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OBAMA MAKES QUICKIE STATEMENT ON ISIS BEHEADING THEN RUSHES OFF TO PLAY GOLF
World  (tags: Barack Obama, statement, US journalist, beheading, White House, golf, Martha's Vinyard )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - nowtheendbegins.com
President Barack Obama said Wednesday that the entire world is "appalled" by the brutal death of American journalist James Foley, who was shown in a video released by the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq being beheaded. "No faith teaches people to massacre
Applaud Initiative to Grant High School Diploma
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, ACTION THANKING, high school, Diploma )

Rose
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Owen Muelder and Lowell Peterson Goal: Applaud efforts to give diploma to man denied his due to institutional racism Recently, a retired attorney received his high school diploma at the age of 73 after two of his fellow former classmates
ISIS Is to America as Hamas Is to Israel
World  (tags: Obama, ISIS, Hamas, Israel )

David
- 12 hours ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
Pres. Obama has rightfully condemned the ISIS beheading of American James Foley in the strongest terms, calling for an all-out war against the "cancer" of ISIS, while urging Israel to accept the Hamas terrorist group which calls for Israel's destruction.
In Memory of James Foley
World  (tags: In memory of James Foldy )

Morgan
- 12 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
John Foley father of James Foley Called his son a hero for shining a light on the stories of oppressed people His mom Diane Foley recalled he once said 'Mom I found my passion I found my vocation'
Please Sign-Defend Journalism That Speaks Truth to Power From Ferguson to Washington
World  (tags: )

Chrissy
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Defend journalism that speaks truth to power from Ferguson to Washington
The Beheading of James Foley and Other Unintended Consequences By Shoshana Bryen
World  (tags: ISIS, Hamas, values )

David
- 12 hours ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
The goals of Hamas and the goals of ISIS, to create a society on its own principles -- "ugly, savage, inexplicable, nihilistic and valueless evil," to quote Mr. Kerry -- are the same.
Fear Brings the Enemies of Isis Together at Last
World  (tags: middle-east, Syria, Iraq, Iran, Turkey, ISIS, ISIL, Sunni, fanaticism, Shia, Kurdistan, Saudi Arabia, Gulf states, Patrick Cockburn )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - informationclearinghouse.info
The sudden emergence of Isis's still expanding caliphate, with its terrifying blend of brutality, bigotry and military effectiveness, provides a common enemy for the US, Iran, EU states, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and, in Iraq, Shia, Kurds and anti-Isis Sunni.
Teen's Death Prompts Call for National Inquiry Into Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women
World  (tags: Canada, Women, Indigenous, First Nations )

Judy
- 23 hours ago - commondreams.org
"Every week now, we hear of another Aboriginal girl or woman, who has gone missing, to be found brutally murdered"...
How the Islamic State Became the Juggernaut It Is Today
World  (tags: middle-east, ISIS, ISIL, Iraq, Syria, Sunni, Shia, Assad, Gaddafi, US, Saudi Arabia, Gulf, fanaticism, Arab Spring )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - informationclearinghouse.info
Resistance to the state was too rapidly militarised for opposition movements to develop an experienced national leadership and a political programme. They were lacking any vision of a non-authoritarian nation state capable of competing with fanaticism
More British Muslims Fighting for ISIS Than for Britain
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, freedoms, israel, middle-east, palestine, terrorism, war, violence, news, politics, Syria, Europe, Britain, Muslim, Islam )

Fred
- 7 hours ago - washingtontimes.com
A British Member of Parliament told Newsweek on Wednesday that there are more than twice as many British Muslims fighting for the Islamic State group than in the nation's military.
War In Gaza: Criticizing Israel, Crossing Lines and Creating Facts - NatioofChange
World  (tags: HumanRights, freedoms, Refugees&Relief, iraq, israel, palestine, world, violence, conflict, children, ethics, propaganda, lies, military, dishonesty, abuse, crime, politics, media )

Wild
- 1 day ago - nationofchange.org
Is it disloyal to criticize the actions, policies and leaders, past or present, of one's own country? Or is it a time-honored diversionary tactic?
Tomgram: Willaim Astore - The American Cult of Bombing - Why You Should Expect More Bombs to Be Dropped Everywhere
World  (tags: military, war, usa, media, lies, corruption, abuse, crime, dishonesty, economy, propaganda, republicans, democrats, bush, obama, politics, iraq, conflict, violence, death )

Wild
- 1 day ago - tomdispatch.com
Poor Iraq. From Operation Desert Shield/Storm under George H.W. Bush to enforcing no-fly zones under Bill Clinton to Operation Iraqi Freedom under George W. Bush to the latest "humanitarian" bombing under Barack Obama, the one constant is American bombs b
Palestinian Authority Says Hamas Shot Fatah Men in Legs During Gaza Fighting
World  (tags: Hamas, Fatah, justice )

David
- 1 day ago - jpost.com
Fatah officials said last week that more than 250 of their men in the Gaza Strip have been ordered by Hamas not to leave their homes during the war. Several who defied the house arrest were either shot in the legs or had their limbs broken by Hamas.
The Courage to Refuse
World  (tags: Israel, Gaza, Palestinians, Conflict, Popular Resistance, Military, Resisters )

Brian
- 1 day ago - socialistworker.org
"THE NUMBERS are small, but there are Israeli military resisters actively fighting the occupation of Palestine within the borders of Israel."
Ferguson, Gaza and Luhansk - What Responsibility to Protect?
World  (tags: GAZA, Ferguson Protests, Luhansk, Domestic Policy, humanrights, government, ethics, europe )

Rodney
- 1 day ago - readersupportednews.org
U.S. takes little responsibility, offers little protection
Tide Turns for Shark Fin in China
World  (tags: China, sharkfin )

Micheael
- 5 hours ago - seeddaily.com
A sprawling market floor in Guangzhou was once a prime location for shark fin...
A 'No' Vote Breaks Tradition in Usually Unanimous Cuban Parliament - and It's Cast By a Castro
World  (tags: Cuba, Castro, vote, parliament, government, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, politics, society, world, unitednations )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Yet another revolutionary tradition has been broken in Cuba: A lawmaker voted "no" in parliament. And it wasn't just any lawmaker.
Resistance Is Not Futile
World  (tags: Israel, Gaza, War, Air Strikes, Terrorism, Resisters, Occupation, Netanyahu )

Brian
- 1 day ago - truth-out.org
"The numbers are small, but there are Israeli military resisters actively fighting the occupation of Palestine within the borders of Israel."
Israel Faces Its Own Evil
World  (tags: Israel, palestinians, palestine, free gaza, evil, Israel, war crimes )

Marie
- 12 hours ago - redressonline.com
Just a few hours before the Hamas-Israel ceasefire in the Gaza Strip collapsed, sources in Jerusalem disclosed that Israel and the US had agreed to gradually lift the blockade of the Strip.
Second Chances | News | ERR
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', NATO forces, estonia )

Ned
- 1 day ago - news.err.ee
Protecting Estonian Freedom
Gaza: Israel 'Targets Hamas Leader Deif'
World  (tags: Gaza, Hamas, Israel, conflict, deif, mohammed )

Marie
- 1 day ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Hamas says the wife and child of its military commander, Mohammed Deif, have been killed in an Israeli air strike on the Gaza Strip.
A Pretense for War in Vietnam
World  (tags: Vietnam, US, Kennedy Administration, Lyndon Johnson, Gulf of Tonkin, Anniversary, American Imperialism, Military Industrial Complex, American War, Military, Troops, Popular Resistance )

Brian
- 1 day ago - socialistworker.org
"August 2 marked the 50th anniversary of the Gulf of Tonkin incident, in which the U.S. reported attacks on a Navy destroyer by North Vietnamese patrol torpedo boats in the Gulf of Tonkin."
Stop the Violence From Ferguson to Gaza: 90-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Arrested in St. Louis | Democracy Now!
World  (tags: ethics, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, abuse, politics, military, usa, war, crime, cover-up, israel, palestine, death, crime, violence, HumanRights )

Wild
- 23 hours ago - democracynow.org
ust days after her 90th birthday, Holocaust survivor Hedy Epstein was arrested Monday in St. Louis when she was part of a protest outside Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon's office. Epstein was born in Germany and left in 1939 on a Kindertransport to England.
'Apartheid Is Flourishing' in US, Says UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
World  (tags: Police Militarization, US, humanrights, Navi Pillay, apartheid policies, Civil Rights, asia )

Rodney
- 4 hours ago - presstv.ir
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights says clashes between police and protesters in Missouri shows that "apartheid is flourishing" in the US, similar to South Africa during the apartheid era.
What the Jihadists Who Bought 'Islam For Dummies' on Amazon Tell Us About Radicalization (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Jihadists, violence, religion, dishonesty, politics, ethics, conflict, death, middle-east, world, news )

Carrie
- 1 hour ago - huffingtonpost.co.uk
Can you guess which books the wannabe jihadists Yusuf Sarwar and Mohammed Ahmed ordered online from Amazon before they set out from Birmingham to fight in Syria last May?
   

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