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Sometime Saturday afternoon, a standoff began between Army veteran Alex Booth and the Town of Carmel’s Police Department. The incident lasted several hours, ending around 11:00 PM local time after Booth was taken into custody. During that time, the incident went viral. Booth, who served in Afghanistan, runs an Instagram...
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MSNBC and the Washington Post hosted the November Democratic debate on Wednesday, and the all-women moderator team made sure to keep it entertaining. At this point in the race, most candidates have three or more debates under their belts leading to more comfortable and confident performances. Among the American...
Democrat Governor John Bel Edwards defeated Republican challenger Eddie Respinoe in the run-off for the governorship in Louisiana. Edwards, who was elected to replace Bobby Jindal in 2016, wins a second term in a narrow race that drew national attention. Edwards used strong performances in southern Louisiana to hold...
A New Hampshire poll conducted by Quinnipiac University released on November 11th shows Joe Biden leading with 20%, followed by Warren at 16%, Buttigieg at 15%, Sanders at 14%, and a fifth place Tulsi Gabbard with 6%. This poll continues the trend of Biden and Warren fighting for first,...
Californian Senator and Presidential Candidate Kamala Harris unveiled a new bill on Thursday allocating grants of up to five million dollars to school districts that stay open from 8 am to 6pm. The “Family Friendly Schools Act” will create a “pilot program to give schools resources to stay open...

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The Attention Surrounding Greta Thunberg is a Sign of Desperation –...

"Every so often, a clearly eloquent and passionate young person is trotted out by the media to act as the official figurehead for a trendy movement. For some odd reason, we’re expected to take a point more seriously because a young person has said it," writes James Smith in this edition of Opting Out.