The Epoch Times

On his first in office, Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin fulfilled his campaign promise by prohibiting public schools in the state from teaching critical race theory, which he described as an "inherently divisive" concept. Youngkin, who was sworn in as governor Saturday in Richmond, signed nine executive orders and two executive... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
ACT NOW: US Rep. Kat Cammack Sounds Alarm - Dems Breaking All the Rules to End Free and Fair Elections Forevermore - Hiding HR1 in a NASA Bill - Contact Senators Now - List Attached Tap here to add The Western Journal to your home screen. ... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
Banks are facing cutthroat competition to hire and are being forced to pay more to recruit and keep talent, with both Citigroup Inc and JPMorgan Chase & Co. saying they are having to pay competitively for top people. Global banks have had to come up with perks like higher pay... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
During the COVID-19 pandemic, free Falun Dafa (also known as Falun Gong) online exercise classes based in North America have attracted thousands of people globally, helping to heal illnesses, keep fit, and improve morality. Since October 2020, nearly 5,000 people from more than 54 countries around the world have participated in... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
The Cincinnati Bengals won their first playoff game in 31 years, defeating the Las Vegas Raiders 26–19 on Saturday to a sold-out 66,277 elated fans that cheered loudly in frigid Ohio temperatures at Paul Brown Stadium. The Bengals had not had a playoff win since 1991. "Happy for the city," said Bengals... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
The 11-hour hostage situation at a Texas synagogue this weekend will prompt increased vigilance at Jewish congregations and other organizations, security experts say. Richard Priem is deputy national director of Community Security Service (CSS), which trains volunteers to help protect synagogues, schools and community events. He said incidents such as... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
Jeffrey Parker, CEO of the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) passed away on January 14, a spokesperson for the agency announced this weekend. Parker killed himself when he stepped in front of a train in DeKalb County late Friday night. He was only 56. “He was an outstanding leader... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
KYIV, Ukraine—Ukraine said Sunday that Russia was behind a cyberattack that defaced its government websites and alleged that Russia is engaged in an increasing “hybrid war” against its neighbor. The statement from the Ministry of Digital Development came a day after Microsoft said dozens of computer systems at an unspecified... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
UFC President Dana White Goes Off About Denial of Monoclonal Antibodies and Early Treatment for Covid (VIDEO) Tap here to add The Western Journal to your home screen. ... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) head Morton Klein expressed outrage after Florida Agriculture Commissioner and Democrat candidate for governor Nikki Fried compared her potential general election opponent Gov. Ron DeSantis to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, calling her remarks “the ugliest hate speech I’ve ever heard” while urging for her immediate... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) said Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation” that Senate Democrats had “a couple of different paths” to pass voting legislation without Republican support. Partial transcript as follows: MARGARET BRENNAN: Democratic strategist James Carville was on another network this morning, and he said Democrats whine too much.... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
Alarming even insurance companies, something has driven the death rate up 40 percent among working Americans within a one-year period, and it's not COVID-19. As we’ve seen over the past two years, data and statistics can be manipulated and skewed in a wide variety of ways. One of the most... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
On Saturday, actor Alec Baldwin finally turned over his phone to authorities investigating the shooting on the New Mexico set of the actor’s movie “Rust” in October. On Friday, Alec’s wife Hilaria made a convincing case she should turn over her phone, too.Not to authorities, mind you; they don’t have... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
Pam Key16 Jan 2022 Democratic strategist James Carville said Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press” that Democrats “whine too much” when asked about President Joe Biden’s popularity with his own party members. Partial transcript as follows: CHUCK TODD: You’ve got a situation right now. The Biden coalition — nobody’s happy.... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
The FBI has identified the the man who took hostages at a Texas synagogue on Jan. 15 and was shot dead after an hours-long standoff as British national Malik Faisal Akram. Akram was shot and killed when an FBI SWAT team stormed the building of the Congregation Beth Israel near... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
White House National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation” that former President Donald Trump made a “catastrophic mistake” when he pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal. Partial transcript as follows: MARGARET BRENNAN: Jake quickly on Iran. The Secretary of State says we are very, very,... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
Wells Fargo & Co. on Friday beat analysts' estimates for fourth-quarter profit as a rebound in U.S. economic growth encouraged more customers to take loans and the bank kept a tight lid on costs. Profit jumped 86 percent to $5.8 billion, or $1.38 per share, flattered by a $943 million... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
When my husband Don and I celebrated our first Christmas together decades ago, he presented me with a small ornament—a porcelain doll dressed in burgundy. I was delighted. With each Christmas, she takes a prominent spot on the tree, always a reminder of our first Christmas together. So began our... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
States across the country have budget surpluses, including federal coronavirus stimulus payments, and many governors are using the money for projects to fight so-called climate change. The excess cash is also from tax collection and post-lockdown consumer spending, and governors of both red and blue states are directing funds to... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16
KYIV—Kyiv believes a hacker group linked to Belarusian intelligence carried out a cyberattack that hit Ukrainian government websites this week and used malware similar to that used by a group tied to Russian intelligence, a senior Ukrainian security official said. Serhiy Demedyuk, deputy secretary of the national security and defense... Read more
Published on: 2022-01-16