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Good Morning @BrettFavre  - feels like a great day to APOLOGIZE to the state of Mississippi & make a major effort to make up for stealing from their poorest communities.

#UPDATE  Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed amendments toughening punishment for voluntary surrender and refusal to fight by up to 10 years in prison, just days after ordering a partial mobilisation

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General Secretary of the RMT Mick Lynch warns the UK is on the brink of having 'the most right-wing, extreme and militant government' ever following the announcement of the mini-budget. @BenKentish 

Shiraz. Iran. Protests continue. People chant “death to the dictator.” Iran will never be the same. #IranProtests2022  #Mahsa_Amini  #MahsaAmini  #مهسا__امینی #OpIran 

BREAKING: Iranian authorities have arrested over 1200 protesters across the country

“My tears don't dry, it’s blood, anger...the end is near…history repeats itself… I am the voice of a nation…be afraid of us, pull back, know that you are done,” dissident rapper @ToomajSalehi  in support of . #IranProtests2022  #Mahsa_Aminih #مهسا_امینی

BREAKING: Russia's Deputy Defense Minister Dmitry Bulgakov, who was in charge of logistics, has been removed from his position.

#ElonMusk deploys #Starlink ' in Iran after govt restricts internet amid widespread protests Read:

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I told @TMZLive  that the outpouring of anger across Iran is because many women see themselves in #MahsaAmini  and many men see their own sisters in her, saying she could be any of us and this could have happened to any of us.

Americans have lost $4.2K in income under Biden, says study

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A few moments of the vibe in Tehran, tonight. The contagious feeling of liberation, and the support of the honking cars..... #Mahsa_Amini  #IranProtests2022  #مهسا_امینی #OpIran 

Amended autopsy report reveals Elijah McClain, a Black man who died after a confrontation with police officers in Aurora, Colorado, in 2019, died because he was injected with ketamine after being forcibly restrained.

Incredible. Now Berlusconi IT defending his friend said that “Putin just wanted to replace the Zelensky government with a government of decent people.” This man is a disgrace.

Louise Fletcher, who won the best actress Oscar for her indelible performance as Nurse Ratched in "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," died Friday. She was 88.

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A note to Atlantic Canada as you brace for #HurricaneFiona . If you’re low on power/data on your device, visit our text-only website for updates 👉 It loads quickly and uses less data. We will also have full live coverage on Radio, TV and the News App

#WATCH | Maharashtra: ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogans were heard outside the District Collector's office yesterday in Pune City where PFI cadres gathered against the recent ED-CBI-Police raids against their outfit. Some cadres were detained by Police; they were arrested this morning.

Protesters chant “death to Khamenei” [the Islamic Republic’s Supreme Leader] and burn his statue in the holy city of Mashhad, Khamenei’s hometown. This is incredibly inspiring & brave. #MahsaAmini  #Mahsa_Amini  #مهسا_امینی #IranProtests2020  #OpIran 

Many senators have taken credit for infrastructure projects they had nothing to do with. Leave it to Ted Cruz, however, to take the political hoodwinks to new heights. (via @MaddowBlog )


Scoops of the Week

Protests are sweeping Iran & women are burning their hijabs after the death last week of Mahsa Amini, following her arrest by the “morality police”. Human rights groups say at least 8 have been killed. Last night, I planned to ask President Raisi about all this and much more. 1/7

UN investigators said Monday they believed Ethiopia's government was behind ongoing crimes against humanity in Tigray, and warned the resumption of the conflict there increased the risk of "further atrocity crimes" Full story:

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The security guard of the Islamic regime arrested @HosseinRonaghi  a few minutes ago! He is a freedom fighter who has worked for years for the free flow of information in Iran.

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Just saw Russian air ticket site @aviasales  has an option for destination: "Wherever I can go". It's definitely getting a workout today as many fearing again that Putin is about to announce mobilization and close the borders.

Trump valued Mar A Lago at $739 million — the real value is closer to $75 million. He bought his Jupiter golf course for $5 mill — the next year he valued it at $62 million. A markup of 1,100%. Just wow

"I'm destined for something great" 18-year-old Nigerian Ahmed Salami always dreamed of stardom. He was born with autism, cerebral palsy and ADHD. He posts weekly videos on YouTube to share his personal journey and inspire others.

Mexico's foreign minister slammed back home for sharing selfie of him and his wife at Queen Elizabeth's state funeral

The British stole an estimated $45 trillion from India between 1765 and 1938. Economist Utsa Patnaik explains how British colonizers drained India of its former wealth.

Former President Donald Trump reminded people that an all-time southern border crisis did not exist under his administration.

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BREAKING Russian airlines ordered to stop selling tickets to Russian men aged 18 to 65