DeftWire https://deftwire.com en-US Fri, 27 May 2022 09:13:04 -0500 Fri, 27 May 2022 09:13:04 -0500 School shootings, by the numbers https://www.theracketnews.com/p/school-shootings-by-the-numbers?sd=fs Have there really been 27 school shootings in 2022? <br><br><a href="https://www.theracketnews.com/p/school-shootings-by-the-numbers?sd=fs">Read More...</a> Fri, 27 May 2022 09:13:04 -0500 Uvalde mayor fires off blunt message to 'haters' who don't like how he handled Beto O'Rourke: 'To hell with you, too' https://www.theblaze.com/news/don-mclaughlin-responds-beto-orourke-outburst?utm_content=buffer0378e&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=fb-blazemedia&fbclid=IwAR0Z5-zLrpzSu5CiqFP2VASU42LKk21-OJkENhR8bDE-PiHyR7ldSvUkgmY&fs=e&s=cl The mayor of Uvalde, Texas, fired back at critics on Wednesday who condemned his reaction to Democrat Beto O'Rourke interrupting a press conference about the Ross Elementary School massacre.What is the background?As Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) was finishing a press conference about the massacre, O'Ro... <br><br><a href="https://www.theblaze.com/news/don-mclaughlin-responds-beto-orourke-outburst?utm_content=buffer0378e&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=fb-blazemedia&fbclid=IwAR0Z5-zLrpzSu5CiqFP2VASU42LKk21-OJkENhR8bDE-PiHyR7ldSvUkgmY&fs=e&s=cl">Read More...</a> Thu, 26 May 2022 18:07:23 -0500 Texas school shooting: Loved ones outside school begged police to go inside during shooting: 'Go in there!' https://www.foxnews.com/us/texas-school-shooting-loved-ones-onlookers-outside-urged-police-go-inside Loved ones waiting outside Robb Elementary School on Tuesday begged police officers who were standing outside to go in and stop the shooter from killing their children, witnesses say. <br><br><a href="https://www.foxnews.com/us/texas-school-shooting-loved-ones-onlookers-outside-urged-police-go-inside">Read More...</a> Thu, 26 May 2022 13:37:16 -0500 Miami Heat Urges Fans To Call Senators ‘Demanding Their Support For Common-Sense Gun Laws’ Before Playoff Game | The Daily Wire https://www.dailywire.com/news/miami-heat-urges-fans-to-call-senators-demanding-their-support-for-common-sense-gun-laws-before-playoff-game?fs=e&s=cl <br><br><a href="https://www.dailywire.com/news/miami-heat-urges-fans-to-call-senators-demanding-their-support-for-common-sense-gun-laws-before-playoff-game?fs=e&s=cl">Read More...</a> Thu, 26 May 2022 13:33:55 -0500 EA Breaks Hearts of Woke Employees, Commits to NOT Speaking Out on Progressive Political Issues https://www.louderwithcrowder.com/ea-political-issues Good for them. <br><br><a href="https://www.louderwithcrowder.com/ea-political-issues">Read More...</a> Thu, 26 May 2022 12:32:20 -0500 Abbott Declares Texas Still in 'State of Disaster' Due to COVID - Texas Scorecard https://texasscorecard.com/state/abbott-declares-texas-still-in-state-of-disaster-due-to-covid/ Texas' COVID emergency declaration extended for another 30 days. <br><br><a href="https://texasscorecard.com/state/abbott-declares-texas-still-in-state-of-disaster-due-to-covid/">Read More...</a> Thu, 26 May 2022 10:47:26 -0500 Oklahoma governor signs the nation's strictest abortion ban https://apnews.com/article/abortion-us-supreme-court-health-texas-oklahoma-ad37e8db8a0f3fd9f4fcd215f8a3ed0a OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt on Wednesday signed into law the nation’s strictest abortion ban, making the state the first in the nation to effectively end availability of the procedure. <br><br><a href="https://apnews.com/article/abortion-us-supreme-court-health-texas-oklahoma-ad37e8db8a0f3fd9f4fcd215f8a3ed0a">Read More...</a> Thu, 26 May 2022 00:23:40 -0500 Comparing the Global Rate of Mass Public Shootings to the U.S.’s Rate and Comparing Their Changes Over Time https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3289010 The U.S. is well below the world average in terms of the number of mass public shootings, and the global increase over time has been much bigger than for the Un <br><br><a href="https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3289010">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 22:03:55 -0500 Millionaires at Davos call for higher taxes worldwide: 'Tax us now' https://www.foxbusiness.com/money/millionaires-davos-call-higher-taxes-worldwide-tax-us-now?cmpid=fb_fbn&fbclid=IwAR1-_eLu_2eGgKMNzVxDPVF7OpKEnHTl84OOs9_g6dUC3vAJnP2oU1-KQ9E The "Patriotic Millionaires" published a letter the week of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, pushing for higher taxes on the wealthy. <br><br><a href="https://www.foxbusiness.com/money/millionaires-davos-call-higher-taxes-worldwide-tax-us-now?cmpid=fb_fbn&fbclid=IwAR1-_eLu_2eGgKMNzVxDPVF7OpKEnHTl84OOs9_g6dUC3vAJnP2oU1-KQ9E">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 19:11:33 -0500 United Airlines fires employee left bloodied after airport brawl with ex-NFL player Brendan Langley https://www.foxnews.com/sports/united-airlines-fires-employee-airport-brawl-nfl-brendan-langley United Airlines has terminated an employee who was caught on video in a physical altercation with former Denver Broncos cornerback Brendan Langley at Newark airport last week. <br><br><a href="https://www.foxnews.com/sports/united-airlines-fires-employee-airport-brawl-nfl-brendan-langley">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 18:48:34 -0500 More baby formula is heading to store shelves as early as this weekend | CNN https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/25/health/formula-supply/index.html More baby formula is expected on store shelves as soon as this weekend through a variety of government efforts. <br><br><a href="https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/25/health/formula-supply/index.html">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 18:36:11 -0500 Senators Demand Biden Turn Over All Internal Records on ‘Ministry of Truth’ https://neonnettle.com/news/19158-senators-demand-biden-turn-over-all-internal-records-on-ministry-of-truth- The Senators sent a joint letter Monday to DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas - Five Senators have demanded that the Biden administration turn over all internal records on the n... | NEON NETTLE <br><br><a href="https://neonnettle.com/news/19158-senators-demand-biden-turn-over-all-internal-records-on-ministry-of-truth-">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 18:20:39 -0500 Texas school shooter was known to police, bullied by classmates https://thepostmillennial.com/texas-school-shooter-was-known-to-police-bullied-by-classmates?utm_campaign=64487 It was reported that the shooter, while living with his mother, was visited by police due to conflicts between the two. <br><br><a href="https://thepostmillennial.com/texas-school-shooter-was-known-to-police-bullied-by-classmates?utm_campaign=64487">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 18:06:57 -0500 Biden approval rating at lowest point in Reuters-Ipsos polling https://thehill.com/news/administration/3501051-biden-approval-rating-at-lowest-point-in-reuters-ipsos-polling/ President Biden’s approval rating fell to 36 percent in a Reuters-Ipsos poll released Tuesday, marking its lowest point to date in that particular poll. The poll found Biden’s approval rating fell … <br><br><a href="https://thehill.com/news/administration/3501051-biden-approval-rating-at-lowest-point-in-reuters-ipsos-polling/">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 16:22:16 -0500 BREAKING: Beto O'Rourke disrupts Governor Abbott's press conference on school shooting, escorted out by police https://thepostmillennial.com/breaking-beto-orourke-disrupts-governor-abbotts-press-conference-on-school-shooting-escorted-out-by-police?utm_campaign=64487 "I can't believe you're a sick son of a b*tch who would come to a deal like this to make a political issue," one man is heard yelling at O'Rourke. <br><br><a href="https://thepostmillennial.com/breaking-beto-orourke-disrupts-governor-abbotts-press-conference-on-school-shooting-escorted-out-by-police?utm_campaign=64487">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 16:20:04 -0500 Texas school shooting investigators hunt for motive: 'A lot of unanswered questions' https://www.foxnews.com/us/texas-school-shooting-investigators-motive-uvalde The motive for the school shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, that left 19 students and 2 adults dead was still under investigation on Wednesday. <br><br><a href="https://www.foxnews.com/us/texas-school-shooting-investigators-motive-uvalde">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 16:19:14 -0500 Good news: The U.S. birth rate went up last year for the first time in nearly a decade https://notthebee.com/article/the-us-birth-rate-went-up-last-year-for-the-first-time-in-nearly-a-decade?fbclid=IwAR0R77DcKVWWBC3djxxWRE__ApmJ1FW5RwJRT87qyhzFle6MMm0WMysPI7s We've kinda sorta maybe possibly been teetering toward civilizational-collapse levels of fertility in the United States over the past few decades, so this is, all things considered, very welcome news: <br><br><a href="https://notthebee.com/article/the-us-birth-rate-went-up-last-year-for-the-first-time-in-nearly-a-decade?fbclid=IwAR0R77DcKVWWBC3djxxWRE__ApmJ1FW5RwJRT87qyhzFle6MMm0WMysPI7s">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 15:00:39 -0500 Five takeaways from primaries in Georgia, Alabama and beyond https://thehill.com/news/campaign/3500695-five-takeaways-from-primaries-in-georgia-alabama-and-beyond/?fbclid=IwAR2dcnYR1cZJSsL9OjbDV7p-uxQhZWTFum5HZc7onxJi78LPfQzeXwzw-ks Tuesday marked yet another eventful primary night with former President Trump’s political brand once again being put to the test. Trump’s endorsement suffered a major loss in Georgia’s gubernatoria… <br><br><a href="https://thehill.com/news/campaign/3500695-five-takeaways-from-primaries-in-georgia-alabama-and-beyond/?fbclid=IwAR2dcnYR1cZJSsL9OjbDV7p-uxQhZWTFum5HZc7onxJi78LPfQzeXwzw-ks">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 09:26:16 -0500 Andy Stanley: Why I Stopped Saying ‘The Bible Says’ When I Preach https://churchleaders.com/podcast/333806-andy-stanley-bible-inerrancy-evangelism.html?fbclid=IwAR3glunWdoCn-vkwp6N-NaxZjL9PtMYO-ObyGNTZLxzQxfam5CrRutsNrYA Andy Stanley unpacks his reasoning for eliminating phrases such as "the Bible says" from his preaching in order to reach the younger generations and return to a New Testament model of evangelism. <br><br><a href="https://churchleaders.com/podcast/333806-andy-stanley-bible-inerrancy-evangelism.html?fbclid=IwAR3glunWdoCn-vkwp6N-NaxZjL9PtMYO-ObyGNTZLxzQxfam5CrRutsNrYA">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 09:01:42 -0500 Southern Baptist Convention pledges to release secret database of accused sex offenders https://www.nbcnews.com/news/religion/southern-baptist-convention-pledges-release-secret-database-accused-se-rcna30360?cid=sm_npd_nn_fb_ma&fbclid=IwAR0EoXbMIwn8YkcPMwmsHS_BWcOV2gMSZdaQ1-T2gDKFHGiJYkgARJnywLo The move comes in the wake of a blockbuster report detailing widespread allegations of sexual misconduct among clergy and a cover-up by leadership. <br><br><a href="https://www.nbcnews.com/news/religion/southern-baptist-convention-pledges-release-secret-database-accused-se-rcna30360?cid=sm_npd_nn_fb_ma&fbclid=IwAR0EoXbMIwn8YkcPMwmsHS_BWcOV2gMSZdaQ1-T2gDKFHGiJYkgARJnywLo">Read More...</a> Wed, 25 May 2022 00:48:18 -0500 Mike Rowe Says Feds Revoked His Filming Permit, Received Call Claiming It Was Pulled For His ‘Personal Politics’ | The Daily Wire https://www.dailywire.com/news/mike-rowe-says-feds-revoked-his-filming-permit-received-call-claiming-it-was-pulled-for-his-personal-politics <br><br><a href="https://www.dailywire.com/news/mike-rowe-says-feds-revoked-his-filming-permit-received-call-claiming-it-was-pulled-for-his-personal-politics">Read More...</a> Tue, 24 May 2022 12:43:02 -0500 Christian Graphic Designer Fears for Her Life as Freedom of Speech Case Heads to Supreme Court https://m.theepochtimes.com/mkt_app/colorado-graphic-designer-fears-for-her-life-as-religious-freedom-case-heads-to-supreme-court_4476981.html?fbclid=IwAR1HN4EQpvnXzX2j8wGR_wjLwGeioIT_h2zLq-Yt1lmtWh3iPesxQM5NI3I Lorie Smith left the corporate world in 2012 to form her own website design firm, 303 Creative, which ... <br><br><a href="https://m.theepochtimes.com/mkt_app/colorado-graphic-designer-fears-for-her-life-as-religious-freedom-case-heads-to-supreme-court_4476981.html?fbclid=IwAR1HN4EQpvnXzX2j8wGR_wjLwGeioIT_h2zLq-Yt1lmtWh3iPesxQM5NI3I">Read More...</a> Mon, 23 May 2022 21:54:26 -0500 More than 70,000 pounds of formula arrives in US, shipment will not be heading to store shelves https://thepostmillennial.com/more-than-70-000-pounds-of-formula-arrives-in-us-shipment-will-not-be-heading-to-store-shelves?utm_campaign=64487 This initial shipment, which landed in Indianapolis on Sunday, will be destined for pharmacies and health care facilities. <br><br><a href="https://thepostmillennial.com/more-than-70-000-pounds-of-formula-arrives-in-us-shipment-will-not-be-heading-to-store-shelves?utm_campaign=64487">Read More...</a> Mon, 23 May 2022 12:53:56 -0500 Monkeypox outbreak is primarily spreading through sex, WHO officials say https://www.cnbc.com/2022/05/23/monkeypox-outbreak-is-primarily-spreading-through-sex-who-officials-say.html An outbreak of the monkeypox virus in North America and Europe is primarily spreading through sex among men with about 200 confirmed and suspected cases. <br><br><a href="https://www.cnbc.com/2022/05/23/monkeypox-outbreak-is-primarily-spreading-through-sex-who-officials-say.html">Read More...</a> Mon, 23 May 2022 12:52:57 -0500 BREAKING: Biden says US will 'militarily' defend Taiwan against China if they invade https://thepostmillennial.com/biden-says-us-will-militarily-defend-taiwan-against-china?utm_campaign=64487 "That's the commitment we made," Biden said. "That's the commitment we made. We are not—look," Biden said. <br><br><a href="https://thepostmillennial.com/biden-says-us-will-militarily-defend-taiwan-against-china?utm_campaign=64487">Read More...</a> Mon, 23 May 2022 12:52:32 -0500 41 Inconvenient Truths on the "New Energy Economy" | Mark P. Mills https://fee.org/articles/41-inconvenient-truths-on-the-new-energy-economy/?fbclid=IwAR2LZhUbqgtuyNbvsPGm3kH3la_GYTgpM-F7DVf8S3LWfp3OZ-NNRQ7O9MI Storing the energy equivalent of one barrel of oil, which weighs 300 pounds, requires 20,000 pounds of Tesla batteries ($200,000 worth). <br><br><a href="https://fee.org/articles/41-inconvenient-truths-on-the-new-energy-economy/?fbclid=IwAR2LZhUbqgtuyNbvsPGm3kH3la_GYTgpM-F7DVf8S3LWfp3OZ-NNRQ7O9MI">Read More...</a> Mon, 23 May 2022 00:32:14 -0500 Terms of Use and Access - PNAS https://www.pnas.org/about/terms Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), a peer reviewed journal of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) - an authoritative source of high-impact, original research that broadly spans the biological, physical, and social sciences. <br><br><a href="https://www.pnas.org/about/terms">Read More...</a> Sun, 22 May 2022 23:16:13 -0500 Federal judge strikes down Tennessee's transgender bathroom sign law https://www.nbcnews.com/nbc-out/out-politics-and-policy/judge-strikes-tennessees-transgender-bathroom-sign-law-rcna29267 "Transgender Tennesseans are real. The businesses and establishments that wish to welcome them are real," District Judge Aleta A. Trauger wrote. <br><br><a href="https://www.nbcnews.com/nbc-out/out-politics-and-policy/judge-strikes-tennessees-transgender-bathroom-sign-law-rcna29267">Read More...</a> Sun, 22 May 2022 18:07:47 -0500 San Francisco Archbishop bars Nancy Pelosi from Communion over abortion stance https://nypost.com/2022/05/20/san-francisco-archbishop-bars-pelosi-from-communion-over-abortion/?fbclid=IwAR0D804Pqq8W9u8YChrUfOxVPX7rJ2LcRmr7Kv48rjyO78XhUDeVhMaSnW0 San Francisco’s Roman Catholic archbishop has banned House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) from receiving Holy Communion during Mass until she repents of her public pro-abortion stance.  “A Ca… <br><br><a href="https://nypost.com/2022/05/20/san-francisco-archbishop-bars-pelosi-from-communion-over-abortion/?fbclid=IwAR0D804Pqq8W9u8YChrUfOxVPX7rJ2LcRmr7Kv48rjyO78XhUDeVhMaSnW0">Read More...</a> Sun, 22 May 2022 14:35:37 -0500 Column: Twitter Gained Influence on a Foundation of Lies That Elon Musk Threatens to Uncover https://www.outkick.com/elon-musk-twitter-bots-veritas/ The greatest threat Elon Musk poses to Twitter is not taking control of the platform for future purposes, but uncovering the previous inner workings of <br><br><a href="https://www.outkick.com/elon-musk-twitter-bots-veritas/">Read More...</a> Sat, 21 May 2022 21:58:35 -0500 Oklahoma Proposed Bill Would Fine Teachers $10,000 For Contradicting A Student’s Religious Beliefs https://www.forbes.com/sites/petergreene/2022/02/04/oklahoma-proposed-bill-would-fine-teachers-10000-for-contradicting-a-students-religious-belief/?utm_campaign=forbes&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_term=Valerie&fbclid=IwAR3CKEfcz8Bur1leoKuUYSfjq9_Qeso0Sk3IPqSxyNUxZiT0ERqWfL8ul_g&sh=283028df1a16 A sign of just how far some legislators feel empowered to go in attempts to control what teachers may or may not say in a classroom. <br><br><a href="https://www.forbes.com/sites/petergreene/2022/02/04/oklahoma-proposed-bill-would-fine-teachers-10000-for-contradicting-a-students-religious-belief/?utm_campaign=forbes&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_term=Valerie&fbclid=IwAR3CKEfcz8Bur1leoKuUYSfjq9_Qeso0Sk3IPqSxyNUxZiT0ERqWfL8ul_g&sh=283028df1a16">Read More...</a> Fri, 20 May 2022 22:37:33 -0500