Monthly Archives: June 2019

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: Unstoppable hypersonic missiles: A new arms race (Article) Cyberwar: U.S. ramps up attacks on other countries (Article) U.S. border: Warrantless searches of journalists’ devices (Report) Science: DNA-edited human baby secretly born in China? (Report) The culture: Obama … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Garnered from the week: Sabotage: U.S. and other governments planting sleeper malware in each other’s power grids? (Report) China: Continuing cyberattack espionage (Report) Giant power outage hit Argentina, Uruguay and others (Report) Israel: Wife of Prime Minister convicted of corruption … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

This week: The economy: Are U.S. cities growing a permanently homeless underclass? (Article) Government: Will the U.S. federal E-Verify citizen I.D. data base become a control tool? (Article) Hong Kong, China: Hundreds of thousands protested extradition from Hong Kong to … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your current batch: China’s “Social Credit” system coming to America (Article) (Inevitable? What do you see?) The war on the internet: Justice Dept pursues monopoly probe against Google (Article) Government: U.S. visa applicants must provide social media history/access (Article) More … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

From the week: Stolen U.S. spyware now used by hackers in cyberattacks (Report) Government: Obama Administration spying on the press greater than previously thought (Report) Libya: Heavy fighting as divided government slugs it out (Report) China: Continues to subsidize manufacturers … Continue reading

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