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World Affairs Council of Western Michigan Announces 2016 Great Decisions Global Discussion Series

by World Affairs Council of Western Michigan (World Affairs C...)

Submitted 01-29-2016 under NONPROFITS

  Grand Rapids, Michigan, January 18, 2016 – Global migration, climate change, cybersecurity, genocide prevention and normalizing relations with Cuba are a few of the dynamic topics being explored as the World Affairs Council of Western...

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Is Korean Reunification Possible? with Dr. James Person, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington D.C.

by World Affairs Council of Western Michigan (World Affairs C...)

Submitted 01-29-2016 under

At the end of World War II, Korea was divided in two. Today, North and South Korea couldn’t be further apart. Concerns over North Korea’s supposed hydrogen bomb testing has created heightened tensions between North Korea and the world....

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Journey into the “Hermit Kingdom”

by Grand Rapids Public Library (grpl)

Submitted 07-08-2014 under

North Korea recently lifted the ban for American travelers, but it is still not easy to get there. Once one arrives, the restrictions placed on tourists by the Party make for exasperating, yet surprisingly rewarding experiences. Dick Gauthier will...

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Downtown art show event raises awareness about North Korea crisis

by Karie Schulenburg (Karie Schulenburg)

Submitted 04-16-2012 under OPINION

For a small country, North Korea poses a big and mysterious threat to the world. North Korea is known for high walls, machine guns and a domineering government. North Korea takes extreme measures to keep the rest of the world out of their country,...

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"The People's Crisis" documentary outlines horrors of North Korean government

by Ryan McCarthy (RyGuyMac)

Submitted 04-10-2012 under OPINION

Grace Eyre was walking with a purpose down Wealthy Street last week. She is Mutually Human's Content Specialist and was posting flyers in local businesses, trying to get people aware of the film event showing on Saturday evening. Her...

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