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    The Kremlin’s candidate
    Apr28

    The Kremlin’s candidate

    Back when he hosted a prime-time talk show on MSNBC, Ed Schultz divided the world into heroes and villains. The heroes usually included Democrats like Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. The villains were most Republicans, and especially Donald J. Trump. When Trump obsessed over Obama’s birth certificate and academic credentials in 2011,...

    Report: Russia Detains Savchenko’s Sister At Ukrainian Border
    Apr28

    Report: Russia Detains Savchenko’s Sister At Ukrainian Border

    Reuters is reporting that Russia has detained Nadia Savchenko’s sister at the Ukrainian border after she visited the jailed Ukrainian pilot in prison. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Report: Russia Detains Savchenko’s Sister At Ukrainian Border
    Apr28

    Report: Russia Detains Savchenko’s Sister At Ukrainian Border

    Reuters is reporting that Russia has detained Nadia Savchenko’s sister at the Ukrainian border after she visited the jailed Ukrainian pilot in prison. Reuters said a Ukrainian diplomat was headed to …read more Source: Big News...

    Trump vows ‘America first’ foreign policy
    Apr28

    Trump vows ‘America first’ foreign policy

    Republican White House frontrunner Donald Trump/AFPWASHINGTON, Apr 28 – Republican White House frontrunner Donald Trump promised a top-to-bottom overhaul of US foreign policy Wednesday to put “America first” and make its allies pay up. In a major foreign policy speech short on specifics that left Washington experts scratching their heads, Trump...

    Syria, Bombs, and Political Rhetoric: An Interview with Zaman Stanizai
    Apr28

    Syria, Bombs, and Political Rhetoric: An Interview with Zaman Stanizai

    Dr. Zaman Stanizai is a professor of Mythological Studies at the Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara, Calif. He also teaches Political Science at California State University, Dominguez Hills. He received his M.A. in Linguistics from the University of Washington and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Southern...

    Will the Russian Army Really Get 100+ Armata Tanks by 2018?
    Apr28

    Will the Russian Army Really Get 100+ Armata Tanks by 2018?

    Dave Majumdar Security, Europe Economics seem to hold the key. Uralvagonzavod is set to deliver the first batch of 100 operational T-14 Armata main battle tanks to the Russian Ground Forces between 2017 and 2018. Russian industry officials had earlier indicated that the new tank was already in production—which came as a surprise to many observers...

    Jamaica in 10th spot on World Press Freedom Index
    Apr28

    Jamaica in 10th spot on World Press Freedom Index

    For the second year in a row, Jamaica has made the top 10 of the World Press Freedom Index. Of the 180 countries listed in the Index that has been published annually by Reporters Without Borders since 2002, Jamaica is this year rated at number 10 behind leader, Finland, which has held the top spot since 2010. Interestingly, the number 10 place is...

    US keeps China, India on intellectual property shame list
    Apr28

    US keeps China, India on intellectual property shame list

    WASHINGTON: The Obama administration on Wednesday kept China, Russia and India on its annual list of countries with the worst records of preventing the theft of intellectual property and cited Switzerland for failing to curb online copyright infringements. The annual list, released by the US Trade Representative’s Office, carries no threat...

    US keeps China, India on shame list
    Apr28

    US keeps China, India on shame list

    Intellectual property WASHINGTON: The Obama administration on Wednesday kept China, Russia and India on its annual list of countries with the worst records of preventing the theft of intellectual property and cited Switzerland for failing to curb online copyright infringements. The annual list, released by the US Trade Representative’s...

    Global press freedom at 12-year low: Watchdog
    Apr28

    Global press freedom at 12-year low: Watchdog

    WASHINGTON: Global press freedom fell in 2015, hit by violence against journalists in the Middle East, intimidation in Mexico and concerns about free expression in Hong Kong, a watchdog said Wednesday. An annual survey by pro-democracy group Freedom House said freedom of the press worldwide dropped to its lowest level in 12 years. The survey of...