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Reuters
Islamic State may be down, but it’s far from outoperations -- would signal Islamic State’s demise. They would also not be good
Islamic State may be down, but it’s far from out
Reuters / Posted yesterday
operations -- would signal Islamic State’s demise. They would also not be good news for the coalition. (Colin P. Clarke is an associate political scientist and Chad C. Serena is a political scientist at the nonprofit, nonpartisan RAND Corporat... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Investigations uncover issues at Newark Airport that won't be fixed by adding staffexpensive, are slow and have high false alarm rates,” K. Jack Riley, vice presi
Investigations uncover issues at Newark Airport that won't be fixed by adding staff
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
expensive, are slow and have high false alarm rates,” K. Jack Riley, vice president of national security research for the RAND Corporation, said in a study of the TSA that recommended several changes. “First, stop relying on scanners and pat-downs... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
School obesity prevention program helps seventh graders lose weight over long-term periodin Southern California helped obese students lose weight over a long-term perio
School obesity prevention program helps seventh graders lose weight over long-term period
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
in Southern California helped obese students lose weight over a long-term period, according to a new study from the RAND Corporation, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School and the Los Angeles Unified School District. The... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Will The November US Presidential Election Bring The End Of The World?Escobar advises Washington to "beware what you wish for: Russia is ready for wa
Will The November US Presidential Election Bring The End Of The World?
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
Escobar advises Washington to "beware what you wish for: Russia is ready for war." Escobar reports that recently the Rand Corporation, "essentially a CIA outpost," concluded that "Russia could over-run NATO in a mere 60 hours, if not less."... Read more
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Boston Herald
Promise & Peril: How President Donald Trump could shake up the worldradical Islamic terrorists — is “extremely problematic,” according to Colin Cla
Promise & Peril: How President Donald Trump could shake up the world
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
radical Islamic terrorists — is “extremely problematic,” according to Colin Clarke, a terrorism expert at the non-partisan RAND Corporation. “It doesn’t make any sense,” Clarke said. “It would not help insulate the U.S. from radical Islamic... Read more
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Boston Herald
How President Donald Trump could shake up the worldradical Islamic terrorists — is “extremely problematic,” according to Colin Cla
How President Donald Trump could shake up the world
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
radical Islamic terrorists — is “extremely problematic,” according to Colin Clarke, a terrorism expert at the non-partisan RAND Corporation. “It doesn’t make any sense,” Clarke said. “It would not help insulate the U.S. from radical Islamic... Read more
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Boston Herald
How Prez Donald Trump could shake up the worldradical Islamic terrorists — is “extremely problematic,” according to Colin Cla
How Prez Donald Trump could shake up the world
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
radical Islamic terrorists — is “extremely problematic,” according to Colin Clarke, a terrorism expert at the non-partisan RAND Corporation. “It doesn’t make any sense,” Clarke said. “It would not help insulate the U.S. from radical Islamic... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Islamic State may be down, but it’s far from outof operations - would signal Islamic State’s demise. They would also not be goo
Islamic State may be down, but it’s far from out
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
of operations - would signal Islamic State’s demise. They would also not be good news for the coalition. Colin P Clarke is an associate political scientist and Chad C Serena is a political scientist at the nonprofit, nonpartisan Rand Corpo... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Beware what you wish for: Russia is ready for warnot need -- war. Yet the "Russian aggression" narrative never stops. Thus it's
Beware what you wish for: Russia is ready for war
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
not need -- war. Yet the "Russian aggression" narrative never stops. Thus it's always enlightening to come back to this RAND corporation study, which examined what would happen if a war actually took place. RAND reached an "unambiguous"... Read more
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LLRX.com
New Economy Resources 2016insights and modern project management tools making it easier to track legislat
New Economy Resources 2016
LLRX.com / Posted 4 days ago
insights and modern project management tools making it easier to track legislation, build support, and take action. RAND Corporation - Congressional Resourceshttp://www.rand.org/congress.htmlRAND informs policymakers with research and... Read more
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Salon.com
Robots will rule us all: The future of American policing is the stuff of dystopian science fictionprejudice getting involved. “Predictive methods allow police to work more proac
Robots will rule us all: The future of American policing is the stuff of dystopian science fiction
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
prejudice getting involved. “Predictive methods allow police to work more proactively with limited resources,” reports the RAND Corporation. But the new software offers something just as potentially alluring as efficient policing — exactly what the... Read more
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Crosscut
Fighting Seattle's "economic apartheid"and opposite exposure effects for children whose families moved to worse areas.
Fighting Seattle's "economic apartheid"
Crosscut / Posted 6 days ago
and opposite exposure effects for children whose families moved to worse areas.” Heather Schwartz, a policy researcher at RAND Corporation, conducted a study of Montgomery County, Maryland’s inclusionary housing program and found that “highly... Read more
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USA Today
Terrorism shouldn't affect travel planscannot be predicted. Henry H. Willis is director of the Homeland Security and
Terrorism shouldn't affect travel plans
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
cannot be predicted. Henry H. Willis is director of the Homeland Security and Defense Center at the nonprofit, nonpartisan RAND Corporation and a professor at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. Brian Michael Jenkins is senior adviser to the president... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Health Departments Cut Programs While Awaiting Zika Fundingurgently when it is needed urgently," says Melinda Moore, associate director of
Health Departments Cut Programs While Awaiting Zika Funding
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
urgently when it is needed urgently," says Melinda Moore, associate director of the Population Health Program at the Rand Corporation. She says FEMA money is "available as soon as it's needed, right on the heels of a hurricane, a tornado, et... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
B-52 crashes in Guam; no injuries reportedhaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
B-52 crashes in Guam; no injuries reported
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared called Andersen the “only U.S. base in the Western Pacific not currently threatened by... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
B-52 crashes in Guam; no injuries reportedhaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
B-52 crashes in Guam; no injuries reported
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared called Andersen the “only U.S. base in the Western Pacific not currently threatened by... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
B-52 Crashes in Guam; No Injuries Reportedhaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
B-52 Crashes in Guam; No Injuries Reported
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 7 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared called Andersen the “only U.S. base in the Western Pacific not currently threatened by... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
B-52 crashes in Guam; no injuries reportedhaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
B-52 crashes in Guam; no injuries reported
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared called Andersen the “only U.S. base in the Western Pacific not currently threatened by... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
B-52 crashes in Guam; no injuries reportedhaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
B-52 crashes in Guam; no injuries reported
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared called Andersen the "only U.S. base in the Western Pacific not currently threatened by... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Are Globalists Evil Or Just Misunderstood?promote globalism - Bilderberg, the Council on Foreign Relations, Tavistock, th
Are Globalists Evil Or Just Misunderstood?
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
promote globalism - Bilderberg, the Council on Foreign Relations, Tavistock, the Trilateral Commission, The Club Of Rome, Rand Corporation, the IMF, the Bank for International Settlements, ect. Though they often obscure their more malicious... Read more
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Psych Central
Middle Schoolers Exposed to Multiple Alcohol Ads Every Daygreater risk if they’re exposed to alcohol advertising,” says study leader Rebe
Middle Schoolers Exposed to Multiple Alcohol Ads Every Day
Psych Central / Posted 7 days ago
greater risk if they’re exposed to alcohol advertising,” says study leader Rebecca L. Collins, Ph.D., a researcher with the RAND Corporation. She cautions parents to “be aware” that kids are surrounded by alcohol marketing. And they do notice it,... Read more
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Breitbart
Politico Claims Donald Trump Is Not Attracting New GOP Votersleast once since 1996 (a potentially long period of inactivity), it does not re
Politico Claims Donald Trump Is Not Attracting New GOP Voters
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
least once since 1996 (a potentially long period of inactivity), it does not reveal for whom they voted. New data from the RAND Corporation Presidential Election Panel survey — which follows over 3,000 individuals — suggest that about 8% of Trump... Read more
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Breitbart
Rand Survey: Nearly 10 Percent of Obama 2012 Voters Now Backing Donald Trumpvoters who are supporting Donald Trump are crossovers from President Barack Oba
Rand Survey: Nearly 10 Percent of Obama 2012 Voters Now Backing Donald Trump
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
voters who are supporting Donald Trump are crossovers from President Barack Obama in 2012, according to a new study. The RAND Corporation Preidential Election Panel survey shows that in “December 2015, 8.6% of all Trump supporters (among those... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hard Justice - How Kenya's Military Deals With Errant Soldiersfrom PTSD. Inquiries by the Sunday Nation indicated that Kenya does not have a
Hard Justice - How Kenya's Military Deals With Errant Soldiers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
from PTSD. Inquiries by the Sunday Nation indicated that Kenya does not have a similar arrangement. A recent study by the Rand Corporation, an American non-profit think-tank, found that by September 2014, 20 per cent of the 2.7 million US soldiers... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is There Too Much Democracy in America or Too Little?voters. The Americans who do vote are disproportionately affluent. A 2016 Presi
Is There Too Much Democracy in America or Too Little?
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
voters. The Americans who do vote are disproportionately affluent. A 2016 Presidential Election Panel Survey by the RAND Corporation revealed that the single factor that best predicted voter support for Donald Trump among likely Republican... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NATO's build-up in the Baltics is unnecessarynot be enough for deterrence. They should watch the door-handle video and ask
NATO's build-up in the Baltics is unnecessary
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
not be enough for deterrence. They should watch the door-handle video and ask themselves if they aren't being hoodwinked. RAND Corporation recently held a war game to see if the Baltic states were defensible against Russia and concluded that, with... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missilehaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missile
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 13 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared before the Chinese military parade last year called Andersen the "only U.S. base in the... Read more
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CNN
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missilehaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missile
CNN / Posted 13 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared before the Chinese military parade last year called Andersen the "only U.S. base in the... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missilehaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missile
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 13 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared before the Chinese military parade last year called Andersen the "only U.S. base in the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missilehaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missile
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared before the Chinese military parade last year called Andersen the "only U.S. base in the... Read more
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BBC News
Facing Russian threat, Nordic leaders talk tacticsNato, you will never lose it again." It's a noble sentiment - but perhaps not
Facing Russian threat, Nordic leaders talk tactics
BBC News / Posted 13 days ago
Nato, you will never lose it again." It's a noble sentiment - but perhaps not realistic. A new study by researchers at Rand Corporation, a US think-tank, showed that if Russia attacked the Baltics, Nato wouldn't be able to defend... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missilehaving its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including
U.S. must beware China's 'Guam killer' missile
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 13 days ago
having its forces at relatively safe distance from possible threats, including North Korea and China. A report from the RAND Corporation think tank prepared before the Chinese military parade last year called Andersen the "only U.S. base in the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What Will The Global Economy Look Like After The "Great Reset"?of a few. In my article, The Linchpin Lie: How Global Collapse Will Be Sold To
What Will The Global Economy Look Like After The "Great Reset"?
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
of a few. In my article, The Linchpin Lie: How Global Collapse Will Be Sold To The Masses, I study the clever narrative of Rand Corporation member John Casti and his “Linchpin Theory.” In Casti’s theory (more propaganda than theory), collapse is... Read more
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The Hill
What drives people to turn to violent extremismof local and national governmental and social institutions that respond to perc
What drives people to turn to violent extremism
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
of local and national governmental and social institutions that respond to perceived state corruption and discrimination. RAND Corporation and independent researchers have found that most terrorist groups are pacified via political processes and... Read more
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Crikey
Nick Xenophon responds to Iain Evans' InDaily piecefact is that focusing naval shipbuilding in one state is entirely consistent wi
Nick Xenophon responds to Iain Evans' InDaily piece
Crikey / Posted 16 days ago
fact is that focusing naval shipbuilding in one state is entirely consistent with analysis by both Defence in 2013, and the RAND Corporation in 2015, which talked about the efficiencies of having a continuous build instead of the stop-start... Read more
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Slate
Why Small-Business Owners Have a Thing for Donald Trumpown a company might have these days. Earlier this year, as David Sirota pointed
Why Small-Business Owners Have a Thing for Donald Trump
Slate / Posted 16 days ago
own a company might have these days. Earlier this year, as David Sirota pointed out in the International Business Times, a Rand Corporation survey of voters planning to vote in the Republican primary found that people who agreed with the statement... Read more
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The Atlantic
Legal Pot's Life on the Black Marketthe black market of its ability to compete. The strategy hasn’t exactly been l
Legal Pot's Life on the Black Market
The Atlantic / Posted 17 days ago
the black market of its ability to compete. The strategy hasn’t exactly been lost in time. When Vermont commissioned the RAND Corporation to put together a survey of the different scenarios for legalizing the drug in their state, the policy... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The New Normal: Cold War 2.0the concept, interprets the Russian “invasion” of Ukraine as Hybrid War. That s
The New Normal: Cold War 2.0
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 days ago
the concept, interprets the Russian “invasion” of Ukraine as Hybrid War. That serves prime Hybrid War purveyors such as the RAND corporation to take it further, peddling war game scenarios of Russia being able to invade and conquer the Baltic states... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Veterans aim to be first combat amputees to reach Everest summithave lost a major limb since 2001, and thousands more have suffered a traumatic
Veterans aim to be first combat amputees to reach Everest summit
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 18 days ago
have lost a major limb since 2001, and thousands more have suffered a traumatic brain injury. Meanwhile, a study by the RAND Corporation concluded that at least 20 percent of the 2.7 million veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have PTSD... Read more
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NBC News
On Top of the World: Amputee Vets Aim for Everest Summithave lost a major limb since 2001, and thousands more have suffered a traumatic
On Top of the World: Amputee Vets Aim for Everest Summit
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
have lost a major limb since 2001, and thousands more have suffered a traumatic brain injury. Meanwhile, a study by the RAND Corporation concluded that at least 20 percent of the 2.7 million veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have PTSD... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The New Normal: Cold War 2.0the concept, interprets the Russian "invasion" of Ukraine as Hybrid War. That s
The New Normal: Cold War 2.0
Op-Ed News / Posted 18 days ago
the concept, interprets the Russian "invasion" of Ukraine as Hybrid War. That serves prime Hybrid War purveyors such as the RAND corporation to take it further, peddling war game scenarios of Russia being able to invade and conquer the Baltic states... Read more
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examiner.com
Department of Defense ignores suicide prevention and PTSD Treatmentmental health care for PTSD. For example, a 329 page report, Mental Health Stig
Department of Defense ignores suicide prevention and PTSD Treatment
examiner.com / Posted 18 days ago
mental health care for PTSD. For example, a 329 page report, Mental Health Stigma in the Military, published in 2014 by the Rand Corporation identified 203 different Department of Defense policies that contribute to the stigma. For example, an Army... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Why and how to retire earlyhealth problems or the physical limitations of blue-collar work. The study, fro
Why and how to retire early
Bankrate.com / Posted 19 days ago
health problems or the physical limitations of blue-collar work. The study, from the University of Michigan and the Rand Corporation, also points out that people in white-collar jobs who want to keep working well into their 60s can face the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Teledermatology improves patients' access to dermatologistsfor a group of patients that traditionally has limited options, according to an
Teledermatology improves patients' access to dermatologists
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
for a group of patients that traditionally has limited options, according to an independent study led by researchers at the RAND Corporation and Harvard Medical School's Department of Health. The findings appear in a JAMA Dermatology article... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Why and how to retire earlyhealth problems or the physical limitations of blue-collar work. The study, fro
Why and how to retire early
Bankrate.com / Posted 21 days ago
health problems or the physical limitations of blue-collar work. The study, from the University of Michigan and the Rand Corporation, also points out that people in white-collar jobs who want to keep working well into their 60s can face the... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
The RAND Corporation: Supporting the “integration” of quackery with real medicine since 2008tanks, have embraced “integrative medicine” as well. For example, get a load of
The RAND Corporation: Supporting the “integration” of quackery with real medicine since 2008
ScienceBlogs / Posted 21 days ago
tanks, have embraced “integrative medicine” as well. For example, get a load of this essay by Doug Irving published on the RAND Corporation web site, entitled Science and the Healing Arts. It’s a perfect distillation of the sorts of dubious... Read more
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Salon.com
How Donald Trump always gets away with it: He’s more like Rush Limbaugh or Ann Coulter than a politicianfor that is, like Limbaugh, Trump supporters tend to be middle-aged, white men.
How Donald Trump always gets away with it: He’s more like Rush Limbaugh or Ann Coulter than a politician
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
for that is, like Limbaugh, Trump supporters tend to be middle-aged, white men. But even more important, as a study by the RAND corporation points out, what really unites Trump supporters is a shared sense that they “don’t have a political... Read more
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NBC News
How to Beat ISIS: Blow Up the Moneyhad been seized inside the U.S. banking system and $136 million in terrorist as
How to Beat ISIS: Blow Up the Money
NBC News / Posted 25 days ago
had been seized inside the U.S. banking system and $136 million in terrorist assets worldwide were found and seized. A Rand Corporation analysis called it "a nearly negligible sum," pointing out that it was a mere .04 percent of the $300... Read more
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New Kerala
IS more dangerous in Europe than Al Qaeda was in 1990s - newkerala.com #57187than what was happening with Al Qaeda in the 1990s," Colin P. Clarke, an associ
IS more dangerous in Europe than Al Qaeda was in 1990s - newkerala.com #57187
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
than what was happening with Al Qaeda in the 1990s," Colin P. Clarke, an associate political scientist at the US think tank RAND Corporation, told Xinhua news agency. IS was not only on the march in the Middle East by taking over large swaths of... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The price we won't paywhere those funds are headed. “People say it’s only money. It’s not,” insists
The price we won't pay
Calgary Sun / Posted 25 days ago
where those funds are headed. “People say it’s only money. It’s not,” insists the senior advisor to the president of the RAND Corporation think tank. “They’re not going to use it to move to Miami to retire. They’re in the business of kidnapping... Read more
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