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    Today’s Empire Builders
    Nov01

    Today’s Empire Builders

    Empire builders appear to be back in style. They are with us today both in reality and in fantasy. They present the world with the same dilemma that has troubled victims in the past – how does the rest of the planet deal with them. One of the recurring themes in human history has been the rise of the empire builder – leaders who seek...

    Russia’s top independent radio station receives government warning over program about Ukraine
    Nov01

    Russia’s top independent radio station receives government warning over program about Ukraine

    The Russian government’s communications watchdog has issued a warning to a top independent radio station over a program about Ukraine. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s separatist rebels to hold election in face of broad criticism
    Nov01

    Ukraine’s separatist rebels to hold election in face of broad criticism

    Rebel-held territories in eastern Ukraine prepared Saturday to elect legislators and executives in a vote that has been roundly condemned by the international community but backed by Russia. …read more Source: CTV...

    Toxic Stock Syndrome: Why Iran Ties, Hypocrisy And Conflicts of Interest Are OK In Congress
    Nov01

    Toxic Stock Syndrome: Why Iran Ties, Hypocrisy And Conflicts of Interest Are OK In Congress

    WASHINGTON — Most Americans probably wouldn’t guess members of Congress would invest in a company that has any link to Iran. Nor would they likely imagine lawmakers would vote on legislation that could yield personal benefits while assisting that company. They would be wrong on both counts in the case of the massive mining...

    Ukraine rebels to hold election, despite criticism
    Nov01

    Ukraine rebels to hold election, despite criticism

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Rebel-held territories in eastern Ukraine are preparing to elect a parliament and leader in a vote that has been roundly condemned by the international community but ba… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Juncker’s new EU Commission takes office
    Nov01

    Juncker’s new EU Commission takes office

    Brussels (AFP) – The new European Commission led by EU veteran Jean-Claude Juncker formally took office Saturday, promising to “get down to work” as Europe faces a host of political and economic challenges.The agenda is heavy, with Juncker making it his first task to launch a 300 billion euro ($380 billion) investment plan by...

    Ukraine’s separatist rebels to hold election in face of broad international criticism
    Nov01

    Ukraine’s separatist rebels to hold election in face of broad international criticism

    Rebel-held territories in eastern Ukraine are preparing to elect a parliament and leader in a vote that has been roundly condemned by the international community but backed by Russia. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine rebels to hold election, despite criticism
    Nov01

    Ukraine rebels to hold election, despite criticism

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Rebel-held territories in eastern Ukraine are preparing to elect a parliament and leader in a vote that has been roundly condemned by the international community but backed by Russia. …read more Source: San Francisco...

    UN Says 4,000 Killed In Ukraine Conflict
    Nov01

    UN Says 4,000 Killed In Ukraine Conflict

    The United Nations says that more than 4,000 people have been killed in clashes in eastern Ukraine between the government forces and pro-Russian separatists. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Canada’s new human rights museum shares oral histories
    Nov01

    Canada’s new human rights museum shares oral histories

    Winnipeg (Canada) (AFP) – A new museum in Canada’s western prairies has amassed a unique collection of personal stories from genocide survivors, human rights defenders and others, and wants to share them.Dedicated to the 60-year-old notion of human rights, a singular but intricate ideal, the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in...