The UN Opposes Billionaires’ Joyriding

September 24, 2021

Messrs. Bezos, Musk, and Branson Dear Jeff, Elon, and Richard — Assume you fellows heard the potshot at the three of you this week by the Secretary General of the United Nations, António Guterres. “When people see billionaires joyriding to space while...

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A Call for Amity Toward Free China Shocks UN General Assembly

By BENNY AVNI, Special to the Sun
September 24, 2021

Speakers at this year’s debate week at the United Nations General Assembly peppered much of their oratory with cliches about uniting the world to combat common threats like Covid and climate change. One much overlooked speech, however, used those...

Democrats Back on Their Heels, As Biden’s Polling Plunges and Manchin Presses for His ‘Strategic Pause’

By LAWRENCE KUDLOW, Special to the Sun
September 23, 2021

With President Biden’s polls once again plunging and wide gaps in the Democratic Party over spending and taxing along with some serious grassroots opposition from groups like the save America coalition, I really do believe the Democrats are on the run...

America’s Special Envoy to Haiti Quits, Issuing Scathing Denunciation of Biden Administration

By RAYMOND JOSEPH, Special to the Sun
September 23, 2021

The resignation of America’s Special Envoy to Haiti, who has denounced his government’s“inhumane” policy toward the refugees who are being shipped to their gang-infested homeland, represents a major new crisis — a tsunami — for the Biden...

The Next Afghan War?

Editorial of The New York Sun
September 22, 2021

Could the next big story out of Afghanistan be the emergence of a full-scale civil war? We ask because new reports suggest that the long-running struggle between the Taliban and ISIS-Khorasan, the Islamic State’s branch in Afghanistan, is heating up...

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Haiti, in Its Authentic Voice

Three Recent Columns by Raymond Joseph

By Special to the Sun
September 23, 2021

Following are three of the most recent columns by one of Haiti’s greatest patriots — Raymond Joseph, co-founder of the Haiti Observateur, formerly a reporter of the Wall Street Journal, and now a contributing editor of The New York Sun. Ambassador...

Witches Brew Starts To Bubble in Communist China, as Xi Jinping Edges Into Maoism

By LAWRENCE KUDLOW, Special to the Sun
September 22, 2021

In case you missed it, the Wall Street Journal features on its front page a blockbuster scoop, written by Lingling Wei, a veteran Chinese reporter. It runs under the headline: “Xi Jinping Aims to Rein In Chinese Capitalism, Hew to Mao’s Socialist...

Biden Brims With Bromides at UN, But Iran, for One, Is Unimpressed

By BENNY AVNI, Special to the Sun
September 21, 2021

In the whole history of the United Nations it’s hard to think of a speech brimming with emptier bromides than President Biden’s today at the General Assembly. “Let’s get to work,” is how he ended it. “Let’s make our better future. Now we can do this...

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Biden’s Big Submarine Pact Vindicates Britain’s Bet on Brexit

Editorial of The New York Sun
September 20, 2021

The uproar over America’s nuclear submarine deal with Britain and Australia is starting to look like a vindication of Brexit. We understand that some Germans are calling it a “declaration of war” on the European Union. And the petulant French are...

As UN Gathers in New York, Covid May Prove To Be the Least Scary Thing

By BENNY AVNI, Special to the Sun
September 15, 2021 | * * *

As heads of state, foreign ministers, ambassadors and members of their entourage gather on the banks of Turtle Bay, let’s pray next week’s opening of the United Nations General Assembly doesn’t become a Covid super spreader. After last year, when the...

‘Benedict Milley’? 

Editorial of The New York Sun
September 15, 2021 | * * *

The morning news wires are reporting that President Trump has been trying to drum up calls for a treason case against his former chairman of the Joint Chiefs, General Mark Milley. That’s because Bob Woodward’s latest book reports that the general...

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How I Yearn for a Calm, Prosperous, Orderly America

By LAWRENCE KUDLOW, Special to the Sun
September 21, 2021

Incredible is the word for the 15,000 Haitians under a bridge in del Rio, Texas. My question is “how and when did this happen?” I mean, I look around and all of a sudden, there they are. Fifteen thousand. They didn’t even come directly from Haiti...

Biden’s Budget: The Road to Serfdom

It’s Time To Kill the Tax and Spending Bill

By LAWRENCE KUDLOW, Special to the Sun
September 18, 2021

In President Biden’s budget speech Thursday, he referred on eight separate occasions to “pay their fair share.” He just kept repeating it. Some left-wing pollster probably told him that it plays well in progressive precincts. As you may have guessed...

Biden’s Class Warfare Pitch Is Full of False Charges

By LAWRENCE KUDLOW, Special to the Sun
September 16, 2021 | * * *

Just a few hours before President Biden gave his class warfare pitch to level the playing field, as he calls it, and punish success, though he denies it, and falsely charge that wealthy people and large companies don’t pay any taxes, all of which is...