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‘Moral bankruptcy’: US govt brushes child abuse under the carpet in Afghanistan – ex-diplomat

The US government shrugs off child abuse in Afghanistan but is more than happy to push a very “perverse” human-rights agenda in other countries, says former US diplomat Jim Jatras, pointing to a “complete double standard” in Washington’s rights policies. A new report by a Pentagon watchdog suggested US forces in Afghanistan did not intervene in cases of child-sex abuse ...

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Kaspersky Lab under attack as it found something the US didn't like – company head

Russian cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab has fallen victim to a witch hunt in the US just because it did its job too well, the company’s CEO, Eugene Kaspersky, said. He added that his firm might have stumbled upon some secret US business. The whole situation around the US ban on the use of Kaspersky Lab antivirus products by federal agencies ...

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Mongolian sumo champion under investigation for beer bottle assault on fellow wrestler

Published time: 14 Nov, 2017 16:34 Nine-time sumo grand champion ‘Harumafuji’ of Mongolia has been accused of attacking a lower-ranked wrestler with a bottle of beer. Harumafuji, 33, hit compatriot Takanoiwa over the head at a party for Mongolian sumo wrestlers last month, violating the strict sumo rules that prohibit wrestlers from demonstrating their emotions in public, according to Japan’s ...

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‘Bombs were falling like rain’: ISIS wives & kids talk about life under ‘caliphate‘

Published time: 13 Nov, 2017 23:54 Women and children who managed to escape Islamic State shared with RT the harrowing stories of what they lived through, shedding light on the “caliphate’s” rules, imprisonment and the losses they endured. RT’s Murad Gazdiev spoke to some of the 19 Russian speaking women and 26 children who found themselves in the Syrian port ...

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Soros-backed ‘ranked amateurs’ forge RT contributor’s signature under anti-Russia declaration

RT columnist Bryan MacDonald, a Moscow professor, and the mysterious “Bumfrey McDoogle from the School of Hard Knox” are just some of the people that appeared on an anti-Kremlin petition by the increasingly gaffe-prone European Values think tank. The distinctly named ‘Prague Declaration’ proposes “seven urgent steps the democratic West must take to now to stop Russian aggression” declaring that its document ...

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Apple releases first diversity report under new VP of diversity and inclusion

Apple has released its first diversity and inclusion report since naming Denise Young Smith as VP of diversity and inclusion in May. It’s also Apple’s first report since Donald Trump took the office of president of the United States. Let’s get into the numbers, which are as of July 2017. Apple is still 32 percent female worldwide. In the U.S., ...

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Amazon is selling its own private label diapers again, now under the Mama Bear brand

Amazon quietly launched its own private label diapers on its site last week, this time under the Mama Bear brand. The brand, which already sells other baby items like baby food and diaper pail refills, is now carrying size newborn through size 6 diapers. However, shoppers will have to request an invite to purchase the items, as they’re still being ...

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F1 star Lewis Hamilton under fire for ‘dodging tax’ on $20mn luxury jet

British Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton has been criticized for allegedly avoiding paying tax on a luxury jet he imported into England in 2013. The accusations are part of the Paradise Papers scandal which implicates some of the world’s wealthiest people.    According to leaked documents, Hamilton avoided paying tax on his luxury jet through a complex scheme involving the ...

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‘Cultural appropriation’: Halloween costumes (& fun) under fire

Several colleges across the country are telling students to choose their Halloween costumes carefully, so as to not upset people of minority races. Recent workshops and events at various schools are shedding light on what they see as a big problem. Colleges are using guides, checklists, workshops, threats of investigations and offering 24/7 counseling on the matter of cultural appropriation ...

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