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Highlights of the Brandywine Peace Community's Good Friday Protest at Lockheed Martin (video)

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Highlights of the Brandywine Peace Community's Good Friday Protest and Civil Disobedience at Lockheed Martin in King of Prussia, PA

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U.S. Reactions to the Death of Fidel Castro

Rejoicing At the Death of a Hero

There was something both sad and disturbing about popular American reactions to the death of Fidel Castro on Friday, 25 November 2016. According to the New York Times, news of his death caused much of the Cuban American population of...

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Turkish Realignment: Prospects amid Uncertainty

In recent months the Turkish President, Recep Teyipp Erdoğan, and his principal advisors have not made it a secret that they are reconsidering Turkey’s relations with neighbors, with the countries of the region, and with leading geopolitical actors.

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The Arabs Did It

When my parents married in Germany, just before World War I, among the gifts was a document attesting that a tree had been planted in their name in Palestine.

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Stephen Bannon and the old/new anti-Semitism

Equating criticism of Israel with anti-Semitism covers up the bigotry of the likes of Stephen Bannon.

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The Problem Is Foreign Interventionism, Not Muslims

With Donald Trump’s accession to the presidency, the U.S. anti-Muslim crusade is going into full swing. According to an article in the November 14 issue of the Washington Post, hate crimes against Muslims hit their highest level since 2001. An article in yesterday’s Post stated that four mosques have received letters stating that Trump will do to Muslims what Hitler “did...

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Turnbull & Trudeau anti-BDS & pro-Apartheid Israel

Liberal Western democracies of the Anglosphere are based on “one-person-one-vote” and “equal rights for all” but these fundamental principles die at the border. This is no better illustrated than by the liberal democracies Australia and Canada led by PMs Malcom Turnbull and Justin Trudeau, respectively, that arguably rank equal second after the United States as supporters...

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Disgraceful US Anti-Semitism Awareness Act

Long ago, anti-Semitism was an issue in America, very much so when I grew up. No longer. Today it’s in vogue to be Jewish.

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What can go wrong?

That he may not be “qualified” is unimportant. That he’s never held a government or elected position is unimportant. That on a personal level he may be a shmuck is unimportant.

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Bunkers and Meatheads

Archie Bunker is one of America’s most beloved TV Characters. Archie was the fictional star of the 1970s television sitcom All in the Family. The iconic satire told the story of a typical American, white, patriarchal, working-class family living in Queens.

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President Obama, close Guantanamo before it's too late!

Almost eight years ago you promised to the world to close the prison camp at Guantanamo Bay within one year. You haven’t kept this, but many other promises, too. Perhaps it comes with the office of the US presidency that incumbents change so rapidly.

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Presidential Apprentice

Two months before joining the government in an entry level position, President- elect Donald Trump has been learning the ropes and is busier than a bartender ten minutes before midnight at a Times Square Applebee’s on New Year’s Eve.

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Fidel in His Own Words

My thoughts are on one topic above all others today, Fidel Castro’s passing, and the end of an era, unknown what may follow but hopeful.

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