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Brad Dubs

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FCC rules in favor of Tom Wheeler's Net Neutrality proposal, which allows ISPs to charge companies for an Internet "fast lane" so long as the deals are "commercially reasonable". In other words, bye bye free and open Internet.

FCC approves contentious net neutrality plan

POLITICO
The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved Chairman Tom Wheeler’s controversial net neutrality proposal in a 3-2 vote, setting in motion the agency’s latest effort to ensure an open Internet. Net neutrality refers to the principle that Internet providers should not block or slow certain websites. But Wheeler’s proposal sparked a…Read More
The video halfway down this article is pretty intense.

53 Nigerian Girls Were Brave Enough to Escape – And Now They're Revealing Their Terrifying Stories

PolicyMic
53 Nigerian Girls Were Brave Enough to Escape – And Now They're Revealing Their Terrifying Stories Image Credit: YouTube The news: It's been nearly a month since over 300 schoolgirls from the village of Chibok were kidnapped by Boko Haram, an Islamist insurgency loosely affiliated with…Read More
Apparently Boko Haram thinks girls are bargaining chips. This has to stop!

New Boko Haram video claims to show missing Nigerian schoolgirls

Yahoo News
Lagos (AFP) - Boko Haram released a new video on Monday claiming to show the missing Nigerian schoolgirls, alleging they had converted to Islam and would not be released until all militant prisoners were freed. The group's leader, Abubakar Shekau, speaks on the video obtained by AFP for 17 minutes before showing what he said were about 130 of the…Read More
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