Articles by Eric Lendrum

Supreme Court Gears Up for Significant 2020 Term

Today the Supreme Court began its official 2019-2020 term, with numerous significant cases on the docket that include the issues of immigration, abortion, and gun rights, according to Fox News. Several of the key cases to be decided this term include a challenge to Louisiana’s anti-abortion law, which—along with similar laws passed in several other […]

N.B.A. Denounces Team Manager Who Tweeted Support for Hong Kong Protests

The NBA is facing criticism over its denunciation of a team manager who voiced his support for the pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong over the weekend, according to Politico. Daryl Morey, the general manager of the Houston Rockets, tweeted an image on Friday that read “fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong.” His tweet led […]

Biden Campaign Tries to Suppress Trump Ads on Fox News

The campaign of former Vice President Joe Biden has been actively trying to convince Fox News not to run a campaign ad from President Donald Trump’s campaign, as per Politico. Biden’s campaign manager Greg Schultz sent a letter to Lily Claffee, general counsel for Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, asking them to not […]

ACLU Sues Trump Administration Over Alleged Family Separation

The far-left American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has filed a lawsuit against the Trump Administration over its alleged practice of “family separation,” as The Daily Caller reports. The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court of Arizona and calls for financial compensation and “damages” to be awarded to illegal alien families by the Trump […]

Official White House Letter Dares Pelosi to Hold Impeachment Vote

The Trump Administration will be sending House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) a formal letter daring the Democrats to hold a full, official impeachment vote in the House, The Hill reports. According to the report, the letter will state that the Trump White House will not cooperate with any subpoenas and other such requests from House […]

Rep. Tlaib: Only Black Employees Should Conduct Facial Recognition Analysis

While on a tour of the Detroit Police Department’s Public Safety headquarters, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) told police chief James Craig that he should only hire black employees for the role of facial recognition analysts, as the New York Post reports. When the congresswoman was being shown the department’s video surveillance facility, Tlaib was filmed […]

Trump Administration Expanding its Use of DNA Collection from Illegal Aliens

The Trump Administration, seeking to build up a comprehensive criminal database for as many illegal aliens as possible, will be expanding its DNA collection efforts at the border, the AP reports. This new effort will be in addition to the pre-existing operation to collect DNA for the purpose of “detecting adults falsely posing as parents” […]

Trump Administration Coordinating Migrant Detention with Private Companies

To better improve its efforts to detain illegal aliens, the Trump Administration is enlisting the help of private detention companies, according to the AP. The administration has turned to such companies for the purpose of “caretaking” responsibilities while the illegal aliens, particularly children, are in government custody. One such company is Comprehensive Health Services Inc., […]

Federal Judge Leaves Harvard’s Anti-Asian Admission Quotas in Place

After a lengthy court case, a federal judge has ruled against plaintiffs who claimed that Harvard’s race-based admission quotas disproportionately rejected Asian applicants, Reuters reports. The group that brought the lawsuit, Students for Fair Admissions, pointed to how “Harvard’s policies limited Asian-Americans to 20 percent of incoming classes,” which made them “less likely to be […]

Florida Fully Enacts Anti-Sanctuary City Law

An anti-sanctuary city bill has been enacted into law in one of the country’s largest states according to  The Hill. After Governor Ron DeSantis (R-Fl.) signed the sanctuary city ban bill in May, the law took full effect on Tuesday, with legal liability now established for elected officials who defy the ban. Among other effects, […]

12 Democrats Qualify for the October Debate

As of October 1st, the qualification deadline for the fourth Democratic primary debate has closed, with 12 candidates meeting the criteria to appear on the debate stage, NPR reports. Like the third debate in September, the October debate had the same set of criteria, with two areas that each candidate had to fulfill: At least […]

President Trump Criticizes Whistleblower, Suggests Treason Charges for Schiff

In a series of tweets on Monday morning, President Trump addressed several major acts of wrongdoing by Democrats and the intelligence community, with most of his criticism directed at the so-called “whistleblower” and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.). Declaring the entire impeachment ordeal to be “The Greatest Witch Hunt in the history of […]

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Wins Snap Parliamentary Elections

In a stunning turnaround, Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is projected to win the country’s parliamentary elections yet again. The elections were called earlier this year after a collapse of the previously elected government from 2017, which consisted of Kurz’s center-right People’s Party (OVP) and the right-wing Freedom Party (FPO). In these current elections, the OVP […]

Former Congressman Darrell Issa Announces New Congressional Bid

Former Congressman Darrell Issa (R.-Calif.) has announced his intentions to run for a different seat in the House of Representatives, according to Fox News. The businessman and former nine-term congressman will run for California’s 50th congressional district, located in San Diego. Both numerically and geographically, the district neighbors Issa’s former district, the Orange County-based 49th […]

Rashida Tlaib’s Campaign Selling ‘Impeach the MF’ T-Shirts

Far-left U.S. Representative Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) has already begun profiting from the recent push by House Democrats to impeach President Donald Trump, as Fox News reports. The campaign website for the Muslim congresswoman and member of the Democratic Socialists of America has started advertising campaign-branded t-shirts featuring the phrase “Impeach the MF,” arranged in a […]

Trump Lowers Refugee Cap to 18,000

President Trump has again lowered the maximum amount of refugees allowed into the United States, bringing it to yet another record low, according to The Hill. The Trump Administration is set to move forward with lowering the refugee cap to just 18,000 for the 2020 fiscal year, the lowest since the refugee program was first […]

Jeff Flake Claims 35 Republican Senators Would Vote for Impeachment

Former Senator Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) claimed on Thursday, without evidence, that “at least 35” Republicans in the Senate would vote to remove President Donald Trump from office “if there were a private vote,” Fox News reports. Flake made the unsubstantiated claim during a Q&A session at the 2019 Texas Tribune Festival, where he remarked that […]

500 Scientists Write Letter to U.N., Confirm There is No Climate Crisis

As protests over alleged “global warming” have died down over the last few days, a group of 500 scientists and other “professionals in climate and related fields” have written an open letter to the United Nations debunking so-called “climate change,” Breitbart reports. In the letter, the signatories state that “climate science should be less political, […]

Narrow House Majority Now Favors Impeachment Inquiry

On Wednesday, the House Democratic caucus narrowly surpassed a key threshold in its efforts to impeach President Donald Trump, by accumulating 218 members of the House in favor of the impeachment inquiry, Daily Caller reports. The moment came when Congresswoman Sharice Davids (R-Kan.) voiced her support for the inquiry. As it currently stands, 217 Democrats […]