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Labour has slipped rightwards on immigration. That needs to change
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Labour has slipped rightwards on immigration. That needs to change

The sheer pace and drama of British politics in recent years is such that big things are in danger of going unprocessed. Take the Brexit vote, which has been causing Labour renewed agonies this week. Last summer, a leave campaign …

Briton admits to cyber-attack on Deutsche Telekom
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Briton admits to cyber-attack on Deutsche Telekom

A 29-year-old British man has confessed to carrying out a cyber-attack on Deutsche Telekom’s routers last year, claiming he had acted on behalf of a Liberian telecommunications company but that his mission had got out of hand.

Speaking via a …

‘Vince Cable is a building block’: Lib Dems on the party’s future
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‘Vince Cable is a building block’: Lib Dems on the party’s future

Vince Cable is officially the new leader of the Liberal Democrats. He stood unopposed in the leadership election, with no other candidates putting their name forward before nominations closed at 4pm on Thursday.

Cable takes over after a disappointing general …

Amazon Pay Places lets you pay for real-world shopping using your Amazon info, starting with TGI Friday’s orders
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Amazon Pay Places lets you pay for real-world shopping using your Amazon info, starting with TGI Friday’s orders

Amazon is today introducing a new feature called Amazon Pay Places, that allows customers to pay for in-store and order ahead shopping experiences using their Amazon app. That is, instead of using cash, check, credit or debit while shopping out …

Perry Praises ‘Clean Coal,’ but Trump Administration Policies Don’t Promote It
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Perry Praises ‘Clean Coal,’ but Trump Administration Policies Don’t Promote It

MORGANTOWN, W.V. — On his first official visit to this coal-seam state that voted overwhelmingly for Donald J. Trump, Energy Secretary Rick Perry praised the work of the scientists at a federal laboratory devoted to figuring out how to burn …

Beware Research Conducted By ‘White, Heterosexual, Cisgendered’ Men Say Professors
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Beware Research Conducted By ‘White, Heterosexual, Cisgendered’ Men Say Professors

Two scientists recently published an academic journal article in which they argue that scholars who mainly cite the research done by white heterosexual men are perpetuating “white heteromasculinism,” which, in turn, purportedly leads to the oppression of diverse voices.

Carrie …

Her son was lynched for being gay. Now her fight for justice is at risk from Trump
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Her son was lynched for being gay. Now her fight for justice is at risk from Trump

Almost 20 years after the brutal and very public death of her son, Matt, who had been the victim of one of the most notorious anti-gay hate crimes in US history, Judy Shepard had managed to change history.

After years …

Gay Journalist Leaves Left Behind And Embraces A ‘Brand New Conservative’
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Gay Journalist Leaves Left Behind And Embraces A ‘Brand New Conservative’

Chadwick Moore, a writer for Out Magazine who profiled gay conservative Milo Yiannopolous in September. He was personally criticized for the story.

Until September, journalist Chadwick Moore says his life had been lived in a liberal bubble — one that …

FULL TEXT: Fixing justice system, not death penalty, will deter crime – Rocamora
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FULL TEXT: Fixing justice system, not death penalty, will deter crime – Rocamora

Siquijor Representative Ramon Rocamora likens the reimposition of the death penalty to handing a match box to a child who is incapable of handling fire

‘NOT COMPELLING ENOUGH.’ Siquijor Representative Ramon Rocamora, former prosecutor, argues against the death penalty bill. …

Trump goes full Nixon on law-and-order, vows “ruthless” war on drugs and crime
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Trump goes full Nixon on law-and-order, vows “ruthless” war on drugs and crime

President Trump reverted to tough drug war oratory and backed it up with a series of executive orders

Trump goes full Nixon on law-and-order, vows "ruthless" war on drugs and crime

In a sharp break with the Obama administration, which …