Pressure Builds on Zuckerberg as Facebook Rivals Dump Trump
(Newsweek) As social media companies have increasingly enforced their rules against what they and many in society see as hate speech and misinformation stemming from President Donald Trump, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been facing additional pressure to take similar steps.
Kentucky US Senate primary: Amy McGrath squeaks out win over Charles Booker
(courier journal) Former fighter pilot Amy McGrath has won the Democratic primary for U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell's Senate seat, after a slim victory over state Rep. Charles Booker.
Judge temporarily blocks publication of tell-all book by President Trump's niece
New York (CNN Business) A New York judge on Tuesday temporarily blocked the publication of an unflattering tell-all book written by President Trump's niece that Simon & Schuster is set to publish in July.
Fauci says no guarantee U.S. will have effective COVID-19 vaccine, warns spread 'could get very bad'
(Reuters) WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States cannot count on the availability of a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine, the government’s top infectious diseases expert said on Tuesday, and he warned that the daily surge in cases could more than double if Americans fail to take steps to get the virus under control.
Biden Says Trump Has 'Waved the White Flag' in War Against Covid-19
(Bloomberg) Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, criticizes President Donald Trump's handling of the Covid-19 pandemic, saying the U.S. has no direction and Americans have been pitted against each other.
U.S. Supreme Court allows public money for religious schools in major ruling -
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court narrowed the separation of church and state in a major ruling on Tuesday by endorsing Montana tax credits that helped pay for students to attend religious schools, a decision paving the way for more public funding of faith-based institutions.
Counties Where The American Dream Is Dead
The American Dream is the ideal that through equality of opportunity, any person working hard can achieve upward economic mobility. While millions of Americans believe the American Dream is still alive, the experiences of millions of others tell a very different story -- especially in some parts of the country. 24/7 Wall Street
China enacts Hong Kong security law, escalating confrontation with U.S
The Washington Post: China on Tuesday adopted a contentious national security law that will allow Beijing to override Hong Kong’s judicial system and target political opponents in the city, stripping the territory of autonomy promised under the handover agreement with Britain and raising the prospect of further retaliation from Washington.
Fact Check: Joe Biden's great-grandfather didn't own slaves
USA TODAY - Protests nationwide are calling for America to reckon with its racist history. Amid that, as the 2020 election approaches, misinformation about Joe Biden's family history is spreading online.
Warren says consumer protection agency is ‘here to stay’ following Supreme Court ruling
The Boston Globe - Senator Elizabeth Warren declared victory on Monday after the Supreme Court found the governing structure of her Great Recession-era brainchild, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, unconstitutional ― but largely left the agency itself intact.
Time to update the language of the Constitution
Commentary on The Hill - The United States Constitution protects rights and liberties, but its gender and racially-oriented language undermine the promise of equality it proclaims. Its gendered and racist words stand in the way of true reconciliation in this divided country and have no place in any modern society. It is the Constitution purpose to reflect America’s modern values of equality and inclusion.
Sarah Sanders on Biden pledging to eliminate Trump tax cuts, GOP strategy to widen its base
Fox - Former White House press secretary and Fox News contributor Sarah Sanders reacts to the latest in the 2020 campaign on 'Fox & Friends.'
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