Politics

Steve June 23, 2021

by: Associated Press Posted: Jun 23, 2021 / 07:37 PM PDT / Updated: Jun 23, 2021 / 08:18 PM PDT Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, leaves a closed-door bipartisan infrastructure meeting with a group of senators and White House aides on Capitol Hill in Washington on June 22, 2021. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) A bipartisan group […]

Steve June 23, 2021

LONDON (AP) — Buckingham Palace has for the first time released figures on the ethnic makeup of its staff, following the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s allegations of racism in the royal family. The Royal Household said Thursday that 8.5% of its staff come from ethnic minorities, compared with a target of 10% by next […]

Steve June 23, 2021

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Steve June 23, 2021

Johnny Enlow says that when it comes to Dr. Anthony Fauci, “the level of evil is the highest I can imagine” and that “if there is any person on the planet that should receive the maximum judgment, it is Fauci.” The American Family Association is calling for a boycott of Kellogg’s because “each box of […]

Steve June 23, 2021

Peace and human rights advocates joined the United Nations General Assembly Wednesday in their annual condemnation of the United States’ disastrous economic embargo against Cuba. For the 29th straight year, the members of the General Assembly voted overwhelmingly in favor of a resolution demanding an end to the 60-year U.S. economic blockade on Cuba. This […]

Steve June 23, 2021

Texas Republicans are not backing down from their call to pass legislation restricting the participation of transgender students in school sports despite its failure in the state House last month. In a Wednesday email to constituents, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (R) said he is still pushing for the state legislature to require trans student-athletes to […]

Steve June 23, 2021

Fending off unabated criticism from Republicans about her failure to visit the U.S.-Mexico border since being tapped as immigration czar, Vice President Kamala Harris reportedly plans to visit a stretch of the boundary this week.  Harris will arrive in El Paso, Texas, on Friday alongside Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, her office confirmed. No other information […]

Steve June 23, 2021

Since 1956, the Supreme Court has applied a well-established framework to businesses that wished to exclude union organizers from their property. On Wednesday, however, the Court effectively scrapped that framework — one that was already fairly restrictive of union organizing — and replaced it with something far more restrictive. In the process of deciding Wednesday’s […]

Steve June 23, 2021

Self-proclaimed “prophet” Robin Bullock used Tuesday’s “The Eleventh Hour” church service to warn that President Joe Biden is under possession by a demonic “serpent spirit” that manifests itself by giving the president “slotted pupils.” Bullock claimed that the world is currently at the same place it was when Adam and Eve were tempted by the […]

Steve June 23, 2021

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Steve June 23, 2021

In the race between infection and injection, injection has lost. Public health experts estimate that approximately 70% of the world’s 7.9 billion people must be fully vaccinated to end the COVID-19 pandemic. As of June 21, 2021, 10.04% of the global population had been fully vaccinated, nearly all of them in rich countries. Only 0.9% […]