The government of Hawaii’s bizarre response to the West Maui disaster is raising more questions than it answers. Why is Gov. Josh Green blocking media access to the site and information about the investigation into how the fires started?
Donald Trump has been indicted by a federal grand jury on four counts related to his efforts to challenge the results of the 2020 election. Essentially, Special Counsel Jack Smith is using the courts as a do-over for two unsuccessful impeachment trials.
The Department of Justice released a 128-page report Tuesday that found the accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein hanged himself in his jail cell in August 2019, and that there is “no evidence” anyone else was directly involved.
Rebels in Sudan this week seized a major biolab containing samples of polio, cholera, and measles, prompting a warning from the World Health Organization—and begging a question: Who puts a biolab in a failed state like Sudan?
Ukraine’s president Volodomyr Zelensky said Feb. 24 that Americans will need to fight if we don’t send him the money and weapons he needs to defeat Russia—a goal that Western officials now admit is unrealistic.
The important 12-mile-long bridge connecting Russia to the Crimean peninsula was damaged by a large explosion Friday. Russia’s President Vladimir Putin blames Ukraine; the question is what comes next.Continue Reading
President Biden extended the emergency declaration first issued by President George W. Bush after the 9/11 attacks 21 years ago. More than three dozen national emergencies are in effect that grant the president dozens of powers, most of which don’t require congressional approval.Continue Reading
News that First Lady Jill Biden and Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla tested positive for COVID-19, despite being fully vaxxed and boosted, barely caused a blip in the news cycle this week. The CDC’s new COVID guidelines basically say the pandemic is over.
Nancy Pelosi’s stunt visit to Taiwan last week caused Xi Jianping and Chinese leadership to lose face, an unforgivable act in their culture. China’s response may be slow in coming, but it will be calculated, precise, and tough.Continue Reading