David Gilbert

Far right

Here’s How Big Far Right Social Network Gab Has Actually Gotten

Gab has experienced a huge growth spurt in the first half of 2019, a worrying sign of the spread of hateful ideologies and radicalization online.
David Gilbert
8.16.19
Philadelphia Police

How the 8-Hour Police Standoff in Philadelphia Finally Ended

“It’s nothing short of a miracle that we don’t have multiple officers killed today.”
David Gilbert
8.15.19
NORTH KOREA

Kim Jong Un Released Pictures of the “Super Powerful” Missiles he Fired as a “Solemn Warning”

South Korea officials believe they were similar to Russia’s Iskander missiles, which fly close to the ground before dropping at a 90-degree angle on their targets to avoid being intercepted.
David Gilbert
7.26.19
Trade wars

What You Need to Know About Trump's New Trade War With Mexico

If Trump makes good on his late-night tweets, American auto makers, and their customers, will feel the pain.
David Gilbert
5.31.19
NORTH KOREA

Kim Jong Un Reportedly Executed His U.S. Envoy After Failed Trump Summit

The dictator reportedly had five foreign ministry officials executed and a top aide banished to a forced labor camp.
David Gilbert
5.31.19
Brexit Hell

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May Just Announced She's Resigning

After two years and three failed attempts at Brexit deal, it's over.
David Gilbert
5.24.19
indian elections

What You Need to Know About India’s Landslide Elections

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party are on track to consolidate their power with an unexpected victory.
David Gilbert
5.23.19
trade war

China's Biggest Surveillance Company Could be Next on the White House's Hit List

The U.S. might ban American companies from doing business with Hikvision, the Chinese company that's exporting surveillance technology to the world.
David Gilbert
5.22.19
air pollution

Scientists Said Air Pollution Would Kill Thousands, So Trump's EPA Just Changed The Math

The White House reportedly pressured the agency to downplay the risk of premature air pollution deaths.
David Gilbert
5.21.19
china

The U.S. Sent a Warship to the South China Sea to Send China a Message

This weekend the U.S. sent a warship into the South China Sea, and more U.S. tech companies cut ties with Huawei.
David Gilbert
5.20.19
iran tensions

Trump Spent Sunday Afternoon Watching Fox and Threatening Iran on Twitter

"If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran."
David Gilbert
5.20.19
trade war

Even Trump’s Own Advisers Say the Trade War Will Hurt the U.S.

"Both sides will suffer," admits the director of the National Economic Council.
David Gilbert
5.13.19
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