3 mn read On Saturday, the 10th, the Secretary of State for the United States government informed his counterpart from China that the ongoing support given by the Chinese government to Russia is significantly impacting the relationship between the two nations which is already at the edge of the cliff. The relationship is already at a tipping point as the countries have different views on many other subjects.
4 mn read Much awaited, good news for Pakistan; Financial Action Task Force (FATF) gave a green signal to exclude Pakistan from its ‘Gray List’. It is said in the FATF declaration that Pakistan has completed its task against money laundering and terror financing, soon FATF team will visit Pakistan and verify the actions done.
< 1 mn read Leaked internal memos from State Farm revealed the company’s plans to partner with the GenderCool Project to provide books with LGBT themes to teachers and other community institutions with a focus on children starting in Kindergarten. Jose Soto, State Farm’s Corporate Responsibility Analyst, described the goal of the program as “to increase representation of LGBTQ+ books and support out communities in having challenging, important and empowering conversations with children Age 5+.”
2 mn read Yesterday, LEGOLAND® California Resort debuted its newest attraction, LEGO® Ferrari Build and Race. Capitalizing on the increased popularity of Formula 1 racing (with viewership up 56% compared to 2020), the new attraction puts visitors in the driver’s seat with cutting-edge digital technology that guests have never experienced at any other LEGOLAND theme park in the world.
< 1 mn read In response to the Biden administration’s creation of the Disinformation Governance Board, AGs from 20 states say they’ll head to court if the new board is not dissolved. They maintain that the board will violate citizens’ First Amendment rights. Among the states involved are Texas, Florida, Kentucky, and Virginia.
< 1 mn read A series of protests nationwide have followed the leaked draft of Justice Alito’s majority opinion, which would overturn Roe v Wade. Largely organized by the activist group Ruth Sent Us, demonstrators gathered outside the homes of Justices Alito, Kavanaugh, and Roberts. Justice Alito and his family were moved to an undisclosed location for their protection. Additionally, fencing was erected around the Supreme Court building.