February 5, 2023

Essentials

Report: Democrat Consulting Firm Drops Kyrsten Sinema as Client After Party Change

Authentic, a Democrat digital consulting firm, dropped Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (I-AZ) as a client after she changed her party affiliation to Independent on Friday, according to a person close to the firm, who told Politico. The firm represented Sinema for years, and dropping her as a client ultimately puts her at a disadvantage for 2024, when she is up

CEO of Massive Publisher Penguin Random House Steps Down After Simon & Schuster Merger Fails

NEW YORK (AP) — The CEO of Penguin Random House, the world’s largest trade publisher, is stepping down. Markus Dohle’s decision, effective at the end of the year, comes just weeks after a federal judge blocked the company’s attempt to buy rival Simon & Schuster. “Following the antitrust decision in the U.S. against the merger

Pinkerton: 1989: Fall of the Berlin Wall; 2022: Fall of the Covid Wall

A Crack in the Great Covid Wall of China We can now see that the fight against Covid lockdowns is global. The official liberal narrative—that opposition to lockdowns was just “Ron Death Santis” and cranky ultra-conservatives in red states—has long since been shot to hell. For freedom-loving Americans, it’s heartening to know that people all over

Twitter Files: Leftist Executives Twisted Rules to Blacklist Donald Trump

AFP The fourth part of the “Twitter Files” series was published Saturday night by journalist Michael Shellenberger, outlining how Twitter executives twisted the platform’s rules with the intention of blacklisting former President Donald Trump on January 7, 2020. In a recently published thread, journalist Michael Shellenberger outlined the fourth release of the “Twitter Files” series

‘Die Hard’ Screenwriter Jeb Stuart: It’s ‘Definitely a Christmas Movie’

Dec. 10 (UPI) — Screenwriter Jeb Stuart has confirmed his 1988 action classic, Die Hard, is a Christmas movie, hopefully settling a debate that has divided viewers for decades. “Die Hard is definitely a Christmas movie,” Stuart told UPI with a laugh in a Zoom interview Thursday. “I’m out in L.A. now and I can

Battle for Donbas: Zelensky Says Russians Have ‘Actually Destroyed Bakhmut’

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – Russian forces have “destroyed” the eastern Ukrainian city of Bakhmut, President Volodymyr Zelensky said, while Ukraine’s military on Saturday reported missile, rocket and air strikes in multiple parts of the country that Moscow is trying to conquer after months of resistance. The latest battles of Russia’s 9 1/2 month war in

700 Migrants Cross In Single Group into Texas Border Town

Randy Clark/Breitbart Texas EAGLE PASS, Texas — A single group consisting of more than 700 migrants crossed the Rio Grande into Eagle Pass, Texas, and quickly surrendered to authorities. The group of mostly Cuban migrants entered the United States shortly before dawn on Thursday and were arrested by Border Patrol agents just north of the

Police in Dresden, Germany Say Hostage Situation Following Gunshots Resolved

BERLIN (AP) – German police say they have ended a hostage situation in the eastern city of Dresden, following reports of shots fired Saturday morning. Authorities had urged people to avoid an area in the city centre and ordered Dresden’s Christmas market to remain closed while the operation was underway. Shortly after noon, police announced

EU Parliament Vice President and Four Others Arrested Amid Qatar Corruption Probe

A vice president of the European Parliament and four others were arrested on Friday by Belgian police in connection to a corruption case involving the Islamist government of Qatar. Eva Kaili, a Greek MEP from the socialist party Pasok, is reported to be among five people arrested and questioned by police in Belgium following a series

Twitter Files Reveals Troubling Details of How Company Blacklisted Libs of TikTok

A new installment of the Twitter Files investigation has revealed that the popular Libs of TikTok account was one of the conservative voices targeted by the company’s former censorship queen, Vijaya Gadde, and Trump-hating leftist Yoel Roth, who had the account placed on a “Trends Blacklist.” The new information paints a troubling picture of how Twitter

Poll: Ron DeSantis Leads Donald Trump by 5 Points in Potential Matchup 

Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) leads former President Donald Trump by five points in a potential 2024 Republicans primary matchup, a Yahoo News/YouGov poll found Thursday. If the primary were held today, 47 percent of registered Republican voters would support DeSantis, while 42 percent say they would back Trump. According to YouGov polling, DeSantis has lost 13 points

Iranian-American Man Pleads Guilty to Texas School Bombing Plan

A naturalized U.S. citizen born in Iran planned to blow up a school in Amarillo, Texas, federal authorities revealed this week. At the time of his arrest, the man had several explosive devices and a suicide vest in his possession. This week, 33-year-old Erfan Salmanzadeh went before a U.S. district judge in Texas where he

Woke Lancet Blames Premature Deaths on ‘Racism’ and ‘Xenophobia’

Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP The once-respectable Lancet medical journal has once again taken a deep dive into woke politics, publishing an entire series on “racism, xenophobia, discrimination, and health.” “Racism, xenophobia, and discrimination exist in every modern society causing avoidable disease and premature death among groups who are often already disadvantaged,” the Lancet contends in this

Taking on the Would-be Destroyers of America

Enemies of Freedom wish to see our prosperous nation willingly give up our success to become a failed state.  Think about the enormity and monstrous nature of that goal they set for themselves.  All they had at first were the obvious imperfections of our country to work with, and our enemy commenced from there. Have […]

Keystone Pipeline Shutdown After Leak Detected Near Kansas-Nebraska Border

The Keystone Pipeline was shut down Wednesday night after a leak was detected near the Nebraska-Kansas border. “We have shut down the Keystone Pipeline System and mobilized people and equipment in response to a confirmed release of oil into a creek in Washington County, Kan., approximately 20 miles (32 kilometers) south of Steele City, Neb.,”

Border Patrol Agent Dies on Duty in Texas

A Border Patrol agent died in an all-terrain vehicle accident near McAllen, Texas, Wednesday morning. The agent was tracking a group of suspected migrants away from the border. Raul Ortiz, Chief of the United States Border Patrol, said the agent’s coworkers located the unresponsive body and initiated lifesaving efforts. Please see statement on today’s death

Breitbart News Daily Podcast Ep. 276: Victory over JCPA (for Now), Guests: Sen. Marsha Blackburn, Rep. Greg Steube

Host Alex Marlow begins with a recap of the Georgia U.S. Senate runoff race. He gives his analysis on why Herschel Walker lost and the path forward. Then, Alex discusses the victory (at least for now) over the JCPA media cartel bill. Then, he delves into the latest immigration news, the revelation that Dr. Anthony

After NDAA Defeat, Amy Klobuchar Drops National Security Rationale for Media Cartel Bill JCPA

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), the driving force behind efforts to secure a handout for Democrat media cronies through the Journalism Competition and Preservation Act (JCPA), appears to have abandoned her last-minute pivot to a “national security” argument for the bill after efforts to attach it to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)

TikTok Deal Delayed over National Security Concerns

Negotiations between the U.S. government and China-owned TikTok have been delayed due to national security concerns involving ByteDance, the app’s Chinese parent company, and its access to the private user data of Americans. A potential deal between the Biden administration and TikTok is delayed due to ongoing national security concerns, people familiar with the situation

Herschel Walker Team Touts DeSantis Endorsement as Voters Head to the Polls

Ben Gray/AP Herschel Walker’s team touted a sterling endorsement from Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) on the eve of Election Day, as the governor highlighted the need for “conservative leaders to help restore America.” “Ron DeSantis ENDORSES Herschel Walker,” the Walker team announced alongside a quote from the popular Florida governor. “I’m proud to endorse

FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr Urges DOJ to Investigate Apple, Google over TikTok

FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr is urging the Department of Justice (DOJ) to investigate Apple and TikTok. Carr is a consistent critic of China’s TikTok, calling the app a wolf in “sheep’s clothing.” Carr calling on the DOJ to launch an investigation is his latest move in an attempt to try to get Apple to remove

Breitbart News Daily Podcast Ep. 275: Mitch Keeps JCPA Alive, Fauci Doesn’t ‘Recall,’ DACA Amnesty Next? Guest: Rep. Greg Murphy

Jerome Hudson, filling in for host Alex Marlow, begins today’s podcast with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell caving to Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer by allowing the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to include the highly controversial media cartel bill (aka the JCPA). Then, the New York Times still lying about Hunter Biden’s laptop, calling

Exclusive: 4 Migrants Die in Rollover Crash After Texas Police Chase near Border

Four migrants were killed after being ejected from a vehicle fleeing Texas Department of Public Safety troopers near Brackettville, Texas, Tuesday. A law enforcement source tells Breitbart Texas that the troopers attempted to stop the vehicle on Highway 90, eight miles east of Brackettville. The driver led authorities on a high-speed chase and ultimately lost

North Carolina County Declares State of Emergency over Power Outage Believed to Be Caused by Gunfire

Moore County, North Carolina, is suffering a massive power outrage that authorities believe may have been intentionally caused via gunfire. More than “40,000 [county] residents were powerless on Sunday afternoon after two substations were taken out by gunfire on Saturday night,” FOX News noted. Moore County began to fail around 7 p.m. Saturday and law enforcement

WATCH: Houston Volleyball Player Dives on Table to Save Ball During NCAA Tournament

While the rest of the world is busy making a big deal out of grown men faking injuries on grass fields at the World Cup, it’s high time we give some credit where credit is due. And credit is definitely due to Houston volleyball player Kate Georgiades who sacrificed her body to save a ball

Poll: Near Majority of Republicans Want Less Foreign Aid as Congress Poised to Grant Ukraine $37 Billion

A near majority of Republican voters want to decrease foreign aid as Congress is poised to grant as much as $37 billion in aid to Ukraine. A Morning Consult poll released in late November found that 48 percent of registered Republican voters want to decrease the provisioning of foreign aid. The survey revealed that 48

California Teen Saves Father’s Life When Trapped Beneath Truck: ‘My Son Is My Hero’

A California teen is being lauded after he helped save his father’s life after a truck had fallen right on top of him. Matthew Wilkinson was working on the brakes of his work truck with his 15-year-old son, Dalin, on a late Monday night at their Oakdale home when the rotor became stuck. After the

WATCH: Officers Rescue Boy, Woman from Freezing Pond: ‘They Acted Without Hesitation’

Police in Aurora, Illinois, rescued a nine-year-old boy who fell through the ice on a retention pond at an apartment complex on November 23. When a 911 call came in about a drowning, Officer Andrew Soderlund and his partner immediately responded to the scene, WBBM reported Monday. Once they arrived, the officers ran straight to

‘Rogue Wave’ Kills American Tourist Aboard Antarctic Cruise Ship

A 62-year-old American woman was pronounced dead after a “rogue wave” slammed into a Viking cruise ship en route to Antarctica. The “rogue wave incident” occurred at around 10:40 p.m. Tuesday as the Viking Polaris was sailing to Ushuaia, Argentina–approximately 2,000 miles south of Buenos Aries–before departing for Antarctica next week, Viking said in a statement.

Woods: Dems Have Completely Flipped Their Position on Twitter Now that Musk Owns It

On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” actor James Woods said that back before Elon Musk’s takeover, “when they had the power on Twitter, the Democrats were happy to say, well, it’s a private site.” But have now flipped their views on the nature of the site under Musk’s ownership. Woods

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