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Merkel Must Go protests in Germany

Germany: Clash Between “Merkel Must Go” and “Nazis Out” Protesters

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2016

Italy: large protest against Austria’s proposed border fence

Germany: Clash Between “Merkel Must Go” and “Nazis Out” Protesters

Merkel Must Go protests in Germany
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5/8/2016 at 6:00pm
There have been a number of anti-refugee protests in Germany over the past several months as Germans express their dissatisfaction with Angela Merkel’s disastrous “open door” policy for refugees flooding into Germany. This weekend, there was a clash between “Merkel Must Go” protesters and pro-migrant “Nazis Out” protesters. https://twitter.com/ARnews1936/status/729398625659400192 The Telegraph reports: About 1,000 right-wing…
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Kerry NU commencement address

John Kerry Tells Students They Are “Graduating Into a Borderless World”

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2016

Claims diverse NU graduating class are “Trump’s worst nightmare”

John Kerry Tells Students They Are “Graduating Into a Borderless World”

Kerry NU commencement address
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5/8/2016 at 4:30pm
On Friday, Secretary of State John Kerry delivered the commencement address at Northeastern University.  During this address, he told the graduating class they are “about to graduate into a complex and borderless world.” The Washington Examiner reports: Kerry also seemed to dismiss the importance of national borders, and said technology has reshaped the…
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Edward Nero

Freddie Gray: Officer Nero trial starts May 11 on novel prosecution legal theory

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2016

Can officer be prosecuted for good faith arrest just because later it’s determined there was no probable cause?

Freddie Gray: Officer Nero trial starts May 11 on novel prosecution legal theory

Edward Nero
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5/8/2016 at 2:35pm
The second of the Freddie Gray trials is scheduled to being this Wednesday, May 11, this time of Police Officer Edward Nero, one of the three officers involved in Freddie Gray’s initial stop and arrest.  Nero was charged with second-degree assault, two counts of misconduct in office, and reckless endangerment. Nero is…
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Trump AIPAC

Donald Trump and Alinsky’s rules

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2016

Methodology

Donald Trump and Alinsky’s rules

Trump AIPAC
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5/8/2016 at 12:30pm
Just prior to the Indiana primary and Ted Cruz’s and John Kasich’s suspension of their campaigns, I was contemplating Trump’s “play fair” and “don’t rig the process to deny me” assertions about the process of choosing convention delegates. It became apparent that this was a case of Trump following Alinsky Rule…
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Hillary Clinton Server Questions Town Hall Press Conf

FBI interview days or weeks away, but Hillary knows nothing?

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2016

FBI has already interviewed several top aides, including Huma Abedin

FBI interview days or weeks away, but Hillary knows nothing?

Hillary Clinton Server Questions Town Hall Press Conf
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5/8/2016 at 10:30am
Despite her continued insistence that her email and personal server scandal is a nothing burger, Hillary just can’t seem to stop herself from telling untruths.  Despite wide-spread reports that the FBI was moving on to the next phase of their investigation, interviewing Hillary aides, Hillary claimed this week that neither she…
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Donald Trump in SC

On to the General Election Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2016

All the news you may have missed.

On to the General Election Week at Legal Insurrection

Donald Trump in SC
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5/8/2016 at 8:30am
Well, like it or not, it looks like the GOP has got its man. Conservative reaction to The Trumpublican Party Trump is the Nominee, What Now? Legal Insurrection Authors Debate Did Trump and Kasich Strike a Deal? Democrats, on the other hand… Federal Judge: Deposition of Hillary Clinton May be Necessary Bill Clinton Confronted Over Hillary Promise…
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Albany race hoax

UPDATE: SUNY Albany Expels Two Students Over Racism Hoax

Posted by  ▪  May 8, 2016

Does this count as social justice or just regular justice?

UPDATE: SUNY Albany Expels Two Students Over Racism Hoax

Albany race hoax
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5/8/2016 at 7:00am
Last week we covered the story of three students at the University at Albany who were facing charges for staging a race hoax. The school has now expelled two of the students and suspended another. FOX News reports: Two New York college students who claimed to be victims of racist attack expelled Two black…
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Israeli flag burned at Babi Yar on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2016

Another example of how anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism have merged.

Israeli flag burned at Babi Yar on Holocaust Remembrance Day

http://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2011/08/world-war-ii-daring-raids-and-brutal-reprisals/100127/#img17
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5/7/2016 at 8:10pm
I doubt many people know the name Babi Yar, or what happened there. Unless you read Legal Insurrection. If I polled 10,000 college students, I’d be surprised if more than a handful ever heard of it. Babi Yar is a large ravine in Kiev, Ukraine. In September 1941, after the Nazis conquered what at…
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LI #30 Donald Trump Ad

Hillary runs ad detailing Trump policy positions – does this really help her?

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2016

Bonus: Trump has also earned a key anti-endorsement.

Hillary runs ad detailing Trump policy positions – does this really help her?

LI #30 Donald Trump Ad
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5/7/2016 at 6:00pm
I still assert that Donald Trump will vanquish Hillary Clinton in the fall, especially when his likely opposition begins working for him! Via Fox News contributor and talk show host Tammy Bruce comes an ad being put out by the Clinton campaign. The video backfires, because it provides example after example of…
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LI #29 California Smoking

California Dreaming: Smoking tobacco bad, smoking pot good

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2016

Raises legal minimum for cigarette purchases to 21, as voters prepare to make pot legal in November.

California Dreaming: Smoking tobacco bad, smoking pot good

LI #29 California Smoking
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5/7/2016 at 4:30pm
Finally, some good news from the Golden State! It looks like we have solved all our other problems, so Governor Jerry Brown was able to focus on the issue of paramount importance: Smoking! Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday signed a package of bills that will regulate the manufacture and sale of e-cigarettes and…
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https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/rampage/wp/2016/05/07/ivy-league-economist-interrogated-for-doing-math-on-american-airlines-flight/

Math is Hard, So Is Knowing When To Say Something

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2016

… if you see something

Math is Hard, So Is Knowing When To Say Something

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/rampage/wp/2016/05/07/ivy-league-economist-interrogated-for-doing-math-on-american-airlines-flight/
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5/7/2016 at 2:34pm
In December 2001, alert passengers on an American Airlines flight thwarted a terrorist attack by “shoe bomber” Richard Reid, and in the wake of the San Bernardino terrorist attack, we learned that neighbors had noted suspicious activity at the terrorists’ home but had not reported it for fear of being accused…
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Bernie MSNBC

Bernie Sanders Calls for Liberal Version of FOX News… on MSNBC

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2016

The media is so biased against Democrats, right?

Bernie Sanders Calls for Liberal Version of FOX News… on MSNBC

Bernie MSNBC
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5/7/2016 at 12:30pm
FOX News lives rent free in the heads of liberals all over America. They just can’t stand the fact that one news network dares to include conservative voices alongside liberal ones. Obama has been complaining about the network since taking office and now Bernie Sanders is singling out FOX and suggesting…
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Harvard Campus

Harvard to Blacklist Students Who Join Single Sex Organizations

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2016

“In an effort to foster inclusion.”

Harvard to Blacklist Students Who Join Single Sex Organizations

Harvard Campus
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5/7/2016 at 10:30am
Harvard clearly thinks single sex organizations are a bad thing and they’re taking extraordinary measures to discourage students from joining them. Let’s dispel once and for all with this fiction that progressives believe in choice. The FIRE blog reports: Harvard Brings Back the Blacklist for Final Club, Fraternity, Sorority Students BOSTON, May 6, 2016—In a…
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Red Guards

Rise of the Red Guard Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2016

Your weekly report from the world of higher education.

Rise of the Red Guard Week at College Insurrection

Red Guards
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5/7/2016 at 8:30am
College students all over the country have decided they know what’s best for everyone. Please report to the nearest Ministry of Truth office for mandatory reeducation. CSU Students Stage Die-In for Greater Diversity Funding Black Students at Cornell Want Mandatory Diversity Training for Faculty SFSU Students Stage Hunger Strike Demanding More Funding for Ethnic…
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LI #28 Clinton Protest LA

Protesters force Hillary to cut short her LA speech

Posted by  ▪  May 7, 2016

#DropOutHillary more popular than #DropOutBernie

Protesters force Hillary to cut short her LA speech

LI #28 Clinton Protest LA
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5/7/2016 at 7:00am
The California primary is heating up hotter than the sauce Hillary Clinton carries. We described the riots and mayhem that surrounded Donald Trump’s appearances in the Golden State last week, replete with Mexican flags and arrests. Now, Bernie Sanders’ supporters targeted a Hillary Clinton event in Monterey Park in Los Angeles, forcing her…
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Elizabeth Warren Video - Lashes out at reporters over Native American Controversy

Trump is right about Elizabeth Warren’s Native American problem

Posted by  ▪  May 6, 2016

Trump again uses Warren’s weak point to push back against her attacks.

Trump is right about Elizabeth Warren’s Native American problem

Elizabeth Warren Video - Lashes out at reporters over Native American Controversy
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5/6/2016 at 9:00pm
Elizabeth Warren’s claim to be Native American is an issue that just won’t go away. It dogged her during the 2012 Senate run, but she was able to deflect the issue through the help of supportive media and reliance on supposed “family lore,” Some of that “lore” was downright laughable, like the…
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MLB Changes Puerto Rico Series to Miami Due to Zika

Posted by  ▪  May 6, 2016

Concerns over the virus forces MLB to reverse their position.

MLB Changes Puerto Rico Series to Miami Due to Zika

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5/6/2016 at 7:20pm
The Zika virus has forced the Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) to move the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins series from Puerto Rico to Miami. Several players voiced their concerns over the virus, which led the union to ask Commissioner Rob Manfred to move the…
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