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Amazon in Holocaust row about ‘Hunters’ series, anti-Semitic books

Amazon in Holocaust row about ‘Hunters’ series, anti-Semitic books

WARSAW (Reuters) – The Auschwitz Memorial criticized Amazon on Sunday for fictitious depictions of the Holocaust in its Prime series “Hunters” and for selling books of Nazi propaganda. Seventy-five years after the liberation of the Nazi German Auschwitz death camp by Soviet troops, world leaders and activists have called for action against rising anti-Semitism. “Hunters”, [...]

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Mapping coronavirus: South Koreans turn to online tracking as cases surge

Mapping coronavirus: South Koreans turn to online tracking as cases surge

SEOUL (Reuters) – As the new coronavirus spreads in South Korea, private software developers have set up websites and apps to help people track cases and shun places where infected people have been in the hope of avoiding the fast-spreading virus. The government, stung by criticism of how it handled past outbreaks, initially released very [...]

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Ex-Facebook executive starts group to help employees push companies on climate

Ex-Facebook executive starts group to help employees push companies on climate

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook’s former sustainability chief has launched an organization to help employees at big companies press their bosses for more aggressive policies to fight climate change. Hundreds of companies have committed to reducing emissions in their own operations to be in line with the 2015 Paris Agreement, in which governments aim to [...]

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