News links for Sept 17, 2022
using non-PC pronouns has become abuse
What they aren’t telling people about EVs. From: Eric Peters Auto. Practically every article gushing about EVs will report on the fact that it is possible to “fast”charge in about 30 minutes. What they never tell you is that you cannot do this at home. The very “fastest” you can charge an EVe at a private home is in around eight-nine hours, on a 240 volt (dryer-type) outlet.
The rise and fall of the hate-crime hoax. From: Spiked. Why so many people lie about being victims of racial hatred.
Intolerance - remain silent or be branded an extremist. From: Advancing Time. This growing fear of speaking out is not limited to America, we are seeing it in countries that claim to be free across the world. The tech giants and governments have been throwing fuel on the fire by adding to the feeling retaliation is a fair response to those we disagree with speaking their mind.
Calls grow among prominent figures to create a new 'Church Committee' to probe FBI abuses. From: Just the News. From bureau veterans to key lawmakers in Congress, the notion of an independent review is growing in urgency.
Newsom slams critics of California energy, says they ‘wished’ blackouts had happened. From: Daily Wire. If only Californians had wished their air conditioner was working during the triple digit weather.
Victor Davis Hanson: Ukraine with a whimper or a bang. From: American Greatness. Putin deserves what he’s getting, but that moral and strategic victory is still a very different story from America sliding into a nuclear confrontation with a desperate autocrat.
Harvard tells students: ‘using wrong pronouns’ constitutes ‘abuse’. From: The Washington Free Beacon. Mandatory Title IX training tells Harvard undergrads they may be subject to disciplinary proceedings for 'sizeism,' 'fatphobia,' 'cisheterosexism,' 'ableism’.
Can This Lawsuit Overturn California's 3D-Printed Gun Ban? From: Zero Hedge. Yet another example of liberals shredding the 1st Amendment to deny the 2nd."