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Thomas Merton (1915-1968) was the most influential American Catholic author of the twentieth century. His autobiography, Tthe seven story mountain, sold over a million copies and translated into more than fifteen languages. This fascinating monk is the subject of a new play by Philadelphia writers Thom Nickels and Sabina Clarke. …

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Mullen and Hofer powertrain, a leading German powertrain

BREA, Calif., September 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – via InvestorWire – Mullen Technologies, Inc., an emerging electric vehicle maker, which previously announced a definitive merger agreement with Net element (Nasdaq: DO NOT), announces today that it has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) with hofer powertrain GmbH (“hofer powertrain”) …

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VIA optronics AG announces production readiness of German facility dedicated to US electric vehicle maker

NUREMBERG, Germany – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – VIA optronics AG (NYSE: VIAO) (“VIA”), a leading provider of interactive display systems and solutions, today announced that its production site in Germany is successfully ramping up production massive. The facility has the capacity to produce approximately 10,000 units of large sets of cold-shaped …

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Homophobes and Autocrats by Nina L. Khrouchtcheva

Chinese President Xi Jinping recently became the latest in a long line of autocrats to treat anyone who does not conform to conventional gender norms – especially gay and effeminate men – as a threat to society. But what is it about “non-manly” men that terrify dictators so much? MOSCOW …

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Cultural Courses | Journal review

Io Maeda | Journal review Wabash College offers four language courses: Chinese, French, German and Spanish. This year, the college welcomed four foreign language teaching assistants from Argentina, France, Spain and Taiwan. There are no German TAs due to the pandemic. The Fulbright FLTA program is the opportunity for young …

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FOCUS-German automotive giants rely on hydrogen cars

By Nick Carey MUNICH, Sept. 22 (Reuters) – Battery power could be the precursor to becoming the automotive technology of the future, but let’s not rule out neglected hydrogen. This is the view of some major automakers, including BMW and Audi, who are developing prototypes of hydrogen fuel cell passenger …

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