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Global Market Mostly Lower: China Up on Hopes For Stimulus

Associated Press

Friday, April 17, 2015
End of Trading Day

A man looks at an electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. 455 more words

Gillian Ayres

On Saturday I met a very important person for the first time, Gillian Ayres.

People say “Don’t meet your heroes”, although I disagree. It is fantastic to discover that, in fact, they are both normal and human. 491 more words


Learning from history

The Financial Times published an article titled”Japan needs a forthright reckoning over wartime past”

Financial Times article : Japan needs a forthright reckoning over wartime past… 11 more words

Serious issues on the agenda include land use and foreign direct investment

The Financial Times journalist Victor Mallet, writing from New Delhi, reports that India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi is yielding ground as opposition politicians describe him as “anti-poor” and “pro-business”. 321 more words


Shumon Basar, Douglas Coupland, Hans Ulrich Obrist--The Age of Earthquakes: A Guide to the Extreme Present (2015)


I enjoyed Barnett’s single “Avant Gardener” a lot.  Then I got a little sick of it (I love WXPN, but man they can overplay a song).  1,302 more words

All Songs Considered

HENRY MOORE: BACK TO A LAND │ Yorkshire Sculpture Park → 6 September 2015


“Born in Caslfd, West Ywcšr, Henri Mur (1898–1986) z wn v ɖ most impwtnt artists v ɖ 20ʈ senčri. Đs mêjr xibišn, in c̣laḅrešn wɖ Ɖ Henri Mur Fândešn, têcs a freš aproč t Mur’z wrc bî cnsidrñ hiz pṛfând rlešnšp wɖ land, wč wz funḍmntl t hiz practis n fyld hiz vižl vcabylri. 453 more words