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Short Sleeve or Long Sleeve?

"Rape and murder were common, children forced to become soldiers and turned against their own families, and a usual punishment for opposition the amputation of your hands or arms. "Short sleeve, or long sleeve?" asked the militia men as they raised their machetes. When I went to Sierra Leone as a reporter in 2000, the [...]

Big Swamp Village

We're surrounded. That simplifies our problem..." - Lt. Gen. Chesty Puller, USMC From 221 to 206BC the Qin, pronounced "Chin", Dynasty ruled China, and represented the first unified central government in Chinese history. As absolute monarchies do, the Qin built power and influence by wielding military might and merciless rule. The only "fairness" they could [...]

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