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The New York Times’ front-page “news analysis” by Peter Baker and Maggie Haberman, “Fanning Strife With Kenosha In His Sights,” continued the paper’s pathetic pivot from ignoring violence at the “mostly peaceful” demonstrations in U.S. cities to blaming it on Trump, who is visiting Kenosha, Wisconsin, cite of the latest rioting, on Tuesday. The distortions
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A pregnant woman was arrested in front of her children for “incitement” over her Facebook post about a planned protest of the COVID-19 lockdown in the Australian state of Victoria, 7News reported. What are the details? Video shows police entering her home in Miners Rest, which is northwest of Melbourne, on Wednesday afternoon, telling her
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A California reporter triggered a tsunami of backlash on Tuesday after she seemingly excused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s glaring hypocrisy for violating California’s COVID-19 restrictions — even painting Pelosi as an apparent victim. What’s the background? Pelosi was busted having her hair done at a San Francisco salon Monday afternoon despite the salon being shuttered
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Fox News host Tucker Carlson aired a damaging private audio clip of CNN’s Chris Cuomo discussing sexual harassment claims made against him on his Fox News show Tuesday. Cuomo appeared to be talking to Michael Cohen, the former friend and attorney to President Donald Trump, on the recording. “You know, I’m always careful when I
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Remember when the debate over public places, flags, monuments, and the like was supposedly about Confederate generals? Then it morphed to anyone who ever owned slaves, which swiftly devolved to any statue of anyone who appeared to have been white and lived a long time ago. Now it’s…Elvis? Elvis Presley was white, but otherwise he
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Syracuse University removed a professor who used the phrase “Chinese Communist Party Virus” in a class syllabus, but student activists say it’s not enough and they want him fired. Chemistry professor Jon Zubieta is accused of writing the “Chinese Community Party Virus” and “Wuhan Flu” in his syllabus. Students organized under the hashtag “NotAgainSU” on
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After the protests and riots following the death of George Floyd in police custody, Mayor Muriel Bowser (D-Washington, D.C.) brought together a commission to consider striking various alleged symbols of oppression from the nation’s capital city. The commission issued its recommendations on Tuesday and if Washington, D.C. acts upon them, Americans may see national landmarks
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A committee advising Democratic Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser has proposed renaming dozens of schools, parks, and various other government buildings over their namesakes’ connections to slavery, the Washington Post reported Tuesday. Included in the list of individuals who the committee says should not have public works named after them are former Presidents George Washington,
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The Amazon Halo’s extremely thorough features put some tech commentators on edge. Amazon’s Halo surpasses Apple Watch and Fitbit with features “that have never been seen in a mainstream wearable device, including one that tracks a user’s emotional state by listening to the tone of their voice, and another that provides a three-dimensional rendering of
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On Monday, Acting Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Chad Wolf told Fox News host Tucker Carlson that the Department of Justice (DOJ) is “targeting and investigating” the leaders of organizations behind the violent riots in American cities and those who allegedly fund rioters’ interstate travel. “Do you think the Department of Homeland Security is
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A registered sex offender is facing homicide charges in the shooting death of a teenage boy in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, the Morning Call reported. In 2015, the suspect was entered as a lifetime sex offender into Pennsylvania’s Megan’s Law registry for involuntary deviate sexual intercourse. Boy dies after Harrisburg shooting; sex offender charged: police https://t.co/QMlyim2Bry —
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Left-wing Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney is getting called out for hypocrisy after a photo emerged on social media showing him dining inside a Maryland restaurant over the weekend while eateries in his own city “suffer” from his ban on indoor dining. What are the details? Philadelphia restaurateur Marc Vetri — a critic of Kenny’s indoor-dining
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CBS This Morning on Tuesday adopted the dishonest media trope of describing rioting chaos and anarchy as “mostly peaceful.” Talking about the continuing unrest in Portland, co-host Anthony Mason said this even as he showed footage of fires and intimidation outside the Mayor’s home. Mason recounted that “police in Portland rushed protesters late last night
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Former acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell offered a counter argument Monday to former first lady Michelle Obama’s assertion that black women like her are “invisible” to white Americans — and he invoked her husband to make his point. What are the details? The New York Post reported last week that Mrs. Obama claimed
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With the liberal media claiming 17-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse was a “murderer” who shot “unarmed” “protesters” in a supposed rampage through Kenosha, Wisconsin last Tuesday, someone had to set the record straight. And in a Monday appearance on Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson Tonight, Rittenhouse’s lawyer, John Pierce blew up their lies and smears with evidence backed
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Oregon Governor Kate Brown (D) has brought deeper shame to the term “gaslighting” by blaming “right wing” “white supremacists” for the “bloodshed” on Portland’s streets following the murder of an apparent Trump supporter on Saturday night. A man who’d been let go by the lftist district attorney on gun charges at an earlier protest is
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The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People denounced a county official in North Carolina who called for the hanging of a man alleged to have shot and killed 5-year-old Cannon Hinnant. The horrific death of the young boy led to national anguish and outrage, but the NAACP objected in particular to the reaction
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Twitter users circulated several portions of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s speech from Pittsburgh on Monday, causing the words “Biden video” to trend on the platform. While the former vice president was hailed and criticized over policy, one excerpt where Biden appeared incoherent sparked concern among users who claimed the flub went beyond “stumbling over
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Over the decades, Portland Professional Protesters™ have been against conservatives, cops, tree cutters, conservatives, people who love steak and fur coats, conservatives and now those who love civil society and police officers. Conservatives are now called Nazis and fascists. Antifa and Black Lives Matters, Incorporated™ protest-rioters have been responsible for encouraging the deaths of police
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