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The World's Failure in Rwanda Changed Kofi Annan's Worldview

The Atlantic - 18 Aug 2018
As Samantha Power, later the U.S. ambassador to the UN, wrote in Chasing the Flame, her biography of Sergio Vieira de Mello, the UN diplomat who was killed in Iraq, Annan's “name would appear in the history books beside the two defining genocidal ...
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Kofi Annan, Who Redefined the UN, Dies at 80

New York Times - 18 Aug 2018
“Annan felt that the very countries that had turned their backs on the Rwandans and Bosnians were the ones making him their scapegoat,” Samantha Power, an author who became the United States ambassador to the United Nations during the Obama ...
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That Time Obama Wouldn't Call a Coup a Coup

The Atlantic - 14 Aug 2018
Sisi was bowing to the public will and acting to save Egypt, he asserted with passion. The loudest voice in the White House for human rights and democracy, Samantha Power, was absent, preparing for her confirmation as ambassador to the United Nations.
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Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier - 22 Jul 2018
Hosting the event will be their children, Julie and Jason Hendrickson of Waverly and Dan and Samantha Power of Readlyn. They also have six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. No invitations are being sent, and no gifts are requested. Love. 0. Funny.
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Tower Of Power

NPR - 13 Aug 2018
When the 10 members of Tower of Power were in place behind Bob Boilen's desk, strategically positioned around the band's famous five-piece horn section, their first collective blast three beats into the sound check literally made the video crew jump.
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Samantha Power: How Mike Pompeo Could Save the State Department

New York Times - 14 Mar 2018
Two days after the 2016 presidential election, I held a town hall at the United States Mission to the United Nations. American diplomats were in shock; the president-elect had pledged to undo much of what we had helped achieve internationally. One of ...
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Samantha Power: The world in her rearview mirror

Harvard Gazette - 24 Jan 2018
But clearly, he never met Samantha Power. Part jet-setting diplomat, part sneaker-clad advocate, the Harvard human-rights champion and scholar first shot to fame in 2003, when she won a Pulitzer Prize for her book on genocide, “A Problem from Hell ...
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Samantha Power: 'There is no option B after multilateralism'

Devex - 15 Jun 2018
YEREVAN, Armenia — Former United Nations Ambassador Samantha Power has spoken out about a backsliding on multilateralism, saying it is “mindless and self-defeating” to refuse to work with other nations when confronted with global problems.
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The Full Transcript: Ben Rhodes and Samantha Power

POLITICO Magazine - 15 Jan 2018
Once again, our guests this week, we're very lucky to have both Ambassador Samantha Power, and Ben Rhodes joining us. An unlikely buddy movie pair, as it were. No, but seriously, this is such an interesting timing to have a movie, almost like a ...
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Pretty Woman: The Musical is high on charm, low on substance

Vox - 17 Aug 2018
This Pretty Woman lightens the social commentary that helped make Garry Marshall's 1990 film so memorably self-aware in peddling its escapism; anchored by an insouciant lead performance from Samantha Barks (best known for playing Éponine onscreen in ...
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A Teenager Starting Over in Canada

New York Times - 16 May 2018
When I met Ibraheem in 2014, he had already endured more as a 12-year-old than most of us could ever imagine: the terror of Assad's barrel bombs, the loss of his mother and four siblings, and the trauma of being carried in his father's arms on a ...

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