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5 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

David Brooks: Exodus is about more than escape, liberation

Monday night was the start of Passover, the period when Jews celebrate the liberation of the Israelites from slavery into freedom.


Related Topix: The Israelites

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Spectrum

'On the Catwalk'

With this week's Spectrum playlist, we take artists from the '60s through now and break down their fashion and music styles.


Related Topix: The Specials

Silsden band's new uniforms on show at concert

They will be on show for the first time at a concert at St Peter's Methodist Church, Cross Hills, next Saturday, April 26, at 7pm.


Related Topix: Madness

All About Jazz

Live From Old York: Mokoomba, Alistair Anderson, Dan Walsh and The Toasters

Mokoomba The National Centre For Early Music April 10, 2014 This gig was on the ninth night of a 12-date tour, so Zimbabwe's Mokoomba were well primed for action, tightly configured and slickly earthy.


Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa,

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Experts address the water quality of the ocean and bay in the Keys

Several of South Florida's environmental experts speak at two local forums April 16 and next week titled "Keys Water Quality: The Buck Stops Here."


Related Topix: Buck, Key West, FL, Miami, FL, Coral Gables, FL

Hucknall and Bulwell Dispatch

Suggs brings Our House down

Mansfield music-lovers were treated to the performance of a lifetime last week when Madness singer Suggs appeared on stage at an open mic night.


Related Topix: Madness


Merthyr Rock: Taking Back Sunday to headline summer festival

The US rock giants will be joined by Reel Big Fish and Anti Flag at this year's event in August at Cyfarthfa Park Following a 12-month hiatus the event which be held on Sunday, August 17 at Cyfarthfa Park in Merthyr will be headlined by US rock giants Taking Back Sunday.


Related Topix: Punk, Taking Back Sunday, Reel Big Fish, Anti-Flag, Huntington Beach, CA, Merthyr Tydfil County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Rabbi J. SacksWhat Does this Avoda Mean to You?

Rabbi Dr. Sacks was Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth 199-2013 and a member of the House of Lords since 2009.


Related Topix: The Israelites, Israel, Middle East, World News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

State College, Penn State Jewish Communities Celebrate Passover

The Jewish community in State College is celebrating Passover this week, the most widely celebrated holiday among Jews in America.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, State College, PA, Israel, World News, Middle East, The Israelites

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

David Brooks Vying for Ellsworth Toohey's Column Space in the Banner ...

Brooks, one of the most prominent columnists in the newspaper that supposedly defines our media culture, the New York Times , riffs like a Linus with a guillotine on the "true meaning of Passover."


Related Topix: The Israelites

Harvard Crimson

New Ed Portal Initiative Combines Online Courseware, In-Person Lecture For Allstonians

The Harvard-Allston Education Portal formalized on Monday night a new community outreach initiative which aims to combine in-person faculty-led discussions with courseware from HarvardX.


Related Topix: Allston, MA

Mon Apr 14, 2014

International Business Times

Interesting Facts And Myths About Lunar Eclipse

While sky gazers eagerly wait to witness the first total lunar eclipse of 2014, many superstitious people are also busy preparing to counter the bad omens and dangers that this celestial event may bring.


Related Topix: Eastern Standard Time, Astronomy, Science

Tickets now on sale for return of popular family music festival

TICKETS are now on sale for a music festival which returns for a second year after its sell-out success last summer.


Related Topix: Blues

Sun Apr 13, 2014

English Beat, Picture Atlantic rank into The Blank Club

One of the premiere post-punk/new wave ska fusion acts of the 80s are ranking full stop to The Blank Club , this Friday .


Related Topix: The English Beat


David Sirota: The Chicago Way Is Pure Political Corruption

In America, there is regular ol' corruption, and then there is Chicago Corruption, with a capital "C."


Related Topix: The Untouchables, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rahm Emanuel


Close to Home: Passover and a season of hope

When you think about all the challenges we face, it's often easy to be cynical, or even just give up.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, The Israelites, Israel, World News, Middle East, Opinion

Sat Apr 12, 2014


The Buck Stops Here

You have to admire the chutzpah of the US. Not satisfied with the comprehensive sanctions on Iran, they've now applied financial sanctions on key players in the only other country with oil and gas reserves which exceed Iran's - Russia.


Related Topix: Buck, Iran, World News, Middle East

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Thetelegraphand Argus

Six more vibrant acts join festival in Bradford

Six vibrant new acts have been added to the bill for June's Bradford Festival, adding to the already colourful and multi-cultural line-up of international, British and local artists.


Related Topix: Reggae, Toots & the Maytals, The Maytals

WAAF-FM Brighton

Friday Recap

We had a busy morning today! During the 8 o'clock hour, we spoke with Dicky Barrett of The Mighty Mighty BossToneS about all sorts of stuff.


Related Topix: The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, The Colbert Report, Comedy, Entertainment, Television


In Chicago, You Have to Pay to Play With Public Money

In America, there is regular ol' corruption, and then there is Chicago Corruption, with a capital "C."


Related Topix: The Untouchables, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rahm Emanuel, Liberal Political News