Backchannel

Palestine says ‘Deal of the century’ thwarted

'Deal of the century' is backchannel plan to reach peace settlement between Israel and Palestinians<p>The Palestinian Authority (PA) said Saturday the …

Israel

Adam Schiff: Dems wanted Russian agent Maria Butina to testify but GOPers refused because it would ‘tarnish the NRA’

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, said on Thursday that Democrats tried to call Russian agent Maria Butina …

Donald Trump

Photograph or Painting? These Landscapes Are Both

As a student at the School of Fine Arts in Caen, France, Guillaume Hebert studied painting. He later transitioned into photography, but rather than …

Photos

Russian national arrested for trying to infiltrate the NRA

Maria Butina, a Russian national, has been arrested for failing to register with the Attorney General while operating as a foreign agent in the U.S. …

U.S. Politics

Backchannel Chat: My Choice to Replace TodaysMeet

I’m still mourning the loss of TodaysMeet. I used it regularly as a teacher and presenter. It was the rare tool that was easy to use and free. I’ve …

Apps

Secret backchannel talks ended Israel-Poland crisis over Holocaust law

Secret backchannel talks between Israel and Poland, which began several months ago, led to the Polish parliament's decision today to amend a …

Israel

Report: Robert Mueller Analyzing Erik Prince’s Phone, Computer

Special counsel Robert Mueller has obtained access to the phone and computer of Erik Prince, a longtime Trump ally and Blackwater founder who was …

Donald Trump

Mueller Obtains Erik Prince’s Phone and Computer

Special counsel Robert Mueller “is digging deeper into Trump ally and Blackwater founder Erik Prince,” ABC News reports.“Prince acknowledged last …

Trump Administration

Robert Mueller has obtained Trump-connected military contractor Erik Prince's computer and phones

Trump-connected military contractor Erik Prince has turned over his phones and computer to Robert Mueller, a representative for Prince said Monday, signaling the special counsel’s interest in a backchannel he allegedly tried to broker between the White House and the Kremlin.

Robert Mueller

Special Counsel Mueller Is Reviewing Blackwater Founder Erik Prince's Phones and Computer: Report

Erik Prince<br>(Image by Wikipedia (commons.wikimedia.org)) Permission Details DMCA<p>Robert Mueller is reviewing the communications of Betsy Devos’ …

Donald Trump

Mueller obtains Trump ally Erik Prince's phones, computer: ABC

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is digging deeper into Erik Prince, an ally of President Donald Trump's and founder of military contractor Blackwater, …

Donald Trump

Backchanneling: The Why, How, and What (Best Tool)

As I wrote previously, digital tools can support and enhance discussion among learners and adults. As a supplement to traditional discussion …

Education Technology

Dureza to consult public on peace talks

Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza. INQUIRER FILE<p>Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza said his office would be conducting …

ABS-CBN

Dureza still optimistic about stalled peace talks with Reds

MANILA - Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza has expressed optimism about the prospect of the stalled peace talks with communist rebels.<p>Dureza …

ABS-CBN

Gov't suspends backchannel talks with Reds, seeks 3-month review of agreements

MANILA - The government has sought a 3-month review of all agreements with communist rebels, during which all backchannel negotiations will be …

Communist Party

Report: North Korea Sought Backchannel With Jared Kushner

The North Korean government used an American businessman as an intermediary in trying to set up a secret backchannel with White House adviser Jared …

North Korea

North Korea looked to set up communications back channel through Kushner: report

An American businessman looked to set up a communications back channel between North Korea and the Trump administration through White House senior …

Donald Trump

North Korea Sought Backchannel with Kushner

The North Korean government used an American businessman as an intermediary in trying to set up a secret backchannel with White House adviser Jared …

North Korea

Reds reveal backchannel deals to show Duterte ‘insincerity’

MANILA—Communist rebels have released key documents agreed upon during backchannel negotiations to pressure the government to resume formal talks, …

ABS-CBN

Backchannels in the Classroom 7 Alternatives to TodaysMeet

Backchannels in the Classroom<br>7 Alternatives to TodaysMeet<p>Backchannels in the Classroom<p>Backchannels are a great way to facilitate meaningful classroom …

Azure BotFramework-WebChat javascript error initializing DirectLine

Following all the MS guidance I can find relating to web chat and directline, but I keep getting the following error no matter what I try from …

JavaScript

Tools That Help Give Every Student a Voice in Class

We’ve all had students who have great ideas but don’t share them aloud in class for one reason or another. You can probably picture those students in …

US sanctions have a weak spot: tiny allies like Latvia

RIGA, Latvia (AP) — When the U.S. hit North Korea with sanctions last year, Pyongyang's state-owned banks found a quiet backchannel to keep money …

North Korea

Kim Kardashian to Visit White House to Discuss Prison Reform

Kim Kardashian West will meet Wednesday afternoon with Jared Kushner to discuss prison reform, and might even meet with President Donald Trump …

Donald Trump

Utah Man Freed From Venezuela Prison ‘Overwhelmed With Gratitude’

A Utah man freed from Venezuela’s most notorious prison said Saturday at the White House he was “overwhelmed with gratitude” for those who secured …

News (U.S.)

WH on Kushner Reports: Backchannels an ‘Appropriate Part of Diplomacy’

When asked about reports that Jared Kushner set up backchannel communications with the Russian government, White House Press Secretary defers to his attorney’s statement and John Kelly and H.R. McMaster’s general view of backchannels.

Donald Trump

Senate foreign relations chairman meets Maduro in Venezuela

The chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee is meeting with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro two days after the embattled socialist …

Venezuela

Report: Ukraine paid Cohen to arrange Trump meeting

Michael Cohen was paid at least $400,000 on behalf of Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko to arrange talks last year with President Trump, BBC …

U.S. Politics

Report: Michael Cohen Paid by Ukraine to Arrange Meeting With Trump

President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, reportedly was paid at least $400,00 to set up talks between Ukrainian President Petro …

Russia

Top Trump Donor Broidy Used White House ‘Backchannel’ To Pitch Foreign Business

Top Trump fundraiser Elliott Broidy and his business partner George Nader tried to use their access to the president to win lucrative contracts with …

Jewish Culture