Planned Parenthood: Democrat Rogers’ Abortion Comments ‘Reprehensible’ but Distract from Abortion Ban

Planned Parenthood said Thursday that while the group is “disgusted” by Alabama Democrat Rep. John Rogers’ “reprehensible” remarks about abortion, the real problem with them is they are serving as a “complete distraction” from the “death sentence” that an abortion ban would mean for women in the state. Planned Parenthood Action Fund and Planned Parenthood … Continue reading Planned Parenthood: Democrat Rogers’ Abortion Comments ‘Reprehensible’ but Distract from Abortion Ban

CNN Tapper: Trump Giving Putin’s View — ‘Almost as if He Is the Spokesman for the Kremlin’

Friday on CNN’s “The Lead,” host Jake Tapper accused President Donald Trump of giving Russian President Vladimir Putin’s view on the conflict in Venezuela during his comments this Friday afternoon. Tapper said, “One other thing that was interesting on the call today, take a listen to the president talking about how he believes Putin on the subject … Continue reading CNN Tapper: Trump Giving Putin’s View — ‘Almost as if He Is the Spokesman for the Kremlin’

Survey Claim: ‘Hungry’ College Students Use Food Banks, ‘Poverty Naps’ to Survive

The Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice surveyed college students to determine how many of them are facing hunger and “food insecurity” while earning a degree. “The #RealCollege survey is the nation’s largest annual assessment of basic needs security among college students,” the executive summary of the survey said, noting it “specifically” addressed the … Continue reading Survey Claim: ‘Hungry’ College Students Use Food Banks, ‘Poverty Naps’ to Survive

Speier: We Can ‘Handcuff’ People Who Ignore Subpoenas, I’d ‘Start with’ Barr

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” Representative Jackie Speier (D-CA), a member of the House Intelligence Committee and the House Oversight Committee said the House has the power to “handcuff” someone who refuses to testify, and stated she’s “going to start with Mr. Barr and bring him in.” Speier said, “I think, before long, you’re going … Continue reading Speier: We Can ‘Handcuff’ People Who Ignore Subpoenas, I’d ‘Start with’ Barr

Foreign Money Floods Silicon Valley as Trump Battles Chinese Influence over Tech World

An article at Vox.com on Wednesday fretted about the amount of foreign money bubbling through Silicon Valley — particularly from the authoritarian regimes of China and Saudi Arabia — and offered a little backhand praise to the Trump administration for taking the problem seriously. In a nutshell, Vox and its partners at Recode were deeply … Continue reading Foreign Money Floods Silicon Valley as Trump Battles Chinese Influence over Tech World

U.S. Record Natural Gas Production Spurs Export Talks with Europe 

The American Petroleum Institute (API) and the International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP) met at the inaugural Energy Council Business-to-Business Energy Forum in Brussels this week and on Thursday released a position paper to encourage large-scale U.S. liquid natural gas (LNG) importation to Europe. “We’re experiencing a pivotal moment in U.S. energy leadership, … Continue reading U.S. Record Natural Gas Production Spurs Export Talks with Europe 

1993 Joe Biden Said NAFTA Would Help U.S. Chrysler Workers Years Later they Were Laid Off

Former Vice President and Senator Joe Biden (D) was one of the earliest cheerleaders for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), which helped to eliminate nearly five million U.S. manufacturing jobs. During a Senate floor speech in November 1993, Biden said that NAFTA would, specifically, increase jobs and production for American workers employed at … Continue reading 1993 Joe Biden Said NAFTA Would Help U.S. Chrysler Workers Years Later they Were Laid Off

Conservatives Express Support for Facebook Censorship

The media director for a website fighting the battle for free speech on college campuses joined others in expressing approval of the Silicon Valley Masters of the Universe blacklisting conservatives they label “dangerous” from Facebook and other social media platforms. Campus Reform Media Director Cabot Phillips joined Never Trumper Rick Wilson and a variety of … Continue reading Conservatives Express Support for Facebook Censorship

Watch — Roseanne Barr’s Son Reads Disney Director James Gunn’s Pedophilia Tweets: ‘Why Has My Mother Not Been forgiven?’

The son Rosanne Barr is left wondering why his mother’s career was destroyed over a single tweet while Disney film director James Gunn was rehired after years of tweets celebrating pedophilia and others about child rape, AIDS, the Holocaust, and Mexicans. The man has one question: “Why has my mother not been forgiven?” Barr’s son, … Continue reading Watch — Roseanne Barr’s Son Reads Disney Director James Gunn’s Pedophilia Tweets: ‘Why Has My Mother Not Been forgiven?’

Watchdog: Pentagon Ends Afghan Pilot Training Program After Nearly Half Went AWOL Inside U.S.

The United States military “disbanded” a United States-based Afghan pilot training program after over 40 percent of the trainees went absent without leave (AWOL), the U.S. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), a watchdog agency, revealed this week. Although SIGAR did not provide updated data on if U.S. authorities captured the AWOL pilots, the … Continue reading Watchdog: Pentagon Ends Afghan Pilot Training Program After Nearly Half Went AWOL Inside U.S.

Trump: ‘Monitoring And Watching’ Social Media Censorship

President Donald Trump has commented on social media censorship, a few days after Facebook blacklisted several of his prominent supporters in the independent media from both Facebook and Instagram. “I am continuing to monitor the censorship of AMERICAN CITIZENS on social media platforms” tweeted Trump, who pinned the tweet at the top of his Twitter … Continue reading Trump: ‘Monitoring And Watching’ Social Media Censorship

Ten Things that Caught My Eye Today (May 3, 2019)

The controversy over Robert Mueller’s letter to Bill Barr strikes me as much ado about not much at all. Here are my quick thoughts: 1. Mueller’s frustration is understandable. Yes, I totally understand Mueller’s argument that Barr’s short memo “did not fully capture the context, nature, and … Read Morehttps://www.nationalreview.com/corner/ten-things-that-caught-my-eye-today-may-3-2019/ Continue reading Ten Things that Caught My Eye Today (May 3, 2019)

Canada Responds to Philippines’ War Threat with Offer to Take Back Garbage

The government of Canada offered the Philippines a deal on Thursday to accept over 100 containers full of household trash after illegally sending them to the Asian country in 2013. President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to go to war with Canada last week if they did not accept the garbage. “We’ve had a team that’s been … Continue reading Canada Responds to Philippines’ War Threat with Offer to Take Back Garbage

Caroline Glick: Trump Is Right About the Muslim Brotherhood

President Donald Trump reportedly intends to designate the Muslim Brotherhood a foreign terrorist organization. On its face, the move is inarguable. The Brotherhood is the religious foundation of Islamic terrorist groups al Qaeda, Islamic Jihad, and Hamas. It not only serves as their religious and ideological wellspring, but also cooperates with them on multiple levels, … Continue reading Caroline Glick: Trump Is Right About the Muslim Brotherhood

Donald Trump Jr: ‘How Long Before Tech Companies Silence You?’

In a recent Twitter post, Donald Trump Jr. claimed that Facebook is “taking their censorship campaign to the next level” following the banning of a number of prominent conservative users after they were branded “dangerous” by the company. He added, “Ask yourself, how long before they come to purge you?” The Hill reports that in … Continue reading Donald Trump Jr: ‘How Long Before Tech Companies Silence You?’

Country Star Wynonna Judd Working with Trump White House on Criminal Justice Reform

Country Star Wynonna Judd made an appearance during the National Day of Prayer service at the White House Thursday where she had meetings this week. “I just, I’m an artist and music does not discriminate,” she told reporters after President Donald Trump’s Rose Garden prayer event with faith leaders. Judd went on, “I think my job … Continue reading Country Star Wynonna Judd Working with Trump White House on Criminal Justice Reform

WashPost Stealth Edits Headline After Jobs Report Contradicts Spin on Trump Economy

The Washington Post‘s editors stealthily changed the headline of a pessimistic article about the economy once it was made ridiculous by the good news in President Donald Trump’s April economic report. The early morning pessimistic headline on the Post‘s website declared that “Trump faces string of setbacks to his efforts to juice U.S. economy.” But … Continue reading WashPost Stealth Edits Headline After Jobs Report Contradicts Spin on Trump Economy

Afghanistan to Release 175 Taliban Prisoners as Group Rejects Ramadan Truce

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Friday announced the upcoming release of 175 Taliban narco-jihadis in an apparent gesture of goodwill towards the inclusion of Kabul in U.S.-led peace talks with the reluctant terrorist group. The Taliban has repeatedly refused to allow Kabul to participate in the negotiations. Ghani made the Taliban prisoner release announcement while … Continue reading Afghanistan to Release 175 Taliban Prisoners as Group Rejects Ramadan Truce

Conservatives React to Facebook Blacklisting of Paul Joseph Watson, Others

Conservatives took to social media to defend several prominent personalities who were labeled “dangerous” and permanently banned on Facebook and Instagram. The recent blacklisting signified what many conservatives described as an advancing normality of censorship perpetrated by Silicon Valley overlords. “The purposeful & calculated silencing of conservatives by @facebook & the rest of the Big … Continue reading Conservatives React to Facebook Blacklisting of Paul Joseph Watson, Others

‘Winnie The Pooh’ Voice Actor Accused of Rape and Animal Abuse

The ex-wife of the actor who voiced beloved cartoon character Winnie The Pooh has accused him of raping her and abusing animals. As part of a vicious custody case, Stephanie Cumming has alleged that voice actor Jim Cummings “has engaged in physical, sexual and emotional abuse including but not limited to death threats, rape, and … Continue reading ‘Winnie The Pooh’ Voice Actor Accused of Rape and Animal Abuse

New York Times Confronted at Shareholders Meeting for Racism, Antisemitism

Justin Danhof, general counsel for the National Center for Public Policy Research, joined Friday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow to describe his observations when he questioned the New York Times‘s board of directors about what he described as the news media outlet’s “anti-white,” “antisemitic,” and “anti-conservative” biases during a Thursday shareholder meeting. … Continue reading New York Times Confronted at Shareholders Meeting for Racism, Antisemitism

Pentagon: China Expanding Military Reach from South China Sea to Arctic Circle

The Defense Department released a report on Thursday that warned China is dramatically upgrading its military capabilities and expanding its ability to project power, from Taiwan and the contested islands of the South China Sea to the Arctic Circle. The Pentagon report said China has aggressively used technology theft to rapidly modernize its military forces, … Continue reading Pentagon: China Expanding Military Reach from South China Sea to Arctic Circle

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Director Promises Redesign After Massive Fan Backlash

Hollywood director Jeff Fowler has promised “changes” are “going to happen” after the internet reacted with horror to the CGI redesign of Sonic the Hedgehog. “Thank you for the support. And the criticism. The message is loud and clear… you aren’t happy with the design & you want changes,” Fowler tweeted on Thursday. “It’s going … Continue reading ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Director Promises Redesign After Massive Fan Backlash

Donald Trump: Spying on My Campaign ‘Bigger than Watergate’

President Donald Trump praised a New York Times article on Friday that detailed the FBI’s spying on his 2016 campaign. “That’s a big story. That’s a story that’s bigger than Watergate, as far as I’m concerned,” Trump said, speaking to reporters in the Oval Office during a visit with Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini. Trump said he … Continue reading Donald Trump: Spying on My Campaign ‘Bigger than Watergate’

Castro: Trump Is Celebrating in the End Zone but Obama Got Economy to the Two-Yard Line

Friday on MSNBC’s former Obama administration Housing and Urban Development Secretary and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Julián Castro said former President Barack Obama is more responsible for the strong economy than President Donald Trump. Castro said, “You have a president that if you believe his rhetoric, he has a strong economy, the nation has a strong … Continue reading Castro: Trump Is Celebrating in the End Zone but Obama Got Economy to the Two-Yard Line

Facebook Bans ‘Dangerous’ Conservative Figures but Continues to Allow Leftist Calls for Violence

Although Facebook has begun labeling prominent conservative figures as “dangerous” and removing them from its platform along with Instagram, the company still commonly allows leftist calls to violence to remain online. Facebook recently blacklisted a number of conservative figures from Facebook, branding them as “dangerous,” despite the fact that many have never supported extremist views or … Continue reading Facebook Bans ‘Dangerous’ Conservative Figures but Continues to Allow Leftist Calls for Violence

Report: Obama Considered Trump’s Election a Personal Insult

President Barack Obama considered Donald Trump’s election a personal insult by voters seeking to destroy his legacy by electing a “buffoonish racist,” according to a book excerpt. Excerpts of the New York Times writer Peter Baker’s “Obama: The Call of History” published by the Daily Mail allege that Obama was overcome with anger when Hillary Clinton … Continue reading Report: Obama Considered Trump’s Election a Personal Insult