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    Canada deports Ukraine family with mentally ill 15-year-old after last-minute appeals fail
    Sep26

    Canada deports Ukraine family with mentally ill 15-year-old after last-minute appeals fail

    TORONTO — Canada deported a mentally ill 15-year-old boy to Ukraine Sunday night, despite medical evidence it is likely to trigger a second suicide attempt. Two border guards approached Vladyslav Zadorozhnyi the minute he arrived in the departures hall, and asked, as a formality, whether he is ready to go. “I don’t know what to say,” he...

    Who is Playing Whom?
    Sep25

    Who is Playing Whom?

    “Republika Srpska is a state and Russia is its ally”. Milorad Dodik, the president of the predominantly Serb entity within Bosnia and Herzegovina, is not someone known for mincing his words. The referendum on whether RS should celebrate January 9 as a “state holiday” being held today proves he does not shrink from a good political fight either....

    Emma Donoghue follows up Room with tale of a miracle girl
    Sep25

    Emma Donoghue follows up Room with tale of a miracle girl

    (no credit) THE WONDER By Emma Donoghue The ostensible “wonder” in Emma Donoghue’s latest novel is Anna O’Donnell, a strange, pious 11-year-old in 1850s Ireland who appears to be subsisting—scratch that, thriving—without food. The actual wonder is that Donoghue has written two novels about a child confined to a room in which a woman...

    This Ex-UFC Fighter Is 1st U.S. ‘Citizen’ of Rebel State
    Sep25

    This Ex-UFC Fighter Is 1st U.S. ‘Citizen’ of Rebel State

    How Jeff Monson — an MMA fighter nicknamed “The Snowman” — became the first American to gain citizenship to the Ukrainian rebel state of Luhansk. …read more Source:...

    Russian Hackers Doxxed Me. What Should I Do About It?
    Sep25

    Russian Hackers Doxxed Me. What Should I Do About It?

    NPR’s David Welna was recently hacked by a pro-Kremlin website when he applied for press credentials in Ukraine. He’s hardly alone. But it’s an issue the U.S. government is reluctant to discuss. …read more Source:...

    Our Eternal Enemy: We Must Stop the New Cold War
    Sep24

    Our Eternal Enemy: We Must Stop the New Cold War

    By David Wemer When nineteen-year-old American swimmer Lilly King emerged from the pool after winning the women’s 100-meter backstroke at the Rio Olympics, she became not only a gold-medalist, but also a heroine for the anti-steroid movement. Her victory over Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova, came amid King’s outspoken criticism of the...

    Clinton And Trump, Call Your Office: America’s Bipartisan Policy Of Perpetual War Has Failed To Deliver Peace
    Sep24

    Clinton And Trump, Call Your Office: America’s Bipartisan Policy Of Perpetual War Has Failed To Deliver Peace

    The last three administrations have followed a bipartisan policy of constant war. Unfortunately, the consequences have been ugly: every intervention has laid the groundwork for more conflict. Yet the architects of this failure claim that all would be well if only Washington had acted more often and more decisively. In their view, the problem is...

    PHILIPPE REINES to play Trump — NO Fortune 100 CEOs have endorsed TRUMP — PLAYBOOK event with The Skimm next week — CRUZ backs Trump — B’DAY: Ash Carter
    Sep24

    PHILIPPE REINES to play Trump — NO Fortune 100 CEOs have endorsed TRUMP — PLAYBOOK event with The Skimm next week — CRUZ backs Trump — B’DAY: Ash Carter

    IT’S THE WEEKEND. It’s going to be 77 degrees in Washington today. Enjoy it. The National Museum of African American History and Culture has its opening festivities today. Living Colour, Public Enemy, and The Roots are all performing. And Hillary Clinton has postponed a trip to Charlotte at the mayor’s behest. She cited “very...

    Moscow Opens Forum on Texan, Scottish and Catalan Independence
    Sep24

    Moscow Opens Forum on Texan, Scottish and Catalan Independence

    Behind the crimson walls of central Moscow’s imposing ‘President Hotel’ high rise, delegates from around the world are expected to sit down and talk about “national liberation.” Groups from the Sahara to Texas are invited to attend the forum, only 20 minutes from the walls of the Kremlin, though officially this is not a state...

    The Latest: Clinton postpones weekend visit to Charlotte
    Sep24

    The Latest: Clinton postpones weekend visit to Charlotte

    WASHINGTON — The Latest on the U.S. presidential election campaign (all times EDT): 9:50 p.m. Hillary Clinton’s campaign says she has decided to postpone her planned trip to Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday after hearing from community leaders. Clinton announced earlier Friday that she would travel to Charlotte in the aftermath of the...