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Republican millionaires with Ivy League degrees have somehow convinced people they’re fighting the 'elites'

Alternet 23 Sep 2022
Bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell recently posted some thoughts on the subject of high school sports, of all things ... In any sporting endeavor, elite achievement comes at the cost of mass participation. We can easily expand Gladwell's Law to the whole of society ... historians, scientists, journalists, civil servants, elementary school teachers ... .

Scene Calendar: 'Free Fridays' concert, 'Rocky Horror Picture Show,' Heart Walk, more

The Gainesville Sun 23 Sep 2022
MUSIC. “Free FridaysConcert. 7-9 p.m. Fridays through Oct ... University Ave. Free ... 21 ... 7-9 p.m ... Free ... Written by music journalist Bill DeYoung and designed by historian Rick Kilby, this unique exhibit celebrates a golden age in the University City’s musical history, the likes of which may never be seen again; “We're Tired of Asking ... .
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I red heart symbol SCO - Shanghai Cooperation Organization- Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Will ‘Samarkand Spirit’ revive the word ‘mutual’ in world affairs?

Asiatimes 22 Sep 2022
Last week, the nine-member Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) met in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, for its 22nd Meeting of the Council of Heads of State ... The keyword in the Samarkand Declaration seemed to be “mutual”. mutual respect, mutual trust, mutual consultation, and mutual benefit ... Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, editor and journalist ... ....

Former town historian, journalist and author remembered

The Post and Courier 21 Sep 2022
Hill was well-known as a journalist, historian and author of several books ... A lifelong writer, she wrote for a paper in every place they were stationed ... Hill also served as the first historian for the Town of Summerville ... “Summerville ... Myers ... Myers, Jr ... Local historian, Dr ... “She was a diligent historian who wanted to get the story right,” remembers West ... .

Combat misinformation thru fact-checking, future journos urged

Sun Star 21 Sep 2022
A veteran journalist, a historian, and a social media expert gave the advice to more than 300 mass communication students and faculty from eight Cebu colleges and universities during the 16th run of SunStar Cebu’s “Reaching Out to Future Journalists” forum at the University of the Philippines-Cebu Performing Arts Hall, Wednesday, Sept.

A Roger Federer Retirement Mailbag

Sports Illustrated 21 Sep 2022
... 40 years, long enough to have seen a lot of shifts in the culture, fashion, gear, fitness, playing styles, and criteria by which fans, journalists, and historians evaluate greatness.

Why does the EU support terror-linked NGOs? - opinion

The Jerusalem Post 21 Sep 2022
In response to the recent closure of seven anti-Israel Palestinian NGOs for supporting terrorist organizations, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell condemned Israel, claiming that there was no evidence of wrong-doing. But their work is not secret, nor is their message ... (credit ... The author is a PhD historian and journalist in Israel. .

The roar of a US warplane over a civilian Irish airport

Asiatimes 21 Sep 2022
“This is not a regular airport,” Margaretta D’Arcy said to me as we heard a C-130T Hercules prepare to take off from Shannon Airport in Ireland after 3pm on September 11, 2022 ... Article 29 of the Irish constitution of 1937 sets in place the framework for the country’s neutrality ... Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, editor and journalist ... ....

Country Singer-Songwriter Brei Carter Releases Eclectic Debut Album ‘Brand New Country,’ With Powerful Focus Track ...

The Tennessee Tribune 20 Sep 2022
NASHVILLE, Tenn ... Louis based pop and hip-hop producer SP Fredrick Perine (Baby Bam, JungleBrothers, Ball & Ro) ... Oermann, St ... Single name. “Stronger Than That”. Album name. Brand New Country. ISRC# ... UPC# ... 1 ... 2 ... Her first single at country radio “Gave Him A Girl” was immediately recognized as “cute and catchy” by country music journalist and historian Robert K.

'Holocaust deniers can't access weapons of mass destruction' - IDF chief at Auschwitz

The Jerusalem Post 19 Sep 2022
"You don't need to be a historian or a researcher to understand the horrors of the Holocaust, you need to be a human being! Anyone who lies and denies this painful and substantial historical truth is a liar of the past and will surely be a liar of the future ... and historians.

The untold story of the struggle for disability rights in America

Raw Story 18 Sep 2022
As I spoke with historian and journalist Phyllis Vine, I kept thinking of Howard Zinn ... The acclaimed historian is most famous for his 1980 book "A ... "I was in graduate school at the same time that historians were discovering the voices of the people on the ground," Vine told Salon.

The roar of an America warplane over a civilian Irish airport

Alternet 18 Sep 2022
“This is not a regular airport,” Margaretta D’Arcy said to me as we heard a C-130T Hercules prepare to take off from Shannon Airport in Ireland after 3 p.m. on September 11, 2022. That enormous U.S. Navy aircraft (registration number 16-4762) had flown in from Sigonella, a U.S ... aircraft ... Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, editor and journalist ... Power.

Groups hold ‘lakbay aral’ to teach students about martial law era

The Philadelphia Inquirer 17 Sep 2022
... Bantayog ng mga Bayani where they listened to stories from historians, journalists, and Martial Law survivors, ACT said in a statement.

WWII exhibit in works at library

Sulphur Springs News-Telegram 17 Sep 2022
Image ... Subhead. .Sulphur Springs Library. Body ... The National Guard division was the first to reach the coastline during “Operation Avalanche” on Sept ... Peter Golden, an award-winning historian, journalist and novelist from New York, has been working closely with Hope Cain, Director of the Sulphur Springs Public Library, to build a vision for the exhibit.

Untold stories of Mughal dynasty and the revolt of 1857

Financial Express 17 Sep 2022
Born in 1879 to a Chishti family in Delhi, Khawaja Hasan Nizami was a celebrated journalist, writer and historian of his time. His greatest contribution as a historian was recording the stories of the ghadar, or the Revolt of 1857, which marked the official end of the Mughal dynasty in India and brought it under direct rule of the British Crown ... .

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