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The attacks on so-called “gender ideology” have grown in recent years throughout the world, dominating public debate stoked by electronic networks and backed by extensive rightwing Catholic and evangelical organizations. Although not always in accord, these groups concur that the traditional family is under attack, that children in the classroom are being indoctrinated to become homosexuals, and that “gender” is a dangerous, if not diabolical, ideology threatening to destroy families, local cultures, civilization, and even “man” himself.

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Favorite tweet: Six days after Nov. 3, a Facebook data scientist noticed as much as 1 out of every 50 US views (or 10% of all political views) on the platform…

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Willard hotel was Trump team 'command center' for denying Biden presidency ahead of Jan. 6 - The Washington Post by via https://ift.tt/2ZdvZ8m

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Relief flowed through Facebook in the days after the 2020 presidential election. The company had cracked down on misinformation, foreign interference and hate…

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Can we trust Microsoft with Open Source? - Dusted Codes via Instapaper https://ift.tt/3pwd2J8

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about 500-650 million years ago. Perception, memory, valence, learning, decision-making, anticipation, communication – all once thought the preserve of humankind – are found in a wide variety of living things, including bacteria, unicellular eukaryotes, plants, fungi, non-neuronal animals, and animals with simple nervous systems and brains.

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Fatal shark attacks on humans are still rare but that didn't make this article any less terrifying

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🚨I wrote about public health’s history; why it spent the 20thC moving away from broad coalitions, political advocacy, and a crusading spirit that actively pushed for social reforms; and why it must regain those things to be relevant and effective. 1/

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❤️ Dads on Duty is a group of 40 dads who take shifts being present on campus in the mornings and afternoons and it’s helped stop on-campus fighting. #community #Louisiana

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In one striking internal study, a Facebook researcher created a fake profile for “Carol Smith”, conservative female user whose interests included Fox News and Donald Trump. The experiment showed that within two days, Facebook’s algorithm was recommending “Carol” join groups dedicated to QAnon, a baseless internet conspiracy theory.

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Rep. Waters again calls for federal probe of deputy groups  Los Angeles TimesRep. Waters again calls for federal probe of deputy groups - Los Angeles Times https://ift.tt/3nnCKMW

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RT @chelseyglasson: When this is all said and done fighting Google will have cost me three years of my life, $100,000 in legal bills, and my mental health. As my experiences highlight, Google is the exact same company it was before the Google Walkout. Nothing has changed.

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Online live rooms with super-fast sound We are pioneering a new way of making music by connecting musicians all over the world with a low-latency and high-quality audio network. Audio is sent with no processing at a high bitrate to ensure it sounds just like how it was captured.

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I know it's annoying that everyone writes these, but I wrote one anyway.

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