This week: Democrats move on DC statehood

April 19, 2021 inPolitics

Democrats are poised to move one of their biggest priorities this week: D.C. statehood. The House, which is set to leave town at the end of the week until early May, will vote on legislation this week to make Washington, D.C., the country’... ...Read more from our friends at The Hill

Rabo: The Angry Public Wants To Give A Red Card To The Whole Global System

April 19, 2021 inEconomics

Rabo: The Angry Public Wants To Give A Red Card To The Whole Global System By Michael Every of Rabobank A red card for the whole system “IT’S RED!” A straight red card for Global Neoliberalism United, that is. 12 of Europe’s top football (‘soccer’) clubs are planning to break away from their already-lucrative elite domestic leagues, and their even-more lucrative Champions League, in order to form a breakaway closed-loop European Super League...

NASA’s Ingenuity succeeds in historic flight over Mars’ surface

April 19, 2021 inPolitics

NASA’s four-pound Ingenuity helicopter made history early Monday -- becoming the first powered, controlled aircraft to fly on another planet. ...Read more from our friends at NY Post

Senate Democrats settling on 25% corporate tax rate

April 18, 2021 inPolitics

The universe of Democratic senators concerned about raising the corporate tax rate to 28% is broader than Sen. Joe Manchin, and the rate will likely land at 25%, parties close to the discussion tell Axios. Why it matters: While increasing the rate from 21% to 25% would raise about $600 billion over 15 years, it would leave President Biden well short of paying for his proposed $2.25 trillion, eight-year infrastructure package. ...

Waters: Fauci 'was being bullied' by Jordan during hearing

April 18, 2021 inPolitics

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) said on Sunday that President Biden’s chief medical adviser Anthony Fauci “was being bullied” by Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) during the heated House Oversight subcommittee hearing on Thursday at which Waters told... ...Read more from our friends at The Hill

Maxine Waters slammed for urging protesters to 'get more confrontational'

April 18, 2021 inPolitics

Rep. Maxine Waters, California Democrat, told demonstrators at Saturday night’s protest in Minnesota that they need to “get more confrontational” if former police officer Derek Chauvin is acquitted of murder in the death of George Floyd, prompting Republicans to accuse her of stoking an already explosive situation. Ms. Waters appeared ...... Read more from our friends at the Washington Times

Earnings Outlook: Here’s how the ‘pause’ on J&J’s COVID-19 shot may or may not affect the…

April 18, 2021 inEconomics

To what degree will Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing issues and the federal 'pause' over safety concerns weigh on investors' mind when the company reports earnings next week? ...Read more from our friends at MarketWatch

Trump looms over Senate's anti-Asian hate crimes battle

April 18, 2021 inPolitics

Ninety-two senators voted last week to advance an Asian American hate crimes bill. But its passage likely depends on Democrats agreeing to soften language that Republicans say ties hate crimes too narrowly to the characterization of COVID-19 as the... ...Read more from our friends at The Hill

Millions Trust Ancestry.com With Their Genetic Code: What Could Go Wrong?

Millions Trust Ancestry.com With Their Genetic Code: What Could Go Wrong?

June 5, 2018 inOpinion

Millions of semi-conscious consumers, most of whom were probably outraged and appalled by recent privacy scandal outbreaks involving companies like Facebook and...

Immigration judge, subject of complaint by lawyers, retires

April 17, 2021 inPolitics

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A San Francisco Immigration Court judge who was the subject of a complaint to the U.S. Justice Department...

Waters: Fauci 'was being bullied' by Jordan during hearing

April 18, 2021 inPolitics

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) said on Sunday that President Biden’s chief medical adviser Anthony Fauci “was being bullied” by Rep. Jim Jordan...

Rabobank: Is Biden Retreating From A Clash With China... Or Doubling Down

April 15, 2021 inEconomics

Rabobank: Is Biden Retreating From A Clash With China... Or Doubling Down By Michael Every of Rabobank Power abhors a vacuum There’s an old phrase...

Earnings Outlook: Here’s how the ‘pause’ on J&J’s COVID-19 shot may or…

April 18, 2021 inEconomics

To what degree will Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing issues and the federal 'pause' over safety concerns weigh on investors' mind...

2017 Year in Review - A Look Back

2017 Year in Review - A Look Back

December 29, 2017 inVideos

2017 was an amazing year for PragerU and for America. Thank you for making it such a success! But there is much...

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Israeli Lessons For Mass Shootings

Israeli Lessons For Mass Shootings

Mass shootings such as those that happened in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, have...

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