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(diane39/Getty Images) The answer turns on the occupation’s culture — and its low tolerance of risk. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE A major theme of the “when do we reopen” debate across the country has been the resistance of teachers to reopening in-person school. This is partly a function of public-school teachers’ unions, which often do not reflect
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A team of U.S. and Chinese scientists have produced a series of human-monkey hybrid embryos in a study released Thursday that is raising critical bioethical questions about its experiments and their implications. In the study funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China and published in the journal Cell, scientists took six-day-old macaque monkey embryos
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New York State Capitol in Albany (lavendertime/Getty Images) The state is set to waste a massive amount of money encouraging more prospective migrants to break the law. The New York state legislature has recently made two fiscal decisions of note. The first — raising taxes on millionaires — is no surprise. The second, however, is
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Protesters rally outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department as it is guarded by members of the police and National Guard, a day after Daunte Wright was shot and killed by a police officer, in Brooklyn Center, Minn., April 12, 2021. (Leah Millis/Reuters) There is a common thread that ties together many police-involved killings, even with
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President Biden speaks at the White House, Washington, D.C., April 14, 2021. (Andrew Harnik/Reuters) In a slap in the face to the minority voters who were crucial to his election, the president has held fast to the failed, punitive drug policies of the past. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE S cience fiction and comedy work in similar
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Stanisha Land receives the Moderna coronavirus vaccination shot at Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, Ill., February 13, 2021. (Kamil Krzaczynski/Reuters) The CDC has announced what by any standard should be considered extraordinarily good news: Out of 66 million people who completed their vaccinations and waited at least two weeks, just 5,800 got COVID-19.
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Kristen Clarke, President Biden’s nominee to be assistant attorney general for the civil rights division, speaks in Wilmington, Del., January 7, 2021. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) Yesterday, the Senate Judiciary Committee held a nomination hearing for Kristen Clarke to lead the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division. She is yet another top Justice Department pick who comes from
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President Joe Biden delivers remarks to Defense Department personnel during a visit to the Pentagon in Arlington, Va., February 10, 2021. (Carlos Barria/Reuters) With Beijing and Moscow circling, the White House has proposed a slight defense-spending cut to placate progressives. In 2018, a congressionally mandated panel of defense experts convened to evaluate the Trump administration’s
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Earlier today Trump-hating gasbag Liz Cheney told Neil Cavuto she would not support President Trump if he is the 2024 Republican nominee for president. For some strange reason, this unpopular politician still holds a GOP leadership position in the US House of Representatives. Advertisement – story continues below This evening President Trump released a memo
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Linda Thomas-Greenfield speaks before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on her nomination to be the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations on Capitol Hill, January 27, 2021. (Greg Nash/Pool via Reuters) Linda Thomas-Greenfield, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, said Wednesday that racial equity is a top focus for her as “white supremacy
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(Adrees Latif/Reuters) One of the best things about the United States is that we are just that: United States. Obviously, we are a nation, with a national government charged with tasks it makes the most sense for that government to do (and many that don’t make sense . . . but more on that at
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A bill introduced last week by Republican Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina seeks to have the U.S.-Mexico border wall built by former President Donald Trump declared a national monument. The legislation, called the “Donument Act” in honor of Trump, would create the “Southern Border Wall National Monument.” It would effectively provide “permanent protection from
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U.S. troops patrol at an Afghan National Army base in Logar Province, Afghanistan, August 7, 2018. (Omar Sobhani/Reuters) On the menu today: looking down the road at the ramifications of President Biden’s withdrawing all U.S. troops from Afghanistan, the long-term prospects for Islamist jihadism, and how environmentalists continue to demonize common choices and avert their
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The Washington Monument seen through cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C., March 27, 2019. (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) Americans ranked Washington, D.C., as the worst place in the U.S. in a series of head-to-head matchups between all 50 states and the district conducted by YouGov. The ranking was based on the locales’ “win percentage” — how often that
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Investigative journalist James O’Keefe joined Sean Hannity on Tuesday night following his devastating expose’ on CNN and their top director admitting on video that the Most Trusted Name in News was lying to Americans and actively working to remove President Trump from office. BREAKING: PROJECT VERITAS: CNN Director Admits Network Engaged in ‘Propaganda’ to Remove
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Democrat election ‘games’: Late-night Atlanta, Detroit TCF Democrat ballot drop and blocking GOP Observers in every swing state. Americans aren’t stupid.A majority of Americans believe cheating likely affected the outcome of the 2020 election. Via Rasmussen Reports: Most voters say it’s more important to prevent cheating in elections than to make it easier to vote
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