Politics

Politics

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By David Montgomery and Alan Blinder The Obama administration on Wednesday faced its first major challenge to its directive this month about the civil rights...

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By Krishnadev Calamur The Taliban’s new leader, Haibatullah Akhundzada, is being described as a “hardline religious scholar” who issues most of the group’s fatwas, as...

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By Matt Vasilogambros South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley signed a bill on Wednesday that bans abortions 20 weeks after conception. The law does not have...

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By Maajid Nawaz Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan came to power in 2002, a year after the formation of his AK party. But spending 11 years...

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By Ian Johnson Along the valleys and mountains hugging the East China Sea, a Chinese government campaign to remove crosses from church spires has left...

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By David Edwards The host of a Texas political show on Sunday asked Keven Ellis, a candidate for State Board of Education in District 9,...

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By Christine Hauser Oklahoma lawmakers have introduced a bill that would allow students to request on religious grounds that their public schools provide a bathroom...

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By Matt Ford Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin vetoed a unprecedented bill Friday that would have made it a felony for physicians to perform abortions in...

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By Yezmin Villarreal Sadiq Khan, the mayor of London, flew the rainbow flag from City Hall on Tuesday to commemorate the International Day Against Homophobia...

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By Reuters A group of 51 Muslim states has blocked 11 gay and transgender organizations from attending a high-level meeting at the United Nations next...