Abortion Issue May Be a Distraction

Abortion Issue May Be a Distraction

Commentary This is the season of abortion alarm. On Oct. 2 abortion-rights activists led a Women’s March focusing on “reproductive justice” in some 600 municipalities across the United States. The total number of participants nationwide—in the tens of thousands, according to the march’s spokespeople—was nowhere near the estimated 1 million that the original Women’s March,…

Leaked Documents Designed to ‘Hurt Lt. Col. Scheller’: Defense Counsel

Leaked Documents Designed to ‘Hurt Lt. Col. Scheller’: Defense Counsel

Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller’s defense team has criticized military officials for leaking case documents ahead of an Oct. 14 trial by special court-martial, saying that the leak is designed to harm Scheller’s reputation and distract people from his calls for accountability for senior leadership’s disastrous Afghanistan withdrawal. Earlier today, Task and Purpose published a story…

China’s Debt Problems Continue to Fester

China’s Debt Problems Continue to Fester

News Analysis Beijing’s containment strategy is failing. Instead of abating, China’s financial strains are intensifying. Last month, when concerns first arose with the insolvency of the real estate giant Evergrande, Beijing held back from getting too involved. The nation’s leadership no doubt hoped that the financial waves would calm without much effort on their part.…

Nick De Marco comments on (and drinks to!) Newcastle United takeover deal completion

Nick De Marco comments on (and drinks to!) Newcastle United takeover deal completion

It was actually 13 months ago when Nick De Marco became a name generally known to Newcastle United fans.Mike Ashley released a statement on Wednesday 9 September 2020 accusing the Premier League of not acting ‘appropriately’ in rejecting the Newcastle United takeover.The Premier League replied the following day with their own statement (see both statements…