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Propaganda

How China Let Loose TWITTER Propaganda Machine…

ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published. Kalen Keegan, a college student at the University of Nebraska Omaha, immediately noticed when her Twitter account unleashed a torrent of posts in Chinese. “My other account got…
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March 27, 2020
Propaganda

China in coronavirus propaganda push as US ties worsen

Chengdu, China - On March 18, China marked a milestone in its "people's war" against the new coronavirus. For the first time in three months, there were no new local infections in the central province of Hubei, where more than 60 million people remain confined to their homes as part…
bubmag
March 26, 2020
Propaganda

10 things in tech you need to know today

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. Amazon has introduced mandatory overtime, increased hourly wages, and scrapped its security checks as it tries to motivate warehouse workers to keep coming to work. Four workers speaking to Business…
bubmag
March 23, 2020
Propaganda

Vikings vs Neo-Nazis: Battling the Far Right in Sweden

Across Sweden, young Viking enthusiasts have been angered by the actions of some far-right organisations who have adopted Viking iconography to represent white supremacist propaganda. One, in particular, is the Nordic Resistance Movement, known as the NRM.Viking enthusiast Robin Lundin is the co-founder of an association called Vikingar Mot Rasism…
bubmag
March 21, 2020
Propaganda

Search for Coronavirus Vaccine Becomes a Global Competition

Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading! Search for Coronavirus Vaccine Becomes a Global Competition (nytimes.com) Posted by msmash on Friday March 20, 2020 @10:00AM from the tussle-continues dept. A global arms race for a coronavirus vaccine is underway. The New York…
bubmag
March 20, 2020