Current Events and Politics
I can no longer tell if people are becoming dumber or angrier. Nike has recently chosen Colin Kaepernick of the NFL as its spokesperson; the athletic wear giant has since shown Kaepernick is many commercials and advertisements. This has caused outrage from Nike fans with Republican ideals, as Kaepernick is known for his silent protest of America, demonstrated by kneeling during the National Anthem at Football games. Many have criticized this protest, calling it “Anti-American” and “unpatriotic.” As a sign of objection, enraged Nike fans have resorted to destroying, disposing of, and even burning Nike products that they own.
One of the most historic announcements of Donald Trump’s presidency yet has been announced! President Trump plans to meet with the infamous leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un. The invitation to meet was made by the North Korean leader.
A new study, published February 2 in Science, reveals the physiological mechanisms behind observed declines in polar bear populations, as said by Anthony Pagano, a Ph.D. candidate at UC Santa Cruz and wildlife biologist with the U.S. Geological Survey.
“Tonight I call upon all of us to set aside our differences, to seek out common ground, and to summon the unity we need to deliver for the people. This is really the key. These are the people we were elected to serve, Said Mr. Trump in the 2018 State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, in the the United States House of Representatives. In his address, he calls upon Americans to have a state of unity.
The FCC officially voted to repeal Net Neutrality on December 14th, and many people are not thrilled with their decision. However, what people truly perceive about Net Neutrality is not what it actually is. In fact, many people in HF do not even know what it is in general.