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Edinburgh Festivals Will Go Ahead, in Person and Online

Edinburgh Festivals Will Go Ahead, in Person and Online

Edinburgh Festivals Will Go Ahead, in Person and Online Edinburgh Festivals Will Go Ahead, in Person and Online LONDON — The Edinburgh International Festival, a showcase of international dance, music and theater, will go ahead in front of audiences this August, the festival’s organizers said on Tuesday. The festival, which normally floods the city with tourists, was canceled last year …

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Online Schools Are Here to Stay, Even After the Pandemic

Online Schools Are Here to Stay, Even After the Pandemic

Online Schools Are Here to Stay, Even After the Pandemic Online Schools Are Here to Stay, Even After the Pandemic In a study by the RAND Corporation, “Remote Learning Is Here to Stay,” 58 out of 288 district administrators — roughly 20 percent — said their school system had already started an online school, was planning to start one or …

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For a U.K. Satirist and His Online Fans, Comedy Is Catharsis

For a U.K. Satirist and His Online Fans, Comedy Is Catharsis

For a U.K. Satirist and His Online Fans, Comedy Is Catharsis For a U.K. Satirist and His Online Fans, Comedy Is Catharsis LONDON — He is the hyperbolic news anchor with an agenda, the disgruntled Meghan Markle skeptic vying for Piers Morgan’s job, the British aristocrat insisting he is simply middle class — and those are just a few of …

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He Sought Refuge in Online Poker: ‘This Is Never About the Cards’

He Sought Refuge in Online Poker: ‘This Is Never About the Cards’

He Sought Refuge in Online Poker: ‘This Is Never About the Cards’ He Sought Refuge in Online Poker: ‘This Is Never About the Cards’ One of my closest friends is Myki Bajaj, a 30-year-old film and television producer in Los Angeles. We see each other every week, and we usually speak multiple times. Our conversations span from the mundane — …

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Making a Living at Financial Domination Online

Making a Living at Financial Domination Online

Making a Living at Financial Domination Online Making a Living at Financial Domination Online “As a sub, I have this need, this fetish, to hand over everything,” said R.J., who is gay and single, and estimated that he has spent more than $150,000 on dozens of cash masters since he started. “It’s this feeling of giving up complete control, of …

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Online Scammers Have a New Offer For You: Vaccine Cards

Online Scammers Have a New Offer For You: Vaccine Cards

Online Scammers Have a New Offer For You: Vaccine Cards Online Scammers Have a New Offer For You: Vaccine Cards SAN FRANCISCO — On Etsy, eBay, Facebook and Twitter, little rectangular slips of paper started showing up for sale in late January. Printed on card stock, they measured three-by-four inches and featured crisp black lettering. Sellers listed them for $20 …

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India’s New Media Rules Could Silence Online News Outlets

India’s New Media Rules Could Silence Online News Outlets

India’s New Media Rules Could Silence Online News Outlets India’s New Media Rules Could Silence Online News Outlets NEW DELHI — Narendra Modi, India’s prime minister, has cultivated and cowed large parts of the country’s normally raucous news media in recent years as part of a broader campaign against dissent. One group remains untamed: A relatively new generation of scrappy, …

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How The Death of Taylor Force in Israel Echoes Through the Fight Over Online Speech

How The Death of Taylor Force in Israel Echoes Through the Fight Over Online Speech

How The Death of Taylor Force in Israel Echoes Through the Fight Over Online Speech How The Death of Taylor Force in Israel Echoes Through the Fight Over Online Speech WASHINGTON — Stuart Force says he found solace on Facebook after his son was stabbed to death in Israel by a member of the militant group Hamas in 2016. He …

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Yearning for Life on Tour, Roadies Open Up Online

Yearning for Life on Tour, Roadies Open Up Online

Yearning for Life on Tour, Roadies Open Up Online Yearning for Life on Tour, Roadies Open Up Online As well as attending the Back Lounge, he said, he has been having therapy and taking antidepressants, but the group has been helpful, too. “It’s such a weight off your mind, off your soul, to know other people are feeling and suffering …

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How Anti-Asian Activity Online Set the Stage for Real-World Violence

How Anti-Asian Activity Online Set the Stage for Real-World Violence

How Anti-Asian Activity Online Set the Stage for Real-World Violence How Anti-Asian Activity Online Set the Stage for Real-World Violence Negative Asian-American tropes have long existed online but began increasing last March as parts of the United States went into lockdown over the coronavirus. That month, politicians including Representative Paul Gosar, Republican of Arizona, and Representative Kevin McCarthy, a Republican …

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