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Palestine

The removal of Palestine by Google Maps

Why you can’t find Palestine when you search Google Maps.     If you search for Palestine on Google Maps, you won’t find it. Palestine, the name most continuously used for the territory lying between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea from the fifth century BCE, is labelled Israel. Protestors in the Middle East, and

Current Affairs Wrap: US shoots itself in the foot, Joyce peaces out, Dominos orgasmic new direction

Dearie me, what a week. Barnaby Joyce finally fell on his sword, America hid behind a gun and one pizza empire got surprisingly smutty.

kindergarten

To the Arab woman whom we humiliated at my child’s kindergarten today

Australian living in Israel, Sarah Knopman, writes a letter to the Arab woman who was humiliated at her child’s kindergarten – it wasn’t anything personal, you have to understand.

Ferguson

Current Affairs Wrap: Ferguson, ABC cuts, coalition of common sense, the Middle East and refugees

Michael Burrill updates TBS on the world’s news, from Ferguson to Israel, PUP and our larrikin Libs in this week’s Current Affairs Wrap.

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