‘Middle Class Joe’ no more: Biden’s rise in dollars and cents

‘Middle Class Joe’ no more: Biden’s rise in dollars and cents

Special to WorldTribune.com By Bill Juneau When veteran senator, Joe Biden, signed on as vice president and partner to President Barack Obama in 2008, he had a net worth of $27,000. After eight years in that office, he still pushed his persona as “Middle Class Joe,” just a regular guy fit for association with the […]

‘Your papers please’: Vaccine passports are about much more than international travel

‘Your papers please’: Vaccine passports are about much more than international travel

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler “Your papers Please,” has long been the customary greeting for people crossing borders, visiting many foreign countries, or sometimes even moving about cities under Covid “lockdown.” At its worst the question conjures up what I call the “Checkpoint Charlie” syndrome, crossing into East Berlin or back during the […]

Burma on the brink: China-backed junta backed into corner

Burma on the brink: China-backed junta backed into corner

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler As events in Burma, aka Myanmar, continue to spiral into a dangerous descent of bloody civil conflict this strategic Southeast Asian nation has nearly reached a tipping point. Diplomacy is needed to defuse the crisis before it spins out of control with unpredictable consequences. Amid this sense of […]

Chauvin trial in review: Media-missed nuances and what about Joe?

Chauvin trial in review: Media-missed nuances and what about Joe?

Special to WorldTribune.com By Bill Juneau After a bumpy road, the trial of Policeman Derek Chauvin is over and the Minneapolis officer has been convicted of murder and manslaughter by a jury of six whites, four blacks and two biracial individuals. The sentencing by Judge Peter Cahill will be in eight weeks, though no precise […]

A September 11 Afghan pullout: Should we celebrate?

A September 11 Afghan pullout: Should we celebrate?

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler Afghanistan’s forever war may finally be ending.  President Joe Biden announced the impending troop pullout from the South Asian country amid largely but not universal bi-partisan support for ending a conflict which started in the wake of Al Qaida’s terrorist attacks on America on September 11th, 2001. Referring to […]

Impeach Mad Max for political terrorism

Impeach Mad Max for political terrorism

Special to WorldTribune.com Jeffrey T. Kuhner Rep. Maxine Waters must be impeached and removed from office. In fact, she should be arrested for inciting riots and violence. The California Democrat and left-wing firebrand flew to Minneapolis on the weekend, and then inserted herself into the middle of a riot and ongoing protest in Brooklyn Center. […]

Britain’s prince of steadfastness

Britain’s prince of steadfastness

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler A page has turned on the House of Windsor. Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died at 99 just short of his hundredth birthday. The long serving consort to the Queen has lived a notable and indeed remarkable, if sometimes controversial life.  The Queen (94) […]

Who will oppose the true domestic terrorists? BLM is tool in Marxist war on America

Who will oppose the true domestic terrorists? BLM is tool in Marxist war on America

Special to WorldTribune.com Jeffrey T. Kuhner Black Lives Matter is slowly burning Minneapolis to the ground. If the domestic terrorist organization is not stopped — and soon — the city and its surrounding areas will be turned into an economic and social wasteland. The latest spasm of BLM violence and looting was triggered by the […]

Beheadings are back as ISIS attacks town near LNG site on Mozambique’s coast

Beheadings are back as ISIS attacks town near LNG site on Mozambique’s coast

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler Storm clouds are gathering along Mozambique’s northern coast.  Islamic State militants launched a coordinated and deadly assault on the town of Palma, nearby a multi-billion dollar natural gas complex being built by France’s Total energy. The recent attack underscores escalating violence against civilians and foreign workers has triggered […]

Cuomo’s vaccine totalitarianism: ‘Medical fascism’ must be stopped

Cuomo’s vaccine totalitarianism: ‘Medical fascism’ must be stopped

Special to WorldTribune.com Jeffrey T. Kuhner Liberal elites are slowly pushing America toward totalitarianism. And Covid-19 “vaccine passports” represent a giant step in that dark direction. Gov. Andrew Cuomo last week unveiled a new “vaccine passport” program, making New York the first state to introduce it in America. In Europe, the vaccine passport system is […]