NYC to Ban Glass and Steel Skyscrapers

Measure intended to comply with Green New Deal standards…

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(Kaylee McGhee, Liberty Headlines) New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has embraced Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s, D-N.Y., Green New Deal and said the city will ban “inefficient” steel and glass skyscrapers as a result.

“We are making the Green New Deal come alive here in New York City,” he told MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” “It’s three very basic ideas. One, the biggest source of emissions in New York City is buildings.”

The city will introduce “strong mandates” for buildings to “guarantee we reduce emissions,” de Blasio said.

The buildings that don’t comply by 2030 will face fines “as high as $1 million or more.”

Amazon Dumps NYC Headquarters and Its Promised 25,000 Jobs

By Associated Press – Re-Blogged From Newsmax

Amazon.com Inc. abruptly dropped plans Thursday for a big new headquarters in New York that would have brought 25,000 jobs to the city, reversing course after politicians and activists objected to the nearly $3 billion in tax breaks promised to what is already one of the world’s richest, most powerful companies.

“We are disappointed to have reached this conclusion — we love New York,” the online giant from Seattle said in a blog post announcing its withdrawal.

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NYC Terror Victims Are ‘Martyrs to a Diversity Cult Worshipped by Our Ruling Class’

By Sam Dorman – Re-Blogged From Independent Journal Review

Following news that an Uzbekistan immigrant perpetrated a terrorist attack in New York on Tuesday, Fox News host Tucker Carlson tore into American elites for supporting a lottery system that would allow that person to enter the U.S. in the first place.

Elites, Carlson argued, “worshipped” diversity with cult-like reverence and blindly valued diversity more than the American people’s well-being. “That’s literally true,” Carlson said on Wednesday during his show, “Tucker Carlson Tonight.”

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