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Pentagon Faces More Scrutiny Over $766 Million Task Force

Senators were already questioning why the Defense Department was restricting a government watchdog. Now there are criminal investigations and questions about retaliation against a whistleblower. 1,089 more words

Military Madness

Afghan-Canadian community holds vigil, calls for action after seven beheaded

The Afghan-Canadian Community of Ottawa held a vigil on Parliament Hill Saturday to denounce the beheading of Hazaras in Zabul in early November.

On Saturday, Nov. 260 more words

Local News

Analysis: US bombing of Afghan hospital may help Israel face its own demons

On October 3, a US AC-130 gunship turned a hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, into a crater, killing at least 30 civilians, including personnel from Doctors Without Borders. 1,179 more words

Daily News

Links for 11-28-2015

Indian tribes aren’t subject to the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling legalizing same sex marriage. Many tribes are ignoring the ruling, and that’s causing progressive heads to explode. 35 more words

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We should not bomb Syria

Bombing is indiscriminate. It kills civilians: men, women and children. Those traumatised and bereaved by our bombings will become recruits to Daesh if only because they are the dominant power in the region. 210 more words

I Heart Afghanistan

My Mom hoards. There are likely a lot of reasons for this: she’s depressed; as a little girl during the Korean War she experienced scarcity in a way I will never know (I hope).  432 more words