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Officials Announce Long-Term Truce Agreement to End Attack on Gaza
Palestinians reportedly celebrating in the streets as President Abbas highlights pressing need to rebuild war-torn state
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The Fall and Rise of Investigative Journalism
From Asia to Africa to Latin America, muckrakers have corrupt officials and corporate cronies on the run
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UN Agency says Violence at Peak Levels as Israel Flattens High-Rises in Gaza
As destruction and deaths again mount, reports indicate delayed shipment of US weapons now on its way to Israel
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If Liberal Zionism Were Dead, What Actions Would That Imply?
On Sunday, the New York Times ran an opinion piece by Antony Lerman, a former director of the Institute for Jewish Policy Research, with the provocative title, " The End of Liberal Zionism ," which raised the question of whether "Liberal Zionism" - broadly speaking, the ideology that has animated...
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A Teacher in Kabul
Here in Kabul, one of my finest friends is Zekerullah, who has gone back to school in the 8th grade although he is an18-year old young man who has already had to learn far too many of life’s harsh lessons. Years ago and miles from here, when he was a child in the province of Bamiyan, and before he...
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Colonization by Bankruptcy: The High-stakes Chess Match for Argentina
If Argentina were in a high-stakes chess match, the country’s actions this week would be the equivalent of flipping over all the pieces on the board. – David Dayen , Fiscal Times, August 22, 2014 Argentina is playing hardball with the vulture funds, which have been trying to force it into an...
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Officials Warn of Possible Second Outbreak as Ebola Confirmed in Fifth Country
Japan awaits green light to supply untested drug as report from the World Health Organization highlights factors that have led to underestimated epidemic
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Greece’s Pirate Public Broadcaster Perseveres ‘After the Black’
The ERT3 news bulletin goes out from their studio in Thessaloniki at 10 p.m. every night. For around an hour, news from Greece, Europe and the world are covered. The anchor fields live interviews, both in the studio and over the phone or Skype. It’s just like any other major news channel, anywhere...
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WaPo: Governments Exploit Cell Phone Technology to Track Users Worldwide
Investigation shows "the burgeoning, multibillion-dollar surveillance industry makes advanced spying technology available worldwide."
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Elevated Rates of Thyroid Cancer Found in Fukushima Youth
Over 100 Fukushima youth diagnosed with definitive or suspected thyroid gland cancer
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