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Physicians Group Sues FDA Over Ivermectin

By John Eidson Report: Ivermectin Obliterated 97% Of Covid Cases In Delhi, India On June 1, the Desert Review News reported that Ivermectin had obliterated 97 percent of Covid infections in India’s capitol territory, Delhi (pop. 30 million). The chart below shows that Delhi was experiencing more than 20,000 new cases daily in early May. By the end […]

House Republicans Request Gov’t Watchdog Investigate Foreign Investments In American Farmland

By The Daily Caller More than 100 House Republicans are asking a government watchdog to probe foreign investments in U.S. farmland, including those by China, which they say may present national and food security concerns. Led by Reps. Glenn Thompson of Pennsylvania and James Comer of Kentucky, the lawmakers on Saturday called on the Government Accountability […]

Poll: Only 15% of Arizonans Feel Better Off Under Democrat Rule

By Wendell Husebø Only 15 percent of Arizonans say they have been better off since President Joe Biden assumed the White House and Democrats took control of Congress, a Suffolk University/Arizona Republic poll found Friday. Forty-eight percent of likely Arizona voters feel worse off since Democrats regained control of Washington, DC. Concerning the state’s economic condition, which […]

Is The Fed Trying To Inflate Away US Debt?

By Peter C. Earle Inflation has risen for nearly two years now. The Consumer Price Index drifted from 2 to over 4 percent in April 2021. In May 2021 it hit 5 percent, in October 2021 it surpassed 6 percent, and in December 2021 it crossed the 7 percent level. From Feb 2022 through May […]

21 Attorneys General Want U.S. Supreme Court to Uphold Immigration Law

By Tom Joyce Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich is leading a group of 21 attorneys general in an amicus brief regarding federal immigration law. The attorneys general are asking the Supreme Court of the United States to uphold a federal statute to enforce federal immigration law in United States v. Hansen.   “In the middle of this man-made […]

Borrower Sues to Stop Biden’s Unfair, Illegal Student Loan Bailout

By Adam Kissel Probably the most common legal argument against the Biden administration’s student loan bailout plan is that the federal Department of Education simply doesn’t have the authority to accomplish it. That’s a core argument in a new lawsuit filed by the Pacific Legal Foundation on behalf of an employee whose student debt is affected by […]

Free Enterprise Club Announces Its Ballot Measure Endorsements for the November 2022 Election

By Arizona Free Enterprise Club This November, Arizonans will decide on 10 ballot measures. The Arizona Free Enterprise Club is endorsing four of these measures: Propositions 128, 129, 132, and 309. Each of these are necessary and critical to make common sense election integrity reforms and protect Arizonans from the influence of out-of-state special interests […]

Gays Against Groomers Get Financially Deplatformed

By Rod Dreher This is how soft totalitarianism works: no gulags, no jail time, just being excluded from the marketplace. We are rapidly approaching the point where one may not buy or sell without permission of the Regime. This is also how soft totalitarianism works: the “Regime” is not the State alone, as in the […]

ESG Financial “Leaders” Live In La-La Land

By Mandy Gunasekara This week, I virtually attended “The ESG Leadership Forum 2022” co-hosted by the Wall Street Journal Trust and Nasdaq. Panel discussions covered everything from accelerating the energy transition to how to model climate risks into climate strategy to getting to net-zero with tips on how to “actually deliver” on ESG promises. Speakers […]

Proof Gmail Is Censoring Your Inbox

By MERCOLA Take Control of Your Health Google isn’t just censoring information via its search engine – while about 50% of our subscribers are using Gmail accounts, the delivery rate is HALF of email providers like this one. STORY AT-A-GLANCE Many understand that Google is filtering and massively censoring information through its search engine, but […]

The On-Going Plot to Reduce Global Population

By J.W. Bryan According to Kelleigh Nelson’s News with Views article of March 22, 2022, “The Homicidal Killing Fields of America’s Medical System,” her extensive research  confirms that what we are currently experiencing has been in the planning stage for at least two decades. Its purpose was to establish a crisis, through fear, by which […]

Constitutional Crisis: Biden’s Student Loan Handout Could Cost $400 Billion, Congressional Budget Office Reports

By The Geller Report UPDATE: ‘FLAGRANTLY ILLEGAL’: Lawsuit Filed to Stop Biden’s Student Debt Cancellation As Americans drown in Democrat incurred debt, they are ramping up more trillion dollar debt. President Biden’s move to cancel up to $10,000 in student loans for privileged borrowers (at the expense of the working class) — and up to $20,000 […]

2022 Now The Worst Year in the History of U.S. Stock Market

By The Geller Report Stock futures are falling. On Friday, U.S. stocks ended in the red, with the Dow Industrials closing down 1.6% and all major indexes posting weekly losses. On Monday, the British pound hit its lowest-ever level against the U.S. dollar and was sharply lower against the euro. Yields on benchmark U.K. bonds have jumped to fresh multiyear highs. […]

To Our Conservative and Moderate Friends

By Kim Miller Are you considering voting for a Democrat, or not voting for a Republican because you think they’re crazy? If you’re someone who votes according to the “candidate I like,” rather than the political party, consider what RESULTS your vote will bring to America, Arizona, and your family. A candidate’s likability and respectfulness […]

A Brave New Financial World

By James Hartley The nation likely will drift into a situation in which its central bank will be expanding its regulatory and safety-net coverage, vainly trying to protect everything in the interest of protecting ‘banks.’ The tremendous power it will come to wield not only will be harmful to the structure of the financial system […]

This Inflation Will Be Tough to Get under Control

By Wolf Richter It’s like a dam broke. And now higher interest rates and mortgage rates for much longer, with lower asset prices, as the Everything Bubble gets repriced. So now the media suddenly focuses on this big problem I’ve been screaming about for many months: Inflation has shifted from energy and from goods tangled […]

There Is No Such Thing As Student Debt Cancellation

By Nicolas Cachanosky President Biden finally announced his promised student debt relief program. The government will forgive up to $20,000 of student debt for Pell Grant recipients, and up to $10,000 for others with an annual income below $125,000 ($250,000 if married). On top of this, he is extending the grace period on student loan repayment until […]

Overturn Wickard v. Filburn

By Frank DeVito We should be able to grow wheat, chop trees, and raise chickens without congressional oversight. After Roe v. Wade, the constitutional case that bothered me most during my first year of law school was probably Wickard v. Filburn. The case is disturbing both for its blatant distortion of the Commerce Clause and […]

Economic Freedom Plummets in the U.S. During Biden Rule, New Ranking Shows

By The Geller Report Economic freedom in the U.S. drops to its lowest point in four decades. The Democrats hate you and wish to destroy every good thing, every joy this fine country had to offer. The daily social fabric of our lives is disintegrating at whiplash-inducing speed. Get out and vote in November. We […]

Can National Conservatism Threaten the Regime?

By Tho Bishop Editors’ Note: We offer again, an article that speaks to the reformation of Conservatism. It needs a reformation because it has not been successful at stopping the Left any more than traditional American Liberals, and Libertarians, have stopped the Left. While occasionally successful at the polls such as with the election of […]

China’s Hidden Debt Crisis

By Milton Ezrati Editors’ Note: It is estimated that 70% of the household worth of the Chinese people is invested in the property market. This market is largely run by the government, the Communist Party, and its state-owned banks. We have covered this ongoing story for some time but indications are the situation is getting […]

DeSantis Takes Action To Limit Chinese Communist Party’s Land Buyouts: ‘How Is That In Our National Interest?’

By The Daily Caller Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis proposed legislation Thursday prohibiting the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) from continuing its “nefarious” policy of land buyouts near U.S military bases in the state. The measure limits companies affiliated with China and other countries of concern, including Russia, Iran and North Korea, from purchasing sensitive land around the 21 U.S. […]

Fearing Fed, Stocks Tumble And Major Investor Slashes Expectations

By The Daily Caller All three major U.S. stock indices fell Friday morning as investors worried that the Federal Reserve’s ongoing campaign of aggressive interest rate hikes would weaken the economy. With Friday poised to be the fourth day in a row of slumping stocks, the Dow Jones Industrial average fell by 1.36%, the S&P […]

The Stock Market Officially Collapses Into Bear Market Territory

By The Daily Caller The stock market closed out a week of intense losses with the Dow Jones falling more than 750 points Friday, entering bear market territory amid a wave of investor fears. At time of writing, the index had, at its lowest point, fallen more than 2.7% during the day to around 29,300 points, with […]

GOPUSA: McCarthy, House Republicans Highlight Economy, Education In New ‘Commitment To America’ Plan

By Dr. Rich Swier  GOPUSA — Multiple Sources | Sep 23, 2022 House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy came out swinging in his speech, accusing Democratic lawmakers of ignoring rising crime, decrying restrictions on parental rights, and promising to repeal the recent expansion to the Internal Revenue Service. The agenda includes a slate of general policy recommendations […]

China Swamp: Where Personal Corruption Breeds National Security Threats

By The Daily Skirmish – Liberato.US The Hunter Biden laptop is the gift that keeps on giving.  Memos on the laptop show the Biden family was involved in 21 deals in 2017 and 2018 to sell U.S. natural gas facilities and other energy assets to communist China.  The ultimate goal was to give China ownership in all […]

Another ‘Open Letter’ Warning to Americans

By Judicial Watch We now have another “Open Letter” – claiming America is “an exceptionally challenging civil-military environment” — signed by 8 former U.S. defense secretaries and 5 former chairmen of the joint chiefs of staff. The letter is published by “War on the Rocks” a website advertising itself as “National Security. For insiders. By […]

How the Fed Helped Create Another Calamity: The Ongoing Emerging Market Debt Crisis

By Joseph Solis -Mullen Editors Note: Many critics of the FED are keen on showing how badly they calculated “transitory inflation.” After ballooning the money supply by almost 20%, they seemed surprised. Certainly, the FED deserves a scolding. But probably more important is the FED quit being independent and decided to facilitate the wild spending […]

The Left Is Not Like Us

By Kenin M. Spivak Progressives do not want the same things as most Americans. My colleague at the National Association of Scholars, David Acevedo, recently explained that the academic left does not apply “double standards,” because they don’t share the standards they flout. Rather, he writes, their “behavior is perfectly consistent with its true standard: gain […]

America’s Broken Policies Put Our Energy and Environmental Futures at Risk

By David Holt To hear the current administration tell it, the energy crisis is over because gasoline prices have come off near-record highs. They tell us that there is no “there” there when it comes to the fact that America’s energy policy is thoroughly broken and headed down a path that is already risking our […]