How Anonymous and other hacking groups are helping protests in Iran

One netizen, claiming to be affiliated with Anonymous, said the Iranian Council had been hacked. Jacob Borzeki | Nurphoto via Getty Images Anonymous and other global hacking groups are engaged in a multi-pronged cyber attack on Iran, and join the fight with protesters on the ground in resisting the country’s strict hijab laws. Thousands of … Read more

Brazil votes on Sunday. Here’s what you need to know

CNN – hotly contested brazil Presidential election Less than 24 hours away, and for many Brazilians, the stakes couldn’t be greater. Two household names – former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and current leader Jair Bolsonaro – are vying to become the country’s next president. Depending on who wins in the end, Latin America’s … Read more

As attempts to ban books mount across the county, Chicago has created “sanctuaries for books”: “Encourage and Alert” | Arts and entertainment

A glass shelf displaying some of the nation’s most notable and challenging books decorates the entrance to the Lincoln Belmont branch of the Chicago Public Library. Books are surrounded by yellow tape and red banners directing the attention of those walking inside to titles that have been banned or attempted to be banned in other … Read more

How political candidates target you on social media based on your music tastes, shopping habits and favorite TV shows

CNN – Marco Rubio hopes to sway voters interested in Chick-fil-A, Ram Trucks and Duck Dynasty. John Fetterman is looking for fans of microbreweries, Teslas and Dave Matthews Band. And Michael Bennett wants to reach people who love Taylor Swift and Lizzo — while shunning Jason Aldean’s loyal listeners. Candidates in some of the most … Read more

Ofcom in the UK is investigating Amazon, Microsoft and Google about cloud dominance

Amazon Web Services logo. Chesnot | Getty Images News | Getty Images The British media organization Ofcom is investigating AmazonAnd the Microsoft And the The Google A tight grip on the cloud computing industry. In the coming weeks, the watchdog will launch a study to examine the position of companies providing public cloud infrastructure and … Read more

Biden has arrived in London for a two-day visit to honor the Queen

CNN – President Joe Biden arrived in London late Saturday for a two-day visit in honor of Queen Elizabeth II, the country’s longtime monarch who he says has “defined an era”. Biden joins leaders from dozens of other countries to pay their respects to the late king, whom he met last year and then announced … Read more

Documentary explores the history of Central State Hospital, isolated from black mental health patients | Country and regional news

By Michael Martz Richmond Times-Dispatch When the American Psychiatric Association celebrated its 175th anniversary three years ago in San Francisco, it showed off images of the two Virginia mental institutions that gave birth to it—what is now Eastern Province And the Western State Hospitals. Also participating in the exhibition were two Virginia psychiatrists who led … Read more

Rail strike looms and the economic damage it may cause

New York CNN Business – a freight rail strikeAnd the economic disruption it can cause, is getting closer and closer to reality. While two other rail unions reached tentative agreements with the railroad department on new contracts on Tuesday, the two most important unions — which represent the engineers and conductors who make up the … Read more