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Palau’s Youth take a stand to Preserve Cultural Integrity

By: Delaine Termeteet, Nalani Marquez, Kyra Iskawa, Roger Santos & Ethan Alfonso (Palau High School participants in the Palau Media Council’s Nurturing Future Journalists Project, funded by the Republic of China-Taiwan’s small grant program) KOROR, PALAU – Amidst rising concerns about the erosion of Palauan culture, the country’s youth are taking a proactive stance to […]

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New Zealand leader plans to ban cellphone use in schools and end tobacco controls in first 100 days

By NICK PERRY Associated Press WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand’s new prime minister plans to ban cellphone use in schools and repeal tobacco controls in the ambitious agenda he released Wednesday for his first 100 days in office. Christopher Luxon outlined 49 actions he said his conservative government intended to take over the […]