Archive for December 13th, 2019

The Latest Assault on Religious Liberty in the Armed Forces

The Latest Assault on Religious Liberty in the Armed Forces

on December 13, 2019, 8:55 AM / in Opinion

Leftists demanded that the DoD stop allowing the production of Shields of Strength with military logos. “It is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be grateful for his benefits, and humbly to implore his protection and favors.” —George Washington (1789) On a daily basis, some boorish leftist organization wins the […]

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THE ONLY WAY TO HANDLE THE HOMELESS CRISIS

on December 13, 2019, 8:49 AM / in Opinion

A message to Your Current Administration We’re never going to, “solve”, the so-called, “Homeless Crisis”, but there is a pathway through wisdom to address it much more effectively than what is being tried right now. First, we must separate the wheat from the chaff.  To suggest anyone is homeless suggests they had a home and lost it.  Those who make […]

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We’ve Had These Discussions About Education, Here is Your Chance To Put in Your Two Bits

on December 13, 2019, 8:46 AM / in Announcements

I’m sure you’ve seen it in the national news, but I’d like to reiterate: There is serious hostility towards the founding principles of liberty on too many college campuses. Many college students are not taught the true meaning of terms like “Freedom” and “Equality.” They are accepting false promises of free college and health care and voting for candidates who […]

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IG Report Confirms Brennan Lied in SWORN Testimony About Not Including Phony Dossier in IC Assessment on Russian Interference

IG Report Confirms Brennan Lied in SWORN Testimony About Not Including Phony Dossier in IC Assessment on Russian Interference

on December 13, 2019, 8:40 AM / in National News, Opinion

When is John Brennan going to jail for committing perjury?  DOJ Inspector General Michael Horowitz released his 476-page report on FISA abuses this week then testified to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. The IG report confirmed former CIA Director John Brennan did indeed rely on the phony dossier for the ICA report on so-called Russian interference in the 2016 […]

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ACT NOW! USDA’s proposed changes could hurt small beef processors!

on December 13, 2019, 8:37 AM / in Announcements

In recent years, there has been an increase in illness due to Salmonella in ground beef that has been raised and processed at industrial farms and processing facilities. The Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) of United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is proposing changes in response to these outbreaks. While improvements are needed, the proposed changes are unlikely to solve […]

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Jackson Police need assistance identifying these persons of interest.

Jackson Police need assistance identifying these persons of interest.

on December 13, 2019, 8:35 AM / in Local News

Investigators with the Jackson Police Department are investigating a shoplifting from 2196 Emporium Drive, Walmart, and need assistance identifying persons of interest. On November 21st, surveillance video from Walmart captures a black male and female running from the store with merchandise that had not been purchased.  The black female is captured on surveillance video having blue colored hair and wearing […]

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Barnard freshman stabbed to death in mugging in Morningside Park near Columbia, college mourns student ‘just beginning her journey’

Barnard freshman stabbed to death in mugging in Morningside Park near Columbia, college mourns student ‘just beginning her journey’

on December 13, 2019, 8:32 AM / in State News

By KERRY BURKE, ROCCO PARASCANDOLA, CATHERINA GIOINO, JOHN ANNESE and CATHY BURKE |  New York Daily News A first-year Barnard College student was fatally stabbed during a mugging in Morningside Park Wednesday night, just steps away from Columbia University, police sources said. Tessa Majors, 18, was walking down a set of steps to the park on W. 116th St. near Morningside Drive when a group of […]

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Ex-gay professor: I was fired from Southern Baptist seminary for expressing truth about gays

Ex-gay professor: I was fired from Southern Baptist seminary for expressing truth about gays

on December 13, 2019, 8:27 AM / in National News

By Dorothy Cummings McLean FORT WORTH, Texas,  (LifeSiteNews) – A well-known Christian academic and former homosexual says that he was fired as a professor from a Southern Baptist seminary because he expressed the truth about homosexuals. Dr. Robert Oscar Lopez, 48, who grew up in a lesbian household and formerly expressed himself as a homosexual man, was dismissed from his […]

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Holiday Heart Syndrome

Holiday Heart Syndrome

on December 13, 2019, 8:20 AM / in Food, National News

In the merriment of the holidays, the Christmas parties often start by nibbling on some appetizers like olives, grapes, nuts, and maybe sipping a glass of wine. As the party progresses, there is more excitement, especially as we renew old acquaintances.  Joviality reigns.  Our adrenal glands generate more excitement (stress) hormones that may not be not adequately detoxified by the liver because […]

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Dem Senate Candidates Rejecting Corporate PACs Received $1.6M from Entities Backed by Corporate Cash

Dem Senate Candidates Rejecting Corporate PACs Received $1.6M from Entities Backed by Corporate Cash

on December 13, 2019, 8:13 AM / in National News

Nearly a dozen 2020 Democratic Senate candidates who have sworn off corporate PAC money have found a workaround: They are accepting cash from allied PACs that are free to accept corporate-linked contributions. Thanks to the loophole, the Democrats have together received at least $1.6 million from committees that receive money from corporate PACs, according to a Washington Free Beacon review. Corporations establish PACs because they are barred […]

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The Impeachment Problem for Never Trump, Anti-Trump, Democrat, and Progressive Alike is Quite Simple

The Impeachment Problem for Never Trump, Anti-Trump, Democrat, and Progressive Alike is Quite Simple

on December 13, 2019, 8:09 AM / in Opinion

By Erick Erickson |  The Resurgent There are, at last count, 21 Republican members of Congress retiring in 2020. That amounts to more than 10% of the total number of Republicans in the House. The most recent is Congressman Tom Graves from here in Georgia. His seat is an R+27 district that meanders across Northwest Georgia. In the 2018 blowout […]

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Quote of the Week and Friday the 13th

on December 13, 2019, 8:05 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Friday, Dec. 13, 2019 — that’s right, Friday the 13th. On this day each week, I pass along a quotation intended to be uplifting or inspirational. Today is no exception, notwithstanding the fact that some superstitious people find the date a little unnerving. On this occasion I’ll invoke a former U.S. senator who was defiantly un-superstitious, although […]

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Senate approves resolution recognizing Armenian genocide

Senate approves resolution recognizing Armenian genocide

on December 13, 2019, 7:57 AM / in National News

We, That is Our Representatives, Do the silliest damn things. The Senate on Thursday unanimously approved a resolution recognizing the Armenian genocide in a harsh rebuke of Turkey and President Trump, whose administration opposed the resolution as he tried to bolster his relationship with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The Senate vote is expected to increase U.S.-Turkey tensions. The resolution […]

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Chile finds debris from crashed Antarctica-bound military plane

on December 13, 2019, 7:54 AM / in International News

The Chilean Air Force said Thursday that it had found wreckage from a plane that crashed earlier this week on a flight to Antarctica with 38 people on board. Some human remains were recovered. There were no survivors, Chilean Air Force chief Arturo Merino said. “The condition of the remains we discovered make it practically impossible that anyone could have […]

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House passes bill aiming to lower prescription drug prices

on December 13, 2019, 7:41 AM / in National News

The House on Thursday passed a bill intended to bring down prescription drug prices. Just two Republicans supported the bill in the 230-192, party-line vote. The measure seeks to let the government negotiate lower prices for prescription drugs, a top priority for House Democrats. The party hopes the vote will help vulnerable Democrats in an election season overshadowed by the […]

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Congressional negotiators reach tentative $1.3 trillion federal spending deal

Congressional negotiators reach tentative $1.3 trillion federal spending deal

on December 13, 2019, 7:38 AM / in National News

Congressional negotiators announced Thursday they had reached a preliminary $1.3 trillion spending deal for 2020, potentially averting a partial federal government shutdown next week. “There’s a meeting of the minds,” House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita M. Lowey (D-N.Y.) said in a joint announcement with Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Richard Shelby (R-Ala.). The news followed a visit by Treasury Secretary Steven […]

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Boris Johnson, Conservatives win big promising to ‘Get Brexit Done’

on December 13, 2019, 7:36 AM / in International News

Early results and exit polls on Thursday suggested that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party was headed for a landslide victory in elections called to break an impasse over Brexit. Johnson campaigned on the slogan “Get Brexit Done,” while Jeremy Corbyn’s opposition Labour Party had promised a new referendum on leaving the European Union, increased spending on health care, […]

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Democrats push Judiciary Committee impeachment vote to Friday

Democrats push Judiciary Committee impeachment vote to Friday

on December 13, 2019, 7:34 AM / in National News

House Judiciary Committee Chair Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) unexpectedly announced that the panel would delay a vote on two articles of impeachment against President Trump until today, Friday. The move came after a 14-hour hearing on the allegations that Trump abused his power by pressuring Ukraine to investigate his political rivals, and obstructed Congress’ investigation of the matter. Republicans reacted with […]

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Why ‘American Jews are terrified’: Three responses to the scourge of anti-Semitism

Why ‘American Jews are terrified’: Three responses to the scourge of anti-Semitism

on December 13, 2019, 7:31 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Nearly half of Jewish young people in America have been the victims of anti-Semitic acts in the last five years. Think about that fact for a moment. More than a third have experienced such hatred on a college campus or know someone who has. Today, 88 percent of Jewish Americans think anti-Semitism is a problem in the US; 84 percent believe […]

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US announces that we have reached a “trade deal!”

US announces that we have reached a “trade deal!”

on December 13, 2019, 7:29 AM / in National News

By KENNY POLCARI Trump plays Monty Hall saying “Let’s Make a Deal!” China – suspiciously “mum” The UK has spoken – BoJo wins decisively in a snap election! No one paying attention to the circus on Capitol Hill RISK ON all around the world Try the Prime Rib US announces that we have reached a “trade deal!” For the third […]

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