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ISIL Antiquities Dealer Killed

"Not one looter, smuggler, middleman, money launderer, or buyer connected with ISIS anywhere has been prosecuted by US." [or anywhere else] (Christopher Dickey,'Christopher Dickey, 'ISIS Raid Netted Stolen Treasure Trove of Ancient Artifacts', Daily Beast 30th Sept 2015). The Americans claim to have killed one though.

A Curious Ambivalence

Colin Dickey for Hazlitt has written a fascinating essay exploring the myth and superstition behind the ritual veiling of mirrors while in mourning. Did our own Sonya Chung cover her mirror while she mourned the passing of Mad Men?

Grief and Memory

Humans have been covering paintings, windows, and mirrors after the passing of loved ones for generations. Why do we feel the need to close off our connection to the outside world when we are grieving? Colin Dickey writes about the social, literary, and religious connotations of grief and memory at Hazlitt. At The Millions, Lidia Yuknavitch writes […]

Cumulus names magazine chief Berner as CEO, replacing Dickey

ATLANTA (AP) — Radio station giant Cumulus Media Inc. says former magazine association head Mary Berner will replace founder Lew Dickey as CEO, citing the need get its traditional and emerging platforms working together more effectively. Chairman...Show More Summary

With Its Stock Price Down Over 80%, Cumulus Media Replaces Its Chief Executive

Lewis W. Dickey Jr., a founder of Cumulus, the second-largest radio broadcaster in the United States, is stepping down as president and C.E.O.

Lew Dickey To Step Down As Cumulus Chairman

The move follows a tumultuous few months for Cumulus, which has seen its stock fall 83.9 percent year to date. read more

Lew Dickey out as CEO of radio giant Cumulus

Cumulus Media's Chief Executive Lew Dickey is stepping down amid the Atlanta radio giant's struggles. Dickey, who co-founded Cumulus in 1997, has served as CEO for the last 16 years. 

Dickey Earns 100th Win as Blue Jays Beat Rays 5-3

last weekSports / Baseball : Bats

R.A. Dickey pitched seven innings to earn his 100th career win, Josh Donaldson hit his 40th home run and the Toronto Blue Jays moved closer to clinching their first playoff berth in 22 years with a 5-3 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.

A new project wants to forecast mass killings before they happen. Here’s how.

This week, the Early Warning Project — a project of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Simon-Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide and the John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding — just officially launched and released its latest attempt to predict the onset of mass killings.  I spoke to one of the leaders […]

Indians knuckle under to R.A. Dickey, Blue Jays 5-1

He was the last of seven Cleveland pitchers on the game. He struck out six as the Blue Jays won the rubber match of the three-game series. But for all of his accolades, Donaldson recently demonstrated that there may still be an aspect of his game that’s under-appreciated. On a rough night for the Indians,

Chinese Animators Envision a Future War in Asia—and Blow Up the Internet

Lauren Dickey Security, Asia Is this what Beijing thinks war with Washington would look like?  Alongside the military spectacle that passed through Tiananmen Square in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II,...Show More Summary

Outrage Isn't Enough for Syrian Refugees

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

World News editor Christopher Dickey talks about the world's response to Aylan Kurdi and how to channel that into helping refugees.

Dickey throws 4-hitter, Jays beat Indians 5-1

Toronto Blue Jays’ Ryan Goins, right, celebrates his walk-off home run against the Cleveland Indians with teammate Mark Lowe during the 10th inning of a baseball game Tuesday, September 1, 2015, in Toronto. Jay Bruce then hit a hard grounder that went through Bryants legs for an error, and Votto connected for his 27th home

Revealed: This Is How China Plans to Modernize Its Military

Lauren Dickey Security, Asia This is the "Chinese Dream" Xi Jinping envisions for his military.  Chinese military muscle was on full display in Beijing this week, with hundreds of new weapons platforms, fly-bys, 12,000 troops, and foreign dignitaries all in the global spotlight of Tiananmen Square. Show More Summary

Roundup: Donaldson and Dickey Lead Jays to Victory

last monthSports / Baseball : Bats

R. A. Dickey pitched a four-hitter to win his seventh straight decision, Josh Donaldson had three hits and three R.B.I., and Toronto beat the Indians, 5-1, in Cleveland.

Dickey Throws 4-Hitter, Jays Beat Indians 5-1

last monthSports / Baseball : Bats

R.A. Dickey pitched a four-hitter to win his seventh straight decision, Josh Donaldson had three hits and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Wednesday night.

The Tallest Mountain in North America Is Now Called Denali 

President William McKinley never traveled to Alaska. But in 1896, a gold prospector named William Dickey heard that McKinley had just won the Republican presidential nomination, and decided to dub North America’s tallest mountain peak in his honor. Show More Summary

Gannett offers early retirement package to staffers 55 and older with 15 years of service

Gannett CEO Bob Dickey sent this letter to employees Thursday morning: Good Morning, I wanted to let you know that today we are offering eligible, long-term Gannett employees within certain business segments and departments of our company the opportunity to take advantage of an early retirement program. The employees who are receiving the offer all … Read More

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