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Turkey Shoot

Why the downing of the Russian warplane will make peace in Syria a more distant prospect.  

Why Putin Never Realized How Dangerous It Was to Provoke Turkey

The Footage of a Black Teen Killed by a Chicago Police Officer Is Horrifying

No, Westerners Who Do Yoga Are Not Guilty of “Cultural Appropriation” 

Shoplifted Before? Stores Are Using Face Recognition to Spot You.

Mere security cameras are passé.


Cruz Is As Bigoted As Trump

But he’s more sophisticated about it.


How Jessica Jones Absorbed the Anxieties of Gamergate

And turned them into riveting TV.

This Is How Ted Cruz Bashes Muslims While Pretending to Be Principled

How Jessica Jones Absorbed the Anxieties of Gamergate

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