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Conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly dies at 92
Phyllis Schlafly, who became a "founding mother" of the modern U.S. conservative movement by battling feminists in the 1970s and working tirelessly to defeat the Equal Rights Amendment, died on Monday at the age of 92, her Eagle Forum group said. Schlafly, who lived in the St. Louis suburb of Ladue...

 

Abortion clinic 'buffer zones' struck down
The US supreme court struck down a Massachusetts law ensuring a 35-foot protective “buffer zone” outside abortion clinics, ruling that it violated the first amendment by preventing the free speech of anti-abortion protesters. In a unanimous decision, the court said the zone was too swee...

 

50M Global refugees - Highest since WWII
According to the latest UN high commissioner for refugees (UNHCR) report the global refugee figure passes 50 Million  for the first time since the second world war  More than half of those displaced are children, and aid organizations are reaching a breaking point. The a...

 

The 10 most corrupt US states
If you live in Oregon, Washington, Minnesota, Nebraska, Iowa, Vermont, Utah, New Hampshire, Colorado, or Kansas you can take solace in the fact that yours is one of the "least corrupt states" and you're  not getting ripped off as badly as the rest of us. A new study from researchers at th...

 

India Police fired over hanged girls
Two police officers in India have been sacked for refusing to help search for two missing girls who were later found gang-raped and hanged, officials say. They were also charged with criminal conspiracy, police said, adding that three people had been arrested so far. The government has pledged to ...

 

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