Californians’ anger at politicians and PG&E intensifies as wildfires and blackouts continue…. Victor Davis Hanson: Democrats have turned California into a problem-plagued burning nightmare.

via legalinsurrection: Another wildfire has erupted near Los Angeles, forcing thousands to evacuate and more power blackouts. Mandatory evacuations for about 8,000 people in the Los Angeles area are in place after … Read more

NOT A GOOD LOOK FOR BEIJING: Hong Kong cancels National Day fireworks on Oct 1 as protests continue. “The upcoming National Day celebrations⁠ which include a flag-raising event⁠ will mark 70 years of the People’s Republic of China.”

via hongkongfp: Hong Kong’s government has cancelled an annual October 1 fireworks display to mark National Day citing public safety concerns. “In view of the latest situation and having regard to … Read more