I don't normally put these articles in any order but when I saw I had this one near the bottom I moved it up to the very top. MY FAVORITE READ FROM THIS PAST WEEK. A USNA Classmate has put together a detailed look and program for organizing your digital life.
Madagascar continue de fermer les yeux sur le trafic du bois de rose
Some key quotes for my non-francophone readers regarding rosewood trafficking in Madagascar:
- From one diplomat--The entire world is sick and tired of Madagascar's double talk
- No one can even really measure the amount of natural resources being pillaged by Madagascar's political elite
LEARNING FROM RICH MULLINS – A RAGAMUFFIN AT THE DOOR OF GOD’S MERCY
Will definitely check out this movie from about two years back
Life aboard a hospital ship
Great short article on the great work done by the volunteers at Mercy Ships!
‘Excellent Daughters,’ by Katherine Zoepf
Looks like a very interesting read by someone who worked for years with these women.
My Last Day as a Surgeon
Ugh, a heart breaking article excerpted from the surgeon's swan song/book.
We’ve lost our consciousness of the Bible
This article hits the nail on the head as the majority of the news/media establishment no longer has even a modicum of knowledge regarding what many Americans still believe.
Sean Penn is a college freshman’s Che Guevara T-shirt personified
For real though. Talk about the lack of a moral compass.
Why We Write About War
The short answer: We write to know we are not alone.
THE MOST IMPORTANT QUESTION OF YOUR LIFE
Such a great post: what do you want so much that you are willing to endure pain to achieve/get it?
Brookings: Foresight Africa--Top Priorities for the Continent in 2016
A good reference and starting point for analysis.