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CRACKXCOCAINE Is the Drug-Fueled Brand Putting Mexico City on the Streetwear Map

The rotation of so-called “hype” labels in the streetwear community has been steady for several years now. Supreme, Palace, BAPE, YEEZY, Gosha …

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Germany used to be the promised land for migrants. Now, it’s turning back more of them.

SALZBURG, Austria — The 5:08 p.m. to Munich pulled into Salzburg Central Station, and four German police officers boarded the train. This was a migrant sweep, and the cops moved quickly past the fair-skinned passengers, questioning a group of Saudi tourists and a Chicano from Chicago.<p>In the last …

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How a Land High in the Western Himalayas Can Help Us Understand The Crisis of The Modern World

This is a clip from The Economics of Happiness (2011). Thanks to the filmmakers, you can watch the full documentary online for FREE through the month …

This Is How Many People Are Murdered for One Gram of Cocaine

A sobering insight into the drug trade.<p>Cocaine is a drug that, over the years, has been the subject of consistent glamorization—from films like <i>Blow</i> to Netflix's <i>Narcos,</i> which compellingly showed the flamboyant and brutal career and life of Pablo Escobar, a man who shifted a few grams during his time.<p>…

EU referendum poll: pensioners, Tory voters and men are deserting the Brexit campaign

The majority of older voters, Conservative supporters and men are now backing the campaign to stay in the EU following a collapse in support for Brexit, a new exclusive poll for the Telegraph shows.<p>The poll finds that the Remain campaign now has a 13-point lead with just one month until the …

British Muslims becoming a nation within a nation, Trevor Phillips warns

British Muslims are becoming a nation within a nation, the former chair of the Equality and Human Rights Commission has warned.<p>Commenting on a ground-breaking survey, Trevor Phillips said we are “in danger of sacrificing a generation of young British people to values that are antithetical to the …

What would Brexit mean for the City of London?

EU Referendum Logo<p>What does Britain want?<p>As part of the Government's aversion to "ever closer union", prime minister David Cameron wants a firm commitment that Britain's financial services sector - perhaps the single biggest driver of the UK's economic prosperity over the last 20 years - is not …

Potatoes Are Not the Enemy; Here Are 9 Healthy Ways to Eat Them

Potatoes have been given an unfair bad rep, and it's easy to see why: we've been treating them like a vehicle for fat and sugar. When we're not smothering them with butter and sour cream, we're deep-frying them into french fries or tater tots, only to smother them in sugary ketchup or dressing. …

You’ll Never Guess What This Healthy Alfredo Sauce Is Made Of

Alfredo pasta is one of the easiest dishes you can cook at home (almost as easy as these copycat burger recipes). It normally takes less than 15 minutes to make and only requires a few ingredients. While cooking this all-time favorite is always a good idea, buying pasta sauce from the jar really …

Spray-On Nail Polish Is About to Blow Your Mind

It's the ~future~.<p>You guys. YOU GUYS. This is seriously <i>so</i> ground-breaking. You're about to be able to spray on your nail polish, without looking like a total mess. For real!<p>The innovators over at Nails Inc. created a brand-new nail polish that comes in a spray can. It works by only adhering to your …

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Greetings From Mars - Photographs and text by Julien Mauve | LensCulture

In 1492, Christopher Columbus discovered America. Less than 500 years later, it has become a common touristic destination for wealthy people from every part of the world.<p>Unknown worlds are now located far from Earth and our most famous explorer is a robot. “Curiosity” is the Christopher Columbus of …

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The new viral video challenge – Mexican women doing coke

Filming yourself doing something and challenging others to follow suit really had a moment in 2014. Remember the Ice Bucket Challenge? Yes, you do. Remember neknominations? Yes, you do. The Ice Bucket Challenge started as a way to raise money for ALS research, but the latest viral challenge appears …

Why Isis fights | Martin Chulov

Jihadi fighters in Iraq and Syria reveal the apocalyptic motivations of the militant movement that has hijacked the Syrian uprising – and transformed the Middle East<p>For more than a century, Dabiq was one of northern Syria’s forsaken villages, a speck on a vast agricultural plain between the Turkish …

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Shockingly, a Porno Featuring Hijabis and Niqabis Is Not Very Sensitive Toward Islam

We spoke to the producer behind the feature-length porno, <i>Women of the Middle East</i>.<p>Back in November, the BangBros porn network released a new video in which the Lebanese Christian Mia Khalifa and Cuban Juliana Vega portray a daughter-mother Muslim duo getting down and dirty with daughter …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

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The secret world of Isis brides: 'U dnt hav 2 pay 4 ANYTHING if u r wife of a martyr'

Karen sat in a hotel room in Istanbul, grappling with a difficult decision. She had spent about $3,500 (£2,220) on the round trip to Turkey from her home in the US but, when she had bought the ticket, she had had no intention of flying home. The return bookings were for appearance’s sake. Her SMS …

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<b>What the expert says ...</b><p>Julie Bradshaw MBE is one of the world's top open-water swimmers. She holds 15 world distance records including the fastest butterfly crossing of the Channel.<p><b>Increase your range</b><br>Sea swimming isn't necessarily all about long distances, but it's easier to cover the ground when …

What is the Magna Carta and why there is a Google Doodle?

On the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta we ask what actually is it, and what does it mean?<p>The Magna Carta was granted 800 years ago. A series of events are taking place on the anniversary to mark the occasion, including a flotilla of boats sailing down the Thames and a royal appearance in …