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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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Egypt to Hold Elections in October and November - TIME


TIME

Egypt to Hold Elections in October and November
TIME
Ayman Abbas, center, head of the Supreme Election Committee, announces the dates for Ahmed Gamil—AP Ayman Abbas, center, head of the Supreme Election Committee, announces the dates for Egypt's parliamentary elections at a news conference in ...
Egypt sets long delayed parliamentary election date to begin October 17ABC Online
Egypt sets Oct election date, after three years without parliamentReuters
Egypt to hold two-phase parliamentary electionIrish Times
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Dominica Declares Disaster Status After Storm Leaves 20 Dead - New York Times


ABC News

Dominica Declares Disaster Status After Storm Leaves 20 Dead
New York Times
ROSEAU, Dominica — Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island. "Access ...
Photo gallery: Tropical Storm Erika's remnants bring rain to South Florida ...Miami Herald
Dominica declares disaster status, appeals for aid, after Erika leaves 20 deadFox News

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IS causes 'severe damage' to Palmyra's Temple of Bel - BBC News


BBC News

IS causes 'severe damage' to Palmyra's Temple of Bel
BBC News
The Islamic State (IS) militant group has destroyed part of another temple at the ancient Syrian site of Palmyra, activists and witnesses say. The extent of the damage to the Temple of Bel is not clear but residents have described a large explosion. A ...
Isil 'blows up Temple of Bel' in ancient Syrian city of PalmyraTelegraph.co.uk
IS Reportedly Destroys Another Ancient Temple in PalmyraVoice of America
Ancient Temple of Bel in Syria bombed by ISISCBS News
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The Latest: Suspect's Bomb Material Same as in Deadly Blast - New York Times


CBS News

The Latest: Suspect's Bomb Material Same as in Deadly Blast
New York Times
BANGKOK — The latest on the arrest of a suspect in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local): 7.30 p.m.. Thailand's police chief says the bomb making material found in the apartment of a suspect is "the same, similar or the same type" as that used ...
Foreigner arrested in Bangkok bombing caseNew Zealand Herald
Unseen security footage underscores patchy Bangkok blast probeZee News
Thai police arrest suspect in Bangkok bombingCNN

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Deported Al-Jazeera journalist: Verdict a blow for Egyptian press freedom - Reuters Africa


The Express Tribune

Deported Al-Jazeera journalist: Verdict a blow for Egyptian press freedom
Reuters Africa
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A decision by an Egyptian court to sentence three Al Jazeera TV journalists to three years in prison was politically motivated and aimed at intimidating the press, one of the three, Australian journalist Peter Greste, said on ...
Egypt Court Sentences Al Jazeera Reporters to 3 Years in PrisonBloomberg
UPDATE 5-Egyptian court sentences 3 Al Jazeera journalists to prisonReuters
The Latest: Greste Calls on El-Sissi to 'Undo Injustice'New York Times
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Five people per square metre: how the 71 truck migrants met their end - Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald

Five people per square metre: how the 71 truck migrants met their end
Sydney Morning Herald
Vienna: The 71 people found dead in an abandoned refrigeration lorry in Austria had been crammed in, five to a square metre , police said on Sunday, as initial forensic tests indicated they had suffocated. A baby girl and three other children were ...
UPDATE 1-Five people per square metre: how the truck migrants met their endReuters
Syrian van children 'vanish' in AustriaSky News Australia
Migrants Found Dead in Austria Were Crammed Into TruckNewsweek
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UAE Takes Lead in Leaderless Southern Yemen - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

UAE Takes Lead in Leaderless Southern Yemen
Wall Street Journal
ADEN, Yemen—At checkpoints across this war-wrecked capital of south Yemen, fighters wearing flip-flops and carrying Kalashnikov rifles fly the flag of a distant Persian Gulf monarchy—the United Arab Emirates. Instead of uniforms, some of the men ...
Yemenis on both sides of civil war gearing up for key battle in central provinceCTV News
Saudis have made repeated small incursions into Yemen-coalition spokesmanReuters
World Briefs: 36 civilians die in Yemen air strikeThe Straits Times

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Susan Rice, Obama's Security Adviser, Urges Pakistan to Do More Against Militants - New York Times


Daily Times

Susan Rice, Obama's Security Adviser, Urges Pakistan to Do More Against Militants
New York Times
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — President Obama's national security adviser, Susan E. Rice, urged Pakistani civilian and military leaders on Sunday to do more to stop militants from using Pakistani territory to stage attacks in neighboring countries. In a ...
Want meaningful talks with India: Sharif to US NSATimes of India
National Security Adviser Susan Rice visits PakistanCBS News
Rice Condemns Pakistan-Based Militant Attacks in AfghanistanWall Street Journal
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Big Anti-Najib Protests Fail to Draw Large Ethnic Malay Crowd - Bloomberg


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Big Anti-Najib Protests Fail to Draw Large Ethnic Malay Crowd
Bloomberg
Weekend rallies that saw tens of thousands of people in the Malaysian capital demand the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak failed to draw a large number of ethnic Malays, a sign that a funding scandal is yet to spur major dissent within the ...
PM Najib pledges not to let Malaysia fallChannel News Asia
Malaysian government bans yellow T-SHIRTS as protesters call for prime ...Mirror.co.uk
While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, Aug 31 editionThe Straits Times
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Pak will continue to respond to India border attacks: minister - Business Standard


Daily Times

Pak will continue to respond to India border attacks: minister
Business Standard
Pakistan will respond "with full force" if India continues to target the civilian population, Islamabad's defence minister said today. "We will counter this situation on all levels. If war is forced on us we will take good care of them," Defence ...
Eight civilians killed, 47 injured: India has crossed all limits: CoASBusiness Recorder (press release) (blog)
A victory that wasn'tChandigarh Tribune
THE CITIZEN BUREAU Kashmir Issue Escalates: Lobby... THE CITIZEN BUREAUGoogle (press release)

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