In the late 50s and early 60s, there was a TV show called Have Gun, Will Travel. I’ll be honest: I don’t know if I ever have seen a single episode. 1,093 more words
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The Arming of Europe to Counter Terrorism
Europe is experiencing a wave of terrorist related attacks and whether the perpetrators are trained terrorists or those with mental illness problems using the banner of ISIS for their 15 minutes of fame makes no difference. 693 more words
The week after the horrors in Nice was another brutal one, a visceral slog through the depths of today’s insanity, focused mainly on Germany. An… 897 more words
In his excellent and lacerating takedown of the inherent un-Americanness of Trump’s acceptance speech, Franklin Foer strikes a strange note.
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Aside from his quite striking defense of the LGBTQ community, there was nothing that hinted at expanding freedom to new quarters of the country.
Breaking News - Joint Select Committee Scathingly Dismisses Theresa May's Counter Extremism Proposals
From the Joint Select Committee report:
“The Government should reconsider its counter extremism strategy, use the existing extensive legal framework for dealing with people who promote violence, and introduce new legislation only if it can demonstrate a significant gap.” 255 more words