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    Culinary Feminism and Banksy Goes to Bethlehem: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
    Mar10

    Culinary Feminism and Banksy Goes to Bethlehem: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

    Things Only Seem to Change Linda Kinstler | Mary Review “When Ukraine greeted the Euromaidan Revolution in November 2013, memories of the 2004 Orange Revolution, a protest against political corruption that ultimately had little impact on government integrity, still lingered in the public imagination. The country had grown perilously accustomed to...

    Pentagon: Russia, China Able to Launch Catastrophic Cyber Attacks on U.S. Infrastructure for Next 10 Years
    Mar10

    Pentagon: Russia, China Able to Launch Catastrophic Cyber Attacks on U.S. Infrastructure for Next 10 Years

    Critical American infrastructure like the electric grid will remain vulnerable to catastrophic cyber attacks from Russia and China for at least 10 years, according to a Pentagon study. A report by a Defense Science Board task force concludes that the decade-long cyber vulnerabilities must be mitigated while the Pentagon quickly creates new cyber...

    China’s first stealth fighter enters service
    Mar10

    China’s first stealth fighter enters service

    China’s new stealth fighter jet, the J-20, the country’s first radar-evading combat aircraft, during one of many test runs at the military airbase in Chengdu, southwest China’s Sichuan province. AFP PHOTO / HO / KANWA NEWS TO BEIJING: China has put its first stealth fighter into military service, state-run media reported on...

    China’s first stealth fighter enters service: media
    Mar10

    China’s first stealth fighter enters service: media

    The J-20 is manufactured by China’s state aerospace company AVIC, which is also working on a second fifth-generation stealth fighter called the FC-31 © KANWA NEWS/AFP/File / STRBeijing, China, Mar 10 – China has put its first stealth fighter into military service, state-run media reported on Friday, in the latest milestone highlighting the...

    China’s first stealth fighter enters service: media
    Mar10

    China’s first stealth fighter enters service: media

    BEIJING: China has put its first stealth fighter into military service, state-run media reported on Friday, in the latest milestone highlighting the modernisation of the country’s armed forces. Swift, stealthy, and armed with long-range missiles, the J-20 represents a leap forward in China’s ability to project power in Asia and...

    Will Turkey be added to European list of undemocratic countries?
    Mar10

    Will Turkey be added to European list of undemocratic countries?

    In a further blow to Turkey’s spotty global image, the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) called March 8 for Turkey to come under its formal scrutiny, a status reserved for members that are deemed to be backsliding on democracy. Nine countries, including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine and Russia...

    In China: First stealth fighter enters service: media
    Mar10

    In China: First stealth fighter enters service: media

    China has put its first stealth fighter into military service, state-run media reported on Friday, in the latest milestone highlighting the modernisation of the country's armed forces. China has put its first stealth fighter into military service, state-run media reported on Friday, in the latest milestone highlighting the modernisation of...

    Russia and Revolution at KGB Bar
    Mar10

    Russia and Revolution at KGB Bar

    If you haven’t yet made plans for where to celebrate the centennial of the 1917 Russian Revolution, consider KGB. During the Cold War, this second-floor barroom was the headquarters of Little Ukraine’s own semi-secret Socialist club. “The F.B.I. used to watch the comings and goings from an apartment across the street,” Dan Christian,...

    Boxing: Plans for $50 million global tourney unveiled
    Mar10

    Boxing: Plans for $50 million global tourney unveiled

    NEW YORK (AFP) – Organizers of a new $50 million boxing tournament unveiled plans Thursday for the World Boxing Super Series, a September-to-May event with two weight classes of fighters chasing the Muhammad Ali Trophy.While developers were hopeful of a Champions League-style event, using top talent to produce global attention and an...

    From Russia with loathing: Freeland and the media
    Mar10

    From Russia with loathing: Freeland and the media

    Exodus 34:7 — the Sins of the Father. “Visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, and upon the children’s children, unto the third and fourth generation.” The bullshit is getting biblical. Politics has always been a game of public people aiming poison darts at other public people. But have we really reached the point where what...