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The Indian Express
The video jerked into play… realised I wasn’t looking for the Great Man: Sam Manekshaw’s daughter Maja DaruwalaField Marshal Sam Manekshaw led the Indian Army to victory in East Pakistan. (P
The video jerked into play… realised I wasn’t looking for the Great Man: Sam Manekshaw’s daughter Maja Daruwala
The Indian Express / Posted 22 hours ago
Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw led the Indian Army to victory in East Pakistan. (Photo: Express Archive) Perhaps because there are so few of us around, people feel obliged to email and SMS me snippets of news and views, blogs, pictures and videos about... Read more
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Brandon Sun
India irked by China stalling its nuclear group membershipFILE- In this June 25, 2016 file photo, a small group of activists belonging to
India irked by China stalling its nuclear group membership
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
FILE- In this June 25, 2016 file photo, a small group of activists belonging to 'Hindu Sena' or Hindu Army, a local organization burn China made goods and posters carrying the photograph of Chinese President Xi Jinping during a protest in New Delhi,... Read more
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Deseret News
Hillary’s proposed sanctions on North Korea fall shortLeap Day Agreement. Under this deal, North Korea agreed to halt its nuclear and
Hillary’s proposed sanctions on North Korea fall short
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
Leap Day Agreement. Under this deal, North Korea agreed to halt its nuclear and missile tests and to allow International Atomic Energy Agency inspectors back into the country. In return, the U.S. and its partners would send 240,000 tons of food... Read more
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New Kerala
Former J and K Governor S.K. Sinha meets Dr Jitendra Singh - newkerala.com #81827Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports, MoS PMO, P
Former J and K Governor S.K. Sinha meets Dr Jitendra Singh - newkerala.com #81827
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports, MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh here on June 23 and held over an hour long meeting to discuss different issues... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
MIchael Hudson: The Slow CrashIf you hire more labor, wages go up. So the 1% always wants to keep unemploymen
MIchael Hudson: The Slow Crash
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
If you hire more labor, wages go up. So the 1% always wants to keep unemployment high – it used to be called the reserve army of the unemployed. If you can keep unemployment high, then you prevent wages from rising. That’s what’s happened since... Read more
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J Weekly
mideast shortsrampage. Massalha, 22, reportedly was killed by a police volunteer while lying
mideast shorts
J Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
rampage. Massalha, 22, reportedly was killed by a police volunteer while lying on the ground after being captured. The army is investigating the incident. Force was a U.S. Army veteran who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. He graduated from the... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Letters to the Editor:will pass laws taking away my guns because of the actions of criminals or radic
Letters to the Editor:
Desert Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
will pass laws taking away my guns because of the actions of criminals or radicals. I was trained in H.S. ROTC, the Army, and the AF to handle guns and qualified expert on all of them. I carried a .38 in a shoulder holster for 18 years as an... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Europhobia: a very British problem | Geoffrey Wheatcroftdown bombers, or the other comforting legend that “we won the war”, the fact is
Europhobia: a very British problem | Geoffrey Wheatcroft
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
down bombers, or the other comforting legend that “we won the war”, the fact is that Germany was defeated by the Red Army, and Japan was defeated by the US Navy, as well as a couple of atom bombs. There was nothing fictional in the belief... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
NIST’s Super Quantum Simulator ‘Entangles’ Hundreds Of Ionsin a way that is impossible with conventional machines, even supercomputers. Th
NIST’s Super Quantum Simulator ‘Entangles’ Hundreds Of Ions
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 7 days ago
in a way that is impossible with conventional machines, even supercomputers. The techniques could also help improve atomic clocks. The new NIST system can generate quantum entanglement in about 10 times as many ions as any previous... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Japanese bombs struck Collbran, Delta as World War II came to endstruck Collbran, Delta as World War II came to end A Japanese balloon bomb aft
Japanese bombs struck Collbran, Delta as World War II came to end
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
struck Collbran, Delta as World War II came to end A Japanese balloon bomb after it was re-inflated and sent aloft by U.S. Army officials in California. U.S. Army photo Cover of a book published by the Smithsonian Institution in 1973 regarding... Read more
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The News & Observer
The man who showed Donald Trump how to exploit power and instill fearearly in mogul’s real estate career Some say Cohn served as a mentor as well a
The man who showed Donald Trump how to exploit power and instill fear
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
early in mogul’s real estate career Some say Cohn served as a mentor as well as attorney to Trump Former prosecutor of atomic spies and aide to McCarthy died in 1986 Roy Cohn, right, served as a key assistant to Sen. Joe McCarthy, R-Wis.,... Read more
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New Kerala
India needs to recaliberate NSG stance ahead of Seoul meeting - newkerala.com #78707again point to another narrative. Asia was weaponized in a nuclear sense when C
India needs to recaliberate NSG stance ahead of Seoul meeting - newkerala.com #78707
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
again point to another narrative. Asia was weaponized in a nuclear sense when China detonated its first atomic weapon in October 1964 - albeit with help from Moscow. At the time, Chairman Mao was disparaging of nuclear deterrence... Read more
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The Buffalo News
A salute to Eugene J. Pratt, who served on Gen. Douglas MacArthur’s staff in WWIIEugene J. Pratt, 96 Hometown: Buffalo Residence: long-time Kenmore resident,
A salute to Eugene J. Pratt, who served on Gen. Douglas MacArthur’s staff in WWII
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
Eugene J. Pratt, 96 Hometown: Buffalo Residence: long-time Kenmore resident, retired to Florida Branch: Army Rank: captain War zone: WWII, Pacific Theater Years of service: enlisted 1941 – 1946 Most prominent honors: Bronze Star, Pacific... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Saving Egypt from civil warMuslim Brotherhood to leave power was thunderous. But it needed a protection me
Saving Egypt from civil war
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Muslim Brotherhood to leave power was thunderous. But it needed a protection mechanism. The only mechanism was the national army. But the chants of irhal (be gone) also had constitutional reasons. The Islamist constitution forced on Egypt in 2012... Read more
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Business Standard India
Namibia invites India to explore cooperation in uranium mininga follow-up to the issue getting discussed at the highest political level now,
Namibia invites India to explore cooperation in uranium mining
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
a follow-up to the issue getting discussed at the highest political level now, an Indian team comprising Department of Atomic Energy and industry will visit Namibia soon to carry forward Namibia's offer to mine uranium from here. The Namibian... Read more
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New Kerala
Namibia invites India to explore cooperation in uranium mining - newkerala.com #77820a follow-up to the issue getting discussed at the highest political level now,
Namibia invites India to explore cooperation in uranium mining - newkerala.com #77820
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
a follow-up to the issue getting discussed at the highest political level now, an Indian team comprising Department of Atomic Energy and industry will visit Namibia soon to carry forward Namibia's offer to mine uranium from here. The Namibian... Read more
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Deseret News
Obama meets with Dalai Lama despite objectionshome base in between his trips around the world. "The United States has long r
Obama meets with Dalai Lama despite objections
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
home base in between his trips around the world. "The United States has long recognized Tibet, which People's Liberation Army troops entered in 1950, as a part of China. But the White House has also indicated support for the Dalai Lama's 'middle... Read more
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The Buffalo News
It’s time for the Nichols General Information Test!Poland d. Romania 31. In what country was the Boer War (1899-1902) fought? 3
It’s time for the Nichols General Information Test!
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
Poland d. Romania 31. In what country was the Boer War (1899-1902) fought? 32. On what Japanese city was the second atomic bomb dropped? a. Kobe b. Kyoto c. Nagasaki d. Osaka e. Tokyo 33. Two great unrelated American actresses who... Read more
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express
Russia testing hypersonic nuclear glider that holds 24 warheads and travels at 7,000mphtheoretically capable of travelling from Moscow to London in around 13 minutes
Russia testing hypersonic nuclear glider that holds 24 warheads and travels at 7,000mph
express / Posted 12 days ago
theoretically capable of travelling from Moscow to London in around 13 minutes - the highly-manoeuvrable Yu-74 can deliver atomic warheads to a precise target through any defensive shield set up by an enemy nation to block approaching... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, June 15, 2016Runnymede. In 1775, the Second Continental Congress voted unanimously to appoi
This day in history, June 15, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Runnymede. In 1775, the Second Continental Congress voted unanimously to appoint George Washington head of the Continental Army. In 1849, James Polk, the 11th president of the United States, died in Nashville, Tenn. In 1864, Secretary of War... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Arkansas became the 25th stateRunnymede.In 1775, the Second Continental Congress voted unanimously to appoint
Arkansas became the 25th state
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Runnymede.In 1775, the Second Continental Congress voted unanimously to appoint George Washington head of the Continental Army.In 1849, James Polk, the 11th president of the United States, died in Nashville, Tennessee.In 1864, Secretary of War... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Arkansas became the 25th stateRunnymede.In 1775, the Second Continental Congress voted unanimously to appoint
Arkansas became the 25th state
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Runnymede.In 1775, the Second Continental Congress voted unanimously to appoint George Washington head of the Continental Army.In 1849, James Polk, the 11th president of the United States, died in Nashville, Tennessee.In 1864, Secretary of War... Read more
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The Star
Arkansas became the 25th stateRunnymede.In 1775, the Second Continental Congress voted unanimously to appoint
Arkansas became the 25th state
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
Runnymede.In 1775, the Second Continental Congress voted unanimously to appoint George Washington head of the Continental Army.In 1849, James Polk, the 11th president of the United States, died in Nashville, Tennessee.In 1864, Secretary of War... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers harness Titan's GPUs to study mechanisms of sodium-powered transporters in cell-to-cell communicationssystem is more underappreciated than the human body. Underlying each movement,
Researchers harness Titan's GPUs to study mechanisms of sodium-powered transporters in cell-to-cell communications
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
system is more underappreciated than the human body. Underlying each movement, each mood, each sight, sound, or smell, an army of specialized cells called neurons relays signals that register in the brain and connect us to our... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Marine from McDonald gave support in key battles in South Pacificto shape the rest of his life. Flere joined the Marines because he already had
Marine from McDonald gave support in key battles in South Pacific
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
to shape the rest of his life. Flere joined the Marines because he already had a brother, William, who was in the U.S. Army, and another brother, Albert, who was in the Navy. William died while fighting in France. The youngest of three boys,... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Army Airborne vets help protect Ojai Music Festival from vandalsCabrera, 83, of Oxnard, camps out all night at Libbey Bowl during the Ojai Musi
Army Airborne vets help protect Ojai Music Festival from vandals
Ventura County Star / Posted 15 days ago
Cabrera, 83, of Oxnard, camps out all night at Libbey Bowl during the Ojai Music Festival as part of a security detail of Army Airborne veterans. Of the 973 seats at Ojai's Libbey Bowl, one was occupied at 1 a.m. Friday. In it sat Gilbert... Read more
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Op-Ed News
"Historic" Empty Suit Visits Hiroshimapassive parsing, it's as if he thought it was an "act of God." More honestly to
"Historic" Empty Suit Visits Hiroshima
Op-Ed News / Posted 16 days ago
passive parsing, it's as if he thought it was an "act of God." More honestly told: President Truman approved the atomic bombing of Japan, which was carried out on August 6, 1945, by a Boeing B-29 named Enola Gay, after the pilot's mother,... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan Air Force crews flew nuclear bombs around during Cold Warthe shores of Van Etten Lake, housed nuclear-armed B-52 bombers as part of the
Michigan Air Force crews flew nuclear bombs around during Cold War
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
the shores of Van Etten Lake, housed nuclear-armed B-52 bombers as part of the United State Strategic Air Command (SAC) atomic deterrent force during the Cold War. "Most of us that worked here were aware of it, but we didn't say anything," said... Read more
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Crosscut
At Hanford, a chance for a fuller telling of atomic historywhat had offended him. His response: The new Manhattan Project National Histori
At Hanford, a chance for a fuller telling of atomic history
Crosscut / Posted 18 days ago
what had offended him. His response: The new Manhattan Project National Historical Park, marking the effort to create the atomic bombs that were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. One of the three main centers for the park is at Hanford in central... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Billy Welch: World War II sky combat revisitedgraduation from high school in 1941, the nation was on the cusp of joining the
Billy Welch: World War II sky combat revisited
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 18 days ago
graduation from high school in 1941, the nation was on the cusp of joining the alliance against Hitler’s hordes. The U.S. Army Air Force was engaged in intense recruitment for pilot training. Rather than wait for the expected draft notice, he... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Obama, those like him, are out of touchAfter hearing Obama's speech at Hiroshima where he was apologizing for the Unit
Obama, those like him, are out of touch
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
After hearing Obama's speech at Hiroshima where he was apologizing for the United States' dropping of the atomic bomb on that city and on Nagasaki, it further demonstrates to me, and many others, that Obama, and others who think like him, are... Read more
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York Daily Record
WWII vets return from Normandy to hometown greetingundershirt. He gave all the credit to a pop-up-prayer that soldiers prayed. Gl
WWII vets return from Normandy to hometown greeting
York Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
undershirt. He gave all the credit to a pop-up-prayer that soldiers prayed. Glenn Angle volunteered so he could join the Army Air Corps. He had his civilian pilot’s license, but he was assigned to the 608th tank destroyer battalion. It was two... Read more
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Eye Witness News
North Korea restarts plutonium production for nuclear bombseffort. FILE: North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in May 2016. Picture: AFP. Nort
North Korea restarts plutonium production for nuclear bombs
Eye Witness News / Posted 19 days ago
effort. FILE: North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in May 2016. Picture: AFP. North Korea,North Korean government,North Korea army,North Korea nuclear test,SouthNorth Korea relations,antiNorth Korea,North Korea missile test WASHINGTON – North Korea... Read more
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asianage
NSG: Why is China so nervous?the stringent US Congress 123 Agreement, the civil-military nuclear separation
NSG: Why is China so nervous?
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
the stringent US Congress 123 Agreement, the civil-military nuclear separation agreement, and vetting by the International Atomic Energy Agency, has shown Indian intent. It has fallen in line with all export control regimes. It has demonstrated to... Read more
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asianage
NSG Why is China so nervous?the stringent US Congress 123 Agreement, the civil-military nuclear separation
NSG Why is China so nervous?
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
the stringent US Congress 123 Agreement, the civil-military nuclear separation agreement, and vetting by the International Atomic Energy Agency, has shown Indian intent. It has fallen in line with all export control regimes. It has demonstrated to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Michael Hudson Warns "Millions Around The World Are Fleeing Neoliberal Policy"there?s Stephen Cohen and a number of other sites have warned that there?s goin
Michael Hudson Warns "Millions Around The World Are Fleeing Neoliberal Policy"
Zero Hedge / Posted 19 days ago
there?s Stephen Cohen and a number of other sites have warned that there?s going to be a danger when they put in the atomic weapons in Romania. President Putin has said this is a red line. We?re not going to warn. We don?t have an army. We... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Cold War Headlines Returns: "Risk Of Nuclear Dirty Bomb Surges On Poor US-Russia Relations"The 10-day military exercise dubbed Anaconda-2016, involves 31,000 troops and t
Cold War Headlines Returns: "Risk Of Nuclear Dirty Bomb Surges On Poor US-Russia Relations"
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 days ago
The 10-day military exercise dubbed Anaconda-2016, involves 31,000 troops and thousands of vehicles from 24 countries. US Army Europe, which heads the exercise, says that the massive war games are “to train, exercise and integrate Polish national... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Michael Hudson: Millions Around the World Fleeing from Neoliberal Policythere’’s Stephen Cohen and a number of other sites have warned that there’s goi
Michael Hudson: Millions Around the World Fleeing from Neoliberal Policy
Naked Capitalism / Posted 20 days ago
there’’s Stephen Cohen and a number of other sites have warned that there’s going to be a danger when they put in the atomic weapons in Romania. President Putin has said this is a red line. We’’re not going to warn. We don’’t have an army. We... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In Indonesia, 'national defence' training against perceived threatsRyacudu, who told Reuters recently that communists may now be seeking revenge,
In Indonesia, 'national defence' training against perceived threats
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
Ryacudu, who told Reuters recently that communists may now be seeking revenge, last week drew a comparison with the atomic bombing of Hiroshima in 1945 to justify the massacre of half a century ago. "This was an uprising, they deserved to... Read more
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The Star
In Indonesia, 'national defence' training against perceived threatsRyacudu, who told Reuters recently that communists may now be seeking revenge,
In Indonesia, 'national defence' training against perceived threats
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
Ryacudu, who told Reuters recently that communists may now be seeking revenge, last week drew a comparison with the atomic bombing of Hiroshima in 1945 to justify the massacre of half a century ago. "This was an uprising, they deserved to... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Indications' suggest North Korea has reactivated plutonium plantNorth Korea has reactivated its plutonium plant to make nuclear weapons, 'indic
'Indications' suggest North Korea has reactivated plutonium plant
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
North Korea has reactivated its plutonium plant to make nuclear weapons, 'indications' suggest, says the UN UN atomic watchdog has been monitoring the main Yongbyon complex Comes as pictures showed two rail 'flatcars' near the reactor's... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
History in Focus: Ray Card's errand of mercyBy August 1945 the atomic bombs brought the Japanese to their knees. Across the
History in Focus: Ray Card's errand of mercy
Craig Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
By August 1945 the atomic bombs brought the Japanese to their knees. Across the Pacific, American servicemen were filled with joy, relief and thoughts of returning to their previous lives. While a euphoric nation celebrated and prayed in... Read more
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New York Post
How heatproof fashion is helping the military defeat our enemies— are also a problem, as they’re uncomfortable to lie on. Because of this, alt
How heatproof fashion is helping the military defeat our enemies
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
— are also a problem, as they’re uncomfortable to lie on. Because of this, alternative fastener technology is such an Army priority it has a Hook and Loop Task Group, “a sub-subcommittee of the Combat Clothing Utility Subcommittee.” The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Big reactionexplained how in this room American scientists made "the nuclear weapon that wa
Big reaction
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
explained how in this room American scientists made "the nuclear weapon that was used to end World War II." "Fat Man," the atomic bomb that detonated on Aug. 9, 1945, over Nagasaki, Japan, originated here. The National Park Service, best known for... Read more
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examiner.com
SFIAF 2016: An interview with Asian American Orchestra bandleader Anthony Browntouched on themes relating to the marginalized and disenfranchised. These inclu
SFIAF 2016: An interview with Asian American Orchestra bandleader Anthony Brown
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
touched on themes relating to the marginalized and disenfranchised. These include the bombings of Nagasaki and Hiroshima, atomic bomb survivors, the Black Lives Matter movement, police brutality, and various social justice issues. What led you to... Read more
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Reuters
How long before North Korea can nuke a U.S. city?cities on the West Coast would have to deal with the prospect, however remote,
How long before North Korea can nuke a U.S. city?
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
cities on the West Coast would have to deal with the prospect, however remote, that they might be struck by a North Korean atomic weapon. At the very least, a North Korea armed with nuclear submarines would hugely complicate the calculus for any... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Google is working to prevent a robot apocalypse. Thanks Google!is working on 'safe interruptibility'. File picture In the 'Terminator' films,
Google is working to prevent a robot apocalypse. Thanks Google!
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
is working on 'safe interruptibility'. File picture In the 'Terminator' films, humanity has been overrun by an army of powerful androids "Safe interruptibility can be useful to take control of a robot that is misbehaving and may lead... Read more
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Daily Record
Looking back, A-bomb still justifiedvisit by President Obama to Hiroshima, Japan, has reignited the debate over the
Looking back, A-bomb still justified
Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
visit by President Obama to Hiroshima, Japan, has reignited the debate over the necessity for the United States to drop the atomic bomb to end World War II. On Aug. 6, 1945, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima as a way... Read more
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Mashable
How to build a post-apocalyptic cat army in 'Fallout 4' on Xbox OneBethesda Softworks It's the clothes that make the cat-lover. Your first mod p
How to build a post-apocalyptic cat army in 'Fallout 4' on Xbox One
Mashable / Posted 24 days ago
Bethesda Softworks It's the clothes that make the cat-lover. Your first mod pickup should be "Overpowered Atomic Cats Jacket plus guns." Just look for "cats" using the mod section's search function and you'll find it. To be fair,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
First he fought in Iraq, now he could take on Trumpto French's official record with the Department of Defense, his military career
First he fought in Iraq, now he could take on Trump
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 24 days ago
to French's official record with the Department of Defense, his military career was as follows: French joined the Army in 2006, being appointed as a 1st lieutenant into the U.S. Army Reserve. He was part of the Judge Advocate General... Read more
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