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town·ship /ˈtounˌSHip/ noun …(in South Africa) a suburb or city of predominantly black occupation, formerly officially designated for black occupation by apartheid legislation. Soweto, a township southwest of Johannesburg, has seen rapid development since the end of Apartheid in 1994 and while it’s still a very low-income area, it remains incredibly significant in South Africa, […]

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I recently had the opportunity to travel to from Thailand into Laos along the Mekong river. I spent a few days exploring around the river, and a few days traveling along it by very slow boat. For most of the people we saw, the river is life. It provides the economy, power, and food for […]

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