News. Views. Hughes -May 21, 2019 (17:00 ET)
Google pushes back Huawei ban by 90 days
The ban on Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei in the US has been stayed for 90 days. Meanwhile, Chinese officials slammed the Trump administration for its latest attack on Huawei, calling its behavior “unscientific and unprofessional” and boasting that trying to halt China’s development is like “a praying mantis trying to stop a car with its arms.” Sara Montes de Oca reports for News.Views.Hughes.
Facebook’s data-abuse worse than you thought
Facebook’s “Actionable Insights” program for select advertisers offers user information at no cost to incentivize these advertisers to spend more on targeted ads. The social media giant has even been accused of determining credit-worthiness by scrutinizing online behavior. Investigative journalist Ben Swann joins Scottie Nell Hughes with the details.
Rethinking migrant deaths & Ben Carson’s gaffe
Former state Rep. Dee Dawkins-Haigler (D-Georgia) and conservative commentator Steve Malzberg joins Scottie Nell Hughes to discuss the teenage migrant from Guatemala who died of influenza on Monday at a border station awaiting transfer to a shelter and what his death says about US border policy. They also discuss HUD Sec. Ben Carson’s gaffe wherein he appeared not to recognize basic real-estate terminology.