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About: Aleister

Aleister is Generation X small L libertarian known for his blog American Glob who helped William Jacobson launch College Insurrection in the fall of 2012. He also played a pivotal role in the creation and launch of ElizabethWarrenWiki.org.

In addition to his blogging for team Insurrection, he has written for Big Hollywood, Big Government and Twitchy.

Follow him on Twitter @AmericanGlob.




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White House Struggles to Explain Obama Golfing Right After Foley Statement

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Posted by    Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 11:08am
Eric Schultz LI

After making a brief statement about the murder of American journalist James Foley, Obama quickly returned to the golf course. Criticism followed from every corner...

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Scott Brown Pulls Even With Jeanne Shaheen in NH Senate Race

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Posted by    Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 9:30am
Brown LI

According to a new poll from WMUR in New Hampshire on the race for US senate, Republican Scott Brown has gained a tremendous amount of ground on incumbent Democrat Jeanne Shaheen.

Joshua Miller of the Boston Globe recently reported:

Scott Brown, Jeanne Shaheen in dead heat

The US Senate race in New Hampshire has...

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Obama foreign policy “is like the Brazilian national soccer squad”

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Posted by    Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 5:18pm
http://youtu.be/1L5asJF5jQ8

Greg Gutfeld sat in for Bill on the O’Reilly Factor last night and in one segment, he interviewed Bret Stephens of the Wall Street Journal.

The focus of their discussion was the meltdown of the Obama presidency with an eye to foreign policy. Watch below:

The column Stephens wrote for Commentary Magazine which...

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Due Process Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 8:15am
Due Process CI

There was some good news this week.

And there was some bad news this week.

There was also some predictable news this week.

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16 Year Old Arrested for Writing About Killing a Dinosaur for School Project

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Posted by    Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 7:00am
Dinosaur LI

Legal Insurrection has covered the new zero tolerance policies in American schools before, but this is a case you may have missed last week.

Sixteen year old Alex Stone of Virginia was given a writing assignment on the second day of school. When he wrote an obviously fictional account of killing his...

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Fox and Comcast PACS play fair and balanced in political contributions

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Posted by    Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 4:03pm
FNC

I wasn’t aware that 21st Century Fox, the parent company of Fox News, has its own PAC. I was even more surprised to learn that the Fox PAC gives lots of money to Democrats.

Colby Itkowitz of the Washington Post reported:

Fair and balanced: Fox PAC supports Democrats, too

Fair and balanced after all?

21st...

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The curious case of the missing D

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Posted by    Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 2:00pm
Brent Bozell li

Brent Bozell of the Media Research Center appeared on Newsmax TV’s Steve Malzberg Show this weekend to discuss the media’s habit of dropping a politician’s party affiliation in scandals that involve Democrats.

As Bozell correctly points out, the media never fails to mention party affiliation in any b...

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U.S. helping build border fence … in Ukraine

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Posted by    Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 1:58pm
http://youtu.be/VQTTTSCShBg

The recent flood of illegal immigrants across the southern border has caused many Americans to wonder why our country is seemingly incapable of border security.

A fence is in place in some areas while others are completely open. With that in mind, many Americans will be surprised to learn that the State...

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Robin Williams Wasn’t the Only Recent Suicide

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Posted by    Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 12:15pm
Bill Whittle LI

In the wake of the tragic suicide of actor Robin Williams, Bill Whittle reminds us that suicide is rampant among members of our armed forces.

Whittle goes out of his way to emphasize that he means no disrespect to the memory of Robin Williams or his family but the number of military...

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Nineteen Eighty-Four Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 8:15am
Big Brother CI

Big Brother really is watching.

History is rewritten by the Ministry of Truth.

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Hillary’s George Bush is Obama

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Posted by    Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 5:00pm
Hillary Clinton laughing

If Hillary Clinton runs for president in 2016, will she pull an Obama, and blame everything on her predecessor, the way Obama still blames Bush for everything?

Even if it’s a President from her own party?  And an administration she participated in? And a Foreign Policy she helped develop?

From recent interviews, looks...

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MSNBC’s Chris Matthews Trashes Blogs and Takes a Poke at VOX

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Posted by    Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 9:38am
Chris Matthews VOX

Apparently, Chris Matthews of MSNBC isn’t a fan of blogs and websites. In a recent broadcast, he took special aim at VOX.

Connor Williams of News Busters reported:

MSNBC’s Matthews Disses Colleague Ezra Klein’s Vox: ‘Let Me Deal With the Grown Ups’

Chris Matthews is apparently no fan of blogs or websites, even when...

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Democrats Contort Themselves to Support Obama’s Airstrikes in Iraq

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Posted by    Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 3:15pm
Obama statement Iraq Yazidi 8-7-2014

Protesting the Iraq War under President Bush was a cottage industry for Democrats, even though they voted for it. But now that Obama’s hand has been forced, Democrats are doing their best to lend cautious support.

Kristina Wong of The Hill describes the liberal predicament:

Left frets over Iraq mission creep

The president’s...

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Kirsten Powers hits Obama’s inaction on plight of Christians in Middle East

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Posted by    Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 10:58am
Kirsten Powers Obama Christianity Iraq

Kirsten Powers and other panelists on the FOX News program “Outnumbered” were discussing Obama’s newly discovered concern for Christians in the middle east and things got a little heated.

Powers, who is a liberal and frequent defender of Obama, was one of the most vocal critics.

Tim Cavanaugh of National Review has...

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