“America is the reason why everyone thinks the Internet is awesome and, more important, it’s why Russia and China haven’t already taken over the Web and foisted their draconian rules on the rest of us.
That’s apparently what some members of the House believe, at any rate.”
“Many decades ago, there were actually laws in America that allowed discrimination against black people like me, who are a minority in the United States. But over time, ordinary citizens decided that those laws were unfair. So they held peaceful protests and marches. They called on government officials to change those laws, and they voted to elect new officials who shared their views.”


What happened to Flight MH370?

One of aviation’s greatest mysteries began when a China-bound Malaysia Airlines redeye flight took off into clear skies March 8 and seemed to disappear into thin air. Here’s the story as we know it.


Vanished Malaysia Airlines flight leaves relatives with anger and phantom phone calls

Gathered at a hotel in northeast Beijing, many still resented Malaysia Airlines for having sent no one to explain anything during the first 15 hours after the plane’s disappearance. They blamed the Chinese government for not even meeting with them until Monday, three days into the crisis.

More than 100 of them signed a petition demanding answers and government assistance. Representatives selected from the families brought their protests to the Malaysian Embassy in Beijing.

"We’re only human, at least for another few years. Then we go full-robot and all bets are off."