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The Ugly Truth About Jersey’s Golden Boy

Corruption scandals. Skyrocketing crime. Abandoned allies

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Slow Your Ebola Roll

We, as a country, have never been good at keeping things in perspective, and our nutty hysteria over Ebola is just the latest outbreak of this particularly American ailment.

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Campaigners unveil child poverty map

Campaigners publish a child poverty map of Scotland, claiming it shows “shocking levels of hardship” across the country.

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How the French Do Detox

There’s a glamorous health spa hidden deep in the French countryside where the rich and famous go for treatments far more esoteric than your average juice cleanse.

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George Washington, the First Vaxxer

The commander of the Continental Army realized that if he did not inoculate his army against smallpox, he might not have an army. Saving his men, he probably saved his country.

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Iran Journalists to Rouhani: Stop Lying!

With so many journalists jailed in Iran, including the Washington Post’s Jason Rezaian, reporters inside the country and out denounce the president’s smiling sophistry.

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Goodbye to the Last of Syria’s Good Guys

Let’s dispense with wishful illusions. The idealists who started the Syrian revolution have been killed, quieted or forced out of the country.

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Spanish court suspends Catalonia’s independence vote

Spain’s central government asked the court to declare the vote illegal on the grounds that it breaches the country’s constitution

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Wounded Warriors Project Under Fire

Over the past decade, it has become one of the celebrated charities in the country but is this veterans group everything it says it is?

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Wounded Warrior Project Under Fire

Over the past decade, it has become one of the celebrated charities in the country but is this veterans group everything it says it is?

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Who Gets to Decide When We Go to War?

The Constitution’s framers went to considerable trouble to insure that it would be hard to take the country to war. Two centuries later, it’s easier than ever. What happened?

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China Loses Top Tennis Star Li Na

Arguably one of the most popular tennis players in the world, China’s Li Na helped bring the sport to Asia. Now, her sudden retirement has the country asking ‘what’s next?’

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Corruption, Clientelism and Censorship in Greece’s Media Landscape

It was just over one year ago when Greece was, once again, thrust into the international limelight. On June 11, 2013, the Greek government, in a sudden and surprise move, immediately shut down ERT, the country’s national public broadcaster. That evening, ERT’s frequencies throughout Greece went dark, putting an end to a national broadcasting institution that had been on the air continuously since 1938.

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Joan Rivers: If I Were Dictator of USA

She was a legendary—and infamous—comic, author, and talk show host. But what would she be like as leader of a country? Here’s what she said in 1972.

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“Illegal Immigration” Is a Policy Used to Exclude and Exploit

Many politicians and others who see immigration control as an issue of security and sovereignty imagine that hordes of poor people of color are seeking to appropriate the resources of this land that we now call the United States. This formulation of the problem is a precise reversal of the actual European settlement of the country, from the perspective of the Native Americans. It is also a mirror image of the United States’ relationship with the countries from which the undocumented come.

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Heavy rains kill 73 in Pakistan as floods spread

The country’s meteorological service warned of more flash flooding over the weekend

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After Genocide, Rwandan Widows Age Alone

In a country with no tradition of institutional care for the elderly, Rwanda’s widows and survivors of the 1994 mass killings seek dignity at the end of their lives.

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My Non-First World Problems

These essays written by Iraqi students attending college in Kurdistan chronicle life in wartime for young people trying to study and survive in a country ripped apart by violence.

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The World Cup of Prostitution

How the massive influx of tourists impacted prostitution, which is technically legal, in the South American country.

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Israel Bombing the Wrong Country?

As Israeli war planes pound Hamas positions in Gaza, the man the country really wants is sitting pretty in Turkey.

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