Twitter List: UN Accounts

UN Updates is a Twitter list from @UNnewsreport. The list - unofficial and informal - aggregates status updates, news, and links from primary United Nations Twitter accounts. The list is intended to serve as both a resource for journalists, and to help the public follow UN news and updates in real time. For a more… » 4/07/15 10:53am 4/07/15 10:53am

UN News Summary: 04 April, 2015

Nigerian elections, hydro-diplomacy, landmine awareness, and Jordan's Dina Kawar becomes the first Arab woman head of the Security Council: here's what you need to know this week at the United Nations. » 4/03/15 1:10pm 4/03/15 1:10pm

Twitter List: UN Reporters

UN Reporters is a Twitter list by @UNnewsreport. The list - unofficial and informal - aggregates the social news and linkflow environment of UN-based journalists. The list is intended to serve as both a resource for journalists, and to help the public better understand how reporters work at the UN. Feel free to get… » 3/31/15 12:55pm 3/31/15 12:55pm

The State of American Politics

Since 2008, the GOP has engaged in a concerted effort to destabilize the Government of the US for short-term political gains. But this is not a new strategy, nor will it ultimately be successful. In the meantime, the "Do-Nothing Congress" will continue to do nothing except stage political theater for the ignorant… » 12/24/14 4:13pm 12/24/14 4:13pm

Authenticity Under Foot in Yarm, UK

Visitors to the town of Yarm, situated along the Tees River in the United Kingdom, will find a quaint and aesthetically striking High Street, enclosed by a loop in the river, lined on either side with historic-looking buildings, and paved from one end to the other with large cobblestones. Last month, … » 7/04/14 4:58pm 7/04/14 4:58pm

Sudan Stories: Language, Guns & Phones

Our hotel was located down a busy, dusty ally in downtown Cairo. Each day our team scribbled on charts and whiteboards in a top-floor classroom with windows that opened to the noisy clanking of perpetual construction. For two weeks over coffee and sheesha with our Sudanese colleagues we used Android devices to… » 6/25/14 2:14pm 6/25/14 2:14pm