Chicago Mayor Removes Christopher Columbus Statue From Grant Park

Mayor Lori Lightfoot of Chicago has unilaterally decided to remove the historical statue of Christopher Columbus from Grant Park. The move was not announced and crews arrived to the park at 3AM to the remove it. A small crowd formed and the mob did not interfere. Crews also removed another

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More Evidence Emerges Showing Hydroxycholoquine is Effective Against Coronavirus

The controversial therapeutic drug Hydroxycholorquine (HCQ) is becoming the focal point once again. Vaccine efforts are still underway but more and more attention is being placed on an anti-viral therapeutic used since the 1950s. The President of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, tested positive for coronavirus and recovered quickly while taking the

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Last Week’s Twitter Hack Exposed Direct Messages of High Profile Users

Last week Twitter suffered a major security breach that exposed thousands of accounts. The hackers posted requests for bitcoin donations but recent news shows the direct messages were also exposed. This type of data is highly sensitive, users trust the enormous corporation to take their security seriously. A breach of

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Michigan Governor Defunds $515 Million From State Police and Prisons

The Michigan Governor published an executive order today to officially defund the State Police and the Department of Corrections, among others. The order describes how she intends to cut nearly $620 million in total, most of it related to the state’s justice system. This order was rumored when she hinted

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Indiana and Minnesota Mandate Masks With Threat of Misdemeanor Fines

Today the Governors of Minnesota and Indiana both announced mandatory mask mandates. Like other states, the mandates carry a misdemeanor fine and are not applied under criminal law. States like Texas, Michigan and others have seen many county sheriffs say they will not enforce the rules. Indiana’s mask mandate says

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