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Barbara Rose, Critic and Historian of Modern Art, Dies at 84

Barbara Rose, Critic and Historian of Modern Art, Dies at 84

Barbara Rose, Critic and Historian of Modern Art, Dies at 84 Barbara Rose, Critic and Historian of Modern Art, Dies at 84 Barbara Ellen Rose was born on June 11, 1936, in Washington, the oldest child of Lillian and Ben Rose. Her mother was a homemaker, and her father, who owned a liquor store, had a cut-glass bar made for …

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Detention of Government Critic in Poland Raises Fears of a Crackdown

Detention of Government Critic in Poland Raises Fears of a Crackdown

Detention of Government Critic in Poland Raises Fears of a Crackdown Detention of Government Critic in Poland Raises Fears of a Crackdown A prominent lawyer and outspoken critic of Poland’s government was detained on accusations of money laundering on Thursday — and was later taken to the hospital after a fall, in circumstances that remain unclear — raising concerns that …

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Top China Critic, Robert E. Lighthizer, Becomes Its Defender

Top China Critic Becomes Its Defender

Top China Critic, Robert E. Lighthizer, Becomes Its Defender Top China Critic, Robert E. Lighthizer, Becomes Its Defender WASHINGTON — For decades, Robert E. Lighthizer, the United States trade representative, was reliably one of Washington’s toughest critics when it came to China and its trade practices. But since brokering a trade deal with Beijing in January, he has become one …

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Top China Critic Becomes Its Defender

Top China Critic Becomes Its Defender

Top China Critic Becomes Its Defender Top China Critic Becomes Its Defender WASHINGTON — For decades, Robert E. Lighthizer, the United States trade representative, was reliably one of Washington’s toughest critics when it came to China and its trade practices. But since brokering a trade deal with Beijing in January, he has become one of China’s biggest defenders within the …

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Alexei Navalny: Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova condemns suspected poisoning of Putin critic in essay on Russian democracy | The Independent

Tolokonnikova wrote about activists she knows being ‘killed’ or ‘poisoned’ in Russia

Alexei Navalny: Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova condemns suspected poisoning of Putin critic in essay on Russian democracy | The Independent Alexei Navalny: Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova condemns suspected poisoning of Putin critic in essay on Russian democracy | The Independent “It must seem so horrible, but also, perhaps like the kind of thing that does happen ‘over there’, in Russia, …

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Archbishop Oscar Cruz, Philippine Critic of Graft and Gambling, Dies at 85

Archbishop Oscar Cruz, Philippine Critic of Graft and Gambling, Dies at 85

Archbishop Oscar Cruz, Philippine Critic of Graft and Gambling, Dies at 85 Archbishop Oscar Cruz, Philippine Critic of Graft and Gambling, Dies at 85 This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. MANILA — Archbishop Oscar Cruz, an outspoken senior Philippine Catholic Church leader who railed against illegal …

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A Prominent News Media Critic Is Starting a News Outlet of His Own

A Prominent News Media Critic Is Starting a News Outlet of His Own

A Prominent News Media Critic Is Starting a News Outlet of His Own A Prominent News Media Critic Is Starting a News Outlet of His Own Over the last 15 years, Ken Doctor has made his living as a critic of the news industry. A onetime media executive who started out as a publisher and editor of an alt weekly, …

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The F.B.I.’s Director, a Critic of Strong Encryption, Once Defended It

The F.B.I.’s Director, a Critic of Strong Encryption, Once Defended It

The F.B.I.’s Director, a Critic of Strong Encryption, Once Defended It The F.B.I.’s Director, a Critic of Strong Encryption, Once Defended It As recently as last month, Christopher A. Wray, the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, was pushing tech companies like Facebook to give law enforcement access to what he called “warrant-proof encryption.” It was the latest salvo …

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