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Two UN Investigators Reportedly Slain in Congo. They Served Humanity: On March 17, a team from the UN went missing while traveling on a road in central Democratic Republic of Congo to investigate widespread human rights abuses in a remote village. The team included two members of a UN committee that investigates compliance with Security Council sanctions and their ...
US Considering Big Escalation in Yemen Conflict: This week marks the two year anniversary of the Saudi-led intervention. “The Pentagon is reportedly considering ramping up US support for Saudi Arabia’s bloody war in Yemen, which has already killed at least 10,000, displaced 3 million, and left millions more at risk of famine since it began in M...
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Wife of Francois Fillon under formal investigation over 'fake jobs' scandal: The wife of Francois Fillon has been placed under formal investigation by magistrates for her involvement in the "fake jobs" scandal engulfing the French presidential candidate.
Donald Trump signs executive order overhauling Barack Obama's attempts to slow climate change: President Donald Trump has signed an executive order rolling back Obama-era rules aimed at tackling global warming.
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Choose a Side: Trump and the Sunni-Shia War: The Sunni-Shia civil wars in Iraq and Syria are both nearing their end, and in both cases the Shias have won – thanks largely to American military help in Iraq’s case, and to a Russian military intervention in Syria. Yet Russia and the United States are not allies in the Middle East. At least...
A Short Generation in Scotland: Maybe they reach sexual maturity very young in Scotland. What else could explain the fact that they are going to have another referendum on Scottish independence only three years after the last one? The Scottish referendum on independence in 2014 was supposed to be a once-in-a-generation event....
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Red planet washout: Strong evidence of giant tsunami on Mars — study: Researchers have discovered even more evidence that water was once present on Mars, with a new study on data from the red planet suggesting that a giant tsunami roared over its surface some 3 billion years ago. Read Full Article at RT.com
Smurfette censored from Israeli movie poster in ultra-religious city (PHOTO): A fictional, blue-skinned animated character in the children's cartoon ‘The Smurfs’ has been censored from film posters in Bnei Brak, an ultra Jewish Orthodox city in Israel because she resembles a woman. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Eighteen Years Ago: NATO’s War of Aggression against Yugoslavia: Who are the War Criminals?: The causes and consequences of this war have been the object of a vast media disinformation campaign, which has sought to camouflage NATO and US war crimes.
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U.S. Attorney General Escalates Pressure on ‘Sanctuary’ Cities: Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatened on March 27 to cut off U.S. Justice Department grants to cities that fail to assist federal immigration authorities, moving the Trump administration closer to a potential clash with leaders of America's largest urban centers. Sessions' statements were ai...
Lutheran Refugee Agency Is ‘Cautiously Hopeful’ Following Blocked Immigration Order: It was her desire to hear the stories of real people — “not just faceless refugees or immigrants” — that brought the Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton to a refugee resettlement agency that provides a range of services to refugees in the Chicago area. “Especially now, when there’s this fear that’s been sti...
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A Roof Over Your Head: Paper money is becoming old-fashioned.  The new way to flaunt wealth, or make more of it, is housing.  It’s the new currency, representing $163 trillion in global wealth, or almost triple the world’s GDP.  Housing as a commodity has usurped housing’s traditional purpose – to shelter, protect and ...
From The Ground Up: How do we make our cities more climate friendly and sustainable? Since 2011, a team of researchers and partners from local government and non-governmental organizations has been looking at how municipal governments in British Columbia, Canada have responded to provincial climate policy. From 2012...
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Journalism Matters: F&O’s fresh sheet: Lights go out around the world for 10th Earth Hour, by wire services, with slideshow The lights are being switched off around the world at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday evening, to mark the 10th annual Earth Hour, and to draw attention to climate change. America’s Republican Quandary by Jim McNiven   Col...
Journalism Matters: F&O’s latest works: What does it mean to be human? by Gaia Vince   Magazine By understanding more about our cousins, the prehistoric Neanderthal peoples, we can learn about who we are as a species today. Our ancestors’ experiences shaped us, and they may still hold answers to some of our current health problems, fro...
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Ignoring Female Terrorists’ Agency At Our Own Peril: Reports of women acting as terrorists, especially for the Islamic State (ISIS), have shocked Western audiences, raising questions about the role of women as willing participants in terrorist violence. The flood of Western women to ISIS is helped along by a slew of female recruiters. Further, wome...
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Action on climate change is cheaper than inaction: Many are afraid that tackling climate change is going to be too costly. But increasingly, studies are showing action will not just be cheaper than inaction, but could actually result in economic, environmental and even health benefits, while improving sustainability. This new page...
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SLAIN AFGHAN PEACE MEDIATOR CAUTIONED U.S. AGAINST SURGE:

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