Ben Kew

Ben Kew

Ben Kew is a politics and national security reporter for Breitbart News. Follow him on Twitter @ben_kew

Articles by Ben Kew

Josh Brolin: ‘We’re Not a Better Country’ Under Trump

“Avengers: Endgame” star Josh Brolin, with his estimated net worth of $35 million, threw out his thoughts on the presidential election, warning that the United States is “not a better country” since the election of President Donald Trump.

Actor Josh Brolin arrives for the "Inherent Vice" Gala Screening at the Egyptian Theatre during AFI FEST 2014 in the Hollywood on November 8 2014. AFP PHOTO / David McNew (Photo credit should read DAVID MCNEW/AFP via Getty Images)

Hong Kong Arrests Joshua Wong for Allegedly Wearing Mask

Authorities in Hong Kong arrested the pro-democracy campaigner Joshua Wong on charges of “unauthorized assembly” during last year’s anti-China protest movement, those close to him announced on Thursday. 

Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong speaks to members of media as he holds a bail document after leaving Central police station on September 24, 2020 in Hong Kong, China. Wong was arrested for allegedly participating in an unauthorized assembly on Oct. 5, 2019 and violating an anti-mask law that was introduced last …

Robert De Niro: If Trump Wins, ‘We’re Into Fascism, Period’

Actor Robert De Niro has once again went on the attack against President Donald Trump, describing him as a “criminal” who will turn the United States into a fascist country if he wins a second term in November’s presidential election.

US actor Robert De Niro arrives to attend the international premiere of the film "The Irishman" during the closing night gala of the 2019 BFI London Film Festival in London on October 13, 2019. (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP) (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP via Getty Images)

Cuba’s Second-in-Command Calls Trump Policy ‘Gangster Blackmailing’ at U.N.

Cuba’s ceremonial president, Miguel Díaz-Canel, used his speech at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday to once again rail against the United States, accusing the Trump administration of “gangster blackmailing” and generally criticizing its response to the Chinese coronavirus pandemic.

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - OCTOBER 17: Miguel Diaz Canel, President of Cuba poses during a state visit to Mexico at Palacio Nacional on October 17, 2019 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/Getty Images)

Emmys: Jimmy Kimmel and Anthony Anderson Chant Black Lives Matter

The 72nd Emmy Awards host Jimmy Kimmel joined Black-ish star Anthony Anderson in a chant of “Black Lives Matter” during the live broadcast on Sunday, in a skit that saw Anderson lament how the awards show was forced to go virtual, stopping all the black nominees and winners from basking in their victory together.