Grains of Sand: TIME December 2012 Words

Pariah: an outcast -North Korea successfully launched a long-range satellite into orbit on Dec. 12 heightening concerns about the pariah state’s growing ability to threaten its neighbours. Conclave: a private meeting, secret assembly, gathering of a group Dissident: disagreeing especially with an established religion or political system -The huddled conclave (Syrian opposition with Western Diplomats) […]