The Department of Veterans Affairs remains embroiled in a scandal that resulted in the deaths of at least 40 veterans assigned to its medical facilities.... Read More The post 6 Outrageous Times VA Employees Did Wrong and Still Got Paid by You appeared first on Daily Signal.
President Obama calls the Ebola virus a “serious disease.” The World Health Organization classifies the outbreak an “international health emergency.” Below are the facts, tracking... Read More The post From Africa to the US: Ebola in One Timeline appeared first on Daily Signal.
Gunshots rang out at multiple locations across Ottawa this morning, including at the War Memorial and in the Parliament buildings. Much is unknown at the... Read More The post Attack in Ottawa: Facts Remain Scarce But Reality of Security Threat Remains appeared first on Daily Signal.
Earlier this week an Islamic State sympathizer known to authorities as a suspected radical ran down two Canadian soldiers in a Quebec parking lot, killing one of them before being shot dead himself. Writing at the Intercept, Glenn Greenwald opted to attack not the murderer, who, according to Canadian police, patiently waited two hours for the ideal moment to […]
Republican candidate Bruce Rauner has given more than $20 million to his own campaign to unseat incumbent Governor Pat Quinn (D., Ill.), according to the Chicago Sun-Times. Rauner’s contributions to his own campaign reportedly dwarf Mitt Romney’s self-funding of his 2012 presidential campaign. As a wealthy venture capitalist whose net worth counts in the hun […]
A New Jersey high school has been exonerated of any racist intent after its football team used a banana to plug a hole in the door between its locker room and that of a majority-black visiting team. But, this being America in the 21st century, the school is being punished nevertheless. The story goes back to last year. Before one game, the Summit High School […]
Can Democratic Congressional candidates squirm from under the burden of Obama? Crowds used to hang on his every word, now they hang up before he’s done, as Stephen Green, Scott Ott, and Bill Whittle note in latest edition of PJTV’s Trifecta. PJTV subscribers, click here to watch. An embeddable version is also available on YouTube. […]
Two days ago I wrote a piece on the anxiety of Americans in which I mentioned they are less trusting of our pubic institutions. Today in a story in the New York Times, written by the outstanding reporter Peter Baker, we’re told this: Polling by Gallup shows that since June 2009, in the heyday of […]
One of the more amusing things to observe as we get closer to the midterm elections is the great push-and-pull that’s going on between Democratic candidates and the president. A nearly endless number of Democrats are distancing themselves from Mr. Obama, including those who have voted with him 99 percent of the time. Perhaps the […]
A recurring obstacle to peace in the Middle East is the West’s refusal to grant Palestinians agency. The desire to blame Israel or “the occupation” (a term which itself has begun colonizing Israeli land to the point of meaninglessness) for every Palestinian crime treats the Palestinians as if they have no self-control and are incapable […]