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    Dutch Choice on EU-Ukraine Treaty Could Affect Brexit Vote
    Apr03

    Dutch Choice on EU-Ukraine Treaty Could Affect Brexit Vote

    Dutch voters will decide on Wednesday whether to support a European treaty deepening ties with Ukraine in a referendum that will test sentiment toward Brussels ahead of Britain’s June Brexit vote and could also bring a boost for Russia. The broad political, trade and defense treaty is already provisionally in place but has to be ratified by...

    All the president’s men: Vladimir Putin’s secret money network
    Apr03

    All the president’s men: Vladimir Putin’s secret money network

    Arkady Rotenberg and Vladimir Putin Written by Jake Bernstein, Petra Blum, Oliver Zihlmann, David Thompson, Frederik Obermaier & Bastian Obermayer Vladimir Putin and Sergey Roldugin forged a bond as young men. Fast friends, almost like brothers, they cruised the streets of Leningrad, singing and, in Putin’s case, occasionally getting...

    My queasy night at Lviv’s controversial ‘Jewish’ eatery
    Apr03

    My queasy night at Lviv’s controversial ‘Jewish’ eatery

    Vlodymir, a waiter at the Pid Zolotoju Rozoju restaurant who calls himself Moishe, March 14, 2016. (Cnaan Liphshiz) LVIV, Ukraine (JTA) — There’s a Jewish-themed restaurant attached to the ruins of the 16th-century Golden Rose Synagogue here. It first caught my eye last month when I was taking photographs of Meylakh Sheykhet, a haredi...

    The End of the American Empire
    Apr03

    The End of the American Empire

    By Ambassador Chas W. Freeman The End of the American EmpireRemarks to East Bay Citizens for Peace, the Barrington Congregational Church,and the American Friends Service Committee Ambassador Chas W. Freeman, Jr. (USFS, Ret.)Senior Fellow, the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs 2 April 2016, Barrington, Rhode Island I’m...

    The AT&T Girl’s surprising call to action
    Apr03

    The AT&T Girl’s surprising call to action

    Actress Milana Vayntrub, the “AT&T Girl,” volunteering with Syrian refugees in Lesbos, Greece. (Courtesy of Vayntrub/Can’t Do Nothing) (JTA) — You know Lily. You do. She’s that chipper, slyly witty girl who works at the AT&T store — not a real one, but the one you see in those ubiquitous TV ads. What you may not know is that...

    In Brexit warm up, Dutch voters to consider EU treaty with Ukraine
    Apr03

    In Brexit warm up, Dutch voters to consider EU treaty with Ukraine

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch voters will decide on Wednesday whether to support a European treaty deepening ties with Ukraine in a referendum that will test sentiment toward Brussels ahead of Britain’s June Brexit vote and could also bring a boost for Russia. …read more Source:...

    This is why you crave beef: Inside secrets of Big Meat’s billion-dollar ad and lobbying campaigns
    Apr03

    This is why you crave beef: Inside secrets of Big Meat’s billion-dollar ad and lobbying campaigns

    Sleek seems like a good word to describe the offices of the National Chicken Council (NCC) in Washington, D.C. The sleekness begins on the street. The building at 1152 Fifteenth Street, which houses the NCC, is ultramodern, enclosed in glass, with a lavish lobby that echoes my footsteps as I walk in. Up on the fourth floor, I’m greeted by...

    In Brexit warm up, Dutch voters to consider EU treaty with Ukraine
    Apr03

    In Brexit warm up, Dutch voters to consider EU treaty with Ukraine

    Dutch voters will decide on Wednesday whether to support a European treaty deepening ties with Ukraine in a referendum that will test sentiment towards Brussels ahead of Britain’s June Brexit vote and could also bring a boost for Russia. …read more Source: Channel...

    In Brexit warm up, Dutch voters to consider EU treaty with Ukraine
    Apr03

    In Brexit warm up, Dutch voters to consider EU treaty with Ukraine

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch voters will decide on Wednesday whether to support a European treaty deepening ties with Ukraine in a referendum that will test sentiment towards Brussels ahead of Britain’s June Brexit vote and could also bring a boost for Russia. …read more Source: The...

    Pope Francis Announces Special Collection for Ukraine
    Apr03

    Pope Francis Announces Special Collection for Ukraine

    Pope Francis has announced a special collection to help people in Ukraine suffering amid conflict “who thirst for peace and reconciliation.”The pontiff told the faithful Sunday following a Holy Year Mass that Roman Catholic parishes in Europe will hold a special collection… …read more Source:...