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33 Eye-Opening Pictures Of Classrooms Around The World

Aytré, France<p>Xavier Leoty / AFP / Getty Images<p>Pupils stand in a classroom on the first day of school at the La Courbe primary school in Aytré, …

New Mexico

Arseblog Exclusive! Arsenal Legends Taking Physical Prep Seriously for Madrid Rematch | Arseblog News - the Arsenal news site

After a narrow 2-1 defeat in the Bernabeu in June, the Arsenal Legends are preparing to extract revenge when they meet the Real Madrid Legends at …

Soccer

The Journal of Nutrition

Background<p>There is scarce evidence on the impacts of food transfers, cash transfers, or women's groups on food sharing, dietary intakes, or nutrition …

Google Scholar

Syria offensive leaves 55,000 children without aid

BEIRUT (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - An estimated 55,000 Syrian children are cut off from aid and risk starvation after an offensive by President Bashar al-Assad triggered the single biggest displacement of the bloody seven-year war, humanitarian organizations said on Thursday.<p>Government forces …

Middle East

Sex scandals will not hurt charities as Britons pledge to keep giving: survey

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Charitable donations will not be hurt by a series of sex scandals that have rocked the sector this year, a YouGov survey said on Thursday, with four out of five Britons promising to give the same amount of money, or more, to good causes.<p>The future of aid …

Cancer

watch the full trailer for m.i.a.’s new documentary

And all the other news you need in your life today.<p>A good day/bad day today. On the one hand, Elon Musk has promised us that he will not make robots which can kill humans (but can we trust him?) while, on the other, those dumb explorers opened the sarcophagus, clearly having never seen <i>The Mummy</i> …

Documentaries

Harvey and early childhood educators focus of Rice U./Save the Children conference July 23-25

HOUSTON – (July 19, 2018) – A special conference July 23-25 at Rice University will bring together teachers and administrators across the Greater …

Houston

No Liberal Rallies Yet for the Children of Yemen

Hundreds of thousands of people showed up across the United States at more than 600 gatherings three weeks ago. They came out to protest Donald …

Middle East

Mom of aspiring restaurateur after man convicted in son's 2012 murder: 'Every day of my life. I’m completely changed'

Maria Pike has kept busy in the six years since her son was shot to death.<p>She advocates for other mothers of gunshot victims. She advocates for gun control, for early childhood education and restorative justice. She advocates for trauma-informed care. All over the city, every day, she tries to …

Chicago

States to line up for federal preschool grants

<i>With help from Caitlin Emma and Kimberly Hefling</i><p><b>STATES TO LINE UP FOR FEDERAL PRESCHOOL GRANTS</b>: A federal grant program aimed at helping states boost their preschool offerings will make its debut next month — when states can begin vying for a piece of the $250 million pot.<p><b>— The Trump administration</b> …

Education

‘Double Sessions Are Normal’ Insist Seaman, Pires and Aliadiere

There has been plenty of focus on Arsenal’s preparation for the season under new coach Unai Emery. Arsenal Media have been granted greater access to …

Soccer

Rohingya about to become the wretched of the earth: UN migration chief

The UN migration chief warns that the almost one million Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh are in peril.

United Nations

Who Is Lady Kitty Spencer? 8 Fascinating Facts About Princess Diana’s Niece

She made waves at Prince Harry’s wedding, topping multiple best-dressed lists and <i>almost</i> stealing the spotlight away from the bride. But who is Lady …

Cape Town

Thai Teens Relive ‘Miracle’ of Their Rescue for First Time

The boys are heading home after leaving the hospital, and have spoken for the first time about their two-week ordeal inside the cave.<p>If you didn’t …

Save the Children

Ryan Lochte Loses Four Sponsors Following Rio Incident

Speedo was the first to end its sponsorship, followed by Ralph Lauren, a mattress company called Airweave, and Syneron Candela, the parent company of …

Ralph Lauren

Spotlight: the future of violence prevention in South Africa

2018-07-19<p>What would it look like if South Africa was preventing violence optimally?<p>This question drives the innovative work of a group representing …

South Africa

Social change at your fingertips: 3 browser extensions for social good

Today’s generation has become more passionate about giving something back to society, be it in the form of a donation or volunteered time. In 2017, …

Nonprofits

Protests mark five years of detention for Manus, Nauru refugees

Five years on from the start of Australia's controversial offshore detention policy, activist groups are demanding the federal government urgently …

Australia

Elon Musk apologises to British cave rescuer he falsely called a 'pedo', saying: 'My words were spoken in anger'

Elon Musk, the billionaire inventor, has apologised to a British expat who helped with the rescue of 12 schoolboys trapped in a cave in Thailand after falsely calling him a “pedo” on social media.<p>The Tesla founder and chief executive had been threatened with legal action over the Twitter comment …

Social Media

Could Anyone Have Saved the Romanovs?

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Barbara Maranzani<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2018<p>Title<p>Could Anyone Have Saved the …

Royal Family

Lack of commitment hinders international efforts to curb child labor

<b>Rather than going to school, Ali, age 12, works in a shoe manufacturing workshop. For up to 10 hours a day, six days a week, he works in the Syrian</b> …

Child Labor

Social workers should be criminally investigated for Anthony Avalos' death, family says

Relatives of Anthony Avalos are demanding that prosecutors criminally investigate any social workers connected to the slain 10-year-old, saying they failed to remove the boy from his mother’s home despite years of documented abuse.<p>“We are calling for a criminal investigation. We would like social …

Crime

How You Can Help Japan’s Flood Victims

<i>A neighborhood in Japan is inundated by floodwaters. Photo from Peace Winds America</i><p>Record rainfall in western Japan in early July caused flooding …

Extreme Weather

“Without Education They Lose Their Future” | Denial of Education to Child Asylum Seekers on the Greek Islands

Summary<p>“Leila,” 11, and her sister “Magdoulin,” 12, have never been inside a classroom. Growing up in war-torn Syria, the only education the sisters, …

Education

Why would people give money to Kylie Jenner to make her a billionaire?

opinion<p>Forbes seems to think that Kylie Jenner is on track to become the world’s youngest ‘self-made billionaire’.<p>This means the 20-year-old would …

Celebrity (UK)

Elon Musk's Stormy Weekend On Twitter

Tesla, SpaceX and The Boring Company chief Elon Musk appears to have a production problem that has nothing to do with automobiles: Too many tweets — …

Social Media Marketing

A Prince of skin and bones

Jeff Canoy and Nicole Villavecer, ABS-CBN News, Photographs and videos by Jerome dela Cruz; produced by Nico Regino and Toph Doncillo<p>Posted at Jul 17 …

Community Health

Teamwork in Thailand triumphs over solo ego | Financial Times

In a year dominated by geopolitical gloom, there has been one unabashed moment of celebration. The rescue of 12 Thai boys and their football coach …

Save the Children

The story of how Elliott seized control of AC Milan | Financial Times

<i>One thing to start: Goldman Sachs will announce today that veteran chief executive Lloyd Blankfein will be replaced by investment banker David</i> …

AC Milan

Cave diver says he might sue Elon Musk after Musk suggests he's a pedophile

A British cave diver involved in the rescue of 12 Thai soccer players and their coach said he would consider taking legal action against Elon Musk after the Tesla Inc. and SpaceX chief executive suggested on Twitter that the diver was a pedophile.<p>On Monday, Vernon Unsworth told the Guardian that he …

Elon Musk