DUBLIN, IRELAND - May 23, 2015: People pass by a VOTE YES campaign graffiti in central Dublin, as the votes on Ireland’s referendum on same-sex marriage were being counted around the country. Ireland become the first nation to approve same-sex marriage by a popular vote, sweeping aside the opposition of the Roman Catholic Church in a resounding victory for the gay rights movement. CREDIT: Paulo Nunes dos Santos for The New York Times

Review: ‘Far From the Madding Crowd,’ the Rom-Com


By A. O. SCOTT

Carey Mulligan stars in Thomas Vinterberg’s adaptation of the Thomas Hardy novel, with Matthias Schoenaerts, Tom Sturridge and Michael Sheen as her Victorian suitors.

Published: April 30, 2015 at 08:00PM

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Review: ‘Far From the Madding Crowd,’ the Rom-Com


By A. O. SCOTT

Carey Mulligan stars in Thomas Vinterberg’s adaptation of the Thomas Hardy novel, with Matthias Schoenaerts, Tom Sturridge and Michael Sheen as her Victorian suitors.

Published: April 30, 2015 at 08:00PM

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The nation’s second-largest city voted Tuesday to increase its minimum wage from $9 an hour to $15 an hour by 2020, in what is perhaps the most significant victory so far for labor groups and their allies who are engaged in a national push to raise the minimum wage.

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At Cannes Film Festival, ‘Dheepan’ Wins Palme d’Or


By MANOHLA DARGIS

Jacques Audiard’s tense drama about three Sri Lankan refugees struggling to assimilate in a violent French ghetto was a surprise winner.

Published: May 24, 2015 at 08:00PM

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Review: ‘Far From the Madding Crowd,’ the Rom-Com


By A. O. SCOTT

Carey Mulligan stars in Thomas Vinterberg’s adaptation of the Thomas Hardy novel, with Matthias Schoenaerts, Tom Sturridge and Michael Sheen as her Victorian suitors.

Published: April 30, 2015 at 08:00PM

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