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Recovering the Meaning of Leisure
Commentary In a famous passage of his “History of the Peloponnesian War,” the Greek general and historian Thucydides describes the frightful anomie that spread throughout the Hellenic world in the ...
February 7, 2021
A Case for True Leisure: Finding Rest and Contemplation in Trying Times
Two days before New Year’s, I took my daughter, my son-in-law, and their seven children to supper in ...
January 19, 2021
Leisure, Screens, Work: Finding a Balance in Our Lives
A friend—I’ll call her Maggie—and I were recently talking by phone when the subject of leisure arose, along ...
November 3, 2020
Meditations on the Wisdom of Inaction
Commentary I recently read an article published on The Art of Manliness that was written by one of ...
July 30, 2019
How Digital Minimalism Can Help You Reclaim Your Time and Your Life
As you might strategize the best use of your work time, the point is to do the same ...
April 12, 2019
Adult Coloring Books: A Safe Space to Play with Color
In our age of e-books, old fashioned print sales are suddenly on the rise again. One big reason is ...
February 9, 2016
5 Things to Do in Tokyo
First-time visitors to Tokyo normally experience a culture shock—we are simply overwhelmed by the different things Japan has ...
October 2, 2015
Won Xue Li
Autumn Regatta Starts New Race Season for RHKYC
The 2015 Edmond de Rothschild Autumn Regatta took place over the weekend (Sept 19-20) with 77 boats taking ...
September 26, 2015
It’s Time to Visit the Unspoiled Grand Canyon North Rim
The Grand Canyon North Rim is now open until mid-October (it then closes for the winter months). If ...
June 16, 2015
3 Reasons Not to Miss Sedona if You Plan to Visit Grand Canyon
Sedona, Arizona sit 150km south of Grand Canyon National Park, if you are going to Grand Canyon, you ...
June 10, 2015
Uncompromising Weather Upsets Spring Regatta
The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club’s Edmond de Rothschild Spring Regatta took place on May 16 and 17 ...
May 24, 2015
Work or Leisure: a French Study on Living Conditions
PARIS—Cabinet shuffle, rising unemployment, a freeze in salaries … What is the true yearning of the French people? ...
September 2, 2014
Netanyahu: Palestinian Terrorist Organization Was in Building Used by Associated Press, Al Jazeera
US Ready to Help Israel, Palestinians If They Seek a Ceasefire
Pope Francis Meets With John Kerry, Marking Change in Post-Trump Vatican-Us Relations
Four Arrested After Anti-Semitic Abuses Shouted in London Street
Trump Says He’s Not Looking to Turn GOP Into ‘The Party of Trump’
CDC Director Says Change on Mask Guidelines Not Due to Political Pressure
GOP Chair Elise Stefanik: Justice Department Is ‘Trying to Block’ Maricopa County Audit
Opinion: New US Visa Denial of China's Student With Law Enforcement Link Is the Right Strategy
Nunes Urges Biden to Order Probe of CCP Virus Origin
CDC Recommends US Schools Continue to Use Masks