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Malaysia: Government backs Sharia law

Malaysia: ‘Moderate Muslim’ country moves towards blanket Sharia Rule

Posted by  ▪  May 31, 2016

Government backs constitutional amendment to impose Sharia-sanctioned amputations and stoning on the multi-religious country

Malaysia: ‘Moderate Muslim’ country moves towards blanket Sharia Rule

Malaysia: Government backs Sharia law
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5/31/2016 at 10:00am
The Southeast Asian country of Malaysia is moving towards a total imposition of Islamic Sharia. Malaysia’s government has pledged its support for an Islamic penal code that seeks to impose Sharia-prescribed punishments such as amputations, public stoning and flogging on its multi-religious population. The new legislation referred to as “Hudud Law” also…
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Hillary Victory Speech Ohio Florida 2

Will Hillary’s Negatives Stop #NeverTrump?

Posted by  ▪  May 31, 2016

Yes, no, and maybe…

Will Hillary’s Negatives Stop #NeverTrump?

Hillary Victory Speech Ohio Florida 2
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5/31/2016 at 8:30am
Now that Donald Trump has acquired the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination, he still has another hurdle to clear. Some conservatives are still saying #NeverTrump and Bill Kristol of the Weekly Standard is still pushing for another candidate. FOX News reported: Trump slams ‘spoiler’ bid after Kristol says independent…
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Some Jew-baiting is more equal than others to the media

Posted by  ▪  May 31, 2016

Mostly anonymous Trump-bots called out, silence when it comes from the Left.

Some Jew-baiting is more equal than others to the media

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5/31/2016 at 7:00am
Singling Out Jews in Yellow Shortly before the Senate vote on the nuclear deal with Iran was supposed to take place (but was filibustered by Democratic supporters of the deal), The New York Times *helpfully* provided a list letting everyone know which Jewish lawmakers were against the deal, with the names highlighted in yellow. The…
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Remembering the fallen, known and unknown

Posted by  ▪  May 30, 2016

Johnny “Mike” Spann, Roslyn Schulte, Jonathan Porto, Christopher Horton, and unknown CIA officers

Remembering the fallen, known and unknown

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5/30/2016 at 7:15pm
Each memorial day we try to focus on the lives of a small number of individuals who gave their lives for our country, and whose stories we have followed for several years. Rachel Porto, the widow of Marine Corporal Jonathan Porto, wrote a moving post for Legal insurrection, I am proud to be…
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LI #50 Harambe RIP

Cincinnati Zoo crew made right choice in shooting Harambe

Posted by  ▪  May 30, 2016

Would #JusticeforHarambe prefer the boy were killed?

Cincinnati Zoo crew made right choice in shooting Harambe

LI #50 Harambe RIP
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5/30/2016 at 5:00pm
Unexpectedly, the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens were the focus of Memorial Day weekend news coverage, after their star gorilla Harambe was shot to protect a boy who had fallen into its enclosure. We are heartbroken about losing Harambe, but a child’s life was in danger and a quick decision had to…
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South Korea Uganda

Japan Fears North Korea Attack as Uganda Cuts Ties to Hermit Kingdom

Posted by  ▪  May 30, 2016

Who knows what Kim Jong-un will do now that he’s lost Uganda.

Japan Fears North Korea Attack as Uganda Cuts Ties to Hermit Kingdom

South Korea Uganda
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5/30/2016 at 3:00pm
The Japanese government has placed its military on high alert after signs of a possible North Korea attack. The warning comes as Uganda, a strong African ally to North Korea, has grown closer to South Korea and cut ties to the north. ABC News reported: Patriot Advanced Capability-3 surface-to-air guided interceptors in central Tokyo…
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Ronald Reagan Veteran's Day 1985

From the Vault: Ronald Reagan’s Memorial Day Speech May 26, 1986

Posted by  ▪  May 30, 2016

“We must always remember that peace is a fragile thing that needs constant vigilance.”

From the Vault: Ronald Reagan’s Memorial Day Speech May 26, 1986

Ronald Reagan Veteran's Day 1985
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5/30/2016 at 1:00pm
Few in my lifetime have expressed with as much sincere, heartfelt truth the sacrifice made by our brave men and women as President Reagan. His remarks from Memorial Day on May 26th, 1986 are always worth remembering: Full text beneath: Today is the day we put aside to remember fallen heroes and to pray…
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Christopher Horton Tombstone

“My husband, like many fallen service members, would want to see you live”

Posted by  ▪  May 30, 2016

A Gold-Star Wife’s Message to Veterans: Honor The Fallen By Living

“My husband, like many fallen service members, would want to see you live”

Christopher Horton Tombstone
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5/30/2016 at 11:00am
On Sept. 9, 2011, my husband, Spc. Christopher Horton, was killed in action in Paktia, Afghanistan. My world shattered. As I struggled to look through the kaleidoscope lens that made up my life, I couldn’t focus, I couldn’t eat, and I could barely breathe. I didn’t understand why God would take away…
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Visiting Omaha Beach

Posted by  ▪  May 30, 2016

A life-changing experience I’ll never forget

Visiting Omaha Beach

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5/30/2016 at 9:00am
Several years ago, I had the opportunity to spend some time in France studying World War II. I left with an incredible appreciation for our veterans and their sacrifice. This is the story of my visit to the Memorial Cemetery at Omaha Beach. As we celebrate Memorial Day, may we always…
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Memorial Day Thank you

Branco Cartoon – Thank You

Posted by  ▪  May 30, 2016

For your sacrifice

Branco Cartoon – Thank You

Memorial Day Thank you
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5/30/2016 at 7:00am
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Jonathan and Rachel Porto Wedding Photo

I am proud to be the widow of Cpl Jonathan Daniel Porto, USMC

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2016

It has been over 6 years since that fateful day.

I am proud to be the widow of Cpl Jonathan Daniel Porto, USMC

Jonathan and Rachel Porto Wedding Photo
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5/29/2016 at 8:00pm
Memorial Day. What does it mean to me? It means a time to reflect on my husband’s service and sacrifice. A time to reflect on the sacrifices of thousands of families like my own. I met Jonny Porto in 2008 shortly after I graduated college. He was stationed on the Army post on…
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Boycott Tel Aviv Pride Pinkwatching

Depravity: Anti-Israel ‘pinkwashing’ group seeks boycott of ‘Tel Aviv Pride’ events

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2016

Boycott movement sides with tormentors of LGBT community in war against Israel

Depravity: Anti-Israel ‘pinkwashing’ group seeks boycott of ‘Tel Aviv Pride’ events

Boycott Tel Aviv Pride Pinkwatching
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5/29/2016 at 6:30pm
Scheduled from May 25th through June 3rd, Tel Aviv Pride is a week-long series of events that celebrate gay life. For over nearly two decades, it’s become one of the city’s most popular annual festivals. Tens of thousands of gay Israelis and LGBTQ tourists from around the world enjoy the extravaganza, which…
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hillary clinton apologizes for her email server changes mind scandal democrat 2016 nominee campaign

Flashback: Hillary’s First Email Scandal, Project X

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2016

1996-98: nearly a million “lost” West Wing emails

Flashback: Hillary’s First Email Scandal, Project X

hillary clinton apologizes for her email server changes mind scandal democrat 2016 nominee campaign
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5/29/2016 at 5:00pm
Here at LI, we’ve been covering the current Hillary Clinton email scandal, but it seems this is not the first time she has engaged in hiding sensitive high level email communications.  As First Lady, Hillary was embroiled in an email controversy that was known as “Project X.” The New York Post reports: As…
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https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2016/05/27/newspapers-escalate-their-fight-against-ad-blockers/?wpmm=1&wpisrc=nl_evening

Newspaper Industry Files Federal Suit Against Ad-blocking Industry

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2016

Alleging that certain ad blockers engage in “unfair and deceptive trade practices”

Newspaper Industry Files Federal Suit Against Ad-blocking Industry

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2016/05/27/newspapers-escalate-their-fight-against-ad-blockers/?wpmm=1&wpisrc=nl_evening
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5/29/2016 at 3:00pm
Newspapers face a range of problems from loss of public trust to loss of print readership to bankruptcy and collapse to transitioning to digital journalism.  The newspaper industry has lumbered, sometimes grudgingly, into the digital age and is still experimenting with ways to remain financially viable: web subscriptions (i.e. pay walls)…
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http://www.foxnews.com/us/2016/05/29/veteran-memorials-in-3-states-vandalized-ahead-memorial-day.html#

Veteran Memorials In Three States Vandalized Ahead of Memorial Day

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2016

Sites in California, Kentucky, and Virginia

Veteran Memorials In Three States Vandalized Ahead of Memorial Day

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2016/05/29/veteran-memorials-in-3-states-vandalized-ahead-memorial-day.html#
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5/29/2016 at 1:00pm
As Americans across the nation begin Memorial Day weekend with thoughts and prayers honoring our nation’s fallen heroes, vandals defaced veteran memorials in California, Kentucky, and Virginia. ABC News reports: Memorials to veterans in a Los Angeles neighborhood and a town in Kentucky, as well as a Civil War veterans cemetery in Virginia,…
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http://suindependent.com/utah-presidential-primary-2016-poll-favors-trump-rubio/

The tough choice facing GOP politicians who criticized Trump

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2016

Trump or no-Trump?

The tough choice facing GOP politicians who criticized Trump

http://suindependent.com/utah-presidential-primary-2016-poll-favors-trump-rubio/
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5/29/2016 at 11:00am
Ever since it became obvious that Trump would win the GOP nomination (and even before that), we’ve had the phenomenon of GOP officeholders and/or former rival candidates jumping on the Trump train. Ben Carson was one of the first, but he certainly isn’t the last, and the list includes people…
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Culture of Corruption Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  May 29, 2016

All the news you may have missed.

Culture of Corruption Week at Legal Insurrection

terry mcauliffe investigation democrat virigina governor fbi department of justice
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5/29/2016 at 9:00am
How many more scandals can the Democratic Party fit in before the election in November? Report Finds Hillary Clinton Broke Federal Email Rules With Her Server IRS Employee Explains Why Conservative Groups Were Targeted Virginia’s Democratic Governor is Under Investigation Good thing their party is so united. DNC Chair Wasserman Schultz Getting the Boot? Man Bear Pig…
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