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Nadezhda Tolokonnikova on Why She’s...

In an open letter released two days ago, Pussy Riot’s Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, who has served her first of a two-year sentence at Penal Colony No. 14 in the Russian state of Mordovia, explains why she’s decided to go on a hunger...

Gone Sailin’

13 June – I’m off to Panama this morning on The Independence, an 84-foot sailboat that will be home for the next five days. We’re heading to the port at Carti via the San Blas Islands where we’re to spend two-and-half or...

unstoppable

Unstoppable (pic du jour)

This was snapped during a visit to Portland’s Occupy offices just a few days before last Christmas. I just noticed that it’s been sitting here in my dashboard, unpublished, since the first week of January. I’ll take locating...

Eastern Europe Envy

I just came across this interesting piece --Six Enviable Traits From Eastern Europe-- in Big Think by Francis Tapon who spent the past three years traveling in 25 Eastern European countries. Just six?