Hungarian Revolution of 1956

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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]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Weekly Roundup

What the Budapest Memorandum does and doesn’t require . John Haines explains the provisions of the 1994 agreement with Ukraine, and discusses the implications for future nonproliferation efforts. Here he addresses the question of U.S. and British ... [Published Eunomia - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 07 2014 - Updated Mar 07 2014 - 1 reports

TV Presenter Defends On-Air Resignation

The presenter at Moscow-backed TV station Russia Today who quit her job live on air has told Sky News she was not willing to be "Putin's mouthpiece" in the US.Liz Wahl, a US anchor for Russia Today America, told viewers during her last broadcast that ... [Published Sky News - Mar 07 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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