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Forget the war on smuggling, we need to be helping refugees in need An Oxford academic argues that the Indochinese response to the Vietnamese boat people could provide a framework for a solution to the crisis in the MediterraneanThe crisis in the Mediterranean, which has led to more than 1,700 deaths already this year, ha
The Guardian | 19 hours, 44 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Letter: Why we want Lib Dems to play a part in the next government, by 20 figures from renewable energy industry Dear Sir/Madam,When the Coalition took office, both Conservatives and Liberal Democrats pledged to make it the greenest government ever.
The Independent | 21 hours, 11 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
D.C. starts the party for 'Prom' Read full story for latest details.
Politico | 22 hours, 31 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Tower Hamlets: how a dictatorship flourished in the East End | Nick Cohen The neurotic fear of accusations of race and religious bias in Britain helped Lutfur Rahman control the London boroughIn Londons East End, where so many battles against real fascism were fought in the 20th century, anti-racism has become little more than
The Guardian | 23 hours, 57 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
An Evening with John Legend POLITICO presents An Evening with John Legend. A panel converersation on justice and the modern day Civil Rights Movement followed by a live performance by John Legend.Speakers:- Michelle Alexander, Professor and Author of The New Jim Crow- John Legend, A
Politico | Apr 25, 2015 3:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
What Works: New Orleans In conjunction with POLITICO Magazine's editorial reporting project, we are delighted to invite you to our What Works event in New Orleans, a continuation of a national series of conversations about the future of cities. How have cities reimagined themsel
Politico | Apr 25, 2015 3:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Dine with power at the White House Correspondents' Dinner but no questions, please Many people inside the Beltway maintain that all the schmoozing that makes the Nerd Prom an embarrassment is just how Washington DC always isHeres why I fear that Washington DC is doomed: its biggest event each year the White House Correspondents Associat
The Guardian | Apr 25, 2015 12:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Your first grey hair shocks. Your first grey pubic hair makes you feel close to death What you do with the hair down there is subject to so much political weight, even as ageism extends further southThe first time I saw one, I had to do a double-take. It happened around 4am, and I was a little drunk and very tired, sitting on the toilet to
The Guardian | Apr 25, 2015 12:28 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Errors & Omissions: Outgunned by a lack of military knowledge Katie Hopkins, the right-wing commentator, has just gained a fresh helping of notoriety by suggesting that the Mediterranean refugee crisis should be sorted out by the use of gunships. However, a radio review we published on Thursday said that Hopkins had
The Independent | Apr 25, 2015 08:17 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Congress should not abdicate its duty on war AFTER HOUSE Republican leaders announced last week that they would not act on President Obamas request for an authorization of military force against the Islamic State, critics asked a fair question: How come legislators who insisted on congressional revi
Washington Post | Apr 25, 2015 12:37 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend