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World Popular Resistance Clippings 16/4/2014

U.S. Supports Arrest of Movadef Members The United States government saluted Peru on its arrest of almost 30 members of a political group that had close ties to the Shining Path rebels. In a statement, the U.S. State Department said it “congratulates the Government of Peru for last week’s arrests of at least 28 [...]

What’s hot at Tribeca: James Franco, Joss Whedon, eco-terror

New York's spring film fest launches with urgent political docs, riveting crime films and a brand new Coppola

Glenn Beck: “I feel like I’m wasting my life”

The right-wing media mogul wants to make movies, says, "I hate politics"

Peoples War in India Clippings 15/4/2014

MCP calls for 12 hr general strike in Manipur The Maoist Communist Party (MCP) is calling a 12 hour general strike in Manipur on Wednesday ahead of the polling in the general Inner Manipur Parliamentary seat. Its demolition squads have planted 15 bombs at strategic places to make the strike a success. This was [...]

Maya Rudolph’s 11 most memorable TV moments

The SNL alum will host a variety show next month. So we present her best impersonations, from Maya Angelou to Oprah

Cops: Doctor Took Naked Pix Of His Patients

Arkansas gynecologist facing five felony voyeurism charges APRIL 16--An Arkansas gynecologist is facing video voyeurism charges after he allegedly used his cell phone to take nude photos of patients during office exams. Voyeur Gynecologist read more

Karl Rove’s “social welfare” joke: Why it’s so hard to fix shady donor rules

The hidden problem with shady "dark money" behemoths: How to crack down on them without hurting honest non-profits

The 5 most egregious failures of the Jameis Winston rape investigation

The shamefully flawed investigation -- by the school and the police -- was a failure from start to finish

“No Country for Old Fargo”: The story behind FX’s new adaptation of the classic movie

On the red carpet, the "Fargo" team talks TV-making and Billy Bob Thornton explains why he wants to be on "30 Rock"

Exclusive: Sheryl Sandberg’s life in comic book form

In comic to be published this June, Sandberg is the superwoman of leaning in

Chris Christie update: Guv wants to scrap campaign donation limits

A few weeks after schmoozing with a profligate billionaire, Christie argues that donation caps are wrong

Scalia’s gay nightmare arrives: How an Ohio ruling is driving haters crazy

With gay marriage bans "tumbling down" across the U.S., expert tells Salon SCOTUS could tackle issue again in 2015

Finland rolls out amazing, slightly NSFW stamp collection

Country's postal service will begin selling stamps that feature the "proud homoeroticism" of Tom of Finland

Why you should be deeply dreading the Comcast-Time Warner merger

Their claim of "substantial public interest benefits" is anything but. Get ready for worse, more expensive service

“Awesome in its evilness”: How to make GOP pay for its Medicaid nightmare

Obamacare used to be Democrats’ debacle -- but now it’s time to go on offense. Here’s where Republicans are exposed

6 countries actually trying to make their workers’ lives better (unlike the U.S.)

France is attempting to curb after-work emails, while a Swedish city experiments with six-hour work days

Hunger gains: Why eating less may increase your lifespan

Researchers propose a new evolutionary reason why many underfed lab animals live longer

“You’re leaving? Are you effing kidding?” An anti-gay bigot gets humiliated

Peter LaBarbera came to my college to "expose" the "gay agenda." He wasn't expecting what would happen instead

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