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Improving the World with Maximum Democracy

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Trump May Love Norway, But Norwegians Can't Stand the U.S. President, Say He's a 'Threat to World Peace'

President Donald Trump may want more immigrants from "places like Norway," but polls indicate that Norwegian citizens see the U.S. president as a …

Donald Trump

World Peace: “The Most Noble Impulse Of Man” (Review)

<i>…</i><p>After seeing Phish perform at Madison Square Garden and falling hypnotized to the band’s methodology, listening to San Francisco’s <b>World Peace</b> …

Peace

How to save up to $150 on vacuum cleaners and other household gifts

Phones and TVs weren't the only hot devices to top wish lists this holiday season.<p>"I️ want a Roomba dang it!" Brittany Leann Clark said. She was one …

Shopping

North Korea Says Trump Is a 'Premium War Dealer' Who Destroys World Peace

North Korea isn't letting its somewhat rekindled relations with its southern neighbor warm up its stance toward the United States or President Donald …

North Korea

Mahayagnam performed for world peace

Lakshmi Narasimha Sudharshana Mahayagnam was performed at the Anantha Kodandarama swamy temple here on Sunday amid religious fervour to mark the …

History

Peace tartan designed in Edinburgh is best seller

It’s a Scottish fashion accessory which has been worn by some of the world’s most prominent humanitarian figures – from the Dalai Lama and Pope …

Peace

17 Top Black Influencers You Should Partner With In 2018

For a demographic that has a consumer buying power of $1.3T by the end of 2017, there still seems to be a huge gap or disparity with the representation of Black Influencers in various industries.<p>Sure, there are “levels to this,” but as Black American culture continues to set the trends in fashion, …

Marketing

What would be your ideal present this Christmas?

World peace? A gold-plated yacht? Forget the usual constraints of money and what is humanly possible, and tell us what you’d really like this year<p>Difficult years mean there’s more to wish for, right? From a change of US president, to a committed and unified plan to tackle global warming, to your …

Christmas

Not the Boeing 747: The most popular plane ever built

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>The world's most popular aircraft? Unless you're an …

Aviation

Introducing the most popular plane ever built

The world’s most popular aircraft? Unless you’re an amateur pilot - or an aviation anorak - the answer will probably come as a surprise.<p>It’s not the venerable 747, which is finally being phased out from modern fleets after a production run of almost 50 years. Boeing has delivered 1,536 jumbo jets …

Aviation

Economists Think Potatoes Helped Promote World Peace

New study suggests widespread adoption of potato cultivation led to a lasting decline in violent conflict<p>The humble potato may have caused a dramatic and lasting decline in bloodshed during the 18th and 19th centuries in parts of the Old World, according to new research by three economists. The …

Peace

UN promises justice in Congo against peacekeeper attacks

BENI, Congo (AP) — The United Nations Deputy Special Representative for Congo says military offenses will be launched against rebels who killed at least 15 Tanzanian U.N. peacekeepers last week in eastern Congo.<p>In a memorial ceremony Monday David Gressly said those who staged the assault, which …

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‘Large number’ of U.N. peacekeepers killed in Congo

DAKAR, Senegal — A "large number" of United Nations peacekeepers have been killed and wounded in an attack in eastern Congo, the U.N. peacekeeping chief said Friday.<p>Jean-Pierre Lacroix said he was "outraged" by Thursday night's attack in North Kivu province. He said on Twitter that medical …

Africa

The Latest: UN says peacekeepers missing after Congo attack

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The Latest on deadly attack on U.N. peacekeepers in Congo (all times local):<p>6:40 p.m.<p>The United Nations says at least two peacekeepers are still missing after the single deadliest attack on a U.N. peacekeeping mission in recent memory.<p>Peacekeeping chief Jean-Pierre Lacroix …

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Rebels attack UN peacekeepers in DRC, with more than a dozen dead and scores wounded

Rebels in eastern DRC have carried out one of the deadliest attacks against UN forces in recent years. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called …

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The Latest: US 'horrified' by attack on UN mission in Congo

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — The Latest on deadly attack on U.N. peacekeepers in Congo (all times local):<p>7:45 p.m.<p>The State Department says it is "horrified" by reports of the deadliest attack on a U.N. peacekeeping mission in recent history.<p>The department's Bureau of African Affairs says on Twitter that …

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The Latest: Tanzania president in shock over UN Congo attack

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — The Latest on deadly attack on U.N. peacekeepers in Congo (all times local):<p>8:15 p.m.<p>Tanzania's president is expressing shock over the killing of 14 Tanzanian peacekeepers in the deadliest single attack on a U.N. peacekeeping mission in recent memory.<p>President John Magufuli …

Africa

Shariah Law Poses Dilemma for Greece

KOMOTINI, Greece—In this sliver of land on the border with Turkey, about 100,000 Greek citizens live with a relic of Greece’s historically fraught relations with its neighbor: Shariah law.<p>In Western Thrace, Shariah law is enforced for Muslim citizens, making Greece the world’s only non-Muslim …

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At least 15 U.N. peacekeepers killed in attack in Congo

NAIROBI — At least 15 United Nations peacekeepers were killed and dozens wounded in eastern Congo in one of the deadliest attacks on the international forces in years, U.N. officials reported Friday.<p>Heavily armed rebel fighters attacked a forward operating base in a remote part of North Kivu …

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The Latest: Congo attack is worst in UN's recent history

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The Latest on deadly attack on U.N. peacekeepers in Congo (all times local):<p>4:55 p.m.<p>U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the attack on peacekeepers in Congo is the worst in the U.N.'s recent history and is "a war crime."<p>"Today is a very tragic day for the U.N. …

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'Large number' of UN peacekeepers killed in Congo attack

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The United Nations peacekeeping chief says a "large number" of peacekeepers have been killed and wounded in an attack in eastern Congo.<p>Jean-Pierre Lacroix says on Twitter that the attack occurred Thursday evening in North Kivu province.<p>Lacroix says he is "outraged" by the …

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14 UN peacekeepers killed, 53 wounded in deadly Congo rebel attack

KINSHASA, Congo – Rebels attacked a United Nations peacekeeping base in eastern Congo, killing at least 14 peacekeepers and wounding 53 others in the deadliest single assault on a U.N. mission in recent history, officials said Friday.<p>The peacekeepers were mainly from Tanzania. At least five …

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The Latest: 14 UN peacekeepers killed in Congo attack

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The Latest on deadly attack on U.N. peacekeepers in Congo (all times local):<p>4:05 p.m.<p>A United Nations spokesman says 14 peacekeepers have been killed and over 40 wounded in an attack in eastern Congo.<p>Deputy spokesman Farhan Haq says at least five Congolese soldiers were also …

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Shout Out: Hassan El-Tayyab, peace activist and musician

Hassan El-Tayyab, 34, works as policy and organizing director at the nonprofit group Chicago Area Peace Action, based in Evanston. He lives in the Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago.<p><b>Q: How long have you lived/worked in Evanston? What do you like about your job?</b><p>A: I've worked in Evanston for about …

Peace

Tillerson takes tough line on Russia, open to peacekeepers

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday there could be no normal relations with Russia until Moscow ended its support for separatists in Ukraine and returned Crimea, in comments likely to reassure Western allies.<p>Speaking after a dinner where he discussed Russia …

Russia

Canada demands border access for any Ukraine peacekeepers

BRUSSELS – Canada's foreign minister says her country would back e a peacekeeping mission in eastern Ukraine but only if it could have access to border areas with Russia.<p>Chrystia Freeland told reporters in Brussels Tuesday that "a peacekeeping option for the Donbas is possible only if those …

Ukraine

Dalai Lama Meets 'Old Trusted Friend' Barack Obama In India To Discuss World Peace

The two met in New Delhi to discuss promoting peace and a "sense of oneness" in a divided world.<p>The Dalai Lama sat down in India with his “old trusted friend,” former U.S. President Barack Obama, to discuss promoting peace in a world “torn by strife and violence.”<p>The 82-year-old Tibetan spiritual …

Buddhism

Enduring ‘Sphere’ Sculpture Returns to Ground Zero

A ceremony on Wednesday marked the return to New York’s World Trade Center of “Sphere for Plaza Fountain,” the only piece of public artwork to …

New Jersey

1st LD Writethru: Xi says comprehensive, just settlement of Palestinian issue conducive to world peace - Xinhua

BEIJING, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said Wednesday that a comprehensive and just settlement of the Palestinian issue is in the …

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