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Fazul Rahim and Alexander Smith: ISIS-Linked Fighters Tighten Grip in Afghanistan, Outmatch Taliban Brutality

NBC News —KABUL, Afghanistan — Foreign militants fighting under the black flag of ISIS are conquering territory in northern Afghanistan, terrorizing residents and outmatching the Taliban’s brutality, villagers and local officials told NBC News. 73 more words

War

How the Establishment Dominates GOP Presidential Nominating Contests

Typical analysis of Presidential nominating contests focus on the early Caucus states of Iowa and Nevada and primary states of New Hampshire and South Carolina.  But rarely have few candidates succeeded in all of the the states or even three out of four and gone onto being a party’s nominee. 476 more words

Elections

Minnesota's 2016 Caucuses To Be Held In March

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Democratic and Republican parties have scheduled next year’s precinct caucuses for March 1, which is when party activists will be able to cast their 2016 presidential preference votes. 107 more words

News

Why Iowa First?

As the Nation gears up for its globally-admired quadrennial Presidential election process, the spotlight is turning toward Iowa and its “first out of the gate” Presidential Caucus. 308 more words

Government

Cruz Courts Liberty Movement in Iowa

Tea Party champion and conservative firebrand Ted Cruz may be ready to embrace his libertarian side – and he may need to, if he hopes to find a path from Iowa to the White House. 1,574 more words

Politics

Rashomoines

The 2016 Iowa Caucuses Presented as a Masterpiece of Japanese Cinema
(With a Disco Soundtrack)

What Happens: It’s boy’s night out at the billiards hall. Ted and Rand vs Hillary and Bernie. 752 more words

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