Hungarian Revolution of 1956

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Name: Hungarian Revolution of 1956
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Senior lama blesses Tibet Society's new office

[11 September 2014] On 8 September, the new premises for Tibet Society and Tibet Relief Fund in Haggerston, London, were officially opened with a blessing by senior Tibetan lama Chime Rinpoche. The event was attended by 60 invited guests including Chonpel ... [Published Tibet Relief Fund of the UK - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Provide Military Aid to Ukraine

A snapshot of the devastation in the Ukrainian town of Lysychansk, where rebels and government troops fought this summer.The Crimean crisis, the Russian Federation’s imperialistic intervention, and the subsequent war in eastern Ukraine have claimed thousands ... [Published Yale Politic - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Evanston’s Elisabeth Kalmar’s 60+ years in North Shore couture

Elisabeth Kalmar can identify fabrics by touch. And by flame.“When you burn a pure fabric like silk, it becomes ashes,” she said. “But polyester becomes rigid. It closes up and melts, because it is made of petroleum.”Kalmar, 85, has been a seamstress ... [Published Northbrook Star - Aug 25 2014]

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..."It was kind of spontaneous. I'd decided on that day that for me, in my mind, a red line had been drawn," she said. "Covering this crisis in Crimea, I've seen censorship there and really RT being used as a propaganda tool to promote the Putin world view. "I think when I started working there I thought it was an opportunity ... I did not, however, think that his (Putin's) foreign policy agenda would be pushed and used in a newscast. "When they offered me the job they certainly didn't sell it in a way that I would be Putin's mouthpiece. But as this crisis escalates, I see that this is what it is." Ms Wahl's grandparents fled to the US as refugees during the 1956 Hungarian Revolution to escape the Soviet Union."

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Weekly Roundup [Published Eunomia - Mar 21 2014]
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