(Cristina Laila) The World Economic Forum promoted the EU’s new plan to use mealworms in food in their bid to reduce meat consumption.
(Kyle Becker) The Biden administration appears intent to make it as hard as possible for the U.S. economy to create jobs. On Wednesday, it rescinded a Trump-era rule that allowed businesses to designate workers as independent contractors instead of employees.
(Scott McGregor & Ina Mitchell) China’s Orwellian “social credit system” that records the social and financial behaviour of individuals and corporations across China, using a vast surveillance system, has expanded globally, and is now openly operational at the renowned Haidilao hot pot restaurant, in Western Canada.
(Sophie Mann) The Golden Horseshoe is a weekly designation from Just the News intended to highlight egregious examples of wasteful taxpayer spending by the government. The award is named for the horseshoe-shaped toilet seats for military airplanes that cost the Pentagon a whopping $640 each back in the 1980s.
(Joe Hoft) After COVID-19 should we be worried about a world cyberattack that impacts the Internet and shuts it down?
(Joe Hoft) Coinbase is going public today on the NASDAQ in an IPO estimated to be valued at $100 Billion or more. Coinbase is the latest Silicon Valley “unicorn”, defined as a market value of $1 Billion or more. Coinbase, which will trade under the symbol [COIN], is a cryptocurrency market exchange and trading platform, providing a well-financed (and hopefully secure) platform for the trading of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin [BTC] that rose to a new high yesterday, surpassing the $62,000 level.
(Mayukh Saha) ‘Investment banker’ is a title that thousands of people around the world dream about achieving.
(Jim Hoft) Democratic Senator Joe Manchin said on Monday he rejects Joe Biden’s corporate tax increase to 28% and he may not be the only Democrat to break with the president on the enormous tax increase.