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June 29, 2020
DAILY SIGNAL — Attorney General William Barr said Thursday that the Department of Justice is conducting about 500 investigations into acts of arson and destruction associated with the protests and riots over the past several weeks. The DOJ is ramping up investigations into the activists who participated in destruction of private and public property over the last several weeks, Barr said during an episode of the "Verdict" podcast with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas.... (more)


June 28, 2020
DAILY CALLER — More than 50,000 people have died from coronavirus-related illness at the country's nursing homes for older adults, The New York Times reported Saturday. The Times's database collected data showing that coronavirus, or COVID-19, has infected more than 282,000 people at 12,000 facilities. Total deaths from such long-term facilities constitute roughly 43% of all COVID-19-related deaths, the paper reported.... (more)


June 28, 2020
WASHINGTON TIMES — Four men have been charged with damaging and trying to tear down the Andrew Jackson statue near the White House, federal prosecutors announced Saturday night. One, Connor Matthew Judd, has already been arrested and appeared in court Saturday. The other three were at large as of the announcement, prosecutors said. They are identified as Lee Michael Cantrell, Ryan Lane and Graham Lloyd.... (more)


June 28, 2020
DAILY CALLER — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Friday evening that seeks to protect federal monuments and properties by conditioning federal funding for state and local governments on compliance.... (more)


June 28, 2020
DAILY CALLER — Thousand Currents, the California-based charity that manages fundraising operations for the national arm of Black Lives Matter, includes on its board a convicted terrorist whose sentence was commuted by former President Bill Clinton on his last day in office.... (more)


June 28, 2020
WORLDNETDAILY — A federal judge on Friday blocked Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo and other New York leaders from prohibiting outdoor religious gatherings due to the coronavirus after officials endorsed mass protests. Judge Gary Sharpe issued a preliminary injunction against Cuomo, Democratic New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Attorney General Letitia James forbidding coronavirus-based regulations on outdoor religious ceremonies.... (more)


June 26, 2020
THE EDITORS OF NATIONAL REVIEW — The coronavirus hasn't gone away. As the Northeast, the epicenter of the pandemic in the U.S. for months, has seen steep, persistent declines in confirmed cases, other parts of the country have spiked. A month or so ago, most of the increased cases were a function of increased testing. Now, states like Florida, Texas, and Arizona have seen worrying increases in their positivity rates -- the percentage of tests that are positive -- in a sign of accelerating community spread.... (more)


June 26, 2020
JOAN SWIRSKY — They say that out of every bad thing comes a good thing. Ask any mother who has been through a 20-hour labor! The same can be said of the criminal behavior of the Marxist-inspired radicals—Antifa and Black Lives Matters—that eclipsed the legitimate outrage following the horrific murder of George Floyd by a white policeman, Derek Chauvin, in Minneapolis, MN.... (more)


June 26, 2020
MICHAEL A. CARTER, JR. — During a recent Facebook faceoff with a fellow black American, I posed the following question: "How many unarmed black Americans were fatally shot by police in 2019? My debate partner's answer was a dismissive, "What does it matter? One too many." But is the lack of intellectual curiosity in this response appropriate, given all that has happened to the black community as a result of last month's protests? After all, these spasms of justice were perpetrated, supposedly, to combat law enforcement brutality and to stymie the pervasive, police-imposed "black genocide" occurring from sea to shining sea.... (more)


June 26, 2020
SELWYN DUKE — The Supreme Court's recent opinion that the 1964 Civil Rights Act's prohibition against "sex" discrimination offers protections for the "LGBT" groups has raised eyebrows and ire. But it's not surprising: The decision's author, Justice Neil Gorsuch, long ago made clear that he operates from false premises. One of these is what's called "textualism," which is not at all the same as originalism.... (more)


June 25, 2020
FOX NEWS — Greater New York Black Lives Matter president Hawk Newsome joined "The Story" Wednesday to discuss the direction of the movement in the wake of George Floyd's death in police custody and the subsequent demonstrations across the country, many of which have sparked destruction and violence.... (more)


June 24, 2020
NEWSMAX — The several-block area of Seattle overtaken by protesters for two weeks appeared to be weakening Wednesday following the third shooting in four days within the zone, with a person identified by CNN as the "de facto leader" telling the cable news channel "a lot of people already left."... (more)


June 24, 2020


June 24, 2020
WORLDNETDAILY — On the heels of a longtime Seattle business owner predicting a "mass exodus," an investment-advisory company has announced it's leaving the political and cultural unrest in Seattle and moving its headquarters to Phoenix.... (more)


June 24, 2020
YOUTUBE — Attorney General William Barr discusses Seattle's 'CHOP,' police reform, and the Rayshard Brooks case in exclusive interview with Maria Bartiromo.... (more)


June 24, 2020
YOUTUBE — President Donald Trump proposed a decade of jail time for protesters who deface and topple statues on federal lands, citing a little known law designed to punish vandalism at American veteran cemeteries... (more)


June 24, 2020
CHICAGO SUN TIMES — Chicago saw its highest number of gun violence victims in a single weekend this year with 104 people shot across the city from Friday evening to Monday morning, 14 of them fatally. Five of those killed were minors.... (more)


June 23, 2020
NEW YORK POST — The woman arrested for burning down an Atlanta Wendy's as retribution for the police-killing of Rayshard Brooks was his "girlfriend," her lawyer confirmed Tuesday. Brooks referred to Natalie White, 29, as his "girlfriend" during the June 12 traffic stop that preceded his death, body cam footage shows.... (more)


June 23, 2020
PETER LEMISKA — It may be interesting to hear rational Democrats try to explain away the insane demands of their radical counterparts, but we really don't need clarification. When those radicals call for defunding and abolishing the police, they mean exactly what they say. They showed it in Minneapolis, where the city council recently announced plans to defund and dismantle the police department.... (more)


June 21, 2020
LLOYD MARCUS — Outrageously, cowardly and traitorous politicians are allowing Black Lives Matter, a racist hate group, to engage in an "Everything Must Go" fire-sale against America. BLM is literally pulling down monuments and demanding that large portions of our history be removed from the records. They are burning down homes which dare fly the U.S. flag.... (more)


June 21, 2020
FOX NEWS — President Trump roared back onto the campaign trail Saturday night with a rally before thousands of supporters in Tulsa, Okla., using the fiery and freewheeling appearance to mock Democratic foe Joe Biden, criticize those tearing down monuments to controversial historical figures and decry what he described as the "disaster" demonstration in Seattle.... (more)


June 21, 2020
NEWSMAX — The son of Muhammad Ali said his father would not agree with Black Lives Matter, referring to the cause as "racist" and its members as "devils," according to the New York Post. Speaking on the fourth anniversary of the iconic boxer's death, Muhammad Ali Jr. talked about how the protests devolved into looting and violence in response to the death of George Floyd.... (more)


June 21, 2020
THE GATEWAY PUNDIT — We already knew Black Lives Matter are radical neo-Marxists and the co-founder confirmed it during an interview this week. Patrisse Cullors, the co-founder of Black Lives Matter proudly admitted she's a radical, anti-white Marxist.... (more)


June 21, 2020
WORLDNETDAILY — The incident John Bolton describes as the "turning point" in his relationship with President Trump undercuts the premise of the former national security adviser's blockbuster book, contends a former national security council chief of staff.... (more)


June 20, 2020
WORLDNETDAILY — YouTube has censored a three-hour video of a seminar posted by The Heritage Foundation because of six words from a former transgender, Walt Heyer. Heyer said of transgenderism, "This is a childhood development disorder." The consequences of those words were reported in a Daily Signal commentary by Rob Bluey.... (more)