Posted inSocialism

Bernie Sanders defends Fidel Castro’s socialist Cuba

Sen. Bernie Sanders, the frontrunner for the Democrats’ presidential nomination, doubled down on his support for some of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro’s policies, saying in an interview that aired Sunday, “it’s unfair to simply say everything is bad.” Speaking to CBS News’ “60 Minutes,” Sanders, a self-proclaimed democratic socialist, pointed to social welfare programs introduced under Castro’s regime […]

Posted inWorld News

Global spread of coronavirus raises pandemic fears

Fears mounted on Monday that the coronavirus outbreak in China will grow into a pandemic with disruptive and deadly consequences for countries around the world, after sharp rises in infections in South Korea, Italy and Iran. A surge of infections outside mainland China triggered steep falls in Asian share markets and Wall Street stock futures […]

Posted inHistory

Democrats And Race: Seems Like Old Times

Derek Hunter, On January 14, 1963, Alabama’s Democratic Governor George Wallace delivered his inaugural address that included the infamous line, “In the name of the greatest people that have ever trod this earth, I draw the line in the dust and toss the gauntlet before the feet of tyranny, and I say segregation now, segregation tomorrow, segregation […]

Posted inElection

Reliability of pricey new voting machines questioned

In the rush to replace insecure, unreliable electronic voting machines after Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential race, state and local officials have scrambled to acquire more trustworthy equipment for this year’s election, when U.S. intelligence agencies fear even worse problems. But instead of choosing simple, hand-marked paper ballots that are most resistant to […]

Posted inChina

Hundreds of animals mysteriously drop dead in China amid coronavirus outbreak

Daily Star Hundreds of animals have mysteriously dropped dead in China amid the ongoing fight against the coronavirus. Chinese authorities have admitted they have discovered mass animal deaths in the epicentre of the outbreak Hubei province. State-run media reported at least 135 animals were found dead in one discovery near the city of Chongqing. At least 17 pieces […]

Posted inBusiness

Greyhound Becomes Sanctuary Bus Line for Illegals

Daniel Greenfield, Businesses operating in California have long since bowed their knee to the secessionist government in Sacramento and barred contact with federal immigration authorities. But now a national company, which serves as a conduit for illegals, is going sanctuary. Greyhound, the nation’s largest bus company, said Friday it will stop allowing Border Patrol agents without […]

Posted inEducation

Teachers Union Demands Kids Share Bathroom With Transgender Educators

M.D. Kittle, MADISON — As the Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD) faces a lawsuit over its policy on student gender identity, it’s being accused of discriminating against transgender teachers in the bathroom. On Tuesday, Madison Teachers Inc. (MTI) fired out a press release asserting it supports equal restroom access for MMSD students and staff. The union doesn’t […]