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900 women have been killed by men in England and Wales over the past 6 years

The first detailed analysis of deadly violence used against women in England and Wales has been published and it makes for sombre reading.<p>More than 900 women were killed by men in over a six year period, according to The Femicide Census, which has tracked and analysed how, why and by who women are …

Why people believe Trump's lies, fake news, and conspiracy theories

The number is more like 800, Jones told the Washington Post. Trump angrily responded to Jones on Twitter, attacking his union work, but did not deny that he had exaggerated the number.<p>This is just one more on a long list of fibs Trump has told over the past few years.<p>Donald Trump has said that …

Critical Thinking

6 Simple Travel Photography Tips for Beginners

Shares 72<p>Do you find yourself inwardly cringing every time you look at photos from your recent vacations? But not because you look terrible in them, …

10 Social Justice Organizations That Rocked 2016 — And Need You In 2017

<i>We didn’t see this year coming, but we heard it from all sides. In Signal & Noise 2016, you’ll find the way we made sense out of all of that …

How Obama changed America

<b>(CNN) —</b> In May 2010, Time magazine tells us, Barack Obama invited a group of America's most distinguished presidential historians to dinner at the White House. He was searching for ideas, examples and "lessons from his predecessors."<p>"But as the conversation progressed," Time reported, "it became …

The White House
Domestic Violence