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Kevin Spacey Brings Stephen Colbert (And The Closet Jokes) To The Tonys

Kevin Spacey might?ve been the 15th choice to host the 71st Annual Tony Awards, but he was more than ready for his close-up at the award show on Sunday night.  Paying tribute to each of the night?s nominated musicals, Spacey … Continue reading

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Defeating Terrorism Requires Recognition Of Western Complicity And Responsibility

Terrorism will in time consume the world, unless numerous parties admit inconvenient truths and adopt a holistic, cooperative and long-term approach to defeat it. The first step must be a transparent realization of all the factors that have fueled, and … Continue reading

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Donald Trump’s State Visit To The UK Now In Doubt

Two senior administration officials told New York Times reporter Glenn Thrush on Sunday that President Donald Trump?s visit to the United Kingdom is currently off the president?s schedule. That report follows a story in The Guardian that said Trump?s U.K. trip had been … Continue reading

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A Promise To Her Newborn Daughter: No More Female Genital Mutilation

Jaha Dukureh is featured in the documentary “Jaha’s Promise.” She got Gambia to outlaw the practice. But could she convince her father?

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The Hunt: A Private Roof Deck on the Upper West Side

A couple wanted outdoor space, and found it, but at the top of a walk-up building.

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How Social Media Has Reshaped Feminism

This blog was coauthored by Maiya Moncino http://feeds.cfr.org/~r/CFRWomenAroundtheWorld/~3/BLXQ0QwwiFY/how-social-media-has-reshaped-feminism

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What Utah’s Canyon Country Can Tell Us About Trump’s Monuments Review

For over two decades, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument has been a lightning rod. Now, it’s under review along with 26 other monuments and serves as example of what has people worked up.

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Prince William in Trooping the Colour rehearsal

The Duke of Cambridge inspected the troops ahead of the Queen’s Birthday Parade for the first time.

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The ‘March Against Sharia’ Protests Are Really Marches Against Muslims

An unholy alliance of Islamophobic hate group members, neo-Nazis, white supremacists and armed anti-government militia members will rally against the nonexistent threat of sharia, or Islamic, law in the U.S this weekend.  The ?March Against Sharia? rallies are set to … Continue reading

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Women Can Now Go Topless At Maryland Beach … Maybe

Chests out, everyone. It?s time for another legal battle over gender and toplessness and it?s about to get heated at Maryland?s Ocean City beach. Shore patrol staff have been told to stand down when it comes to topless women at … Continue reading

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