$500K Taxpayer-Funded Subsidy Directly Benefits Google, Tech Giants

Google, Alphabet

Multi-billion dollar tech giants with close access to President Obama’s White House, including Google, are benefitting from a $500,000 taxpayer-funded subsidy that was funneled by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, according to a report released Monday by Sen. James Lankford (R., Okla.).

Israeli Tech University Launches Degree-Granting Chinese Institute

The campus of the Technion on Mount Carmel, Haifa / Wikimedia Commons

JERUSALEM – Israel’s Technion, whose engineering and science graduates have fuelled Israel’s reputation as the “Start-up Nation,” participated today in a ground-breaking ceremony in China for a joint Israeli-Chinese technology institute aimed at replicating in China Israel’s success in innovation and entrepreneurship.