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OKC Stifles Dissent on Lake Hefner Fracking Proposal

OKC Stifles Dissent on Lake Hefner Fracking Proposal
When it comes to basic democratic principles and the freedom of political expression, the public meeting Thursday to discuss a proposal to allow fracking adjacent to Lake Hefner was a complete sham. Democracy is NOT alive and well in Oklahoma City, folks.
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Guess the Ayotollah Didn't Like All the Cat Pics: Iran Bans Instagram

Guess the Ayotollah Didn't Like All the Cat Pics: Iran Bans Instagram
Citing privacy concerns, an Iranian court banned the website Instagram. The site follows Facebook, Twitter and YouTube onto the blacklist as Iran cracks down on methods used by the country's youth to communicate and voice dissent.
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