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Washington Post: Obama tried to give Zuckerberg a wake-up call over fake news on Facebook

Washington Post: Obama tried to give Zuckerberg a wake-up call over fake news on Facebook. “Nine days after Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg dismissed as ‘crazy’ the idea that fake news on his company’s social network played a key role in the U.S. 20 more words

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Biased Agendas

Do any of you know when abortion was made unlawful? Who lobbied Congress to make it unlawful? Why did they do this? What was the result of this group’s effort after their success in getting the law passed? 61 more words

Enlightenment

Washington Post: Facebook, Google and Twitter face proposed bill targeting shadowy political ads

Washington Post: Facebook, Google and Twitter face proposed bill targeting shadowy political ads. “Democratic lawmakers are pushing for new legislation that would require greater disclosure of political ads that run on Internet platforms, despite a pledge by Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg that the company will voluntarily pull back the curtain on political advertising on the social network. 47 more words

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The story behind a story that sold 4,000 copies an hour after mid-night and 100,000 by the end of the day

It was on Wednesday 25th September 1963 that the most hotly anticipated report in British history hit the shelves.  Official reports – known as Blue Books – are usually dull affairs but this one was different – VERY DIFFERENT.  327 more words

20th Century

Colombia Digest IV: Decertification, Green candidate and coalition, Liberal divisions and more

Summary: Donald Trump’s threat to Colombia, the nomination of the Green Alliance’s 2018 presidential candidate and their talks for a coalition, internal divisions in the Liberal Party over 2018 and other news… 7,539 more words

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Working towards a common goal

Dear Friends,

The day I greet is warm and the sun is not as bright as other days have been.
In the distance I can hear the usual sounds of a Sunday morning: various birds… 326 more words

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