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Police fire tear gas in Hong Kong and protestors douse – The Globe and Mail

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/video-police-fire-tear-gas-at-protestors-in-hong-kong/# Video shot by Globe journalist Nathan VanderKlippe shows protestors in Hong Kong on Wednesday dousing a tear gas canister with water. — Image Hong Kong’s resistance in 16 seconds: ‘If there is ever a video to give you hope … Continue reading

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Human Rights Under Attack: Gareth Peirce on The New Dark Age

British lawyer and human rights activist Gareth Peirce. In the 2018 Sir Graham Day Lecture, she warns eroding human rights under the guise of national security is a profound attack on democracy. (Mary Lynk/CBC) (Mary Lynk/CBC) CBC Radio · Ideas … Continue reading

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Manufacturing Discontent: The perils of populism | CBC Radio

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/ideas/manufacturing-discontent-the-perils-of-populism-1.4989616

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Social Media and Internet Monopolies Manipulating the Masses

Sept 28, 2017, smartphone being operated in front of GAFA logos as background in Hédé-Bazouges, western France. (DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images) April 25 2018 Powerful message, warnings, impacts and solutions offered. Digital Media and Global Affairs expert Taylor Owen talks about … Continue reading

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The EU, Brexit and Public Trust Enforcement in the EU and elsewhere

 July 25 2017 – Kevin Yaworski – Public Advocate The following article shows once again the EU is a defender and enforcer of public trust and is opposing corporate and government anti-trust and anti-democratic policies. Why are the public not … Continue reading

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