Monthly Archives: August 2022

Multiple Charlottesville streams listed as altered by Virginia DEQ

Rivanna River, Meadow Creek, Moores Creek, Schenks Branch, and Lodge Creek have been identified by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality as impaired due to excessive levels of sediment and/or bacteria. Other waterways in Charlottesville face similar challenges, although they have not been formally assessed by the DEQ. The City …

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Connecting with the Past: Creating Memories in Morocco with Touro

Education and adventure went hand in hand on this exciting summer trip to Touro led by Professor Simcha Fishbane. Students earned three college credits by visiting nine cities and numerous villages. We experienced varied cultures in each locality, from a visit to Rabat to a panoramic tour of Casablanca and …

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FIFA World Cup Qatar Profile and Prediction

By Gabriel Cazotto,South American Office ManagerBOX SCORE | August 27, 2022 Qatar – Money and investments If you don’t have world stars, buy them. Qatar’s money and investments have attracted talent from around the world, and their academy for young talent similar to that of Barcelona’s La Masia – Qatar’s …

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Morocco recalls Tunisian envoy to Western Sahara

Rabat recalls its ambassador after Tunisian President Kais Saied received Brahim Ghali of the Polisario Front which claims the independence of Western Sahara, a disputed territory that Morocco considers its own. Morocco says Tunisia’s decision to host Brahim Ghali “flagrantly confirms its hostility”. (AP Archive) Morocco recalled its ambassador to …

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Cafe De Anatolia Strengthens Feminism With Odna Live From The Desert

“macicais a Polish song spell created to help women awaken and embody their full power. The song was written during a full moon in a flow of trance improvisation, as part of Odna Experienceof the ceremonial process, with a Canadian-Egyptian- Adam Hus, who beautifully surrendered to the feminine energy and …

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CASEY: Consumer lawyer warns of ‘zombie second mortgages’ | Local News

One Virginia attorney I’m trying to keep tabs on is Kristi Cahoon Kelly, a consumer protection attorney based in Northern Virginia. In 2014, I wrote a story about how she helped a Pittsylvania County landlord, Carrie Arthur, fight a foreclosure on a $130,000 mortgage. After his mortgage lender illegally trashed …

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Earnings roundup: Big oil CFOs brace for inflation, eye demand

Although CFOs in the energy and oil sectors raised concerns about inflation and a potential recession during their second quarter earnings calls, companies in the sector reported results positive – and indeed, record high – for the quarter, as well as confidence in their ability to weather an increasingly likely …

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City Life Org – Joe’s Pub Announces Second Annual Habibi Festival Lineup October 11-15 – Sounds of Mauritania, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Palestine with Noura Mint Seymali, Bedouin Burger, Bnat El Houariyat & Esraa Warda, Yacine Boulares ‘Night in Tunisia + More!

Bnat El Houariyat and Esraa Warda: Courtesy of the artist JOE’S PUB ANNOUNCES SECOND ANNUAL 2022 HABIBI FESTIVAL SCHEDULE OCTOBER 11-15 SOUTH-WEST ASIAN AND NORTH AFRICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL WITH NOURA MINT SEYMALI, BEDOUIN BURGER AND THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF BNAT EL HOUARIYAT & ESRAA WARDA AND YACINE BOULARES NIGHT IN …

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The madness of trying to remove Thomas Jefferson from the University of Virginia

(© David Matthew Lyons – stock.adobe.com) The student newspaper at my alma mater, the University of Virginia, wants the school to distance itself from its founder, Thomas Jefferson, by removing his name from buildings and memorials dedicated to him from the grounds. “There’s a reason the local Charlottesville Klu Klux …

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Faced with economic difficulties, Tunisians celebrate the return of the music festival

Algerian singer Nedjim Bouizzoul performs at the Carthage Roman Theater during the 56th edition of the Carthage International Festival on August 5, 2022. Photo: AFP Algerian singer Amazigh Kateb performs at the Roman theater in Carthage on August 5, 2022. Photo: AFP Over the past five weeks, thousands of people …

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Trace the ancient caravan routes through Morocco

Breadcrumb Links International travel “The Sahara is constantly changing, so it has its own charm and character” Author of the article: Postmedia News Pamela Roth A camel waits to take travelers for a ride in the Sahara desert. Photo by Mirko Freund. Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are …

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Inside “The House of the Dragon,” This Year’s Most Anticipated Show

DUBAI: Few TV shows (or movies, or any other type of media) have had such a cultural impact as “Game of Thrones”. Throughout its eight-year run, which began in 2011, the sprawling fantasy series based on the books by George RR Martin has captivated audiences around the world (for both …

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Death toll rises as flooding continues across Sudan

Heavy rains continue across Sudan as several states have yet to account for all the victims of the recent floods. 52 deaths have been recorded so far, but this figure is expected to increase. As of August 13, a report by the Sudanese National Council for Civil Defense (UNDRR) said …

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Popular Fast-Casual Restaurant Honeygrow Partners with DailyPay to Boost Employee Hiring and Seniority

NEW YORK – In an effort to provide its employees with financial wellness tools, honeygrow implements popular pay-as-you-go benefits honeygrow, the fast-casual concept based in Philadelphia, is partnering with DailyPay, the leader in on-demand payment. Thanks to this partnership, employees of the Honeygrow restaurant can now access their salary after …

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Honeygrow, a popular fast-casual restaurant, partners with DailyPay to boost employee hiring and seniority

In an effort to provide its employees with financial wellness tools, honeygrow is implementing a popular pay-as-you-go benefit NEW YORK, August 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Honeygrow, the philadelphia creambased on the fast-casual concept, partners with DailyPay, the leader in on-demand payment. Thanks to this partnership, employees of the Honeygrow restaurant …

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World Amazigh Congress accuses Morocco of maintaining racist policies – Middle East Monitor

The World Amazigh Congress (CMA) has criticized the Moroccan government for “maintaining dangerous state racism against Amazighs” – the indigenous people of North Africa. In a recent press release from the end of last month, the CMA criticized the current government of Prime Minister Aziz Akhannouch, who is of Amazigh …

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The World Amazigh Congress denounces anti-Amazigh racism in Morocco

The World Amazigh Congress lambasted Morocco’s prime minister for exploiting Amazigh identity as a folkloric facade to score political points for his party while treating indigenous culture as a subculture vis-a-vis Arab identity . “Mr. Akhannouch shows once again that he and his government (…) ignore and even fight the …

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Morocco after the Arab Spring

Rebellion in the Rif The cultivation, trade and smuggling of hashish constitute the main source of wealth in the Rif, along the northern coast. It is one of the most disadvantaged regions of Morocco and is distinguished culturally by its Amazighness and politically by its history of rebellion and repeated …

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The fire of an Orthodox church in Egypt “caused by a short circuit”

A fire at a Coptic Orthodox church in Egypt’s Giza province during Sunday mass that claimed the lives of at least 41 people was caused by a short circuit in a generator, according to the attorney general. According to initial findings, the fire was caused by a short circuit. [Getty] …

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One dead and dozens injured in stage collapse at festival in Spain

A view shows the venue for the Medusa music festival after high winds caused part of a stage to collapse, in Cullera, near Valencia, Spain, August 13, 2022. REUTERS/Eva Manez One person was killed and dozens were injured when high winds caused part of a stage to collapse during a …

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Moroccan students create a Tamazight medical guide to bridge a language gap

Youssef Khabbal, a professor at the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy who oversaw the students’ work on the guide, said the initiative was driven by self-motivation, based on medical workers’ experiences of communication difficulties. with Amazigh patients. “I worked in Tinghir, a Tamazight-speaking province in southeastern Morocco,” Khabbal told Al-Fanar …

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Egyptian border communities cut off from adequate health care, says new briefing

انقر هنا لقراءة هذا البيان باللغة العربية. Nubian, Bedouin and Amazigh communities in Egypt have struggled to access adequate health services during the Covid-19 pandemic, a new briefing released by Minority Rights Group International (MRG) reveals. This protracted health crisis for these marginalized groups is occurring despite a national commitment …

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Sudan’s Nile sit-in against harmful mining practices enters second week

Berber — A sit-in against toxic and harmful mining practices in Nile State has entered its second week. The sit-in reportedly succeeded in stopping all mining operations in the area, including those of a Russian gold mining company. Local authorities made promises to protesters. The sit-in was organized by residents …

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Best Fast Personal Loans for Quick Cash 2022 – Forbes Advisor

Founded in 2012 and based in Chicago, Avant is a consumer lending platform that offers secured and unsecured personal loans through a third-party bank (WebBank). Unsecured loans are available in Washington, DC and in all states except Hawaii, Iowa, New York, Vermont, West Virginia and Maine. The platform specializes in …

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Indigenous resistance movements around the world face head-on the struggle for survival, justice and dignity

In 1982, the United Nations proclaimed August 9 as the International Day of Indigenous Peoples. Indigenous peoples everywhere, from Asia to Africa and Latin America, are constantly fighting to defend their cultures, their territories and, above all, their rights. The Chao Lay in Thailand, for example, are denied citizenship by …

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10 phenomenal stargazing experiences you can have in 2022

Amazing astronomical phenomena have already happened in 2022, but the splendor of the sky is not over yet, and the best is saved for last. People will enjoy the best stargazing conditions in fall and winter. So if seeing constellations, planets, and even the Milky Way are things on travelers’ …

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Algeria’s latest step towards English in education poses logistical challenges

“We all know that the education sector is the biggest employer in Algeria. All disciplines except English are saturated. English will be taught in primary schools this year, so I chose to study it at university. Fouad Rajeh A recent high school graduate Othman Hamna, director of education for the …

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People trying to avoid legal usury: credit card balances, bad debts, third-party collections, and second-quarter bankruptcies

Buy-Now-Pay-Later (BNPL) lenders face a tougher reality. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. Credit card balances jumped $46 billion to $887 billion in the second quarter, which was still down 4.3% from the peak in the fourth quarter of 2019 and was just a hair above what it was in …

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Selina Celebrates Sixteen New Openings and Signings Worldwide in Q2

NEW YORK – Selina, the fast-growing experiential and lifestyle hospitality brand targeting Millennials and Gen Z travelers, announced today that it has celebrated the opening of eight new properties in Greece, in Australia, Portugal, Panama, the United States, Morocco and Israel during the second quarter of 2022. It also signed …

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‘The Forgiven’ explores the haves and have-nots – Metro Philadelphia

By María Estévez, MWN Based on Lawrence Osborne’s 2012 novel of the same name, “The Forgiven” stars Jessica Chastain, Ralph Fiennes, Matt Smith and Said Taghmaoui. Chastain and Fiennes play as a wealthy couple who travel to Morocco for a weekend of debauchery at the sprawling desert estate of a …

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An eco-friendly paradise in rural Morocco – Travel Weekly

While a trip to Morocco often begins and ends with visiting the big cities like Marrakech for most people, it is worth getting out of town to explore the High Atlas mountains. For anyone who likes to be surrounded by serenity, nature, and traditional Berber hospitality (and in the cooler …

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