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This friendship may just be too exhausting with two few checkmarks in the pro column and several pages worth of notations in the con to prolong In that case I dont blame you for hightailing it out of there You should still attempt to be honest about why youre backing out of this friendship; but she may not be a person whos able to receive constructive criticism Do not feel badly if your friend breakup is shall we say an ordeal What if the friend wont let go She may cry She may beg She may remind you of the good times you shared But the fact remains: if your time together is not productive and beneficial to you both leave There are so many other life-sucking aspects to your day-to-day — job-related stresses difficult family members financial anxieties — and you need to ration your emotional resources A friend who spins drama like your Great Uncle Larry spins torturous yarns is not worth the headache Ending a friendship is no fun Period For any of these individuals to have stayed in your life this long means you care a great deal about them Youve probably had some super fun/wacky/memorable/life-affirming/insert-applicable-adjective-here times together Lets not discredit the good when cataloguing the bad But if youre expending energy on a relationship that just isnt fulfilling consider exactly what youre losing by putting the friendship aside and compare it to what youre losing by muscling to keep it afloat Protect yourself Seek out friends who support you and validate you and I dont need to tell you that it goes both ways because lets face it: Anyone would be lucky to call you a friend Stephie Grob Plante is a writer and former worker bee in the ever-buzzing NY film/TV production hive Contact us at [email protected] IDEAS TIME Ideas hosts the world’s leading voices providing commentary on events in news society and culture We welcome outside contributions Opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect the views of TIME editorsRussian punk activist band Pussy Riot organized a protest with Hong Kong democracy activists on Sunday night following the cancellation of a Chinese dissident artist’s exhibition Donning the band’s signature balaclavas two members of Pussy RiotOlga Kurachyova 31 and Veronika Nikulshina 21assembled with others in Hong Kong’s SoHo district to call for greater freedoms in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory and denounce the scrapping of an exhibition by Badiucao the pseudonym of a well-known political cartoonist and critic of the Chinese government The cancellation is seen as the latest in a string of threats to free speech in Hong Kong Kurachyova and Nikulshina will be familiar to soccer fans as two of the four members of Pussy Riot who invaded the pitch at the Croatia vs France final of the World Cup to protest humans rights abuses in Russia They were joined in Hong Kong Sunday by 22-year-old local democracy leader Joshua Wong “Freedom of expression no matter in Beijing or in Hong Kong is just tightening under the Chinese and Hong Kong Government” Wong told a crowd of reporters and passers-by Read more: Pussy Riot Members on Protests Poisonings and Politics The members of Pussy Riot were in Hong Kong for an LGBTQ forum but joined Wong in organizing the protest after news broke that the organizers of the Badiucao exhibition were calling off the show following unspecified threats from China Badiucao had called Hong Kong “the city of resistance and hope” “I just had a feeling of flashbacks” Kurachyova told TIME after learning about the increasing pressure on freedom of expression in Hong Kong “Because we watched the same in Russia [in] previous years so I’m really very sorry to know all these things…I’m afraid it’s going to be worse” Hong Kong a former British colony was returned to China in 1997 under a 50-year framework called ‘One Country Two Systems’ a formula that enshrined political and social freedoms enjoyed under colonial rule that are otherwise anathema to the Chinese government But those liberties including free media and speech have come under intensifying pressure Last month Financial Times Asia editor Victor Mallet became the first journalist to be expelled from the territory since the resumption of Chinese sovereignty The authorities have refused to give an explanation but Mallet’s visa rejection is widely understood to be retribution for his chairing of a talk by independence activist Andy Chan at the city’s Foreign Correspondents’ Club where Mallet was also vice president Chan’s political party the Hong Kong National Party is now banned “It’s a problem to discuss power People are afraid to have free speech so we are here” said Pussy Riot member Nikulshina “It’s not the same [as in Russia] but going that way” Write to Casey Quackenbush at [email protected] Abu Ibrahim representing Katsina South Senatorial district has given a hint on those responsible for herdsmen attack on communities in Benue and Taraba states The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Police Affairs speaking with newsmen on Thursday said Boko Haram insurgents or Libyan soldiers could be responsible for the attacks He noted that Fulani herdsmen are not able to handle sophisticated weapons used in executing attacks thereby calling for thorough investigation “We have to seriously investigate this A normal Fulani man is not known to carry AK47 The security agencies should probe whether the defeated Boko Haram insurgents were involved; whether the Gaddafi phenomenon has spilled over to Nigeria “It should be considered whether displaced Libyan soldiers had a hand in what happened because it is not easy to acquire AK47” he said The lawmaker further called for suspension of hate speeches against President Muhammadu Buhari Reacting to insinuations that the president was showing no concern to the killings he said “It is not true because the president has taken steps to bring the situation under control He has deployed soldiers to Benue State he ordered the Inspector General of Police to relocate to Benue He has taken other measures that may not be for public consumption “It is therefore wrong for anybody to say that the president is not interested in what happened in the state When the president saw that the police effort was not bringing effective result he promptly deployed soldiers” he added His brother Charles Koch announced in a letter to employees of Koch Industries on Tuesday that David Koch’s health has been in decline since he was hospitalized last summer He was not specific about the illness"Unfortunately these issues have not been resolved and his health has continued to deteriorate" Charles Koch wrote in the letter a copy of which was obtained by The Washington Post "As a result he is unable to be involved in business and other organizational activities David has always been a fighter and is dealing with this challenge in the same way"David Koch’s departure will change the makeup of one of the most active and well-funded political forces in the country that has been a bulwark in not just supporting but setting the Republican agenda – although not necessarily President Donald Trump’sMark Holden who has spent a career at Koch Industries and now helps run their political efforts said in an email the Koch network will continue to expand even as one of its founders steps aside"We greatly appreciate his vital role on the board and all that he has done to help us build a strong foundation for our future success" Holden saidDavid Koch 78 did not attend the network’s winter seminar earlier this year His brother Charles 82 has appeared in recent months to pick up some of the slack left over by his brother’s illnessDavid and Charles Koch are tied as the country’s eighth richest men According to Forbes Magazine both are worth $60 billionDavid Koch who now lives in New York was raised in Wichita Kansas He earned two degrees in chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the early 1960s He and his wife Julia Flesher Koch have been married more than 20 years and have three childrenHe was diagnosed with prostate cancer 25 years ago and he has given vast sums toward cancer research in the quarter century since then For instance he provided $217 million to the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center including $150 million for a new outpatient medical facility He gifted $128 million to New York Presbyterian Hospital $265 million to the MD Anderson Cancer Center $262 million to the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York $20 million to Johns Hopkins University $10 million to Mount Sinai Medical Center and $10 million to the children’s hospital at Stanford University for allergy research According to an official bio David Koch has pledged or contributed a total of more than $13 billion to assist causes from cancer research to medical centers educational institutions arts and cultural institutions and public policy organizations The money has come through personal gifts and the David H Koch Charitable Foundation This includes $185 million to MIT his alma mater His representatives say he has provided more than $300 million in additional charitable support beyond the $13 billion for other causes – including help for victims of Hurricane HarveyBut while the Koch name is on a lot of buildings he is best known for wading heavily into politics In 1980 he was the Libertarian Party’s nominee for vice presidentCharles Koch who will stay on as chairman and chief executive of Koch Industries said his brother was "instrumental" in growing the business they inherited from their father "1000 fold" and branching out beyond energy into a host of other products The firm with annual revenue of $100 billion operates pipelines and produces fertilizer but also manufactures everything from Dixie cups to Quilted Northern toilet paper It is the second largest privately-held company in the United States Charles Koch said David Koch will now get the title of "Director Emeritus"Story by James Hohmann Hohmann is a national political correspondent for The Washington Post He is the author of The Daily 202 The Post’s flagship political newsletter and the voice of its affiliated Big Idea audio briefing Hohmann covered local news for The Post in the aughts and returned in 2015 after six years at Politico You apologize. that Sergei Skripal is also responding well to treatment, If we open to this deeper spiritual understanding of the nation, But as in real estate, which I think has been underappreciated, Agencies are now under a so-called continuing resolution that holds them to 2010 spending levels, click here.
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