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This Day In History
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Posted by altschmerz
100 years ago: British imperialism creates Emirate of Transjordan On April 11, 1921, the British created the Emirate of Transjordan, a British protectorate ruled by Abdullah bin Hussein, which included parts of today’s Jordan ...
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Politics
6 days ago6d

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKWhat is It About Us? Are We Homicidal by Nature? - Palestine Chronicle
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Politics
1 week ago1w

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThomas Friedman ignores ‘apartheid’ label, says Israel is ‘idealistic’ just like the U.S. – Mondoweiss
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Politics
1 week ago1w

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKHow Winston Churchill’s ‘40 thieves’ carved out the modern Middle East | The National
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Politics
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKPro-Israel think tank wants Progressives to adopt “Progressive Except Palestine”  
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Conservative Atheists
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by DUCHESSA
Countries with border walls: More "completed" than proposed /planned. Also, please remember we "admire" the China Wall............which was built with exactly the same purpose as the modern ones are. India ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
1 month ago1m

Posted by altschmerz
LINKJerusalem monastery vandalized in fresh attack
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Feb 8Feb 8

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
US moves to rejoin UN human rights committee. While watching the tRump administration destroy so much, I have to admit that their leaving this was a bit of a surprise. Why, one may ask, would said admin want to stay, while doing their own abuses ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Feb 5Feb 5

Posted by Theresa_N
Discrimination over support for Palestine amongst artists in Germany:
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Quotes
Dec 31, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by WilliamCharles
“We came and turned the native Arabs into tragic refugees. And still we dare to slander and malign them, to besmirch their name. Instead of being deeply ashamed of what we did and trying to undo some of the evil we committed… we justify our ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Dec 26, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Rabbi Moshe Ber Beck Endured a Nearly a Century of Struggle for His Beliefs Having dodged Nazi soldiers at 10 years old and later beatings by Israeli police, Rabbi Moshe Ber Beck is not the type to let a bit of adversity stand in the way of ...
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General & Hellos
Nov 11, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
Why does Trump want to prevent the truth being revealed?
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Posts
Nov 1, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Hathacat
For me, it's lose, lose, either way.
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Sunset, Sea, Coffee and Me
Oct 17, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
Night time and I am so happy😁🙈🙊
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Trump Pinata
Sep 5, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Merseyman1
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) is a UN agency that supports the relief and human development of Palestinian refugees.
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A friend in need is a friend indeed
Aug 24, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Theresa_N
I wish I could help but my financial situation is precarious. Regardless of how he became homeless he deserves help if he wants it. I know there are few people, such as the late Utah Phillips who may have wanted to be homeless, but the far majority...
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Politics
Aug 19, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by WilliamCharles
To the surviving people of Palestine, I am truly so very sorry that you, your families, your neighbors, and your country suffer so as a brutal slaughter is waged across your land. I have tried to remain informed and active politically so that I ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Aug 7, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by altschmerz
LINKWhere do Biden's VP candidates stand on Palestine?
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Politics
Aug 6, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by TonyCarl1
This is amazing
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Posts
Jul 26, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by nicestuff
Thought-provoking article touches on atheism, war, climate crisis, and more.
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Jul 25, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Happy Saturday Everyone! Last night I ventured out with my Meetup friends. 40-50 of us were permanently seated at socially distanced tables to hear a pretty good band. The pics were taken towards the end of the event. We were not allowed to get up, ...
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Photography
Jul 10, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by daitheflu3
I love the moon. It calms me and brings me comfort. 💙🌕
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Watchers
Jun 21, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by RavenCT
REMOVED gift233 Blocked Using images of Janessa Brazil. Bio "My name is Gift Oduro i am single no kids. i am interested in a good person for friendship".
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Politics
May 25, 2020May 2020

Posted by Allamanda
This is a link to the first forum held last week by Progressive International, a new organization I think many of you will be interested in. "Internationalism or Extinction" Tomorrow there is a live forum, “Imagining a Palestinian ...
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Politics
May 24, 2020May 2020

Posted by Bobbyzen
I wonder what folks here think of recent and current events in Israel and Palestine. According to international law, Israel is an occupying force in the West Bank, land it captured in a pre-emotive war. As such, it is accountable for the humane ...
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World Music
May 23, 2020May 2020

Posted by GipsyOfNewSpain
Palestine Ballet Dancer showing her Art in an Italian street. Staged or Not Planned it is Our World of Music.
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This Day In History
May 15, 2020May 2020

Posted by altschmerz
May 15, 1948, is a date inked in infamy for generations of Palestinians who know it as the Nakba, or "the catastrophe", after the declaration of the state of Israel in Palestine.
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Environment, Ecology and Sustainability
May 13, 2020May 2020

Posted by gsiamne
20 miles of Seattle streets will soon close permanently to most cars:
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Music Fans
Mar 29, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Ray13
Happy birthday to Eric Idle, born on this date, March 29, 1943. From "Monty Python's The Meaning of Life," the Galaxy Song, composed and sung by Eric. ( video is not from the movie )
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This Day In History
Mar 7, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by altschmerz
100 years ago: Abortive Arab Kingdom of Syria declared On March 8, 1920, the Syrian Arab Congress proclaimed the establishment of the Arab Kingdom of Syria, a constitutional monarchy with Faisal bin Hussein as its ruler. The ...
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This Day In History
Feb 17, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by altschmerz
100 years ago: Imperialist powers claim Turkish territory On February 17, 1920, representatives of Britain, France and Italy—convening at the Conference of London, an outgrowth of the Paris Peace Conference, which founded the ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Feb 7, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by johnnyrobish
The retribution has begun. Trump just removed EU Ambassador Gordon Sondland as well as decorated Lt Col Alexander Vindman and his brother. This, after he earlier today opened up more protected public lands to his pals in the fossil fuel industry. ...
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News & Links
Feb 3, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Druvius
Trump's Palestine "Deal of the Century" Revealed:
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News & Links
Jan 29, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
What does Trump's (Kushner's) Israel Palestine peace plan actually say? It was written without the Palestineans input, does not recognize a 2-state solution and continues to have Israel police the West Bank. It is a joke!!!!!! ...
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This Day In History
Jan 28, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by altschmerz
January 28, 1933 The name "Pakistan" is coined by Choudhry Rahmat Ali and gradually accepted by Muslims in the Indian sub-continent, who use it to push for a separate Muslim homeland in South Asia. This blog post is about ...
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This Day In History
Jan 21, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by altschmerz
100 years ago: Turkish nationalist forces attack French occupation troops On January 21, 1920, Kemal Atatürk’s Turkish National Forces attacked the French-occupied city of Maras in south-central Turkey. French authorities ...
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Music, Movies & Books
Jan 13, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINK'Jeopardy!' was criticized for ruling that Jesus Christ's Bethlehem birthplace is in Israel and not Palestine
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Politics
Dec 19, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by rhmccluskey
Bernie Sander has received more contributions from active duty military personnel than, Pete Buttigieg, Elizabeth Warren, and Donald Trump combined! Biden is even further down the list. … TYT News
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Out Of The Illusion
Dec 2, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by altschmerz
LINKTeaching students the conflict is ‘incredibly complicated’ is guiding them into an epistemological and moral void
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Political debate
Nov 28, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by JazznBlues
I'd like to ask about nations all around the world that were permanently invaded by other nations. Is the USA different in that some of us have guilt over the atrocities or is that a common theme?Thinking about Australia, Haiti, Palestine / Israel, ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Nov 10, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by William_Mary
Gabor Maté on the misuse of anti-Semitism and why fewer Jews identify with Israel--Guest: Dr. Gabor Maté, mental health expert and best-selling author. Dr. Gabor Maté, a survivor of the Nazi Holocaust, offers a personal and historical ...
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This Day In History
Nov 2, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by Marionville
2nd November 1917....Balfour Declaration: British P.M. Arthur Balfour proclaims support for a Jewish State in Palestine.
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This Day In History
Oct 20, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by altschmerz
Arabs and their losing war: October 20, 1945 Egypt, Syria, Iraq and Lebanon form the Arab League to present a unified front against the establishment of a Jewish state in Palestine. October 20, 1973 Arab oil-producing nations ban oil exports to the...
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General Forum
Oct 11, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by Jolanta
In 1945 there were approximately 500 000 Jewish people living in Palestine, and now there are millions.
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This Day In History
Sep 9, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by altschmerz
September 9, 1993 The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) officially recognizes Israel as a legitimate state. Would be nice if Israel returned the favor.
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Politics
Sep 6, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKBernie Is the Best Candidate on Palestine
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Politics
Sep 5, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThe US allows in the Harvard student of Palestinian background it deported, but he will not be able to speak out freely like his classmates
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General & Hellos
Sep 3, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by PBuck0145
George Galloway makes a lot of sense ...https: except when he deals with the Palestine / Israel issue.
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Out Of The Illusion
Aug 31, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by William_Mary
THE ANGRY ARAB: Israel Bombs the Middle East, Yet Again As`ad AbuKhalil analyzes the calculations behind the recent attacks, which the Western press covered with the usual lack of realism. {Israel is an occupation state that...
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General & Hellos
Aug 27, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by no_creyente
Looking for Dana from Palestine, Texas. Saw her on match.com
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Jewish by Culture
Aug 15, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by jerry99
Bernie gets it! Bernie Sanders: It is disgusting that a bigot like Trump is attacking @RashidaTlaib and @IlhanMN in this way. Opposing Netanyahu's policies is not “hating the Jewish people.” We must stand together against those who ...
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Politics
Aug 15, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKIsrael bars Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from visiting - BBC News
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"I was blocked!?"
Aug 13, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by altschmerz
of-the-mountain blocked me for saying Palestine was a real country. (If you want him to block you, that’s pretty much all you have to say – he blocked someone in another thread just for that, even though they hadn’t interacted before.) So I ...
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Jokes and humor about religion
Aug 8, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by bookofmorons
You want a miracle? According to the Bible, Jesus was born in Palestine. A country where people are named Mohammed, Abdul, Mounir, Aziz, Ahmed, Farid, Omar, Youssouf, Mouloud, etc. And yet He managed to find 12 friends called John, Peter, Paul, ...
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News & Links
Jul 24, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Trump's Go home invective echoes Nazi incitement vs Jews in a board game to deport Jews to Palestine in 1938 . If you are vs Trump's anti-Semitism and hate vs. black and brown people, you are cordially invited to join: Leftists, Me ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Jul 21, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by William_Mary
THE ANGRY ARAB: Maxime Rodinson & the Palestinian Question A new book attacking the French scholar for his views on Israel and Zionism spurs As`ad AbuKhalil to provide his own assessment. The Untold History of Palestine & ...
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50s +
Jul 10, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by MsbSalsa
Where is the true location of Mecca (the Muslim holy site) 1- western saudia Arabia 2- Petra Jordan 3- southern Palestine
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Environment, Ecology and Sustainability
Jul 9, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by Allamanda
Preaching to the choir but climate crisis is NOW, this week and every week -
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General & Hellos
Jun 29, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKGrieving the children of Palestine and the dream of Zionism | Jewish Journal
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General & Hellos
May 16, 2019May 2019

Posted by chrismill
Hello Texas
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News & Links
May 5, 2019May 2019

Posted by josh_is_exciting
Isn't that special? "Disturbing video shows Muslim children in a Philadelphia school singing about 'chopping off heads', martyrdom and 'defending Palestine with our bodies'"
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Politics
Apr 21, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Krowmagnum
POLLIs the USA the biggest threat to world peace ? There is an international poll done by Gallup every year. In 2013 they added the question: "Which country is the biggest threat to world peace ?" The results were: 1, 24% of respondents, worldwide, ...
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Politics
Apr 19, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by altschmerz
LINKRabbi Shmuel Eliyahu: Leave No Palestinian or Arab Alive | Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services
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General & Hellos
Apr 12, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by mrveggieman187
As we all know if you go against the grain on Facebook and speak out against the establishment you are invited to stay in the Zuckerberg County jail for 30 days. I was just wondering do they do same thing on here.
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Out Of The Illusion
Mar 30, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by William_Mary
How War Criminal Elliott Abrams Orchestrated The 2007 Hamas-Fateh Palestinian Civil War Elliott Abrams, the convicted war criminal behind many U.S. interventionist policies, was also behind the coup against a democratically elected Hamas in ...
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General & Hellos
Mar 30, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKHow The New York Times rigs news on Israel Palestine - James North - YouTube
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Politics
Mar 29, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by SidneyWinston
POLLOccupied Northern Ireland
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Politics
Mar 25, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
I woke up this morning to author Arthur Brooks on C-SPAN speaking about loving your enemies at the AIPAC conference. I just posted this on his Facebook page. :-----: Just watched your AIPAC speech. I do not see how there is any love in supporting ...
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General & Hellos
Mar 23, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by callmedubious
Holocaust in palestine being investigated. jewish seniors being evicted from homes taken from original settlers who had been there for generations going back 100s of yrs.
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Jewish by Culture
Mar 12, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by JacarC
Anti-zionist is not anti-jewish. FYI:To call anything anti-semitic is profoundly idiotic. Semites: the decedents of the Semitic tribes include humans who currently live in palestine, jordan, lebanon, iraq, iran, syria, and turkey. (Learn where this...
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Politics
Feb 20, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by BrokenMarrow
I want your opinions. Do you guys think what Israel is doing to Palestine is right? And what India is doing to Kashmir is right?
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Politics
Feb 17, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by THHA
From my friend who is a doctor in Palestine . . .
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Politics
Jan 26, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
To the surviving people of Palestine; I am truly so very sorry that you, your families, your neighbors, and your country suffer so as a brutal slaughter is waged across your land. I have tried to remain informed and active politically so that I ...
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Memes R Us
Dec 17, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by Cutiebeauty
Thinking of you
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News & Links
Dec 16, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by doug6352
Useful Idiots for Palestine by Pat Condell Created in 2011. Not much has changed since then.
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Politics
Nov 27, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by Baalzebub666
Does non-belief in gods lead to non-belief in Israel?
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Politics
Nov 26, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by cava
Aja Monet is talking about Palestine, but her argument certainly has much wider applications.
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Memes R Us
Nov 17, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by phxbillcee
Speaking of dogs...
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Out Of The Illusion
Nov 17, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by William_Mary
Newly Elected Progressives Face Palestine Taboo
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News & Links
Nov 16, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by Lukian
LINKNetanyahu government heads towards collapse
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Politics
Nov 8, 2018Nov 2018

Posted by celticagent
What do you guys think of Andrew Yang for President in 2020? Here's his UBI video: , and campaign website:
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Memes R Us
Oct 10, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by michaeliscool
Omg this is hillarus
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Out Of The Illusion
Oct 6, 2018Oct 2018

Posted by William_Mary
The Trouble With ‘Preventing Palestine
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Politics
Sep 29, 2018Sep 2018

Posted by goldrose
LINKRepublicans need Jesus!
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Love & Relationships
Sep 28, 2018Sep 2018

Posted by fdmadani
Palestine or isreal
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Religion & Spirituality
Sep 27, 2018Sep 2018

Posted by FrayedBear
Posted in memory of an Fbook correspondent for quite a few years who I have just learnt died 3 weeks ago. He knew that it was coming. Still very sad. He was one of the few who posted articles highlighting the genocide occurring in Palestine. He was ...
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Introverts Unite!
Sep 5, 2018Sep 2018

Posted by bleurowz
An observation… I grew up in a family where feelings were always suspect. If you were sad or angry you were often taken to task for it. This never effected my sisters as much as it did me, they seemed to be able to shake things off a lot easier. ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Sep 1, 2018Sep 2018

Posted by zblaze
LINKArctic’s strongest sea ice breaks up for first time on record | World news | The Guardian
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General & Hellos
Aug 29, 2018Aug 2018

Posted by NerdforHumanity
How's everyone today?
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Conservative Atheists
Aug 25, 2018Aug 2018

Posted by Lancer
Goddamn it Palestine. Why you do this? It goes against the UN charter, Geneva convention and the morality of all developed nations. When people say that the military glorifies war I would say. Well at least they don't indoctrinate 5 ...
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Recovery: Achieving The Life You Want Or The Life You Lost
Aug 19, 2018Aug 2018

Posted by firecracker
This has gotten difficult. No, I'm not thinking about drinking. Well, I guess that's a lie. I am not thinking about having a drink. That's more accurate. So what has gotten difficult? Let me explain (warning, I have written a bit of a book here, ...
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Politics
Aug 17, 2018Aug 2018

Posted by Nerdygirl56
Why are we supporting Israel?
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Out Of The Illusion
Aug 6, 2018Aug 2018

Posted by William_Mary
Ocasio-Cortez “Evolves” Her Position on Palestine to Please Zionist Democratic Mega-Donors When Pelosi tells us there's not going to be a progressive movement in her party, she means it. They've already laid the protocols ...
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Just for Laughs
Aug 1, 2018Aug 2018

Posted by Dan1947
When your with a small group of people, try and focus in on the most shy one by saying this comment, purposefully slurring the first word of “ (blank) makes you deaf “. To which the response is what, and then you then slur the first word all over...
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Religion & Spirituality
Jul 20, 2018Jul 2018

Posted by DGJ0114
I agree with this completely...
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Politics
Jul 16, 2018Jul 2018

Posted by phxbillcee
Opinion 'One Jewish Life Is Worth More Than 10,000 non-Jews': Why More U.S. Jews Will Walk Off Birthright This Summer
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Out Of The Illusion
Jul 12, 2018Jul 2018

Posted by William_Mary
Trump’s Criticism of NATO Ignores the Real Questions NATO is obsolete! It doesn't serve it's purpose when it's controlled by the westernized war machine. Hell, just where the hell is NATO at, at this moment? What ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jul 9, 2018Jul 2018

Posted by Krish55
Palestine before Ethnic Cleansing:
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