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The Non-War Against ISIL and the Diversionary Fight Against Ebola

- by the editors of the Patriot Post -

Obama is putting “boots on the ground,” but in Africa, not the Middle East – more on that political diversion in a moment. 1,086 more words

World Events

Netanyahu eyes big increase in Israel's defense spending

Xinhua reports:

‘Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday said he supports largely increasing defense spending in the upcoming 2015 budget in opposition to the stance of the finance minister, which may lead to the collapse of his political coalition. 155 more words


Decades of corruption led Liberians to think Ebola was a government scam to attract Western aid

Sara Jerving reports for The Nation:

‘The distrust in the government is deeply rooted in anger at years of corruption and a lack of accountability within the administration of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, said Rodney Sieh, editor-in-chief of… 128 more words


America To The Rescue

America is fighting so many bad guys that it is a bit confusing at times……we are fighting a do nothing Congress, and China over trade and Russia over Ukraine and ISIS just because and then there is the big one…..the Ebola outbreak. 356 more words

International Situations

A Foreign Policy Hammer in a World Without Nails

If ever a headline summed up American foreign policy, it would surely be this one:

“U.S. Military to Battle Ebola Virus,” proclaims The Wall Street Journal… 410 more words

Media & Internet

The Idealist - Jeffrey Sachs And The Quest To End Poverty by Nina Munk

Jeffrey Sachs is a world-renowned economist who went from the upper echelons of the economic world to an incredibly ambitious humanitarian quest in Africa. He was largely unknown by most (outside of the economic crowd) until his book, … 330 more words