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Lying, corrupt, anti-American cops are running amok with AI
Hundreds of thousands of law enforcement agents in the US have the authority to use blackbox AI to conduct unethical surveillance, generate evidence, and circumvent our Fourth Amendment protections.
Labour pledges same rights for all workers from day one of jobs
All workers from direct employees to those in the gig economy would be eligible for sick pay, holiday, parental leave and the minimum wage from day one of their jobs under new plans announced by Labour.
Analysis | What Gerrymandering Means and Why It's Here to Stay
Gerrymandering, the process of drawing congressional district lines (in sometimes absurd ways) to fortify one political party at the expense of another, is as old as the U.S. republic.
Analysis | How Partisan Gerrymandering Became Supreme U.S. Issue
Gerrymandering, the process of drawing congressional district lines (in sometimes absurd ways) to fortify one political party at the expense of another, is as old as the U.S. republic.
Lebanon Turns to Billionaire Tycoon to Form Next Government
Najib Mikati, who has served as prime minister twice before, will try to form a government that can please Lebanon's politicians and address its financial meltdown. His two predecessors failed.
The Guardian view on Tunisia's coup: a spring that turns to winter | Editorial
n 2011 Tunisia was the first Arab nation to topple its dictator, and the only one where genuine democracy survives.
London flood: Sadiq Khan says bolder action' needed on climate change
Heavy downpours on Sunday led to widespread flooding in parts of London with hospitals, Tube stations and homes all affected.
L.A. Times Needs to Stop High Speed Gaslighting
Once again, the L.A. Times's most irresponsible reporter repeats battery train blather
Lebanon: Najib Mikati named new prime minister-designate
The billionaire businessman is now tasked with forming a reformist government for a possible third stint as PM.
Covid conspiracy theorist investigated by police over doctor hanging comments
Police are investigating an anti-vaxxer who compared people delivering coronavirus vaccines to Nazi doctors who were hung, as her son calls for her to be prosecuted.