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'September 1, 1939'

Shortly before his death, the poet W.H. Auden told talk-show host (and former politician) Richard Crossman, “Nothing I wrote prevented one Jew from being gassed or stalled the war for five seconds.” … 1,164 more words

History

'A passenger has been taken ill on the train'

“The xxx line has major delays due to a passenger being taken ill on a train”

And as the tannoy shouts this announcement the entire platform unite in a chorus of sighs. 170 more words

Postaday

WAMM: The Truth About the Assault on Gaza

The testifiers, who served in various units— from ground, to naval, to air forces, in both headquarters and command centers—expose the nature of IDF operations in various combat zones. 454 more words

Military Madness

Why say NO to leather.

Naše společnost postupně začíná chápat, že pravá kožešina je nehumánní a krutý produkt. Ale co kůže? Kůže je vnímána jako velmi kvalitní a věčný materiál. Ano, ale za jakou cenu? 2,093 more words

VEGANFASHION

A Farce in Egypt

The judge “bellowed” the verdict against the three journalists today, according to reports. He announced that the three were found guilty and sentenced them to three years in jail. 529 more words

Current Events

Straight Outta Compton

I was so excited when I saw the trailer to Straight Outta Compton – a film about the  popularisation of American Gangsta Rap based on the lives of members of the N.W.A and others. 474 more words

Activism

The FBI Built a Database That Can Catch Rapists, But Almost Nobody Uses It

The system was rooted in the belief that some criminals’ methods were unique enough to serve as a kind of behavioral DNA — allowing identification based on how a person acted, rather than their genetic make-up.   

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Human Rights