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  • Egged Australian Senator Who Blamed Muslims For NZ Shootings Loses Election
    Fraser Anning, the far-right Australian senator who blamed Muslim immigrants for the New Zealand mosque shootings, was voted out of office during Australia’s elections this weekend. After an Australian white supremacist shot up two mosques and killed 50 people in New Zealand, Anning made a shocking statement in which he ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-05-20
  • Sri Lanka’s Top Security Officials Asked To Resign After Failure To Prevent Bombings
    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s president has asked for the resignations of the defense secretary and national police chief, a dramatic internal shake-up after security forces shrugged off intelligence reports warning of possible attacks before Easter bombings that killed over 350 people, the president’s office said Wednesday. It ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-24
  • Sri Lanka’s Top Security Officials Asked To Resign After Failure To Prevent Bombings
    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s president has asked for the resignations of the defense secretary and national police chief, a dramatic internal shake-up after security forces shrugged off intelligence reports warning of possible attacks before Easter bombings that killed over 350 people, the president’s office said ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-24
  • Police Identify ‘New Breed’ Of Terrorists In Northern Ireland After Reporter Fatally Shot
    LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland arrested two teenagers Saturday in connection with the fatal shooting of a young journalist during rioting in the city of Londonderry and warned of a “new breed” of terrorists threatening the peace. The men, aged 18 and 19, were detained under anti-terrorism legislation ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-20
  • Police Identify ‘New Breed’ Of Terrorists In Northern Ireland After Reporter Fatally Shot
    LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland arrested two teenagers Saturday in connection with the fatal shooting of a young journalist during rioting in the city of Londonderry and warned of a “new breed” of terrorists threatening the peace. The men, aged 18 and 19, were detained under ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-20
  • Yellow Vest Anger Burns In Paris, Fueled By France’s Notre Dame Fire Response
    PARIS (AP) — French yellow vest protesters set fires along a march route through Paris on Saturday to drive home their message to a government they see as out of touch with the problems of the poor: that rebuilding the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral isn’t the only problem France needs ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-20
  • Yellow Vest Anger Burns In Paris, Fueled By France’s Notre Dame Fire Response
    PARIS (AP) — French yellow vest protesters set fires along a march route through Paris on Saturday to drive home their message to a government they see as out of touch with the problems of the poor: that rebuilding the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral isn’t the only problem ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-20
  • North Korea Wants Pompeo Out Of Nuclear Talks, Accuses Him Of ‘Talking Nonsense’
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Thursday that it had test-fired a new type of “tactical guided weapon,” its first such test in nearly half a year, and demanded that Washington remove Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from nuclear negotiations. The test, which didn’t appear to be of ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-18
  • North Korea Wants Pompeo Out Of Nuclear Talks, Accuses Him Of ‘Talking Nonsense’
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Thursday that it had test-fired a new type of “tactical guided weapon,” its first such test in nearly half a year, and demanded that Washington remove Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from nuclear negotiations. The test, which didn’t appear to ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-18
  • Former Peruvian President Alan García Dies After Shooting Himself In The Head
    LIMA, Peru (AP) — Former Peruvian President Alan García died Wednesday after shooting himself in the head moments after police attempted to detain him amid corruption allegations in Latin America’s largest graft probe. President Martin Vizcarra announced on Twitter that García died after undergoing emergency surgery hours earlier. Doctors at ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-17
  • Former Peruvian President Alan García Dies After Shooting Himself In The Head
    LIMA, Peru (AP) — Former Peruvian President Alan García died Wednesday after shooting himself in the head moments after police attempted to detain him amid corruption allegations in Latin America’s largest graft probe. ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-17
  • EU Grants Six-Month Delay Of Brexit
    LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May urged lawmakers Thursday to spend the upcoming Easter break to “reflect” on the need for a Brexit compromise, after a clearly frustrated European Union gave the country six more months to find a way to leave the bloc.She said doing so and ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-11
  • Sudanese Officials Say Army Forced Autocratic President To Step Down
    CAIRO (AP) — Tens of thousands of Sudanese marched toward the center of the capital Khartoum on Thursday, cheering, singing and dancing in celebration as two senior officials said the military had forced longtime autocratic President Omar al-Bashir to step down after 30 years in power. The circumstances of al-Bashir’s ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-11
  • Sudanese Officials Say Army Forced Autocratic President To Step Down
    CAIRO (AP) — Tens of thousands of Sudanese marched toward the center of the capital Khartoum on Thursday, cheering, singing and dancing in celebration as two senior officials said the military had forced longtime autocratic President Omar al-Bashir to step down after 30 years in power. The circumstances ... read more
    Source: Other – Talking Points Memo 1Published on 2019-04-11
  • U.K. Lawmaker Stabbed While Meeting Constituents Has Died
    British Conservative lawmaker David Amess has died after being stabbed Friday during a meeting with constituents at a church in eastern England. A 25-year-old man has been arrested. The Essex Police force said officers were called to reports of a stabbing in Leigh-on-Sea just after noon Friday. It ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-10-15
  • Officials Are Seeking the Cause of a Taiwan Building Fire That Killed 46
    KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan — Taiwanese officials set up an independent commission Friday to investigate the conditions at a run-down building in the port city of Kaohsiung where a fire killed 46, while authorities scoured the blackened ruins for the cause of the blaze. Prosecutor Hong Ruei-fen told reporters ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-10-15
  • ‘It Is a Battle for Facts.’ What Nobel Peace Prize Winner Maria Ressa Understands About Why She Was Chosen
    If Maria Ressa long has been known to people who follow the news, she has become absolutely essential to anyone grappling with why the news has gotten harder and harder to follow. Born in Manila and raised in New Jersey, Ressa, who is 58, worked for CNN for ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-10-08
  • Inside the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of Tomorrow’s Business Leaders
    Tima Bansal begins every new course with a cautionary statistic for her business school students. A 2008 study found that MBA candidates enter business school with more community-oriented values, but graduate with more selfish ones. “They come in caring about the world, and they leave caring more about ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-10-08
  • The Invisible Tragedy Facing Refugees Like Me
    In August the United States withdrew from Afghanistan, leading to hundreds of thousands of Afghans being forced from their homes by violence. These Afghans join the millions displaced worldwide in this year alone, and they join the more than 82 million people–refugees, asylum seekers and internally displaced – ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-10-08
  • America’s War in Afghanistan Is Over. But in the Horn of Africa, Its War on Terror Rages On
    In a remote corner of eastern Africa, behind tiers of razor wire and concrete blast walls, it’s possible to get a glimpse of America’s unending war on terrorism. Camp Lemonnier, a 550-acre military base, houses U.S. special-operations teams tasked with fighting the world’s most powerful al-Qaeda affiliates. Unfolding ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-09-30
  • The Enduring Hope of Jane Goodall
    In the early years of World War II, when Jane Goodall was around 6 years old, she was often woken from her sleep by the blare of air-raid sirens. The sound warned that Nazi planes were flying over Bournemouth, the English seaside town where Goodall’s family had moved ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-09-30
  • Ecuador Declares a Prison Emergency After 116 People Were Killed in a Riot
    QUITO, Ecuador — Ecuador’s president has declared a state of emergency in the prison system following a battle among gang members in a coastal lockup that killed at least 116 people and injured 80 in what authorities say was the worst prison bloodbath ever in the country. ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-09-30
  • Top Rohingya Refugee Leader Mohibullah, Who Met Trump, Shot Dead in a Camp in Bangladesh
    DHAKA, Bangladesh — An international representative of ethnic Rohingya refugees was shot to death in a camp in Bangladesh by unknown gunmen late Wednesday, police said. Mohibullah, who is in his 40s, was a teacher who emerged as a key refugee leader and a spokesman representing the ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-09-30
  • The Overlooked American Survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    More than 75 years after the U.S. dropped atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on Aug. 6 and Aug. 9, 1945, roughly 136,000 people are living with the memories—and effects—of the disasters. In the U.S., specifically, there are believed to be just under 1,000 ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-09-29
  • America’s Defense Pact with Australia and the U.K. Has Humiliated France’s Macron. But It Might Also Help Him
    For years, French President Emmanuel Macron butted heads, bit his tongue in frustration, and lashed out at former President Donald Trump, who refused to yield an inch to his entreaties about global cooperation. Trump pulled the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear deal and the Paris Agreement on ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-09-21
  • My Father Was a Vocal Critic of Nicaragua’s President. Now He’s a Political Prisoner
    My father, Francisco Aguirre-Sacasa, turned 77 this month. Normally, my entire family would gather somewhere in the States to celebrate his birthday with a late-summer cookout, a sheet cake and ice cream. This year, though, there wasn’t a cookout. It wasn’t one of those rare, precious times when ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-09-21
  • Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party Falls Short of Majority, but Will Remain in Power
    (TORONTO) — Canadians gave Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party a victory in Monday’s parliamentary elections, but his gamble to win a majority of seats failed and the result was remarkably similar to the election two years ago. The Liberals won the most seats of any party. The ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-09-20
  • ByteDance’s New TikTok for Kids in China Limits Access to 40 Minutes a Day
    ByteDance introduced a TikTok-style service for China’s youth that sets strict controls on daily usage after Beijing stepped up efforts to protect minors from the internet’s risks. The app, called Xiao Qu Xing or “Little Fun Star,” offers a personalized feed of short videos in areas ranging from science ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-09-20
  • Angelina Jolie: The People of Afghanistan Deserve So Much Better Than This
    Whatever your views on the war in Afghanistan, we probably agree on one thing: it should not have ended this way. Giving up the idea of a peace agreement between the Afghan government and the Taliban, appearing to cut and run, and abandoning our allies and supporters in ... read more
    Source: Other – Time 2Published on 2021-08-20
  • Police In At Least 24 Countries Have Used Clearview AI. Find Out Which Ones Here.
    As of February 2020, 88 law enforcement and government-affiliated agencies in 24 countries outside the United States have tried to use controversial facial recognition technology Clearview AI, according to a BuzzFeed News investigation. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2021-08-27
  • This Former Marine Is Facing Jail Time For A Fake Kidnapping Gone Wrong In A North Korean Embassy
    Christopher Ahn believed he could soothe the fears of defectors fleeing the horrors of the Kim regime. He found himself in the crosshairs of international law enforcement. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2021-06-07
  • Police In Delhi Have Descended On Twitter’s Headquarters In The Country
    An elite crime squad searched Twitter’s New Delhi offices after the company labeled tweets from members of the ruling party “manipulated media.” View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2021-05-25
  • Instagram Censored Posts About One Of Islam’s Holiest Mosques, Drawing Employee Ire
    The photo-sharing app mistakenly removed content about the Al-Aqsa Mosque, the site of clashes between Israeli police forces and Palestinian worshippers, after associating the site with terrorism. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2021-05-13
  • Police Killed 20-Year-Old Daunte Wright On Sunday, Sparking Protests
    Police did not release the victim’s name, but Katie Wright identified him as her son, Daunte Wright. The shooting led hundreds of people to protest — and police to fire tear gas. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2021-04-13
  • Stop Freaking Out: You Probably Already Have Some Type Of Vaccine Passport
    Schools, international travel, and military service — people in the US already have to prove they are vaccinated against many diseases. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2021-04-08
  • After Fueling A Genocide, Facebook Is Taking A Stand Against A Myanmar Coup
    In an internal post, the company outlined how it will try to protect people opposing Myanmar’s military coup. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2021-02-03
  • Violent Protests Erupted In India. Then Calls For Police To Shoot The Protesters Went Viral On Twitter.
    Twitter did not take “Shoot” off its trending topics for at least a couple of hours — after there was public outcry and after BuzzFeed News emailed asking for comment. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2021-01-28
  • These Photos And Videos Of Pro-Democracy Protests In Russia Are Shockingly Intense
    Russians braved -60 degree weather and police brutality to demand opposition leader Alexei Navalny's release. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2021-01-25
  • These Photos Show What The #EndSARS Movement Looked Like
    In October, protests against Nigeria’s notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squad became a global movement. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2020-12-31
  • Biden’s Team Warned That He Won’t Be Able To Change All Of Trump’s Immigration Policies Overnight
    The presidential transition team laid out several priorities, such as revising who can make an asylum claim first and ending what they call artificial capacity limits that restrict how many immigrants can be processed at the border. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2020-12-22
  • The Mafia Is Probably Going To Try To Get Their Hands On The COVID Vaccine
    Coronavirus vaccines will be "equivalent of liquid gold to organized crime networks," according to global police agency Interpol. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2020-12-02
  • Philadelphia Police Shot And Killed A Black Man Who Officials Say Was Carrying A Knife
    The man, identified in local news reports as Walter Wallace Jr., died of his injuries at a nearby hospital, triggering protests. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2020-10-27
  • Philadelphia Police Shot And Killed A Black Man Who Officials Say Was Carrying A Knife
    The man, identified in local news reports as William Wallace Jr., died of his injuries at a nearby hospital, triggering protests. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2020-10-27
  • Nigeria’s Military Shot And Killed Peaceful Protesters Who Were Calling For An End To Police Brutality
    The #EndSARS movement has swept across Nigeria and the world — but the country’s president won’t acknowledge it even after protesters were slaughtered. View Entire Post › ... read more
    Source: Other – Buzzfeed 3Published on 2020-10-22