Press Release Category: World News

Democrats Are the Anti-Democracy Party

Despite winning the presidency, the House, and a tie in the U.S. Senate in 2020, Democrats have decided they cannot win any elections in the future unless they are rigged. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE F or the sake of honesty, the Democratic Party should change its name, as most Democrats have totally given up on democracy.…

How This Mom Took Back Her Kids’ Education From A Far-Left School Board

Independent Women’s Network Director Julie Gunlock joined Federalist Publisher Ben Domenech on Fox News’s “The Ben Domenech Podcast” to talk about how parents can win back their children’s education from far-left school boards. In Virginia, Gunlock said, deep-blue school districts are pushing back on newly-inaugurated Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s executive order allowing parents to choose whether…

Virginia’s New Attorney General Launches Probe Into Loudoun County Schools Over Sexual Assault Cover-Ups

Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares announced on Saturday that his office has opened an investigation into Loudoun County Public Schools for covering up multiple allegations of sexual assaults dating back several years. The announcement came hours after Miyares was sworn into office alongside Gov. Glenn Youngkin and Lt. Gov. Winsome Sears. “Loudoun County Public Schools…

The Wisdom of Grandmothers

A collection of Jewish folktales combines the rhythms of everyday life with stories of mystery and beauty. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE M y local library website informs me that, since 2011, I have checked out 1,803 items. With material ranging from Far Side Gallery comic-strip collections to seasons of Psych to Anna Karenina, the list doesn’t…

NRPLUS Conference Call with Mike Pompeo and Rich Lowry

On Thursday morning, Rich Lowry spoke with former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on an exclusive, members-only NRPLUS conference call. Rich and the secretary kicked off the call with a discussion of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. Secretary Pompeo pointed out how what we are seeing now is nothing new from Putin –…

Hong Kong’s Anti-Freedom Crusade Ramps Up With New ‘Treason’ And ‘Sedition’ Laws

The crackdown on individual freedoms in Hong Kong is set to get much worse this year, as government authorities are slated to impose new laws against a host of so-called “national security crimes.” According to the Hong Kong Free Press, “[O]n Wednesday, Chief Executive Carrie Lam confirmed that her government will create new ‘local legislation’…

Intel CEO Doubles Down on Xinjiang Apology: ‘No Reason to Call Out One Region in Particular’

Pat Gelsinger made the comments after his company backtracked a statement calling out forced labor in Xinjiang. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE I ntel CEO Pat Gelsinger on Monday defended his company’s decision to backtrack after initially asking suppliers to avoid sourcing components from China’s Xinjiang region, where Beijing carries out systematic forced-labor abuses. During a webinar…

Jim Jordan Refuses To Cooperate With Democrats’ Jan. 6 Witch Hunt

Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan said he would refuse Democrats’ request for cooperation with the House Select Committee on Jan. 6 in a letter to Chairman Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., Sunday. In December, the House panel to which Jordan’s minority appointment was barred by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi demanded the prominent Freedom Caucus member answer questions…

An Exasperating, Brilliant Filmmaker Who Changed His Art Form

Peter Bogdanovich, who died Thursday at 82, goes in the books as a cautionary lesson. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE A true student of cinema, Peter Bogdanovich set the table for the Coen Brothers and Quentin Tarantino by pioneering an intriguing new approach to cinema: making movies about other movies. Like those others, Bogdanovich lived in the…

Albany DA Drops Forcible Touching Charges against Andrew Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks from the One World Trade Center Tower in New York City, June 15, 2021. (Mike Segar/Reuters) The Albany County District Attorney’s office said Tuesday it was dropping criminal charges of forcible touching against former New York governor Andrew Cuomo just days before he was set to be arraigned. District…

Why Tradition-Loving Conservatives Are Waging War On Institutions

Tim Stanley, author of “Whatever Happened to Tradition?: History, Belonging and the Future of the West,” joined Federalist Publisher Ben Domenech on “The Ben Domenech Podcast” to discuss the future of the West’s liberal tradition, and conservatives’ paradoxical efforts to preserve it. “There is a divergence in conservative opinion at the moment over whether or…