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Remains Of Korean War Dead Being Moved

AP | Posted 10.13.2014 | World

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says the remains of thousands of American soldiers killed during the Korean War are being moved due to constru...

Her Own Room: Gloria Steinem, M.I.A., and Kimberle Crenshaw

Nimmi Gowrinathan | Posted 09.18.2014 | Women
Nimmi Gowrinathan

Small spaces for social justice can be suddenly erected, or purposefully constructed. After developing an iconic legal insight Kimberle Crenshaw, found that critical aspects of race theory were reflected most accurately in familiar faces, with familiar politics.

Kiran Gandhi: MBA Student By Day, M.I.A.'s Drummer By Night

Anahita Bahri | Posted 09.18.2014 | Arts
Anahita Bahri

Just over a month ago, Sarah Inoue Virk, a Music Business major at Berklee College of Music, hosted an event called "Balancing Musicianship and Busine...

The MIA/POW Flag No Longer Flies for POWs in Afghanistan

Scott Sigmund Gartner | Posted 08.04.2014 | Politics
Scott Sigmund Gartner

Nothing demonstrates how war has changed more than the fact that thousands of soldiers become prisoners of war (POW) or went missing in action (MIA) in previous conflicts whereas now, with the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, there are no American POWs.

A Funny Little Thing About the ULTRA Music Festival

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 03.29.2014 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

We exited normalcy into what must have been the biggest club in the world, easily larger than any comparable venue located in the hottest nightlife di...

$50 Says At Least One Of These Commercial Songs Gets Stuck In Your Head For A Week

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 02.27.2014 | TV

Sometimes you can't pull up your Shazam app quickly enough to figure out what that darn song is in that one commercial you always see. Fear not, y'all...

MIA Wants You To Know: 'You Always Live Again'

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 09.18.2014 | Entertainment

M.I.A. teamed up with fashion house Kenzo for her "Y.A.L.A." music video, a clip that sees the rapper stunting in contrast colors as a barrage of flas...

An Open (Love) Letter to MIA

Alex Naser-Hall | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Alex Naser-Hall

You think it's messed up that people can't tell their own story -- that people have to have someone come in and package, market, and produce their story for the world to take it seriously. We think it's messed up, too.

The Unsolved Mystery of World War II's Missing Men

Wil Hylton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Books
Wil Hylton

On a warm spring morning in 2008, a rumpled archaeologist named Eric Emery stood at the edge of a massive barge in the middle of the Pacific Ocean and glared down into the water.

M.I.A. Matangi Review: Get Your Karma Up

Rock Genius | Posted 11.08.2013 | Entertainment
Rock Genius

On the first listen Matangi, is like one of those books that you wanna stay up and read. With Matangi M.I.A. is the tenured cool professor, doling out lessons and earworms.

M.I.A. Says Super Bowl Middle FInger Was A Spiritual Gesture

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 11.06.2013 | Entertainment

The infamous middle finger than M.I.A. flashed during the 2012 Super Bowl halftime show was a result of the singer's Hindu spiritual enlightenment. ...

You Can Now Stream M.I.A.'s New Album

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 11.01.2013 | Entertainment

It's been a long road leading up to the release of M.I.A.'s fourth studio album, "Matangi," which was originally supposed to come out in January. It h...

The Power of the Pregnant Body

Frida Berrigan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Frida Berrigan

The fact that pregnant women are running, rapping, dancing, giving speeches and wielding paint brushes on top of step ladders helps to put to rest the enduring sexist notion that pregnancy is a malady, weakness or condition.

MIA Says No To 'YOLO', Yes To 'Y.A.L.A'

The Huffington Post | Kelsey McQuade | Posted 10.17.2013 | Entertainment

Looks like M.I.A. is creating a new mantra all her own. She's replaced the vowels of Drake's exhaustive catch phrase "YOLO" to create an entirely diff...

Versace, M.I.A.'s New Collaboration Is Based On Versace Knockoffs

Posted 10.09.2013 | Style

Last November, M.I.A. spilled the beans she had a project in the works with Versace -- well, it wasn't so much spilling the beans as it was her pullin...

MIA To NFL: Your Halftime Cheerleaders Are More Offensive Than Me

Posted 09.23.2013 | Entertainment

News broke last week that the NFL had been quietly waging a serious legal war against MIA, the singer who flipped off the camera during Madonna's Supe...

Some After-Eight Moments at London Fashion Week

Serena Guen | Posted 11.24.2013 | Style
Serena Guen

Some of the best bits of Fashion Week came to light after the sun went down and Londoners and visitors alike thought no one was looking -- but they were. In that time London flipped to show its underbelly, which was by no means ugly.

The NFL Has Been Waging War Against M.I.A.

Posted 09.20.2013 | Entertainment

It seems like ages since M.I.A. flashed her middle finger while performing "Give Me All Your Luvin'" alongside Madonna and Nicki Minaj at the 2012 Sup...

Singer Drops New Song After Threatening To Leak Her Own Album

Posted 09.04.2013 | Entertainment

After threatening to leak her own album last month, M.I.A. has dropped a new single off of the upcoming "Matangi." Called "Walk With Me," the song was...

The 37 Albums You Need To Hear This Fall

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 09.04.2013 | Entertainment

With the likes of Kanye West and Jay Z surprising fans with massive albums released shortly after they were announced, and everyone from The Backstree...

LISTEN: M.I.A.'s Latest Track May Be A Message To Her Ex

Posted 08.23.2013 | Divorce

M.I.A. released a new song from her forthcoming album "Matangi" this week, and its style is quite a departure from the songstress's usual tracks. ...

MIA Does Blur, Carly Simon, Restarts Documentary

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 08.21.2013 | Entertainment

Because there's no time for a dull moment in the MIA universe (or on @MIAUniverse, her Twitter handle), the singer dropped a new track and seemingly c...

M.I.A. Threatens Record Label, Record Label Listens

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.10.2013 | Entertainment

One does not simply ignore a threat from M.I.A. That's the lesson Interscope Records learned Friday morning when the outspoken singer tweeted that...

Singer Threatens To Leak Her Own Album

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 08.09.2013 | Entertainment

M.I.A. is known for doing things her way (case in point: flipping the bird to the millions of people watching the 2012 Super Bowl), so it's not all th...

Pentagon Unit Faces Fraud, Waste Allegations

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon is investigating alleged waste and misuse of taxpayer dollars by a military-led unit responsible for finding, recoveri...