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Peng Shuai Makes Forced Appearance at Beijing 2022

The virtually disappeared Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai made another awkward forced interview appearance during the Beijing Olympics.  Her appearance is a reminder of a list of well-known Chinese celebrities that have disappeared after crossing the Comminust Party.  None of them are bigger than China’s former version of Elon Musk, Jack Ma, who was last […]

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Mayor of Ottowa Declares Honkening an Emergency

Ottawa declares state of emergency over COVID-19 protests From www.washingtonpost.com 2022-02-06 22:38:56 Rob Gillies | AP Excerpt: The mayor of Canada’s capital declared a state of emergency and a former U.S. ambassador to Canada says U.S. Republicans must stop interfering in the domestic affairs of its neighbor as protesters opposed to COVID-19 restrictions continued to paralyze Ottawa’s […]

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Russia Uses Neural Network AI to Hunt Down Protestors

Russians Show Us Why AI Without the Bill of Rights is a Police State From Freedomist.com Excerpt: The Russian government has released some details of a recent experiment to utilize neural network artificial intelligence to attempt to trach down the locations of protestors based on video surveillance the AI was able to analyze.  The experiment […]

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Guilt by Potential Threat Through Speech is Chilling India’s Democracy

Indian anti-terror law snags more than terrorists From www.csmonitor.com 2021-12-22 16:44:02 Sarita Santoshini Excerpt:   India has long prided itself on being the world’s largest democracy. But that reputation is looking shaky these days, as the government led by Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi cracks down on opponents of all stripes. The authorities are making particular […]

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Why Chile Abandoned the Right for the New Left

Why voters in Chile elected a young, leftist president From www.csmonitor.com 2021-12-19 23:40:45 Patricia Luna and Joshua Goodman Excerpt: Leftist Gabriel Boric was elected president of Chile Sunday with 56% of the votes compared to 44% for conservative José Antonio Kast, a free-market firebrand. Santiago, Chile A leftist millennial who rose to prominence during anti-government […]

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Philippines Rocked by Typhoon as Deaths Mount

Typhoon Rai Devastates Philippines with Death Toll Rising From Freedomist.com Excerpt: The Philippines has been hit by a massive typhoon named Rai.  The typhoon struck the Philippines this past Thursday, December 16th and rescue and recovery efforts have been ongoing ever since.  So far, the death toll has gone past 375, with the final toll […]

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China Wins Hong Kong Elections

Hong Kong: Pro-Beijing candidates sweep controversial LegCo election From www.bbc.co.uk 2021-12-20 13:04:23 Excerpt: Pro-Beijing candidates have claimed a victory in Hong Kong’s Legislative Council (LegCo) election, as the city saw its lowest-ever voter turnout. It was the first LegCo election since China made sweeping and controversial changes to the city’s electoral system. Officials argue the […]

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China to Crack Down Even More on Religious Freedom

Xi Targets Christians for Han Nationalization From Freedomist.com Excerpt: Xi is announcing new efforts to nationalize (make Han Chinese) all beliefs and customs to harmonize with the Middle Kingdom, the beacon of the world, whose beacon, Socialism with Chinese Characteristics, will one day shape the societies of the world. These are my words, but Xi’s […]

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Woman Claims Maxwell Recruited Her to Get More Girls for Epstein

Maxwell Sent Girl to Groom Other Girls, Witness Testifies From Freedomist.com Excerpt:  The Ghislaine Maxwell trial is continuing, with a 44 year old woman named Kate taking the stand to testify that Maxwell sent her out to find girls her age (she was 17 at the time), that Maxwell asked her to dress up in […]

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China Unable to Bury Pen Shuai Controvery

China Can’t Stop the Deafening Silence from Peng Shuai From Freedomist.com Excerpt: It seems not even Beijing can conceal the political ruthlessness of its actions from the world even when it comes to how it usually treats its stars, specifically female stars, like sexual conquests for the party elites.  The top-ranked doubles tennis player in […]

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