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President Obama - Why is he so vilified?

I am confused!  Perhaps some of my American friends could help to clear up my confusion.

I freely confess that I don’t know much about American Politics but we did have pretty much wall to wall coverage of the presidential campaign in 2008 when Obama was elected.   350 more words

Middle East

Pray for the peace of Jerusalem

“Comfort, comfort ye my people,
speak ye peace, thus saith our God;
comfort those who sit in darkness,
mourning ‘neath their sorrow’s load;
speak ye to Jerusalem… 27 more words


When ferocity is displayed by misled people

These days the headlines scream terror. Many people doing many bad things to victims of bad timing, being there by happenstance, disliked group affiliation, or suspicious lifestyles. 245 more words

Energy Guidance Complete

Rwandan rebels in DRC

In June of 1994, many Hutu extremists responsible for the killings in the genocide sought refuge in neighbouring countries, especially Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), as a means of escaping reprisal. 426 more words


Why I won't download Tinder.

I understand loneliness. I understand the need to find someone who understands. I understand that we use technology to fulfill our existing and real needs and wants. 584 more words


Oversea Conflict

Going overseas can be stressful for many people, especially if it is for a business assignment. Even though it may be stressful there are many ways to try to help make it less stressful. 519 more words


Transatlantic Partners Raise Awareness of Regional Impact of CAR Crisis

The crisis in the Central African Republic (CAR) is little known, at least compared with other more high-profile humanitarian crises such as Syria. But the impact of the crisis for the people of that country and the potential negative effects across what is still a fragile region have been profound. 500 more words

Transatlantic Relations