Washington city’s mayor rushed to safety after homeless-advocate rioters storm City Hall

This undated photo shows protesters outside of Bellingham's City Hall where a homeless encampment has taken root. 

The mayor of Bellingham, Wash., reportedly had to be rushed out of City Hall on Friday morning after rioters apparently advocating for the homeless stormed the building. “It was unsettling,” Mayor Seth Fleetwood, who remained undeterred about asking those in a homeless encampment outside of the building to move 25 feet away, told KIRO-TV of Seattle. “They banged … Read more

How to Tell If Your Parents Are in Love

How to Tell If Your Parents Are in Love

Once we were near enough to the speakers that we could feel the bass in our chests, my mother lifted her dramatic Natalie Wood eyes, raised her arms, and let the funk rhythm take her. The trumpet theme repeated. My dad grooved too, his stiff hips loosening as the music drove on. My mother momentarily … Read more

NFL to allow 22,000 fans at Super Bowl LV, including 7,500 vaccinated health care workers

“I am the son of a nurse and all of you have a very special place in my heart,” Goodell said during a surprise video conference with health care workers at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Florida. “I’ve seen the work that you do. My mom used to talk about it all day. It’s just extraordinary … Read more

Newt Gingrich: Biden says one thing, does the opposite

Newt Gingrich: Biden says one thing, does the opposite

After watching the elite liberal media gush over the inauguration of President Biden, I have waited for someone to analyze the fascinating difference between his inaugural speech and his inaugural actions.   I thought the speech was incredibly well-delivered. The new president promised unity, togetherness and finding common ground. It was a speech of classic … Read more

The Vaccinated Class

The Vaccinated Class

The coronavirus vaccine wasn’t supposed to be a golden ticket. A tiered and efficient rollout was meant to inoculate frontline workers and the most vulnerable before the rest of society. But scattershot and delayed distribution of the still-limited supply now threatens to create a new temporary social class — one that includes not just people … Read more

If Poor Countries Go Unvaccinated, a Study Says, Rich Ones Will Pay

If Poor Countries Go Unvaccinated, a Study Says, Rich Ones Will Pay

In monopolizing the supply of vaccines against Covid-19, wealthy nations are threatening more than a humanitarian catastrophe: The resulting economic devastation will hit affluent countries nearly as hard as those in the developing world. This is the crucial takeaway from an academic study to be released on Monday. In the most extreme scenario — with … Read more