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Ancient Amphora Recovered by Nonprofit OceanX Delivered to the Republic of Malta

Longview News-Journal 21 Sep 2023
This object will now be available for students and experts to study so as to continue to shed light on the maritime past of the ancient Mediterranean," said Dr ... View original content.https.//

Why We Can’t Get Over the Roman Empire

Time Magazine 21 Sep 2023
Women in Ancient Rome Didn’t Have Equal Rights ... The answer, perhaps, lies in the way that the Romans, more than any other ancient people, seem to offer America a distorted reflection of itself ... In the 21st century, the parallels drawn between ancient Rome and the modern United States tend to be gloomier.

The 9 cheapest European cities for expats to buy property

Business Insider 19 Sep 2023
Eastern European cities dominated, including the home of the ancient city of Heraclea Lyncestis ... The ancient entertainment ... Bitola is the second-largest city in the Republic of North Macedonia and is home to the ancient city of Heraclea Lyncestis, a designated world heritage site.

What really started the American Civil War?

San Francisco Chronicle 18 Sep 2023
slavery. White Southerners left the Union to establish a slave-holding republic; they were dedicated to the preservation of slavery. What’s more, unlike slavery in the ancient world, slavery in the United States was based on race ... .

10 of the Weirdest Things Consumed as Aphrodisiacs

Ancient Origins 16 Sep 2023
Body Scented Bread Dough! The Aphrodisiacs that Spiced Up Sex Lives in the Ancient World ... An Ancient and Unusual Aphrodisiac. How about something slightly less controversial, but much weirder? Hippopotamus sweat may not sound terribly sexy but its origins as an aphrodisiac can be traced back to ancient Egyptian beliefs.

Venice Hasn't Been Added To List Of Endangered World Heritage Sites. But Where Else Made ...

Huffington Post 15 Sep 2023
Landmarks of the Ancient Kingdom of Saba, Marib What sites were already on the list? ... Central African Republic ... Democratic Republic of the Congo ... Syrian Arab Republic. Ancient City of Aleppo (2013), Ancient City of Bosra ... United Republic of Tanzania ... Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of).

Commentary: Framers would likely agree with disqualifying Trump under the 14th Amendment

Hastings Tribune 15 Sep 2023
The threat of Donald Trump, who engaged in such behavior and aided and abetted others, taking office again is likely the greatest internal threat to the American republic in the country’s history ... The Framers admired the Roman Republic rather than the direct democracy of ancient Greece ... Restoring the Republic after Congressional Failure.".

V&A to exhibit four ancient carved stones from Yemen found in London shop

London Evening Standard 13 Sep 2023
The V&A has reached a historic agreement with the Republic of Yemen to research and temporarily care for four ancient carved stones ... .

Chris Hedges: The Pedagogy of Power

Consortium News 12 Sep 2023
The questions have not changed since Plato wrote The Republic ... Hannah Arendt, who wrote The Origins of Totalitarianism, was steeped in the ancient Greeks and Augustine ... The ancient philosophers were not oracles ... We are able to articulate our own values and beliefs, often in opposition to what these ancient philosophers advocated.

The secret to Utah’s thriving economy? Faith, family, and fidelity

Life Site 12 Sep 2023
Help Arthur Goldberg defeat Southern Poverty Law Center. LifeFunder ... Authors Brad Wilcox, Jenet Erickson, and Patrick T ... READ ... Wilcox et al ... READ ... This idea of abolishing the procreative family as a social unit is an ancient one, going back to Plato’s “Republic” and reappearing at intervals throughout the history of socialist theory and experimentation ... .

Central Asian state bans keeping tigers and crocodiles as pets

Russia Today 09 Sep 2023
Uzbekistan has cited the need to protect the environment and endangered species ... The Uzbek legislature adopted the amendments in May and the Senate approved them last month ... About 80% of Uzbekistan’s territory is classified as a desert. The landlocked former Soviet republic sits on the ancient Silk Road trade route ... .

G20: India to use innovative tech-based exhibition to project itself as 'liberal democracy' to world leaders

Indian Express 08 Sep 2023
Foreigners who visited India in ancient times and documented their experiences have also been highlighted. Megasthenes, an ancient Greek historian and ... \u201cThere are also many historical references to republic states in ancient India where the rulers were not hereditary.

UPSC Essentials : Daily Subject-wise quiz | History, Culture, and Social Issues (Week 22)

Indian Express 05 Sep 2023
Buddhists established universities in ancient times at Dhanyakataka (Amaravathi) and Nagarjunakonda ... \u2014\u00a0The Eighth Schedule to the Constitution of India lists only 22 official languages of the Republic of India. \u2014\u00a0The National Mission for Manuscripts primarily deals with ancient scripts of manuscripts.

COLUMN: In Trump they trust: Bread and circuses

Tahlequah Daily Press 02 Sep 2023
WASHINGTON – An ancient Roman poet foresaw former President Donald Trump as a deposed ruler raging to regain power ... Yet he also aimed his pen at the people, who lost their right to govern the proud Roman republic ... Back in ancient Rome, the common people, the masses fell prey to a cynical political strategy, "bread and circuses.".

Opinion: Republicans blind to brutal Roman emperor in Trump

Lawrence Journal World 01 Sep 2023
Washington — An ancient Roman poet foresaw former President Donald Trump as a deposed ruler raging to regain power in a famous line, with “bread and circuses.” ... Yet he also aimed his pen at the people, who lost their right to govern the proud Roman republic.