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BI Prime Tech a彩平台-06-02T23:21:51Z
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Silicon Valley billionaires are lining up to condemn racism. But the tech and VC industry has a shameful, decades-long history of ignoring and perpetuating inequality.

From Tim Cook to startup founders, Silicon Valley is speaking out about the death of George Floyd. But tech has its own longstanding racial problems.
Opinion a彩平台-06-02T19:08:00Z
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A few ways to calm American cities

Protesters will feel heard as soon as mayors, governors, prosecutors, and police chiefs appear to take seriously the demands for reform.
Opinion a彩平台-06-02T17:14:28Z

Mark Zuckerberg should keep his little $10 million donation to racial justice groups and fix Facebook instead

Zuckerberg is trying to buy values, but given all the turmoil in America over the death of George Floyd, it would be better if he actually had some.
Opinion a彩平台-06-02T13:31:03Z

Is this a classic 'bear-market trap'... or a new bull market?

Is the stock market rising only to drop again, fooling investors into a false sense of security. Or will the recent rise ring in a new bull market.
Opinion a彩平台-06-02T13:20:48Z

We are anti-fascism

We are against using violence to advance causes. We believe violence should always be a last resort. But we are certainly anti-fascism.
Opinion a彩平台-06-01T20:24:32Z

Police rioted this weekend, justifying the point of the protests

Cops have a dangerous job, especially right now. But the institutional rot at the heart of US policing stems from "qualified immunity" for officers.
Opinion a彩平台-06-01T18:35:00Z

Why are the protests so much more intense?

The reasons for the intensity of the protests following George Floyd's death rang from the militarization of police to the influence of social media.
Transportation a彩平台-05-31T16:58:00Z

Flying private is the socially conscious choice during the pandemic for those who can afford it

Flying private is typically associated with luxury and excess but its health and safety benefits may now make it the socially conscious choice.
Opinion a彩平台-05-31T14:37:00Z

The US needs to completely reshape how it does business with Chinaa彩平台

This is not about instituting a "trade war." It is about leveling the field on which trade is conducted.
Opinion a彩平台-05-31T13:42:00Z

The dangers — and benefits — of a post-pandemic work-from-a彩平台 revolution

Workers, employers, and anyone else impacted by work-from-a彩平台 should think carefully about all of its implications.
Opinion a彩平台-05-31T13:18:00Z

Democrats can retake the Senate in a landslide — if they seize the chance

A slate of advantageous Senate races could vault Democrats into control of the Senate, making the a彩平台 election even more important.

The US and Chinaa彩平台 relationship just reached its most dangerous point in history, and it couldn't have come at a worse time

Over the coronavirus, the US and Chinaa彩平台 relationship has gone from skepticism and competition to insults and outright hostility.
Opinion a彩平台-05-30T14:27:00Z

American businesses need news from Chinaa彩平台. The White House is in the way.

Journalists are being kicked out of Chinaa彩平台 at a critical time because of a spat between the White House and Beijing. This can't continue.
Opinion a彩平台-05-30T12:47:00Z

The Trump administration is denying career diplomats the chance at ambassadorships and packing the jobs with unqualified appointees

Restoring respect for the United States around the globe requires returning control of our embassies to experienced, career diplomats.
Opinion a彩平台-05-30T12:10:00Z

I grew up as a woman in Iran after the Islamic revolution. Wearing a mask in a pandemic is not a form of tyrannical oppression.

Some Americans believe that wearing a mask is akin to tyranny. As someone who knows firsthand what that's like, they couldn't be more wrong.
Opinion a彩平台-05-30T11:36:00Z

Don't make social media tech bro billionaires the arbiters of truth

Neither the MAGA right nor the progressive left trusts Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey. And yet they want, nay, demand them to police political speech.
Technology a彩平台-05-29T20:15:36Z

The irony is, if Section 230 were to die like Trump says he wants, Twitter and Facebook would probably have to bar him

Section 230 is the part of the law that has been protecting Trump's ability to post whatever he wants to their websites.
Strategy a彩平台-05-29T13:15:00Z

Governors who took swift and decisive action are now polling through the roof. Here are 4 key ways federal leaders can follow in their footsteps.

There's a lesson to be taken from the popularity of governors right now: "People like it when their leaders lead."
Opinion a彩平台-05-28T19:38:22Z

Facebook's algorithm is a sociopath, and Facebook management is too greedy to stop it

Facebook has known its algorithms encourage antisocial behavior for years and done little to stop it. Malice is its moneymaker.
Opinion a彩平台-05-28T18:14:00Z

Forget Twitter, the Trump campaign's frivolous lawsuits are next-level threats to the First Amendment

Trump's campaign sued a small TV station that ran an anti-Trump ad. The suit will probably fail, but bogus lawsuits can cause financial ruin.
Opinion a彩平台-05-28T14:30:00Z

Banning Trump from Twitter would be a disservice to the public

Twitter provides greater transparency into lawmakers' thinking. That's a good thing, especially when they're metaphorically showing their rear ends.

You can vote for Joe Biden without discrediting Tara Reade

Whether or not Tara Reade's accusation is true, it is certainly credible, and people working to discredit her are telling on themselves.
Opinion a彩平台-05-27T18:35:00Z

We lost the war in Afghanistan — time to come a彩平台

The US has suffered thousands of losses and spent trillions of dollars in Afghanistan and has nothing to show for it.
Opinion a彩平台-05-26T18:05:00Z

The pandemic is hitting 'blue' America harder than 'red' America. That's dangerous.

Areas where Trump won in 2016 are viewing the coronavirus as an economic problem, while areas where Clinton won see it as a public-health issue.
Opinion a彩平台-05-25T13:02:00Z

The New Deal made America's racial inequality worse. We can't make the same mistake with COVID-19 economic crisis.

The federal level response to the pandemic must promote economic growth while addressing America's long-standing racial and economic disparities
Strategy a彩平台-05-24T16:18:00Z

COVID-19 will have a lasting impact on nurses — here's how we can be there for them, just as they've been here for us

Maureen White is the chief nursing officer at Northwell Health, which has treated the most COVID-19 patients in the US.
Opinion a彩平台-05-24T13:14:00Z

Americans households are about to get hit by a devastating wave of bankruptcies

As unemployment soars, so do bankruptcies. Unless creditors and Congress do something to help, it could be terrible for the US economy.
Opinion a彩平台-05-24T12:23:00Z

The GOP threats to end the pandemic boost to unemployment checks would cause a disaster for the US economy

The boost to unemployment insurance is scheduled to run out at the end of July. Republicans are threatening to let it expire. That'd be a mistake.
Strategy a彩平台-05-23T16:18:00Z
Opinion a彩平台-05-23T15:56:00Z

New Zealand's four-day work week, and other economics experiments inspired by COVID-19

New Zealand is using the pandemic as an excuse to try out the four-day work week. We should use COVID-19 to try creative ideas like that.
Opinion a彩平台-05-23T15:55:00Z

People are ripping Pompeo for holding big dinners at taxpayer expense. That's silly. It's his job.

People are attacking Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for holding dinners with donors and conservative media types, but the dinners are not a big deal.
Opinion a彩平台-05-23T14:18:00Z

American liquor distilleries shifted gears to help in the fight against coronavirus. Now Congress should help them.

Hundreds of distilleries around the US helped make hand sanitizer to fight the coronavirus, now these businesses need help to survive the pandemic.
Opinion a彩平台-05-23T13:06:00Z

Shortages of key goods during the coronavirus pandemic revealed America's dangerous dependence on foreign countries.

The pandemic exposed the dangers of US companies relying on global suppliers. Congress needs to address the problem before the threat gets worse.
Opinion a彩平台-05-23T12:34:00Z

Trump's ravings have either broken our brains or we're too exhausted to care

Baseless conspiracy theories out of Trumpworld barely make a ripple anymore, especially during the coronavirus pandemic.
Opinion a彩平台-05-22T18:00:00Z

Facebook's remote-working plan is doomed

Facebook wants more people to work from a彩平台, but there are too many career advantages for workers to give up on the office.
Opinion a彩平台-05-21T18:00:00Z

'Reopening' won't fix the economy. Beating the virus will.

Reopening restaurants and barber shops won't get the economy going again. Tackling the coronavirus public-health crisis will.
BI Prime Tech a彩平台-05-21T15:13:00Z

We'll never see another $100 billion technology Vision Fund — from SoftBank or anyone else

The $100 billion Vision Fund was supposed to disrupt the venture industry. Instead, it's proven to be a cautionary — and costly —tale.
Opinion a彩平台-05-21T15:06:00Z

Trump is using the coronavirus as a cover to bully the government's watchdogs into submission. It's shameful and dangerous.

Trump is using the fog of the coronavirus pandemic to wage an all-out assault on oversight, and signal to his base that he's infallible.
Opinion a彩平台-05-21T14:46:54Z

It's a perfect storm of stupid in the stock market right now

New investors are storming an erratic, uncertain market while all of planet Earth is desperate for a pharmaceutical breakthrough. What could go wrong?
Opinion a彩平台-05-21T12:23:00Z

Make 'to-go' cocktail sales permanent

Americans who make it through the coronavirus pandemic should be allowed to get alcohol delivered and as takeout for the rest of their lives.
Opinion a彩平台-05-20T19:26:46Z

Trump has been making life hard for Ford since 2016. His reluctance to wear a mask for a plant visit this week is just the latest example.

Trump has long been clueless about the US auto industry, which he sees as symbolic and politically useful.
Opinion a彩平台-05-20T18:10:00Z

Stop fudging the data!

There are reports that states are changing their coronavirus case count data. This needs to end — quickly.
Opinion a彩平台-05-19T20:48:48Z

Come on, Trump! Be transparent, like Obama! Open up the White House logs and let us know who's visiting you!

President Trump won a court case that will allow the White House visitors logs to stay sealed, but he should be transparent and open them up anyway.
Opinion a彩平台-05-19T20:24:35Z

Anti-mask zealots are confused. It's not about 'freedom.' It's about being responsible and considerate to your fellow citizens.

Hate wearing a mask? Me, too. But you should still do it for the health of your friends and neighbors.
Opinion a彩平台-05-19T20:19:27Z

Economic activity is starting to recover. Officially 'reopening' actually doesn't make much difference.

US economic activity is starting to recover already and it seems "reopening" actually doesn't matter much difference.
Opinion a彩平台-05-19T20:18:40Z

It's not so crazy for Trump to take hydroxychloroquine

Trump's decision to take hydroxychloroquine is more reasonable than it sounds as long as he consulted his doctor.
Opinion a彩平台-05-19T20:00:27Z

Sure, the WHO screwed up. But withdrawing from it would be a colossal mistake.

The WHO certainly made mistakes during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, but President Trump's attacks on the organization are too far.
Opinion a彩平台-05-19T18:10:00Z

Reopening states aren't seeing an economic boom

States that reopened early like Georgia, Texas, Colorado, and Tennessee aren't seeing any significant economic boost compared to the rest of the US.
Opinion a彩平台-05-18T23:03:00Z

Depression doesn't take time off for a pandemic

Depression is the wolf at the door, but the coronavirus quarantines made it a roommate. For many adults, the pandemic is harming their mental health.
Tech a彩平台-05-18T19:34:37Z

Giphy ruined GIFs, and Facebook ruined the internet. They're perfect for each other.

Facebook's big purchase of Giphy is a match made in heaven. Both companies made the web boring and predictable.
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