Russia Is Reportedly Preparing to Defend the Central African Republic From a Coup
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Russia Is Reportedly Preparing to Defend the Central African Republic From a Coup

The Agence France Presse’s report on Monday citing Central African Republic spokesman Ange Maxim Kazagui’s claim that Russia “sent several hundred soldiers and heavy weapons” to stave off an impending armed coup attempt in the landlocked country is likely true since it aligns with Moscow’s “Democratic Security” interests in Africa. The news just broke earlier…

War on Chinese Tech is a Way for the US to Continue Spying on YOU and the Rest of the World Unchallenged
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War on Chinese Tech is a Way for the US to Continue Spying on YOU and the Rest of the World Unchallenged

America has been increasingly concerned about the potential for surveillance from leading Chinese tech companies. But a new report suggests the US is primarily concerned with maintaining its own dominance of digital espionage. A running theme of Donald Trump’s administration over the past four years has been its relentless campaign against Chinese technology. Claiming that…

The Myth of a Golden Age of American liberalism
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The Myth of a Golden Age of American liberalism

In The Right Nation: Conservative Power in America, authors John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge spend considerable time rehashing the conventional wisdom that says the United States was, from roughly 1900 to 1980, the world’s Great Progressive Hope, a woke nation led by men of liberal values. Micklethwait and Woodridge write: “Fifty years ago, America lacked…