Best Chinese Construction Projects in Africa & Portraits of China Africa

The Ming Dynasty voyages of Chineseadmiral Zheng He and his fleet, which rounded the coast of Somalia and followed the coast down to the Mozambique Channel. The goal of those expeditions was to spreadChinese culture and signal Chinese strength. Zheng brought gifts and granted titles from the Ming emperor to the local rulers, with the aim of establishing a large number oftributary states.[3] In October […]

White privilege was invented to discourage blacks kids from trying to succeed

|Share on  Sh on ema March 18, 2015 White privilege was invented to discourage blacks kids from trying to succeed By Patricia L. Dickson After reading yesterday’s AT article “Teaching Racial Hatred” by David Deming, professor of arts and sciences at the University of Oklahoma, I realized something that had not occurred to me earlier about […]

Highest paying subjects for professors

Traditionally, Assistant Professor has been the usual entry-level rank for faculty on the “tenure track“, although this depends on the institution and the field. Then, promotion to the rank of Associate Professor usually indicates that a tenure-track professor has been granted tenure at the institution. Those hired as Assistant Professors on a traditional tenure track will usually attain the […]

Highest paying school districts for first time teachers

#1. Katonah-Lewisboro School District, Katonah, NY ($84,407) Image Source If you ever wondered if a teacher could really make a good salary, head north of Long Island, New York.  This area has some of the best paid school districts in the nation.  In fact, the salaries are so competitive in the region that it was difficult to come […]

Best skylines in America

  1.New York City, New York 11 over 1000 feet and 9 under construction New York has 4 downtowns. Midtown, Lower Manhattan, Downtown Brooklyn, Downtown, Queens 11 skylines in the area Tallest building height 1,792 Average height of 5 tallest buildings – 1392 Tallest new building 1,550 foot Central Park Tower Total skyscrapers – 257 […]

Cape Town to Cairo highway

The Cape to Cairo Road or Pan-African Highway, sometimes called the Great North Road in sub-Saharan Africa, was a proposed road that would stretch the length of Africa, from Cape Town to Cairo, through the Cape to Cairo Red Lineof British colonies. The proposal was similar to the Cape to Cairo Railway, another proposed infrastructure project through the same colonies. Neither were completed before British colonial rule […]