More people in the world have access to a cell phone than have access to a toilet. Lack of access to clean water and sanitation is killing thousands of people in developing nations, and leaving people with a reduced quality of life.
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Though Barack Obama has called for peace talks between Israel and Palestine, Palestine says this push for membership is a result of the breakdown of peace talks. When Palestine submits the application tomorrow, the debate on the matter will extend several weeks before a final vote is taken.
As many football fans anxiously awaited the opening NFL game of the 2011 season, President Obama addressed Congress in a televised announcement of the new “American Jobs Act.”
According to a Wall Street Journal and NBC poll of 1,000 American adults, Rick Perry is the leader of the GOP race with 38% of those polled supporting him. Mitt Romney was the second with 23%. Everyone else was below 10%. Now there is plenty of analysis on the front runners and the runner ups to the front runners. Who I would like to look at are the two lowest in the poll. These are Rick Santorum at 3% and Jon Huntsman at 2%.
In light of the fall of Ghaddafi’s Libyan regime, one question has been uttered across the world: what comes next for the liberated country? One man has come forward from the revolution to answer the question.
Kimball is an expert in the Middle East and discussed issues surrounding Islam, Judaism, and Christianity and their relationship with politics.
Stories are an inescapably integral aspect of culture as they are so much more than amusement and a way to pass the time, but rather, a common thread that brings us together as a people.