Former President Trump ends his rally address with an announcement about 2022 and beyond, the battle against the "Radical left Marxist maniacs." "We embrace free thought, we stand up to political correctness... and we reject the intolerance of left wing cancel culture."
Tokyo Olympics opening draws 16.7 million U.S. TV viewers, a 33-year low
Who do Murdoch's cronies think they're trying to kid?!! They have been shouting "lockdown is dictatorship" every day for the last year, and then act all surprised when people believe them. #MurdochMarches #MurdochRoyalCommission /
But back to charts: All the data we have suggests vaccines are working remarkably well. Far beyond what had been hoped for a year ago. For example, a fully-vaxxed 80-year-old now has the same risk of dying from Covid as an unvaxxxed 50-year-old. That's an enormous drop in risk!
Manipur | We're happy that she got the first medal for India. We expected her to win a gold medal but we are happy that she won the silver medal. She has made us and the whole country proud of her, say Saikhom Tombi and Saikhom Kriti, parents of #MirabaiChanu #Olympics
The Chinese government's latest sanctions, including on @hrw 's China director @SophieHRW , are diplomatic tantrums that are designed to distract attention away from Beijing's commission of crimes against humanity against Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang.
Taekwondo-Thailand's Wongpattanakit wins women's 49kG gold medal
I'm very happy that I've won the medal. The entire country was watching me & they had their expectations, I was a little nervous but I was determined to give my best...I worked really hard for this: Weightlifter#MirabaiChanu (Photo Credit: Indian Olympic Association)
Here's the protest just outside Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, which is easily audible inside during quiet moments
The hospitalization levels in hard-hit states along with the rate of poltiicans and athletes testing positive indicates to me there is *much* more community spread of Covid right now than testing is picking up.
Texas has begun arresting illegal immigrants who are trespassing in Texas or vandalizing property & fences. They are now being sent to this jail rather than being released like the Biden Admin. has been doing. We are adding more officers, National Guard & jails.
Thanks to Prop 47 thefts under $950 will not be prosecuted, so cops will not bother showing up. Just a reminder that you get what you voted for, California!
Massive floods in central China, caused by record-breaking rainfall, leave 12 dead and more than 100,000 people evacuated
NEW: A New York City pilot program to respond to 911 calls for mental health crises with social workers instead of cops appears to be reducing unnecessary hospitalizations, while increasing the percentage of people who accept help when offered.