October 1, 2022

Lawmakers Pressure Biden Administration on Monkeypox Failure

The Biden administration’s failures to adequately handle the monkeypox epidemic have drawn criticism from lawmakers of various political persuasions. Last week, the World Health Organization (W.H.O.) declared a global emergency over monkeypox, which appears to primarily be affecting men who have sex with men in the United States. On Friday, the Centers for Disease Control…

Fintech Startup Klarna Faces Pressure as Consumers Take Micro-Loans to Pay for Necessities

A Swedish fintech company with a novel premise is facing complications as a wave of consumers taking micro-loans to pay for necessities such as rent and groceries threatens the company’s business model. Klarna Bank AB, the above-mentioned fintech company, has seen a rapid drop in its valuation after a disappointing round of financing drew in…

After Days of Pressure, Kathy Barnette Releases a DD-214

Pennsylvania Senate candidate Kathy Barnette on Saturday released a DD-214 showing the initial months of her active duty Army service, amid scrutiny of her past statements that she served 1src years in the Armed Forces. Barnette posted the DD-214 on Twitter, after nearly a week of questions from reporters trying to vet her record and…

House Armed Services Chair Smith: We Need ‘Maximum Pressure on China’ So They Don’t Bail out Russia

On Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Special Report,” House Armed Services Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) called for “maximum pressure on China” to ensure they do not bail out Russia from the consequences of sanctions. Smith stated, [relevant remarks begin around 3:25] “I don’t think China has a clear sense right now of…

Low Blood Pressure Could Be a Culprit in Dementia, Studies Suggest

Decline in brain function often occurs as people age. People often worry that declining brain function is an inevitable part of growing old and will lead to dementia, but it is not. Many people do not experience age-related cognitive decline. Clinical studies that have followed older individuals over many years have consistently demonstrated that chronically…

Xi Jinping Returns from the Shadows to Pressure Hong Kong into Coronavirus Lockdown

Chinese dictator Xi Jinping, who has been rather quiet on the pandemic front since the supposedly vanquished Wuhan coronavirus began rampaging through Chinese cities again, on Wednesday gave “important instructions” to the nominally autonomous Hong Kong government to get its coronavirus outbreak under control. China’s state-run Global Times naturally portrayed this as grandfatherly Xi giving…

Facing Pressure from Beijing, Taiwan President Pledges to ‘Stride’ Into the World

TAIPEI—Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen thanked democratic nations for their support of the island in her Lunar New Year message on Sunday and pledged to “stride out” into the world, sounding a defiant note in the face of unrelenting pressure from Beijing. China’s ruling Chinese Communist Party…

Swedish migrant crisis II OAN News Aug 15, 2018

Shocking policy by anti-Swedish, leftist agenda. This has to be stopped. The unfortunate citizens of Sweden having to deal with …

COVID-19: Hospitals under pressure

Taiwan President: Our People ‘Will Not Bow to Pressure’ from Communist China

Amid unprecedented aggression from communist China, Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen said the country will not “bow down to pressure” amid calls for “reunification.” During a speech honoring the country’s founding on Sunday, Tsai (pictured) called for “maintaining the status quo” with China. “Our position on cross-strait relations remains the same: neither our goodwill nor our commitments…

Hong Kong ‘Tiananmen Vigil’ Group Disbands Citing Chinese Pressure

A Hong Kong pro-democracy group known for organizing the city’s annual Tiananmen Square vigil disbanded on Saturday, citing political pressure from pro-China forces in Hong Kong’s government, Radio Free Asia (RFA) reported on Monday. The group, officially known as the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China, “voted 41-4 to disband”…

House Democrats Pressure Pelosi to Untie Infrastructure Bills amid Worries Reconciliation Will Exacerbate Inflation 

House Democrats are pressuring House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to hold an immediate vote on the Senate infrastructure bill, untying the bill from the trojan horse reconciliation package amid fears of exacerbating inflation and the national debt. “After years of waiting, the country cannot afford unnecessary delays to finally deliver on a physical infrastructure package,”…

Geraldo Rivera: Cosby, and Maybe Weinstein, Going Free Because #MeToo Pressure Is ‘Not the Way the Criminal Justice System Works’

Fox News Channel’s Geraldo Rivera expressed approval of Bill Cosby’s release from prison, adding that the comedian was “unjustly convicted” and suggested that convicted sex offender and former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein could be next. In an interview with Fox News reports John Roberts and Sandra Smith, Rivera said Cosby’s trial was “grotesquely unfair,” even if he…

GOP Rep. Wenstrup: CDC Backpedaling on School Re-Openings Due to ‘Pressure from Above’

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” Rep. Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) accused the Biden administration of caving to teachers’ unions on re-opening schools and stated that CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky is walking back her prior advice on re-opening schools due to “pressure from above.” Wenstrup said [relevant remarks begin around…

‘System Of Accountability’: Ivy League Students Pressure Schools To Bar Trump Administration Officials From Faculty Positions

Students from Harvard and Princeton are attempting to pressure their respective school administrations to ban Trump administration alumni from becoming fellows or faculty members by using open letters, documents obtained by the Daily Caller show. A draft of a letter obtained by the Daily Caller and addressed to deans at Harvard and Princeton shows Princeton’s…

Pressure To Break Up Facebook Builds

America’s largest communications union, the 700,000-member Communications Workers of America (CWA), has joined an activist coalition called Freedom from Facebook that seeks to break up the monopolistic social media giant. So far the groups supporting the Freedom From Facebook coalition are predominantly left-wing. Among them are MoveOn.org and Public Citizen. Facebook has about 2 billion […]

Seven Companies That Caved to Anti-NRA Pressure.

Seven companies caved to anti-NRA pressure this week and cut ties with the organization, ending discounts for the NRA’s five million members. First National Bank of Omaha, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Symantec, Metlife, Delta Airlines, United Airlines, and Best Western severed ties following the launch of a PR campaign which made the NRA its focal point following […]

New pressure on Comey to return to Capitol Hill, as White House accuses him of ‘false testimony’

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com The White House on Monday accused James Comey of giving “false testimony” and suggested the Justice Department look at whether he perjured himself, as Republican lawmakers stepped up pressure on the former FBI director to clarify apparent discrepancies in his public statements to Congress. “Since the director’s firing, we’ve […]

OBAMA AND PUTIN TO PRESSURE ISRAEL TO GIVE UP THE GOLAN

The IDF launched an unannounced military-air exercise in northen Israel Monday April 18. It will also be held in the Jordan valley, strategically located south of the Golan Heights and the Sea of Galilee. Despite the official explanation that the drills are part of the IDF’s training schedule for 2016, it is difficult not to […]

White House under pressure to respond to Iran’s missile tests

WASHINGTON — Despite pressure from Congress, the Obama administration continued to move only slowly toward acknowledging that Iran has violated a UN Security Council resolution prohibiting ballistic missile tests, and gestured toward a moderate sanctions response – if any – to Tehran’s actions. After Iran conducted two ballistic missile tests earlier this week, and bragged […]

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