Palace of Nations

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Progress Report for June 23, 2016

A coffee-break update for humanitarians, journalists and others striving for a perfect world

Somehow these magazines keep happening

I want to talk about Latterly the business and some recent thoughts I’ve had about it. But first, look at this beautiful thing! It’s...

Barbara Lee is the bravest woman in Congress

It was Sept. 14, 2001, and the United States was already at war, having been surprise attacked in the heart of the financial capital...

‘This whole land is ours. All of it.’

That’s Ofir Akunis, a far-right Israeli minister, insisting that 3,921 Israeli homes built illegally on private Palestinian land are actually legal. “The argument tonight...

Progress Report for June 30, 2016

A coffee-break update for humanitarians, journalists and others striving for a perfect world

‘Now that we’re on the ground eating shit, they want a...

It’s election day in Venezuela, and, in effect, one man is on the ballot.

Progress Report for June 28, 2016

A coffee-break update for humanitarians, journalists and others striving for a perfect world

Progress Report for July 11, 2016

A coffee-break update for humanitarians, journalists and others striving for a perfect world

Progress Report for July 8, 2016

A coffee-break update for humanitarians, journalists and others striving for a perfect world