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Jewish Extremists Set Fire to a Catholic Church in Israel!

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A Catholic church in northern Israel, said to be the site of Jesus’s feeding the 5,000, caught fire Thursday in what authorities say was a crime by Jewish extremists. The Church of the Multiplication of Loaves and Fishes is located

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How the Iranian Nuclear Deal Will Go Down Over the Next Two Weeks

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Watching the Iran nuclear deal get negotiated is like watching someone try to haggle at Target. It doesn’t work. The latest ridiculousness comes courtesy of Secretary of State John Kerry. Breitbart reports: “Until now, a sticking point in the deal was

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Israel Makes Cartoon about Gaza – Liberal Heads Explode!

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We love Israel here at Eagle Rising. No, not in some weird cult worship way, but simply because they are the only Western democracy in the Middle East. They share our values, many of our beliefs and while they may

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South Sudan is in a World of Hurt

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South Sudan is the world’s most fragile state in 2015, according to an index released by the Fund For Peace (FFP) Wednesday. FFP, a nonprofit based in Washington D.C., analyzed 12 indicators related to a state’s social, economic and political climate in determining fragility, in

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Adam Johnson Tries to Argue GOP 'Chicken Hawks' Are Cowards, Then Forgets How to Argue

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Adam Johnson wrote a pice for Alternet, which was reprinted on Salon.com, in which he trashes the top five Republican “Chicken Hawks.” For the uninitiated, a chicken hawk is someone who has himself never served in the military, but is “eager

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President Obama Ignores the Prime Minister of Iraq in an Embarassing Moment

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President Barack Obama appeared to snub Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on a park bench at the G-7 summit Monday. A video shows Obama cozying up with Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi. Abadi walks

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President Obama Meets with German Chancellor Merkel and Delivers Speech at Bavarian Biergarten in Germany

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  President Obama met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel before the start of the upcoming G-7 Summit. The President delivered a warm and gracious speech in which he thanked the German people for their kindness and friendship. The speech remembered

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GOP Trashes Rand Paul for Telling the Truth About ISIS

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The conservative media and other GOP presidential contenders are beating up on Rand Paul for telling the truth about ISIS. Breitbart’s saying that Paul has “joined the left” in “blaming the GOP” for ISIS’s existence. Rick Santorum compared Paul to

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Rand Paul Says GOP Hawks Have Helped ISIS Grow Stronger

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With words closely echoing his father’s foreign policy concerns, Rand Paul has said that the GOP penchant for making war has actually created the current ISIS crisis: In an interview on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Paul was asked about the criticism

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ISIS Takes Palmyra, One of World's Oldest Cities, Now Rules Half of Syria

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Earlier this week White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest told us not to worry – the war against ISIS was going just fine and these things simply take a while to play out. JONATHAN KARL: On the overall track record

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Asking If Someone Would Have Invaded Iraq Is Stupid

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Can We Call It A Day With The ‘Knowing What We Know Now, Would You Have Invaded Iraq’ Question? “Knowing what we know now, would you have authorized the Iraq war?” That is the ludicrous question we’re being treated to

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Pope Francis Needs to Leave Politics Alone

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“Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. The things we say can be interpreted in a multitude of ways, and the importance of communicating effectively grows in proportion to one’s position

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