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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Exploring Meghan Trainor’s “Feminist” Message

June 16, 2015
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Cultural Plagiarism

March 25, 2015
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Personal is Political: Unhandsome: Race & Gender, a Chocolate Man’s POV

January 6, 2015
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Image Weavers: In Honor of the Spirit of Toni Cade Bambara

November 24, 2014
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TFW at the Upcoming National Women’s Studies Association Annual Conference

November 11, 2014
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Op-Ed: What’s Happening on the Mindy Project is Not Okay

November 3, 2014
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Slamming the Door: An Analysis of Elsa (Frozen)

October 16, 2014
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Op-Ed: Perspectives We Don’t Need and Those We Do

September 15, 2014
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Feminists We Love: Toshi Reagon [VIDEO]

September 12, 2014
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Step One: Show Skin, Step Two: Praise Talent: A Look at Scarlett Johansson and the Film Industry

September 12, 2014
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Iraq's Kurdistan laments caught in middle of Turkey-PKK fight - Reuters


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Iraq's Kurdistan laments caught in middle of Turkey-PKK fight
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WASHINGTON Iraq's Kurdistan region is suffering the fallout as Turkey launches strikes against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) camps in northern Iraq, the region's top diplomat said on Friday, calling for both sides to return to a ceasefire. "We are ...
Turkey Appears Headed For New ElectionsHuffington Post
Iraqi Kurds Call On Turkey To Make Peace With Kurdish RebelsRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Five dead as Kurdish militants raid Turkish police station, railwayXinhua

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Cecil the lion's killer may have trouble avoiding extradition, experts say - Washington Post


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Cecil the lion's killer may have trouble avoiding extradition, experts say
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Walter Palmer, the wealthy big-game hunter who killed a famous lion, could be headed back to Africa — if the Zimbabwe government has its way. On Friday, officials in Zimbabwe said they intended to press ahead with a request to extradite Palmer for ...
Kesha: We Must Do More To Ban PoachingTIME
Authorities in Zimbabwe are Requesting Extradition of Dentist Walter Palmer ...ABC News
Killing of Cecil pressures United States to protect African lionReuters UK
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Terrorist fires at Israeli car in West Bank as clashes break out with IDF in ... - Jerusalem Post Israel News


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Terrorist fires at Israeli car in West Bank as clashes break out with IDF in ...
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The shooting comes after Hamas called for a Palestinian "day of rage" after a toddler in the West Bank was killed by a suspected far-right Jewish terrorist. Judea and Samaria road. The closed-off road after an Israeli driver was fired at by a ...
Abbas demands ICC probe into attack that killed a Palestinian infantAl-Bawaba
Palestinian child's death in terrorist attack stirs call to end violenceThe Globe and Mail
Killing of Palestinian toddler sparks rage in West BankDallas Morning News
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MH370 search: Plane debris arrives in Paris - BBC News


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MH370 search: Plane debris arrives in Paris
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A piece of debris that experts believe could be from missing flight MH370 has arrived in Paris from the French island where it was found on Wednesday. The object, believed to be part of a wing, was flown to the French capital from Reunion in the Indian ...
After 500 days of mystery, MH370 answers could come soonCNN
MH370: flaperon arrives in France as search for truth switches to laboratoryThe Guardian
Recovered plane debris flown to France for checksReuters
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Mexican judge suspends US extradition order for fugitive 'Chapo' Guzman - Reuters


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Mexican judge suspends US extradition order for fugitive 'Chapo' Guzman
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MEXICO CITY A Mexican judge temporarily suspended a U.S. extradition order on Friday for the fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman even though the federal attorney general's office had approved it a day earlier. No reason was given for the ...
US order extraditing fugitive 'Chapo' Guzman suspendedHindustan Times
Mexico judge halts drug lord's extradition orderThe Sun Daily
Mexican Judge Issues US Extradition Order for “El Chapo” (if he is recaptured)The Yucatan Times

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The Force Is With Electronic Arts - TIME


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The Force Is With Electronic Arts
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Strong preorders for Star Wars: Battlefront have led the game company to forecast record revenue this year. Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. More. The 4 Most Surprising Stocks of 2015 (So Far) · Here's How J.J. Abrams Answered a ...
With Star Wars relaunch, the Force is with Electronic ArtsReuters

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Alexander Litvinenko: Inquiry finds 'irrefutable' evidence men linked to Putin ... - ABC Online


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Alexander Litvinenko: Inquiry finds 'irrefutable' evidence men linked to Putin ...
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British police have accused Russia of being involved in the murder of Russian agent Alexander Litvinenko. Mr Litvinenko died in 2006, three weeks after drinking tea laced with radioactive polonium during a meeting with two Russian men, who are suspects ...
Litvinenko widow says UK inquiry has uncovered 'truth'USA TODAY
Inquiry Into Litvinenko Poisoning Ends With a Nugget of DebrisNew York Times
Putin 'personally ordered' ex-KGB agent's murder in London hotel: widow's attorneyNew York Daily News
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Britain and France Point Fingers as Migrant Crisis Becomes a Political One - New York Times


New York Times

Britain and France Point Fingers as Migrant Crisis Becomes a Political One
New York Times
LONDON — More than 4,500 vehicles are stuck along one of Britain's main highways, caught in the chaos over efforts by desperate migrants to make their way through the Channel Tunnel from the French port city of Calais, 31 miles away. Another 4,500 ...
Calais migrant crisis: UK border security increased in bid to stop migrantsABC Online
PM Pledges Security Boost To Ease Calais CrisisSky News
UK pledges more resources as Calais crisis worsensIrish Times
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Four dead as private jet crashes at blackbushe airport - Daily Mail


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Four dead as private jet crashes at blackbushe airport
Daily Mail
Four people have died after a private jet crash-landed in a car auction site and burst into flames as it approached the runway. The Phenom 300 jet crashed shortly after 3pm at Blackbushe Airport in Hampshire on Friday. Acting chief inspector Olga ...
Four dead after private jet crashes into cars and explodes just short of the ...Irish Independent
Gallery: Aftermath Of Hampshire Plane CrashSky News
Private plane misses runway, crashes killing four in UKStuff.co.nz
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Iranian city feels like 73 C as heat wave smothers Middle East - CBC.ca


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Iranian city feels like 73 C as heat wave smothers Middle East
CBC.ca
While the dog days of summer have triggered heat alerts in many Canadian cities, the weather woes are much worse half way across the world. In the Iranian city Bandar Mahshahr, the mercury soared to 46 C on Friday as an unprecedented heat wave ...
Iran's heat index is literally off the charts, and this is what it feels likeWashington Post (blog)
Iran heat index near record 163 degrees, fatalities reportedDigital Journal
The Middle East Is In The Middle Of A Horrific Heat WavePopular Science
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