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The U.S. must recognize that “Palestinian rights matter”

The Daily Beast Trump Wrongly Jailed Him for Murder. Biden’s Still Holding Him. Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast / Photos U.S. Department of...
Ketelo Backar
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Coronavirus vaccines are more extraordinary in the real world…

Coronavirus vaccines are proving just as effective in real life as they were in clinical trials. That indicates that the vaccines are holding up...
Ketelo Backar
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Washington, unmasked

WASHINGTON — On Friday morning, first lady Jill Biden walked into the National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall...
Ketelo Backar
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Once hesitant about COVID-19 vaccines, some have changed their…

Although 150 million people have received a COVID-19 vaccine, 34% of Americans are still hesitant about getting the shots and say they are not...
Ketelo Backar
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US calls reports of migrant children in buses ‘unacceptable’

Reports of unaccompanied migrant children being forced to stay overnight in parked buses at the Dallas convention center are “completely unacceptable” if true, U.S....
Ketelo Backar
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Stefanik’s win shows old GOP conservative purity tests replaced…

WASHINGTON — Rep. Elise Stefanik’s overwhelming victory in a leadership race Friday to become the No. 3 Republican in the House came against an...
Ketelo Backar
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10,000 Palestinians flee homes in Gaza as fighting between…

The United Nations warned Friday that ongoing fighting between Israel and Hamas “has the potential to unleash an uncontainable security and humanitarian crisis,” in...
Ketelo Backar
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Oklahoma bucks red-state trend, extends early voting

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — On Election Day last year, state Rep. Jon Echols was mortified to see a 3 1/2-hour line to vote in...
Ketelo Backar
3 min read

In Gaza, bombs drop and the conflict again hits…

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — On Friday morning, a military airstrike smashed my family’s farm in the northern Gaza Strip into a jagged...
Ketelo Backar
3 min read

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