Tuesday, July 7, 2020


    George Floyd

    The Brutal Murder of George Floyd Underlines America’s Ingrained Discomfort with the Black Community

    The brutal murder of George Floyd highlights President Donald Trump’s overt racism, the muted leadership of the Republican Party, and its antipathy toward the black community.

    How to understand Obamagate – Donald Trump’s latest conspiracy theory

    The Obamagate hashtag had accrued over two million tweets and another four million by the end of the week.
    President Donald Trump

    The Long Read / President Donald Trump and the Antithesis of American Greatness: Critical...

    Did President Donald Trump betray the principles on which America was founded and is he an antithesis of American greatness? The article explores these issues.

    Trump Hasn’t Released Funds That Help Families of COVID-19 Victims Pay for Burials

    In past national disasters, FEMA has given money to families of victims to help pay for funerals. After our story showing that Trump had not yet permitted that, the chairmen of two House committees demanded he release the funds.
    WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesu

    What Donald Trump’s funding cuts to WHO mean for the world

    The US contributes more than US$400 million to the WHO per year, though it is already US$200 million in arrears. It is the organisation’s largest donor and gives about 10 times what China does per year

    Qassem Suleimani air strike: why this is a dangerous escalation of US assassination policy

    "He had orchestrated attacks on coalition bases in Iraq over the last several months – including the attack on December 27th – culminating in the death and wounding of additional American and Iraqi personnel. General Suleimani also approved the attacks on the US embassy in Baghdad",Donald Trumph

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