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Hillary Clinton to Deliver Commencement Address at Wellesley College

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

“one of Clinton’s biggest speeches after her 2016 loss”

Hillary Clinton to Deliver Commencement Address at Wellesley College

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2/2/2017 at 3:00pm
Good for her. She has to do something with her time now that she’s not going to be president, right? CNN reports: Hillary Clinton to give Wellesley College commencement address Hillary Clinton, whose first-ever student commencement speech at Wellesley College in 1969 kicked off her storied career, will be the college’s 2017 commencement speaker. Nick…
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NY Regents Exam Features Anti-Israel Cartoon

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

More evidence anti-Israel activism is working its way down the educational chain

NY Regents Exam Features Anti-Israel Cartoon

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2/2/2017 at 2:30pm
Anti-Israel and antisemitic propaganda are common on America’s college and university campuses. But as we’ve highlighted in a number of recent posts, this discriminatory and biased messaging and materials appears to be filtering down into the public education system. In a post last April we noted how anti-Israel materials have been systematically introduced…
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Cal Poly Profs Pressure School President to Stop Milo Yiannopoulos Visit

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

“dishonors our roles as instructors and human beings”

Cal Poly Profs Pressure School President to Stop Milo Yiannopoulos Visit

https://youtu.be/Fely6gd2Q-k
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2/2/2017 at 1:30pm
The president of Cal Poly is allowing the Milo visit due to a commitment to free speech but some professors have a problem with that. Campus Reform reports: Cal Poly profs pressure prez to abandon free speech commitment Two professors are urging California Polytechnic State University’s president to prevent Milo Yiannopoulos from speaking on…
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Iran Promises More Missile Tests After White House Puts It ‘On Notice’

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

Trump exploring options, including more sanctions.

Iran Promises More Missile Tests After White House Puts It ‘On Notice’

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2/2/2017 at 1:00pm
Earlier this week, Iran performed a ballistic missile test in defiance of a UN resolution. President Donald Trump’s White House officially put Iran on notice for more consequences if the regime has more tests. The regime has laughed at the threats: “This is not the first time that an inexperienced person has threatened…
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Planned Parenthood Prez All About ‘Health Care’

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

Mika: is this really about ‘health care’ . . . or getting funding for Planned Parenthood?

Planned Parenthood Prez All About ‘Health Care’

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2/2/2017 at 11:30am
To listen to Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards on today’s Morning Joe, you’d think her organization was mainly about “health care” for women—not about being the nation’s largest abortion provider. As you’ll see in the video clip, Richards manages to mention “health care” seven times in her interview with Mika Brzezinski. The…
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Are Transgender Issues Destroying Women’s Studies Departments?

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

We may be on the verge of a women’s studies implosion.

Are Transgender Issues Destroying Women’s Studies Departments?

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2/2/2017 at 10:30am
If there’s a sure bet to be made, it’s that progressivism will inevitably eat itself. Such is the case in the simmering conflict between transgender issues and Women’s Studies departments. Inside Higher Ed explores: WMST-L is like many online discussion groups for scholars. It features many posts in which scholars try to help one…
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https://twitter.com/FoxNews/status/826958274478166016

Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Women’s March Co-Chair Linda Sarsour “is a fake feminist”

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

“She is a defender of Sharia law”

Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Women’s March Co-Chair Linda Sarsour “is a fake feminist”

https://twitter.com/FoxNews/status/826958274478166016
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2/2/2017 at 10:00am
Ayaan Hirsi Ali appeared on FOX News Wednesday night and was asked by host Martha MacCallum for her response to Women’s March organizer Linda Sarsour. Sarsour posted a positively vile message against Hirsi Ali on Twitter last week in which she suggested Hirsi Ali and Brigitte Gabriel, another outspoken critic of Sharia…
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Rape Hoaxer of Rolling Stone UVA Story Ordered to Comply in Second Lawsuit

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

“Jackie”

Rape Hoaxer of Rolling Stone UVA Story Ordered to Comply in Second Lawsuit

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2/2/2017 at 9:00am
The Rolling Stone rape hoax story at UVA is still unfolding. This case is one for the history books. Watchdog reports: Rolling Stone rape hoaxer ordered to comply with second lawsuit “Jackie,” the woman at the center of a debunked gang-rape claim sensationally published by Rolling Stone magazine, will have to “substantially comply” with…
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Making California American Again

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

Californians targeting Sacramento for swamp-draining.

Making California American Again

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2/2/2017 at 8:30am
I can forgive Legal Insurrection fans who think that Californians have lost their collective minds. 1) We have a group openly promoting secession and a state government that approved a #CalExit petition effort. 2) A senior politician seriously suggested the state withhold transfer of funds to the federal government. 3) Our representatives are mulling…
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http://www.fox2detroit.com/news/local-news/233053942-story#

Report: Man Claiming Mom Died During Trump’s Travel EO Was Lying

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

Add this to the Trump did ______ hoax list.

Report: Man Claiming Mom Died During Trump’s Travel EO Was Lying

http://www.fox2detroit.com/news/local-news/233053942-story#
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2/2/2017 at 7:30am
If arguments are to be taken seriously, maybe don’t tell stories to “prove” a point? Local news in Detroit, Michigan is reporting that Mike Hagar, the man who claimed his mother died when she was unable to enter the U.S. to receive medical treatment, thanks to Trump’s infamous travel ban, may…
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Branco Cartoon – Guardian Angel

Posted by  ▪  February 2, 2017

Of the Constitution

Branco Cartoon – Guardian Angel

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2/2/2017 at 7:00am
Note: You may reprint this cartoon provided you link back to this source. For more A.F.Branco cartoons at Legal Insurrection click here
 
https://twitter.com/GillianNBC/status/826982753879019520

Violent riots at UC Berkeley shut down Milo Yiannopoulos event

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2017

Frenzy on the left growing.

Violent riots at UC Berkeley shut down Milo Yiannopoulos event

https://twitter.com/GillianNBC/status/826982753879019520
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2/1/2017 at 10:40pm
Conservative activist and Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos was scheduled to speak at University of California – Berkeley on Wednesday evening. However, his event was cancelled and massive protests and violent demonstrations broke out on campus instead. The Breitbart News editor [Milo Yiannopoulos] was set to deliver a speech inside a UC Berkeley campus…
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Gorsuch nomination creates “community within our nation, chaos in theirs”

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2017

This is the fight Democrats want, but I’m not sure it’s really the fight they need

Gorsuch nomination creates “community within our nation, chaos in theirs”

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2/1/2017 at 9:45pm
The concept of chaos as a political tactic has been a frequent topic here. I first explored it on February 9, 2009, with regard to Obama’s opening weeks of his presidency. I focused on one of the most influential books — in an odd way — I read as a teenager, Abbie…
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Daniel Pearl was murdered 15 years ago today

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2017

“My father is Jewish, my mother is Jewish. I am Jewish.”

Daniel Pearl was murdered 15 years ago today

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2/1/2017 at 7:45pm
In my memory, there are certain place markers in the history of terrorism that led to where we are today. The 1972 Munich Massacre of Israeli athletes (1972); the bombing of the Beirut Marine Barracks (1983), the World Trade Center attacks (1993 and 2001); the Jerusalem Sbarro Pizza bombing (2001) and the…
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UK House of Commons Votes for Brexit Bill

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2017

First step finished.

UK House of Commons Votes for Brexit Bill

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2/1/2017 at 7:30pm
The UK Supreme Court ruled that parliament must vote on Brexit before Prime Minister Theresa May could invoke Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, which allows a country to leave the European Union. Well, those members of parliament in the House of Commons voted in favor of continuing the process. From…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DEwt-VTR5ik

Trump Heads to Delaware to Honor Fallen Navy SEAL

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2017

First casualty of war during his administration

Trump Heads to Delaware to Honor Fallen Navy SEAL

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DEwt-VTR5ik
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2/1/2017 at 6:30pm
Trump made an unscheduled trip to Delaware to honor William “Ryan” Owens, a Navy SEAL and the first casualty during Trump’s administration. Fox News reports: WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is making an unannounced trip to honor the returning remains of a U.S. Navy SEAL killed during a weekend raid on an Al…
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Rex Tillerson Confirmed as Secretary of State

Posted by  ▪  February 1, 2017

Closest vote in 50 years.

Rex Tillerson Confirmed as Secretary of State

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2/1/2017 at 6:30pm
The Senate confirmed former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as secretary of State today. From The Wall Street Journal: Mr. Tillerson’s confirmation was the most contentious in at least 50 years, coming with the support of only three Democrats—Sens. Heidi Heitkamp (D., N.D.), Joe Manchin (D., W.Va.), Mark Warner (D., Va.)—and Angus King,…
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