In his latest LinkedIn Influencer piece on a “Big Idea for 2014”, Ban Ki-moon says that in 2014 we must turn the greatest challenge facing humankind today into the greatest collective opportunity: Next year is the year for climate action.
“I firmly believe that every one of us can step up and become leaders in combating climate change, promoting sustainable development and building lives of dignity for all”.
Read his post in full at: http://j.mp/1gWjAof
"I don’t want a candy cigarette. I want our Annie."
For Human Rights Day on Tuesday, watch and share this new infographic animated video from UN Free & Equal telling the story of how the global debate on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights is unfolding at the UN.
“During my lifetime I have dedicated myself to this struggle of the African People. I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony and with equal opportunities. It is an ideal which I hope to live for, and see realized. But if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die.”
Jeff: Look, eventually you hit a point of diminishing returns on the sexiness.
Annie: What’s a deminiminmeghh?
New stills from the Doctor Who Christmas Special, ‘The Time of the Doctor’.
Premieres December 25th at 9/8c on BBC America.
Definitely a good choice.
Cabins at the Caldera Arts Center, a 90-acre artist retreat and summer camp for underserved youth near Sisters, Oregon.
Photography by Sarah Abbott.
Flags at half mast for Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013.
Photos from Reuters
Watch a free 90 minute HD concert film from our recent Tension 2013 tour, presented by Vevo. Filmed at Staples Center in Los Angeles 11/8/13.
Nine Inch Nails: Tension, an expanded Blu-ray/DVD/digital release, is coming in Spring 2014 with tons of extra content, 5.1 surround sound, and more. Sign up at nin.com/tension to be notified as soon as pre-orders go live.