‘1984’ is here, Part II: The fight for freedom is on … targeting Donald Trump?

‘1984’ is here, Part II: The fight for freedom is on … targeting Donald Trump?

Analysis by WorldTribune Staff, April 29, 2022 From where Winston stood it was just possible to read, picked out on its white face in elegant lettering [on the Ministry of Truth], the three slogans of the Party: WAR IS PEACE FREEDOM IS SLAVERY IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH. — Orwell, George. 1984 (pp. 2-3). HarperCollins. Kindle Edition. […]

Twitter board, which implemented ‘poison pill’ to stop Musk, owns less than 1 percent of company stock

Twitter board, which implemented ‘poison pill’ to stop Musk, owns less than 1 percent of company stock

by WorldTribune Staff, April 18, 2022 Twitter’s board decided on Friday to implement a so-called “poison pill” strategy in an effort to stop Elon Musk’s $43 billion bid to buy the company. It turns out that, other than Jack Dorsey (who plans on leaving the board later this year), Twitter’s board members own less than […]

Panic at Twitter and by Left: All-out effort to stop Musk buyout

Panic at Twitter and by Left: All-out effort to stop Musk buyout

Analysis by WorldTribune Staff, April 14, 2022 The Big Tech cartel that controls Twitter is reportedly going all out to stop Elon Musk from outright buying the platform. Musk, who bought 9 percent of Twitter on April 4, has now offered to buy the rest of Twitter Inc. in a deal valuing the social-media platform […]

Cost-effective SpaceX Starship on track, says Musk; China scrambles to keep pace

Cost-effective SpaceX Starship on track, says Musk; China scrambles to keep pace

by WorldTribune Staff, February 13, 2022 SpaceX’s massive Starship rocket will soon be capable of traveling much greater distances at a significantly lower cost, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said. Musk’s ambitious plans for the reusable Starship rocket included a potential mission to Mars. The rocket may also be used to send astronauts to the Moon […]

NASA yields to private sector in strategic 21st-century space race

NASA yields to private sector in strategic 21st-century space race

FPI / September 24, 2021 Geostrategy-Direct By Richard Fisher Was SpaceX corporation founder and leader Elon Musk, in a Sept. 19 tweet, correct to chide President Joe Biden as “sleeping,” when he had failed to comment on Musk having just completed the world’s first privately run and privately manned space mission? Musk definitely has a […]

Phone home? Stevie Nicks ready to leave the planet if Trump wins again

Phone home? Stevie Nicks ready to leave the planet if Trump wins again

by WorldTribune Staff, October 11, 2020 Celebrities often promise that they intend to leave America if President Donald Trump wins re-election. Stevie Nicks is taking her vow even further. The Fleetwood Mac vocalist said she would be inclined to leave Earth if Trump wins on Nov. 3. “And I’m thinking: Oh, space. Maybe I can […]

The gods of high tech quarrel as a $200 million Facebook satellite falls to earth

The gods of high tech quarrel as a $200 million Facebook satellite falls to earth

by WorldTribune Staff, September 2, 2016 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg expressed his “deep disappointment” after his $200 million satellite that was to be launched by Elon Musk’s SpaceX exploded on the Cape Canaveral launch pad on Sept. 1. “As I’m here in Africa, I’m deeply disappointed to hear that SpaceX’s launch failure destroyed our satellite […]