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Yes, the attack on Obamacare failed and millions will keep their health care. But Trump and the GOP still rule
From: Salon.com | By: Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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President Trump has signed an executive order that would roll back much of President Obama’s Clean Power Plan and generally direct the federal bureaucracy to put its head in the sand with regard to climate change. The Clean Power Plan, which compels...
From: Slate | By: Daniel Gross | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Freedom Caucus gets in the way of the Republican health care bill, much to our president's dismay
From: Salon.com | By: Bill Moyers, BillMoyers.com | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Today President Donald Trump signed an executive order rolling back scores of Obama-era regulations aimed at mitigating anthropogenic climate disruption. The executive order constitutes an assault on the environment that will annihilate Obama's environment...
From: Truthout | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Unethical Appeal may be used to lie, rile, and show contempt for the very reaction it seeks. It longs to drink “Liberal tears.” Recent, though hardly unfamiliar, the Unethical Appeal is the primary rhetorical style of the new administration....
From: The Millions | By: M.C. Mah | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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It’s even worse than you thought.
From: Grist | By: Rebecca Leber | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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What it does, what comes next
From: The Atlantic | By: Robinson Meyer | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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From emerging social media channels to the rise of artificial intelligence, the exciting cyclone of change often drops us marketers into unfamiliar territory—and we have to find our way home. Thankfully, the marketing industry is flush with talented...
From: Online Marketing Blog | By: Caitlin Burgess | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Apparently, evil communists have convinced the public that climate change is caused by humans.
From: Salon.com | By: Alexandra Rosenmann, Alternet | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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As expected, President Trump issued an executive order today to dismantle the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan -- a policy designed to curb carbon emissions from new and existing power plants by accelerating the adoption of lower-polluting energy...
From: Greentech Media | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Data journalist details five-year fight to make information more available.
From: Reason | By: Scott Shackford | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Donald Trump declared the end of a "war on coal" Tuesday, as he moved to curb rules that underpin American emissions targets and a major global climate accord. The post Trump signs order to roll back Obama climate measures appeared first on...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Declaring "the start of a new era" in energy production, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that he said would revive the coal industry and create jobs.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Immaculately dressed with his tie worn loosely around his neck, William Eggleston certainly doesn’t fit the image of a typical photographer. His speech is slow and considered and he is seldom seen without an ice cold drink in his hand. Yet despite...
From: Selectism | By: Charlie Haywood | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Andrew Garfield is headed to the battlefield once again, EW has confirmed. Two months after scoring his first Oscar nod for leading the cast of Mel Gibson’s WWII drama Hacksaw Ridge, Garfield will again enter dangerous territory, this time playing...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Joey Nolfi | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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House GOP leaders and the White House are already negotiating with conservatives, despite Trump’s vows to move on
From: Salon.com | By: Sophia Tesfaye | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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This year marks the third birthday of the Bentonville Film Festival, co-founded by Academy Award winner Geena Davis with a mission to champion women and diverse voices. The 2017 festival, which runs from May 2-7 in Bentonville, Arkansas, unveiled its...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Sara Vilkomerson | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The latest in the President Donald Trump/Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.)/Russian government/intelligence leaks epic drama: According to letters received by The Washington Post, Nunes cancelled a House Intelligence Committee hearing in order to keep fired...
From: Reason | By: Scott Shackford | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A U.S. airstrike in Mosul could have caused the largest civilian casualties since the start of the Iraq War.
From: Reason | By: Ed Krayewski | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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How much oil might the world ultimately produce? This estimate will surprise you.
From: R-Squared Energy Blog | By: Robert Rapier | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Eric Hosmer might not deliver the power you want from a first baseman. (Getty Images)   After diving into pitching park factors, the big park factor we all care about for hitters is homers. But we’re not just stopping at overall park factors but...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Michael Salfino | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Scientists say the treatment helped two women get pregnant with their own eggs.
From: New York Magazine | By: Lisa Ryan | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Trump is being pressured to expand a war of choice in a faraway land with an immoral ally that flagrantly kills civilians. Why are so few Americans paying any attention?
From: The Atlantic | By: Conor Friedersdorf | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Donald trump's Russia problem still looms over all of us like those in-laws who overstayed their welcome on Thanksgiving. So how did we get here? Here is a good read from Mother Jones that might shed some light on that question. The Field Negro education...
From: The Field Negro | By: field negro | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Executive order set to pull back from Obama's Clean Power Plan, and lift moratorium on new coal leases on federal lands The post Trump takes aim at Obama’s efforts to curb global warming appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Maj. Gen. M. Moein Faqir, commander of a corps in war-torn Helmand Province, was arrested for misuse of soldiers’ food and other supplies, officials say.
From: New York Times | By: ROD NORDLAND and FAHIM ABED | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Donald Trump will issue his long-promised executive order rolling back federal government efforts to fight climate change Tuesday. The wide-ranging order, which will be accompanied by other environmental directives, targets Obama-era policies...
From: Mother Jones | By: Rebecca Leber | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The rise of faith-based counseling in America’s most Christian regions has brought the clash over religious liberties to the therapist’s couch.
From: The Atlantic | By: Angela Almeida | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Yoga Bodies shows people of all ages, backgrounds, shapes, and skill levels.
From: New York Magazine | By: Lena Rawley | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In working to loosen proprietary-college regulation, contemporary politicians break decades of GOP precedent.
From: The Atlantic | By: David Whitman | Monday, March 27, 2017
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What Americans Can Learn from Badass Russian Dissident Reporter Victoria Lomasko by Rich Smith When Victoria Lomasko returns to the Russian Federation following her US tour of Other Russias, she might be considered a foreign agent. For more than five...
From: The Stranger | By: Rich Smith | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Soviet Union never attacked America as blatantly as Putin has — and we're in danger of losing democracy
From: Salon.com | By: Bob Cesca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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He was going to investigate voter fraud, end crime in Chicago and crush ISIS. Oh yeah — there was also health care
From: Salon.com | By: Gary Legum | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Andrew Garfield will star as real-life Afghanistan War reporter Carlos Mavroleon in the indie “Black Lion” for Stay Gold Pictures, the company announced Tuesday. Garfield will also produce the film with Rupert Fowler and Daniela Taplin Lundberg,...
From: The Wrap | By: Jeremy Fuster | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The second year of the Legacy wing features a batch of stars from a bygone era that you may not be familiar with. We're here to help.
From: With Leather | By: billhanstock | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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He knows English, German, French, Russian, Korean, Latin, and classical Greek. He's worked for Applebee's and interned for John Boehner. He has a wife and two kids, a job teaching political science and diplomacy, and about 19,000 more Twitter followers...
From: MetaFilter | By: brainwane | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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On March 28th a hitherto unknown northern group known as the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, through its spokesman, one Yerima Shetima, had the nerve and effontry to accuse Afenifere and the Yoruba nation of a “subtle campaign of ethnic cleansing”...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Events rooted in 1985, which became known as the Year of the Spy, in some ways mirror those that were set in motion during the 2016 presidential election.
From: New York Times | By: JAMES RISEN | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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How Northwell and agency JWT New York focused on creating a brand act over a brand ad, and ended up with innovation that helps people. How Northwell and agency JWT New York focused on creating a brand act over a brand ad, and ended up with innovation...
From: Fast Company | By: Jeff Beer | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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We're only three quarters of the way through the US's violent century and there's more to come. (Photo: Senior Airman Tyler Woodward / US Air Force) This essay is adapted from "Measuring Violence," the first chapter of John Dower's new book, The Violent...
From: Truthout | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Former vice president and leading neocon hawk joins bipartisan coalition comparing Russian hacking to bombing
From: Salon.com | By: Matthew Sheffield | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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It's official, according to February's Nielsen ratings, Fallon and Colbert are neck-and-neck in the late night wars.
From: Fox News | By: Rebekah Sager | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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A Polish prosecutor says that 11 people who slaughtered a sheep at Auschwitz last week, stripped naked and chained themselves together were peace activists protesting wars across the world....
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Steve Mnuchin and Scott Pruitt, heads of Treasury and EPA, are facing deep divisions in their department
From: Salon.com | By: Matthew Rozsa | Monday, March 27, 2017
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This Week in Politics and Resistance is a new feature on Flavorwire. It’s a consolidation of the work we started with our Daily Engagement column, which have been running (as the name suggests) daily since the election. This new feature is aimed at...
From: Flavorwire | By: Moze Halperin | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Mamma Mia!, APRIL Festival, Dinos on the Rocks, And More Picks For March 27-April 2 by Stranger Things To Do Staff Our music critics have already chosen the 32 best concerts in Seattle, but now it's our arts critics' turn to pick the best events in their...
From: The Stranger | By: Stranger Things To Do Staff | Monday, March 27, 2017
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In this edition of sequel bits: A new actor boards Escape Plan 2. Producer David Ellison hopes that David Fincher will direct World War Z 2. Director Brett Ratner comments on the status of Rush Hour 4. Jay Baruchel is more than confident How to Train...
From: SlashFilm | By: Jack Giroux | Monday, March 27, 2017
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How did Marvel Comics influence the life of The Black Keys‘ musician Pat Carney? What high praise does James Gunn have for the Thor: Ragnarok trailer? Want to see a trailer for The Avengers cut in the style of the most recent Justice League trailer?...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival has unveiled the lineup for its 3rd annual celebration of women in cinema, and “3 Generations,” a transgender drama starring Elle Fanning, Naomi Watts, and Susan Sarandon, has been selected as the opening...
From: The Wrap | By: Jeremy Fuster | Monday, March 27, 2017
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