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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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Do I really need ESL?

By Scorpion Sting, published on May 15, 2013

Do I really need English as a second language? That is a question I had to ask myself shortly before I left work today. Why? Well, right before I was to go home for the day I got an e-mail from our Human Resources Department. It actually wasn't just sent to me, it was sent companywide. I wasn't sure if I should be offended or flattered to be honest. I had to read the entire thing twice to fully gather what was being said. Where it all pisses me off quite a bit is because, out of my own pocket, I took courses in both Spanish and Portuguese, both to help me be able to communicate both verbally... (more)

Tags: language, second, english, esl

The Second Democratic Election in the DRC.

By MUGISHO N.THEOPHILE, published on Nov 30, 2011

The Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC has been under the fires of rebellions for more than a decade. The wars that the country has been experiencing were a hard moment for Congolese. The first free election in 2006, since the DRC got its independence in 1960 brought Joseph Kabila at the head of the country for five years. This year, November 28, a new election was organized. Incumbent president Kabila affronted 10 other president candidates among whom the eternal opponent Tshisekedi Etienne. At the same day legislative election was also held; there were 500 seats for which more than 1800 individuals... (more)

Tags: democratic, election, second, the drc.

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