Trump admin strips away healthcare protections for transgender people

[ad_1] You wouldn’t be blamed if you haven’t heard about the Trump administration’s latest rollback of protections for transgender people. With the coronavirus pandemic, the economic crisis, and the  continuing protests against the police killing of George Floyd, there’s a lot going on. On Friday, the government reversed an Obama-era regulation which makes it illegal…

Seth Meyers on Trump staff’s wild solution to his polling slump

[ad_1] “Trump has always been historically unpopular,” said Seth Meyers in Wednesday’s A Closer Look segment. “But now amid nationwide protests against racist police brutality, a deadly pandemic they utterly failed to contain, and massive unemployment, more Americans are coming around to the idea that maybe, just maybe, electing a racist Diet Coke-stained beanbag chair…

GM delivers first ventilators under 30,000-unit government contract – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Ventilators assembled by GM and Ventec Life Systems have been delivered to hospitals Thursday evening with extra making their option to services right now and thru the weekend, the first in a 30,000-unit order with the U.S. government. The deliveries, which went to hospitals in Chicago and Olympia Fields, Ill., are a milestone for…

Trump’s hype for state lockdown protests puts Twitter and Facebook’s new COVID-19 policies to the test – TechCrunch

[ad_1] A new flurry of tweets from President Trump is pushing the limits of social platform policies designed explicitly to hold customers protected from the unfold of the novel coronavirus, each on-line and off. In a collection of rapid-fire messages on Friday morning, Trump issued a name to “LIBERATE” Virginia, Minnesota and Michigan, all states…