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Olivia Newton-John, a legendary Australian singer and an actress remembered as one of the kindest and…

When Coal First Arrived, Americans Said ‘No Thanks’

Back in the 19th century, coal was the nation’s newfangled fuel source—and it faced the same…

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“I let my campers pick a fun Bollywood song to choreograph themselves. They loved it, and…

WATCH: From a Village in Punjab to Washington

First US Pakistani for Congress: More Americans of Pakistan-origin in Congress can influence US domestic and…

US House Speaker Pelosi Set to Defy China and Visit Taiwan: Analysis

CNBC reports several Taiwan media outlets say that U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi will…

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Charles Taylor in the Los Angeles Review of Books: American Stutter, 2019–2021, novelist Steve Erickson’s journal…

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Kissinger Warns Biden Against Endless Confrontation With China

“…the importance of understanding the permanence of China.” Former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger said…

Who Benefits from Income and Wealth Growth in the United States?

Thomas Blanchet, Emmanuel Saez, Gabriel Zucman of the Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley shares…