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Civil Liberties Groups Warn Proposed EU 'Terrorist Content' Rule a Threat to Democratic Values
Requiring filtering tools would be "a gamble with European Internet users' rights to privacy and data protection, freedom of expression and information, and non-discrimination and equality before the law."
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European Colonizers' Genocide of 56 Million Native Americans So Devastating "It Literally Cooled the Planet"
"Beyond horrifying."
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'The Climate Is a Disaster': Fourth Week of Student-Led Strike as Tens of Thousands March in Belgium
Primary school children tell politicians: "I'll do my homework when you do yours."
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'March Now or Swim Later': As Elites Chit-Chat in Davos, Climate Strike Swells With 35,000 Students Marching in Brussels
"The word 'inspiring' doesn't even begin to cover it."
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France Hits Google With $57 Million Fine for Violating EU's New Consumer Privacy Rules
"This fine should serve as a wake-up call for all companies whose business models are based on data exploitation to take data protection and individuals' data rights seriously."
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"I'm Sure Dinosaurs Thought They Had Time, Too': Over 12,000 Students Strike in Brussels Demanding Bold Climate Action
" It's great to see the number of people present here today," said one march organizer. "It's an incredible signal. This cannot be ignored."
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'Catastrophe for Free Expression': Critics Warn EU Reforms a 'Dire Threat' to Internet as We Know It
"The EU is about to cripple freedom of expression on the internet in the name of protecting copyright, but you may be able to help stop it."
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Inspired by Yellow Vests in France, Germany's Left-Wing 'Get Up' Movement Vows to Take to the Streets in 2019
Fighting for secure jobs and wage equality, the 170,000-member organization "will be visible on the street and in the public eye in 2019"
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'Significant First Blow to Plastic Pollution Monster' as EU Reaches Landmark Deal on Single-Use Products
"Today's decision could soon become one of Europe's proudest achievements, but national governments must introduce these laws swiftly."
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'Europe Condemns People to Drown' by Forcing MSF Ship to Cease Migrant Rescue Missions
"Not only has Europe failed to provide search and rescue capacity, it has also actively sabotaged others' attempts to save lives."
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