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15 political Halloween costumes that aren't Donald Trump

On behalf of tired Americans across the country, I am begging you, please do not wear a mask of Donald Trump's face as a Halloween costume this year. You know the ones. With all the seemingly endless, unhinged madness that's taken place over the
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'Life is Strange 2' finds humanity in the inhumanity of Trumpian politics

On very rare occasions, a video game comes along that harnesses the incredible yet too often untapped potential unique to the medium, and speaks to issues in a way no other medium can. The shorthand used for this unique potential of interactive
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Counting Swallows before summer: Political wind could be shifting

From: Buisness-standard By Bharat Bhushan Recommended by: business-standard The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) expends a considerable amount of energy trying to prove that everyone else is unfit to govern India. Its president
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Internal memo from Google's CEO insists search results are free from political bias

Google chief Sundar Pichai wants the people working for him to understand this clearly: Google's search results aren't influenced by political bias. That's the message Pichai focused on sending in a Friday email to all employees. He was responding
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The politics of digital branding: BJP, Cong have taken the explainer route

From: Buisness-standard By Aditi Durgaram Divekar Recommended by: business-standard From being a television phenomenon at a time when stardom was a rare commodity for small screen stars, Pallavi Joshi has moved quite effortlessly
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Facebook just revealed yet another shady political influence campaign

Stop me if you've heard this one before.  On Tuesday afternoon Facebook released yet another detailed look at an elaborate political influence campaign taking advantage of its platform. According to the social media giant, this time around
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Making it political

The difference between an actual discussion (where we seek the right answer) and a political one is simple: In a political discussion, people don’t care about what’s correct or effective or true. Facts aren’t the point. The honest
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Donald Trump is the biggest political spender on Facebook

Guess who's sending fat checks to Mark Zuckerberg and company?  Yep, Donald J. Trump. The president's political action committee (PAC) has spent $274,000 on Facebook ads since May, reports the New York Times.  That makes him the biggest
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Bharat Bhushan: Weaponising mobs for political gain haunts today's India

From: Buisness-standard By Bharat Bhushan Recommended by: business-standard The adage that “a lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is still putting its shoes on” has been proven in India once again as social