Divina Liezel Morales

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China’s New Strategy In South China Sea – OpEd

American leaders unnecessarily provoked China to challenge US policy in Asia. Although Russia remains the main challenge for the USA, now China has …

China

American Power Under Challenge

<b>Masters of Mankind (Part 1)</b><p><i>Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com</i><p>[<i>This piece, the first of two parts, is excerpted</i> <i>from Noam Chomsky’s new book,</i> Who Rules the World? <i>(Metro</i><i>politan Books). Part 2 will be posted on Tuesday morning.</i>]<p>When we ask “Who rules the world?” we commonly adopt the standard convention …

Uncovering ancient Ashkenaz – the birthplace of Yiddish speakers

At 1,000 years, the search for the location of Ashkenaz – thought to be the birthplace of Ashkanazic Jews and the Yiddish language – is one of the …

Fasces

The <i>fasces</i> were a bundle of rods and a single axe which were carried as a symbol of magisterial and priestly authority in ancient Rome. They featured …

Cards Against Corruption: A game about the Philippines

<b>It's no secret that corruption remains a rampant problem in the Philippines.</b><p>Bribery, embezzlement and nepotism are all issues that have plagued the nation for decades, but how does this affect the way young people feel about the upcoming 9 May elections?<p>To find out, I created a set of fun cards …

Watch Andrew Rannells Share About His Most Embarrassing Moment in Hamilton

The Tony nominee took over as King George III in the megahit and is prepping for Falsettos.<p>Andrew Rannells, the Tony-nominated original star of <i>Book</i> …

Tony Awards

Conservatives unapologetic over tactics as Khan becomes London's first Muslim mayor | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Sadiq Khan of Britain’s opposition Labour Party was sworn in as Mayor of London on Saturday, becoming the first Muslim to head a major European capital after an election campaign marked by the ruling Conservatives’ efforts to link him to extremism.<p>The son of a Pakistani immigrant …

Great Britain

These Stunning Maps Show the Final Months of the First World War

The First World War began just over a century ago, and in 2017, the United States will begin to commemorate its entry into the conflict. These three …

Hope fades for a two-state solution. Is there another path to Middle East peace?

Support for separate Israeli and Palestinian states divided by the pre-1967 border is draining away<p>Whether you regard the controversy raging in the Labour party as a long overdue reckoning with insidious antisemitism on the British left or just a smear campaign against Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership, …

Israel