Holocaust Saviors and Shanghai Connection

Holocaust Saviors and Shanghai Connection

During the Holocaust, it is well-known that there were people who risked their lives and careers to become saviors to Europe’s Jewish population. However, few know of the Asian connection in the Chinese port city of Shanghai, which at the time was under Japanese military occupation. During this time, while most countries around the world […]

Fukushima Still Leaking Nuclear Waste

Fukushima Still Leaking Nuclear Waste

Four years ago an earthquake hit Japan that destroyed not only human life, but nuclear reactors at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Three reactors at Fukushima were damaged, leading many to call the meltdown the worst nuclear disaster since the Chernobyl meltdown of 1986. While some experts maintain that there is little danger left […]

Christmas Traditions Observed Throughout the World

Christmas Traditions Observed Throughout the World

Christmas is celebrated on December 25 in much of the Western world. However, Christmas traditions observed throughout the world can vary greatly. For most Christians around the world, it is the day recognized as Christ’s birthday, however, this date is debatable. Many believe it was selected by Roman church officials to coincide with existing solstice […]