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Journalism in N. Caucasus - Executions and censorship

In the troubled North Caucasus, free uncensored journalism is intrinsically intertwined with the denouncement of human rights abuses, which are still taking place on an almost daily basis. 706 more words

North Caucasus

Salwa - lost for words

Salwa Bugaighis was a human rights lawyer and founding February 17 Revolutionary who was one of the first activists to protest on February 15th in front of the Courthouse in Benghazi, Libya.  137 more words

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The JFK Assassination: A Book Depository, a Sniper . . . and a Poison Arrow?

Conspiracy theories abound in today’s society. They captivate people’s imaginations in all forms of art, whether it be books, movies or music. We voraciously read Tom Clancy novels and immerse ourselves in the spy world of Jack Ryan, we watch the Jason Bourne trilogy (also a superb set of novels, by Robert Ludlum), and pour through Tupac Shakur lyrics to prove he faked his death. 1,503 more words

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This day in history

On july 8 1865 four of the conspirators in President Abraham Lincoln’s assassination were hanged in washington D C

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Pakistani newlyweds decapitated by bride's family in honor killing

June 29, 2014. (CNN) — A young newlywed couple in northeastern Pakistan died a horrible death at the hands of the bride’s family in the latest honor killing in the nation, police in Pakistan said Saturday. 314 more words

Indian Ocean Region

Pakistani newlyweds decapitated by bride's family in honor killing

June 29, 2014. (CNN) — A young newlywed couple in northeastern Pakistan died a horrible death at the hands of the bride’s family in the latest honor killing in the nation, police in Pakistan said Saturday. 314 more words

Indian Ocean Region

100 Years ago today...

Here’s a little story. It’s not brilliantly written because it’s on my iphone, but it’s one that needs to be told and shared.

On this day, 100 years ago, Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie, were assassinated. 832 more words

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