A fact or event that makes a situation the way it is:
I think she coped very well under the circumstances.
Obviously we can’t deal with the problem until we know all the circumstances.
She died in suspicious circumstances.
We oppose capital punishment in/under any circumstances.
Under no circumstances should you (= you should not) approach the man.
The meeting has been cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control.
Events that change your life, over which you have no control:
They were victims of circumstance.
We were obliged to go by force of circumstance.
How much money someone has:
Grants are available depending on your circumstances.
By now she was alone and living in reduced circumstances (= with little money).
Gepubliceerd op 22 jun. 2016
We are currently spending $64B – $80B a year to incarcerate people. But what if that’s not the best solution? What if our current solution is actually the cause of the problem. Jon Feinman discusses how our instincts play into a system of mass incarceration, and how we can focus on including people rather than segregating.
As founder and executive director of InnerCity Weightlifting (ICW), Jon is focused on aligning the vision, strategy, culture, and growth of ICW to increase economic mobility and social inclusion for young people at the highest-risk for violence; all while shifting perceptions, so that the factors that lead to segregated pockets of violence fade away changing the course for future generations. Building upon his experience with AmeriCorps and as a personal trainer, Jon received his MBA from Babson College in 2010 where he launched ICW.
20 jun. 2013
Gepubliceerd op 27 apr. 2017
8 The secret network of women who watched over Rahaf Mohammed’s escape – The Fifth Estate
In première gegaan op 4 mrt. 2019
28 okt. 2011