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No Peace With Assad

Until the dictator leaves Syria, bloodshed will continue.

  APRIL 13, 2017 AND MAGAZINE IN UNITED STATES OF COMMON SENSE  

  AND Magazine  

Most importantly, we must engage the Russians, who can be very constructive partners

The recent horrific chemical attack by regime forces in Syria has once again focused international attention on the never ending Civil War there and...
#Bashar Al-assad #Syria #Russia #Donald Trump #Isis

Aaron Stipkovich

Backdraft in Politics Today

Sometimes it's typical; sometimes typical is terrifying

  JANUARY 31, 2017 AND MAGAZINE IN FOREIGN POLICY  

  AND Magazine  

Boom! the president experienced his first combat loss in yemen for the navy seals.

Politics is really mostly always a Backdraft. Some subject is on fire and a discussion about it leads to explosive rhetoric and the end of the...
#Russia #Backdraft #Politics #Fraud #Syria

Patrick Halliday

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I am not categorically liberal or conservative. Every sensible person or subject gets equal consideration. Any other approach is the epitome of idiocy.

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Cymbals in Dance

Finger cymbals have always been an integral part of dance.

  DECEMBER 20, 2016 BELLYDANCE.ONE IN FEATURES  

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Finger cymbals, zills, zils, sagat, castanets, manjira, kasik, karkaba... all are percussion instruments played by hand while dancing, or not, in cultures around the world.

Finger cymbals (zills, zils, sagat) are probably the most familiar musical instrument in Middle Eastern belly dance circles. A set of four, two pairs,...
#Finger Cymbals #Zills #Sagat #Props #Music

Nancy Loyan Schuemann

Equality Is Awesome

It's a shame so many people hate it.

  DECEMBER 20, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT  

  AND Magazine  

Equality isn't extreme. it's a middle-of-the-road, compromise, moderate position.

The Founding Fathers told us that all men were created equal, endowed with inalienable rights. They also kept slaves. That gap between the American...
#Equality #Racism #Islam #Muslim #Hate

Fraser Sherman

Cyrus the Great

Delusions of persecution rationalize support for Trump.

  NOVEMBER 18, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT  

  AND Magazine  

American Christians are not enslaved Israelites.

One of the reasons some conservative Christians gave for supporting a Donald Trump presidency was that he's God's chosen instrument for restoring...
#Christians #Trump #Religious Right #Oppression #Discrimination

Fraser Sherman

What 2016 Says About Us

Who do we really want to be?

  NOVEMBER 7, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE RIGHT  

  AND Magazine  

The other guy's badness doesn't make your guy good, no matter what.

While I've written quite a bit about the 2016 election, with only days to go, I feel like I haven't been completely honest about how I truly feel...
#Donald Trump #Hillary Clinton #Election #Christian #God

Robert Cleveland

Religion, When Extremism?

Religions often seek dominance

  NOVEMBER 5, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT  

  AND Magazine  

Most religions write down the word of God as they interpret it and misinterpret what they write down

The question, when is religion extremism, is answered with the statement, any time it turns into an ism. There are two principal isms where religion...
#Church #God #Spread #Religion #Extremism

John Sammon

Hillary: Third Obama Term

Obama wasted the space. If Hillary wins, she will too.

  NOVEMBER 5, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE INDEPENDENT  

  AND Magazine  

After election... he did little to rally his public, disappearing into an 'inside' Washington game

Democrats, liberals, leftists face a reckoning in considering the Obama presidency this election eve. Most of course like him personally, especially...
#Barack Obama #Saudi Arabia #Donald Trump #War #Election

Aaron Stipkovich

the Truth About Secrets

What no one want's to say about secrecy in the Internet age

  AUGUST 29, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE COPELAND CHRONICLES  

  AND Magazine  

One cannot expect either of the major two sides to be totally honest

During a presidential campaign, one cannot expect either of the major two sides to be totally honest in presenting their case. Normally, it is not so...
#Hacker #Internet #Hillary Clinton #Secrecy #Nsa

Aaron Stipkovich

All About Miles

In response, here's the truth about Miles Copeland

  AUGUST 18, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN STIPKO LIVE  

  AND Magazine  

The psychological damage done to him due to this fluke is unknown...

Miles is difficult. He angers many. His methods are unorthodox, but he'll argue they are "simple and logical." He games out the most mundane processes...
#Miles Copeland #Cia #Police #Oss #Friendship

Aaron Stipkovich

Saudi 41 Year Debt Secret

Do-or-die deal that reshaped US.-Saudi relations for years

  JULY 13, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

  AND Magazine  

The untold story behind Saudi Arabias 41-year debt to US

It was July 1974. A steady predawn drizzle had given way to overcast skies when William Simon, newly appointed U.S. Treasury secretary, and his...
#Saudi Arabia #Us Treasury #Salomon Brothers #Debt #Oil

Aaron Stipkovich

Deadly Moderate Iran

Moderate Iran is killing Americans

  JULY 4, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN UNITED STATES OF COMMON SENSE  

  AND Magazine  

No matter how the White House spins it, Iran remains the world’s terror master.

Ever since Jimmy Carter’s back channel communications with Ayatollah Khomeinei American politicians on the left have attempted to paint the radical...
#Iran #Jimmy Carter #Islam #War #Iraq

Aaron Stipkovich

Just Ban Everything

A Problem Government Cannot Solve

  JUNE 21, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE RIGHT  

  AND Magazine  

Laws banning murder haven't stopped murder. Laws banning drug use haven't stopped drug use.

In the wake of the terrorist attack at a gay club in Orlando, the Democrat Party has mobilized, calling for more gun control. They point the finger...
#Orlando #Watch List #Terrorist #Second Amendment #Guns

Robert Cleveland

the 9/11 Conspiracy

Conspiracy theories won’t keep us safe. Vigilance will.

  JUNE 10, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN UNITED STATES OF COMMON SENSE  

  AND Magazine  

If the fault for 9/11 lies with our leaders, then it lies with us -- since we elect them.

Conspiracy theories are comforting in some strange way. In a “shades of gray” world they hold out the prospect that there is some simple, black...
#911 #Terrorist #Isis #Jfk #Conspiracy

Charles Faddis

Iraq Prediction

A hindsight perspective on Iraq War. Do you agree?

  MAY 2, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT  

  AND Magazine  

The conquest of Iraq is only the beginning I predicted.

Dear AND Magazine reader, I thought you might be interested in a column I did on the first day of the 2003 Iraq War. I was almost alone in my...
#George Bush #Iraq #Terrorism #Wmd #Anti-american

John Sammon

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Divisive Discrimination

Talking about bigotry is still controversial.

  MARCH 10, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE INDEPENDENT  

  AND Magazine  

When Moses declared that his people weren’t taking that any more, that was divisive.

According to Marco Rubio, discrimination isn't what sets Americans at each others' throats, it's talking about discrimination that causes conflict. ...
#Bigotry #Muslims #Marco Rubio #Divisiveness #Discrimination

Fraser Sherman

Islam's not a Religion?

That's the new anti-First Amendment argument.

  FEBRUARY 1, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT  

  AND Magazine  

Religions fighting for government power never works out well for anyone except the winner.

As I've mentioned before, some Christian conservatives think the only purpose...
#Government #Religion #Islam #First Amendment #Rick Santorum

Fraser Sherman

World War What?

When Foreign Policy Gets Bad, The End's The Answer

  DECEMBER 13, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE INDEPENDENT  

  AND Magazine  

Foreign Policy analysts remind us that the next World War will be fought with sticks and stones.

Foreign Policy analysts remind us that the next World War will be fought with sticks and stones. What they're referring to is Nuclear War. It's a...
#World War #Nuclear War #Deterrent #Terrorism #War Of Crazy Lone Gunmen

Patrick Halliday

Of Ahab & Jezebel, Redux

Or, a 21st Century Case of Penis Envy

  OCTOBER 22, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN FOREIGN POLICY  

  AND Magazine  

With or without some fly on Hitler's wall, you can bet the Mufti wasn't wearing a yarmulka.

All Americans are familiar with these three historical characters addressed herein: Adolf (yes, that odious freak), Ahab (flawed but eminently...
#Palestinians #Mufti #Mena #Ahab #Hatred

J B Pravda

Have We Forgotten

The US has gone from fighting terror to funding it.

  SEPTEMBER 12, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE RIGHT  

  AND Magazine  

We must stand strong. We must never forget.

I will never forget the morning of September 11, 2001. Waking up that morning, getting ready to go to work, and the world just seemed to stop as we...
#September 11 #Iran Deal #Obama #Isis

Robert Cleveland

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