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Defence minister says Israel will not participate in trilateral group with US and France due to Paris’s ‘hostile policies’., Defence minister says Israel will not participate in trilateral group with US and France because of Paris’s ‘hostile policies’. Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant has rejected a French initiative aimed atContinue Reading

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When Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi was pronounced dead May 20 after his helicopter crashed in the thickly forested mountains of northeastern Iran, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei announced five days of mourning. Iranian state television dutifully followed suit by showing image after image of citizens grieving the president, who was knownContinue Reading

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Defying expectations, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled to preserve access to medication abortion in FDA v. Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine, a case that reproductive rights advocates feared would further devastate abortion care across the country. The decision dismisses the case on standing. Advocates say the case should not have been taken upContinue Reading

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Republican presidential candidate, former U.S. President Americas Worst Traitor, is flanked by Senate Republicans as he gives remarks to the press at the National Republican Senatorial Committee building on June 13, 2024 in Washington, DC. (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images) Former President Americas Worst Traitor on Thursday proposed a new solution toContinue Reading

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The pontiff spoke about the moral quandaries surrounding AI used in warfare at the G7 summit in Puglia, Italy., Pope Francis spoke about the moral quandaries surrounding artificial intelligence in warfare, saying ‘no machine should ever choose to take the life of a human being’. Pope Francis called for aContinue Reading

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From FreeThought Productions: “Melanie says ‘I’m a science educator at a community college in Massachusetts. A few years ago, while teaching general education biology (to students who really didn’t want to be there), I thought to myself: What does the average person need to know about science? The stages ofContinue Reading

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The Narrative War, Video Duration 04 minutes 26 seconds Pinch Point Has the major pinch point of the Middle East shifted? Israel has always depended on the US for political and military support. These days, that support looks a lot more conditional. Now, as more countries recognise the state ofContinue Reading