Pressure Mounts on Facebook to Remove AIPAC’s Islamophobic Attacks Against Ilhan Omar https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/08/13/pressure-mounts-facebook-remove-aipacs-islamophobic-attacks-against-ilhan-omar
Online extremist rhetoric is strikingly similar to the buildup to the January 6 attack on the US Capitol, with increasing calls for violence linked to conspiracy theories and false narratives, Homeland Security Intelligence chief John Cohen said in an interview with CNN.
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The US Embassy in Kabul is instructing personnel to destroy sensitive materials as well as items “which could be misused in propaganda efforts,” according to a management notice sent Friday to embassy staff, seen by CNN and described by another source familiar.
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Louisiana and Mississippi Health Systems on Brink of Collapse as Low-Vaccinated Regions Suffer https://www.commondreams.org/news/2021/08/13/louisiana-and-mississippi-health-systems-brink-collapse-low-vaccinated-regions
A Florida woman died after being shot by her toddler while she was on a Zoom conference call, police say.
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