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    The U.S. Voted Against a U.N. Anti-Nazi Resolution. Here’s Why
    Nov18

    The U.S. Voted Against a U.N. Anti-Nazi Resolution. Here’s Why

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States was one of three countries to vote against a U.N. resolution condemning the glorification of Nazism on Thursday, citing freedom of speech issues and concerns that Russia was using it to carry out political attacks against its neighbors. The resolution entitled “Combating glorification of Nazism, Neo-Nazism...

    U.S., Ukraine Vote Against Russian Measure Condemning Nazism At UN
    Nov18

    U.S., Ukraine Vote Against Russian Measure Condemning Nazism At UN

    The United States joined Ukraine in voting against a United Nations resolution condemning the glorification of Nazism, citing freedom of speech concerns and saying Russia sponsored the measure as a political attack against Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Obama’s World: Utopian Myth?
    Nov18

    Obama’s World: Utopian Myth?

    Speaking in Greece on his valedictory trip to Europe as president, Barack Obama struck a familiar theme: “we are going to have to guard against a rise in a crude form of nationalism, or ethnic identity, or tribalism that is built around an ‘us’ and a ‘them’ … “[T]he future of humanity and the future of the world is going to be defined...

    More Olympic Athletes From Russia, Former Soviet States Lose Medals
    Nov18

    More Olympic Athletes From Russia, Former Soviet States Lose Medals

    Ten more athletes, mostly weightlifters and wrestlers from Russia and former Soviet states, have been stripped of medals they won at the 2008 Beijing Olympics after failing doping retests. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nigel Farage On The Year Of Political Revolution
    Nov18

    Nigel Farage On The Year Of Political Revolution

    Below are the video and transcript of Nigel Farage’s address at the David Horowitz Freedom Center’s 2016 Restoration Weekend. The event was held November 10th-13th in Palm Beach, FL. Nigel Farage from DHFC on Vimeo. Nigel Farage: Wow, wow, well, thank you very much indeed, and thank you to David and the Freedom Center, and thank you...

    US: Anti-Nazi Resolution at UN Restricts Free Speech
    Nov18

    US: Anti-Nazi Resolution at UN Restricts Free Speech

    The United States was one of three countries to vote against a U.N. resolution condemning the glorification of Nazism on Thursday, citing freedom of speech issues and concerns Russia was using it to carry out political attacks against its neighbors. The resolution entitled “Combating glorification of Nazism, Neo-Nazism and other practices that...

    US votes against anti-Nazi resolution at UN
    Nov18

    US votes against anti-Nazi resolution at UN

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States says it was one of three countries to vote against a U.N. resolution condemning the glorification of Nazism over freedom of speech issues and concerns that Russia was using it to carry out political attacks against its neighbors. The resolution entitled “Combating glorification of Nazism, Neo-Nazism and...

    Michael Flynn, Trump’s new national security adviser, loves Russia as much as his boss does
    Nov18

    Michael Flynn, Trump’s new national security adviser, loves Russia as much as his boss does

    Retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn was fired from his last job in the military, sat next to Russian President Vladimir Putin after giving a paid speech in Moscow, called for Hillary Clinton to be imprisoned, and said President Obama was a “liar” with no plan for defeating ISIS. As of Thursday, there’s something new to say about him: Flynn...

    Putinalia as Deceit and Self-Deceit
    Nov18

    Putinalia as Deceit and Self-Deceit

    For years now, Vladimir Putin has been the most talked about leader in the West. He is on the covers of popular magazines; he is the hero or villain of numerous essays and books; he has an army of spectators waiting for the next detail to add to their Putin-centric narratives. Hardly any other Russian leader (with the exception of Stalin) has...

    What Russia Leaving The International Criminal Court Really Means
    Nov18

    What Russia Leaving The International Criminal Court Really Means

    The International Criminal Court in the Hague, the last resort for prosecuting individuals accused of crimes against humanity, is now losing a member. On Wednesday, Russia announced that it will remove its signature from the institution’s founding treaty and therefore completely withdraw its membership from the court. Russia’s exit is...