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  1. The '90s were absolute hell: Remembering the decade when the fringe went berserkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Salon

    When President George H. W. Bush launched Operation Desert Storm with the backing of the UN Security Council to oust Saddam Hussein from Kuwait in 1991, another antiwar movement was born. Even before the war began, some students and Vietnam veterans organized marches in Boston, Boulder, Missoula, Minneapolis, Ann Arbor, and San Francisco protesting the stationing of American troops in the Persian Gulf.

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  2. Obama's Media Defenders Growing Nervous About ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    Charting President Obama's relationship with the media that passively-aggressively adores him is tricky. More than once, he's seemingly angered or dismayed them enough to trigger a paradigm shift, only to have the paradigm slip right back to the usual worship of a titan striding across history.

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  3. ISIS Is About To Destroy Another Ancient CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Refinery 29

    As Islamic State militants have taken control of cities throughout the Middle East, they've demolished countless priceless artifacts from ancient civilizations. Now, the group has taken the city of Palmyra in Syria, one of the most beautiful and significant historic sites in the world, with startlingly intact ruins dating back to the Roman times - and there are very real worries they'll destroy it.

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  4. A look at Palmyra, the historic Syrian town captured by ISRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    This file photo released on Sunday, May 17, 2015, by the Syrian official news agency SANA shows the general view of the ancient Roman city of Palmyra, northeast of Damascus, Syria. Members of the Islamic State group have captured the ancient town raising fears that the extremists will destroy its archaeological sites that have stood for two millennia.

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  5. Oil edges downRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Business World

    Oil prices edged down on Friday after rising more than 2 percent in the previous session, buoyed by lower U.S. crude inventories and geopolitical tension in the Middle East. U.S. crude futures are in their longest winning streak since records began in 1983, helped by a drop in crude and product stockpiles last week, reflecting better demand in the world's largest oil consumer.

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  6. Youth unemployment rises in post-Arab Spring chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Daily Star

    KITTEH, Jordan: Fawziyeh Sharif and dozens of other young women who make jeans for the U.S. market in a factory in this village in northern Jordan consider themselves lucky even though they spend 48 hours a week bent over sewing machines for minimum wage. Sharif, 24, landed her first-ever job when the Ivory Garments Factory opened last year and created employment in an area where options had largely been limited to men joining the army and women staying home.

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  7. Oil edges down but WTI set for record 10th week of gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Reuters

    Oil prices steadied on Friday as worries over the impact on crude supplies of war in the Middle East were balanced by reports of profit-taking ahead of a long weekend. Monday, May 25 is Memorial Day in the United States and a public holiday in much of Europe, closing many markets.

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  8. On World Day, UN warns global cultural diversity - under attack'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    As the planet's cultural diversity comes under continued attack from militant groups espousing virulent forms of intolerance, the international community must fight back through openness and acceptance of the world's myriad traditions, the United Nations cultural agency declared on Thursday. In a statement marking the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, Irina Bokova, Director-General of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization , reiterated the importance of cultural diversity as humanitys shared heritage, adding that it holds the promise of renewal and dynamism, and an engine of innovation and development.

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  9. Mideast youth unemployment rises amid post-Arab Spring chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | WRAL.com

    Sharif, 24, landed her first-ever job when the Ivory Garments Factory opened last year and created employment in an area where options had largely been limited to men joining the army and women staying home. Sharif said the job boosted her confidence and that she hopes to work her way up to section supervisor.

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  10. Mideast youth unemployment rises amid post-Arab Spring chaosAP...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | TheCourier.com

    Fawziyeh Sharif and dozens of other young women who make jeans for the U.S. market in a factory in this village in northern Jordan consider themselves lucky - even though they spend 48 hours a week bent over sewing machines for minimum wage.

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  11. Bad Time In IraqRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | The Impudent Observer

    Day after day, month after month, the same old story emerges from Iraq. The so-called, "Iraq army" sits tight in its defensive position awaiting an attack from ISIS forces.

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  12. The destruction of an Assyrian palaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | OUPblog

    In March 2015, ISIS released a video depicting the demolition of one of the most important surviving monuments from the Assyrian empire, the palace of Ashurnasirpal in the ancient city of Nimrud. As archaeologists, we are all too familiar with destruction.

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  13. The 10-Point: Gerard Baker on Islamic State, M&A in the U.S., the Venezuela Drugs Probe and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

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  14. MomentumCONSTRUCTIVE DESTRUCTIONRead the original story

    May 17, 2015 | American Reporter

    I'm sad about the state of the world economy - yet happy that the shop 'til you drop mentality is over. The men and women that I work with were sacrificing their lives while we went about accumulating more stuff from Wal-Mart that we didn't really need.

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  15. ISIS leader purportedly remerges in audioRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | The Hill

    The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria on Thursday released an audio message purportedly from its leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, amid reports he had been injured or even incapacitated. If confirmed as legit, the recording represents al-Baghdadi's reemergence after more than five months and after reports he may have been injured in U.S.-led airstrikes earlier this year.

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  16. MomentumCONSTRUCTIVE DESTRUCTIONRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | American Reporter

    I'm sad about the state of the world economy - yet happy that the shop 'til you drop mentality is over. The men and women that I work with were sacrificing their lives while we went about accumulating more stuff from Wal-Mart that we didn't really need.

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  17. ISIS: Former US Marine sets up GoFundMe page to fund his...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Philip Bonnie, who fought for the 2nd Battalion of the 6th Marines in Fallujah, Iraq, in 2007, is trying to raise 7,000 for plane tickets and equipment to join Kurd forces fighting against the terror group A former US Marine has set up a Gofundme page so he can travel to the Middle East and 'hunt' ISIS killers. Philip Bonnie, who fought for the 2nd Battalion of the 6th Marines in Fallujah, Iraq, in 2007, is trying to raise 7,000 for plane tickets and equipment to join Kurd forces fighting against the terror group.

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  18. Powerless passports and vicious visas: where do your papers rank in the Middle East?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Image 1 of 12: With the worst passport in the Middle East, and second worst in the world after Afghanistan, Iraqis can only get into 31 countries without a visa. So unless you want to travel to Yemen, Ecuador or remote islands in the Pacific, papers from Iraq will probably end up being more of a hindrance than a help.

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  19. Jeb On IraqRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | The Impudent Observer

    Jeb Bush wants one and all to know that he is proud of his brother, his father, Don Rumsfeld, Dick Cheney and all the others who gave us the Iraq war. OK, he does admit there were a few mistakes which should give assurance to those who lost sons, daughters, brothers, and parents in this war without end.

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  20. Saudi Arabia's King Salman to miss US summit hosted by ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia will not attend a landmark summit hosted by President Barack Obama. Washington: Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia will not attend a landmark summit hosted by President Barack Obama.

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