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What We’re Reading: COVID’s Return, Climate Didn’t Burn Maui, China’s Decline . . . And More

Headlines that caught our eye.

The Return Of COVID Mandates, Lockdowns?

Biden administration to urge Americans get new COVID-19 boosters — Reuters

Is the TSA Bringing Back the Mask Mandate? — Independent Sentinel

New COVID vaccines are on the way as ‘Eris’ variant rises — NY Post

Is This The Real Reason “Eris” Cases Are Spiking? — ZeroHedge

‘Egregiously false’: Researchers flay medical journals for COVID ‘misinformation’ claims — Just The News

Our pandemic outcome would have been better with more debate, less censorship — Wall Street Journal

Top Epidemiologist Suggests Agency Misrepresented Scientific Data to Support Mask Narrative — Epoch Times

Maui: Don’t Blame Climate — Blame Incompetence

Climate activists are getting people killed — Washington Examiner

Green Policies and Government Incompetence Led to the Tragedy of the Maui Fire — American Thinker

The Maui wildfires are proof that carbon zealotry can kill — New York Post

Maui disaster was 100% caused by human failure — Hot Air

Climate Change Didn’t Cause the Maui Fires, Environmentalists Did — Front Page Magazine

Biden’s Maui Trip: Another Disaster

Biden Appears To Fall Asleep in Meeting with Victims of the Maui Fires — USA Supreme

Biden Jokes About the ‘Hot Ground’ While Visiting Maui Wildfires: ‘You Guys Catch the Boots Here?’ — Breitbart

Joe Biden’s Nine Cruel Maui Bungles — Breitbart

Hawaii Wildfires: 114 Confirmed Dead, 850 Still Missing — Legal Insurrection

Despite ‘Oppenheimer’, Postwar Communist Threat Was Real

The Oppenheimer File: Missing Cast and Forgotten Back Stories — American Greatness

Nixon, Hiss, and the Red Hot Summer of 1948 — American Spectator

Left-Right Culture Wars Take Their Toll

Neurosis and the Curley Effect — Glenn Harlan Reynolds, Instapundit Substack

The Left’s War on Young People — American Spectator

‘What Is to be Done?’ — The Pipeline

China’s In A State Of Decline — Is It Terminal?

Xi Jinping reaches into China’s ancient history for a new claim to rule — The Economist, via Mint

China’s Industrial Policy Is Failing. Will American Politicians Take Notice? — Reason

China’s leaders are downplaying their economic troubles (but seem worried the real data will get out) — Hot Air

Investors Fear a Financial Contagion in China — Wall Street Journal

Miscellaneous Stuff . . .

Retail theft: Walmart, Home Depot, Target detail ‘unacceptable amount’ of crime — Yahoo Finance

Report: Special Counsel David Weiss Worked with Hunter Biden’s Brother Beau — Breitbart

New memos undercut Biden-Ukraine narrative Democrats sold during 2019 impeachment scandal — Just The News

Media Pivots As Ukraine Coverage Turns Negative — TIPP Insights Newsletter

$1 Trillion Capital Flight From California and New York — Unleash Prosperity Hotline

Can Democrats Constitutionally End Trump’s Campaign? — American Thinker

Garland’s Theater Of The Absurd: Why The Hunter Biden Scandal Is No Longer A Laughing Matter —


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