Category Archives: international

‘Brainwashed’ podcast reveals the shocking true story behind a prolific conspiracy theory

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcastnews/brainwashed-podcast-reveals-the-shocking-true-story-behind-a-prolific-conspiracy-theory-1.5733067

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$100,000 in bribes helped fraudulent Amazon sellers earn $100 million, DOJ says – Ars Technica

Looks like buyers need to be weary of even Amazon approved resellers at least in some categories. https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2020/09/doj-amazon-workers-took-bribes-to-reinstate-sellers-of-dangerous-products/

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Fossil fuel demand has likely hit its peak, BP says – Globe and Mail

Pumpjacks draw oil out of the ground near Olds, Alta., Thursday, July 16, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh Emma Graney Energy reporter Published September 14, 2020 For Subscribers Options to listen to or read article The article gives two different … Continue reading

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Facebook threatens to block news sharing for Australian users

Facebook threatens to block news sharing for Australian users https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-facebook-threatens-to-block-australian-news-sharing/ France is considering similar changes so digital platforms like Facebook and Google who benefit from news content being shared must contribute to the content. The Canadian government is considering changes … Continue reading

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Will COVID-19 be the end of globalization? – Has globalization been killing the middle class?

I agree that globalization has been killing the middle class and consolidating wealth rather than distributing it as has been claimed by supporters of it. Like most things there needs to be a balance and more protections need to be … Continue reading

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Tesla employee bribed with US$1 million helps FBI arrest Russian hackers – New and Used Car Reviews, Comparisons and News | Driving

https://driving.ca/tesla/auto-news/news/tesla-employee-bribed-with-us1-million-helps-fbi-arrest-russian-hackers

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Apple removes Fortnite developer Epic from App Store – BBC News

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-53955183

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The United States deems UFOs a national security threat. Why is Canada not taking it as seriously?

The United States deems UFOs a national security threat. Why is Canada not taking it as seriously? https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-the-united-states-deems-ufos-a-national-security-threat-why-is-canada/ Related Opinion: Here’s a believable explanation of those UFO videos released by the Navy Published: Oct. 19, 2019 — By Jurica Dujmovic … Continue reading

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Hong Kong media tycoon and pro-democracy activist Jimmy Lai arrested under national security law: top aide

Hong Kong media tycoon and pro-democracy activist Jimmy Lai arrested under national security law: top aide https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-hong-kong-media-tycoon-jimmy-lai-arrested-under-national-security-law/

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‘Dark fleets’ observed fishing off North Korea

“Dark fleets” believed to be from China have been fishing in North Korean waters, potentially netting Pyongyang millions of dollars in illicit fees and forcing smaller North Korean vessels further afield, a series of reports said this week. https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-dark-fleets-observed-fishing-off-north-korea/

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