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Sunday July 10th, 2022 day edition

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Right wing fledgling broadcaster Ongehoord Nederland has been fined some €93,000 for breaking the public broadcasting sector’s journalistic code of ethics by spreading wrongful information and not differentiating between fact and opinion, public broadcasting organisation NPO has announced.

The fine is lower because the broadcaster is a newcomer and has to be able to pay, the NPO said.

Since then the broadcaster has been repeatedly breaking journalistic guidelines by spreading patently false information without rectifying it, the NPO Ombudsman said in its ruling.

Extreme right wing Flemish politician Flip de Winter, for instance, was allowed to talk about ‘replacement theory’ unopposed, which also prompted parliamentary questions.

Ongehoor Nederland was given a week to change its working methods and avoid a fine but this has not happened.

The NPO said it expects the broadcaster to keep to the journalistic code in future.

‘We apparently have displeased [the NPO] by broadcasting opinions about, for instance, mass immigration and the consequences of rampant climate measures. »

Group offers up to $250 for SCOTUS justices sightings after Kavanaugh protest

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Driving the news: This comes just days after Justice Brett Kavanaugh was forced to exit a restaurant in D.C. after abortion rights protesters showed up outside the premises.

The group is specifically targeting Kavanaugh and fellow Justices Samuel Alito, Neil Gorsuch, Amy Coney Barrett and Chief Justice John Roberts.

If you see Kavanaugh, Alito, Thomas, Gorsuch, Coney Barrett or Roberts DM us with the details!," ShutDownDC said in a tweet. »

Security alert for Jewish community in San Antonio, Texas lifted

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A security alert issued for the Jewish community in San Antonio, Texas, was lifted after the FBI informed the Jewish Federation of San Antonio that there is no longer a "known imminent threat," the federation announced on Facebook late Friday night.

In a Facebook post shared by the Jewish Federation of San Antonio, the organization stated that they had received information from the FBI "identifying a potential threat to an unconfirmed Jewish community facility in the San Antonio area.".

The Secure Community Network (SCN), the official safety and security organization of the Jewish community in North America, released a statement following reports on alert in San Antonio Texas. »

Arizona makes it illegal for bystanders to record cops at close range

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The new Arizona law requires any bystanders recording police activity in the state to stand at a minimum of 8 feet away from the action.

Sponsored by Republican state representative John Kavanagh, the law known as H.B. 2319 makes it illegal to record police at close range.

This week, Kavanagh has succeeded in making close-range recording illegal in Arizona, with only a few exceptions. »

Expose your fears inside Code Alkonost – an upcoming survival horror game rooted in Slavic Mythology.

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Powered by Unreal Engine, Code Alkonost explores psychological and survival horror elements inside a dark fantasy world inspired by Slavic mythology and medievalism style.

Code Alkonost is an upcoming single-player adventure horror game.

As passionate gamers and fans of classic survival horror video games, they are developing Code Alkonost, their most anticipated project to date. »