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Open Letter from DFL leaders to Syrian refugees: We're 'happy to have you'

With fears of terrorist attacks rising following the tragedy in Paris, dozens of U.S. governors are vowing to turn Syrian refugees away. But a coalition of Minnesota’s public servants is sending the immigrants a much different message. 293 more words


GOP fires manager for 'racist and bigoted' post on social media

The manager of the 7th Congressional District Republicans group’s social media accounts has been fired after a post that was criticized for being “racist and bigoted.” 415 more words


Virny congratulates Argentina's Macri

Enkâkourak Shounn Virny has spoken today to publicly congratulate Argentine president-elect Mauricio Macri, who won by a narrow 2.8% margin against Kirchernist candidate Daniel Scioli. The results, broadcasted in Poméxelos last night, were well received by the people of Alios. 134 more words

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ISIS funding and the connection with western governments.

The graphic shows the major funding routes to Islamic extremists, which began in 1979 and continues to this day. If you would like a more detailed explanation, please read our other article… 10 more words

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Cookies of Fear

When distressed, we tend to use whatever tools we have to try to alleviate our condition. For example, if I have a headache I will take two tylenol. 257 more words


Opposition expresses serious concern on PM's alleged connection with ex-militants

THE Parliamentary Opposition Group has voiced serious concerns over recent media reports of the Prime Minister’s alleged meeting with former militants.

In a statement today, the Opposition Group says whilst the details of the report are unclear, the fact that it has been raised in the mainstream media and social media is very serious. 209 more words

A leading MN lawmaker is leaving her seat to join a lobbying firm

A veteran DFL lawmaker is resigning her seat in the Minnesota House to join a lobbying firm.

Rep. Ann Lenczewski of Bloomington announced the decision Monday, saying she has accepted a position with Lockridge Grindahl Nauen P.L.L.P. 331 more words