Chinese Media: U.S. Sanctions Are ‘Human Rights Violations’

Chinese Media: U.S. Sanctions Are ‘Human Rights Violations’

JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images An op-ed at China’s state-run China Daily on Thursday denounced American sanctions against nations like Iran and North Korea as “human rights violations” on the grounds that they cause ordinary civilians to suffer much more than the leadership of rogue regimes. The article pushed Beijing’s view of sanctions, and most complaints about…

Angel Mom’s Facebook Posts on Illegal Immigration Removed for ‘Hate Speech’

Angel Mom’s Facebook Posts on Illegal Immigration Removed for ‘Hate Speech’

Angel Mom Mary Ann Mendoza, who heads the Angel Families organization, has had her posts raising awareness about illegal immigrant crime removed from Facebook as “hate speech.” Mendoza’s son, 32-year-old police officer Brandon Mendoza, was killed in May 2014 by a drunk illegal alien who was driving the wrong way down a highway in Mesa, Arizona. This week, Mendoza had…

Coons: O’Rourke Saying We’ll Take Guns ‘Will Be Played for Years’ Against Democrats

Coons: O’Rourke Saying We’ll Take Guns ‘Will Be Played for Years’ Against Democrats

On Friday’s “CNN Newsroom,” Senator Chris Coons (D-DE), who has endorsed 2020 Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, stated that 2020 presidential candidate former Representative Beto O’Rourke’s (D-TX) statement that he will take away certain guns “will be played for years at 2nd Amendment rallies with organizations that try to scare people” and…

China Wants State-Owned Firms to Take More Control over Hong Kong

China Wants State-Owned Firms to Take More Control over Hong Kong

Chris McGrath/Getty Images Chinese business executives revealed to Reuters on Thursday they were summoned earlier in the week to a meeting in Shenzhen, the city closest to Hong Kong, and urged to invest more heavily in Hong Kong so they could help the Chinese Communist Party exert more control over the city. According to Reuters’…

Beto O’Rourke Campaign Sells ‘Hell Yes We’re Going to Take Your AR-15’ Shirts

Beto O’Rourke Campaign Sells ‘Hell Yes We’re Going to Take Your AR-15’ Shirts

Former Congressman Beto O’Rourke’s presidential campaign debuted new merchandise Thursday night designed around his biggest line of the Democratic primary debate. The campaign’s web store is now selling a shirt with red, white, and blue letters promising widespread gun confiscation. “Hell yes we’re going to take your AR-15” the shirt reads, followed by the “Beto…