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Female Jihadis Demand Equality with Men in Syria

Female Jihadis Demand Equality with Men in Syria

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The Telegraph: A mysterious group of female jihadists brandishing Kalashnikov guns are demanding equality with men in Syria in online video ~~~ The video was shot in northern Syria outside of the Church of Saint Simeon and shows women – who belong to the ‘camp for women for victory and empowerment’ – shooting and marching…. Read more »

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Mandatory voting? What else should be made mandatory?

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(CNN)The president whose major policy achievement is mandatory health insurance thinks maybe voting should be mandatory, too. Asked how to offset the influence of big money in politics, President Barack Obama suggested it’s time to make voting a requirement. “It would be transformative if everybody voted — that would counteract money more than anything,” he… Read more »