Libby Brittain's Top Stories

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  1. Bill Cosby’s legacy, recast: Accusers speak in detail about sexual-assault allegations
    They didn’t see a comedian. They saw the “king of the world.” Long before there was a Dr. Cliff Huxtable, before rumpled sweaters and a collective anointing as America’s dad, Bill Cosby was magnified a hundredfold in the eyes of the young models and...
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  2. Marion Barry dies at 78; 4-term D.C. mayor was the most powerful local politician of his generation
    Marion Barry Jr., the Mississippi sharecropper’s son and civil rights activist who served three terms as mayor of the District of Columbia, survived a drug arrest and jail sentence, and then came back to win a fourth term as the city’s chief...
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  3. Fear of Kim Kardashian’s Derrière
    Photo Kim Kardashian. Credit Julian Smith/European Pressphoto Agency I spend a fair amount of time trying to duck Kim Kardashian, but what with her bold attempt to break the Internet last week, I thought I owed it to her to look at the pictures of...
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  4. A Rape on Campus: A Brutal Assault and Struggle for Justice at UVA
    Jackie was just starting her freshman year at the University of Virginia when she was brutally assaulted by seven men at a frat party. When she tried to hold them accountable, a whole new kind of abuse began From Rugby Road to Vinegar Hill, we're...
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  5. The Conflict and the Coverage
    Photo Credit Paul Sahre THIS is the column I never wanted to write. For many months I have received hundreds of emails from readers on both sides of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, complaining about Times coverage. And though email is a cold...
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