Asian stocks fell, with the regional index headed for a one-week low as the stronger yen sank Japanese shares. Emerging-market and commodity-linked currencies weakened as oil extended its drop and copper futures traded near a 43-month low amid concern over China’s economy. 49 more words
Watch Rick Santelli and I discuss “The Big P” that is Putin.
This year, we’ve asked some of our favorite dharma teachers, practitioners, and activists to reflect on the Four Noble Truths — suffering; the causes of suffering; cessation of suffering; and a path to cessation — from a systemic, social justice perspective. 8 more words
We have all encountered some form of conflict at work. Whether it’s a colleague getting under your skin or you and your boss disagree on a decision, your team can often seem more like a dysfunctional family. 377 more words
Hello to all and greetings from a very sunny California. I am currently continuing my fellowship Odyssey with some time at UCLA’s Political Science department, where I have the distinct honor and pleasure to work as a researcher for Professor Michael Ross, of resource curse literature fame (his latest book… 1,562 more words