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International-Affairs Columnist, The Globe and Mail -- Canada's National Newspaper -- author of Arrival City ( http://arrivalcity.net ) & http://muslimtide.com

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lack of redemption in new surveillance technology we stack protection on protection and cover it with a lack o
Lack of redemption in new surveillance technology: “We stack protection on protection and cover it with a lack of transparency, and what we get is an abuse of civil liberties”
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ruth okediji harvard law prof talking about the regulation of algorithm driven technology is an immensely comp
Ruth Okediji, Harvard law prof, talking about the regulation of algorithm-driven technology is an immensely compelling speaker. “Who do you sue when an algorithm goes bad?” #globe175
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who wore it better
Who wore it better?
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erdogan built his power base in istanbul where he used his mayoralty to create a new nationalist constituency
Erdogan built his power base in Istanbul, where he used his mayoralty to create a new nationalist constituency. So his party's defeat there, in the election whose rerun he forced after his first defeat last month, is a triumph of Turkish democracy

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in 2002 i sat down with him amd tried to get him to admit he was wrong he doubled down adding that wed have a
@AlexUsherHESA In 2002 I sat down with him amd tried to get him to admit he was wrong. He doubled down, adding that we’d have a 33-hour work week by the end of the decade:

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i don t agree with his larger claim that there s no reason to apologize for historic wrongs and atrocities but
(I don't agree with his larger claim that there's no reason to apologize for historic wrongs and atrocities. But there's been a solid body of scholarship since the '90s showing that the Italian case was not an indiscriminate racial roundup).
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patrick luciani is partly right the policing of avowedly fascist italians in canada while excessive was not co
Patrick Luciani is partly right: The policing of avowedly fascist Italians in Canada, while excessive, was not comparable to the mass internment of Japanese-Canadians on purely racial grounds and deosn't necessarily warrant an apology

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ok it also claims we distrusted russia from 1945 onwards ignoring the fact that from 1991 to perhaps 2012 coun
@bookmistress Ok, it also claims "we " distrusted "Russia " from 1945 onwards. Ignoring the fact that from 1991 to perhaps 2012 countries like Canada had good and generally trusting relations with the Russian Federation. And that the post-2014 shift to distrust had nothing to do with USSR
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i really loved this one not just because i agree but because im a great fan of the ive come to question my pri
@balkissoon I really loved this one, not just because I agree but because I’m a great fan of the “I’ve come to question my prior beliefs” genre and this is a great instance
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nav you can forward this entire dialogue to your parents as proof of your earlier proposition
Nav you can forward this entire dialogue to your parents as proof of your earlier proposition

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sci fi where the president has lost his mind and everyone knows because his private thoughts keep appearing on
Sci-fi where the president has lost his mind and everyone knows because his private thoughts keep appearing on little slabs in their pockets
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quebec introduced a universal childcare program 20 years ago while hardly lavish it produced the highest rate
Quebec introduced a universal childcare program 20 years ago. While hardly lavish, it produced the highest rate of female workforce participation in the world. It also raised Quebec's fertility rate. And it paid for itself, through added tax revenues created by working women.
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in light of kiefer sutherlands comments about his grandfather it is apposite to note that it has most often be
In light of Kiefer Sutherland’s comments about his grandfather, it is apposite to note that it has most often been left-leaning governments, over the past four-odd decades, that have balanced budgets and cut debt that’s been run up by conservatives

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headline of the week award unquestionably goes to the independent
Headline of the week award unquestionably goes to the Independent
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america is a land of unspeakable horrors
America is a land of unspeakable horrors
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today poland experienced the darkest moment it has seen in decades
Today Poland experienced the darkest moment it has seen in decades
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the only press events i ve experienced remotely like this in content or style were the gadhafi family s press
The only press events I've experienced remotely like this in content or style were the Gadhafi family's press engagements in the early 2000s
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still the greatest heckle ever delivered
Still the greatest heckle ever delivered
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this is the best visualization i ve yet seen of europe s muslim tide hysteria
This is the best visualization I've yet seen of Europe's "Muslim tide" hysteria
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twitter expressed its condolences to justice scalia yesterday
Twitter expressed its condolences to Justice Scalia yesterday
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