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The United Nations (UN) cultural agency has warned that the ISIL terrorist group is looting ancient sites across Iraq and Syria on an ‘industrial scale.’
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So the other week I had the pleasure of attending the 14th Royal Anthropological Institute’s International Festival of Ethnographic Film in Bristol. I was only able to pop along for the final two days (thesis joys), but that was just enough to get the gist of the overall shindig. 918 more words
It was in March 1998. I and my late father were on our way to my school in Khaling. My uncle and aunt with whom we were living at the time had given us only Nu.500 to go to Khaling which was not enough even for the one-way journey, forget about the round-trip for my late father who had to return home after reaching me to school. 872 more words
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A federal warrant is issued for a man in connection with the Baltimore fires.
Police are searching for 24-year-old Raymon Carter.
He’s accused of setting fire to the CVS store in the 2500 block of Pennsylvania Avenue during the April riots. 28 more words
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Small business owners are still having trouble bouncing back from damage and looting from April’s unrest. Now some are starting to get the financial boost that could make all the difference. 328 more words
Let’s take a moment and discuss a few highly volatile situations that have been in the news lately. Specifically, I would like to discuss the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, the Freddy Gray incident in Baltimore, and the recent church shooting in South Carolina. 750 more words