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    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:...

    What Happened  a Couple of Days Ago Strongly Resembles a Trademark Russian Provocation: Mikheil Saakashvili
    Apr03

    What Happened a Couple of Days Ago Strongly Resembles a Trademark Russian Provocation: Mikheil Saakashvili

    Mikheil Saakashvili, former Georgian politician, current Governor of the Ukraine’s Odessa region, made a Facebook post touching upon fightings on Nagorno Karabakh-Azerbaijan Line of Contact, “I am urging all the sides for extreme caution and restraint as much as it is possible with regards to the military hostilities that erupted between...

    Pope announces special collection for Ukraine
    Apr03

    Pope announces special collection for Ukraine

    Speaking to tens of thousands of people at the end of a Mass in St. Peter’s Square, he said he wanted the collection to be a “gesture of charity that, apart from alleviating material suffering, shows my personal closeness as well as that of the entire Church” to the people of Ukraine. …read more Source: Buenos Aires...