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Silence is complicity

When I was in grade 12 and taking social studies, I noted that it was the boys in the classroom who lit up like Christmas trees when discussing World Wars 1&2. 1,698 more words

Political Thoughts And Musings

The Price of Living With Mom

Gill used to find it ever so annoying, when she lived here,  that I found it necessary to ‘share’ bits from the newspapers, funny pictures on Facebook, things I heard on CNN news. 614 more words

Humour

Khadr argues U.S. judge violating federal law

By Colin Perkel — Nov 6 2014

TORONTO – The judge presiding over Omar Khadr’s challenge to his conviction by U.S. military commission may himself be committing a federal crime by maintaining a law practice, according to allegations contained in new court documents. 106 more words

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PressTV - Jordan slams Israel illegal settlement expansion

http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/10/27/383787/jordan-raps-israel-settlement-expansion/

Jordan’s ambassador to Israel has slammed Tel Aviv over its illegal settlement expansion on Palestinian territories, warning that the move threatens Amman’s peace treaty with the Israeli regime. 193 more words

Middle East

Omar Khadr wins right to sue government for conspiring with US to torture him

The recent decision of Justice Mosley approving Omar’s Amended Statement of Claim (technically the Amended, Amended, Amended Fresh as Amended) marks a recognition that the acts of Canada in relation to Omar’s treatment in Guantanamo Bay need a far greater level of scrutiny than we had previously considered. 273 more words

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West Bank Bedouins resist forced relocation

Equal Times. Bedouins living in West Bank communities between Jerusalem and Jericho oppose plans to forcibly transfer them to new planned townships.

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