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Syria Burns as we Consciously Look the Other Way

700 people killed in the last few days of fighting. Sound like a figure from Gaza? Nope, this is Syria, where casualties since this week began have already surpassed those of the current Gaza conflict, according to Foreign Policy. 171 more words

World Politics

The Democratic Slide on Israel

Further evidence of left-wing radicals abandoning Israel?

The Pew Research Center did a survey to assess how Americans felt about the Israel-Hamas fighting, over the week July 8-14, 2014. 885 more words


Thursday Thunder

Enter to win a $25 Amazon GC from the Author. Open INT 18+, fill out the form to enter. Ends 8/10/14 @ 11:59 PM EST… 219 more words

Cynthia Gail

Think Globally, Yeah Right

I predicted this story about Ethiopia becoming the next China nearly twenty years ago after living there, traveling in other sub-Saharan African countries, and becoming a student of globalization.* 855 more words