GM Public Debate

Increasing Varieties Of Americans Support Weapon Background Checks

September 23, 2019 No Comments

Some states have universal background checks for gun purchases. Lutsenko_Oleksandr/Shutterstock.com Kent E. Portney, Texas A&M University and Carol L. Goldsmith, Texas A&M University In the aftermath of the shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, public debate once again turned to what Congress should do to reduce gun violence. One of the challenges that…

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6) Do you think the federal government must produce a GST-type council for farming reforms and realize the implementation of agri-marketing reforms and to move agri-input aids directly to beneficiaries’ accounts through Aadhaar? Go over.( 250 words)

September 23, 2019 No Comments

Topic: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and minimum support prices; Public Distribution System- objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security; Technology missions; economics of animal-rearing. 6) Do you think the government must create a GST-type council for agriculture reforms and realize the implementation of agri-marketing reforms and to…

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How gun-detection technology promises to help prevent mass shootings

September 23, 2019 No Comments

Even after the back-to-back mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso, and the fact that a solid majority of Americans support expanded gun control, the issue is at as much of a stalemate as ever. And while a legislative solution may be far off, potential technological solutions are coming to the fore. Enter companies like…

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The rise of digital currency

September 23, 2019 No Comments

New entrants are vying to occupy the space once used by paper bills. This column, part of the VoxEU debate on the future of digital money, proposes a simple framework to make sense of who is attempting to pry our wallets open. It argues that the adoption of new digital means of payment could be…

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‘I Feel More Independent.’ California City Tests Out Universal Basic Income Plan

September 23, 2019 No Comments

(STOCKTON, Calif.) — Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang wants to give cash to every American each month. Susie Garza has never heard of Yang. But since February, she’s been getting $500 a month from a nonprofit in Stockton, California, as part of an experiment that offers something unusual in presidential politics: a trial run of…

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Chinese Agencies ‘Crack Telegram’: A Timely Warning For End-To-End Encryption

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Four tech takeaways from the climate town hall

September 23, 2019 No Comments

Ten US presidential candidates expounded on the dangers of global warming and details of energy policy on cable television last night. For seven hours!The fact that CNN’s climate town hall happened at all offers one of the most concrete signs yet of just how far and how quickly US public and political sentiment has shifted.…

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Donald Trump, Expert

September 23, 2019 No Comments

Over the weekend, President Donald Trump asserted that he knows more about hurricanes than the experts. Alabama, Trump declared on Twitter, was among the states that could be hit by Hurricane Dorian, which is approaching Florida’s Atlantic coast. The statement was promptly refuted by the National Weather Service in Birmingham, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric…

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Elon Musk and Jack Ma of Alibaba Argument Artificial Intelligence and Talk Technology

September 23, 2019 No Comments

Elon Musk and Jack Ma of Alibaba Debate Artificial Intelligence and Talk Technology Brian Wang | September 2, 2019 | Alibaba co-founder and executive chairman Jack Ma and Tesla CEO Elon Musk hold a debate in Shanghai over artificial intelligence. They both agree that world population will decrease rapidly over the next few decades. Elon…

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The Rise Of Biodesign – Growing Our Way To A More Sustainable Future

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