The White House Wants Crypto Mining Companies To Share How Much Energy They Use With Regulators

(Photo by Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images) Getty Images The White House announced Thursday that cryptocurrency mining operations in the United States are on track to consume as much energy as all of the nation’s home computers, necessitating formalized measures to curb the industry’s energy demand. A new report released by the White House’s Office … Read more

Saving the Nation’s Soul While the Economy Goes to Hell

Comment President Joe Biden went on a hyper-partisan and demagogic rampage Thursday night, standing in front of a strangely red-lit Hall of Independence in Philadelphia, with US Marines at attention exploited as political props. The speech, which attacks Donald Trump and the “MAGA Republicans” as a threat to the “very foundations of our republic,” was … Read more