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Helen Amelia Thomas

Helen Amelia Thomas (August 4, 1920 – July 20, 2013) was an American author and news service reporter, member of the White House press corps and opinion columnist. She worked for the United Press and post-1958 successor United Press International(UPI) for … Continue reading

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Exodus is a 1960 epic war film made by Alpha and Carlyle Productions and distributed by United Artists. Produced and directed byOtto Preminger, the film was based on the 1958 novel Exodus, by Leon Uris. The screenplay was written by … Continue reading

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Anticolonial Imperialism

The term “colonialism” is often used synonymously with “imperialism”: the imposition of a state’s will upon external territory. Yet “colonialism” is derived from the word “colony”; thus, strictly speaking, colonialism is a form of imperialism in which a state settles … Continue reading

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Resolving the Israel-Palestine Conflict: What we can learn from Gandhi – by Norman G. Finkelstein

Originally posted on The Gandhi Foundation:
The following article was delivered as the Tans Lecture, Maastricht University, Netherlands on 13th November 2008. The numbers in brackets mark footnotes. “This lecture will divide into three parts.  First, I will lay out…

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Bereavement

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Malala Yousafzai

Today — on my 19th birthday — I’m in Kenya visiting Dadaab, the world’s largest refugee camp. Every year on my birthday I travel to meet girls who are struggling to go to school — to stand with them and … Continue reading

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Political correctness

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Should we tolerate the intolerant, the racist, or the violent?

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Teasing WW III

Canada considers European troop commitment as CSIS warns Russia is ‘mobilizing for war’ Putin ‘is modernizing conventional military capability on a large scale’ By Murray Brewster, CBC News Posted: Jun 14, 2016 6:38 PM ET Last Updated: Jun 14, 2016 10:40 … Continue reading

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BDS

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