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The Christian Post
Muslim-Americans Condemn ISIS in Phoenix Billboard, Say Islam Is Religion of Peace, Not Terrorthe end of March that the killing of civilians is "not only against Islamic tea
Muslim-Americans Condemn ISIS in Phoenix Billboard, Say Islam Is Religion of Peace, Not Terror
The Christian Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
the end of March that the killing of civilians is "not only against Islamic teachings, but it is also an attack against all humanity." The Mufti was responding to the suicide attack by Islamic extremists in Lahore, Pakistan, on Easter Sunday, where... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Virtual Surgeons of Syriapatient, and the chat room goes silent. When asked if these dead ends discourag
The Virtual Surgeons of Syria
The Atlantic / Posted 9 minutes ago
patient, and the chat room goes silent. When asked if these dead ends discourage him, the pulmonologist paraphrased a verse from the Koran: “If we save one life, it is as if we are saving the whole of humanity.” Ali Issa assisted with transl... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Libraries of the future are going to change in some unexpected waysover. Pescovitz suspects that humans will always need some sort of guide to mak
Libraries of the future are going to change in some unexpected ways
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 minutes ago
over. Pescovitz suspects that humans will always need some sort of guide to make a foreign landscape more familiar. Whether humanity turns that job into one for artificial intelligence is another matter, he says. "We talk a lot about information... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Libraries of the future are going to change in some unexpected waysover. Pescovitz suspects that humans will always need some sort of guide to mak
Libraries of the future are going to change in some unexpected ways
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 minutes ago
over. Pescovitz suspects that humans will always need some sort of guide to make a foreign landscape more familiar. Whether humanity turns that job into one for artificial intelligence is another matter, he says. "We talk a lot about information... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Libraries of the future are going to change in some unexpected waysover. Pescovitz suspects that humans will always need some sort of guide to mak
Libraries of the future are going to change in some unexpected ways
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 36 minutes ago
over. Pescovitz suspects that humans will always need some sort of guide to make a foreign landscape more familiar. Whether humanity turns that job into one for artificial intelligence is another matter, he says. "We talk a lot about information... Read more
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New Kerala
Vice President greets people on Janmashtami - newkerala.com #109521attachment to the results bestowed by Lord Krishna in the Bhagwad Geeta has bee
Vice President greets people on Janmashtami - newkerala.com #109521
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
attachment to the results bestowed by Lord Krishna in the Bhagwad Geeta has been a source of inspiration for the entire humanity. I extend my warm greetings and good wishes to the people of our country on the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chance the Rapper collaborator Jamila Woods is a genre-blurring multitaskernot treated equally by other human beings. We sing protest songs to change thos
Chance the Rapper collaborator Jamila Woods is a genre-blurring multitasker
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
not treated equally by other human beings. We sing protest songs to change those systems of power, but also to affirm our humanity as black people and black women. Q: You contrast the light, melodic tone of the songs with the heaviness of the... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Aug. 26: Hollywood Memoir in Napacareer, including bouts with drugs and cancer, Stewart’s story is one of streng
Aug. 26: Hollywood Memoir in Napa
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 2 hours ago
career, including bouts with drugs and cancer, Stewart’s story is one of strength and resolve, and the actress shares her humor and humanity when she reads from the memoir on Friday, Aug. 26, at Napa Bookmine, 964 Pearl St., Napa. 6pm. 707.733.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Voice Recognition Software Finally Beats Humans At Typing, Study Findsstudy ran tests in English and Mandarin Chinese. Baidu chief scientist Andrew
Voice Recognition Software Finally Beats Humans At Typing, Study Finds
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 hours ago
study ran tests in English and Mandarin Chinese. Baidu chief scientist Andrew Ng says this should not feel like defeat. "Humanity was never designed to communicate by using our fingers to poke at a tiny little keyboard on a mobile phone. Speech... Read more
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Breitbart
Donald Trump Says He Is Willing to Meet with Mexico's Presidentunfortunately, where these expressions of this strident rhetoric have only led
Donald Trump Says He Is Willing to Meet with Mexico's President
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
unfortunately, where these expressions of this strident rhetoric have only led to very ominous situations in the history of humanity. … That’s how Mussolini got in. That’s how Hitler got in. They took advantage of a situation, a problem perhaps,... Read more
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Newsmax
Jimmy Carter Thought He Had Only Weeks to Liveformer U.S. President Jimmy Carter thought he had just a few weeks to live. At
Jimmy Carter Thought He Had Only Weeks to Live
Newsmax / Posted 3 hours ago
former U.S. President Jimmy Carter thought he had just a few weeks to live. At Monday's opening of an annual Habitat for Humanity work project he and his wife Rosalynn sponsor, Carter said he put on a "a false, optimistic face" for months after... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Readings of the Boko Haram Warhostile to the BBOG campaigners. The campaigners who ought to be saluted and su
Readings of the Boko Haram War
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
hostile to the BBOG campaigners. The campaigners who ought to be saluted and supported for asserting our collective humanity on this tragic episode were routinely harassed. The trend has unfortunately continued with the Buhari... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Voice Recognition Software Finally Beats Humans At Typing, Study Findsstudy ran tests in English and Mandarin Chinese. Baidu chief scientist Andrew
Voice Recognition Software Finally Beats Humans At Typing, Study Finds
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 hours ago
study ran tests in English and Mandarin Chinese. Baidu chief scientist Andrew Ng says this should not feel like defeat. "Humanity was never designed to communicate by using our fingers to poke at a tiny little keyboard on a mobile phone. Speech... Read more
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Christian Today
Finding God in the midst of sufferingand yet he also suffered. In Matthew 26 in the Garden of Gethsemane Jesus cries
Finding God in the midst of suffering
Christian Today / Posted 4 hours ago
and yet he also suffered. In Matthew 26 in the Garden of Gethsemane Jesus cries out to his Father in a way that reveals his humanity. And yet he said "may your will be done". How incredible that we have One we can turn to who understands exactly... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
A forgotten land gets a helping handand Appalachian Service Project, our group from Faith United Methodist Church d
A forgotten land gets a helping hand
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 hours ago
and Appalachian Service Project, our group from Faith United Methodist Church decided to try working for Habitat for Humanity. Upon our inquiry, Habitat sent a list of places we might choose to go. One of these was Coahoma, Mississippi, which... Read more
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Rappler
Summary killings under Duterte admin ‘unprecedented’ – CHRRosa to Senate: We are not butchers) During the August 23 hearing, Gascon said
Summary killings under Duterte admin ‘unprecedented’ – CHR
Rappler / Posted 4 hours ago
Rosa to Senate: We are not butchers) During the August 23 hearing, Gascon said Duterte may face charges of crimes against humanity by the International Criminal Court should the Philippine government fail to address the issue. Proposed CHR budget... Read more
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ABC News
Who Was Kayla Mueller, American ISIS Hostage?was usually called by her ISIS guards as "Amriki," meaning, in Arabic, the "Ame
Who Was Kayla Mueller, American ISIS Hostage?
ABC News / Posted 4 hours ago
was usually called by her ISIS guards as "Amriki," meaning, in Arabic, the "American." But her courage, resilience and humanity as a captive apparently penetrated the thuggishness of at least one of her terrorist captors, who called her by one... Read more
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DW
Chale Wote street art festival captivates Accra |Art and humanity According to the organizers, the theme for this year's festiv
Chale Wote street art festival captivates Accra |
DW / Posted 4 hours ago
Art and humanity According to the organizers, the theme for this year's festival, "Spirit Robot," embraces a power rooted in humanity. It refers to the energetic ability of festival participants to create a new encounter with reality that is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
CHR: Extrajudicial killings in Duterte war on drugs ‘unprecedented’may take cognizance of the human rights violation cases especially if the gover
CHR: Extrajudicial killings in Duterte war on drugs ‘unprecedented’
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
may take cognizance of the human rights violation cases especially if the government failed to act upon the crimes against humanity, such as genocide and war crimes. “The ICC can only intervene if the state itself unable or unwilling to address... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Volunteerism is a powerful forceCommittee, Marguerites' Place, Meals on Wheels/St. Joseph's Community Services,
Volunteerism is a powerful force
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
Committee, Marguerites' Place, Meals on Wheels/St. Joseph's Community Services, Nashua Girl Scouts, Nashua Habitat for Humanity, Nashua Historical Society, Nashua PAL, Nashua Parks and Recreation Department, Nashua Public Library, Nashua River... Read more
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BBC News
Cooking with ramen: Prisoners get creativeto pork rinds with jelly. "Cooking meals in prison isn't really about the tast
Cooking with ramen: Prisoners get creative
BBC News / Posted 5 hours ago
to pork rinds with jelly. "Cooking meals in prison isn't really about the taste," she tells Vice News. "It's a reminder of humanity, community, and the person you were on the outside." Alvarez says he still eats ramen. Just the other day he took a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Are Absolutely Grateful to President Jammeh - Diaspora Gambiansand your whole family and continue to guide you in the deliverance of your nobl
We Are Absolutely Grateful to President Jammeh - Diaspora Gambians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
and your whole family and continue to guide you in the deliverance of your noble responsibilities to the Gambian people and humanity as a whole." Foday Chorr, the Secretary General of the APRC Chapter in the United Kingdom, was among the 21... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 World Humanitarian Day - Govt, Donors Rally Support for VictimsAbuja — Nigeria, on Friday joined the rest of the World to mark the 2016 Humani
2016 World Humanitarian Day - Govt, Donors Rally Support for Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Abuja — Nigeria, on Friday joined the rest of the World to mark the 2016 Humanitarian Day with the theme, 'One Humanity' as the federal government and its strategic donors rally support for victims of humanitarian challenges. Delivering a keynote... Read more
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International Business Times
I am a Muslim - but I will not go to Meccaworld over. It can't go on. Our citizens need to hold politicians to account fo
I am a Muslim - but I will not go to Mecca
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
world over. It can't go on. Our citizens need to hold politicians to account for aiding and abetting these crimes against humanity and political integrity. Oxfam issued a stark statement this month about the hidden war in the Yemen where the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Anorexia, breast binding and the legitimisation of body hatredand reproductively. I did not want this role. It was easier to change my body t
Anorexia, breast binding and the legitimisation of body hatred
The New Statesman / Posted 5 hours ago
and reproductively. I did not want this role. It was easier to change my body than to ask the world to accommodate my humanity. There is a way in which I understand force-feeding and coercive eating disorder management as a form of conversion... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
LETTER: Greedy landlords adding to homelessness in Barrowonly answer to this mess is a full-scale council house-building programme in or
LETTER: Greedy landlords adding to homelessness in Barrow
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
only answer to this mess is a full-scale council house-building programme in order to house everyone in the name of humanity and not for profit. Also, the compulsory seizing of all landlords’ houses so they can be upgraded to decent living... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
AFP pulls out almost 1,000 troops from Davao to fight Abu Sayyaf in Sulutheir nefarious activities. He described the Abu Sayyaf as gangsters, brigands
AFP pulls out almost 1,000 troops from Davao to fight Abu Sayyaf in Sulu
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
their nefarious activities. He described the Abu Sayyaf as gangsters, brigands and bandits resorting to torture and destroy humanity. Although some troops have been deployed and there is a standing ceasefire between the government and the communist... Read more
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CBC.ca
This picture of Justin Trudeau and Gord Downie hugging was not taken by the media. Does it matter?not one coming from a disinterested perspective, he said. A news photographer w
This picture of Justin Trudeau and Gord Downie hugging was not taken by the media. Does it matter?
CBC.ca / Posted 6 hours ago
not one coming from a disinterested perspective, he said. A news photographer will capture the small details that show the humanity, or in some cases, the tensions, of a particular event, he said. "Tone is so important in relaying what has... Read more
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Variety
Oscar-Winning Director Steve McQueen to Receive British Film Institute’s FellowshipBritish artists of the past 25 years and his work, both short and long-form, ha
Oscar-Winning Director Steve McQueen to Receive British Film Institute’s Fellowship
Variety / Posted 6 hours ago
British artists of the past 25 years and his work, both short and long-form, has consistently explored the endurance of humanity — even when it is confronted by inhumane cruelty — with a poetry and visual style that he has made his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
12 Years A Slave director Steve McQueen to be awarded BFI FellowshipBritish artists of the past 25 years and his work, both short and long-form, ha
12 Years A Slave director Steve McQueen to be awarded BFI Fellowship
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
British artists of the past 25 years and his work, both short and long-form, has consistently explored the endurance of humanity - even when it is confronted by inhumane cruelty - with a poetry and visual style that he has made his own. "We are... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
12 Years A Slave director Steve McQueen to be awarded BFI FellowshipBritish artists of the past 25 years and his work, both short and long-form, ha
12 Years A Slave director Steve McQueen to be awarded BFI Fellowship
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
British artists of the past 25 years and his work, both short and long-form, has consistently explored the endurance of humanity - even when it is confronted by inhumane cruelty - with a poetry and visual style that he has made his own. "We are... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
One year ago, Angela Merkel dared to stand up for refugees in Europe. Who else even tried?and a “whore” to her face, Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor, did not hesita
One year ago, Angela Merkel dared to stand up for refugees in Europe. Who else even tried?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
and a “whore” to her face, Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor, did not hesitate in welcoming the rising tide of stateless humanity. “We can do it”, she said – more a statement of fact (Germany could indeed afford it) than an exhortation. For a... Read more
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Christian Today
Prince Hassan of Jordan condemns ISIS' 'sickening attacks' on Christians in the Middle Eastthe hate and atrocities that are causing convulsions throughout our immediate r
Prince Hassan of Jordan condemns ISIS' 'sickening attacks' on Christians in the Middle East
Christian Today / Posted 7 hours ago
the hate and atrocities that are causing convulsions throughout our immediate region and beyond," they conclude. "Peace and humanity itself hang upon the success of this interfaith exercise. It is that important." Jordan is hosting more than... Read more
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Aljazeera
Slobodan Milosevic is no herothe region regularly misrepresent and disregard the judicial and historical rec
Slobodan Milosevic is no hero
Aljazeera / Posted 8 hours ago
the region regularly misrepresent and disregard the judicial and historical record. The denial of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes is almost commonplace today. Convicted war criminals are being publicly lauded as heroes. Recent... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Winning, and losing, comes at a hefty pricethe other end, places like Syria, Afghanistan, Sierra Leone, Chad and Zimbabwe,
Winning, and losing, comes at a hefty price
Daily Examiner / Posted 8 hours ago
the other end, places like Syria, Afghanistan, Sierra Leone, Chad and Zimbabwe, it struck a chord. Not one that trumpeted humanity and the uniting of nations on an equal playing field, the honourable intentions that these games champion, but an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When African Intelligence Chiefs Tackled Universal Jurisdictiondesignated the RPF political party a "terrorist organization" whose leadership
When African Intelligence Chiefs Tackled Universal Jurisdiction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
designated the RPF political party a "terrorist organization" whose leadership was "guilty of war crimes or crimes against humanity", he was employing Universal Jurisdiction in the service of French foreign policy. He was using international... Read more
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The Age
Endless Night review: Juliette Binoche's bloodthirsty explorer belongs in cold storagein snow is always arduous. A pity then that none of the characters except Allak
Endless Night review: Juliette Binoche's bloodthirsty explorer belongs in cold storage
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
in snow is always arduous. A pity then that none of the characters except Allaka has the slightest credibility or even much humanity. That leads her finally to a hut, Peary's forward base, as winter approaches. The Inuit turn back, except for one... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Corruption Is Not Only a Crime, It Must Be Tamed - John Kerrywhopping $2.6 trillion annually to corrupt practices and called for a concerted
Corruption Is Not Only a Crime, It Must Be Tamed - John Kerry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
whopping $2.6 trillion annually to corrupt practices and called for a concerted effort to stem the tide for the interest of humanity. The U.S top scribe made the revelation during a visit to the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar III, in his palace... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua County Needs To End Child Abusewho have experienced sexual abuse in Chautauqua County. These are vibrant, joyf
Chautauqua County Needs To End Child Abuse
The Post-Journal / Posted 9 hours ago
who have experienced sexual abuse in Chautauqua County. These are vibrant, joyful children who have seen the dark side of humanity and need to believe again that there is goodness, kindness and safety in the world. Did you know Chautauqua County... Read more
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Business Wire
Cell Medica and UCL Collaborate to Develop Modified T Cell Receptor Products for the Treatment of Cancerthe most successful drugs ever developed. Today, MRC-funded scientists tackle s
Cell Medica and UCL Collaborate to Develop Modified T Cell Receptor Products for the Treatment of Cancer
Business Wire / Posted 10 hours ago
the most successful drugs ever developed. Today, MRC-funded scientists tackle some of the greatest health problems facing humanity in the 21st century, from the rising tide of chronic diseases associated with ageing to the threats posed by rapidly... Read more
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The Irish Times
The world catches up with Stefan Zweig’s visionand successor: “There are still faint glimmers of civilisation left in this bar
The world catches up with Stefan Zweig’s vision
The Irish Times / Posted 10 hours ago
and successor: “There are still faint glimmers of civilisation left in this barbarian slaughterhouse that was once known as humanity.” Now the German actor, screenwriter and director Maria Schrader has completed Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe, a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pressing Elements for Political Parties to Uphold Rule of Lawfor one another must be upheld to reconstruct a civilized society. No matter ho
Pressing Elements for Political Parties to Uphold Rule of Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
for one another must be upheld to reconstruct a civilized society. No matter how long it will take, such core values of humanity must be followed to narrow the difference, strengthen the health relationship and cooperation amongst Ethiopians and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
German Experts, Genocide Commission in Joint Effort to Preserve Remains of Genocide Victimssaid restoring and preserving genocide victims' remains, textiles, and document
German Experts, Genocide Commission in Joint Effort to Preserve Remains of Genocide Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
said restoring and preserving genocide victims' remains, textiles, and documents reclaims the lost identity and humanity of each victim. Preserved artifacts also represent undeniable proof of the genocide, that's vital in confronting... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Governor-General’s speech at the State Farewell LuncheonNew Zealand.Some individuals inevitably stand out. Amongst the world leaders we
Governor-General’s speech at the State Farewell Luncheon
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 hours ago
New Zealand.Some individuals inevitably stand out. Amongst the world leaders we have met, Pope Francis moved us with his humanity, his sincerity, his humour and the serenity that surrounds him.Sister Marie, of the Little Sisters of the Poor, is... Read more
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Victor Post
Ground broken on family's new Habitat for Humanity home in Canandaigua CANANDAIGUA — The journey from homeless to near homeowner was long and hard,
Ground broken on family's new Habitat for Humanity home in Canandaigua
Victor Post / Posted 11 hours ago
CANANDAIGUA — The journey from homeless to near homeowner was long and hard, according to Tiffany Pollot.Ground was broken Friday on a Habitat for Humanity home at 33 Foster St.... Read more
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New Kerala
President Mukherjee to inaugurate mega food park in Murshidabad - newkerala.com #109123Make in India through Industry Academia Innovation Platform' in Kolkata. He al
President Mukherjee to inaugurate mega food park in Murshidabad - newkerala.com #109123
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
Make in India through Industry Academia Innovation Platform' in Kolkata. He also attended a function 'The Legacy to Humanity: Celebrating 150 years of Homeopathy' organised by the Dr. Prasanta Banerji Homeopathic Research Foundation in... Read more
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Asian journal
Take a stand, you all! Fight for dear lifeOur problems in the material world will find resolution and eventually come to
Take a stand, you all! Fight for dear life
Asian journal / Posted 11 hours ago
Our problems in the material world will find resolution and eventually come to pass. This issue is fundamental to our humanity and our connection to divinity. Our decision to take it down or uphold it, will reverberate for centuries beyond our... Read more
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The New Yorker
Learning from the Slaughter in Atticaseemed intimately familiar with Foucault’s argument that prisons are where the
Learning from the Slaughter in Attica
The New Yorker / Posted 11 hours ago
seemed intimately familiar with Foucault’s argument that prisons are where the liberal state’s claim to superior humanity is at its most vulnerable. The eighteenth century’s pretensions to Enlightenment ended at the Tyburn scaffold, where... Read more
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Op-Ed News
War Lies Versus Peace And Justiceneed to shift from Death Industries of the Military Industrial Complex, to Life
War Lies Versus Peace And Justice
Op-Ed News / Posted 12 hours ago
need to shift from Death Industries of the Military Industrial Complex, to Life Industries that serve, rather than destroy, humanity. We also need a strong anti-war movement based on a broad-based support of the truth, and a broad-based rejection of... Read more
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dna
Inner Truth: A Good Planet, A Good Lifethings which have always nurtured us, today we have to think of protecting them
Inner Truth: A Good Planet, A Good Life
dna / Posted 12 hours ago
things which have always nurtured us, today we have to think of protecting them. This is the first time in the history of humanity that we have to talk about protecting the planet. Never before anybody had such an insane idea to protect the... Read more
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