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United Kingdom academic publisher reposts blocked China articles after outcry

United Kingdom academic publisher reposts blocked China articles after outcry

Cambridge University Press also posted the statement in Chinese on mainland blogging site Weibo. CUP yesterday bowed to pressure and announced a U-turn over the scholarly journal China Quarterly . The CUP's presence in China has been a positive thing, even if it comes with some imposed restrictions from China, "but you do not censor yourself, that's a basic principle", he said.



9 percent call neo-Nazi views acceptable

More than half of Americans in a recent poll opposed President Donald Trump's comments of last Tuesday placing " blame on both sides " for the violent white supremacist march in Charlottesville earlier this month. Impressively, O'Reilly then ends his post by saying that all of his could've been avoided if Trump and "millions of others" had been willing to accept a "zero tolerance" policy when it comes to white supremacists, but he makes that point without expressing a single word of support ...


Report Details 'Out of Control' Hyannisport Party Leading to Kennedy Arrests

Report Details 'Out of Control' Hyannisport Party Leading to Kennedy Arrests

The charges are punishable by a fine, not jail time, as neither Kennedy has a prior conviction on these charges, police say. But a police report from the Barnstable Police Department likely makes embarrassing reading for the Kennedy family, and serves as a reminder that the decadeslong public fascination with the Kennedy clan could prove a headache as well as a boon to the candidate.


Kushner leads U.S. delegation for peace talks in Middle East

Kushner leads U.S. delegation for peace talks in Middle East

Trump issued a six-month waiver instead. Saudi Arabia's crown prince met senior US officials including presidential adviser Jared Kushner in Jeddah on Tuesday and discussed efforts to bring about peace between the Israelis and Palestinians, Saudi state news agency SPA said.


Barcelona terror attack: Spain suspects bought weapons after first attack

Barcelona terror attack: Spain suspects bought weapons after first attack

The detail came light as National Court Judge Fernando Andreu issued orders to jail two of the surviving suspects without bail and provisionally freed another. Investigators also found receipts for purchases made by the group, including 500 litres of acetone and other materials which can be used to make explosives, bought at the beginning of August, the court document showed.


Pence: Need More, Not Less Monuments

Pence: Need More, Not Less Monuments

The answer to what we should do with all these troublesome Confederate monuments ? "I will be introducing a bill to remove Confederate statues from the US Capitol building", Booker wrote on Twitter. I know it's the President's heart desire to see the American people to come together, to be unified. While Pence appeared on Fox, and on NBC's Today show to talk about the administration's Afghanistan strategy Trump announced Monday, he continues to be asked to defend Trump's controversial ...