North Carolina School Leaders Balk at Controversial Social Studies Standards

North Carolina School Leaders Balk at Controversial Social Studies Standards

At least one local board of education has voted to delay controversial new social studies standards that emphasize race and gender in teaching U.S. history and civics. The Moore County Board of Education voted unanimously on June 14 to adopt a resolution, urging N.C. State Board of Education or lawmakers to delay implementation of the…

Columbia Professor Who Thanked Fauci for Dismissing Lab Leak Theory Has History of Collaboration With China
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Columbia Professor Who Thanked Fauci for Dismissing Lab Leak Theory Has History of Collaboration With China

Internal emails of Dr. Anthony Fauci, recently obtained by U.S. media through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), has cast a spotlight on the longstanding relationship between an epidemiology professor at Columbia University and China. Walter Ian Lipkin, a Columbia professor known as a “virus hunter” for his long career in studying infectious diseases, wrote…

Keystone XL Pipeline Developer Seeks $15 Billion in Damages From US

Keystone XL Pipeline Developer Seeks $15 Billion in Damages From US

Energy company TC Energy has said it’s seeking $15 billion in damages from the United States government over President Joe Biden’s decision to cancel the Keystone XL pipeline project. In a statement on July 2, the Canada-based company said it had filed a notice of intent with the State Department to begin a legacy North…