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ARA News: ERBIL – Militants of the Islamic State (ISIS) executed a kid in Syria’s northeastern city of Raqqa, rights activists and eyewitnesses reported on Thursday. ISIS has reportedly executed the child in the Naeem Square in the city of Raqqa, the main bastion of ISIS in Syria. Speaking ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/09/2016 12:53 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Monday, 09 May 2016
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We had reported Trump's position earlier, but this statement reinforces it. Breitbart: WASHINGTON, DC – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has said he thinks Britain would be better off out of the European Union. His comments come just one day after British Prime Minister David Cameron, ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/09/2016 12:46 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Monday, 09 May 2016
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Paul Ryan really wishes Donald Trump weren’t the Republican nominee for President. He really wishes Donald Trump hadn’t proposed such wild and crazy ideas like not letting people come into the country who may not have our country’s best interest at heart, or insisting that we have control over our borders, ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/09/2016 12:22 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Monday, 09 May 2016
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“Do you know what it means to find yourselves face to face with a madman?” inquires Luigi Pirandello’s, Henry IV. “Madmen, luck folk, construct without logic, or rather with a logic that flies like a feather.” In the absurd theatre of modern world politics, decisions based on logic can quickly crumble ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/09/2016 6:41 AM by Louis Rene Beres
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Monday, 09 May 2016
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Ken Livingstone, the former Labour Party Mayor of London, is one of the most, perhaps the very most, nauseating figures in British politics. It is welcome news that he has been suspended from the Party for his ongoing disgraceful and ignorant remarks about Jews and the State of Israel. However, inadvertently ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/09/2016 6:24 AM by Michael Curtis
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Monday, 09 May 2016
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I can't say I will be happy to see this. I doubt that indiginous inhabitants of the other cities in the scheme will be happy either. From the London Evening Standard. London buses will carry adverts praising Allah as part of a drive by Britain’s biggest Muslim charity to help victims of the Syrian ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/09/2016 3:53 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Sunday, 08 May 2016
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Auschwitz-Birkenau Extermination Camp August 25, 1944 Dr. Rafael L. Medoff, executive director of the David S. Wyman Institute for Holocaust Studies once again on the eve Yom Ha Shoah 2016 raised the issue of why the allies couldn’t have bombed the death factory at Auschwitz Birkenau during 1944. ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/08/2016 9:57 PM by Jerry Gordon
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Sunday, 08 May 2016
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Egypt has its own reasons to fight ISIS. Washington Post: CAIRO — Militants fired on a bus carrying police officers in a Cairo neighborhood on Sunday, killing eight of them, in an attack that was claimed by Egypt’s Islamic State affiliate as well as another radical group that believes in armed resistance ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/08/2016 4:24 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Sunday, 08 May 2016
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What a dilemma for the students and faculty of Princeton University? Do they know that it was Woodrow Wilson who in 1914 issued a presidential proclamation that officially established Mother's Day to celebrate America's mothers? He said it was "a public expression of our love and reverence for ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/08/2016 8:51 AM by Michael Curtis
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Sunday, 08 May 2016
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by Dr. Lori Ripps and Molly Gross (May 2016) Introduction by Jerry Gordon The student body of the US Naval Air Technical Training Center, Pensacola, Florida Naval Air Station assembled at the Charles E. Taylor Hanger on May 5, 2016 to attended a Yom Ha Shoah Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemoration ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/08/2016 8:33 AM by NER
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Sunday, 08 May 2016
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Is the US Treasury anti-Semitic, anti-Italian, anti-German, anti-Polish, anti-Irish, anti-Catholic, anti- many other groups that could be named, none of whose descendants has ever appeared on an American banknote? Hitherto, those that have appeared have all been old dead white males, such as Washington ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/08/2016 7:54 AM by Theodore Dalrymple
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Sunday, 08 May 2016
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“In its latest bid to tackle the biggest migration crisis since World War II, the European Commission proposed making countries pay a ‘solidarity contribution’ of 250,000 ($290,000) euros per refugee they decline to take.”—from a May 4 news report This extraordinary news shows how far the European ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/08/2016 7:36 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Sunday, 08 May 2016
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A Senior Teacher, Whose Warnings Were Ignored, For The Mail On Sunday Nothing could have prepared me for my first day at Fitzalan High School in Cardiff. On the face of it, the school is a typical, sprawling comprehensive. There is no external clue to the reality – that this is a place where girls ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/08/2016 3:11 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 07 May 2016
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The United States is now moving in high gear into the most interesting election campaign it has had since 1968, and without the constant riots that occurred throughout that election year and surely, the assassinations (of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy) that shocked the world. As Canada has ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/07/2016 3:49 PM by Conrad Black
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Saturday, 07 May 2016
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“To harbor spiteful feelings against ordinary people for not being heroes is possible only for narrow-minded or embittered man.” - Chekhov The Republican primaries began as an opportunity to vote for someone. When the choices went from two dozen or more to three, the last few primaries became about ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/07/2016 3:37 PM by G. Murphy Donovan
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Saturday, 07 May 2016
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From the History Blog: During the Institut Français d’Archéologie Orientale’s 2014-2015 dig at Deir el-Medina, archaeologists found a female mummy with extensive tattoos of animals and flowers. The mummy dates to between 1300 and 1070 B.C., which makes her the first mummy from Dynastic Egypt with ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/07/2016 7:45 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Saturday, 07 May 2016
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This is funny (with thanks to Ann Corcoran): ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/07/2016 5:53 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Saturday, 07 May 2016
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This is beautiful - a foreign leader colluding with the Democrats right out in the open and desparaging Americans. From the Washington Examiner Latin America's toughest critic of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump spent 30 minutes with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in Mexico this ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/07/2016 5:05 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 06 May 2016
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Sadiq Khan has made history by being named London's first Muslim Mayor...Official results are expected to be announced by 10pm but Mr Khan was the clear winner by about 7pm. I predicted it. That doesn't stop it being a sadness to see my ancestoral home no longer a home for the likes of me.  The ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/06/2016 1:27 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 06 May 2016
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Though his sonnet was on Westminster Bridge, London, William Wordsworth might have used the same words to describe Venice, “a sight so touching in its majesty.” Everyone is enchanted by its incomparable beauty, admires the splendor and majesty of Piazza San Marco, and is amazed by the uniqueness of ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/06/2016 1:04 PM by Michael Curtis
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Friday, 06 May 2016
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Well done.  ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/06/2016 1:01 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 06 May 2016
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From the Nottingham Post Muslim students are being told to consider not fasting during Ramadan because it could affect their exam results. Religious leaders, parents and schools have all said that because the holy month falls during exam season and the summer solstice, children taking part would ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/06/2016 12:26 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 06 May 2016
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Fox News. A Pakistani shop owner has confessed to killing at least 30 people by contaminating his sweets with pesticide. Khalid Mehmood confessed to putting poison in the sweets to take revenge on his older brother, police told the AFP news agency. Mehmood believed elder brother Tariq, who ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/06/2016 10:37 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 06 May 2016
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Masrour Barzani writes in the Washington Post: Masrour Barzani is the chancellor of the Kurdistan Region Security Council. Throughout the modern history of Iraq, we have lived in denial. By we, I mean the Kurdish people, who comprise one-quarter of the country; the Arabs and other nationalities ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/06/2016 7:15 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 06 May 2016
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John Hinderaker writes in Powerline: Ronald Reagan swept to two landslide victories on the strength of his famous three-legged stool—economic conservatism, social conservatism and an internationalist, hawkish foreign policy. But the elements of the Reagan coalition have been drifting apart for some ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/06/2016 7:00 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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