Archive for January 19th, 2021

Democrats Imposing Measures on Citizens They Condemn for ‘Undocumented’ Foreigners

Democrats Imposing Measures on Citizens They Condemn for ‘Undocumented’ Foreigners

on January 19, 2021, 6:51 AM / in National News

“Following the January 6 insurrection, a seven-foot, non-scalable fence was added around the Capitol Hill complex,” Business Insider reveals in a Sunday article on “ramped up” security for the Biden inauguration. “Barbed wire sits atop the fence, providing an additional barrier to entry to the grounds.” “This morning while in that half-awake /half-asleep state, out of nowhere I thought ‘Green Zones,’” WarOnGuns Correspondent […]

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International travel bans cost farmers $38million as fruit and vegetables are left to rot in fields across Australia due to fruit picker shortage

International travel bans cost farmers $38million as fruit and vegetables are left to rot in fields across Australia due to fruit picker shortage

on January 19, 2021, 6:41 AM / in International News

By AUSTRALIAN ASSOCIATED PRESS | Mail Online Fruit and vegetable crop losses across the country as a result of labour shortages continued to mount over the festive season and now top $38 million. A national lost crop register was launched in mid-December to capture the cost to industry and the economy from a lack of seasonal workers available to harvest fresh […]

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Dems’ effort to require face coverings punted in House

on January 19, 2021, 6:37 AM / in State News

By Erik Schelzig | TNJ Democrats’ efforts to amend House rules to require masks be worn in committees and on the floor have been put off by the chamber’s Republican supermajority. Rep. G.A. Hardaway (D-Memphis) made the motion on Friday, a day after House members had approved their rules for the 112th General Assembly. Speaker Pro Tem Pat Marsh (R-Shelbyville), who […]

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China’s COVID outbreak worst since March 2020

on January 19, 2021, 6:29 AM / in International News

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – China is battling the worst outbreak of COVID-19 since March 2020, with one province posting a record daily rise in cases, as an independent panel reviewing the global pandemic said China could have done more to curb the initial outbreak. State-backed tabloid the Global Times on Tuesday defended China’s early handling of COVID-19, saying no country had […]

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Dozens arrested in NYC as cops, protesters clash outside City Hall Park

Dozens arrested in NYC as cops, protesters clash outside City Hall Park

on January 19, 2021, 6:28 AM / in State News

THE NEW YORK POST Police and Black Lives Matter protesters clashed outside City Hall Park on Monday night, resulting in dozens of arrests and several injured officers, authorities said. The confrontation began at about 8:30 p.m. after hundreds of protesters that originally met outside the  Barclays Center marched across the Brooklyn Bridge in a demonstration honoring Martin Luther King Jr., according […]

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Trump’s 1776 Commission Calls for National Unity Around America’s Founding Values

on January 19, 2021, 6:24 AM / in National News

BY GQ PAN  |  EPOCH TIMES President Donald Trump’s advisory 1776 Commission on Monday released a public report, fulfilling its task to revisit the nation’s founding history in an effort to reunite the Americans around its founders’ principles. Americans today are “deeply divided” about the meaning of their country, its history, and how it should be governed, according to the commission, which […]

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Biden, Harris on brink of inauguration for the history books

on January 19, 2021, 6:16 AM / in National News

By Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver The world’s most prominently troubled democracy has choreographed a flag-waving, high-alert transfer of power this week featuring a Democrat who won the White House on his third try and who wants to be a uniter, and the twice-impeached Republican president who, even during a deadly pandemic, chose to be a divider. As The Hill’s […]

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The Unwelcome Return of the Real Purveyors of Violence

The Unwelcome Return of the Real Purveyors of Violence

on January 19, 2021, 6:07 AM / in Opinion

By Ron Paul, MD | Ron Paul Institute With the mainstream media still obsessing about the January 6th “violent coup attempt” at the US Capitol Building, the incoming Biden Administration looks to be chock full of actual purveyors of violent coups. Don’t look to the mainstream media to report on this, however. Some of the same politicians and bureaucrats denouncing the ridiculous […]

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One Final Full Day

on January 19, 2021, 6:05 AM / in Opinion

Erick-Woods Erickson In June of 2015, I wrote a piece at RedState entitled “Why Trump Matters.” I did not think he would win, but I wrote this: There is also a reality about Donald Trump’s candidacy that you should also not underestimate. People hate Washington, they hate politicians, and they are perfectly happy to champion a candidate who tells politicians […]

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Unbreakable Faith

on January 19, 2021, 6:02 AM / in Religion

After doctors diagnosed their first-born son with autism, Diane Dokko Kim and her husband grieved facing a lifetime of caring for a cognitively disabled child. In her book Unbroken Faith, she admits to struggling with adjusting their dreams and expectations for their beloved son’s future. Yet through this painful process, they learned that God can handle their anger, doubts, and […]

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Companions

Companions

on January 19, 2021, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I am a companion of all who fear You. —Psalm 119:63 Two men were neighbors—one had opened his heart to Christ and the other had not. The believer witnessed often; the other ignored him. One day the Christian answered a knock at his door and his neighbor stood before him with a big smile. “I finally did what you said. […]

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More Censorship: CNN Calls on Cable Companies to Ban OAN & Newsmax

More Censorship: CNN Calls on Cable Companies to Ban OAN & Newsmax

on January 19, 2021, 6:00 AM / in National News

Original Article The socialist technocrats are moving onto their next logical targets. Speaking on CNN, liberal Alex Stamos told host Brian Stelter that television providers must cut off access to the outlets One America News (OAN) and Newsmax, which are considered by right-of-center audiences to be more truthful than mainstream media companies. “We are going to have to figure out […]

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January 19th in History

January 19th in History

on January 19, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

January 19 is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 346 days remaining until the end of the year (347 in leap years). Holidays Birthday of Edgar Allan Poe (commemorated by the Poe Toaster at his grave in Baltimore) Christian Feast Day: Henry of Uppsala Maris, Martha, Abachum and Audifax Mark of Ephesus Pontianus of […]

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Robert E. Lee

Robert E. Lee

on January 19, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

Original Post by Mark Alexander Today we take a moment to remember the birth anniversary of Robert E. Lee (1807-1870), one of the greatest military commanders in American history. He was also a great man of faith who gave his all for the cause of liberty and states’ rights. There were many honorable men of the Confederate States of America, […]

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Trump moves to lift coronavirus travel restrictions on Europe, Brazil

on January 19, 2021, 5:00 AM / in National News

President Trump on Monday moved to lift restrictions imposed on travelers to the U.S. from much of Europe and Brazil that were implemented last year to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, though the action is expected to be stopped by the incoming Biden administration. Trump issued an executive order terminating the travel restrictions on the United Kingdom, Ireland, Brazil […]

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Senate majority offers Biden new avenues on Trump environmental rollbacks

on January 19, 2021, 5:00 AM / in National News

BY Rebecca Beitsch The incoming Senate Democratic majority opens new avenues for the incoming Biden administration to reverse a host of last-minute environmental rollbacks by President Trump. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and other agencies have finalized numerous rules in the last several months of Trump’s presidency, but Democrats can now consider going the legislative route to essentially rollback the rollbacks, […]

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Former NYC firefighter Thomas Fee facing arrest in Capitol riot

Former NYC firefighter Thomas Fee facing arrest in Capitol riot

on January 19, 2021, 5:00 AM / in News

By Rebecca Rosenberg, Susan Edelman, Craig McCarthy and Bruce Golding | New York Post A former New York City firefighter with a history of racist accusations against him is being hunted by the feds in the Jan. 6 storming of the US Capitol — where he claimed to be “at the tip of the spear,” authorities said Monday. Thomas Fee, 53, of Freeport, Long Island, texted an acquaintance a photo […]

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Trump Signs Order Expanding Federal Prosecutors’ Ability to Carry a Concealed Firearm

on January 19, 2021, 5:00 AM / in National News

BY JANITA KAN | EPOCH TIMES President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order aimed at enhancing protections for federal judges, prosecutors, and law enforcement officers. His order directs the federal government to make it easier for law enforcement officers and federal prosecutors to carry a concealed firearm, and urges Congress to pass legislation to extend the right to carry a concealed […]

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