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Let us count the ways this Oregon pipeline project has gone off the rails

By Mark A. Bonta / February 28, 2020 / Comments Off on Let us count the ways this Oregon pipeline project has gone off the rails

A proposed natural-gas pipeline terminal on the Oregon coast has everything going for it: A partnership with a Canadian energy corporation, backing from local-government officials and the support of the Trump administration.  So why can’t the Jordan Cove project on Coos Bay, which has been in the works since 2007, get construction approval?  One reason […]

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American college students are being tracked across campus every day

By Mark A. Bonta / January 14, 2020 / Comments Off on American college students are being tracked across campus every day

If you are an American college student, your class attendance is likely being tracked, because, advocates say, it makes you a better student.  Yet some student and faculty groups are clamoring for greater oversight of what many see as an emerging “social credit system” that violates their privacy.   They say that these tracking programs are […]

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