Archive for March 2nd, 2019

Warning Shot? Amazon Pulls Out Of Seattle Office Tower At Center Of Homeless Tax Debate

Warning Shot? Amazon Pulls Out Of Seattle Office Tower At Center Of Homeless Tax Debate

on March 2, 2019, 8:57 AM / in National News

As community activists in Virginia, emboldened by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s successful campaign to drive Amazon out of Queens, push back against Amazon’s plan to build its HQ2 in Crystal City, it looks like Amazon is preemptively scaling back its plans to expand in Seattle as it braces for more pushback from progressives. According to a report published by GeekWire, which managed to obtain […]

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Mark Johnstone / Farm to Table Fund Raiser

Mark Johnstone / Farm to Table Fund Raiser

on March 2, 2019, 8:43 AM / in Announcements

The event will feature an auction of three farm-to-table paintings and live music. Email ahazlehurst1@gmail.com to RSVP. Cost is $75 per person. March 18th, 2019 218 East Main Street, Community Cafe A portion of the proceeds will be donated to ComeUnity Café. #johnstone4mayor

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Green New Deal Reveals the Naked Truth of Agenda 21

Green New Deal Reveals the Naked Truth of Agenda 21

on March 2, 2019, 8:33 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Tom DeWeese |   American Policy Center Sometimes if you fight hard enough and refuse to back down, no matter the odds, your truth is vindicated and prevails! For twenty years I have been labeled a conspiracy theorist, scaremonger, extremist, dangerous, nut case. I’ve been denied access to stages, major news programs, and awarded tin foil hats. All because I […]

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Delaware: Cops Claim Their “Fear” Trumps Your 4th Amendment Protected Rights

Delaware: Cops Claim Their “Fear” Trumps Your 4th Amendment Protected Rights

on March 2, 2019, 8:30 AM / in State News

By MATT AGORIST |  Freedom Outpost Delaware — In the ostensible land of the free, police are required to obtain consent, a warrant, or have probable cause that a crime is being committed before they can search you or your property. This ostensible right is guaranteed under the 4th amendment to the Constitution. However, police—who swear an oath to uphold […]

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Leftwing “Journalists” – Not Leftist Bias but Outright Activists

Leftwing “Journalists” – Not Leftist Bias but Outright Activists

on March 2, 2019, 8:20 AM / in Opinion

by Dustin Koellhoffer  |  iPatriot  Liberal media is openly advocating for Democrats.  Because Americans are abandoning their web of lies, their bottom line is suffering.  Now they are begging congressional Democrats to subsidize them with taxpayer money.  What did I tell you?  Democrat hacks pretending to be journalists are going out of business.  Is this surprising when 85% of the […]

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RESEARCH & COMMENTARY: WASHINGTON E-CIGARETTE TAX WILL VAPORIZE TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION

RESEARCH & COMMENTARY: WASHINGTON E-CIGARETTE TAX WILL VAPORIZE TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION

on March 2, 2019, 8:10 AM / in State News

By Lindsey Stroud  |  Heartland Legislation would apply a 95 percent tax on e-cigarettes and vaping devices. Washington state lawmakers introduced legislation that would effectively make electronic cigarettes unaffordable for the vast majority of Evergreen State residents. HB 1863 would expand the definition of tobacco products to include e-cigarettes and vaping devices and apply a 95 percent tax on such products. Applying draconian […]

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TRUMP’S ‘REMAIN IN MEXICO’ POLICY IS CHANGING HOW IMMIGRANTS TRY TO ENTER THE US

TRUMP’S ‘REMAIN IN MEXICO’ POLICY IS CHANGING HOW IMMIGRANTS TRY TO ENTER THE US

on March 2, 2019, 8:04 AM / in International News, National News

The Trump administration’s asylum policy is prompting more migrants to try their luck at crossing illegally rather than seeking out legal ports of entry, Customs and Border Protection data suggest. The proportion of foreign nationals attempting to cross the border illegally rather than reporting to legal ports of entry has risen in the past year, according to the data. Those crossing illegally […]

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California City Removes Statue of President McKinley in Dead of Night

California City Removes Statue of President McKinley in Dead of Night

on March 2, 2019, 8:01 AM / in National News, State News

The city of Arcata, California, removed a statue of President William McKinley before dawn on Thursday, bowing to the wishes of Native American political activists, and breaking a promise by the city council to notify the public. McKinley, a Republican, is considered one of the better presidents the U.S. has had. At the time of his assassination by an anarchist […]

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Evangelicals Unwittingly Pushing America Toward Atheism And Paganism

on March 2, 2019, 7:47 AM / in Opinion

The influence of America’s evangelical churches has been in steep decline ever since the two administrations of professed evangelical Christian President George W. Bush at the beginning of this century. Again and again on my radio talk show and in this column, I tried to warn Christians about the way the Bush presidency was distorting Christ’s teaching and how millions […]

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March 2nd in History

March 2nd in History

on March 2, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

March 2 is the 61st day of the year (62nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 304 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Agnes of Bohemia Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders Chad of Mercia (Church of England) March 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Feast of ‘Alá (Loftiness), First day of […]

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History of Opiates

on March 2, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Opiates, originally derived from the opium poppy, have been used for thousands of years for both recreational and medicinal purposes. The most active substance in opium is morphine—named after Morpheus, the Greek god of dreams. Morphine is a very powerful painkiller, but it is also very addictive. In the sixteenth century, laudanum, opium prepared in an alcoholic solution, was used […]

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Little By Little!

Little By Little!

on March 2, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Little by little I will drive them out from before you, until you have increased, and you inherit the land. —Exodus 23:30 When I was a little girl, my mother gave me her prized “reader” to help me learn, just as it had helped her years earlier. I loved one particular story, never dreaming how much it would affect me […]

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Hecklers and Hypocrites

on March 2, 2019, 5:57 AM / in History, Opinion

By Mike Adams   |    TownHall Recently, a professor of history at City University of New York (CUNY) objected to my support for specific provisions of North Carolina’s HB527, which allow student hecklers who disrupt campus speeches to be subjected to campus disciplinary procedures. After he shared one of my remarks on Twitter, many of his followers made accusations of […]

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