Archive for September 2nd, 2021

High court divides 5-4 to leave Texas abortion law in place

on September 2, 2021, 9:02 AM / in National News

By JESSICA GRESKO WASHINGTON (AP) — A deeply divided Supreme Court is allowing a Texas law that bans most abortions to remain in force, for now stripping most women of the right to an abortion in the nation’s second-largest state. The court voted 5-4 to deny an emergency appeal from abortion providers and others that sought to block enforcement of the law […]

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Flash flooding causes mayhem on NYC streets and subways

Flash flooding causes mayhem on NYC streets and subways

on September 2, 2021, 8:51 AM / in State News

The New York subway stations were submerged in water on Wednesday night, as flash flooding turned platforms and stairwells into waterfalls as the century-old system ground to a halt.   The remains of Hurricane Ida left a path of destruction in New Jersey, tearing homes to pieces. The storm swept through NYC, flooding apartments and turning streets into rivers from […]

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Home Building and the Money Illusion

on September 2, 2021, 8:44 AM / in Opinion

The July construction spending figures looked promising at first glance. Total construction spending was up by three-tenths of a percentage point, beating expectations for a two-tenths gain. The figure for the previous month was revised up as well. Both public and private sector spending climbed. New single-family home construction spending rose 0.5 percent, and even nonresidential spending–which has been badly […]

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Colorado officers, paramedics charged in 2019 death of Elijah McClain

Colorado officers, paramedics charged in 2019 death of Elijah McClain

on September 2, 2021, 8:23 AM / in State News

BY OLAFIMIHAN OSHIN | THE HILL Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser (D) announced Wednesday that three police officers and two paramedics have been charged in the 2019 death of Elijah McClain, a 23-year-old Black man. McClain was killed in August 2019 after he was stopped by police officers and injected with ketamine. All five defendants face one count of manslaughter and one count […]

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The Afghanistan Disaster — Trump or Biden?

The Afghanistan Disaster — Trump or Biden?

on September 2, 2021, 8:18 AM / in Opinion

The leftist blame-Trump spin is an outright lie. “The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave.” —Patrick Henry (1775) In the wake of our nation’s disgraceful and disastrous retreat from Afghanistan (AFG), which I detailed yesterday in “The War Is NOT Over,” there is a lot of deliberate obfuscation about […]

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If you don’t Think Green Government is not making a move in Tennessee, you are sadly mistaken

on September 2, 2021, 8:15 AM / in State News

Zero Waste Day By: Kelsey Davis Did you know that Americans make up only 4% of the world’s population, yet we generate nearly 40% of the world’s total waste? Tennesseans generate approximately 6.6 pounds of waste per person per day, which is higher than the national average of 4.4 pounds per day, and nearly triple the global average of 2.6 […]

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Social Media Should Practice What It Preaches

Social Media Should Practice What It Preaches

on September 2, 2021, 8:12 AM / in Opinion

H/T National Center for Public Policy Twitter has banned Donald Trump, but continues to allow the Taliban to use its social media platform to communicate with the world. “The mind reels,” responds Scott Shepard, director of the National Center’s Free Enterprise Project, in a Townhall commentary. Big Tech giants Twitter and Facebook say they are happy to banish violence from their services, but […]

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Biden Speaks

Biden Speaks

on September 2, 2021, 7:51 AM / in Opinion

President Biden said on Wednesday the Texas law that went into effect overnight banning abortions at six weeks “blatantly violates the constitutional right established under Roe v. Wade,” adding that it will “significantly” impair  women’s access to health care. “Today, Texas law SB8 went into effect. This extreme Texas law blatantly violates the constitutional right established under Roe v. Wade […]

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Texas’s new abortion law lets citizens self-police

on September 2, 2021, 7:38 AM / in National News, State News

H/T The Hill Texas’s law banning virtually all abortions after the six-week mark went into effect at midnight, after the Supreme Court did not step in to block it. https://bit.ly/3yBoEvh If you’re surprised the Supreme Court didn’t weigh in before it took effect: Those who supported and opposed this law were also surprised. More from The Washington Post: https://wapo.st/38udde7 When I say ‘virtually,’ […]

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Biden Defends the ‘Extraordinary Success’ of His Afghanistan Disaster

Biden Defends the ‘Extraordinary Success’ of His Afghanistan Disaster

on September 2, 2021, 7:27 AM / in Opinion

Everything that went wrong can be blamed on Trump and the Afghans, he explained. by  NATE JACKSON  |  Patriot Post Upon the last American soldier leaving Afghanistan after nearly 20 years, the commander-in-chief gave a speech in which he took credit for what he called “the right decision, a wise decision, and the best decision for America,” all while he also blamed […]

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CDC Director Walensky Tells Unvaccinated People: Don’t Travel Over Labor Day Weekend

CDC Director Walensky Tells Unvaccinated People: Don’t Travel Over Labor Day Weekend

on September 2, 2021, 7:22 AM / in National News

BY JACK PHILLIPS |  EPOCH TIMES The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended that people who are not vaccinated against COVID-19 should not travel over the forthcoming Labor Day weekend. “Given where we are with disease transmission right now, we would say that people need to take these risks into their own consideration as they think about traveling,” […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Army Displaces Soldiers To Facilities WITHOUT A/C At Ft. McCoy, WI To House Up To 2-3,000 Afghans Brought In By Biden

on September 2, 2021, 7:20 AM / in State News

WRITTEN BY: TIM BROWN As in the days of the usurper, Barack Hussein Obama Soetoro Sobarkah, the same thing is happening today under the illegitimate criminal in the People’s White House, China Joe Biden.  More foreigners are being flown into cities in the united States at taxpayer expense and now we have images that show they are kicking US soldiers out […]

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Biden Voters Banned from Florida Restaurant

on September 2, 2021, 7:17 AM / in State News

We keep hearing that the BLOOD is on Bidens hands.  I say the *blood* in on every hand that placed Biden in office – that means voters and those in the DEMONCRAT PARTY that support his actions.  They are all SERVANTS OF SATAN. Jackie Juntti idzrus@earthlink.net   https://flagandcross.com/biden-voters-banned-from-florida-restaurant/   Biden Voters Banned from Florida Restaurant This belies the bitter divide […]

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Previously Deported Illegal Alien Accused of Killing 3-Year-Old Girl Riding Her Tricycle

Previously Deported Illegal Alien Accused of Killing 3-Year-Old Girl Riding Her Tricycle

on September 2, 2021, 7:14 AM / in State News

by JOHN BINDER  A previously deported illegal alien has been accused of hitting and killing a 3-year-old girl while she was riding her tricycle in Henderson County, North Carolina, Breitbart News has learned. Aaron Santiso, a 30-year-old illegal alien from Mexico, has been arrested and charged with felony hit and run with injury or death, felony death by vehicle, and driving […]

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Items of Interest Today September 2, 2021

Items of Interest Today September 2, 2021

on September 2, 2021, 7:07 AM / in State News

By allowing the midnight deadline for Texas’ Heartbeat Act to pass without taking action against it, the Supreme Court has granted an enormously important win for pro-life advocates in America. Under the law, which became effective at midnight, no Texas physician may now “knowingly perform or induce an abortion on a pregnant woman if the physician detected a fetal heartbeat […]

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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month!

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month!

on September 2, 2021, 7:01 AM / in Announcements

  September was proclaimed National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to bring awareness to pediatric cancer, which remains the leading cause of death by disease for children under the age of 14. For almost 60 years, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has been on the frontlines of research, care and treatment of childhood cancer. Treatments invented here have helped push the overall childhood cancer survival rate […]

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The 117th Session Congressional Voting Record

on September 2, 2021, 6:54 AM / in National News

Every member of Congress has taken an oath to uphold the Constitution of the United States. Yet much of what the federal government does — from foreign aid to ObamaCare, marriage, abortion, etc. — falls outside the specified powers of the Constitution. You might ask how can this be, particularly when the votes in support of U.S. government overreach run […]

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The Big Story of the Bible

The Big Story of the Bible

on September 2, 2021, 6:15 AM / in Religion

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness. 2 Timothy 3:16 When Colin opened the box of stained-glass pieces he’d purchased, instead of finding the fragments he’d ordered for a project, he discovered intact, whole windows. He sleuthed out the windows’ origin and learned they’d been removed from a church to protect them […]

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This Day in History September 2nd

This Day in History September 2nd

on September 2, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

September 2 is the 245th day of the year (246th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 120 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Acepsimas of Hnaita and companions (Syriac Orthodox Church) Agricola of Avignon Antoninus of Pamiers Brocard Castor of Apt Diomedes Eleazar Hieu Ingrid of Sweden Justus of Lyon Margaret of Louvain […]

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