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Bomb Robot’ Takes Down Dallas Gunman, Raises Enforcement Questions
nytimes.com
July 11, 2016

But the decision to deliver a bomb by robot stunned some current and former law enforcement officials, who said they believed the new tactic blurred the line between policing and warfare.

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Dallas police department Twitter feed before the shootings.
slate.com
July 8, 2016

Before it began posting information about the apparent Thurdsay-night sniper attack in which at least four officers were killed at a protest march, the ...

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Who Are These Vanity Fair Cover Stories For?
jezebel.com
July 8, 2016

In a profile for Vanity Fair’s August 2016 cover, writer Rich Cohen struggled to separate actress Margot Robbie from her existence as a sexual being, as many male writers done about women forever. It’s synonymous with his style of writing about famous women in an oddly fantastical, idolizing tone.

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Tips For Self-Care: When Police Brutality Has You Questioning Humanity and Social Media Is Enough
.theroot.com
July 8, 2016

Its ok to step away from images of black bodies constantly being brutalized. Self-care is essential to the soul.

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Mother of Philando Castile Says Police Kept Her From Reaching Him
jezebel.com
July 7, 2016

On Wednesday night, a police officer shot and killed Minnesota man Philando Castile as he sat in his girlfriend’s car with his seatbelt on. His girlfriend’s four-year-old daughter witnessed the murder. Castile’s mother Valerie says she was prevented by police from reaching her son as he died.

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Why Black Lives Matter Stopped The Toronto Pride Parade
BuzzFeed News
July 7, 2016

We decided to do an action during the parade because Pride itself is political...

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Social Media Reacts to Facebook Live Police Killing of a Black Man
theroot.com
July 7, 2016

Philando Castile was pulled over for a broken tail light, but was shot and killed by police. The aftermath was posted on Facebook Live by his girlfriend, Lavisha Reynolds.

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What was Bill Clinton up to with his visit to Loretta Lynch? Three theories to explain his audacious gambit
Salon.com
July 7, 2016

The FBI investigation into Hillary is over, but the questions over Bill's visit to Loretta Lynch's plane remain

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Israel Targeting Palestinian Protesters on Facebook
theintercept.com
July 7, 2016

POST, SHARE, ARREST ... Israel Targeting Palestinian Protesters on Facebook

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This Powerful Instagram Chronicles Important Moments In Lesbian Herstory
The Huffington Post
July 5, 2016

An incredible new Instagram is compiling photos of lesbian herstory throughout the decades in one easy-to-find visual record.

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