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Black poverty is state violence, too: Why struggles for criminal justice and living wage are uniting

“Black Lives Matter” doesn’t just refer to cops killing unarmed teens. Here’s why it’s expanding to mean much more<p>For the second time in a week, the swelling protests against police brutality and an unequal criminal justice system coincided with planned labor strikes at low-wage employers …

How Scientists Gained the Ability to Reverse Overdoses

Naloxone can reverse an otherwise fatal heroin overdose within minutes. Carrie Arnold meets the doctors who put this remarkable drug in the hands of …

Drug Addiction

White America’s ignorant bliss: Why so many “good” white people are completely oblivious

Black people have to learn everything about white people just to stay alive. White people just don’t get that<p>I suppose there is no longer much point in debating the facts surrounding the shooting of Michael Brown. First, because Officer Darren Wilson has been cleared by a grand jury, and even the …

Holidays in Stalin's USSR: vintage 1930s travel posters

Garb: Cold Commute

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South Africa among the most unequal countries

South Africa is narrowing the gap between the rich and poor, but still remains one of the most unequal societies globally according to the World Bank.<p>…

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year: Limited Edition Whiskeys for Gifting

The whiskey lover in me adores this time of year, when distillers from all over the globe unleash their new limited edition offerings. The suspense! The mystery! How will the label look? What's the shape of the bottle? How many are they making? How much will it cost? Is this variation on a meh …

Mirtle: Why 3-on-3 could kill the NHL’s shootout (and that’s a good thing)

The Associated Press<p>TREND TO WATCH<p><b>Crosby heating up</b><p>When Sidney Crosby rang up five assists on woeful Buffalo in the first 34 minutes of their game on Saturday night, the hockey world took notice, tuning in en masse to see how high he could go.<p>Five assists, after all, is a rare thing. Six? That …