Elon Musk Battles With Apple
Elon Musk called out Apple on Twitter for pulling advertising and threatening to pull Twitter from its app store. Biden's Department of Justice rules in favor of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in a lawsuit over Jamal Khashoggi’s death. Fashion label Balencia has apologized over creepy, predatory ads featuring children. Watch this episode of America Uncovered for that and more of this week's headlines.
US vs Europe: War Over Manufacturing
The US and Europe are at war over manufacturing as both countries face strong headwinds from high energy prices. In this episode of America Uncovered, we look at how manufacturers are coping, why the EU blames the US for stealing EU manufacturing, and the role that renewable energy plays in Europe's energy crunch.
San Francisco Police Authorize Robots to Kill People!
As if homelessness, drug use, and feces everywhere wasn't reason enough to avoid San Francisco, the city might allow police to use killer robots! In this episode of America Uncovered, we look at SFPD's request to have robots use deadly force, why using a robot to kill someone is different than killing in person, and why New York says it's not going to be like San Francisco.
Jeffrey Epstein Accusers Sue JPMorgan and Deutsche Bank
Victims of Jeffrey Epstein are suing JPMorgan Chase and Deutsche Bank for turning a blind eye to Epstein's crimes. In this episode of America Uncovered, we talk about the law that allowed them to do that, what they allege the banks knew about Epstein's crimes, and why they looked the other way.
Biden Pledges to Pay Reparations For Climate Change
President Joe Biden has committed to paying reparations for the effects of climate change. The World Cup faces controversy over its host, Qatar. Elon Musk makes ending exploitation of minors on Twitter a priority. Watch this episode of America Uncovered for that and more of this week's headlines.
Justice Department Appoints Special Prosecutor Jack Smith to Investigate Trump
The Justice Department has appointed a special prosecutor to investigate President Trump's handling of government documents at Mar-a-Lago and whether he tried to overturn the 2020 election. In this episode of America Uncovered, we discuss Jack Smith, the special prosecutor appointed to the case, the message it sends that the DOJ is using a special prosecutor, and whether the DOJ will now investigate the Biden family.
Will Trump Rejoin Twitter
Will Trump rejoin Twitter? That's the question everyone is asking after Elon Musk polled his followers on whether Trump should be reinstated. The people said yes, and so Trump's account was reinstated.
House Republicans Launch Investigations into Biden, Covid, and More
Now that the House of Representatives is under Republican control, Republicans are planning to launch investigations into Biden, his son Hunter Biden, Covid, and more. In this episode of America Uncovered, we look at what the Republicans plan to investigate, calls for the impeachment of Joe Biden, and how this could change the power dynamic in Washington.
Soviet Missile That Hit Poland Was Really From Ukraine NOT Russia
World War 3 has been averted! The Soviet era missile that struck Poland was not fired by Russia (meaning Putin did not attack NATO). The missile was fired by Ukrainian forces in the Russia Ukraine War. Donald Trump announces he's running for president again in 2024. Google settles a lawsuit alleging it tracked people without their permission. Congress is now split between Democrats and Republicans after Republicans picked up enough votes to have a slim majority in the house. Watch this episode of America Uncovered for that and more of this week's headlines.
Republicans (Again) Claim Election Fraud in Midterm Elections
After the 2020 election, many Republicans were wary of the US voting system. In the 2022 midterms, many claimed that voter fraud was responsible for the lackluster performance of Republican candidates. In this episode of America Uncovered, we talk about the evidence they cite for election meddling, the dangers of Republicans losing trust in the US voting system, and what Democrats are concerned about when it comes to voting.
The Red Light Camera Industry is Insanely Corrupt
You might think that politicians and government officials love red light cameras because they prevent accidents, but that doesn't seem to be the case. Studies show that the red light camera industry is fueled more by corruption than public safety. In this episode of America Uncovered, we cover bribery in the red light camera industry, safety issues with red light cameras, and how red light camera companies put clauses in their contracts with municipalities that go against research on best practices for traffic safety.
Is Elon Musk Killing Twitter?
Is Elon Musk killing Twitter? Since he acquired it two weeks ago, the company has seen a slew of high-profiles resignations, advertisers have bowed out, and Twitter could be facing penalties for violating a consent decree with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). In this episode of America Uncovered, we look at what Musk has done since taking the helm of the company, the proliferation of blue checkmark trolls, and Musk's plan to stop the company from hemorrhaging money.