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The Anglosphere exception (?)

PLoS ONE has another article up about admixture in Argentina. The interesting aspect is that in its self-conception Argentina, like the United States of America or Australia, is a European settler nation, and therefore unlike Mexico, Boliva, or Brazil, each of whom de jure or de facto espouse a multicultural and multiracial identity. Buenos Ares is in its mentality more a Southern European city situated in the antipodes, with a touch of old Mitteleuropa (Argentines are avid consumers of psychoanalysis).
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Admixture in different regions of Argentina

Academics / Anthropology : Dienekes' Anthropology Blog (2 years ago)

99 AIMs are probably not good enough to obtain accurate admixture estimates, but they are probably sufficient to highlight real differences in the origins of different Argentinean sub-populations. PLoS ONE 7(4): e34695. doi:10.1371/... Read Post

Gaza Cease-Fire: Unlike Iraq, Iran, Libya and N. Korea, Israel Has Impunity from Defying UNSC

News : Truthdig (2 days ago)

The United Nations Security Council is theoretically a sort of sovereign in international law. One major exception to UNSC authority is Israel. Read Post

Here Are The Countries That Smoke The Most Marijuana

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (5 days ago)

A recent United Nations report on drug use reveals drug trends around the world, including which countries have the highest rates of cannabis use. The United States, Canada, Nigeria, and Australia rank the highest, with over 10% of ... Read Post

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