Joe Biden’s mandate goes too far
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Joe Biden’s mandate goes too far

I got the COVID-19 vaccine shortly after it became publicly available. I did so because I was persuaded that the benefits of vaccination far outweighed the risk. Over the subsequent months, the case for vaccination has only gotten stronger. While the delta variant is easier to spread than prior strains, the best-available evidence is that…

500 Americans Stranded in Afghanistan
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500 Americans Stranded in Afghanistan

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), whose office has been working to evacuate two elderly U.S. citizens from Afghanistan, said it’s likely that about 500 Americans remain stranded in the country, a figure that’s at odds with estimates provided by White House officials. “Unless we continue and get the rest of our American citizens, and all those…

Taliban Holding Americans Until US Recognizes Taliban
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Taliban Holding Americans Until US Recognizes Taliban

Retired Navy admiral and Texas Rep. Ronny Jackson told Newsmax on Friday that at least seven of his constituents are being held in Afghanistan, calling them hostages unable to leave the country until the Biden administration recognizes the Taliban as the legitimate government of the country. ”They’ve already been manifested on flights,” Jackson, a Republican,…

Wall Street’s China Ambitions Get Jolt From US Hong Kong Warning
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Wall Street’s China Ambitions Get Jolt From US Hong Kong Warning

President Joe Biden has a message for Wall Street: Beware in Hong Kong. And with that, a question suddenly confronts C-suites across Manhattan. If the White House wants banks to reconsider their presence in Hong Kong because China is tightening its grip on the territory’s legal and financial systems, what does that mean for their…