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Turkey Sanctions the Highly Controversial Social Media Bill

On July 29, the Turkish Parliament ratified a Bill. This Bill seeks to regulate and bring about a change to how social media operates in the country. The Justice and Development (AK) Party and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) support the move. The AK Party is the ruling party whose ally

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U.S. Congress Digs Into Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google; Do They Need New Laws to Control the Big Four Tech Giants?

On July 29, the U.S. Congress pulled up the Four Tech Titans during a high-profile antitrust hearing. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Apple’s Tim Cook, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, and Google’s Sundar Pichai. They were interrogated for over five hours by a 15- member House Judiciary Committee. It’s publicized as one of the most

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Trump Controversially Revamps NEPA- What Is At Stake?

On July 15, Donald Trump, in Atlanta, announced a “top to bottom overhaul” of the regulations that implement NEPA. Background  The Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) gave a notice of proposed rule-making. This was on January 1, 2020. The proposition was to update the rules implementing NEPA. The proposed rule

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India’s Trade War With China and the GATT Agreement (1947)

“The trade war with China could end up doing more harm to the Indian economy”, Arvind Panagariya recently said in an audio interview. China’s exports to India are only 3% of their sum total. This 3% makes up for about 15% of India’s total imports. These imports are significant to India.

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