Wikileaks Leaks, Iron Lady Dies, Kim Jong-Un’s Aunt Running The Show And Angry Fliers: Monday Morning News Roundup 4-8-2013
Here is a collection of some of the stories that Personal Liberty staffers will be keeping an eye on throughout the day. Click the links for the full stories.
- Wikileaks has dumped another 1.7 million documents. Most of them are diplomatic records covering the period from the beginning of 1973 to the end of 1976, covering a variety of diplomatic traffic and including cables, intelligence reports and congressional correspondence.
- Britain’s first and only female prime minister, Margaret Thatcher, died peacefully in London today at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke.
- It’s getting harder and harder for readers to distinguish editorial content from marketing pitches, as advertisers pay to have sponsored stories published more than ever before.
- The aunt of Kim Jong-un has been credited with being the driving force behind the rise of the Supreme Leader of North Korea.
- Traveling by airplane is ticking off a remarkable amount of people, as airlines more frequently treat their passengers like cattle.
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Sam Rolley Staff writer Sam Rolley began a career in journalism working for a small town newspaper while seeking a B.A. in English. After learning about many of the biases present in most modern newsrooms, Rolley became determined to find a position in journalism that would allow him to combat the unsavory image that the news industry has gained. He is dedicated to seeking the truth and exposing the lies disseminated by the mainstream media at the behest of their corporate masters, special interest groups and information gatekeepers.
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