Biography of the Author Ira Spitzer

Ira Spitzer

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  1. QAnon movement continues to flourish in the US despite concerns | Video
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    QAnon movement continues to flourish in the US despite concerns | Video

    QAnon, a conspiracy theory linked to global protests against COVID-19 restrictions and child trafficking, may be getting more mainstream. This ...
  2. Asian-American voter turnout below US national average | Video
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    Asian-American voter turnout below US national average | Video

    Asian-Americans voter turnout has been below the US national average, despite making up 5 per cent of eligible voters in the country. While ...
  3. US to challenge judge’s order blocking WeChat ban | Video
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    US to challenge judge’s order blocking WeChat ban | Video

    The fate of Chinese-owned messaging app WeChat in the US is up in the air. The US Commerce Department now says it will challenge a court order ...
  4. COVID-19: San Francisco's public transport system reassures riders with technology | Video
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    COVID-19: San Francisco's public transport system reassures riders with technology | Video

    With transit systems around the world facing challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the city of San Francisco is experimenting with measures ...
  5. Raging wildfires back in California | Video
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    Raging wildfires back in California | Video

    California's annual fire season is just beginning and the state is already battling several of the biggest wildfires in its history. Many climate ...
  6. Restaurants in the US struggle to stay afloat due to COVID-19 pandemic | Video
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    Restaurants in the US struggle to stay afloat due to COVID-19 pandemic | Video

    Thousands of restaurants across the United States may be forced to shut their doors for good if the economic slump brought on by the COVID-19 ...
  7. California wineries look for new ways to offset COVID-19 economic loss | Video
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    California wineries look for new ways to offset COVID-19 economic loss | Video

    From virtual tasting events to growing exports to Asia, California's wine industry is undergoing dramatic changes as a result of the coronavirus ...
  8. California businesses battle for survival amid COVID-19 | Video
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    California businesses battle for survival amid COVID-19 | Video

    California has become the epicentre of the United States' COVID-19 outbreak, and businesses throughout the state are battling to survive. Ira ...
  9. Gardening boom in the US as people stay home due to COVID-19 | Video
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    Gardening boom in the US as people stay home due to COVID-19 | Video

    While the coronavirus has devastated businesses across the United States, plant and garden stores said they are experiencing an uptick in demand.
  10. Germany marks 30th anniversary of Berlin Wall collapse | Video
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    Germany marks 30th anniversary of Berlin Wall collapse | Video

    Germany marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall in 2019. Its collapse signalled monumental changes for both Germany and the world.