Steve June 4, 2020

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is urging U.S. attorneys nationwide to use federal courts — where more serious charges are available — to prosecute people suspected of violence or property damage during the protests over George Floyd’s death. Attorney General William Barr said Thursday that federal agents have arrested 51 people for acts of violence […]

Steve June 4, 2020

Joe Biden continued his de facto listening tour on race issues in America on Thursday night, telling a virtual town hall that the tragic death of George Floyd in police custody must be a moment for action. “I see you, I hear you, and I’m angry as well. But we have to turn our anguish […]

Steve June 4, 2020

Posted June 4, 2020 by Charles Morris & filed under Newswire, The Vehicles. Magnix, a maker of electric powertrains for aircraft, collaborated with engineering and flight test specialist AeroTEC to test an electric Cessna 208B Grand Caravan that they claim is the largest all-electric aircraft yet flown. The 30-minute maiden flight, which took place at […]

Steve June 4, 2020

Posted June 4, 2020 by Tom Lombardo & filed under Newswire, The Infrastructure. A new report from Guidehouse Insights provides forecasts for blockchain-enabled charging hardware deployment, electricity demand from blockchain-based platforms, and revenue from EV charging and integration applications through 2029. According to the report, the combined market for blockchain-based EV charging and grid integration […]

Steve June 4, 2020

Experts share their advice for teaching kids to fight systemic racism, now and at all times. Here’s an age-by-age guide for white parents to addressing racism and privilege with their children. Conversations about race, privilege and police brutality are hard. Be open — and have a plan. Experts share how parents can teach their children […]

Steve June 4, 2020

Chants to “Defund the police!” have reverberated around the country, from New York City to Minneapolis and through the streets of Los Angeles, as thousands of people protested racist police violence this past week. While some may hear the phrase and assume it’s a radical, punitive step to end policing altogether, it’s actually an acknowledgment […]

Steve June 4, 2020

DON’T LOSE ACCESS:Your IP access to ForeignPolicy.com will expire on June 15. To ensure uninterrupted reading, please contact Rachel Mines, sales director, at [email protected] China’s stunningly reckless response to the coronavirus pandemic has hastened the need for an examination of America’s problematic policy of engagement with China and a determination of what went wrong. The […]