The four pillars of a decentralized society | Johann Gevers | TEDxZug

Translator: Paulo Oliveros Reviewer: Denise RQ For millions of years, humans lived together in small decentralized network communities of about 30 to 70 people. Everybody knew everybody, and it was hard to get away with doing bad things. But then, about 10,000 years ago, something happened that changed the course of history: the invention of […]

Narcotics Honor Society

Hi! I’m Fux News’ most beloved and popular citizen journalist, Sniffie Macpot! Today, we have an exclusive interview with the fabulous candidate of the upcoming presidential election, Charlotte Chen! So, Candidate Chen, what have you promised to bring to our community? As you all know, in recent years, approximately three days ago, I have been […]

Let’s Talk About Race | Jennifer Chernega | TEDxTrondheim

Translator: Karolina Deryło Reviewer: Denise RQ Please hold up your thumb. Hold it up nice and high. Take a look at it. Compare your thumb to those around you. I specifically want you to look at how bendy the tip of your thumb is, whether it bends back very far or not. Now, my thumb […]

Family Vocabulary

husband father mother sister brother sister in law brother in law father in law mother in law sister in law brother in law grandfather grandmother uncle aunt uncle cousin daughter son daughter in law son in law nephew niece grandson granddaughter parents children

What does next of kin mean?

What does next of kin mean? next of kin. Noun 1. Closest blood relative, heir to inheritance. For example, Lord Bentley has passed away; notify the next of kin. 2. Close friend, spouse, partner (for example on hospital admission form) ;, loved one, one of someone’s close ones.

Dead Poets Society – Students’ Poetry Scene

To Chris. I see a sweetness in her smile. Bright light shines from her eyes. But life is complete. Contentment is mine. Just knowing that… Just knowing that. she’s alive. Sorry, captain, it’s stupid. No, no, it’s not stupid. It’s good effort.It touched on one of the major themes: love. A major theme not only […]

Americans Try To Pronounce Traditional Irish Names

– Irish is a different language? (bouncy music) – [Voiceover] Tigh. – Whaaaat? – Who could forget a tadgch? – Taig. – Tad-g-h? – Tag. – Tod. – Tig? – [Voiceover] Yeah, like the first syllable of tiger. – Ohhhhhhh. – I didn’t see that coming. – [Voiceover] Rosheen. – Uh-oh. We got one of […]

Why Free Speech Is Society’s Immune System | Orrin Johnson | TEDxUniversityofNevada

Translator: Silvina Katz Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Our absolute right to free speech, the ability to publicly share ideas, a right that is absolutely protected by the First Amendment, is civil society’s immune system. It’s not just ideal, it’s necessary to ensure a healthy society. We are more secure, safer and stronger when any idea or […]

Youth and today’s society | Sherman Jackson | TEDxIronwoodStatePrison

Translator: Delia Cohen Reviewer: Ellen Maloney This next young man can lay down some very insightful words when he puts his mind to it. Please welcome my friend, Sherman Jackson. (Applause) January of 2007, I was arrested and tried as an adult at the age of 17. And it was during this time, leading up […]