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Bitcoin under pressure

Bitcoin under pressure | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
ALL currencies involve some measure of consensual hallucination, but Bitcoin, a virtual monetary system, involves more than most. It is a peer-to-peer currency with...
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Female staff quit Arab rights group in protest

Female staff quit Arab rights group in protest | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
DETROIT -- All of the women who worked in the national office of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee resigned this week in protest of the group's recent dismissal of its national communications...
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10 things conservative Christians got horribly wrong

10 things conservative Christians got horribly wrong | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
Evangelicals and their ilk have used God to justify everything from Prohibition and segregation to slavery
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Pussy Riot’s Nadezhda sent to Siberia

Pussy Riot’s Nadezhda sent to Siberia | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
The punk activist's husband says she is being punished for speaking out about harsh penal colony conditions
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Sex Gadgets of the Rich and Shameless

Sex Gadgets of the Rich and Shameless | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
Sex sells._A lot._ Put aside all the exciting "teledildonics hype":http://motherboard.vice.com/2011/3/29/a-brief-history-of-teledildonics for a second and remember that the old-fashioned sex toy indu…...
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Harry-as-a-boy: (singing)
I got a girl with a little rubber head
Rinse her out every night just before I go to bed
She never talk back like a lady might do
An' she looks like she loves it every time I get through
And her name is
Artificial rhonda
With the plastic pie

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Hermits and Feral Children: People who lived isolated from civilization

Hermits and Feral Children: People who lived isolated from civilization | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
Some of us dream of living off the grid, trading modern civilization for the physical hardships and isolation of pre-modern living.
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Egyptian Satirist Returns to TV With Careful Barbs

Egyptian Satirist Returns to TV With Careful Barbs | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
In his first show since the military ousted President Mohamed Morsi in July, Bassem Youssef skewered the leadership with caution, in a test of what the government was prepared to allow.
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Exclusive: Who Killed Michael Hastings?

Exclusive: Who Killed Michael Hastings? | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
Four months after Hastings's fatal car accident in L.A., new facts and evidence continue to emerge raising serious questions about whether the journalist was assassinated, the breadth of cyber-techniques that may have been used, and who might have...
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Appeals Court: GPS Tracking of Vehicles Requires Probable Cause

Appeals Court: GPS Tracking of Vehicles Requires Probable Cause | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
A federal appeals court has ruled the government must obtain a warrant based on probable cause in order to track vehicles with GPS.
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Is this even a technology that would be used to track a vehicle? Isn't it outdated? 

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Anti-divestment bill defeated at UCLA

Anti-divestment bill defeated at UCLA | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
The UCLA Undergraduate Students Association Council voted down a resolution that threatened the ability of students to pursue divestment from companies profiting from the Israeli occupation.
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This bar in the Netherlands lets you pay for your beer with Bitcoins

This bar in the Netherlands lets you pay for your beer with Bitcoins | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
A new Point Of Sale (POS) system that accepts Bitcoin payments launched in the Netherlands today, allowing patrons of the EMG Faktors bar to pay for their pints using the virtual currency.

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It’s apartheid “clear and simple,” Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters tells his Israeli fans

It’s apartheid “clear and simple,” Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters tells his Israeli fans | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
Pink Floyd superstar Roger Waters has criticized Israel’s Yediot Ahronot newspaper for distorting an interview he gave to its journalist.
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It's not "simple." Apartheid does not necessarily translate into genocide. This is genocide. 

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Defender of the Constitution

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Defender of the Constitution | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
The Boston bombing suspect is back in federal court to argue he has a constitutional right to speak to his lawyers without "special" restrictions on his communications.
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Sweden closes four prisons as number of inmates plummets

Sweden closes four prisons as number of inmates plummets | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
Decline partly put down to strong focus on rehabilitation and more lenient sentences for some offences Sweden has experienced such a sharp fall in the number of prison admissions in the past two years that it has decided to close down four prisons...
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Egypt women ride bikes to defy sexual harassment - Politics - Egypt - Ahram Online

Egypt women ride bikes to defy sexual harassment - Politics - Egypt - Ahram Online | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
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Brown U. divestment committee faculty member signed 2009 letter calling Israel Apartheid state

Brown U. divestment committee faculty member signed 2009 letter calling Israel Apartheid state | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
Also a supporter of the shout-down of NYC Police Commissioner Ray Kelly
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Berlin Activists Want to Rename Major Streets Around the World "Snowden Street"

Berlin Activists Want to Rename Major Streets Around the World "Snowden Street" | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
It started with a stepladder, measuring tape, and some glue.
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The NSA Hacked Google and Yahoo's Private Networks

The NSA Hacked Google and Yahoo's Private Networks | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
More documents from the Edward Snowden leak show that the National Security Agency has tapped Google and Yahoo's cloud networks to access massive amounts of data, including from Americans.
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You do it too! A pathetic defense of NSA spying

You do it too! A pathetic defense of NSA spying | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
Dont buy the excuse that foreign governments angry at the NSA should pipe down since they engage in spycraft
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Ok, how about "live with it," as a response?

 

That's the response (or result) with everyone else who is subject to NSA survellience.  

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BDS campaigner targeted by law firm with links to Israeli intelligence

BDS campaigner targeted by law firm with links to Israeli intelligence | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
A law firm targeting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement has close links to Israeli intelligence, US government cables leaked by Wiki...
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Video: students "mic check" TIAA-CREF head over investment in Israel's occupation

Video: students "mic check" TIAA-CREF head over investment in Israel's occupation | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
Activists at Cornell University called on pension fund giant to divest from occupation-profiteering companies.
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Breaking the silence

Breaking the silence | Anarchy 21 | Scoop.it
All eagerness, in the beginning LAVENA JOHNSON was a bright 19-year-old from Missouri who joined the army in 2005 to earn money for college. She was posted to Iraq,...
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