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: http://resources.primarysource.org/globaleducation - This website has extensive resources on global issues, so I would strongly recommend starting here.
UNICEF: http://teachunicef.org/
KIVA: http://www.kiva.org/
FRONTLINE: http://www.pbs.org/frontlineworld/stories/uganda601/
GLOBAL ISSUES: http://www.globalissues.org/

//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 ...
Get involved - Buy the book - Resources - Spread the word
www.halftheskymovement.org/ - Cached - Similar



Websites for Literature

Poets.org - //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. http://www.poets.org/

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.
http://famouspoetsandpoems.com/

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, ... http://nobelprizes.com/nobel/literature/

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 ...http://tiny.cc/qvy54

=

=

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. http://www.worldmusic.org/

Home : National Geographic //World Music//

Discover the best and most comprehensive world and international music at Nat Geo Music. http://worldmusic.nationalgeographic.com/ -

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.
http://www.putumayo.com/

//WORLD// · //MUSIC// · NETWORK | NEWS

World Music Network website has features, reviews and Mp3s, an extensive online shop, and fantastic special offers on world music.
http://www.worldmusic.net/

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

Textile and Fashion Arts · Recent Acquisitions · Conservation and Collections Management ... Museum of Fine Arts, Boston ...
http://www.mfa.org/

Smithsonian Institution

America's national educational facility with 19 museums, 9 research centers and over 140 affiliate museums around the world.
http://www.si.edu/

The Metropolitan //Museum// of Art, New York: metmuseum.org

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