Faces of the working class

Faces of the working class

The Light of Roses Gallery in Montreuil exhibits an exceptional collection of photographs brought together by the duo at the head of the place. Marion and Philippe Jacquier have collected over the past fifteen years touching images that show the common people working in factories at the dawn of the …

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Swann’s book and autograph sale hits history

The English writer Charlotte Brontë (1816-1855) Jane Eyre, published under the pen name “Currer Bell” 1847, a three-volume set, sold for $23,750. The original edition was bound in full green morocco pebbled by Wood, covers with flowered corners. Review by WA Demers, Photos courtesy Swann Auction Galleries NEW YORK CITY …

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The Rise, Fall, and Reinvention of the American Mall

Shopping malls are dead. At least that was the consensus at the height of the pandemic. The mall was already on shaky ground before the pandemic. A 2017 report by Credit Suisse predicted that, by 2022, between 20% and 25% of all US malls would close. The pandemic has increased …

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Live Updates | 5 major emerging economies join G-7 summit

Leaders of the Group of Seven pose during a group photo at the G7 summit at Elmau Castle in Kruen, near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, Sunday, June 26, 2022. The major economic powers of the Group of Seven se gather in Germany for their annual gathering Sunday through Tuesday. From left to …

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Denmark opens Flugt refugee museum | News | DW

Danish Queen Margrethe II and German Vice-Chancellor Robert Habeck inaugurated a new museum on Saturday dedicated to refugees who have made the Nordic country their home. Flugt – Denmark’s Refugee Museum – was established on the site of a former refugee camp in Oksboel, a town near the west coast …

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Breaking news in Ukraine: Russian missile barrage; German Fossil Fuel Plan

Breadcrumb Links PMN Company Russia began the fifth month of its invasion with a widespread bombardment of Ukrainian military targets and infrastructure, including in far western regions about 800 miles from the main fighting in Donbass. Airstrikes were launched from Belarusian territory for the first time, Ukrainian officials said. Author …

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Something’s rotten in the state of everything everywhere – The Brooklyn Rail

New York City Tif Sigfrides JV Martin: Something rotten in the state of everything everywhere May 20 – July 9, 2022 In March 1965, a bomb tore through the apartment of JV Martin, painter, provocateur and leader of the Scandinavian section of the Situationist International. In what was rumored to …

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Elon Musk says he fears keeping Tesla out of bankruptcy

New York CNN Business — Tesla is facing billions of dollars in losses from its new factories, supply chain issues and Covid lockdowns – enough for CEO Elon Musk to mention the possibility of bankruptcy in a recent interview. “The past two years have been an absolute nightmare of supply …

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EUROPE POWER-Germany’s gas alarm sends curve contracts to record highs

FRANKFURT, June 23 (Reuters) – European power curve benchmarks set new records on Thursday as Germany triggered the “alarm phase” of its gas emergency plan in response to the decline in Russian supply while halting before allowing utilities to pass on soaring energy costs to customers. Gas generated 15% of …

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designboom joins VITRA for a denim-infused celebration on campus vitra

AT THE VITRA CAMPUS FOR THE RELEASE OF THE KANGOUROU ARMCHAIR BY JEAN PROUVÉ On the occasion of Art Basel 2022, VITRA guest design boom attend the release of by Jean Prouve Kangaroo armchair reissue lounge chair at the Vitra Campus. Unveiled earlier this monththe Swiss furniture company held an …

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German finance minister breaks ranks on EU plans to scrap car by 2035 – POLITICO

BERLIN — German Finance Minister Christian Lindner said on Tuesday he does not support his government’s agreed position in favor of an EU-wide ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2035. Speaking at a conference of the German industry lobby, the BDI, in Berlin on Tuesday, …

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West Chicago High School Class of 2022

Class of 2022 graduates: 448 Time, date and location of the graduation ceremony: Wednesday, May 18, Northern Illinois University Convocation Center Graduates with highest distinction: Paloma Aguado, Jaden Aldaco, Rebecca Alison, Gerardo Avila, James Bloss, Daniel Bowen, Jaclyn Camp, Leslie Correa, Shantal Correa, Jack Dang, Alyssa Danner, Mason Dupasquier, Daniel …

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Aston Magna Forte Baroque Concerts – The Millbrook Independent

Daniel Stepner Preview by Kevin T McEneaney I spoke to virtuoso violinist Daniel Stepner, artistic director of Aston Magna for the past thirty years, about his upcoming series of concerts: The Music of Scarlatti and Stravinsky’s “The Soldier’s Tale” opens the season, which runs from 23 June to July 23 …

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How to help immigrants feel more at home and contribute more to the local economy

Imagine Ania, a Ukrainian immigrant who arrived in Berlin, Germany, in the spring of 2022 with her teenage son. Currently, the 2001 temporary protection directive gives them the assurance that they can stay for a year. If Ania ends up staying longer, however, her career and economic success will depend …

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Live updates: EasyJet cuts more summer flights as staff shortage hits

A train sits at North Acton station in London. The Metro faces another staff walkout © John Sibley / Reuters What started with misery at the pumps due to rising fuel prices, then air travel disruption due to understaffing will this week spread to problems on trains – in the …

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The strange moon of Yenagoa unveiled at the Goethe-Institut | The Guardian Nigeria News

Emerging poet and culture producer, Samuel Osaze, will unveil his new collection of poems, Der Falsche Mond von Yenagoa / The Strange Moon of Yenagoa, to the public on June 25, 2022 at the Goethe-Institut Nigeria on Anifowoshe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos . The time is 12:00 p.m. The launch …

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How studying Karsh, the man and the artist, can make us better portrait painters

Yousef Karsh is widely regarded as one of the greatest portrait photographers of the 20th century. In this essay, I discuss five ways in which studying Karsh’s life and photos can impact our own work as portrait painters. At the peak of his career, Karsh was so famous that being …

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“Diversity is not always what we think it is”

“We’re talking about people and topics that are part of 21st century diversity activation,” Aldine said. “We talk to multi-ethnic, multi-racial people. They often have one foot in two or more worlds and they often grow up globally like me.” One of the company’s inspirations is Aldinis the father. He …

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Russo-Ukrainian War: What We Know About Day 115 of the Invasion | Ukraine

Ukrainian paramedic released from Russian captivityUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy announced on Saturday. He said Ukraine succeeded in securing the release of Yulia Payevska, a civilian paramedic captured by Russian forces in Mariupol on March 16. ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy tweeted that the bravery of Ukrainians had created the opportunity for …

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Apply by June 30, Coimbatore Bharathiar University Admissions, Apply by June 30, Diploma and PG Diploma Courses

The Bharathiar University of Coimbatore has called for applications for its Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Certificate, Diploma and PG Diploma courses offered in the academic departments of various schools for the academic year 2022-23. Direct admission: M.Sc – Mathematics with computer applications; Statistics; statistics with computer applications; Electronics and Instrumentation; Bioinformatics; Environmental …

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Yards repair of York Minster’s ‘last of its kind’ cast iron lamp post will cost £30,000 after it was hit by a wagon

The cost of repair is significantly higher than replacement, but council officials believe the price is worth paying to preserve the ‘unique heritage asset’, which is thought to be around 120 years old. The ornate cast iron lamppost, which is well photographed as the cathedral forms a backdrop, was hit …

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Germany discusses bond market risks with ECB

Germany’s finance minister challenged the European Central Bank on the specter of bond market fragmentation in the euro zone, saying he saw no particular risks in current market conditions. Christian Lindner told the ECB President in a closed session that he was not concerned about recent moves in bond yield …

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Swiss move triggers biggest rise in German bond yields in a decade

By Yoruk Bahceli (Reuters) – Eurozone bond yields jumped on Thursday after a large unexpected rate hike by Switzerland that focused on the ramifications of the policy change for the region, but Italian debt outperformed thanks to efforts to the ECB to control divergent euro area borrowing costs. A day …

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Nora N. Khan Named Co-Curator of the 2023 Moving Image Biennial – Announcements

Nora N. Khan named co-curator of the 2023 Moving Image Biennial Geneva Contemporary Art Center10, rue des Vieux Grenadiers1205 GenevaSwiss Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. T +41 22 329 18 42 [email protected] Writer, editor and curator Nora N. Khan joins Andrea Bellini, director of the …

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Germany: Improve education on national minorities and support for Sinti and Roma, says Council of Europe committee

Representatives of national minorities in Germany express concern about the lack of education about their history, culture and contribution to German society among the majority population. This concern is highlighted in an opinion published by Council of Europe experts on Germany’s implementation of the Framework Convention for the Protection of …

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ResMed to acquire MEDIFOX DAN, a German leader in out-of-hospital software solutions

Acquisition Creates Global Leader in Community-Based Software Solutions Accelerates ResMed’s SaaS strategy by expanding ResMed’s position as the leading US provider of SaaS solutions to out-of-hospital care facilities in Germany MEDIFOX DAN will integrate with ResMed’s non-hospital SaaS business segment, expanding its solution portfolio to new healthcare sectors, including outpatient …

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Literacy underpins the most spied on state in the world

Before progressive causes became the domain of the professional middle class, writers and artists looked to socialism for ideological comfort. Sadly, no society has lived up to the utopian hopes of equality and collective wealth that have filled thousands of books and inspired countless works of art. The most ambitious …

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Hit the books: In Russia, home is where hearth is

Although Russia was the world’s third-largest oil producer and exporter (at least until its invasion of Ukraine), its people have traditionally relied on the country’s vast expanses of exploitable forests for their food needs. cooking fuel. Access to an essentially inexhaustible supply of firewood has profoundly influenced Russian culture, governing …

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OPEN TODAY!! ~Silver Dollar City Presents New Productions~The King of the High Line, “Zirkus” by Nik Wallenda and Chuggington Adventure Depot

Daredevils beware as the excitement knows no bounds with seventh generation circus royalty and the tightrope king Nik Wallenda taking center stage. The famous Nik Wallenda amounts to silver dollar city about a decade after his record-breaking stunt, the iron jawwhen he hung himself by the jaw from a helicopter …

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A radical collective takes control of one of the largest art exhibitions in the world

I undertook several days of nongkrong in Gudskul, arriving in the calm of mid-morning to sit under the breadfruit trees with anyone willing to chat. When the collectives bought the property, it had an indoor soccer field, so ruangrupa kept the high roof intact and built two floors of cabins …

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Harry Potter’s 8 Wizarding Schools, Ranked

The Harry Potter The series ended after seven beloved books and eight incredibly successful movies, but there’s still plenty to explore in the wizarding world. Hogwarts will always hold a special place in the hearts of Potterheads, but there’s no denying that the idea of ​​attending other schools of magic …

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The Summer Language Institute will operate entirely in person this summer – The Cavalier Daily

For the first time in two years, the University Language Summer Institute will take place entirely in person. It will run from June 21 to August 12 and offers intensive eight-week courses in seven languages: Spanish, Latin, German, French, Russian, Arabic and Chinese. Costs range from $5,076 for the no-credit …

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Bundesbank halves growth forecast for 2022, doubles inflation forecast for Germany

FRANKFURT, June 10 (Reuters) – The Bundesbank on Friday downgraded its growth forecast for the German economy and predicted a sharp rise in inflation as soaring food and fuel prices undermine government power. household buying and undermining confidence. The German central bank now sees prices rising by 7.1% in 2022, …

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Novelist Named By Miles Franklin Apologizes For Plagiarizing Nobel Laureate ‘Without Realizing It’ | Books

Australian author John Hughes has apologized for unintentionally plagiarizing parts of a Nobel laureate’s work after a Guardian Australia investigation found multiple similarities and identical instances in his new novel, The Dogs, which has been nominated for Australia’s most prestigious literary award. Nearly 60 similarities and identical phrases were found …

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Near West Side 1945-1960 captured in rare photos

The people of these dusty streets Have unconsciously struggled, feed quietly, take care of their children, Preserving happy spirits as best they could, Protecting the embers of their dreams. These are the words of Oscar James Fox from the book “Gone but Not Forgotten,” a compilation of poems and photographs …

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Finch for Text® now includes support for French, German, Dutch and Spanish languages

State-of-the-art NLP applied to four in-demand languages RESTON, Go., June 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Finch Computing, developer of the innovative real-time natural language processing solution Finch for Text®, today announced that it has added French, German, Dutch and Spanish language support to the product, with Chinese, Arabic and Russian are …

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Russia is in an upside down world where Belarus leads German exports

(Bloomberg) — Russian efforts to rewire trade flows and circumvent sanctions for the war in Ukraine cannot compensate for the collapse in imports that is crippling its economy. Bloomberg’s Most Read A striking result so far: For the first time, neighboring Belarus, which Russia used to stage the invasion, in …

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Stop Blaming the Russian Soul by Ian Buruma

Considering the war in Ukraine as a conflict not only with the regime of Russian President Vladimir Putin but also with Russian culture is a great gift for the Kremlin. This reinforces the persecution complex that Putin needs to maintain popular support. NEW YORK – In a recent interesting article …

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Laura McLean-Ferris at the reopening of the Pinacoteca Agnelli

The Pinacoteca Agnelli during the opening event. Photo: Andrea Guermani. I WATCHED as a battered gray car left the Umberto I Bridge and through the air of the hot spring before landing with a horrific crash in the Po River below. Last Saturday in Turin, a large American and Italian …

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Red Arrow Studios Int’l Gets Worldwide Rights to CBC’s ‘Plan B’ Remake

Patrick J Adams German distributor Red Arrow Studios International has acquired worldwide distribution rights to the upcoming English-language remake of the French-Canadian anthology drama series. Plan B. Produced by KOTV for CBC in Canada, the series will star Patrick J Adams (Combinations) and Karine Vanasse (Cardinal, Pan Am) and is …

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Platinum Jubilee celebrations continue without the Queen | News | DW

Queen Elizabeth II was unable to attend the giant pop concert marking her 70 years on the throne of England, but she electrified the crowd nonetheless by appearing in a two-and-a-half-minute film alongside Paddington Bear to kick off the celebration. “Although the Queen may not be attending the concert in …

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German media say Croatia’s eurozone membership is good for tourists

June 4, 2022 – German media have claimed that Croatia’s membership of the Eurozone, which will now take place definitively on January 1, 2023, is a good thing for tourists and travellers. As Poslovny Dnevnik writing, the opinion and subsequent decision of the European Commission (EC) that the Republic of …

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A book in Ladino especially for women | The Jewish Press – JewishPress.com | Israel Mizrahi | 4 Sivan 5782 – June 3, 2022

Photo credit: Israel Mizrahi Recently, I had the good fortune to acquire a rare and important work in the Ladino (Judeo-Spanish) language with an extraordinary provenance. Printed in Constantinople in 1913, it is called Las Madres Judias, a didactic work on women in Tanachintended to provide examples of role models …

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Scientists reveal the consequences of the climate in the Alps

The Alpine space is particularly vulnerable to global warming. This European mountain range, like the Arctic, is getting greener and greener. Researchers from the University of Lausanne and the University of Basel have used satellite data to show that vegetation above the tree line has grown in around 80% of …

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The folly of Germany’s defense is not enough

The German government is accused of not matching words and deeds, especially on Ukraine. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz made a catchy promise in his Zeitenwende speech right after Russia’s latest and greatest invasion of Ukraine in February. He promised a special fund of 100 billion euros ($107 billion) for the …

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NORDIC POWER – First Quarter Slides on Lower Spot Rates and Lower German Prices

June 2 (Reuters) – First-quarter Nordic power prices fell on Thursday, after hitting a more than two-month high in the previous session, under pressure from lower-than-expected spot prices and a a decline in German rates. * The Nordic first quarter baseload electricity contract fell by 1 euro to 110.00 euros …

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31st Abu Dhabi International Book Fair concludes seven days of memorable activities

Organized by the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Center (ALC), part of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), the annual fair has seen a notable increase in sales of books and publications in various fields of knowledge and culture, with publishing houses attending the event …

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Doves-of-Love.com expands its horizons with the Scandinavian and German-speaking markets

ST. JULIANS, Malta, May 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — doves-of-love.coma leading online domain for men seeking international dating advice, provides both advice and expert advice on a wide range of international dating issues and sites. Originally designed for English-speaking readers, the site is now also available in German and Swedish, broadening …

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Russia’s economy is unraveling: consumers are starting to feel the pinch of sanctions

Natalia Klyueva began her search for a new job in Moscow in February – just before Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the wave of retaliatory sanctions from the West. Three months later, the 46-year-old finds that her 20 years of high-level sales experience mean little in a war-torn corporate world. …

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Opening of ARTDAMU mural exhibition in Nur-Sultan

NUR-SULTAN – ARTDAMU gallery and art studio recently opened the Great Steppe Cardiogram exhibition featuring works by Kazakh mural artist Amanat Nazarkul. Amanat Nazarkul Born in 1959 in the Jambyl region, Amanat Nazarkul graduated from the department of monumental and easel painting of the Surikov Institute of Fine Arts in …

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CPH STAGE 2022: announcements in English

Why me?June 8-10, performances at 8 p.m., 4 p.m. and 9.30 p.m.; Teater V i Prøvehallen, Porcelænstorvet 4, Valby; teater-v.dk Twenty years ago, a comedy about cancer would have been unthinkable. But since then we’ve had The Farewell, 50/50… hell, even Breaking Bad is a darkly comedic tale. But that’s …

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The weak link in the German economic engine is fraying

(Bloomberg) – Germany’s energy security hinges on a utility whose bets on Russian energy backfire in the geopolitical impasse over President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine. Bloomberg’s Most Read Amid volatility in gas markets, Uniper SE – set up six years ago to manage aging fossil fuel assets – has …

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From Kaiser to cheese and biology – the etymology of German words | cultural | Report on arts, music and lifestyle in Germany | DW

“The German language is well-traveled, well-connected and happy to keep up – this is a great example of successful integration”, the authors of “The Extraordinary Story of Our Words”, published by the Duden publishing house . , write in the preface to the new book. Indeed, language purists might rub …

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50 Memorable Movie Cameos – Local News 8

Pictures of Colombia 50 Memorable Movie Cameos Rihanna, Jonah Hill and Christopher Mintz-Plasse in “This Is the End” Miramax Christopher Walken, “Pulp Fiction” Christopher Walken and Brenda Hillhouse in a scene from “Pulp Fiction” Dream works Tom Cruise, ‘Tropical Thunder’ Tom Cruise in a scene from “Tropic Thunder” John Kobal …

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$10.47 billion in German social commerce market opportunities by 2028 by end-use segment and device, location, payment method, demographics and consumer behavior

DUBLIN, May 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Germany Social Commerce Market Intelligence Data Book and Future Growth Dynamics – Over 50 KPIs on Social Commerce Trends by End-Use Sectors, Operational KPIs, Retail Product Dynamics and Consumer Demographics – Q1 2022 Update” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research_and_Markets_Logo …

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Obituary: Ilsedore B. Jonas was an influential teacher of German language and culture – News

May 26, 2022 Ilsedore (Barkow) Jonas, known as “Doris”, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Modern Languages ​​at Carnegie Mellon University, died on October 5, 2021 in Munich. She was 101 years old. Jonas taught German Studies at CMU from the early 1960s until 1988. In 2020, the Department of …

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Peter Bodnar II | Obituary

URBANA — Peter Bodnar: Painter, lover of all things, immortal soul; ended its life on August 10, 2021 in Vinalhaven, Maine. He left many unfinished canvases and things left unsaid. If he didn’t respond to your correspondence, know that he still cared. He was born in Czechoslovakia on November 27, …

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Cuts to cost-of-living allowances ‘make it hard to just exist’, say military families in Germany

When the Pentagon announced deep cost-of-living allowance cuts this summer for service members and their families stationed in Germany, many looked at stacks of bills and were completely confused. Spouses in Germany say it’s not an affordable place to live right now as the country is hit by soaring utility …

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Germany to reopen dormant coal plants if Russia cuts gas supply

A threat from the Russian president would trigger the emergency plan and allow the reopening of coal-fired power plants without parliamentary authorization. Berlin planned to shut down much of its six-gigawatt national reserve of coal-fired facilities as part of its coal phase-out. Mr Habeck, a member of the Greens in …

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Will the FIFA World Cup help bridge the gaps between Iran and the United States?

At a time when tensions between Iran and the West are high and the fate of the 2015 nuclear deal hangs in the balance, an upcoming sporting fixture resembling what pundits call “ping-diplomacy” pong” revitalizes the hope that there are still opportunities to close the gaps. between the two sides. …

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A revelation in Akatsuka, a northwest suburb of Tokyo

To the uninitiated, Tokyo’s suburbs can look like an impersonal sprawl: small houses crammed side by side, high-rise and low-rise apartments, and shopping streets; restaurants, shrines and temples are dotted around. But spend a little time, and the ability to live – even individual personalities from various quarters – soon …

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An MCCC professor discusses the origin of Yiddish expressions in American culture

A professor from Monroe County Community College hosted a presentation on some of the common Yiddish words and phrases that have made their way into everyday American English. Michelle Toll, Assistant Professor of English at MCCC, recently presented “Yiddish Words and Phrases in American Culture” via Zoom. Many MCCC staff …

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Germany climbs back into top 10 of global financial secrecy rankings

Germany is generally not considered a safe haven for people wishing to evade detection or taxation. However, according to a new ranking, the Federal Republic is actually one of the top 10 countries in the world that are complicit in helping people hide their wealth from the rule of law. …

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Emirates News Agency – Abu Dhabi International Book Fair opens tomorrow

ABU DHABI, 22nd May, 2022 (WAM) — The 31st edition of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF), hosted by the Arabic Language Center Abu Dhabi (ALC), part of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), will be launched tomorrow under the theme “Inspire, Innovate, …

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Clash of cultures as Freiburg face Leipzig in German Cup final

BERLIN Cultures and ideologies will collide on Saturday when fan-run Freiburg take on Red Bull-backed Leipzig in the German Cup final. The build-up was dominated by a dispute over marketing rights, with Freiburg refusing to allow the use of its crest or logos for any joint commemorative merchandise with its …

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Germany to deliver first 15 Gepard tanks to Ukraine in July to fight Russian invasion

To help Ukraine fight Russian forces, Germany decided to send 15 Gepard tanks to the war-torn country. On Friday, a Defense Ministry official in Berlin confirmed that Germany would transfer the first 15 Gepard tanks to Ukraine in July. The official noted that German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht had agreed …

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Need plans this weekend? 10 things to do around New Orleans from May 20 to 22 | Entertainment/Life

As the temperatures continue to climb into the sizzle of summer, the city continues to come alive with fun indoor and outdoor activities. Ajun Cajun serves a soft shell crab po-boy. PHOTO BY IAN McNULTY/THE TIMES-PICAYUNE Singer-songwriter Ani DiFranco performs during Jazz Fest. Lawyer Staff Photo by SHAWN FINK On …

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Global stocks fall as growth fears linger, safe havens gain

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York, U.S., May 19, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Global stocks slide as Wall St rally tumbles Bonds rally to call for safety, dollar retreats from highs …

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One million covid deaths: Visualizing 114 lives, cut short.

7,333 people died the week of March 29, 2020Robert enjoyed spending time outdoors, reading and taking road trips to see his family.Robert W. Campbell Jr., is dead April 3, 2020Robertloveforpassweatheroutside,Lilyandto takeroadtripsforto seehisfamily. Dick burst into song when least expected and enjoyed watching boxing matches. Sally loved keeping the linens clean …

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Bats ‘miss their home’ as storm uproots ancient banyan tree in Villupuram village – Reuters

Express press service VILLUPURAM: Due to heavy rain in Villupuram on Sunday, the village of Kazhuperrumpakkam lost its oldest and largest inhabitant – a two-century-old banyan tree. It left hundreds of bats that lived on its branches, homeless as the tree was uprooted on Monday. Long standing, the banyan tree …

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English/Immigrant Support Comes to UNM-Taos: UNM Newsroom

Jennifer Wood helps students from other countries succeed Jennifer Wood helps students from other countries succeed A school system’s response to migration influences the financial and social success of all the individuals it serves, regardless of their immigrant background. Some schools have to quickly integrate a large number of migrants …

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Using Russian assets in Ukraine would be a mistake

Two girls sit in a public square in front of destroyed buildings amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine, in Borodyanka outside kyiv, Ukraine May 16, 2022. Picture taken May 16, 2022. REUTERS /Jorge Silva Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, May 17 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Western …

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“The Man Without Qualities” finally in Korean in its entirety

From left to right, Wolfgang Angerholzer, Austrian Ambassador to Korea; Shin Ji-young, professor of German literature at Korea University; Shin Hye-yang, professor of German literature at Sookmyung Women’s University; and Moon Gwang-hoon, a professor of German language and literature at Chungbuk National University, attend the launch of Shin’s translation of …

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Euro 75: Co-production office (Germany) | Features

Must know: Philippe Bober established Coproduction Office in Berlin in 1987, naming it to reflect his work on the international co-production of Lars von Trier Europe, for which Bober provided international financing, casting and locations. The company’s breakthrough came when Europe won the jury prize at Cannes in 1991. Coproduction …

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Finland, neighbor of Russia, announces that it wants to join NATO | Business and finance

BERLIN (AP) — Finland’s president and government announced Sunday that the Nordic country intends to apply for NATO membership, paving the way for the expansion of the 30-member Western military alliance amid Russia’s war in Ukraine. President Sauli Niinisto and Prime Minister Sanna Marin made the announcement during a joint …

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Titus Brandsma: journalist, martyr, saint of the 20th century

Blessed Titus Brandsma – killed “out of hatred for the faith” in the Dachau concentration camp in 1942, who refused to publish propaganda and was outspoken and opposed to anti-Jewish laws enacted by the Nazis – is to be canonized on Sunday by Pope Francis. His life was the focus …

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Activision Blizzard’s New “Diversity Space Tool” Receives Mixed Reception From Developers

Activision Blizzard today announced a tool that it plans to roll out to its teams in the coming months. called “Diversity Space Tool”, and unlike other game development tools, it is not used directly to create game content, but rather to assess the diversity of characters in the game and …

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US envoy slams Lufthansa’s ‘incredible’ anti-Semitism in banning Jews from fleeing

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration’s new special envoy to monitor and combat anti-Semitism berates Lufthansa for “classic anti-Semitism” after learning that the German airline banned a large group of Orthodox Jews from boarding a robbery after some of them weren’t wearing masks. Ambassador Deborah Lipstadt, a renowned Holocaust historian sworn …

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Nabaltec AG wins the Best Managed Companies award for the fourth time

DGAP-News: Nabaltec AG / Keyword(s): MiscellaneousNabaltec AG wins the Best Managed Companies award for the fourth time 13.05.2022 / 11:00 The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Nabaltec AG wins the Best Managed Companies award for the fourth time Schwandorf, May 13, 2022 – This week, …

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On the communist manifesto, by China Miéville • Glam Adelaide

Share Tweeter Share Share E-mail As brilliant, eccentric and insightful as the work he examines. In 1848, two German political theorists, Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, published what was to become one of the most important treatises on modern politics: The Communist Party Manifesto. Although a fully structured political party …

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Batch 22: Missed the OG DU life, students say | Latest Delhi News

It was when the university had just started in 2019 that a new group of students were admitted to the University of Delhi (DU), to feel and experience what is commonly known as university life. Now, as farewell parties are held at various colleges, most seniors are saying, “We barely …

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Russia-Ukraine live updates: Putin defends his war

She carried a simple bouquet of white lilacs as explosions echoed through the bright spring air. Tears streaked her weathered face, which was framed by a blue scarf. Nina Mikhailovna came on Monday, as she does every year on May 9, to the eternal flame in a city park that …

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Fraport to rethink Russian airport involvement if used against Ukraine

Stefan Schulte, Chairman of the Management Board of Fraport AG, speaks during a groundbreaking ceremony for Frankfurt Airport’s new Terminal 3 in Frankfurt, Germany April 29, 2019. REUTERS/ Ralph Orlowski Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register FRANKFURT, May 9 (Reuters) – German airport operator Fraport (FRAG.DE) said …

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Grendel, Golems and Godzilla and more: For one weekend, UCSC becomes Monsters U

“We never heard the ‘Monster Mash’, just a song about the ‘Monster Mash’.” —Randomman16 on Reddit’s Showerthinks If “Frankenstein” has taught us anything, it’s that the nature of the monster must be misunderstood. As if to drive the point home, in the minds of most contemporary people, the term “monster” …

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Racial problem, “true unity” to “eternal justice” – what Rabindranath Tagore said in 1917 about nationalism in India

New Delhi: Rabindranath Tagore was a genius polymath who inspired generations with his writings, music and art. He may not be known first as a philosopher, but his thought-provoking insights into the issues of his time kept him relevant for decades. And that is why the words he spoke at …

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Domestic intelligence in Germany expects “car parades and demonstrations” on Monday in support of Russia, and possibly the invasion of Ukraine, German media reported on Saturday. The Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution expects pro-Russian activities to take place on May 9 to mark Victory Day, a public …

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A university was recently erroneously reported to be “decolonizing” its curriculum by removing Jane Austen — Open Democracy THE Daily Telegraph’s headline was stark: “Jane Austen dropped out of college English course to ‘decolonise curriculum’”. The story was quickly picked up elsewhere. Austen had been ‘canceled’ in favor of black …

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Julian Sander called the August Sander 10K collection a “pioneering step” into a “brave new world”. Now, he says, “it’s become a shit show”. The collection had to be historic. This would be the first time that the archive of a major figure in the history of photography would be …

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The 3rd century theologian Saint Augustine is credited with saying: “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page of it. Two Telluride High School sophomores, Philip Brooks and Liam Intemann, are about to go through many more chapters as they each venture overseas …

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Filming for the Netflix original movie “20th Century Girl” has wrapped and is gearing up to be released this year. The romantic comedy will mark the Netflix debut of beloved Korean actress Kim Yoo Jung. She works as a lead actress opposite Byeon Woo-seok. The film will be directed by …

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My aunt Minny McCormack, who died aged 102, was among the first German women allowed to marry a British soldier after World War II and was one of the last living war brides. This soldier, my uncle, Jim McCormack, fell in love with her shortly after knocking on her door …

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Francis Albert Sinatra was an American singer and actor who died on May 14, 1998, at the age of 91. He has sold around 150 million albums worldwide, making him one of the most popular musical artists of all time. Born in Hoboken, New Jersey, the son of Italian immigrants, …

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To finish! German MPs support heavy weapons for Ukraine in historic vote

The German parliament finally agreed on April 28 to supply heavy weapons to Ukraine. Moreover, the decision was supported by an overwhelming majority of parliamentary deputies, with 586 votes in favor and only 100 against. We are perhaps witnessing today the emergence of another Germany which has put aside its …

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WALNUT STREAM The St. Paul Concert Series features pianists Clara and Marie Becker in a duet duo live from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Walnut Creek at 7 p.m. May 14. This live performance will be streamed online and listeners are also welcome to attend in person (as permitted at …

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Former Hendrix Lawson star Pilgrim, who is a Dallas-area-based motivational speaker, told Log Cabin sportswriter David McCollum that the son of a former Conway High School teammate received honors from the Dallas Morning News basketball. King McClure, son of Leroy McClure, was selected as Newcomer of the Year to the …

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BOOKS: How long have you had this? NGUYEN: Probably for a few years. I think it started with reading Bohumil Hrabal, who wrote in the 50s and 60s. His work fascinated me in a way that I had never seen before and that led me to Milan Kundera and Ivan …

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A study from Hannover Medical School will evaluate the use of whole genome sequencing to show the positive impact of early diagnosis and treatment for children with suspected genetic disorders SAN DIEGO–News Direct–Illumina SAN DIEGO, April 25, 2022 /3BL Media/ — Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN), a global leader in DNA …

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Your baby girl is here, and now you have to decide what to call her. If you spend time on TikTok or other social media platforms, you’ve probably noticed that the word “aesthetic” has a moment. By definition, aesthetics means “a guiding principle in matters of artistic beauty and taste; …

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US to hold military talks on Ukraine in Germany

Washington— The United States plans to welcome dozens of countries to Germany on Tuesday for talks focused on arming Ukraine. The plans come after senior US diplomats and defense officials traveled to Kyiv to pledge more US military assistance to the country. US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin is holding …

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During the second half of the 20th century, the American automobile manufacturer Pontiac consistently released a wide variety of attractive and competitive vehicles each decade. From the 1960s through the late 1970s, when the American muscle car segment was at its peak, Pontiac and the other divisions of General Motors …

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Discover startups, services, products and more from our partner StackCommerce. The New York Post may be compensated and/or receive an affiliate commission if you purchase through our links. You’ve got your new suitcase, big travel dreams, and you’re ready to go on a jet plane… but do you know the …

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the war shatters our illusions about the German elite

However, the Kremlin’s tentacles extend much wider to the German economy than to the energy industry. Until the 2014 invasion of Crimea forced Angela Merkel to impose limited sanctions and Putin turned to Xi Jinping’s China for technology, Germany was Russia’s biggest trading partner. And it was only after tanks …

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German Ambassador opens Achill Heinrich Böll weekend

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Kristin Chenoweth will perform at the Guthrie in August for her annual fundraiser

The Guthrie Theater has announced that it will host a musical evening with Kristin Chenoweth on Monday, August 1, 2022, for its annual fundraiser. Held at Guthrie’s iconic waterfront home, the spectacular event will include a special concert by Chenoweth, an award-winning star of stage and screen, as well as …

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German-American Business Summit, Job Fair Open Opportunities

Je College of Charleston outfit his 6th edition German-American Business Summit (GABS) on March 29, 2022, with about 175 participants including business representatives, students and members of the campus community. the Spring Career and Internship Fair, which took place immediately after the summit, presented 115 companies and more than 400 …

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