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This is the Deportation People were Worried About!

Federal agents ignored President Trump’s pledge to protect from deportation undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children by sending a young man back to his native Mexico, the first such documented case, a USA TODAY examination of the new administration’s immigration policies shows.

After spending an evening with his girlfriend in Calexico,

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UK University Gets Ridiculous with its Level of “Politically Correct” Speech Rules

A UK university has been accused of censoring free speech for banning phrases such as “right-hand man” and “gentleman’s agreement” in favor of more inclusive, gender neutral language.

Cardiff Metropolitan University’s revised code of practice states more appropriate terms should be used where possible, adding that students should

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Americans May Soon Need Visa to Travel to Europe as Visa War Ramps up

Americans should be forced to apply for visas to travel to Europe, the European Parliament has said, in response to Washington refusing to allow all Europeans to travel to the States visa-free.

The US requires nationals from five EU countries to apply for visas Credit: 2002 Getty Images/Joe Raedle

The vote by

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Engineer Forced to Take Technical Test to Enter U.S.

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Nigerian engineer handed written test at New York airport Image copyrightAFPImage captionThe incident is said to have happened at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport

A Nigerian software engineer claims he was handed a written test by a US border officer at New York’s JFK airport to

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Indonesian maid ‘had kidney stolen in Qatar’

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Sri Rabitah, 25, told the Indonesian press on Monday that she only realised what had happened earlier this year when she returned to her home island of Lombok and went to hospital complaining of constant back pain.

Sri Rabitah had her kidney Stolen!

Doctors told the young mother that one of her kidneys

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Debate Over Copyright Bots Underway

“Notice-and-Stay-Down” Is Really “Filter-Everything”

The Proposal Is Unfair to Both Users and Media Platforms

There’s a debate happening right now over copyright bots, programs that social media websites use to scan users’ uploads for potential copyright infringement. A few powerful lobbyists want copyright law to require platforms that host third-party content to employ

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Pence Speaks at Anti-Abortion Rally, says “Life is Winning Again” Probable Push to Reverse Roe Vs. Wade

Vice President Mike Pence declared that “life is winning again in America” at the annual anti-abortion March for Life in Washington, D.C. on Friday.

A longtime opponent of abortion rights and the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that made abortion legal nationwide, Pence made a personal plea to the audience to embrace

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Facebook Bans Russian News Agency From Showing Trump Inauguration

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The dispute apparently arose because the page live-streamed Barack Obama’s final press conference.

Russian President Vladimir Putin is seen on the screen of a television camera during his visit to the new studio complex of television channel ‘Russia Today’ in Moscow Reuters

Russian state broadcaster Russia Today has been banned from Facebook so that

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Freedom of Speech Worldwide at All time Low

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Freedom of speech is at an all-time low worldwide, according to an annual report from the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ). As of December 1, 2016, there are 259 journalists imprisoned internationally, with Turkey accounting for nearly a third of the global total–making 2016 the worst year for journalists since the

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Newport Brand to Introduce Marijuana Cigarettes

Newport Introduces “Marijuana Cigarettes” That Will Go On Sale Worldwide Next Year

Newport Cigarettes, one of the world’s most popular cigarette brands, announced today that they will join the marijuana legalization trend and start producing marijuana cigarettes.

Marketed under the brand ‘Newport Nirvana’, the cigarettes will be made available for sale through marijuana-licensed outlets

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Montreal Mayors Aide Fired, Caught Smoking Methamphetamine (Video)

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An aide to Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre has been fired after a video surfaced reportedly showing him smoking crystal meth, an illegal drug.

Jean-François Thibault, who has worked for Coderre since 2014, is shown inhaling from what appears to be a crack pipe in the video, which TVA posted online. TVA said Thibault confirmed

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Rebel Fight for Aleppo all but Lost

The battle for the Syrian city of Aleppo has reportedly ended after rebels withdrew from six remaining districts in the opposition-held east of the city.

A picture taken on October 18, 2013, shows a rebel fighter standing behind a broken television in the Salaheddin district of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo.

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Internet Giants to Focus More on Removing Extremist Content

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Web giants YouTube , Facebook , Twitter and Microsoft will step up efforts to remove extremist content from their websites by creating a common database… But Should They?

The companies will share ‘hashes’ – unique digital fingerprints they automatically assign to videos

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2,000 Veterans Just Arrived At Standing Rock To Form “Human Shield” Around Protesters

2,000 Veterans Just Arrived At Standing Rock To Form “Human Shield” Around Protesters December 1, 2016 10:49 pm

Over two thousand veterans have volunteered to stand against police brutality and they have started arriving at the Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp

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The Irish Have Now Passed Medicinal Weed

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The Dáil has passed a bill to make cannabis available in Ireland for medicinal use, after the Government said it would not oppose the legislation.

Put forward by People Before Profit TD Gino Kenny, the bill seeks to legalise and regulate cannabis products, which are used for medical purposes.

Speaking after the bill

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ISIS Vacates Mosul, Residents Left with Stories to Tell

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Until three weeks ago, many of Abu Osama’s customers were Islamic State militants who brought their wives and children to his pharmacy on the eastern edge of Mosul for injections and treatment.

A woman looks out by a door as an Iraqi Special forces intelligence team check ID cards in search of Islamic State

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Sweden Bans Drone’s with Cameras

Cameras attached to drones fall foul of Sweden’s strict surveillance laws, the country’s highest court has ruled by slapping an outright ban on drone filming—unless the kit is used by a law enforcement agency or an expensive permit has been issued.

The Supreme Administrative Court of Sweden ruled that all drone cameras count as

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Convicted Human Trafficker Admits to Deals with Organ Harvesters

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Migrants who are unable to pay people smugglers for their journey from Africa to Europe are killed for their organs, a former smuggler has said.

Nuredein Wehabrebi Atta, who has been sentenced to five years in prison for his involvement in moving migrants, told Italian police that migrants who couldn’t pay for journeys

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“I Have Given up” Say’s Pirate Bay Founder

“The internet is shit today. It’s broken. It was probably always broken, but it’s worse than ever.”

Peter Sunde, Pirate Bay Founder

My conversation with Peter Sunde, one of the founders and spokespersons of The Pirate Bay, did not start out optimistically. There’s good reason for that: In the last couple

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Facebook, Google and Twitter Referred to by France as Terrorist “Accomplices”

The French government is stepping up the pressure on Google Inc. and Facebook Inc. to help in the struggle against terrorist groups.

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President Francois Hollande said Tuesday in Paris the government will present a draft law next month that makes Internet operators “accomplices” of hate-speech offenses if they host extremist messages.

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