Americans and ‘Cancel Culture’: Where Some See Calls for Accountability, Others See Censorship, Punishment

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“People have challenged each other’s views for much of human history. But the internet – particularly social media – has changed how, when and where these kinds of interactions occur. The number of people who can go online and call out others for their behavior or words is immense, and it’s ne...

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Oil Prices Rally to Highest Settlements in Years

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by Bloomberg | Andres Guerra Luz & Alex Longleyclick here to read the original article*this article was NOT written by Roseland Oil & Gas (Bloomberg) — Oil resumed its advance, reaching the highest settlement in over two years with the OPEC+ alliance forecasting a tightening globa...

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OPEC to raise oil production in July, stays mum on what’s next

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By GRANT SMITH, SALMA EL WARDANY AND JAVIER BLASclick here to read the original article*this article was NOT written by Roseland Oil & Gas LONDON (Bloomberg) –OPEC+ stuck to its plan to hike oil output in July, but Saudi Arabia’s energy minister kept the market guessing as to whether the g...

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ROM Site Owner Made $30,000 a Year — Now Owes Nintendo $2.1 Million

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An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: The now-unemployed owner of a shuttered ROM distribution site has been ordered to pay $2.1 million in damages to Nintendo after trying and failing to defend himself in the case. In September 2019, Nintendo filed a lawsuit against Los Angeles res...

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Do we remember last year’s ‘science’ behind the origins of the Wuhan virus? Our alphabetized bicoastal ‘medical professionals’ followed the ‘science’ in assuring us that the virus originated with bats—or were they pangolins?—in a ‘wet’ meat market. The scientific chorus echoed the ‘impossibility’ that the ‘viral sequencing’ could ever have been altered by humans. To suggest so, was racist, xenophobic, Trumpian, and backward.“

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wrathofgnon:“The study of history is a powerful antidote to…

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“The study of history is a powerful antidote to contemporary arrogance. It is humbling to discover how many of our glib assumptions, which seem to us novel and plausible, have been tested before, not once but many times and in innumerable guises; and discovered to be, at great human cost...

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Burning the Books: A Conversation with Richard Ovenden & Abby Smith Rumsey

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Please join us on June 14th at 11am PT for a virtual book talk with Richard Ovenden, about his book Burning the Books: A History of the Deliberate Destruction of Knowledge, which has been shortlisted for the Wolfson History Prize.

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Richard is joined by Abby Sm...

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