The United States withdraws from Afghanistan; Ida widespread damage; DeSantis always a failure

DeSantis has made his state’s crisis worse at every turn, and now public school systems are rebelling against him. You wouldn’t know from the media coverage. In the News Today:…

New Orleans sea walls pass Ida’s test as some suburbs flood

The levees, flood walls and gates that protect New Orleans have withstood the fury of Hurricane Ida, passing their toughest test since the federal government spent billions of dollars to…

Texas Democratic judge to Newsmax: Biden set to resign over border crisis

In Webb County, Texas, Justice Tano Tijerina, a Democrat, told Newsmax on Monday that President Joe Biden had handled the US-Mexico border crisis so badly that he should resign. Source…

Florida withholds funds from two school districts for mask warrants

The Florida Department of Education said Monday it had withheld funds from two school districts that made masks mandatory in classrooms this fall. Source link

Rep. Crenshaw: State Department “Behind the Ball Eight” on Afghanistan Withdrawal

Representative Dan Crenshaw, R-Texas, a US Navy SEAL who served in Afghanistan, said the US State Department had “a lot of accountability” for spoiling the withdrawal of US troops from…

HHS opens office to address climate change

The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on Monday announced the creation of a new office to address climate change as a threat to public health. Source link

Trump’s social media ban case could go to Supreme Court

A lawyer for former President Donald Trump has announced that he believes Trump’s lawsuit against Google, Facebook and Twitter could go to the Supreme Court because these companies are doing…

High time to cut the hammer on vaccine refusals

I recently attended an outdoor concert of some 15,000 people who had to either provide proof of vaccination or proof of a negative COVID-19 test within the past 72 hours…

The lawyer of January 6. Insurgents reportedly COVID-19, are “on a ventilator, not responding”

In defense of this type, he does not wear a mask when there was not even a vaccine available yet … Freelance journalist Marcy Wheeler reported on her empty wheel…

Accounts of legendary actor Ed Asner’s activism pour in after his death at 91

When Ed Asner passed away at age 91 on August 29, the headlines largely focused on his legendary role as Lou Grant, the “gruff but lovable journalist” who debuted on…