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Martha Robertson Ad Himself Fat Tom Reed

Dem challenger Martha Robertson plays fat card on incumbent Tom Reed (#NY23)

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2014

New TV ad uses 2011 photo prior to Reed’s gastric bypass surgery.

Tom Reed used to be heavy. Very heavy. Then he had gastric bypass surgery in February 2013, and now he’s quite lean: It’s not hard to find photos of the thin Tom Reed: Reed is being challenged by Martha Robertson, whose campaign is in deep trouble as reported by every independent analyst, even though Robertson…
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Reports: Yazidi lawmaker who gave impassioned speech involved in rescue crash

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2014

Initial reports indicate she survived.

Various news outlets are reporting the crash of a helicopter being used in the humanitarian relief effort for the Yazidi refugees in Iraq. #Iraq Army confirms helicopter crashed after mission to deliver aid supplies to Mt. Sinjar. Up to 20 people on board when it crashed.— Jon Williams (@WilliamsJon) August 12, 2014 Jim…
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Copenhagen Woman Heil Hitler w caption

“Yarmulke March” planned for Copenhagen to protest anti-Semitic violence

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2014

It has come to this.

For years we have been documenting the rise of anti-Semitic violence in Europe masquerading as anti-Zionism, in a coalition of Islamists and Leftists in places like Malmö, Sweden. Copenhagen, Denmark also has this history, so much so that the small (6,000-8,000) Jewish community all but stopped showing Jewish symbols in public. In…
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Another biased anti-Israel U.N. investigative committee formed

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2014

Goldstone, The Sequel: The UN Human Rights Council just can’t help itself

The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has decided that Israel’s self-defense needs to be investigated. (Note in the UN”s announcement the words “Hamas” and “rockets” are nowhere to be found.) After Operation Cast Lead the UNHRC picked a panel of four individuals, all of whom had prejudged Israel’s guilt. The…
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ABA

American Bar Assoc Ups Ante on “Preventing Gun Violence”

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2014

Their definition of “preventing gun violence” sounds an awful lot like, “getting guns out of the home.”

At this year’s American Bar Association annual meeting in Boston, ABA President James R. Silkenat took the opportunity to tout the ABA’s Standing Committee on Gun Violence. The Standing Committee is one of the ABA’s advocacy wings, and is affiliated closely with the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence. “Part of our…
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#Ferguson Missouri: Unarmed Teen Gunned Down by Cops, Riots Erupt

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2014

Violent riots destroy local businesses after an unarmed teen was killed by local law enforcement.

All hell broke loose in Ferguson, Missouri after a police officer killed an unarmed teen. Michael Brown got into an altercation with local law enforcement, and was shot and killed by one of the police officers. According to ABC News: The struggle began when the officer encountered two men, one of whom was…
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al-Baghdadi July 5

Can we “understand” evil?

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2014

ISIS is the embodiment of evil.

ISIS is the embodiment of evil. But: “We don’t understand real evil, organized evil very well,” said America’s former ambassador to Iraq and Afghanistan, Ryan Crocker, in an interview with The New York Times. “This is evil incarnate.” “People like [Islamic State commander] Abu Bakar al-Baghdadi have been in a fight for a…
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David Gregory If I Were You Meme

Meet The Press: David Gregory or Chuck Todd, what difference, at this point, does it make?

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2014

Inside the Beltway baseball

[Note: It doesn't really matter who is at the helm of Meet The Press. David Gregory, Chuck Todd, who really cares? I'm just writing about it because it gives me an excuse to run the featured image and to remind people that I still am litigating to get all the documents...
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Osama bin O’Keefe crosses Rio Grande into USA

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2014

Conservative filmmaker asks: “Do you feel safe?”

In what may be one of his boldest moves ever, conservative filmmaker James O’Keefe crossed the border from Mexico into the United States dressed as Osama bin Laden. “Do you feel safe?”: Here’s a video of @JamesOKeefeIII crossing the US – Mexico border dressed as Osama Bin Laden: https://t.co/8NXtjf8yw9— Josiah Daniel Ryan…
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Hamas assembles and fires rocket from residential area NDTV

Foreign Press Assoc protests “blatant, incessant, forceful and unorthodox” Hamas intimidation

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2014

Now they tell us, after so much misleading coverage.

So much for all the journalists claiming there was no systematic intimidation of journalist in Gaza. From the Foreign Press Association: The FPA protests in the strongest terms the blatant, incessant, forceful and unorthodox methods employed by the Hamas authorities and their representatives against visiting international journalists in Gaza over the past month. The…
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Holder loses big in North Carolina Voter I.D. case

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2014

Eric Holder’s Justice Department will do whatever it takes to prevent the states from protecting their elections.

Last month, the Justice Department asked for an injunction to prevent the state of North Carolina from implementing changes the legislators made to state election law. The lawsuit, first filed in 2013, is backed by the NAACP and the League of Women Voters, and claims that the new law–namely, its strict…
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“Death Valley” for Yazidis in Northern Iraq

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2014

Trapped Yazidis die by the thousands.

Jonathan Krohn has become to the first western journalist to reach the mountains in Northern Iraq where tens of thousands of Yazidis, a Middle Eastern religious sect, took flight to escape the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) forces that moved into the Kurdish parts of Iraq last week. Krohn describes…
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Ceasefire For Hamas

Branco Cartoon – Reset

Posted by  ▪  August 10, 2014
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“Death to Jews” at The Hague, and Nazi in Chicago

Posted by  ▪  August 10, 2014

Just another “pro-Palestinian” rally.

On July 26, we reported on anti-Semitic protests that had taken place in The Hague in which Death to Jews was shouted to the dismay of local officials. This video of ISIS supporters shouting Death to Jews was posted on June 24. It’s not clear if it was the same protest,…
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Hillary Clinton laughing

Hillary’s George Bush is Obama

Posted by  ▪  August 10, 2014

Hillary Clinton Criticizes Obama’s Foreign Policy and Calls Syria a “Failure”

If Hillary Clinton runs for president in 2016, will she pull an Obama, and blame everything on her predecessor, the way Obama still blames Bush for everything? Even if it’s a President from her own party?  And an administration she participated in? And a Foreign Policy she helped develop? From recent interviews, looks…
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Wendy Davis plays rape card on Greg Abbott

Posted by  ▪  August 10, 2014

Down in the polls, Wendy Davis reaches for the gutter with ad suggesting Greg Abbott is soft on rape.

Wendy Davis’s run for governor against Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is one of the most high profile top-ticket races in the country. The political class (if not yet voters at large) is keeping a close eye on the back-and-forth battle for control of the narrative, and the latest ad from the…
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http://www.thelocal.se/20140707/man-sweden-flag-assault-israel

“Sweden ever so quickly has gone from so-called anti-Zionism to open anti-Semitism”

Posted by  ▪  August 10, 2014

Swedish Jew visiting Israel told by friend: “Don’t come back here, you have no idea how bad it has become since you left.”

Less than a week ago we wrote about how The anti-Semitic shame of Malmö, Sweden continues with attack on Rabbi. It’s part of an outburst of open, unabashed anti-Semitism throughout Europe and the world, but particularly Europe, under the mask of opposition to Israel’s Gaza war. This trend did not start with the…
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