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The Shepherd

Amid turmoil,

a herdsmen maintains routine

His small flock

graze over denuded ground

Greener grass lies beyond

this man’s and his sheep’s


Burning oil black sky, 30 more words


LGBTQ. Carnival Corporation Earns Perfect Score in Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index

World’s largest leisure travel company earns perfect score of 100 and designation for third straight year as 2017 best place to work for LGBTQ equality… 543 more words

International Issues


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Here it is a bit modified and extended.

The US President elect Donald Trump yesterday tweeted his mind about refugees in the US and it looks ominous, reaffirming the fear that a Trump presidency will be hostile to refugees and immigrants in the US. 415 more words


eyeWitness to Atrocities app wins 2016 Innovation in Global Security Prize

The eyeWitness to Atrocities app has won the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) Prize for Innovation in Global Security – established to ‘recognise deserving individuals or organisations that have an innovative approach to addressing international security challenges’ and that demonstrate ‘excellence in new ideas.’ Only the second to be awarded, the prize was presented to eyeWitness Project Director… 762 more words

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3 Major Reasons that led to John Kennedy's Assassination

It was on the 22nd November 1963 that the then United States of America’s President John F Kennedy (also known as JFK) was assassinated by a man called Lee Harvey Oswald, an alleged fanatical communist. 821 more words

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Sexual violence at sea. Dr. Lynn Simpson - Being the Only Woman Onboard

Being The Only Woman On Board

The first thing veterinarian Dr Lynn Simpson did before boarding the livestock carriers that she worked on for the first time was to slip on a wedding ring. 375 more words

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The bloodstained floor of a kindergarten, following reported shelling in the rebel-held area of Harasta, on the northeastern outskirts of the capital Damascus

Power struggles of men… 29 more words