Month: June 2022

FTC Chair Lina Khan’s plan to take on Big Tech, in 9 questions

FTC Chair Lina Khan’s plan to take on Big Tech, in 9 questions

FTC Chair Lina Khan testifies at a House hearing in May 2022. | Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images…

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Boris Johnson’s new Brexit gamble

Boris Johnson’s new Brexit gamble

LONDON — Wounded by his party and with his leadership in peril, Boris Johnson is reaching — once again — for…

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Welcome to Bulgaria, where the Ukraine war is NATO’s fault

Welcome to Bulgaria, where the Ukraine war is NATO’s fault

NATO is to blame for provoking the “special military operation”, as Vladimir Putin called his invasion of Ukraine. Washington helped…

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Welcome to Bulgaria, where the Ukraine war is NATO’s fault

Everyone wants Danish firm’s monkeypox jab (but supplies are limited)

A Danish biotech that until recently had just six customers for its monkeypox vaccine is now being inundated with orders…

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Euro 7/VII — the missing puzzle piece for improving air quality in Europe

Euro 7/VII — the missing puzzle piece for improving air quality in Europe

Melina Kennedy, vice president – Product Compliance and Regulatory Affairs at Cummins Inc. The environment is facing an existential crisis…

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We still need to talk about data protection

Wojciech Wiewiórowski is the European Data Protection Supervisor. When you’re a regulatory authority responsible for compliance, being called a “rulebreaker”…

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Trump World’s game plan for the Jan. 6 hearing? That’s still a bit TBD.

Trump World’s game plan for the Jan. 6 hearing? That’s still a bit TBD.

The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack will soon hold its first primetime hearing on efforts to overturn the…

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Black Sea bullshit: Kyiv battles Russia’s lies on the food crisis

Ukraine and its Western allies are struggling to neutralize Russia’s latest offensive — a campaign of brazen lies in which…

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<div>San Francisco Elites Scapegoated Chesa Boudin for the City’s Problems. It Worked.</div>

San Francisco Elites Scapegoated Chesa Boudin for the City’s Problems. It Worked.

A billionaire-funded recall campaign pinned San Francisco’s myriad problems on progressive district attorney Chesa Boudin. That recall succeeded on Tuesday,…

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House Dems set to pass major gun safety bill that will wither in the Senate

House Dems set to pass major gun safety bill that will wither in the Senate

House Democrats are poised to pass a gun safety package Wednesday that will stall in the Senate — an emotionally-charged…

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‘I don’t want it to happen again’: Texas school shooting survivor pleads with Congress

When the shooter arrived, Miah Cerrillo and her classmates hid behind their teacher’s desk and several backpacks. The gunman shot…

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McConnell urges passage of SCOTUS security bill in wake of Kavanaugh threat

An armed man was arrested near the home of Justice Brett Kavanaugh early Wednesday.

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<div>Armed California man arrested near Justice Kavanaugh's house</div>

Armed California man arrested near Justice Kavanaugh’s house

The Justice Department has charged California resident Nicholas Roske with attempted murder, alleging he appeared in Supreme Court Justice Brett…

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House passes resolution condemning ‘white replacement theory’

They did so using a procedural tactic that did not require a separate vote, as they took up two gun…

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DeSantis claims in-person learning saved Florida students. It’s not that simple.

DeSantis claims in-person learning saved Florida students. It’s not that simple.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis spent much of the pandemic championing a clear philosophy on education: In-person…

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Opinion | The Democrats Plan a Full Media Blowout Over Jan. 6

Opinion | The Democrats Plan a Full Media Blowout Over Jan. 6

When you turn on your television Thursday night to watch the kick-off of the January 6 congressional hearings, you won’t…

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