Joe Biden Inaugurated
On Friday the 15th of January, long-serving Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte announced that he and his cabinet would resign over the growing controversy over thousands of parents being falsely accused of fraudulently claiming child benefits. From 2013 to 2019, these parents were forced to pay back money they had received as part of their childcare benefits allowance, often in its entirety and amounting to thousands of Euro.
The 20th of January 2021 marks the day that Joseph R.Biden will be inaugurated as the 46th president of the United States of America.The inaugerationsignifies the achievement of a dream for Biden that has spanned almost five decades. It also comes at a time when America has never been so divided. Security around the capitol has increased since the insurrection on January 6th.Outgoing president Donald Trump will not attend the event. The Biden Inaugural Committee has announced that the theme for the inauguration is “America United”. So what can you expect from inauguration day?
The United States of America has stood as the beacon of democracy and freedom in the world for a long time now, yet for 4.4 million Americans this is but a façade in their lives. These people are all resident to the various territories, possessions and districts that make up the United States. It stretches from Guam in the far eastern Pacific, to Samoa in the south to Puerto Rico in the Caribbean.
Sunday the 17th of January 2021 marks the 30th anniversary for the commencement of the First Gulf War or officially, Operation Desert Storm. This was a multi-national military operation authorised by the United Nations and spearheaded by the United States. Umpteen numbers of different nations contributed to the task of ousting President Saddam Hussein’s Iraqi forces from Kuwait. The invasion covered a widespread coordination between different nations air forces followed by a ground invasion.
Cryptocurrency is one of the new additions to financial assets in the past decade. It has grown in popularity, function, and available currencies. It is a digital currency used for transactions and in some circles is a speculative asset. But why is a once dismissed decentralised currency that was the dream of anarchists now drawing the attention on investment banks?