Washington Post accused of ‘sounding like Antifa’s publicist’ with glowing feature on Portland protesters

“Lang tried to soften the radical activists’ image by featuring a family of four, a veteran and “moms” flaunting their ridiculous riot gear along with self-righteous quotes they gave to the paper,” Marsh wrote to describe the piece. “It’s hard not to gag when Lang lovingly described how Portland’s left-wing ‘protests’ are what ‘Portland does […]

Washington’s so-called “Clean Network” program to split global internet: media

“The U.S. government has for a long time criticized other countries for controlling access to the internet … and now we see the Americans doing the same thing,” the article quoted Alan Woodward, a computer security expert at the University of Surrey in Britain, as saying.

Gavin Newsom, Kamala Harris, Nancy Pelosi get Democratic convention speaking slots

The convention slot is also a major opportunity for Newsom, who was one of only a handful of Democratic governors chosen to speak. Historically, the national conventions have been star-making opportunities for ambitious politicians, and the former San Francisco mayor is thought to have presidential hopes of his own.

Are you ready for Trump’s Gettysburg Address?

And yet, it seemed that each time a regiment of Union soldiers marched past the White House, Lincoln greeted them with a brief speech. To no one’s surprise, newspaper stenographers always seemed to be on hand to jot down the remarks so they could be reprinted in the nation’s press, where they substituted nicely for […]

Worldwide TV audiences watch as Obama is sworn in

The inauguration and speech also received broad coverage by English-language broadcasters in the Arab world, with networks including Al Jazeera English and Middle Eastern station Press TV broadcasting continuous coverage of the speech in which the new president pledged that America would be “a friend to every nation on Earth.”

Kamala Harris Is Joe Biden’s Pick For Vice President

“I first met Kamala through my son Beau,” Biden said in his Tuesday email. “They were both Attorneys General at the same time. He had enormous respect for her and her work. I thought a lot about that as I made this decision. There is no one’s opinion I valued more than Beau’s and I’m […]

Kamala Harris, Biden’s running mate, spent career breaking barriers

“As unacceptable as this problem is — I know we can fix it,” Harris said in her inaugural speech. “In San Francisco, we threatened the parents of truants with prosecution, and truancy dropped 32 percent. So, we are putting parents on notice. If you fail in your responsibility to your kids, we are going to […]

How Boris Johnson’s Brussels-bashing stories shaped British politics

In those pre-internet days, the Brussels press corp was tight knit. Journalists spent hours together, either in the underground commission press briefing room or in nearby pubs, such as Kitty O’Shea’s and the Old Hack. Johnson also played squash and tennis and went skiing. Guilford said: “He played squash like he does everything: very powerful, […]

The history of the women nominated for vice president

She said in an interview that one could see Russia from land in Alaska, and that moment was re-created on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” by comedian Tina Fey, who delivered the infamous line, “I can see Russia from my house!” while in character. Palin was also mocked by some after not naming a newspaper or […]

FNC’s Carlson on Unrest in U.S. Cities: ‘We Are About to See One of the Great Demographic Shifts in American History’

So what will be the aftermath of all of this? What are America’s cities going to look like a year from now? There’s no question people flee Georgetown. They may have BLM signs in the driveway, but it doesn’t mean they want screaming BLM lunatics on their streets. They don’t. Nobody does, actually, no matter […]