Trump hankers for roar of the crowd while Biden takes campaign virtual

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US elections 2020 Despite the pandemic, the president can’t wait to get back packed rallies while his Democratic rival practices caution. Each thinks he has a winning strategy A Läs mer…

George Floyd killing: reports of over 10,000 arrested as protests enter 10th day – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Unofficial figure suggests more than 10,000 people arrested in protests against racism and police brutality; ex-defense secretary James Mattis accuses Trump of dividing US ‘Your lives matter’: Obama offers Läs mer…

Governments and WHO changed Covid-19 policy based on suspect data from tiny US company

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The World Health Organization and a number of national governments have changed their Covid-19 policies and treatments on the basis of flawed data from a little-known US healthcare analytics Läs mer…

Justin Trudeau lost for words over Trump handling of George Floyd protests

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Canadian prime minister pauses for 20 seconds before saying: ‘We all watch in horror and consternation what’s going on in the United States’ Live coverage of the US protests Läs mer…

Mark Zuckerberg defends decision to allow Trump to threaten violence on Facebook

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mark Zuckerberg is standing by his decision to allow Donald Trump to threaten violence against George Floyd protesters on the platform despite harsh criticism from civil rights leaders and Läs mer…

’How did we get here?’: Trump has normalised mayhem and the US is paying the price

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; More than 100,000 have died in a pandemic and troops are on the streets. The rate of fresh affronts has outpaced the ability to digest them George Floyd killing Läs mer…

Trudeau speechless at Trump’s reaction to Floyd protests – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau, was silent for 22 seconds in reaction to a question on Donald Trump’s handling of protests across the US over the killing of Läs mer…

’A wake-up call for the nation’: Joe Biden addresses the killing of George Floyd – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Joe Biden has addressed the killing of George Floyd and the protests that his death has sparked. During a speech in Philadelphia, the Democratic presidential candidate said Floyd’s last words, ’I Läs mer…

George Floyd protests: violence escalates overnight after Trump's threat to deploy army – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Protests in Philadelphia met with aggression from police Four officers shot in St Louis Trump’s threat to deploy military raises spectre of fascism Teargas fired so Trump can pose Läs mer…

Mark Zuckerberg criticised by civil rights leaders over Donald Trump Facebook post

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mark Zuckerberg Activists say Facebook boss’s decision to leave ‘shooting threat’ up sets dangerous precedent Mark Zuckerberg Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images Civil rights leaders have criticised Mark Läs mer…

'Words of a dictator': Trump's threat to deploy military raises spectre of fascism

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump The president suggested the US could use troops against Americans – true to the instincts of a man surrounded by sycophants George Floyd killing – latest US Läs mer…

Hong Kong's own leaders have sacrificed its autonomy | Antony Dapiran

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Hong Kong Hong Kong’s own leaders have sacrificed its autonomy Antony Dapiran If Hong Kong has become a pawn between the US and China, it is because Carrie Läs mer…

Fauci says his contact with Trump has 'dramatically decreased'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Anthony Fauci, the government’s top public health expert and a member of the national coronavirus taskforce, said on Monday that he was no longer in frequent contact with Donald Läs mer…

Donald Trump offers to invite Vladimir Putin to expanded G7 summit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; G7 US president initiated call with Russian leader, according to Kremlin account, where they discussed pandemic, oil and space Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit in Läs mer…

Angry Donald Trump calls for tougher approach against George Floyd protests

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump has urged US governors and law enforcement officials to take a more forceful approach in responding to protests sparked by the death of George Floyd, an African Läs mer…

Angry Donald Trump calls for tougher approach against George Floyd protests

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump President rants at governors, police and security officials Law enforcement must ‘dominate’ or ‘look like a bunch of jerks’ George Floyd killing – latest US updates See Läs mer…

George Floyd protests across US create greatest uprising since 1968 – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Report: curfews fail to deter a new wave of protests across US Fires light up Washington DC on third night of protests ‘He is a destroyer’: how the protests Läs mer…

Facebook workers rebel over Mark Zuckerberg’s refusal to act against Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Employees make rare display of dissent after site left up post that was hidden by Twitter Facebook employees are staging a rebellion over Mark Zuckerberg’s refusal to act against Läs mer…

America’s seniors ebb away from Trump as coronavirus response disappoints

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The country’s most reliable voting bloc are also the most vulnerable to the virus, which looks to be benefiting Biden At a ceremony in the White House Rose Garden Läs mer…

‘It could have a chilling effect’: why Trump is ramping up attacks on mail-in voting

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trump is sowing doubt about mail-in voting at a time when it may be the safest way for people to cast their ballots Donald Trump is escalating baseless attacks Läs mer…

Coronavirus live news: Brazil passes 500,000 Covid-19 cases as India extends lockdown in 'high-risk' zones

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Spanish PM seeks to extend state of emergency; Saudi Arabia reopens mosques; UK ministers defend easing lockdown. Follow the latest updates Brazil passes 500,000 cases Fears of virus surge Läs mer…

Seven former foreign secretaries urge UK to take lead on Hong Kong

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Britain must take the lead in co-ordinating the international response to China’s efforts to impose draconian security laws in Hong Kong, seven former Conservative and Labour UK foreign secretaries Läs mer…

Democrats to interview state department watchdog fired by Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trump administration Trump fired Steve Linick at recommendation of Mike Pompeo President has removed series of independent oversight officials Steve Linick leaves a briefing at the Capitol in Washington Läs mer…

Twitter taking on Trump's lies? About time too | John Naughton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Twitter Twitter taking on Trump’s lies? About time too John Naughton The platform’s moves to counter the president’s disinformation may be too little, too late, but it’s something Läs mer…

Twitter hides Donald Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Twitter Warning on ‘when looting starts, shooting starts’ post risks further escalation of row between firm and president Donald Trump’s censored tweet. Photograph: Twitter Twitter has hidden one of Läs mer…

Twitter Flags President Trump’s Tweet About Shooting Minneapolis Looters for ‘Glorifying Violence’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Twitter, which this week earned U.S. President Donald Trump’s ire by posting fact-check notices next to some of his tweets, has put up a rule-violation notice on one of Läs mer…

Trump Signs Executive Order Targeting Protections for Social Media Companies Amid Escalating War With Twitter

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump escalated his war on social media companies, signing an executive order Thursday challenging the liability protections that have served as a bedrock for unfettered Läs mer…

Zuckerberg says Facebook won't be 'arbiters of truth' after Trump threat

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mark Zuckerberg President announced plan to strip social media companies of liability protections after Twitter factchecked his tweets Mark Zuckerberg: ‘I just believe strongly that Facebook shouldn’t be the Läs mer…

Donald Trump’s move against Twitter factchecking could backfire

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; President’s planned weakening of social media law may not have effect he thinks it will Donald Trump’s apparent plans to punish Twitter for appending a factcheck to his claims Läs mer…

'People still need to laugh': how lipsyncing spoofs saved lockdown

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; TikTok From a drunk Donald Trump to storytime with Boris Johnson, women are skewering the absurdity of Covid-19 life Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Play Läs mer…