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Here's a Real Doomsday Turkey For You

By Jack Perry

October 7, 2015

Well, I mentioned a Doomsday Falafel on here, so we might as well have a Doomsday Turkey since Thanksgiving is fast approaching. 1,082 more words


Switching Sides in the ‘War on Terrorism’, by Justin Raimondo

From Justin Raimondo at antiwar.com:

Washington and al-Qaeda – together at last

We have just observed the 14th anniversary of “Operation Enduring Freedom,” otherwise known as the war in Afghanistan. 513 more words

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ISIL camp with U.S. and UK instructors training Russian-born militants in Afghanistan

October 8, 2015

Russian is the working language in the ISIL camp in Afghanistan, a top Russian diplomat said Thursday.

The Islamic State is training Russia-born militants in Afghanistan, … 127 more words

Emergency food aid being rushed to Afghans

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) said Thursday they are providing emergency food aid to Afghans displaced by fighting. In the Northern province of Kunduz, conflict has forced families to flee to numerous locations within… 7 more words

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New James Nachtwey Exhibition Shows War's Tragic Effects

An exhibition of some of TIME contract photographer James Nachtwey’s most iconic photographs has opened at the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester, N.H.

Bringing together images shot in Afghanistan before and after the 9/11 attacks, as well as in Iraq and at Ground Zero, the exhibition reveals war’s tragic effects on combatants and civilians alike. 96 more words

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How It All Began
I was invited to a “welcome back” surprise event organized by a friend of a friend of a friend for his sister coming back from Afghanistan. 1,016 more words