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Trump 2024 depends on Facebook

Trump 2024 depends on Facebook?

Facebook grapples with the realisation that what it does next may affect whether Donald Trump stands for election in 2024. Britain engages in a wet fish fight with the French in the bay of Jersey. And President Biden attacks the companies that delivered him vaccines by calling for the waiving of patent rights.

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Is it curtains for Boris?

Is it curtains for Boris?

Is it curtains for Prime Minister Boris Johnson as the repercussions play out over some home decorating? Joe Biden announces a return to big government in his state of the union speech. And India suffers the worst Covid-19 chaos we’ve seen while the government tries to censor its critics.

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Biden's big promise

Biden's big promise to save the world

President Biden makes big promises to lead the world on climate change, but not everyone’s convinced. Europe tries to tackle the downsides of artificial intelligence while China enthusiastically embraces its dark side. And Covid-19 vaccines are proving highly effective in some places – and rather less so elsewhere.

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I'm Mallen

I run a YouTube channel with videos for changemakers, giving an independent, fact-focused, non-ideological take on current issues and politics, with a recent big focus on the coronavirus and on climate change.

I've spent my life helping change-makers - CEOs who want to make a difference, companies that want to disrupt markets, young people who want to succeed and change things up at the same time - and even just people who want to change themselves

Anyone can change the world
but to change the world for the better
that takes skill and commitment

Latest Posts from Mallen's Blog

Bees going extinct?

Are bees going extinct?

According to reports, we’re facing the beepocalypse. Pollinators are dying out, and the result will be much of our food will disappear. If true, it’s seriously worrying. But is it true? Let’s have a look.

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Should we eat meat?

Should we eat meat?

One of the burning questions we’re asking ourselves right now concerns our diet. Should we eat meat? Let’s discuss.

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Societal collapse and climate change

Climate Change and Collapse! The Paper Scaring a Generation

It’s been described as “the climate change paper so depressing its sending people to therapy.” Its author describes it as “a research paper concluding that climate-induced collapse is now inevitable.” It’s become the intellectual underpinning for people like Extinction Rebellion when they tell children they may die young. It’s Jem Bendell’s paper on Deep Adaptation. Does it bear up to scrutiny? Let’s have a look.

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