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#SnapshotsOfExile: Covering the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Changing Planet<p>What does war look like? Protests. Prison cells. Checkpoints. Armed men. Flattened houses. Smoke. Parents holding the bodies of their lifeless children. Entire cities made of dusty tents. Barefoot children selling flowers. Long lines in front of embassies. Black dinghies dotted with …

Donald Trump says illegal immigrants 'have to go' during NBC interview

Donald Trump,US elections 2016,US politics,Republicans,US news,US immigration,US domestic policy,Mexico,Americas,World news<p>Republican presidential candidate appears on Meet the Press and tells Chuck Todd ‘we have to make a whole new set of standards’ for immigration<p>Donald Trump has fired another …

Black Lives Matter Activists, Including Nancy Pelosi Staffer, Shut Down D.C. Highway During Protest

Black Lives Matter activists, including Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s press assistant, reportedly shut down a Washington, D.C., interstate highway Saturday afternoon.<p>Taylor Griffin, who according to her LinkedIn profile is a press assistant in the Democratic congresswoman’s office, tweeted photos …

Know your history: Understanding racism in the US | Black History

There will never be an acceptable explanation for what happened between Michael Brown and Darren Wilson in Ferguson but we will never fully grasp <i>why</i> the stage was set for such an encounter unless we know American history.<p>We cannot fully comprehend why Dylan Roof murdered nine parishioners at …

Lion Killer vs. Abortionist: Same or Different? | Scott Ott Thought

Donald Trump Or Donald Chump? Real Republican or Not? | ZoNation

Hey Bernie Sanders. I'll Let You Finish, but #BlackLivesMatter.

Clinton touts $350B college affordability plan, faces stiff opposition

Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton announced a $350 billion plan Monday to make college more affordable, calling for a “new college compact” designed to reduce the growing burden of student debt.<p>However, the plan faces a difficult sell to both liberal Democrats and Republicans, …

Why the Fox Debate is taking hits from Donald Trump’s fans

The attacks by Donald Trump and his followers on the Fox News debate have raised a really important question:<p>What, exactly, is the role of moderators in a presidential debate?<p>Or to take a broader view: What is the role of journalists, period?<p>Many in the mainstream media, including such luminaries …

State of emergency issued in St. Louis County, Mo.

St. Louis County, Mo. has issued a state of emergency following a spate of violence amid protests marking the one-year anniversary of the death of Michael Brown.<p>“In light of last night’s violence and unrest in the City of Ferguson, and the potential for harm to persons and property, I am exercising …

New step in Trump's feud with Fox News; Clinton weighs in

Trump and Fox News, one of the most powerful voices in Republican and conservative circles, have been in a bitter feud since last week's presidential debate. While he leads recent polls, the former reality television star has drawn heated criticism from many in his own party for saying Fox …

Fox News Host Dana Perino Accuses Eric Bolling Of Defending Trump Just To Get On ‘The Apprentice’ [Video]

Playing the <i>Celebrity Apprentice</i> card, Dana Perino uncharacteristically slammed her Fox News co-host Eric Bolling for his defense of Donald Trump’s …

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5 Things Highly Successful People Do Every Monday

Monday can totally feel like a drag. You just had a great weekend of fun and play, and now it’s back to the work week. Even those who love their job …

A breathtaking image by NASA: Moon crossing the Earth

This is another amazing image from NASA. The moon was crossing between their camera and the Earth and was illuminated by the sun.A NASA camera aboard …

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I like unmodified or untouched up pictures, if you need to fix it maybe you should take another picture of it instead, keep it real and natural! In …

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