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Coalition of advocates urges Obama to expand clemency initiative

A coalition of criminal-justice-reform advocates asked President Obama on Tuesday to expand the number of inmates eligible for clemency by granting commutations to broad categories of nonviolent offenders.<p>Currently, inmates who meet certain criteria file individual clemency petitions that are …

Janet Reno, First Woman to Be U.S. Attorney General, Dead at 78

Janet Reno, the first woman to serve as U.S. attorney general and the epicenter of several political storms during the Clinton administration, has died. She was 78.<p>Reno died early Monday from complications of Parkinson's disease, her goddaughter Gabrielle D'Alemberte told The Associated Press. A …

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Spiritually Ambitious And Spiritually Blind

A few years back I was teaching yoga classes and developing a small following of students. One of the ways that is done is by practicing some advanced, beautiful poses. But, for an obvious reason I couldn't quite grasp I always had little injury or two so I was always searching for better …

Liam Fox: Britain will be great again after Brexit

Liam Fox, the International Trade Secretary, will put Britain firmly on the path to withdrawing from the European Union’s single market in a dramatic speech this week.<p>He will make a major speech to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) on Tuesday, signalling the UK’s determination to take its place as …

VAROUFAKIS: Brexit means that the 'EU’s disintegration is now running at full speed'

Writing in a post Friday on the blog OpenDemocracy, Varoufakis said that while he is skeptical of the EU's current structure, the decision by Britain to exit the group was a mistake.<p>"OUT won because the EU establishment have made it impossible, through their anti-democratic reign (not to mention …