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FAST FIVE: This Is What Modern War Propaganda Looks Like

The videos, curiously, are being shared enthusiastically by many Republicans and pro-Israel hawks, who aren't traditionally the sort of crowd you see rallying to support the civil rights of Muslims. Iran is condemned by establishment war whores for the flaws in its democratic process, while Saudi Arabia, an actual monarchy, goes Read more…

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FAST FIVE: Syria: "Rebels Played Russian Roulette, And Lost"

Middle East analysts are appropriately noting, “Rebels played Russian roulette, and lost” after Syrian Army ground forces accompanied by overwhelming Russian airstrikes in Syria's contested southwest region have collapsed anti-government lines with rapid speed.  Early Friday a major strategic victory was announced as government forces took the Nassib border crossing after Read more…

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FAST FIVE: Visualizing The World's Watersheds

In Egypt, an astonishing 95% of the population lives alongside the mighty Nile, which is the world's longest river at 4,258 mi (6,853 km) and also the only major source of freshwater in an otherwise arid desert landscape. THE WORLD'S WATERSHEDS But as Visual Capitalist's Nick Routley notes, the Nile isn't alone Read more…

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