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'It's Not an Attack on White People.' Professor Receives 'Vile' Backlash Over 'White Racism' Class

'It's Not an Attack on White People.' Professor Receives 'Vile' Backlash Over 'White Racism' Class"I think we need to name white racism"



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Trump Receives Pre-Holiday Ego Boost From His Cabinet, GOP Leaders

Trump Receives Pre-Holiday Ego Boost From His Cabinet, GOP LeadersWASHINGTON ― Fresh off his only major legislative victory, President Donald Trump on Wednesday basked in the adulation showered upon him by a trifecta of Cabinet members, Congressional Republican leaders and his own White House press team.



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Indian DJ receives death threats after being mistaken for FCC commissioner who repealed net neutrality

Indian DJ receives death threats after being mistaken for FCC commissioner who repealed net neutralityThe wave of online discontent with the Federal Communications Commission decision to reverse Internet neutrality rules has yielded one unlikely victim: A 42-year-old Indian DJ. As the American agency marched closer this year to making a decision that would allow telecommunications companies to discriminate when it comes to bandwidth, Internet mobs took up their virtual pitchforks and began circling around the Instagram account of FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai. Ajit Pai, the DJ who lives in Goa, India, says that he first noticed the strangely abusive comments about two months ago, but wasn’t immediately sure why he had been targeted.



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Activist Apparently Behind Failed Washington Post Sting Receives 'Hero' Award

Activist Apparently Behind Failed Washington Post Sting Receives 'Hero' AwardJust over a week after a sting attempt on The Washington Post apparently tied to Project Veritas spectacularly backfired, Project Veritas President James O’Keefe was honored as a “hero” by the conservative group United for Purpose.



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School cancels Muslim speaker after teacher organising presentation receives threats

School cancels Muslim speaker after teacher organising presentation receives threatsA teacher at Northeastern Middle School in Bristol, Connecticut, had invited a local Muslim woman to speak about her faith and sent a note to parents informing them of the event. The letter, which was posted online, introduced the speaker as a New York City native who resided in Connecticut and had founded an organisation devoted to “empowerment of Muslim women”. In a statement to NBC, Bristol Public Schools superintendent Susan Kalt Moreau said despite the cancellation “there was an outpouring of support for bringing a speaker in to support our curriculum which includes religions of the world”.



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Gold Star Family Promised $25,000 By Trump Finally Receives Check In The Mail

Gold Star Family Promised $  25,000 By Trump Finally Receives Check In The MailThe family of a U.S. Army corporal killed in Afghanistan has finally received a check from Donald Trump, months after the president promised to give the soldier’s grieving father $ 25,000 in a phone call.



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Texas Policeman Receives Touching Note From Daughter Before Helping Hurricane Victims

Texas Policeman Receives Touching Note From Daughter Before Helping Hurricane VictimsAs Hurricane Harvey ravages parts of Texas and Louisiana, volunteers have traveled from near and far to conduct rescues and offer aid to victims.



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GOP Sen. Heller receives threatening note over health care

GOP Sen. Heller receives threatening note over health careSen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., received a note at his Las Vegas office over the weekend that reportedly threatened the senator if he voted to take away the note writer’s health care. The note writer said he would die from losing insurance if Heller backed the Republican plan — and that he would take Heller down with him if that happened, according to veteran reporter Jon Ralston at the Nevada Independent.



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Saudi receives Qatar response to demands

Saudi receives Qatar response to demandsSaudi Arabia and its Arab allies said early Wednesday they had received Qatar’s response to their list of demands for restoring relations, which Doha has described as “unrealistic”. “Minister Adel al-Jubeir received from the Kuwaiti state minister Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al-Sabah the official Qatari response regarding the demands of the boycotting countries,” the Saudi foreign ministry said on Twitter, adding that they met in Jeddah. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt announced on June 5 they were severing ties with Qatar and later put forward a list of 13 demands.



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UAE president receives Eid al-Fitr greeting in rare appearance since 2014 stroke

UAE president receives Eid al-Fitr greeting in rare appearance since 2014 strokeThe president of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan, made a rare public appearance on Sunday since suffering a stroke in 2014, state news agency WAM said, receiving well-wishers for the Muslim Eid al-Fitr feast. The agency posted photos of Sheikh Khalifa, who is also the ruler of Abu Dhabi, greeting rulers of other emirates in the seven-member UAE federation at a traditional reception for the feast that marks the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. In a video also posted on social media, Sheikh Khalifa was shown chatting with the ruler of the emirate of Sharjah, Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed al-Qassimi.



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