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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ESPN commentator Robert Lee taken off Virginia game because of his namethis is even a topic of conversation". As the general in chief of the Confeder
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 minutes ago
this is even a topic of conversation". As the general in chief of the Confederate armies, Robert E Lee led the secessionist states of America to defeat in the civil war in 1865. The Robert E Lee statue in Charlottesville, Virginia, went up in 1... Read more
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WA Today
Perth BMX Club criticised for Confederate flag merchandisenow raised concerns regarding the use of the flag - the banner of the slave-hol
WA Today / Posted 12 minutes ago
now raised concerns regarding the use of the flag - the banner of the slave-holding Confederate states during the American Civil War Southside BMX Club features the Confederate flag. Photo: Supplied Joseph first noticed the Confederate flag at... Read more
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The Age
Perth BMX Club criticised for Confederate flag merchandisenow raised concerns regarding the use of the flag - the banner of the slave-hol
The Age / Posted 12 minutes ago
now raised concerns regarding the use of the flag - the banner of the slave-holding Confederate states during the American Civil War Southside BMX Club features the Confederate flag. Photo: Supplied Joseph first noticed the Confederate flag at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Perth BMX Club criticised for Confederate flag merchandisenow raised concerns regarding the use of the flag - the banner of the slave-hol
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 minutes ago
now raised concerns regarding the use of the flag - the banner of the slave-holding Confederate states during the American Civil War Southside BMX Club features the Confederate flag. Photo: Supplied Joseph first noticed the Confederate flag at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In economic crisis, Angola votes for first new leader in 38 yearshas waned due to widespread political cronyism, though many Angolans remain loy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 minutes ago
has waned due to widespread political cronyism, though many Angolans remain loyal to the party that ended 27 years of civil war in 2002. Voters were seen waiting in orderly queues on a cloudy morning in the capital Luanda when polling... Read more
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The Star
Netanyahu to press Putin over Iran's Syrian footholdhe is concerned Iran and its Shiite allies are expanding their presence in Syri
The Star / Posted 27 minutes ago
he is concerned Iran and its Shiite allies are expanding their presence in Syria as Moscow works to tamp down the Syrian civil war, Israeli officials said. Russia has been the main broker of de-escalation zones set up in Syria in recent weeks.... Read more
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EuroNews
Netanyahu to press Putin over Iran's Syrian footholdhe is concerned Iran and its Shiite allies are expanding their presence in Syri
EuroNews / Posted 27 minutes ago
he is concerned Iran and its Shiite allies are expanding their presence in Syria as Moscow works to tamp down the Syrian civil war, Israeli officials said. Russia has been the main broker of de-escalation zones set up in Syria in recent weeks.... Read more
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The Star
In economic crisis, Angola votes for first new leader in 38 yearshas waned due to widespread political cronyism, though many Angolans remain loy
The Star / Posted 28 minutes ago
has waned due to widespread political cronyism, though many Angolans remain loyal to the party that ended 27 years of civil war in 2002. Voters were seen waiting in orderly queues on a cloudy morning in the capital Luanda when polling... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Iran extends reach with fight for land link to Mediterraneanfor the first time. The land-route would be the biggest prize yet for Iran in
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 44 minutes ago
for the first time. The land-route would be the biggest prize yet for Iran in its involvement in Syria's six-year-old civil war. It would facilitate movement of Iranian-backed fighters between Iran, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon as well as the flow... Read more
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Reuters
Netanyahu to press Putin over Iran's Syrian footholdhe is concerned Iran and its Shiite allies are expanding their presence in Syri
Reuters / Posted 50 minutes ago
he is concerned Iran and its Shiite allies are expanding their presence in Syria as Moscow works to tamp down the Syrian civil war, Israeli officials said. Russia has been the main broker of de-escalation zones set up in Syria in recent weeks.... Read more
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dna
Netanyahu to press Putin over Iran's Syrian footholdhe is concerned Iran and its Shiite allies are expanding their presence in Syri
dna / Posted 52 minutes ago
he is concerned Iran and its Shiite allies are expanding their presence in Syria as Moscow works to tamp down the Syrian civil war, Israeli officials said. Russia has been the main broker of de-escalation zones set up in Syria in recent weeks.... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Civil War lessons often depend on where the classroom isAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Civil War lessons taught to American students often de
KWWL Iowa / Posted 53 minutes ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Civil War lessons taught to American students often depend on where the classroom is, with schools presenting accounts of the conflict that vary from state to state and even district to district. Some schools emphasize... Read more
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Aljazeera
Angolans vote for president as dos Santos retiresfour decades in power, with the outgoing leader praised by some of leading the
Aljazeera / Posted an hour ago
four decades in power, with the outgoing leader praised by some of leading the country to recovery after the end of its civil war in 2002, and accused by others of authoritarianism. About 9.3 million Angolans are registered to vote for the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Statue removals could prove a slippery slopewant to erase their history of slavery, segregation and racism. It was the Demo
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
want to erase their history of slavery, segregation and racism. It was the Democrat Party that started the Civil War and sponsored the KKK for almost 70 years. Founded in 1866 as a resistance to the Republican Party's Reconstruction... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Overview with Gywnne Dyerterrorism really is a serious threat to people's lives is the greater Middle Ea
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted an hour ago
terrorism really is a serious threat to people's lives is the greater Middle East (including Pakistan). There is a kind of civil war between modernizers and cultural conservatives going on in many Muslim-majority countries, and the terrorist threat... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
'El Salvador: Another Vietnam and Atomic Artist' Reviewleads off with El Salvador: Another Vietnam which, during its 1981 debut, was a
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted an hour ago
leads off with El Salvador: Another Vietnam which, during its 1981 debut, was an edgy firsthand look at the Central America civil war over the economic stronghold of the coffee oligarchy. Catalyst Media’s crew shot much of the 53 minutes of footage... Read more
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CTV News
Iran extends reach with fight for link to Mediterraneanfor the first time. The land-route would be the biggest prize yet for Iran in
CTV News / Posted an hour ago
for the first time. The land-route would be the biggest prize yet for Iran in its involvement in Syria's six-year-old civil war. It would facilitate movement of Iranian-backed fighters between Iran, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon as well as the flow... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
August 23leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted an hour ago
leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab al-Azizia compound during the 2011 Libyan civil war. He would eventually be captured and killed by rebels on Oct. 20, 2011. [ + - ] 2011: A 5.8 earthquake occurs in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Iran extends reach with fight for land link to Mediterraneanfor the first time. The land-route would be the biggest prize yet for Iran in
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
for the first time. The land-route would be the biggest prize yet for Iran in its involvement in Syria's six-year-old civil war. It would facilitate movement of Iranian-backed fighters between Iran, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon as well as the flow... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Soyinka, Clark, Ike, Others to Celebrate Okigbo's Legacyinjustice and to defend the university town in 1967. He was thus one of the ear
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
injustice and to defend the university town in 1967. He was thus one of the earliest casualties of the bloody Nigerian Civil War. Fifty years on, Christopher Okigbo Foundation, set up by his daughter, Obiageli Okigbo, in collaboration with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 22 August 2017a 38-year reign dominated by the 78 year-old's unrelenting authoritarian style
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
a 38-year reign dominated by the 78 year-old's unrelenting authoritarian style over the country throughout its devastating civil war and recent oil boom. Mail and Guardian recalls that Dos Santos is the son of a bricklayer and petroleum engineer... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
August 23leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted an hour ago
leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab al-Azizia compound during the 2011 Libyan civil war. He would eventually be captured and killed by rebels on Oct. 20, 2011. [ + - ] 2011: A 5.8 earthquake occurs in... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Classes start at hate-hewn UVAPark in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted an hour ago
Park in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the 1920s than it tells you about the Civil War," he says. The university has appointed Risa Goluboff, dean of its law school, to chair a task force to identify... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
August 23leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted an hour ago
leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab al-Azizia compound during the 2011 Libyan civil war. He would eventually be captured and killed by rebels on Oct. 20, 2011. [ + - ] 2011: A 5.8 earthquake occurs in... Read more
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Breitbart
CNN’s Lemon: Trump ‘Is Clearly Trying to Ignite a Civil War in This Country’On Tuesday’s broadcast of “CNN Tonight,” anchor Don Lemon argued that President
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
On Tuesday’s broadcast of “CNN Tonight,” anchor Don Lemon argued that President Trump is trying to incite a civil war in the US. Lemon said that while he has argued in the past that removing the president from office before he finishes his first... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Iran extends reach with fight for land link to Mediterraneanto allies in Syria and Lebanon. It will be the biggest prize yet for Tehran in
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
to allies in Syria and Lebanon. It will be the biggest prize yet for Tehran in its involvement in Syria's six-year-old civil war. The corridor would also facilitate movement of Iranian-backed fighters between Iran, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon as... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Vandals Topple Headstones at Historic Philly Churchcan’t talk,” Litzke said while on the verge of tears. “It’s just sad.” The chu
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 hours ago
can’t talk,” Litzke said while on the verge of tears. “It’s just sad.” The church was founded in 1861 at the start of the Civil War. The headstones include a father and son who died in World War I. After more than 150 years, it’s the first time... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Gordon: Confederate monuments: Who is really denying history?who is it that really is denying history? It is those who put up the monuments
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
who is it that really is denying history? It is those who put up the monuments in the first place. Since the moment the Civil War ended, Southerners have been denying history by falsifying it. The incontrovertible historical fact is the cause of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
August 23leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 hours ago
leader Muammar Gaddafi is overthrown after rebel forces take control of his Bab al-Azizia compound during the 2011 Libyan civil war. He would eventually be captured and killed by rebels on Oct. 20, 2011. [ + - ] 2011: A 5.8 earthquake occurs in... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Wolf Warrior 2' Star Frank Grillo on How China's $780M Blockbuster Was Madeforces operative as he battles bloodthirsty Western mercenaries to protect Chin
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 hours ago
forces operative as he battles bloodthirsty Western mercenaries to protect Chinese civilians caught up in an African civil war. Oft likened to Rambo, the film's central theme is well encapsulated by the strident jingoism of its tagline:... Read more
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Forest City Summit
New Horse & Mule Event set for this weekend in Forest Cityweekend. Camping is available for $25. For more information call 641-562-2175.
Forest City Summit / Posted 2 hours ago
weekend. Camping is available for $25. For more information call 641-562-2175. It all goes well, the Horse & Mule Show will be held again next year at Heritage Park. Kyle said there might even be a Civil War Re-enactment there at the sa... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Local activists make emotional appeal against hate groups TuesdaySprings City Council. The activists said similar tensions to those that boiled
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 hours ago
Springs City Council. The activists said similar tensions to those that boiled over in the Charlottesville conflict over Civil War-era Confederate symbols, are present here. A woman identified as Misty, representing the Empowerment Solidarity... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Mike Hall: Enthralled by words, each ‘punt’ and ‘zarf’drink available to them – coffee – as a cup of Joe. Deadline. Deadline was ori
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
drink available to them – coffee – as a cup of Joe. Deadline. Deadline was originally used much more literally. During the Civil War, POWs were confined and surrounded by a deadline, so called because if a prisoner were to cross it, he could be... Read more
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BBC News
News this week: Trump blames 'both sides' in Charlottesvilleto protest against plans to remove a statue of a general who had fought for the
BBC News / Posted 3 hours ago
to protest against plans to remove a statue of a general who had fought for the pro-slavery Confederacy during the US Civil War. Many of those attending were white supremacists who shouted racist slogans and carried weapons. There were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gbowee Peace Foundation Commemorates Struggle for Liberia's PeaceMonrovia — A group of astute women who thrived to ensure during Liberia's civil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Monrovia — A group of astute women who thrived to ensure during Liberia's civil war to ensure that peace returned to the country have had a reunion in Monrovia to commemorate their struggle for peace. At an elaborate ceremony held at Bella Casa on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Who Will Succeed President Dos Santos?In 1970, he returned to Angola. A place at the Cabinet table After independen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
In 1970, he returned to Angola. A place at the Cabinet table After independence from Portugal was declared in 1975, civil war broke out between the three independence movements: the MPLA, UNITA and FNLA. The capital city Luanda was under... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Classes start at hate-hewn UVAPark in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 hours ago
Park in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the 1920s than it tells you about the Civil War," he says. The university has appointed Risa Goluboff, dean of its law school, to chair a task force to identify... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Classes start at hate-hewn UVAPark in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 hours ago
Park in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the 1920s than it tells you about the Civil War," he says. The university has appointed Risa Goluboff, dean of its law school, to chair a task force to identify... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Classes start at hate-hewn UVAPark in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 hours ago
Park in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the 1920s than it tells you about the Civil War," he says. The university has appointed Risa Goluboff, dean of its law school, to chair a task force to identify... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio opens historical can of worms, faces barrage of monument questionsGov. Horatio Seymour, who are being honored in the city. Grant issued an order
New York Post / Posted 4 hours ago
Gov. Horatio Seymour, who are being honored in the city. Grant issued an order to expel Jews from three states during the Civil War while Seymour’s campaign slogan in 1868 was “This is a White Man’s Country; Let White Men Rule.” “We’re trying to... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Disney picks iflix to push out content across Southeast Asiato the service from January 2018 include – Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Marvel
Marketing Interactive / Posted 4 hours ago
to the service from January 2018 include – Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Marvel blockbuster hits including Captain America: Civil War and Ant-Man, Disney’s The Jungle Book, Zootopia, and Tangled, and Disney-Pixar animation favorites such as Finding... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
No nation-building in Afghanistan? Easier said than done, experts saymore than a decade aimed at curbing the raging violence associated with drug tr
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
more than a decade aimed at curbing the raging violence associated with drug trafficking, and winding down a 40-year-old civil war. Broad-based U.S. aid was also extended, with a reasonable degree of efficacy, in the former Yugoslavia after the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Classes start at hate-hewn UVAPark in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 hours ago
Park in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the 1920s than it tells you about the Civil War," he says. The university has appointed Risa Goluboff, dean of its law school, to chair a task force to identify... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Ordinary To ExtraordinaryThe lone female winner, Mary Edwards Walker, was a surgeon who saved lives at C
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 hours ago
The lone female winner, Mary Edwards Walker, was a surgeon who saved lives at Chickamauga and in Chattanooga during the Civil War. It is known she operated in the Crutchfield House hotel when it was used as a hospital in the days after... Read more
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News 8000
Classes start at hate-hewn UVAPark in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the
News 8000 / Posted 4 hours ago
Park in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the 1920s than it tells you about the Civil War," he says. The university has appointed Risa Goluboff, dean of its law school, to chair a task force to identify... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Classes start at hate-hewn UVAPark in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 hours ago
Park in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the 1920s than it tells you about the Civil War," he says. The university has appointed Risa Goluboff, dean of its law school, to chair a task force to identify... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Classes start at hate-hewn UVAPark in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 hours ago
Park in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the 1920s than it tells you about the Civil War," he says. The university has appointed Risa Goluboff, dean of its law school, to chair a task force to identify... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Classes start at hate-hewn UVAPark in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 hours ago
Park in Charlottesville tells you more about the state of race relations in the 1920s than it tells you about the Civil War," he says. The university has appointed Risa Goluboff, dean of its law school, to chair a task force to identify... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
No nation-building in Afghanistan? Easier said than done, experts saymore than a decade aimed at curbing the raging violence associated with drug tr
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
more than a decade aimed at curbing the raging violence associated with drug trafficking, and winding down a 40-year-old civil war. Broad-based U.S. aid was also extended, with a reasonable degree of efficacy, in the former Yugoslavia after the... Read more
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Reuters
El Salvador court quashes arrest order for soldiers over 1989 murderstheir alleged role in the 1989 killing of six Jesuit priests, a notorious atroc
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
their alleged role in the 1989 killing of six Jesuit priests, a notorious atrocity of the Central American nation's bloody civil war. In January 2016, El Salvador agreed to cooperate in the arrest of 17 former soldiers accused of killing the... Read more
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