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France: ISIS terror alert ahead of EURO 2016

France: President Warns of ISIS Terror Attack Ahead of Euro 2016 Championship

Posted by  ▪  June 7, 2016

France takes steps to protect itself as millions from around the world swarm into the country.

France: President Warns of ISIS Terror Attack Ahead of Euro 2016 Championship

France: ISIS terror alert ahead of EURO 2016
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6/7/2016 at 12:00pm
Despite massive security measures, dubbed by the French news agency AFP as a “State of Emergency”, the authorities in France remain fearful of a new wave of Islamist terror during the European soccer tournament Euro 2016 — due to start this week. Over a million soccer fans from all across Europe are expected…
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Freddie Gray Van Driver Goodson Opts for Bench Trial

Freddie Gray: Van Driver Goodson Opts for Bench Trial

Posted by  ▪  June 7, 2016

Judge Williams also excludes as direct evidence alleged “I can’t breath” statement by Gray

Freddie Gray: Van Driver Goodson Opts for Bench Trial

Freddie Gray Van Driver Goodson Opts for Bench Trial
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6/7/2016 at 10:30am
Police officer Caesar Goodson, the driver of the van in which Freddie Gray suffered his traumatic neck injury, has opted for a bench trial, reports the Baltimore Sun yesterday.  Among the six officers charged in the matter of Freddie Gray, Goodson faces the most serious charges.  These include depraved-heart murder, manslaughter, second-degree…
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LI #54 Greenpeace

Greenpeace slapped with RICO lawsuit

Posted by  ▪  June 7, 2016

Karma Alert

Greenpeace slapped with RICO lawsuit

LI #54 Greenpeace
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6/7/2016 at 9:00am
I have been following the progressive legal exploits in using racketeering statutes against Big Oil, making the analogy that gasoline producers hid climate data they collected the same way tobacco companies repressed carcinogenicity data. Of course, the eco-activists extraordinaire of Greenpeace were major cheerleaders: Greenpeace media officer Cassady Sharp called upon the Justice…
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Anti-Hillary ad

New Pro-Trump PAC Releases Brutal Anti-Hillary Ad

Posted by  ▪  June 7, 2016

And has already raised $32 million…

New Pro-Trump PAC Releases Brutal Anti-Hillary Ad

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6/7/2016 at 7:30am
A brand new pro-Trump PAC called Rebuilding America Now has already raised a respectable sum and released its first ad which does a stunning job of tying Hillary Clinton’s dishonesty to that of her husband. CNN reports: Pro-Trump group’s first ad uses Clintons’ words against them A pro-Donald Trump super PAC ties Hillary Clinton’s…
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Hillary Clinton

AP Reports: Hillary Clinton Clinches Democratic Nomination

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

“I felt a great disturbance in the Force…”

AP Reports: Hillary Clinton Clinches Democratic Nomination

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6/6/2016 at 10:04pm
“I felt a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced.” A line from Star Wars, but also what happened when I read this tonight: Hillary Clinton clinches Democratic nomination in a historic first: Hillary Clinton has secured enough delegates…
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Mike Rowe: Don’t Follow Your Passion

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

“Just because you’re passionate about something, doesn’t mean you won’t suck at it.”

Mike Rowe: Don’t Follow Your Passion

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6/6/2016 at 7:30pm
Mike Rowe teamed up with Prager University to deliver their official video commencement address. You can forget the platitudes about following your dreams and passions, because Rowe keeps it real; practical too. Rowe challenges the oft-repeated triteness that following your passion is always the best life decision and dishes out…
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Republican Senators Rail Against Trump’s Attacks on Judge Curiel

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

“I warned that this was going to happen.’

Republican Senators Rail Against Trump’s Attacks on Judge Curiel

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6/6/2016 at 5:30pm
Donald Trump lashed out at the federal judge presiding over the Trump University fraud case, claiming his Mexican heritage made him ineligible to properly dispense justice. Because of course. Though Trump’s verbal assault against Judge Gonzalo Curiel began earlier this year, Trump cranked them to eleven last week. “I’m building a…
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Cuomo signs anti-BDS legislation

Cuomo anti-BDS Executive Order fallout: Boycotters HATE being boycotted!

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

BDS supports government boycotts, but only against Israel

Cuomo anti-BDS Executive Order fallout: Boycotters HATE being boycotted!

Cuomo signs anti-BDS legislation
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6/6/2016 at 4:00pm
Leftist media and BDS supporters have railed against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s executive order that will not allow state agencies to engage with businesses that participate in the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS) against Israel. They have thrown around typical scare words like “blacklist” and “McCarthyism” while praising a “grassroots”…
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Bangladesh wife murdered

Police Believe Islamic Militants Murdered Top Bangladesh Officer’s Wife

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

Suspected radical Islamists now targeting family members of police investigating them.

Police Believe Islamic Militants Murdered Top Bangladesh Officer’s Wife

Bangladesh wife murdered
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6/6/2016 at 2:30pm
Police suspect radical Islamists murdered a top Bangladesh officer’s wife who has investigated numerous murders of bloggers. In Chittagong, three men shot Mahmuda Khanam Mitu in the head at 7AM local time as she walked their son to a bus stop. Then the men stabbed her nine times before they sped away…
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Remembering D-Day

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

We remember

Remembering D-Day

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6/6/2016 at 1:15pm
On June 6, 1944, Allied forces executed Operation Neptune, one of the largest amphibious military assaults in history. We know it at D-Day. Two years prior to launching the D-Day kickoff to the Battle of Normandy (Operation Overlord), Allied forces planned, strategized, and misdirected Axis opponents (Operation Bodyguard) to ensure Operation…
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Canada

Canada Wants to Make Anthem Gender Neutral

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

O, Canada gets the liberal “gender” treatment.

Canada Wants to Make Anthem Gender Neutral

Canada
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6/6/2016 at 11:30am
The Canadian parliament wants to make the English-only version of its national anthem gender neutral. The bill will change the lyric “in all thy sons command” to “in all of us command.” Why the change? Because it’s 2016, you guys!! From MRC-TV: New Democrat MP Christine Moore said, “We are in 2016. The…
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https://www.theguardian.com/business/2016/jun/04/sweden-cashless-society-cards-phone-apps-leading-europe

Sweden Leads Race to Become a Cashless Society

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

“In practice, Sweden will pretty much be a cashless society within about five years”

Sweden Leads Race to Become a Cashless Society

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2016/jun/04/sweden-cashless-society-cards-phone-apps-leading-europe
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6/6/2016 at 10:00am
We’ve been hearing a lot about the movement toward a cashless world, and Sweden now appears to be leading the race to become completely cashless. The Guardian reports: “I don’t use cash any more, for anything,” said Louise Henriksson, 26, a teaching assistant. “You just don’t need it. Shops don’t want it; lots…
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To be in Jerusalem on Jerusalem Day 2016

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

Yad Vashem in the morning, the Western Wall at night.

To be in Jerusalem on Jerusalem Day 2016

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6/6/2016 at 8:30am
Sunday, June 5, 2016, was Jerusalem Day. Prof. Miriam Elman had a write up on the significance of Jerusalem Day and the liberation of the Old City, Jerusalem Reunited 1967: Three Israeli Soldiers, One Iconic Photo. The Israeli national holiday celebrates the reunification of Jerusalem in 1967, after part of the city including the…
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Babies Lives Don't Matter

Branco Cartoon – Pitfalls

Posted by  ▪  June 6, 2016

It’s A Jungle In There

Branco Cartoon – Pitfalls

Babies Lives Don't Matter
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6/6/2016 at 7:00am
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Zika Brazil

U.S. Athlete Will Skip Rio Olympics Over Zika

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2016

Health concerns have forced some athletes to choose family over the Olympics.

U.S. Athlete Will Skip Rio Olympics Over Zika

Zika Brazil
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6/5/2016 at 7:00pm
U.S. cyclist Tejay van Garderen has decided not to attend the 2016 Rio Olympics this summer due to the Zika virus. Van Garderen has concerns he could contract the disease and give it to his pregnant wife and unborn daughter: “If Jessica were not pregnant right now, assuming I was selected, I would…
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Jake Tapper Demands Accountability from State Dept. Will MSM Follow?

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2016

Culture of deception anyone?

Jake Tapper Demands Accountability from State Dept. Will MSM Follow?

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6/5/2016 at 5:00pm
In a brutal report on the administration’s dishonesty regarding the nuclear deal with Iran, CNN’s Jake Tapper last week concluded that Americans “have a right to know who lied to us.” Tapper walked us through the basics, but let’s review. The story began in February 2013, when Fox News reporter James Rosen asked then…
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https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-signs-first-nation-executive-order-directing-divestment-public-funds-supporting

Governor Cuomo Signs Executive Order Directing Divestment of Public Funds Supporting BDS

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2016

“New York stands in solidarity with Israel today and always.”

Governor Cuomo Signs Executive Order Directing Divestment of Public Funds Supporting BDS

https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-signs-first-nation-executive-order-directing-divestment-public-funds-supporting
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6/5/2016 at 3:00pm
Despite heavy campaigning against this move by the misnamed Jewish Voice for Peace, New York joins the growing number of states to divest public funds supporting the BDS movement against Israel. In an executive order, Governor Cuomo takes a “first-in-the-nation action [to] ensure that no state agency or authority engages in or…
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