Is China’s Surveillance System The Mark of The Beast?

In George Orwell’s book, ‘1984’, written in 1948 he predicted a world where security cameras would record the movements of everyone in the world with severe consequences for anyone who would dare to go against the system. 1984 came and went without much concern. Of course there were signs of government control back then, but…

Small Business Paycheck Protection Program

Hi and welcome to communications in the days of COVID-19. My name is Leon LaBrecque. I’m a director with the Michigan Association of CPAs. I’m here to tell you about a very special program called the Paycheck Protection Program through the SBA. It’s part of the 2.2 trillion dollar CARES package. And about three hundred…

Global Responses to NSA Surveillance: Three Things to Know

Here are three things to know about the reaction to Edward Snowden’s revelations of NSA surveillance. One, initial reactions abroad were surprisingly muted because foreign leaders are aware, as President Obama has pointed out, that their security intelligence services engage in similar activities. In fact, the US has more oversight of its surveillance than other…