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Putin’s Red Line in Syria is not an Invitation for Israel to Play Russian Roulette with Assad

What is Israel’s real role in the war in Syria? Can we really believe that it doesn’t want to get involved in the conflict? And how much longer can Israel be Washington’s strong arm in the region while sustaining good relations with Russia? A minor incident took place last week in Syria which few in … Continue reading Putin’s Red Line in Syria is not an Invitation for Israel to Play Russian Roulette with Assad

Forget North Korea: A Nuclear War Betweeen India and Pakistan Should Terrify You

While the United States is preoccupied by the threat of nuclear weapons in the hands of potential adversaries such as Russia, China or North Korea, the danger of nuclear conflict may actually be greatest between two of its allies, Pakistan and India. The two nations have engaged in four wars starting since their partition along … Continue reading Forget North Korea: A Nuclear War Betweeen India and Pakistan Should Terrify You

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Trump’s War on Terror Has Quickly Become as Barbaric and Savage as He Promised

From the start of his presidency, Donald Trump’s “war on terror” has entailed the seemingly indiscriminate slaughter of innocent people in the name of killing terrorists. In other words, Trump has escalated the 16-year-old core premise of America’s foreign policy — that it has the right to bomb any country in the world where people … Continue reading Trump’s War on Terror Has Quickly Become as Barbaric and Savage as He Promised

Are the Japanese Navy Ships Going on a Tour?

As regular as it may sound, one is bound to note that there’s a rapid acceleration of political processes that can be observed in the world today in general and in the Asia-Pacific region in particular. It seems that only yesterday NEO was reporting on the chances of a possible aggravation between the leading regional … Continue reading Are the Japanese Navy Ships Going on a Tour?

Israel Begins ‘Extensive’ Military Drills in Golan Heights Amid Heightened Tensions with Syria

The Israeli Defense Forces began "extensive" military drills in the Golan Heights on Sunday. The exercises are expected to last one week, according to Israeli military officials. The Times of Israel reports: The exercises in the Golan Heights come at a time of increased tension with Syria, following several reported Israeli strikes on targets in Syria and … Continue reading Israel Begins ‘Extensive’ Military Drills in Golan Heights Amid Heightened Tensions with Syria

$10 Trillion Missing from Pentagon and No One — Not Even the DoD — Knows Where It Is

Over a mere two decades, the Pentagon lost track of a mind-numbing $10 trillion — that’s trillion, with a fat, taxpayer-funded “T” — and no one, not even the Department of Defense, really knows where it went or on what it was spent. Even though audits of all federal agencies became mandatory in 1996, the … Continue reading $10 Trillion Missing from Pentagon and No One — Not Even the DoD — Knows Where It Is

How Facebook, Instagram, Google, and Twitter Use Censorship to Kill Free Speech…

Social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter play an increasingly important role in our lives, but a brand new study into online censorship has revealed a number of developing trends regarding how social media platforms are attempting to regulate their users’ speech. While most readers have likely been lucky enough to evade Facebook jail, others … Continue reading How Facebook, Instagram, Google, and Twitter Use Censorship to Kill Free Speech…

17 Superfoods That Give You the Most Bang for Your Buck

Ideally, food is your “medicine.” It’s certainly one of the best preventive strategy I can think of, and getting more raw organic foods and healthy fats in your diet are key considerations. However, while any type of whole food is better than none, some choices can give you more bang for your buck than others.1 … Continue reading 17 Superfoods That Give You the Most Bang for Your Buck