Thalif Deen
UNITED NATIONS - As the death toll in Gaza keeps climbing – and charges of alleged war crimes against Israel keep mounting – the most powerful political body at the United Nations remains ineffective, impotent and in a state of near paralysis....
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
One day after the U.S. government accused Russia of betraying a signature...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Brazilian farmers say their GMO corn is no longer resistant to pests, Reuters...

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It's hard to find any scrap of hope in Gaza. Perhaps just this: The number of righteous, including Jews, who are bearing witness, and vowing to bring justice to the Palestinian people. Rejecting the hoary old claim the violence is "for us, for our ancestors, for our children," Jews are refusing, occupying, hauntingly reading the mourners' Kaddish over Gaza's dead and vowing to end the "inhuman wilderness" they are seeing. It's not much, but it's something. In the name of all the innocents lost...

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