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By Hanns-Jochen Kaffsack DPA LAMPEDUSA, ITALY -- Italy on Saturday [Feb. 12] declared a humanitarian emergency on its southern islet of Lampedusa and organized airlifts to the mainland as immigrants from Tunisia continued to stream in. Nearly 3,000 p...
With the blue of the Mediterranean stretching far to the horizon and a spectacular mosque perched on a hillside above, the fishing port at Zanzour is one of the jewels of the coastline around Tripoli. It is also the scene of one of Muammar Gaddafi's ...
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The battered hulls of hundreds of destroyed migrant boats are stacked like firewood along the port in Lampedusa, a tiny Italian tourist island 180 miles from the coast of Libya . Nearly 15,000 men, women, and childre...16 opinions2011/03/30 09:46:18
This is for my English class and i have to read at least 2 of these books and i wanted to know which 2 you people think is the best of them... The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Adams, Douglas Tuesday's with ...7 opinions2010/09/20 00:14:52
Perhaps not so much next as in parallel, Algeria seems headed for the same unrest that toppled autocracies in Tunisia and Egypt. Police are trying in vain to shut down demonstrations in the streets of Algiers, with decr...2 opinions2011/02/13 08:23:44
Below is the speech given by Geert Wilders on March 25th at the Annual Lecture of the Magna Carta Foundation in Rome. For me to add to or take from any part of this speech would do it serious injustice, ther...48 opinions2011/03/27 23:55:34
The Truth About the Conservative Mind: Why Reactionaries from Edmund Burke to Sarah Palin Have Fought Real Liberty By Corey Robin, The Chronicle of Higher Education Posted on January 29, 2012, Printed on January 30, 2012 ...6 opinions2012/01/30 15:48:26
Why Germany Has It So Good -- and Why America Is Going Down the Drain Germans have six weeks of federally mandated vacation, free university tuition, and nursing care. Why the US pales in comparison. By Terr...27 opinions2010/10/16 11:52:46