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Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Brazil's new neoliberal government is set to push through the most socially retrogressive austerity package in the world, a United Nations official warned on Friday, calling the proposed 20-year freeze on social spending a "radical measure, lacking in all nuance and compassion." Under President Michel Temer, who seized power after a coup ousted...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The U.S. military said Thursday that it intentionally bombed a hospital in...
The "rhetoric of fascism" is on the rise in the U.S. and Europe, a United...

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Lord, what would John Lennon have made of the Trump monster? Marking Thursday's 36th anniversary of Lennon's murder, Yoko Ono posted a plea for gun control, calling his death "a hollowing experience" and pleading, "Together, let's bring back America, the green land of Peace." With so many seeking solace in these ugly times, mourns one fan, "Oh John, you really should be here." Lennon conceded then, and likely would now, "Reality leaves a lot to the imagination."