The Daily Populous

Saturday June 12nd, 2021 day edition

image for Carol Roth: Gamestop, AMC was just the beginning, it looks like our entire economy is rigged

That Wall Street is tilted against them and in favor of the big market insiders.

They scratch each other’s backs and ultimately tie up loose ends that get in their way of rolling up money and control.

Small businesses and small individuals, which make up the backbone of the economy and stand for economic freedom have been both passively and intentionally targeted.

Last year, government decided which businesses were essential and which weren’t, based not upon scientific evidence, but political connections and clout.

This has happened time and time again, with big companies quietly- and sometimes overtly- championing burdensome regulation that is anti-competitive.

They would rather rig the game, ensure those "in the club" succeed, and get rid of everything else that doesn’t serve that purpose.

We will continue to find a way to stay independent, but come together for fairness, free choice and opportunity. »

Pulitzer Prize: BuzzFeed News Wins For China Detention Investigation

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The Pulitzer Prize is the highest honor in journalism, and this is the digital outlet’s first win since it was founded in 2012.

Darnella Frazier, the teen who recorded the viral video of Floyd’s death, received a special citation from the Pulitzer Prizes.

The Boston Globe won for investigative reporting that uncovered systemic failures by state governments to share information about dangerous truck drivers. »

Chicago police officer arrested, charged for alleged role in Capitol riot

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A officer with the Chicago Police Department was arrested and charged Friday for his alleged role in the Jan. 6 riots at the U.S. Capitol, according to the city's police chief.

"Participating in the siege on the Capitol in any way was a betrayal of everything we stand for," Brown said.

Retired officers from the New York City Police Department and Houston Police Department were arrested and charged in connection with the riot. »

Particle seen switching between matter and antimatter at CERN

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Antimatter is kind of the “evil twin” of normal matter, but it’s surprisingly similar – in fact, the only real difference is that antimatter has the opposite charge.

That means that if ever a matter and antimatter particle come into contact, they will annihilate each other in a burst of energy.

One hypothesis that the new discovery raises is that particles like the charm meson will transition from antimatter to matter more often than they turn from matter to antimatter. »