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The hidden racism of young white Americans

Recently, chilling videos surfaced online of young University of Oklahoma students, members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity, reciting a …


DNA records effects of conquest, slave trade in the Americas

The Internet and modern genetics have been a pair of high-wattage searchlights slicing through one of the darkest periods of modern human history: more than three centuries of conquest, slave trade and population displacement in the Americas.<p>Historians now can sort through ship manifests once …


13 Scariest Freshwater Animals

From the fearsome piranha and vampire fish to the mighty anaconda, the crocodile, and the candiru, these are among the most terrifying reptiles, insects, spiders, and fish.


Islamic State is 'most potent threat to the world since Third Reich' says Nobel Prize winner

V S Naipaul says Isil is 'dedicated to a contemporary holocaust' as he urges the West 'urgently expand' their efforts to defeat the group<p>Isil threaten to create a “Fourth Reich” through violence and propaganda equal to the Nazis, a Nobel Prize-winner has said, as he warns of a “contemporary …

“Race is being used to wreck the middle class”: The silent bigotry of America’s poverty politics

<b>Sean Hannity, Rush Limbaugh (Jeff Malet/maletphoto.com/AP/J. Scott Applewhite/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>The rightwing media’s true influence: Racial resentment is the “strongest predictor” of welfare spending in America<p>Sean McElwee<p>March 22, 2015 11:00am (UTC)<p>Progressives have long argued that …