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Extinction Rebellion Activists Target London Brazilian Embassy | Politics

  Earlier today (Tuesday morning, August 13), Extinction Rebellion members have painted London’s Brazilian Embassies blood red in protest against “damage to the Amazon rainforest and violence against indigenous tribes living there“.   Activists are taking part in similar actions targeting Brazilian Embassies in 11 countries across the world, including Chile, Portugal, France, Spain and more demanding ‘Indigenous blood –[…]

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Greta Thunberg Named ‘Game Changer Of The Year’ By GQ Magazine | Politics

  Greta Thunberg has been named Game Changer Of The Year by GQ Magazine.   The 16-year-old environmentalist activist will receive the award, which was created especially for her, on Tuesday, September 3, at the publication’s annual ‘GQ Men Of The Year’ award ceremony that celebrates achievements in popular culture, politics and activism.   The magazine announced the accolade by[…]

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Lady Gaga To Fund Schools In Cities Affected By Mass Shootings | Politics

  Recently, the US seems to be a constant plague of mass shootings, most notably the Gilroy shooting on July 28 and both the Dayton and El Paso shootings on August 3. Lady Gaga has announced that she will be helping the communities affected by these shootings, through a classroom funding. She said that it is a way to turn[…]

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Simone Biles Laments USA Gymnastics Failures In Sexual Abuse Scandal | Politics

  Simone Biles, the world’s greatest gymnast, ended up in tears on Wednesday after a training session in Kansas City, while discussing her lack of faith in USA Gymnastics, following the Lawrence G. Nassar sexual abuse scandal.   The Doctor was sentenced to life prison for molesting more than 300 underage athletes, while telling them it was for medical purposes.[…]

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Sex Trafficking Victim Cyntoia Brown Has Been Released From Prison | Politics

  Cyntoia Brown was 16 years when she was sentenced to life prison for the murder of a 43 year old man. The teenager was a sex trafficking victim, and she has accepted to be the sex slave of this man because of her abusive boyfriend. She claimed she killed him for self-defense. She thought he would have killed her.[…]

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