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Venezuela's Supreme Court targeted in helicopter attack amid ongoing crisis

The apparent helicopter attack is the latest escalation of an ongoing political crisis.

John McCain warns "suppressing free speech" is how dictators "get started"

McCain brought up the issue of dictators on 'Meet the Press' when asked about Trump's Twitter threats to the media.

‘Big Brother 18’: Tiffany Calls Frank a "Dictator" in Jaw-Dropping Speech

A speech that will go down in 'Big Brother' history.
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Watch These Trump Supporters Gush Over Hitler Quotes They Mistook for the Donald's

"Great liars are also great magicians." Mind. Blown.
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This Troubling Image Explains Why So Many People Are Angry With Erykah Badu

One minute she's singing "Happy Birthday" to an African king, and the next she's being lambasted by human rights activists ...

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How Does a Dictator's Kid End Up in London With the Royal Family?

With Saif Gaddafi awaiting trial, many dictators' children have taken to social media to try to take his title as the most internationally prominent offspring of a brutal despot.
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Muslim Brotherhood Deserved to Be Ousted, But Not Like This

Egypt's President Morsi has been removed from office in a military coup. But Egyptians and the world should be very suspicious of the army's intentions.
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Women Are the Losers Of the Arab Spring

On the road to Democracy, the unleashed freedom of Islamic extremists has dampened women's rights in the Middle East.
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Tunisia's Violence Explained By an Expatriate American

Tunisia riveted last Wednesday following the assassination of a prominent secularist leader, Chokri Belaid, shortly two years after its people overthrew the country's dictatorship.

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Holocaust Memorial Day 2013: Silvio Berlusconi Defends Mussolini

Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi praised fascist dictator Benito Mussolini for "having done good" other than his regime's laws against Jews.
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Assault Weapons Ban: Opponents Miss the Point When it Comes to Liberty

While so-called pro-gun rights advocates are up in arms over Obama's mild gun reforms, the Patriot Act and the NDAA are infringing much more of our liberties without much protest.
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5 Dictatorships to Watch in 2013

From Mohammed Morsi to Aleksander Lukashenko, the cast of political egomaniacs remains interesting for 2013.
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In Libya, Focus on the Rule of Law First

Libya should not rush to hold elections before settling fundamental issues of state integrity and security.
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How Art Reflects Dictatorships and Revolutions

The destruction of the art of dictators like Gaddafi and the accompanying creation of new, revolutionary art is a significant part of the process of political change.