Websites on Global Issues

"There is a common tendency to ignore the poor or to develop some rationalisation for the good fortune of the fortunate." - John Kenneth Galbraith

The following is a list of websites that deal with global issues. I suggest using these as a start for your search:

PRIMARY SOURCE: - This website has extensive resources on global issues, so I would strongly recommend starting here.

//Half The Sky//

Half the Sky lays out an agenda for the world's women and three major abuses: sex trafficking and forced prostitution; gender-based violence including honor ...
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Websites for Literature - //Poetry//, Poems, Bios & More

A resource from the Academy of American Poets with thousands of poems, essays, biographies, weekly features, and poems for love and every occasion.

Famous Poets and Poems - Read and Enjoy //Poetry//

Famous Poets and Poems is a free poetry site. We have a large collection of poems and quotes from over 550 poets. Read and Enjoy Poetry.

Winners of the //Nobel Prize// in Literature

A comprehensive list of Nobel Prize Laureates in Literature, at the Nobel ... HERTA MÜLLER who, with the concentration of poetry and the frankness of prose, ...

The 2010 //Nobel Prize// in Literature: Week Two - Words Without Borders

Sep 28, 2010 ... The 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature: Week Two. By Susan Harris ... for the Nobel Prize, despite her wide recognition among American poetry ...



Websites for the Arts - Music, Dance, Paintings, Sculpture

//World Music///CRASHarts

Non-profit organization presenting music and dance from Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas in concert series and educational programs.

Home : National Geographic //World Music//

Discover the best and most comprehensive world and international music at Nat Geo Music. -

Putumayo //World Music// - Official Site

Putumayo World Music is a record label presenting the best in Latin, African, Reggae, Celtic and other world music compilations.


World Music Network website has features, reviews and Mp3s, an extensive online shop, and fantastic special offers on world music.

Museum of //Fine Arts//, Boston: Home

Textile and Fashion Arts · Recent Acquisitions · Conservation and Collections Management ... Museum of Fine Arts, Boston ...

Smithsonian Institution

America's national educational facility with 19 museums, 9 research centers and over 140 affiliate museums around the world.

The Metropolitan //Museum// of Art, New York:

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Web site features information on upcoming museum events, fine art exhibits, special exhibitions, the Met collection and art ...