Pakistani human-rights and education advocate Malala Yousafzai — who defied death and became the youngest person to be awarded the Nobel Peace Price — now has a new title: Oxford college student. The 20-year-old blogger revealed Thursday on Twitter that she had been accepted to the prestigious university after passing her A-Level exams, which determine...
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- Malala Yousafzai gets accepted to Oxford University
By Chris Perez - Thursday Aug 17, 2017
- The New York Women’s Foundation Announces $2.4M in Grants to Address Needs of Women and Families in NYC
By Staff Writer - Thursday Jul 20, 2017
The New York Women’s Foundation announced a total of $2.4 million in grants awarded to 37 organizations working to promote economic security and justice for women and families throughout New York City. Building on the foundation’s history of success, these investments show strategic growth and continue to strengthen their position as the premier women’s fund […]
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- Nicolas Cage Slammed by Human Rights Group Over Kazakhstan Visit
By Tim Kenneally, provided by
- Wednesday Jul 26, 2017
Actor "should be mortified that he participated in a whitewashing stunt for a murderous tyrant," says human rights advocateAccording to the Foundation, Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev “has systematically oppressed the civil liberties of Kazakh citizens.”The foundation cited a 2011 massacre of dozens of peaceful protesters, and a government crack-down on independent news outlets, including the arrests of editors and reporters on “overbroad and vague charges.”If he aims to live up to his previous comments about artistic freedom and freedom of expression, he should donate the hefty payment he received from the dictatorship to independent Kazakh artists and journalists.The image of Cage wearing a traditional Kazakh hat and robe prompted Twitter users to crack wise, with one joker asking, “Why does it feel like Nicolas Cage is about to become a part of this whole Russia scandal?”
- Food & Wine Magazine Will Leave New York for Alabama
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The move reflects a changing business in which traditional food magazines, and a Manhattan address, are less important.
- Autism, Hormones and Family in Netflix’s ‘Atypical’
By NEIL GENZLINGER - Thursday Aug 10, 2017
A new series starring Keir Gilchrist about a teenage boy who is on the spectrum mixes humor and weightier plotlines.
- The Nobel Peace Laureate Liu Xiaobo, in His Own Words
By AUSTIN RAMZY - Thursday Jul 13, 2017
His essays, many of which were banned in China, reveal a man who could be harshly critical of the Chinese authorities and institutions, but also, at times, of himself.