New Congresswoman Vows to Stand Against Radical Agenda of Leftist ‘Squad’

Freshman Rep. Nicole Malliotakis, R-N.Y., is one of several new members of Congress who have formed the “Freedom Force.” The group of conservative Republican leaders says it will stand against the far-left agenda being promoted by the so-called squad led by fellow New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other liberal Democrats.  Malliotakis is the daughter … Continue reading New Congresswoman Vows to Stand Against Radical Agenda of Leftist ‘Squad’

A Rash Decision to Rejoin the World Health Organization Before Securing Reforms

Last year, President Donald Trump decided to halt United States funding to the World Health Organization and withdraw from the organization based on its inept response to COVID-19 and its obsequious failure to confront China over its lack of transparency and cooperation during the outbreak. President Joe Biden, in one of his first actions, reversed those decisions in a letter to the United Nations secretary-general.  … Continue reading A Rash Decision to Rejoin the World Health Organization Before Securing Reforms

3 Harmful Consequences of Biden Killing the Keystone XL Pipeline

President Joe Biden wasted no time after Wednesday’s inaugural ceremonies before getting to work. He signed 17 executive orders and memorandums—by far the most in history on a president’s first day—one of which halted construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, which would have carried crude oil from Canada through the US. “Construction on the … Continue reading 3 Harmful Consequences of Biden Killing the Keystone XL Pipeline

Biden Administration Shouldn’t Prematurely Lift Cuba’s State Sponsor of Terrorism Designation

Earlier this week, the Trump administration designated Cuba as a state sponsor of terrorism. Despite critics claiming this was a politically motivated policy, the facts are quite clear. For the last two years, the Cuban regime has refused to extradite leaders of the National Liberation Army, known internationally as the ELN, back to Colombia. In 2019, … Continue reading Biden Administration Shouldn’t Prematurely Lift Cuba’s State Sponsor of Terrorism Designation

Kim Jong Un Lays Out Stark Nuclear Choice for the Biden Administration

Kim Jong Un outlined an ambitious nuclear wishlist at the Eighth Party Congress. North Korea’s supreme leader was clear that the country’s nuclear arsenal would be improved to deter the United States, which he regards as North Korea’s “biggest, main enemy.” Kim’s announcement underscores that time is not on Washington’s side. The longer the United … Continue reading Kim Jong Un Lays Out Stark Nuclear Choice for the Biden Administration

Why Foreign Policy Spending in the COVID-19 Relief Bill Is Wrong

[DonnyFerguson.com note: Much of the foreign aid spending in the omnibus bill comes directly from President Trump's FY21 spending requests and was inserted into the bill during negotiations with the White House.] Many are upset about Congress sticking foreign aid and other international affairs items in omnibus spending along with the COVID-19 relief bill. They … Continue reading Why Foreign Policy Spending in the COVID-19 Relief Bill Is Wrong

The Sunburst hack was massive and devastating – 5 observations from a cybersecurity expert

The Sunburst hack was massive and devastating – 5 observations from a cybersecurity expert Federal government agencies, from the Treasury Department to the National Nuclear Security Administration, have been compromised by the attack. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Paulo Shakarian, Arizona State University So much remains unknown about what is now being called the Sunburst hack, the … Continue reading The Sunburst hack was massive and devastating – 5 observations from a cybersecurity expert

Problematic Women: What Is Known About China’s Forced Sterilization of Uighur Women

A video surfaced recently of Chinese officials herding a large group of blindfolded Uighur people onto trains in northern China. The aerial footage is reported to have been taken last year, but the details surrounding the incident are unknown. What is increasingly clear, however, is that China is carrying out horrific human rights abuses against Uighurs, a predominantly … Continue reading Problematic Women: What Is Known About China’s Forced Sterilization of Uighur Women

UN Human Rights Council Exploits COVID-19 Pandemic to Support Funding for Abortion

The United Nations Human Rights Council last week concluded its most recent session in Geneva. True to form, the council adopted a resolution promoting abortion under the guise of responding to COVID-19. The U.N. Human Rights Council advanced the resolution July 17 under the topic of ending discrimination against women and girls. It made the … Continue reading UN Human Rights Council Exploits COVID-19 Pandemic to Support Funding for Abortion

Why Free Countries Should Welcome Freedom-Lovers from Hong Kong

A year ago in March 2019, protests broke out in Hong Kong over concerns that a Beijing-backed piece of legislation would allow Hongkongers to be extradited to mainland China. The fear was that the law would be used to target pro-democracy advocates and anyone critical of the CPC regime, exposing them to the notorious injustice … Continue reading Why Free Countries Should Welcome Freedom-Lovers from Hong Kong