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New Kerala
'Labour shut down to hit normal life in Karnataka'and Safety Bill, 2014, as it is draconian, anti-labour and regressive," Kumar a
'Labour shut down to hit normal life in Karnataka'
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
and Safety Bill, 2014, as it is draconian, anti-labour and regressive," Kumar asserted. The unions, however, exempted movement and supply of essential commodities, including milk, vegetables, groceries, hospitals, nursing homes and ambulances... Read more
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Orange County Register
Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic bid is expected to be approved unanimously by city council in a sign of strengthcity’s Olympic history and diversity, entered the race to host the 2024 Olympic
Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic bid is expected to be approved unanimously by city council in a sign of strength
Orange County Register / Posted 22 hours ago
city’s Olympic history and diversity, entered the race to host the 2024 Olympic Games. “We aim to highlight the unity and solidarity of a cosmopolitan city, which I am sure will be one of the key strengths to win,” the mayor told the crowd. The... Read more
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The Chronicle
Activists celebrate Women's Equality Day at downtown rallyCole-McFadden, Durham mayor pro tempore, among others. Although acknowledging t
Activists celebrate Women's Equality Day at downtown rally
The Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Cole-McFadden, Durham mayor pro tempore, among others. Although acknowledging the victory achieved by the women’s suffrage movement, they focused on the problems women face today and possible solutions. Despite the addition of the 19th Amendment... Read more
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Reuters
Ten years later, 'unbowed' New Orleans reflects on Katrinato remember what we went through here." Saturday was the culmination of a week
Ten years later, 'unbowed' New Orleans reflects on Katrina
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
to remember what we went through here." Saturday was the culmination of a week of reflection about a storm that left 80 percent of the city under water and displaced 130,000 residents. While residents and visitors alike said it was difficult to... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
In city's new wage law, a modest proposalfamilies can earn something close to a living wage." "Our cities are leaders a
In city's new wage law, a modest proposal
Mountain View Voice / Posted 4 days ago
families can earn something close to a living wage." "Our cities are leaders and I think we need to lead the way with solidarity with each other," Fraley said. But where, exactly, are these hardworking families? Not a single cook, waiter,... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
In city's new wage law, a modest proposalfamilies can earn something close to a living wage." "Our cities are leaders a
In city's new wage law, a modest proposal
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
families can earn something close to a living wage." "Our cities are leaders and I think we need to lead the way with solidarity with each other," Fraley said. But where, exactly, are these hardworking families? Not a single cook, waiter,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Anti-Zionism’s Falling Maskthe UK general election earlier this year – we will have a vocal supporter of t
Anti-Zionism’s Falling Mask
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
the UK general election earlier this year – we will have a vocal supporter of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement at the helm of one of Europe’s more august left-wing parties. Corbyn is a patron of the UK’s pro-BDS Palestine... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Wrapping up the Curtain Raisersthat fifteen of the pope’s talks in the U.S. will be either in Spanish or bilin
Wrapping up the Curtain Raisers
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
that fifteen of the pope’s talks in the U.S. will be either in Spanish or bilingual. This should not surprise. Some sixty percent of Catholics under the age of eighteen are Spanish speakers. The future of the Church in this country rests with this... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Hundreds Rally For Equitable Climate Actionfrom the federal, state and local government. Residents from communities of col
Hundreds Rally For Equitable Climate Action
CommonDreams.org / Posted 7 days ago
from the federal, state and local government. Residents from communities of color have converged in Sacramento to stand in solidarity with the struggles for climate justice in the Gulf Coast and across the nation, and win equitable climate and... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Native Vote Could Make The Difference In Canada's Electionsmajority in October, and that the NDP will form a minority government with Tom
Native Vote Could Make The Difference In Canada's Elections
The Huffington Post / Posted 8 days ago
majority in October, and that the NDP will form a minority government with Tom Mulcair as prime minister. The Idle No More Movement The Harper years have been defined by unrest among the poorest of Canada’s poor: Native people. Under the banner... Read more
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The Atlantic
How 'Born to Run' Captured the Decline of the American Dreamto have given rise to a popular repudiation of the high-minded spirit evident i
How 'Born to Run' Captured the Decline of the American Dream
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
to have given rise to a popular repudiation of the high-minded spirit evident in the civil-rights, student, and anti-war movements. But the story of the ‘70s is much more complicated. Far from being an era of complacency and narcissism, the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Monday's Morning Email: Global Stocks Continue Sharp FallPresident Francois Hollande said, "Since Friday, the entire world admires your
Monday's Morning Email: Global Stocks Continue Sharp Fall
The Huffington Post / Posted 8 days ago
President Francois Hollande said, "Since Friday, the entire world admires your courage, your sangfroid, your spirit of solidarity. This is what allowed you to with bare hands -- your bare hands -- subdue an armed man. This must be an example... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ncube Weekly - From Two Million Jobs to Two Million Job Lossesjobs'. The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries observed that our industry's ca
Ncube Weekly - From Two Million Jobs to Two Million Job Losses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
jobs'. The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries observed that our industry's capacity utilisation is around thirty-six percent "due to lack of capital inflows, the liquidity crunch, no change in economic policy and low domestic demand". This... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Debate About Black Lives Matter Interrupting Bernie SandersIn “A Tough Weekend for Black Lives Matter,” I wrote about the members of the s
A Debate About Black Lives Matter Interrupting Bernie Sanders
The Atlantic / Posted 11 days ago
In “A Tough Weekend for Black Lives Matter,” I wrote about the members of the social justice movement who interrupted a Bernie Sanders rally in Seattle, drawing some boos from the crowd and ultimately causing the cancellation of the presidential... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Ncube Weekly: From 2m jobs to 2m joblessjobs’. The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries observed that our industry’s ca
Ncube Weekly: From 2m jobs to 2m jobless
New Zimbabwe / Posted 12 days ago
jobs’. The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries observed that our industry’s capacity utilisation is around thirty-six percent “due to lack of capital inflows, the liquidity crunch, no change in economic policy and low domestic demand”. This... Read more
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Artvoice
Free Will Astrology: Week of Thursday, August 20conclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars, and indoo
Free Will Astrology: Week of Thursday, August 20
Artvoice / Posted 12 days ago
conclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars, and indoor plumbing? The rise of the women’s suffrage movement? Labor unrest and the death of the King? The growing prominence of experimental art by Cezanne, Gauguin, Matisse,... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Free Will Astrologyconclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars and indoor
Free Will Astrology
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
conclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars and indoor plumbing? The rise of the women’s suffrage movement? Labor unrest and the death of the king? The growing prominence of experimental art by Cézanne, Gauguin, Matisse and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gender equality ‘eight decades away’for youth in Mexico is bleak and the disparity between women and men is one of
Gender equality ‘eight decades away’
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
for youth in Mexico is bleak and the disparity between women and men is one of the largest in Latin America, with 42 percent of employment rate for women and 76 percent for men, she said. The “HeforShe” campaign is a solidarity movement to... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Aug. 20-26: Relaxed Intensityconclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars, and indoo
Aug. 20-26: Relaxed Intensity
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
conclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars, and indoor plumbing? The rise of the women's suffrage movement? Labor unrest and the death of the King? The growing prominence of experimental art by Cezanne, Gauguin, Matisse and... Read more
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New Kerala
Gender equality eight decades awayfor youth in Mexico is bleak and the disparity between women and men is one of
Gender equality eight decades away
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
for youth in Mexico is bleak and the disparity between women and men is one of the largest in Latin America, with 42 percent of employment rate for women and 76 percent for men, she said. The "HeforShe" campaign is a solidarity movement to... Read more
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The Coast
Free Will Astrologyconclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars and indoor
Free Will Astrology
The Coast / Posted 12 days ago
conclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars and indoor plumbing? The rise of the women's suffrage movement? Labour unrest and the death of the King? The growing prominence of experimental art by Cezanne, Gauguin, Matisse... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Your future, a little earlyconclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars, and indoo
Your future, a little early
Missoula Independent / Posted 13 days ago
conclusion? The rapidly increasing availability of electricity, cars, and indoor plumbing? The rise of the women's suffrage movement? Labor unrest and the death of the King? The growing prominence of experimental art by Cezanne, Gauguin, Matisse,... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Myanmar Ousts Powerful Shwe Mannreshuffle – security forces in the new capital, Naypyidaw, entered the headquar
Myanmar Ousts Powerful Shwe Mann
Asia Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
reshuffle – security forces in the new capital, Naypyidaw, entered the headquarters of the de facto ruling party, the Union Solidarity and Development Party, or USDP, late August 12. The following day, it was announced that Shwe Mann, the speaker of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youths' Engagement As Catalyst for Sustainable DevelopmentAfrica is the most 'youthful' continent in the world. According to the figures
Youths' Engagement As Catalyst for Sustainable Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Africa is the most 'youthful' continent in the world. According to the figures I have been presented with, at least 20 percent of the continent's population of 1.2 billion is between the age bracket of 15 - 24 years, with about 42 per cent... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Corbyn sets up clash with Cameron over Europestate of the EU but that he does not want to walk away from the 28-member union
Corbyn sets up clash with Cameron over Europe
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 15 days ago
state of the EU but that he does not want to walk away from the 28-member union. "What I want to see is greater social solidarity across Europe," Corbyn told Reuters on the sidelines of a campaign event in Edinburgh. "I'm for a sort of social,... Read more
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TechCrunch
Lessons from Seoul’s Two Sharing Economiespermitting economic growth. Shareable, another online community, describes a “
Lessons from Seoul’s Two Sharing Economies
TechCrunch / Posted 18 days ago
permitting economic growth. Shareable, another online community, describes a “sharing transformation” that includes “maker movement, collaborative consumption, the solidarity economy, open source software, transition towns, open government, and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Myanmar ruling party chief sacked in power struggle with presidentin a dramatic way late on Wednesday evening, when security forces surrounded th
Myanmar ruling party chief sacked in power struggle with president
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
in a dramatic way late on Wednesday evening, when security forces surrounded the vast headquarters of the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) in the capital, Naypyitaw. The United States expressed concern about the apparent... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar ruling party chief sacked in power struggle with presidentThein Sein three months before a general election. Security forces surrounded
Myanmar ruling party chief sacked in power struggle with president
Swissinfo / Posted 19 days ago
Thein Sein three months before a general election. Security forces surrounded the headquarters of the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) in the capital, Naypyitaw, late on Wednesday and prevented members there from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar security forces surround ruling party headquartersYANGON: Myanmar security forces have surrounded the headquarters of the ruling
Myanmar security forces surround ruling party headquarters
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
YANGON: Myanmar security forces have surrounded the headquarters of the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) in the capital, Naypyidaw, and prevented party members in the compound from leaving, party sources in the building said on... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar security forces surround ruling party HQYANGON Myanmar security forces have surrounded the headquarters of the ruling U
Myanmar security forces surround ruling party HQ
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
YANGON Myanmar security forces have surrounded the headquarters of the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) in the capital, Naypyitaw, and prevented party members in the compound from leaving, party sources in the building said on... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Myanmar security forces surround ruling party headquartersYANGON Myanmar security forces have surrounded the headquarters of the ruling U
Myanmar security forces surround ruling party headquarters
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 19 days ago
YANGON Myanmar security forces have surrounded the headquarters of the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) in the capital, Naypyitaw, and prevented party members in the compound from leaving, party sources in the building said on... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar security forces surround ruling party headquartersYANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar security forces have surrounded the headquarters of
Myanmar security forces surround ruling party headquarters
Swissinfo / Posted 19 days ago
YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar security forces have surrounded the headquarters of the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) in the capital, Naypyitaw, and prevented party members in the compound from leaving, party sources in the building... Read more
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Op-Ed News
There's only one right answer on Keystone XL: NOhow we should respond to it are actually not that complicated: we need to keep
There's only one right answer on Keystone XL: NO
Op-Ed News / Posted 21 days ago
how we should respond to it are actually not that complicated: we need to keep fossil fuels in the ground, and move to 100 percent renewable energy -- and we need to act immediately. That's why I cannot understand why some Democratic presidential... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
#BlackLivesMatter: How a Hashtag Drove a MovementShe put a hashtag in front of it and put it on social media. She says she sugge
#BlackLivesMatter: How a Hashtag Drove a Movement
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 21 days ago
She put a hashtag in front of it and put it on social media. She says she suggested to Garza that they make it an organized movement, online and off. Along with a third woman, Opal Tometi, they helped turn #BlackLivesMatter into a digital anthem —... Read more
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Socialist Worker
What is class in the 21st century?Marx wrote those words in 1848, the world’s workers constituted about ten or 20
What is class in the 21st century?
Socialist Worker / Posted 21 days ago
Marx wrote those words in 1848, the world’s workers constituted about ten or 20 million people. ? They were just 2 or 3 percent of the global population, confined to just a few areas.? Today everything is different. In 2013, according to the... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Trigger Warnings Are Hurting Mental Health on CampusSomething strange is happening at America’s colleges and universities. A moveme
How Trigger Warnings Are Hurting Mental Health on Campus
The Atlantic / Posted 21 days ago
Something strange is happening at America’s colleges and universities. A movement is arising, undirected and driven largely by students, to scrub campuses clean of words, ideas, and subjects that might cause discomfort or give offense. Last December,... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Ferguson still recovering from riots one year after Michael Brown’s deathMichael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old. The street confrontation on that s
Ferguson still recovering from riots one year after Michael Brown’s death
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 23 days ago
Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old. The street confrontation on that sultry day launched the “Black Lives Matter” movement. Now the city government, and the streets themselves, look much different. The city has a new police chief, a new... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
Bennington Banner / Posted 24 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
The Evening Sun / Posted 24 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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York Daily Record
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
York Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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Aljazeera
Magazine: Black Panther cub on new era of civil actionbegan to become part of an existing status quo. Instead, I came out as a black
Magazine: Black Panther cub on new era of civil action
Aljazeera / Posted 24 days ago
began to become part of an existing status quo. Instead, I came out as a black lesbian into a decade that hated me, into a movement so narrowed by cultural nationalism and class divides that it had dashikis but no demands. I left New York and... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
The Evening Sun / Posted 25 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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York Daily Record
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
York Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
Bennington Banner / Posted 25 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
The Evening Sun / Posted 25 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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York Daily Record
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Fergusonof the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests a
Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
York Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
of the shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked months of nationwide protests and launched the "Black Lives Matter" movement, is on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) (Jeff Roberson/AP) AUG. 10, 2014 — After a candlelight... Read more
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J Weekly
A year after Gaza War, border communities bounce backmoving to the Gaza border doesn’t intuitively make sense, it certainly does mak
A year after Gaza War, border communities bounce back
J Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
moving to the Gaza border doesn’t intuitively make sense, it certainly does make financial sense. According to the Or Movement, which encourages settlement in Israel’s north and south, residents of the Gaza Envelope can take home as much as... Read more
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The Jewish Week
The Jewish Weekarea.” If moving to the Gaza border doesn’t intuitively make sense, it certain
The Jewish Week
The Jewish Week / Posted 27 days ago
area.” If moving to the Gaza border doesn’t intuitively make sense, it certainly does make dollars. According to the Or Movement, which encourages settlement in Israel’s North and South, residents of the Gaza Envelope can take home as much as... Read more
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