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Strategy shift: Biden confronts Trump head on after year of silent treatment

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In the first moments of his presidency, Joe Biden called on Americans to set aside their deep divisions inflamed by a predecessor he intentionally ignored. He emphasized national unity and appealed to Americans to com...

2021 was the year when football’s silent majority finally found its voice

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Remarkably, the website is still live. Eight months after the European Super League disintegrated in an embarrassing fireball, you might think its founders would be minded to erase all trace of their hubris and humili...

Silent hike, holy hike: a thoughtful country walk in Sussex to ease the soul

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A jovial chorus of voices was fast approaching, punctuated by the excited yelps from an accompanying dog. “Beautiful morning for it, how far you walking?” came the call from the man at the front. Yet my party of 16 d...

Silent Night review – jolly hockey sticks, it’s the end of the world with Keira Knightley

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Apocalyptic tragi-satire might be cinema’s new growth area. Adam McKay’s Don’t Look Up is almost upon us and now here is this arrestingly strange and forthright black comic nightmare from cinematograher turned directo...

Zimbabwe’s older people: the pandemic’s silent victims

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Lunch is Angelica Chibiku’s favourite time. At 12pm she sits on her neatly made bed waiting for her meal at the Society of the Destitute Aged (Soda) home for older people in Highfield, a township in south-west Harare....

Femicides in the US: the silent epidemic few dare to name

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The last week of July, as Gabby Petito and her fiance, Brian Laundrie, posted Instagram photos of themselves hiking barefoot in Utah’s Canyonlands national park, bronzed skin matching apricot-colored rocks, the body o...

Deep impact: the underwater photographers bringing the ocean’s silent struggle to life

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In July, off the Turkish port city of Bodrum, Kerim Sabuncuoğlu stepped from the edge of a boat into the azure Aegean Sea and began to descend. A scuba diver with more than 30 years’ experience, he took up underwater ...

Burning out: the silent crisis spreading among wildland firefighters

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Llew had never been so certain of his imminent death. It was going to hurt. The wildfire in central Washington had already bested the firefighting crews that morning, forcing everyone to retreat to safety zones. Then...

Rhik Samadder tries … silent disco meditation: ‘A man in socks and a bandana is romancing a tree’

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I’m shaking my pelvis with brio, when a goldendoodle ambles up. Don’t you poo, I think. Then again, doing what comes naturally is the point of today. My friend Beth has invited me to try 5Rhythms: a silent disco movem...

Kiwi watchers capture bird song in previously silent sites – video

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The call of New Zealand's iconic kiwi has been captured in sites that were previously silent five years ago. The recordings come after the threatened bird has begun to return to patches of forest where the population ...

Silent sevens: Olympics fail to capture spirit from Rugby World Cup

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The last time Japan played an international match at Tokyo stadium, almost 50,000 people watched the greatest adventure in the country’s rugby history come to an end against an invincible Springboks side who went on t...

Afghan anger over US’s sudden, silent Bagram departure

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The US left Afghanistan’s Bagram airfield after nearly 20 years by shutting off the electricity and slipping away in the night without notifying the base’s new Afghan commander, who discovered the Americans’ departure...

After silent fury and schadenfreude, there’s harmony at home as England face Germany

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The story of my marriage through England v Germany football rivalry begins in 1990. I was living in Rio de Janeiro and throwing myself with wild abandon into the Brazilian way of celebrating the beautiful game. I watc...

A silent decimation: South America’s losing battle against Covid

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The cold, tired and desperate relatives camped outside the Barrio Obrero general hospital in Asunción don’t need charts or datasets to confirm what they can see with their own eyes. As Paraguay records the world’s hig...

It’s oh so quiet: silent whale watching on Iceland’s first electric boat tour

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‘Look! Look! Over there …” The boat listed dramatically as 50 passengers raced to its starboard side. Seconds earlier someone had spied the distinct blow – a spray of airborne water – that signalled a whale was about ...

Wayne Fella Morrison inquest: prison guard silent on what happened inside van

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A prison guard who helped restrain and transport Wayne Fella Morrison during his final moments has repeatedly refused to answer questions during a South Australian coronial inquest into the Indigenous man’s death. Tre...

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