Versus: "What's the Difference?"

"Versus," otherwise known as our "What's the Difference?," is where we take two or more oft-confused terms, concepts, or words and explain the variations.

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Arab vs. Persian vs. Middle Eastern

People often get these terms confused, but it important to understand these basic concepts if we are to shed light on news from the region.
French embassy in Vienna

Embassy vs. Consulate vs. Mission: What’s the Difference?

This article goes on to explain the differences and various functions of diplomatic missions such as embassies and consulates.

Hispanic vs. Latino vs. Spanish vs. Latin American

The terms Hispanic, Latino, Spanish, etc. are often misinterpreted, confused, and misused, so we aim to help clear up the differences between each term.
Dmanisi Primitive Stone Tools

Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia: In Asia or Europe?

Are the countries of Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Armenia Asian or European? This post aims to clear up some of the confusion.

(Great) Britain vs. United Kingdom vs. England

The differences between Great Britain, England, and the United Kingdom, as well as Ireland, Éire, and Northern Ireland.
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Ethnicity, Nationality, Race, Heritage, and Culture

Ethnicity, Nationality, Race, Heritage, Culture, Identity: these terms can be confusing or misunderstood, to say the least. It's quite important that we familiarize ourselves with the differences of each, and this post aims to give you a brief overview.