Bikes from an urban gardening day, London.

Bikes from an urban gardening day, London.

pritheworld:

We’re obsessed with this.

Can I go to Tunisia now?

shortformblog:

aljazeeraamerica:

Former US analyst pleads guilty in leak to reporter

A former U.S. State Department analyst pleaded guilty Friday to sharing secret information about North Korea with a reporter for Fox News, becoming the latest government employee convicted in a campaign against unapproved leaks to the media.
The case is one of 11 times in U.S. history that prosecutors have brought charges for disclosing information to a newspaper, blog or other media outlet. Eight cases have been brought since President Barack Obama took office in 2009.
Stephen Kim, 46, entered the plea in U.S. District Court to avoid a trial scheduled for April.

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Photo: Greg Mathieson/Mai/Getty Images

When federal employees are going to jail for leaks to the media, something’s wrong. Especially considering nearly all of these cases have been brought by the Obama administration.

shortformblog:

aljazeeraamerica:

Former US analyst pleads guilty in leak to reporter

A former U.S. State Department analyst pleaded guilty Friday to sharing secret information about North Korea with a reporter for Fox News, becoming the latest government employee convicted in a campaign against unapproved leaks to the media.

The case is one of 11 times in U.S. history that prosecutors have brought charges for disclosing information to a newspaper, blog or other media outlet. Eight cases have been brought since President Barack Obama took office in 2009.

Stephen Kim, 46, entered the plea in U.S. District Court to avoid a trial scheduled for April.

Read more

Photo: Greg Mathieson/Mai/Getty Images

When federal employees are going to jail for leaks to the media, something’s wrong. Especially considering nearly all of these cases have been brought by the Obama administration.

Today, Ani came up in conversation with some friends. Dear goodness, I’d love to go back.

Today, Ani came up in conversation with some friends. Dear goodness, I’d love to go back.

Sunset, Liverpool, England.

Sunset, Liverpool, England.

Friends, just outside of Liverpool, England.

Friends, just outside of Liverpool, England.

Things growing on roofs, outside of Liverpool, England.

Things growing on roofs, outside of Liverpool, England.

Friends in Liverpool, England.

Friends in Liverpool, England.

Friends just outside of Liverpool, England.

Friends just outside of Liverpool, England.

National Seashore, Cape Cod, MA.

National Seashore, Cape Cod, MA.

christinefriar:

Transgender model Carmen Carrera and “Orange Is the New Black” star Laverne Cox sat down on Monday with Katie Couric to discuss their careers, upcoming projects and their experiences as high-profile transgender women using their platforms to bring issues of trans justice to national attention.

Grand Bazaar, Istanbul, Turkey.

Grand Bazaar, Istanbul, Turkey.

npr:

ari-abroad:

"Ari Shapiro, NPR News, London."

This is Ari’s first day in his new post. See what he’s up to over on the “Ari Abroad" Tumblr.

I’m excited.

npr:

ari-abroad:

"Ari Shapiro, NPR News, London."

This is Ari’s first day in his new post. See what he’s up to over on the “Ari Abroad" Tumblr.

I’m excited.

Istiklal, Istanbul, Turkey.

Istiklal, Istanbul, Turkey.

Cape Cod, MA, USA.

Cape Cod, MA, USA.