Burma: The Forgotten Land

By Yaël Ossowski | The Stateless Man Outside of the Western democratic world, it is often an unfortunate fact that abundant resources and lack of fundamental institutions condemn a nation to despotic or even tyrannical rule, often by a military junta or relentless dictator. Young Buddhist monks brace the wind in Mandalay, Burma. (Photo by […]

Next generation of ESFL Local Coordinators gathers in Germany to carry torch of freedom

GUMMERSBACH — Undeterred by the shaky political and economic climate of the European continent, 51 Local Coordinators from European Students For Liberty gathered in Germany this week to train, discuss strategies and ideas, and find the best way forward for promoting social and economic freedoms on university campuses across Europe. Representing 28 different nations, from Iceland to Turkey, […]

Update from Southeast Asia

Greetings to listeners. I’m in the last leg of my long journey across Myanmar, Thailand, and Indonesia. Because of uncertain Internet connections and general lack of time, I haven’t been able to record a new show in a few weeks, but I am here to assure you that I am returning in due form very […]

Why the World Needs Translators: Édition Lac-Mégantic

For any run-of-the-mill business based in rural America, mastering the art of a foreign language is seldom present on the all-important list of corporate goals and long-term strategies to guarantee success. But if the events of Lac-Mégantic, Québec are any indication, companies should be prepared to go above and beyond in accounting for any cultural or linguistic barriers which […]

Site 2.0 and Learning Small Code

It only took me a few days of background work, but I’ve completed the re-design of the pages I use to represent myself on the net: yael.ca blog.yael.ca news.yael.ca linkblog.yael.ca My intro page has been set up as a bonjour, welcoming readers, breaking down my affiliations, linking my other web sites, and displaying a short biography. […]

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