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Plight of Sex Slaves From Moldova to Dubai

25/01/2014

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Sex For Sale in Middle East

Sex for sale from Moldova to Dubai. Mimi Chakarova tells a powerful story through photos and in the words of the victims of this heinous crime. The booming “Sex Tourism” industry is no longer a threat to women and children in remote, impoverished countries, it is a plague that is infecting all countries. The men and women who abuse and use other human beings for their own sexual gratification do not live in isolation. They could be and probably are someone to whom you are married and sleep with, or with whom you work or attend religious functions, or who educates your children. We must be more vigilant in trying to stem the tide of this worldwide crisis.

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The Terminal Terminus of Snowden

03/07/2013

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Moscow Duty Free, Photo by Diego Dal Cero

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 16:59 p.m. EDT, 3 July 2013 SHEREMETYEVO AIRPORT, Moscow – Edward Snowden’s flight from the United States with government secrets which he stole from the National Security Agency, now finds himself in the untenable situation of being denied asylum in 21 countries to which he has appealed. Snowden arrived in […]

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Loss of Innocence for Syria’s Female Refugees

01/07/2013

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Zaatari Refugee Camp at Dusk, Photo by Emad Zyuob

Jessica Tanner, Staff Writer Last Modified: 15:44 p.m. DST, 1 July 2013 The Syrian women describe how even going to the bathroom in the Zaatari camps can be a threat. “There is no light, if we come in here there could be a guy hiding or something,” one of them says. None of the female […]

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The Hunt for Edward Snowden

26/06/2013

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Edward Snowden Flees to Russia, Photo by Effer Lecebe

Jessica Tanner, Staff Writer Last Modified: 01:41 a.m. DST, 26 June 2013 MOSCOW, Russia – As the hunt for Edward Snowden continues, it appears that Snowden is the one with the upper hand. Although, the whereabouts of the computer contractor who revealed confidential information about The National Security Agency’s surveillance programs are still virtually unknown. […]

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Kremlin Hammers NGO Activists

22/07/2012

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President Vladimir Putin & Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, Photo by iTrumpet

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 01:42 AM EDT, 22 July 2012 Tensions between Washington and the Kremlin have escalated over the past eighteen months largely because Russia has aligned with China to defeat the United Nations Security Council’s efforts to institute punitive sanctions against Syria. The standoff recalls the stance of the U.S. and USSR […]

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