Sat.Jan 05, 2019

embrace the snowflakes

Harold Jarche

Why in the age of the internet does the British army need the ‘snowflake generation’ more than ever? Their compassion in dealing with local populations, and their technological prowess, are essential qualities in any modern military operation.

Skills 209

Sixties the Nostalgia Decade for Gen Y?

Nine Shift

A leading contender for Gen Y nostalgia and interest might be the 1960s. -I I told my son Willie I had this great record, In A Gada Da Vida, by Iron Butterfly, recorded in 1968. "No No you don't, he replied. I took it years ago.". -I

Issues 130

Foreign Planes Are Prohibited, but Foreign Trains Are Fine?

Nine Shift

T ell me if I am wrong here. But my understanding is: -A foreign airline cannot fly from one U.S. city to another U.S. city. -A foreign train company can build and run passenger trains from one U.S. city to another U.S. city. . KLM, British Airways, Air France, etc. are deemed a risk to our national security since they are not owned by a domestic company. Domestic companies are presumably subject to the laws and regulations of the U.S.