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China the geopolitical winner of Myanmar’s coup — China News

Myanmar and China could draw closer after the February 1 coup As the dust settles on Myanmar’s military coup, it is already clear that China will be the main foreign power beneficiary of the suspension of democracy. While US President Joe Biden’s administration quickly threatened to impose new punitive sanctions on Myanmar’s coup-makers, China’s Foreign Ministry took its comparative […]

China the geopolitical winner of Myanmar’s coup — China News

TIME: A Man Charged in the U.S. Capitol Riot Worked for the FBI, His Lawyer Says

Photo: Anthony Moretti 6Jan2018

WASHINGTON — A man who authorities say is a leader of the far-right Oath Keepers militia group and helped to organize a ring of other extremists and led them in the… 564 more words

A Man Charged in the U.S. Capitol Riot Worked for the FBI, His Lawyer Says — TIME

Mother Jones: New Research Confirms the British COVID-19 Variant Is Running Rampant Across the US

In mid-January, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned that a coronavirus variant first identified in the United Kingdom was likely going to, as the New York Times put it at the time, “lead to a wrenching surge in cases and deaths that would further burden overwhelmed hospitals.” A new study, published on Sunday…

New Research Confirms the British COVID-19 Variant Is Running Rampant Across the US — Mother Jones

TIME: The U.S. Moves to Rejoin the U.N. Human Rights Council in Another Reversal of Trump’s Policies

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is set to announce this week that it will reengage with the much-maligned U.N. Human Rights Council that former President Donald Trump withdrew from almost three years ago, U.S. officials said Sunday. The decision reverses another Trump-era move away from multilateral organizations and agreements. U..S. officials say Secretary of State…

The U.S. Moves to Rejoin the U.N. Human Rights Council in Another Reversal of Trump’s Policies — TIME

Hushed

Photo: Anthony Moretti, 30May2016

Staring off into the distance

Not listening to what is happening nearby

Voices and sounds hushed

I might miss something important

I might not care