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[SHARE] Japanese Constitutional Principles as a Bridgehead to Global Democracy

Jun 2018 - News

Click here to read the article. Japanese Constitutional Principles as a Bridgehead to Global Democracy | global-e Groundswells of politico-social movements emerge in times of transition and in the name of the people. These waves arrive on the scene with a discourse of... Read more... [Quotation] http://www.21global.ucsb.edu/global-e/june-2018/japanese-constitutional-principles-bridgehead-global-democracy

[SHARE] How you can help Amnesty fight Twitter trolls

May 2018 - News

Click here to read the article. A new platform is empowering internet users to play a part in making Twitter a safer, less toxic place. Harnessing the power of a global network of digital activists, Troll Patrol is at the forefront of how Amnesty International is combining machine learning and crowdsourcing to tackle human rights abuses... Read more... [Quotation] https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2018/05/how-you-can-help-amnesty-fight-twitter-trolls/

[SHARE] Can Online Bots Build Peace?

Feb 2018 - News

Click here to read the article. Online 'bots' are often seen as negative, and dangerous, but they can also be used for good, as one social enterprise group is proving... Read more... [Quotation] https://www.peacenews.com/single-post/2018/02/09/Can-Online-Bots-Build-Peace

Doomsday Clock SQD

Feb 2018 - News

Photo: An Airman completes a missile assembly on an F-16 Fighting Falcon during a load crew competition at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 30, 2017. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver See the Doomsday_Clock_SQD (PDF)

[SHARE] IT IS TWO MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT

Jan 2018 - News

See the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Doomsday Clock reassessment for 2018 here: Because of the "extraordinary danger of the current moment," the Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists today moved the hand of the iconic Doomsday Clock to 2 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT. The last time the Clock was this close to midnight was in 1953. ... Read more... [Quotation] http://www.icontact-archive.com/xNL0qQCSSQU61TQn1ZB3dPqLvpegIdUw?w=4