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100 yrs of Russian beauty in 1 min: New video shows century of women’s looks

Published time: June 30, 2015 21:21 Screenshot from YouTube video by Cut Video A lively new video, which is part of the viral ‘100 years…

As Diego Stands Trial, Show Your Support for Open Access

“Access to knowledge is a global right.” These are the words of student Diego Gomez, who begins his trial in Colombia today , and faces…

Almost one-third of Brits, Germans and French want EU army instead of NATO forces

Published time: June 30, 2015 13:45 Soldiers at the multinational NATO exercise Saber Strike in Adazi, Latvia (Reuters / Ints Kalnins) A new poll shows…

At least 30 killed as military plane crashes in residential area of Medan, Indonesia

Published time: June 30, 2015 05:51Edited time: June 30, 2015 06:56 An Hercules C-130 (Reuters / Yves Herman) A military plane has crashed into a…

Argentine court orders seizure of Falklands/Malvinas ‘illegal’ oil drillers’ assets

Published time: June 28, 2015 05:05 Screenshot from YouTube.com video Argentina has ordered the seizure…

​Armenia protesters demand more time to consider next move after govt concessions

Published time: June 27, 2015 22:46 RIA Novosti / Asatur Yesayants Protesters in the streets…

Vietnamese Blogger Le Quoc Quan to be Released

EFF has long condemned the Vietnamese government’s crackdown on bloggers, including the imprisonment of high-profile…

French govt files charges against ‘cynical’ Uber app

Published time: June 27, 2015 12:36 Reuters / Emmanuel Foudrot The French interior ministry is…

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EFF: Obama’s new cybersecurity proposal recycles ideas that should be left on the shelf

EFF: Obama’s new cybersecurity proposal recycles ideas that should be left on the shelf

More needs to be done to protect cyberspace and enhance computer security. But President Obama’s cybersecurity legislative proposal recycles old ideas that should remain where they’ve been since May 2011:…

Hackers hijack Pentagon social media accounts to post pro-Islamic State messages

Hackers hijack Pentagon social media accounts to post pro-Islamic State messages

By End the Lie Major Pentagon social media accounts were hacked Monday by a group that posted pro-Islamic State messages and threatened American troops. Read more: “Reports: woman hunted by…

Reports: woman hunted by police over Paris attacks left country last week

Reports: woman hunted by police over Paris attacks left country last week

By End the Lie Hayat Boumeddiene, the 26-year-old female suspect in the attacks on the Charlie Hebdo offices and a Jewish supermarket, reportedly left France for Syria several days before…