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CLINTON: Well, that's because he'd rather have a puppet as president of the United States.

TRUMP: No puppet. No puppet.

CLINTON: And it's pretty clear...

TRUMP: You're the puppet!

CLINTON: It's pretty clear you won't admit...

TRUMP: No, you're the puppet.

CLINTON: ... that the Russians have engaged in cyberattacks against the United States of America, that you encouraged espionage against our people, that you are willing to spout the Putin line, sign up for his wish list, break up NATO, do whatever he wants to do, and that you continue to get help from him, because he has a very clear favorite in this race.

So I think that this is such an unprecedented situation. We've never had a foreign government trying to interfere in our election. We have 17 -- 17 intelligence agencies, civilian and military, who have all concluded that these espionage attacks, these cyberattacks, come from the highest levels of the Kremlin and they are designed to influence our election. I find that deeply disturbing.

WALLACE: Secretary Clinton...

CLINTON: And I think it's time you take a stand..
Trump  Hillary  puppet  debate  transcript 
2 days ago by Quercki
Kialo - Empowering Reason
Kialo is the platform for rational debate. Empowering reason through friendly and open discussions.
reason  politics  discussion  debate 
6 days ago by rryan
Empowering Reason | Kialo
An ambitious if slightly off-key approach to enabling structured and reusable arguments
society  culture  reason  debate 
8 days ago by dogrover
Employee uprisings sweep many tech companies. Not Twitter • The New York Times
Farhad Manjoo:
<p>As BuzzFeed News declared last month, “Twitter is making an unexpected, somewhat miraculous comeback.”

Perhaps. But at what cost to the world?

“You have a platform that’s damaging people on a regular basis, and it’s being used to target groups of people on a regular basis,” said Leslie Miley, an engineer who left Twitter in 2015 after he said he became disillusioned with what he saw as the company’s weak efforts to hire a more diverse work force. “At some point you have to ask yourself if you’re doing more harm than good.”

Last week, I reached out to Twitter’s employees to ask just that. Insiders were reluctant to talk on the record, but a few said that even if there’s little public evidence of organized resistance, some employees are constantly debating the role the service plays in public discourse. Mr. Trump’s tweets, in particular, arouse internal conflict, they said. And Mr. Dorsey’s decision — earlier reported by The Washington Post — to meet with conservative pundits who have accused the platform of liberal bias did not sit well with many workers.

Twitter declined to make Mr. Dorsey available for an interview. The company did put me on the phone with Vijaya Gadde, its head of legal, policy, trust and safety, who echoed the idea that there is robust debate within Twitter about its impact on the world.

“A lot of our employees are here because they’re tied to the mission that we’re serving and to our purpose in the world,” Ms. Gadde said. She defined that mission as providing “a healthy public conversation,” but acknowledged the company has had trouble defining exactly what such a healthy conversation might look like.</p>
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12 days ago by charlesarthur
Think the Vote-Bill of Rights Institute
Created by the Bill of Rights Institute, collections of resources to help students think critically about foreign and domestic policy and staying informed
government  vote  bill_of_rights  civil_discourse  debate  current_events  constitution  critical_thinking 
16 days ago by Hoffmann1285
Koalitionsvertrag: Das haben wir erreicht für...
Here is the "Koalitationsvertrag" of CDU, CSU and SPD
spd  politics  handbook  rules  decision  debate  csu  cdu 
20 days ago by hanseatunikat
Pre-funding and post-funding investments – The Yorkshire Ranter
I have no idea if this is original, but I was thinking about the Keynesian theory of investment while doing something else and it occurred to me that you can explain it in terms of pre-funding or post-funding. The Modern Monetary Theory people think this distinction, applied to banks, has really important consequences for monetary policy. Do banks look at how much money their customers have deposited and then decide how much to lend, or do they choose which loan applications to greenlight and then work out how to fund them? If it’s the first, monetary policy should be able to influence investment through the so-called credit channel. If it’s the second, not so much.
keynesianism  classicism  nature  investment  debate  quote 
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