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Russia's 'Foreign Agent' Law Targets Journalists, Activists, Even Ordinary Citizens

The recently expanded law says that freelance journalists, YouTube bloggers and practically anyone else who receives money from abroad and voices a political opinion can be considered a foreign agent.

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Opinion: New Jersey Renames Its Rest Stops As A Nation Rethinks Monuments

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Fly Me To The Moon Frank Sinatra
Cantaloupe Island Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock
The Penguin Brass Knuckles Brass Band

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Was It 'Reasonable' To Ship 81 Million Opioid Pills To This Small West Virginia City?

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Thanksgiving YBN Cordae
Crazy Feeling Lou Reed
Best Day Atmosphere
Joujou Zena Tabu Ley Rochereau
Licorice MF Doom
The Penguin Brass Knuckles Brass Band
Song 2 DJ Krush

A self-portrait of Darya Apakhonchich, with the writing on her face and a figure of a woman saying: "Not only a body but a person, person, person, person, person." She made the photo in support of Russian artist and LGBTQ activist Yulia Tsvetkova, who faces criminal charges for spreading pornography through her art. Darya Apakhonchich hide caption

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Russia's 'Foreign Agent' Law Targets Journalists, Activists, Even Ordinary Citizens

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When I Fall Tasman
Your Power Billie Eilish
Management Clairo

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