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NATO Prepares to Face Down Putin

Military exercises over the last month are meant to prove NATO’s resolve. But Putin’s “little green men” and his “ambiguous assault” strategy still have it in a quandary.

The Vatican's Same-Sex Synod

A growing chorus in Rome, straight and LGBT, echo Pope Francis as they ask the assembled bishops at a critical summit, “Who are you to judge?”

Michael Keaton Soars into the Spotlight

The ‘Batman’ and ‘Beetlejuice’ star is back, this time with one of the best performances of his career in ‘Birdman.’ So where has Keaton been over the last two decades?

I’ll See You On the Far Side of the Moon

The Soviets Got to the Far Side of the Moon First, And the Mystery They Found Remains

Why Brittany Maynard Has Chosen to Die

The athletic 29-year-old got a Stage 4 brain cancer diagnosis. So rather than lose her dignity, she’s ending her life. On November 1

Young Muslims Find Community Onstage

There’s the stereotype of the angry Muslim and the scary Muslim, but these young performers and poets are defying those tropes and defining themselves.

Newest Russian TV Star Is A Fake Snowden

'Where the Motherland Begins' weirdly shows Snowden character as a mole in the U.S. since childhood.

Gay GOP Pol Can't Shake Sex Allegations

Allegations of sexual misconduct have dogged Carl DeMaio since he entered politics. But is it just because he’s gay?

Gay Weddings Come To The Elvis Chapel

The self-proclaimed ‘marriage capital of the world’ gets on board with same-sex matrimony.

Dame Angelina - Why?

Angelina Jolie is a great humanitarian. That doesn't mean she should have been made a dame by the Queen

Christian Right-Wingers Love Porn

They preach abstinence and shame the adult industry, but findings conclude that the more Christian and conservative you are, the more you’re into porn.

A Nobel For Fighting Child Slavery

Malala's Nobel co-laureate has been working for decades to stop the exploitation of child labor in India.

The Resurrection of Kristen Stewart

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

It’s been two years since the end of Twilight and that tabloid hullabaloo. Now, the actress is back with a trio of standout performances in indie films. She opens up about her latest chapter.

What's Eating Naomi Wolf?

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

She was the third-wave feminism firebrand, famous and lauded. But the author of ‘The Beauty Myth’ has become a nonsense-garbling conspiracy theorist.

Paul Newman Crosses the Finish Line

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

Entering his seventh decade, the actor put auto racing in the rear-view mirror, found satisfaction in his charitable business, and turned in some of his most nuanced performances.

Glock Family Goes Down, Guns Blazing

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

King Lear, strippers, and show horses: Inside the $500 million lawsuit that could bring down Gaston Glock’s gun empire.

It’s Time for a Nobel War Prize

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

Sure, Malala is totally worthy. But most of them haven’t been, because peace is elusive. War, however, is clarifying.

Now Is the Time to Come Out

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

With same-sex marriage laws changing rapidly in the U.S., there’s never been a better time to come out. But is it safe for gay men and women yet?

Nothing Was Banal About Eichmann’s Evil

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

Bettina Stangneth argues that Hannah Arendt got it all wrong when she argued that Adolf Eichmann epitomized the ‘banality of evil.’ He knew exactly what he was doing.

Stephin Merritt’s Winning Little Words

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

The lyricist celebrates everything from do, re, and mi to xu, za, and ut in his clever new book, ‘101 Two-Letter Words’—an ode to the Scrabble tiles that can leave opponents in the po.

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