Author: John Rigolizzo

Report: Number of High School Graduations Stalled Or Even Dropped In 2021 Because Of COVID-19

A new report shows that high school graduation rates across the country declined in part because of the COVID-19 pandemic. “High school graduation rates dipped in at least 20 states after the first full school year disrupted by the pandemic, suggesting the coronavirus may have ended nearly two decades of nationwide progress toward getting more …

‘Not Long For This World’: Democrats Of All Stripes Plan To Campaign On Gutting Filibuster

Democrats are already preparing to make abolishing or amending the filibuster a plank of future campaign platforms, after efforts to break the filibuster to pass a pair of federal election takeover bills failed in the Senate. The Hill reported Tuesday that Democrat politicians and strategists see opposition to filibuster reform as increasingly untenable, and both …

Bipartisan AGs Suing Google, Alleging ‘Deceptive Practices,’ Tracking Users Without Consent

A bipartisan group of states’ Attorneys General is suing Google, alleging that the Big Tech giant used deceptive practices to continually track its users’ location. The Attorneys General of Washington State, Indiana, Texas, and Washington, D.C. have each filed suits in their respective federal courts, alleging that Google violated various consumer protection laws in those …

Twitter Users Roast Bloomberg After Embarrassing Tweet Comparing COVID-19 Vaccine To ‘Lord Of The Rings’

Twitter users blasted Bloomberg News after the outlet posted an embarrassing headline comparing the possibility of a universal coronavirus vaccine to the One Ring from J.R.R. Tolkien’s legendary fantasy trilogy “The Lord of the Rings.” Writing under the heading, “One Shot To Rule Them All,” Bloomberg editor Mark Gongloff summarized an opinion piece on the …

British Commentator Breaks Down Describing ‘Damage’ Of Masks In Schools: ‘They’ve Ruined Our Lives’

A British political commentator broke down in tears while describing the damage done to students in the United Kingdom, after the U.K. lifted its COVID-19 restrictions. Speaking on GBNews’ “Dewbs & Co.” Wednesday evening, commentator and independent journalist Sophie Corcoran, who was a student during the pandemic, spoke about the lifting of restrictions in schools, …