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  1. Black History MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | KIMO

    The month of February is underway and so is the celebration of Black History Month. Also known as National African American History Month, it is an annual observance, paying tribute in recognition of achievements by African Americans and their central role in the history of the United States.

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  2. Zanesville News: 2-8-16Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Bluffton News Banner

    This week we will be celebrating the birthday of Abraham Lincoln. He is my favorite president.

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  3. Rep Cinema This Week: Mustang, Carol, and SpotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Torontoist

    At rep cinemas this week: an Oscar-nominated feminist debut from Turkey, Todd Haynes' ravishing melodrama about two women in love in 1950s New York, and an Oscar heavyweight about the Boston Globe 's investigative work uncovering the Catholic Church's sex abuse scandal. Though it was pitched ahead of its successful festival run as the Turkish answer to The Virgin Suicides , Deniz Gamze ErgA1 4ven's accomplished debut Mustang stubbornly takes on a form of its own.

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  4. Beyonce's 'Black Panther' Super Bowl 2016 half time show SLAMMED by Rudy GiulianiRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Beyonce's 'Black Panther' Super Bowl show SLAMMED by former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani who says singer 'used it as a platform to attack police officers' 'I thought that she used it as a platform to attack police officers, who are the people who protect her and protect us and keep us alive,' said Giuliani Several dancers also appeared in an image holding a piece of paper reading 'justice 4 Martin Woods, a black man shot dead by around a dozen police in San Francisco after refusing to drop a knife Beyonce is being slammed by former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani for using her halftime performance at Sunday's Super Bowl to 'attack police officers.'

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  5. Beyonc Pays Tribute to Black Panthers at Super Bowl Halftime ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Democracy Now

    And pop legend BeyoncA paid tribute to the Black Panthers, Malcolm X and the Black Lives Matter movement during her halftime show at the Super Bowl on Sunday. Her backup dancers wore Black Panther-style berets and posed with their fists in the air, recalling the black power salute by Tommie Smith and John Carlos at the 1968 Olympics.

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  6. Michael Gerson: Trumpa s authenticity is a lieRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    When the Watergate tapes were released, some Americans were dismayed at the many "expletives deleted" that Richard Nixon employed in private conversation. But as historian Stephen Ambrose pointed out, Nixon had insisted that even the milder words "hell" and "damn" be deleted from the transcriptions, creating the false impression that his language was saltier than it actually was.

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  7. The Lady in the Van and Maggie Smith's Arse BiscuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

    THE LADY IN THE VAN "You obviously give no fucks, m'lady, but I'm not sure that's actually a van." There is a longstanding notion that a playwright should exhibit some degree of eccentricity.

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  8. Beyonce's halftime show draws Giuliani's ireRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Beyonce's "Black Power" salute during the Super Bowl halftime show divided people with some praising her stance and others, like former Mayor Rudy Giuliani, slamming her. "I think it was outrageous," Giuliani said on Fox News Monday.

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  9. Oscar attendees get Japan trip and sexual 'arouser' in their gift bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    From left, Daniel Day-Lewis, with his award for best actor in a leading role for "Lincoln," Jennifer Lawrence, with her award for best actress in a leading role for "Silver Linings Playbook," Anne Hathaway, with her award for best actress in a supporting role for "Les Miserables," and Christoph Waltz, with his award for best actor in a supporting role for "Django Unchained," pose during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday Feb. 24, 2013, in Los Angeles. CLEVELAND, Ohio - As if a potential Oscar statue wasn't enough, this year's Oscar nominees will each receive a gift bag worth $200,000 at the Feb. 28 ceremony.

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  10. GROSS. Beyonce's Super Bowl Performance Was a Racist Political...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Gateway Pundit

    Beyonce's Super Bowl halftime performance was a cop-hating political statement is support of the Black Panthers - a Marxist group whose leader Huey Newton was was arrested for shooting Police Officer John Frey . The Guardian reported: With references to the Black Lives Matter movement, Malcolm X and the Black Panthers, Beyonce's half-time show at the Super Bowl on Sunday might be the most radical political statement from the superstar in her 20-year career.

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  11. Bay View founding publisher: I was inspired by Malcolm, Martin, Elijah and the 1966 HP UprisingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | San Francisco Bay View

    Muhammad al-Kareem founded the New Bayview newspaper, later renamed San Francisco Bay View, in 1976 and turned it over to the Ratcliffs in late 1991. So in 2016, we're excited to be celebrating the newspaper's 40th anniversary, beginning on Sunday, Feb. 21, 1-5 p.m., at the Main Library, 100 Larkin St., San Francisco.

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  12. Beyonce -- Homage to Black Panthers During Super Bowl PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TMZ.com

    Beyonce made a stirring political statement during the Super Bowl halftime show, in what appears to be a tribute to the Black Panthers, a '60s group that advocated violence to correct racial injustice. The singer was flanked by backup dancers who wore berets, similar to the berets worn by the group.

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  13. Here are the 7 biggest liars in presidential history who aren't George W. BushRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    America is built on the myth of honesty. "I cannot tell a lie," George Washington supposedly said, when called out about who chopped down the family cherry tree.

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  14. Slow on the Trail: Christopher Morris FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TIME.com

    THE CANDIDATES Politics as you've never seen them before Films by Christopher Morris for TIMEText by Meghan O'Rourke Images have always been important in American Images have always been important in American politics, dating back to at least 1860, when Mathew Brady made a daguerreotype of presidential candidate Abraham Lincoln, clamping Lincoln's neck to keep him motionless for the long minutes needed to make the exposure. In the last century, our understanding of politics was increasingly shaped by such key images, whether in magazines or televised debates.

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  15. Robert J. Samuelson:Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    It was with some amusement that I noticed the following disclaimer attached to the product description for a forthcoming series of action figures based on characters from Quentin Tarantino's latest opus, "The Hateful Eight": " These action figures are intended to be representations of their movie counterparts, and should not be construed as social or political commentary on the part of the manufacturer. " I was confused as to what the "social or political commentary" might be in selling the figures, which are modeled on the eponymous octet that finds itself trapped in a snowbound hideaway during a Wyoming blizzard.

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  16. Why did the NFL allow Beyonce to celebrate the murderous Black Panthers in her halftime performance?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | American Thinker

    The NFL normally adopts the posture of patriotism and wholesomeness. And I have to admit that performance of the National Anthem by Lady Gaga was quite nice, despite my fears that the performer known for her meat dress would make a travesty of it.

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  17. Muslim Student Association looks to bring the poetry of Islam to ASURead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | State Press

    From stained glass windows in church sanctuaries to sculpted shrines in temples, art has played a major role in almost all practiced religions, and one club at ASU is looking to share the artistic side of their often misunderstood faith. On Monday, Feb. 7, the Muslim Student Association at ASU will be hosting "The Art of Worship: Spoken Word with Boonaa" in the 220 Turquoise room of the Memorial Union on the Tempe campus.

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  18. Nixon Library celebrates Presidents' DayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Wave

    At 10 a.m. on Feb. 15, presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Abraham Lincoln will gather in the library's entrance at least historical actors portraying the early American leaders will be gathering. At 11:30 a.m. the three will give a talk in the East Room.

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  19. Solo exhibition of over sixty works by Gordon Parks on view at Jenkins Johnson GalleryRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Art Daily

    Jenkins Johnson Gallery , San Francisco presents Gordon Parks: Higher Ground, a solo exhibition of over sixty works by one of the most important photojournalists of the 20th century. The gallery's second solo exhibition for Parks, February 4 through April 2, 2016, commemorates his photo essays on the Civil Rights Movement.

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  20. Smith stars in film night fund-raiserRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    Film The Lady in the Van , starring British acting royalty Maggie Smith, will help raise funds for the plight of people in South Sudan next month. The film stars Smith alongside Alex Jennings in a script adapted from the play of the same name.

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