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Raqqa Has All But Fallen. Here's Where ISIS Is Going Next

From Reuters:

The fighting was over but the alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias was clearing the stadium of mines and any remaining militants, said Rojda Felat, commander of the Raqqa campaign for the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).

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America, The Floundering

How can America be a world leader, given its record of paralyzed/often-bought politics, vast economic inequality, having brought the world ‘The Great Recession’ of 2008, public discourse dominated by lies and half-truths, allowing illegal and non-Western immigration to increasingly take over our culture, incredible dishonesty invading Iraq – then bringing ISIS to life, growing poverty, 16 years of stumbling around Afghanistan, a stagnant economy – tilted towards Wall Street and the .1%, world’s most expensive public schools – and mediocre associated pupil performance, the world’s most expensive healthcare system – with mediocre overall health outcomes, world’s most expensive colleges/universities – with mediocre overall student gains and adult competency, the world’s most expensive legal system – with mediocre results for average citizens, the world’s most expensive military – with weak homeland security, a political system in which nothing is every settled – always subject to litigation, reinterpretation (eg. 55 more words

International Pupil Achievement Comparisons


A judicial review board of the Lahore High Court (LHC) in Pakistan has given the government two days to file charge-sheet against Jamat-Ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and his four associates who are under house arrest since January 31 this year. 671 more words


One of the most controversial issues facing law enforcement and security officials in today’s society is profiling. Criminal, racial, and ethnic profiling being among the most controversial.

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Jurors Begin Deliberations In Blogger Beheading Plot Trial

BOSTON (AP) — Is a man charged with plotting to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller a dangerous Islamic State supporter who sought to wage war on the U.S.? 566 more words


Truth Submission

Oh sweet fool,

I thought we were free.

But soon the illusion

Shattered and exploded.

My eyes abruptly opened.

And now I see!

Dear God I see! 161 more words