Quake Devastates Kashmir

Southeast Asia Earthquake
Tomas Munita -- AP
Here's a simple proposal that would help get America past its recent traumas about Islamophobia: Let's embrace Pakistan in its hour of need after this month's devastating floods in the same way that we rushed to aid Haiti after the earthquake.
 
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