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5 Differences Between Communism and Capitalism

Communism, Its Characteristics, Pros, Cons, and Examples<p>What It Is, How It Works, Comparison to Capitalism and Socialism<p>Updated May 06, 2018<p>Communism …

Globalization

Supreme Court Will Decide If Civil Forfeiture Is Unconstitutional, Violates The Eighth Amendment

For the first time in over 20 years, the U.S. Supreme Court will have the opportunity to review the constitutionality of civil forfeiture laws, which allow the government to confiscate cash, cars, and even homes. On Monday, the court granted a cert petition from Tyson Timbs, who was forced to …

U.S. Supreme Court

Did Democrats Pass a Law Separating Children and Adults at the Southern Border?

During an interview on Friday, Trump stated that a law passed by Democrats was the reason illegal immigrants were being separated from the children …

Immigration

Ten Agile Axioms That Make Managers Anxious

<i>“If at first an idea is not absurd, there is no hope for it.”</i> —Albert Einstein<p>In June 2018, a time when “Agile at Scale” is emblazoned on the front cover of Harvard Business Review, the management journal with quasi-papal status, the era when managers could confidently ridicule agile management …

Innovation

Retired US Army colonel who studied Russian intelligence practices levels stunning accusation about Trump's relationship with Putin

A retired US Army lieutenant colonel and military analyst on Wednesday night speculated that President Donald Trump may be on the tip of the spear with Russian intelligence.<p>Ralph Peters suggested during a CNN interview that Russian President Vladimir Putin had "some kind of grip on Trump," pointing …

Donald Trump

The Christian Right’s bizarre plan to destroy civil rights laws by trolling

We have entered the stupid phase of the war on LGBTQ rights.<p>The Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), a religious right law firm that litigated the …

LGBTQI

Trump hit Mexico with steel tariffs. Mexico is hitting back — and targeting Republicans.

Mexico wants to hit industries in GOP strongholds as the midterm elections approach.<p>Five days after President Trump imposed a new set of heavy tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum imports, Mexico hit back, announcing its own set of sweeping tariffs on US pork, steel, cheese, bourbon, apples, and …

Mitch McConnell

Trump finally did the one thing that will drive powerful Republicans away

As president, Donald Trump has insulted US allies and top Republicans, threatened nuclear war on Twitter, shared top-secret intelligence with Russia, and pushed immigration policies that are ripping apart families and damaging the US’s image abroad.<p>Until now, though, the Republican Party stood by …

Donald Trump

Billions in U.S. solar projects shelved after Trump panel tariff

(Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s tariff on imported solar panels has led U.S. renewable energy companies to cancel or freeze investments of more than $2.5 billion in large installation projects, along with thousands of jobs, the developers told Reuters.<p>That's more than double the about $1 …

Solar Power

Hurricanes are slowing down, and that's very bad news for everyone

Hurricanes and typhoons — the monstrous, destructive storms that bring extreme wind and rain to coasts around the world — are slowing their pace as …

Climate Change

Russian VPNFilter Router Malware Much Worse Than Thought: What to Do

Remember that Russian router malware warning from last week? The situation is even worse than we originally thought, and a whole lot more router …

Wi-Fi

German politicians call for expulsion of Trump's Berlin envoy

German politicians have called for Donald Trump’s envoy in Berlin to be expelled from the country after he said in an interview that he wanted to “empower” conservative forces throughout Europe.<p>Ambassador Richard Grenell, who has been in office for less than a month, has caused irritation in Berlin …

Donald Trump

Law professors torch Trump legal memo

A recently published letter from President Donald Trump's attorneys claiming that the president could not have obstructed the federal investigation into ties between his campaign and Russia is deeply flawed, 14 prominent law professors and legal scholars said Monday in a pointed rebuttal sent to …

Donald Trump

Car makers used software to raise spare parts prices

Ever had the nagging suspicion that your car's manufacturer was charging outrageous prices for parts simply because it could? Software might be to blame. <i>Reuters</i> has obtained documents from a lawsuit indicating that Jaguar Land Rover, Peugeot, Renault and other automakers have been using Accenture …

Insurance

China warns US trade deals off if tariffs go ahead

BEIJING (AP) — China warned Sunday after another round of talks on a sprawling trade dispute with Washington that any deals they produce "will not take effect" if President Donald Trump's threatened tariff hike on Chinese goods goes ahead.<p>The warning came after delegations led by U.S. Commerce …

China

Germany's Billionaire 'Screw King' Tightens the Screws on the U.S.: No More Investment Until Trump Goes

One of the world’s biggest suppliers of assembly and fastening materials, Germany’s Würth Group, will not invest any more in the United States while …

Donald Trump

GOP strategist Steve Schmidt rips Trump obstruction memo -- and calls out 'cowardice' of Paul Ryan

Reacting the the bombshell report that lawyers for President Donald Trump submitted a 20-page memo to special counsel Robert Mueller claiming that …

Donald Trump

Researchers think they’ve found the oldest continuous Antarctic ice cores ever

When most of us look at images of Antarctica’s ice, we see a cold, uniform landscape that evokes thoughts of penguins, seals, and an immediate need for hot chocolate. Climate scientists see potential portals into our planet’s past.<p>This week, researchers from the University of Washington and the …

University of Washington

Your Phone Is Listening and it's Not Paranoia

Here's how I got to bottom of the ads-coinciding-with-conversations mystery.<p><i>Note: this article was updated on June 13 to clarify that apps like Facebook don't automatically have access to your data.</i><p>A couple years ago, something strange happened. A friend and I were sitting at a bar, iPhones in …

Privacy

Crowd cheers when valedictorian quotes Trump. Then reveals it was Obama

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky high school student wanted to share some words of wisdom with his graduating class, but there was a twist that no one saw coming.<p>"This is the part of my speech where I share some inspirational quotes I found on Google," said Bell County High School valedictorian Ben …

College & University

Trump’s legal memo to Robert Mueller is a recipe for tyranny

A clear and present danger to the rule of law<p>Essentially all presidents sooner or later end up commissioning lawyers to put forward an expansive view of presidential power, but those lawyers take pains to argue that they are <i>not</i> making the case for a totally unchecked executive whose existence would …

Donald Trump

The FBI warning Trump received, ignored, and apparently forgot about

Donald Trump asked over the holiday weekend why neither the FBI nor the Justice Department contacted him during the 2016 campaign to alert him to the …

Donald Trump

SEAL who shot bin Laden: Don't wish me a happy Memorial Day

Don’t wish me a happy Memorial Day. There is nothing happy about the loss of the brave men and women of our armed forces who died in combat defending America. Memorial Day is not a celebration.<p>Memorial Day is a time for reflection, pause, remembrance and thanksgiving for patriots who gave up their …

Memorial Day

What Would Actually Happen if Trump Refused a Subpoena?

If the president does not want to testify in Robert Mueller’s investigation, there simply is no realistic way for the courts to physically force him to do so.<p>As President Trump and Special Counsel Robert Mueller continue to dance around the possibility of an interview, it is, perhaps, useful to …

Donald Trump

'Errand Boy' Devin Nunes Was Just Told to Resign in His Hometown Paper

Click here for reuse options! "Mr. Nunes is attempting to undermine the rule of law in this country."It doesn't look like Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) can …

Devin Nunes

Teacher corrects White House letter with 'many silly mistakes,' sends it back to Trump

GREENVILLE, S.C. — In 17 years of teaching English composition in South Carolina public schools, Yvonne Mason had seen these blunders many times before.<p>Redundancies. Faulty capitalization. Lack of clarity and specificity.<p>But Mason wasn't grading a student paper. She was reading a letter she …

Donald Trump

Secret recording by Spanish police could mean trouble for Donald Trump Jr.

"Mr. Trump’s son should be concerned."<p>Spanish police secretly recorded conversations between Alexander Torshin, an official at Russia’s Central Bank …

Donald Trump

It’s official: Amazon has saved The Expanse

Season 4 is coming to Amazon Prime<p>It’s official: <i>The Expanse</i> has been saved. After the Syfy Channel canceled <i>The Expanse</i> earlier this month, Alcon Entertainment has confirmed that Amazon will pick up the show for a fourth season, after after outcry from the show’s fans.<p>Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos made the …

Science Fiction

A Doctor Explains Why We’re Attracted To Some People But Not Others, & It's Pretty Simple

Have you ever wondered why you've been attracted to tall people your whole life? Or maybe you just noticed a pattern in your dating history — say, …

Relationships

‘A confidential informant is not a spy’: Lindsey Graham undercuts his ally Trump

One of the most telling features of Trump's presidency is the silence of his fellow Republicans. The GOP has largely given up on criticizing his controversial comments, having been rebuked too many times by their base for doing so. The best way to tell when they think Trump has gone too far is when …

Donald Trump