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Trump Acceptance Speech Law and Order

Quick Reaction to Trump acceptance speech

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Controlled. Red Meat. Might Resonate.

Quick Reaction to Trump acceptance speech

Trump Acceptance Speech Law and Order
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7/21/2016 at 11:34pm
I just sent this in for Morning Insurrection. (If you don’t subscribe, you should here.) “TRUMP SPEECH – It was very good. Controlled, focused, full of ‘red meat’ for people left behind in the economy. And it was controlled. Did I say controlled? Of course, I’m writing this as the speech is…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DmzvqQ6eSI

Nice truck terrorist no lone wolf, spent months planning attack with others

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Not what the media portrayed immediately after the attack.

Nice truck terrorist no lone wolf, spent months planning attack with others

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DmzvqQ6eSI
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7/21/2016 at 8:30pm
Immediately after the terrorist attack by Mohamed Bouhlel in Nice, France, we were told he was a lone wolf, a guy “recently radicalized,” suffering from depression, with no connection to Islamists or ISIS, a guy who just went crazy and drove his truck through a crowd. It was all BS, meant to deflect…
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WATCH LIVE: Final Night of the Republican National Convention

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Make America One Again: “Safety will be restored.”

WATCH LIVE: Final Night of the Republican National Convention

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7/21/2016 at 7:00pm
Welcome to our live coverage of the final night of this year’s Republican National Convention! Primetime speeches kick off at 7:10 EST. Watch speakers live and see real time commentary from political media and LI authors. I’ll be updating throughout the evening as the situation warrants. Full speeches can be found beneath…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izaEvQ7jG7A

American Studies Association discussing possible academic boycott of Turkey, but why stop there?

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Turkish academic purge puts anti-Israel academic boycotters to the test – why is Israel singled out?

American Studies Association discussing possible academic boycott of Turkey, but why stop there?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izaEvQ7jG7A
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7/21/2016 at 6:20pm
Yesterday I asked the question, in light of the academic purge in Turkey, Will anti-Israel academic boycotters now also boycott Turkish universities? As noted in that post, over 250 university presidents and major university associations have condemned the academic boycott of Israel. In particular, the December 2013 adoption of the academic boycott of…
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Roger Ailes is Out at Fox News, Murdoch to Take Over

Roger Ailes is Out at Fox News

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Murdoch to take over

Roger Ailes is Out at Fox News

Roger Ailes is Out at Fox News, Murdoch to Take Over
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7/21/2016 at 5:07pm
Rumors that Roger Ailes was asked to vacate his position as Chairman and Chief Executive of Fox News were confirmed today when Ailes officially resigned. The New York Times reports: Roger Ailes stepped down on Thursday as chairman and chief executive of Fox News, ending a 20-year reign as head of the…
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Ted Cruz Booed Off RNC Stage For Refusing to Explicitly Endorse Trump

Cruz Explains Why He Refuses to Endorse Trump

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

What does it all mean?

Cruz Explains Why He Refuses to Endorse Trump

Ted Cruz Booed Off RNC Stage For Refusing to Explicitly Endorse Trump
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7/21/2016 at 4:00pm
Wednesday night, Sen. Ted Cruz was booed off the Republican National Convention stage when attending delegates realized the good Senator had zero plans to endorse Donald Trump. Instead, he encouraged people to, “vote their conscience.” There’s a lot to unpack here: RNC reaction, Trump reaction, Cruz’s reasons, and does any of this really…
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Erdogan Coup

Turkey Parliament Approves Three Month Emergency

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

The purges will continue….

Turkey Parliament Approves Three Month Emergency

Erdogan Coup
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7/21/2016 at 2:30pm
The Turkish parliament has formally approved a three month state of emergency after a failed coup last Friday. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan promises its needed to protect Turkey’s democracy: “The aim is to rapidly and effectively take all steps needed to eliminate the threat against democracy, the rule of law and the…
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Venezuela Colombia

Venezuela Opposition Moves Closer to Ousting Maduro

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Venezuelans cried when they saw stocked shelves at Colombian stores

Venezuela Opposition Moves Closer to Ousting Maduro

Venezuela Colombia
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7/21/2016 at 1:00pm
The Venezuelan opposition announced they “validated enough signatures” to move forward to oust President Nicolas Maduro: Opposition leader Jesus Torrealba said election officials confirmed the validity of some 407,000 signatures that were under review, more than double the 200,000 signatures required. “There is no formal, legal or technical excuse for them not to…
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Gavin Long

Baton Rouge Shooter Described Cop Killings as ‘Necessary Evil’

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Long also allegedly suffered from PTSD.

Baton Rouge Shooter Described Cop Killings as ‘Necessary Evil’

Gavin Long
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7/21/2016 at 11:30am
Baton Rouge shooter Gavin Long described killing cops as a “necessary evil” and talked about taking action against law enforcement in his manifesto: In the letter, Long said he expected people who knew him wouldn’t believe he would commit “such horrendous acts of violence.” He wrote that he viewed his actions as…
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Two-thirds of German elite support Merkel’s Mass Migration Policy, poll reveals

Two-thirds of German elite support Merkel’s Mass Migration Policy, poll reveals

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

56 percent wants Germany to punish UK for Brexit, opinion poll of Germany’s business and political leaders

Two-thirds of German elite support Merkel’s Mass Migration Policy, poll reveals

Two-thirds of German elite support Merkel’s Mass Migration Policy, poll reveals
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7/21/2016 at 10:00am
“German problems are rarely German problems alone,” wrote German philosopher Ralf Dahrendorf once. German problems tragically tend to engulf the rest of world as well. The two Great Wars of the 20th century have been no exception. As European civilisation, having overcome Nazism and Communism in the last century, faces another existential threat in…
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Corey Menafee

Yale Rehires Employee Who Smashed “Racist” Stained Glass Window

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Rewarding bad behavior.

Yale Rehires Employee Who Smashed “Racist” Stained Glass Window

Corey Menafee
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7/21/2016 at 8:30am
Last week, Yale cafeteria worker Corey Menafee “resigned” from his job after smashing a stained glass window at the school claiming the image was racist and made him angry. This was the window, pre-smashing: The school declined to press any charges and Menafee was held up as a hero by the social justice…
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2016 Party Platforms

Branco Cartoon – Platform Diving

Posted by  ▪  July 21, 2016

Who’s all wet?

Branco Cartoon – Platform Diving

2016 Party Platforms
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7/21/2016 at 7:00am
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Ted Cruz Booed Off RNC Stage For Refusing to Explicitly Endorse Trump

Ted Cruz Booed Off RNC Stage For Failing to Endorse Trump

Posted by  ▪  July 20, 2016

“Vote Your Conscience”

Ted Cruz Booed Off RNC Stage For Failing to Endorse Trump

Ted Cruz Booed Off RNC Stage For Refusing to Explicitly Endorse Trump
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7/20/2016 at 10:49pm
This is now one of my top five favorite moments in convention speeches. Senator Cruz was given a prime time slot in Wednesday’s Republican National Convention lineup. Cruz didn’t encourage convention goers and watchers to vote Trump, rather to vote their conscience. When delegates realized he wasn’t going to explicitly endorse…
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Will anti-Israel academic boycotters now also boycott Turkish universities?

Posted by  ▪  July 20, 2016

Turkey a test case whether leftist professors will boycott universities in majority-Muslim countries, or just the majority-Jewish one.

Will anti-Israel academic boycotters now also boycott Turkish universities?

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7/20/2016 at 8:30pm
It was one of the most notorious statements of the academic boycott movement against Israel. Shortly after the American Studies Association adopted the academic boycott of Israel in December 2013, and a firestorm of condemnation by University Presidents and associations erupted, then ASA President Curtis Marez justified singling out Israel because “one…
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WATCH LIVE: Day 3 of the Republican National Convention

Posted by  ▪  July 20, 2016

Make America First Again

WATCH LIVE: Day 3 of the Republican National Convention

WATCH LIVE Republican National Convention live stream monday agenda speakers line up real time reaction donald trump melania trump
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7/20/2016 at 7:00pm
Welcome to our live coverage of the third night of this year’s Republican National Convention! Primetime speeches kick off at 7:30 EST. Watch speakers live and see real time commentary from political media and LI authors. I’ll be updating throughout the evening as the situation warrants. Full speeches can be found beneath…
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Pavel Sheremet

Journalist Pavel Sheremet Assassinated in Ukraine

Posted by  ▪  July 20, 2016

Authorities have asked the FBI to assist in the investigation.

Journalist Pavel Sheremet Assassinated in Ukraine

Pavel Sheremet
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7/20/2016 at 5:30pm
Prominent journalist Pavel Sheremet died in a car bombing in Kiev, Ukraine, today. The Belarusian journalist went to Ukraine from Russia after the Kremlin clamped down on the media and his cameraman was murdered. The authorities do not have any suspects. However, the car belonged to Sheremet’s partner Olena Prytula, the founding…
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BACON

86-Year-Old Woman Fights Off Thief With Bacon

Posted by  ▪  July 20, 2016

Bacon is magic.

86-Year-Old Woman Fights Off Thief With Bacon

BACON
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7/20/2016 at 4:00pm
An 86-year-old woman fought off a potential thief with a package of bacon. Yes, BACON. The woman took out £250 before she entered the Iceland supermarket in Manchester to buy some groceries. Another woman grabbed her shopping cart and demanded the money. Instead of giving in, the elderly woman grabbed her package of bacon…
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