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Blessed are the Peacemakers: Reconciliation as Opposition; Inauguration 2017

I remember the night President Obama won the presidency in 2009. I was a sophomore in college. My best friend and I had slowly moved away from the deeply right (or maybe it’s best understood as staunchly right) positions of our hometowns and were a bit more optimistic about Barack Obama than we were about John McCain. 1,308 more words

Inauguration Day

One today

Though “we are the majority” (Remember — only 26% of the electorate voted for Trump) my position today is not of supporter but of defender. I must pay attention to the difference between fact and opinion; hype and reality; bluster and truth. 153 more words

Life

UN delegation arrives in Damascus

UN delegation arrived in the suburbs of Damascus for conducting talks between the government and field commanders of the Syrian armed opposition.

Previously, both conflicting parties reached an agreement that guaranteed amnesty to all fighters who wished to lay down their arms, and a safe exit out of Syria for others, who refused to surrender the area. 108 more words

News

Oliver, 8, appeals to PM to block fracking near new Derbyshire home

An eight year old boy has written to the Prime Minister asking her to prevent fracking near his new home in Derbyshire. 728 more words

Fracking

Day Three Hundred Eighty One late morning #DiaryoftheEndoftheWorld

Elijah writes:

We had no opposition to our entry into the harbor. No signal nor any communication from the robotic warship.

A swift boat came out and ordered us to heave to. 68 more words

Diary Of The End Of The World

Cambodia PM Hun Sen files fresh lawsuit against opposition leader Sam Rainsy

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

PHNOM PENH (REUTERS) – Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen filed a US$1 million (S$1.42 million) defamation lawsuit against opposition leader Sam Rainsy on Wednesday (Jan 18), keeping up pressure ahead of elections. 265 more words

Current Affairs

DAMASCUS TUNNEL EXPLOSION KILLED SAA SOLDIERS

Militants comprising of Jaish al Islam and Jabhat Fateh al Sham (al Nusra Front) have detonated a tunnel under a SAA-held building. 32 more words

Syria