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Mass death sentences sign of Egypt decay

Mass death sentences sign of Egypt decay

By Hassan Bleibel 04/05/2014 10:43

The recent mass death sentences handed down to Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood members and supporters is a sign of “decay” in the country ruled by a junta, a political activist tells Press TV.

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Beyond Donald Sterling: Racism from Redskins to drone strikes

Beyond Donald Sterling: Racism from Redskins to drone strikes

By Bado 03/05/2014 17:23

The hypocrisy of race discourse in the US is breathtaking. A week after Cliven Bundy, the white supremacist rancher in Nevada, voiced his views on slavery and the current plight of urban-based black communities that many white Americans either believe or have considered, the public is now collectively outraged by the silly, racist comments of NBA massa Donald Sterling.

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Obama assails GOP after minimum wage vote

Obama assails GOP after minimum wage vote

By Chan Lowe 03/05/2014 17:18

US President Barack Obama and his party have harshly criticized Senate Republicans for their decision on Wednesday to block a measure by Democrats to raise the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10 an hour.

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In the long run, wars make us safer and richer

In the long run, wars make us safer and richer

By Niño Jose Heredia 30/04/2014 10:27

The cycle that Britain experienced may be in store for the US as well, unless Washington embraces its role as the only possible globocop in an increasingly unstable world — a world with far deadlier weapons than Britain could have imagined a century ago

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Johnny Clegg On South Africa, Post-Mandela

Johnny Clegg On South Africa, Post-Mandela

By Hassan Bleibel 30/04/2014 09:32

Johnny Clegg‘s song “Asimbonanga” resurfaced after the death of Nelson Mandela last year, being widely shared online. The song was an anti-apartheid anthem, calling for the release of Mandela when he was jailed. Mandela would later join him on stage for the performance of the song.

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