I am reposting a post by my good friend Jason Engle. Enjoy and think!
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On 8 August 2014, a group of Ukrainian and Georgian activists rallied in front of the Russian embassy in London.
The protest was as a joint initiative of Ukrainians and Georgians and aimed to mark the sixth anniversary of the 2008 war between Georgia and Russia, as well as drawing parallels with the current Russian aggressive politics and support of separatism in the East of Ukraine. 179 more words
“There is a system of discrimination, extending far beyond any small geographical region to the entire globe; it touches every nation, perpetuating and expanding the trafficking in human slaves, body mutilation, and even legitimized murder on a massive scale. 205 more words
Published July 16, 2014.
See the full list of signatories at http://www.freekhaledalqazzaz.com/open-letter-to-pm-harper/
Often, politics seem complicated and difficult to understand. We wish that governance and political affairs would fall into a simple equation that would make it easy to solve and figure out the right answer, but instead it seems complex, vague and haphazard. 1,542 more words