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Hong Kong-born student pens urgent warning against Cornell’s planned partnership with China’s Peking University

    A Hong Kong native who attends Cornell University wrote a dire warning to his peers and faculty in the independent student newspaper, imploring the school to rescind its recent agreement to create a dual degree program with China’s Peking University, which is controlled by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP).   Quick Facts  ...

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Federal court tells Biden administration that it’s illegal to discriminate against white farmers

    A federal judge has told the Biden administration that it can’t withhold money from Americans on the basis of their race after a group of farmers challenged a new debt relief program that only gives money to “socially disadvantaged farmers.”   Quick Facts   Section 1005 of the American Rescue Plan of 2021...

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Thousands of Christians have been killed and attacked across Africa this year. Here’s why, and what the Church can do to help.

    The Christian community is heavily represented among the thousands of victims of terrorist and bandit attacks that have been carried out across the African continent this year in an ongoing crisis that rarely makes headline news in the United States.   In 2021, the attacks have been on an even sharper rise, particularly...

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Nevada forced to pay church $175,000 for discriminating with its COVID restrictions

    Weeks after California settled with Harvest Rock Church, the state of Nevada was forced to pay out $175,000 for discriminating against Calvary Chapel Dayton Valley in its COVID restrictions.   Quick Facts   Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak, D, passed an order during the pandemic, originally banning all indoor worship services. A second order...

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North Carolina lawmakers pass ‘No Eugenics’ abortion bill that governor is expected to veto

    A number of states have passed bills this year that ban abortion based on a Down Syndrome diagnosis, but the North Carolina legislature took the concept a step further by passing a bill that also bans abortions performed solely because of the baby’s sex or race.   Quick Facts    The “Human Life...

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‘Every one of you is replaceable’: Houston hospital workers lose their jobs after hospital gives ultimatum over COVID-19 vaccine

    Over 170 employees of a Houston hospital were suspended earlier this week when they refused to take the COVID-19 vaccine due to their concerns over its safety.   Quick Facts   On Tuesday, 178 workers at Houston Methodist San Jacinto Hospital were suspended without pay for failing to be fully vaccinated, and if...

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Rep. Omar says U.S. and Israel have committed ‘crimes against humanity’ and finally gets some pushback from Democrats

    It really is not news for Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., to make anti-American or anti-Israel comments, as she does it quite frequently, but her recent claim that those two nations have committed “crimes against humanity” has finally gotten the attention and strong condemnation of some of her fellow Democrats.   Quick Facts  ...

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IRS data shows that billionaires who advocate for higher taxes don’t actually pay much, if any, taxes themselves

    Billionaires like George Soros and Warren Buffett advocate for higher taxes on the wealthy, but it isn’t because they enjoy paying taxes. It’s because they are already skating by without paying the tax rate they think everybody else ought to.   Quick Facts   ProPublica received Internal Revenue Service (IRS) documents that show...

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Do black lives actually matter to Black Lives Matter? By their actions, goals, and results, the answer is clearly ‘No.’

    When a black person is shot by a police officer, Black Lives Matter (BLM) takes to the streets to protest and riot without waiting for the facts, but where is BLM when victims are harmed by black-on-black violence or as a direct result of BLM’s activities? Unfortunately, nowhere to be found.   Quick...

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Psychoanalysis goes ‘woke,’ as some practitioners now claim that ‘whiteness’ is a ‘parasitic’ and ‘perverse’ mental condition

    While America is being told that gender dysphoria is not a mental health issue, some in the psychoanalysis and psychiatry fields are saying that “whiteness” is a mental condition, with some expressing highly racist stereotypes about white people.   Quick Facts   The Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association published a research article...

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