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They are by far the most accommodating of our vendors, and certainly the most pleasant to deal with.I needed 48 slides in Power Point, translated into Russian and Polish. Matt and all the others who worked on this job performed as expected and the slides were in our hands on time.Racial prejudice and intolerance starts small, in quiet places, in our everyday lives.
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"President Nazarbayev, like many of his countrymen, has a strong affinity for horses." Thus begins a cable by an American diplomat titled "Lifestyles of the Kazakhstani Leadership." It goes on to introduce a cast of quirky characters, including Defense Minister Danial Akhmetov ("a self-proclaimed workaholic [who] appears to enjoy loosening up in the tried and true 'homo sovieticus' style—i.e., drinking oneself into a stupor"), the president's son-in-law (Elton John played his 41 birthday), and oligarch Aleksandr Mashkevich ("it is not clear what Mashkevich is spending his billions on, but it is certainly not culinary talent").
The cable also contains a vignette about Prime Minister Karim Masimov partying late into the night at an upscale club called Chocolat: "His companions quickly tired but Masimov remained, dancing alone and animatedly on the stage"—the sad personification of decadent, post-Soviet nihilism. The disclosure by Wiki Leaks of 250,000 diplomatic cables this week doesn't just shed light on international issues like what to do about Iran's nuclear ambitions or a collapsing North Korea.
Whether it stays that way will depend on us, every New Zealander has a role to play in our future.
Racism starts small but so too does hope.”Today’s campaign is the second stage of an ongoing, nationwide anti-racism campaign.