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What We’re Reading: ‘Woke’ Doctors, Left’s Musk Attack, Climate Crunch . . . And More


‘Woke’ Medicine Endangers Americans’ Health

Critical race theory-related ideas found in mandatory programs at 58 of top 100 US medical schools: report — Fox News

The incoming House of Representatives should hold hearings on the destructive racialization of medical schools and medicine — Legal Insurrection

Former Dem Gabbard exposes who’s responsible for doubling of transgender youth in last 5 years — BizPac Review

Left’s War Against Musk’s Twitter: Silencing Dissent?

Elon Musk prepared to ‘go to war’ with Apple over moderation demands — Reuters, via NY Post

A Tesla Smartphone Is Not an Idle Threat — Red State

Musk Suggests He’ll Make Internal Discussions on Twitter’s Hunter Biden Scandal Censorship Public — Newsbusters

KJP Issues Veiled Threat to Pro-Free Speech Musk: We’re ‘Keeping a Close Eye’ on Twitter — also Newsbusters

Elon Musk’s Twitter Is A Monster Of The Left’s Own Making — ZeroHedge

New Twitter Sign Ups Hit All-Time Record Despite Cancel Campaign —

Our Climate Policies Create Never-Ending Energy Crisis

How Joe Biden caused the diesel supply crisis he is complaining about — Hot Air

Dutch Government to Shut Down 3,000 Farms to Comply with Global Warming Goals – As Food Prices See Highest Increase in Decades — Gateway Pundit

China To Double Coal-Fired Power Plant Capacity…Aims to Avoid European, US Blunders — Watts Up With That?

Economy’s ‘Non-Recession’ Gets Worse

Conference Board Says Americans’ Confidence Dipped In November, Inflation Expectations Jumped — ZeroHedge

US home prices tumble in September for third straight month — Fox News, via MSN

World Outlook 2023: The Looming Recession — Deutsche Bank, via Real Clear Markets

China, Iran, Russia: Revolt Against Repressive Regimes

Never Say Forever: How Russia’s Borders Became Imaginary — Jamestown Foundation

Could Russians Take To The Streets And Fight Back Like In China? — 1945

Iran confirms more than 300 dead since start of protests over Mahsa Amini’s death — News360, via MSN

Iran rejects U.N. investigation into protests – spokesperson — Reuters, via MSN

Unprecedented protests in China are making headlines around the world — CNN

Chinese Protests Over ‘Zero Covid’ Follow Months of Economic Pain — NY Times

Is Apple Helping the CCP Stifle Dissent? — Jim Treacher, Substack

Miscellaneous Stuff . . .

How Media Bias Caused the Moral Panic Surrounding Climate Change — American Institute For Economic Research

United States Senate Passes Radical Respect for Marriage Act — Daily Signal

Fight Poverty, Not Income Inequality — Tyler Cowen, Bloomberg

Humanity May be Functionality Infertile by 2050, New Study Warns — The National Pulse

Biden says the American Rescue Plan has done so much that ‘no one knows the effects of it yet’ — Twitchy

Bidenomics: 41% of small businesses can’t pay rent this month, report warns — Just The News

RIP: Edward C. Prescott, 81, Dies; Won Nobel for Work on Economic Shocks — New York Times

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