Facebook announced on Wednesday, May 5th that their “Oversight Board”, a company-appointed panel, ruled that the ban of President Donald J. Trump for life from their social media platform was justified at the time but added that the company should reassess its action and make a final decision in six months.
Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a Somali-born Dutch-American activist, feminist, author, and scholar. She also was elected to the House of Representatives in the Netherlands. In her new book Prey, Ayaan exposes the wave of violent crime against women across Europe stemming from the arrival of several million migrants. She is Newt’s guest for his latest podcast.
President Biden announced his new “American Jobs Plan” on Wednesday in Pittsburgh. It should be called the “American Jobs Killing Tax Plan.” The proposed cost of the plan is $2.25 trillion. It is allegedly for infrastructure investment. Biden and the left-wing-controlled House and Senate already passed the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan. Newt’s guest is Adam Andrzejewski, Founder and CEO of OpentheBooks.com.
Much like 2016, the 2020 election is expected to be a close contest. We might not even have a clear winner on Election Day. Which makes these final days of the campaign all the more important, as President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden make their final rounds across the country. Naturally, both candidates are focusing primarily on many of the same states as time to campaign runs out. But why visit states such Florida and Pennsylvania repeatedly?
Last week, we asked readers what they thought the outcome of the election would be for President Trump. Three different options were given to choose from and the results are now in! The most selected choice was that President Trump “wins by a larger margin than in 2016” with 78.87 percent (892 readers) of the vote.
There was a lot to regret about this election cycle – social media oligopolies abandoned every vestige of impartiality, American cities went up in flames as racial tensions reached a fever pitch, the mainstream media turned into a protection racket for the candidate they favored and a pandemic arrived from China just when it seemed like President Trump was coasting to re-election. However, given all that, one should be thankful for the perspective this election cycle has provided.