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"Southside with You" Movie Review

“Southside with You”  (2016)

When we first meet Barack Obama (Parker Sawyers), he is getting ready for a date, though he is more concerned about talking to his friends on the phone and smoking one last cigarette. 766 more words

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VP Biden says he expects Guantanamo Bay to close before end of Obama's term

On Thursday Vice President Joe Biden said he expects that the Guantanamo Bay detention center will be shuttered before President Barack Obama’s second term ends. 132 more words


President Obama Makes Virtual Reality Debut In National Parks Video

Just months before President Barack Obama leaves office, he makes his virtual reality debut with Through The Ages, an immersive video look at Yosemite National Park shown via Facebook-owned virtual reality headset maker Oculus. 140 more words


Putin Undercuts Obama: Russia to Host Middle East Peace Talks

Putin promotes national sovereignty over globalism

Russian president Vladmir Putin is asserting himself as the next broker for Middle East peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians, a sign of his continued ambition to supplant the U.S. 274 more words

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Andrew Hammond: A world in crisis

This August marks the 25th anniversary of the failed coup attempt against Mikhail Gorbachev, which accelerated the collapse of the Soviet Union. A a quarter-century on from that high drama, there are many indicators that geopolitical risks are at their highest level since the fall of Soviet communism. 773 more words

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New Evidence Surfaces in Iranian Hostage Deal

Found blowing down the warm streets of Tehran not far from the airport where the hostage deal was completed, this new piece of evidence has raised questions about the negotiating tactics of the American government. 140 more words