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    Politics: Incredible photos inside International Women’s Day marches, rallies, and protests around the world
    Mar08

    Politics: Incredible photos inside International Women’s Day marches, rallies, and protests around the world

    On March 8, women in countries around the world are making their voices heard, pushing for gender equality and an end to violence against women. March 8 is International Women’s Day, and people in dozens of countries are taking the opportunity to push for gender equality and commemorate the women’s movement . For some, that means only...

    Russia’s coming attack on Canada
    Mar08

    Russia’s coming attack on Canada

    Russia’s Prime Minister Vladimir Putin uses a pair of binoculars during his working visit to the Siberian Khakasiya region near Karatash settlement outside the city of Abakan February 25, 2010. (Ria Novosti/Reuters) Moscow has been waging an increasingly daring clandestine war against western democracies. Under the direction of President...

    US Accuses Russia of Deploying Missile in Violation of Arms Control Treaty
    Mar08

    US Accuses Russia of Deploying Missile in Violation of Arms Control Treaty

    The United States has publicly accused Russia for the first time of deploying a cruise missile in violation of a 30-year-old arms control agreement. Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chairman General Paul Selva confirmed on Capitol Hill the deployment of the land-based missile violates the “spirit and intent” of the 1987 Intermediate-range...

    Chrystia Freeland’s granddad was indeed a Nazi collaborator – so much for Russian disinformation
    Mar08

    Chrystia Freeland’s granddad was indeed a Nazi collaborator – so much for Russian disinformation

    The news conference on Monday by Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland was interesting not for the announcement that Canada was extending its training mission to Ukraine but for the questions and answers about the minister’s grandfather. There have been a number of articles circulating about Freeland’s Ukrainian grandfather...

    How Russia smears Chrystia Freeland
    Mar08

    How Russia smears Chrystia Freeland

    It’s such a juicy story, isn’t it? Chrystia Freeland, Canada’s ambitious foreign affairs minister, is secretly itching to draw Canada into a showdown with Russia because of the seething hatreds she inherited from her Ukrainian grandfather, a Nazi collaborator and war profiteer she never told us about. She’s been lying...

    Warren wants to see Fury back in ring soon
    Mar08

    Warren wants to see Fury back in ring soon

    Boxing promoter Frank Warren says he would be happy to link up with Tyson Fury again if the troubled former heavyweight world champion manages to put his demons behind him and secures a licence. Fury, who is still facing an anti-doping hearing and is provisionally suspended, said on Twitter on Monday that he aimed to make a comeback against an...

    Question Mark Hangs Over Russia’s Eurovision Entry Amid Boycott Calls
    Mar08

    Question Mark Hangs Over Russia’s Eurovision Entry Amid Boycott Calls

    There are mounting calls in Russia to boycott the Eurovision Song Contest this year, with pro-Kremlin lawmakers accusing host country Ukraine of being anti-Russian and a prominent pop star calling Ukraine’s victory last year political and unfair. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Finance: The 23 richest self-made billionaires are worth $1 trillion — here they all are
    Mar08

    Finance: The 23 richest self-made billionaires are worth $1 trillion — here they all are

    From Microsoft's Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer to Google's Sergey Brin and Larry Page. Not all billion-dollar fortunes are created equal. Some of the world’s richest inherit their vast sums of wealth from their family — others build from scratch. Of the 30 richest people on earth, 23 fall into the latter camp. Together, their...

    East European Diplomats Call on U.S. Senators to Maintain Russia Sanctions
    Mar08

    East European Diplomats Call on U.S. Senators to Maintain Russia Sanctions

    Diplomats from Ukraine and five other former Communist countries rallied for the U.S. Senate’s backing. …read more Source:...

    Bernie Sanders’s Nightmare
    Mar08

    Bernie Sanders’s Nightmare

    The British journal The Spectator muses that Donald Trump has driven the liberal press in America crazy. The inmates of this particular subculture cannot believe that this election occurred in real time and that the parade of Trump and his underlings, which forces itself on our attention every time we switch on our TVs, is a collection of real...