Amazon hired Taha Kass-Hout, former FDA CTO

Amazon’s experimental lab, known internally as 1492 or Grand Challenge, has hired Taha Kass-Hout, former FDA Chief Health Informatics Officer.
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He could help that team build a product that gives consumers easier access to their medical records, based on his past interests and experience.

CD186: National Endowment for Democracy

The National Endowment for Democracy is a private foundation – that receives millions of our tax dollars – that pays groups to work to change the governments of other countries. In this episode, hear highlights from a hearing during which the president of this creepy organization and the presidents of two organizations that it funds – which are controlled entirely by members of the Republican and Democratic parties – will give you some insight into what kind of work they are doing manipulating information and interfering in elections in other countries around the world.
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What is the National Endowment for Democracy?

What is the National Endowment for Democracy? Who funds it? What does it do? If we can’t answer these questions, then we can’t honestly claim to understand what’s shaping the world we live in. The National Endowment for Democracy is just one example of the kind of taxpayer-funded NGOs (non-governmental organization) and/or corporately funded think…
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