Dr. Jordan Peterson and Dave Rubin are set to leave crowdfunding platform Patreon on January 15 in protest over the company’s censorship of political commentators, including Carl Benjamin, known online as Sargon of Akkad. In a video published on January 1, Peterson and Rubin set the date for their departure from Patreon, with Peterson claiming it was “unethical” to continue working with the platform.“It’s not something I’m thrilled about by any stretch of the imagination so you and I have been talking for a couple of weeks now ever since this scandal around Carl Benjamin, or Sargon of Akkad, broke we decided a while back that we were going to do, well, a variety of things,” declared Peterson. “We’re going to announce our departure from Patreon, which is what we’re doing in this video. I’m going to leave Patreon January 15th.” Rubin then added, “I also am going to leave Patreon on January 15th, which by the … [Read more...] about Jordan Peterson and Dave Rubin to Leave Patreon in Protest of Censorship on January 15
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PUBLISHED: 13:10 31 October 2018 | UPDATED: 13:10 31 October 2018 Jane Hunt Ipswich Crown Court Picture: ARCHANT A man jailed for his part in a “despicable con” which fleeced a 75-year-old Ipswich widow of her life savings has been ordered to pay her £4,675. Helal Uddin, 49, of Bow Road, East London, had denied possessing criminal property but was found guilty after a trial earlier this year and was jailed for 12 months.On Wednesday Uddin was back in the dock at Ipswich Crown Court for a confiscation hearing under the Proceeds of Crime Act.Daniel Taylor, prosecuting, said Uddin’s benefit from his offending was £4,675 and he had assets to that value.Judge Emma Peters made a confiscation order in the sum of £4,675 to be paid as compensation to the victim.Jailing Uddin in March Judge David Goodin said it was difficult to imagine a more “despicable and mean-spirited” offence.Judge Goodin acknowledged Uddin had not … [Read more...] about Man fined for role in ‘despicable con’ to fleece widow out of £40k life savings
News 8 // 27 Oct 2018, 09:50 IST SHARE Barcelona, Oct 27 (AFP) Barcelona will miss Lionel Messi on Sunday - his goals, his dribbles, his presence as much as anything - but the angst will be gone with the help of three weeks' rest and a sling.For the fans that came to see him, not the match or the teams, but him, the disappointment will be harder to shake.This will be the first Clasico without either Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo since December 2007, when Julio Baptista's winner was the difference in a 1-0 win for Real Madrid.There have been 35 games between them since. Messi has lit up more than a few - the hat-trick in 2007, the two free-kicks, and that run, leaving five Madrid players for dead, Sergio Ramos twice.In a stall on Carrer d'Aristides Maillol, lining the western edge of Camp Nou, a vendor stands under a collection of red and yellow scarves, behind him pinned up shirts with Messi, 10, on their backs."We will sell Messi shirts here even 20 … [Read more...] about ‘It hurts in the depths of my soul’
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