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@nethappenings Stocks ‘Flash’ events hurt market liquidity for days: N.Y. Fed blog | Reuters http://ow.ly/R5K9F Flash Boys Puts a Flashlight on Dark, Predatory HFT Trading | Dennis M. Kelleher http://ow.ly/R5Kou The scariest reason China devalued the yuan, in one chart China employment … Continue reading

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The USA FREEDOM Act, the President’s Review Group and the Biggest Intelligence Reform in 40 Years

The USA FREEDOM Act, the President’s Review Group and the Biggest Intelligence Reform in 40 Years https://privacyassociation.org/news/a/the-usa-freedom-act-the-presidents-review-group-and-the-biggest-intelligence-reform-in-40-years/   Two years after the first story based on Edward Snowden’s leaks hit the press, the U.S. government enacted the USA FREEDOM Act, ending bulk … Continue reading

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EFF, ACLU Demolish “It’s Just Metadata” Claim in NSA Spying Appeal

Electronic Frontier Foundation Media Release For Immediate Release: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Contact: Andrew Crocker Legal Fellow Electronic Frontier Foundation andrew@eff.org +1 415 436-9333 x139 EFF, ACLU Demolish “It’s Just Metadata” Claim in NSA Spying Appeal Americans Deserve Full Protection of … Continue reading

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I’m a cop. If you don’t want to get hurt, don’t challenge me.

I’m a cop. If you don’t want to get hurt, don’t challenge me. http://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2014/08/19/im-a-cop-if-you-dont-want-to-get-hurt-dont-challenge-me/ It’s not the police, but the people they stop, who can prevent a detention from turning into a tragedy. By Sunil Dutta August 19 Sunil Dutta, a … Continue reading

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US police given billions from Homeland Security for ‘tactical’ equipment

The Militarization of U.S. Police: Finally Dragged Into the Light by the Horrors of Ferguson The intensive militarization of America’s police forces is a serious menace about which a small number of people have been loudly warning for years, with … Continue reading

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