The EU just rolled out a batch of new privacy laws and regulations meant to curb the potential for abuse. Tech companies are gathering more and more information about its users and the EU is attacking the problem head-on. But how should Americans go about treating it?
Implicit bias training likely won’t work because human beings innate beliefs and attitudes aren’t easily changed through “education” programs. Rather than getting police officers to handle personal disputes, social workers would be a better option for calming down stressful situations.
In a country where being “affectionate, warm, and physical,” are considered regular social conventions, the Brazilian version of MeToo is sparking nationwide conversation on what is appropriate conduct.
The opioid crisis appears to be getting a bit worse ever year as states in the United States and provinces in Canada struggle to deal with the problem.
Student debt is now at $1.4 trillion, so the chances of the average 20-something buying a home are pretty slim. It’s starting to seem like you shouldn’t go to school or go into debt at all. Actually, why not take out another loan?
The NYPD will charge Harvey Weinstein with rape after nearly a hundred women accused him of sexual assault. The police expect him to show up to the precinct on Friday, and the arraignment is the following week.
Two parents in New York are fighting in court to have their man child forcibly removed from the house. The kid won’t move out, and they had no other option but to sue.
Gun control is yet another example of the disconnection between the rural and urban people throughout North America. Neither culture understands each other. Chaos ensues.
The future is uncertain with declining birthrates all over the developed world. Being a parent isn’t as appealing as it used to be. What does this mean for the West and the world?
China might offer to purchase $200 billion worth of products from the United States following Trump’s sanctions. However, if Trump were to agree to the trade deal – despite advice from economists – it would be effective in his dealings with Kim Jung-un as well as the trade deficit.
The water crisis is becoming real. After a fourteen year observation from space and two satellites later, NASA and other academics concluded we’re witnessing massive changes in the earth’s water system. The next series of wars likely will be over the dwindling supply.
After North Korea figured out the purpose of the attempt at reconciliation, notably, the intention for them to denuclearize, officials from the government claimed the US has “sinister” intentions.
The World Health Organization is looking to ban trans fats worldwide following the mandate that kicks in next month in the United States. Chalk one up on the board for the consumer.
Another Paris Attack last night, as a knife-wielding man surged into a crowd of people and stabbed 5, killing 1, thus injuring four. Islamic State claimed responsibility, despite not even knowing the man’s identity.
A win for Donald Trump in the foreign policy department but it’s not likely to continue if they’re serious about having Kim Jong-un get rid of his nuclear weapons.