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Roll Call
Clinton Has an Inherent Advantage, But It's Not as a WomanAfter a night of primary victories in April, he told supporters: “If Hillary Cl
Clinton Has an Inherent Advantage, But It's Not as a Woman
Roll Call / Posted 15 hours ago
After a night of primary victories in April, he told supporters: “If Hillary Clinton were a man, I don’t think she’d get 5 percent of the vote. The only thing she has going is the woman’s card.” The storyline around the 2016 election may focus on... Read more
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Pitchfork
Erykah Badu: Mama’s Gun Album Reviewand paid reverence to black time, that which is past and that which is still to
Erykah Badu: Mama’s Gun Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 2 days ago
and paid reverence to black time, that which is past and that which is still to come. Her many references to the Five Percent Nation and Afrocentric cosmologies on Baduizm announced the arrival of new black nationalist soul, steeped in... Read more
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Op-Ed News
America At War With Itself: The SandstormParty candidates to "use fascist themes and styles," he has updated his own vie
America At War With Itself: The Sandstorm
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
Party candidates to "use fascist themes and styles," he has updated his own view of fascism as "a mass nationalist movement intended to restore a country that's been damaged or is in decline, by expansion, by violent attacks on enemies,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Hungary should be kicked out of the EUmessage: "Let's send a message to Brussels so that they understand." The defia
Hungary should be kicked out of the EU
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
message: "Let's send a message to Brussels so that they understand." The defiance and arrogance of the ruling nationalist movement led by Hungarian President Viktor Orban has reached new levels with this campaign that cost his country millions of... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Anti-rape march condemns sexual violence – The Johns Hopkins Newsempowered, but here I am,” she said. “This is meant to be a moment of strength
Anti-rape march condemns sexual violence – The Johns Hopkins News
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 4 days ago
empowered, but here I am,” she said. “This is meant to be a moment of strength for us. This is meant to be a moment of solidarity with those that couldn’t be with us. And this is meant to be a time for us to think about women who are hurt, men... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From #BlackLivesMatter to #StopTheBleeding Africaare disproportionately located at the bottom of a global system that systematic
From #BlackLivesMatter to #StopTheBleeding Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
are disproportionately located at the bottom of a global system that systematically sucks wealth upward, toward the top "1 percent." ... there can be no doubt that the number of deaths caused by these structural economic inequalities rivals or... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Opening doors: Central Coast colleges work to cultivate and maintain a diverse student populationto explain Hancock’s diverse campus with the fact that its main campus sits in
Opening doors: Central Coast colleges work to cultivate and maintain a diverse student population
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 5 days ago
to explain Hancock’s diverse campus with the fact that its main campus sits in Santa Maria, a city with an approximate 70 percent Hispanic population. However, another reason is that the school participates in a number of initiatives that support... Read more
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NBC News
Death threats and police killings bolster Colin Kaepernick's protestsaid, "You've proven my point." "It'll be loud and clear for everyone why it h
Death threats and police killings bolster Colin Kaepernick's protest
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
said, "You've proven my point." "It'll be loud and clear for everyone why it happened, and that would move this movement forward at a greater speed than what it is even now," Kaepernick told the Bay Area News Group. "Granted, it's not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global Fund - Africa Steps Up to the Platein 2015. Low- and middle-income countries are stepping up to fill the gap, with
Global Fund - Africa Steps Up to the Plate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
in 2015. Low- and middle-income countries are stepping up to fill the gap, with domestic resources accounting for 57 percent of the $19,2 billion total funding in 2015. The recent contributions by African countries that include Benin, Côte... Read more
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The Hill
Thwarting anti-Semitism on campus means combating Israel boycottwatchdog group recorded 287 anti-Semitic incidents at 64 colleges and universit
Thwarting anti-Semitism on campus means combating Israel boycott
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
watchdog group recorded 287 anti-Semitic incidents at 64 colleges and universities in the first half of 2016, a 45 percent increase over the same period a year ago. One of the most conspicuous manifestations of anti-Semitism on college... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
D12 Upstages #thisflag At UNMawarire used social media and hijacked a revolutionary idea to use Zimbabwe's
D12 Upstages #thisflag At UN
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Mawarire used social media and hijacked a revolutionary idea to use Zimbabwe's flag to rally Africans worldwide to join the movement to end the Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Act of 2001, each and every one of President Mugabe and... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
State of the School Preview: What to Expect from RothThe Argus’ publication of a controversial opinion piece that criticized and rai
State of the School Preview: What to Expect from Roth
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 7 days ago
The Argus’ publication of a controversial opinion piece that criticized and raised questions about the Black Lives Matter movement, citing an increase in violence against police officers that was empirically false at the time. Black Lives Matter:... Read more
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The Hill
Major parties still miss when courting Latino votersIn 2012, Mitt Romney only received 27 percent of the Latino vote. George Bush i
Major parties still miss when courting Latino voters
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
In 2012, Mitt Romney only received 27 percent of the Latino vote. George Bush in 2004 received 44 percent. This demonstrates how the Latino vote is up for grabs as it continues to grow in almost every state. In North Carolina, the Latino vote has... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Raul Castro Ruz: NAM United Cannot Be Underestimatedto shoulder their strength cannot be underestimated. The Cuban head of state s
Raul Castro Ruz: NAM United Cannot Be Underestimated
Radio Angulo / Posted 7 days ago
to shoulder their strength cannot be underestimated. The Cuban head of state spoke at the 27 Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement held in Margarita Island and he recalled that in the 2006 Havana summit of that bloc, all member nations rejected... Read more
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The Daily Californian
From high school dropout to White House, Berkeley Lawsuffering is education for a lot of people.” In East Los Angeles, a predominan
From high school dropout to White House, Berkeley Law
The Daily Californian / Posted 8 days ago
suffering is education for a lot of people.” In East Los Angeles, a predominantly Latino and low-income area, only 45.7 percent of residents have attained at least a high school degree and only 5.6 percent have a bachelor’s degree or higher,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Fooled Againoriginally posted at TruthDig.com, The naive hopes of Bernie Sanders’ supporte
Fooled Again
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
originally posted at TruthDig.com, The naive hopes of Bernie Sanders’ supporters - to build a grass-roots political movement, change the Democratic Party from within and push Hillary Clinton to the left - have failed. Clinton, aware that the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why ‘Women Atheists Are Genuinely Considered Monsters’atheists today. While it’s true that the number of nonbelievers is the United S
Why ‘Women Atheists Are Genuinely Considered Monsters’
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
atheists today. While it’s true that the number of nonbelievers is the United States is growing, it’s still small—roughly 3 percent of U.S. adults self-identify as atheists. And while more and more Americans say they’re not part of any particular... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
David Brooks: The uses of patriotismopportunities. Over the centuries this civic religion fired a fervent desire f
David Brooks: The uses of patriotism
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 9 days ago
opportunities. Over the centuries this civic religion fired a fervent desire for change. Every significant American reform movement was shaped by it. Abraham Lincoln wrote, “If ever I feel the soul within me elevate and expand to those dimensions... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
David Brooks: The uses of patriotismopportunities. Over the centuries this civic religion fired a fervent desire f
David Brooks: The uses of patriotism
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
opportunities. Over the centuries this civic religion fired a fervent desire for change. Every significant American reform movement was shaped by it. Abraham Lincoln wrote, “If ever I feel the soul within me elevate and expand to those dimensions... Read more
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USA Today
Taking Mexican-American studies to the massesOver the course of six weeks, they heard about the Repatriation Act, the zoot s
Taking Mexican-American studies to the masses
USA Today / Posted 10 days ago
Over the course of six weeks, they heard about the Repatriation Act, the zoot suit fashion phenomenon and the labor movement, all subjects that likely were not included in their schools’ curricula. Through discussions and activities, the... Read more
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Mashable
Black lives need to matter in corporate America, toothe shootings of Sterling and Castile, music streaming service Pandora posted a
Black lives need to matter in corporate America, too
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
the shootings of Sterling and Castile, music streaming service Pandora posted a tweet in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, and the backlash was immediate. It was accused by many of its followers of supporting a "terrorist group." In... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Clinton campaign protests Trump comment on guns"are yearning to be free" and "yearning for help." He says, "the next presiden
Clinton campaign protests Trump comment on guns
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 days ago
"are yearning to be free" and "yearning for help." He says, "the next president of the United States must stand in solidarity with all people oppressed in our hemisphere, and we will stand with oppressed people, and there are many." Trump... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Clinton campaign protests Trump comment on guns"are yearning to be free" and "yearning for help." He says, "the next presiden
Clinton campaign protests Trump comment on guns
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
"are yearning to be free" and "yearning for help." He says, "the next president of the United States must stand in solidarity with all people oppressed in our hemisphere, and we will stand with oppressed people, and there are many." Trump... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Trump says US obliged to help oppressed people"are yearning to be free" and "yearning for help." He says, "the next presiden
Trump says US obliged to help oppressed people
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 days ago
"are yearning to be free" and "yearning for help." He says, "the next president of the United States must stand in solidarity with all people oppressed in our hemisphere, and we will stand with oppressed people, and there are many." Trump... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump says US obliged to help oppressed people"are yearning to be free" and "yearning for help." He says, "the next presiden
Trump says US obliged to help oppressed people
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
"are yearning to be free" and "yearning for help." He says, "the next president of the United States must stand in solidarity with all people oppressed in our hemisphere, and we will stand with oppressed people, and there are many." Trump... Read more
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DW
'We can manage refugee influx,' says UNHCR's Director for Europe |we sure? Are we comfortable that Europe is now better equipped than it was in m
'We can manage refugee influx,' says UNHCR's Director for Europe |
DW / Posted 10 days ago
we sure? Are we comfortable that Europe is now better equipped than it was in mid-2015 vis-à-vis what could be any massive movement of people to Europe? Although the crisis has disappeared, the key drivers of forced displacement and the drivers of... Read more
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The Christian Post
Over 1,808 Children Kidnapped in Pakistan in Last 2 Years, Gov't Official Saysoutskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, April 7, 2014. Pakistani Human rights activi
Over 1,808 Children Kidnapped in Pakistan in Last 2 Years, Gov't Official Says
The Christian Post / Posted 10 days ago
outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, April 7, 2014. Pakistani Human rights activists are decrying government claims that 90 percent of the over 1,100 children reported missing in Pakistan's Punjab province last year left their home on their own... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte’s Fil-Am supporters rally in Washingon, DCin pushing his campaign promises. Barely three months into his presidency he ha
Duterte’s Fil-Am supporters rally in Washingon, DC
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
in pushing his campaign promises. Barely three months into his presidency he has reduced criminality nationwide by about 50 percent, caused the surrender of some 700,000 drug pushers and users, pushed for the elimination of the Abu Sayaff terrorist... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAof Portland. Also very pale schools. Maybe one of the ranking requirements is
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 12 days ago
of Portland. Also very pale schools. Maybe one of the ranking requirements is having a student body that’s more than 50 percent white. Gonzaga’s student population is about 72 percent white—3,508 white students out of 4,837 total students,... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAfollowing a 2015-2016 school year that featured multiple hate-inspired crimes o
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 12 days ago
following a 2015-2016 school year that featured multiple hate-inspired crimes on campus and a full-blown student social movement calling out the university for failing to cultivate a safe and welcoming environment for underrepresented... Read more
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DW
Italy, the sick man of Europe? |was in a "delicate phase" and could not afford to maintain "the status quo". B
Italy, the sick man of Europe? |
DW / Posted 12 days ago
was in a "delicate phase" and could not afford to maintain "the status quo". But a poll in May of this year showed that 48 percent of the Italian public would like to leave the EU, especially members of the Eurosceptic Five Star Movement. Minister... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Adam Jones’ Take On National Anthem Protests Is Brutally Honest But AccurateColin Kaepernick’s decision not to stand for the national anthem has started a
Adam Jones’ Take On National Anthem Protests Is Brutally Honest But Accurate
New England Sports Network / Posted 14 days ago
Colin Kaepernick’s decision not to stand for the national anthem has started a movement that’s become too loud to ignore. But don’t expect to hear any noise from Major League Baseball. A number of players on several NFL teams showed various signs of... Read more
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The Atlantic
America's Unseen Minorityjust American citizenship—she adopted American politics. She was still interest
America's Unseen Minority
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
just American citizenship—she adopted American politics. She was still interested and active in the Burmese pro-democracy movement, (no exile could not be, given the historic bloodshed and violent oppression), but the political battle she was most... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Fooled AgainThe naive hopes of Bernie Sanders' supporters -- to build a grass-roots politic
Fooled Again
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
The naive hopes of Bernie Sanders' supporters -- to build a grass-roots political movement, change the Democratic Party from within and push Hillary Clinton to the left -- have failed. Clinton, aware that the liberal class and the left are not going... Read more
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WA Today
NFL player Marcus Peters raises fist during anthem in solidarity with Colin KaepernickCity Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters has raised his fist during a performance o
NFL player Marcus Peters raises fist during anthem in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters has raised his fist during a performance of the US national anthem, apparently in solidarity with other National Football League players trying to draw attention to racial inequality. San Francisco 49ers... Read more
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The Age
NFL player Marcus Peters raises fist during anthem in solidarity with Colin KaepernickCity Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters has raised his fist during a performance o
NFL player Marcus Peters raises fist during anthem in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters has raised his fist during a performance of the US national anthem, apparently in solidarity with other National Football League players trying to draw attention to racial inequality. San Francisco 49ers... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NFL player Marcus Peters raises fist during anthem in solidarity with Colin KaepernickCity Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters has raised his fist during a performance o
NFL player Marcus Peters raises fist during anthem in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters has raised his fist during a performance of the US national anthem, apparently in solidarity with other National Football League players trying to draw attention to racial inequality. San Francisco 49ers... Read more
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Canberra Times
NFL player Marcus Peters raises fist during anthem in solidarity with Colin KaepernickCity Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters has raised his fist during a performance o
NFL player Marcus Peters raises fist during anthem in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters has raised his fist during a performance of the US national anthem, apparently in solidarity with other National Football League players trying to draw attention to racial inequality. San Francisco 49ers... Read more
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New York Post
Chief puts spin on Kaepernick’s national anthem movementNot everyone is following Colin Kaepernick’s lead in kneeling for the national
Chief puts spin on Kaepernick’s national anthem movement
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
Not everyone is following Colin Kaepernick’s lead in kneeling for the national anthem, but the movement is evolving as players make statements in their own fashion. Marcus Peters, a second-year cornerback with the Chiefs, raised a single fist... Read more
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The Atlantic
Losing Your Faith Can Be Lonely—So Some People Are Creating Secular Fellowshipsshared an aversion to religious dogma, but were drawn to the social benefits of
Losing Your Faith Can Be Lonely—So Some People Are Creating Secular Fellowships
The Atlantic / Posted 16 days ago
shared an aversion to religious dogma, but were drawn to the social benefits of organized religious life. They wanted the solidarity of meeting with like-minded people. They wanted to gather weekly “to hear good music and thought-provoking talks.”... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
How the unity we forged broke apartamong Americans' top worries in early September 2001, but amid economic concern
How the unity we forged broke apart
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
among Americans' top worries in early September 2001, but amid economic concerns, a Gallup poll around then found only 43 percent of Americans were satisfied with the way things were going. Then, in under two hours on Sept. 11, the nation lost... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
#ReclaimLumadLand: Continue the Lianga Martyrs’ struggle for land, environment, and justice!This solidarity statement signed by 45 different organizations across the world
#ReclaimLumadLand: Continue the Lianga Martyrs’ struggle for land, environment, and justice!
Bulatlat.com / Posted 17 days ago
This solidarity statement signed by 45 different organizations across the world was delivered during the program of the ‘Eydow Tu Pakigsantuya Tu Tumindok Kane’t Caraga’, the day of struggle of the Indigenous Peoples of Caraga in reclaiming the... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Letters, Sept. 9, 2016: Measure Z more than anti-fracking initiativedrilling, but to shut down the entire local oil industry. The question is, why
Letters, Sept. 9, 2016: Measure Z more than anti-fracking initiative
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 18 days ago
drilling, but to shut down the entire local oil industry. The question is, why? Those in the radical environmentalist movement have bigger, longer-range plans. Some of them want to go back to “pre-agricultural days.” That is the exact phrase... Read more
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NBC News
Analysis: In final visit to the region, Obama pushes an Asia policy 'pivot'China. The U.S. is also worried about what's happening in the South China Sea a
Analysis: In final visit to the region, Obama pushes an Asia policy 'pivot'
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
China. The U.S. is also worried about what's happening in the South China Sea and China's attempts to restrict ships' free movement through those waters. China is leery of all this talk about "pivoting," to Asia. That may be why President Obama's... Read more
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EuroNews
Brussels' plan to resettle refugees an 'abject failure'to resettle refugees exposes a flagrant lack of commitment of EU countries to t
Brussels' plan to resettle refugees an 'abject failure'
EuroNews / Posted 18 days ago
to resettle refugees exposes a flagrant lack of commitment of EU countries to their obligations and a troubling lack of solidarity both between member states and with refugees. “Refugees should be distributed fairly to all member states of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Black Americans’ sorrow burns in ‘Fire’has something ‘not black’ about them,” Young writes with a touch of humor. But
Black Americans’ sorrow burns in ‘Fire’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
has something ‘not black’ about them,” Young writes with a touch of humor. But he goes on to a more serious point: “Any solidarity with each other is about something shared, a secret joy, a song, not about some stereotypical qualities that may... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Jets' Marshall defends Kaepernick, but will stand Sundayshow Tuesday, Marshall didn’t hold back in his criticism of the host. “I totall
Jets' Marshall defends Kaepernick, but will stand Sunday
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 19 days ago
show Tuesday, Marshall didn’t hold back in his criticism of the host. “I totally disagree with what Boomer said … he’s 100 percent wrong,” Marshall told the former Jets quarterback. Marshall made it clear that he’ll be standing for the anthem on... Read more
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The Chronicle
The problem of forgettingmoment of a tragedy to pursue a political agenda, we are removed from what ough
The problem of forgetting
The Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
moment of a tragedy to pursue a political agenda, we are removed from what ought to be our natural human reactions: grief, solidarity, confusion, maybe anger. “The shooting in Orlando brings all kinds of policy implications to the forefront. We... Read more
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Daily Herald
15 years after Sept. 11: How the unity we forged broke apartamong Americans' top worries in early September 2001, but amid economic concern
15 years after Sept. 11: How the unity we forged broke apart
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
among Americans' top worries in early September 2001, but amid economic concerns, a Gallup poll around then found only 43 percent of Americans were satisfied with the way things were going. Then, in under two hours on Sept. 11, the nation lost... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coalition, Merger Talk Breaking Down As Many Parties, Candidates Preferwin the presidency. ODDS ON HIS OWN: 5-1 - PYJ's third place finish in 2011 wh
Coalition, Merger Talk Breaking Down As Many Parties, Candidates Prefer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
win the presidency. ODDS ON HIS OWN: 5-1 - PYJ's third place finish in 2011 which saw him pick up 139, 786 votes for 11.6 percent was no fluke but only showed how viable and decisive a kingmaker he remains. THE GAMBLE LOWDOWN: The former Governor... Read more
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