Opinion

Quote for Today

on March 22, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion, People

Seven years ago and 9 more to go…. “The problem is that we now have de facto amnesty; whatever the on-paper law is, Washington isn’t deporting even a tiny percentage of the millions of illegals already here – or anything significant in terms of the numbers of new illegals arriving yearly. Aside from the illegals knowing that the likelihood of […]

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Former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore on Term Limits

on March 22, 2019, 5:58 AM / in Opinion

Benjamin Franklin once said, “In free governments the rulers are the servants, and the people their superiors and sovereigns. For the former, therefore, to return among the latter is not to degrade, but to promote them.” Our founding fathers understood that public service was just that, service for the public good. It was not a professional job or occupation loaded […]

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Does Tennessee need a 2nd permitting system?

on March 21, 2019, 8:39 AM / in Opinion, State News

Quite simply, no. What it needs are promises kept. There is a bill by Sen. John Stevens and Rep. Andy Holt (SB705 and HB1264) which was filed to create a second type of civilian handgun permit in Tennessee.  This proposed new permit is a “concealed only” permit.  The existing permit, which will continue to exist, does not have a concealment […]

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5 Words Conservatives Should Never Use, Starting With Conservative

5 Words Conservatives Should Never Use, Starting With Conservative

on March 21, 2019, 8:02 AM / in Opinion

By: Trevor Loudon | The Epoch Times Words are weapons. In the “culture war,” words are the most powerful weapon. Control of words is how revolutionaries get us to think a certain way—the way they wish us to think. Early 20th-century Italian Communist Party leader and leading “cultural warrior” Antonio Gramsci put it this way: “Ideas and opinions are not spontaneously ‘born’ […]

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Cradle Act would allow parents to use Social Security benefits towards paid parental leave

Cradle Act would allow parents to use Social Security benefits towards paid parental leave

on March 21, 2019, 7:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Bethany Blankley | Watchdog.org Republican U.S. Sens. Joni Ernst of Iowa and Mike Lee of Utah introduced the Child Rearing and Development Leave Empowerment (CRADLE) Act that seeks to allow new parents to access their Social Security benefits to partially fund paid time off for maternity and paternity leave. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Florida, introduced a similar measure, “Economic Security […]

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Does European data privacy regulation help entrench U.S. tech firms?

on March 21, 2019, 6:50 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), along with similarly heavy-handed regimes such as California’s Consumer Privacy Act, entrenches established platforms that have the resources to meet their onerous compliance requirements. Since the GDPR’s implementation in May, the rank and market share of small- and medium-sized ad tech companies has declined by 18 to 32 percent in the EU, while […]

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America’s Generals Have Learned Nothing From Our Failed Wars

America’s Generals Have Learned Nothing From Our Failed Wars

on March 21, 2019, 6:46 AM / in Opinion

Authored by William Astore via TomDispatch.com, The senior officials responsible for our military failures are guiding us to more of the same. “Veni, Vidi, Vici,” boasted Julius Caesar, one of history’s great military captains. “I came, I saw, I conquered.” Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton echoed that famed saying when summing up the Obama administration’s military intervention in Libya in 2011 […]

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Democrats Can’t Win Without Gaming the Constitution

Democrats Can’t Win Without Gaming the Constitution

on March 21, 2019, 6:35 AM / in History, Opinion

By Rush Limbaugh Donald Trump says that the Democrats are getting very strange. You see what Trump tweeted last night? “Democrats are getting very strange. They now want to change the voting age to 16. They want to abolish the Electoral College and increase significantly the number of Supreme Court justices. Actually, you’ve got to win at the ballot box.” […]

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Virginia school under fire after activist reads trans book to kindergarten kids

Virginia school under fire after activist reads trans book to kindergarten kids

on March 21, 2019, 6:20 AM / in Opinion, State News

(LifeSiteNews) — A Virginia elementary school that allowed a transgender activist to read kindergarten students a book about transgenderism last month did not give parents the option to opt out of having their children present, according to reports, despite claims to the contrary. Transgender activist Sarah McBride of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) read “I Am Jazz,” a book about a boy who […]

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The Hornets Nest

on March 21, 2019, 6:06 AM / in Opinion

By Anna Von Reitz Let’s begin by understanding that all Law comes from religion with “religion” being defined as a “recognizable set of beliefs and practices including ethical values accepted by adherents”. Most religions share what can be called “Universal Values”. In the realm of Universal Values we can list life as a value.  Peace is also such a value, and […]

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AOC lies to make a point

AOC lies to make a point

on March 21, 2019, 6:02 AM / in National News, Opinion

 by Joe Cunningham |  RedState This comes from the Washington Free Beacon, and it is a great one: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) spoke Saturday at an event focused on eliminating private education and boycotting ‘racial’ and ‘gender-biased’ standardized testing. The ‘Education Town Hall’ organized by Jackson Heights People for Public Schools included a medley of New York’s progressive organizations. NYC Opt Out, […]

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Democratic Socialists, National Socialists and the ties that bind.

Democratic Socialists, National Socialists and the ties that bind.

on March 21, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

By Joseph Hippolito |  FrontPage  Before Donald Trump was elected President, and certainly since, self-described “progressives” or “democratic socialists” in the Democratic Party have denigrated anybody who opposes their agenda as Nazis. But are they engaging in psychological projection? Consider the following recent events. Comments by Rep. Ilhan Omar, Rep. Jim Clyburn and Rep. Rashida Tlaib display contempt for Jews — in Rep. Clyburn’s case, for victims of the […]

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As World Mourns Mosque Shooting in New Zealand, Media Ignores Murder of Christians in Nigeria

on March 20, 2019, 9:15 AM / in Opinion

The deadly mosque shooting in New Zealand last Friday captured the world’s attention after 50 innocent people were targeted and killed, seemingly for their religion. Yet, at the same time, Christians are being murdered in Nigeria in great numbers. Since last month, at least “120 people have been killed in a series of alleged attacks by the Fulani militia on Christian communities…” CBN News reports. According […]

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The Constitution

The Constitution

on March 20, 2019, 8:43 AM / in Opinion

In an article by Arthur Thompson about the Constitution he asks the question “What is the law?” In this country, it is the Constitution. Everyone is beholden to the Constitution as a natural course of citizenship. But civil servants, military, elected officials, et al., are not only beholden to it, they are required to take an oath to protect it […]

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The Scouts and the ACLU

The Scouts and the ACLU

on March 20, 2019, 8:22 AM / in Opinion

Some time back, William Federer of the American Minute, published an article explaining the founding of the Boy Scouts, for which our founder was a proud member, an Eagle scout, a Vigil with the Order of the Arrow, and a staff member at Philmont, teaching leadership skills. Scout Oath On my honor I will do my best To do my […]

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College Cheating Scandal

on March 20, 2019, 6:38 AM / in Opinion

By Walter Williams Federal prosecutors have charged more than 50 people involved in cheating and bribery in order to get their children admitted to some of the nation’s most prestigious colleges and universities such as Georgetown, Yale, Stanford, University of Texas, University of Southern California and UCLA. They often paid more than $100,000 to rig SAT or ACT exams. In […]

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Devvy – #ExitFacebookNow

on March 19, 2019, 8:48 AM / in Opinion

I have made no bones about my distrust of Ivanka and her husband.  Seems like Devvy has the same opinion.  I am so sick of all this ME TOO – Women’s rights, etc. that I could vomit.  Take a good look at the current *women* in power seats and tell me that it is GOOD FOR AMERICA.  Whenever EMOTIONS run […]

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“Diversity” and the Sack of America

“Diversity” and the Sack of America

on March 18, 2019, 7:04 AM / in Opinion

Lots of great new items on The Federal Observer –  Check it out https://federalobserver.com/ Living in the United States is a privilege ~ NOT a right for non-citizens Leave a reply NOTE: With this post we return to the archives of the first generation Federal Observerwith a column from Linda Chavez writing for Jewish World Review less than one month after 9/11. It seems that all […]

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Incitement to genocide of Jews is widespread inside mosques in the US

on March 18, 2019, 6:47 AM / in National News, Opinion

When the people in the city  bring in the TROJAN HORSE they are proving this saying by Sun Tzu. IF YOU KNOW THE ENEMY AND KNOW YOURSELF, YOU NEED NOT FEAR THE RESULT OF A HUNDRED BATTLES.  KNOW YOURSELF BUT NOT THE ENEMY, FOR EVERY VICTORY GAINED YOU WILL ALSO SUFFER A DEFEAT. IF YOU KNOW NEITHER THE ENEMY NOR […]

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EXIT FAUX FOX and ENTER OANN

on March 18, 2019, 6:43 AM / in Announcements, Opinion

If you are as fed up as so many are of the FAUX FOX MEWS – aka CNN LITE then you might try this channel.  I haven’t watched it so far but all the comments I see about it tell me it is an answer to conservative values.  Be sure to let FAUX FOX  know you are leaving and let […]

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