Jon Queally, staff writer
Hours after the U.S. State Department on Thursday claimed (though failed to describe) new evidence that Russia's military was both increasing the flow of arms to rebel fighters in eastern Ukraine and firing artillery at Ukrainian Army positions across its border, Chairman of the U.S. Joint...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Large-scale protests against the ongoing blockade and bombardment of the Gaza...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Congressman Paul Ryan. (Photo: Flickr / Creative Commons/ Paul Ryan)
Congressman Paul Ryan's (R - Wisc.) new vision for how the Republican Party...

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The carnage goes on in Gaza. Over 500 now dead. The devastation has sparked fury, with hundreds of thousands protesting around the world, Nobel laureates and other public figures demanding an arms embargo against Israel, and an emergency meeting by the U.N. Security Council just announced. Still, the sheer scope of the horror can also numb us into a sort of moral fatigue. Two individual stories of random life and death to make and keep it real: The little boy on the front, brought into Gaza...

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