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The Washington Times
Ukraine fighters vow to press on in four-year conflictKRAMATORSK, Ukraine — The Ukrainian fighters in the Donbass Battalion, dug in a
The Washington Times / Posted 5 hours ago
KRAMATORSK, Ukraine — The Ukrainian fighters in the Donbass Battalion, dug in along the front lines against pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, like to add homemade silencers to their AK-47s. It allows their gunfire to go unnoticed not only... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TV made for San Antonio? Military shows deliver action, sizzle, sexFour new TV dramas should be of special interest to San Antonio and its sizable
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 hours ago
Four new TV dramas should be of special interest to San Antonio and its sizable military population. The heroes here aren’t your usual doctors, lawyers or police officers; they’re men and women in uniform, courageous military personnel who take on... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump maintains support in Philly's Russian communityselling us to the Russians, Trump.” Her message reflects what many people in P
Philly.com / Posted 19 hours ago
selling us to the Russians, Trump.” Her message reflects what many people in Philadelphia think about the accusations of collusion in last year’s U.S. election, Many, but not everyone. The city’s Northeast section is home to a large number of... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Jamie Kirchick: We Have Learned a Lot from the Russo-Georgian Wara fellow at the Brookings Institution. Photo: VOA Jamie Kirchick, a fellow at
Civil Georgia / Posted 20 hours ago
a fellow at the Brookings Institution. Photo: VOA Jamie Kirchick, a fellow at the Brookings Institution, is an Author of “The End of Europe: Dictators, Demagogues, and the Coming Dark Age.” Voice of America’s Ani Chkhikvadze set down with... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Part 3: Engineering Public Perception to the Right for the RightDemocracy and freedom of expression are under attack. There is blood in the str
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
Democracy and freedom of expression are under attack. There is blood in the streets. How did it get that way? Where did it come from, what are its sources and what continues to drive it? This four part series will look at the origin of those sources... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Lagos Stood Above Damascus in Livability RankingAhmed Tinubu administration, which continued through Fashola and the current Am
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Ahmed Tinubu administration, which continued through Fashola and the current Ambode, Lagos could have been ranked 140th out of the 140 cities surveyed and ranked by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), in its latest 2017 assessment and ranking of... Read more
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Raw Story
Putin’s trip to Crimea jazz festival angers Ukraine Russian President Vladimir Putin (Screen cap). Don't miss stories. Follow Ra
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin (Screen cap). Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! Russian President Vladimir Putin found another way to twist the knife over Russia’s annexation of Crimea from... Read more
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The Young Witness
Neurosurgeon Henry Marsh on the human brainsurface is very shiny, like cling-film, covered in cerebrospinal fluid in a thi
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
surface is very shiny, like cling-film, covered in cerebrospinal fluid in a thin transparent membrane, explains one of Britain's foremost neurosurgeons, Henry Marsh. "If you are in the brain and operating on it then it's just like white... Read more
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dna
WORLD NEWS SCHEDULE AT 1400 GMT/10 AM ET @ 7:36:51 PMtimes GMT) TOP STORIES Barcelona attacker stabbed man to death during escape
dna / Posted 2 days ago
times GMT) TOP STORIES Barcelona attacker stabbed man to death during escape - police BARCELONA - Spain asked the rest of Europe to join the hunt for a young man thought to have been the driver in last week's deadly van attack in Barcelona, as... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Arthur Finkelstein, shadowy campaign mastermind and GOP operative, dies at 72Arthur J. Finkelstein, whose sharp, relentless attack ads helped elect dozens o
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Arthur J. Finkelstein, whose sharp, relentless attack ads helped elect dozens of conservative political candidates in the United States and abroad and made him a kingmaker in Republican circles for decades, died Aug. 18 at his home in Ipswich,... Read more
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The Star
Merkel hits out at predecessor in Russia row ahead of electiontaking a new job at Russian oil producer Rosneft and said she did not intend to
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
taking a new job at Russian oil producer Rosneft and said she did not intend to take any posts in industry once she leaves politics. The nomination of Social Democrat Schroeder to the board of Rosneft, subject to Western sanctions over Moscow's... Read more
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EuroNews
Merkel hits out at predecessor in Russia row ahead electiontaking a new job at Russian oil producer Rosneft and said she did not intend to
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
taking a new job at Russian oil producer Rosneft and said she did not intend to take any posts in industry once she leaves politics. The nomination of Social Democrat Schroeder to the board of Rosneft, subject to Western sanctions over Moscow’s... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel hits out at predecessor in Russia row ahead of electiontaking a new job at Russian oil producer Rosneft and said she did not intend to
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
taking a new job at Russian oil producer Rosneft and said she did not intend to take any posts in industry once she leaves politics. The nomination of Social Democrat Schroeder to the board of Rosneft, subject to Western sanctions over Moscow's... Read more
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dna
Merkel hits out at predecessor in Russia row ahead electiontaking a new job at Russian oil producer Rosneft and said she did not intend to
dna / Posted 2 days ago
taking a new job at Russian oil producer Rosneft and said she did not intend to take any posts in industry once she leaves politics. The nomination of Social Democrat Schroeder to the board of Rosneft, subject to Western sanctions over Moscow's... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nothing short of a popular uprising can lead to Putin's ousterdoes this happen? First, Putin uses absolute control over national television t
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
does this happen? First, Putin uses absolute control over national television to shamelessly portray himself as the saviour of Russia and source of stability and strength in a hostile world. Regime opponents also find their reputations blackened or,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Future Of The Third WorldAuthored by Jayant Bhandari via Acting-Man.com, The British Empire was the lar
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Authored by Jayant Bhandari via Acting-Man.com, The British Empire was the largest in history. At the end of World War II Britain had to start pulling out from its colonies. A major part of the reason was, ironically, the economic prosperity that... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Paul Craig Roberts Reminds America - "A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand"Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, The liberal/progressive/left are enjoying thei
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, The liberal/progressive/left are enjoying their drunkfest of denunciation. I can’t say I have ever witnessed anything like it. These are the people who sat on their hands for 16 years while Washington destroyed in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Arthur Finkelstein, shadowy campaign mastermind and GOP operative, dies at 72Arthur J. Finkelstein, whose sharp, relentless attack ads helped elect dozens o
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Arthur J. Finkelstein, whose sharp, relentless attack ads helped elect dozens of conservative political candidates in the United States and abroad and made him a kingmaker in Republican circles for decades, died Aug. 18 at his home in Ipswich. He was... Read more
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dna
WORLD NEWS SCHEDULE AT 0600 GMT/2 AM ETtimes GMT/ET) TOP STORIES Barcelona van attacker may still be alive, on the r
dna / Posted 5 days ago
times GMT/ET) TOP STORIES Barcelona van attacker may still be alive, on the run -police BARCELONA - The driver of the van that ploughed into crowds in Barcelona, killing 13 people, may still be alive and at large, Spanish police say,... Read more
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dna
WORLD NEWS SCHEDULE AT 0200 GMT/10 PM ETtimes GMT/ET) TOP STORIES Barcelona van attacker may still be alive, on the r
dna / Posted 5 days ago
times GMT/ET) TOP STORIES Barcelona van attacker may still be alive, on the run -police BARCELONA - The driver of the van that ploughed into crowds in Barcelona, killing 13 people, may still be alive and at large, Spanish police say,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A House Divided Against Itself Cannot StandThe liberal/progressive/left are enjoying their drunkfest of denunciation. I ca
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
The liberal/progressive/left are enjoying their drunkfest of denunciation. I can't say I have ever witnessed anything like it. These are the people who sat on their hands for 16 years while Washington destroyed in whole or part seven countries. Not... Read more
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walesonline
How students in Pontypridd and Llantrisant did in their A LevelsAfter a tense summer of waiting, Bryn Celynnog Comprehensive School, Y Pant Com
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
After a tense summer of waiting, Bryn Celynnog Comprehensive School, Y Pant Comprehensive, Hawthorn High School, Pontypridd High School, Ysgol Llanhari, Ysgol Gyfun Garth Olwg and Cardinal Newman Roman Catholic School have all reported excellent... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Charlottesville, ISIS and usbeen on the road since the Charlottesville killing. I am traveling around the A
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
been on the road since the Charlottesville killing. I am traveling around the Arab world and Afghanistan with the chief of the U.S. Air Force, Gen. David Goldfein; his civilian boss, the Air Force secretary, Heather Wilson; and their aides.... Read more
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Slate
Why Trump’s Generals Rebuked Him After CharlottesvilleChain of ConfusionMilitary commanders’ rebuke of Trump after Charlottesville po
Slate / Posted 7 days ago
Chain of ConfusionMilitary commanders’ rebuke of Trump after Charlottesville points to a crisis for civilian control of the military. In a stunning bit of news, the chiefs of all four U.S. military services—Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines—have... Read more
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Roll Call
Congress’ Passive Response to North Korea: ‘Not My Table’Donald Trump demonstrated in Monday’s White House statement on Charlottesville,
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
Donald Trump demonstrated in Monday’s White House statement on Charlottesville, Virginia, that he can learn and grow in office. In 48 short hours, Trump discovered that “racism is evil” and groups like “the KKK, neo-Nazis [and] white... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cannes diary: Closing thoughts on a so-so festival but a satisfying set of winnersAt the 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival, recently concluded on May 28,
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
At the 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival, recently concluded on May 28, L.A. Times film critic Justin Chang took in the scene and all the movies he could watch on very little sleep. In this, his Cannes diary, he gives us an up-close view of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Five lessons from CharlottesvilleSounds to me like you are glorifying ANTIFA, a vile collection of filth who hav
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
Sounds to me like you are glorifying ANTIFA, a vile collection of filth who have resorted to violence, throwing feces and urine at people and running roughshod in what is a domestic version of a color revolution. Yes, there was a day when we used to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
in Atiku's Shoesto the ponderous we begin the analogy with what can be cited as a thesis on Nig
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
to the ponderous we begin the analogy with what can be cited as a thesis on Nigerian name calling. Atiku is the first name of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar while Osinbajo is the surname of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (as if I needed to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Why politics has nothing to do with economics in Indiagrasp, to be contained or even shaped by any one leader sitting in Delhi For t
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
grasp, to be contained or even shaped by any one leader sitting in Delhi For two decades now, I have been leading a band of journalists on annual trips to follow state and national elections across India. Of all my global travels, I relish these... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘When the revolution started, I was not political. Then people started to die’around liberally, but usually after the words “folk music”. A young Canadian w
The Irish Times / Posted 12 days ago
around liberally, but usually after the words “folk music”. A young Canadian with Ukrainian heritage, Marczyk’s politics were expressly musical. In 2009 he founded the Lemon Bucket Orchestra, a “guerrilla folk” outfit in Toronto with an... Read more
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FOX News
How Paul Manafort is connected to the Trump, Russia investigationfor the White House and even longer since he worked for a controversial Ukraini
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
for the White House and even longer since he worked for a controversial Ukrainian politician. But Manafort, at the center of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russia’s involvement with the election, had his house raided last month by... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trump thanks Putin for reducing US embassy staffto thank him because we’re trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I’m co
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
to thank him because we’re trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I’m concerned, I’m very thankful that he let go of a large number of people because now we have a smaller payroll,” Trump declared. “There’s no real reason for them to go... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Angela Merkel’s (not so big) secret to election successPolitical upset and change — the twin themes dominating Western politics of lat
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
Political upset and change — the twin themes dominating Western politics of late — have led to Britain’s voting to leave the EU, the election of Donald Trump and, most recently, in Emmanuel Macron’s ascendancy to the Elysée Palace in... Read more
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Slate
Glenn Greenwald Is Skeptical That We Need to Be So Worried About Russiaa New Cold WarThe Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald is skeptical Russia is really a n
Slate / Posted 12 days ago
a New Cold WarThe Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald is skeptical Russia is really a new, serious threat. On this week’s episode of my podcast, I Have to Ask, I spoke with Glenn Greenwald, a co-founder of—and writer for—theIntercept. Greenwald is... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Angela Merkel’s (not so big) secret to election successPolitical upset and change — the twin themes dominating Western politics of lat
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
Political upset and change — the twin themes dominating Western politics of late — have led to Britain’s voting to leave the EU, the election of Donald Trump and, most recently, in Emmanuel Macron’s ascendancy to the Elysée Palace in... Read more
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EuroNews
Special Report - Vladimir's Venezuela: Leveraging loans to Caracas, Moscow snaps up oil assetsunraveling socialist government is increasingly turning to ally Russia for the
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
unraveling socialist government is increasingly turning to ally Russia for the cash and credit it needs to survive – and offering prized state-owned oil assets in return, sources familiar with the negotiations told Reuters. As Caracas struggles... Read more
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Gulf News
Trump thanks Putin for expelling US embassy staffto thank him because we’re trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I’m co
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
to thank him because we’re trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I’m concerned, I’m very thankful that he let go of a large number of people because now we have a smaller payroll,” Trump declared.“There’s no real reason for them to go... Read more
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Reuters
Vladimir's Venezuela - Leveraging loans to Caracas, Moscow snaps up oil assetsunraveling socialist government is increasingly turning to ally Russia for the
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
unraveling socialist government is increasingly turning to ally Russia for the cash and credit it needs to survive – and offering prized state-owned oil assets in return, sources familiar with the negotiations told Reuters. As Caracas struggles... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Trump thanks Putin for expelling US staff, says will help ‘save a lot of money’to thank him because we’re trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I’m co
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
to thank him because we’re trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I’m concerned, I’m very thankful that he let go of a large number of people because now we have a smaller payroll,” Trump declared. “There’s no real reason for them to go... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trump thanks Putin for expelling US embassy staffto thank him because we’re trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I’m co
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
to thank him because we’re trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I’m concerned, I’m very thankful that he let go of a large number of people because now we have a smaller payroll,” Trump declared. “There’s no real reason for them to go... Read more
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dna
Trump thanks Putin for expelling US embassy staffto thank him because we're trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I'm co
dna / Posted 13 days ago
to thank him because we're trying to cut down our payroll and, as far as I'm concerned, I'm very thankful that he let go of a large number of people because now we have a smaller payroll," Trump declared yesterday. "There's no real reason for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Elizabeth Warren’s overseas education continues in Poland and Estoniaand Germany to discuss the Russian threat. Warren’s five-day trip started in P
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
and Germany to discuss the Russian threat. Warren’s five-day trip started in Poland, where she met with US and Polish officials, and visited US troops stationed in Poznan and Powidz, including having dinner with a unit of Army reservists from... Read more
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FOX News
How Paul Manafort is connected to the Trump, Russia investigationfor the White House and even longer since he worked for a controversial Ukraini
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
for the White House and even longer since he worked for a controversial Ukrainian politician. But Manafort, at the center of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russia’s involvement with the election, had his house raided last month by... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Krieger Asks: Is Google A Search Engine Or 'Deep State' Organ?Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Today’s post should be r
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Today’s post should be read as Part 3 of my ongoing series about the now infamous Google memo, and what it tells us about where our society is headed if a minority of extremely wealthy and... Read more
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dna
FBI raided former Trump campaign manager's home in Russia probeA July FBI raid on the Virginia home of President Donald Trump's former campaig
dna / Posted 14 days ago
A July FBI raid on the Virginia home of President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, confirmed on Wednesday, showed that a federal investigation of possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election was... Read more
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dna
Russia probe: FBI raided former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort's house, confirms agencyA July FBI raid on the Virginia home of President Donald Trump's former campaig
dna / Posted 14 days ago
A July FBI raid on the Virginia home of President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, confirmed on Wednesday, showed that a federal investigation of possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election was... Read more
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Swissinfo
FBI raided former Trump campaign manager Manafort's home in JulyPatricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - FBI agents seized documents and other
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - FBI agents seized documents and other material last month at the Virginia home of Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, as part of a special counsel's probe into alleged Russian... Read more
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Reuters
FBI raided former Trump campaign manager Manafort's home in JulyWASHINGTON (Reuters) - FBI agents seized documents and other material last mont
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - FBI agents seized documents and other material last month at the Virginia home of Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, as part of a special counsel's probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016... Read more
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Al.com
Why did the FBI raid Paul Manafort's house?his home and seized documents, as The Washington Post reports. In many ways, M
Al.com / Posted 14 days ago
his home and seized documents, as The Washington Post reports. In many ways, Manafort is squarely in the crosshairs of the Russia-Trump collusion investigation: His brief tenure as the head of Trump's campaign happened as concerns about... Read more
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Mashable
Being afraid to come out in a country that just elected a lesbian prime ministerin a village outside Serbia's capital Belgrade. His sexual identity would not b
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
in a village outside Serbia's capital Belgrade. His sexual identity would not be accepted by his colleagues or the parents of his pupils. This is a troubling sign of the everyday discrimination LGBTQ people face every day, especially considering... Read more
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