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The Utter Stupidity of the New Cold War

By Gary Leupp | Dissident Voice | January 7, 2017

It seems so strange, twenty-seven years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, to be living through a new Cold War with (as it happens,

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The role of technology

Does technology fill a gap for people who don’t want to or can’t access traditional therapies for psychological trauma? This was one of the driving forces behind the KRTS Power to Recover online coaching programme. 16 more words

Power To Recover

Floridasta viileyteen – Vancouver, Tokio, Soul

Syksy kului mukavasti Floridan lämmössä. Olemme matkalla joulua viettämään Helsinkiin, tällä kertaa kierrämme pallon Tyynenmeren yli Aasiaan. Meillä matkalaukun päälle ei pölyä kerry.


Vancouver – ilmasto, jossa kaikenlainen elämä viihtyy… 2,254 more words


​NATO drills in Georgia do not help bolstering intl, regional security - Sukhum (Abkhazia)

SUKHUM. Nov 20 (Interfax) – The Abkhaz Foreign Ministry views the conduct of the NATO-Georgia 2016 command and staff drills as a direct threat to security of this country. 326 more words


Dignity is a Small Price to Pay For a Story

Originally published at the great food, travel and culture site, Roads & Kingdoms.

Chacha in Gali

I was in Georgia’s breakaway territory of Abkhazia for a story about the language rights of the Georgian population. 847 more words

Welcome to the Hotel Galifornia

Welcome to Gali, where Georgians live in a state of apartheid. But at least the Russians fixed the road.

The grumbling drone of a bus’s diesel engine or the squeaky jerks of an old Lada cannot mask the strained, mournful disquiet south of Sukhumi towards the border, past the ruined shells of Georgian houses, occupied now by only a dense canopy of wild verdure. 1,198 more words

Russian Lower House Ratifies Agreement to Combine Forces With Abkhazia



   The Russian lower house of parliament adopted a bill ratifying an agreement to combine the Russian Armed Forces with those of Abkhazia, according to background documentation published Wednesday. 87 more words