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Fifth Harmony star Lauren Jauregui just shared an open letter addressed to anyone who thinks voting for President-elect Donald Trump  “does not mean that you are racist, homophobic, sexist, xenophobic, assholes.” And she used the occasion to publicly come out as bisexual. In the op-ed, published on Billboard.com Friday , the obviously furious singer held back little, calling Trump supporters “hypocrites” who “voted for a person who built an 18-month campaign off the back of your hatred” before become the latest person to compare the president-elect to Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler . Jauregui said she’s a “bisexual Cuban-American woman and I am so proud of it.” She also noted she is proud to be “the granddaughter and daughter of immigrants who were brave enough to leave their homes and come to a whole new world.” She then dedicated several paragraphs to explaining her pride as a woman in light of the misogyny that ran rampant during Trump’s campaign

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WASHINGTON ― White nationalists tried repeatedly throughout the presidential campaign to sanitize their language to appeal to mainstream voters as they threw their efforts behind electing Donald Trump .   White nationalists who tried to play down their white nationalism won a victory this week as the president-elect not only chose Breitbart News executive Steve Bannon as his chief strategist ― a man who heads a website that regularly airs white nationalist viewpoints ― but many news outlets also are reluctant to use the specific label “white nationalist,” instead calling Bannon a “ flame-throwing outsider ” and a “ nationalist media mogul. ” Of course, calling a person a “white nationalist” who hasn’t self-identified as one is somewhat fraught.

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Combat anti-Semitic  graffiti by getting creative.

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Acorn TV, best known as an importer of overseas programming, has banged out a solid hit with a new original production, the period spy drama Close to the Enemy . Revolving around a James Bond-ian character named Callum Ferguson (Jim Sturgess), Close to the Enemy captures the cautiously optimistic chaos of 1946 Britain

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All The Ways Your Heart Can Break

09Nov

We are broken. My heart breaks for the vast emptiness in the pit of my stomach I didn’t know existed before last night.

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Luxembourg’s foreign minister said on Monday that the Turkish government’s handling of dismissed civil servants reminded him of methods used by the Nazis, and that, sooner or later, the EU would have to respond with sanctions. More than 110,000 public servants in Turkey – from soldiers and judges to teachers and journalists – have been detained, suspended or sacked since a failed military coup in July, in what President Tayyip Erdogan’s critics say is a crackdown on all forms of dissent. Turkish officials say the measures are justified by the threat posed by the coup attempt, in which more than 240 people were killed as rogue soldiers commandeered fighter jets and tanks, bombing parliament and other buildings.

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Britain is to pardon thousands of gay and bisexual men who were convicted of crimes under sexual offense laws which have now been abolished, following on from the 2013 exoneration of celebrated World War II codebreaker Alan Turing.

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Democrats joined together  on Sunday night to raise funds to rebuild a GOP office that was firebombed in North Carolina over the weekend. Vandals attacked the Hillsborough, North Carolina GOP office late Saturday night, throwing a Molotov cocktail through one of the building’s front windows, according to a statement released by the town. The words “Nazi Republicans leave town or else” and a swastika were spray-painted in black on a building adjacent to the office, which houses a party goods store.

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Donald Trump breaks the rules. For his followers, that’s part of his appeal. Trump specializes in the lie

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A white nationalist group that made robocalls  on behalf of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in Iowa is now targeting New Hampshire voters ahead of next week’s primary. “We don’t need Muslims

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In the movie “Being There,” a gardener labeled Chauncey, played by Peter Sellers, manages like a live action Mr. Magoo to blindly stumble his way toward being a media sensation, key adviser and possibly a presidential candidate, without really knowing anything more than gardens and television shows

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IMPULSE — Ep.8

19Nov

Updated on every Thursday Ep.6 Ep.7 See More Copyright ⓒ 2015 RollingStory Inc. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website

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ImageContent(562ac51ce4b0ec0a3894a006,562ac50f1400001b013c90c8,Image,HectorAssetUrl(562ac50f1400001b013c90c8.jpeg,Some(),Some(jpeg)),Courtesy of American Jewish Committee,) (RNS) Fifty years ago Wednesday (Oct. 28), the Vatican issued a declaration that established a new rapport between Jews and Catholics.

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In mezzo alle continue incursioni aeree e durante il massacro di Siriani innocenti di cui siamo tutti testimoni, la recente distruzione dell’Arco di Trionfo a Palmira in Siria da parte dei militanti dello Stato Islamico non ha semplicemente ridotto in macerie un altro monumento della storia romana.

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In the short-form version of Winston Churchill’s life — I’m thinking of Paul Johnson’s excellent 192-page biography — we meet the Churchill who’s become legend, a late-life hero who saved the free world. John Kelly’s “Never Surrender: Winston Churchill and Britain’s Decision to Fight Nazi Germany in the Fateful Summer of 1940” weighs in at 384 pages followed by 20 pages of footnotes, and offers a more nuanced view.

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These last few months of media reporting in and on India are sounding ominously like the media climate in America in the period between the 9/11 terrorist attacks and the invasion of Iraq. There is blood and fire in the air and on the ground, and a gloomy atmosphere of even more death and destruction to come.

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Serbia Compares Croatia To Nazis

24Sep

BELGRADE, Sept 24 (Reuters) – Serbia on Thursday compared Croatian border restrictions imposed overnight to racial laws enforced by a Nazi puppet state in Croatia during World War Two.

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14 Years and Counting: Remembering 9/11

11Sep

Often when we are reminded of horrific events, unless personally involved, we pause for a moment and think about the event that has been brought to our attention, again, and move on to what we doing or thinking before such a reminder. So, possibly, this could be the case with the 9/11 terrorists’ attack on the World Trade Center 14 years ago today.

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Thank God Labor Day has come and gone.

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Could the iPhone Have Thwarted the Holocaust?

04Sep

September 3 Canada’s Global News: “Warning: the next image contains content some viewers may find disturbing. Discretion is advised.” The impact of that image of a three-year old Kurdish boy, drowned, lying face down on a Turkish beach is astonishing. What is remarkable though is the hesitancy of much of the media to publish the picture.

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Alaa Abdel Fattah, one of the most recognizable faces of Egypt’s 2011 revolution, has been locked up time and time again for speaking out against injustice. He is currently serving a five-year jail sentence  for taking part in a peaceful protest. “There is no hope of reforming the Egyptian state or any of its institutions, including the presidency. These institutions and their leaders deserve a revolution,” he said in a recent interview from Cairo’s Tora prison.

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Donald Trump had a history of racially insensitive remarks long before he kicked off his invective-filled presidential campaign  in June by calling Mexican immigrants “rapists.” But there is now abundant evidence that as a presidential candidate, Trump is poisoning American politics in a way he could not have achieved as a mere mogul-cum-entertainer.

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American distance runner Molly Huddle thought she had a bronze medal wrapped up at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing on Monday. Flying down the last straightaway of the 10,000-meter race, a then third-place Huddle watched Kenya’s Vivian Cheruiyot and Ethiopia’s Gelete Burka finish first and second, respectively , before lifting her arms in a classic v-for-victory pose.  Except she, like Oregon’s Tanguy Pepiot  and American runner Ben Payne  before her, celebrated too early, creating just enough of an opening for the runner behind her to vault through. American Molly Huddle celebrates too early & loses bronze medal in world final of 10,000 meters

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In recordings broadcast on TV, ex-defense minister says IDF chief Ashkenazi, and later ministers Ya’alon and Steinitz, doomed bids for attack — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.

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My 6-year-old son went to camp this summer. The camp was held at his school and was run by some of the school’s faculty. Each week there were different activities to choose.

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By Nicholas F. Benton The Best of Enemies , an Oscar-worthy documentary on a handful of screens across America now but guaranteed to be a first-rate resource when it hits the Internet for many a moon to come, chronicles the 10 extraordinary, unscripted, live head-to-head TV throw-downs in the Summer of 1968 pitting two of the nation’s premiere intellectuals, William F

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Fear and Loathing at IHOP

07Ago

I think we can all agree that stopping the growing Nazi scourge that is taking over pancake houses across America should be our nation’s top priority. Wait..

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Restoring Honor to Public Service

09Abr

When George Washington took the oath as president, public service was an honored obligation. Today, most Americans associate honor with military service but tend to view those who enter civil service as “feds,” “bureaucrats,” and a necessary evil

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Poland’s Luckiest Generation

28Mar

Poland has not had a very easy history over the last couple hundred years. Divided into three parts at the end of the 18th century, it was swallowed up by three separate empires – Russian, Prussian, and Austrian

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California man’s display of poster-size swastikas outside his Sacramento house is upsetting some neighbors and state lawmakers, who plan to call on him to remove them. The symbols used by German Nazis in World War II replace stars in one American and two Israeli flags.

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WASHINGTON — Hours before Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) compared Europe’s attitude toward Russian President Vladimir Putin to appeasement toward Nazi Germany, the German ambassador here warned U.S

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On Sunday, Seth Rogen tweeted that he thought “American Sniper” reminded him of “Nation’s Pride,” the fake Nazi propaganda film about a sniper shown in Quentin Tarantino’s “Inglourious Basterds.” American Sniper kind of reminds me of the movie that’s showing in the third act of Inglorious Basterds. — Seth Rogen (@Sethrogen) January 18, 2015 More…

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BERLIN, Jan 1 (Reuters) – One German in eight would join an anti-Muslim march if a rapidly-growing protest movement organized one in their home towns, according to an opinion poll published on Thursday.

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With partisan bickering in Washington seemingly at an all-time high, lawmakers managed to find one issue they could finally agree on: denying Social Security benefits to Nazis. “Bravo, Congress, on your courageous anti-Social Security for Nazis stand,” Jon Stewart said on “The Daily Show” on Monday night.

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House Directs Pentagon To Ignore Climate Change

24May

WASHINGTON — The House passed an amendment to the National Defense Authorization bill on Thursday that would bar the Department of Defense from using funds to assess climate change and its implications for national security. The amendment, from Rep

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911 Call Emerges In GOP Senate Candidate’s Stalking Debacle

18May

Hours after a police report surfaced Friday accusing a GOP Senate candidate of stalking her ex-boyfriend, a 911 call related to the incident has emerged. According to the audio obtained by KGW-TV , pediatric neurosurgeon Monica Wehby, who is challenging incumbent Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), allegedly entered Andrew Miller’s house through an unlocked back door without his permission

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Balotelli no juagará contra España en Semifinales de Confederaciones

24Jun

MEDIOTIEMPO | Agencias Fortaleza, Ceará, Brasil, domingo 23 de Junio del 2013 El ‘Nene’ se suma a Abate dentro de las bajas de los Azzurri El atacante italiano Mario Ballotelli es baja definitiva para el partido de Semifinales de la Copa Confederaciones ante España a disputarse el jueves, anunció este domingo la Federación Italiana (FIGC) en un comunicado.

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Escrito por Karina Bobadilla    lunes, 26 de marzo de 2012 Claudio Ranieri no es más el entrenador del Inter de Milán, luego de que se anunciara este lunes su destitución del banquillo, el cual de inmediato se le confió a Andrea Stramaccioni. Parece ser que la derrota Nerazzurri en su visita a la Juventus de 2-0, fue la ‘gota que derramó’ el vaso para dicha determinación, luego de la crisis que ha sufrido el Inter esta temporada.

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MEDIOTIEMPO | Agencias Arnhem, Holanda, lunes 27 de Febrero del 2012 El mexicano ha tenido pocos minutos con el Vitesse Expresó que quiere jugar los Juegos Olímpicos con el Tri El delantero mexicano Ulises Dávila, quien se desempeña en el Vitesse, anhela jugar en el Chelsea de Inglaterra, club que es dueño de su carta pero que lo cedió un año a la Liga de Holanda.

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Ernesto Gómez | MEDIOTIEMPO (Corresponsal) Guadalajara, Jalisco, México, lunes 27 de Febrero del 2012 Los Rojinegros hicieron trabajo físico por todo el campo de golf Después de la victoria de Atlas contra San Luis el pasado sábado, el día de hoy los rojinegros decidieron entrenar en el Club Coutry donde hicieron trabajo físico durante una hora, todo esto impuesto por el preparador físico, Diego Oséss. El entrenamiento fue corto pero cansado ya que se pusieron a trotar por el campo de golf y además hicieron resistencia y fuerza también parte de las labores.

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Filed under: Fútbol , Videos , Fútbol Inglés , futbol-videos La celebración del delantero holandés Robin Van Persie, ha causado gran controversia en las redes sociales por ser interpretada como un saludo a la usanza Nazi. Este fin de semana Arsenal goleó al Chelsea 5-3 en encuentro válido por la Liga Premier.

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