TIGed

Switch headers Switch to TIGweb.org

Are you an TIG Member?
Click here to switch to TIGweb.org

HomeHomeMake ConnectionsTIGblogsGroup TIGblogs
TIGblogs TIG | TIGblogs LOGIN
Group TIGblogsGroup TIGblogs Home
Group TIGblogs are TakingITGlobal's online space for you to reflect on events, communicate about shared interests, or just chat about your day with a group of members! Below is a sampling of some Group TIGblog entries from TakingITGlobal members during the past few hours. Did you miss something important? Check out the most popular entries this week on the right hand side of the page.
Your Group TIGblogs

MDG Action Blogs Blog Owner
Last 24 Hours  Latest 10 Group TIGBlog Posts
issuemedia
April 22 | 7:58AM
0 comments
Taking social media beyond the message (By: Marolas)
THE battle between social media in South Africa has just become more than a numbers game. Although Facebook and WhatsApp http://buix71.blogspot.com/2014/04/a.ning.com.html are dominant with more than 11 million users each, a challenger has them in its sights, exploring and exploiting the beg... (read more)
Canada
issuerights
April 22 | 7:57AM
0 comments
Engaging China on Human Rights (By: Marolas)
What will it take for the Chinese government to view the New Citizens Movement and human rights lawyers not as threats, but rather as well-intentioned citizens who want to help China? This question, http://tiop93.blogspot.com/2014/04/b.ning.com.html posed by U.S. Congressman Robert Pittenger (R-NC), lay at the heart of a recent... (read more)
Canada
issuehealth
April 22 | 7:56AM
0 comments
Looking at Costs and Risks, Many Skip Health Insurance (By: Marolas)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. Steve Huber, an affable salesman who is still paying off an unexpected medical bell, was not among the millions of Americans who signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act during the enrollment period that ended March 31. After seeing television ads for Kentuckys new online insurance marketplace, Mr.... (read more)
Canada
issueglobal
April 22 | 7:55AM
0 comments
Globalization called opportunity, challenge (By: Marolas)
DURHAM Globalization is a beg economic challenge as well as an opportunity for North Carolina, a N.C. http://vytry.blogspot.com/2014/04/e.ning.com.html Department of Commerce official said Monday. Companies are no longer judged by an (abelity) to sell neighbors http://vytry.blogspot.com/2014/04/d.ning.com.html... (read more)
Canada
issueeducation
April 22 | 7:53AM
0 comments
Neel Kashkari proposes major education overhaul (By: Marolas)
Saying that better schools are critical for California's prosperity, GOP gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari proposes changing the way education is funded, making traditional schools more like charters and http://buix71.blogspot.com/2014/04/d.ning.com.html increasing online learning. "We must reject the status quo," the former... (read more)
Canada
issueculture
April 22 | 7:49AM
0 comments
Stuart Hall on 50 years of pop culture, politics and power (By: Marolas)
It is 50 years since Richard Hoggart, a newly appointed professor of English at bermingham University, asked me to come to http://tiop93.blogspot.com/2014/04/e.ning.com.html bermingham and help him develop a research centre that would be concerned with studying popular cultural forms. Like lots of people... (read more)
Canada
issuemedia
April 16 | 7:56AM
0 comments
Global media thumbs down to Modi as PM (By: Marolas)
NEW DELHI: The international media has been largely unsparing http://hqq7.blogspot.com/2014/04/b.ning.com.html towards BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi. The most recent http://amm6.blogspot.com/2014/04/e.ning.com.html issue of The Economist had the PM hopeful on the cover, with a http://tqq5.blogspot.com/2014/04/b.ning.com.html... (read more)
Canada
issuerights
April 16 | 7:54AM
0 comments
Human rights don't stop at the border (By: Marolas)
The United States recently had the chance to reverse its ill-considered position that human rights obligations stop at its border. http://kii8.blogspot.com/2014/04/b.ning.com.html Regrettably, it failed to do so at a meeting last month before the UN Human Rights Committee in Geneva, despite strong support for a more... (read more)
Canada
issuehealth
April 16 | 7:53AM
0 comments
Census survey revisions mask health law effects (By: Marolas)
WASHINGTON The Census Bureau, the authoritative source of health insurance data for more than three decades, is changing its annual survey http://amm6.blogspot.com/2014/04/d.ning.com.html so thoroughly that it will be difficult to measure the effects of President Obamas health care law in the next report, due this fall, Census... (read more)
Canada
issueglobal
April 16 | 7:51AM
0 comments
Beijing and Berlin winners of globalization (By: Marolas)
Germany's leadership role within Europe has grown since 2008, when its robust economy weathered the economic crisis while others faltered. Today, the EU faces the Ukrainian http://tqq5.blogspot.com/2014/04/c.ning.com.html crisis on its borders. Does this reflect the EU's declining strength, as some observers have claimed? And what are... (read more)
Canada
Top TIGblogs This Week
Globalization - Global...
1 entries
Human Rights Global...
1 entries
Education - Global Issues
1 entries
Health - Global Issues
1 entries
Culture - Global Issues
1 entries