May 21, 2022

Russia to Punish Ukraine War ‘Fake News’ with Up to 15 Years in Prison

AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr. The Russian Parliament on Friday approved a bill that would impose prison sentences of up to 15 years for “spreading fake news about the Russian Armed Forces and the military operation in Ukraine,” as the Moscow Times summarized it. “A group of people that use their position to spread fake information…

Cotton: Biden Could Force SWIFT to Punish Russia Like Trump Did with Iran, He ‘Refuses to’

On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Faulkner Focus,” Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) argued that the U.S. can remove Russia from the SWIFT financial system even if Europe doesn’t want to like it forced SWIFT to act against Iran under the Trump administration, but “Joe Biden refuses to do so.” Cotton stated, [relevant remarks…

Ted Cruz: Boycotting Olympics in China Would ‘Punish’ Athletes

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) told Breitbart News in an exclusive interview that he does not believe in boycotting the 2022 Winter Olympics in China because it would “punish” young athletes who have trained their entire lives to compete on the international stage. The senator instead suggested that Chinese communists be called out for being “murderers,” “torturers,”…

LAPD Union Demands NBA Punish Jaxson Hayes for Alleged Assault on Cops, Using N-Word

The union representing the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) is asking the NBA to punish one of their players for allegedly assaulting their officers and calling them the n-word. Jaxson Hayes, a center for the New Orleans Pelicans, was involved in an altercation with police last month after officers were dispatched to a reported domestic…

Punish Americans for Their Heritage, but Reward ‘Dreamers’: How DACA Outrage Exposes the Left

By now it is crystal clear: the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was simply a way for President Obama to force his successor to make an unpopular decision. For all the pejorative “populist” talk about President Trump, his predecessor could not countenance something he regarded as unpopular, especially to his base, and a potential future base […]

GAY ACTIVISTS Trying To Punish Houston For Exercising Its Right To Vote

The LGBT movement is not taking the rejection of Houston’s Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) all that well. The measure — which would’ve allowed trans-women to use girls’ bathrooms — was defeated by a solid majority of Houstonians on Tuesday, so activists are now trying to punish the entire city for exercising their right to vote. […]

House votes to punish sanctuary cities

The House on Thursday passed legislation that would deny millions of dollars in federal funding to “sanctuary cities” that defy federal immigration laws. Lawmakers voted 241 to 179 in favor of the “Enforce the law for Sanctuary Cities Act,” a measure that was first introduced in 2011 but gained momentum after the shooting death of […]