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Justice on pause

Terrorism | A public accounting for ISIS war crimes is overdue
by Mindy Belz
Posted 5/24/18, 12:35 pm

Long before Americans knew the full extent of Nazi atrocities, President Franklin Roosevelt was thinking about what to do with the war criminals of World War II. “The time will come when they shall have to stand in the Courts of Law in the very countries that they are now oppressing and answer for their acts,” FDR said in August 1942.

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New York Times admits no evidence linking Trump, Russia

International | Plus fighting in Afghanistan and post-fighting recoveries in Iraq
by Mindy Belz
Posted 5/18/18, 03:10 pm

UNITED STATES: The New York Times story confirming the Obama intelligence apparatus spied on Donald Trump’s presidential campaign in 2016 underscores how blasé big media has been “about the fact that the Obama administration was actively spying on four affiliates of a rival political campa

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Party loyalists fill out religious freedom commission

International | Plus a shock victory in Iraq, delayed payback in India, and more international news and notes
by Mindy Belz
Posted 5/16/18, 06:38 pm

UNITED STATES: Republicans went down to the wire in naming or renaming by Wednesday commissioners to the bipartisan U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF).

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