Author: Staff Report

Racist prediction won’t stop crime

Law enforcement agencies around the country are using predictive policing software that uses the controversial, unproven “broken windows” theory and encourages racist practices. PredPol is one such software package that uses a machine-learning algorithm to calculate predictions based on three…

Donald ducking debate

The nonpartisan Commission on Presidential Debates said the second presidential debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden will take place virtually. The commission said the debate will take the form of a town meeting, with the candidates…

Lawmakers hope to tame social media

Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Paul Gosar (AZ-04) introduced H.R.8515, the Don’t Push My Buttons Act, a bill which would reform Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act by limiting immunity from liability for online platforms that curate content for…

Reckless & stupid

At least 14 people in President Donald Trump’s family, the US government and his close circle of advisers have recently tested positive for Covid-19, a new disease that has killed more than 210,000 Americans. With uncertainty about the President’s condition…

USA handled Coronavirus poorly

Since Donald Trump took office as president, the image of the United States has suffered across many regions of the globe. As a new 13-nation Pew Research Center survey illustrates, America’s reputation has declined further over the past year among…

Biden ads shine light on values

Biden for President announced new Spanish language and English ads highlighting Kamala Harris’ long-time dedication to fighting for DREAMers, immigrants and women. The ads also highlight Joe Biden’s commitment to faith and family values. With less than 30 days away from…

Congress moves to save journalism

Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Thomas Massie (KY-04) introduced H.Res.1175, a resolution that defends the freedom of the press, noting that newsgathering activities and news organizations ability to acquire and publish information are protected under the First Amendment. The resolution…