Student Loan Forgiveness Could be Around the Corner. Here’s What You Can Do While You Wait.

Earlier this month, President Joe Biden said that he was in the process of considering whether to forgive student debt, and that he’d have an answer in the next couple of weeks. Continue reading “Student Loan Forgiveness Could be Around the Corner. Here’s What You Can Do While You Wait.”

Biden Says U.S. Will Use Military Force to Defend Taiwan if China Attacks

U.S. President Joe Biden attends a joint news conference with Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishid (not pictured) after their bilateral meeting at Akasaka Palace in Tokyo, Japan, May 23, 2022. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

President Biden indicated on Monday that he would use military force to defend Taiwan if it were ever attacked by China, dispensing with the “strategic ambiguity” traditionally favored by American presidents in outlining what the United States would do in such a volatile scenario. Continue reading “Biden Says U.S. Will Use Military Force to Defend Taiwan if China Attacks”

Black Lives Matter Foundation Gave $200,000 to Chicago-Based Nonprofit Whose Executive Director Called Police Officers ‘Pig’

Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors under fire for using donations to purchase $6 million dollar mansion (Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Viacom)

The Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation donated $200,000 during its 2021 fiscal year to a Chicago-based nonprofit whose executive director has repeatedly called cops “pigs.” Continue reading “Black Lives Matter Foundation Gave $200,000 to Chicago-Based Nonprofit Whose Executive Director Called Police Officers ‘Pig’”

JIF Peanut Butter Products Recalled Due to Outbreak of Salmonella Infections After 14 People Fall Ill

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are investigating an outbreak of salmonella infections that is possibly linked to Jif peanut butter products. Continue reading “JIF Peanut Butter Products Recalled Due to Outbreak of Salmonella Infections After 14 People Fall Ill”

Plane Carrying Over 75,000 Pounds of Imported Baby Formula Lands in the U.S.

A shipment of infant formula arrives via plane in Indianapolis, May 22, 2022. / AP

The first batch of imported baby formula under “Operation Fly Formula” arrived in the United States on Sunday as the Biden administration tries to alleviate the nationwide baby formula shortage. Continue reading “Plane Carrying Over 75,000 Pounds of Imported Baby Formula Lands in the U.S.”

Facebook Removes Sen. Marsha Blackburn’s Post Saying ‘Biological Men Have No Place in Women’s Sports’

The post, which was shared to Blackburn’s personal Facebook page that has nearly 150,000 followers, was removed, according to Facebook. / @marshablackburn

Social media giant Facebook has censored a post shared by Sen. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., after she spoke out against biological males competing in women’s sports. Continue reading “Facebook Removes Sen. Marsha Blackburn’s Post Saying ‘Biological Men Have No Place in Women’s Sports’”

Teacher at Prestigious Michigan School Suspended for Comparing Former President Barack Obama to Monkeys

A teacher in Michigan was suspended for handing out a worksheet comparing former President Barack Obama to a monkey. / AP

A prestigious Detroit-area school that passed an “anti-racism resolution” in 2021 suspended one of its teachers after she passed out a worksheet to students comparing former President Barack Obama to monkeys. Continue reading “Teacher at Prestigious Michigan School Suspended for Comparing Former President Barack Obama to Monkeys”

California Substitute Teacher Arrested for Molesting Four Elementary School Students in Classroom

Peter Morales was arrested for allegedly molesting four female students in a classroom. / Santa Ana Police Department

A substitute teacher for a Southern California elementary school was arrested on suspicion he molested four female students in a classroom, authorities said. Continue reading “California Substitute Teacher Arrested for Molesting Four Elementary School Students in Classroom”