Joel B. Pollak

Joel B. Pollak

Media Begin to Acknowledge: Some Kurdish Forces Are a Problem

The mainstream media have begun to acknowledge that some Kurdish forces in the Turkey-Syria border region are a legitimate national security concern for Turkey, after a week of criticism of President Donald Trump’s withdrawal.

A woman holds a flag with the portrait of Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan during a demonstration in Strasbourg, eastern France, on February 16, 2019, to mark 20 years since the arrest of Ocalan, who is jailed in Turkey. - Labelled the "nemesis" of the Turkish state, Ocalan remains a revered …

New York Times Smears Tulsi Gabbard Ahead of Democrat Debate

The New York Times ran a hit piece on Saturday painting Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) as a right-wing extremist, leading her to reiterate a threat to boycott Tuesday’s Democrat debate, which the Times is co-sponsoring with CNN.

Tulsi Gabbard (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)

Mexican President AMLO to Nancy Pelosi: Pass USMCA Already!

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador told Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on Friday to pass the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which awaits a vote in the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives.

Obrador checks watch (Pedro Pardo / AFP / Getty)

Northern, Central California Suffer Sweeping PG&E Blackouts

Households and businesses across northern and central California suffered blackouts on Wednesday — and are bracing for more on Thursday, as the Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) company shut down portions of its power grid due to weather conditions that could lead to wildfires.

PG&E blackouts (Brittany Hosea-Small / Getty)

More Evidence Emerges Elizabeth Warren Lied About Being Fired for Pregnancy

New evidence emerged Monday that Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has been untruthful in telling voters she was fired from a teaching job because she was “visibly pregnant.” County records published by the Washington Free Beacon on Monday confirm that Warren resigned and was never fired.

Democratic presidential hopeful US Senator from Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren gestures as she speaks during the first round of the second Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign season hosted by CNN at the Fox Theatre in Detroit, Michigan on July 30, 2019. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski / AFP) (Photo …

Report: Syria Fuss over Moving Fewer than 25 U.S. Troops

The change in U.S. policy in Syria that triggered a media storm on Monday involves the redeployment of fewer than 25 troops from the Turkish border to elsewhere in Syria, a State Department official was quoted as saying.

U.S. troops Syria (Delil Souleiman / AFP / Getty)