Teacher guilty but Brit avoids whip

KHARTOUM, Sudan – A British teacher in Sudan was convicted Thursday of the less-serious charge of insulting Islam for letting her pupils name a teddy bear “Muhammad,” and was sentenced to 15 days in prison and deportation to Britain. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/22007049/  She could have received 40 lashes and six months in …

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Corruption, bribes and trafficking: a cancer that is engulfing Afghanistan

More testimony as to why the US should unilaterally destroy the poppy fields. Is it possible for us to take the high road, to do the right thing? We cannot be caught up in the “what about the poor farmer” rhetoric. The poor farmer will find another crop. The poor …

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