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Tolstoy Journal, March 26, 2017: Are you a fox or hedgehog?

The above is an entry in my copy of The Steal Like An Artist Journal: A Notebook For Creative Kleptomaniacs by  Austin Kleon. On this one he asks you to plot your current project on a graph of the creative process. 1,145 more words

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Historic Yemen Peace Rally Draws Sea Of Humanity.

By Jerry Alatalo

Saudi-led war crimes, destruction of Yemen and its people reaches two years

ne can’t help but wonder about the nature of U.S. President Donald Trump and his administration’s response to images of  hundreds of thousands of Yemeni people in Yemen’s capitol city of Sana’a, gathered in protest against continued Saudi war crimes, and calling for peace. 362 more words

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Tolstoy Journal, March 25, 2017: "he had thrown away his telescope. . . "

Today’s travel book into the land of Tolstoy is one of my favorites. I can’t remember what used bookstore I bought it in but it’s a keeper: … 1,076 more words

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JP124: Chess and Community, and The Silence of the Lambs

The 124

I want to use this space to put a little bit more of myself on the page by editorializing a little bit. I’ve done some of that here, but I want to make it a part of the weekly commitment. 2,777 more words

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Unreported World. Putin’s Family Values. Channel 4, 7pm. Director Jessica Kay, Presented by Marcel Theroux.


Just when you thought you’d seen enough of writer, producer and documentary maker Louis Theroux his brother Marcel pops up in Russia in a programme about Putin’s Family Values. 761 more words

Video: Trump's Troubling Ties to Russia

For at least ten years, Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to influence government policy, public opinion, and news coverage inside the United States, Europe and former Soviet republics to benefit President Vladimir Putin’s government, even as U.S.-Russia relations grew worse. 134 more words

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