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Rumours of Israel's isolation in the Middle East are dead wrong

Israel is constantly being warned by its erstwhile allies and their wagging fingers that if we don’t correct our behaviour, or if we don’t agree to suicidal ceasefires with an implacable genocidal enemy, we are going to become isolated.¬† 1,775 more words

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Travelogues: Jordan (2012)

Currently drinking: water

Oh man, registration for classes is today¬†and I’m nervous. I shouldn’t be since the classes I want are still empty last I checked, but if I plan my schedule right, it’s going to be… 2,310 more words


Cage Warriors release statement on CWFC 71's move from Sweden to Amman, Jordan

Cage Warriors Fighting Championship have released a full statement on their decision to move next month’s CWFC 71 event to Amman, Jordan after disputes from the Swedish Mixed Martial Arts Federation (SMMAF).


Arabic adjective

The adjective in English comes before the noun. In Arabic, an adjective comes after the noun and should agree with this noun in number, … 117 more words

3 Shades of Grey and a Pop of Blue: Jordan XIV "Sport Blue"

This month’s Jordan XIV drop is officially being released as the “Sport Blue” edition because of the shoe’s accent color, but Jordan’s usage of wolf grey dominates the shoe in a regal way, dubbing it the “Wolf Grey” model among some sneaker bloggers. 86 more words

Reflections on education in emergencies

Reflections from OC intern Georgia Chalkoutsaki on education in emergencies, just back from her field mission to Lebanon and Jordan:

As part of my master’s degree at the… 1,182 more words


Ghosts of the Crusader Past

My time here in Jordan is (quickly) wrapping up. Just a week and a half before I head West again. As such, my roommate and I are trying our best to squeeze as much sightseeing into the remainder of our time here as possible. 977 more words