Parler Is Back Online and ‘Open to Americans of All Viewpoints’

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Social media app Parler is back online, no thanks to mainstream tech services. The Trump-friendly platform, which went dark last month after the US Capitol riot, relaunched Monday with a new platform built on “sustainable, independent technology,” Reuters reported.

Amazon, Google, and Apple in January dropped access to Parler (not to be confused with “social talking app” Parlor), citing its alleged use to help coordinate the D.C. insurrection. The social network partially returned less than two weeks later, this time powered by Russian-owned DDos-Guard.

Efforts to rebuild were led by Chief Executive John Matze, who promised that Parler would “resolve any challenge before us” and welcome users back “soon”—before being fired on Jan. 29. In a memo obtained by Fox News, Matze suggests the dismissal was based on his support for stronger content moderation. New interim CEO Mark Meckler, co-founder of the

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How to Make a Living Will

Senior woman signs a living will

Senior woman signs a living will

A living will is a legal document that allows you to specify the kind of care you’d like to receive in end-of-life situations. This is different from an advance healthcare directive, though either one can be an important part of an estate plan. If you’d like to draft a living will, you could get help from an estate planning attorney or you may try using an online software program to create one. Regardless of which one you choose, it’s important to understand how to make a living will to ensure that yours is valid and your wishes are upheld. A financial advisor can offer valuable insight and guidance as you make an estate plan.

What Is a Living Will?

Living wills can be used to spell out what type of healthcare you do or don’t want to receive in end-of-life situations or if

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