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As Top Historians Ring Alarm Bells About NYT’s 1619 Project, Defiant Public Schools Refuse To Answer Questions

As Top Historians Ring Alarm Bells About NYT’s 1619 Project, Defiant Public Schools Refuse To Answer Questions

SHELBY TALCOTT MEDIA REPORTER . “On August 19 of last year I listened in stunned silence as Nikole Hannah-Jones, a reporter for the New York Times, repeated an idea that I had vigorously argued against,” reads the first sentence of Friday’s essay by Leslie Harris, a history professor at Northwestern University. Harris is just the latest in a string […]

POLITICS | Pete Buttigieg Drops Out Of Presidential Race

POLITICS | Pete Buttigieg Drops Out Of Presidential Race

SHELBY TALCOTT MEDIA REPORTER . Former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race Sunday, according to numerous reports. The decision comes following a poor showing in South Carolina’s primary Saturday. The former mayor earned just 2% of black votes, early polling indicated according to the New York Times. “Pete Buttigieg to announce […]

Teenage Girls Are Fighting For Their Sport In Transgender Lawsuit

Teenage Girls Are Fighting For Their Sport In Transgender Lawsuit

By Shelby Talcott |MEDIA REPORTER    Teenage track stars Alanna Smith and Selina Soule opened up to the Daily Caller about a Connecticut lawsuit they are a part of aimed at preventing transgender athletes from competing in their sport. Smith is one of three teenagers who filed the lawsuit, and she said she’s hoping to make […]

POLITICS | ‘So God Made A Farmer’: VP Pence Shares Video Coming Directly At Bloomberg

POLITICS | ‘So God Made A Farmer’: VP Pence Shares Video Coming Directly At Bloomberg

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor   Vice President Mike Pence shared a video on Twitter Monday about farmers that appeared to take direct aim at 2020 Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg, who belittled the profession in 2016. Bloomberg told a room full of people at a 2016 business forum that he “can teach anybody … to be a farmer.” After […]

Nascar Crowd Erupts Into ‘Four More Years’ Chant As Trump Introduced At Daytona 500

Nascar Crowd Erupts Into ‘Four More Years’ Chant As Trump Introduced At Daytona 500

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor   The Nascar crowd erupted into chants of “four more years” and “USA” as President Donald Trump was introduced at the Daytona International Speedway Sunday. Trump, alongside First Lady Melania Trump, exited the “beast” limousine after taking a lap around the track before the Daytona 500. The crowd welcomed the president with the chants as […]

176 People Reportedly Dead From Plane Crash In Iran, Country Refusing To Give Black Box To Boeing

176 People Reportedly Dead From Plane Crash In Iran, Country Refusing To Give Black Box To Boeing

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor   A Boeing 737 plane taking off from Iran and heading towards Ukraine crashed near Tehran minutes after taking off, killing everyone on board Wednesday morning. A total of 167 passengers and nine crew members died as a result of the crash. Iran recovered the plane’s black box and is reportedly […]

US Base In Iraq Latest To Be Attacked, Reportedly Retaliation For Soleimani Death

US Base In Iraq Latest To Be Attacked, Reportedly Retaliation For Soleimani Death

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor The Iraqi and United States Armed Forces’ Al-Asad air base in Iraq is under missile attack from Iran, according to multiple reports. Jennifer Griffin, the national security correspondent for Fox News, tweeted Tuesday that a “senior US military source in Iraq” confirmed the attack. Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said they […]

American Troops In Syria Receive Christmas Gifts Thanks To ‘Operation Holiday Express’

American Troops In Syria Receive Christmas Gifts Thanks To ‘Operation Holiday Express’

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor   Hundreds of American troops in Syria received Christmas gifts because of “Operation Holiday Express,” an effort spearheaded by U.S.-led coalition forces in Iraq. The presents were delivered with a CH-47 Chinook helicopter and coalition forces wore Santa Claus hats as they delivered presents to American troops, according to the Associated Press. Soldiers […]

Historians Rip Into The New York Times After It Refuses To Address Requests For Corrections To The ‘1619 Project’

Historians Rip Into The New York Times After It Refuses To Address Requests For Corrections To The ‘1619 Project’

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor   The NYT published an editor’s response Thursday alongside a letter from five historians expressing concern over the controversial “1619 Project.” The historians requested that the NYT issue substantial corrections to the project, and the publication declined to do so. Some of the historians responded to the NYT’s refusal to issue […]

Trump Founds First New Military Service In 70 Years With Space Force

Trump Founds First New Military Service In 70 Years With Space Force

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor   President Donald Trump officially founded Space Force on Friday, part of a $1.4 trillion national security bill he signed into law. Trump signed the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act Friday, which will provide money for various top national security priorities. Included in the bill is Space Force, a directive Trump first […]

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