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  1. Berkeley Protest Over Recent Grand Ju...By William BootRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Daily Beast

    In Berkeley, California, a second night of protests against police killings of unarmed black men in Missouri and New York turned violent again Sunday as some demonstrators threw explosives at officers, assaulted each other and shut down a freeway, police said. The California Highway Patrol said some protesters made their way to a freeway in Oakland and blocked traffic.

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  2. Want Blue Eyes With That Baby?By Eleanor CliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Daily Beast

    Should a woman's own 55-year-old mother bear the woman's triplets? Well, it's happening. Where should society draw the lines here? Welcome to the brave new world of technology-enhanced human reproduction with its promise of alleviating the heartache of infertility, and its dangers of crossing ethical and moral lines.

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  3. TEDx Talks Have a Disability ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Meet the incredible young woman whose talk on disability rights was a hit at TEDx-and who had to fight to get that talk accessible to her fellow blind and deaf. Haben Girma starts our phone call with an explanation of how she will hear me.

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  4. How Presidents Handle PandemicsBy Eleanor CliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    Obama's response to the Ebola outbreak will affect his legacy. But he's far from the first president to deal with such a crisis.

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  5. Rand Paul's Bill Maher ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The famously liberal HBO host flirted with the idea of voting for the libertarian for president-until he looked at his whole record. That's going to happen to blacks and youth the senator hopes to court.

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  6. Keep the Holiday, Lose ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Honoring Columbus is an idea whose time has past. That is not to say that we don't have plenty in our history that merits a day of celebration.

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  7. How Halal, Really, is Your - Halal' Meat?By Sharon AdarloRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    Some American Muslims are realizing their halal meat isn't as religiously acceptable as they thought, but they're working to make sure animals are treated humanely and die well. For hours on a chilly November day last year, Dawood Yasin, 45, was perched high up in the canopy of an Indiana forest while he muttered prayers to God in Arabic. 1 comment

  8. The Buddhist Punk Reforming Drug RehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Noah Levine is a heavily tattooed , formerly incarcerated addict. Now sober, he's trying to reform drug rehab through Buddhism and punk music.

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  9. The Buddhist Punk Reforming Drug Rehab By Stephen KrcmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    Noah Levine is a heavily tattooed , formerly incarcerated addict. Now sober, he's trying to reform drug rehab through Buddhism and punk music.

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  10. A New Huck on the Hardcore LGBT HudsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    In Ariel Schrag's funny, graphic debut novel, a straight teen grows up in a hurry when he moves to New York and has to sort out his older sister's LGBT world.

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  11. The Artificial Intelligence That Wasn'tBy Elizabeth LopattoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    The Internet was ablaze Monday with the news of a computer passing the infamous Turing test-but not so fast.

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  12. The Man Who Made EcstasyBy The TelegraphRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    An American chemist known as the 'Godfather of Psychedelics,' Alexander Shulgin originally promoted the drug now known as Ecstasy as an aid to talk therapy.

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  13. Remembering an Unlikely Malcolm X AllyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The Japanese-American activist, who died Sunday at 93, rushed to Malcolm X's side after he was shot-and was no means a quiet bystander in the civil rights struggle.

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