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Rappler
Venezuela gov't seeks to ban opposition over recall 'fraud'Nicolas Maduro in a recall vote, accusing them of massive fraud. Ratcheting up
Venezuela gov't seeks to ban opposition over recall 'fraud'
Rappler / Posted an hour ago
Nicolas Maduro in a recall vote, accusing them of massive fraud. Ratcheting up the tension in a country pushed to the brink of collapse by an economic crisis, Maduro's camp hit back with a vengeance on the same day the opposition was hoping to... Read more
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ABC News
What the President Will Focus on in His DNC SpeechWhite House briefing. Wednesday also marks 12 years since Obama was introduced
What the President Will Focus on in His DNC Speech
ABC News / Posted 5 hours ago
White House briefing. Wednesday also marks 12 years since Obama was introduced on the national stage in Boston, which he will reflect on, Schultz said. “I think he will talk about what the country has accomplished together since then. What the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunne Speaks: Will Key prove to be a progressive moderate?Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 9:01 amColumn: Peter Dunne Dunne Speaks: Will John Key
Dunne Speaks: Will Key prove to be a progressive moderate?
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Wednesday, 27 July 2016, 9:01 amColumn: Peter Dunne Dunne Speaks: Will John Key prove to be a progressive moderate?Within sixteen months New Zealand will have its next General Election. Prime... Read more
7h
Crain's Chicago Business
Moody's official: Chicago's still got time to fix pension problembut there's still time we think to make policy changes to avoid a full-blown fi
Moody's official: Chicago's still got time to fix pension problem
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 hours ago
but there's still time we think to make policy changes to avoid a full-blown financial crisis.” Chicago is not on the brink of default, according to Richman. The total of Chicago's pensions and debt is more than nine times the city's operating... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Common sense governancespent time and kept his focus on his number one mission: “the fight against cri
Common sense governance
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
spent time and kept his focus on his number one mission: “the fight against criminality and illegal drugs and corruption will be relentless and sustained… There can never be real, tangible and felt development without making our people feel... Read more
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soccernews
Pato to Villarreal ´in the final stage´season. Pato struggled to make an impact at Stamford Bridge, making just two P
Pato to Villarreal ´in the final stage´
soccernews / Posted 8 hours ago
season. Pato struggled to make an impact at Stamford Bridge, making just two Premier League appearances, and is now on the brink of moving to LaLiga with Villarreal. “It is in the final stage of the paperwork. In the next few hours, it could be... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gene test to detect EPO protein to be used at Olympics for first timeCheats beware! Revolutionary gene doping test will be used at the Olympics for
Gene test to detect EPO protein to be used at Olympics for first time
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
Cheats beware! Revolutionary gene doping test will be used at the Olympics for the first time Test can identify presence of synthetic genes for erythropoietin hormone EPO hormone stimulates production of oxygen-carrying red blood cells Lance... Read more
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Soccer Way
Pato to Villarreal ´in the final stage´ season. Pato struggled to make an impact at Stamford Bridge, making just two P
Pato to Villarreal ´in the final stage´
Soccer Way / Posted 10 hours ago
season. Pato struggled to make an impact at Stamford Bridge, making just two Premier League appearances, and is now on the brink of moving to LaLiga with Villarreal. "It is in the final stage of the paperwork. In the next few hours, it could be... Read more
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Goal.com
Pato nears Villarreal switch from Corinthiansseason. Pato struggled to make an impact at Stamford Bridge, making just two P
Pato nears Villarreal switch from Corinthians
Goal.com / Posted 10 hours ago
season. Pato struggled to make an impact at Stamford Bridge, making just two Premier League appearances, and is now on the brink of moving to LaLiga with Villarreal. "It is in the final stages of the paperwork. In the next few hours, it could be... Read more
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Aljazeera
Air strikes pound Aleppo as UN eyes new Syria talkseffectively placing them under siege. "There are around 400,000 civilians in t
Air strikes pound Aleppo as UN eyes new Syria talks
Aljazeera / Posted 10 hours ago
effectively placing them under siege. "There are around 400,000 civilians in the besieged city of Aleppo on the brink of starvation. Just last Sunday, two days ago, the Russian and the Syrian regime air forces bombarded the six remaining... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hillary Clinton: Class President Of A Failed GenerationExcerpted from David Stockman's forthcoming book "Trumped! A Nation On The Brin
Hillary Clinton: Class President Of A Failed Generation
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 hours ago
Excerpted from David Stockman's forthcoming book "Trumped! A Nation On The Brink Of Ruin... And How To Bring It Back", Hillary Clinton has always been at the head of her class. That includes being among the leading edge of the 80-million strong baby... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
'Back from the Brink' – Brittany's story of addiction, recoveryplaces – prison, or dead. With help from a foreign country, Brittany put in th
'Back from the Brink' – Brittany's story of addiction, recovery
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 11 hours ago
places – prison, or dead. With help from a foreign country, Brittany put in the work, and brought herself back from the brink. An amazing accomplishment, because at one point during her addiction, doctors declared her dead. Brittany’s story... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gonzalo Higuain completes Juventus moveThe Argentinean forward has agreed a four-year deal that will tighten Juve's gr
Gonzalo Higuain completes Juventus move
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
The Argentinean forward has agreed a four-year deal that will tighten Juve's grip on Serie A by stripping rivals Napoli of the country's best player last season. Higuain scored a stunning 36 league goals in 2015/16, equalling the Italian record for... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
New Federal Policy on Endangered Species Decision Process Will Push Less-studied Species to Extinction At the Center for Biological Diversity, we believe that the welfare of human
New Federal Policy on Endangered Species Decision Process Will Push Less-studied Species to Extinction
CommonDreams.org / Posted 11 hours ago
At the Center for Biological Diversity, we believe that the welfare of human beings is deeply linked to nature - to the existence in our world of... Read more
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CBC.ca
Bill Clinton: Past president, future 'first gentleman'?Bill Clinton will stand on stage tonight at the Democratic National Convention
Bill Clinton: Past president, future 'first gentleman'?
CBC.ca / Posted 12 hours ago
Bill Clinton will stand on stage tonight at the Democratic National Convention not only as a former president, but potentially as the future "first gentleman" of the United States. He has made speeches at the DNC before, but this will be a first:... Read more
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give me sport
Kevin Durant's Oklahoma restaurant closes down; one of the reviews was hilariousto the end goal,” obviously a shot at Durant’s decision to join a powerhouse Wa
Kevin Durant's Oklahoma restaurant closes down; one of the reviews was hilarious
give me sport / Posted 12 hours ago
to the end goal,” obviously a shot at Durant’s decision to join a powerhouse Warriors squad as the Thunder were on the brink of championship contention. According to records obtained by The Oklahoman from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma seeks clarity on land expropriation billthat it does not provide adequate compensation guarantees and that it was open
Zuma seeks clarity on land expropriation bill
iol.co.za / Posted 13 hours ago
that it does not provide adequate compensation guarantees and that it was open to abuse. However, experts say the bill will not signal the kind of often violent land grabs that took place in neighbouring Zimbabwe, where white-owned farms were... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gonzalo Higuain set to complete Juventus moveThe Argentinean forward will sign a four-year deal that looks set to tighten Ju
Gonzalo Higuain set to complete Juventus move
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 hours ago
The Argentinean forward will sign a four-year deal that looks set to tighten Juve's grip on Serie A by stripping rivals Napoli of the country's best player last season. Higuain scored a stunning 36 league goals in 2015/16, equalling the Italian... Read more
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Aljazeera
South Sudan's displaced face hungerin half, leaving her other four children behind with relatives. "I don't have
South Sudan's displaced face hunger
Aljazeera / Posted 13 hours ago
in half, leaving her other four children behind with relatives. "I don't have the papers to cross to Sudan, but maybe they will let us through anyway. There's nothing left for us here," she said. "In Sudan, I can at least try to find work making... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Check in with the Campervan count-upopportunity to win a night at The Liner in Liverpool. Between Monday and Satur
Check in with the Campervan count-up
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 hours ago
opportunity to win a night at The Liner in Liverpool. Between Monday and Saturday July 25-30, Belle Vale Shopping Centre will host a unique and exciting Campervan Count-up event. A vintage VW campervan will appear on the mall, filled to the... Read more
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express
Post Office announces 80 branches to close for good - is yours affected?cost 2,000 jobs. Up to 80 Post Offices could be closed for good Around 2,000
Post Office announces 80 branches to close for good - is yours affected?
express / Posted 15 hours ago
cost 2,000 jobs. Up to 80 Post Offices could be closed for good Around 2,000 jobs are threatened by the proposals, which will see 60 state-run Post Office buildings shut and moved into another shop - often branches of WH Smith. Another 16 will... Read more
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chroniclelive
Paul Collingwood signs new Durham contract but future looks troubling as now Mark Stoneman goesis the County Championship’s leading run-scorer this season, and Borthwick’s ea
Paul Collingwood signs new Durham contract but future looks troubling as now Mark Stoneman goes
chroniclelive / Posted 15 hours ago
is the County Championship’s leading run-scorer this season, and Borthwick’s early-season form took him to the brink of an England recall. Both would be candidates to replace Stoneman as white-ball captain were they to stay. Coughlin... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Bonucci 'to sign new Juve deal and hand PL trio a £50m snub'Premier League clubs look set to face disappointment in their hopes of signing
Bonucci 'to sign new Juve deal and hand PL trio a £50m snub'
TEAMTalk / Posted 15 hours ago
Premier League clubs look set to face disappointment in their hopes of signing Leonardo Bonucci, amid reports he is on the brink of extending his contract with Juventus. The Italy defender has been linked with a £50million move to the Premier... Read more
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USA Today
No, this is not Weimar AmericaFor all its many problems, the United States is not on the brink of collapse.
No, this is not Weimar America
USA Today / Posted 15 hours ago
For all its many problems, the United States is not on the brink of collapse. If it’s an election year it must be time to revisit the tragic fate of the short-lived Weimar Republic. It only seems more so after the disorganized Republican Convention... Read more
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Raw Story
Noam Chomsky wants to make America great again — but you’ll never guess howtrying to prevent a race to disaster are the indigenous communities,” he explai
Noam Chomsky wants to make America great again — but you’ll never guess how
Raw Story / Posted 16 hours ago
trying to prevent a race to disaster are the indigenous communities,” he explained. It’s no secret that we may be on the brink of disaster, but Chomsky has some great insights into who he believes will save us. “Anyone who’s not living under a... Read more
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iafrica.com
Injury cloud hangs over WhiteleyWhiteley, there appears to be substance to the report given that two additional
Injury cloud hangs over Whiteley
iafrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Whiteley, there appears to be substance to the report given that two additional loose forwards (Steph de Witt and Cyle Brink) were named in Johan Ackermann's squad as cover ahead of the semifinal. Ruan Ackermann will likely wear the No.8... Read more
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Daily Record
Post Office staff face strike against mass privatisation - is your branch hit?Post Office staff will be balloted for strike action against a plan to shut or
Post Office staff face strike against mass privatisation - is your branch hit?
Daily Record / Posted 16 hours ago
Post Office staff will be balloted for strike action against a plan to shut or privatise 80 branches in a mass shake-up. The Communication Workers Union (CWU) announced the move today as it released a dossier of branches affected across the... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly community workers making school playgrounds greenworked with Philadelphia nonprofits and community members to draft new design p
Philly community workers making school playgrounds green
Philly.com / Posted 16 hours ago
worked with Philadelphia nonprofits and community members to draft new design plans for playgrounds. And this fall, they will continue collaborating in the hope of raising funds through grant applications to begin smaller-scale renovations such... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Post Office workers to vote on strike actionchanges, the union has announced. About 3,500 staff working in Crown post offi
Post Office workers to vote on strike action
Ilford Recorder / Posted 17 hours ago
changes, the union has announced. About 3,500 staff working in Crown post offices, supply chain depots and admin sites, will be balloted on whether to launch industrial action. The ballot, by the Communication Workers Union (CWU), will open on... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
When France went soft on terror"We could refuse to see the reality in front of us, forget, move on, but I need
When France went soft on terror
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
"We could refuse to see the reality in front of us, forget, move on, but I need to tell the truth to the French: Terrorism will be part of everyday life for a long time." Sorry, but the ruling class that created this mess with poor immigration and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Africa's Zuma seeks clarity on land expropriation billthat it does not provide adequate compensation guarantees and that it was open
South Africa's Zuma seeks clarity on land expropriation bill
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 hours ago
that it does not provide adequate compensation guarantees and that it was open to abuse. However, experts say the bill will not signal the kind of often violent land grabs that took place in neighbouring Zimbabwe, where white-owned farms were... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Post Office workers to vote on strike actionchanges, the union has announced. About 3,500 staff working in Crown post offi
Post Office workers to vote on strike action
Romford Recorder / Posted 18 hours ago
changes, the union has announced. About 3,500 staff working in Crown post offices, supply chain depots and admin sites, will be balloted on whether to launch industrial action. The ballot, by the Communication Workers Union (CWU), will open on... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Post Office staff face strike against mass privatisation - is your branch hit?Post Office staff will be balloted for strike action against a plan to shut or
Post Office staff face strike against mass privatisation - is your branch hit?
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 hours ago
Post Office staff will be balloted for strike action against a plan to shut or privatise 80 branches in a mass shake-up. The Communication Workers Union (CWU) announced the move today as it released a dossier of branches affected across the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Zuma Needs to Send Job-Killing Expropriation Bill Back to Parliamentbills are passed in line with the Constitution. Though we have been met with mu
President Zuma Needs to Send Job-Killing Expropriation Bill Back to Parliament
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
bills are passed in line with the Constitution. Though we have been met with much resistance from the ANC at every turn, we will continue to do everything possible to protect the principle of constitutionalism. This Bill will also hurt an economy... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Postal workers to vote on strikes in closures, jobs and pensions rowserved notice that around 3,500 of its members in Crown offices, supply chain d
Postal workers to vote on strikes in closures, jobs and pensions row
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
served notice that around 3,500 of its members in Crown offices, supply chain depots and administration sites across the UK will be balloted in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of industrial action. It is the first time workers from... Read more
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AceShowbiz
New Trailer for Baz Luhrmann's 'The Get Down' Turns Shady Life Into Hopearmed only with verbal games, improvised dance steps, some magic markers and sp
New Trailer for Baz Luhrmann's 'The Get Down' Turns Shady Life Into Hope
AceShowbiz / Posted 20 hours ago
armed only with verbal games, improvised dance steps, some magic markers and spray cans. It depicts how New York at the brink of bankruptcy gave birth to hip-hop, punk and disco - as told through the lives and music of the South Bronx kids who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Energy Officials Ignore Museveni on Karuma, Seek Shs18 Billion for ContractorKampala — Officials of the Ministry of Energy are on the brink of securing $5.5
Energy Officials Ignore Museveni on Karuma, Seek Shs18 Billion for Contractor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Kampala — Officials of the Ministry of Energy are on the brink of securing $5.5million (Shs18b) as an extra contract fee for an Indian firm supervising Karuma and Isimba Hydropower projects four months after President Museveni ordered the contract... Read more
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The Economic Times
Arranged marriage in China's steel industry troubled from the startSHANGHAI: It may be the Chinese government's idea of creative destruction. Bei
Arranged marriage in China's steel industry troubled from the start
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
SHANGHAI: It may be the Chinese government's idea of creative destruction. Beijing appears to be on the brink of forcing the most modern and competitive Chinese steelmaker, which is itself struggling amid a global steel glut, to rescue a loss making... Read more
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Reuters
An arranged marriage in China's steel industry troubled from the startSHANGHAI It may be the Chinese government's idea of creative destruction. Beij
An arranged marriage in China's steel industry troubled from the start
Reuters / Posted 21 hours ago
SHANGHAI It may be the Chinese government's idea of creative destruction. Beijing appears to be on the brink of forcing the most modern and competitive Chinese steelmaker, which is itself struggling amid a global steel glut, to rescue a loss making... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Undervalued, underpaid and overworked teachers on 'brink of crisis'TEACHERS are feeling so undervalued and under pressure the workforce is on the
Undervalued, underpaid and overworked teachers on 'brink of crisis'
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 21 hours ago
TEACHERS are feeling so undervalued and under pressure the workforce is on the “brink of a crisis”, a union has warned. Gawain Little, national executive member for Oxfordshire of the National Union of Teachers, said education was being "cut to the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Undervalued, underpaid and overworked teachers on 'brink of crisis'TEACHERS are feeling so undervalued and under pressure the workforce is on the
Undervalued, underpaid and overworked teachers on 'brink of crisis'
Oxford Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
TEACHERS are feeling so undervalued and under pressure the workforce is on the “brink of a crisis”, a union has warned. Gawain Little, national executive member for Oxfordshire of the National Union of Teachers, said education was being "cut to the... Read more
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Rappler
Venezuela awaits key ruling on Maduro recallthe CNE as beholden to Maduro, but is hoping pressure from Venezuelans fed up w
Venezuela awaits key ruling on Maduro recall
Rappler / Posted yesterday
the CNE as beholden to Maduro, but is hoping pressure from Venezuelans fed up with food shortages and mounting chaos will force the authorities to let the recall process move ahead. If the CNE gives the green light, the opposition will then... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"30 Seconds To Midnight"Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, Former US Secretary of Defense William Perry w
"30 Seconds To Midnight"
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, Former US Secretary of Defense William Perry warns that the world is on the knife edge of nuclear catastrophe. Such catastrophe can result accidentally from electronic failures or glitches in warning systems and from... Read more
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TribLIVE
5 Saudi border guards killed in clashes; 2 pilots die in Yemensouthern port city of Aden. The conflict has killed some 9,000 people and push
5 Saudi border guards killed in clashes; 2 pilots die in Yemen
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
southern port city of Aden. The conflict has killed some 9,000 people and pushed the Arab world's poorest country to the brink of famine. Show commenting policy TribLive commenting policy You are solely responsible for your comments and by... Read more
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The Border Mail
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronxbeen working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronx
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
been working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to people out of the rubble of a city on the brink of bankruptcy. "My first question was a simple one: how did these profound, creative, new gestures come out of this... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Have a close encounter with a tiny primateOn NZ Herald Focus - Visitors to the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games will
Have a close encounter with a tiny primate
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
On NZ Herald Focus - Visitors to the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games will be given the chance to get up close to one of Brazil's most endangered species, on a trek that is being run by the Game organisers. The golden lion tamarin is a small... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronxbeen working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronx
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
been working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to people out of the rubble of a city on the brink of bankruptcy. "My first question was a simple one: how did these profound, creative, new gestures come out of this... Read more
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The Courier
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronxbeen working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronx
The Courier / Posted yesterday
been working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to people out of the rubble of a city on the brink of bankruptcy. "My first question was a simple one: how did these profound, creative, new gestures come out of this... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronxbeen working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronx
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
been working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to people out of the rubble of a city on the brink of bankruptcy. "My first question was a simple one: how did these profound, creative, new gestures come out of this... Read more
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The Young Witness
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronxbeen working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to
Baz Luhrmann's Netflix drama The Get Down delves into how hip-hop emerged from the Bronx
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
been working on for 10 years, lured by the idea of how hip-hop gave a voice to people out of the rubble of a city on the brink of bankruptcy. "My first question was a simple one: how did these profound, creative, new gestures come out of this... Read more
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