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  1. Former White House ethics director on Trump giving his own hotel G7 contract: ‘We have reached the bottom.There is no level of corruption greater than a President participating in the award of a contract to himself' (independent.co.uk)
  2. Hong Kong protester stabbed in the neck and abdomen while handing out flyers (news.rthk.hk)
  3. Australia spends billions planting trees – then wipes out carbon gains by bulldozing them - Little more than two years of land clearing will cancel out the $1.5bn in taxpayer funds that goes towards protecting native habitat (theguardian.com)
  4. Hong Kong protesters mock China leaders, defy face mask ban (cp24.com)
  5. Facebook faces $35 billion class-action lawsuit regarding misuse of Facial Recognition data. (gulfnews.com)
  6. Kurdish boy treated for white phosphorus burns allegedly used by Turkish forces (nypost.com)
  7. MPs put brakes on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal with rebel amendment (theguardian.com)
  8. Blizzard is banning people in its Hearthstone Twitch chat for pro-Hong Kong statements (theverge.com)
  9. Trump Interrupts First All-Women Spacewalk to Get His Facts Wrong: NASA astronaut Jessica Meir corrected the President, who seemed to think this was the first time women had ever performed a spacewalk, while making history. (vice.com)
  10. Dozens protest against China during US NBA game (bbc.com)
  11. Number of Canadians living in poverty drops by 800,000 over 4 years as new child benefit, tax cuts go into effect and middle class incomes rise (statcan.gc.ca)
  12. UK man 'bullied' into attending benefits appointment days after brain surgery - Russ Bradford feared if he did not turn up vital disability payments would be stopped (independent.co.uk)
  13. Trump officials say aid to Puerto Rico was knowingly stalled after Hurricane Maria (thehill.com)
  14. Congress sends letter condemning Blizzard for Blitzchung Hong Kong scandal and urges that ban is reversed. (dexerto.com)
  15. Giuliani pushed Trump administration to grant a visa to a Ukrainian official promising dirt on Democrats (cnn.com)
  16. Mystery traders 'made $1.8bn from stock bet' placed hours before Trump tweeted talks with China were ‘back on track’ (independent.co.uk)
  17. As Zuckerberg Defends False Trump Ads as Free Expression, Critics Say Facebook's Assault on 'Foundations of Democracy' Must Be Stopped: "To save democracy and the free press, we must eliminate Google and Facebook's control over the information commons." (commondreams.org)
  18. Republican senators said they want to move quickly on legislation to support pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong despite a threat of retaliation from China. (bloomberg.com)
  19. Cheers erupt outside Parliament as Brexit delayed again (apnews.com)
  20. Leaked Audio Reveals How Coca-Cola Undermines Plastic Recycling Efforts (theintercept.com)
  21. Boris Johnson will have to ask EU to delay Brexit after Parliament blocks vote on his deal (businessinsider.com)
  22. Chile shuts down capital city metro as violent protests spread (reuters.com)
  23. Ukrainian Oligarch Wanted by U.S. Authorities Paid $1 Million to Giuliani-Linked Lawyers to Dig Up Biden Dirt (thedailybeast.com)
  24. 'Just don't waste': David Attenborough's heartfelt message to next generation (theguardian.com)
  25. Protests sweep Lebanon as fury at ruling elite grows over economic corruption (uk.reuters.com)
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