Sunday, September 27, 2020

MixedTimes - Neil Munro

Journalist Society Funds Transgender Activists

Journalist Society Funds Transgender Activists

The Society for Professional Journalists (SPJ) is funding an activist group that urges reporters to mute and cancel feminists and other people who criticize transgender claims.

Watch: Chad Wolf's DHS Confirmation Hearing

Watch: Chad Wolf's DHS Confirmation Hearing

Chad Wolf, the acting secretary at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), will get a Senate confirmation hearing on Wednesday morning.

Politico: ‘Union Members Snub Biden for Trump’

Politico: ‘Union Members Snub Biden for Trump’

Union leaders are trying to drag their members into Joe Biden's column amid strong union support for President Donald Trump's pro-worker policies, according to Politico.

Chad Wolf Reinstalled as Acting DHS Chief

Chad Wolf Reinstalled as Acting DHS Chief

The administration has quietly reinstalled Chad Wolf as acting secretary of the homeland defense agency, following a judge's declaration on September 11 that he was not properly installed.

DHS Blocks Inflow of More Chinese Slave-Labor Goods

DHS Blocks Inflow of More Chinese Slave-Labor Goods

The Trump administration announced September 14 that it will block imports from five more Chinese companies and centers that use political prisoners from China's Uyghur province.

Donald Trump's Judges Fill Immigration Courts

Donald Trump's Judges Fill Immigration Courts

Judges appointed by President Donald Trump's deputies are filling up the immigration courts, and have reversed the Obama-era tilt towards pro-migrant decisions.

Foreign Workforce in U.S. Shrinks as Foreign Students Stay Away

Foreign Workforce in U.S. Shrinks as Foreign Students Stay Away

The pool of foreign workers in the United States is falling because fewer foreigners are enrolling at U.S. universities, according to a Bloomberg article that prompted many complaints by business and migration advocates.

Donald Trump Touts 'Pro-American Immigration' Strategy

Donald Trump Touts 'Pro-American Immigration' Strategy

President Donald Trump says he is pushing for "pro-American immigration" policies, marking a huge rhetorical jump from the pro-business cliches and slogans preferred by establishment leaders and lobbies.

All 50 States Issuing REAL ID Drivers' Licenses, 19 Years After 9/11

All 50 States Issuing REAL ID Drivers' Licenses, 19 Years After 9/11

All 50 states are issuing REAL ID drivers' licenses, 19 years after Al Qaeda jihadis used fake drivers' licenses to help murder 3,000 Americans in the 9/11 atrocity, the Department of Homeland Security confirmed Thursday in a statement.

Bloomberg: Blue-Collar Wages Are Going Up

Bloomberg: Blue-Collar Wages Are Going Up

Employers are being forced to pay unexpectedly higher wages to recruit during the coronavirus crash, despite high unemployment numbers, says a September 6 report by Bloomberg.

Business Groups Warn H-1B Outsourcing Reform Is Imminent

Business Groups Warn H-1B Outsourcing Reform Is Imminent

The long-awaited reform of the H-1B outsourcing program that was promised by Donald Trump in 2016 has been sent to the White House for approval, according to a chorus of concerned corporate immigration lawyers.

President Trump Curbs 'OPT' Outsourcing of College Jobs

President Trump Curbs 'OPT' Outsourcing of College Jobs

The federal government provided work permits to 537,000 foreign college graduates in 2019, so forcing American graduates to compete for decent jobs against migrants who gladly accept low wages and long hours in exchange for getting green cards from their employers.

Indian H-1B Lobby Slams Fla. Sen. Rick Scott as a 'Chinese Puppet'

Indian H-1B Lobby Slams Fla. Sen. Rick Scott as a 'Chinese Puppet'

Florida GOP Sen. Rick Scott may be a secret agent for China, says a website registered by Immigration Voice, a group trying to put hundreds of thousands of India's H-1B contract workers on a fast track to green cards and citizenship.

Trump Nominates Chad Wolf to DHS Chief

Trump Nominates Chad Wolf to DHS Chief

President Donald Trump nominated interim Department of Homeland Security chief Chad Wolf to the permanent job on Tuesday, prompting a skeptical response from Trump's supporters.

House Rushes Fast-Track Outsourcing Bill to Senate

House Rushes Fast-Track Outsourcing Bill to Senate

No GOP or Democrat members of the House voted against a rushed bill that would help Fortune 500 companies quickly outsourcing jobs to foreign workers instead of Americans.

Chuck Schumer Promises Massive Amnesty

Chuck Schumer Promises Massive Amnesty

Democrat leader Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) promised a massive amnesty for illegal migrants during his brief speech at the Democrats' virtual convention on Tuesday night.

Vice: Indians Bring Caste Discrimination into 'Every U.S. Company'

Vice: Indians Bring Caste Discrimination into 'Every U.S. Company'

Hundred of Indians are reporting caste-based discrimination by Indians employed by American tech companies, following the filing of a lawsuit against Cisco, according to Vice. Under the headline, “Silicon Valley Has a Caste DiscriminationProblem,” Vicereported: In the weeks since the

New York Times: Wall Street Backs Joe Biden

New York Times: Wall Street Backs Joe Biden

Wall Street's many campaign donors are lining up behind Joe Biden, not the incumbent President of the United States, according to the New York Times.

Sen. Rick Scott Portrayed as KKK member by Visa-Worker Group

Sen. Rick Scott Portrayed as KKK member by Visa-Worker Group

The primary lobby group for India's contract workers in the United States is turning its invective against Sen. Rick Scott (R-FL) after he blocked the bipartisan bill to supercharge the flow of India's visa workers into U.S.

Ipsos Poll: Public Opposes Visa Workers by 2:1 Margin

Ipsos Poll: Public Opposes Visa Workers by 2:1 Margin

Americans oppose the inflow of foreign visa workers and seasonal workers by roughly two-to-one during the coronavirus epidemic and crash, according to a new survey by the highly ranked Ipsos polling firm.

Donald Trump's Visa Worker Reforms: 'Tip of the Iceberg'

Donald Trump's Visa Worker Reforms: 'Tip of the Iceberg'

President Donald Trump's decision on August 3 to block H-1B outsourcing contractors at the Tennessee Valley Authority is just part of an ambitious agenda for the rest of the year, insiders tell Breitbart News.

ICE Director Matt Albence Resigns

ICE Director Matt Albence Resigns

Matthew Albence is resigning as the acting head of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency as President Trump heads into the 2020 reelection campaign.

GOP Senators, DHS, Back Mike Lee's Outsourcing Bill

GOP Senators, DHS, Back Mike Lee's Outsourcing Bill

Nearly all GOP Senators and top officials at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) are quietly backing the S.386 outsourcing bill pushed by Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT), according to Hill sources.

Stephen Miller: 'Cancel Culture' Seeks to Silence Majority

Stephen Miller: 'Cancel Culture' Seeks to Silence Majority

"Cancel culture is a very grave threat to American freedom," White House aide Stephen Miller told the Larry O'Connor radio show shortly after a Cato Institute survey showed that most Americans are silencing themselves amid online hostility.