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America Is It

State Department and Customs and Border Protection, take note. Leave it to Coca-Cola, the preeminent American brand, to get so much right in 60 seconds during the Super Bowl. The short spot is the song “America the Beautiful” cut between … Continue reading

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Smile! How to Talk with ESL Speakers

I was in the emergency ward at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Northern Virginia recently when I witnessed one of those daily heroic events that usually pass without notice. A young mother and her two daughters were trying to negotiate the … Continue reading

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They Like Us, They REALLY Like Us

A recent report by Gallup based on a two-year rolling survey in 154 countries places the United States as the number one immigrant destination in the world. Based on Gallup’s data, 138 million people worldwide would voluntarily leave their country … Continue reading

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