David Gilbert


An American Perspective on New Zealand's Ban of all Military-Style Weapons and Assault Rifles

"This is what real action to stop gun violence looks like," tweeted Bernie Sanders.
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3 days ago
New Zealand mosque attacks

The Christchurch Gunman Was Stopped From Attacking a Third Target, Police Say

"Lives were saved.”
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4 days ago
Utrecht shooting

Everything We Know So Far About the Deadly Tram Shooting in the Netherlands

Police have identified a suspect
David Gilbert

New Zealand Will Have New Gun Control Laws Within 10 Days of the Christchurch Mosque Attacks

The prime minister vowed: “Within 10 days of this horrific act of terrorism, we will have announced reforms which will, I believe, make our community safer."
David Gilbert
New Zealand terror

How Facebook, Twitter and YouTube Failed to Keep Gruesome Mosque Shooting Video from Going Viral

Facebook's much-vaunted artificial intelligence systems and human monitors did not stop it. A call from the police did.
David Gilbert

Spotify Is Going To War With Apple

The music-streaming service has long been frustrated about the way Apple handles subscriptions in its App Store.
David Gilbert

Russia Is Building Its Own Version of China’s Great Firewall

Putin claims that such measures are necessary in the face of a new, more aggressive U.S. national cybersecurity​ strategy.
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Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi’s Body Was Reportedly Burned in a Tandoori Oven. And Still The White House Refuses to Investigate.

The meeting was “a complete waste of time.”
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Social Media

YouTube’s Crackdown on Pedophilia Could Create Problems for Content Creators

YouTube has announced it will ban comments on almost all videos featuring minors.
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Hanoi summit

The Trump-Kim Lovefest Is Back in Action

Donald Trump rekindled his love affair with Kim Jong Un during their second in-person meeting on Wednesday.
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Catholic Church

Vatican Treasurer Cardinal George Pell Convicted of Sexually Abusing Choirboys After Secret Trial

The cleric, who pleaded not guilty to the charges, said he would appeal the decision.
David Gilbert

China’s New Top App Rewards Users for Consuming Communist Party Propaganda

"Study to make China strong" has been downloaded more than 44 million times since launching last month.
David Gilbert