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"Twitter used to show people the latest posts from accounts they followed, but in 2016 it launched an algorithm to serve 'relevant' tweets to users... we found that the recommendation engine appears to reward inflammatory language and outlandish claims." https://www.economist.com/graphic-detail/2020/08/01/twitters-algorithm-does-not-seem-to-silence-cons...
Number-One Cause Of Domestic Violence Needs A Gun To Protect His Family https://bit.ly/30rluwc
From voter suppression to the carceral state to the census, the US government continues to deny Black Americans political representation in every way it can
BREAKING: Census Bureau confirms all #2020Census counting efforts will be cut a month short, risking a severe undercount of people of color. Collecting responses online, over the phone & by mail, plus door knocking at unresponsive homes, to end on Sept. 30 https://www.npr.org/2020/08/03/898548910/census-cut-short-a-month-rushes-to-finish-all-counting-effo...
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Basically the medicine stockpile built up for Brexit in 2019 got used up early due to supply chain disruption caused by COVID19, and the ongoing global shortages will prevent replenishment before no-deal hits us on December 31st, with COVID19 and winter flu season on top.
Any geologists or beachcombers out there know what this is, or should I just accept that as it’s 2020, of course rocks have grown teeth, and move on?
Heywood review was whitewash, as proved by incisive journalism of @Phil Miller @Declassified UK, whom I was pleased to support. Judgement vindicates @The Labour Party call for independent inquiry For Sikhs to get truth and justice, we need to unmask this cover-up https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2020-08-04-revealed-british-officials-with-conflict-of-inter...