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what we have to do before the 2020 presidential election
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what we have to do before the 2020 presidential election

Hi Friends, Though I am extraordinarily loathe to do so, let’s revisit the 2016 presidential primaries. I was freelancing in seattle which is a fancy way of saying MAD broke and I had had a skype interview with a hillary

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It’s time for the law to protect victims of gender violence | Laura L. Dunn

Throughout the United States, there is growing social awareness that sexual violence and harassment are far too common occurrences within our various institutions — occurrences often without any accountability. As a result, the Me Too movement is upon us, and

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LZ Granderson: The myth of the gay agenda
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LZ Granderson: The myth of the gay agenda

Translator: Jenny Zurawell Reviewer: Morton Bast When I was about 16 years old I can remember flipping through channels at home during summer vacation, looking for a movie to watch on HBO — and how many of you remember “Ferris

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Is your country at risk of becoming a dictatorship? Here’s how to know | Farida Nabourema
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Is your country at risk of becoming a dictatorship? Here’s how to know | Farida Nabourema

A few weeks ago, somebody tweeted during the midterm elections in the United States that Election Day should be made a holiday. And I retweeted, saying, “Well, you’re welcome to come to my country and vote. You’ll get the whole

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How to use personal, inner development to build strong democracies | Tomas Björkman | TEDxBerlin
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How to use personal, inner development to build strong democracies | Tomas Björkman | TEDxBerlin

Translator: Chryssa R. Takahashi Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Thank you. Thank you very much. It’s been a super exciting day today, and we have heard from many of the speakers today that we really live in turbulent times. We

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Why fascism is so tempting — and how your data could power it | Yuval Noah Harari
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Why fascism is so tempting — and how your data could power it | Yuval Noah Harari

Hello, everyone. It’s a bit funny, because I did write that humans will become digital, but I didn’t think it will happen so fast and that it will happen to me. But here I am, as a digital avatar, and

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Democracy is Good, Actually | Very Important Docs²⁵
TEDxYaleWorldFellows – Maria Corina Machado – Democracy: Use It or Lose It
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TEDxYaleWorldFellows – Maria Corina Machado – Democracy: Use It or Lose It

Translator: Fran Ontanaya Reviewer: Capa Girl As a Venezuelan I grew up proud and grateful for having the most stable and long-lasting democracy in Latin America. Like many in my generation, I felt that democracy itself could resolve the problems

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