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100 Women 2016: Is feminism just for white women?

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 19:12
Is everyone included in the movement for gender equality? Has feminism been able to engage women of all races, religions, sexualities and classes? Does feminism include you? These questions were discussed at the BBC's London headquarters as part of 2016's 100 Women season and the debate will be broadcast on the BBC World Service on 1 December at 0900 GMT. Producer: Karnie Sharp.
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The woman trying to help rapists

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 19:11
Australian psychologist Erin Sweeny writes about how she copes with treating sex offenders.
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Barbados at 50

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 18:11
As Barbados celebrates 50 years of independence here are some facts you may not know about the island.
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Editorial Observer: In Paris, Worries That Trump Will Embolden Le Pen

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Tue, 2016-11-29 17:36
The National Front candidate for French president views Donald Trump’s election as “good news for our country,” but others see much to protest.
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Bigger than Trump

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 17:30
A 24-year-old gets millions of hits for her provocative - some say race baiting - video essays.
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We Won't Let You Forget It: Why We Oppose French Attempts to Export the Right To Be Forgotten Worldwide - EFF

Google News French - Tue, 2016-11-29 17:27

We Won't Let You Forget It: Why We Oppose French Attempts to Export the Right To Be Forgotten Worldwide
EFF
One country's government shouldn't determine what Internet users across the globe can see online. But a French regulator is saying that, under Europe's “Right to be Forgotten,” Google should have to delist search results globally, keeping them from ...

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Rolling to one side

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 17:26
As The Rolling Stones release an album paying homage to the black blues musicians that inspired them, the BBC speaks to their black bass player Darryl Jones about race, music and still being the "new guy" after 22 years.
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India prisons: Why security needs to be improved

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 17:23
Two jailbreaks in a month shine a spotlight on security in India's overcrowded prisons.
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Fidel Castro death: Cuba holds commemoration in Havana

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 17:20
Cuba is holding a mass rally in honour of its late revolutionary leader, Fidel Castro.
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Andrew Walker: Can Opec agree to raise the oil price?

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 17:15
Oil prices may be too low for the taste of Opec but getting a deal to push them higher will be hard.
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Rubbish cooking

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 17:10
The firms trying to tackle food waste by using ingredients destined to be thrown away.
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The children who go missing from school

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 16:59
More than 30,000 children were missing from schools in England and Wales for substantial periods of time in the 2014-15 academic year, local education authority figures show.
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Dodging the trans murderers in Turkey

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 16:57
Why Turkey has the highest transgender murder rate in Europe.
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Trump eyes ex-Goldman banker Steve Mnuchin for Treasury

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 16:56
Donald Trump will reportedly pick former Goldman Sachs bank executive Steve Mnuchin as US treasury secretary.
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Simone Biles on how to reach the top

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 16:48
Gymnast and Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles talks to Rajini Vaidyanathan about fame, adoption and meeting President Obama.
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Hull City 1-1 Newcastle United

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 16:48
Newcastle United miss three spot-kicks as Hull City beat the Championship leaders 3-1 on penalties to reach the EFL Cup semi-final.
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French pop star detained in Moscow after plagiarism row with Russian singer - The Guardian

Google News French - Tue, 2016-11-29 16:27

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French pop star detained in Moscow after plagiarism row with Russian singer
The Guardian
The leader of a cult French disco band has been detained in Moscow following a plagiarism dispute with a Russian pop star who recently made the news speaking about his long friendship with US president-elect Donald Trump. Didier Marouani, who ...
French musician 'held' after crying foul in RussiaDeutsche Welle

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Liverpool 2-0 Leeds United

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 16:11
Ben Woodburn becomes the youngest goalscorer in Liverpool's history as they beat Leeds to reach the EFL Cup semi-finals.
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On call with charity Suicide Crisis

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 15:50
Joy Hibbins runs a charity Suicide Crisis, helping people who feel they can no longer cope.
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M62 'road rage' driver attacks lorry with shovel

BBC News - Tue, 2016-11-29 15:26
A truck driver reversed into a stationary lorry on a motorway then attacked the cab with a shovel.
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