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American Sniper

Viewed – 01 August 2015  Online rental

Certainly one of the most talked about movies in recent memory that garnered a lot of attention around awards season, even though it was largely snubbed.  271 more words


Thura's Diary: My Life in Wartime Iraq by Thura Al-Windawi Translated by Robin Bray

It has been a while since I’ve read a wartime diary from a young woman’s perspective, but if memory serves, both Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl… 870 more words

Non Fiction

Re: My ISIS post

I always try to read regularly and prepare a post that is well balanced and also reflects my opinion. The main part of my posts are my own opinion. 79 more words

United States

Weekly Reader 16: Tear Edition

I’m a day late!  Without telling you TOO MUCH about my life, there have been HUGE changes at work this last week and, well, once I’m home I’m just curling up with a book and going to sleep.   381 more words

Weekly Reader

Iraq's Kurdistan laments caught in middle of Turkey-PKK fight


Iraq’s Kurdistan region is suffering the fallout as Turkey launches strikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) camps in northern Iraq, the region’s top diplomat said on Friday, calling for both sides to return to a ceasefire. 77 more words