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Charges Against Former Egyptian President Mubarak Dismissed: Is The Arab Spring Dead?

Hosni Mubarak is likely soon to go free, marking a bitter end to the exciting promise of the Arab uprisings.

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Michael Brown Doesn’t Need To Be A Hero For Ferguson to Matter

Attempts to salvage Michael Brown's character and portray him as angelic detract from the bigger issues at play.


Listful Thinking: 4 Amazing Moments from the Women in the World Summit

We salute Jon Stewart, Hillary Clinton, the Queen of Jordan, a Ukrainian pop star and a fierce woman named Bessie Mogale for helping to bring important female issues into the global spotlight. Aw, yeah.