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Want to understand the attack on the synagogue in Jerusalem today?
First, understand that Jerusalem is occupied. The land is not “disputed” or “contested.” It is occupied. 442 more words
BY Jim Harding
Poppy sales skyrocketed across Canada this fall, suggesting growing awareness of the human costs of war. Perhaps there was more empathy for soldiers suffering from trauma, especially after a rash of news stories about soldiers committing suicide. 1,317 more words
FYI, here is a link to a short interview I did on Press TV about the EU’s “threat” to recognize the “State” of Palestine: https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=753111158093406 173 more words
A copy of the card at left was sent to me when I was deployed in Afghanistan in 2011… I personally can’t remember the month. After reading it, I showed it to all my buddies and we laughed, cracked some jokes and then I went outside, smoked a cigarette and burned the card because I had no room for what I felt was an empty thank you. 397 more words