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Only 7% of Americans following Gosnell case ‘very closely’: Gallup poll

Only 7% of Americans following Gosnell case ‘very closely’: Gallup poll

on May 11, 2013, 6:43 AM / in National News, News

by Kirsten Andersen PRINCETON, NJ, May 10, 2013 (LifeSiteNews) – Only a tiny percentage of Americans – 7% – are following the sensational Gosnell trial “very closely” according to a new poll by Gallup. Another 18% said they were following it “somewhat closely.” But according to Gallup even the combined total of Americans following the story at all – 25% – […]

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Youngest Member at NRA Convention: A 3-Year-Old Black Girl

Youngest Member at NRA Convention: A 3-Year-Old Black Girl

on May 10, 2013, 7:19 AM / in National News, News

Here is an article from the other side of the race issue by  Jenée  Desmond-Harris From the tone and comments from the author, you can just feel the resentment of the moment….. The National Rifle Association capped its annual convention in Houston on Sunday by hosting a “Youth Day” event that included free six-month memberships offered to kids, the Daily […]

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Malcolm X’s Grandson Killed in Mexico

Malcolm X’s Grandson Killed in Mexico

on May 10, 2013, 7:10 AM / in National News, News

The Amsterdam News is reporting, and the U.S. Embassy has confirmed, that Malcolm Shabazz, grandson of Malcolm X, has been killed in Mexico. Unconfirmed reports say he died early Thursday morning from injuries sustained when he was thrown off a building or shot as he was being robbed in Tijuana. “I’m confirming, per U.S. Embassy, on behalf of family, the […]

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Obama’s Constitutionally-Challenged Labor Board Silent After Losing Another Legal Battle

Obama’s Constitutionally-Challenged Labor Board Silent After Losing Another Legal Battle

on May 9, 2013, 10:26 AM / in National News, News

No press release from the beleagured agency…? By: LaborUnionReport So far, the National Labor Relations Board’s Office of Public Affairs has been unusually quiet since Barack Obama’s constitutionally-challenged NLRB appointees and their union cronies were dealt another blow on Tuesday by the DC Circuit Court of Appeals. In a decision that impacts nearly every private-sector workplace in America, the D.C. […]

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Divorcing sex from marriage

Divorcing sex from marriage

on May 9, 2013, 10:23 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: John Hayward “Aha!” cried liberals across the land, when the election returns from South Carolina came in, and the zombie political corpse of Mark Sanford had somehow managed to score a landslide victory over the vivacious Elizabeth Colbert Busch.  ”Now we’ve got you right where we want you, Republicans!  Your hypocrisy on family values will be your undoing!” The idea is […]

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Obama Pursues Gun Control via Executive Action After Senate Blow

Obama Pursues Gun Control via Executive Action After Senate Blow

on May 9, 2013, 9:31 AM / in National News, News

In the wake of a humiliating defeat for gun-control advocates in the Senate last month, President Obama and a coalition of allied anti-Second Amendment extremists vowed not to give up the fight. Unlike its failure in keeping many promises, however, the administration is already making good on that particular lawless threat, seeking to bypass Congress and use “executive actions” to […]

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Part-timers to lose pay amid health act’s new math

on May 9, 2013, 9:27 AM / in National News, News

By Chad Terhune Los Angeles Times Some workers are having their hours cut so employers won’t have to cover them under Obamacare. But many will benefit from the healthcare law’s premium subsidies and Medicaid expansion. Many part-timers are facing a double whammy from President Obama‘s Affordable Care Act. The law requires large employers offering health insurance to include part-time employees […]

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Inside Scoop on Obamacare Exchanges

Inside Scoop on Obamacare Exchanges

on May 9, 2013, 9:22 AM / in National News, News

By Twila Brase, R.N., PHN President and Co-founder of CCHF Health Freedom eNews Will Obamacare Exchanges be ready? We hope not. The headline from an Exchange industry news article says, “Will HHS Stall Start of Federal Exchanges? Observers Say ‘Yes,’ ‘No,’ ‘Wait Till Oct. 1”. There are 33 states that have refused to build (fund) a “state exchange,” forcing the […]

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Close call: Cher’s mom changed mind about aborting famous daughter while sitting in clinic

Close call: Cher’s mom changed mind about aborting famous daughter while sitting in clinic

on May 9, 2013, 8:57 AM / in National News, News

(LifeSiteNews.com) – This past weekend during an appearance on a Lifetime show called Dear Mom, Love Cher, the famous singer’s mother confessed that she came within minutes of aborting her now-famous daughter. Georgia Holt was 20 and recently separated from her husband when she found herself pregnant with Cher. She had moved back in with her own mother, who, when […]

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Do Libertarians Support Crony Capitalism?

Do Libertarians Support Crony Capitalism?

on May 9, 2013, 8:50 AM / in National News, News

by Thomas E. Woods, Jr. Thomas E. Woods, Jr., is the New York Times bestselling author of 11 books. A senior fellow of the Ludwig von Mises Institute, Woods holds a bachelor’s degree in history from Harvard and his master’s, M.Phil., and Ph.D. from Columbia University I don’t know what to make of this. Ken Connor, of something called The […]

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Handwaving away opposition to the national standards

Handwaving away opposition to the national standards

on May 9, 2013, 8:17 AM / in National News, News

As we endeavor to understand the Common Core State Standards, their origin, their impact, etc., there has been an explosion of excellent information but this is one of the best general pieces I have come across and I encourage you to read every word.  You may want to download and keep for future reference. Posted by Jim Stergios March 6, […]

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“Are All Mexicans Bad People?”

“Are All Mexicans Bad People?”

on May 9, 2013, 8:10 AM / in National News, News

“Are All Mexicans Bad People?” The answer to that is NO –  It isn’t the color of ones skin that is the problem It is the Color of ones HEART. It isn’t the language one speaks It is the Language of your HEART that speaks the loudest and the CLEAREST. If you are DARK in color in your heart then […]

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Mark Sanford Wins

on May 8, 2013, 7:17 AM / in National News, News

By: Erick Erickson Mark Sanford has won the special election in South Carolina’s first congressional district. He was abandoned by much of the South Carolina congressional delegation. He was abandoned by the NRCC and its fundraising. The Democrats outspent him by more than a 3 to 1 advantage. But the district favored him to begin with.  Despite panic a few […]

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Internet Sales Tax Bill Stalling in House

Internet Sales Tax Bill Stalling in House

on May 8, 2013, 7:14 AM / in National News, News

by Wynton Hall In a 69-27 vote, the Senate on Monday passed its Internet sales tax bill. The bill now moves to the House, where it faces a tougher road to passage. Conservatives and Republicans are split on the issue. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) has expressed support for the “concept” of an Internet tax because he believes it will help level […]

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Mark Sanford Beats Elizabeth Colbert Busch

Mark Sanford Beats Elizabeth Colbert Busch

on May 8, 2013, 7:04 AM / in National News, News

UPDATE: AP has called the race for Sanford. Editor’s Note: A special good morning to my liberal friends who thought they might win in SC-01, but lost.  Now, I know you are in high dudgeons today about the GOP and family values and Mark Sanford.  But let’s just start with a reality check — Mark Sanford may have cheated on his […]

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Honest Examination of Race

Honest Examination of Race

on May 7, 2013, 12:29 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

by Walter E. Williams One definition given for insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results; it might also be a definition of stupidity. Let’s look at some cities where large percentages of black Americans live under poor conditions. Experiencing a violent crime rate of 2,137 per 100,000 of the population, Detroit is the nation’s […]

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Teens Decide to Fight Back Against Anti-Christian Bullies

Teens Decide to Fight Back Against Anti-Christian Bullies

on May 7, 2013, 8:02 AM / in National News, News

By Todd Starnes Late last year, a public school teacher in northern Idaho told students to write an essay titled, “I Believe.” But there was one caveat – the students were not allowed to write anything about God in their papers. That act of religious censorship prompted a group of Christian students to start asking questions – and those questions […]

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The Plantation President

The Plantation President

on May 7, 2013, 8:00 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By Jeffrey  Lord Justice Thomas makes a point: the liberal media as the new American slave owners. “I always knew that it would have to be a black president who was approved by the elites and the media. Any black person who says something that is not the prescribed things that they expect from a black person will be picked apart. […]

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Singer Lauryn Hill gets 3 months in prison for failing to file federal tax returns

Singer Lauryn Hill gets 3 months in prison for failing to file federal tax returns

on May 7, 2013, 7:54 AM / in National News, News

By David Porter Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. — Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill stood in federal court  Monday and compared her experience in the music business to the slavery her  ancestors endured before a judge sentenced her to three months in prison for  failing to pay about $1 million in taxes over the past decade. “I am a child of former […]

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South Korean president: North Korea will “pay” for any attack

on May 7, 2013, 7:35 AM / in National News, News

(CBS News) NEW YORK — South Korean President Park Geun-hye is a fascinating character — she’s the first woman president in a male-dominated society, and she’s as tough as they come. Her father was President of South Korea for more than twenty years before he was assassinated; her mother was also assassinated, and Park herself was viciously slashed with a […]

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