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New Emails Show Hillary’s Russia Pivot From Pay-To-Play To Latter-Day Hawk
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

Caught up in the twisted braid of domestic and foreign politics, attitudes toward Russia among U.S. public figures are now driven by a tangled mix of ideology, political convenience, and the profit motive. New emails illuminate Clinton’s participation in this strange dance.

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Most Americans Blame The Media For Distorting Science
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

The study found that Americans trust government agencies and science podcasts or radio segments slightly more than general news outlets.

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Chicago’s ‘Green Zone’: Plans For Massive Police Compound Worries Community
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

A coalition of community organizations contend the center will compound President Donald Trump’s “multi-pronged attack” on communities of color and expand the Chicago Police Department’s “capacity for violence.”

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Centrism.biz: Scathing New Parody Site Rips Mask Off ‘Zombie Neoliberalism’
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

"We don't need visionary leaders with big, cumbersome ideas. We need competent managers with small ideas. Ideas that we can fit in our wallet. Like money." 

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Facebook Stifles Rohingya Reports Of Ethnic Cleansing
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

Amnesty International's Burma researcher, told the Daily Beast that there appeared to be a targeted campaign to report Rohingya accounts to Facebook in a bid to shut them down.

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Report: US Airstrikes Killed 433 Civilians In Raqqa In August
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

An estimated 20,000 civilians are believed to still be trapped in Raqqa, which is being invaded by US-backed Kurdish forces.

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Drone Strike Hits Tribal Areas As US-Pakistan Tensions Rise
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

The strike was the fifth to have taken place this year. Strikes resumed in Pakistan in March, nearly two months after President Trump came into office, following a nine-month hiatus.

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UN Environment Chief: ‘Donald Trump Can’t Stop The End Of The Oil Age’
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

In an exclusive interview, Erik Solheim remains upbeat about the world's ability to tackle climate change and delivers a warning on Brexit.

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Israel Notifies Bedouin Communities Of Imminent Forced Relocation
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

Khan al-Ahmar is one of 46 Palestinian Bedouin villages comprising of a population of 7,000 in the central West Bank that is considered by the UN as being at risk of forcible transfer by Israel.

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Trump Blasts Iran For Backing Syria, Ignores Russia, Praises Saudi Arabia
September 21st, 2017, 10:46 AM

Trump's speech at the UN was a weird amalgam of white nationalism and Neoconservatism. It abandoned the isolationism of the former and eschewed the idealism of the latter.

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