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The Irish Times
Suzanne O’Sullivan wins £30,000 Wellcome Book PrizeWellek is generally considered to be the most prestigious US literary-studies p
Suzanne O’Sullivan wins £30,000 Wellcome Book Prize
The Irish Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Wellek is generally considered to be the most prestigious US literary-studies prize. Past winners include Umberto Eco and Edward Said. This is the first time that an Irish writer or a book about Irish material has won. The citation says, “This... Read more
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NBC News
Man Shot With Fake Bomb at Baltimore TV Station Feared World's End: Fatherhis son's mother has a history of mental illness. "He was really nice, never a
Man Shot With Fake Bomb at Baltimore TV Station Feared World's End: Father
NBC News / Posted 18 hours ago
his son's mother has a history of mental illness. "He was really nice, never argued, never fought, never hurt anybody," Edward said about his son. He said Alex changed after the breakdown several weeks ago. Alex Brizzi entered the lobby of the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Report: Scottish private schools "saving the state sector millions"chief executive of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland, who has bee
Report: Scottish private schools "saving the state sector millions"
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
chief executive of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland, who has been in the post for the past six years. Mr Edward said: "We are delighted that someone with the experience and skills of Anne Smith is willing to take the chair and... Read more
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Minda News
A SOJOURNER'S VIEW: Men and Women for Othershave chosen such kind of person for their commencement speaker but – in Mindana
A SOJOURNER'S VIEW: Men and Women for Others
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
have chosen such kind of person for their commencement speaker but – in Mindanao – what ADDU did was truly trail-blazing! Edward Said, whose Orientalism called on reversing trends in asserting discourses would have applauded ADDU’s move which... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Independence parents say cannabis oil is a miracle for son with chronic seizuresenough for Dominique's condition. “I can go to prison today. But I’m willing t
Independence parents say cannabis oil is a miracle for son with chronic seizures
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 4 days ago
enough for Dominique's condition. “I can go to prison today. But I’m willing to go to prison today to save my son’s life,” Edward said. Two months after starting CBD, his parents noticed a dramatic change. Dominique went from having 15 seizures a... Read more
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Times of Malta
NGOs, council to appeal Sliema development decisionStreet, Sliema. The development, they said, would see the destruction of three
NGOs, council to appeal Sliema development decision
Times of Malta / Posted 7 days ago
Street, Sliema. The development, they said, would see the destruction of three art deco houses of architectural value. Edward Said, from the Sliema Heritage Society, asked why were old houses in Mdina protected but such houses, which had as... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Israel and Palestine is finally a US election issue. The ‘last taboo’ is not broken, but it’s splinteringa US election issue. The ‘last taboo’ is not broken, but it’s splintering Isra
Israel and Palestine is finally a US election issue. The ‘last taboo’ is not broken, but it’s splintering
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
a US election issue. The ‘last taboo’ is not broken, but it’s splintering Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (AP) Edward Said, 13 years dead but intellectually un-buriable, used to say that there was only one “last taboo” in the United... Read more
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The Irish Times
Gabriel Byrne: 'There's a difference between a great star and a great actor'(Jill Clayburgh) defending a Palestinian in the occupied territories. “Played b
Gabriel Byrne: 'There's a difference between a great star and a great actor'
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
(Jill Clayburgh) defending a Palestinian in the occupied territories. “Played brilliantly by the Irish actor,” the great Edward Said wrote of Byrne’s turn as the district attorney. It was something of a sensation at the time, but Ken’s study of... Read more
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Times of Malta
Outcry to save Gozo townhouse grows, but Cathedral Chapter says its needs should be considered as wellsuggested a park-and-ride system and called for the preservation of the house i
Outcry to save Gozo townhouse grows, but Cathedral Chapter says its needs should be considered as well
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
suggested a park-and-ride system and called for the preservation of the house in its entirety, while fellow architect Edward Said appealed for the application to be turned down and the property put on the antiquities list. Other... Read more
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Times of Malta
Race against time to save Gozo townhouseChapter in 2003. Experts believe it should be saved and the carpark planned el
Race against time to save Gozo townhouse
Times of Malta / Posted 10 days ago
Chapter in 2003. Experts believe it should be saved and the carpark planned elsewhere, with architectural historian Edward Said saying it should also be scheduled. In his submission to the Planning Authority, Mr Said noted that photographs... Read more
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The Washington Times
JED BABBIN: Why Obama is unteachabledistrusts America’s definition of its interests and the rationale for defending
JED BABBIN: Why Obama is unteachable
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
distrusts America’s definition of its interests and the rationale for defending them just as one of his principal mentors, Edward Said, did. Mr. Said was a Palestinian activist who became an American academic. His was a radical anti-colonialist... Read more
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Evening Standard
Approval for Paddington tower ‘opens floodgate to skyscrapers’and piazza with public art. More than 600 people signed a petition against wha
Approval for Paddington tower ‘opens floodgate to skyscrapers’
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
and piazza with public art. More than 600 people signed a petition against what they described as “a monstrosity”. It said: “If allowed, this would become a dangerous precedent for further extra tall buildings in the borough and central... Read more
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The Washington Times
JED BABBIN: Why Obama is unteachabledistrusts America’s definition of its interests and the rationale for defending
JED BABBIN: Why Obama is unteachable
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
distrusts America’s definition of its interests and the rationale for defending them just as one of his principal mentors, Edward Said, did. Mr. Said was a Palestinian activist who became an American academic. His was a radical anti-colonialist... Read more
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Salon.com
Wall Street Journal slimes Noam Chomsky, Michael Moore — forgets about George W. Bush’s monumental blundersof the piece Stephens plays the role of the pure Westerner in the company of ir
Wall Street Journal slimes Noam Chomsky, Michael Moore — forgets about George W. Bush’s monumental blunders
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
of the piece Stephens plays the role of the pure Westerner in the company of irrational Easterners. In a description that Edward Said would find trite, Stephens recounts a “chat” he had with three Muslim men at Heathrow Airport on their way to do... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Islam Created EuropeSong of Roland) of a Christendom in “inevitable opposition” to Islam—a concept
How Islam Created Europe
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
Song of Roland) of a Christendom in “inevitable opposition” to Islam—a concept that culminated in the Crusades. The scholar Edward Said took this point further, writing in his book Orientalism in 1978 that Islam had defined Europe culturally, by... Read more
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Orange County Register
Coastal panel OKS agreement to open gates at Dana Point's Strand Beachcontinue to contest all of the commission's claims against Headlands Reserve, b
Coastal panel OKS agreement to open gates at Dana Point's Strand Beach
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
continue to contest all of the commission's claims against Headlands Reserve, because they are baseless and without merit,” Edward said Friday. “It’s a huge waste of taxpayer’s money. We won’t pay a single penny of their threatened fines.” Rick... Read more
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The Hindu
Climate change triggers coral bleachingApril. During December 2015, the west coast of India, witnessed severe coral b
Climate change triggers coral bleaching
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
April. During December 2015, the west coast of India, witnessed severe coral bleaching (70-80 per cent) in Malvan, Dr. Edward said. There was no major bleaching in the Gulf of Mannar between 2011 and 2015. But from the last week of this March,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Boris is a dangerous politician, says Sir Ed DaveyBoris Johnson as a "dangerous politician" and compared him to right-wing Americ
Boris is a dangerous politician, says Sir Ed Davey
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Boris Johnson as a "dangerous politician" and compared him to right-wing American presidential hopeful Donald Trump. Sir Edward said there was a prospect that Mr Johnson could be prime minister by the end of the year, an idea he described as... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Academics Urge McGraw-Hill Education to Reverse Decision to Destroy TextbookSociety, University of Massachusetts Boston Randa Jarrar, President of Radius
Academics Urge McGraw-Hill Education to Reverse Decision to Destroy Textbook
CommonDreams.org / Posted 17 days ago
Society, University of Massachusetts Boston Randa Jarrar, President of Radius of Arab American Writers Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies, Columbia University Martha London, University of Massachusetts Boston David... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Bullets pierce man’s window as fight breaks out in Five Points neighborhoodbullet hit their car and was lodged into its front right tire. “Knowing the hi
Bullets pierce man’s window as fight breaks out in Five Points neighborhood
KWGN Denver / Posted 17 days ago
bullet hit their car and was lodged into its front right tire. “Knowing the history of Five Points, better play it safe,” Edward said as his vehicle was being towed to be repaired. Police aren’t sure what caused the incident, but neighbors seem... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma to celebrate 74th birthday with family74th birthday with family in a low-key gathering at the Mahlamba Ndlopfu reside
Zuma to celebrate 74th birthday with family
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
74th birthday with family in a low-key gathering at the Mahlamba Ndlopfu residence in Pretoria on Tuesday, the Presidency said. "It will be a normal working day for the president and he will spend the evening with his children," said Presidency... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Bullets pierce through man’s window as fight breaks out in Denver’s Five Points neighborhoodbullet hit their car and was lodged into its front right tire. “Knowing the hi
Bullets pierce through man’s window as fight breaks out in Denver’s Five Points neighborhood
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 17 days ago
bullet hit their car and was lodged into its front right tire. “Knowing the history of Five Points, better play it safe,” Edward said as his vehicle was being towed away to be repaired. Denver Police aren’t sure what caused Monday’s incident, but... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Terry Dickson: You don't have to be Bjorn in the USA to call Swedenwoman from America some hours ago,” and the discussion moved to American presid
Terry Dickson: You don't have to be Bjorn in the USA to call Sweden
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
woman from America some hours ago,” and the discussion moved to American presidential politics, he said. “She was asking, ‘Should I move to Sweden?’“ Edward said. Maybe. But I’m calling Canada first. terry.dickson@jacksonville.com, (912) 264-... Read more
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Breitbart
Virginia High School’s Confederate Flag Ban Sparks Flag Rally in Protestany and all things that we determine are a distraction to the school day,” Bedf
Virginia High School’s Confederate Flag Ban Sparks Flag Rally in Protest
Breitbart / Posted 20 days ago
any and all things that we determine are a distraction to the school day,” Bedford County Public Schools spokesman Ryan Edward said on Friday. Edwards further noted that large banners and flags had already been banned on vehicles in the school... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Son of St Albans schoolteacher accepts BRIT award following life threatening accidentlearnt to walk again also with the help of Jessica, who banged on a drum with a
Son of St Albans schoolteacher accepts BRIT award following life threatening accident
Herts Advertiser / Posted 22 days ago
learnt to walk again also with the help of Jessica, who banged on a drum with a marching rhythm. When collecting the award Edward said: “I’m here today accepting this award as a Nordoff Robins ambassador and I’m very proud of that. I was lucky... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma’s son alleges plot to unseat the presidentJohannesburg - President Jacob Zuma's son Edward said on Wednesday that there w
Zuma’s son alleges plot to unseat the president
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma's son Edward said on Wednesday that there was an orchestrated plot to remove his father from the helm of Africa's most industrialised economy. “We know it's only not about the well being of the country ... its... Read more
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New Kerala
Three suspended over aircraft collision in Indonesia - newkerala.com #45670is still under process. We're going to see the investigation result from some i
Three suspended over aircraft collision in Indonesia - newkerala.com #45670
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
is still under process. We're going to see the investigation result from some institutions. Of course in this context, the insurance company plays a bigger role. I'm sure the investigation will turn out well and independently,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Dana Point agrees to open gates to Strand after 6-year legal legal battlestaff continues to falsely allege that Headlands Reserve undertook unpermitted
Dana Point agrees to open gates to Strand after 6-year legal legal battle
Orange County Register / Posted 24 days ago
staff continues to falsely allege that Headlands Reserve undertook unpermitted development when we built the gates,” Edward said Monday. “We absolutely disagree, and will not pay them a single penny of fines. The commission staff is more... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
NPR fails to see 'the Other'one of biased reporting, whether intentional or not. In the late seventies, Pa
NPR fails to see 'the Other'
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 25 days ago
one of biased reporting, whether intentional or not. In the late seventies, Palestinian-American academic and philosopher Edward Said published his precedent-setting book Orientalism. In it, he exposed and criticized biased western attitudes and... Read more
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chad
First family to live in Haddon Hall for 200 yearsportrait of the 9th Duke of Rutland, which used to hang in a private dining roo
First family to live in Haddon Hall for 200 years
chad / Posted 30 days ago
portrait of the 9th Duke of Rutland, which used to hang in a private dining room, now greets visitors to the hall. Lady Edward said: “”We put him in the passage because he was responsible for the restoration of the hall from the 1890s to 1930s,... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
First family to live in Haddon Hall for 200 yearsportrait of the 9th Duke of Rutland, which used to hang in a private dining roo
First family to live in Haddon Hall for 200 years
Derbyshire Times / Posted 30 days ago
portrait of the 9th Duke of Rutland, which used to hang in a private dining room, now greets visitors to the hall. Lady Edward said: “”We put him in the passage because he was responsible for the restoration of the hall from the 1890s to 1930s,... Read more
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The Forward
6 Jewish Students Reveal How Israel Debate Colors Campus Lifetried to see the “other side” and feel its frustration, all in the hope of beco
6 Jewish Students Reveal How Israel Debate Colors Campus Life
The Forward / Posted a month ago
tried to see the “other side” and feel its frustration, all in the hope of becoming a better advocate. My hours of reading Edward Said and Ali Abunimah had taught me why they said what they did. But had the “other side” ever read Michael Oren or... Read more
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Salon.com
There have been 2 larger ISIS-linked attacks in the week since Brusselsfostered and coddled by establishment liberals like Samuel Huntington (and syst
There have been 2 larger ISIS-linked attacks in the week since Brussels
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
fostered and coddled by establishment liberals like Samuel Huntington (and systematically picked apart by iconoclasts like Edward Said). What this deranged discourse ignores is, first and foremost, that the primary victims of extremist groups like... Read more
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Daily Mail
Drunk driver kills her friend after losing control of her carHospital. Abbott and Mullins had been best friends since they were little kids
Drunk driver kills her friend after losing control of her car
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Hospital. Abbott and Mullins had been best friends since they were little kids, according to Abbott's uncle Edward Edward said his niece is devastated by the loss of her friend. 'The time is prison she's going to get ... is going to be... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Edward Zuma opens charge of corruption against Johann Rupertof Pravin Gordhan in what is now known as 9/12. Rupert had said he was fed up
Edward Zuma opens charge of corruption against Johann Rupert
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 1 months ago
of Pravin Gordhan in what is now known as 9/12. Rupert had said he was fed up with the way Zuma was managing the country. Edward said he agreed with the criticism that "we spend more time criticising black business and less time disrupting the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Family will be the first to live in Haddon Hall for nearly 200 yearsportrait of the 9th Duke of Rutland, which used to hang in a private dining roo
Family will be the first to live in Haddon Hall for nearly 200 years
Derbyshire Times / Posted 1 months ago
portrait of the 9th Duke of Rutland, which used to hang in a private dining room, now greets visitors to the hall. Lady Edward said: “”We put him in the passage because he was responsible for the restoration of the hall from the 1890s to 1930s,... Read more
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