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The Rise and Fall of Silicon Valley Bank

Silicon Valley Bank

Silicon Valley Bank, a commercial bank known for serving start-ups and venture-backed firms, was shut down by the California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation in March 2023, making it the largest bank failure since the financial crisis of 2008. The bank’s rapid closure was due to a combination of factors, including the decrease in …

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Why the Pentagon is Still Grappling with the Fallout of Leaked Document

Pentagon

In 2010, WikiLeaks released classified documents from the United States Department of Defense, known as the “Pentagon Papers.” These documents revealed information about U.S. involvement in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, including civilian casualties, torture, and abuses of power. Although the release of the documents was controversial at the time, they have continued to circulate …

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