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Bob Dylan Didn't Like the Masters of War

Today is a good day to salute another, newly christened Nobel laureate who stood up to the war machine, telling the "Masters of War" that he could "see through [their] masks"; that "even Jesus would never forgive what you do."<p>The song was released in 1963, when the antiwar movement in the US was …

The Harvest Kitchen Lemon Ginger Morning Detox Drink

Lemon Ginger Morning Detox Drink<p><i>This Lemon Ginger Morning Detox Drink with Turmeric is a great way to start your day. This detox drink is rich in</i> …

U.S. Support for the War in Yemen Is Indefensible

Not even funerals are sacred in a time of war.<p>Last Saturday, as hundreds of Yemeni mourners waited to pay their respects to a beloved elder, …

Foreign Policy has endorsed a candidate for the first time in its history — Hillary Clinton

Washington (AFP) - Foreign Policy, a leading US international affairs magazine, on Sunday endorsed a presidential candidate for the first time, backing Hillary Clinton and slamming Donald Trump as "the worst major-party candidate for the job in US history."<p>As "we deeply value our relationship with …

10 Words to Know So You're Not So Confused in Yoga Class

What did your yoga teacher just say? Yoga instructors love to use Sanskrit and other “yogi lingo” in practice. And while it is a wonderful way to …

Child soldiers in Burundi swap conflict for classroom – in pictures

When Burundi descended into violence and political turmoil last April, Jean-Pierre was one of many children tricked into becoming fighters. The 17-year-old ended up in an adult prison, but Unicef has since helped to secure his release. He has been attending a re-education centre, a safe haven in a …

5 Warning Signs of a Toxic Company Culture

Toxic cultures are everywhere. Watch for the signs and get ready to walk right back out the door.<p>It doesn't matter what the company name is, the awards they have won, the size, great location or significant achievements; devastatingly, toxic environments can be found anywhere.<p>As soon as you walk …

See Inverted Landscapes Captured in Perfectly Reflective Puddles

Photographer ponders silents moments with his lens.<p>Puddles act as windows to the sky, in a series of paintings which present themselves as the perfect, natural vignette right after a rainshower. The photograph of a peary oil slick does double duty, maximizing the reflective nature of the puddle, …

Full text of Barack Obama’s speech to the Canadian House of Commons

Mr. Prime Minister, Mr. Speaker, members of the House, members of the Senate, distinguished guests, people of Canada, thank you for this …

Canada

Less is more as Japanese minimalist movement grows

TOKYO (Reuters) - Fumio Sasaki’s one-room Tokyo apartment is so stark friends liken it to an interrogation room. He owns three shirts, four pairs of trousers, four pairs of socks and a meager scattering of various other items.<p>Money isn’t the issue. The 36-year-old editor has made a conscious …

Man Talks To His Deaf Cat In Sign Language

Chico is a deaf cat. Every morning he and his human dad like to have a conversation through sign language.<p>James Casson shares his story:<p>"Meet my Deaf …

Language

Are You an Ambivert?

A new personality type has emerged that puts the old introvert vs. extrovert debate to rest. Find out if you're an ambivert.<p>I'm sure you've been asked many times whether you're an introvert or an extrovert. For some people, it's an easy choice, but for most of us, it's difficult to choose one way …

Facebook

Maybe it’s the life lessons I was forced to learn the hard way, or the toll of loss and failure I had recently endured, but a decade ago, in the …

Positive Thinking

This Ancient Greek Astronomy Computer May Be 1,000 Years Ahead Of Its Time

Deciphered text reveals the mysterious Antikythera Mechanism was a "philosopher’s guide to the galaxy."<p>Since it was discovered in 1900 by divers off the Greek island of Antikythera, a complex clockwork device dubbed the "Antikythera Mechanism" has mystified everyone from archaeologists to UFO …

14 foods that you should really buy organic

It's hard to believe that changing the food system can start in your kitchen. But it's true. If you're cooking, you're likely to be eating more …

Artist's paintings tell powerful story of survival with our animal allies

Faced with a constant barrage of negative news decrying the death of the corals, the extinction of wildlife and the loss of pristine rainforests to …

Giant holes are bursting open in Siberia, and you can hear the explosions from 60 miles away

REUTERS/Vladimir Pushkarev/Russian Centre of Arctic Exploration<p>Giant holes are popping up all over the frigid tundra of northern Russia, and no one …

Global Warming

3 Things Every Boss Should Know About Building a Strong Team

There are three rules every business leader should consider when it comes to recruiting and retaining top talent.<p>I spoke on a panel for Glassdoor this week alongside Katie Burke, vice president of culture and experience at HubSpot, Andrew Levy, global careers brand lead at Uber, Macy Andrews, …

We Ask Kids How They Protect Nature: The Answers will Surprise You

It is a truth universally acknowledged that children are our hope for a better future. On World Environment Day (June 5) that sentiment could not be …

Norway to 'completely ban petrol powered cars by 2025'

Norway will ban the sale of all fossil fuel-based cars in the next decade, continuing its trend towards becoming one of the most ecologically …

Man And His Beloved Blind Cat Scale Ireland's Highest Peak

The duo raised more than $1,000 for animal welfare.<p>Stevie, a blind cat who hikes with her human, is back at it again blazing new trails.<p>Filmmaker Patrick Corr and Stevie garnered a following last year after Corr shot a beautiful video that showed the pair going on a hike in County Tipperary, …

Pets

Mother Teresa's Top 15 Ways To Find Happiness In Your Life

If there is anyone whom I can see as a peaceful and happy soul in the universe, it would be Mother Teresa. Her wisdom is eternal. It touches our …

Mother Teresa

Resentment over Sykes-Picot deal still drives Turkey foreign policy

By Stuart Williams with Fulya Ozerkan<p><b>ANKARA -</b> Resentment remains over the Sykes-Picot Agreement between Britain and France that carved up the Middle …

This Global Warming GIF Is as Mesmerizing as It Is Depressing

That's...good? I guess?<p>Climate science is unpalatable. Not only is it data, but it is depressing data. But turn climate science into a cool GIF with pretty colors, and people will pay attention.<p>Designed by climate scientist Ed Hawkins, this graphic is based off monthly temperature data collected by …

10 Powerful Mantras to Stop You from Judging People

<i>When we are judging everyone and everything, we are learning nothing.</i>One of the most incredible changes I’ve made in my life, which has undoubtedly …

Self-help

'I’m disgusted': readers respond to MPs vote against accepting 3,000 child refugees

We asked you to send us your messages for the government after MPs voted against offering sanctuary to thousands of Syrian child refugees<p>MPs have rejected an amendment to the immigration bill, which would have compelled the government to offer sanctuary in the UK to 3,000 unaccompanied child …

The environment photographers you should be following on Instagram

Sometimes, the best way to understand what’s happening on the other side of the world is to see it for yourself. Here are some of our favorite Instagrammers who focus on capturing our changing planet

Instagram

This 15-Year-Old Syrian Girl Is Campaigning Against Child Marriage in a Refugee Camp

"Girls from my home have their future lost or destroyed. This is something I can't accept."<p>These are the words of Omaima Hoshan, a 15-year-old Syrian …

UNICEF creates virtual child 'Sofia' using 500 photos of real children in conflict

There are currently 250 million children around the world living in countries affected by conflict, and half of the 19.5 million refugees globally …