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The United States and Britain today accused Russia of launching a new wave of internet-based attacks targeting routers, firewalls and other computer networking equipment used by government agencies, businesses and critical infrastructure operators around the globe. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI),…

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It’s been six years since investigative journalists published their expose accusing London’s Metropolitan Police of colluding with the UK’s construction cartel to blacklist workers who complained about unsafe working conditions, abusive bosses and wage-theft, as well as union organisers and other “troublemakers” — this week, the Met confirmed that…

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Last December, the accounting giant EY presented a proposal to the failing mega-business Carillion to break it up and sell its profitable parts, keeping it from collapsing and sticking the British taxpayer with billions of pounds’ worth of unfunded pension liabilities. Carillion’s directors decided not to take the…

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Wednesdbury Oak Academy in the West Midlands is an “academy school,” similar to a US charter school — a publicly funded, privately operated school, which, theory goes, is able to “experiment” with new educational techniques, by deviating from the standard curriculum, rejecting students on the basis of selection criteria,…

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