Christmas 2018

Photo: Henderson Holidays Rolling coverage of Christmas 2018 celebrated around the world: Henderson, Nevada It’s #Christmas in #Henderson at this years #Winterfest… all part of my final three weeks before I leave for #Oaxaca on Jan 2. Maybe I’ll see @ronmader here today… pic.twitter.com/8QKldHiA6X — Dave Millers Mexico (@DMillersMx) December 8, 2018 Mexico City Comienzan …

Word of the Year 2018

Buzzwords WOTY, aka the Word of the Year, is given by various organizations and highlight language which reflect the popular discourse. Elsewhere on the Webhttps://www.macquariedictionary.com.au/blog/article/536/https://www.merriam-webster.com/words-at-play/word-of-the-year-2018-justicehttps://www.collinsdictionary.com/wotyhttps://www.dictionary.com/e/word-of-the-yearhttps://en.oxforddictionaries.com/word-of-the-year/word-of-the-year-2018 Previously Planeta.com

2018 Native American Day at the Lost City Museum

Poster Kudos Lost City Museum for creating a brick-and-mortar, delicious, face-to-face,and instagrammable coddiwomple. Saturday, December 8 was Native American Day/Holiday Open House. The event featured Native American food, dancers, artists, and crafts people. For sale were jewelry and ceramics, Navajo tacos, and fry bread. There was also a raffle to raise funds for the docents. …

Venezuela 2018

Venezuela Flag Rolling news from Venezuela: November https://www.cfr.org/article/venezuela-rise-and-fall-petrostate August https://qz.com/1348756/venezuala-president-maduro-says-hes-been-attacked-blames-colombia/ John Oliver Planeta.com Venezuela Venezuela Links South America

USA: Immigration Policy Change and Protests 2018

Poster Spotlight on the zero tolerance program of the Trump Administration. In June 2018, networks broadcast live from the USA/Mexico border. Questions What are the immigration proposals? Who are the local reporters, activists and politicians working along the border? 2019https://www.planeta.com/usa-2019-immigration Decemberhttps://fivethirtyeight.com/features/trump-hasnt-needed-the-wall-to-remake-u-s-immigration-policyCommentary: The desperation that drives Central American migrants to the U.S. Caravanshttps://www.politico.com/story/2018/11/16/trump-migrant-migrant-caravan-1000485https://qz.com/1450898/pictures-of-migrant-caravan-and-us-border-tell-different-storieshttps://thehill.com/policy/international/414767-migrant-caravan-splits-into-several-groupshttps://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/ct-migrant-caravan-20181104-story.html Novemberhttps://thehill.com/opinion/immigration/414653-to-be-clear-seeking-asylum-at-the-border-is-not-illegal Octoberhttps://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/30/us/migrant-children-tent-city-texas.html July …

Hopi Festival 2018

Poster Kudos to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) for livestreaming and archiving videos from the Hopi Festival 2018 and many thanks to the organizers and presenters for sharing experiences and wisdom with Rasmuson Theater and the world. NMAI is on the top of our list of places to visit in Washington, …

Australia Climate 2018

Australia flag The rolling conversation about climate change in Australia Headlines ‘We’ll be voting soon’: Students take on PM over climate change https://www.smh.com.au/education/school-students-on-mass-strike-to-protest-climate-change-inaction-20181129-p50j4c.html https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/nov/26/im-striking-from-school-for-climate-change-too-save-the-world-australians-students-should-too https://www.bbc.com/news/amp/world-australia-46380418 Australia named as one of the world’s worst performers Queensland bushfires: Thousands told to flee ‘catastrophic’ threat Embedded Tweets What the kids learn at school.My @smh @theage cartoon. pic.twitter.com/elgKCcijUX — …

Thanksgiving Travel 2018

Poster Thursday, November 22, 2018 is Thanksgiving in the USA, one of the most popular times for domestic travel. 2.7 million passengers were screened in a single day. Questions What are the most popular destinations for Thanksgiving Travel? Are there any special events taking place this Thanksgiving? Headlines https://www.cnbc.com/2018/11/26/midwest-snowstorm-grounds-hundreds-of-post-thanksgiving-flights.html Thanksgiving travel is busy, but smooth, …

Flickr News 2018

November 1, 2018 – News from Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/lookingahead Let’s be candid. Flickr at its best is a place to connect, to discover, and to evolve as photographers and lovers of photography. This is the world’s largest photographer-focused community. Here, together, this newly-independent community can shape the future of photography itself. Today we are announcing updates …

Protected Planet Report 2018

New Report: Protected Planet Report 2018 https://livereport.protectedplanet.net PDF Questions Are there any video presentations, interviews or conversations about the report? Is the report available in other languages? What other relevant reports are published online? About the report Protected Planet Reports are biennial landmark publications that assess the state of protected areas around the world. They …