• Hodder Studio pre-empts 'captivating' debut from Buzzfeed editor Obaro 30 Oct 2020 13:19 Published October 30, 2020 by Katherine Cowdrey Hodder Studio has pre-empted a "captivating and joyous" debut novel from Buzzfeed editor and writer Tomi Obaro, set in Lagos and following the evolving fates of three best friends.... Hodder Studio …
  • BBC denies impartial staff 'banned from Pride marches' - but should seek advice 30 Oct 2020 13:13 The BBC has denied that staff who must be politically neutral have been told not to attend LGBT or BLM protests - but said if in doubt they should seek advice before attending events. The i newspaper reported that senior executives were told in a meeting …
  • Pediatric Masks Market Overview, New Opportunities & SWOT Analysis by 2025 30 Oct 2020 12:21 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Latest released the research study on Global Pediatric Masks Market, offers a detailed overview of the factors influencing the global …
  • Bonus editorial cartoon for Aug. 29, 2020 30 Oct 2020 12:07
  • Automated Hospital Beds Market (impact of COVID-19)Healthcare Equipment, Highlights, Expert Reviews 2020-2025 30 Oct 2020 11:18 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Final Report will add the analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on this industry. MarketIntelligenceData has recently added the report …
  • How well are the British coping with their finances? 30 Oct 2020 11:18 Nearly half of Britons are ‘living comfortably’ even in the midst of a pandemic, according to a report from YouGov. Though this means that more than half of the country’s citizens are facing some form of financial discomfort, it’s reassuring to find out …
  • Editorial: Memo to the Supreme Court: Let the people vote 30 Oct 2020 11:16 At a time when its legitimacy as an apolitical institution is being questioned, the Supreme Court has been dragged into partisan disputes about when and how ballots should be counted in an election upended by the COVID-19 pandemic. Too often it has …
  • Letters to the Editor: Trying to remove Sheriff Alex Villanueva is an undemocratic power play 30 Oct 2020 11:16 To the editor: Your editorial against electing sheriffs says that Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva is accountable effectively to no one. I’m sure ex-Sheriff Lee Baca thought the same, and now he sits in federal prison. The truth of the matter is …
  • Editorial: Halloween in COVID times is a big boohoo 30 Oct 2020 11:16 My two young kids were determined to trick-or-treat this year. The COVID-19 pandemic had already crushed the year’s rituals and milestones. There were no Easter egg hunts, no end-of-school celebrations and no summer camp. My older son’s elementary school …
  • Editorial: Mask up or lock down 30 Oct 2020 11:16 The way President Trump tells it, the COVID-19 pandemic is all but vanquished in the U.S., with a vaccine just around the corner. Healthcare workers across the country know better. Coronavirus cases are surging to record highs, a fact that’s not …
  • Trump Appointee Removes 'Firewall' Preventing Administration From Meddling In VOA Reporting 30 Oct 2020 11:15 from the impossible-to-breach-a-firewall-that-no-longer-exists dept Earlier this month, it was reported that the "rule of law" Trump administration was (yet again) violating the law. In this particular case, Trump appointee Michael Pack -- the …
  • Editorial Cartoon • 10-30-20 30 Oct 2020 10:32
  • 2024: Smart Waste Management Market Analysis and Size report will reach to 20 Million USD at CAGR of 17 % 30 Oct 2020 10:18 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Selbyville, Delaware. The report Smart Waste Management Market Analysis and forecast 2024 maintains enhanced dynamics and is …
  • Industry News: Detonator Market share will grow at CAGR of -1.3 % says Marketstudyreport 30 Oct 2020 10:18 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Selbyville, Delaware. The report Detonator Market Analysis and forecast 2024 maintains enhanced dynamics and is overshadowed by a top …
  • PRIVILEGE VS. ENTITLEMENT 2.0 30 Oct 2020 10:10 ADVERTISEMENT In 2016, our editorial staff recommended that you vote for anyone but Donald Trump for president. In 2020, we take a cue from Generation Z voters and suggest that you ‘Settle for Biden.’ BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF Former Vice President Joe …
  • Obituary: Tom Maschler 30 Oct 2020 10:02 Tom Maschler Born 16th August 1933 Died 15th October 2020 Rogers, Coleridge & White managing director Peter Straus remembers the late, acclaimed publisher Like many of the impressive publishers to emerge after the Second World War, Tom Maschler was a …
  • Do Americans Love their Country More than They Hate Trump? 30 Oct 2020 09:21 Many NeverTrumps assert that they're voting against Trump, not for Biden. But the reality is that a vote against Trump is a vote for Biden/Harris and their progressive policies.  Biden promised that if he is elected, "I'm gonna be good to …
  • Scammers using fake PAC emails to steal from voters 30 Oct 2020 09:21 Ever since the 2016 election, the overall issue of hacking has remained a theme in the headlines.  Now cyber-criminals are deploying a new tactic built around website spoofing of political action committee (PAC) domains in an effort to steal financial data …
  • French Crackdown on Islamists Following Teacher Beheading – Beyond the Matrix [audio] 30 Oct 2020 09:21 Photo Credit: Pixabay On Sunday, October 18, 2020, tens of thousands of Parisians including French President Macron filled Place de la République protesting the grisly beheading of French schoolteacher, Samuel Paty by an 18-year-old Chechen refugee at the …
  • Pack Temperature Controller Market: Business Analysis 2026 by Prominent Key Players : Dwyer, Rockwell Automation, Watlow, Tempco, Novus, Briskheat, Red Lion 30 Oct 2020 09:17 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- The global Pack Temperature Controller Market report provides an estimated market growth of Digital Pressure Controllers industry. An …
  • Glenn Greenwald tells Tucker Carlson 'the left is in bed with a CIA set on destroying Trump' 30 Oct 2020 08:31 Glenn Greenwald on Thursday told Tucker Carlson the left supports a CIA set on destroying Donald Trump after earlier resigning from a website he co-founded, claiming editors 'censored' an article he wrote criticizing Joe Biden.  The journalist, …
  • Editorial: COVID-19 communication problem 30 Oct 2020 08:00 On Monday, the government announced its latest measures intended to slow the spread of COVID-19. It was a significant piece of information for the public: all bars will shut until December and no more than six people will be permitted to gather in groups …
  • ‘It’s Not Going Away’; Tucker Fires Back at ‘Professional Class’ Ignoring Biden Corruption 30 Oct 2020 07:43 On Thursday night, Fox News Channel host Tucker Carlson continued to reiterate the mounting evidence of corruption by the Biden family, two days after his interview with Tony Bobulinski and two days into the “complete media blackout” that raises questions …
  • EDITORIAL: Wishing the region a safe and happy Halloween 30 Oct 2020 07:27 However you choose to celebrate The Spruce Grove Examiner and Stony Plain Reporter hope you have a spooktacular Halloween. The night ghosts, ghouls and children alike have been waiting for will go forward under the blessing of the chief medical officer of …
  • IoT Healthcare Market Trends – Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Top Key Players and Regional Forecast 2020-2025 30 Oct 2020 07:26 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Selbyville, Delaware, The next five years the IoT Healthcare market will register a 22.9% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global market …
  • Bicycle Tire Market Size growing at 6.2% CAGR to hit USD 9.06 billion by 2027 30 Oct 2020 07:26 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Selbyville, Delaware, Global Bicycle Tire Market Report added at Market Study Report LLC offers industry size, share, growth, trends …
  • Wind Blades Market Size 2020 Global Industry Share, Growth, Trend, Demand, Top Players, Opportunities and Forecast to 2025 30 Oct 2020 07:26 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Selbyville, Delaware, The next five years the Wind Blades market will register a 4.2% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global market …
  • At 8.5% CAGR, Fleet Management Market Size is Projected to be Around US$ 10140 million by 2025 30 Oct 2020 07:21 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Selbyville, Delaware, The next five years the Fleet Management market will register a 8.5% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global …
  • IoT in Manufacturing Market Size growing at 11% CAGR to hit USD 755.9 million by 2025 30 Oct 2020 07:21 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Selbyville, Delaware, The next five years the IoT in Manufacturing market will register a 11.0% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global …
  • Editorial: Editorial board’s endorsements for local races 30 Oct 2020 07:20 State’s Attorney The editorial board of The Daily Eastern News endorses Jesse Danley for the office of State’s Attorney because he has shown since his appointment to the position that he is capable to perform the necessary duties for the office and shows …
  • Erotic Lingerie Market Share Worldwide Industry Growth, Size, Statistics and Opportunity During 2020 to 2026 30 Oct 2020 06:23 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Global Erotic Lingerie Market Size, Status And Forecast 2020-2026 Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Global Erotic Lingerie Market Size research report with COVID-19 …
  • Dark Chocolate Market Share Worldwide Industry Growth, Size, Statistics and Opportunity During 2020 to 2026 30 Oct 2020 06:23 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Global Dark Chocolate Market Size, Status And Forecast 2020-2026 Oct 30, 2020 (Market Insight Reports) -- Global Dark Chocolate Market Size research report with COVID-19 …
  • Let's admit it: Republican actively want Americans to get sick 30 Oct 2020 06:08 With revelations that herd immunity isn't just the accidental result of Donald Trump's inaction, but the policy actually being pursued by the Scott Atlas-dominated coronavirus task force, something that has never made any sense finally clicks into …
  • EDITORIAL: Masks no cure-all, but they do have role in prevention 30 Oct 2020 04:32 If you’re one of the few who still resists donning a face covering when venturing out, you should reconsider. Coronavirus cases are climbing again in the United States, although deaths as a percentage of confirmed cases continue to decline. The debate over …
  • EDITORIAL: First snowfall. Get prepared for winter driving 30 Oct 2020 03:00 Categories: Editorial, Opinion Chances are when you look out your window this morning, you might see something on the ground that you haven’t in quite a few months. Snow. The Capital Region is expected to get its first dose of the white stuff today, …
  • The Guardian Glenn Greenwald resigns from the Intercept over 'editorial freedom' 30 Oct 2020 00:19 Photograph: Ricardo Borges/APThe investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald has resigned abruptly from the Intercept, the news website he co-founded, and accused the organization of seeking to censor him over a planned article critical of the Democratic …
  • Editorial: Masks are valuable, but they’re only one part of the equation 29 Oct 2020 23:34 The Town of Morinville reported late Sunday night that two staff members had tested positive for COVID-19. Four Winds School, which now has an outbreak of 2-4 cases, according to the GOA Covid-19 School status map, is closed until next week. As expected, …
  • Editorial: Seasonal spooktacular 29 Oct 2020 23:33 Halloween: What was once a single night of chilling celebration now seems to last all month. Spooky season has grown, and I must admit, I love it. October in Jasper is also the Dark Sky Festival – a time to appreciate and explore the wonders and mysteries …
  • EDITORIAL: Time for toxic campaign tit for tat to stop 29 Oct 2020 22:50 AN ELECTION this important was always going to mean an intense campaign. What started as slightly unsavoury behaviour however has descended into a toxic tit for tat where some are determined to turn pre-polling booths into pre-schools and others are …
  • Editorial: Lightfoot’s call for more speed camera tickets a dead end 29 Oct 2020 22:24 We know from experience that a lopsided share of the cash from this change would come out of the pockets of poor and minority residents. It would inflict damage on those who simply lack the money to pay the fines. Five unpaid tickets from red-light or …
  • [Editorial] Path to recovery 29 Oct 2020 21:57 Apparently buoyed by positive figures released by the Bank of Korea on Tuesday, President Moon Jae-in said in his parliamentary speech on the proposed budget for 2021 the following day that it was time for a full-fledged push to revitalize the economy. He …
  • Glenn Greenwald resigns from the Intercept over 'editorial freedom' 29 Oct 2020 20:39 The investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald has resigned abruptly from the Intercept, the news website he co-founded, and accused the organization of seeking to censor him over a planned article critical of the Democratic nominee, Joe Biden. Sign up for …
  • Editorial: Skeptical about voting? You should read this 29 Oct 2020 18:46 This election is pretty important, but especially for students. Generation Z makes up 10% of the voting population this cycle, which has a significant impact on final results, according to Pew Research Center.  Young people have the greatest stake in the …
  • Editorial: The difference between advertisements and editorial content 29 Oct 2020 18:46 Specifically, we want to talk about advertisements.  The State News received a lot of feedback about ads placed by the owners of Harpers Restaurant & Brewpub and Political Plushies USA, a Kickstarter campaign promotion for Trumpangutan using the domain …
  • Editorial | Focus, Mr. Mayor, on the city’s problems — not the Mets 29 Oct 2020 17:13 Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City We’ve got enough problems in New York right now — a horrific pandemic, a devastated economy, racial injustice, rising shooting rates, even public …
  • Record editorial: This Halloween, the accelerating pandemic is the horror show 29 Oct 2020 14:19 As October comes to a close, the thing keeping health experts awake at night is not the ghosts, ghouls and goblins that will be on the prowl Saturday. More frightening than a monster or any Halloween spook a horror movie director could conjure up is the …
  • Editorial: Trump's COVID infection spotlighted a problem: What happens if a president-elect dies? 29 Oct 2020 10:41 President Trump’s brief hospitalization earlier this month for COVID-19 treatment spawned a flurry of “what if” discussions that, incongruously enough, proved to be a good thing for the country. How? By spotlighting how poorly prepared we are for some …
  • Editorial cartoon for Oct. 29, 2020 29 Oct 2020 07:09
  • EDITORIAL: ‘Moderate’ Biden says he’s Harris’ ‘running mate’ 29 Oct 2020 07:09 The California senator’s hard-left record. During a campaign stop in Atlanta on Tuesday, Joe Biden referred to himself as Kamala Harris’s “running mate.” As the crowd tittered, he added, “Y’all think I’m kidding, don’t you?” How Mr. Biden and Sen. Harris …
  • EDITORIAL: Getting out the vote is vital 29 Oct 2020 06:58 Leaders of both major political parties agree on one thing: The presidential election scheduled for Tuesday is among the most important in American history. Its outcome will shape our government, economy, even our society for many years to come. Your life …
  • Editorial: Is College the Only Viable Path to Success? 29 Oct 2020 06:55 As college students, it feels like we’re supposed to have everything figured out. We’re in school spending thousands of dollars on an education that many of us have been told is the only way to have a successful life. After we graduate, we need to find a …
  • Editorial | More newsroom cuts at Journal Star 29 Oct 2020 05:37 Poynter Institute for Media Studies has reported on yet another round of staff reductions in Gannett newsrooms and other departments nationwide. Gannett recently purchased the Peoria Journal Star. The paper currently has less than 10 percent of the …
  • EDITORIAL: Report on controversial arrest has lessons for police, suspects, public 29 Oct 2020 05:28 Categories: Editorial, Opinion Thoroughness. Fairness. Perspective. Candor. Those are four words one doesn’t often associate with government reports — especially those related to police interactions with the public. But the report issued Wednesday by …
  • Editorial: Hostel-Living During COVID 29 Oct 2020 04:26 By Zachary Flynn 11 days, 10 nights, 3 towns, 3 hostels, and somewhere between 15-20 roommates in total… it was hard to keep track. The 250,000 steps and 170 km hike were easier numbers to track; my phone took care of that. The mountains seemed like the …
  • Editorial: The Peshawar blast has made it clear that militants are regrouping and evolving 29 Oct 2020 03:44 THE IED blast in Peshawar on Tuesday morning brings to an end a relatively long period without high casualty terrorist attacks in the country. And Pakistanis have once again been reminded that their children are not safe in their places of learning. At …
  • Editorial Comment: RBZ needs to check on importers’ pricing 29 Oct 2020 03:22 The Herald One of the more curious trends in the weekly Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) foreign currency auctions is the rise in the top bid over the last couple of weeks, while the weighted average moves by a fraction of a Zimbabwean cent. The minute …
  • EDITORIAL: We must fix civility in politics 29 Oct 2020 03:06 It’s a divisive time in our country. Politics are an ugly thing, and of course elections are a turbulent time during which emotions are running high. But with everything else our country and state have experienced in the past year — from tensions caused by …
  • Staff Editorial: Zero COVID-19 cases? More like zero transparency. 29 Oct 2020 02:40 Graphic created by Production Manager and Circulation Chief, Madeline Arbutus. By The Retriever Editorial Board on October 28, 2020 On Oct. 20, the University of Maryland, Baltimore County announced on their Public Health Dashboard that they completed …
  • Editorial—Don’t fear new wastewater testing 29 Oct 2020 00:51 Students, staff and community members may be confused about NMU’s initiative to test Marquette wastewater for the COVID-19 virus. It may even inspire fear for those who are unaware of the process and intent of the testing. Upon researching the initiative, …
  • Editorial: Democracy has its eyes on you 29 Oct 2020 00:20 The past year has been a mudslinging, name-calling, muckraking mess of an election. By the end of March, we knew there was only one viable democractic candidate left for presidential nominee. We knew Biden and Trump would be going head to head. But no one …
  • Editorial – Ugly new world 28 Oct 2020 23:13 Jeff Burgar What would North American news do without American President Donald Trump? Would they actually report “news” as most of us understand happenings of the day? Would they ever talk about the inner workings of what cynics call “the Deep State,” the …
  • EDITORIAL- Tsai must pursue India cautiously 28 Oct 2020 22:51 Some time ago, an article was published in the Chinese-language media about a Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) chairperson’s low-key visit to meet members of Indian think tanks, and the business and industrial communities, to discuss how Taiwan-India …
  • [Editorial] Keep veto intact 28 Oct 2020 22:48 An agency to investigate corruption cases involving high-ranking officials exclusively instead of the prosecution is likely in breach of the Constitution. Related legislative procedures last year were undemocratic. The ruling Democratic Party of Korea …
  • The Miami Hurricane editorial board endorses Joe Biden 28 Oct 2020 21:52 If we were to travel back in time, 220 years to be exact, to the moment Thomas Jefferson won the highly contested election in 1800, we would be quite surprised at the insight we could retrieve. Jefferson, a Democratic-Republican, won the election against …
  • Editorial: Wrong move: Gov. Pritzker digs heels into dying Illinois restaurants 28 Oct 2020 20:38 But Lightfoot and the Chicago Department of Public Health don’t believe restaurant dining is responsible for the current surge. The mayor says the biggest change she is seeing is people of different households gathering in homes, in private settings, and …
  • Editorial: Biden for President 28 Oct 2020 20:35 The choice could not be clearer: I’ll cast my vote for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris next Tuesday. A lopsided proportion of my neighbors, if they haven’t already, will do the same. This is not wishful thinking. In 2016, the Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton …
  • Editorial: Support your neighbors. Support small business. 28 Oct 2020 19:42
  • Editorial: For State Senate 28 Oct 2020 18:50 For the first time since 1977, the 1st District will not be represented in the State Senate by Kenneth LaValle, who is retiring after a legendary career. That puts a lot of pressure on his successor, and on the voters who have to choose him or her. It is, …
  • Editorial: For Congress 28 Oct 2020 18:50 Nancy Goroff is our enthusiastic choice for the 1st District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Democratic newcomer is not just an acceptable alternative to the incumbent, Republican Lee Zeldin, she is, in nearly every way, the better choice to …
  • Editorial: The Propositions 28 Oct 2020 18:50 There are two questions on the November 3 ballot from Suffolk County. Our position is that “no” is the proper way to mark the ballot in both instances. Proposition 1 would change the term of office for Suffolk County legislators from two to four years, …
  • 'The Herald's small editorial group sure as hell doesn't speak for me' 28 Oct 2020 17:08 By Christopher Gavin, Boston.com Staff updated on October 28, 2020 | 12:01 PM Following the Boston Herald‘s endorsement of President Donald Trump Tuesday, several of the newspaper’s staffers vocally distanced themselves from the editorial group’s stamp of …
  • Editorial: Scott Fitzgerald is everything that is wrong in American politics 28 Oct 2020 14:36 We often disagreed with Sensenbrenner. But we respected his ability to think for himself and to get things done in Washington as a key committee chairman — or ranking Republican when Democrats were in charge — who often found ways to work across lines of …
  • Editorial: Your vote might count in a big way 28 Oct 2020 13:00 Al Gore narrowly lost the Electoral College vote to George W. Bush in 2000. Remember? The outcome hinged on Florida, where Bush won the popular vote by such a tiny margin -- .009% of the ballots cast -- that it triggered an automatic recount and a Supreme …
  • STAFF EDITORIAL: Dear Professors: As We Struggle Through the Pandemic, Give Us a Break 28 Oct 2020 12:18 When Loyola closed its campus in the spring and abruptly sent students home due to COVID-19, most professors were extra patient with students as they adjusted to stay-at-home orders and the uncertainty of living through a pandemic. But this semester, some …
  • Editorial: On nuclear arms control, Trump should cooperate with Putin 28 Oct 2020 11:38 As the clock ticks toward the expiration of a major nuclear arms control agreement between the United States and Russia, negotiators have been discussing a deal to extend it. This is one circumstance in which no one should criticize President Trump for …
  • EDITORIAL: Crash Magnet: Recent accidents indicate need for more safety enhancements on stretch of north loop 28 Oct 2020 11:01 In 2017, officials from the Texas Department of Transportation, the Lufkin Police Department and the city of Lufkin engaged in talks that led to changes to the Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard/Loop 287 area in response to two fatal accidents that …
  • Editorial: DA Rollins takes bold step with guns 28 Oct 2020 10:20 Suffolk District Attorney Rachael Rollins has taken a lot of heat for her progressive policies, in particular her list of “no-prosecute” crimes. Some of that heat has come from the Herald, which has viewed Rollins’ stance on these offenses, especially …
  • Editorial: The Pope, gay people and extremists 28 Oct 2020 09:27 Catholic members of the LGBTIQ community in Malta have much to be proud of. One has only to review the work being done by NGOs like Drachma, highlighting the experiences of parents and their LGBTIQ children within the Church, and the various affirmative …
  • Editorial: Study finds alarming new COVID side effects 28 Oct 2020 09:20 Two stories from Reuters on Tuesday detailed studies conducted by scientists at Imperial College London that seemingly discovered two new issues surrounding COVID-19. Neither study has been peer reviewed yet. The first study found that COVID-19 antibodies …
  • Widyaratna to join HarperCollins as 4th Estate editorial director 28 Oct 2020 09:13 Published October 28, 2020 by Katherine Cowdrey Kishani Widyaratna, currently commissioning editor at Picador, is joining HarperCollins as editorial director for Fourth Estate. Kishani Widyaratna, currently commissioning editor at Picador, is joining  …
  • Editorial: A win for the Dodgers is another tonic for Los Angeles 28 Oct 2020 07:07 For the second time in this strange and awful year, Los Angeles has found a reason to cheer. The World Series championship won by the Dodgers on Tuesday night is its first in 32 years, a drought made all the more frustrating by the near-misses in recent …
  • EDITORIAL: Education funding lawsuit gets the bum’s rush 28 Oct 2020 05:21 Carson City judge tosses effort to let judiciary set school funding levels. To understand why progressives are so incensed about the U.S. Supreme Court, look no further than a lawsuit filed earlier this year in Nevada. In March, before the pandemic deluge, …
  • Editorial Comment: Africa must cut food import bill 28 Oct 2020 04:35 The Herald The decision by African member states to choose Zimbabwe to host the 31st session of the Regional Conference for Africa of the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations this week is an honour for the country and a sign that the …
  • EDITORIAL: Supreme Court hypocrisy 28 Oct 2020 03:40 Sen. Shelley Moore Capito voted Monday to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s controversial nomination to the Supreme Court. Barrett’s nomination was confirmed by the U.S. Senate in a 52-48 vote, with Sen. Joe Manchin voting not to confirm. “Barrett’s …
  • [Editorial] Inequitable taxation 28 Oct 2020 00:06 Late Samsung Group chief Lee Kun-hee’s heirs, including his only son Jae-yong, the vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, are set to shoulder a record amount of inheritance tax, as he left behind about 18 trillion won ($15.9 billion) in stock assets. The …
  • Editorial: Character matters. Trump has none 27 Oct 2020 23:50 When Donald Trump, the shamelessly self-promoting Manhattan businessman and reality TV star, descended the grand staircase in Trump Tower five years ago to declare his candidacy for president of the United States, the world thought it was watching a …
  • Fears of crackdown on US journalism as Trump ally removes editorial 'firewall' 27 Oct 2020 22:32 The US diplomats’ union has denounced an attempt by a Trump appointee to remove the “firewall” protecting the editorial independence of the Voice of America, Radio Free Europe and other US overseas broadcasters, warning that it marked an attempt to turn …
  • Editorial: Mayor Lightfoot’s call for more speed camera tickets is a dead end 27 Oct 2020 22:22 Mari Castaldi, director of policy and advocacy at the Chicago Jobs Council, which works to expand economic opportunity for people living in poverty, says the mayor is doing just the opposite here. “This proposal is likely to send economically struggling …
  • Editorial: California law on racist 911 calls sends a good message — but will do more harm than good 27 Oct 2020 21:14 Smartphone videos have given society at large an on-the-ground view of the racism that Black Americans and other people of color are subjected to on an ongoing basis. Sometimes it’s the everyday racism of people being told to “go back home.” Other times, …
  • Editorial: The Herald endorses Trump 27 Oct 2020 20:33 The 2020 presidential election is about what people don’t want as much as what they actually do want. For the left, getting Donald Trump out of office tops the wish list. It’s been that way since the day after the 2016 election. For them, everything the …
  • Editorial: Supreme Court nomination of Barrett upsetting 27 Oct 2020 20:08 Amy Coney Barrett was appointed to the United States Supreme Court Monday following a Senate vote along party lines. According to The Associated Press, it was the first time in modern politics that a justice was appointed without an support from the …
  • Guest Editorial: ‘The virus can’t stop our vote’ 27 Oct 2020 19:57
  • Editorial: Closing arguments, Part Six: Because Illinois politicians refuse to do the hard work 27 Oct 2020 19:42 "Since the tax rates were enacted 16 months ago, the General Assembly has not delivered on a number of opportunities to streamline and modernize state government. For years, the Federation has publicly encouraged the General Assembly to work toward …
  • Editorial: Terrorism is condemned 27 Oct 2020 19:26 A deadly scourge of violence has descended upon Afghanistan, precipitating the internecine war and human suffering and dashing hopes for peace. Violence has reached a crescendo with a paroxysmal burst of brutal attacks against the civilian population and …
  • EDITORIAL | A Vote for Trump is a Vote for Autocracy 27 Oct 2020 18:23 Over the last century, The Sun has never failed to endorse a candidate during a U.S. presidential election. Although it is important to acknowledge that both former Vice President Joe Biden and President Donald Trump uphold systems of injustice that …
  • Editorial | Expand the Supreme Court and overturn 27 Oct 2020 18:09 Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City There are 107 reasons why Joe Biden and Democratic leaders in the House and Senate should expand the Supreme Court if they win the White House …
  • Editorial Cartoon (October 28, 2020) 27 Oct 2020 17:07
  • EDITORIAL- Do not backpedal on e-scooters 27 Oct 2020 16:03 The COVID-19 pandemic is stimulating a growing trend of adopting environmental reforms as part of a green recovery. As businesses start to reopen from lockdowns, policymakers have been increasing subsidies for green energy and urban mobility to not only …
  • Maverick Citizen: Tuesday editorial: How to steal a health department and get away with murder 27 Oct 2020 15:19 Some of those who died in the Life Esidimeni tragedy. Photo: A photographic collage was presented at the hearings by Section27 in memory of the mentally ill patients who died in the Esidimeni Life tragedy. The number of patients who died now stands at 144. …
  • Editorial cartoon for Oct. 27, 2020 27 Oct 2020 14:28