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In ‘Exterminate All the Brutes,’ Raoul Peck Takes Aim at White Supremacy

In ‘Exterminate All the Brutes,’ Raoul Peck Takes Aim at White Supremacy

In ‘Exterminate All the Brutes,’ Raoul Peck Takes Aim at White Supremacy In ‘Exterminate All the Brutes,’ Raoul Peck Takes Aim at White Supremacy After completing his 2016 documentary “I Am Not Your Negro,” the director Raoul Peck felt he’d had his say on the topic of U.S. race relations. Or at least his subject, the writer James Baldwin, had. …

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An 89-Year-Old Sharpshooter Takes Aim at India’s Patriarchy

An 89-Year-Old Sharpshooter Takes Aim at India’s Patriarchy

An 89-Year-Old Sharpshooter Takes Aim at India’s Patriarchy An 89-Year-Old Sharpshooter Takes Aim at India’s Patriarchy The 89-year-old woman stood in the courtyard of her home in northern India and picked up an air pistol. She tucked her pink head scarf securely into the waist of her long skirt and steadied her arm, looking through the sights at her target, …

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Microsoft takes aim at Google as it supports bill to give news publishers more leverage over Big Tech.

Microsoft takes aim at Google as it supports bill to give news publishers more leverage over Big Tech.

Microsoft takes aim at Google as it supports bill to give news publishers more leverage over Big Tech. Microsoft takes aim at Google as it supports bill to give news publishers more leverage over Big Tech. Lawmakers on Friday debated an antitrust bill that would give news publishers collective bargaining power with online platforms like Facebook and Google, putting the …

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Danny Baggish Takes Aim at PDC Darts Tour

Danny Baggish Takes Aim at PDC Darts Tour

Danny Baggish Takes Aim at PDC Darts Tour Danny Baggish Takes Aim at PDC Darts Tour After years of working construction in Florida and playing in not especially lucrative darts events in the United States, Danny Baggish finally made his big breakthrough earlier this month. At age 37, he qualified for the PDC Pro Tour, the top level of world …

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Biden calls for urgent passage of $1.9trn Covid relief as Democrats aim to bypass Republicans in Congress

Biden calls for urgent passage of $1.9trn Covid relief as Democrats aim to bypass Republicans in Congress

Biden calls for urgent passage of $1.9trn Covid relief as Democrats aim to bypass Republicans in Congress Biden calls for urgent passage of $1.9trn Covid relief as Democrats aim to bypass Republicans in Congress Democrats in Congress have signalled that they are prepared to pass Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief legislation, even without any significant Republican support. The moves …

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Businesses Aim to Pull Greenhouse Gases From the Air. It’s a Gamble.

Businesses Aim to Pull Greenhouse Gases From the Air. It’s a Gamble.

Businesses Aim to Pull Greenhouse Gases From the Air. It’s a Gamble. Businesses Aim to Pull Greenhouse Gases From the Air. It’s a Gamble. “It’s a chicken-or-egg problem,” said Nan Ransohoff, head of climate at Stripe, an online payments company based in San Francisco. “The best way to bring down the cost is to start deploying these technologies at scale. …

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Exercise for Weight Loss: Aim for 300 Minutes a Week

Exercise for Weight Loss: Aim for 300 Minutes a Week

Exercise for Weight Loss: Aim for 300 Minutes a Week Exercise for Weight Loss: Aim for 300 Minutes a Week But Kyle Flack, an assistant professor of nutrition at the University of Kentucky, began to wonder a few years ago if this outcome was inevitable. Maybe, he speculated, there was a ceiling to people’s caloric compensations after exercise, meaning that …

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New Measures Aim to Boost Vaccine Rates for Flu and Children’s Shots

New Measures Aim to Boost Vaccine Rates for Flu and Children’s Shots

New Measures Aim to Boost Vaccine Rates for Flu and Children’s Shots New Measures Aim to Boost Vaccine Rates for Flu and Children’s Shots The Trump administration has announced measures intended to boost childhood vaccination rates that have sagged during the coronavirus pandemic, putting hundreds of thousands at risk of contracting serious and life-threatening diseases. The Department of Health and …

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Targeting WeChat, Trump Takes Aim at China’s Bridge to the World

Targeting WeChat, Trump Takes Aim at China’s Bridge to the World

Targeting WeChat, Trump Takes Aim at China’s Bridge to the World Targeting WeChat, Trump Takes Aim at China’s Bridge to the World Some of her friends, she said, had already begun posting links to Line, a messaging app popular in Japan, in case they were forced to switch. To Ms. Han, the order seemed un-American. “Trump is violating our rights …

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Lawmakers Aim to Prevent Trump From Bypassing Ban on Armed Drone Sales

Lawmakers Aim to Prevent Trump From Bypassing Ban on Armed Drone Sales

Lawmakers Aim to Prevent Trump From Bypassing Ban on Armed Drone Sales Lawmakers Aim to Prevent Trump From Bypassing Ban on Armed Drone Sales Mr. Murphy said that by making parts of the arms control pact legally binding, “Congress can stop Trump in his tracks.” He noted that “doing so will protect innocent civilians, stop an arms race from spiraling …

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