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Michael Slager Takes Federal Plea In Walter Scott Shooting Death

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

Civil rights violation plea allows former officer to avoid state murder trial

Michael Slager Takes Federal Plea In Walter Scott Shooting Death

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5/2/2017 at 4:30pm
Former police officer Michael Slager has accepted a Federal plea bargain deal in which he concedes to having violated the civil rights of Walter Scott when he fatally shot Scott five times as the apparently unarmed Scott fled from him.  The shooting occurred in April 2015 in Charleston SC.  Slager is…
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http://www.discovery.com/tv-shows/coopers-treasure/videos/a-big-hit/

Did Experts Find Christopher Columbus’s Anchor?

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

“That anchor is from Christopher Columbus!”

Did Experts Find Christopher Columbus’s Anchor?

http://www.discovery.com/tv-shows/coopers-treasure/videos/a-big-hit/
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5/2/2017 at 3:27pm
It appears so! The experts used a “space treasure map” to locate an anchor in the Caribbean, which some believe belonged to Christopher Columbus. Fox News reported: Analysis of the anchor, which was found off the Turks and Caicos islands, reveals that it dates to between 1492 and 1550. The overall size…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FivpjqLqud0

Hezbollah on the Verge of Bankruptcy, Intel Assessments Suggest

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

Iran unable to bankroll Hezbollah mired in Syrian conflict, German newspaper cites Western intel

Hezbollah on the Verge of Bankruptcy, Intel Assessments Suggest

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FivpjqLqud0
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5/2/2017 at 2:30pm
Lebanon-based terrorist outfit Hezbollah is in the middle of a financial crisis, recent intelligence assessments reveal. “Tehran’s vassal is on the verge of bankruptcy,” leading German newspaper Die Welt reported citing Western intelligence sources. Despite a steady flow of funding from Iran, the “Party of Allah,” as the terrorist group is called…
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College in California Launches Special Scholarship for Transgender Students

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

“a fund to help transgender, gender nonconforming students”

College in California Launches Special Scholarship for Transgender Students

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5/2/2017 at 1:30pm
If a student accepts this scholarship and later decides he or she is not transgender, do they have to give back the money? The Daily Caller reports: College Passes Out Scholarships To Students For Being Transgender A California college created a scholarship fund for transgender students, according to a Thursday announcement. MiraCosta College launched Trans*…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnYTmir0x20

Joaquin Castro Sitting Out 2018 Senate Race

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

Hasn’t ruled out a future run

Joaquin Castro Sitting Out 2018 Senate Race

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnYTmir0x20
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5/2/2017 at 1:15pm
San Antonio Rep. Joaquin Castro announced Monday he will not challenge Sen. Cruz in the upcoming Senate race. Castro has been pushing off his public announcement since February. As of last week, he was reportedly undecided. The Washington Post reported Monday: Castro, who represents San Antonio in Congress, made his decision over the…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXhfdiQ6sB8&feature=youtu.be

Scarborough: Trump Statement Sounds Like My Mother, Who “Has Had Dementia for 10 Years”

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

Show repeatedly cites Douglas Brinkley’s claim that Trump in a “confused mental state”

Scarborough: Trump Statement Sounds Like My Mother, Who “Has Had Dementia for 10 Years”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXhfdiQ6sB8&feature=youtu.be
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5/2/2017 at 11:30am
The entire opening segment of today’s Morning Joe was devoted to Joe and Mika’s suggestion that President Trump is, literally, demented. The show repeatedly cited Douglas Brinkley’s claim that in his recent interviews, Trump showed himself to be in a “confused mental state.” Joe made his view very explicit. Focusing on a…
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Female Wesleyan Student Wants Men to Participate Less in Class

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

“manifestation of oppression and gender inequality”

Female Wesleyan Student Wants Men to Participate Less in Class

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5/2/2017 at 10:30am
This student could just try asserting herself more aggressively. Isn’t that an easier fix? Campus Reform reports: Female student demands men ‘step back’ in class discussions Male students who talk too much in class are oppressing their female peers, a Wesleyan University student contends in a recent op-ed. Tara Joy, a freshman who came to…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Se6bYb4ppJ4

May Day demonstrations devolve into riots and chaos

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

Olympia Police: “This mob is trying to harm people. We are engaging.”

May Day demonstrations devolve into riots and chaos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Se6bYb4ppJ4
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5/2/2017 at 10:00am
Progressive activists certainly had a busy day Monday. First, they staged “A Day Without Immigrants”, which went unnoticed by most hard-working, tax-paying Americans. Afterwards, they staged “peaceful” demonstrations in support of the workers who would be hurt by illegal immigrants. Unfortunately, a few of those events turned violent. Smoke bombs, fires were ignited, Molotov…
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https://youtu.be/WGVqq3rX0lY

Racist Notes at St. Olaf College Lead to Mandatory Race and Gender Classes

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

“I no longer feel safe or welcome here”

Racist Notes at St. Olaf College Lead to Mandatory Race and Gender Classes

https://youtu.be/WGVqq3rX0lY
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5/2/2017 at 8:30am
Racist notes targeting African American students recently appeared on the campus of St. Olaf College, a Lutheran school in Minnesota. As a result, students protested and presented a list of demands to the administration. Lindsey Bever reports at the Washington Post: Protests erupt, classes canceled after racist notes enrage a Minnesota college Administr…
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https://youtu.be/utwrCc5cSRY

Middlebury: Unspecified Disciplinary Action Taken Against Students Over Mob Attack

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

“may have violated student handbook policies”

Middlebury: Unspecified Disciplinary Action Taken Against Students Over Mob Attack

https://youtu.be/utwrCc5cSRY
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5/2/2017 at 7:30am
The supposed disciplinary actions were taken over the mob incident when Charles Murray visited the school. If Middlebury wants to be taken seriously, they should release specific details. Ashe Schow writes at The Federalist: Middlebury Takes Unspecified ‘Disciplinary Action’ On More Than 30 Students Over Charles Murray Fiasco Middlebury College in Vermont announced that…
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Price for speaking against campus left “might be your reputation”

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2017

My interview on the Lars Larson Show about the attack on Cornell Prof. David Collum

Price for speaking against campus left “might be your reputation”

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5/2/2017 at 7:00am
The price to be paid by conservatives on campus is a topic I have been covering frequently. I discussed recently the issues at Cornell in For conservatives at Cornell University, high price for free speech, and more generally the atmosphere on many campuses in The new Cultural Revolution on Campuses On May 1, 2017, I…
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https://www.facebook.com/TomiLahren/videos/1310479662378551/

Tomi Lahren settles lawsuit with Glenn Beck and The Blaze

Posted by  ▪  May 1, 2017

Parties agree to part ways, Tomi keeps her Facebook page

Tomi Lahren settles lawsuit with Glenn Beck and The Blaze

https://www.facebook.com/TomiLahren/videos/1310479662378551/
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5/1/2017 at 8:30pm
Earlier today, Tomi Lahren had reached a settlement with Glenn Beck and The Blaze in their very public, dueling law suits. While part of the settlement remains confidential, the available information appears to be a fair deal struck for all parties involved, the Dallas Morning News reported: Tomi Lahren settled her lawsuit Monday with…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YAsCLEXjkFw

Dept. of Ag Plans to Loosen Obama School Lunch Programs

Posted by  ▪  May 1, 2017

Schools will have more flexibility, which will hopefully lead to less wasting of food.

Dept. of Ag Plans to Loosen Obama School Lunch Programs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YAsCLEXjkFw
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5/1/2017 at 7:00pm
Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has announced his department wants to make a few changes to the school lunch programs that former First Lady Michelle Obama pushed through. The Wall Street Journal reported: Schools, which receive federal funding for meal programs, won’t have to meet certain guidelines for whole grain, sodium and…
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Oilers Fans Belt Out ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ After Mic Went Out

Posted by  ▪  May 1, 2017

Wonderful moment.

Oilers Fans Belt Out ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ After Mic Went Out

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5/1/2017 at 6:00pm
Beautiful! As you probably know, when Canadian and U.S teams play against each other, the anthem singer sings both songs. Well, before the Anaheim Ducks/Edmonton Oilers game, the microphone gave out, which prompted Canadian music star Brett Kissel to ask the audience to sing America’s anthem. Boy did they ever. From…
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Did you notice the “Day Without Immigrants” strike?

Posted by  ▪  May 1, 2017

We didn’t either

Did you notice the “Day Without Immigrants” strike?

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5/1/2017 at 5:30pm
Today, cities across the country participated in a “Day Without Immigrants” strike. Did you notice? Because we didn’t. Organized by The Cosecha Movement, the strike promised hundreds of thousands of participants to, “demonstrate that the country depends on the labor of immigrants and working class people of color.” The goal? To, “change…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BrBoj760aD8#action=share

Oliver Stone Interviews Putin for Documentary

Posted by  ▪  May 1, 2017

What a shock…

Oliver Stone Interviews Putin for Documentary

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BrBoj760aD8#action=share
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5/1/2017 at 4:30pm
Director Oliver Stone has interviewed Russian President Vladimir Putin for a documentary that will air on Showtime in June. This should fit in nicely with his interviews of Fidel Castro and Hugo Chavez. Believe it or not, he has also interviewed Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu! From USA Today: Controversial director Oliver Stone…
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http://www.nbcnews.com/video/trump-signs-executive-order-rolling-back-obama-era-climate-change-policy-908435523922

What’s in Congress’s Short-term Funding Agreement?

Posted by  ▪  May 1, 2017

Spending the money, ALL the money

What’s in Congress’s Short-term Funding Agreement?

http://www.nbcnews.com/video/trump-signs-executive-order-rolling-back-obama-era-climate-change-policy-908435523922
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5/1/2017 at 4:00pm
Sunday night, Congress reached a budget deal that funds the federal government through the end September which is also the end of the fiscal year. The budget, which has a pricetag of over $1 trillion (approximately $700 million per page), is being touted as a bipartisan effort though conservatives are less than…
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