Music can be about many things, but two subjects that have remained pretty constant over the years are dance and devotion — which is to say, the physical and spiritual dimensions of our lives. (Love is also high on the list.) Those twin themes form the basis for "Danse et Devouement," a duo piano recital scheduled Friday, Aug. 31, for the winningly intimate, and potentially crowded, Interfaith Center at the Presidio Chapel. Dividing the performing duties are pianists Ting Yi Wong, who will play music by Dutilleux, Bach and Schumann, and pianist Riley Cook with music by Rachmaninoff and... [Read More]
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Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast National Security Adviser John Bolton championed a plan to send U.S. troops to the southern border to keep migrants out, two senior administration officials told The Daily Beast. After rejecting a proposal by the Department of Homeland Security to enlist the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) to set up migrant camps in Mexico, Bolton shared his thoughts directly with a like-minded Donald Trump, cutting out Homeland Security Chief Kirstjen Nielsen and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, those officials tell The Daily Beast. "Senior officials in the administration are concerned that the... [Read More]