Big Tech, Watchdog Groups, and Law Enforcement Join Forces To Purge Extremists
🇹🇼 Wade-Giles: Chung-shan
🇹🇼 Tongyong Pinyin: JhongShan
🇹🇼🇨🇳🇸🇬 Hanyu Pinyin: Zhongshan
🇹🇼 Gwoyeu Romatzyh: Jong Shaan
🇭🇰🇲🇴 Jyutping: Zung Saan
🇻🇳 Quoc Ngu: Truông So'n
🇰🇷 McCune-Reischauer: Chung-san
🇰🇷 South Korea 2000: Jungsan
🇰🇵 North Korea: Jungsan
🇯🇵 Hepburn: Nakayama
🇯🇵 Kunreishiki: Nakayama
This resident of one of Rio de Janeiro's largest favelas, @eurenesilva, started a print newsletter when he was 11 years old because nobody was reporting on his favela.
Now, 16 years later, @vozdacomunidade is a large and serious news outlet covering favelas. An amazing story: https://nitter.poast.org/eurenesilva/status/1419536392565182469
Organic agriculture: in Thailand thousands of ducks are released into the rice paddies to devour parasites.
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/tilbots/status/1420223982238937089
This whole essay is great, and the first paragraph -- where Hannah Arendt and Mary McCarthy commiserate on how the editorial and "fact-checking" process used by mainstream media outlets is often used to homogenize everyone and eliminate individuality and creativity -- is funny. https://nitter.poast.org/mtracey/status/1419699857355329538
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Hong Kong: First person charged under national security law found guilty https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-57979938
During WWII the United Kingdom removed all roadsigns in hopes that if the Nazis mounted a ground invasion they would get lost and have trouble navigating
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/tilbots/status/1419955125477588994
Coronavirus: people in UK travel hundreds of miles for Chinatown shots https://www.scmp.com/news/world/europe/article/3142709/coronavirus-people-uk-travel-hundreds-miles-chinatown-shots?utm_source=rss_feed
Arrest to verdict: A timeline of Hong Kong’s first security trial https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/27/arrest-to-verdict-a-timeline-of-hong-kongs-first-security-trial #News
North and South Korea restore severed cross-border hotline https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/27/north-and-south-korea-restore-severed-cross-border-hotline #News
Timeline: Trial of first person charged under Hong Kong security law http://reut.rs/3iM575k
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