THINK! America – Weekend of Dec. 10, 2016 – Show #1
Topics & Guest - December 10, 2016 - Show #1. Guest: John Hadley, John Hadley & Associates
Topics & Guest – December 10, 2016 – Show #1
Trump’s unpredictable (starting now) foreign policy: Trump spoke with the President of Taiwan, but our current State Department warns against any more of this! Yet, Trump may set a new-normal with China, relating to Taiwan as its own independent government. He took on the Chinese government via social media rejecting criticism that he accept a congratulatory phone call from Taiwan’s president, even at the risk of triggering a backlash from Beijing. He told his nearly 17 million twitter followers that he wouldn’t be told by China who he should or shouldn’t talk too. The Sleeping Dragon is awake and took notice saying China is one country, and Taiwan is only a rogue province. Is Trump doing the right thing shaking up China?
Fake News: Face book will be looking at what to do about fake verses real news, plus Stanford School of Education recently evaluated students’ ability to assess online information sources and the findings “dismaying, bleak, and a threat to democracy.” Students can’t tell real news from fake news. Fake news looks (with photos) and reads (script) so real that there’s a fake news crisis going on. In the SU study, researchers found more than 80% of middle schoolers believed sponsored content was real news. Are you ever duped? http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwoway/2016/11/23/503129818/study- finds-students- have-dismaying- inability-to- tell-fake- news-from- real
Interview: John Hadley, expert in repositioning people into jobs and careers. Topic: The jobs and career picture is looking rosier especially with a new administration Stock market is soaring, Ford and Carrier are staying, and more jobs seem to be at-the- ready.
The blood testing company Theranos is in hot water and a former employee of the company has spoken out against them. He is Tyler Schultz and he happens to be the grandson of former Sec of State George Schultz, who sits on the Board of Theranos. Reports about Theranos describe it getting established high-ranking notables on their Board, to help with launch of company and inroads into Walgreens, but now there’s alleged wrongdoing against Theranos, and Schultz family tensions. Discuss…http://www.wsj.com/articles/theranos-whistleblower- shook-the-companyand-his- family-1479335963
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