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URL :http://www.thedailybeast.com
Filed Under:News
Posts on Regator:27965
Posts / Week:106.9
Archived Since:September 15, 2009

Blog Post Archive

Syria’s Young Victims of Sexual Violence

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Syrian women and girls are facing increased danger from sexual exploitation in the very refugee camps where they sought safety.

Can Dean Baquet Save The New York Times?

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The editor, whose first months at the helm have been dramatic, on his predecessor’s exit, punching walls, and why sending reporters to warzones keeps him ‘most awake at night.’

Naked On a New York Street—For Art

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

On a busy Manhattan thoroughfare, the artist Andy Golub painted the bodies of nude models. Passing New Yorkers tried not to gawk.

Christian Right ?s Corporal Punishment

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The NFL star isn’t the only one. The practice of beating children lives on, buoyed by an organized, conservative Christian movement that promotes corporal punishment.

New Venezuela Shortage: Breast Implants

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Love them or hate them, breast implants play an outsized role in the Venezuelan national psyche. A shortage could hit the nation right in the chest.

The Prof Who Bets Dems Keep the Senate

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

He’s not as well-known as Nate Silver, but Princeton’s Sam Wang has a method, too, and he sees Democrats holding (barely) the upper chamber.

Inside the First U.S. Islamic Art Museum

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The Aga Khan opened the museum in Toronto, as tension rises between Islam and the West. He hopes it will stand as a counterpoint to the divisiveness of extremism.

Bill Maher Wants to Flip This District

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The ‘Real Time’ host reveals Jeff Kline as the GOP House member who wins his ‘Flip the District’ contest, and most people say: Uh, who’s he?

The Goat Testicle-Implanting Governor

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Read a cautionary tale about the seductive and dangerous power of a charlatan sociopath, featuring goats and the American Dream. This is the story of Dr. John Romulus Brinkley.

Syria Rebels Blast Reports of ISIS Truce

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Opponents of arming the moderate rebels in Syria are honing in on a report that the Free Syrian Army agreed to a truce with the Islamic State. Opposition leaders say that’s just false.

Axing of Los Alamos Dissident Under Fire

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The overseer of U.S. nuclear weapons production has requested an inspector general’s review of the dismissal of analyst James Doyle, who supported Obama’s nuclear-free vision.

Beaten by Chicago’s Dirtiest Cop

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Commander Glenn Evans infamously shoved his pistol in a suspect’s mouth, but Rita King’s story is far more terrifying.

How Robert Caro Wrote a Masterpiece

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Forty years ago today, Robert Caro’s ‘The Power Broker’—a magisterial 1,296-page life of New York master builder Robert Moses—rewrote the rules of biography.

West: David Simon Wanted ‘Wire’ Prequel

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Dominic West, who played Det. McNulty, says the HBO show’s creator said there couldn’t be a movie sequel—only a prequel. And that would be a problem for the white actors.

The Case of the Yakking Yakuza

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The murderers were so confident they’d beaten the law that one of them bragged to a cop. A cold case opened up and the most violent gang in Japan may be shut down.

Bill Clinton’s Steak Fry Attack

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Hillary’s 2016 was what we all expected. The boosting of local Democratic candidates was boilerplate. But Bill’s blasting of the Senate GOP leader’s worst moment may prove effective.

Kazakh Nationalists Want Gay DNA Tests

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

In rhetoric disturbingly reminiscent of anti-Semitism, ultra right-wingers in the former Soviet state are calling for genetic tests to identify homosexuals.

Disability Organization Blasts Kanye

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The president of the American Association of People with Disabilities on what Kanye West gets horribly wrong.

The Stigma of Interracial Dating

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

An actress’ arrest just sheds light on common challenges interracial couples face.

NATO Chief to Putin: Don't Test Us

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Russia is now threatening NATO allies in the Baltics. If Moscow tries another invasion of commandos and spies, the alliance is prepared to act, NATO's top general said.

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