By Samah Sabawi The Palestinian people, who have shown incredible patience, steadfastness and sacrifice in the pursuit of their freedom, won the war on Gaza Robust and complex discussions are being centred on one simple question: who can claim victory in the war on Gaza? The terms of the ceasefire reveal that neither Hamas nor […]
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Humankind is fascinated by the thought of traveling to other worlds, these are just tidbits in that endeavor.
Religion is truly the root of all evil done by man by inventing various religions. The opiate of the masses has served rulers well.
Among Christian evangelists there is a special brand known as evangelistas; there would be a special place in hell for them if such a place existed.
The wins and the struggles of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.
Israel's decades long war on Palestine creates terror worldwide and is a terrible scene of strife imposed by Israel on innocent Palestinian civilians.
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Often amazing stories about East and Southeast Asia that are themed about unusual religious happenings in the region.
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South central Asia is home to states like Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and Iran among others and has its own unique set of news stories and happenings in this region of the world.
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Sub Saharan Africa has its share of stories about religious strife, chronic water shortages and AIDS as well as human rights issues with gays and exploited labor but it has a delightful culture and people.
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Western Europe, the cradle of so much that America is. Find news and stories here about the elegant yet dated region with which the United States has so much shared history.
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The Middle East, with all its foibles and fables and incredible human strife as a result of so much Western and Israeli colonization and exploitation.
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The North American continent generates so much in the world of news, religion, human rights and modernity that it sometimes overshadows other parts of the world.
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Interesting stories from Australia and New Zealand that are unusual and outside of the mainstream news.
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World Maps and cartography from both current and historical perspectives. Special thanks to the Perry Castañeda Library.
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Maps about Israel in history and Israel after it became a state in 1948. Often including occupation information from one of the world's most infamous illegal historical military and political occupations.
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Maps describing Palestine through history and during the last more than several decades as the state enshrined in UNGA resolution 181 has been brutally occupied by the rogue state of Israel.
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These maps are of the fantastical kind that people wish could be true but alas, they are but a fantasy.
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United Nations maps covering various conflicts including the most pressing in the Middle East, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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