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Woman harassed by Maryland shooting suspect: 'I was afraid he could kill me'

Source: The Guardian

A woman whose harassment by the suspect charged in the Capital Gazette shooting said she immediately panicked when she learned of the attack. 52 more words

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Facing a constant threat of rape and harassment, the women of Delhi fight back

Source: CNN

By Swati Gupta, CNN

The women, dressed in colorful saris, giggle as they arrange themselves into rows.

It’s Friday morning in a small apartment in southern Delhi, where about 45 women ranging in age from 28 to 50 are forming orderly lines. 55 more words

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Sub-contracting Abuse - Brainstorming

I am not a tactician or any sort of game theorist. I’ve read a few popular science books, my first clues about war and conflict came from one of Steven Pinker’s compendiums, and I’m going back some to catch up, I’m reading “The Evolution of War,” by Maurice R. 1,358 more words

More than 200 people killed in weekend violence in central Nigeria

Source: Reuters

BY Joshua Inuwa

JOS, Nigeria (Reuters) – More than 200 people were killed over the weekend in violence in central Nigeria’s Plateau state, the state governor said, making it one of the bloodiest clashes in the months leading up to an election. 136 more words

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Human Morality – or You’re Making it Worse

Basically, stop it; you’re not helping.

It seems as though the people who explain war and game theory to us are advocating for it; I personally expect a call for a pre-emptive attack whenever I hear “game theory,” and it seems to me that scientific sounding talk about theory and conflict is usually offered in support of some sort of aggression. 3,272 more words

Nigeria: Communal violence leaves 86 dead in Plateau State

Source: Al Jazeera News

Eighty-six people have been killed in an attack by herdsmen on six villages in central Nigeria, local media reported.

Another six people were wounded and 50 homes were destroyed in the attacks in the Gashish district of Plateau state, Channels Television reported citing local police on Monday. 21 more words

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Nicaragua police end church siege after day of terror in Masaya

Source: BBC News

Police in Nicaragua have ended the siege of a church where opposition supporters had sought refuge after being attacked by riot police and pro-government militias. 50 more words

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