🇺🇸 The Great Inequality Debate | UpFront

The US economy. It is one of President Donald Trump’s pet topics, he loves to talk about it, he loves to brag about it, and he loves to tweet about it. Just this week the US president took to Twitter to tell the world that more than 5 million jobs had been created since he took office. He also boasted that unemployment has hit 3.6 percent; “the lowest since 1969”. According to Trump the US economy is the “best it’s ever been”. But who’s benefitting from this apparent “economic boom”,…

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Yang: Amazon needs to pay their fair share

2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Andrew Yang on requiring Amazon to pay their fair share in taxes by proposing a ‘value-added tax.’ FOX News operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOXNews.com and the direct-to-consumer streaming service, FOX Nation. FOX News also produces FOX News Sunday on FOX Broadcasting Company and FOX News Edge. A top five-cable network, FNC has been the most watched news channel in the country for 17 consecutive years. According to a 2018 Research Intelligencer study by…

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Brothers in Smollett case file lawsuit against his lawyers

The two brothers who claimed actor Jussie Smollett paid them to stage a hate crime attack file a lawsuit over how they were portrayed during the criminal proceedings. #AmericasNewsroom #FoxNews FOX News operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOXNews.com and the direct-to-consumer streaming service, FOX Nation. FOX News also produces FOX News Sunday on FOX Broadcasting Company and FOX News Edge. A top five-cable network, FNC has been the most watched news channel in the country for 17 consecutive…

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🇨🇳 Tiananmen Square: Can China erase history? | The Stream

This month marks 30 years since the start of student-led pro-democracy protests in China’s Tiananmen Square, where weeks of peaceful demonstration ended in a deadly military crackdown. Since the advent of social media, the 1989 demonstrations have become one of the most heavily censored topics on the Chinese internet. Despite government censorship, people in China have continued to post online remembrances and commemorate the protests, often using coded language and memes. In an effort to preserve online dissent, researchers at the University of Hong Kong and the University of Toronto…

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