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World War 2

World War 2

Alexei Navalny back in court, anti-Kremlin movement gets a bitcoin boost

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny appeared in a Moscow court on Friday to face a charge of defaming a Second World War veteran. Meanwhile, Navalny's anti-Kremlin movement has received bitcoin donations worth nearly $380,000 this year, outstripping the total amount it was given in the cryptocurrency in 2020. Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny,…
bubmag
February 12, 2021
World War 2

Mark Cuban is standing up to patriotism for profit in sports

The Dallas Mavericks quietly made the decision to phase out playing the national anthem before games this season at the request of owner Mark Cuban, according to a report from The Athletic. The Mavericks won’t be playing the anthem moving forward. The move comes after widespread action during the anthem…
bubmag
February 10, 2021