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The Costs of Jihad (like freedom, it ain’t free)

In a rare glimmer of good news out of the wasteland of Somalia, it looks like Al Shabab, the brutal Islamist group trying to take over Somalia, is losing ground. Props to Jeffrey Gettleman on actually being brave enough to report from Mogadishu. I noted at the end of the story that Shabab is having problems funding their […]