Democrats declare Supreme Court needs to ‘heal’ itself, or face restructuring

Five Democratic senators filed papers with the Supreme Court warning a restructuring of the highest court in the land could happen if the supposedly ailing institution fails to “heal” itself by embracing a restrictive view of Second Amendment gun ownership rights. … Continue reading Democrats declare Supreme Court needs to ‘heal’ itself, or face restructuring

Trump administration eases regulatory burdens of Endangered Species Act

Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt (pictured above) said Aug. 12 the Trump administration is moving forward with a business-friendly regulatory overhaul of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) that officials say “without compromising conservation” will ease some of the burdens landowners … Continue reading Trump administration eases regulatory burdens of Endangered Species Act

Amnesty International slaps ‘travel advisory’ on US over ‘rampant gun violence’

News analysis Amnesty International has issued a “travel advisory” for would-be visitors to the United States, claiming that “rampant gun violence” has “become so prevalent in the United States that it amounts to a human rights crisis.” The gimmicky attempt to … Continue reading Amnesty International slaps ‘travel advisory’ on US over ‘rampant gun violence’

Conference calls on Republicans to reject the Left on climate change

WASHINGTON—Republican office-holders need to stop trying to appease the Left on climate-related issues by embracing ideas such as a watered down version of the prohibitively expensive Green New Deal, participants heard July 25 at the Heartland Institute’s 13th International Conference … Continue reading Conference calls on Republicans to reject the Left on climate change

Santa Barbara parents ask courts to roll back ‘implicit bias’ curricula

Concerned parents in Santa Barbara, California, are moving forward with a lawsuit in state court against a nonprofit and the local school board over taxpayer-funded “implicit bias” instruction, after a legal hiccup forced their watchdog group to change judicial forums. According … Continue reading Santa Barbara parents ask courts to roll back ‘implicit bias’ curricula