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Syria Is Still A War

Even though Syria is not front page news any longer….the war continues…and even though there has been ramblings that the US would leave the region (all BS)….the truth is the US has set itself up for another long war….. 464 more words

International Situations

1 Person Is Forcibly Displaced Every 2 Seconds as a Result of Conflict or Persecution - Figures at a Glance

Human Wrongs Watch

By UN Refugee Agency*

We are now witnessing the highest levels of displacement on record. An unprecedented 68.5 million people around the world have been forced from home. 557 more words

The Peoples

Parliamentarians of the World, Unite!

Human Wrongs Watch

By Fernando Ayala*

9 December 2018 (Wall Street International)* – On October 29 and 30, 2018, the first World Parliamentary Summit against Hunger and Malnutrition was held in Madrid, organized by FAO and the Spanish Agency for International Cooperation and Development (AECID) together with other institutions. 1,025 more words

The Peoples

A UN Conference Undermined by 11th Hour Withdrawals

Human Wrongs Watch

By Thalif Deen*

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 7 2018 (IPS)* – When the long-awaited UN conference focusing on the rights and safety of migrants and refugees takes off in Morocco, it will be a rare, if not an unprecedented meeting, for one reason: the withdrawal of at least seven member states almost at the 59th minute of the eleventh hour. 1,154 more words

The Peoples

by +972 Magazine staff Israel asked the German government to pressure two left-leaning political foundations to stop funding +972 Magazine, according to a report in the German media Thursday.

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America

Why spend 750 billion dollars on military defense, Trump? No American is going to fight Israel's enemies anymore.

Americans are not going to fight Israel’s enemies in the Middle East, not in Russia either, and certainly not in China.

People really don’t care about what Israel wants anymore. 66 more words

A Year of Themed Reviews - December: Hanukkah: The Age of Reinvention by Karine Tuil

The Age of Reinvention by Karine Tuil
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

The Age of Reinvention is an in depth look at how much wealth and privilege a man can accrue while still being dissatisfied with his life, and how thoroughly his own actions can disintegrate that life while he denies any and all responsibility. 428 more words

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