Day: February 22, 2023

Russia’s Economy is Hurting Despite Putin’s Bluster

Russia’s Economy is Hurting Despite Putin’s Bluster

One year ago, when Russia began its full-scale invasion of Ukraine, the West retaliated with unprecedented sanctions in order to punish Moscow and increase pressure on President Vladimir Putin. The goal was to inflict Putin such a severe economic shock that he would rethink his cruel war.

Jake Paul Takes Next Step in Boxing Journey with Fury Fight

Jake Paul Takes Next Step in Boxing Journey with Fury Fight

Jake Paul’s unconventional boxing career might be ready to take a serious turn. The world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s half-brother Tommy Fury will be the first renowned professional boxer the YouTube influencer-turned-prize fighter will face when they square off on Sunday. Paul has battled a fellow influencer, a former NBA basketball player, and three MMA fighters since he started boxing in 2018. Each time, he has prevailed, enhancing his already solid reputation.
Fighting Fury is viewed as a step up and is acknowledged by the WBC, which is approving the fight. In fact, the 26-year-old Paul, a blond, bearded social media sensation, will be given a spot in the WBC cruiserweight world rankings if he prevails.

Biden’s Momentous 72 Hours in Europe Steals the West for the Next Stage of Russia’s War in Ukraine

Biden’s Momentous 72 Hours in Europe Steals the West for the Next Stage of Russia’s War in Ukraine

In an effort to dispel concerns about the sustainability of American support, Biden left Europe three days after forcefully reaffirming his support for Ukraine as it approaches its second year of fighting. He also blamed his Russian counterpart directly for plunging the continent into war.
The 72 hours that Vice President Biden spent on the ground in Poland and Ukraine were some of the most significant of his presidency; they represented the culmination of both meticulous, highly classified planning by White House aides and the president’s unique, long-held perspective on America’s place in the world.

Why You Should Start Meditating

Why You Should Start Meditating

We’ve all heard before that meditation is good for us; those who meditate preach about its capacity to alleviate stress and improve mood overall. Despite knowing some of the many benefits of meditation, however, there are still many things that prevent people from taking the time to focus and allow their minds to drift into a meditative state. More often than not, the reasons for not meditating are just mental roadblocks created due to a lack of understanding about what meditation is and how and when it can be practiced. Some of these common misunderstandings about meditation lead people to believe that it is too difficult, time-consuming, or boring. They think of it as an act or action that must be performed rather than a state of consciousness elicited by an activity. By better understanding meditation, people can begin to practice it and reap its many benefits. Before delving into what meditation is, however, one should remember that meditation doesn’t have any strict rules; therefore, it can be adapted to anyone’s schedule, interests, and abilities.

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