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Across the Globe, a ‘Serious Backlash Against Women's Rights'

2 days ago   |   NY Times

The rise of authoritarianism has catalyzed a rollback of gender violence protections and support systems.
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The Uneasy Uplift of The Testaments

The Uneasy Uplift of The Testaments

2 days ago   |   The New Republic

When I first read The Handmaid's Tale , the world was in the midst of a huge social experiment: If we just told girls that sexism was over, would it somehow turn out to be...
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Breaking down Trump's post-NATO hot spots

Breaking down Trump's post-NATO hot spots

2 days ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump is in his element when he abandons diplomatic protocol and enters fighting mode. And often, those fights are with America's historic allies. The...
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Harris Is Gone. Good Riddance to a Lying, Hypocritical Authoritarian

3 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics


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Bernie splits from Warren with embrace of far-left foreign leaders

Bernie splits from Warren with embrace of far-left foreign leaders

4 days ago   |   Politico

Bernie Sanders' revolution has gone global. As the Vermont senator battles Elizabeth Warren for the left wing of the Democratic Party, he's increasingly tried to find an edge...
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Ex-Labor Secretary Reveals Who Beats Donald Trump To 'Most Dangerous Politician' Title

Ex-Labor Secretary Reveals Who Beats Donald Trump To 'Most Dangerous Politician' Title

4 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

Robert Reich said this GOP lawmaker had helped “transform the Republican Party into a cult, worshiping at the altar of authoritarianism."
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The life of Xi Jinping, China's authoritarian leader who is fighting Trump in the trade war, and presides over the mass oppression of the Uighur Muslim minority

The life of Xi Jinping, China's authoritarian leader who is fighting Trump in the trade war, and presides over the mass oppression of the Uighur Muslim minority

10 days ago   |   Business Insider

Xi Jinping is the current president of the People's Republic of China and has been in power since 2013. During the early years of his leadership, Xi became known for launching...
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In reversal, Cambodia's Hun Sen offers U.S. new ‘bond of friendship'

10 days ago   |   National Post

PHNOM PENH - Cambodia's authoritarian leader Hun Sen has offered to renew friendship with the United States after receiving a letter from President Donald Trump, a turnaround...
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Bolivia After Morales

16 days ago   |   Foreign Affairs

In the days since Evo Morales stepped down as president of Bolivia and fled to Mexico, two starkly divergent accounts of his downfall have emerged among observers around the...
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A Prominent Chinese-American Artist Is the Latest to Fall Afoul of China's Censors

16 days ago   |   NY Times

An upcoming exhibition at a Beijing arts center was canceled, the latest sign of how China's turn toward a more hard-nosed authoritarianism has crept into civil society.
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Iran has released US man Xiyue Wang, who spent three years in jail, as part...

Iran has released US man Xiyue Wang, who spent three years in jail, as part of a prisoner swap deal

US PhD student Xiyue Wang has been freed as part of a prisoner swap deal with Iran that also saw Iranian academic Massoud Soleiami released. Wang, a Princeton graduate history... Read more ...

Man City beaten 2-1 by United in blow to title defense

Man City beaten 2-1 by United in blow to title defense

MANCHESTER, England - Manchester City fans hurled objects at Manchester United midfielder Fred as their Premier League title defense faded further with a 2-1 loss in the city... Read more ...

Utility PG&E announces $13.5 billion settlement related to deadly fires

Utility PG&E announces $13.5 billion settlement related to deadly fires

PG&E announced a settlement valued at approximately $13.5 billion related to claims from the 2018 Camp Fire, 2017 Northern California wildfires and other fires. Read more ...

Pensacola shooter hosted dinner party to watch mass shooting videos: report

Pensacola shooter hosted dinner party to watch mass shooting videos: report

The Saudi Arabian national who killed three people at Pensacola Naval Air Station hosted a dinner party to view a sick sampling of mass shooting videos the night before his... Read more ...

What channel is Oklahoma vs. Baylor on today? Time, schedule for Big 12...

What channel is Oklahoma vs. Baylor on today? Time, schedule for Big 12 championship game 2019

Here is a guide to everything you need to watch Oklahoma vs. Baylor in the Big 12 championship game, including kickoff time, TV channel and a full championship week college... Read more ...

Wesson, No. 6 Ohio State unload on Penn State 106-74

Wesson, No. 6 Ohio State unload on Penn State 106-74

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Kaleb Wesson scored 28 points and had 10 rebounds for his ninth career double-double, helping No. 6 Ohio State rout Penn State 106-74 on Saturday. Read more ...

Dunn's free throws give St. John's 70-68 over West Virginia

Dunn's free throws give St. John's 70-68 over West Virginia

NEW YORK - Rasheen Dunn scored nine of his 13 points in the second half including the winning free throws with five seconds remaining and St. John's handed West Virginia its... Read more ...

Baylor QB Brewer out of Big 12 championship after big hit

Baylor QB Brewer out of Big 12 championship after big hit

ARLINGTON, Texas - Baylor quarterback Charlie Brewer was taken out of the Big 12 championship game Saturday not long after he bulled over an Oklahoma defender. He was ruled out... Read more ...

No. 18 Baylor beats No. 12 Arizona 63-58 in freebie for fans

No. 18 Baylor beats No. 12 Arizona 63-58 in freebie for fans

WACO, Texas - MaCio Teague scored 19 points, Freddie Gillespie had 17 points and 13 rebounds and No. 18 Baylor defeated No. 12 Arizona 63-58 on Saturday for the Wildcats' first... Read more ...

Andy Ruiz Jr. vs. Anthony Joshua 2 live updates, fight results, highlights...

Andy Ruiz Jr. vs. Anthony Joshua 2 live updates, fight results, highlights from the rematch

Sporting News is tracking live fight updates and round-by-round scoring highlights from the entire Andy Ruiz Jr. vs. Anthony Joshua 2 card in Saudi Arabia. Follow along here. Read more ...