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Research in the News: Can the Recent Attacks in Kenya Provide Any Lessons for Iraq?

More sad news from Kenya. Over sixty people have been killed in two recent attacks by armed gunmen in the coastal town of Mpeketoni.

This is the latest in a spate of attacks in the country since Kenya invaded Somalia in late 2011. 2,495 more words


Think, Stupid! Don't think stupid!

It’s talk like this…

that led to this…

The one thing that separates us from the animals is our ability to engage in rational thought. Think, Stupid! 448 more words


People Were Not Made to Live in Cages

The Rohingya are a small Muslim minority forced to live in modern day concentration camps in Myanmar (Burma) along the Thai-Burmese border. Locked within the camps, the Rohingya are deprived of jobs, schools, and basic access to food, water, proper sanitation, and healthcare. 406 more words

Peace Studies

Ethnic killings and rape in South Sudan

    South Sudan is the world’s newest nation and is bordered by six countries.
It is rich in oil, but decades of civil war has made it one of the least developed regions on earth. 883 more words