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Christianity

In My Hands Today...

Earth and Ashes – Atiq Rahimi, Erdağ M. Göknar

When the Soviet army arrives in Afghanistan, the elderly Dastaguir witnesses the destruction of his village and the death of his clan. 102 more words

Books

Show Details for the week of May 2nd, 2016

On The Monitor this week:

  • Can a Single Injection Save Soldiers Suffering from PTSD? An interview with Matt Farwell
  • Educational effort to save whales, oceans, and people.
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Afghanistan

INTERVIEW | Kiana Hayeri, 2016 winner of the Chris Hondros Emerging Talent Award

First published by the British Journal of Photography on 22 April 2016

Photography: Kiana Hayeri

Largely unknown beyond photography circles, Hayeri is the new recipient of the revered photojournalism award, in memory of the late Chris Hondros, who died covering the war in Libya in 2011. 959 more words

Photography

Invictus Games 101: What are the Games and who is competing?

Prince Harry officially kicked off the countdown to the 2017 Invictus Games during a ceremony in downtown Toronto Monday.

Speaking in front of a crowd of servicemen and servicewomen, Harry said the games, which will be held in Toronto in September 2017, will be “the biggest, best games yet.” 472 more words

News

Final Report on the Kunduz Air Strike

I’ve already written a lot about the Kunduz Air Strike and could hardly fail to comment on the just-released report of the US military on this horrible incident. 791 more words

Civilians

The Struggle For Black Liberation: Beyond 2016 Election and Establishment Politics

Possibly the only movement to force a response from presidential candidates in the election is Black Lives Matter. Activists pushed Bernie Sanders to develop a racial justice platform after disrupting his speeches. 2,294 more words