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  1. ToothlessPART II: When the Lapdogs Got TeethRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | American Reporter

    In May 2004, the New York Times , while claiming it was aggressive in pursuing stories about the Bush-Cheney Administration, slipped in an apology for acting more as the mouthpiece for politicians than as a watchdog for society. Part of the problem, the Times acknowledged, was that "Editors at several levels who should have been challenging reporters and pressing for more skepticism were perhaps too intent on rushing scoops into the paper."

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  2. Upturned Lives: The Disproportionate Impact of France's State of EmergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Amnesty International USA

    Heavy-handed emergency measures, including late night house raids and assigned residence orders, have trampled on the rights of hundreds of men, women and children, leaving them traumatized and stigmatized, according to a new briefing released by Amnesty International today ahead of Friday's French parliamentary debate on entrenching emergency measures in the constitution. Upturned Lives: The Disproportionate Impact of France's State of Emergency details how, since the state of emergency was declared shortly after the November 13, 2015 Paris attacks, more than 3,242 house searches have been conducted and more than 400 assigned residence orders imposed.

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  3. Canada's cinematic best comes to CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Canada.com

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  4. Muslims Dismiss Obama's Mosque Visit as #TooLateObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | TIME.com

    Jimmy Carter Calls Campaign Finance Rules 'Legal Bribery' Why Obama Is Underplaying a Major Accomplishment Obama Will Visit a Mosque for the First Time as President Obama's speech in Maryland condemned anti-Muslim rhetoric, following proposals by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump to ban Muslims from entering the country. "We have to reject a politics that seeks to manipulate prejudice or bias and targets people because of religion," Obama said.

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  5. Omar Khadr's lawyer keynote at student law conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Castanet.net

    Dennis Edney, the lawyer best known for defending Omar Khadr, is one of several high-profile participants in the annual law students conference this week. Keeping it Civil: Exploring Civil Liberties and the Charter in Canada addresses the theme of rights and freedoms in Canada from a legal perspective.

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  6. Berkeley County Council to consider stand against Gitmo detaineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Post and Courier

    Berkeley County Council is set to sign a resolution Monday opposing the closing of the Guantanamo Bay detention camp and the transfer of detainees to the Naval Brig in Hanahan. County Supervisor Bill Peagler cited two reasons why he plans to introduce a resolution at Monday's special council meeting: “The safety of the people of Berkeley County and the safety of the economy of Berkeley County.” “Closing the Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility and relocating the terrorists to the Consolidated Naval Brig Charleston in Berkeley County would place our people and our economy in great danger,” he said in a statement.

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  7. Representative Mike Pompeo (R-KS) To Address Rising Concerns About Foreign Policy at CPAC 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The American Conservative Union

    "Conservatives agree that America's standing in the world deteriorated after almost 8 years of President Obama's 'lead from behind' approach to foreign affairs," said American Conservative Union Chairman Matt Schlapp. "Also, President Ronald Reagan's 'Peace Through Strength' approach proved that a robust economy at home is a critical component of an effective foreign policy.

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  8. Foreign Edition Podcast: Stephens and Kissel talk about Ron Paul's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    This week on Foreign Edition, Bret Stephens and Mary Kissel talk about the end of the Libertarian moment and Britain's ambivalent European identity.

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  9. On Native GroundIT Can't Be Denied: the U.S. is Guilty of TortureRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | American Reporter

    A cursory glance at the executive summary of a heavily-censored, 6,700-page report of a U.S. Senate investigation into the CIA's Detention and Interrogation Program leads one to an inescapable conclusion: The use of torture in the years since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks is as bad as we imagined.

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  10. Ar Editorial13 Years Later, U.S. Trials of 9/11 Suspects are Still in LimboRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2014 | American Reporter

    It seems the U.S. Government is doing everything in its power to keep the trials of suspected 9/11 terrorists held at Guantanamo Bay from ever taking place. They are doing it by repeated violations of defendants' human rights that may eventually ensure a general mistrial.

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  11. On Native GroundMARGARET Thatcher: the Godmother of AusterityRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2013 | American Reporter

    There's a reason why celebrations broke out around Great Britain to mark the death of Margaret Thatcher. There are only a handful of people in the history of the 20th Century who have wreaked as much havoc as she.

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  12. On Native GroundA Stealth Repeal of the Bill of RightsRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2011 | American Reporter

    On the 225th anniversary of the ratification of the Bill of Rights, the U.S. Senate voted to ratify a bill that will destroy many of our civil liberties. And President Barrack Obama, who quickly signed it, will go down in history as the President who gave the U.S. military the right to detain any citizen deemed as a threat to national security, and do so without due process.

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  13. Ghana Catholic Bishops: Ex-Gitmo Prisoners Are - Time-Bombs' - " - Send These Men Back'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Cybercast News Service

    In reference to two former Guantanamo Bay prisoners who were transferred to Ghana in West Africa, the Catholic Bishops' Conference there said it was a "wrong and dangerous" decision, that the two men were "not refugees but time-bombs" who clearly "pose a threat," and that the government should send them "back to wherever they came from." In a statement with the headline, "Accepting Former Guantanamo Bay Prisoners in Ghana: Wrong and Dangerous," the Bishops' Conference noted that the ex-Gitmo prisoner Mahmoud Omar Mohammed Bin Atef used to fight for Osama bin Laden, and the other ex-prisoner, Khalid Shayk Mohammed, had trained with Al Qaeda.

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  14. Congress Acts To Rein In Obama's Executive ActionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Daily Caller

    U.S. President Barack Obama smiles as he holds his end of the year news conference at the White House in Washington December 18, 2015. REUTERS/Carlos Barria The House Judiciary Committee passed a resolution Wednesday in an effort to rein in rampant executive overreach - a measure done largely in response to President Barack Obama's overuse of executive orders.

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  15. Sick Islamic State execution video shows Jihadi in wheelchair...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Daily Star

    The photographs appear to show a wheelchair-bound executioner with a rope round a prisoner in a Guantanamo Bay prison style orange jump suit. The images emerged on the same day as US Secretary of State John Kerry set his sights on crushing ISIS in Libya during a meeting of Western leaders in Rome.

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  16. Not a fan of Super Bowl? TV has other playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Star-Telegram.com

    If you don't care for Carolina or Coldplay, the Broncos or Beyonce, there's still a reason to turn on your TV on Sunday They have little enthusiasm for the big game - this year between the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos at 5:30 p.m. Sunday on CBS - and even less interest in enduring hours of pre-game hype. And even if they feel compelled to screen the expensive commercials , viewers can view most of them online, in advance, on YouTube's Super Bowl AdBlitz website.

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  17. Donald Trump Is Running as a Conservative RepublicanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Baseline Scenario

    This guest post was written by Lawrence Glickman, Professor of History at Cornell University . As the summer of Trump turned into a phenomenon for all seasons, the Donald's typical stump speech has grown into a bloated piece of performance art, lasting about one hour.

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  18. The US will spend some $1.8 billion for smart weaponry in the war against Daesh.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Al Bawaba

    The Pentagon will increase funding by more than 50 percent in 2017 for the war against Daesh, the U.S. defense chief said Tuesday. "We are accelerating the [anti-Daesh] campaign," Ash Carter told the Economic Club of Washington DC.

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  19. Obama Makes Inaugural Visit to US Mosque in Defense of Religious FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | ABC News

    President Obama will visit a U.S. mosque for the first time as president today, taking a stand for the constitutional right of religious freedom while also confronting the debate over Syrian refugees that has generated controversy during the Republican presidential campaign. The president will travel to Baltimore, where he will privately meet with American Muslim community leaders and deliver public remarks at the Islamic Society of Baltimore.

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  20. Fiscal water woes continue to dripRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    We've been water boarded. Don't believe me? Just check your recently mailed quarterly utilities invoice for Oct. 1, 2015 to Dec. 31, 2015.

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