Archive for November 15th, 2017

Big City Liberals Are Forcing Rural Counties To Secede

Big City Liberals Are Forcing Rural Counties To Secede

on November 15, 2017, 8:27 AM / in Opinion

by Ron Ewart   /   News with Views History has shown us that people don’t behave well when crammed together in big cities.  Big cities have given us the “Blue” states.  Big cities are hot beds of socialism and government control.  Big cities, with their voting majorities, control the legislative process and give us big-city legislators that support socialism, more laws, […]

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VOA to Fire Three Employees Over Controversial Radio Interview

VOA to Fire Three Employees Over Controversial Radio Interview

on November 15, 2017, 8:20 AM / in International News, National News

BY: Bill Gertz   |  Washington Free Beacon China pressured official U.S. radio to halt live broadcast of dissident who revealed PRC corruption The Voice of America, the official U.S. government broadcaster, has notified three employees of its Chinese language division that it plans to fire them for conducting a controversial interview with a Chinese dissident. The three workers, Sasha Gong, Fred […]

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John Witherspoon

John Witherspoon

on November 15, 2017, 8:16 AM / in History

He lost two sons in the Revolution and was the only clergyman to sign the Declaration. His name was John Witherspoon. A delegate from New Jersey, he declared: “Gentlemen, New Jersey is ready to vote for independence … The country is not only ripe for independence, but we are in danger of becoming rotten for the want of it!” He served on 120 […]

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Yo, ho ho… salty sea story for ya able-bodied seaman

Yo, ho ho… salty sea story for ya able-bodied seaman

on November 15, 2017, 8:07 AM / in Bedtime Stories

The passenger steamer SS Warrimoo was quietly knifing its way through the waters of the mid-Pacific on its way from Vancouver to Australia. The navigator had just finished working out a star fix and brought the master, Captain John Phillips, the result. The Warrimoo’s position was LAT 0º 31′ N and LON 179 30′ W. The date was 31 December […]

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Is America Becoming A Police State Where Churches Can’t Feed The Homeless And Kids Can’t Set Up Lemonade Stands?

Is America Becoming A Police State Where Churches Can’t Feed The Homeless And Kids Can’t Set Up Lemonade Stands?

on November 15, 2017, 7:59 AM / in Opinion

by Michael Snyder   |   The American Dream What would you do if authorities ordered your church to stop feeding the homeless?  And what would you do if your 5-year-old daughter was ordered to get government permission before setting up a lemonade stand?  Well, these things are actually happening in America today.  With each passing day, America goes further down the road […]

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Rep says Congress paid out $15M to silence sex harassment victims

Rep says Congress paid out $15M to silence sex harassment victims

on November 15, 2017, 7:54 AM / in National News

Now here is a lawsuit on the horizon; either she is lying or some members of Congress are in deep trouble….    The US congresswoman who testified that current members of Congress are known sex harassers said Tuesday night that $15 million in hush money has been paid to accusers. Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) told MSNBC that the millions have been doled out to […]

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Zimbabwe military takes Mugabe into custody

on November 15, 2017, 7:48 AM / in International News

Zimbabwe’s military said Wednesday that it had taken President Robert Mugabe, one of Africa’s longest-serving leaders, into custody in an apparent military takeover of the southern African nation. Two uniformed officers appeared on TV after apparently seizing the state broadcaster, ZBC, and said Mugabe, who reportedly is stepping down, and his family were “safe and sound, and their security is […]

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Senate Republicans add repeal of ObamaCare mandate to tax bill

on November 15, 2017, 7:43 AM / in National News

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) announced Tuesday that the Senate tax bill would include a proposal to repeal ObamaCare’s mandate for Americans to acquire health insurance. Conservatives led by GOP Sens. Ted Cruz (Texas), Rand Paul (Ky.) and Tom Cotton (Ark.) demanded the provision, which would raise up to $400 billion over the next year that Republicans want to […]

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What is Happening Today on The Hill for Defense

What is Happening Today on The Hill for Defense

on November 15, 2017, 7:11 AM / in National News

Three former Navy secretaries will speak at the Center for Strategic and International Studies on the prospects and challenges of building the 350-ship Navy at 10 a.m. Wednesday at 1616 Rhode Island Ave. NW, Washington. http://bit.ly/2ym4FF5 Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin will testify before a House Appropriations subpanel on VA electronic health record oversight at 10 a.m. in Rayburn House Office […]

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AIR FORCE FACING PILOT SHORTAGE

on November 15, 2017, 7:07 AM / in National News

The Air Force is sounding the alarm on a 2,000-pilot shortage it says it’s facing. The Hill’s Ellen Mitchell reports: Top Air Force leaders and lawmakers are warning that a pilot shortage of 2,000 could cripple the service, leaving it unready to handle its responsibilities. “With 2,000 pilots short, it’ll break the force. It’ll break it,” Air Force Secretary Heather […]

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MCCAIN THREATENS TO BLOCK PENTAGON NOMINEES

MCCAIN THREATENS TO BLOCK PENTAGON NOMINEES

on November 15, 2017, 7:05 AM / in National News

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) is again threatening to hold up Pentagon nominees, this time over a news report about the Army granting mental health waivers to recruits. At issue is a USA Today report that said the Army has lifted a ban on issuing waivers for recruits with a history of self-harm, bipolar disorder, depression or drug and alcohol abuse. McCain, chairman of […]

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700 Billion Defense Budget Passes the House

on November 15, 2017, 7:03 AM / in National News

The House on Tuesday easily passed the 2018 fiscal year’s nearly $700 billion defense policy bill. The House voted 356-70 to approve the $692 billion compromise National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) reached after House-Senate negotiations. The compromise version would authorize $626.4 billion for the base defense budget and $65.7 billion for a war fund known as the Overseas Contingency Operations […]

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Looks Like The Boycotting of Target for its Transgender Bathroom Policy is Taking its Toll

Looks Like The Boycotting of Target for its Transgender Bathroom Policy is Taking its Toll

on November 15, 2017, 7:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Tim Brown  |   Freedom Outpost In April 2016, Americans banned together to boycott Target over their transgender bathroom policy and it worked.  The effects of that boycott are still being felt by the retail giant today. Over 1 million people decided to boycott Target, which led to their stocks plunging by $2.5 billion in just 10 days! While liberal pundits […]

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NEW YORK TIMES: BELIEVE WOMEN… UNLESS THEY’RE ACCUSING DEMOCRATS

on November 15, 2017, 6:56 AM / in Opinion

By Daniel Greenfield  |  FrontPage Mag There have been a number of media pieces touching on Bill Clinton’s history of sexual assault. Some, like Catlin Flanagan’s Atlantic piece have been good. And then there’s Michelle Goldberg’s New York Times piece. And that’s almost as terrible as the Gloria Steineim defense of Bill Clinton in the New York Times, the one that Flanagan and I both cited. […]

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FBI signals criminal probe into Planned Parenthood’s trafficking of aborted baby parts

FBI signals criminal probe into Planned Parenthood’s trafficking of aborted baby parts

on November 15, 2017, 6:49 AM / in National News

When Evil is granted a business plan by Pete Baklinski    WASHINGTON, D.C., (LifeSiteNews) — The FBI has requested unredacted documents from Congress that were obtained during the 2015 hearings on Planned Parenthood’s allegedly illegal trafficking of aborted baby body parts for profit, reported The Hill. Pro-life activists have welcomed the move as a first sign of a criminal probe into the […]

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Make a HUGE Difference in the World by Sharing this Video

on November 15, 2017, 6:04 AM / in International News, National News

  This guy has typically had very straightforward, thought-provoking videos, and this one is no different – it’s just over seven minutes long, and worth every second… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQAlZrudNVc In Christ, Fred  

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November 15th in History

November 15th in History

on November 15, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History

November 15 is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 46 days remaining until the end of the year. THERE ARE 39 DAYS TILL CHRISTMAS! Holidays Christian Feast Day: Abibus of Edessa Albert the Great Blessed Hugh Faringdon Didier of Cahors Leopold III, a public holiday in Lower Austria and Vienna. […]

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What God Has Done

What God Has Done

on November 15, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Religion

King Agrippa, I was not disobedient to the heavenly vision. —Acts 26:19 In a debate at Boston College, Christian scholar William Craig Lane convincingly set forth the historical arguments for believing in Jesus’ resurrection, much as the apostle Paul did in Acts 26. Then Lane told the story of his conversion. As a child he never went to church, but […]

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