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2020: “Slavery not a crime for almost half the countries in the world – study”

“Although laws allowing slavery have been scrapped worldwide, many of the 193 U.N. member states have not gone on to explicitly criminalise slavery Slavery is not a crime in almost half the countries in the world, a study of global … Continue reading

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“Nearly 500 million animals killed in Australian bushfires, experts fear”

“Around 480 million animals are feared to have died in the bushfires sweeping Australia, including nearly a third of the koalas in New South Wales‘s main habitat. Ecologists at the University of Sydney estimate around 480 million mammals, birds and reptiles have … Continue reading

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Good News: “1/3 of all [U.S.] abortion clinics have closed in the last 5 years”

“A new report from the pro-abortion Abortion Care Network found that almost one third of all independent abortion facilities have closed since 2012… Between 2014 and 2019, 136 independent abortion businesses closed across the country. States that saw the highest … Continue reading

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Censorship: “China blocks almost a quarter of accredited foreign news sites: watchdog”

“China’s “Great Firewall” system of online censorship blocks domestic access to nearly a quarter of the foreign news organisations accredited to report in the country, a press watchdog said Tuesday. Beijing bars its citizens from accessing the publicly available websites … Continue reading

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“Survey: Almost a Quarter of Millennials Say They Have No Friends”

“A new survey reveals that almost a quarter of millennials say they have no friends while 30% say they are always or often lonely. 22% of millennials (aged 23 – 38) surveyed by YouGov said they had no friends while … Continue reading

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“…China backtracked on almost all aspects of U.S. trade deal…”

“U.S. President Donald Trump responded in a tweet on Sunday vowing to raise tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods from 10 to 25 percent on Friday – timed to land in the middle of a scheduled visit by China’s … Continue reading

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Massive News: “Email addresses of almost a BILLION people are leaked…”

“Almost one billion people’s personal data has been breached online by a shadowy marketing company that has since disappeared without a trace. Email addresses from 982 million people were listed in what researchers are calling one of the ‘biggest and … Continue reading

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