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
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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
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
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