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  1. Security Zones Being Used to Further Expand West Bank SettlementsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    "Land confiscated from Palestinians for the purpose of security buffer zones around illegal Israeli settlements in the West Bank is actually being utilized as "land reserves or for agriculture," according to an investigation by Israeli newspaper Haaretz." The buffer zones were originally created during the Second Intifada [Palestinian Uprising] reportedly as a way to curb attacks against illegal Israeli settlements in the West Bank.

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  2. Daesh/ ISIL Marked Women and Children for Death in Syria's KobaniRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    Armed militants believed to be members of Islamic State, also known as ISIS, deliberately targeted people they knew were civilians in a June 25, 2015, attack in and around the northern Syrian city of Kobani. Syrian Kurdish authorities and local human rights groups said that 233 to 262 civilians were killed and at least 273 wounded.

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  3. California's Drought Is Part of a Much Bigger Water Crisis. Here's What You Need to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Juan Cole

    Pretty much every state west of the Rockies has been facing a water shortage of one kind or another in recent years. California's is a severe, but relatively short-term, drought.

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  4. "He's Right, Williamson Merkel."Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    But Piketty, who penned the blockbuster 2013 book on income inequality Capital in the Twenty-First Century , slammed conservatives who favor the economic austerity measures Germany and France are demanding of Greece, saying they demonstrate a "shocking ignorance" of European history. "Look at the history of national debt: Great Britain, Germany, and France were all once in the situation of today's Greece, and in fact had been far more indebted," Piketty said.

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  5. Today's Civilian Victims In Yemen Will Be Ignored Because U.S. And Its Allies Are ResponsibleRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    In Fayoush, Yemen this morning, just outside of Aden, "a massive airstrike" hit a marketplace and killed at least 45 civilians, wounding another 50. Officials told the AP that "bodies were strewn about following the strike." The bombing was carried out by what is typically referred to as a "Saudi-led coalition"; it is rarely mentioned in Western media reports that the U.S. is providing very substantial support to this "Saudi-led" war in Yemen, now in its fifth month , which has repeatedly, recklessly killed Yemeni civilians .

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  6. Marco Rubio On CubaRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Impudent Observer

    M: So, Marco,your family is from Cuba so I assume that this topic is among those you understand very well. R: Let's not play liberal tricks, my grandparents hate Castro, my father hates Castro, my mother hates Castro, and so do I! R: Patience.

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  7. My Heart Is In The RingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Impudent Observer

    I have decided that the only hope for Republicans is to enter my name in the contest to win the Presidential nomination. Examine the facts: 1. I was not born in Africa.

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  8. Bernie draws another huge rally - attendees say it's because he's authenticRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Bernie Sanders drew yet another immense audience last night. Bangor Daily News reports that the crowd in Portland, Maine was between 8000 and 9000 strong.

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  9. Insomniacs' Venthole with James CordenRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    SPOILER WARNING: A late night gathering for non-serious palaver that does not speak of that night's show. Posting a spoiler will get you brollywhacked.

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  10. Are we the ones getting Trumped?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    As far as Trump analogies go, I find none more appropriate than Frankenstein's monster, only instead of being chased by the mob, he's chasing after them. An unleashed, ego-maniacal billionaire energized by the basest of the Republican base, Trump is the embodiment of the GOP's thirty-year rightward lurch and an absolute nightmare for the establishment...or so I thought.

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  11. Bernie spoke to Al Sharpton on MSNBC todayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Just before speaking to a large crowd in Portland, ME, Candidate Bernie Sanders spoke to Al Sharpton on MSNBC. He was asked about a variety of topics from economic issues, Jobs, Income Inequality, Billionaires, Millionaires, Progressive endorsements, and of course Hillary Clinton ... Al Sharpton also asked him especially about Issues in the Black Community and how he plans to improve his name recognition amongst African Americans.

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  12. Overnight News Digest: What's Next for Greece and the Eurozone EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Welcome to the Overnight News Digest with a crew consisting of founder Magnifico, current leader Neon Vincent, regular editors side pocket, maggiejean, wader, Doctor RJ, rfall, JML9999 and Man Oh Man with guest editors annetteboardman and Chitown Kev. Alumni editors include palantir, Patriot Daily News Clearinghouse, ek hornbeck, ScottyUrb, Interceptor7, BentLiberal, Oke and jlms qkw.

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  13. The Most Pathetic Anti-Hillary RopeGate Rant So FarRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    The right wing media and the beltway press has been buzzing all over Hillary Clinton's rope-a-dope with journalists from the 4th of July weekend. She had the audacity to put a barrier between them and her attempts at talking to average Americans.

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  14. How Can This Still Be Happening in Our World?Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | War Is A Crime

    "I'm going to create a Sanctuary, a place inside myself first where I tell the truth," says a character toward the end, as if telling the truth to others openly would be a difficult, second step to someday follow telling the truth to oneself. How many of them might it help to hear someone else tell the truth in a room of someone elses listening and appreciating? The log-in box below is only for bloggers.

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  15. "No! Maybe? Yes!" - Not Just a Transgender MemoirRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    My guest today is Grace Anne Stevens, trainer, speaker and author of No! Maybe? Yes! Living My Truth [Graceful Change Press, 2015]. GAS: Joan, thanks so much for inviting me to share with your readers.

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  16. Vietnamese Globe: Divided by War, United by Poetry and CompassionRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    When the plane was landing in Hanoi, I began to cry tears of joy to finally see my motherland and land of birth again. Later, I would realize that my tears were like the downpour of rain nearly every night that week of summer I was in Hanoi.

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  17. AZ-Sen: Kirkpatrick (D) Slams McCain's (R) "Some American Jobs Shouldn't Be Protected" RemarkRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    It's unclear which jobs McCain believes are worth tossing over the rail. But one thing is clear: When it comes to which candidate is right on jobs, Ann is miles ahead.

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  18. NV-Sen: Catherine Cortez Masto (D) Highlights How "Moderate" Joe Heck (R) Is Really A Tea PartierRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    As you may or may not know, Rep. Joe Heck has entered the race to succeed retiring Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid . Heck has been labeled as a "moderate" but former Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto disproves that: Congressman Heck just announced this morning that he's running for Senate here in Nevada.

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  19. Bernie Sanders 2016: July 19, 2015 Meet Up In Northen VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Volunteers have organized a Meet up in Northern Virginia that will take place on July 19, 2015 in Fredricksburg, Virginia.

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  20. Bernie Sanders is a Socialist. Repeat after me.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Bernie Sanders is a socialist and I appreciate him for it. From a policy perspective, I probably agree with Bernie more than most other members of Congress, but its not because I would describe myself as a socialist or a 'democratic socialist'.

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