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AFL-CIO COUNCIL OF DC, CALIFORNIA, RESOLVES TO DEMAND AN END OF THE BLOCKADE OF CUBA

AFL-CIO COUNCIL OF WASHINGTON STATE, FOLLOWING CALIFORNIA, RESOLVES TO DEMAND AN END OF THE BLOCKADE OF CUBA

Emile Schepers

At its July 18-20 Convention, the Washington State Labor Council of the AFl-CIO passed a strongly worded resolution calling for an end to the U.S. 599 more words

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Blockading North Korea--A Coast Guard Role?

Photo: Yellow Sea from DeepSeaWaters

I have seen several references lately to the possibility of blockading North Korea. A good explanation of why this is apparently being considered is in a… 253 more words

Interdiction

NO MERCY! The Unprecedented Vengeance Of The Versailles Treaty.

Germany eventually signed the Treaty of Versailles on June 28, 1919, because she faced death by starvation and invasion if she refused. With the naval blockade still in force and her merchant ships and even Baltic fishing boats sequestered, Germany could not feed her people. 2,434 more words

John Wear Article

Gaza power crisis development unravels BBC messaging

When some residents of the Gaza Strip took to the streets last winter to protest their inadequate electricity supply, the BBC News website produced two written reports… 423 more words

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Tantrums and Toys in the East

There is a remembered time of the nineteen-sixties when we all marched to plead with those supposedly wiser than us to ban ‘The Bomb’.  We were nations tired of war, sickened by the bestiality of Hiroshima, and more than a little afraid.  494 more words

Has America Lost it's Sense of Humor?

Imagine living in a foreign country in the middle of a diplomatic crisis, during a time when your country recently elected a very controversial President, while sitting through a comedy show. 423 more words

Qatar Cargo gets its first 748F

Qatar Cargo has taken delivery of its first 748F A7-BGB. The aircraft was first flown back in January and was in effect a white tail, having been ordered then cancelled by Atlas Air as an option. 40 more words

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