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Global Studies:

There have been major protests in Hong Kong for the past month.  Hong Kong was formerly a British colonial city-state, and is strangely both connected and independent from the rest of China.  Read this article, but make sure you watch the 2 minute video near the beginning first.

http://www.vox.com/2014/9/28/6856621/hong-kong-protests-clashes-china-explainer

Economics:

Watch this video about a Los Angeles family that fits an entire farm onto their small (1/12 acre) property.

http://www.upworthy.com/see-how-one-couple-in-los-angeles-squeezes-an-entire-farm-into-a-small-city-home?c=ufb1

 

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