Category: Web Briefing

Public Backs Demonstrations by Wide Margins

From CNN: As protesters gather daily near the White House and the coronavirus pandemic rages on, the American public is souring on President Donald Trump. A new CNN Poll conducted by SSRS finds Trump’s approval rating down 7 points in...

The Atlantic: America Is Giving Up on the Pandemic

The Atlantic: ….Americans, meanwhile, never stayed at home to the degree that most Europeans have, according to mobility data from Apple and Google. Our version of the spring lockdown looked more like Sweden’s looser approach than like the...

New Discourses: The Cult Dynamics of Wokeness

From New Discourses: Once this vulnerability has been successfully manufactured in the mark (or identified and inflamed, if already present), cult doctrine is given as a potential resolution to the emotional distress. “Christ died...

Virtue-signaling isn’t courage

From the Spectator: It is completely understandable for African Americans to be outraged at yet another death of a black man by overly aggressive police officers. That outrage, when channeled into legitimate protests and...

AOC Endorses Engel Primary Challenger

From The Hill: This moment requires renewed and revitalized leadership across the country AND at the ballot box. On June 23rd, New York will be holding primary elections. Tomorrow I will be rolling out...

A black firefighter who invested his life savings into opening up a sports bar in Minneapolis was reduced to tears after looters destroyed his life’s work. Korboi Balla originally planned to open his bar in March, but those plans had to be put on hold due to the coronavirus crisis. Balla had been gearing up to finally open his bar after Minnesota gave the go-ahead for restaurants to begin reopening on June 1.

From The Daily Caller: A black firefighter who invested his life savings into opening up a sports bar in Minneapolis was reduced to tears after looters destroyed his life’s work. Korboi Balla originally planned...

Capretta: Maven Can’t Fix Health Care

The Strategic Flaw that Maven Can’t Fix: Job-based health care suffers from a collective action problem. Employers offer insurance to their workers as part of their compensation packages. Firms want to attract good employees,...

Trump Must Name Special Counsel on Obamagate

From RealClearPolitics by Frank Miele: The unravelling of the Obama administration’s Russia Hoax sped up exponentially in the last two weeks, as the case against Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn collapsed and the acting director...

Trump: Schools Should Open ASAP

Schools in our country should be opened ASAP. Much very good information now available. @SteveHiltonx @FoxNews — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 25, 2020

Over 65-year-old Women Bail on Trump

From Axios: By the numbers: A Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday shows Biden leading Trump by 22 points among female voters 65+, while Trump leads Biden by 11 points among older men. That’s what gets...