Opinion

Northwestern student government endorses ‘viewpoint diversity’

Northwestern student government endorses ‘viewpoint diversity’

on March 20, 2017, 9:06 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Ashe Schow  /  Watchdog.org It’s rare to see anyone on college campuses – especially students – demanding to hear opinions that differ from their own these days. But at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, the student government recently passed a series of resolutions aimed at bolstering “viewpoint and intellectual diversity.” The resolutions were the brainchild of Northwestern senior Lauren Thomas, […]

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Around the Block Monday, March 20th 2017

Around the Block Monday, March 20th 2017

on March 20, 2017, 8:42 AM / in National News, Opinion

Good morning, it’s Monday, March 20, 2017, and according to some the first day of spring. Over the weekend the music world lost Chuck Berry and pro football fans absorbed sad news about retired San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark. One of the nice guys in pro sports, Clark now faces a very tough road. In college basketball, the […]

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The Left Inflames Racial Tensions Again. This Time to Attack Private Contractors.

The Left Inflames Racial Tensions Again. This Time to Attack Private Contractors.

on March 20, 2017, 8:31 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson  /  The Resurgent  This is now Donald Trump’s America and instead of trying to understand why so many Americans rejected the status quo, the left has decided the nation is just full of racists, bigots, and idiots. Consequently, on a daily basis they are trying to find new grievances to keep alive the anger and rage on […]

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REALITY Dictionary

REALITY Dictionary

on March 20, 2017, 8:05 AM / in Opinion

Editor’s note: Technically Fascist’s, Nazi’s and Hitler are Liberals in their own right and they normally eliminate those they argue with.

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The unintended consequences of goofy hoplophobes anti-firearm rights Democrat moke demands mandatory open carry I like it sorta

on March 20, 2017, 6:10 AM / in Bedtime Stories, Opinion, State News

This came to us from Jackie 6 years ago and it just made us smile. The unintended consequences of goofy hoplophobes. Anti-firearm rights Democrat moke demands mandatory open carry! I like it! (Sorta.) “Hey, I’m all out of 9mm! Let’s go to WalMart.” From Ammoland.com: A bill in Louisiana would require sportsmen to show the serial number on their firearms before purchasing […]

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When did the effort to Repeal ObamaCare change to repeal and replace?

on March 18, 2017, 7:30 AM / in National News, Opinion

Over the six years since the law passed, Republicans in Congress have vowed to completely repeal the Affordable Care Act, yet today they talk repeal, change or replace from some very powerful members in the House and the Senate… What the heck happened?

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Trump’s “Blueprint” Budget Is a Policy Statement; Real Budget to Follow

Trump’s “Blueprint” Budget Is a Policy Statement; Real Budget to Follow

on March 18, 2017, 6:37 AM / in National News, Opinion

President Donald Trump’s Office of Management and Budget (OMB) unveiled “America First — A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again” on Thursday, noting that the president’s actual budget will be released in May. President Trump and his OMB Director Mick Mulvaney joined in outlining the “blueprint” without disclosing hard numbers, revenue projections, or even an economic outlook to back […]

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Bill Would Let Floridians Challenge Inappropriate School Material

Bill Would Let Floridians Challenge Inappropriate School Material

on March 18, 2017, 6:21 AM / in Opinion, State News

Despite legal prohibitions on providing obscene material to minors, public schools in Florida have been using apparently illegal materials including stories for “literature” involving prostitution, lesbianism, gang rape, marital infidelity, masturbation, masochism, abortion, and more. In Florida school districts where materials were examined by parents and activists, there were more than 60 books with hard or soft porn on recommended […]

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Will Donald Trump Let Paul Ryan Make Him A One-Term President?

Will Donald Trump Let Paul Ryan Make Him A One-Term President?

on March 17, 2017, 12:16 PM / in Opinion

From the beginning, there have been several things that have bothered me about Donald Trump. Perhaps my biggest concerns have always been how genuine Trump is and, if he is genuine, how much he truly understands about “the swamp” he promised to drain. President Trump has appointed numerous big-government, pro-war neocons to his administration. In just two months, Trump has […]

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Convention of the States…. Another bad move with the possibility of getting worse

Convention of the States…. Another bad move with the possibility of getting worse

on March 17, 2017, 11:39 AM / in News, Opinion

There are times when some of our Republican friends decide to run off the reservation and be progressive in thought and in practice. We try not to defend them on these issues and there are reasons for that. Generally when our Republican brothers decide that progressiveness is in order, they try to do this quietly and behind the scenes. There […]

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Is McCain Hijacking Trump’s Foreign Policy?

Is McCain Hijacking Trump’s Foreign Policy?

on March 17, 2017, 8:01 AM / in Opinion

“The senator from Kentucky,” said John McCain, speaking of his colleague Rand Paul, “is working for Vladimir Putin … and I do not say that lightly.” What did Sen. Paul do to deserve being called a hireling of Vladimir Putin? He declined to support McCain’s call for a unanimous Senate vote to bring Montenegro into NATO as the 29th member […]

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Freedom Is Eating Steak Well Done With Ketchup

Freedom Is Eating Steak Well Done With Ketchup

on March 17, 2017, 7:59 AM / in Opinion

BY: Matthew Continetti   /  The Washington Free Beacon There really was a liberal media bubble, Nate Silver reports, and the only thing wrong with his assertion is that it’s in the past tense. The lack of diversity among journalistic ranks—even the sort of racial and sexual diversity championed every day in the pages of the Washington Post and New York […]

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Republicans vow big changes to Trump budget

Republicans vow big changes to Trump budget

on March 17, 2017, 7:36 AM / in National News, Opinion

When you finally have a President who understands the frustration of budget mismanagement and starts to do something about it… we get complaints from the so called conservative legislators that he going too far…. President Trump’s budget proposal came under intense criticism in Congress on Thursday, with even some of his closest allies saying it has no hope of being […]

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Axing Wasteful EPA Program that Gave Leftist Groups Millions “Racist”

Axing Wasteful EPA Program that Gave Leftist Groups Millions “Racist”

on March 17, 2017, 6:55 AM / in Opinion

The Trump administration is being accused of racism for cutting a wasteful program that’s given leftist groups tens of millions of dollars to help poor, minority and indigenous communities attain “environmental justice.” The initiative was launched under Barack Obama’s first Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief, Lisa Jackson, to help low-income populations obtain the same degree of protection from health and […]

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You’re Going to Hell if You Support Cutting Meals on Wheels Funding

You’re Going to Hell if You Support Cutting Meals on Wheels Funding

on March 17, 2017, 6:47 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson   /  The Resurgent The political left wants us all to know that Christians have a duty to take care of the poor. Consequently, if you do not oppose President Trump’s budget plan to cut funding for Meals on Wheels, you are going to hell. Leave it to liberals to tie your salvation to support of a […]

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On Presidential Character From George Washington to…?

On Presidential Character From George Washington to…?

on March 17, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

“No compact among men … can be pronounced everlasting and inviolable, and … no mound of parchment can be so formed as to stand against the sweeping torrent of boundless ambition on the one side, aided by the sapping current of corrupted morals on the other.” George Washington (1789) In 1944, as World War II was turning in favor of […]

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Are Sanctuary Cities Safer?

Are Sanctuary Cities Safer?

on March 16, 2017, 3:40 PM / in Opinion

The “sanctuary city” movement is nothing more than a pandering political charade aimed at Hispanic voters — and sanctimonious fellow leftist elites. “The policy or advantage of [immigration] taking place in a body (I mean the settling of them in a body) may be much questioned; for, by so doing, they retain the language, habits, and principles good or bad […]

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My friends call me Donald, Bill. You can call me Mr. President.

My friends call me Donald, Bill. You can call me Mr. President.

on March 16, 2017, 11:38 AM / in Opinion

By Rocky Top Politics Most awkward moment in Bill Haslam’s political career: “Hey, aren’t you that little twerp who publicly attacked me and said you were voting for someone else just before the election?  Yeah, I thought that was you…”   “Just get in the limo, Bill.  Can I drop you somewhere? Like, say, off of the roof of the […]

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The 156 year old “Civil War” cover-up continues! Why?    

on March 16, 2017, 7:36 AM / in History, Opinion

Throughout the South the assault on all things Southern continues. Why? The erasure of facts surrounding the War Between the States is the cover-up. All government institutions, in one manner or another, are involved in this egregious counterfeit revision on the young. The fraudulent activities of the public school systems are the epicenter. Unfortunately, teachers are the purveyors and victims […]

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My thoughts on health care and how it needs to be set  forth

My thoughts on health care and how it needs to be set forth

on March 16, 2017, 7:22 AM / in Opinion

Listening to all the arguments on both sides related to the *Health Coverage (it is NOT CARE – it is Coverage – if it was Health ‘CARE’ then they would be practicing medicine without a license) I had a thought pop up that I am surprised I didn’t think of it sooner. We hear over and over how repealing Obummercare […]

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