Culture, Information & Resources

Sounds like a government bureau, but is actually a haphazard collection of internet links
(Last updated 5 August 2001)

This list is organized in the following categories, and sub categories:

Daily Planet - Breaking, Late, Politics,
Government, Reference
Theater-- Eyes, Ears
Cyberland -- Services, Design, Misc.
Academy -- Philsophy, Buddhism, Other
Pantry -- Environment, Food, Travel
Attic- Dust

The Daily Planet

Daily Planet

Breaking News
Headlines International
AP UPI Reuters AP Reuters

Daily News- from the red, white, home of the blues
CNN Interactive
NPR Online- National Public Radio
The Drudge Report
The Drudge Report
The Guardian Unlimited- UK
The Independent - UK
The News Telegraph -UK
This is London
The Wire (Detroit Free Press)
The New York Times
The Washington Post
The Boston Globe
The Christian Science Monitor
The San Francisco Chronicle
The Los Angeles Times
NOLA Live -associated with New Orleans Times Picayune
The Houston Chronicle
The Lake Charles American Press
More Daily News -a multi-national sampling
The Montreal Gazette
The Toronto Globe and Mail
The Buenos Aires Herald
The London Times
BBC News
The Irish Independent
The International Herald Tribune
The News (France)
The Frankfurter Rudschau
Athens News
The Prague Post
The St. Petersburg Times
The Middle East Times (Cairo)- weekly, maintains archive of stories censored by Egpyt's gov't.
The Post Express Wired (Lagos Nigeria)
The Daily Nation (Nairobi)
WOZA (South Africa)
The Gulf Daily News (Bahrain)
The Jerusalem Post
Payvand News of Iran
The Dawn (Pakistan)
The Times of India
The Age (Melbourne)
The Japan Times
The Asahi Shimbun (Japan)
The Bangkok Post
The South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)
The China Daily
The Korea Herald

Politics/Weeklies/Magazines

The Village Voice
The Multinational Monitor - a monthly that tracks corporate activity, especially in the Third World, focusing on the export of hazardous substances, worker health and safety, labor union issues and the environment
The New Internationalist magazine online - exists to report on issues of world poverty and inequality; to focus attention on the unjust relationship between the powerful and the powerless in both rich and poor nations; to debate and campaign for the radical changes necessary if the basic material and spiritual needs of all are to be met.
Northeast Research Associates Specializing in Web Works for non-profits, educational institutions, socially-responsible businesses, and the arts communities in Vermont and everywhere.
Jay's Leftist & 'Progressive' Internet Resources Directory - This one speaks for itself.
Committee Against US Intervention (Antiwar.com) - an anti-war site providing information about U.S. military involvment around the world
Human Rights Watch - organized to protect human rights around the world.

The Jerome Levy Institute -U.S. economic public policy research institute, articles
Policy.com - policy/issue oriented news site
The Far Eastern Economic Review - online site for Asia's political and economic weekly

U.S. Government
The Senate
The House
The White House
The Library of Congress

Reference
4maps
4magazines
The Ultimate Directory - InfoSpace.com
Deja News
NewsDirectory.com - a guide to English-language media online- newspapers, magazines, tv etc.
4newspapers

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Cyberland

Cyberland

Services
Yahoo - Email
Rice Web Mail
Hotmail
Angelfire Email
Angelfire Login
Yahoo!
Lycos
HotBot
Yahoo! Chat
Freedrive
Blue Mountain Arts' Electronic Greeting Cards
ICQ

Google
[ Yahoo! ] options
Information Please infoplease.com
Search for
 in

Web Design Resources
Free Homepages
GoDaddy - Web Hosting, Domain Registration
Tripod
Geocities
4clip art- find clip art
Gifworld -animated gifs
Barry's Clip Art Server
4homepages
Browser safe colors
Nestcape browser color guide
4webdesign- web design resources
Tripod - Webmonkey
The HTML Writers Guild -WWW Development Resources
HTML goodies
www.webdeveloper.com
slashdot.org
www.devhead.com
Matt's Script Archive- free CGI scripts etc.
Gamelan - The Official Java Directory
Java(tm) Technology Home Page
Thuderstone - web page text search engine

Misc.
Download.com
ZDNet Software Library - Download top-rated shareware, freeware, demos and more
PC Magazine Online

Academy

Academy

Philosophy
The Philosopher's Magazine
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The American Philosophical Association (APA)
Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy (SPEP)
Philosophy in Cyberspace- links to existentialsim, as well as a general directory of philosophy - texts, universities, discussion groups etc.
Philosophy Around the Web - a Web Guide
Greek Philosophy Archive
The Husserl Page
Ereignis- links to Heidegger
The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) A Guide to Resources

Buddhism
Insight Meditation Society of Orange County- website at here-and-now.org. The Theravada Buddhist tradition in America. Links, articles, bibliography.
Access to Insight- Readings in Theravada Buddhism, the Pali Canon, the Dhammapada (trans. by Thanissaro Bhikkhu)and much more.
BuddhaNet: Buddhist Information Network - an impressive site of Buddhist teaching and resources
RIGPA - Sogyal Rinpoche brings the Tibetan Book of the Dead into the new millenium with his "Tibetan Book of Living and Dying." An exposition of the Tibetan science of death/life. Rigpa is his organization.
The Tibetan Book of the Dead - electronic exhibit from the University of Virginia Library's collection of Tibetan Literature, one of the most extensive of such collections in the world.
Dharma Haven - Tibetan site, including info. on Buddhism, medicine, politics
Hindu Tantrik Site - texts from the Indian Tantrik tradition

Other
b's List of Asian Studies Programs
The Internet Public Library
The Vatican -Sistine Chapel
The British Museum
The Oxford English Dictionary.com
Biography
4museums -museums online
The History Net
4history -American history, world history, ancient history

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Theater

Theater

Eyes
The Art of Zhang Hui - Home of Jamie's Artwork on the Web. One of China's most promising artists working in traditional media in non-traditional ways. A bneworleans original.
The Art of Nicholai von Tonslamann- Paintings and sketches by an Australian artist, themes range from Wagnerian opera to South Asian landscapes. Another bneworleans original.
WebMuseum
Art Now -Gallery Guide
Botticelli at WebMuseum Paris
Musee d'Orsay
Artchive
Salvador Dali Museum -FLA
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Museum of Modern Art
Guggenheim Museum
Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Kimbell Art Museum - Fort Worth
Dahesh Museum -New York
Susan Berke Fine Art -New York
Galerie St. Etienne -New York
4art -art supplies, museums, art galleries, masters

The Internet Movie Database -more than 180000 titles
Star Wars-Official Web Site
Woody Allen
echoNYC -the virtual salon of NYC

Ears
WWOZ @ broadcast.com- New Orleans radio
The OnLine Guitar Archive links -formerly OLGA
Guitar Chords -A free graphical display of guitar chords
Lou Reed Music -lyrics, chords, and Tabs Archive
broadcast.com - online radio broadcasts
Bob Marley
Tuff Gong Intl.The Bob Marley Foundation

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Pantry

Pantry

Environment
NaturalScience- scientific articles accessible to the non-specialist; many, if not most, relate to the environment
UniSci- Daily University Science News - daily science reports
Worldwatch Institute- dedicated to informing policymakers and the public about emerging global problems and trends and the complex links between the world economy and its environmental support systems.
EnviroLink -dedicated to providing you with the most comprehensive, up-to-date environmental resources available.
Center for Environmental Philosophy- internet resources focusing on environmental ethics and philosophy
Sierra Club
John Muir Exhibit
WWF Global Network -panda.org
Rainforest Action Network
Greenpeace International
Reef Relief
KZPG Overpopulation News Network
The Hungersite- map of hunger and donate food for free
The Louisiana Environmental Telegraph- articles concerning enironmental issues in Louisiana, links to other sites

Food
Indian Culinary Recipes
VegSource
Veggies Unite

Travel
Travel Zoo- airfare and other travel specials
Air Hitch - non-profit organization dedicated to getting the flexible traveler to Europe and elsewhere for cheap
Budget Travel- hostels, transportation, destinations
MapQuest -get where you're going with custom maps
Center for Disease Control (CDC) travel info- recommended vaccinations etc.
State Dept. Travel Advisories- for the latest unrest and paranoia
UNESCO World Heritage List - UN designated cultural and environmental treasures
Currency Exchange Rates(US$) or an online converter for other currencies
Weather by Intellicast
AT&T dialing codes

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Attic

Attic


ESL Home Page
The ESL Job Center
Multicity instructions

NWT Tracker Page
Duke Alumni Page

 

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