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Vision is a flowing river

A Path of Hope for the Future Keynote address delivered at the 2000 Houston Youth Environmental Leadership Conference, 1/26/00 Yesterday a teenager sent me an email letter in which he said, “I feel cheated that it’s all UP TO ME. By being in the younger generation, I have to save the world before I can even begin to think of …

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Vision is a flowing river

A Path of Hope for the Future Keynote address delivered at the 2000 Houston Youth Environmental Leadership Conference, 1/26/00 Yesterday a teenager sent me an email letter in which he said, “I feel cheated that it’s all UP TO ME. By being in the younger generation, I have to save the world before I can even begin to think of …

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Tribal Law

You find yourself in the unhappy circumstance of being attracted to your second cousin’s wife, Gurtina—and of knowing that she is attracted to you. Now, your second cousin is a fine fellow, and you wouldn’t intentionally hurt him, but these things happen: You and his wife are possessed by the love madness. It’s really very touching and pathetic. Living in …

Anadolu Turklerin genetik halpogruplari

#Anadolu Turklerin #genetik halpogruplari E1b1b1 = 10.7% (Akdenizli) G = 10.9% (Orta dogu ve Kafkas) I = 5.3% (Orta Avrupa, Bati Kafkas ve Balkan ) J1 = 9% (Dagistan ve Arap) J2 = 24% (Bati Asya, Guney-Dogu Avrupa, Orta ve Guney Asya) K = 4.5% (Asya ve Kafkas) L = 4.2% (Hindistan ve Iran) N = 3.8% (Dogru Avrupa ve …

Bu cografyada bircok anadil ve halk zorluklar yasadi

Bu cografyada bircok #anadil ve #halk #zorluklar yasadii Röportaj: Serap Canbek, Zafer Süren Bahçeşehir Üniversitesi Sosyoloji bölümü öğretim üyesi Yrd. Doç. Dr. Ulaş Sunata önderliğinde gerçekleştirilen “Türkiye’deki Diasporalar: Kuzeybatı Kafkasya Örneği” başlıklı sözlü tarih ve görsel belgesel araştırmasının saha çalışmaları tamamlandı. TÜBİTAK destekli projenin yürütücüsü Ulaş Sunata ile sözlü tarih çalışması sürecini ve Çerkeslerle ilgili akademik gözlemlerini konuştuk.   -Bir …

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Gauchos

  Nomadic and colourful horsemen and cowboys have wandered the prairies as early as the 1700s, when wild Cimarron cattle overpopulated the flatlands. In the 18th century, when leather was in high demand, Gauchos arose to clandestinely hunt the huge herds of horses and cattle. “A Gaucho without a horse is only half a man” The word ‘Gaucho’ was used …

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Gauchos

  Nomadic and colourful horsemen and cowboys have wandered the prairies as early as the 1700s, when wild Cimarron cattle overpopulated the flatlands. In the 18th century, when leather was in high demand, Gauchos arose to clandestinely hunt the huge herds of horses and cattle. “A Gaucho without a horse is only half a man” The word ‘Gaucho’ was used …

Tsaatan

Tsaatan (reindeer people) are the last reindeer herders who survived for thousands of years inhabiting the remotest subartic taiga, moving between 5 and 10 times a year. Presently, only 44 families remain, their existence threatened by the dwindling number of their domesticated reindeer. “If there were no reindeer we would not exist” The Tsaatan rely on the animal for most, if …

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CHUKCHI

  The ancient Arctic #Chukchi live on the peninsula of the Chukotka. Unlike other native groups of Siberia, they have never been conquered by Russian troops. Their environment and traditional culture endured destruction under Soviet rule, by weapon testing and pollution. “The way you treat your dog in this life determines your place in heaven” Due to the harsh climate …

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The Maori People

The Maori People The long and intriguing story of the origin of the indigenous Maori #people can be traced back to the 13th century, the mythical homeland Hawaiki, Eastern Polynesia. Due to centuries of isolation, the Maori established a distinct society with characteristic art, a separate language and unique mythology.   The long and intriguing story of the origin of …