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6 attempts at utopian settlements and where they are now

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

The word “utopia” is made up of two Greek words, together meaning “no place.” The word suggests that no place on Earth could possibly be perfectly egalitarian, free of conflict, and sustainable. 1,582 more words


The Walmart FCPA Investigation Revisited (Again): Some Musings and Speculations on the Most Recent Reports

Earlier this month, there was yet another intriguing story about new developments in the US government’s investigation into possible Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) violations by the Walmart’s foreign operations. 1,836 more words


LIttle Known Black History Fact: KKK Settlement


Blacks oppressed by white and violent hate groups across the Deep South saw reason to celebrate on this day in 1988. The Ku Klux Klan and the Southern White Knights of Forsyth County, Ga. 236 more words

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20 minutes from modern Jerusalem, a Palestinian village is stranded in the past

Anne-Marie O’Connor, The Washington Post
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Report: Settlers continue building new illegal outpost despite stop-work orders

OCT. 23, 2016 5:35 P.M. (UPDATED: OCT. 24, 2016

A bulldozer is seen next to a new housing construction site in the Israeli settlement of Har Homa in East Jerusalem on March 19, 2014. 457 more words


Palestinians seek UN resolution against settlements

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Palestinians urged the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday to adopt a resolution with serious measures to compel Israel to halt all settlement activities and threatening “consequences” if it refuses. 501 more words

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PM denies he called Obama ‘existential danger’ to settlements, but confirms concerns

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denied telling the residents of the Amona outpost in the West Bank — slated for evacuation in December by court order — that US President Barack Obama poses “an existential danger” to the settlement enterprise. 1,027 more words

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