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Sarah Lazare, staff writer
The Obama administration has admitted that it is relaxing its standards for avoiding civilian deaths when it comes to ongoing air bombardments on Iraq and Syria. Yahoo News reported Tuesday that Caitlin Hayden, a spokesperson for the National Security Council, told the news outlet that a standard imposed last year by President Obama, which...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Nestlè is the target of an ongoing boycott because of what groups say are dangerous and deceptive marketing tactics. (Photo: Velo Denz/flickr/cc)
In the late seventies, baby formula salesman Syed Aamir Raza, who was from...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Pro-democracy movement leaders say that if their demands are not met, they will move to take over government buildings
Leaders of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong on Wednesday used China's...

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Our perpetual war grows ever more appalling, with U.S. airstrikes against ISIS costing over $1 billion a month even as a mounting consensus finds those strikes politically and morally indefensible. With Obama now having bombed seven Muslim countries in the name of a "moral imperative," many Muslims feel caught in the middle. Some have declared #Not In My Name. Others are rejecting collective guilt with wry #Muslimapologies: "Sorry for saying may peace be upon you every time we greet someone."