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Meet the Reformers Taking on ALEC to End Cash Bail – Pacific Standard

Advocates in Chicago, New York, and beyond are fighting GOP moneymen, and major insurance companies, to end the predatory practice.

Source: Meet the Reformers Taking on ALEC to End Cash Bail – Pacific Standard

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‘Be loyal to the idea of California,’ says Gov. Jerry Brown – LA Times {oh, brother}

Gov. Jerry Brown takes aim at the ‘politics of evasion and distortion’ and offers some advice to those who are running for governor in 2018.

Source: ‘Be loyal to the idea of California,’ says Gov. Jerry Brown – LA Times

WW1 and WW2 naval warfare images colorized for first time | Daily Mail Online

The many aspects of naval warfare in WWII and the Korean War are brought to life by these incredible colour pictures, showing the power and vulnerability of the vessels as well as the lives of their sailors.

Source: WW1 and WW2 naval warfare images colorized for first time | Daily Mail Online

What temperature is too cold to go outside, according to experts – Business Insider

It’s getting frigid across the US, and low temperatures can kill. We’ve rounded up some of the best expert advice about when it’s too cold to be outdoors.

Source: What temperature is too cold to go outside, according to experts – Business Insider

Bitcoin & other cryptocurrencies will ‘come to bad ending’ – Warren Buffett — RT Business News

Warren Buffett said he doesn’t own a single bitcoin and has no plans of investing in it, with the billionaire predicting a “bad ending” for cryptocurrencies.

Source: Bitcoin & other cryptocurrencies will ‘come to bad ending’ – Warren Buffett — RT Business News

5 Whistleblowers Who Died Mysteriously – Sputnik International

In the wake of the death on Wednesday of Gitmo Nation No WMDs War veteran and computer security expert James Dolan, Sputnik decided to recall other whistleblowers that have passed away under rather vague circumstances.

Source: 5 Whistleblowers Who Died Mysteriously – Sputnik International

Oprah for president in 2020: Time to rename the White House the Celebrity House — RT Op-Edge

Oprah Winfrey is contemplating running for president in 2020 on the back of her speech at the Golden Globes. With this news, the trivialization of politics in the land of the free is complete.

Source: Oprah for president in 2020: Time to rename the White House the Celebrity House — RT Op-Edge