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Think the NHS is in poor health? Try being ill under the US system | Arwa Mahdawi Thanks to decades of lobbying by the US health industry, Americans pity Britain for our ailing hospitals and overworked doctors. But its the astronomic cost of US treatment that is truly sickThere are, I have found, many advantages to being a Brit in Amer
The Guardian | May 3, 2016 5:10 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Redirection that heals and blesses A Christian Science perspective: Redirect thought away from fear toward answers.
The Christian Science Monitor | May 3, 2016 4:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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'Safe spaces' defeat the whole point of college How to study, cooperate, listen carefully, think critically and resolve conflicts through reason those are the most important skills in the working world, and its why colleges have always exposed students to challenging and uncomfortable ideas. The fact t
New York Post | May 3, 2016 12:42 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Why I hope Malia Obama's pre-college 'gap year' doesn't inspire a trend | Jean Hannah Edelstein She has the right to enjoy her year off before starting at Harvard. But if following her lead becomes de rigueur, many of us will lose outMalia Obama is taking a gap year, the White House has announced, before taking up a freshman place at Harvard, and wh
The Guardian | May 3, 2016 11:30 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Why did I move to America? To finally change my name and gender markers | Geena Rocero In the Philippines, LGBT people have few legal protections. A green card allowed me to affirm my identity in a way that was impossible back homeI was 17 years old when my green card petition finally came through. I was hesitant to move to the United State
The Guardian | May 3, 2016 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Why Russian planes are playing 'chicken' with US forces Look, up in the sky its a bird, its a plane, its ... well, actually it is a plane. Several, in fact Russian fighter jets, repeatedly buzzing US warships and planes over the last month. The Pentagon says US forces would be within their rights to shoot down
New York Post | May 3, 2016 01:02 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Team de Blasio is accused of campaign crimes far beyond ordinary politics Mayor de Blasio still insists his teams fund-raising schemes were nothing unusual in New York politics. What they did to help Democratic state Senate candidates in 2014 was a very normal reality, he said Monday on Hot 97. No, its not: The alleged schemes
New York Post | May 3, 2016 01:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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ESPN goes Stalinist by erasing Curt Schilling from history We knew ESPN management was painfully politically correct, but we never expected it to go full Stalinist. Yet there it was: Days after firing Curt Schilling for his political deviations, the network cut him from the Red Sox documentary Four Days in Octobe
New York Post | May 3, 2016 01:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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The establishment is lying about the 9/11 report As the push to declassify the 28 pages implicating the Saudis in 9/11 intensifies, the Washington establishment is circling the wagons around our Saudi friends. On Sunday, CIA Director John Brennan pooh-poohed the credibility of the chapter of the 2002 co
New York Post | May 3, 2016 12:41 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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The internet is ruining food and music for me The other day I opened Facebook to see my feed littered with Technicolor foods formerly beloved beige-ish items that had no business looking as if they were playing with their mothers makeup. This trend comes on the heels of the obnoxious cotton-candy-and
New York Post | May 3, 2016 12:41 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend