Opinion

https://verdict.org/kanye-west-announces-he-is-running-for-us-president-is-he-serious-this-time-1227/

Kanye West announced on Saturday his candidacy for US President.The rapper, a vocal supporter of Donald Trump, chose July 4 to make the unexpected announcement on Twitter, causing a social media storm.It did not become clear whether he was serious. The rapper did not confirm whether he had already filed any official paperwork to participate in the ...
Opinion

https://verdict.org/americans-will-not-resume-work-if-we-keep-paying-them-600-a-week-munchkin-says-is-it-true-1274/

US Treasury Secretary Steve Munchkin excluded the possibility of extending the $600 per week employment benefits for Americans during the pandemic.In an interview with the ABC's "This Week" on Sunday, Munchkin stressed that many unemployed US citizens were being "overpaid" and had no incentive to return to the job market.According to him, the ...
Opinion

https://verdict.org/california-mulls-state-funded-unemployment-benefits-of-usd-600-a-nbsp-week-is-it-a-good-idea-1262/

California lawmakers are considering options to provide additional unemployment benefits with an extra USD 600 per week, funded by the federal government this month.According to Democratic assemblyman Phil Ting, the chair of the legal working group, the Democratic lawmakers favor the idea. The financial aid for jobless Californians is considered ...
Opinion

https://verdict.org/the-new-york-times-should-not-teach-us-history-sen-tom-cotton-says-does-he-have-a-point-nbsp-1258/

Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton (R) faced public backslash on Sunday after he stated that the Founding Fathers viewed slavery as a "necessary evil" to build and develop our country. Cotton, who is seen as a potential Republican presidential candidate in 2024, made the statement in an interview with the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette on Sunday.In the ...