Beirut—Safe Haven for World’s NGOs—Now Front Line for Aid Workers

The blast destroyed vital medical and food supplies that were sitting in the port, a port that handles a huge amount of Lebanon’s vital imports. The material losses will be felt in the weeks and months to come as Beirutis struggle to recover and political wrangling pre-occupies the elite class blamed by so many for […]

Hot Summer Night Festival Brings Community Together

Besides Farmers Insurance, other sponsors included GoBeDo Productions, Rotary Club of Newbury Park, Old Boney Mountain Foundation For Kids, Grossman Burn Foundation, Event Essentials, Storm-Larsen & Co., Wealth Care Alliance, Children Skills for Life, Praxis Group, Chicago Title Company and RSH Photography.

World Youth Day Fast Facts

August 15-20, 2000Rome, ItalyOver two million attendees.Dubbed the “Catholic Woodstock” Featured concerts and prayer services.300 portable confessionals were set up around the Colosseum and Circus Maximus arena.2000 priests were on hand to hear confessions in over 30 languages.

WHO warns world must remain vigilant against virus

The Brussels-Capital region saw the number of confirmed infections over the past seven days passing the threshold of 50 cases per 100,000 inhabitants. As a result, the region has made face mask wearing in public legally compulsory, the Brussels Times reported on Wednesday.

‘Between The World And Me’: Oprah Winfrey, Angela Bassett, Courtney B. Vance Among 9 Cast In HBO Special

Angela Bassett (Black Panther), Alicia Garza (Black Futures Lab), Joe Morton (Scandal), Phylicia Rashad, Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter, Courtney B. Vance (The People vs. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story), Pauletta Washington (Genius: Aretha), Susan Kelechi Watson (This Is Us), who also executive produces, and Oprah Winfrey (Wrinkle In Time) are the first to be cast […]

International Community Must Not Abandon Jailed Peace Hero in Gaza | Opinion

Not surprisingly, Palestinian opponents of peace call him a traitor. Despite grave risks, however, Aman perseveres for peace at the cost of his freedom. In April 2019, he was held for three days after criticizing Hamas torture on social media. A month later, Aman was detained for two weeks after organizing a solidarity bike ride […]

Through violence, the pandemic, and the fight against injustice, the ‘Peace House’ is providing comfort and resources for its Chicago community

We were very committed to doing restorative justice circles with the police department and trying to establish a relationship and have people understand each other’s sides and points of view. I believe that is still always necessary in community, that every voice gets heard.

Australia to reform copyright laws in face of digital and COVID-19 world

According to the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications, the new scheme would have the dual benefit of opening up orphaned copyright material to be used in modern creative endeavours, as well as provide public institutions with greater access to a larger collection of works. 

SM City Corruption and the Seizure of a Private Art Community

Over a zoom meeting recently the artists at the studios were informed by Jan Williamson that they have $1 Million in the budget each year. Since there are almost no visitors at the Galleries and they also collect a large sum of money from the Artists renting studios each month it looks like there are […]

Conejo Community Mourns Untimely Death Of Bishop And Breaux

To my brother, who was talented beyond belief, possessed a heart of gold, had an energy that was infectious, a smile & laugh that lifted everyone’s spirit, and was a loyal and authentic friend to anyone he knew. You were just getting started and ready to show the world who you were. You were a […]