Kaitlyn Salazar

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The new lawsuit accusing Donald Trump of violating the Constitution, explained

The first week of President Donald Trump’s new administration started with a lawsuit claiming he’s already violated the Constitution.<p>The lawsuit, filed by a collection of high-powered ethics experts and legal scholars, argues that because Trump has refused to give up ownership of his hotels and …

Microsoft is doing a better Apple impression than Apple is

Minus Jony Ive<p>Apple and Microsoft have both announced new computers this week built for professionals, and while the companies' hardware may be very different, the way they're selling these new devices is eerily similar. Check out the MacBook Pro overview from Apple above, then watch Microsoft's …

Jony Ive

An insult to FDR: Donald Trump’s proposed “New Deal” for Black America is an affront to Roosevelt’s civil rights legacy

<b>Franklin Roosevelt; Donald Trump (AP/Reuters/Jonathan Ernst/Salon)</b><p>Trump’s misguided attempts to appeal to black voters now include him evoking Franklin Delano Roosevelt<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>October 28, 2016 11:59am (UTC)<p>Donald Trump is an odd fellow. He publicly claims to love “the blacks” and “the …

Civil Rights

Record levels of assault, abduction and torture reported in Zimbabwe

NGO records hundreds of cases of political violence, which it says are mostly perpetrated by state security forces<p>Political violence in Zimbabwe has increased dramatically in 2016, with record levels of assault, abduction and torture recorded as opposition to Robert Mugabe’s 36-year rule …

Africa

South Korea says time to reconsider North Korea's U.N. membership

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se accused North Korea on Thursday of “totally ridiculing” the authority of the United Nations through its nuclear and missile tests and said it was time to reconsider whether it was qualified for U.N. membership.<p>North Korean leader …

North Korea

Donald Trump Does Have Ideas—and We’d Better Pay Attention to Them

The post-1989 world order is unraveling. Here are 6 ideas Trump has to replace it.<p>Ideas really don’t come along that often. Already in 1840, Alexis de Tocqueville observed that in America, “ideas are a sort of mental dust,” that float about us but seldom cohere or hold our attention. For ideas to …

Metamaterials Pointing to Smart Contact Lenses That Can Change Their Optical Properties

Conventional contact lenses are used by millions of people with great success. But scientists are now realizing that there’s a lot of potential for …

Nanotech