Looks like the far-right Freedom Party was dealt a blow with their candidate, Norbert Hofer, barely lost to the former Green Party candidate-turned-independent Alexander Van der Bellen (but the Greens funded his campaign). Photo by gruenelinz
Marcela Sapone, Co-founder and CEO of Hello Alfred, thinks having a little extra help in your life should be an affordable luxury for everyone. After all, "extra help means extra time, and extra time means the freedom to live your life...Show More Summary
HANOI, Vietnam — President Barack Obama on Tuesday pressed Vietnam to allow greater freedoms for its citizens, arguing that better human rights would improve the communist country's economy, stability and regional power. Continue reading ? The post Obama pushes for better rights in Vietnam after arms deal appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Tony Blair has launched an impassioned defense of freedom of movement in Europe as he denied that his Labour government allowed levels of immigration into Britain to rise too high. Blair has been criticized, including by European Commission...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama said on Tuesday in Vietnam that Washington would stand with partners to ensure freedom of navigation and flight in the South China Sea. He also, without directly mentioning China, said that big nations should not bully smaller ones. Obama was on his second day of a three day [...]
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Since Hideo Kojima's contract with Konami ended on December 16th, the director has embraced freedom with the unmistakeable gusto of the recent divorcee. His Twitter feed is a flick-book of selfies with Hollywood actors and directors in exotic locales, interspersed with photographs of plates of expensively arranged food. Show More Summary
Berlin (dpa) – Far-right parties are gaining strength and being voted into power in many European countries. Their typical hot button issues include keeping out refugees and scepticism towards the European Union. AUSTRIA: Freedom Party (FPOe) candidate Norbert Hofer entered the Austrian presidental run-off race as the favourite after winning the first round of elections [...]Show More Summary
HANOI (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that Washington would stand with partners to ensure freedom of navigation and flight in the South China Sea and, without mentioning China by name, said big nations should not bully smaller ones.
The Democrats were instrumental in passing the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Now, many–if not most–are implacable opponents, believing it interferes with gay rights. But another burr under the liberal saddle is the use of the law...Show More Summary
By combining the freedom, exploration and crafting of Minecraft with the undead survival of DayZ, The Fun Pimps made a frighteningly addictive game that appeals to fans of both genres. After a successful run on PC, thee developer has partnered with Telltale’s new publishing label to bring 7 Days to Die to PS4 and Xbox […]
Although the Chinese Communist Party is officially atheist, the country's constitution allows "freedom of religious belief," and the practice of formal religion has expanded in China, in fits and starts, for decades. The number of Chinese...Show More Summary
I'm floored that The Mary Sue exists, and I'm thrilled that we have as much freedom to do what we want with the space we've built. But I also know that a lot of our readers might not understand exactly who we are—especially me, since I still feel like The New Kid here, although I've almost been here for a year. Show More Summary
Stephen Moore lays into Michael Gerson here as I did here. In other 'enabling' news, French concert organizers ban Eagles of Death Metal. If you want to know how lost Europe is, how thoroughly it has abandoned freedom of speech,...
ERFURT, Germany (AP) — Weeks after declaring that there is no place for Islam in Germany, a surging nationalist party has sharpened its rhetoric against prominent Islamic groups and suggested limiting the religious freedom of the more than 4 million Muslims in the country. Senior members of Alternative for Germany cut short a meeting Monday […]
Today JayBird unveiled their newest wireless earbuds for the Freedom line, and they are very tiny. $200 gets you the pair and a portable charger, and you can download the app for full sound customization.
Freedom to Marry founder and president Evan Wolfson delivered this commencement address to Northeastern Illinois University graduates on May 9. President Hahs, Members of the Board of Trustees, Faculty, the entire NEIU family –– Thank you for includi… Read The post Graduation Thoughts — and a Bit of Rapping — for the Class of 2016 appeared first on Towleroad.
Fear of Islam and Muslims has been a visible trend since the September 11 terrorist attacks on the United States. In Europe, this trend was given fictional respectability in the name of freedom of speech. A report recently issued by Freedom House suggests that the growing Islamophobia in Europe is threatening democracy. Show More Summary
The results of the Austrian presidential elections, which saw independent candidate Alexander Van der Bellen beating his opponent Norbert Hofer from the far-right Freedom Party, show that Europeans are tired of Brussels establishment, an independent member of the European Parliament said Monday.
Alexander van der Bellen beats far-right leader Norbert Hofer of Freedom Party in knife-edge election.