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Meet Sierra Leone’s U.N. Rep: Luce Leader Isaac Bayoh

Originally published in The Salone Messinger, Capetown, Sierra Leone By Sallu Kamusky, June 18, 2020 Like many of us, the Ebola epidemic set forth a new journey for Mr. Bayoh. Considering the predestination of his life, he engaged in various school activities, as he was persistent in finding opportunities by which to experience the world. It was […]

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Realtor Jeremy Hu On Top of the World in New York City

New York, N.Y. Nobody knows Manhattan real estate, luxury needs, and everyday budgets better than Jeremy Hu, a partner of New York Casas. Jeremy and his team speak over twelve languages. Ranked in fifth place nationally, Jeremy is perhaps the only broker who can handle both elite and average buyers. “I think what is important to my […]

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Sabbe Sañkhara Aniccã: All Conditioned Things Are Impermanent

Not to do any evil, to cultivate good, to purify one’s mind, this is the Teaching of the Buddhas. – Dhammapada   New York, N.Y. At the age of 92, the Most Venerable Kurunegoda Sri Piyatissa Nayaka Maha Thero (Bhante Piyatissa) passed away in his room peacefully with mindfulness in the morning of October 11, 2019 […]

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Meet Japanese Grandmother of Tibetan Orphanage in India

Tawang, India. I first met Kazuko Hillyer Tatsumura, OMD, at a Christie’s benefit for Tibet House at Rockefeller Center in 2010. We began to chat about Japan, where I had once studied, as well as Tibet and the many Tibetans living along the Chinese border in India. What captured my attention was that she had […]

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Introducing J. Luce Foundation’s Young Global Leaders Summer 2019

New York, N.Y. This summer, the J. Luce Foundation‘s Young Global Leadership Initiative (Facebook) welcomes 12 students from high schools and colleges across the United States. The group represents countries such as Burma, Colombia, China, Haiti, HongKong, Sri Lanka, U.S.A., and Vietnam. Under the foundation, the Young Global Leadership Initiative was created to provide ongoing opportunities for […]

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N.Y. Times on Mathew Luce, Asian-American Identity and Transracial Adoption

New York, N.Y.  Mengwen Cao photographed and interviewed New Yorkers who were adopted from Asia and grew up in white families in her piece, “Reconciling Asian-American Identity Within Transracial Adoptions,” published today in The New York Times (link). Mathew Luce, now 25, in front of masks bought from Indonesia at his Roosevelt Island apartment. Adopted from Indonesia […]

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Meet American Lobsang Sangay, President of Tibet

Dharamshala, India. The office was simpler than I expected, and security less stringent. The man himself was less of a foreigner. In fact, he is as American as I am, having graduated from Harvard Law School and lived with his family in Boston for fifteen years. I joked with him that we had something in […]

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