Ping Wang and Guowei Zhang of GWP Architects align their design for the headquarters of Sanqi Interactive Entertainment with the technology group’s corporate culture, for a lively space that will be future- and people-oriented

Guangzhou, China Located in the heart of Pazhou CBD in Guangzhou City, Sanqi Interactive Entertainment Global Headquarters by Ping Wang and Guowei Zhang of GWP Architects for Guangzhou Sanqi Cultural…

Amazon Hub in Newark Is Canceled After Unions and Local Groups Object

For the second time, plans by Amazon to substantially expand its presence in the New York area have been abandoned after labor and community groups mobilized in opposition. In 2019,…

Mental health groups express concern about readiness of new suicide prevention hotline

Starting July 16, people seeking mental health services can call 988 to access counselors and response teams at the 24/7 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Calls will be redirected to the…

Assassinations Become Weapon of Choice for Guerrilla Groups in Myanmar

The unity government claims that at least 14,890 regime soldiers have died in the fighting, while it has lost just 1,000 fighters. The regime refuses to discuss casualty figures. But…

Groups try to disqualify Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s candidacy over January 6

The new challenge against Greene, which was filed this week with the Georgia secretary of state, could potentially force Greene to testify under oath about the Capitol riot. An official…

Jewish Groups Condemn Strike Near Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial

Jewish groups and institutions around the world condemned a strike in Ukraine’s capital, Kyiv, in the area of the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center, where tens of thousands of Jews…

Labor groups urge Justice Dept. to ramp up prosecutions of unruly passengers.

A coalition of labor unions representing tens of thousands of airline industry workers urged the Justice Department to step up its prosecutions of unruly passengers on Thursday. In a letter…

Ecuador Court Gives Indigenous Groups a Boost in Mining and Drilling Disputes

In a victory for Indigenous communities in Ecuador, the country’s highest court ruled on Friday that they must have a far stronger say over oil, mining and other extractive projects…

Eight Groups Join Tigray Rebels Vowing to Oust Ethiopia’s Leader

NAIROBI, Kenya — For a year now, fighters from Ethiopia’s northern area of Tigray have confronted off from Ethiopia’s army mainly by itself, repulsing their attacks, capturing towns and, this…

New Funding Offshoot Expands Grants to Arts Groups in the Southeast

Last 12 months, when the Ford Foundation announced an initiative to give much more than $100 million to arts teams operate by men and women of colour, none of the…