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Radical Islamists Promote Jihad Tourism
by Tom McGregor    Tue, Jul 22, 2014, 11:37 PM

Militant Muslims can spend their vacations on jihad tourism, where they can celebrate suicide bombing and have a blast.

Channel NewsAsia reports that, "Known for kidnapping, public stonings, lashings and executions, the Islamic State (IS) is now expanding into tourism, taking jihadists on honeymoon and civilians to visit other parts of its "caliphate."

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Rich Russians Flee London
by Tom McGregor    Tue, Jul 22, 2014, 10:22 PM

Rich Russians are fleeing London and taking their assets with them to prepare for a new round of sanctions.

According to the Daily Telegraph of London, "Russian oligarchs are moving money out of London following threats of tough financial sanctions in the wake of the attack on Flight MH17, Downing Street has said. Allies of Vladimir Putin are understood to be reacting after British demands to punish the Russian president’s “cronies.'"

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Argentina Likely to Default Next Week
by Tom McGregor    Tue, Jul 22, 2014, 09:42 PM

Despite the Buenos Aires government pledging to offer 30 percent pay hikes for bureaucrats, Argentina is likely to default on its bills to creditors next week on July 30.

The BBC News reports that, "A US judge has ordered Argentina and its creditors to meet "continuously" to avoid the nation defaulting on its debts. District Judge Thomas Griesa told the parties to meet from 10:00 EST (14:00 GMT) on Wednesday to hammer out a deal."

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Planned Parenthood Imposes For-Profit Abortion Quotas
by Tom McGregor    Tue, Jul 22, 2014, 08:40 PM

Planned Parenthood has imposed abortion quotas at clinics to reduce the Hispanic population in Texas and boost profits.

According to the Daily Caller, "The Texas congressman in whose district a Planned Parenthood clinic allegedly had abortion quotas reacted angrily to the news Tuesday, saying, ”The criminal behavior of Planned Parenthood has no limits.”

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Gore Blames Global Warming for Antarctic Ice Expansion
by Tom McGregor    Tue, Jul 22, 2014, 08:02 PM

Former Vice President Al Gore wants to tell the world the 'Inconvenient Truth,' that the Antarctic's expanding ice glaciers had been caused by global warming.

Science Daily reports that, "The first direct evidence that marked changes to Antarctic sea ice drift have occurred over the last 20 years, in response to changing winds, is published this week in the journal Nature Geoscience. Scientists from NERC's British Antarctic Survey (BAS) and NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Pasadena California explain why, unlike the dramatic losses reported in the Arctic, the Antarctic sea ice cover has increased under the effects of climate change."

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Suspicions Mount for Kiev and Malaysian Air Crash
by Tom McGregor    Tue, Jul 22, 2014, 05:00 AM

The Ukrainian government of Kiev faces growing suspicions over its involvement of the Malaysian Airlines crash over Eastern Ukraine last week. Kiev officials released audio tapes last weekend, which allegedly proved that Moscow officials were coordinating with pro-Russian separatists to shoot down planes. However, the tapes appear to have been edited one day before the fatal crash occured that killed 298 innocent passengers on board.

According to Pakistan Defence, "In a devastating twist to emerge over the weekend it now seems that the Malaysian civilian airliner downed over Ukraine was most probably brought down as a result of sabotage by the US-backed Kiev regime. The purpose of this audacious act of mass murder – in which 298 lives were lost – was carried out with the intention of framing the Russian government. Washington, the chief sponsor of the Kiev regime, must have known about the plot, if not being fully complicit in it."

 

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HIV Hookers Cash in on Dating Apps
by Tom McGregor    Tue, Jul 22, 2014, 02:05 AM

HIV-infested gay prostitutes are swarming all over dating Apps to rake in big bucks.

The Washington Post reports that, "But location-based apps like Tinder and Grindr — with their frenzied swiping and aura of casual sex — make a particularly good platform for this kind of advertising. “My Danish friend paid off his debt by becoming a gay prostitute,” reads an October 2012 headline on The Billfold, above a story about a man who used a promiscuous European hook-up site to pay off $70,000 of debt. The Internet abounds with similar stories and confessions: “I used to find queer guys on criagslist & grindr and make them pay me for sex,” reads one chilling Reddit post, from May 2013, “… and I just tested positive for HIV.”

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Cities Account for 92% of S Korean Population
by Tom McGregor    Mon, Jul 21, 2014, 10:23 PM

South Korea has transformed into a concrete jungle in which less than eight percent of its population reside in the rural countryside.

According to the JoongAng Daily, "It’s obvious that Seoul has one of the highest population densities in the world. But how many people actually live in all of Korea’s urban areas? According to a study by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport released yesterday, as of the end of last year, nearly 92 percent of people lived in cities, whether it was Seoul, Busan or Gwangju."

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Closer View of Indian Education
by Tom McGregor    Mon, Jul 21, 2014, 09:22 PM

The Indian education system sounds remarkably similar to the Chinese education system. Students focus on memorizing to succeed in taking tests.

The UN Post reports that, "The current observation is that most of the educators don’t add any value to students. On the other hand, it is the students who add value to educators by working very hard for exams to pass out with scores and grades from Indian educational institutions. Even in some of the prestigious educational institutions like IITs and IIMs in India, it is the students who slog hard to achieve the scores rather than educators who are supposed to be responsible for students’ academic success. What are the causes for the present scenario? What is the solution for this problem? Let us find out."

 

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UN Provides Polygamy Benefits for Staff
by Tom McGregor    Mon, Jul 21, 2014, 08:40 PM

The United Nations not only offers diplomatic immunity for same sex spouses of staff, but the global organization also provides financial rewards for polygamists.

According to the UN Post, "For instance, take the UN Declaration of Human Rights, CEDAW and the public stand of the UN which condemns polygamy and considers it an attack on the dignity and human rights of women, as well as a harmful practice in UN human rights standards; where millions of dollars have been spent by the UN and its specialized agencies on programmes and campaigns to alleviate and stop this practice, yet UN senior staff at the highest levels practice polygamy, and the organization pays benefits for polygamist staff families and awards these staff. Worst of all is the conflict between the organization declarations and statements and its own practices."

 

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