Tag Archive: Globalization

Global Twighlight Zone

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7owMXrLu2d8&feature=related] Globalization must be among the most contested terms in contemporary society.  It is, at once, the blessing that will unite the world in a common Kumbaya, or the curse that ravishes local economies, fosters inequality, and, at the end…
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The challenges of culture in the globalized world

In the early nineties, when I was an undergraduate in college, my mother sent me a tape recording of a very popular Salsa band. Their name was Orquesta de la Luz, and they were Japanese. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dvF5amY3Wc4&feature=related] Now, salsa music is…
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