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New Today -- 20 January 2015


The legitimization of Marine Le Pen

By opening its pages to Le Pen, the New York Times has signaled that powerful sections of the ruling class view anti-Muslim racism as a legitimate part of the public debate.

News & Analysis

Oxfam: Richest one percent set to control more wealth than the bottom 99 percent

As the global financial oligarchy descended on Davos, Switzerland this week, the Oxfam charity released new figures on the colossal growth of social inequality.

Ukraine opens offensive against pro-Russian separatists in the east

UK to launch enhanced "anti-terror measures" and domestic use of troops

German city plans to accommodate refugees in former concentration camp

Sri Lankan government discusses phony "100-day work program"

US rejects North Korea overtures

Mexico's state oil company sacks thousands of workers

Haiti earthquake relief funds unaccounted for amid pervasive human misery

US education secretary promises no let-up in standardized testing

Media magnate Péladeau seeks Parti Québécois leadership

Violent crackdown on hunger strikers in Australian refugee camp

Labor vows to outdo "debt reduction" in Australian state election

Australia: Widespread disaffection in Queensland election

Arts Review

The historical and political issues in Selma


New York Times publishes new "revelations" on North Korea

Workers Struggles

Workers Struggles: The Americas

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