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WATCH: The Anti-Authoritarian Politics of Harry Potter

Posted by on December 6, 2018 in Entertainment, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
WATCH: The Anti-Authoritarian Politics of Harry Potter

JK Rowling’s wizarding world isn’t all wands, charms, and transfigurations. The magical universe inhabited by characters like Harry Potter and Newt Scamander is rife with the dangerous incompetence of adults, unchecked corruption, and appalling abuses of power, and not just by Voldemort or Grindelwald.

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WATCH: What To Trust in a “Post-Truth” World | Alex Edmans [TED Video]

WATCH: What To Trust in a “Post-Truth” World | Alex Edmans [TED Video]

Watch this fascinating TED video with Alex Edmans discussing what you can trust in a ‘post-truth’ world. #truth #ted

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Canada Hate Crimes Up 47% As Muslims, Jews and Black People Targeted

Posted by on December 1, 2018 in Alternative Media, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Canada Hate Crimes Up 47% As Muslims, Jews and Black People Targeted

Hate crimes in Canada increased 47% in 2017, primarily targeting Muslims, Jews and black people, according to new figures released by the country’s statistical agency.

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The Price of Free (Incredible Documentary about Liberating Children From Slavery)

The Price of Free (Incredible Documentary about Liberating Children From Slavery)

Follow the thrilling story of Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi’s journey to liberate every child from slavery. THE PRICE OF FREE follows Satyarthi and his team of activists around the world on secret raid and rescue missions as they hunt for missing children and work to reunite them with their families. Winner of the Grand Jury Prize, US Documentary, Sundance 2018.

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Shooting Pepper Spray at Children Is Okay, Former CBP Deputy Chief Tells Fox News, Because ‘You Could Actually Put It on Your Nachos and Eat It’

Posted by on November 26, 2018 in Corporate Controlled Media, Media & Arts, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Shooting Pepper Spray at Children Is Okay, Former CBP Deputy Chief Tells Fox News, Because ‘You Could Actually Put It on Your Nachos and Eat It’

Amid widespread outrage and condemnation over the tear gassing of mothers, their children, and other asylum seekers and migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border on Sunday, Ronald Colburn, president of the Border Patrol Foundation and former national deputy chief of the CBP, appeared on Fox & Friends Monday morning and claimed the gas—which reports said led to children “screaming and coughing in the mayhem” that resulted from it—was really just a “natural” product and “you actually could put it on your nachos and eat it.”

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Why Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” Is The Ultimate Thanksgiving Song (You’ll Be Amazed By Its Meaning!)

Why Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” Is The Ultimate Thanksgiving Song (You’ll Be Amazed By Its Meaning!)

Thanksgiving is a day to give thanks for our blessings. In Hallelujah, songwriter Leonard Cohen takes thankfulness to a whole other level. Let’s start by giving thanks to Leonard, who died in 2016 at the age of 82, for bringing us such beautiful and meaningful song.

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Facebook Applies For Patent On Technology That Identifies Households For Targeted Ads

Posted by on November 19, 2018 in Internet, Media & Arts, Social Media with 0 Comments
Facebook Applies For Patent On Technology That Identifies Households For Targeted Ads

In Facebook’s patent application, titled “Predicting Household Demographics Based on Image Data,” the company makes very clear the purpose of its new technology. If the patent is granted, and officials at Facebook choose to move forward with the new technology, it would likely be part of a major family-targeting program—one aimed at providing retailers with the data they need to target products that whole families might want to purchase, such as a vacation or a phone package plan.

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The Best Stan Lee Characters We’ll Never Forget

Posted by on November 16, 2018 in Entertainment, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
The Best Stan Lee Characters We’ll Never Forget

For many, Stan Lee will live on forever in the characters he created. What better way to honor him than by remembering the characters we’ll never forget?

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Social Media Use Increases Depression and Loneliness, Study Finds

Posted by on November 15, 2018 in Media & Arts, Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science, Social Media with 0 Comments
Social Media Use Increases Depression and Loneliness, Study Finds

Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram may not be great for personal well-being. The first experimental study examining use of multiple platforms shows a causal link between time spent on these social media and increased depression and loneliness.

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Stan Lee, Marvel Comics’ Real-Life Superhero, Dies at 95 (Plus His Top 10 Greatest Comics)

Stan Lee, Marvel Comics’ Real-Life Superhero, Dies at 95 (Plus His Top 10 Greatest Comics)

Lee’s fame and influence as the face and figurehead of Marvel, even in his nonagenarian years, remained considerable. Beginning in the 1960s, the irrepressible and feisty Lee punched up his Marvel superheroes with personality, not just power. Until then, comic book headliners like those of DC Comics were square and well-adjusted, but his heroes had human foibles and hang-ups; Peter Parker/Spider-Man, for example, fretted about his dandruff and was confused about dating. The evildoers were a mess of psychological complexity.

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#GoogleWalkout: Workers Worldwide Leave Their Desks to Demand End to Sexual Harassment and Inequity

Posted by on November 1, 2018 in Internet, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
#GoogleWalkout: Workers Worldwide Leave Their Desks to Demand End to Sexual Harassment and Inequity

Thousands of Google employees across the globe walked out of their offices at 11:10am local time on Thursday to demand improvements to workplace culture including an end to sexual harassment and misconduct.

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They Want To Kill FREE SPEECH [But We Won’t Let Them]

Posted by on October 30, 2018 in Alternative Media, Media & Arts, Social Media with 0 Comments
They Want To Kill FREE SPEECH [But We Won’t Let Them]

Facebook is targeting what they deem “fake news” with third party verification, while in the EU the fascist oligarchy in the European Parliament has passed the Copyright Directive with Articles 11 and 13 which are targeted directly at free speech, which fortunately is protected in the United States by the Constitution, and on line by the Fair Use clause. But it’s clear that the NWO would like to kill the internet and cleanse it of free speech because they are losing badly in the public square of ideas. Bill Ottman the CEO of Minds.com joins the SGTReport to discuss.

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5 Ways Essential Oil Can Clean Your Home Better Than Cleaning Products

Posted by on October 27, 2018 in Alternative Media, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
5 Ways Essential Oil Can Clean Your Home Better Than Cleaning Products

You may already be well-educated on the ways essential oils can benefit your health and mood. Those are not the only uses for essential oils. They are amazing tools to clean your home with. Boost the cleaning and deodorizing power of your homemade cleaners by adding essential oils.

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First Arrest Made in Explosive Package Investigation

Posted by on October 27, 2018 in Alternative Media, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
First Arrest Made in Explosive Package Investigation

Federal authorities arrested a man at approximately 10 a.m. Friday in connection with a spate of suspected explosive devices mailed to prominent Democrats and anti-Trump figures over the past week.

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MUST SEE: “Enlightenment” (Documentary)

Posted by on October 17, 2018 in Conscious Art, Films and Music, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 1 Comment
MUST SEE: “Enlightenment” (Documentary)

How can we experience enlightenment, oneness, and our divine identity? Find out what coaches, educators and entrepreneurs say in this fabulous, new documentary called Enlightenment.

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