Let’s Get Digital: Taxes, Texas, and College Football Rankings
France wants big tech firms to pay a 3 percent tax on profits they make in the country. We’ll explain why the companies are siding with President Trump to push back. Then: authorities in Texas reported a coordinated cyberattack on computer systems in 23 towns. We’ll tell you what we know – and why this is becoming a thing across the US. Also on the show: your warm-up for the new college football season, and scientists are turning apple peels into eco-friendly plastics.
Pride and Prejudice: Portland Protests, Open Arms, Humanitarian Day
Indefinitely, Maybe: Brexit, Migrant Detention, and Robots
About The Show
“Skimm This” is a weekly news program that breaks down important stories from the past week and adds context and clarity to answer the questions on your mind. Every Friday morning.