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Indicted! Rick Perry and Abuse of Power

Texas Governor Rick Perry has been indicted this afternoon on charges of abuse of power. The basic facts of the case appear not to be in dispute.   What Happened Travis County DA Rosemary Lehmberg pled guilty to DWI and served 45 days in jail. After serving her jail sentence,...

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Lebanese Civil War: Israeli-Palestinian Conflict – Part Nineteen

During the 1970’s, after Palestinian groups were expelled from Jordan, the PLO was effectively an umbrella group of eight organizations headquartered in Damascus and Beirut. All were devoted to armed resistance to either Zionism or Israeli occupation, using methods which included direct clashing and guerrilla warfare against Israel. After Black...

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Fast and Furious: Obama Fits Where?

  On October 26th, 2009, Department of Justice officials met to discuss the mounting violence in Mexico. They decided to change their current strategy, and aimed to eliminate gun-trafficking pipelines. In November, they launched an operation under Project Gunrunner, the Department of Justice’s broader Southwest Border Initiative, described as an...

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Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) – Israeli Palestinian Conflict – Part Twelve

Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) The Arab League Summit of 1964 (the first summit of the Arab League held January 13-16 in Cairo) initiated the creation of an organization representing the Palestinian people. The Palestinian National Council (the legislative body of the PLO) convened in Jerusalem on May 28, 1964 and...