Archive | October, 2014
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ISIS threatens to “boil the planet”

CANBERRA – ISIS has thrown down the gauntlet in response to Australia’s involvement in Iraq, threatening to “boil the planet” if Australian forces take military action in the Middle East. The threats were made as part of a video broadcast online and shared on Al-Jazeera, in which Abu Mohammad al-Adnani, one of ISIS’ most fiery spokespeople, described the […]

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Thoughts on Sacrifice

One day you finally knew what you had to do, and began, though the voices around you kept shouting their bad advice– (Mary Oliver, The Journey) Nick was working for an engineering consultancy, doing pretty well for himself. He got to work on some cool renewable energy projects, while still having the pleasure of a stable income. […]

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