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Class of 2006: Map: Family Law in the Middle East and North Africa: Algeria




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Mixed Blessings: A Tale of Two Economies: Stormont Stalemate




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Mixed Blessings: A Tale of Two Economies: Ulster Tiger Ready to Spring?




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Mixed Blessings: A Tale of Two Economies: Pork Outranks Politics




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Mixed Blessings: A Tale of Two Economies: Tigerish v. Troubled




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Mixed Blessings: Introduction

(July 18, 2006) "Mixed Blessings" looks at Ireland's dramatic transformation from a poor nation of rolling green fields, farmers' pubs, and devout Catholics to an urbanized, secularized and giddily flush society. In this program, WIDE ANGLE visits the city of Limerick.

Jul 18th, 2006 | Comments

Mixed Blessings: A Tale of Two Economies: A Tale of Two Economies

Learn about the past, present and future of North-South economic ties.

Jul 18th, 2006 | Comments

Mixed Blessings: Essay: The Pope’s Children

In the last 15 years, the Republic of Ireland has seen a dramatic economic renaissance that has catapulted its economy into the ranks of the richest in Europe. Rapid change has been a mixed blessing, however, as the march of progress overwhelms much of the traditional charm that has been Ireland's trademark for decades.

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Mixed Blessings: Interview with Peter Sutherland

Peter Sutherland, Chairman of BP and Goldman Sachs and UN Special Representative on Migration and Development, discusses the state of Ireland with anchor Daljit Dhaliwal.

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Mixed Blessings: Glossary for The Pope’s Children

Glossary for David McWilliams' essay The Pope's Children.

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Mixed Blessings: Timeline: Ireland 1900-2002

Explore the information on Ireland and it's people.

Jul 18th, 2006 | Comments

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Mixed Blessings: Video: Full Episode

Mixed Blessings looks at Ireland's dramatic transformation from a poor nation to an urbanized and secularized society.

Jul 18th, 2006 | Comments

Mixed Blessings: Photo Essay: Prosperity and Change in the Emerald Isle

Explore the different facets of Ireland's transformation from a poor nation of devout Catholics to an urbanized, secularized society.

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Mixed Blessings: Filmmaker Notes: Director Darragh Byrne and Co-producer Erin Chapman

Director Darragh Byrne and Co-producer Erin Chapman discuss the inspiration behind "Mixed Blessings" and the making of the film.

Jul 18th, 2006 | Comments

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