My son Geordi is a rather spirited^1 boy Very little holds his attention for longHe spends most of his spare time thinking up new ways to scare me half to death. Like the time he decided to “surf” on a tiny plastic lawn table^2 that was meant to hold a few drinks rather than a six-year-old boy. Or when he came up with^3 a new magic trick that included making his older sister disappear. Geordi had just begun learning about the
President Hu Jintao vowed2 on September 15, 2004 in Beijing to develop socialist democratic politics by strengthening the People‘s Congress system, but refused to blindly copy western political systems.
Several months ago, I read of a story about college students doing physical labor in the newspaper. The story was about two college students in Guizhou province, who were cleaning shoes to earn money in the campus. When asked why they choose this kind of work while they could do more elegant work, such as teaching,
In the summer recess^1 between freshman and sophomore years in college, I was invited to be an instructor at a high school leadership camp hosted by a college in Michigan. I was already highly involved in most campus activities, and I jumped at^2 the opportunity.