Historically, a civilization was a so-called "advanced" culture in contrast to more supposedly primitive cultures. In this broad sense, a civilization contrasts with non-centralized tribal societies, including the cultures of nomadic pastoralists or hunter-gatherers. As an uncountable noun, civilization also refers to the process of a society developing into a centralized, urbanized, stratified structure.
There are probably nicer ways to say it, but when I read that in a 2021 national poll, 46 percent of Americans believed that ‘another civil war is likely’ compared with 43 percent who did not, the only words that came to mind were mutually assured destruction -- ‘MAD’ ... ‘The prospects of another American (un)civil war’.
A coalition of media groups says restrictions on access to the federal civil rights trial of three former Minneapolis police officers charged in George Floyd’s death amount to an unconstitutional closing of the courtroom. Citing the risks of the pandemic, U.S ...Paul courtroom for the proceedings against Tou Thao, J ...Jury selection begins Thursday ... .
The Senate on Tuesday saw a “war of words” over what the opposition called “militarisation” of civil institutions, with the government defending the induction of serving and retired military officers in different institutions arguing that they too were Pakistani citizens.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Biden administration plans to significantly expand efforts to stave off catastrophic wildfires that have torched areas of the U.S.West by more aggressively thinning forests around areas called “hotspots” where nature and neighborhoods collide ... “You’re going to have forest fires ... Critics have said U.S ...All rights reserved ... ....
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Biden administration plans to significantly expand efforts to stave off catastrophic wildfires that have torched areas of the U.S.West by more aggressively thinning forests around areas called "hotspots" where nature and neighborhoods collide ... "You're going to have forest fires ... Critics have said U.S ... ADVERTISEMENT.
ELKHART — In fitting recognition of civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, two longtime champions of the civil rights movement were honored for their decades of service during a special MLK Day celebration at the St. James... .
Jan. 17—GRAND FORKS — A civil rights activist with a familial connection to UND came to the university on Monday, Jan. 17, to give the keynote address at the school's celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Rosalyn Pelles spoke ... .