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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

(Asia Society)

Justice Ginsburg Part II: Gender, the Second Amendment, Immigration & More | Did Egypt’s Military Ever Stop Running Egypt? | Bicycle Shares: Rapidly Changing Public Transportation | Colorado Floods: The Rescue Efforts and the Challenges Ahead | Navy Yard Gunman Kills 12 | New Art Exhibit "Iran Modern" Uncovers Forgotten Chapter of History | 

Justice Ginsburg Part II: Gender, the Second Amendment, Immigration & More

As the second woman to serve on the Supreme Court, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg often fields questions about gender and justice. In the second half of her wide-ranging interview with T...

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United Nations Report Confirms the Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria

The U.N.’s long-awaited report came out on Monday confirming the use of chemical weapons in Syria. But there are several competing interests in the Syrian conflict. Robin Wright is di...

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Did Egypt’s Military Ever Stop Running Egypt?

In June 2012, Egypt saw its first democratically elected president: Mohammed Morsi. But just one year later, President Morsi was overthrown and Egypt’s military was back in charge. Th...

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Bicycle Shares: Rapidly Changing Public Transportation

The visionary man behind Washington D.C.’s pioneering bike share program is now the transportation commissioner for another enormous American city that has rolled out a bike share pro...

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Colorado Floods: The Rescue Efforts and the Challenges Ahead

Severe flooding and mudslides in Colorado have led to at least five deaths, as well as the destruction or damage of nearly 20,000 homes across 15 counties. Heather Hansen, a resident ...

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Navy Yard Gunman Kills 12

The nation's capital went into lock down on Monday morning when a former Navy reservist killed 12 people in a shooting rampage at the Washington Navy Yard, and injured several more. J...

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New Art Exhibit "Iran Modern" Uncovers Forgotten Chapter of History

“Iran Modern," a new exhibition currently on display at the Asia Society in New York City, paints a vibrant portrait of a country—and time period—that many Americans are entirely unfa...

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