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Pandering to the murderous military I

Two reports in two newspapers and on two seemingly different topics show how the military dictatorship is let off the hook, enjoys impunity and why it continues to maintain the military boot on Thailand’s collective throat. 441 more words

No Shades Of Grey for India

I am not, as you might think, advocating the banning of the erotic book and film which have titles similar to the headline of this blog. 1,305 more words

Public Affairs

Help Elect Democrat Archie Parnell to Mick Mulvaney's Old House Seat (Bad Update May 27, 2018)

This OTYCD entry originally appeared in May 2017.

Bad update, May 27, 2018: After running a strong, surprisingly close but unsuccessful campaign for a 2017 special election, Parnell announced in October 2017 that he would run again for the House seat. 575 more words

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Memorial Day Podcast

On this episode of BPS the Chief is joined by Dudley and Layton. Together they come together to kick start your week and give you something to listen to while enjoying your Memorial Day festivities. 66 more words

Sports

Primaries & Special Elections: June 2018

Every day, the Trump administration acts in ways that are contrary to what many of us think is American. While we raise our voices in protest to those policies we vehemently disagree with, we must also do everything we can to flip Congress and the state legislatures so we will be in a better position to hold the administration accountable and slow down their efforts. 293 more words

Elections

In Colombia, Far-Right and Hard-Left Candidates Will Vie for Presidency

A conservative and a former leftist rebel came out ahead in the first-round presidential vote Sunday, setting the stage for a divisive final election.

Published: May 27, 2018 at 05:30AM… 72 more words

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