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Another African State Falls to Islamist Extremists

Photo courtesy of Times of London   Mali is a landlocked country (a former French colony) on the west coast of Africa; it’s primary claim to fame is that it is the location of the fabled city of Timbuktu. It also has a lot of gold. It shares a border with Algeria, Côte d’Ivoire and…
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R-E-S-P-E-C-T?

    Over the weekend, more news came in from around the Middle East/North Africa. Protests and riots in Afghanistan, Sudan, Pakistan, Indonesia and Lebanon . The current administration would have us believe that this was all sparked by a single 13 minute, incredibly bad “movie.” U.S. Ambassador to the UN, Susan Rice has stated…
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