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Zach Carter

University of Virginia Scandal Fingers Education's Corporate Masters | Zach Carter | Posted 06.25.2012 | College

For more than two weeks, the University of Virginia has been in an uproar over the abrupt resignation of school President Teresa Sullivan. Sullivan st...

Zach Carter

University Coup Led By Political Donors Lacking Academic Experience | Zach Carter | Posted 06.21.2012 | College

WASHINGTON -- The leadership coup at the University of Virginia was conducted by a governing board with profound financial means and limited professio...

Who Killed Brad Will?

Erin Siegal McIntyre | Posted 07.29.2012 | World
Erin Siegal McIntyre

Osorio Ortega is not the first man accused of murdering Brad Will. In 2008, Mexican authorities fingered baker Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno as Will's killer.

Remember the Chicken Hawks

James Moore | Posted 07.28.2012 | Politics
James Moore

Some of us were marching off to war and some of us were marching in the streets of Washington. The Vietnam War very quickly created rifts in a generation.

Below the Fold: Feds Pipe Up and Greedy Governors Screw Homeowners

Richard Zombeck | Posted 07.24.2012 | Business
Richard Zombeck

A wrap-up of stories and posts you might have missed or overlooked -- the ones below the fold: There's been more than the usual static from the Federal Reserve Banks this month.

Theater for NATO: Dramatizing Protest, Representing War

Monica Westin | Posted 07.22.2012 | Chicago
Monica Westin

Two theater pieces reminded me that the perennial "crisis of theater" as no longer relevant for art audiences -- let alone politics -- is once again easily defied. Sometimes being a theater audience is the only way to get at the truth of the "real" thing.

Violence and Greeting Cards

Robert Koehler | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics
Robert Koehler

The history of violence that is coming to Chicago belongs entirely to NATO. What a paradox. We mask unutterable brutality and an agenda of endless violence and global domination in the language of Hallmark greeting cards and turn sound cannons on the ensuing cries of outrage.

Romney: Bank Of America, Occupy Protesters 'Too Young' To Understand Economy

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.12.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney said the protesters rallying against Bank of America in Charlotte this week are too young "to really understand how the economy works." ...

Spain Celebrates Protest With Protests

AP | ALAN CLENDENNING | Posted 07.12.2012 | Business

MADRID — At least 100,000 Spaniards angered by grim economic prospects and the political handling of the international financial crisis turned o...

PHOTOS: Pictures Of The Week: April 30-May 6

Posted 05.07.2012 | Home

To see more great photography visit HuffPost Exposure. ...

Around the World in 10 Photos

Posted 05.05.2012 | World

From Argentina to Zimbabwe, the monumental to the day-to-day, each week, HuffPost World will present some of the most remarkable images from across th...

Another Former 'ER' Star Arrested Protesting In D.C.

AP | MICHAEL WEINFELD | Posted 06.23.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON — Former "ER" star Noah Wyle and about 100 members of the group ADAPT were arrested Monday during a Capitol Hill protest to urge Cong...

Tax Day Doesn't Belong to the Tea Party Anymore

Mark Engler | Posted 06.17.2012 | Politics
Mark Engler

This year, if you say "Tax Day" and "social movement," the Tea Party isn't necessarily the first thing that comes to mind. And if you go looking for a protest, you'll likely find folks protesting against the tax evaders of the top 1 percent.

Trayvon Martin Dominates Media Coverage, But Some Wish It Didn't

Akilah Bolden-Monifa | Posted 06.13.2012 | Black Voices
Akilah Bolden-Monifa

News and information about Trayvon Martin's death dominates the media.  It wasn't always that way,  the shooting occurred on February 26th but the n...

Occupy Chicago Ready for a Spring of Discontent

Mark Cassello | Posted 06.05.2012 | Chicago
Mark Cassello

A confluence of events will make Chicago the national and perhaps worldwide hub of the Occupy Movement through the spring. Welcome to the Chicago Spring.

Quran-Burning Pastor Sues City Over Free Speech Violation

Posted 04.03.2012 | Detroit

Terry Jones, the Florida pastor who has publicly condemned Islam, filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Dearborn, Mich., claiming the city is violating his ...

Massacre Story Sparks Both Outrage and Reflection

David Tereshchuk | Posted 05.16.2012 | Media
David Tereshchuk

Amid the worldwide horror and revulsion over nine Afghan children and seven adults evidently murdered by a US soldier, it was remarkable how, in the wake of the shootings, the Afghan media were so restrained in their coverage.

PHOTOS: Pictures Of The Week: March 5 - 11

Posted 03.12.2012 | Home

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More Than 30 Arrested While Protesting Contentious Legislation

AP | Posted 03.03.2012 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. -- More than 30 activists have been arrested for refusing to leave the Virginia Capitol steps during a protest of anti-abortion legislat...

Sorry's Not Good Enough in Afghanistan. Here's Why

Robert Greenwald and Derrick Crowe | Posted 04.29.2012 | World
Robert Greenwald and Derrick Crowe

It turns out that after all this time, all these lives, and all this money, not only have we not won over the Afghan street, we've not even won over the hearts and minds of the people we're giving guns and paychecks.

Arin Greenwood

'Voluntaryist' Who Thwarts Police Doesn't Want Public Roads | Arin Greenwood | Posted 02.23.2012 | DC

FALLS CHURCH, Va. -- In Eddie Free's ideal world, the Falls Church roads he drives on his way to and from work would be privately owned. Though the...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

'99 Percent' Protest CPAC | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Conservative Political Action Conference drew crowds of protesters on Friday, as members of the Occupy Wall Street movement and labo...

Arin Greenwood

AIDS Activists Complain Of Unfair Treatment | Arin Greenwood | Posted 02.08.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Last April, a dozen HIV/AIDS activists chained themselves together inside the office of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) and we...

Tucson School Walk Outs Grow: Protest School District's Folly and Mexican American Studies Banishment

Jeff Biggers | Posted 03.24.2012 | Education
Jeff Biggers

As the nation watches the Tucson Unified School District's spiral into disarray, hundreds of students have walked out of their Tucson schools today in a coordinated protest against the banishment of the district's acclaimed Mexican American Studies program.

Occupy Group Calls For Creation Of 'National Peace Memorial'

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 01.23.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Members of Occupy Washington DC, the protest group that has been camped out in Freedom Plaza since Oct. 6, are calling for President Oba...