Ashe SchowJuly 18, 202110min
President Joe Biden on Friday on Friday claimed social media companies were “killing people” by allowing vaccine misinformation to spread on their platforms, echoing other members of his administration who earlier in the week complained about alleged misinformation. White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki, for example, said the Biden administration would reach out to social […]

Ashe SchowJuly 6, 20216min
The Olympics in Tokyo this year is set to be the most political yet, and the games haven’t even started. Athletes who otherwise would receive little to no attention are making various political statements, gaining them praise in the media and adoration from more famous athletes. Take the example of a hammer thrower, who turned […]

Ashe SchowJuly 4, 20215min
Athletes will be give a little more leeway to express their personal political and social justice views during the Tokyo Olympics after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) slightly loosened its rules regarding political expression. USA Today reported that the IOC issued the new guidance on Friday, just three weeks before the Tokyo Games begin. The […]

Ashe SchowJune 21, 20215min
A tragic accident at the Stonewall Pride Parade in Wilton Manors, Florida, was turned into a political weapon by Democrats and their media supporters. One man was killed while another was injured when the driver of a pickup truck accelerated and ran them over. Within moments of the tragedy and before any information was known, […]

Ashe SchowMay 26, 20215min
Six months ago, Rutgers Law School-Camden’s Student Bar Association (SBA) passed an amendment that forced student groups to promote critical race theory if they wanted to receive student government funding. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) sent a letter to Rutgers University, asking them to rescind the requirement, informing the university that such […]

Ashe SchowMay 2, 20215min
In today’s rush to condemn anyone for even the perception of thinking incorrectly, sometimes the simplest gesture can be radically misconstrued into monstrosity. The latest example comes from Jeopardy! Winner Kelly Donohue, who was publicly blasted by people who insisted he had flashed a white power hand gesture on television. Hundreds of former contestants even […]

Ashe SchowApril 21, 20215min
The Education Department has proposed a rule that would prioritize grant applications to school districts wanting to include critical race theory, the 1619 Project, and so-called anti-racism studies into their civics curriculum. Legal Insurrection reported that the Education Department proposed the new rule on Monday in an apparent move to continue reversing the Trump administration’s […]

Ashe SchowApril 18, 20215min
Journalist Glenn Greenwald again skewered the media for rushing to present a particular narrative without evidence that has since been proven to be false. The latest example involves a claim from last year that Russia had placed bounties on U.S. troops in Afghanistan. The original claim was reported by The New York Times citing anonymous […]