June 24, 2021

Letter to the Editor

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Painful times ahead All autocracies and dictatorships have a habit of working from the same play-books and sadly all with the same resultant sad consequence, that is, namely gross poverty for the governed masses. Indeed what would that English philosopher, the father of liberalism John Locke, have to say about such? A case in point […]

US Congress set to certify Joe Biden victory amid pro-Trump protests – Updated Summary

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From BBC UPDATED: For more go to BBC Summary Armed supporters of President Trump stormed the Capitol building and forced a lockdown Rioters smashed windows and clashed with police, with one person shot dead The violence halted debate over Joe Biden’s election win but Congress will reconvene tonight Some Republicans were trying to overturn the […]

US: Trump impeachment evidence overwhelming – House report

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From BBC Evidence for impeaching Donald Trump for misconduct in office is “overwhelming”, according to the panel leading the US impeachment inquiry. The president placed personal political interests “above the national interests of the United States,” it states in a key report to US House lawmakers. Evidence of misconduct was overwhelming “and so too is […]

Hunter Biden-linked company received $130M in special federal loans while Joe Biden was vice president [through sub company in Cayman]

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By Alana Goodman From Washington Examiner An investment firm linked to Hunter Biden received over $130 million in federal bailout loans while his father Joe Biden was vice president and routed profits through a subsidiary in the Cayman Islands, according to federal banking and corporate records reviewed by the Washington Examiner. Financial experts said the offshore […]

Long Island pizzeria owner dies in latest Dominican Republic horror

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By Dave Goldiner From New York Daily News A Long Island pizzeria owner died this week after suddenly becoming ill at a resort in the Dominican Republic, the third American tourist to die in a week in the Caribbean island nation. Vittorio Caruso, 56, of Glen Cove, went into respiratory distress and died Monday after […]

Joe Biden pledges to respect women’s ‘personal space’

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From BBC Joe Biden has pledged to be “more mindful” about physical contact with women, hoping to draw a line under a controversy that has clouded his expected White House bid. The former US vice-president posted a video on Twitter saying he will in future respect personal space. Mr Biden stressed he has only ever […]

US: Joe Biden adopted a German shepherd and he’s precious

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BY NICOLE GALLUCCI From Mashable Joe Biden just welcomed a majorly cute addition to his family — a German shepherd named Major. On Saturday, the former Vice President and his wife Jill officially adopted Major the rescue dog, who they’ve been fostering, from the Delaware Humane Association in Wilmington, Delaware. “We are so happy to […]