The WHO Has Changed Its Tune On COVID Related Lockdowns

After months of being told to “follow the science”, a term that almost has become Orwellian double-speak, one of the main organizations behind the advising to shutdown global economies, the World Health Organization, has reversed its course on what it once advised as a necessary means to control the outbreak by now saying to beContinue reading “The WHO Has Changed Its Tune On COVID Related Lockdowns”

Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 18

Happy Friday. Hope you all had a great week. Not many thoughts to go around because I had a good amount of tests and assignments due this week and I think I’m officially 1/2 done with my semester. It sure doesn’t feel like it. So I’m going to try something different and put a fewContinue reading “Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 18”

Nancy Pelosi Defies San Francisco Lockdown Orders To Get A Blow-Out

In a late breaking story on Tuesday evening, Fox News released what I find not surprising, but still angering footage of Democratic Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, walking through a hair salon in San Francisco, CA (without a mask) while the lockdown orders on these small businesses are still active and greatly hurting theseContinue reading “Nancy Pelosi Defies San Francisco Lockdown Orders To Get A Blow-Out”

TikTok To Be Sold To A US Firm, The Federal Government Wants To Take A Rake

The big news to come out of this weekend and what many will be following for the next 6 weeks is the federal government looking to curtail the risks of the popular Chinese social media app Tik Tok by either banning the app entirely, or forcing a sale to a US firm. This is aContinue reading “TikTok To Be Sold To A US Firm, The Federal Government Wants To Take A Rake”

Big Tech Oligarchs To Appear In Front Of Congress Today

CEO’s from the country, and world’s, largest tech companies – Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Apple – will be heard in a congressional hearing today in the first steps of what could become an antitrust investigation against these monopolies and how they are affecting, manipulating, censoring, and exploiting the market. It will be a remote hearingContinue reading “Big Tech Oligarchs To Appear In Front Of Congress Today”

Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 9

Happy Friday friends! What a past few weeks it has been. Not only have I officially completed my virtual summer internship but I also booked my flight to get back to Bloomington and move in for my senior year of college. Things are moving fast that’s for sure. But I’m happy about that because youContinue reading “Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 9”

Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 8

Happy Friday! It’s crazy how slow the days go but how fast the weeks are. As we all know time is relative so there is definitely some of that going on but overall it’s just the fact that we are in the absolute dog days of summer even though we don’t realize it. The newsContinue reading “Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 8”

China’s Treatment Of The Uyghurs Is Inhumane And Global Brands Are Complicit

This headline isn’t breaking news. But it is important and people need to wake up to the problem. I say this on the heels of the NBA being in China’s back pocket and pressure from Nike to change the Redskins team name. The Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) is an Australian, non-partisan Think Tank thatContinue reading “China’s Treatment Of The Uyghurs Is Inhumane And Global Brands Are Complicit”

Joe Biden To Reveal His “Buy American” Plan

Today Joe Biden will be campaigning in Pennsylvania to unveil an economic recovery plan to bring manufacturing and jobs back to the US in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The plan will look to focus on PPE, pharmaceuticals, and other medical equipment as being developed domestically and help hedge against the economic catastrophe that theContinue reading “Joe Biden To Reveal His “Buy American” Plan”

Spotify Continues To Make Moves: Signs Exclusive Podcasts With Kim Kardashian and DC Comics

Spotify is really trying to pivot its brand from being just a music platform. After making moves to buy The Gimlet and The Ringer, they made their biggest splash with the Joe Rogan licensing deal a month ago. Spotify’s stock has been surging and they continue to make themselves out to be not only aContinue reading “Spotify Continues To Make Moves: Signs Exclusive Podcasts With Kim Kardashian and DC Comics”