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UN security council to meet on Syria as Assad’s troops tighten grip on Aleppo

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

A siege of the Syrian city has intensified after the end of the weeklong ceasefire, and now practically two million are without water President Bashar al-Assads troops have tightened their siege of Aleppo, after another 24 hours of intense onslaught that left dozens dead and practically 2 million without water. The United Nations security council […]

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Trump’s world is too dark- even for Leonard Cohen | Jonathan Freedland

Published in Odd and Fun on 24th July 2017

Still, the age-old poets messages offer some relief as we face the prospect that “the worlds” we have known is unravelling They said he wrote music to slit your wrists to, which in this week of all weeks experiences timely. As it happens, I never felt that barb was fair to Leonard Cohen. True, his […]

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Israel extends invoice retroactively legalising Jewish colonizations

Published in Odd and Fun on 22nd July 2017

The bill help support Benjamin Netanyahu, but rivals said the law sees crime public officials Israeli policy Israels parliament has approved a controversial statute to retroactively legalise illegal Jewish outposts built on privately owned Palestinian territory, setting up an inevitable discord with the international community. The so-called regulation greenback paves the path for Israel to […]

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His emotions have been stirred- but Trump’s bombard won’t help Syria | Simon Jenkins

Published in Odd and Fun on 14th July 2017

From Reagan in 1982 to Bush in 2001, there is an ignominious biography of US chairmen intruding in Middle Eastern circumstances. It never works There is nothing in “the worlds” even more dangerous than an American chairwoman watching television. Donald Trump last-place night followed Ronald Reagan in 1982 and George Bush in 2001 as an […]

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Infants who exist cancer appearance fewer serious long-term health issues- analyse

Published in Odd and Fun on 11th July 2017

Report reporting juveniles diagnosed from 1970 to 1999 finds charge of severe long-term side effect put from 12.7% to 8.8% More babes are existing childhood cancerwith fewer incapacitating long-term side effects, a new learn has found. The study employed data from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study, a US database supported by the National Cancer Institute, […]

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The 13 hopeless crises that mankind now faces | George Monbiot

Published in Odd and Fun on 9th July 2017

From Trump to climate change, this multiheaded crisis foreshadows breakdown. And theres no hope of exiting the other side if political alternatives are shut down Please dont read this unless you are concern strong. This is a list of 13 major crisis that, I feel, confront us. There is perhaps more. Satisfy feel free is […]

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As Merkel knows, Trump’s rudeness and arrogance can coalesce Europe | Natalie Nougayrede

Published in Odd and Fun on 4th July 2017

The US presidents tour was a stark remember that he symbolizes everything the EU is meant to stand up against Donald Trumps visit to Europe has left the continents leads both aghast and determined to become the best of a bad place. There is, after all , good-for-nothing that returns people together better than having […]

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Albert Woodfox:’ I choose to use my wrath as a means for changing thoughts’

Published in Odd and Fun on 1st July 2017

Albert Woodfox spent 43 times in solitary confinement as one of the Angola Three. Finally released after February this year, here he talks about survival Everybody has fear, replies Albert Woodfox. Fear is the feeling telling the body that its in danger. Some parties overcome that horror. I overcame it by having a effect. Thats […]

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The enormous pop-up clinic trying to bridge America’s health fraction | Amy Woolard

Published in Odd and Fun on 1st July 2017

The Long Read: For three days in July, thousands of Americans who cannot afford private healthcare converge on a field in Appalachia for the largest pop-up health clinic in the two countries. And many of them have not attended a medical doctor or a dentist in years Nearly 33 million Americans more than 10% of […]

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US and China contribute push to return Paris climate deal into force early

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th June 2017

Early start date would add force for deeper releases slice and fasten a future US president into the deal for four years The US and China are producing a push to make the Paris climate accord into force much faster than even the most optimistic estimates aided by a typographical hitch in the text of […]

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