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Jon Queally, staff writer
Violence against children is a global epidemic in which a young person is killed by violent conflict every five minutes, according to a new study released Tuesday by U.K. branch of UNICEF. The global assessment—titled “ Children in Danger: Act to End Violence Against Children” —reveals that an estimated 345 children under the age of twenty-years-...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The Ukraine Army, backed by both the U.S. and NATO throughout its military...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Clearing Russia from presumed involvement in the downing of Malaysian Airlines...

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In a stunning indictment of the Gaza assault as the act of a savage nation, its own president has proclaimed Israel a "sick society" incapable of empathy or dialogue. In a conference speech, President Reuven Rivlin suggested Israel has forgotten not just how to be Jews, but "how to be decent human beings." For (further) evidence, video of Israeli soldiers arresting a mute, disabled boy for possibly throwing a stone as Israeli settlers cheer. This makes us sick.