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F1 Visa Insurance | F1 Student Insurance

F1 Student Visa Insurance<p>International Students studying in the USA are most typically entering on an F1 Visa, or F2 for dependents. Here are all the …

Teaching Poetry of the Immigrant Experience

Give me your tired, your poor,<br>Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,<br>The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.<br>Send these, the homeless, …

Black culture isn't the problem - systemic inequality is

Bill Clinton isn’t the first person to blame ‘black-on-black crime’ for higher poverty and prison rates among black Americans<p>The idea that it is black folks and our supposedly immoral and savage culture that creates our disproportionate rates of poverty and imprisonment is everywhere: cop shows, …

Bill Clinton

Multicultural Education Definition

<b>Multicultural education</b> refers to any form of education or teaching that incorporates the histories, texts, values, beliefs, and perspectives of …

Education

U.S. Schools Gear Up for Surge of Young Immigrants

—Eric Gay/AP<p>As the federal government scrambles to respond to an unprecedented surge of unaccompanied minors streaming across the U.S.-Mexico border, …

What the best education systems are doing right

In South Korea and Finland, it’s not about finding the “right” school.<p>Fifty years ago, both South Korea and Finland had terrible education systems. …

Education

Bernie Sanders's Successful Insurgency

Win or lose, the Democrat has already accelerated a major generational shift within the Democratic party.<p>Bernie Sanders’s resounding victory in Tuesday’s Wisconsin primary cements his status as one of the Democratic Party’s most successful insurgents ever, even as it leaves him still facing a steep …

Trump’s Weak Delegate Operation Could Derail His Nomination

There’s a recurring question among the Republicans gathering in Colorado at state and local conventions to choose delegates this week: “Where’s Donald Trump?”<p>Colorado is a rare state where party officials choose delegates without any input from a primary or caucus vote. The bulk of the state’s 37 …

Government

How 'Citizens United' Is Helping Hillary Clinton's White House Bid

<b>The full version of this story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washington, D.C.</b><p>In this year’s presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton has criticized the flood of so-called "dark money" that has dominated …

Government

Cruz's winning ways have yet to win over fellow GOP senators

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Ted Cruz's growing success with voters isn't rubbing off on his fellow GOP senators, who remain decidedly cool to his …

Republicans

White House won’t back bill forcing tech companies to break encryption

The White House is refusing to publicly support new draft legislation that would give judges the right to force tech companies like Apple to help law enforcement break encrypted data.<p>The measure was put forward by Sens. Richard Burr and Dianne Feinstein, respectively the Republican chair and top …

Privacy

Stocks Slide As Investors Move Away From Risk

Dollar hits lowest level against Japanese yen since 2014<p>By<p>Aaron Kuriloff and<p>Aaron Kuriloff<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@kuriloff<p>aaron.kuriloff@wsj.com<p>Min Zeng<p>Min Zeng<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@minzengwsj<p>min.zeng@wsj.com<p>Stocks slid, the yen strengthened and U.S. government bonds rose in a …

Stock Markets

6 Unique Cultural Events You Must Attend in Your Lifetime (and may not know about!) - Global Roaming

<i>In a world full of knowledge, it is not very often that we are unaware of big events and special occasions in the world. Since experiencing over 35</i> …

Australia Day

European Union ponders better way to deal with migrants

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union took its first steps Wednesday toward a fundamental reform of its defective migration policy, which has heaped …

North Africa

One of Libya's two rival governments says it is disbanding

One of Libya's two rival governments has announced it is disbanding in what could be a small step towards eventually resolving the country's long-running political crisis.<p>The National Salvation government, an Islamist body based in Tripoli and backed by key militias, said it was disbanding to …

Nato could do more on extremism, says British general

<b>Nato could do more to support countries that are running counter-radicalisation programmes, the UK's top representative in the alliance has told the BBC.</b><p>Gen Sir Adrian Bradshaw said Nato should promote successful strategies so other countries could follow them.<p>He explained how Jordan was training …

Radicalization

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron Is Under Fire Over His Father's Offshore Fund

British Prime Minister David Cameron is under increasing pressure over suggestions that he stands to benefit from an offshore investment fund his …

Almost Half Of World Heritage Sites Are Threatened, Report Finds

These UNESCO-protected sites hold "outstanding value to humanity."<p>Nearly half of the planet's world heritage sites are threatened by development, despite international protections, according to a report released Wednesday by the World Wildlife Fund.<p>The 229 heritage sites in 96 countries include …

Biodiversity

Libya's self-declared National Salvation government steps down

Announcement comes as new UN-brokered unity government seeks to establish itself in Tripoli<p>One of Libya’s rival governments has resigned, a step that helps efforts by a new, UN-brokered unity government to assert itself in the capital Tripoli despite opposition from some local militias.<p>In a …

Middle East

'Monster cattle-eating alligator' is shot in Florida

<b>A hunter in the US has told the BBC how he shot an 800lb (360kg) alligator that was feasting on his farm's cattle.</b><p>Professional hunter Lee Lightsey said the 15 ft (4.5m) beast was one of the biggest he had come across in 18 years and required a tractor to move it.<p>Mr Lightsey and hunting guide Blake …

Alligator

Zika virus leads to short blood supply in Arizona

PHOENIX — United Blood Services officials have asked for donors in the Phoenix area to give a pint to help boost the blood supply, which has been cut by the Zika virus.<p>Southern Arizona has been hard hit because of donor travel to Mexico, a Zika virus-risk country, severely affecting donations. UBS …

Public Health

‘One person, one vote’ battle not over despite court ruling

The Supreme Court decision Monday that said states can continue to count all residents, not just eligible voters, when drawing election districts was seen as a blow to conservatives who challenged the current system -- but the debate is not going away.<p>While the 8-0 decision Monday was unanimous, it …

New No-Surgery Weight Loss Procedure Shows Promise

Cheryl Denby had tried everything to lose weight.<p>But by age 48, she was becoming more obese, miserable and her weight had started to cause her major health problems.<p>“I was in pain most days, my back, my knees, and it was hard to do daily things like laundry, grocery store, just getting up to get …

Weight Loss

An international manhunt is on for the man behind a massive European illegal immigration racket

Police globally are searching for master of disguise and expert forger Chen Xiaomin, who ran the highly lucrative operation and who, according to reports, was last seen in the Indonesian capital, Jakarta.<p>According to court documents obtained by the <i>Post</i>, Chen - a native of economic powerhouse …

New prime minister rounds out Vietnam's leadership trio

Vietnam's National Assembly has confirmed a new prime minister. Nguyen Xuan Phuc vowed to improve the investment environment, fight corruption and …

S. Sudan rebels move into capital; risky part of peace deal

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Armed South Sudanese rebels have begun taking up positions in the capital, a risky but crucial step to end two years of …

Africa

Saudi coalition used US bombs in obliterating Yemen market

CAIRO (AP) — A Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels and their allies in Yemen used U.S.-supplied bombs in an airstrike last month on a market …

Middle East

2 Lebanese-Australian children freed after Beirut abduction

BEIRUT (AP) — Ibtissam Berri was taking her two Australian-Lebanese grandchildren to school when she saw a car parked on the street and a cameraman …

Middle East

First on CNN: Top U.S. intel official: European countries ignoring terrorist tracking tools

<b>(CNN) —</b> A top U.S. counterterrorism official in charge of ensuring terrorists do not make it into the United States said European countries can do more to screen terrorists because they don't take full advantage of tools the U.S. has offered in the fight against terrorism.<p>"It's concerning that our …

European Union

Texas School Cop On Leave After Video Shows Body-Slam of Student

A Texas school district is investigating a disturbing incident in which a student is seen on video being slammed to the ground by a school police officer.<p>The incident occurred at Rhodes Middle School on March 29, the San Antonio Independent School District said in a statement Wednesday.<p>“The video …

Middle School