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MARY O’GRADY: Who Killed Alberto Nisman?

Wall Street Journal: First his death was declared a suicide; now Argentina’s president says it was the work of her enemies. What about Tehran?

It’s hard to know who had most to gain—and the least to lose—from the death of Argentine federal prosecutor Alberto Nisman. 54 more words


Positive news on the sanctions front, maybe

Bob Menendez may be backing off of his plan to kill the Iran talks:

Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) is considering delaying the introduction of his Iran sanctions bill until March, which would give him more time to gather support from wavering Democrats, according to a recent interview.

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America F*ck Yeah

Interview: why I am against new #Iran sanctions

Don’t get me wrong, I think sanctions have worked so far. As I mentioned in my commentary piece for the Guardian in April 2013, they have forced the Iranian regime to change its stance. 104 more words

Iraq: Islamic State Leader Orders Female Genital Mutilation of Two Million Girls

There can be no hope of wiping out this savage act of pure misogyny until we can speak candidly about the root cause. Muslims are not the only people who engage in this horror, but they are, by far, the largest group and the only group whose… 525 more words


Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

How the world can let this happen is beyond me. This alone is justification for a full scale military assault on the barbaric cut called Islam.

IS Executes Women in Mosul For Refusing Temporary Marriage (Rape 4 those not paying attn)

Hazhar Mamuzini

The Islamic State (IS) militants have executed seven women in Mosul for refusing temporary marriage, or ‘nikah’.

Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) official from Mosul Saed Mamuzini told BasNews that IS are demanding women accept nikah with insurgents. 87 more words


Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

You would think that the progressive women in the west would be concerned over this, but then maybe they like being raped!