Tag: Sochi Olympics

Charlottesville author brings War and Peace to life for American readers

You hear the words War and Peace, and you’re likely to think: long, too long. The classic Russian novel, by Leo Tolstoy, is long, at 1,500 pages, divided into 365 chapters.

My Clean Kitchen: We won’t be watching Sochi

This week you will probably see a lot of Sochi Olympics-themed recipes. Sara and I had intended to post one, but developments over the last couple of days changed out mind.

Global protests of Russian anti-LGBT laws before Sochi Olympics

All Out, the global movement for love and equality, announced a Global Speak Out to support Russian gays and lesbians and call for Olympic sponsors to speak out against Russia’s anti-gay laws before the Sochi Olympics.