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What We’re Reading: Israeli-Hamas War, Biden’s Energy Confusion, Masks Come Off . . . And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.

Israeli-Hamas Fight Rages

Israel-Gaza conflict continues to intensify; rockets reported from Lebanon — Fox News

Israel-Gaza: Netanyahu says terrorists ‘set back by years’ — BBC

Pence: Violence in Israel is Price of Biden’s Weakness — National Review

Sen. Cotton:  ‘Why was the Associated Press Sharing a Building with Hamas?’ — CNSNews

Energy: Pipeline Confusion, Nuclear Power Nixed

Report: Joe Biden Will Waive Sanctions for Russia Pipeline to Germany — Breitbart

Oklahoma attorney general calling on President Biden to change course on Keystone Pipeline —

Colonial Pipeline hackers received $90M in ransom from dozens of victims, report finds — Washington Examiner

Reps. Scalise, Rouzer: Pipeline cyber attack shows where we must invest our energy resources — Fox News

Biden’s environmental advisers reject nuclear power — HotAir

COVID: Vaccines And, Finally, A Maskless Society?

The CDC Is Making the Question ‘To Mask or Not to Mask?’ Much More Complicated Than It Is — PJ Media

And Just Like That, Masks Are No Longer Necessary — American Thinker

The First Amendment and Mask Mandates — The Volokh Conspiracy, Reason Magazine

Canada Will Need 75% Vaccination Before U.S. Border Reopens, Trudeau Suggests — Canada Press, via Epoch Times

Michael Walsh: Freedom Begins to Return as Masks Are Removed — The Epoch Times

2020 Election Count: Not Over Yet

Sparks Fly in Arizona Ballot Recount — NewsMax

GOP election supervisors in Maricopa County: It’s time to end this “Cyber Ninjas” audit of the 2020 election — HotAir


Haves and Have-Nots: How The Pandemic Divided America — Tipp Insights

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