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 2018-11-16 03:02 

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O bolsonarismo repete a Revoluo Cultural da China...

Comunistas perseguiram professores e artistas em nome da ordem. The post O bolsonarismo repete a Revoluo Cultural da China appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-16 02:03 

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Quem a turma da Tereza Cristina, a nova ministra da Agricultura...

Bancada ruralista perdeu tamanho, mas no o poder. The post Quem a turma da Tereza Cristina, a nova ministra da Agricultura appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-15 19:36 

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Amazon HQ2 Will Cost Taxpayers at Least $4.6 Billion, More Than Twice What the Company Claimed, New Study Shows...

Amazon's new headquarters will bring it at least $4.6 billion in state and local subsidies, according to an analysis by Good Jobs First. The post Amazon HQ2 Will Cost Taxpayers at Least $4.6 Billion, More Than Twice What the Company Claimed, New Study...

 2018-11-15 14:00 

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Rise of Europe's Far Right Emboldens Serb Extremists and Threatens a Fragile Peace in Bosnia...

Two decades after a terrible war, Bosnia is confronted with a new generation of nationalist Serbs who want to change the country's borders. The post Rise of Europe's Far Right Emboldens Serb Extremists and Threatens a Fragile Peace in Bosnia appea...

 2018-11-15 12:00 

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Amazon's Accent Recognition Technology Could Tell the Government Where You're From...

A new patent shows how Alexa could derive ethnic origin and emotion by analyzing speech. Experts think the government could come after the resulting data. The post Amazon's Accent Recognition Technology Could Tell the Government Where You're From ...

 2018-11-15 11:02 

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Why the Democrats Can (and Should) Impeach Trump...

Subscribe to the Deconstructed podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, Radio Public, and other platforms. New to podcasting? Click here. Impeaching President Donald Trump is a pipe dream, many say. Nancy Pelosi, who's expected to be the ...

 2018-11-15 11:00 

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The Watergate Blueprint for Impeaching Donald Trump...

Trump's actions to establish a different standard of justice for himself are exactly the kind we declared impermissible in Nixon's articles of impeachment. The post The Watergate Blueprint for Impeaching Donald Trump appeared first on The Intercep...

 2018-11-15 03:02 

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Cedidos pelos EUA para combater o trfico de drogas, veculos militares foram usados para intimidar comisso anticorrupo na Guatemala...

O Intercept confirmou que o emprego de blindados viola os acordos de ajuda militar assinados pela Guatemala com os EUA. The post Cedidos pelos EUA para combater o trfico de drogas, veculos militares foram usados para intimidar comisso anticorrupo na Guate...

 2018-11-14 20:52 

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Why Are Republicans Using a Bill About Wolves to Kill a Vote on Yemen?...

Republicans snuck in language that would block a floor vote on whether Congress should direct President Donald Trump to end U.S. support for the Yemen war. The post Why Are Republicans Using a Bill About Wolves to Kill a Vote on Yemen? appeared first on T...

 2018-11-14 20:14 

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O desembarque de Cuba do 'Mais Mdicos' embretou Bolsonaro entre o comunismo e a desaprovao popular...

Se negociar, Bolsonaro financia o comunismo. Se ignorar, irrita milhes de pessoas. The post O desembarque de Cuba do 'Mais Mdicos' embretou Bolsonaro entre o comunismo e a desaprovao popular appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-14 14:00 

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Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson's Long Record of Justifying Police Misconduct and Shootings...

Superintendent Eddie Johnson's career in the Chicago Police Department raises troubling questions about the future of police reform in the city. The post Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson's Long Record of Justifying Police Misconduct and...

 2018-11-14 11:01 

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Donald Trump and the Counterrevolutionary War...

Professor Bernard Harcourt, director Michael Moore, and journalist Josie Duffy Rice are this week's guests. The post Donald Trump and the Counterrevolutionary War appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-14 03:02 

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Bolsonaro encabear um governo em que ministros falam em pedir demisso antes mesmo de assumir...

Paulo Guedes e Srgio Moro especularam sobre sada; general Mouro e futuro ministro da Economia espinafraram ministro escolhido por Bolsonaro. The post Bolsonaro encabear um governo em que ministros falam em pedir demisso antes mesmo de assumir appeared fir...

 2018-11-14 02:00 

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Priso em que detentos trabalham, estudam e so bem tratados faz reincidncia criminal cair a 10%...

Mdia brasileira de 70%. Anttese do que prope Jair Bolsonaro, unidade modelo no Paran a nica do pas em que Lei de Execuo Penal cumprida risca. The post Priso em que detentos trabalham, estudam e so bem tratados faz reincidncia criminal cair a 10% appeared ...

 2018-11-13 20:33 

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Pipeline Opponents Make Gains in Midterms as Federal Judge Halts Keystone XL Pipeline...

As pipeline opponents made electoral gains in South Dakota and Nebraska, a U.S. district court ordered a halt to work on the Keystone XL pipeline. The post Pipeline Opponents Make Gains in Midterms as Federal Judge Halts Keystone XL Pipeline appeared firs...

 2018-11-13 18:53 

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Trump Points to Polls in France, Where 80 Percent Say He's a Dangerous, Incompetent Racist...

Donald Trump mocked Emmanuel Macron for having a low approval rating in France, apparently unaware that French citizens have a far lower opinion of him. The post Trump Points to Polls in France, Where 80 Percent Say He's a Dangerous, Incompetent Racis...

 2018-11-13 17:03 

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Google's "Smart City of Surveillance" Faces New Resistance in Toronto...

Local organizers in Toronto have united to push Google out of their government. The post Google's "Smart City of Surveillance" Faces New Resistance in Toronto appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-13 16:19 

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Nancy Pelosi Wants to Find "Common Ground" With Donald Trump. But Her Job Right Now Is to Fight Fascism....

The correct response to a white nationalist president is to relentlessly resist and call out his behavior as dangerously abnormal. The post Nancy Pelosi Wants to Find "Common Ground" With Donald Trump. But Her Job Right Now Is to Fight Fascism. ap...

 2018-11-13 15:50 

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One Little-Watched Race Has Huge Implications for Election Hacking and Voter Suppression In Georgia...

A December 4 runoff for the Secretary of State will help determine how the state handles controversial decisions around how to secure voting machines and when to purge voter rolls. The post One Little-Watched Race Has Huge Implications for Election Hackin...

 2018-11-13 15:30 

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Joins Environmental Activists in Protest at Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi's Office...

Ocasio-Cortez's decision to break with decorum and join the protesters could, paradoxically, open up space for her to support Pelosi on the House floor. The post Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Joins Environmental Activists in Protest at Democratic Leader Na...

 2018-11-13 12:00 

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White Nationalist Steve King May Have Won, but Iowa Race Shows Republicans Are Losing Ground in Rural Areas...

Democrat J.D. Scholten came within 3 points of unseating Republican incumbent Rep. Steve King, a remarkable feat given the deep-red nature of the district. The post White Nationalist Steve King May Have Won, but Iowa Race Shows Republicans Are Losing Grou...

 2018-11-13 03:02 

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Tora para que Moro siga o livro que levou casa de Bolsonaro...

Se conseguir implementar a cartilha "Novas medidas contra a corrupo", de iniciativa do portal Transparncia Internacional, Moro pode conseguir algum avano. The post Tora para que Moro siga o livro que levou casa de Bolsonaro appeared first on The I...

 2018-11-12 03:27 

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Richard Ojeda, West Virginia Lawmaker Who Led Teacher Strikes, Will Run for President...

"I'm not trying to throw stones at people that are rich, but once again, we will have a field that will be full of millionaires," Ojeda said. The post Richard Ojeda, West Virginia Lawmaker Who Led Teacher Strikes, Will Run for President appear...

 2018-11-12 02:02 

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Descobrimos 46 registros de estupros em Uber, txis e 99 e nmeros denunciados polcia podem ser bem maiores...

Pedimos dados aos 27 estados, mas apenas seis responderam com informaes completas dos ltimos dois anos. The post Descobrimos 46 registros de estupros em Uber, txis e 99 e nmeros denunciados polcia podem ser bem maiores appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-11 17:58 

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Amadorismo e delrios conspiratrios marcam primeiros passos da poltica externa de Bolsonaro...

Os sinais enviados por Bolsonaro ao mundo de puxa-saquismo em relao aos EUA, o que contradiz o lema "Brasil acima de tudo" que marcou sua campanha. The post Amadorismo e delrios conspiratrios marcam primeiros passos da poltica externa de Bolsonaro...

 2018-11-11 13:00 

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How Nicaragua Uses Anti-Terror Laws Against Protesters to Suppress Dissent...

The barricades have been cleared and there is a veneer that the crisis is over, but over 200 Nicaraguans involved in protests face trial for terrorism. The post How Nicaragua Uses Anti-Terror Laws Against Protesters to Suppress Dissent appeared first on T...

 2018-11-10 16:40 

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Democrats Should Remember Al Gore Won Florida in 2000 — But Lost the Presidency With a Preemptive Surrender...

The Democrats can get all the votes counted in Florida, Georgia, and Arizona only with a display of people power. The post Democrats Should Remember Al Gore Won Florida in 2000 — But Lost the Presidency With a Preemptive Surrender appeared first on ...

 2018-11-10 15:22 

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Democrats Who Voted to Deregulate Wall Street Got Wiped Out in a Setback for Bank Lobbyists...

"It would be hard for Dem senators to think that cooperating with Republicans on financial policy is helpful to winning re-election," says a bank lobbyist. The post Democrats Who Voted to Deregulate Wall Street Got Wiped Out in a Setback for Bank ...

 2018-11-10 11:00 

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House Committee Leadership Is About to Get a Lot Less White. What That Means Remains to Be Seen....

A historic number of women and people of color are poised to take the helm of at least eight powerful House committees when the 116th Congress takes shape. The post House Committee Leadership Is About to Get a Lot Less White. What That Means Remains to Be...

 2018-11-10 02:02 

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Como Donald Trump salvou o Partido Democrata da autodestruio...

No havia garantia de que surgiriam movimentos populares contra o governo Trump. Quem os tornou realidade foram os ativistas, no o Partido Democrata. The post Como Donald Trump salvou o Partido Democrata da autodestruio appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-10 01:57 

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The U.S. Will Stop Refueling Saudi-led Coalition Jets in Yemen, but Progressives in Congress Want More...

Rep. Ro Khanna (D.-Calif) told The Intercept he was "cautiously optimistic" about the news, but wants to ensure the Trump administration follows through. The post The U.S. Will Stop Refueling Saudi-led Coalition Jets in Yemen, but Progressives in ...

 2018-11-09 23:50 

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New Border Wall Will Destroy Butterfly Center, Historic Chapel, and Texas State Park...

Trump's new segment of border wall will be built through Bentsen Rio Grande Valley State Park, in Mission, Texas, up to a mile from the Rio Grande. The post New Border Wall Will Destroy Butterfly Center, Historic Chapel, and Texas State Park appeared ...

 2018-11-09 15:41 

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Michigan's Democratic Governor-Elect Puts Blue Cross Blue Shield Executive on Transition Team — After the Company Funded Her Campaign...

A major campaign donor earned a spot on Gretchen Whitmer's transition team. The post Michigan's Democratic Governor-Elect Puts Blue Cross Blue Shield Executive on Transition Team — After the Company Funded Her Campaign appeared first on The ...

 2018-11-09 13:00 

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U.S. Gave Military Jeeps to Guatemala to Fight Drug Trafficking. Instead, They Were Used to Intimidate an Anti-Corruption Commission....

The Intercept confirmed that the deployment of armored vehicles violated aid agreements with the United States. The post U.S. Gave Military Jeeps to Guatemala to Fight Drug Trafficking. Instead, They Were Used to Intimidate an Anti-Corruption Commission. ...

 2018-11-09 02:07 

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Progressive Caucus Won't Say Whether It Supports Nancy Pelosi for Speaker...

Nancy Pelosi is confident she will return to the Democratic majority as speaker, but the Progressive Caucus is not saying whether they support her bid. The post Progressive Caucus Won't Say Whether It Supports Nancy Pelosi for Speaker appeared first o...

 2018-11-09 02:03 

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A poltica externa de Bolsonaro no s ideolgica, ela pode nos fazer perder dinheiro...

As relaes exteriores deveriam ser pragmticas, mas Jair Bolsonaro quer pagar a conta da campanha aos seus eleitores penalizando o Brasil l fora. The post A poltica externa de Bolsonaro no s ideolgica, ela pode nos fazer perder dinheiro appeared first on Th...

 2018-11-08 22:10 

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Why It's a Big Deal That Four Black Candidates Won Their State Attorney General Races...

The candidates have made strong pledges on criminal justice reform, protection of immigrant families, and much more. The post Why It's a Big Deal That Four Black Candidates Won Their State Attorney General Races appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-08 17:42 

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Democrats Encouraged Military Veterans to Run in Midterms. The Results Were Mixed....

Out of 24 Republicans unseated by Democrats, a third were beaten by veterans and former national security officials. The post Democrats Encouraged Military Veterans to Run in Midterms. The Results Were Mixed. appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-08 17:07 

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A Dragon Ball Z Composer Unseated A Texas Republican Senator, and Other Downballot Democratic Victories You Didn't Hear About...

First-time state legislative candidates from all walks of life won upset races on Tuesday. The post A Dragon Ball Z Composer Unseated A Texas Republican Senator, and Other Downballot Democratic Victories You Didn't Hear About appeared first on The Int...

 2018-11-08 15:28 

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Mate um jornalista e permanea impune...

Pelo menos 22 comunicadores foram assassinados nos ltimos quatro anos, em casos que caram no esquecimento e esto sem concluso na Justia. The post Mate um jornalista e permanea impune appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-08 02:03 

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Na nova Lei Antiterrorismo, seus likes podem levar voc para a cadeia...

Deputados miraram no Estado Islmico, mas podem acertar qualquer crtico ao governo. The post Na nova Lei Antiterrorismo, seus likes podem levar voc para a cadeia appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-07 21:31 

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Jeff Sessions Replaced by Aide Who Said Mueller Should Be Barred From Probing Trump Finances...

Donald Trump replaced Jeff Sessions with an acting attorney general who has argued that Robert Mueller should be barred from investigating Trump's finances. The post Jeff Sessions Replaced by Aide Who Said Mueller Should Be Barred From Probing Trump F...

 2018-11-07 21:17 

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Women Built the 2018 Midterm Blue Wave — but the Last One Washed Them Out...

In 2006, Democrats rode opposition to the president into control of Congress, but women were left behind. The post Women Built the 2018 Midterm Blue Wave — but the Last One Washed Them Out appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-07 20:33 

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez mostrou que valores progressistas autnticos podem redefinir a poltica...

"Nossa maior escassez no a falta de recursos, mas a ausncia de coragem poltica e imaginao moral", disse Ocasio-Cortez aps a vitria de ontem. The post Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez mostrou que valores progressistas autnticos podem redefinir a poltica ap...

 2018-11-07 19:10 

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The Fossil Fuel Industry Spent $100 Million to Kill Green Ballot Measures in Three States — and Won...

One clear takeaway from the ballot initiatives in Arizona, Colorado, and Washington state is that fossil fuel money can buy elections. The post The Fossil Fuel Industry Spent $100 Million to Kill Green Ballot Measures in Three States — and Won appea...

 2018-11-07 18:53 

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Resultados da eleio americana do pequena esperana aos progressistas...

Vitria menor do que o esperado deve exacerbar as tenses internas dos democratas, divididos entre suas alas progressistas e centristas. The post Resultados da eleio americana do pequena esperana aos progressistas appeared first on The Intercept ....

 2018-11-07 15:13 

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Why Ben Jealous Lost the Maryland Governor's Race...

Ben Jealous didn't lose because he ran on "Medicare for All" or a $15 minimum wage; rather, his campaign couldn't raise enough funds to compete effectively. The post Why Ben Jealous Lost the Maryland Governor's Race appeared first on T...

 2018-11-07 14:26 

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The Remarkable Participation and Efficiency of Brazil's Elections Proves how Shameful, and Deliberate, is the Chaos and Suppression in the U.S....

Brazil's elections are plagued by virtually none of the problems that mar the credibility of U.S. elections year after year. Why? The post The Remarkable Participation and Efficiency of Brazil's Elections Proves how Shameful, and Deliberate, is th...

 2018-11-07 13:38 

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In Victory, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Showed That Authentic Progressive Values Can Redefine Political Reality...

On a night filled with hard losses, it was easy to forget that coming so close to victory in places seen as irredeemable also represented progress. The post In Victory, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Showed That Authentic Progressive Values Can Redefine Politic...

 2018-11-07 12:26 

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Progressives Win on Medicaid Expansion, Public Education, and Voting Rights Through Ballot Initiatives...

In other states, progressive ballot initiatives on issues like criminal justice reform and a nurse-to-patient ratio flopped. The post Progressives Win on Medicaid Expansion, Public Education, and Voting Rights Through Ballot Initiatives appeared first on ...

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