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Boots On The Ground For Ebola Today, president Obama is announcing a major effort to help stem the spread of the outbreak in West Africa, relying primarily on our African military command: The unprecedented response will include the deployment of 3,000 U.S. military forces and more th
Andrew Sullivan | 4 hours, 49 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The Perfect Political Storms In Britain The Economist explains how the Scottish National Party (SNP) came to power in Scotland: The disadvantage of first-past-the-post systems … is that by raising the threshold of parliamentary dominance, they contain the possibility of sudden, violent sh
Andrew Sullivan | 5 hours, 8 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Malkin Award Nominee “This is all because, I mean, count the number of times he uses the word I in any speech, and compare that to any other president. Remember when he announced the killing of bin Laden? That speech I believe had 29 references to I on my command, I ord
Andrew Sullivan | 5 hours, 25 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Herbalife fight hits D.C. trade association, as Avon withdraws from DSA Three new clients, one new employee for Capitol Strategies Partners Belton lau Read full story for latest details.
Politico | 5 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Francis On Tying and Untying The Knots This fall, we’ll begin to see the impact of the new bishop of Rome on the church with the opening of the October Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, focusing on the family and evangelizing in the modern world. There isn’t m
Andrew Sullivan | 5 hours, 55 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Scottish independence: Cameron faces a choice between destroying his country or his party Each man kills the thing he loves, wrote Oscar Wilde in the Ballad of Reading Gaol, and if David Cameron can find a moment to reflect on that from his cell on political death row, he will appreciate its truth. The only uncertainty for him a few hours befo
The Independent | 6 hours ago | comment? | recommend
Islamic State: Assad lures Obama into his web Syria has asked Washington to engage in military and intelligence collaboration to defeat their mutual enemy Isis, inviting US congressmen and senators to visit Damascus to discuss joint action against the jihadis who threaten both America and the regime
The Independent | 6 hours, 16 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Parades of skeletal women on a skinny catwalk it can only be London Fashion Week The photos from London Fashion Week all look the same. Identikit parades of skeletal women prowl down the skinny catwalk in front of hundreds. Collarbones jut fashionably from beneath the strips of cloth that barely cover their modesty, or their protrudin
The Independent | 6 hours, 32 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Have you heard about the film Singapore has banned its people from watching? Well, you have now On Friday several busloads of Singaporeans are expected to make the short journey across the Straits of Johor to Malaysia to watch a documentary they are unable to see in their own country.
The Independent | 6 hours, 33 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Scots abroad: what's it like to watch the referendum from afar? Yes? No? Nae? | You tell us Calling all soon-to-be ex-expats: your country is about to redefine itself ... but youve already left. Tell us tales of your nationalist anguish or lack thereofPlus: the end of Britishness? At least the Canadians vote yesHello, Scots abroad. You may have
The Guardian | 6 hours, 36 minutes ago | comment? | recommend