Sharing: The Federalist Daily Briefing for 02/19/2021

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How Cancel Culture Is Empowering Alternatives To Corrupt Legacy Institutions
Emily Jashinsky
Cancel culture is empowering a new infrastructure that will challenge the dominance of legacy cultural institutions.
Biden Administration’s Obvious Politics-Playing On Opening Schools Is Alienating Even Progressive Parents
Margot Cleveland
Leftist media seeks to obfuscate the difference on this issue between the two political parties to protect Democrats and teachers’ unions. It won’t work.
This Art Exhibit Sends You To Spain On American Soil
William Newton
While it may not be as good as being there, the exhibition and the accompanying catalog help us to eagerly look forward to when we can go back to Spain.
Biden Administration Prepares Way For Banks To Refuse Service To Democrats’ Enemies
Kelsey Bolar
By abusing the powers of federal regulators, Operation Choke Point 2.0 would stifle the bipartisanship, unity, and healing President Biden claims to desire.
Wisconsin’s Capitol City Is Trying To Ban White People From Police Oversight Board
Daniel Lennington
Heralded as a serious effort at ‘equity’ and ‘inclusion,’ Madison’s Police Civilian Oversight Board openly states that white people need not apply and are not welcome.
Leftists Want America To Be Like Europe — Except On Reopening Schools
Kyle Sammin
For once, conservatives are saying we should follow Europe. School boards should listen to the rest of the civilized world and return American kids to school.
Stop Being Ridiculous: A Green New Deal Would Make Snowstorms And Blackouts Worse
Auguste Meyrat
Citing climate change for Texas’s current weather or casting the Green New Deal as a realistic response to such weather is completely unscientific and unhelpful.
Why Catholic Leaders Say The Faithful Have A Duty To Go Back To Church In Person
Thomas Griffin
The physical contact created with God through worship is vital to following him and cannot be met through virtual means. For those who are not at high risk from COVID, it’s time.
70 Percent Of American Adults Are Now Overweight, A New High
Tristan Justice
The American public wasn’t healthy going into the coronavirus pandemic, and it’s not getting any healthier during lockdown.
How Listening To Rush Limbaugh As A Democrat Taught Me To Be A Better Person
Scott J. Street
Rush Limbaugh was part of that messy American world I grew up in. Ignoring him would have been easy. Dealing with him made me a better person.
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