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Was Gareth Cliff right about Israel?

Independent radio host Gareth Cliff recently came under fire for comments he made disputing the popular narrative that Israel without provocation …

Israel

2GO Together

Track your packages in the Philippines anytime, anywhere.<p>Find out what time a package or parcel arrived at destination plus all the shipping details …

Philippines

Saudi Arabia's Prince Bids For Global Tech Leadership, But There Are Major Hurdles On The Way

Saudi Arabia these days is a country in upheaval. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is on a mission to fast-forward the conservative kingdom into a modern economy, and he’s pushing technology as a key enabler and driver of the transformation.<p>His ambitious blueprint for reform, called Vision 2030, …

Saudi Arabia

Death in the sun: Australia's 88-day law leaves backpackers exploited and exposed

Martin Hand knew something was wrong as he watched a fellow backpacker stagger down the road in the searing heat of a Queensland summer.<p>Hand, a British traveller, had been picking pumpkins on a farm near Ayr, a small country town 10km (6 miles) from the coast, along with other young backpackers …

Australia

Hamas Leader In Gaza Yahya Sinwar: Our People Took Off Their Military Uniforms And Joined The Marches; They Have Imposed Their Agenda Upon The Whole World; We Decided To Turn The Bodies Of Our Women And Children Into A Dam Blocking Arab Collapse

<i>Hamas leader in Gaza Yahya Sinwar emphasized in a May 16 interview with Al-Jazeera TV that although Hamas has chosen the "wonderful and civilized"</i> …

The three crises of liberal democracy

Over the past few years, I have frequently been reminded of David Foster Wallace’s commencement address at Kenyon College in 2005. Wallace began with the story of two fish swimming together, when an older fish swims by and says “Morning boys, how’s the water?” After the old fish swims away, one …

Political Science

With Snap ‘Yes’ in Oval Office, Trump Gambles on North Korea

WASHINGTON — Summoned to the Oval Office on the spur of the moment, the South Korean envoy found himself face to face with President Trump one afternoon last week at what he thought might be a hinge moment in history.<p>Chung Eui-yong had come to the White House bearing an invitation. But he opened …

North Korea

Tolstoy's Christian Non-Resistance

Leo Tolstoy is best known as among history’s greatest novelists, authoring monuments of literary fiction such as <i>War and Peace</i> and <i>Anna Karenina</i>; yet …

Economics

Finally, a President Who Looks at Jerusalem Logically

It’s just too bad Trump left out one important detail.<p>President Trump was correct when he said Wednesday that recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital is “nothing more nor less than a recognition of reality—it is also the right thing to do.” In fact, the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as …

Israel

Before of the Crusades: 350 - 1095

Launched by Pope Urban II at the Council of Clermont in 1095, the First Crusade was the most successful. Urban gave a dramatic speech urging …

11/24 Links Pt2: UM Students Behind Anti-Israel Resolution: ‘Jews Are Not a Nation’; Phillips: Worried about Jew-baiters? Give it straight back to them

From Ian:<br>Melanie Phillips: Worried about Jew-baiters? Give it straight back to them<br>In the Diaspora, people are aghast at rampant antisemitism and …

The malevolent guest at London’s Balfour dinner

When Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn refused to attend this week’s dinner in London to mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration, a dinner to …

We Can’t Stop Fighting Over the Words That Helped Create Israel

Benjamin Netanyahu is about to celebrate the centenary of the Balfour Declaration, but it was part of a double-dealing plot that also promised …

How ISIS Wives Helped Their Husbands Rape Yazidi Sex Slaves

DOHUK, IRAQI KURDISTAN - Seeham Haji Khudayda, a 22-year-old Yazidi woman from northern Sinjar, was sold seven times during her ISIS captivity. Like …

Voluntary euthanasia is a threshold moment for Australia, and one we should not cross

One of the inevitable aspects of debates about euthanasia is the reluctance on the part of advocates to confront the essence of what they propose. In …

Gmail: Everything you need to know

With over a billion monthly active users, Gmail is one of the most popular email clients around. The service has come a long way from its inception …

How to Set the F-Stop on a Camera for Any Photo

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned. The f-stop, or aperture, is one of …

Was the First Crusade really a war against Islam?

It is widely believed that the Crusades were a clash of civilisations. But a closer examination, writes <b>Nicholas Morton</b>, reveals a complexity that has …

7 Easy-to-Remember Steps for Taking Better Photos With Any Camera

Regardless of whether you take photos with your smartphone, a medium format camera or something in between, there are some essential photography tips …

America’s lopsided recovery: Study shows pockets of economic prosperity, leaving millions behind

When it comes to economic prosperity in America, a rising tide does not lift all boats.<p>Looking at national statistics, the U.S. economy has bounced …

Make This Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala ASAP

I didn't think chicken tikka masala could really get much better, but then I remembered my fall-time best friend: the slow cooker.

5 Tricks That Make Your Slow Cooker Even More Useful, If That's Even Possible

The slow cooker is a magical device. Put a couple ingredients in it, turn it on, leave for work and return to a fully cooked, flavorful and tender meal. You can make everything from French onion soup to carne asada nachos in your slow cooker, but its almost mystical powers don't stop at dinner. You …

Asian Pork Ribs

Slow cooker method:<p>Cook, Auto/Low 8 hrs<p>Preheat the slow cooker, if required. Chop the rack into ribs and put them in the slow cooker. Season with …

Easy Slow Cooker Sweet Chicken

Crock Pot Recipe Contest / Home / Easy Slow Cooker Sweet Chicken<p>Print Friendly Version Log in to bookmark!<p>Photo by: …

The Best Crockpot Beef Stew

Beef stew has to be one of my <b>ultimate comfort foods</b>, especially during the winter months. And what goes better with <i>Sunday football</i> than a big ole’ …

9 Mexican Recipes Perfect for the Slow Cooker - Chowhound

Between the quick hustle of the food truck and the casual fun of make-your-own taco get togethers, it’s easy to forget that the process behind making …

Slow Cooker Spicy Chicken Soup

Shares 2.0K<p>I’ve been a bit under-the-weather this week with the sniffles and a cough. If you follow me on Instagram you saw the other day my new …

"Eyes Closed" Slow Cooker Pot Roast Recipe

We are enjoying the second week of summer vacation in our house. I love having the kids home with me. I sometimes feel like I "lose" them during the …

Orange-Apricot Pork Chops in the CrockPot

I made pork chops last night, and packed them up for my friend, Stephanie, and family. She has a 9 and 13 year-old in the house, and is always up for …

Understanding Manual Mode of a DSLR Camera

One of the scariest things for every new photographer is the moment when you pick up your new DSLR camera and turn it to manual mode.It is safe to …