Mike Mallee

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After the election of Donald Trump, we will not mourn. We will organize | Gloria Steinem

This is a time of great danger, as most of us try to escape control by some of us, and old hierarchies reassert themselves. The risk is great, but so is the prize<p>In my country, the white-lash and the man-lash have just created President Donald Trump, an unqualified candidate who came up not through …

Hacker faces 20 years in prison for helping ISIS

Ardit Ferizi is the first hacker prosecuted in the US for an act of terrorism.<p>The US just broke new ground in its bid to fight pro-terrorist hackers. A judge has sentenced Kosovo citizen Ardit Ferizi to 20 years in prison for hacking a US company in order to collect information about 1,300 …

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Rona Fairhead quits BBC, Bake Off crumbles

MediaGuardian’s top stories<p><b>BBC chair Rona Fairhead to stand down after four months</b><p><b>Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc to leave Great British Bake Off</b><p><b>‘Toothless’ press watchdog Ipso not delivering in key areas, say MPs</b><p><b>The Archers: former Sky executive takes over show as Helen Titchener plot ends</b><p><b>Facebook</b> …

Sony's $499 infotainment system packs Apple Carplay, Android Auto

Aftermarket head units don't often have good names. Sony's new XAV-AX100 doesn't have a good name. But what it lacks in that arena, it makes up for it with an affordable price and the latest phone connectivity options. It's not the first head unit to debut with this tech, but the first one out the …

The Iraq disaster helps explain why Britain is in this dark place | Andrew Rawnsley

One seismic event was a trigger for another earthquake 13 years later. But something good will rise from the dust<p>All political lives end in failure and when they are the lives of prime ministers the fatal fall is the more spectacular. For David Cameron, nemesis arrived in one night. His mistakes …

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Treatments for cancers and Alzheimer's on the verge of a breakthrough

Greater understanding of genetics and characteristics of diseases are driving the development of new medicines<p>The practice of medicine can be hit-and-miss: however good a drug is, it is unlikely to work well on everybody with that condition, whether it’s breast cancer or depression. But new …

Britain's slowing economy and a potential Brexit just crushed Osborne's ability to balance the budget

Last year, Osborne kind of boxed himself in with his own "ambitious target to eliminate the budget deficit by 2019-20 and then to continue to run budget surpluses thereafter," London-based think tank Institute for Fiscal Studies said in February.<p>The budget deficit is the amount in which …