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Syria’s Use of Chemical Weapons Could Be “Game-Changer”

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New allegations that the Syrian regime has used chemical weapons against its people has forced President Barack Obama to reconsider whether or not to intervene…read more

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Garment Industry Under Scrutiny After Factory Collapse in Bangladesh

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Click to download video Teachers: Please have students watch the first 1:56 minutes of this video. The remainder is a discussion. More than 300 people…read more

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Has Syria Used Chemical Weapons on Civilians?

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First 2:50 minutes are the setup and remainder is a discussion. The Obama administration said recently it believes the Syrian government has used chemical weapons,…read more

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Who Gets Paid to Grow Food for People in Need?

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American food aid assists the world’s most vulnerable populations such as Syrian refugees, Haitian earthquake survivors or Pakistani flood victims. The budget for what’s known…read more

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Prisoners Stop Eating to Protest Detention

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Although President Obama signed an executive order to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay shortly after his first inauguration in 2009, 166 captives are still…read more

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