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6 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter

The reason these are the best of Netflix's many "brainy" entries is they all share a multifaceted approach — looking at the economics, social, and cultural angles of each problem while also keeping us tied to a single, compelling narrative.<p>Six incredible, stimulating documentaries, all streaming on …

Religious conservatives attempt balance in Orlando response

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The massacre at a gay nightclub has tested the limits of the "love the sinner, hate the sin" approach to homosexuality by …

LGBTQI

6 Things You Need to Know About Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Originally published by <b>Daniel Goleman</b> on LinkedIn: Master Your Emotional Terrain<p><b>What Makes You Angry?</b><p>For many, being put down by an authority figure causes our blood to boil. For others, delays that ruin our efficiency are frustrating. The calmest person can become enraged by a wrongful accusation. …

Emotional Intelligence

Political Violence in the Era of Trump

What do the violent attacks of Trump protesters on Trump supporters reveal?<p>An outbreak of violence at a rally for presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in San Jose, California on Thursday touched off arguments about utility, legality, and moral rightness of political violence. My …

British Library puts literary treasures from 20th century writers online for free

<b>LONDON</b><b>.-</b> The British Library has made over 300 literary treasures relating to 20th century writers available online for the first time, including …

Literature

Maybe It Was the Distance

“Well, now I’ll have an answer,” Irv said, with a self-satisfied nod that resembled davening or Parkinson’s. He and his forty-three-year-old son, Jacob, and eleven-year-old grandson, Max, were on their way to Washington National to pick up their Israeli cousins. (The Blochs would sooner have …

Painter Tomo Campbell on finding beauty in imperfection

A Central Saint Martins graduate, former artist-in-residence at the English National Ballet, and briefly a model for Dior, Tomo Campbell is undeniably a talented artist who doesn't strive towards perfection in his art but finds joy in its flaws. This month, his debut show <i>Held On The Tips Of Fingers</i> …

Ballet

The books that critics say you should read this summer

There’s a new wave of books coming out now in time for summer reading for those of us in the northern hemisphere, with a mix of familiar names and debut authors who are worth paying attention to. Annie Proulx, Stephen King, and Dave Eggers are among the veterans releasing new works. And Emma Cline …

Books

Workplace equality depends on men embracing flexible hours, says gender office

There’s only one way the lot of working women is likely to change, according to the director of the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, Libby Lyons, and that’s for men to take more time off.<p>“I firmly believe that the way we are going to get real change in this area is by men embracing flexible work …

The Workplace

10,000 young migrants unaccounted for, EU police agency says

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Authorities dealing with Europe's migrant crisis have lost track of about 10,000 unaccompanied children amid fears that organized crime gangs are beginning to exploit the vulnerable youngsters, a senior official at the European Union's police agency said Monday.<p>Europol …

France considers recognition of a Palestinian state

PARIS (AP) — France will recognize a Palestinian state if its efforts to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace talks at an international conference fail, Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said Friday.<p>He told French diplomats that the conference will aim to bring together the two parties and their …

UN-hosted Syria peace talks get off to shaky start

GENEVA (AP) — Peace talks aimed at ending Syria's five-year civil war got off to a shaky and chaotic start Friday, with the main opposition group at first boycotting the session, then later agreeing to meet with U.N. officials — while still insisting it would not negotiate.<p>That small commitment by …

Mind the income gap – it’s biggest where least expected

Income inequality is segregating communities even in places like Elmbridge, in Surrey’s stockbroker belt, where the pay gap between richest and poorest is most pronounced<p>Parallel lives was the term used to describe communities in the north of England that were segregated by race and religion. It …

Income Inequality

The Latest: Sweden, Morocco deal on rejected asylum minors

BRUSSELS (AP) — The latest news on the influx of asylum-seekers and other migrants in Europe. All times local:<p>7:40 p.m.<p>Sweden says it has reached a deal with Morocco on returning unaccompanied minors who don't qualify for asylum and often end up living on the streets.<p>Swedish officials say there are …

Hairless guinea pig Strawberry Shortcake knows how to stay squeaky clean

Hairless <i>Kim Possible</i> mole-rat, Rufus, your position on the naked animal throne is being challenged.<p>The new furless animal on everyone's lips? …

The face of African slavery in Qajar Iran – in pictures

Anthropologist Pedram Khosronejad has embarked on a new and controversial topic in Iranian studies, developing a narrative on African slavery in Persia through archival photography, interviews and scattered text. Here he curates from his burgeoning collection<p>The African slave trade in the Persian …

Black History

Photographers Capture the Gap Between the Rich and the Poor

A new book looks at extreme priviledge in an unequal world.<p>When people think of inequality, they often think first of the lives of the world's poorest people. This Friday, a new book puts the spotlight on the richest.<p>Little also views the collection as a response to the 1950s photo exhibit <i>Family of</i> …

Kangaroo in heartbreaking 'grieving' photos may actually have killed its mate

Pictures of a dead kangaroo dying in the arms of a male kangaroo, while her joey looked on, touched the hearts of many this week.<p>It looked as if the marsupials were showing human-like emotion as the female kangaroo passed away.<p>However, it looks as if this story has taken a shocking twist.<p>Experts …

Grieving

The countries that don’t exist

There really is a secret world of hidden independent nations, with their own populations, governments – and football leagues. In fact, you’ve almost certainly visited one without realising.<p>When I first see Nick Middleton, he is surrounded by globes and atlases showing the most exotic places on the …

Queen Elizabeth II

White people aren’t the enemy: Why social justice demands a rainbow coalition of minorities & poor whites

Black Lives Matter rightly spotlights racial injustices. But let’s not pretend whites are living on Easy Street<p>On average, whites are far better off than blacks. But the problem with averages is that they often conceal radically uneven distribution of the phenomena in question. This is certainly …

13 graphic novels every memoir lover should read

Looking for a book that offers something different — something a little more rooted in reality? These graphic novel memoirs are as lively and …

The Photoshop Playbook: 50 Short Video Tutorials on Fundamental Skills in Photoshop

Back in 2013, Adobe began posting a series of short video tutorials on YouTube called the “Photoshop Playbook.” The series has since grown to contain …

Eleventh Finger - Photographs by Yuki Onodera | LensCulture

Paris-based Japanese artist Yuki Onodera makes intellectual hybrid art that plays in and around photography.<p>For this series of surreptitious snapshots of strangers in the streets of modern metropolises, she created elaborate cut-out lace-like patterns of enigmatic shapes and symbols, which she then …

Photography

Retrospective: Goeun Museum, Busan, Korea

Project info<p>The works of Ralph Gibson a master of surrealistic photography will be presented by Goeun Museum of Photography as the Museum’s third international exchange exhibition following the previous two that had presented Bernard Faucon of France and contemporary German photography. Ralph …

Street Photography

How to Create Laser-cut Jewelry for Under $4, Using Free Software

Introduction: How to Create Laser-cut Jewelry for Under $4, Using Free Software<p>In this Instructable I will show you how to make some unique jewelry …

Google engineers say renewable energy won’t solve climate change

Can climate change be solved with technologies like wind and solar energy?<p>No, it can’t, according to a new report by two Google engineers, published by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.<p>The two engineers worked on an ambitious renewable energy project at Google called “RE<C” – …

Is Depression An Infectious Disease?

Mental health continues to be one of society’s greatest concerns. Its enigmatic nature leaves both the public and the health professional in a quandary to understand not only the cause but also the means to cure. Though research has been conducted for centuries, at times it feels we are up against …

Mental Health

Tough to make a case against police in shootings

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a policeman for the killing of Michael Brown illustrates the difficulty of bringing …

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