EFF to Ecuador’s Human Rights Secretariat: Protecting Security Experts is Vital to Safeguard Everyone’s Rights

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Today, EFF sent a letter to Ecuador's Human Rights Secretariat about the troubling, slow-motion case against the Swedish computer security expert Ola Bini since his arrest in April 2019, following Julian Assange's ejection from Ecuador's London Embassy. Ola Bini faced 70 days of imprisonment until a...
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Why some biologists and ecologists think social media is a risk to humanity

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Vox/Recode: “Social media has drastically restructured the way we communicate in an incredibly short period of time. We can discover, “Like,” click on, and share information faster than ever before, guided by algorithms most of us don’t quite understand. And while some social scientists, journ...

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Keeper Bio: George and Sarah Thomas

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This article came to our attention via Lighthouses Offline Task Handler This article came to our attention via Chesapeake Chapter U.S.L.H.S. Date of Service: 1855-1859 1855: George Thomas is named Principal Keeper at Cove Point Lighthouse, MD. His salary was $350/year. 1857: Keeper Thomas dies on duty at Cove Point Lighthouse, ... Read More - …

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San Leon Announces Final Results

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San Leon, the independent oil and gas production, development and exploration company focused on Nigeria, is pleased to announce its audited final results for the year ended 31 December 2020.
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SDX Energy Commences Drilling Operations in South Disouq

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SDX Energy Plc (SDX), the MENA-focused energy company, is pleased to announce the commencement of the South Disouq drilling campaign, which will comprise two wells over the next few months. ...

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Postal banking could provide free accounts to 21 million Americans who don’t have access to a credit union or community bank

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Via LLRXPostal banking could provide free accounts to 21 million Americans who don’t have access to a credit union or community bank – About a quarter of census tracts with a post office don’t have a community bank or credit union branch, suggesting postal banking could provide a fina...

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Title: Admiral Nimitz in the conning tower of the first nuclear submarine, the USS Nautilus (SSN-571), on 24 June 1957, off San Francisco, California Source: https://reddit.com/r/ColorizedHistory/comments/60ypx6/admiral_nimitz_in_the_conning_tower_of_the_first/ Author: ...

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Despite Warning, Town Deemed Condo Building in ‘Good Shape’

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Despite an engineer’s warning of major structural problems, a town building official told board members their Florida high-rise condominium was in “very good shape” almost three years before it collapsed, according to minutes of that meeting. The post Despite Warning, Town Deemed Condo Building in ‘...

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Wear a mask

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The view from my apartment window in China. I wore a N95 mask regularly for entirely different reasons than we do today. Eventually it became inconvenient, I became complacent, and ...

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