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Why Ramadan is called Ramadan
MOHAMMAD HASSAN KHALIL

Israel marks 50 years of struggling, “United Jerusalem”
MAAYAN LUBELL

Roger Ailes’ special place in hell
TOM REGAN  Column

Broad alliances trump Trump for Israeli security
JONATHAN MANTHORPE  Column

Gulf States Curbing Opposition
SAMI Report

UK investigates use of personal data in political campaigns
Report

Why Donald Trump won’t be impeached
Trying to listen in Trump’s America 
TOM REGAN Column

India’s Maoist uprising morphs into women’s armed insurgency
Trump-Kim smackdown leaves South Koreans cold
Venezuela spins at the rim of a black hole
JONATHAN MANTHORPE   Column

The Last Person You’d Expect to Die in Childbirth
NINA MARTIN & RENEE MONTAGNE  Magazine

Cash and Chemicals: Banana Boom Blessing and Curse
JORGE SILVA   Photo-essay

Everyday chemicals affect brain, IQ — study
BARBARA DEMENEIX  Expert Witness

London’s Secretive Dark River,
STEFAN WERMUTH  Photo-essay

These three firms own corporate America
JAN FICHTNER, EELKE HEEMSKERK,
and  JAVIER GARCIA-BERNARDO

Feminists mourn Wendy Robbins 
PENNEY KOME   Column

How One Major Internet Company Helps Serve Up Hate
KEN SCHWENCKE    Report

Press freedoms at tipping point: RSF 
Blog post

Journalism at risk from surveillance, data collection
JULIE POSETTI    Expert Witness

 

 

A worker walks past a balloon with a United States flag on it as part of welcome celebrations ahead of the visit of U.S. President Donald Trump, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia May 19, 2017. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed

Trump tours Gulf States amid increase in curbing opposition — report REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed

 

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