These are the things that can get you punished under China’s creepy ‘social credit’ system — from fake news to jaywalking

Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images China is setting up a massive ranking system to monitor the behaviour of its 1.4 billion citizens and give them a score based on their “social credit.” The ultimate goal is to hammer into citizens the idea that “keeping trust is glorious and breaking trust is disgraceful,” the Chinese government has said. […]

‘Unacceptable’: Sacramento Police criminally investigate cop who punched jaywalking suspect (VIDEO)

A violent confrontation between a police officer and a suspected jaywalker erupted in northern Sacramento, California. Facebook Live and cruiser dashcam videos of the incident are now primary evidence in a criminal investigation of the officer. Nandi Cain, Jr. kept on walking and ignored commands to stop from a Sacramento police officer around 5:00pm Monday, […]