News Roundup 7/30/20

by | Jul 30, 2020

News Roundup 7/30/20

by | Jul 30, 2020

News Roundup from The Libertarian Institute by Kyle Anzalone

US News

  • Plainclothes NY police officers arrested protesters and took them away in an unmarked van. [Link]
  • Democrats introduce an amendment that will defund Trump’s deployment of federal police to cities dealing with riots. [Link]
  • Internet browsers are showing Syrian state media as an unsafe website. [Link]
  • Boeing’s CEO says it doesn’t matter who wins the election in November. [Link]

Foreign Policy

  • A Pentagon training on preventing leaks labels journalists and protesters as adversaries. [Link]
  • The Pentagon admits there is a risk of mistakenly launching US land-based nuclear missiles. The Pentagon made the admission in an attempt to get funding for new missiles. [Link]
  • Two US Congressmen will travel to South Korea to talk with President Moon Jae-in about jumpstarting talks with North Korea. [Link]

Great Power

  • Trump says he is willing to accept more risk in countering China. [Link]
  • The US withdrawing from arms control agreements is pushing Russia and China to develop hypersonic missiles. [Link]
  • The Trump administration announced it will withdraw nearly 12,000 US troops from Germany. About 5,000 troops will be redeployed to other areas of Europe. [Link]

Our Books

5 Libooks072420lg

Our Books

5 Libooks072420lg

Related Articles

Related

News Roundup 8/7/20

News Roundup 8/7/20

US News LA’s mayor says the city will cut power and sewer services to family homes where lockdowns are violated. [Link] Trump’s Operation Legend is expanding its deployment of federal police to St. Louis and Memphis. [Link] Foreign Policy  Trump’s Envoy to Iran, Brian...

read more
News Roundup 8/6/20

News Roundup 8/6/20

2020 Joe Biden calls for more funding for police. [Link] Susan Rice is emerging as a top choice for Biden's vice president. [Link] Iowa restores voting rights to felons who have completed their sentence. [Link] US News Senator Rand Paul introduces a bill that will...

read more
News Roundup 8/5/20

News Roundup 8/5/20

US News Border Patrol raided an aid camp for migrants in the Arizona desert run by No More Deaths. Thirty illegal immigrants were arrested. The group believes the aid camp was targeted because No More Deaths published negative information about Border Patrol. [Link]...

read more
News Roundup 8/4/20

News Roundup 8/4/20

US News Trump sets a September 15th deadline for a US company to acquire TikTok or the platform will be banned in the US. Trump added that the company that buys TikTok should pay the US Treasury for facilitating the deal. [Link] Homeland Security seized $2 billion...

read more
News Roundup 8/3/20

News Roundup 8/3/20

US News On Friday, the Trump administration signaled TikTok would be banned. However, Microsoft is in plans to buy the US version of TikTok. Facebook is set to launch its own version of TikTok. [Link] Trump tweets Homeland Security will not leave Portland until local...

read more
News Roundup 7/31/20

News Roundup 7/31/20

US News Trump tweets that universal mail-in voting will create mass voter fraud. He added, "Delay the Election until people can properly, securely and safely vote???" [Link] Twitter says the Bitcoin scam hack was carried out after a spear-phishing attack against...

read more

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This