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FAST FIVE: Harvard Prof: Merit-Based Admissions "Reproduce Inequality"

Submitted by Toni Airaksinen of Campus Reform A Harvard University professor claims in a new academic study that merit-based admission processes at elite universities “reproduce inequality.” Harvard education professor Natasha Warikoo draws on interviews with 98 white, native-born students at Harvard, Brown University, and the University of Oxford in “What Read more…

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FAST FIVE: Google Was "Working To Get Hillary Clinton Elected" With "Silent Donation" According To Leaked Internal Email

Voto Latino is vocally partisan.  This is simply a draft but do let me know if this is a helpful process for you all.”  Google head Eric Schmidt's secret strategic plan for the US election #PodestaEmails https://t.co/LskJODXyXn More: https://t.co/ZUfh7WDAT5 pic.twitter.com/llq5G9kp5V – WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) October 31, 2016 While there are numerous Read more…

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FAST FIVE: Chinese Fishermen Wage "Hybrid War" On Asian Seas

The US Department of Defense's annual report to Congress, released in August, detailed military and security developments of the Chinese armed forces and drew attention to the “People's Armed Forces Maritime Militia” (PAFMM), a weaponized fishing fleet funded by Beijing – a new asset for low-intensity maritime confrontations, and a Read more…

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