Jonathan Walker

A woman bends through a hole in the billboard of the Evergrande Wuhan culture-oriented travel city on October 18, 2021 in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. Evergrande, China's largest property developer, is facing a liquidity crisis with total debts of around $300 billion.
Property Crisis Forcing Chinese State Companies Into Greater Involvement in Land Auctions
The property crisis in communist China is compelling state-owned developers to play a major role at land auctions to rescue financially stressed out local governments. Auctioning land is a major source of revenue for local...
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Ohio Attorney General Suing Facebook for Defrauding Investors
Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is suing Facebook, now rebranded as Meta, for misleading investors and the public. The lawsuit, which has been filed on behalf of the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS) and...
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UBS Fund Managers Resign Amidst China’s Property Crisis
The ongoing property crisis in China is pushing many investors into losses. A US$3 billion fund at UBS Group that invested in high-yield bonds in China has been caught in the country’s property meltdown. Two...
The United States is helping Taiwan develop a new submarine to replace its older models.
Taiwan Sends Submarine Into the South China Sea
The South China Sea is one of the most hotly contested geographical regions today. Beijing claims a large portion of it and has constructed several artificial islands in South China Sea waters.  Neighboring nations, such...
The National Guard stands ready in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Oklahoma National Guard Refuses to Abide by Pentagon’s Vaccine Mandate
Oklahoma’s National Guard is defying the Department of Defense’s vaccine mandate that requires servicemen to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The mandate was issued in August by Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin. However, the newly appointed...
A U.S. appeals court has halted Biden's COVID-19 vaccine mandate.
Biden’s ‘Staggeringly Overboard’ Vaccine Mandate Blocked by Appeals Court
In September, President Joe Biden issued a COVID-19 vaccine mandate requiring companies employing more than 100 workers to get them inoculated. The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has issued a temporary order that bans...
Iceland Comes Up With Parody of Zuckerberg’s Meta Promotional Ad
A couple of weeks back, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the rebranding of the platform into “Metaverse.” In a video, Zuckerberg explained the 3D virtual reality of Metaverse by having himself inserted into computer-generated imagery....
One million Uighurs and other mostly Muslim minorities, including ethnic Kazakhs, are believed to be held in re-education camps in China's northwestern region of Xinjiang.
Thousands of Uyghurs Transferred to Nanjing From Xinjiang by Chinese Firm
The forced labor of Uyghurs from Xinjiang has been a hotly contested human rights issue.  Exiled Uyghurs have called on Western nations to take action while the communist Chinese regime constantly dismisses such claims as...
Radioactive dust from SSFL might have spread to nearby regions like Simi Valley.
Is Radioactive Dust Polluting Los Angeles?
Citizens in some areas of Los Angeles have expressed worries that radioactive dust from a former nuclear testing site might be contaminating their region. Last month, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) demolished a building...
Jes Staley arrives at Downing Street for a meeting in London on January 11, 2018.
Barclays CEO Sent 1,200 Emails to Epstein With Code Words Like “Snow White”
Jes Staley, the scandal-hit former chief executive of Barclays, reportedly exchanged 1,200 emails with the sex offender and financier Jeffrey Epstein over a period of four years. The emails included phrases like “snow white,” the...
Turkey prices have risen due to labor shortages and supply issues.
Turkey Prices Up Over 20 Percent With Thanksgiving Fast Approaching
The 2020 Thanksgiving dinner was one of the cheapest in American history according to a report by the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) released last year. Last year, a family of 10 members only had...
The shoes of Enes Kanter #13 of the Boston Celtics before the Celtics home opener against the Toronto Raptors at TD Garden on October 22, 2021 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Is NBA Player Enes Kanter Being Punished for Criticizing Communist China?
Boston Celtic player Enes Kanter has been in the news recently for his strong criticism of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). He’s spoken out about the CCP’s brutal persecution of minorities, such as Uyghurs and...