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She Said That A Powerful Congressman Harassed Her. Here’s Why You Didn’t Hear Her Story.

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Michigan Rep. John Conyers, a Democrat and the longest-serving member of the House of Representatives, settled a wrongful dismissal complaint in 2015 with a former employee who alleged she was ...

Trump's FCC Is About to Destroy Net Neutrality, and a Democratic Commissioner Is Calling Foul

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Network neutrality is on its deathbed, and Ajit Pai, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission appointed by President Trump, is about to pull the plug. Pai could release a ...

Too poor to vote: how Alabama’s ‘new poll tax’ bars thousands of people from voting

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Randi Lynn Williams assumes she will never be able to afford to vote again. The 38-year-old resident of Dothan, Alabama, lost her right to vote in 2008, when she was ...

F.C.C. Announces Plan to Repeal Net Neutrality

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Advertisement TechnologyThe Federal Communications Commission announced on Tuesday that it planned to dismantle landmark regulations that ensure equal access to the internet, clearing the way for companies to charge more ...

Tapper runs through Trump sexual harassment accusers: 'People in glass White Houses shouldn't throw stones'

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Rebecca Solnit: Let This Flood of Women’s Stories Never Cease

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There’s a problem with the way feminism moves forward in reaction to breaking news stories. It brings focus to a single predator, a single incident, and people who haven’t faced ...

ToBoldlyGo

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dovewithscales: hyratel: dovewithscales: messy-scandinoodle: dovewithscales: virtuous-thing: baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa: heartgemsona: erotic-yoddeling: bemusedlybespectacled: nonlinear-nonsubjective: sonneillonv: castiel-for-king: maliwanhellfires: just-shower-thoughts: Mammals both produce milk and have hair. Ergo, a coconut is a mammal. I know ...

Earth on AWS

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Landsat 8 data is available for anyone to use via Amazon S3. All Landsat 8 scenes from 2015 are available along with a selection of cloud-free scenes from 2013 and ...

At conservative conference, Neil Gorsuch cracks joke about frozen trucker nearly left to die

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During Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation hearing for the Supreme Court seat Senate Republicans held open for a year until Donald Trump could fill it, the judge was dogged by questions about ...

Stone appeared to know Franken allegation was coming

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Las Vegas Donald Trump North Korea By Josh Delk - Don't miss a brief. Sign up for our daily email. The Hill 1625 K Street, NW Suite 900 Washington DC ...

‘My pain is everyday’: After Weinstein’s fall, Trump accusers wonder: Why not him?

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Almost a year after New Yorker Jessica Leeds and other women stepped forward with harrowing accounts of being sexually assaulted by a powerful man, another scandal with similar elements exploded.

Teen Beauty Queens Say Trump Walked In On Them Changing

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Four women who competed in the 1997 Miss Teen USA beauty pageant said that Donald Trump walked into the dressing room while contestants — some as young as 15 — ...

How Facebook Figures Out Everyone You've Ever Met

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In real life, in the natural course of conversation, it is not uncommon to talk about a person you may know. You meet someone and say, “I’m from Sarasota,” and ...

NASA took the 1st, astonishing aerial photos of the giant new Antarctic iceberg

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Each Antarctic spring and summer, NASA flies special aircraft over the continent to keep tabs on how global warming is altering the landscape. The agency does the same in the ...

America’s foreign policy: embrace thugs, dictators and strongmen

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Past presidents believed that American power should be used as a force for good in the world. Not Donald Trump ON APRIL 29th Donald Trump rang Rodrigo Duterte, the president ...

Trump Judicial Nominee Brett Talley Appears to Have Defended “the First KKK” in Message Board Post

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Brett Talley, the Alabama lawyer Donald Trump has nominated to be a federal district judge, is a 36-year-old ghosthunter who has never tried a case and who failed to disclose ...

Over 90 Kids Build an Abandoned Space Salvage Station in the Woods of New Hampshire

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Over 90 kids teamed up with artist Shing Yin Khor (a.k.a. “sawdustbear“) deep in the woods of New Hampshire at Beam Camp to build Salvage Station No. 8, an incredible ...

Trump tweeted about Podesta emails 15 minutes after WikiLeaks asked Trump Jr. to: report

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I’m an 80-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor. Antifas Aren’t Scary. Neo-Nazis Are

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At a recent anti-hate rally in Berkeley, Joey Gibson, leader of the extreme right-wing, white supremacist group, Patriot Prayer, strolled directly in front of me—his three burly bodyguards in tow.

Elon Musk: The Architect of Tomorrow

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It's mid-afternoon on a Friday at SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California, and three of Elon Musk's children are gathered around him – one of his triplets, both of his twins.

Keystone Pipeline Leaks More Than 5,000 Barrels of Oil

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More than 5,000 barrels of oil spilled from the Keystone pipeline on Thursday in South Dakota, sending cleanup crews and emergency workers to the remote northeast portion of the state.

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As he slinked out of the room, I gasped for air, as if I had just been held underwater for those two minutes. I vomited onto the floor. That night ...

House Dems want FCC chairman investigated over Sinclair-Tribune merger

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Macron: France will cover US share of funding for UN climate panel

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Most scientists now reject the idea that the first Americans came by land

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It's been one of the most contentious debates in anthropology, and now scientists are saying it's pretty much over. A group of prominent anthropologists have done an overview of the ...

TechShop Closes Doors, Files Bankruptcy

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This morning we received word from Dan Woods, CEO of TechShop, that they are shutting down all locations effective immediately. We’ve been following the life, good times and troubles, of ...

We Are All Implicated in the Post-Weinstein Reckoning

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The anger window is open. For decades, centuries, it was closed: Something bad happened to you, you shoved it down, you maybe told someone but probably didn’t get much satisfaction ...

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Colin Kaepernick Is GQ's Citizen of the Year

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Celebrating the man who became a movement. Much has changed in the four years since Colin Kaepernick was last on the cover of GQ. Back then he was a rippling ...

Locals Were Troubled by Roy Moore’s Interactions with Teen Girls at the Gadsden Mall

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Roy Moore, the Republican Senate candidate and former chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, was born in Gadsden, a small city flanked by Interstate 59 and the Coosa River,

The Secret Correspondence Between Donald Trump Jr. and Wikileaks

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Just before the stroke of midnight on September 20, 2016, at the height of last year’s presidential election, the Wikileaks Twitter account sent a private direct message to Donald Trump ...

Judge dismisses lawsuits over Clinton emails

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Listening to What Trump’s Accusers Have Told Us

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A couple of weeks ago, as the Harvey Weinstein story continued to spool out across the news, I surveyed the growing pile of allegations—the horrific and familiar tale of an ...

Ginsburg Slaps Gorsuch

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Toward the end of the Supreme Court’s argument in Gill v. Whitford, about the future of partisan gerrymandering, there was a revealing moment about the place of the newest Justice ...

There is no bottom for Roy Moore Republicans

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By Josh Moon Alabama Political Reporter Maybe there is no rock bottom for the Alabama Republican Party. Maybe it’s just that mushy mud that you find on the bottom of ...

Gadsden locals say Moore's predatory behavior at mall, restaurants not a secret

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Roy Moore's penchant for flirting with teen girls was "common knowledge" and "not a big secret" around Gadsden, according to some area residents. The Senate candidate has denied any wrongdoing ...

How the Myth of the Artistic Genius Excuses the Abuse of Women

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That tradition lives on today. Recently, the New Yorker film critic Richard Brody responded to sexual assault accusations against Mr. Weinstein by suggesting that while outside information about filmmakers “can ...

These Real World Destinations Inspired Your Favorite Fairy Tales

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Fairy tales have captured our hearts and minds since once upon a time, and these imagined lands are often so vivid that they stay with us into adulthood. We dream ...

Louis C.K. Crossed a Line Into Sexual Misconduct, 5 Women Say

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Advertisement TelevisionIn 2002, a Chicago comedy duo, Dana Min Goodman and Julia Wolov, landed their big break: a chance to perform at the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colo.

A dinosaur-era shark with insane teeth was found swimming off the coast of Portugal

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The rare frilled shark is considered a “living fossil,” as its makeup has remained unchanged for 80 million years. This summer, researchers found one alive and thriving off the coast ...

Woman says Roy Moore initiated sexual encounter when she was 14, he was 32

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Leigh Corfman says she was 14 years old when an older man approached her outside a courtroom in Etowah County, Ala. She was sitting on a wooden bench with her ...

Something is wrong on the internet

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I’m James Bridle. I’m a writer and artist concerned with technology and culture. I usually write on my own blog, but frankly I don’t want what I’m talking about here ...

Trans Woman Andrea Jenkins Elected to Minneapolis City Council

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Andrea Jenkins has won election to the Minneapolis City Council, making her the first trans person elected to a major city’s governing body and the first trans person of color ...

Trump Ignores Climate Change. That’s Very Bad for Disaster Planners.

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FEMA also began folding climate adaptation into a program that allows cities to receive discounts on their flood-insurance premiums if they take additional steps to reduce their flood risk. Under ...

Welcome to Facebook

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Ohio mayor who left Dem Party to back Trump goes down in humiliating electoral defeat

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A mayor in Ohio who left the Democratic Party last year to endorse Donald Trump for president has gone down in defeat. Tom Coyne, who was elected as mayor of ...

Katherine Johnson, the NASA Mathematician Who Advanced Human Rights with a Slide Rule and Pencil

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When I was growing up, in segregated South Carolina, African-American role models in national life were few and far between. Later, when my fellow flight students and I, in training ...

Health Insurance Marketplace: Enroll for 2015 Healthcare Coverage

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Get ready to join the millions already enrolled in Marketplace coverage. Sign up for email and text updates to get important Open Enrollment reminders -- including a note as soon ...

The Unforgiving Minute

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Advertisements Laurie Penny | Longreads | November 2017 | 12 minutes (3,175 words) “I’m sick of being asked to suffer so a man can grow.” – Alexandra Petri “Everyone. Fucking.

SPLC on Campus: A guide to bystander intervention

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Download the PDF What’s worse than being targeted for harassment because of who you are? Enduring the harassment while surrounded by bystanders who see what is happening, but do nothing.
 

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