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Britain's Latest Ugly Partition
bloomberg.com
June 30, 2016

From Iraq to India, new borders have brought new identities -- and new miseries.

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Jessica Williams' departure is a blow for Trevor Noah's Daily Show | Television & radio
The Guardian
June 30, 2016

After four years, one of the show’s best contributors is leaving to work on her own Comedy Central project – spelling more trouble in the post-Stewart era

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What Brexit Means for British Food
The New Yorker
June 29, 2016

Bee Wilson on Britain’s reliance on the European Union for its food supply, and what Brexit will mean for food prices and diet.

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All the Greedy Young Abigail Fishers and Me 
jezebel.com
June 29, 2016

Years ago, I helped Abigail Fishers get into college in Texas. That was my job: I “tutored” entitled teenagers through the application process. Specifically, and ominously for my later life, I taught them to write a convincing personal essay...

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Democrats push for legal protection for gay, lesbian, transgender Ohioans
The Columbus Dispatch
June 27, 2016

State laws need to catch up with public sentiment backing equal rights for gay, lesbian and transgender Ohioans, three Democratic state representatives said Friday.

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Pope says Church should ask gay community for forgiveness for past treatment
Times of India
June 27, 2016

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis said on Sunday that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should seek forgiveness from homosexuals for the way they had treated them.

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The Latest: Hillary Clinton Marching in NYC Gay Pride Parade
ABC News
June 27, 2016

The Latest: Hillary Clinton Marching in NYC Gay Pride Parade: Hillary Clinton joined state and city elected officials in marching to celebrate gay pride in New York City.

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San Francisco, other cities celebrate gay pride in Orlando's shadow
CNBC
June 27, 2016

A streak of luminous rainbow colors greeted revelers at the 2016 San Francisco gay pride parade, with the celebration tempered by sober reminders of the massacre in an Orlando nightclub that left about 50 people dead and scores wounded.

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Highlights From New York's Gay Pride Parade
The New York Times
June 27, 2016

Photographs, vignettes and more live updates from the 46th annual march, a celebration of lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual pride and the centerpiece of NYC Pride events around the city.

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The (American) Idiot’s Guide to Brexit
New York Mag
June 24, 2016

Now it’s the biggest news story of the day — and you have no idea how to sound like you’re a well-informed citizen of the world.

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