Global Immigration

“‘The whole community is terrified’: Hundreds rally against increased ICE presence in NC” – Charlotte Observer

“A crowd of several hundred took to the streets Monday to protest increased immigration enforcement in North Carolina — and the paralyzing fear they said it had instilled in Charlotte’s immigrant communities.” Read More

“Immigration liaison officers: EU agreement reached” – Government Europa

“EU representatives have reached an informal agreement on streamlining coordination between immigration liaison officers working in non-EU countries.” Read More

“Democrats Used To Talk About ‘Criminal Immigrants,’ So What Changed The Party?” – NPR

“When bipartisan immigration discussions pop up, Democrats often insist it’s hard to find a solution because of the GOP’s immigration evolution. The days of Ronald Reagan endorsing an amnesty program and denouncing walls are long gone, replaced by President Trump’s talk of “rapists” and quest for a wall.” Read More

Tech

“Northern Virginia Is Keeping Amazon’s 25,000 Jobs, and Wants You to Know It” – New York Times

“When Amazon canceled its plans to build an expansive corporate campus in New York City this week, officials more than 200 miles away in Northern Virginia decided to make a statement.” Read More

“Lenovo leads $10M investment in 6-legged robot maker Vincross” – TechCrunch

“Vincross, the company behind the six-legged robot Hexa, said on Tuesday that it’s picked up $10 million in a Series A+ funding round led by Lenovo Capital, the startup fund managed by Lenovo Group.” Read More

“Facebook security app used to ‘spy’ on competitors” – BBC Tech

“A report by a Commons committee has detailed Facebook’s use of an application to “spy” on users.” Read More

Entertainment

“Ariana Grande Breaks Record For Most Simultaneous Top 40 Billboard Hot 100 Hits by a Female Artist” – Billboard

“Grande charts 11 songs in the top 40, and 12 on the chart overall, all from her new album, ‘Thank U, Next.'” Read More

“Bret Easton Ellis: The Year the Oscars Finally Got Gay Right (Guest Column)” – Hollywood Reporter

“A record of seven out of 20 nominated roles are for LGBTQ characters in 2019 — and there’s not a tortured coming-out story, dreary AIDS death or noble martyrdom among them.” Read More

“‘Green Eggs and Ham’: Michael Douglas, Adam Devine, Diane Keaton Among Voice Cast For Ellen DeGeneres’ Netflix Series” – Deadline

“Netflix likes Green Eggs and Ham, judging by the top-flight voice cast assembled for the new animated series set for a debut next fall. ” Read More

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