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An Outbreak of Epidemiological Hysteria

An Outbreak of Epidemiological Hysteria
Michael Fumento

THERE HAVE been far fewer cases of, and deaths from, Ebola Virus Disease (hereinafter “Ebola”) during the period of the recent outbreak than from numerous other endemic diseases that primarily afflict Africans, such as malaria, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, and childhood diarrhea. 129 more words

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Watch this video of ISIS fighters bragging about getting their hands on U.S. weapons

An alarming video making the internet rounds shows Islamic State (ISIS) fighters allegedly getting their hands on an American weapons drop intended for the Kurds defending the Kobani region in Syria. 329 more words

Syria

OUR HUMANITARIAN AID IS FUNDING ISIS

An aid coordinator talked to The Daily Beast with the understanding that he would remain anonymous: “The convoys have to be approved by ISIS and you have to pay them: the bribes are disguised and itemized as transportation costs.” 62 more words

News

Controlling Corruption in Afghan Aid as the U.S. Withdraws

Foreign aid has flooded into Afghanistan over the past decade and a half, including over $104 billion in US aid dollars alone; indeed foreign aid currently comprises… 678 more words

Commentary

U.S. Humanitarian Aid Going to ISIS - Jamie Dettmer Oct 19 2014

Not only are foodstuffs, medical supplies—even clinics—going to ISIS, the distribution networks are paying ISIS ‘taxes’ and putting ISIS people on their payrolls. 322 more words

Government

Where good intentions go bad

U.S. Humanitarian Aid Going to ISIS

Not only are foodstuffs, medical supplies—even clinics—going to ISIS, the distribution networks are paying ISIS ‘taxes’ and putting ISIS people on their payrolls. 124 more words

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Halophyte Crops to Green the World's Deserts

Halophyte Crops to Green the World’s Deserts | 19/10/14
by John Brian Shannon

What could be better than creating rich cropland out of the world’s desert regions? 531 more words

Economic Growth