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Washington (CNN) The Trump administration on Wednesday night withdrew Obama-era protections for transgender students in public schools that let them use bathrooms and facilities corresponding with their gender identity.
Conservatism and identity politics do not mix, yet provocateurs and politicians spring up every now and then and use identity politics as conservatism for their own personal gain. It is bad enough that the Left's entire playbook is identity politics ...
Legend, an outspoken supporter of former President Obama and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton · Hillary Rodham ClintonPerez and Ellison agree on DNC playing neutral role in primary John Legend not ruling out talking politics at Oscars ...
It appears club fitting is becoming so big even politicians and lawmakers are starting to take notice. As an example, we give you the latest news from Ohio, where the State Senate just issued a proclamation honoring McGolf Custom Clubs for being named ...
Before she stepped out for the finale of Prabal Gurung's show last week, Bella Hadid caught a glimpse of the designer's face.
The work hasn't stopped for the political photographer since the presidential campaign, when he documented the candidates and pageantry surrounding them in a photo project-turned-book, called "Political Theatre.
Find interests outside politics. Take some quiet time away from social media and the television. Instead of engaging in a political discussion with people you care about, focus on talking about each other and activities you can enjoy and interests you ...
The Trump administration plans to revoke Obama-era guidance that required public schools to allow transgender students to use the bathroom of their choice.
A Big-League Week in politics. Along with President Donald Trump, lawmakers, governors and activists face crucial tests in the coming days.
When Kate Bennett and Hunter Schwarz were hired away from Independent Journal Review by CNN last month, it was as a two-person team, the way it had been when CNN grabbed BuzzFeed's entire K-File unit.
The politics of the illegal immigration debate, for now, come down to two words: mass deportation. Whether that's accurate or hyperbole is what we may be talking about for some time, given Tuesday's actions by the administration of President Trump.
How politics Could Put the Reliability of Future elections at Risk. Eliminating the Election Assistance Commission would likely delay the process of replacing the nation's aging and insecure elections infrastructure.
Politicians wielding a toxic, dehumanizing "us vs them" rhetoric are creating a more divided and dangerous world, warned Amnesty International today as it launched its annual assessment of human rights around the world.
The Trump administration is officially one month old. The FiveThirtyEight politics podcast team reflects on some of the biggest changes President Trump has enacted since taking office, including: new immigration policy, his relationship with the press ...
Jamie Fox, as the New Jersey transportation commissioner, in January 2015. Credit Mel Evans/Associated Press. Jamie Fox, who never sought elective office but wielded political power as chief of staff or adviser to five New Jersey governors and senators ...
If you want to add a filter for social media, it's called Social Fixer, and they claim to take politics out of your feed.
The department of politics at the University of Otago celebrates 50 years of teaching and research this year. This is the second of a monthly series of celebratory reflections on politics during the past 50 years. This month Bryce Edwards writes we're ...
Montenegro's former prime minister has accused Russia of "destructive" politics in the Balkans following what the country says was a thwarted attempt to overthrow its pro-Western government.
And 30 years ago, another progressive stalwart and American historian Arthur Schlesinger argued in his book The Disuniting of America that identity politics were tearing apart the cohesion of the United States. What alarmed these liberals was the long ...
Washington (CNN) The Department of Homeland Security Tuesday laid out the Trump administration's plans for aggressive enforcement of immigration laws, including a potentially massive expansion of the number of people detained and deported.
Welcome to Our Picks, a guide to the best stuff to read, watch and listen to from around the internet. Check this space for the must-read long-form article, the next great podcast for your commute, the news-making tweetstorm.
Twice a month, legendary bartender/chef/restaurant insider Dave Mau pops by Stick A Fork In It to chime in about a random OC food or drink musing of his choice.
On Monday last week, at her eighteenth-floor atelier on West Thirty-seventh Street, in the garment district, the French fashion designer Sophie Theallet showed me her fall collection.
This week on The Upgrade, we're discussing how average people can get involved with politics even when it's not an election year.
After telling the Columbia Journalism Review that Texans don't care about politics, the editor in chief of Texas Monthly got an earful from...
For years, the therapist's office has been home to a predictable collection of issues: loss, grief, frustration, marital strife.
The Strange feminist politics of Fifty Shades Darker. The latest installment in the "mommy porn" franchise is timelessly retrograde, but may also signal a shift in modern relationships.
If you want to add a filter for social media, it's called Social Fixer, and they claim to take politics out of your feed.
... you the best reaction, comment and analysis from the web. I plan to post a summary at lunchtime and another in the afternoon. You can read all today's Guardian politics stories here. If you want to follow me or contact me on twitter, I'm on ...
In the weeks since President Donald J. Trump's inauguration, grassroots movements of the social and political variety have cropped up en masse across the country.
With this filter on, you can check off a box that will sort through anything that has to do with the 2016 election or politics in 2017 in general, and it will then take them off your facebook feed. "politics is politics, some people are done with all ...
On this President's Day, we're counting down Colorado's five biggest moments in presidential politics. You know, nerd stuff.
It's been quite the weekend for Breitbart's Milo Yiannopoulos. First, the provocateur battled Bill Maher and his panelists on Real Time.
The word "media" describes a mode of intermediate communication between the people and events deemed most worthy of our attention by those in the media.
Pinecraft remains the place where men still greet each other with sturdy pats on the back and women pedal their bicycles past clotheslines that sway in the wind and homemade advertisements are tacked to telephone poles.
If you want to add a filter for social media, it's called Social Fixer, and they claim to take politics out of your feed.
In a recent handout picture released by Virgin on Feb. 7, 2017, former U.S. President Barack Obama is pictured during a kitesurfing session with British billionaire Richard Branson (L), off the coast of Moskito Island in the British Virgin Islands ...
He set out to be the Donald Trump of British politics. But he turned out to be Pinocchio Paul. Tomorrow I will be in Stoke-on-Trent to listen to local people ahead of Thursday's by-election.
Let me start by confessing that I am hopelessly biased on this one. But I am not the only one, not by a long shot. Jamie Fox just died.
Don't the angry citizens who elected Donald Trump and voted for Brexit imagine things could get worse rather than better if they merely vent at the ballot box?
Many questions remain about what, if anything, members of the Trump campaign knew about Russia's alleged attempts to influence the 2016 election, and the Senate Intelligence Committee is asking agencies to hold any records that may be connected to its ...
NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Democratic Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island about his new book, Captured: The Corporate Infiltration of American democracy.
In the U.S., at the moment, politics seem to be sucking all the oxygen out of the room as far as news coverage is concerned.
And 30 years ago, another progressive stalwart and American historian Arthur Schlesinger argued in his book The Disuniting of America that identity politics were tearing apart the cohesion of the United States. What alarmed these liberals was the long ...
Chances are you've never heard of the candidates or reside outside their districts, but there is a reason every taxpayer should care about the three special elections on the calendar next Tuesday in Connecticut.
Angelina Jolie has spoken about how Cambodia was her "awakening", as she premiered her new film in the country. The actress was speaking exclusively to the BBC before the screening of First They Killed My Father, a true-life account of the Khmer Rouge ...
No controversy or politics in Raees director's new script. Rahul Dholakia's last directorial Raees, featuring Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan and Pakistani actor Mahira Khan, is about a Muslim bootlegger in Gujarat.


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