UK says cyber-spies monitor Facebook, Google use

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LONDON: The U.K.’s electronic spy agency is legally allowed to track the online activities of millions of Britons who use U.S.-based platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Google, Britain’s top counterterrorism official has said. In a witness statement made public Tuesday, Office for Security and Counterterrorism chief Charles Farr said data sent on those services is classed as “external” rather than “internal” communications because the companies’ servers are based outside Britain. Amnesty International said that amounted to…

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Blog: Rio's Afro Reggae school transforms slum kids through music
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Drums pounding proudly through favela streets, inviting you in. They're quite a sight when finally encountered - brightly coloured makeshift drums constructed from barrels and plastic containers. The beating is the sound of Afro Reggae, an NGO ...

UK says cyber-spies monitor Facebook, Google use

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LONDON: The U.K.’s electronic spy agency is legally allowed to track the online activities of millions of Britons who use U.S.-based platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Google, Britain’s top counterterrorism official has said. In a witness statement made public Tuesday, Office for Security and Counterterrorism chief Charles Farr said data sent on those services is classed as “external” rather than “internal” communications because the companies’ servers are based outside Britain. Amnesty International said that amounted to…

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Blog: Rio's Afro Reggae school transforms slum kids through music - SBS


SBS

Blog: Rio's Afro Reggae school transforms slum kids through music
SBS
Drums pounding proudly through favela streets, inviting you in. They're quite a sight when finally encountered - brightly coloured makeshift drums constructed from barrels and plastic containers. The beating is the sound of Afro Reggae, an NGO ...