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The Dalai Lama’s beauty contest

July 5, 2019 11:55 am

Sexism, spiritual hotness, or the simple truth?

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Has China infiltrated America’s universities?

July 4, 2019 12:43 pm

In the academy, Beijing is the elephant in the room

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Joan Collins: The night I got a TV star to flash Boris Johnson

July 4, 2019 11:25 am

He merely glanced, frowned uninterestedly, and returned to his discussion

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The Fourth of July is nothing to celebrate

July 4, 2019 10:58 am

Based on what Godfrey learned from several historical movies

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What happened to the Disunited States?

July 4, 2019 10:22 am

Regional variations are wildly overstated

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WATCH: Andrew Yang’s Bottle Cap Challenge

July 3, 2019 3:14 pm

This clip alone should qualify him for the September debate

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Trump moms are the best people in America

July 3, 2019 12:11 pm

They believe in you when no one else will

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Humanity + wants us to live forever

July 3, 2019 11:29 am

But will we still be human?

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Trump’s bad Huawei deal with Xi

July 2, 2019 9:54 am

The Chinese tech giant is a threat to America's security — and the world's

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Some women have penises. If you won’t sleep with them you’re transphobic

July 2, 2019 8:57 am

87.5 percent of respondents to a recent survey said they would only consider ‘cis’ people as potential sexual partners

Simon Nye on The Durrells of Corfu

July 1, 2019 1:38 pm

Most of what I know about the Durrell family comes from Nye’s television series

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Sox-Yankees rivalry goes global

July 1, 2019 8:40 am

In London, it’s not cricket

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Smiths Falls – the unlikely home of Canada’s cannabis revolution

June 30, 2019 12:32 pm

Canopy’s HQ, with its wide open foyer and canteen-cum-games room, is more Silicon Valley than rural Ontario

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Did Andy Ngo get what he deserved?

June 30, 2019 12:11 pm

The left blames the victim

Andy Ngo (centre) in the centre of a Portland Antifa demonstration

Portland Antifa are the real fascists

June 30, 2019 9:12 am

Beating up a journalist because he or she criticizes your political ideology is what the Nazi party did in Germany in the 1930s

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Nineteen Eighty-Four is not a guidebook for the present day

June 29, 2019 5:01 pm

A powerful totalitarian state is no longer needed to coerce human beings

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Gays will spend reparations on meth and concert tickets

June 29, 2019 4:24 pm

Elizabeth Warren’s reparations for the rich

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Louis C.K. is still not OK

June 28, 2019 12:22 pm

How dare he continue with his career?

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How I accidentally became a Mayor Pete cosplayer

June 27, 2019 5:23 pm

Time to reassess my sartorial choices

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How will The Athletic’s expansion change British sports journalism?

June 27, 2019 1:13 pm

Sports journalism in Britain is being attacked by an American predator

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Revealed: Boko Haram’s child army

June 27, 2019 11:55 am

Kids begging on the streets provide a potentially limitless recruitment pool

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The media’s exploitation of this photograph shames the West

June 27, 2019 7:40 am

The publicization of an image of a drowned father and his daughter breaches the dignity of the deceased

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How Noah Carl is fighting back against Cambridge

June 27, 2019 5:42 am

‘If we want to safeguard academic freedom, we need to start imposing real, material costs on the institutions that buckle under activists’ pressure’

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Sure, cancel student debt. Then cancel college

June 26, 2019 11:30 am

Higher education has been massively devalued over the past decade