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Campaign 2016 in Congress: Oval Office-Minded Senators Strategize

Jeb and Mitt may be in, but the lawmakers eyeing a presidential run aren't out.

Pro-Life Troops Take Their Fight to the State Legislatures of America

Abortion opponents taking advantage of friendly legislatures, concentrating efforts at the ground level.

We Haven't Been This Close to the Apocalypse Since 1984

This story originally appeared in Slate and is republished here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. In 1947, the specter of nuclear holocaust prompted the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists to come up with a "Doomsday Clock." The clock was meant to highlight just how close humans had come to wiping ourselves off the map. Show More Summary

Gaffes a la King: Steve King throws a party for immigration activists and Democratic trackers

Steve King offers 2016 GOP candidates an opportunity to be embarrassed by being seen with him

An Obama official tried to pitch Disney on a ‘Frozen’-themed climate change PSA

The State Department’s special representative for the Arctic wants a more accurate depiction of the melting pole

Lena Dunham shares stories about her OCD on the “Late Late Show”

Including forcing herself to imagine having sex with Chris Farley in series of eights

Watch a teacher’s crafty solution to Mississippi’s draconian sex ed laws

Abstinence-only means not teaching students about condoms. It doesn't mean not teaching them how to put on "socks"

The case for the “male orgasm face”: Why Ruth Wilson is right about TV sex scenes

“The Affair” star is pushing for more male nudity on cable to balance the sex scene scales

Talk by Chang Ch’un-ch’iao to the Anhwei Delegation

“We not only excel at destroying the old world, we excel at building a new one.” Comrade K’ang has asked me to talk about the “January Revolution” in Shanghai and how the seizure of power came to take place. I will try to do so in the hope that it may be of some [...]


The importance and significance of investigation has been properly mentioned in the Communique of the 12th Plenum of the Proletarian Party of East Bengal. Investigation is indispensable for sustaining and developing organization. Despite...Show More Summary

Peoples War in India Clippings 23/1/2015

Go back Barack Obama: Bastar Maoists to launch protests against Presidential visit ‘Go Back Barack Obama!’ This is how Naxal cadres in Maoist hotbed Bastar are “welcoming” US President Barack Obama, the country’s chief guest on the Republic Day. On a three-day visit to India, Obama will reach Delhi on January 25. To [...]

The right’s most-hated RINO: Why Rep. Renee Ellmers’ career is so telling

GOP House member faces conservative fire for ruining their anti-abortion plans. But the story starts years before

World Popular Resistance Clippings 23/1/2015

Outlawed leader found dead in Jhenaidah Police have recovered a bullet-riddled body of an outlawed leader of Purba Bangla Communist Party (PBCP) from Mohanpur village under Kotchandpur upazila in Jhenaidah. The deceased is Nasir Uddin alias Debashis, 47, son of Liakat Ali of Talina village under the upazila. Shahidul Islam Shahin, officer-in-charge of [...]

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