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    The New-Old Fatalism
    Oct27

    The New-Old Fatalism

    Historical inevitability is back in vogue for the first time since the aftermath of the Great Depression. Now as then, a rather crude form of economic determinism is the single engine of this supposed inevitability, and now as then, too, it purports to offer simple and precise answers to a range of complex social and political questions. In its...

    Why Democracy Didn’t Work in Russia
    Oct27

    Why Democracy Didn’t Work in Russia

    The photographer Ivan Sigal documented post-Soviet life in Moscow during the 1990s.In 1997, Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott, the Clinton administration’s lead official on all matters Russia, gave a speech at Stanford University on American policy toward Moscow. He admitted, in not so many words, that persuading the erratic...

    Political Impotence. Azerbaijani black list geography
    Oct27

    Political Impotence. Azerbaijani black list geography

    The Azerbaijani “Black List” continues expanding after including the Mexican MPs and the CNN journalist. Armen Ashotyan, Chairman of the NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations presents the blacklist geography. It’s worth mentioning that at present it includes 686 people out of 53 states, politicians, world-famous stars, scholars,...

    Why Democracy Didn’t Work in Russia
    Oct27

    Why Democracy Didn’t Work in Russia

    The photographer Ivan Sigal documented post-Soviet life in Moscow during the 1990s.In 1997, Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott, the Clinton administration’s lead official on all matters Russia, gave a speech at Stanford University on American policy toward Moscow. He admitted, in not so many words, that persuading the erratic...

    Participants of the program "New technologies in the process of community development" visited the production site of the company TSD
    Oct27

    Participants of the program "New technologies in the process of community development" visited the production site of the company TSD

    ArmInfo. Participants of the program “New Technologies in the Community Development Process”, implemented by Beeline together with the Children’s Development Fund (CDF) and PicsArt within the “Junior Mergelyan” club visited the production site of the company Technologies and Science Dynamics (TSD), where the Armenian...

    Twitter urged firms to delete data during 2016 campaign
    Oct27

    Twitter urged firms to delete data during 2016 campaign

    Twitter quietly ramped up a campaign last year to permanently delete some user data from its social media platform and the files of commercial firms using it, raising concerns that the policy would help Russian cyberspies suspected of meddling in the 2016 election cover their tracks.In June and September of 2016, the company posted updates to its...

    Ukraine’s health care system  to get comprehensive overhaul
    Oct27

    Ukraine’s health care system to get comprehensive overhaul

    KYIV – Ukraine adopted a crucial legislative health care package on October 19 that is designed to improve the health of its people and remove Europe’s largest country from the list of nations that have the world’s highest death rates. It is the first comprehensive change to the country’s Soviet-era health care system since...

    In The Arctic: Search continues for Russian missing helicopter
    Oct27

    In The Arctic: Search continues for Russian missing helicopter

    Two Norwegian helicopters and several vessels have been searching the area since Thursday, and more help was on the way. A search continued Friday in the Arctic for a Russian helicopter that went down at sea with eight people on board, off Norway’s Svalbard archipelago, Norwegian rescue crews said.Two Norwegian helicopters and several...

    Freed From A Cage, Masha The Bear Tastes The Good Life

    A brown bear named Masha has spent most of her life in a cage outside a restaurant in Lviv, Ukraine. But with help from Four Paws, an international animal welfare group, she’s now settling in at a sanctuary where she can stroll, swim, and play. Her rescue was part of a larger campaign to relocate dozens of bears kept illegally by private...

    Freed From A Cage, Masha The Bear Tastes The Good Life

    A brown bear named Masha has spent most of her life in a cage outside a restaurant in Lviv, Ukraine. But with help from Four Paws, an international animal welfare group, she’s now settling in at a sanctuary where she can stroll, swim, and play. Her rescue was part of a larger campaign to relocate dozens of bears kept illegally by private...