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Thomas Lubanga, Congolese War Lord Convicted

10/07/2012

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Thomas Lubanga Convicted by Hague, Photo by ICC-CPI

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 17:10 PM EDT, 10 July 2012 THE HAGUE, Netherlands – Six years after the government of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) handed Thomas Lubanga Dyilo, over to The Hague for trial, and three years after the start of his trial, Lubanga has finally been received a verdict of 14 years […]

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Dutch-Moroccan ‘Lover Boy’ Pimps

17/05/2012

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Female Sex Slave (Cropped), Photo by Ira Gelb

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 15:46 p.m. EDT, 17 May 2012 Al Jazeera reported on the release of a film about the explosive increase in the Netherlands of forced prostitution of girls as young as 12 by their Dutch-Moroccan ‘boyfriends.’ The film by Julia Rooke and Caroline Pare features Ibrahim, a Dutch-Moroccan social worker who […]

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Warlord Charles Taylor Convicted

26/04/2012

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Charles Taylor, Former Liberian Pres., War Lord, Photo by DTN

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 23:55 PM EDT, 26 April 2012 THE HAGUE, Netherlands – Today, Charles Taylor, 64, former Liberian President and accused warlord was convicted by The Special Court for Sierra Leone, in The Hague, the Netherlands. He was found guilty of 11 counts of war crimes, including murder, rape, and sexual slavery. […]

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Politics of Abnegation | Hieronymus Bosch

06/09/2009

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The Garden of Earthly Delights by Bosch

Observations on the politics of wealth and American consumerism. How the system was constructed to ensure self-imposed slavery, indebtedness, through the illusion that one can catch the brass ring and “make it big!”

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