FA LES TEEN – A Poem

By Uzma Falak My grandmother wove dreams on her spinning wheel, invoked you in her songs. I memorized the rhyme. My mother treasured your olives— a keepsake of the Blessed Land, a relic I never touched. At four years of age I learnt to sing you like a rhyme in unison with my homeland’s name. Beyond […]

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Texas Board Of Education Rejects Academic Vetting After Textbook Found To Refer To African Slaves As ‘Workers’

In 2014, the Texas Freedom Network Education Fund studied new history books up for review by the state’s Board of Education. The group highlighted a number of biased inaccuracies, suggesting segregated schools weren’t completely bad and Affirmative Action recipients are un-American. Continue reading

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Convicted Israeli Spy Jonathan Pollard Released From US Prison

The US attorney who tried the case said of Pollard’s release, “I don’t think there’s any doubt that the crime merited a life sentence, given the amount of damage that Mr. Pollard did to the United States government.” Continue reading

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