Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Israel and the Arab Awakening -

Israel and the Arab Awakening -

The Arab Awakening and Israel

Israel is facing the biggest erosion of its strategic environment since its founding. It is alienated from its longtime ally Turkey. Its archenemy Iran is suspected of developing a nuclear bomb. The two strongest states on its border — Syria and Egypt — are being convulsed by revolutions. The two weakest states on its border — Gaza and Lebanon — are controlled by Hamas and Hezbollah.

Josh Haner/The New York Times

Thomas L. Friedman

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It was in this context that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu went before the Knesset last Wednesday and argued that the Arab awakening was moving the Arab world “backward” and turning into an “Islamic, anti-Western, anti-liberal, anti-Israeli, undemocratic wave.” Ceding territory to the Palestinians was unwise at such a time, he said: “We can’t know who will end up with any piece of territory we give up.”

Netanyahu added: “In February, when millions of Egyptians thronged to the streets in Cairo, commentators and quite a few Israeli members of the opposition said

How Exercise Benefits the Brain -

How Exercise Benefits the Brain -

November 30, 2011, 12:01 AM

How Exercise Benefits the Brain

Does exercise strengthen your brain while it builds muscle?Adam Weiss/Getty ImagesDoes exercise strengthen your brain while it builds muscle?
Phys Ed

To learn more about how exercise affects the brain, scientists in Ireland

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Cain, conservatives look foolish blaming scandal on race

Story from CNN concerning the Cain campaign blaming race as a motivation for the Herman Cain sexual harassment allegations. It is hard to disagree with CNN columnist Roland Martin, if you want to be president you should try and be consistent.
Presidential candidate Herman Cain has called sexual harassment allegations a

A Site for Creating That Perfect Resume.

So I was browsing the web today looking for resume writing tips when I bumped into this site called What I really like about this site is that it grades your resume and gives you a letter grade on how good or alternatively not good your resume is. So for you job seekers out there I defiantly recommend that you check it out!