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These Photos Reveal Moments From Hillary Clinton's Philadelphia Convention That Few Will Ever See

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Photographer M. Scott Brauer is covering the Democratic National Convention for Mother Jones' Instagram account. Brauer, who has a kind of exaggerated paparazzi-esque style, also snapped photos at Donald Trump's ...

This is the case Hillary Clinton now needs to make to voters

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When Bill Clinton spoke to the Democratic convention on Tuesday night, he warmly recalled the time in 1985 when Hillary Clinton learned about a preschool program in Israel that taught ...

Why Putin hates Hillary

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When mass protests against Russian President Vladimir Putin erupted in Moscow in December 2011, Putin made clear who he thought was really behind them: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. With ...

Donald Trump's long history of trying (and failing) to do business in Russia

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As he sought to dispel questions about his ties to Russia during a feisty press conference on Wednesday, Donald Trump was unequivocal: "I have nothing to do with Russia." If ...

Hillary Clinton tells the truth!

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Here is Gail Collins a couple of days ago in a big profile of Hillary Clinton with the ironic subhead, "How is it possible that we still don’t really know ...

Obama brought down the house at the DNC—these Trump-hating Republicans couldn't agree more

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On Wednesday night, President Barack Obama delivered an impassioned address at the Democratic National Convention, where he burnished his legacy of hope, praised Hillary Clinton, and eviscerated Donald Trump as ...

Obama has given a lot of speeches. Tonight's might just be his best.

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President Barack Obama gave his final Democratic convention speech as president on Wednesday night in Philadelphia. He brought the crowd to their feet with his evisceration of Donald Trump and ...

Six decades of Britain's refugees: The stories of people who've fled to the UK

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Gurbaksh Chahal out as Gravity4 CEO after probation ruling

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Tech founder Gurbaksh Chahal appears to have handed over his CEO role at Gravity4 to his sister, Kamal Kaur, after a judge found last week that he violated his domestic ...

Michael Bloomberg on Trump: "I know a con when I see one"

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The Democratic Party gave a prime time speaking slot to former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg at the party's convention Wednesday night for one reason: He is the perfect foil ...

Top Sanders backer Nina Turner says she was kicked off DNC program and "no reason was given"

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In an exclusive interview with Mother Jones, Nina Turner, a prominent Bernie Sanders delegate and surrogate, explained why she was at the center of the latest storm at the Democratic ...

WHO encourages countries to act now to reduce deaths from viral hepatitis

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Ahead of World Hepatitis Day, 28 July 2016, WHO is urging countries to take rapid action to improve knowledge about the disease, and to increase access to testing and treatment ...

NARAL president discusses her abortion in DNC speech

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Ilyse Hogue, the president of NARAL Pro-Choice America, may have made history at the Democratic National Convention Wednesday afternoon when she talked about her own abortion. Hogue opened her remarks ...

South Sudan fighting drives surge of refugees to Uganda

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GENEVA – Recent fighting in South Sudan has to date forced 37,491 people to flee to Uganda. To put this in context: more refugees have arrived in Uganda in the ...

Here's a bit of mid-convention entertainment for you

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South Philly voters have a message for Barack Obama at the DNC: "Please don't leave"

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President Barack Obama will take to the Democratic National Convention stage in Philadelphia on Wednesday night to push Hillary Clinton's case for the White House. Obama has made no secret ...

The 1951 Refugee Convention

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The 1951 Refugee Convention is the key legal document that forms the basis of our work. Signed by 144 State parties, it defines the term ‘refugee' and outlines the rights ...

Bernie Sanders delegates to Bernie: You're not the boss of me

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At a press conference held on Tuesday by the Bernie Delegates Network, an outfit independent of the Sanders campaign, none of the speakers indicated they had any knowledge that dozens ...

Is the Attempt to Link Trump and Putin a New McCarthyism?

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The release of hacked Democratic National Committee emails last week was followed on Wednesday by Donald Trump’s invitation to Russia to find and release Hillary Clinton’s missing emails. Trump has ...

The Civil-Rights Movement Made Hillary Clinton’s Historic Nomination Possible

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On November 5, 1872, Susan B. Anthony was arrested after voting for President Ulysses Grant and the Republican ticket in Rochester, New York. Her crime: voting as a woman. “You ...

Donald Trump's top ten giveaways to Vladimir Putin

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The number of pro-Putin positions that Donald Trump has taken has assumed quite remarkable proportions: He wants to reduce America's commitment to NATO and reorient its activities to the Middle ...

FEATURE: Tackling cholera in Haiti by building sanitary cordons

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27 July 2016 – “Wash my hands before eating and nursing the baby, wash my hands after relieving myself, use Aquatabs to purify the water…” and so, Sherline Deus lists ...

Donald Trump just invited Russia to hack Hillary Clinton

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Donald Trump encouraged Russian hackers to find Hillary Clinton's deleted emails during a bizarre press conference on Wednesday in Miami. "Russia, if you are listening, I hope you are able ...

Trump Said He Would Bring Jobs Back To The Country. He Just Quietly Hired 78 Foreign Workers.

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has repeatedly vowed to bring jobs back to the country and force American companies to hire more domestic workers. Just don’t expect him to apply ...

Scientists sniff out a new antibiotic in nose microbes

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Your nose is a battleground. Just like your mouth or gut, it’s full of microbes. But while those other organs are regularlyflooded with food, the nose is a wasteland. Resources ...

All of the officers in the Freddie Gray case are going free

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Maryland prosecutors announced Wednesday morning that they are dropping all charges against three officers still awaiting trial for their involvement in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing to an unsuccessful ...

A Crazy New Species of Beaked Whale Has Been Discovered in the Pacific

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Did you know that beaked whales are a thing, and that they’re more than just giant, weird-looking dolphin clones? On Tuesday, a team of scientists announced the discovery of a ...

Gender equality, women's empowerment central to Colombian peace process – UN officials

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26 July 2016 – Two senior United Nations officials today underscored that the centrality of women to the Colombian peace process, as shown by the 'historic commitment' by the Government ...

How Faroe Island residents are continuing to slaughter of pilot whales

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Tossing and turning in a scarlet sea, the dozens of pilot whales cannot escape the knife blows raining down. Driven into the shallows, where they are forced to bathe in ...

Donald Trump was very curious about his baby daughter's breasts

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Until the election, we're bringing you "The Trump Files," a daily dose of telling episodes, strange-but-true stories, or curious scenes from the life of presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump. Donald ...

The Independent's Case for Clinton

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Liberty is a work in progress. Painting: Jean Leon Gerome Ferris. Photograph: Three Lions/Getty ImagesFacebook Twitter Email Print Share 2016 ElectionsMichael R. Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City,

LivBlends renames itself Replenish and gives us a first look at it futuristic smoothie machine

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Nearly one year ago LiveBlends was a Y Combinator smoothie delivery startup. The company has evolved since then, raised $3.8 million in seed from various investors and switched its name ...

In Nigeria, Mobile Money Assists Victims of Boko Haram Violence

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Attacks by Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria have caused hundreds of thousands of people to flee their homes. In response, the World Food Programme (WFP) has launched an innovative emergency ...

Facebook crushes Q2 earnings, hits 1.71B users and record share price

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Coming off an all-time high stock price of $123.34, Facebook in Q2 2016 smashed earnings again. The social network continued steady growth just slightly slower at 3.63% compared to last ...

67 Congress Members Tell Feds: Measure the Movement of People, Not Cars

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The federal government hands states about $40 billion a year for transportation, money they can basically spend however they want. The result in many places is a lot of expensive,

The moment Hillary Clinton officially made history.

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Hillary Clinton made history Tuesday night in Philadelphia when Democrats officially nominated her as their nominee for president, becoming the firstwoman from either party to achieve that long-held dream. The ...

Hillary Clinton Accepts Historic Nomination for President: WATCH, TRANSCRIPT

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Hillary Clinton made history in Philadelphia, becoming the Democratic nominee, the first woman to accept a major party nomination for president of the United States. Watch the intro video: Watch ...

We asked Hillary delegates: "Will Bernie's speech finally bring Democrats together?"

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On Monday, Bernie Sanders supporters protested the nomination of Hillary Clinton—both inside Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Arena and during a series of rallies on the streets. I even met some Sanders' ...

12 States Will Support Obama’s Transgender Policies In Court, Bucking Texas And Others

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A federal judge should not halt enforcement of Obama administration policies that advance protections for transgender students and workers under existing civil rights laws, according to a dozen states that ...

Why We Need to Listen to the Mothers of the Movement

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Philadelphia—A reader tweets: “Exploitation of grief? You mean like every Democratic convention ever?” Which, despite coming from a Republican troll with ten times as many tweets as followers, is a ...

Does Russian money keep Donald Trump afloat?

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The president speaks: Obama said Russian President Vladimir Putin might prefer Republican nominee Donald Trump over his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton, because the business magnate has “repeatedly expressed admiration” for ...

Bernie Sanders choked up as his brother told the convention their parents would have been proud.

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One of the most touching moments of the Democratic National Convention came during Tuesday's roll call of the states, when Larry Sanders cast his vote for his brother, Bernie, saying ...

Asia Pacific Solar PV Balance-of-System Market To Decline Significantly By 2020

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July 28th, 2016 by Joshua S HillThe Asia Pacific solar PV Balance of System (BoS) market is expected to decline significantly over the next few years. These are the latest ...

UNICEF Statement on attacks on hospitals in Aleppo city

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Share Tweet Share AMMAN, 26 July 2016 – “Four hospitals in eastern Aleppo city – al-Dakkak, al-Bayan, al-Hakim and al-Zahraa – and a blood blank were reportedly hit several times ...

Density raises $4 million to track crowds at the DMV, theme parks and corporate campuses

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The Department of Motor Vehicles is one of the most notorious ways to waste your life away. Density could help ease this pain. Today, Density is launching its people-counting sensor ...

Suicidal? Don’t Throw Away Your Shot

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One of the most famous lines from the hit Broadway musical comes from the song, “My Shot” by Lin-Manuel Miranda. In it, Alexander Hamilton acknowledges he comes from a very ...

Watch Alan Grayson freak out on a Politico reporter

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Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Fla.) clashed with a Politico reporter following a DNC event in Philadelphia on Tuesday afternoon, threatening to report the journalist to the Capitol Police and saying he ...

California sea lion crisis lingers; falling births reported

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LOS ANGELES - A warming ocean is taking its toll on California's popular and playful sea lions for a fourth straight year, with scientists now reporting lower birth rates depleting ...

Chilling new evidence that mass shooters are feeding on each other like never before

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As a string of gun rampages continues in America and beyond, more evidence is emerging that copycat mass shooters are on the rise—a danger being amplified and accelerated by social ...
 

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