The race for president in Georgia is deadlocked in the final week of the campaign, with President Donald Trump and Joe Biden in a statistical tie in a state that hasn’t voted Democratic for president since 1992.
Videoconferencing provider refuses to stream a university event featuring a member of a terrorist organization. Academic freedom hawks see virtual teaching platforms as a new front in the fight for faculty rights.
Chris C. Martin@JeffreyASachs Here the rationale is that they're hosting someone who hijacked an airplane in 1969. I don't think they would censor a regular pro-Palestine events.
Names, Mayflower mouth, and the politics of mispronunciation and dispronunciation
Chris C. MartinGood article about how fame rather than Western-ness matters when it comes to pronunciation.
IMHO The reason for the mispronunciation of Indian names is that the first and most common vowel in Hindi is अ which has no
An important thing that explains a lot of things is that good news takes time but bad news happens instantly. Dwight Eisenhower ate a hamburger for dinner on September 24th, 1955. Later that evening he told his wife the onions gave him heartburn....