If the economy does falter, it might not be ideal to have a president who’s going to lie about it.
VoxThe White House says that everything’s great and there’s nothing to worry about on the economy.
Anyone who says otherwise is lying.
And even if there is a problem, it’s not President Trump’s fault, it’s someone else’s.
Hundreds of thousands of Hongkongers took to the streets Sunday to demand governmental reforms amid military threats from Beijing, the specter of mob violence, and increasing pressure from local police.
VoxFor the 11th weekend in a row, hundreds of thousands took to Hong Kong’s streets to demand governmental reforms amid military threats from Beijing, the specter of mob violence, and increasing pressure from local police.
VoxHundreds of thousands took to Hong Kong’s streets Sunday to demand governmental reforms amid military threats from Beijing, the specter of mob violence, and increasing pressure from local police.
Morning people and night owls are born that way. It's time we accepted that.
VoxIf you're just not a morning person, it's likely you'll never be, at least until the effects of aging kick in.
And what's more, if we try to live out of sync with these clocks, our health likely suffers.
The mysterious recent spike in methane emissions? It just might be US fracking.
VoxScientists estimate that around 25% of current global warming traces to methane, a byproduct of oil and gas fracking.
89% of the shale gas production comes from the US.
That’s a whole lot of accelerated global warming tracing right back to America.
This episode of Today, Explained walks through the infamous yield curve and what it’s signaling about the next recession.
Vox“The yield curve inversion doesn’t necessarily mean a recession is coming,” @mattyglesias says on @today_explained, “but it means something is anticipated by the financial markets that’s not great”
His recommendations include the works of Toni Morrison, Colson Whitehead’s The Nickel Boys and Haruki Murakami’s Men Without Women.
VoxObama’s 2019 summer reading list includes:
- All of Toni Morrison’s work
- “Men Without Women” by Haruki Murakami
- “The Nickel Boys” by Colson Whitehead’s
- “American Spy” by Lauren Wilkinson
- “Wolf Hall” by Hilary Mantel
President Donald Trump urged the prime minister to stop the two Muslim members of Congress from visiting.
VoxIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu just blocked two Muslim Democratic members of Congress — both of whom are prominent women of color and highly critical of his country — from visiting Israel next week.