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Geelong Advertiser
Abbott shocked by headbutt assaulta No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but i
Geelong Advertiser / Posted an hour ago
a No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but it highlighted the general “ugliness“ of the movement. “This is just a bit of a harbinger of what is likely to occur,” he said. “It’s not the sort of Australia I want —... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Abbott shocked by headbutt assaulta No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but i
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
a No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but it highlighted the general “ugliness“ of the movement. “This is just a bit of a harbinger of what is likely to occur,” he said. “It’s not the sort of Australia I want —... Read more
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The Courier Mail
PM texts Abbott after headbutt attacka No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but i
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
a No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but it highlighted the general “ugliness“ of the movement. “This is just a bit of a harbinger of what is likely to occur,” he said. “It’s not the sort of Australia I want —... Read more
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News.com.au
Abbott defiant after ‘un-Australian’ attacka No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but i
News.com.au / Posted 2 hours ago
a No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but it highlighted the general “ugliness“ of the movement. “This is just a bit of a harbinger of what is likely to occur,” he said. “It’s not the sort of Australia I want —... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Abbott defiant after ‘un-Australian’ attacka No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but i
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
a No vote, said the violent incident wasn’t typical of the ‘Yes’ campaign but it highlighted the general “ugliness“ of the movement. “This is just a bit of a harbinger of what is likely to occur,” he said. “It’s not the sort of Australia I want —... Read more
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Salon.com
Myanmar’s Rohingya refugees: A history of persecutionachieved independence from their British colonizers. Here is their brief histo
Salon.com / Posted 5 hours ago
achieved independence from their British colonizers. Here is their brief history. Colonial policies encouraged migrant labor in order to increase rice cultivation and profits. Many Rohingya entered Myanmar as part of these policies in the 17th... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Elections', or As They Say in Rofa, 'Erections'Peter divided his salary with the less fortunate and Better Liberians working a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Peter divided his salary with the less fortunate and Better Liberians working at Mesurado. Stephen Allen Tolbert sang the National Anthem with his whole heart and tried to renegotiate the Firestone Contract in order for "Better Liberians" to live... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Impoverish Bomi County Yearns for Education, Health FacilitiesBomi County — When 43-year-old Korto Nyanneh went into labor in March, the trad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Bomi County — When 43-year-old Korto Nyanneh went into labor in March, the traditional birth attendants in Bomi County's Dewein District, said they couldn't deliver her twin babies. Nyanneh, a gardener who supports her three children with the... Read more
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Reuters
France's National Front number two quits as far-right party in turmoilPARIS (Reuters) - The right-hand man of French National Front leader Marine Le
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
PARIS (Reuters) - The right-hand man of French National Front leader Marine Le Pen quit the party on Thursday, raising the prospect of a split in the far-right’s ranks after Le Pen’s defeat in the May presidential election and months of internal... Read more
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Pilipino Star
LIST: Rallies on 45th anniversary of martial law declarationon September 23, 1972 but Proclamation 1081 was dated September 21. President
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 hours ago
on September 23, 1972 but Proclamation 1081 was dated September 21. President Rodrigo Duterte declared September 21 a “National Day of Protest” and suspended classes in all levels in public schools as well as work in government offices. The... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody recognizes ‘gross human rights violations’ during martial lawDuterte has been accused of downplaying the atrocities committed during the Mar
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Duterte has been accused of downplaying the atrocities committed during the Marcos regime, his proclamation on today’s national day of protest recognized the “gross human rights violations” during the martial law years. According to the... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Quantum Arts Visualize The Unseenphysicists and their students—to have more and more conversations like the one
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
physicists and their students—to have more and more conversations like the one between she and Devoret. “We value collaboration with an artist. It’s a challenge to visualize” said Devoret, meaning the unseen world of quantum... Read more
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Morningstar
We Expect Compass Minerals to Bounce Backin the Compass cities, although the effects are likely to occur over decades, n
Morningstar / Posted yesterday
in the Compass cities, although the effects are likely to occur over decades, not years. We looked at snow data from the National Weather Service for the 10 Compass cities since 1900. The number of snow days varies widely each year. Annual... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Only morons don't make the wealthy pay taxesNational Economic Council Director Gary Cohn, former president of Goldman Sachs
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn, former president of Goldman Sachs, said recently that "only morons pay the estate tax." I'm reminded of President Donald Trump's comment that he didn't pay federal income taxes because he was "smart."... Read more
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Raw Story
Why white supremacists can’t confront the fact that the source of their economic problems is rich white peopleinequality is the top economic issue, as Eduardo Porter wrote for the New York
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
inequality is the top economic issue, as Eduardo Porter wrote for the New York Times in a piece that recaps the party’s national political agenda. However, the conventional wisdom that Democrats need to “recover the support of the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesworkers fear revocation of Sugar Order No. 3 with Serafica as SRA head,� Wennie
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
workers fear revocation of Sugar Order No. 3 with Serafica as SRA head,� Wennie Sancho of the Save the Sugar Industry Movement, said. Save SIM will join the National Congress of Unions in the Sugar Industry of the Philippines if such action... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Socialist Equality Group statement on the electionNew Zealand election on September 23 poses the urgent need for an international
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
New Zealand election on September 23 poses the urgent need for an internationalist and socialist movement of the working class. Whatever its outcome, the election will not address the great issues... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
40 million slaves in the world, finds new reportagainst Child Labour. World Day against Child Labour is held every year on June
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
against Child Labour. World Day against Child Labour is held every year on June 12 and is intended to foster the worldwide movement against child labour in any of its forms. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images) Those are the... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Elections 2017: Weekly Digest No. 2October 21 municipal polls. The second digest covers the developments of past
Civil Georgia / Posted 2 days ago
October 21 municipal polls. The second digest covers the developments of past week (September 11-17). Race for Tbilisi - Labor Party joins the race: Shalva Natelashvili, leader of the Labor Party, presented Giorgi Gugava, the party’s political... Read more
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Herald Sun
Gay audience member challenges Deakin MPpolitical panel show was billed as a special on the nation’s power crisis, but
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
political panel show was billed as a special on the nation’s power crisis, but the conversation inevitably turned to the national vote on marriage reform. Australian-born Chinese man Alexander Lau was the first to introduce the topic. “I’m a... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Freedom Is a Myth: We Are All Prisoners of the Police State’s Panopticon Village - Commentary Freedom Is a Myth: We Are All Prisoners of the Police State’s Panopticon Village By John W. Whitehead September 18 2017 We're run by the Pentagon we're ...paradise: its inhabitants have no true freedom, they cannot leave the Village,
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
paradise: its inhabitants have no true freedom, they cannot leave the Village, they are under constant surveillance, their movements are tracked by surveillance drones, and they are stripped of their individuality and identified only by... Read more
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Goal.com
Liga MX: Club Tijuana's learning process complete and more thoughts from Jornada 9was delayed not by weather or crowd trouble but by laundry. Veracruz and Lobos
Goal.com / Posted 3 days ago
was delayed not by weather or crowd trouble but by laundry. Veracruz and Lobos BUAP both expected to wear white after Labor Day, with home side Veracruz switching to red kits after it became clear that was the only way the match was going to... Read more
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Herald Sun
MP’s ‘no’ argument shut downpolitical panel show was billed as a special on the nation’s power crisis, but
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
political panel show was billed as a special on the nation’s power crisis, but the conversation inevitably turned to the national vote on marriage reform. Australian-born Chinese man Alexander Lau was the first to introduce the topic with an... Read more
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The Courier Mail
MP’s ‘no’ argument shut downpolitical panel show was billed as a special on the nation’s power crisis, but
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
political panel show was billed as a special on the nation’s power crisis, but the conversation inevitably turned to the national vote on marriage reform. Australian-born Chinese man Alexander Lau was the first to introduce the topic with an... Read more
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News.com.au
MP’s ‘no’ argument shut downpolitical panel show was billed as a special on the nation’s power crisis, but
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
political panel show was billed as a special on the nation’s power crisis, but the conversation inevitably turned to the national vote on marriage reform. Australian-born Chinese man Alexander Lau was the first to introduce the topic with an... Read more
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Junkee
Queer People Of Colour Exist, And We Need Our Voices Heardlaws will change, allowing men to rape women inside bathrooms and transmit HIV/
Junkee / Posted 3 days ago
laws will change, allowing men to rape women inside bathrooms and transmit HIV/AIDS. Another stated that voting for Labor would lead to “children becoming homosexual”, “children having 63 genders” and children masturbating. Delivered to the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Union power on display in California’s just-completed legislative sessionFrom family leave and clean-air cars to job applicants and the construction ind
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
From family leave and clean-air cars to job applicants and the construction industry, organized labor left its stamp on the just-completed California legislative session. Unions’ efforts sent to Gov. Jerry Brown measures that give their leaders... Read more
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Slate
Whites Are 68 Times As Wealthy As Blacks, and Nobody Talks About Itblack Americans and other nonwhites have seen increased opportunities for profe
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
black Americans and other nonwhites have seen increased opportunities for professional advancement since the civil rights movement, as well as a growing prominence in American life. Our culture has also by now generally accepted inclusive... Read more
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Salon.com
In attacking overtime pay, Trump is hurting his biggest fansworkers in the United States; in the 1970s, 50 percent of them were covered. No
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
workers in the United States; in the 1970s, 50 percent of them were covered. Nonetheless, according to the Department of Labor (DOL), it was poised to raise wages for an estimated 4.2 million workers. This modest update was predictably greeted... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Democrats have become socialistsoften asked whether he, a democratic socialist, would actually become a Democra
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
often asked whether he, a democratic socialist, would actually become a Democrat. Now, more than a year after he ignited a movement with his unsuccessful bid, that question is moot. . This became official, more... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
New Orleans mayor: There’s a difference between remembrance of history, reverence of ita port where hundreds of thousands of souls were brought, sold and shipped up t
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
a port where hundreds of thousands of souls were brought, sold and shipped up the Mississippi River to lives of forced labor of misery of rape, of torture. America was the place where nearly 4,000 of our fellow citizens were lynched, 540 alone... Read more
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ajc.com
Cherokee tempest in a T-shirt shows political climate affects schoolswearing at school.” The boys asked what was wrong with the slogan. Orletsky sa
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
wearing at school.” The boys asked what was wrong with the slogan. Orletsky said it had been co-opted by white supremacist movement, as the swastika had been by Nazis. A grainy student cellphone video, given to a conservative website, shows the... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
CMFEU fine would be "different" under ALPO'Connor concedes the record fines of $2.4 million imposed on the CFMEU last we
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
O'Connor concedes the record fines of $2.4 million imposed on the CFMEU last week would not have been as stiff under a Labor government. But Labor's employment spokesman says he won't be lectured by a federal government on the rule of law when... Read more
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Weekly Times
Labor wants explanation on ABCC headLabor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't a
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
Labor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't aware of the extent of the wrongdoings of the head of the government's building and construction watchdog before he resigned last week. Nigel Hadgkiss stepped down as the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Labor wants explanation on ABCC headLabor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't a
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Labor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't aware of the extent of the wrongdoings of the head of the government's building and construction watchdog before he resigned last week. Nigel Hadgkiss stepped down as the... Read more
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Perth Now
Labor wants explanation on ABCC headLabor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't a
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
Labor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't aware of the extent of the wrongdoings of the head of the government's building and construction watchdog before he resigned last week. Nigel Hadgkiss stepped down as the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Labor presses for explanation on ABCCLabor says it is 'quite remarkable ' Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
Labor says it is 'quite remarkable ' Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't aware to the extent of the wrongdoings of the head of the government's building and construction watchdog before he resigned last week. Nigel Hadgkiss stepped down as the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Labor wants explanation on ABCC headLabor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't a
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
Labor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't aware of the extent of the wrongdoings of the head of the government's building and construction watchdog before he resigned last week. Nigel Hadgkiss stepped down as the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Labor wants explanation on ABCC headLabor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't a
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Labor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't aware of the extent of the wrongdoings of the head of the government's building and construction watchdog before he resigned last week. Nigel Hadgkiss stepped down as the... Read more
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News.com.au
Labor wants explanation on ABCC headLabor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't a
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
Labor says it is "quite remarkable" Employment Minister Michaelia Cash wasn't aware of the extent of the wrongdoings of the head of the government's building and construction watchdog before he resigned last week. Nigel Hadgkiss stepped down as the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
With little to lose, Democrats cautiously share the driver's seat with Trumpsurrounded Schumer's Brooklyn home chanting, "Chuck's a chicken." "They're in
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
surrounded Schumer's Brooklyn home chanting, "Chuck's a chicken." "They're in this position because there's been a whole national movement, years in the making, on behalf of the dreamers," said Héctor Figueroa, a New York labor organizer who is... Read more
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The Mercury News
With little to lose, Democrats cautiously share the driver’s seat with Trumpsurrounded Schumer’s Brooklyn home chanting, “Chuck’s a chicken.” “They’re in
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
surrounded Schumer’s Brooklyn home chanting, “Chuck’s a chicken.” “They’re in this position because there’s been a whole national movement, years in the making, on behalf of the dreamers,” said Héctor Figueroa, a New York labor organizer who is... Read more
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The Star
Gastonia native, best-selling author to visit in support of new noveleven that connection didn’t lead the up-and-coming writer to learn the story of
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
even that connection didn’t lead the up-and-coming writer to learn the story of Ella May Wiggins and the bloody 1929 labor strike at the Loray Mill until he had moved away to further his education. “My mom was born into a mill family in... Read more
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New York Post
The day that destroyed the working class and sowed the seeds for Trumpdepartment stores, car dealerships, barber shops all saw their business plummet
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
department stores, car dealerships, barber shops all saw their business plummet and they started closing,” said Steinbeck. Labor activist Staughton Lynd (left) led a drive in the 1970s after steel-factory closings to pressure DC to stop imports.... Read more
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Reuters
Labor reform in France’s Macron economyProtestors against President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed liberalization of Frenc
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Protestors against President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed liberalization of French labor laws were on the streets of the country’s cities on Tuesday. The marchers, chanting slogans and brandishing placards, halted traffic as they moved slowly through... Read more
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express
Front National RESURRECTED: Le Pen moves to TAKE DOWN Macron with 'revitalised' party MARINE Le Pen has used the public anger against French president Emmanuel Mac
express / Posted 5 days ago
MARINE Le Pen has used the public anger against French president Emmanuel Macron to try and garner support in France for the Front National in hopes to revitalise... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lake Erie fly fishing can thrill before spawning runsLabor Day weekend, when hurricane-remnant rains pushed tributary water into Lak
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Labor Day weekend, when hurricane-remnant rains pushed tributary water into Lake Erie and dropped the near-shore water temperature, several overeager steelhead mistook the anomaly for an invitation to run. One fly fisherman caught seven silver... Read more
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Herald Sun
Howard called out on same-sex marriageA Labor backbencher has labelled former prime minister John Howard's calls for
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
A Labor backbencher has labelled former prime minister John Howard's calls for legislation detailing religious protections a 'red herring' in the same-sex marriage debate. Pat Conroy appeared with Liberal backbencher Craig Kelly on the ABC on... Read more
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Weekly Times
Howard called out on same-sex marriageA Labor backbencher has labelled former prime minister John Howard's calls for
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
A Labor backbencher has labelled former prime minister John Howard's calls for legislation detailing religious protections a 'red herring' in the same-sex marriage debate. Pat Conroy appeared with Liberal backbencher Craig Kelly on the ABC on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Howard called out on same-sex marriageA Labor backbencher has labelled former prime minister John Howard's calls for
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
A Labor backbencher has labelled former prime minister John Howard's calls for legislation detailing religious protections a 'red herring' in the same-sex marriage debate. Pat Conroy appeared with Liberal backbencher Craig Kelly on the ABC on... Read more
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