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Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The right-wing assault on women's health and reproductive rights continues to rage in state legislatures across the United States, with a new report showing that in the first half of 2015 alone, states enacted no fewer than 51 wide-ranging abortion restrictions. According to the New York-based research non-profit the Guttmacher Institute, many of...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
One day after it leaked a trove of documents related to the massive, pro-...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
BP and the Justice Department announced Thursday the agreement of an $18.7...

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A tale of ingenious Palestinian resistance to the indignities of Israeli occupation, the film The Wanted 18 - mixing Claymation, interviews and talking cows - recreates the Israeli pursuit of 18 cows bought by the residents of Beit Sahour to resist Israeli milk hegemony and create their own dairy co-op. The cows are declared "a threat to the national security," and go underground. The director on cows on the lam: "A nation that can't make fun of its own wounds will never be able to heal."