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When Does the American Government Become the Trump Regime?

PARISWe are rapidly approaching the moment when we should stop referring to the American government and start referring to the Trump regime. That…
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The U.S. Government Accuses Two Chinese Phone Makers of Spying on Americans – Here’s Why We Think It’s Bullsh*t

Who needs a China-America trade war when we've got a war over ZTE and sanctions brewing within our own government?!Image: Joe Raedle/Getty ImagesAfter…
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The FCC’s Net Neutrality Rules Are Dead, but the Fight Isn’t

Federal net neutrality protections are officially dead.Today the Federal Communications Commission's rules barring internet providers from blocking or slowing content, or giving special…
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Congress’ Latest Move to Extend Copyright Protection Is Misguided

Almost exactly 20 years ago, Congress passed the Sonny Bono Copyright Term Extension Act, which extended the term of existing copyrights by 20…
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Mnuchin Sees Solid Treasuries Demand After Record U.S. Borrowing

Treasury sees stage set for growth pickup over near term CBO sees U.S. budget deficit rising to $1 trillion by 2020 Source: U.S.…
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If Congress Doesn’t Understand Facebook, What Hope Do Its Users Have?

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg received a less than warm welcome in Washington, DC, where he testified before a joint hearing of two Senate…
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What Would Regulating Facebook Look Like?

The drumbeat to regulate Big Tech began pounding long before the Cambridge Analytica scandal rocked Facebook—six long years ago, the Obama administration pushed…
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Silicon Valley Has Failed to Protect Our Data. Heres How to Fix It

Twitter, LinkedIn, Cambridge Analytica used that data to target likely Trump voters. Facebook responded that, no, this was not a “Featured in , March…
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People Are Ready to Buy Some Guns in the Worlds Murder Capital

In the world’s most murderous country, gun control is starting to lose its appeal.Desperate Brazilians are wondering whether they’d be better off armed,…
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Senate Democrats Have a Plan to Save Net Neutrality

Last Thursday, the Republican-led Federal Communications Commission formally published a rule reversing long-standing and vital protections of the internet known as net neutrality.…
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