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>"The big reveal: Google and Facebook are marketing companies. That is how they make money. What is more extraordinary is how much the two companies have thus far _...Read More_
>"The big reveal: Google and Facebook are marketing companies. That is how they make money. What is more extraordinary is how much the two companies have thus far _...Read More_
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>"The Bureau of Prisons has piloted a program that can give authorities “huge secret intelligence into the public sender of postal mail.”"
>"The Bureau of Prisons has piloted a program that can give authorities “huge secret intelligence into the public sender of postal mail.”"
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"The video-sharing app avoids scrutiny because politicians don’t take it seriously."
"The video-sharing app avoids scrutiny because politicians don’t take it seriously."
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"The ubiquity of access to information has lulled us into complacency with its flipside: ever more highly technologized forms of surveillance and the overexposure of our personal data"
"The ubiquity of access to information has lulled us into complacency with its flipside: ever more highly technologized forms of surveillance and the overexposure of our personal data"
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>"The historian and politician helped transform how several generations understood 18th- and 19th-century history."
>"The historian and politician helped transform how several generations understood 18th- and 19th-century history."
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An excellent, thoughtful, well supported essay about the weaponization of identity to benefit an elite individualized pundit class and further erase marginalized immigrants.
An excellent, thoughtful, well supported essay about the weaponization of identity to benefit an elite individualized pundit class and further erase marginalized immigrants.
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>"A political binary touted by progressives has alienated huge numbers of people over the course of the pandemic."
>"A political binary touted by progressives has alienated huge numbers of people over the course of the pandemic."
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"As emails loom omnipresent in our connected lives, is the quest for an empty inbox a noble pursuit or _...Read More_
"As emails loom omnipresent in our connected lives, is the quest for an empty inbox a noble pursuit or _...Read More_
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>"At one point, the fast food mascot was more recognisable than Jesus Christ. What happened?"
>"At one point, the fast food mascot was more recognisable than Jesus Christ. What happened?"
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"The writing of fiction premises a shared mooring in certain social facts. What happens when such consensus is dissolved—through fractionalization, the willful spread of lies, or the achievement of the former by means of the latter? Though _...Read More_
"The writing of fiction premises a shared mooring in certain social facts. What happens when such consensus is dissolved—through fractionalization, the willful spread of lies, or the achievement of the former by means of the latter? Though _...Read More_
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>"The push to remove Jamie Spears but not end the conservatorship was a strategic move on the part of the pop star’s lawyers."
>"The push to remove Jamie Spears but not end the conservatorship was a strategic move on the part of the pop star’s lawyers."
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>"A group called Counterweight assists people who feel that their bosses and co-workers are forcing them to endorse social-justice _...Read More_
>"A group called Counterweight assists people who feel that their bosses and co-workers are forcing them to endorse social-justice _...Read More_
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>"The new show is trying to make the very 2002 premise of the comic it’s based on work in 2021."
>"The new show is trying to make the very 2002 premise of the comic it’s based on work in 2021."