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The coup in Sudan: Is it the second wave of the Arab Spring unfolding?

The Arab spring started in Tunisia in late 2010, when self-immolation of a street vendor in a provincial town of Sidi Bouzid sparked mass...
No War

Global Peace and Security: Why Wars on Humanity?

"The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do...
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This Israeli election is between the right-wing and the even more right-wing

Israel's election campaign, now in its last days, must be the first in which a sitting Israeli prime minister has sought to win over...
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Rep. Barbara Lee’s Startling Vote to Boost Military Spending

What Barbara Lee did on the House floor three days after 9/11 -- speaking prophetic words and casting the only vote against a green light for endless...
Beirut - Lebanon

Bringing Back Memories of the Nightmarish Israeli Invasion of Lebanon

The New York Times headline on April 4th was simple enough, "After 37-Year Search, Israel Recovers Body of a Fallen Soldier," but the memories it...