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Russia’s treatment of the LGBTQ community

“Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one’s own beliefs. Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others.” John…

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Afghanistan’s presidential election: candidates and consequences

The current state of Afghanistan is general chaos, as the Taliban continues to wreak havoc in the poor, war-torn country….

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Russia’s role in the Syrian Civil War

The Syrian Civil War began in 2011 when pro-democracy protests erupted as part of the Arab Spring movement, a series…