Fake news inquiry calls for social media levy to defend democracy

A UK parliamentary committee which has been running a multi-month investigation into the impact of online disinformation on political campaigning — and on democracy itself — has published a preliminary report highlighting what it describes as “significant concerns” over the risks to “shared values and the integrity of our democratic institutions”. It’s calling for “urgent Read more about Fake news inquiry calls for social media levy to defend democracy[…]

Trump Won’t Say Whether He Spoke With North Korea’s Kim Jong Un

President Donald Trump chose not to state whether he has actually spoken straight with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in an interview on Thursday, however stated he &#x 201C; most likely &#x 201D; has &#x 201C; an excellent relationship &#x 201D; with the totalitarian. &#x 201C; I #x &put on 2019; t wish to Read more about Trump Won’t Say Whether He Spoke With North Korea’s Kim Jong Un[…]

North Korean Minister Says Trump the One on Suicide Mission

North Korea &#x 2019; s foreign minister let loose a gush of criticism at the United Nations General Assembly in reaction to President Donald Trump &#x 2019; s speech at the exact same place, stating Pyongyang is prepared for a preemptive nuclear attack if required. Photographer: Jewel Samad/AFP through Getty Images Ri Yong Ho &#x Read more about North Korean Minister Says Trump the One on Suicide Mission[…]

Tillerson says Iran is not meeting ‘expectations’ of nuclear deal

Rouhani states Iran would react decisively and resolutely if United States as Trump threatened leaves nuclear offer concurred in 2015 A rift in between the Trump administration and Europe, over whether to adhere to a nuclear contract with Iran, deepened significantly on Wednesday after a conference on the offer’s application at the United Nations in Read more about Tillerson says Iran is not meeting ‘expectations’ of nuclear deal[…]

You Are The United Nations Secretary-General! Can You Use The Bathroom For 5 Freaking Minutes Without World War III Breaking Out?

This feature requires JavaScript to function. Would World War III be bad? Okay. No, it would be very bad. Every human would die, and the Earth would become a radioactive cinder. World War III is one of the worst things that could happen. You are the U.N. secretary-general, the director of the United Nations. This Read more about You Are The United Nations Secretary-General! Can You Use The Bathroom For 5 Freaking Minutes Without World War III Breaking Out?[…]