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Paris Bombings, Public Response, and the New Tribalism

Evil is very real and as we know from the Paris mayhem, universal. ISIS, of course, is its mirror image. This week, Kurdish Peshmerga troops, retaking the city of Sinjar in northern Iraq, discovered two mass graves just outside the … Continue reading

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When media masquerades

Following Tuesday’s State of the Union speech, the Republicans delivered the customary rebuttal, this year, featuring Senator Marco Rubio as their spokesperson. ┬áThen came the now infamous water bottle moment, washing away not only Rubio’s thirst and whatever substantive remarks … Continue reading

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