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Joe Biden’s Biggest 2020 Problem Is Joe Biden
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Despite cultivating a populist image, the former vice president has spent his career championing policies favored by Republicans and the corporate elite. ...[Read more]
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Israel: PM Netanyahu Rushed to Hospital
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The prime minister is facing multiple corruption allegations. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was rushed to hospital Tuesday, Israeli media reported. Netanyahu was suffering from a fever and coughing, several media reports said. Netanyahu's offi ...[Read more]
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The Year the Open Internet Came Under Siege: 2017 Year in Review
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The fight between the Federal Communications Commission’s choice to abandon the principles of net neutrality and the majority of Americans started early in 2017 and continued into the very last month of the year. But even with the FCC’s bad vote ...[Read more]
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Detained Palestinian teen in viral photo to be sentenced in a court with a 99.74 percent conviction rate
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Fawzi al-Junaidi, 16, will be taken in for a hearing in Israel’s military court today, after being held for more than a week in Israeli detention. Junaidi was detained during clashes that erupted in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron on Dec. 7, the ...[Read more]
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FCC Votes to Overturn Net Neutrality Regulations
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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has reclassified net neutrality from Title II to Title I of the Communications Act of 1934, slashing regulations on what Internet Service Providers (ISP) can do regarding internet speed. The five-member panel, w ...[Read more]
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FCC Set to Roll Back Digital Civil Rights with Thursday vote to Repeal Net Neutrality
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The Federal Communications Commission is set to vote Thursday on whether to repeal the landmark net neutrality protections passed under President Obama in 2015. Net neutrality is the principle that internet service providers treat web content equally and ...[Read more]
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All 535 members of Congress, and how much money they got from ISPs
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The FCC is about to give massive internet service providers the power to divide the internet. It is at risk of becoming unrecognizable. A vital global utility that has been a boon to creative and economic freedom for people around the world may be turned ...[Read more]
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Republicans Now Turn Their Attention to Deregulating Wall Street With Key Hearing Tuesday
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With GOP tax plan moving ahead and the Obamacare fight in the rearview mirror, Republicans in Congress are setting their sights next on deregulating Wall Street. Ten Democrats have co-sponsored a bill that would deregulate Wall Street. That makes the GOP- ...[Read more]
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Ryan pledges ‘entitlement reform’ in 2018
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House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Wednesday said House Republicans will aim to cut spending on Medicare, Medicaid and welfare programs next year as a way to trim the federal deficit. “We’re going to have to get back next year at entitlement reform, ...[Read more]
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Tens of thousands of Israelis protest against Netanyahu, corruption
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About 20,000 Israelis demonstrated in Tel Aviv on Saturday against government corruption and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who is under criminal investigation over allegations of abuse of office. The demonstration was by far the largest of weekly anti ...[Read more]
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Rupert Murdoch says his newspapers have been remendously damaged by the digital age
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Rupert Murdoch says his newspapers are struggling because digital advertising “has been has been tremendously damaging to print”. Speaking at News Corp’s AGM on Wednesday, the 86-year-old media tycoon said he did “not really” have any plans to b ...[Read more]
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