Tag Archives: Despair

Travel Workers Despair a Year Lost to Covid-19

Travel Workers Despair a Year Lost to Covid-19

Travel Workers Despair a Year Lost to Covid-19 Travel Workers Despair a Year Lost to Covid-19 In 2020, governments across the world closed borders, airlines grounded flights, hotels shuttered and cruises were canceled or postponed. The measures imposed to curb the spread of the coronavirus decimated the livelihoods of millions of travel and hospitality workers, whose jobs depend on tourism. …

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Despair Deepens for Young People as Pandemic Drags On

Despair Deepens for Young People as Pandemic Drags On

Despair Deepens for Young People as Pandemic Drags On Despair Deepens for Young People as Pandemic Drags On The situation was so serious, he said, that his team did not send children home for Christmas, as it usually would. Isolation has also disrupted the usual teenage transition, when young people move from belonging to their family to belonging to their …

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Along Russia’s ‘Road of Bones,’ Relics of Suffering and Despair

Along Russia’s ‘Road of Bones,’ Relics of Suffering and Despair

Along Russia’s ‘Road of Bones,’ Relics of Suffering and Despair Along Russia’s ‘Road of Bones,’ Relics of Suffering and Despair The Kolyma Highway in the Russian Far East once delivered tens of thousands of prisoners to the work camps of Stalin’s gulag. The ruins of that cruel era are still visible today. By Andrew Higgins Photographs and Video by Emile …

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Deadly School Assault Catapults Kabul into Even More Despair

Deadly School Assault Catapults Kabul into Even More Despair

Deadly School Assault Catapults Kabul into Even More Despair Deadly School Assault Catapults Kabul into Even More Despair KABUL, Afghanistan — It was an unusually pleasant fall day, and the two Kabul University students joked that they could afford to be a bit late to class to catch some sun. The students, Ahmad Ali Mohammedi and Sajat Naijati, then headed …

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Sufjan Stevens’s Cry of Despair and Prayer for Redemption

Sufjan Stevens’s Cry of Despair and Prayer for Redemption

Sufjan Stevens’s Cry of Despair and Prayer for Redemption Sufjan Stevens’s Cry of Despair and Prayer for Redemption “The Ascension,” the new album by Sufjan Stevens, sounds gigantic. It should. It speaks to a convergence of crises: romantic, political, spiritual, existential. Stevens recorded the album largely alone over the past two years with his computer, drum machines and synthesizers; he’s …

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Poor money skills fuelling ‘rise in debt and despair’ | The Independent

Britain has officially entered a recession for the first time since the financial crisis after the economy slumped by a record 20.4 per cent between April and June.

Poor money skills fuelling ‘rise in debt and despair’ | The Independent Poor money skills fuelling ‘rise in debt and despair’ | The Independent Last week, a free service that helps consumers who have bought goods or services in the EU – all for free – issued a mayday call. The only service of its kind available to UK consumers, …

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