China’s state media repeat Russian talking points after Navalny’s death

China’s state media repeat Russian talking points after Navalny’s death

Chinese media outlets have echoed narratives that align closely with Russian official statements following the death of Russia’s leading opposition figure Alexei Navalny. China Newsweek (no relation), a state-owned magazine reported on Saturday on the circumstances of Navalny’s death, saying that he was in “good health” but had been treated with a “respiratory infection earlier.” … Read more

Chinese state media suggests Trump would abandon Europe if reelected

Chinese state media suggests Trump would abandon Europe if reelected

Former U.S. President Donald Trump will abandon Europe if reelected later this year, Chinese state media have suggested. “Trump just stripped off the U.S. naked and put it on the table. Given the selfish nature of the U.S., the U.S. would rather sacrifice the interests of its European allies to serve its own. Even some … Read more

Can Joe Biden recover from anti-Trump media turning on him?

Can Joe Biden recover from anti-Trump media turning on him?

Special counsel Robert Hur’s report on Joe Biden has significantly worsened the headwinds facing the 81-year-old president when it comes to his age. Both Democratic voters and anti-Trump media have turned on him since its release, but will the new questions surrounding the viability of his reelection campaign be enough to take down his hopes … Read more

Republican lawmaker punished for ‘great replacement’ social media post

Republican lawmaker punished for ‘great replacement’ social media post

Michigan Representative Josh Schriver’s staff was reassigned and he was removed from a House committee as punishment for sharing a social media post that included a racist conspiracy theory, the state’s House speaker announced on Monday. Michigan Representative Josh Schriver had his staff reassigned and was removed from a House of Representatives committee as punishment … Read more