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Since Western Civilization Arrived and the Introduction of American Democracy to Syrian People.
Western-backed rebel forces have returned to the historic Syrian town of Maaloula, destroying parts of it and killing scores of its inhabitants, according to media reports. 997 more words
Ten Years Later:
WOW a wonderful fuck’d up democracy…
More than two months after the US occupation of Baghdad, and three months after the onset of the American invasion, the Bush administration has been unable to produce any evidence that Iraq possessed weapons of mass destruction. 3,351 more words
Due to the treatment criminals and thieves receive today, is it any wonder that many, upon being released, frequently end up back in prison again? Inmates get three meals a day, a library, a paying job, (granted small pay, but nonetheless, pay), television and physical activities. 334 more words
If you haven’t yet read How the Irish Saved Civilization, put it on your reading list! Author Thomas Cahill tells some remarkable stories from the era that he calls one of the “hinges of history.” Cahill makes the case that ideas that came from the Greeks, the Romans and the Jews, ideas that are among the foundational ideas of our civilization, were on the edge of an abyss, possibly to be lost forever. 198 more words