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Louis C.K.'s Explanation of Why He Hates Smartphones Is Sad, Brilliant

In a clarion call that will likely rival his insta-legendary "everything's amazing and nobody's happy" diatribe delivered nearly five years ago on</i> …

Louis C.K.

Facing Algeria

Since last December’s World Cup draw, the Algerian team has been, to my mind, underestimated. They’ve certainly had their ups and downs, and the …

Why I'm on strike today: I can't support myself on $7.85 at Burger King

• Coming Monday: live chat at noon (EST) on what it's like to live on minimum wage in the US<p>I've worked at fast-food restaurants in North Carolina for the past 15 years. I've spent more hours at Church's Chicken, McDonald's and now Burger King than I can remember. I work hard – I never miss a shift …

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Mother describes border vigilante killings in Arizona

Gina Gonzalez says her 9-year-old daughter, Brisenia Flores, pleaded for her life. Opening arguments begin in the trial of Shawna Forde of the Minutemen movement, who is accused in the killing of the girl and her father.<p>January 25, 2011|By Nicholas Riccardi, Los Angeles Times<p>Reporting from Tucson — …

LIFT THE LOAD OF POVERTY | ROSA LUXEMBURG STIFTUNG NYC

<b>By James Jennings.</b> During the summer of 2013, the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act of 1965, Trayvon Martin’s killer was acquitted by a …

Labour's amendment on Syria: full text

The party says that military action must be "legal, proportionate, time-limited and have precise and achievable objectives".<p>This House expresses its …

The Wii U is Nintendo’s Dreamcast | Trusted Reviews

This week everybody got angry, again. The launch of the Xbox One drew much scorn, with people complaining about everything from its appearance and …

Martin Luther King: I Have a Dream revisited

<b>To mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's I Have a Dream speech, BBC Radio 4 asked notable figures to record a recital of the celebrated text.</b><p><b>Listen to it in full below, and see striking images from a period of American history which became a tipping point for social change.</b><p><b>Listen to</b> …

Black History

MIT Scientists 3D Print Tiny LEGO-Like Building Blocks for Creating Large Modular Designs

3D printing is all the rage, and designers around the world are competing to see how they can create the biggest, most jaw-dropping stuff. Here at …

Engineering

Montana judge sorry for comments about 14-year-old rape victim

A Montana judge apologized on Wednesday for saying a 14-year-old rape victim was "older than her chronological age" and had as much control of the situation as the teacher who raped her – remarks that prompted protests and a petition for his resignation.<p>District judge G Todd Baugh made the comments …

March on Washington: Barack Obama leads 50th anniversary celebrations

Barack Obama, the first black president of the United States, marked the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's "I have a dream" speech on Wednesday with a powerful declaration that economic inequality has left the dream unfulfilled for many Americans.<p>On the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in …