Shawn Fleetwood
Shawn Fleetwood
Shawn Fleetwood

Shawn Fleetwood is an intern at The Federalist and a student at the University of Mary Washington, where he plans to major in Political Science and minor in Journalism. He also serves as a state content writer for Convention of States Action. Follow him on Twitter @ShawnFleetwood

McAuliffe, Youngkin Clash On Vaccine Mandates, Abortion In First Debate For Virginia Gubernatorial Race

Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin faced off in their first debate for Virginia’s gubernatorial race on Thursday night.

Terry McAuliffe Snaps At Virginia Sheriff For Asking About His Ties To ‘Defund The Police’ Group

McAuliffe snapped at a Virginia sheriff who brought up the former governor’s acceptance of endorsements from leftist groups that want to defund the police.

Terry McAuliffe Caught Flouting Federal Masking Orders On Amtrak Train

Virginia’s Democrat gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe was caught maskless on an Amtrak train in violation of federal and Amtrak rules.

New Study: Nearly Half Of 2021 COVID Hospitalizations Weren’t For Severe Cases

A newly released study has found that nearly half of those hospitalized for COVID-19 in 2021 may have been admitted for another reason entirely, or were mild or asymptomatic for the respiratory virus.

Marvel Kicks It Up A Notch With Show-Stopping Original ‘Shang-Chi’

With a strong leading cast and a rich, unique storyline, ‘Shang-Chi’ shows that even after the cinematic masterpiece of ‘Avengers: Endgame,’ Marvel Studios is still at the top of its game.

Delta: Chinese Government Collects Biometric Info From Foreign Travelers

Delta Airlines is giving the personal information of its passengers flying in and out of China to the country’s communist government, according to the airliner’s privacy policy.

Australia’s COVID Police State Is What Happens When You Give Up Your Guns

Since the outset of the COVID-19 lockdowns, Australia has instituted some of the strictest lockdown measures in the western world.

Nike Gives Corporate Employees ‘Mental Health Break’ While Using Uyghurs As Forced Labor

Nike closed its corporate offices for a week of paid ‘mental health break,’ despite using slave labor to manufacture its products in Chinese factories.

As Beijing’s Aggression Grows, Taiwan Warns China Could ‘Paralyze’ Island’s Defenses

China possesses the military power to ‘paralyze’ Taiwan’s air-and-sea defenses and counter-attack systems, according to a newly released report.

Glenn Youngkin Unveils ‘Day One Game Plan’ To Ban Lockdowns And CRT In Virginia

Virginia’s GOP gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin vowed to ban critical race theory in Virginia schools and prevent a return to COVID-19 lockdowns.

Israeli Study: Natural Immunity Is 13x Stronger Than Pfizer COVID Shots

A new study has found that people with natural immunity to COVID could be 13 times less likely to contract the virus than those who were only vaccinated.

Renters Must Go Back To Paying Their Bills After Supreme Court Ends Biden’s Unconstitutional Squatter Protections

The U.S. Supreme Court struck down President Joe Biden’s moratorium on residential evictions on Thursday, ruling the ban could only be extended by Congress.

Terry McAuliffe Wants Virginia Businesses To Mandate COVID Shots To ‘Make Life Difficult’ For Unvaccinated

Democrat gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe is calling on Virginia businesses to mandate COVID vaccinations for workers.

DeSantis Vindicated: There’s No Science Behind Masks On Kids

A recently published CDC study shows there is no scientific rationale for forcibly masking schoolchildren.

American Soldiers Did Their Jobs. It’s The Politicians That Failed Them

For nearly 20 years, American servicemen and women throughout the U.S. Armed Forces devoted their lives to defending the liberties of both the American and Afghan people in Afghanistan.

China Plans To Build $463 Million Airport On Closest Island To Taiwan

China is preparing to construct an airport on land reclaimed from the sea near Taiwan, as the communist regime continues to ramp up pressure on the island nation.

China’s State Media Is Weaponizing The U.S. Afghan Exit Against Taiwan

China’s state media is weaponizing the United States’ exit from Afghanistan to threaten war against the island nation of Taiwan.

Pro-Democracy Group Behind Hong Kong Protests Disbands Amid China Crackdown

The pro-democracy group behind Hong Kong’s annual July 1 rally and the famous street protests of 2019 has announced it is disbanding.

Terry McAuliffe Ditches Forum On Disability Issues To Fundraise In Las Vegas With An Alleged Domestic Abuser

Democrat Terry McAuliffe ducked out of a forum on disability issues on Thursday to attend a private fundraiser in Las Vegas with Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak.

Judge Orders Biden To Reinstate Trump’s ‘Remain In Mexico’ Policy

A federal judge in northern Texas issued a nationwide injunction on Friday, ordering the Biden administration to reinstate the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), or ‘remain in Mexico’ policy.