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Unfortunately, some of the biggest Internet companies like Google, Facebook, and Twitter, are cashing in on the very rules of engagement that made them so successful and selling the masses of transmitted Big Data that comes their way to commercial bidders and businesses that use it for targeted advertising and marketing campaigns, research efforts, the development of new goods and services, and a host of other commercial propositions.
With 92 percent of Americans telling the World Values Survey they believe in God, it’s no surprise that media and critics represent feminism and global warming in a fundamentally similar way. A different body of evidence suggests that the ideological divide on confronting global warming – which by necessity includes a major shift to a clean energy economy – may not be as wide as we think, not outside the Beltway anyway.
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