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Anti-piracy laws cause public outcry

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Article by Dan Myers How would you feel if the government were given more power to shut down sites that commit online piracy? How would you feel if the government had the power to shut down YouTube as it is now? According to a large multitude of angry internet users, this is exactly the sort of thing that the Stop …

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Obama puts brakes on pipeline proposal

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Article by Kyle Paradise On January 18th, President Barack Obama denied TransCanada (TRP) a permit allowing them to construct a pipeline, known as the Keystone XL.  According to Bloomberg, TransCanada claims that the 1,661-mile project would “carry 700,000 barrels of crude a day from Alberta’s oil sands to refineries on the U.S. Gulf of Mexico coast, crossing six states and …