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Next week, the current moratorium on evictions enacted by the federal government is set to expire. It’s been more than a year since the policy went into effect, and public housing advocates are eager to see it extended yet again. Meanwhile, as we’ve discussed here in the past, many landlords, particularly the small business, mom
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In case you’ve forgotten some of the knee-jerk responses to the Boulder shooting, let me remind you. Here’s a Deadspin editor bringing up a “white man with an AR-15” and a USA Today editor replying “It’s always an angry white man. Always.” (She was fired over that tweet.) “Activist, feminist, author” How she reacted when
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Reuters is reporting that the Chinese air force sent another incursion of military aircraft near the island of Taiwan today. This has become a somewhat routine occurrence lately but today was a bit different because of the size of the incursion. Twenty Chinese military aircraft entered Taiwan’s air defence identification zone on Friday, in the
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Noteworthy, but not surprising. Frank Luntz’s recent focus group of vaccine-skeptical Republicans also found the participants unswayed by Trump’s support for the vaccines. Their objections to vaccination weren’t ideological, it turned out. They were wary for more mundane reasons, like suspecting that the vaccines were “rushed” and misunderstanding how they worked. Having a doctor answer
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Governor Abbott appeared on Fox and Friends Monday morning and told the co-hosts that he had two items of news to deliver. The topic was the flood of illegal migrants into Texas and the holding facility that the Biden administration is using to house unaccompanied minors in Midland. A Texas state senator delivered troubling news
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Okay, so the title is probably a bit on the harsh side. (Borrowing a page from the Andrew Cuomo playbook, I’m sorry if anyone was offended.) But with that out of the way, the Biden administration is still taking fire for flip-flopping on the question of staffers receiving security clearances if they admit to past
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San Francisco School Board member Alison Collins is under significant pressure to resign after tweets she posted about Asian Americans back in 2016 were brought to light by a parent group seeking to oust her. As I pointed out yesterday, one of Collins tweets said, “Many Asian Am. believe they benefit from the ‘model minority’
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Lotta groaning about this clip today among the righties I follow on Twitter, for understandable reasons. “They’re just trying to drive us crazy. There’s no other satisfying explanation,” tweeted Noah Rothman after watching. It’s another mixed message from a medical expert underselling the vaccine. Normally the underselling takes the form of discouraging vaccinated people from
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Texas Governor Greg Abbott held a press briefing across the street from the convention center in Dallas being used to house up to 3,000 boys ages 15 to 17. The unaccompanied minors, all illegal migrants, are seeking asylum in the United States. The Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center is now a “decompression center” used to
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