A First-Grader’s Picasso-Like Painting Is Now Hanging At The Met

June 19, 2017

… think, are now realizing that when you nurture young people in this way, you are nurturing the next generation of young innovators. PS Art Conversations about exhibitions like P.S. Art often end up in a similar space, discussing the indispensable impact of an arts education on a young and growing mind. Thework speaks to the quality of arts education we want to see erupting, Jackson-Dupont said. I continue to be blown away by the commitment teachers and educators have shown to include arts …


Pentagon Reportedly To Send Nearly 4,000 More Troops To Afghanistan

June 16, 2017

… what he described as a stalemate. The New York Times notes the president rarely discussed the issue during the campaign and said, despite any increase in deployment, which would cost billions of dollars, … there is no guarantee of a clear win. While Americas combat mission in Afghanistan may be over, our commitment to Afghanistan and its people endures, Obama said in 2015. I will not allow Afghanistan to be used as safe haven for terrorists to attack our nation again. …


Executions in Pakistan: Is ISIS targeting China?

June 15, 2017

… country. Indeed, some members of Pakistan’s parliament have gone as far to suggest that CPEC is “another East India Company in the offing” that will submit the country’s national interests to those of Beijing. Finally, as the reported killing of the two Chinese nationals demonstrates, can China ultimately rely on the security forces of local partners such as Pakistan to protect its interests? Indeed, these killings come despite the Pakistani military’s commitment …


Anger in Taiwan as China poaches another diplomatic ally

June 14, 2017

… calling Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen — the first contact between a US president or president-elect and Taiwan’s leaders. However, Trump has since affirmed US commitment to the One China policy — a set of protocols that have governed US-China relations for decades. Panama gave no specific reason for the split but China has been investing in the country, which is home to Panama canal — a crucial shipping route. “I have ratified it because it is the correct …


Macron Trolls Trump With ‘Make Our Planet Great Again’ Recruiting Website

June 10, 2017

The effort is, again, in English, and tailor-made for environmental scientists and engineers in the U.S. who are faced with the climatic skepticism of the new American government. The site seems to be Step 2 in Macrons apparently serious offer June 1 inviting environmentalists and responsible citizens to move from America to work in France. The site begins with a message from Macron. Our job: To help you come work with us on our common challenges. Our commitment is ancient: France has always …


Actually, Mike Pence, Climate Change Has Nothing To Do With A ‘Liberal’ Agenda

June 3, 2017

… into question our commitment to protecting and preserving the environment. And it forfeits our ability to drive countries like China and India to reduce their carbon footprint and compete on a level playing field. Ultimately, this disappointing decision diminishes Americas leadership role on the world stage. United States innovation and business leadership have been key drivers to lowering our carbon emissions over the last 20 years, and we should continue to have an influential seat at …


9 Times Donald Trump Twisted Facts In His Speech Quitting Paris Accord

June 2, 2017

… Trump got wrong: reportcurrent proposalsrealistic plans Kevin SteinbergerAmanda Levinwrote 2. Exiting the agreement protects the United States from future intrusions on the United States sovereignty and massive future legal liability. Believe me, we have massive legal liability if we stay in. The Paris Agreement is legally nonbinding, meaning the United States cant be punished for failing to meet the 26 percent to 28 percent commitment made in 2015. Despite arguments from the White House to …


Ben & Jerry’s Bans Same-Flavored Scoops Until Australia Passes Marriage Equality

… statement to HuffPost. Ben & Jerrys has a long and proud history of commitment to social justice, including LGBTQI rights and marriage equality. This commitment is grounded in our companys core values and an unshakable belief that everyone deserves full and equal civil rights. Courtesy of Ben Jerrys Ben & Jerrys aims to have all messages from customers delivered before the final parliamentary session of the seasonon June 13th. …

May 27, 2017

The Best Boyfriends Know Little Gestures Mean More Than Anything Else

… couldn’t care less about changing their lives if it means getting to have you around. The best boyfriends are the ones who will talk about commitment. Even if it’s something that freaks them out, even if they’re not clear about thetimeline, being afraid to talk about something that is so important is such a poor reflection on someone’s character. So they do they talk about it. These people aren’t anomalies. They At this point, so little is required of men to place …

May 25, 2017

Trump lands in Israel: What to watch

(CNN)President Donald Trump lands in Israel on Monday for the second leg of his first foreign trip as president where he will tackle the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, address regional security issues and reaffirm the US’ commitment to its alliance with Israel. On Islam, Trump is consistently inconsistent The schedule: …

May 22, 2017