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March 2, 2011

How The Military Has Tried To Use Pat Tillman

The story came through back in 2004 of a football player who dropped his career and joined the army to fight for his country. He was killed soon after joining. The story was used by those that were trying to bill the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq as positive things that the world should support. […]

February 25, 2011

Civil War In Beirut?

Gun fire has rocked the city of Beirut over the past two days. After the government announced that the Hezbollah communication systems were illegal, the leader of Hezbollah stated that this proclamation was a declaration or war. Violence broke out in the area of the city called the Green Zone, a place where Shiite and […]

February 23, 2011

Will Myanmar Allow More People To Die To Keep Foreigners Out?

Every moment that Myanmar hesitates to let foreign humanitarian aide workers in, lives are being put in danger. The military regime that rules Myanmar is rather reclusive and has been known to not want foreigners into the country. This is fine when there is no disasters but when lives depend on it, surely the junta […]