David Gilbert

Coronavirus

The U.S. Is Running Out of Masks and Gloves Again as Coronavirus Cases Spike

The country’s second-largest nursing organization says 45% of its members have experienced PPE shortages at their facilities.
David Gilbert
9 hours ago
george floyd

‘Tell My Kids I Love Them’: Transcript Reveals George Floyd's Final Moments

A harrowing body cam transcript reveals that Floyd called out for his mother and his children, while former officer Derek Chauvin told him to stop talking.
David Gilbert
11 hours ago
PROTESTS

People Keep Attacking Black Lives Matter Protesters With Their Cars

There have been at least 68 vehicle attacks on protesters in the last several months, one of which was fatal.
David Gilbert
a day ago
Facebook

Facebook Just Failed Its First Ever Civil Rights Audit

The auditors warned that Facebook's failures to address misinformation will have "direct and consequential implications" for the 2020 election.
David Gilbert
a day ago
Hong Kong

China's Great Firewall of Censorship Is Already Going Up Around Hong Kong

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter, WhatsApp, and Zoom have all said they will stop complying with government orders to hand over data. And that's exactly what Beijing wanted.
David Gilbert
2 days ago
TikTok

Trump Is ‘Looking At’ Banning TikTok

According to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the administration is “looking at” the possibility of banning a range of Chinese apps.
David Gilbert
2 days ago
bubonic plague

China Is Warning About a Possible Bubonic Plague Outbreak Because That's How 2020 Is Going

Cool, cool, it's not like we had enough to worry about already.
David Gilbert
3 days ago
Coronavirus

Scientists Say Coronavirus Is Airborne and Bars Should Stay Closed

Hundreds of scientists are urging the World Health Organization to take airborne transmission seriously, saying tiny particles can spread coronavirus, not just big droplets.
David Gilbert
3 days ago
RACISM

A White Couple Was Arrested After Pointing a Gun at a Black Family In a Chipotle Parking Lot

Viral video footage of the incident showed a white woman pulling her gun after telling the family that "white people aren't racist."
David Gilbert
7.3.20
Jeffrey Epstein

Prince Andrew Is ‘Bewildered’ That the FBI Wants to Question Him About Jeffrey Epstein

Now that Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell has been arrested and charged, the FBI is turning its attention to Epstein's royal friend.
David Gilbert
7.3.20
encryption

Inside the Plot to Kill the Open Technology Fund

This U.S. program provides encryption technologies to journalists and activists living under repressive regimes. But a Trump appointee wants to tear it all down.
David Gilbert
7.2.20
Coronavirus

Trump Says the Coronavirus Will Soon ‘Just Disappear’ as U.S. Breaks New Infection Record

Yesterday, the number of new cases in the U.S. topped 50,000 for the first time.
David Gilbert
7.2.20
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