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Biden plans to reverse Trump’s anti-LGBT+ policies including trans military ban

Biden plans to reverse Trump’s anti-LGBT+ policies including trans military ban

Biden plans to reverse Trump’s anti-LGBT+ policies including trans military ban Biden plans to reverse Trump’s anti-LGBT+ policies including trans military ban President-elect Joe Biden is planning to reverse a number of the Trump administration’s anti-LGBT+ policies when he takes office in January. Mr Biden, who will be sworn into office on 20 January, is expected to use executive orders …

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Trump’s Climate Policies Accelerated Global Warming

Trump's Climate Policies Accelerated Global Warming

Trump’s Climate Policies Accelerated Global Warming Trump’s Climate Policies Accelerated Global Warming Instead, in the largest economy in the world, they began to fray. “We’ve lost very important time on climate change, which we can ill afford,” said Richard Newell, president of Resources for the Future, a nonpartisan energy and environment-focused research organization in Washington. “There is severe damage. To …

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California Bars Insurers From Dropping Policies in Wildfire Areas

California Bars Insurers From Dropping Policies in Wildfire Areas

California Bars Insurers From Dropping Policies in Wildfire Areas California Bars Insurers From Dropping Policies in Wildfire Areas As California reels from this year’s record wildfires, the state announced on Thursday that it would prevent insurance companies from dropping homeowners for one year in many parts of the state, a sign of the growing financial turmoil caused by climate change. …

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Brushing off Criticism, China’s Xi Calls Policies in Xinjiang ‘Totally Correct’

Brushing off Criticism, China’s Xi Calls Policies in Xinjiang ‘Totally Correct’

Brushing off Criticism, China’s Xi Calls Policies in Xinjiang ‘Totally Correct’ Brushing off Criticism, China’s Xi Calls Policies in Xinjiang ‘Totally Correct’ Brushing aside condemnation from Western powers, China’s leader, Xi Jinping, called his policies in the ethnically divided region of Xinjiang a “totally correct” success, and vowed more efforts to imprint Chinese national identity “deep in the soul” of …

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Former homeland security official under Trump says policies are ‘impacted by white nationalism’ | The Independent

Former homeland security official under Trump says policies are 'impacted by white nationalism' | The Independent

Former homeland security official under Trump says policies are ‘impacted by white nationalism’ | The Independent Former homeland security official under Trump says policies are ‘impacted by white nationalism’ | The Independent A former counterterrorism official under Donald Trump has sounded the alarm about white nationalism within the administration, saying that extreme ideology is directly informing various government policies. Interviewed …

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Biden proposes $700bn plan to revive US economy, contrasting it with Trump’s ‘America First’ policies

Biden proposes $700bn plan to revive US economy, contrasting it with Trump's 'America First' policies

Biden proposes $700bn plan to revive US economy, contrasting it with Trump’s ‘America First’ policies Biden proposes $700bn plan to revive US economy, contrasting it with Trump’s ‘America First’ policies The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Joe Biden has revealed a $700bn (£545.4bn) domestic spending plan to …

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Biden Readies Attack on Facebook’s Speech Policies

Biden Readies Attack on Facebook’s Speech Policies

Biden Readies Attack on Facebook’s Speech Policies Biden Readies Attack on Facebook’s Speech Policies The video criticizing Facebook will be narrated by Mr. Biden’s deputy campaign director, Kate Bedingfield. It will warn that Facebook’s inaction toward Mr. Trump threatens the election and puts Americans in harm’s way. The goal is to publicly pressure Facebook’s leadership to restrict misinformation by politicians …

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Facebook and Its Secret Policies

Facebook and Its Secret Policies

Facebook and Its Secret Policies Facebook and Its Secret Policies The Wall Street Journal reported this week that Facebook had studied for two years whether its social network makes people more polarized. Researchers concluded that it does, and recommended changes to the company’s computerized systems to steer people away from vilifying one another. But the Journal reports that the company’s …

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New York Lawmaker Asks for Probe Into Ticketing Refund Policies

Concert Giant AEG Offers Frustrated Fans a Refund

A New York lawmaker on Thursday expressed concern about consumer accusations that Ticketmaster had changed its refund policy in the midst of the pandemic, and asked the Attorney General to open a formal investigation into the company. A spokesman for the Attorney General declined to discuss whether the office had started a formal investigation of the sort requested by Senator …

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