How would you advise Obama to avoid a war with Russia?

i am ukrainian

As an American who spends a lot of my time abroad, I frequently do the dance of having to distinguish my individual beliefs apart from my government’s behavior, yet at the same time convey my proud identity as “American”. So I can’t help but wonder, as an ‘everyday ambassador’, what’s going on in the mind of an everyday person in Ukraine?

Getting Our S#!% Together on World Toilet Day


Did you use the toilet yesterday? Even just once? If yes, did you know that makes you part of a global elite of toilet-goers? Yesterday, November 19th, marked “World Toilet Day”, a day meant to bring awareness to the fact that over 2.5 billion people on the planet (that’s over one third of the population) […]