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A big step toward a new Midtown boom On Wednesday, the City Council will vote on the first major step toward a revitalized East Midtown. Despite the near-universal agreement that it is essential to reinvigorate what has long...
New York Post | 19 hours, 4 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Gary Foley, the activist and artist, makes Australia come to him | Larissa Behrendt Gary Foleys reputation as a troublemaker belies his towering contribution to the arts, recognised by his receipt of the prestigious Red Ochre awardThere is an infamous clip of Gary Foley at the 1972 Aboriginal Tent Embassy berating an elderly white woman
The Guardian | 19 hours, 13 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
In Europe and now Asia, a search for common destiny China has adopted the EUs slogan of common destiny for creating a Eurasian economy. Yet the EUs many new woes call for redefining the core values, or identity, of its union.
The Christian Science Monitor | 19 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Why has Labour given up on the mansion tax? On the day of the Conservative Partys Queens Speech, it seems pointless to lament what might have been. No one will be dusting off the Labour manifesto to check which of its promises were to be enacted in the first year of an Ed Miliband Parliament promis
The Independent | 19 hours, 31 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The Senate must find a solution on phone data collection ON THE contentious issue of bulk phone metadata collection by the National Security Agency, the big story is remarkably positive. Two years after Edward Snowden revealed the program and charged that it exceeds the agencys lawful authority under Section 21
Washington Post | 20 hours, 2 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Chinas dangerous provocation demands a response from the U.S. THE UNITED States last week stepped up its efforts to call attention to Chinas massive and provocative expansion of infrastructure in a disputed portion of the South China Sea. The Navy invited CNN aboard a surveillance flight and released video the next
Washington Post | 20 hours, 3 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Prince Georges schools at the tipping point MARYLAND HAS 24 school districts, of which the one in Prince Georges County by some measures the wealthiest and most successful majority-black county in America is second to last in graduation rates, ahead only of Baltimore City, and among the states lowe
Washington Post | 20 hours, 4 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Remainders The Charter-TWC deal will test the FCC's appetite.The Post's Jason Rezaian goes on trial in Tehran.Ben Bradlee had real beef with J. Edgar Hoover.Breitbart balks on publishing lawmaker videos.Tom Moran defends Chris Christie's curse-fest.WSJ and Bloomberg
Politico | 20 hours, 52 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Psychedelic drugs may have a role in medical treatment On balance, you would not be in your right mind, as the saying goes, to voluntarily take psychedelic drugs. Though the long-term physical and psychological effects of LSD are sometimes exaggerated in the public mind, a bad trip carries risks.
The Independent | 21 hours, 3 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Bernie's Burlington backdrop Read full story for latest details.
Politico | 21 hours, 21 minutes ago | comment? | recommend