Angela Wang

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US prepared to veto UN plan for Israeli occupation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is prepared to veto a United Nations Security Council proposal that calls for an end to Israel's occupation of Palestinian lands in 2017.<p>State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said the resolution, offered by Jordan and pushed by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, is …

‘The highest price’: Over 1.7mn children affected by Ukrainian conflict, UN says

The conflict in eastern Ukraine is having a horrendous impact on as many as 1.7 million children, and hundreds of schools have been damaged or …

What Would Happen To The Climate If We Stopped Emitting Greenhouse Gases Today?

Earth’s climate is changing rapidly. We know this from billions of observations, documented in thousands of journal papers and texts and summarized …

Why the next world war will be fought over food

The world has a massive food crisis on its hands. The crisis is so big that organizations like the World Bank and the United Nations say there won’t …

China tells U.S. opposes all forms of cyber attacks, 'terrorism' | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China opposes all forms of cyberattacks and cyber “terrorism”, the country’s foreign minister told U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday.<p>China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi delivers remarks before his meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the State Department in …

The Conservative Ideas The Koch Brothers Want To Sneak Into Schools

The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction last week encouraged high school teachers to use a history curriculum drafted by a group funded …

Affordable Care Act

How To Get Sh*t Done Without People Hating You

Sure, everyone wants to hire an employee with big ideas and the power to follow through with them. But, just being a "doer" isn't always enough to …

Research

The Ultimate Guide To Brunching In NYC

For New Yorkers, "brunch" is both a noun, verb, and way of life. It's not only a twice-weekly opportunity to eat eggs and pancakes, it's also a way …

How-To's

10 Dishes You Can't Miss at NYC Restaurant Week

The food gods have once again spoken — Restaurant Week is back!<p>Through August 15, a selection of New York City’s hottest joints will be offering …

New England

A Refreshing, Vegan Lunch To Keep You Energized All Day

Photo: Courtesy of Food52.<p>Vegan lunches can — and should — be a lot more interesting than bare salads or carrot sticks and hummus. New Veganism …

Healthy Eating

How To Throw An Outdoor Soiree On The Cheap

Like most inhabitants of New York City, you’ve probably been brainstorming ways to get the heck out of your apartment in exchange for a little …

New York City

11 NYC Bars Perfect For Summer Fridays

The Summer Friday is a New York institution littered in mythos. Last year, The Wire reported on “The Fading Art of The Summer Friday,” while <i>Inc.</i> …

New York City

Rooftop Bars NYC Views - Best Hotels, Pools, Restaurants

Travel

3 Exercises That Work Better Than Jumping Jacks

Photo: Stocksy<p>The thing about cardio is that it can bore you to tears in, like, a second (looking at you, elliptical). But you can get it done without slaving away on a treadmill and subsequently wanting to kill yourself.<p>Exhibit A: Jumping jacks. This classic exercise is an awesome way to activate …

New York's Chicest Bakeries

We can't think of a better way to start the morning or end the afternoon than at one of New York's fabulous bakeries. Below, we share our favorites.<p><b>1) Rose Bakery at Dover Street Market:</b> Sip Harney and Sons tea and nibble peach streusels and green tea crème brulee within fifty feet of Prada dresses …

How to Build the Confidence to Photograph People

Portraiture, lifestyle, street, and travel photography – these are some of the genres that feature people as main subject. For some, these are …

Self-help

Global Learning Diplomacy

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PBS

Is Hannah Horvath TV’s Most Selfish Character? Matt Zoller Seitz and Alyssa Rosenberg Debate

<i>Girls</i> may have rejected the idea that its main character, Hannah Horvath (played by series creator Lena Dunham), is the voice of her generation, at …

Obamacare's threat to liberalism

From the moment of his improbable emergence as a presidential contender seven years ago, Barack Obama has always positioned himself as something better than a politician. And he has always presented his goals for progressive change as something bigger than the bare minimum a Democrat might hope for …

Why Can't Professional Women Be Fashionable Without Derision?

Photo: AKMGSI; Ray Tang / Rex USA.<p>From Michelle Obama’s <i>Vogue</i> cover to Samantha Cameron plum front-row seating at LFW, well-dressed female politicians …

Is Working On Weekends The Secret To A Successful, Happy Work-Life Balance?

Seriously. Read on to find out how it could work for you.<p>Last week, the financial world was abuzz with some interesting news: Goldman Sachs was easing up on its junior analysts. Specifically, the firm announced that it wanted its young bankers to take weekends off. As David Solomon, co-head of the …

Work-life Balance

Daily Inspiration #1597

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Digital Art

Orchid: Exploding High-Speed Paint Flowers by Fabian Oefner | Colossal

<p>For his third and final investigation in his “Paint Action” series Swiss photographer Fabian Oefner (previously here and here) created a series of …

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Fog Linen

How pretty are these napkins and trays from Fog Linen ? The understated Japanese home store has such lovely things. I'd love to get a few fo...

Obama’s New Realism: Give Diplomacy a Chance

Whatever else it accomplishes, Syria’s agreement to disclose its chemical-weapons stockpiles and, eventually, destroy them, made President Obama’s address at this year’s United Nations General Assembly much easier. Rather than having to explain why U.S. bombs had been dropping on targets in …