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In a world first, Australia plans to force Facebook and Google to pay for news (but ABC and SBS miss out)

If the ACCC takes one of the tech giants to court for breach of the code, the penalty could be more than $10 million.

/ July 31, 2020
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Police Arrest Brisbane Man for Performing Scrotum Surgery at a Backpacker’s Hostel

It's been reported that officers also found a severed penis and testicles in the man's freezer.

/ July 31, 2020
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Kashmir Has Been Under Siege for a Whole Year. Here’s a Timeline.

A year after its autonomy was revoked, Kashmir continues to be a mess of human rights violations.

/ July 31, 2020
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Police Arrest Man for Performing Scrotum Surgery at a Backpacker’s Hostel

It's been reported that officers also found a severed penis and testicles in the Australian man's freezer.

/ July 31, 2020
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10 things we do that puzzle and scare horses

Patting, shoeing, grooming, feeding, and even putting them in a stable - the list of seemingly benign human interactions that can confuse or upset horses is surprisingly long. On the eve of the official Horse's Birthday, we explain why.

/ July 31, 2020
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Sydney Maritime Union: ‘Solidarity with First Nations communities is vital’

Anti-racismLiv AdamsRachel EvansIssue 1274AustraliaMaritime Workers Union (MUA)Black Lives MatterBlack deaths in custodyGurindji peopleWave Hill walk-offSydneyJuly 31, 2020The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) Sydney branch has thrown its support behind the Black Lives Matter movement by assisting First Nations families who are...

/ July 31, 2020
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On Mars, an autonomous rover and helicopter will roam free

The Perseverance rover is the size of a small car and more technologically sophisticated than anything you’ve ever seen. | NASA / JPL Some powerful self-driving tech is on its way to the Red Planet. NASA’s Perseverance rover launched at...

/ July 30, 2020
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Amazon just posted record sales and profit in the middle of a pandemic

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos in 2018. | Saul Loeb / AFP / Getty Images The record sales that prompted Amazon to pay workers more during the pandemic aren’t abating — so will it reinstate those bonuses? Amazon registered nearly $89...

/ July 30, 2020
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Honest Government Ad | A message from the White House

The White House has made an ad about how things are going, and it’s surprisingly honest and informative. 👉 Ways you can support us to keep making videos: 🔹 Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/TheJuiceMedia 🔹 Tip us on PayPal: https://www.paypal.me/thejuicemedia 👉...

/ July 30, 2020
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Data privacy: stricter European rules will have repercussions in Australia as global divisions grow

An EU decision on international data movements shows Australia's rules for safeguarding personal information may need a rethink.

/ July 30, 2020
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Rape Victims Can Finally Access Proper Pretrial Therapy

New draft guidelines from the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) overturn outdated thinking that evidence would be "tainted" if survivors went through counselling.

/ July 30, 2020
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10 new albums for a world in crisis

Books & musicMat WardIssue 1274Australiaprotest music 2020political music 2020political albums 2020protest songs 2020Massive AttackThe ChicksStrike AnywhereNova TwinsJuly 30, 2020Here's a look back at July's political news and the best new albums that related to it. What albums would you suggest? Comment...

/ July 30, 2020
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The struggle for Indigenous sovereignty

Anti-racismPeter GriffinIssue 1274AustraliasovereigntyUluru Statement from the HeartFrontier WarstreatyWhite Australia PolicyJuly 30, 2020What Aboriginal people ask is that the modern world now makes the sacrifices necessary to give us a real future. To relax its grip on us. To let us breathe,...

/ July 30, 2020
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Big Tech anti-trust hearing ends in farce after Google CEO starts randomly finishing interrogator’s sentences

“What do lions eat? What do graphic designers do? What does lmao mean? All great questions and thanks so much for your interest”

/ July 30, 2020
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India’s Government Insists Their Tiger Population Has Doubled. Wildlife Experts Aren’t So Sure.

Photographing tigers and counting the photos seems like a bad data collection technique.

/ July 30, 2020
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China Orders Hong Kong to Suspend Extradition Agreements with Australia, Britain and Canada

The move is the latest in an escalating tit-for-tat between Beijing and the Five Eyes nations.

/ July 30, 2020
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Hear Me Out: Some Hangovers Are Good

Please, quieten down and let me make my case.

/ July 30, 2020
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Madonna says masks don’t stop coronavirus, but maybe that’s because she puts it over her eye

Pop legend Madonna has come under fire for posting conspiracy theories about COVID-19, including claims that masks are ineffective. But

/ July 30, 2020
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Statue in South Korea Sparks International Controversy | NowThis

This statue in South Korea seems to depict Japan’s PM Shinzō Abe kneeling before a ‘comfort girl’ — and it has sparked international controversy. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest...

/ July 29, 2020
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Casual Kim Talks: Covert Regime Change Attempt In US?

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/ July 29, 2020