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U. of Wisconsin student resolution blames Israel for police violence against African-Americans

The student government of the University of Wisconsin-Madison included an amendment specifically targeting Israel in a resolution calling for divestment from companies operating in many countries.

The resolution was passed Wednesday by the Associated Students of Madison by a 24-0 vote, with two abstentions. It calls on the university and its foundation to divest from companies involved in private prisons, arms manufacture, fossil fuels and border walls, and banks that “oppress marginalized communities.”

It also blames Israel for training U.S. police in tactics it says harm African-Americans.

The vote comes a month after a divestment resolution specifically targeting Israel failed to pass the student government and two weeks after the student government passed a proposal to create a new financial transparency and ethics subcommittee. The meeting was held April 12, the second day of Passover, when several Jewish representatives were absent.


" private prisons, arms manufacture, fossil fuels and border walls, and banks that “oppress marginalized communities.”

If that doesn't work they can always go around and break the glass of jewish businesses.

In every generation, there is evil must be stopped.

I'm all for talking with NK... I don't enjoy extortion but I might live with it.

I hope China makes them re-think their plans.

I hope Little Kim backs down.

I'm not for war.

But every generation has its evil must be confronted.

The Taliban
Radical Islamic Terrorism
And now we have a child-like idiot in NK who now has nukes and has stated his desire to threaten the US.

Pacifism was great before WW2 until the war came to our shores.

(Yes, Trump sucks big league and I would be so much happier if O or HRC was in charge....but you have to deal with the unfortunate)

Go ahead...Flame away.

Minneapolis Muslims protest 'sharia' vigilante

A man trying to impose what he calls “the civil part of the sharia law” in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis has sparked anger among local residents and Muslim leaders.

Abdullah Rashid, 22, a Georgia native who moved to Cedar-Riverside last year, has been making the rounds in the Somali-dominated neighborhood, telling people not to drink, use drugs or interact with the opposite sex. If he sees Muslim women he believes are dressed inappropriately, he approaches them and suggests they should wear a jilbab, a long, flowing garment. And he says he’s recruiting others to join the effort.

But local Muslim leaders are sounding the alarm. They are working to stop Rashid’s group, General Presidency of the Religious Affairs and Welfare of the Ummah, and have notified Minneapolis police, who say he’s being banned from a Cedar-Riverside property. Some say the group is preying on vulnerable young Muslims in a community that has dealt with national scrutiny around radicalization and terrorism.

“What he’s doing is wrong and doesn’t reflect the community at all,” said Jaylani Hussein, executive director of the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR).


North Korea threatens US with nuclear strike as American warships approach

North Korean state media on Tuesday warned of a nuclear attack on the United States at any sign of a U.S. pre-emptive strike as a U.S. Navy strike group led by a nuclear-powered aircraft steamed towards the western Pacific.

Tension has escalated sharply on the Korean peninsula with talk of military action by the United States gaining traction following its strikes last week against Syria and amid concerns the reclusive North may soon conduct a sixth nuclear test.

North Korea's official Rodong Sinmun newspaper said the country was prepared to respond to any aggression by the United States.


For those against the attack, what should have been done after the chemical attacks?

Ignore , it's not our business ?
Go to congress ?
Go to UN ?

I'm willing to learn.

How much do I hate hiim ?

He blames everything on Obama.

He takes no responsibility for anything.

And every time he says "Believe me", NEVER BELIEVE HIM.

Ani Maamin

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