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Mass hair cutting has become a ritual for feminists in South Korea. When a woman is attacked for her appearance they protest by chopping off their locks. It is a bold move in a culture obsessed with ...
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The latest news in US politics, with coverage of Joe Biden and the Democrats, Donald Trump and the Republicans plus daily ...
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One afternoon in July 2022, Moninder Singh, a 42-year-old Sikh activist, arrived at Gurdwara Sahib Dasmesh Darbar, a sprawling Sikh temple in suburban Surrey, British Columbia. He wanted to set his ...