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Accusations of Serial Rape Push Egypt Toward a Reckoning

Accusations of Serial Rape Push Egypt Toward a Reckoning

Accusations of Serial Rape Push Egypt Toward a Reckoning Accusations of Serial Rape Push Egypt Toward a Reckoning CAIRO — Obscene messages. Blackmail threats. Rape. A flood of accusations against a 21-year-old Egyptian university student who attended some of the country’s most exclusive schools poured out on social media in the past week after dozens of women posted detailed allegations …

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Uighurs Push for International Criminal Court Case Accusing China of Genocide

Uighurs Push for International Criminal Court Case Accusing China of Genocide

Uighurs Push for International Criminal Court Case Accusing China of Genocide Uighurs Push for International Criminal Court Case Accusing China of Genocide Uighur exiles urged the International Criminal Court on Monday to investigate Beijing for genocide and crimes against humanity, the first-ever attempt to use international law to hold China’s ruling Communist Party accountable for its draconian crackdown on the …

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FedEx Joins Push for Washington Redskins to Be Renamed

FedEx Joins Push for Washington Redskins to Be Renamed

FedEx Joins Push for Washington Redskins to Be Renamed FedEx Joins Push for Washington Redskins to Be Renamed For more than two decades, FedEx’s name and corporate identity have been intertwined with one of the National Football League’s legacy franchises: the Washington Redskins. The company paid the team $205 million for the naming rights to the Redskins’ stadium in Landover, …

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Health Care Advocates Push Back Against Trump’s Erasure of Transgender Rights

Health Care Advocates Push Back Against Trump’s Erasure of Transgender Rights

Health Care Advocates Push Back Against Trump’s Erasure of Transgender Rights Health Care Advocates Push Back Against Trump’s Erasure of Transgender Rights He said: “They wonder, ‘What is going to happen when I go to the doctor? Am I going to be mis-gendered? Am I going to be mocked or ridiculed? Is my doctor going to actually listen and respect …

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Far-Right Groups Push Back as Protesters Rally in Europe

Far-Right Groups Push Back as Protesters Rally in Europe

Far-Right Groups Push Back as Protesters Rally in Europe Far-Right Groups Push Back as Protesters Rally in Europe LONDON — Thousands of people rallied against police brutality and racism in European cities like London and Paris on Saturday, punctuating a week of protests across the continent that included destruction of statues linked to slavery and demands for a reckoning with …

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French Police Push Back Against Proposed Reforms

French Police Push Back Against Proposed Reforms

French Police Push Back Against Proposed Reforms French Police Push Back Against Proposed Reforms Earlier, Mr. Castaner had been careful to absolve the force as a whole of the accusations of systemic racism that have come from rights groups, lawyers and individuals. And he insisted that the police are a “republican” institution in France. Only a few “black sheep,” he …

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Lawmakers Push to Invest Billions in Semiconductor Industry to Counter China

Lawmakers Push to Invest Billions in Semiconductor Industry to Counter China

Lawmakers Push to Invest Billions in Semiconductor Industry to Counter China Lawmakers Push to Invest Billions in Semiconductor Industry to Counter China “One of the biggest weaknesses in the American economy is the decline of our scientific and innovation industrial base, and we must invest in academic institutions and industries to rebuild it,” Mr. Schumer said. “There’s bipartisan support to …

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China’s Push to Empower Street Vendors for ‘Stall Economy’ Ignites Debate

China's Push to Empower Street Vendors for 'Stall Economy' Ignites Debate

China’s Push to Empower Street Vendors for ‘Stall Economy’ Ignites Debate China’s Push to Empower Street Vendors for ‘Stall Economy’ Ignites Debate Xie Yiyi lost her job last Friday, making the 22-year-old Beijing resident one of millions of young people in China left unmoored and shaken by the coronavirus. So that same day, heeding the advice of one of China’s …

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Surging Coronavirus Cases Push Latin America ‘to the Limit’

Surging Coronavirus Cases Push Latin America ‘to the Limit’

Surging Coronavirus Cases Push Latin America ‘to the Limit’ Surging Coronavirus Cases Push Latin America ‘to the Limit’ The U.S. caseload, already the world’s highest, is approaching two million. A book about the fall of France in 1940 has become a hit during the pandemic. Source link

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How Crowdsourcing Aided a Push to Preserve the Histories of Nazi Victims

How Crowdsourcing Aided a Push to Preserve the Histories of Nazi Victims

How Crowdsourcing Aided a Push to Preserve the Histories of Nazi Victims How Crowdsourcing Aided a Push to Preserve the Histories of Nazi Victims While the coronavirus pandemic has painfully upended lives and businesses around the world, the lockdowns it caused are providing a unique boost for one group’s effort to help heal a generations-old wound: Nazi atrocities. As the …

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