Around a third of both Black and White respondents said they believed the opposition Labour Party to be institutionally racist. The party has been dogged by frequent allegations of anti-Semitism within its ranks, which peaked during the period under its previous leader, Jeremy Corbyn. Labour's new leader, Keir Starmer, has pledged to stamp out anti-Semitism in the party. … [Read more...] about Most Black British people think the Conservative Party is institutionally racist, CNN poll finds
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Also on Thursday, CDC director Dr. Robert Redfield appeared on ABC's "GMA" and CNN's coronavirus town hall. On the latter program, Anderson Cooper bluntly said to him, "unfortunately, the man you're working for is lying about testing." Redfield reverted to basic talking points about the importance of masks. … [Read more...] about Trump calls Hannity, claims Covid testing is ‘the greatest thing that ever happened for the opposite party’
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump won the White House on the promise of bringing a conservative shift to the Supreme Court. But this year and last, even with two justices Trump hand-picked, the court has shown it is no rubber stamp for him or his administration’s policies. That’s drawn the president’s ire and teed up a renewed battle over the court as Trump seeks political advantage ahead of November’s election. … [Read more...] about Trump looks for political edge in latest high court rulings
Specifically, it has used the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA) against several of its political opponents, issuing five correction directions -- four of which involved politicians or political platforms that opposed the government -- within a month after the legislation kicked in last October. The fifth was issued to Facebook after the author of the alleged falsehood refused to comply with the original correction direction. … [Read more...] about Is Singapore ready to govern a digital population?