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Feminist Cage Fight

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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Blonde Success: Fact or Myth?

September 11, 2013
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September 4, 2013
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Miley’s Big Foam Finger Is Pointing At You: Stereotypes Plus Objectification Equals $$$

August 29, 2013
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Hip-Hop as Performance Art: Jay Z, Appropriation, and Critiques of Whiteness

August 9, 2013
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Fruitvale Station: Some Reactions

August 7, 2013
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White People Talking to White People about Social Justice: Why “Book of Mormon” Just May Be Doing Something Right

August 7, 2013
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: The Black Sitcom: A Representation We Can Be Proud Of

July 8, 2013
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"20 Feet From Stardom" & the Black Female Gaze

June 27, 2013
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The Princesses of Long Island: A Long Hard Post-Feminist Look in the Mirror

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Malaysians Defy Government With Second Day of Najib Protests
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Thousands of anti-government protesters rallied for a second day in Malaysia's capital, urging Prime Minister Najib Razak to resign over allegations linked to a troubled state investment fund. The protesters wore yellow T-shirts emblazoned with the ...
Huge Anti-Government Protests in Malaysia Continue For a Second DayTIME
The anti-government rally in Kuala LumpurEconomic Times
Rally by tens of thousands of Malaysians demanding Najib resign enters 2nd dayFox News
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Bangkok bomb: Thai police charge man 'linked to Erawan blast' - BBC News


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Bangkok bomb: Thai police charge man 'linked to Erawan blast'
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Police in Bangkok have charged a man in connection with the bomb attack that killed 20 people in the Thai capital nearly two weeks ago. Officers say the suspect, who was charged with illegal possession of weapons, was involved in the attack. However ...
Bangkok bomb: Thai police hunt more suspects after arrestThe Guardian
Thai Army chief says Bangkok shrine bomb suspect uncooperativeThe Indian Express
Bangkok bombing: Police charge foreign suspect who 'looks like' man caught on CCTVThe Independent
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Al Jazeera retrial: Peter Greste calls for presidential pardon from Sisi after ... - ABC Online


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Australian Al Jazeera reporter Peter Greste has called on Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to pardon him and two colleagues handed three-year prison sentences, describing the court decision as "politically motivated".
Greste calls for Sisi pardon after Egypt jails Al-Jazeera journalistsThe Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Journalists sentenced to three yearsHerald Scotland
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Migrant children found close to death in truck - Telegraph.co.uk


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Migrant children found close to death in truck
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Three refugee children have been rescued after almost dying of thirst in a smuggler's lorry in Austria. Tragedy was narrowly averted in the latest incident in the escalating migration crisis when police discovered a lorry containing 26 migrants on a ...
Migrant crisis: Children found in van in Austria 'recovering'BBC News
3 children among migrants crammed into bus are hospitalized in AustriaTimes LIVE
Austrian police intercept truck containing 26 migrants, arrest driverABC Online
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Fire at Saudi Arabian oil workers compound kills two, injures 105 - Reuters


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Fire at Saudi Arabian oil workers compound kills two, injures 105
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KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia A fire at an oil workers' residential compound in Saudi Arabia on Sunday killed two people and injured 105 others of various nationalities, including some who are in a critical condition, the Civil Defence said on its Twitter account.
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Driver arrested, charged with negligence in Swaziland crash - Washington Post


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Driver arrested, charged with negligence in Swaziland crash
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JOHANNESBURG — A newspaper in Swaziland is reporting that one of the drivers involved in the crash that killed a reported 38 young women and girls has been arrested. The Times of Swaziland reported on Sunday that the man appeared in court on ...
Zuma sends condolences to Swaziland following horror road crashTimes LIVE
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Ministry: Turkey joins coalition airstrikes against ISIS in Syria - CNN


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Ministry: Turkey joins coalition airstrikes against ISIS in Syria
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(CNN) — Turkey launched its first airstrikes against ISIS in Syria on Saturday as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the extremist group, the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement. The participation of Turkish air forces in ...
Turkish warplanes hit Islamic State in Syria as part of US coalitionSydney Morning Herald
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In Lebanon, Calls For More Protests As Police Push Back Demonstrators - NPR


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In Lebanon, Calls For More Protests As Police Push Back Demonstrators
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In Lebanon, Calls for More Protests as Police Push back Demonstrators. Thousands took to the streets in Martyrs' Square in the Lebanese capital of Beirut on Saturday for the second week in a row to demand government accountability and solutions for a ...
Martyrs Square protests press for key demandsgulfnews.com
Ten arrested as Beirut trash protests turn violentAl-Bawaba
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China's Leadership Fans Smoldering Antipathy Toward Japan - New York Times


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China's Leadership Fans Smoldering Antipathy Toward Japan
New York Times
BEIJING — By administrative order, dramas about resisting the Japanese wartime enemy will fill Chinese TV channels this week as China celebrates — including with a massive military parade — the victory over Japan 70 years ago. Combined with ...
Amnesty combines mercy and lawXinhua
Japan upset over Ban's visit to ChinaKorea Times
Beijing battens down, cranks up propaganda ahead of war paradeReuters Africa
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Things to know about Europe's migrant crisis at land and sea - CNN


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Things to know about Europe's migrant crisis at land and sea
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Mother Awa, and son Mohammad from the Gambia arrive on a beach in an inflatable dinghy on August 29, 2015 in Kos, Greece. Key Facts. European external borders are considered the world's deadliest for migrants; 22,400 migrants died trying to reach ...
Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disasterReuters Africa
Libyans arrested after migrant tragedyHerald Sun
Refugee death scenes are the West's moral failureAl-Arabiya
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