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Portland, Oregon: Illegal Alien Released Despite ICE Detainer Rapes 65-year-old Woman

Posted by  ▪  July 30, 2017

He’d been convicted of a string of crimes and deported 20 times

Portland, Oregon: Illegal Alien Released Despite ICE Detainer Rapes 65-year-old Woman

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7/30/2017 at 3:30pm
Sergio Jose Martinez, a 31-year-old illegal alien, has a criminal record and has been deported 20 times.  Portland, Oregon, however, prides itself on its “sanctuary city” policy, and Martinez was released into Portland despite a 2016 ICE detainer. Martinez then broke into a 65-year-old woman’s home, brutally raped and assaulted her, and…
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Report: Fewer Television Sets in American Homes

Posted by  ▪  July 30, 2017

“Americans are watching TV on devices that aren’t TVs, like laptops, tablets and phones”

Report: Fewer Television Sets in American Homes

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7/30/2017 at 2:30pm
Americans have been cutting the cord for years now, and a new report shows that a growing number are also ditching the TV altogether. Recode reports: After years of insisting it wasn’t so, the TV Industrial Complex now admits that it’s contracting: The number of people paying for TV has been declining for…
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Before Evergreen SJWs came for Bret Weinstein, they came for this Native American Student

Posted by  ▪  July 30, 2017

“I had people saying that I was a person of color that just wants to be white and I don’t act like people of color should.”

Before Evergreen SJWs came for Bret Weinstein, they came for this Native American Student

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7/30/2017 at 1:30pm
A student from Evergreen State College named Kai-Ave Douvia is of Native American and Puerto Rican descent. He’s also a progressive, yet he became the target of fellow students at Evergreen before the protests began this spring. His story provides insight on how students at the school think and what led to the…
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Princeton University to Offer Course on Foundations of Conservatism

Posted by  ▪  July 30, 2017

“Princeton University is something of a progressive bubble”

Princeton University to Offer Course on Foundations of Conservatism

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7/30/2017 at 12:30pm
This is encouraging news. It also serves as a reminder of how few schools offer such courses. The College Fix reports: Princeton to offer class on ‘Intellectual Foundations of Modern Conservatism’ One Princeton University professor, concerned over the deep dearth of opportunities for students at the Ivy League institution to explore the principles underpinning…
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MSNBC Analyst: Kelly Might Have to ‘Tackle’ Trump To Prevent Him Nuking North Korea

Posted by  ▪  July 30, 2017

“Is Kelly the guy who’s going to say ‘yes, sir,’ or he is the guy who’s going to say ‘don’t do it’?”

MSNBC Analyst: Kelly Might Have to ‘Tackle’ Trump To Prevent Him Nuking North Korea

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7/30/2017 at 11:30am
On Joy Reid’s MSNBC show today, analyst Malcolm Nance floated a scenario in which President Trump decided to use a nuclear weapon to stop the North Korean missile-testing program. Reid asked whether Kelly would be “the guy who’s going to say, ‘yes, sir, or the guy who’s going to say, ‘…
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U. Iowa Student Paper Suggests Not Being Stupid is a Form of Privilege

Posted by  ▪  July 30, 2017

“cognitive privilege”

U. Iowa Student Paper Suggests Not Being Stupid is a Form of Privilege

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7/30/2017 at 10:30am
Apparently, stupid people are the newest victim class on campus. The Daily Caller reports: UPDATE: Not Being Stupid Is ‘Cognitive Privilege’ Now, Which Is Just Like White Privilege The University of Iowa’s student newspaper has announced the discovery of a special privilege which intelligent people acquire as an accident of birth. This new privilege…
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Anti-Israel activists try to shut down protests over California bakery honoring Palestinian terrorist

Posted by  ▪  July 30, 2017

Reem’s Bakery in Oakland glorifies Rasmea Odeh, and doesn’t like people holding vigils outside for her victims.

Anti-Israel activists try to shut down protests over California bakery honoring Palestinian terrorist

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7/30/2017 at 9:30am
We’ve written before about convicted Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh, a military member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) who murdered two university students, Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner, in 1969 when she put a bomb in a Jerusalem supermarket. She also unsuccessfully tried to bomb the British…
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Engineers Confused by Microaggressions Workshop at Academic Conference

Posted by  ▪  July 30, 2017

“dealing with snowflakes and trigger warnings.”

Engineers Confused by Microaggressions Workshop at Academic Conference

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7/30/2017 at 8:30am
Can you blame these folks for feeling bewildered by a segment on microaggressions at this type of event? Campus Reform reports: Engineers baffled by ‘microaggression’ workshop at conference A recent academic conference on advanced manufacturing techniques was interrupted for an hour-long workshop on microaggressions. Louisiana State University hosted its second annual Consortium for Innovation in…
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Republicans and Repeals Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  July 30, 2017

All the news you may have missed.

Republicans and Repeals Week at Legal Insurrection

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7/30/2017 at 7:30am
It was a very disappointing week for anyone who expected the GOP to deliver on Obamacare. Democrats Turn on John McCain After His Vote to Open Debate Health Care Bill Face it, Republicans Have No Intention of Repealing Obamacare Mika: Too Late to Repeal Obamacare, “Whether You Were for it or…
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Media and Democrats obsessed with Russia. People I meet are focused on the economy and jobs.

Posted by  ▪  July 29, 2017

Anecdotes about Trump’s economy

Media and Democrats obsessed with Russia. People I meet are focused on the economy and jobs.

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7/29/2017 at 9:00pm
I mentioned the other day how a friend, who is a lifelong Democrat and always has been very anti-Trump, expressed complete disgust at the media, particularly the handling of Russia, Media overplaying its anti-Trump hand – statistics and an anecdote about a lifelong Democrat: The conversation was with someone I’ve known for almost…
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Debbie Wasserman Schultz Scandal Highlights Media’s Double Standard

Posted by  ▪  July 29, 2017

Blackout and spin.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Scandal Highlights Media’s Double Standard

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7/29/2017 at 7:20pm
Former DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz is at the center of a scandal involving her former IT staffer. We covered the scandal in recent posts: FBI Takes Destroyed Hard Drives From Wasserman Schultz’s IT Aides Wasserman Schultz Aide Arrested at Airport, Wired $300K to Pakistan But you’d never know there was a scandal…
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The Law and Charlie Gard

Posted by  ▪  July 29, 2017

Parental rights in the US versus the UK

The Law and Charlie Gard

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7/29/2017 at 5:30pm
As expected, the news has come of the death of Charlie Gard. This sad and troubling case has drawn worldwide discussion, and questions and concerns have been raised about what might happen in a similar case here. Some analogies have been made to the well-known US case of Terry Schiavo, but there were…
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Students Beware: College Loan Debt Never Goes Away

Posted by  ▪  July 29, 2017

“an Internal Revenue Service agent told her the Department of Education (DOE) was “holding back” the $8,220 refund”

Students Beware: College Loan Debt Never Goes Away

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7/29/2017 at 4:00pm
The article from Reuters I’ve excerpted below is a cautionary tale to students and parents. When it comes to college loans, you must borrow wisely. Student loan borrowers, herded into default, face a relentless collector: the U.S. Lakisha Johnson figured all she needed was her 2016 tax refund to get her and her…
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Illinois: Cook County Beverage Tax Will Start on Wednesday

Posted by  ▪  July 29, 2017

A union has proposed even more taxes for Chicago.

Illinois: Cook County Beverage Tax Will Start on Wednesday

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7/29/2017 at 3:30pm
Cook County Circuit Judge Daniel Kubasiak dismissed a challenge to the county’s beverage tax as unconstitutional, which means the tax will go into effect on Wednesday. From The Chicago Tribune: In the immediate aftermath of Friday’s ruling, retailers and beverage industry groups lamented the setback, while health groups and county officials cheered….
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Trump Awards Medal of Valor To Officers Who Responded To The Attempted Assassination Of GOP Congressmen

Posted by  ▪  July 29, 2017

“Great American heroes”

Trump Awards Medal of Valor To Officers Who Responded To The Attempted Assassination Of GOP Congressmen

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7/29/2017 at 2:00pm
I love this story!  Not that you’ll see it in the mainstream media, but President Trump awarded Medals of Valor to each of the law enforcement officers who responded to the Alexandria, Virginia assassination attempt on GOP Congressmen who were practicing for a charity baseball game. Hot Air reports: President Trump held a…
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J. K. Rowling Spreads False Claim About Trump

Posted by  ▪  July 29, 2017

How false narratives about Trump start . . . and spread

J. K. Rowling Spreads False Claim About Trump

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7/29/2017 at 1:30pm
In yet another example of the anti-Trump contingent creating and spreading misleading stories about President Trump, J. K. Rowling has gone on a Twitter tirade about a video that shows Trump supposedly ignoring a child in a wheelchair. What the now-viral video fails to show is that at the beginning of this…
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U. Michigan Hiring Bias Administrator for ‘Cultural Appropriation Prevention’

Posted by  ▪  July 29, 2017

“comes with a starting salary range of $46,000 – $57,000”

U. Michigan Hiring Bias Administrator for ‘Cultural Appropriation Prevention’

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7/29/2017 at 12:00pm
Academia is overloading itself with pointless administrator positions. And then people wonder why tuition keeps rising so much. Campus Reform reports: UMich hiring admin for ‘cultural appropriation prevention’ The University of Michigan is looking for someone to clamp down on “students of concern” and “enact cultural appropriation prevention initiatives.” A job posting on the school’s…
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