Day: 06/12/2018

“Democratic Institutions?” – 10 Lessons from history that will destroy your trust in the CIA

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In the hysterical wake of the Trump-Putin Summit in Helsinki, President Donald Trump was roundly criticised in the media for taking the side of a “hostile state” over his own intelligen…

Source: “Democratic Institutions?” – 10 Lessons from history that will destroy your trust in the CIA

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Why NYU Must Support the Resolution on the Human Rights of Palestinians

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Our tuition is funding human rights violations — we must hold NYU accountable and put an end to this practice.

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How the World Failed Yemen

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The famine that is already devouring the lives of many innocent Yemenis was foreseen long ago.

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BOYCOTT, DIVESTMENT, SANCTIONS UPDATE

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For those unfamiliar with the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions Campaign (BDS), it is a Palestinian-led movement for freedom, justice and equality. It upholds the simple principle that Palestinians a…

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Jordan’s King Walks a Fine Line Between Domestic and International Demands

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Rising protest movements from nationalists and the economically aggrieved are pressuring Jordanian King Abdullah II to adopt policies that his foreign benefactors are sure to oppose.

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