After the horror of the 9/11 attacks, many Americans acquiesced in the face of any policy that promised to keep them safe.
We got mass surveillance, deadly foreign wars, state-sanctioned torture, and the incompetent Department of Homeland Security.
USpol free-speech deplatforming
Incendiary title, great reasons. Mozilla makes a good point.
Could it be possible that Latin America will finally discover alternatives to #WhatsApp with the ToS situation?
La RAE y la https://nitter.net/ASALEinforma dan a conocer las doce palabras del año en el universo hispanohablante, una relación de las palabras más significativas de este 2020, de acuerdo con el contexto nacional y global. Descúbralas aquí: http://ow.ly/RYO650CW1ru.
The War on Journalism: The Case of Julian Assange
Brazil was flooded with misinformation about the coronavirus this year, and two students fought it.
Fearing legal action or worse, they've left their city behind and are revealing their identities.
Twitter gave away their personal data to one of the biggest fake news mogul in the country. Their home address was published, along with calls inciting the right wing masses against them.
This is a story about them, and about Brazil in 2020. https://t.co/VlbIvbz7hQ
Amnesty International: "With 131 votes in favor, 117 votes against and 6 abstentions, the Lower House has approved a bill to legalize abortion in #Argentina.
Now the Senate must vote in favor of girls, women and others who can become pregnant to make free decisions about their bodies. #AbortoLegal2020
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