The National Health Service explained | Guardian Explainers
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The National Health Service explained | Guardian Explainers

The NHS has been likened to a national religion, such is its importance in the…

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Are you racist? ‘No’ isn’t a good enough answer – Marlon James | Comment is Free
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Are you racist? ‘No’ isn’t a good enough answer – Marlon James | Comment is Free

Most of us, says Marlon James, are non-racist. While that leaves us with a clear…

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Junior doctors on Lewisham picket line: ‘Devalued, demoralised, determined’ | This is the NHS
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Junior doctors on Lewisham picket line: ‘Devalued, demoralised, determined’ | This is the NHS

Junior doctors on the picket line outside Lewisham hospital in south-east London on Tuesday say…

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Why are junior doctors going on strike? | Guardian Explainers
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Why are junior doctors going on strike? | Guardian Explainers

Junior doctors are on strike for 24 hours, the first such action in 40 years.…

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David Bowie 1947-2016 – video tribute
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David Bowie 1947-2016 – video tribute

From David Bowie’s first appearance on Top of the Pops in the early 1970s to…

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‘I was just a slave’: the foreign domestic staff living a life of five-star serfdom in London
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‘I was just a slave’: the foreign domestic staff living a life of five-star serfdom in London

They live in some of London’s most exclusive locations, cooking, cleaning and caring for the…

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The ASMR videos that give YouTube viewers ‘head orgasms’ (binaural sound) | Guardian Docs
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The ASMR videos that give YouTube viewers ‘head orgasms’ (binaural sound) | Guardian Docs

Online videos of soothing sounds known as ASMR (autonomous sensory meridian response) are increasingly popular.…

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Rio 2016 Olympics: ‘I will win a medal on behalf of all refugees’
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Rio 2016 Olympics: ‘I will win a medal on behalf of all refugees’

Refugees who are highly qualified athletes will be eligible to compete in the Olympics for…

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Don’t let Donald Trump fool you: rightwing populism is the new normal – Gary Younge | CiF
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Don’t let Donald Trump fool you: rightwing populism is the new normal – Gary Younge | CiF

It might be tempting to view the political success of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump…

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‘If abortion were legal in Northern Ireland, women wouldn’t have to suffer’
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‘If abortion were legal in Northern Ireland, women wouldn’t have to suffer’

Women in Northern Ireland who wish to have an abortion can either travel to England…

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