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The Internet’s Response To Ukraine Has Been Peak Cringe

It has been nearly a week since Russian President Vladimir Putin made the decision to invade Ukraine. Since the conflict broke out, people have been posting some of the most cringeworthy, inappropriate, strange, or hilariously out-of-touch content that I have maybe ever observed. It was one thing when a bunch …

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Facebook And Twitter Have Been Blocked In Russia

Facebook and Twitter on Friday were blocked in Russia, amid President Vladimir Putin’s ongoing military invasion of Ukraine. In a statement issued on Friday, Roskomnadzor, the country’s communications regulator, explained the decision was made to “block access to the Facebook network” after at least 26 cases of “discrimination against Russian …

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A US Reporter Was Shot Dead While Covering The War In Ukraine

Brent Renaud, an award-winning American video journalist who had been covering Russia’s war against Ukraine, was shot dead Sunday near Kyiv, according to local police and witnesses. Renaud, 50, and another reporter came under gunfire in Irpin, a suburb north of the capital, according to Kyiv Regional Police Chief Andriy …

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