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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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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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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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Federal Court rules Canada-U.S. Safe Third Country Agreement unconstitutional | Globalnews.ca

The US no longer considered a safe third country due to imprisonment when asylum seekers returned to the US including children. https://globalnews.ca/news/7205230/federal-court-rules-canada-u-s-safe-third-country-agreement-unconstitutional/

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An 8 year old shot and killed in Atlanta while in a car with her mother when parking in an area that has had protests

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.nbcnews.com/news/amp/ncna1232945 An 8 year old shot and killed in Atlanta while in a car with her mother when parking in an area that has had protests after another police officer killed an african american man and now faces charges. I … Continue reading

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Has questionable census classifications contributed to divisiveness?

Voters waiting to cast their ballots in Florida on Tuesday.Credit…Brynn Anderson/Associated Press Voters waiting to cast their ballots in Florida on Tuesday.Credit…Brynn Anderson/Associated Press Opinion New York Times Aug 30 2018 Who’s Afraid of a White Minority? The battle over … Continue reading

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Chinese Telecom giant Huawei – A dragon in sheep’s clothing?

Fabrizio Bensch / Reuters Mark Towhey / Winnipeg SUN Opinion Columnist Published: December 9, 2019 Towhey: Huawei – A dragon in sheep’s clothing? — I didn’t know Cisco and Nortel were aggressively targeted back then but does not surprise me. … Continue reading

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Does this historic quote sum up what is happening in the US today?

Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty When a man unprincipled in private life desperate in his fortune, bold in his temper, possessed of considerable talents, having the advantage of military habits—despotic in his ordinary demeanour—known to have scoffed in private at the … Continue reading

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Tech giants and others are Reading License Plates

Google And Facebook Are Reading Your License Plates https://jalopnik.com/google-is-reading-your-license-plates-1839259494 Some police, public or third party for profit traffic or parking photo enforcement partners, public auto insurance providers and others are also using OCR and automatic license plate readers (ALPR’s). In … Continue reading

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Police advise to not chase property thiefs plus info about stand your ground and self defense laws

Manitoba Headingley RCMP urging victims of theft not to pursue suspects Warning comes after string of chases, including one that ended in crash: Headingley RCMP CBC News · Posted: Sep 16, 2019 4:33 PM CT | Last Updated: September 16 … Continue reading

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