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    Europe’s Kids Are Moody and Depressed
    Feb24

    Europe’s Kids Are Moody and Depressed

    The future belongs to the young. So how the next generation feels and thinks matters to people of all ages. As much as baby boomers may lament it, it is millennials — those coming of age in this new century — who will shape the world’s economic and geopolitical destiny for years to come. At a time of renewed economic turmoil in Europe,...

    From China, Love and Hate for Common’s Oscar Speech
    Feb24

    From China, Love and Hate for Common’s Oscar Speech

    After ascending the stage to receive the Oscar for Best Original Song along with popular crooner John Legend, the Chicago-born hip-hop artist known as Common sought to link the historic civil rights protests in Selma, Alabama with more recent struggles elsewhere. Common’s winning song, Glory, was dedicated to marches on Selma’s Edmund...

    Russia-Iran Rapprochement: A Convenient Partnership or a Desperate Move?
    Feb24

    Russia-Iran Rapprochement: A Convenient Partnership or a Desperate Move?

    In light of the ongoing turmoil in the Middle East: civil war in Syria, ISIS, the Charlie Hebdo attack, the death of Saudi King Abdullah and the anarchy in Yemen, what is one to make out of the potential agreement in which Russia will provide Iran with S-300 air defense missile system? The answer is one of great concern and alarm. This agreement...

    Day in Photos: A Frozen River in New York and Russia Believers in Ukraine
    Feb24

    Day in Photos: A Frozen River in New York and Russia Believers in Ukraine

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    The 16 greatest books about how to be a man
    Feb24

    The 16 greatest books about how to be a man

    You’re never too old for a great book. We’ve put together a list of our 16 favorite stories on growing up and what it means to be a man. They cover everything from how to live to how to be a leader to how people should handle crises. Check them out. “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance” by Robert M. Pirsig, from...

    This is Putin’s objective in Ukraine: Expert
    Feb24

    This is Putin’s objective in Ukraine: Expert

    This is what Putin wants in Ukraine, and it’s beginning to look like it may happen, a military expert says. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s economic ‘meltdown’ just got worse
    Feb24

    Ukraine’s economic ‘meltdown’ just got worse

    Ukraine’s currency plunged to new record lows on Monday, as a failed peace plan and continued violence piled more pressure on the country. …read more Source:...

    War Talk: Ukraine
    Feb24

    War Talk: Ukraine

    The CBC reports that: …read more Source: The Weekly...

    Alex Len’s Grandparents Can Hear the Gunfire from their Home in Eastern Ukraine, Where Russian-Backed Separatists
    Feb24

    Alex Len’s Grandparents Can Hear the Gunfire from their Home in Eastern Ukraine, Where Russian-Backed Separatists

    Local police have abandoned his hometown, leaving gangs to roam the streets and terrorize residents. A half-world away, the 21-year-old center is showing he belongs in the NBA, displaying the skills that led the Phoenix Suns chose him fifth overall… …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Russian Gas Flows to Eastern Ukraine in ‘Humanitarian’ Gesture
    Feb24

    Russian Gas Flows to Eastern Ukraine in ‘Humanitarian’ Gesture

    Russia says it has begun supplying gas to the war-ravaged area of eastern Ukraine, now that the government in Kiev says it can no longer deliver fuel there because of heavy fighting and damage to fuel-supply networks. Ukraine’s state gas company, Naftogaz, said Feb. 19 that it cut off gas to the rebel-held region the day before “[d]ue to...