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In Afghanistan The Future Never Arrives

In ten years in the war zone I never got the impression that the Afghans and Americans really understood each other.  Americans could never understand why the Afghans did so many things different from them.  855 more words

Foreign Policy

Hamid Karzai, in retirement, says of Afghanistan: 'We should not be failing'

Former President Hamid Karzai, pictured in 2014, is now viewed by many Afghans as a sociable and engaging father figure. (Johannes Eisele / AFP/Getty Images) …

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Human Rights

Don’t Fall For The Lies About Going Cashless

You can’t withdraw digital money and stuff it under the mattress.

Stopping terrorists, drug dealers and of course making our lives simpler and easier. Those are the reasons for going cashless. 344 more words

December 24 in history

1754 George Crabbe, British poet and naturalist, was born  (d. 1832).

1777  Kiritimati, (Christmas Island) was discovered by James Cook.

1814  The Treaty of Ghent… 405 more words


The capture of Saddam Hussein has proven to the bad ones, to the...

The capture of Saddam Hussein has proven to the bad ones, to the guilty ones, to the sinful ones that they cannot run forever. Sooner or later, the other criminals will also be found from their hideouts. 6 more words

Hamid Karzai

Afghanistan is very satisfied with Croatia’s participation...

Afghanistan is very satisfied with Croatia’s participation in the NATO-led peace mission and expects Croatia to expand its contribution to peace restoration in Afghanistan to other areas as well. 7 more words

Hamid Karzai

You Done Right, Obama

From me to you, Good job. Don’t hear that enough do ya? ‘Course you’re not gettin’ outta this blog without your fluffy tail dirtied. Press conference coulda been shorter. 107 more words