December 10th, 2019

Mr. Twister

Тут-то нам и открылась вся правда -- The war in Afghanistan—18 years old and still raging, at a cost of nearly $1 trillion, 2,300 U.S. troops killed, and more than 20,000 injured—has been a muddle from the beginning, steered by vague and wavering strategies, fueled by falsely rosy reports of progress from the battlefield, and almost certainly doomed to failure all along.

Непонятно только, почему именно Афганистан. Всё остальное точно такое же.
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Новости расизма

NBCNews -- Students, educators and advocates are suing the University of California over its use of the SAT and ACT in college admissions decisions, accusing the 10-campus system of discriminating against applicants of color from low-income families by requiring standardized tests.
The SAT and ACT have been blasted by critics who cite research showing that scores are strongly associated with race, family income and student background.
Ни Калифорнию, ни университеты, впрочем, ни капельки не жалко.