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Angelina Jolie’s Breast Removal: How One Woman’s Bravery Was Met With White, Male Arrogance

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The Rise of Beyoncé, The Fall of Lauryn Hill: A Tale of Two Icons

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Why My Kingdom Needs Janelle Monae’s Q.U.E.E.Ndom

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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Why I Haven't Given Up on Hip-Hop

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Untangling the Knots: Understanding the Hair Politics of Black Women (Revisited)

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Feminists We Love: Joan Morgan (Video)

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Confessions of a Black Morrissey Fan

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US Suggests Open-Ended Iran Talks - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

US Suggests Open-Ended Iran Talks
Wall Street Journal
International powers negotiating a nuclear deal with Iran failed to meet another deadline on Tuesday, the second missed target in a week, raising the prospect of an open-ended diplomatic process over an issue on which President Barack Obama has staked ...
Senior US Official: Iran Nuclear Deal Hinges on Tough ChoicesVoice of America
Iran talks continue past latest deadline in bid for dealIrish Independent
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Greece Given Until Sunday to Settle Debt Crisis or Face Disaster - New York Times


New York Times

Greece Given Until Sunday to Settle Debt Crisis or Face Disaster
New York Times
BRUSSELS — Frustrated European leaders gave Greece until Sunday to reach an agreement to save its collapsing economy from catastrophe after an emergency summit meeting here on Tuesday ended without the Athens government offering a substantive ...
EU leaders give Greece a Friday deadline for an acceptable bailout planLos Angeles Times
Europe gives Greece 5 days to avoid bankruptcyWashington Post
Greece debt crisis: Eurozone sets 'final deadline' for new planBBC News
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Pope Francis says humans "irresponsible" with environment - CBS News


CBS News

Pope Francis says humans "irresponsible" with environment
CBS News
QUITO, Ecuador --Speaking to students and educators at a Catholic University in Ecuador's capital on Tuesday, Pope Francis delivered a strong speech in defense of the environment, warning that caring for the Earth is now no longer a recommendation, but ...
In Andes, Pope's Ecological Line Faces ResistanceWall Street Journal
Crowd estimated at near 1 million hears Pope Francis extol unity in EcuadorLos Angeles Times
The Latest: Head of Ecuador's bishops praises pope's visitWashington Post
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How much money will Donald Trump lose? - CNN


CNN

How much money will Donald Trump lose?
CNN
(CNN) Donald Trump's foes want to hit him where it hurts: His wallet. A slew of corporations from Macy's to NBC to ESPN to NASCAR have abandoned business deals with the Republican presidential candidate after he remarked that some immigrants ...
PGA of America pulls event from Donald Trump's Southern California courseLos Angeles Times
With rhetoric on immigrants, Trump risks teeing off golf industryReuters
PGA Moves Event From Donald Trump Golf CourseNew York Times
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Obama Says U.S., Vietnam Moving Beyond 'Difficult History' - Bloomberg


Bloomberg

Obama Says U.S., Vietnam Moving Beyond 'Difficult History'
Bloomberg
President Barack Obama said the “difficult history” between the U.S. and Vietnam is being replaced by a relationship based on mutual economic and security interests in a region where some nations are wary of China's rise. Obama met at the White House ...
Common Ground for Vietnam and the USNew York Times
Obama hosts Vietnam Communist Party leaderBBC News
US strengthens ties with VietnamFox News Latino
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Official delegation to meet Taliban: Afghan president Ashraf Ghani - Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald

Official delegation to meet Taliban: Afghan president Ashraf Ghani
Sydney Morning Herald
Taliban and senior Afghans hold ceasefire talks · Are the Taliban becoming yesterday's men? Kabul: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has sent a delegation to Pakistan to meet representatives of the Taliban, his first acknowledgement of official talks with ...
The US needs to keep troops in AfghanistanWashington Post
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As Heroin Use Grows in US, Poppy Crops Thrive in AfghanistanNBCNews.com
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Thieves Grab Bomb Parts at French Military Base - New York Times


The Nation

Thieves Grab Bomb Parts at French Military Base
New York Times
PARIS — Thieves were able to penetrate a French military base in the south of France and escape with bomb-making matériel, despite heightened security in the wake of a terrorist attack at a gas and chemical factory last month. In announcing the theft ...
Explosives stolen from French baseSky News Australia
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Al Shabab extremists slaughter 41 people in Kenyan village - Toronto Star


Toronto Star

Al Shabab extremists slaughter 41 people in Kenyan village
Toronto Star
NAIROBI—At least 14 people were killed in an attack early Tuesday in the north of Kenya by Al Shabab, the Islamist rebels from neighbouring Somalia. The Al Qaeda-linked group, which opposes Somalia's government, has made frequent attacks in Kenya in ...
Kenya Al-Shabab attack kills quarry workers in ManderaBBC News
Shebab militants kill 14 workers in KenyaThe Nation
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Britain falls silent for 7/7 victims - Irish Examiner


Irish Examiner

Britain falls silent for 7/7 victims
Irish Examiner
Britain fell silent yesterday in tribute to victims of terrorism for the second time in less than a week as the July 7 bombings were remembered. London mayor Boris Johnson and British prime minister DavidCameron lay wreathes at the July 7 memorial ...
A Kiwi remembers the London BombingsStuff.co.nz
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Shivraj relents on CBI probe, Opposition wants Shivraj probe too - The Indian Express


The Indian Express

Shivraj relents on CBI probe, Opposition wants Shivraj probe too
The Indian Express
After consistently stonewalling calls for an independent probe, the Madhya Pradesh government today requested the High Court to hand over the investigation into the Vyapam admission tests scam to the CBI. Under attack, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh ...
'Vyapam should be probed by neutral, capable authority'The Hindu
CBI received complaints in Vyapam scam way back in 2013Times of India
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