Browsing All posts tagged under »COVID-19«

Liberals Try To Use COVID-19 Crisis To Halt Judicial Confirmations

May 6, 2020 by

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By Thomas Jipping ~ The Senate got back to business Monday and, while the coronavirus is still the 800-pound gorilla, senators will also attend to other aspects of the nation’s business. That includes the federal judiciary. Vacancies on life-tenured federal courts around the country are on the rise again, reversing a yearlong downward trend. When […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – May 4th 2020

May 5, 2020 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. COVID-19: Latest version: A Summary of Suggestions and Commentary on COVID-19 —PLEASE PERIODICALLY CHECK BACK & PASS IT ON WIDELY! — New & Noteworthy re COVID-19: The drugs and treatments that could stop COVID-19 Report: Pseudo-Science behind the Assault on […]

Unless Health Care Workers Return To Work ASAP, More Hospitals Could Close

May 4, 2020 by

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By Brenda Fitzgerald, M.D. ~ COVID-19 hit America like a stroke—sudden, unexpected, and devastating. And like a stroke, the damage can be permanent. However, the sooner we intervene, the greater the chance to return to health. Among America’s first responders, medical professionals and health care workers have been heroes in the early fight against this […]

Senator Ted Cruz To Introduce Legislation To Punish Hollywood/Chinese Alliance

April 30, 2020 by

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By Gabriel Hays ~ Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) has proposed a way to discourage Hollywood from profiting off of Communist Chinese propaganda. It’s not news that Hollywood production companies edit and censor their films according to the dictates of the Chinese government. The Asian superpower is home to a massive box office that generates billions […]

Wind And Solar Industries Crushed By COVID-19

April 30, 2020 by

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By Ronald Stein ~ The only good news about the COVID-19 social change impacts on our lifestyles is that the travel bans, and lockdowns have cleaned the globe, flushing the murk from Venice’s canals, and we have seen cleaner air worldwide. Seeking to cash in on America’s response to the coronavirus crisis its wind and […]

What To Expect As 12 States Begin To Reopen After COVID-19 Shutdown

April 30, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Come Friday in Texas, the nation’s second-largest economy, businesses such as restaurants and retail stores will be open again, but at a 25% occupancy rate. After that, public health officials will reevaluate the data and decide whether to allow a 50% occupancy rate. The Lone Star State is among nine states […]

Imagine Our Covid-19 Response Running On Wind And Solar Power

April 29, 2020 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ Until the Pandemic struck the world, the desire of the progressive political movement in the United States and much of the world was focused on ridding the planet of fossil fuels, said to be negatively altering the planet’s climate. These folks are fully convinced that the world, at its present […]

Nothing Novel About Communist China’s Coronavirus Lies

April 29, 2020 by

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By Lee Edwards ~ Lying comes naturally to the Chinese Communist government, which will say anything to maintain its tight grip on the reins of power. Officials in Beijing continue to lie about the number of deaths in Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus. The official death toll is 2,500, but some 5,000 burial urns […]

Tale Of Two Panics – Covid And Climate

April 28, 2020 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ While they are occurring on vastly different time scales, the Covid-19 panic and the climate change panic are remarkably similar. Perhaps there are certain basic social panic mechanisms that always occur, which are yet to be discovered. Yet in any case the striking similarities between these two are worth exploring […]

How Close Is US To Herd Immunity For COVID-19? What The Numbers Show

April 28, 2020 by

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By Kevin Pham ~ There has been considerable interest lately in Sweden’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Sweden’s top epidemiologist, Dr. Anders Tegnell, Sweden is expected to achieve herd immunity in several weeks’ time. Sweden pursued a much more relaxed mitigation strategy, practicing social distancing while avoiding a national lockdown, and approximately 20% […]

The Great US-China Divorce Has Arrived

April 24, 2020 by

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By James Carafano ~ Make no mistake: The global struggle with China is about to go to the next level. Or two. Or three. By triggering a global disease outbreak, the Chinese Communist Party’s reprehensible behavior crossed the last line, leaving other nations no recourse but to push back. Hard. No longer can responsible nations […]

U.S. Slaps Another UN Bureaucracy – Guess WHO

April 23, 2020 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ Was the United Nation’s World Health Organization (WHO) a tragic comedy of errors and enabler of deceit in the weeks following the coronavirus outbreak in the city of Wuhan, China last December? At the least, the agency’s lollygagging on the virus and deference to China’s spin and secrecy precluded earlier action […]

The Unfolding Debate About America’s Response To Coronavirus

April 23, 2020 by

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By Thomas Spoehr ~ A debate is forming about the U.S. response to COVID-19 and it’s worthwhile to consider this debate early, as it develops, before battle lines harden. On one side is the school of thought that shutdowns, lockdowns and closing of “nonessential” businesses were an overreaction to either inaccurate or exaggerated computer models […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – April 20th 2020

April 21, 2020 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. COVID-19: Latest version: A Summary of Suggestions and Commentary on COVID-19 —PLEASE PERIODICALLY CHECK BACK & PASS IT ON WIDELY! — Greed Energy Economics: EU carbon market collapses EU Urged to Put Economic Survival Ahead of Green Deal Goodbye Renewable […]

Trump’s Attack On VOA Over COVID-19 Shows Need For New Agency Chief

April 19, 2020 by

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By Helle Dale ~ At his April 15 press conference, President Donald Trump launched into a fierce attack on the Voice of America, the U.S. government’s broadcasting entity that reaches out to the world in 47 different languages and is a part of the U.S. Agency for Global Media. The president called the VOA’s coverage […]

In COVID-19 Era, South Korea Remains America’s Steadfast Ally Of Democracy

April 18, 2020 by

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By Anthony B Kim ~ From a foreign policy perspective, the COVID-19 pandemic shows why the United States should be in the business of preserving and advancing freedom, civil society, and other democratic values in practical partnerships with like-minded and willing allies, such as South Korea. In fact, South Korea’s response to the coronavirus outbreak […]

Trump Set To Lay Out Plan For Reopening America

April 16, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump intends to announce guidelines Thursday for states to “reopen” as the nation makes progress against the coronavirus pandemic. “The data suggests that nationwide we have passed the peak on new [COVID-19] cases. Hopefully, that will continue,” Trump said Wednesday evening in the Rose Garden at the White House. […]

Now Is Not (Yet) The Time To Cut Funding To The World Health Organization

April 15, 2020 by

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By Brett Schaefer ~ President Donald Trump is justifiably upset with the World Health Organization and its director-general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. The World Health Organization is supposed to be the world’s early-warning system for pandemics, but failed spectacularly with the novel coronavirus. In particular, the WHO took Chinese statements about COVID-19 at face value and […]

When The World Was Just As Worried

April 14, 2020 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ It is easy to argue that today the world is in a war only matched in the memory of the older generation by World War II. On the morning of August 6, 1945, Hiroshima exploded into the first and largest high-level radiation test laboratory in the world. Three days later, […]

Pentagon Rebukes ABC Fake News

April 14, 2020 by

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  It’s rare to issue these types of statements because of the risk, but this was needed. ~ National Security Desk ~ Cal Thomas, syndicated columnist and longtime friend of The Patriot Post, observed last Thursday on social media that the Leftmedia is up to its old fake news again. ABC News recently cited anonymous […]

Could COVID-19 Have Come From Chinese Lab? 4 Things To Know

April 13, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Once dismissed as a conspiracy theory, the notion that the new coronavirus spread from a research lab in Wuhan, China has gained more mainstream backing in academia, the media, and at least one  government. “There is a credible alternative view … based on the nature of the virus,” a senior British […]

Scientific Journal On Coronavirus: Leave China Alone!

April 13, 2020 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ LEAVE CHINA ALONE!!! The scientific journal Nature doesn’t exactly say that in its April 7 editorial but the title sure gives off that same vibe: “Stop the coronavirus stigma now.” The subhead complains “The pandemic is fuelling deplorable racism and discrimination, especially against Asian people.” What Nature calls “stigma” is really […]

COVID 19: Computer Models Reveal Their Limitations

April 12, 2020 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ Computer models compiled by scientists, statisticians and public health experts to predict the number of deaths resulting from COVID-19 have been drastically scaled back this past week. This is hopeful news, but has wider implications. There also should be a serious look-back, given the wildly inflated early predictions of numbers of […]

News, Or Editorial? AP Reporter Lemire Rants ‘Trump Cycles Through Targets To Blame’

April 10, 2020 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Associated Press reporter Jonathan Lemire is a Morning Joe regular. His latest AP dispatch read like a New York Times editorial or an MSNBC rant. But AP didn’t even put the disclaimer of “Analysis” on it. The headline was As pandemic deepens, Trump cycles through targets to blame The not-an-editorial began: […]