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  1. News - World - OBITUARY

    Author and journalist Joe McGinniss dies, aged 71

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 10:35pm by AP

    ... vice-president. Having lost the 1960 election in part because of his pale, sweaty appearance during his first debate with John F. Kennedy and aware of his reputation as a partisan willing to play dirty, ... such raw and unflattering details. McGinniss revealed Nixon aides, disparaging vice-presidential candidate Spiro Agnew, drafting memos on how to fix Nixon's "cold" image and debating ...

  2. News - World - OBITUARY

    US authority on Chinese art James Cahill dies at the age of 87

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 09:54pm by NYT

    ... backed away from his judgment and the painting's authenticity is still a matter of debate. McClatchy-Tribune ...

  3. News - World - OBITUARY

    Amiri Baraka, activist writer allied with Black Power Movement, dies

    Posted Jan 10th 2014, 11:33pm by AP

    ... was more radical or polarising than the former LeRoi Jones, and no one did more to extend the political debates of the civil rights era to the world of the arts. He inspired at least one generation ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Leftist publisher Chak Nuen-fai dies, aged 93

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... magazine Wide Angle, was also opposed to the national security legislation in 2003 for implementing Article 23 of the Basic Law, saying it would undermine press freedom. During a patriotism debate initiated by state-run media, Chak said some pro-Beijing figures had mixed up the concepts of country, party and government in the debate. "A person who loves our country does not have to love ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Writer and poet Leung Ping-kwan remembered for crossing art divide

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... was one of the few literati involved in cross-discipline performances. His openness was precious. He liked debating, which was a good thing." Leung was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2009. He ...

  6. News - World - OBITUARY

    Roy Bates, self-styled prince of Sealand, a British sea fort, dies at 91

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... occupied Fort Roughs in 1966. The 550-square-metre platform lies 13 kilometres off England in the North Sea. Bates declared it independent from Britain on September 2, 1967, triggering debate ...

  7. News - World - OBITUARY

    Helen Gurley Brown, longtime Cosmopolitan editor, dies at 90

    Posted Aug 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of sex advice and articles about men, work and female health on the inside. The debate over whether Brown empowered women to take charge of their lives or self-helped them into old-school ...



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