Read this article from the BBC to find out what terms have been retired in favor of their English-language versions.
What is Boxing Day, and where did it originate? The following piece from The Guardian, originally published last year, dives into the history of the day.
The UN has proclaimed 2019 as the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Here, we discuss what that means, and what you can do to contribute to the celebration and education of Indigenous languages and culture.
From February 21st through the 24th, the Smithsonian will once again be hosting their annual Mother Tongue Film Festival, showcasing a collection of films that celebrate linguistic and cultural diversity.
Over 20 countries are participating in Exercise TRADEWINDS in the Dominican Republic. Exercises such as these are vital for strengthening partnerships between militaries and non-military organizations.
Learn more about some other independence days and national holidays around the world, from Canada to India.
The U.S. isn't the only country that celebrates Thanksgiving. Learn more about how it's observed in Canada.
As part of some of the cultural learning objectives for the DoD, we often times teach and ask soldiers to be aware of their world perspective, understand how he or she is viewed by members of other cultures, and consider the point of view of peopl