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Illinois Names Names under anti-BDS law

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2016

Illinois identifies companies engaging in BDS, subject to state divestment

Illinois Names Names under anti-BDS law

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3/24/2016 at 10:00am
Illinois has become the first U.S. state to identify specific companies it will no longer invest state assets in because they engage in the Boycott, Divest and Sanction (“BDS”) campaign.  LI has discussed various state anti-BDS laws here. The Illinois Investment Policy Board included eleven companies on its new “Prohibited Investment List”…
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HuffPo writer thrilled Norks sentenced white male student to 15 years

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2016

“The shield his cis white male identity provides here in America is not teflon abroad.”

HuffPo writer thrilled Norks sentenced white male student to 15 years

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3/24/2016 at 8:30am
A writer for the Huffington Post named La Sha has found an upside to the story of the American college student being imprisoned in North Korea. He’s finally been stripped of his white male privilege. I wish I could say this is parody, but it isn’t: North Korea Proves Your White Male Privilege…
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Obama in Cuba

Branco Cartoon – Road Trip!

Posted by  ▪  March 24, 2016

Dumb and Dumber

Branco Cartoon – Road Trip!

Obama in Cuba
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3/24/2016 at 7:00am
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Disney, Marvel Threaten Boycott If GA Gov Signs Religious Freedom Bill

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

Religious liberty or Disney dollars?

Disney, Marvel Threaten Boycott If GA Gov Signs Religious Freedom Bill

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3/23/2016 at 8:30pm
Walt Disney and Marvel, a Disney subsidiary, are threatening to boycott Georgia if Governor Nathan Deal signs into law a religious freedom bill that recently passed the Georgia state legislature. The bill, HB 575, had already undergone significant revisions in response to pressure from SJWs.  The bill was initially designed to protect…
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On the cover of the The NY Times

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

Talking heroin. Seriously. No really.

On the cover of the The NY Times

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3/23/2016 at 7:00pm
It doesn’t sound quite as good as “on the cover of The Rolling Stone.” A reader emailed me a photo of a NY Times front page story today in which I am quoted. Thing is, the Times article suggests I opposed the proposal: Ever since Mr. Myrick, 29, unveiled a plan last month for…
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The Latest from Brussels

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

Paris bomber dead, one suspect still on the loose

The Latest from Brussels

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3/23/2016 at 5:30pm
Here’s what we’ve learned since yesterday’s Brussels attacks: Officials: Some State Department personnel in Brussels unaccounted for https://t.co/8qwgYDhnAr— Bob Reid (@rhreid) March 23, 2016 Officials: Paris bombmaker among dead in Brussels attack: BRUSSELS (AP) — The suspected bombmaker… https://t.co/dk8AqOnfKj @NewsSyndicator— News Syndicators (@NewsSyndicators) March 23, 2016 Brussels Airport to remain closed to passenger flights…
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UC Regents Meeting Anti-Zionism 3-23-2016

UC Regents condemns “anti-Semitic forms of anti-Zionism”

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

Finally, the anti-Semitic aspects of the BDS movement are the focus of campus discussion.

UC Regents condemns “anti-Semitic forms of anti-Zionism”

UC Regents Meeting Anti-Zionism 3-23-2016
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3/23/2016 at 4:00pm
In a post on Monday I noted a Report (pdf.) suggesting “Principles Against Intolerance” and containing a condemnation of anti-Semitism, was coming up for vote today at the University of California Board of Regents, UC Regents should seize its Moynihan moment on anti-Zionism. The key language in controversy was both the general condemnation of anti-Semitism,…
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Emory U students traumatized that other students support Trump

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

And the University vows to track down the perps.

Emory U students traumatized that other students support Trump

http://www.barstoolsports.com/barstoolu/emory-university-erupts-in-protests-after-someone-writes-trump-2016-in-sidewalk-chalk/
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3/23/2016 at 2:30pm
Professor Jacobson recently wrote about how Donald Trump’s rise is driving countless people into the offices of mental health professionals. The latest example of Trump induced psychosis is unfolding at Emory University where students were horrified this week to find someone took a piece of chalk and wrote pro-Trump messages on campus…
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https://twitter.com/TamronMSNBC/status/712668483608121344

Today in “Can you imagine Trump in control of the IRS, FBI, CIA, NSA, etc.” (Update)

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

Threatens to “spill the beans” on HEIDI Cruz

Today in “Can you imagine Trump in control of the IRS, FBI, CIA, NSA, etc.” (Update)

https://twitter.com/TamronMSNBC/status/712668483608121344
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3/23/2016 at 1:00pm
This may now officially be a series, “Can you imagine Trump in control of ….” Prior posts on topic: Trump threatens owners of Chicago Cubs (“So the new plan is to threaten to expose supposed secrets about people who contribute against you? … It’s not funny anymore, if it ever was.”) Rule of Jaw: Trump says…
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North Korea-Iran Axis

Axis of Evil: Islamic Republic of Iran and Communist North Korea

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

North Korea critical partners in Iran’s Nuclear and Missile Program, former US Intelligence official

Axis of Evil: Islamic Republic of Iran and Communist North Korea

North Korea-Iran Axis
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3/23/2016 at 11:30am
Communist North Korea is heavily involved in training and arming the Islamic Republic of Iran and its Islamist allies in the Middle East. According to recent revelations by former US intelligence officer Dr. Bruce Bechtol, North Korea has a more extensive military partnership with Iran, Syria, Hezbollah and even Hamas –…
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LI #02 Bernie Sanders in San Diego

San Diegans begin to #FeelTheBern

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

Trump supporters greet rally participants… instead of block roads!

San Diegans begin to #FeelTheBern

LI #02 Bernie Sanders in San Diego
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3/23/2016 at 10:00am
Californians are being treated to a rare opportunity to actually make a difference during a presidential primary season…at least if they are Republican. Senator Bernie Sanders is behind in the delegate count, and the “Super Duper” election results confirm Hillary is the likely nominee at this point. However, he is gamely continuing…
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FBI May Not Need Apple’s Help After All

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

A short-term win for Apple?

FBI May Not Need Apple’s Help After All

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3/23/2016 at 8:30am
One day before Apple and prosecutors were to face off in court, the U.S. Department of Justice was granted a request to cancel the Tuesday hearing on whether Apple should assist the FBI in bypassing security measures in a locked iPhone used by a San Bernardino terrorist. The hearing was cancelled by U.S….
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While You Were Sleeping: Western Primary and Caucus Results Rundown

Posted by  ▪  March 23, 2016

Everyone but Kasich wins big! (even the ghost of Marco Rubio)

While You Were Sleeping: Western Primary and Caucus Results Rundown

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3/23/2016 at 7:00am
Didn’t feel like staying up until 3:00 in the morning to watch election returns? Have no fear. I was dutifully eating gelato and cross-stitching, keeping tabs on the state of the union WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING. So here’s what happened in no particular order: On the Republican side: Cruz won big in Utah, likely…
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LIVE RESULTS: Arizona (Trump wins), Utah (Cruz), and Idaho (Feel the Berrrrrnnn)

Posted by  ▪  March 22, 2016

On the road to a contested convention

LIVE RESULTS: Arizona (Trump wins), Utah (Cruz), and Idaho (Feel the Berrrrrnnn)

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3/22/2016 at 9:00pm
Welcome to our live results feed. Tonight, Arizona, Utah, and Idaho vote. Live feed: The current delegate breakdown, Republican edition: Delegates up for grabs: Arizona: 58 — TRUMP WINS Utah: 40 CRUZ WINS Idaho: (Republicans voted March 8; Cruz won handily) The current delegate breakdown, Democrat edition: Delegates up for grabs: Arizona: 75 — HILLARY WINS Utah: 33 –…
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Vassar Prof: “Anti-Jewish speech off and on campus is very real”

Posted by  ▪  March 22, 2016

The “climate of fear” has become worse since we first documented the problems in 2014.

Vassar Prof: “Anti-Jewish speech off and on campus is very real”

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3/22/2016 at 8:00pm
The anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement at Vassar College has been unusually ugly and aggressive in the two-plus years I’ve been covering developments there. In my first post on March 27, 2014, Anti-Israel academic boycott turns ugly at Vassar, I detailed — based on interviews with professors who witnessed the events first-h…
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https://www.rt.com/news/336421-australian-journalists-attacked-sweden/

VIDEO: Swedish migrant attack on Australian ’60 Minutes’ crew

Posted by  ▪  March 22, 2016

As always, in Sweden first they came for the Jews but no one cared.

VIDEO: Swedish migrant attack on Australian ’60 Minutes’ crew

https://www.rt.com/news/336421-australian-journalists-attacked-sweden/
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3/22/2016 at 5:45pm
On March 1, 2016, the Australian Broadcast Corp. reported that a ’60 Minutes’ crew from Australian was attacked while interviewing migrants in Sweden: Masked men attack 60 Minutes crew in Sweden Veteran reporter Liz Hayes and a small Australian crew were travelling through the Rinkeby district of Västerort, Stockholm, one of the poorer…
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florida man tries to buy $60,000 bmw with food stamp card

Dude allegedly steals BMW he tried to buy with food stamp card

Posted by  ▪  March 22, 2016

Florida Man strikes again

Dude allegedly steals BMW he tried to buy with food stamp card

florida man tries to buy $60,000 bmw with food stamp card
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3/22/2016 at 4:00pm
Florida Man just took attempted food stamp fraud to an entirely new level. The AP reported Tuesday: Authorities in Florida have arrested a man they say stole a BMW after trying to buy it with a food stamp debit card. The Martin County Sheriff’s Office tells news outlets in a statement that 36-year-old Nicholas…
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