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The Catalonia Trial: Justice or Vengeance? | People and Power

At the beginning of October 2017, a referendum on Catalonian independence sparked a furious response from the Spanish state, amid accusations that the secessionist politicians and civil society activists behind the poll had committed sedition and rebellion and misused public funds. Over the past four months, those charges have been …

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Sex offender accused of trapping, robbing kids inside store

NEWPORT, N.C. — A sex offender working at a North Carolina convenience store is accused of locking children inside the shop and robbing them. Newport police Chief Keith Lewis tells reporters that two children entered the shop near closing Sunday to buy candy and were trapped by 60-year-old Hector Sanchez, …

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Meghan McCain FAWNS Over Nancy Pelosi

You read that right. Ana Kasparian and John Iadarola, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. MORE TYT: https://tyt.com/trial Hosts: Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola Cast: Ana Kasparian, John Iadarola *** The Largest Online News Show in the World. Hosted by Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian. LIVE STREAMING weekdays 6-8pm …

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Is Big Tech colonising the internet? | All Hail The Algorithm

‘Like Me’ – The Power & Popularity of Big Tech Google, WeChat, Facebook, Huawei and many other American and Chinese tech companies are racing to partner with governments across Africa and Asia, building telecom and tech infrastructure, ‘connecting the unconnected’ and making mobile technology much more affordable. But in the …

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Trump's Illegal Asylum Rule Change Explained

Trump doesn’t respect our system of checks and balances. Ana Kasparian, Brooke Thomas, and Jayar Jackson, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. MORE TYT: https://tyt.com/trial Read more here: https://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-prepares-new-rule-for-asylum-seekers-at-southern-border-11563195494 “The Trump administration moved to dramatically limit Central American migrants’ ability to seek asylum at the U.S. border with …

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Is the Gulf crisis solvable? | Inside Story

Two years since Qatar was blockaded by four Arab nations, yet still no end in sight. A lot can happen in 730 days except, it seems, in the Gulf crisis. Arguably, the standoff between Qatar, and the group of four Arab nations which blockaded it, is still where it was …

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Louvre removes Sackler name from museum amid OxyContin scandal

The Louvre is bidding ‘adieu’ to the Sackler name. The renowned Paris museum scrubbed from one of its wings any mention of the billionaire family — principal owners of Purdue Pharma, the drugmaker behind OxyContin, the painkiller blamed in the deadly opioid epidemic. An Agence France-Presse reporter on Wednesday saw …

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