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Ferguson PO Darren Wilson injuries 3

Darren Wilson Cleared by DOJ of Civil Rights Violations

Posted by  ▪  March 4, 2015

The shooting of Mike Brown by the former Ferguson, MO police officer triggered weeks of riots and protests

Darren Wilson Cleared by DOJ of Civil Rights Violations

Ferguson PO Darren Wilson injuries 3
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3/4/2015 at 3:30pm
The New York Times reports that the Department of Justice has released an extensive report (embedded below) clearing former Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson of civil rights violations in the shooting death of Mike Brown in August 2014. Wilson’s shooting of Brown led to weeks of often violent protests, including repeated…
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Marie Harf DOS Department of State State Department Hillary Clinton Email FOIA Request

A flustered Marie Harf is grilled on Clinton’s private email

Posted by  ▪  March 4, 2015

Clear as mud

A flustered Marie Harf is grilled on Clinton’s private email

Marie Harf DOS Department of State State Department Hillary Clinton Email FOIA Request
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3/4/2015 at 2:05pm
At this point, I feel sorry for Department of State spokeswoman Marie Harf. She’s always in way over her head. Harf’s latest mess comes to us from a press conference held earlier today. Reporters asked if the Department of State could say with certitude that Clinton’s private email was never used to…
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Hillary Clinton Email Servers Home Scandal Private Email Secretary of State

Hillary Clinton ran her own email servers… from home?

Posted by  ▪  March 4, 2015

[Insert “imagine if this was a Republican” here]

Hillary Clinton ran her own email servers… from home?

Hillary Clinton Email Servers Home Scandal Private Email Secretary of State
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3/4/2015 at 12:19pm
The plot thickens. Monday, the New York Times broke the story about Hillary Clinton’s little email problem. The former Secretary of State used a personal email account the entire time she served as DOS’s top dog. As Professor Jacobson pointed out yesterday, use of personal email for state business appears to be…
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Banksy Gaza

Street artist Banksy releases short film after visiting Gaza

Posted by  ▪  March 4, 2015

Political paint

Street artist Banksy releases short film after visiting Gaza

Banksy Gaza
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3/4/2015 at 10:34am
British street artist, Banksy, recently visited Gaza. According to Mashable, this was not his first trip: The Palestinian territory is not a new base for the British graffiti artist; in 2005 he made headlines for his art on Israel’s West Bank barrier. There were nine images in total, including one work with…
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chris matthews 2015

Chris Matthews thinks Netanyahu “took over” US foreign policy

Posted by  ▪  March 4, 2015

Don’t let the narrative catch on!

Chris Matthews thinks Netanyahu “took over” US foreign policy

chris matthews 2015
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3/4/2015 at 8:30am
In case you missed it, yesterday Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a speech before Congress eviscerating Obama’s policy toward Iran and triggering a complete meltdown amongst Democrats and liberal talking heads. I included the rail-jumping from MSNBC institution Chris Matthews in a previous post, but something he said during his…
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http://youtu.be/JN8DrP5iSJ8

The Four Causes of Anti-Israelism

Posted by  ▪  March 4, 2015

Opinion: Left-Wing Double Standards Applied

The Four Causes of Anti-Israelism

http://youtu.be/JN8DrP5iSJ8
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3/4/2015 at 7:00am
If Israel were an Arab country, it would receive near-universal praise as a paragon of justice. Its robust protections of freedom of speech, along with frequent and open elections, would make it the only Arab state in which people have a real say in the operation of their government. Israel would be…
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http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2015/01/29/only-on-9-some-dmv-customers-waiting-months-for-appointments/

110,000 Illegal Immigrants Get California Driver’s Licenses In 7 Weeks

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

The state anticipates handing out 1.4 million over the next 3 years.

110,000 Illegal Immigrants Get California Driver’s Licenses In 7 Weeks

http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2015/01/29/only-on-9-some-dmv-customers-waiting-months-for-appointments/
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3/3/2015 at 8:14pm
The last time we checked on California’s new rules for issuing driver’s licenses to undocumented immigrants, the Department of Motor Vehicles was so overwhelmed with requests for new licenses that it can take up to three months to get an appointment…even for lawful citizens. The new program has been so popular that…
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Gordon Fox

Former RI House Speaker Pleads Guilty to Tax Fraud

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

Gordon Fox goes the way of so many Rhode Island politicians

Former RI House Speaker Pleads Guilty to Tax Fraud

Gordon Fox
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3/3/2015 at 6:15pm
My formerly home State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations is keeing up its long history of corrupt politicians. In March 2014, we reported how Gordon Fox, the RI House Speaker and most powerful politician in Rhode Island was resigning after fed and state police raid. Now we know why. The FBI h…
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Brother Africa LAPD 3-1-15

Suspect Shot While Grabbing for Cop’s Gun (Los Angeles Edition)

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

Sound familiar? Bystanders bewildered other arresting officers didn’t just shoot suspect in leg.

Suspect Shot While Grabbing for Cop’s Gun (Los Angeles Edition)

Brother Africa LAPD 3-1-15
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3/3/2015 at 4:45pm
This “standing headline” is becoming so ubiquitous it ought to be formally recognized as an internet meme. A robbery suspect, identified in the CNN report simply as “Africa” or “Brother Africa” was being arrested by four LAPD officers yesterday in Los Angeles.  He was violently non-compliant, as evidence by the video below and by eye witness…
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Netanyahu Speech Congress 2015 podium 2

Netanyahu: “The days when the Jewish people remained passive in the face of genocidal enemies are over.”

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

Israeli PM hits back against concessions to a nuclear Iran

Netanyahu: “The days when the Jewish people remained passive in the face of genocidal enemies are over.”

Netanyahu Speech Congress 2015 podium 2
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3/3/2015 at 3:18pm
Earlier today we provided full coverage of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s remarks to Congress, and watched the country react as the man many are now calling the de facto leader of the free world completely and utterly devastated President Obama’s plans to strike a nuclear deal with Iran. During…
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Elizabeth Warren Factory Owners Speech Screen Shot

Warren Buffett Stereotypes Alleged Indian as “Violent” and “Angry”

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

Nervous Democrats rush to silence their party’s ‘Warren Wing’

Warren Buffett Stereotypes Alleged Indian as “Violent” and “Angry”

Elizabeth Warren Factory Owners Speech Screen Shot
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3/3/2015 at 1:30pm
Leaders in the Democratic Party have begun to figure out that if their far left base gets too excited about a candidate like Elizabeth Warren, it could create problems for the presumed nominee, Hillary Clinton. Weasel Zippers points to a column by Think Progress: Sexist Warren Buffett Goes On The War Path Against…
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Netanyahu Speech

Branco Cartoon – Bomb Threat

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

Duck and Cover

Branco Cartoon – Bomb Threat

Netanyahu Speech
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3/3/2015 at 11:57am
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Netanyahu Speech Congress 2015 podium

FULL VIDEO: PM Netanyahu’s Address to Congress

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

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FULL VIDEO: PM Netanyahu’s Address to Congress

Netanyahu Speech Congress 2015 podium
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3/3/2015 at 10:42am
We’ve provided extensive coverage of the drama surrounding Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to Congress—and now, the day has finally arrived. We’ll be providing tweets and commentary below the fold. Where will Obama be while Netanyahu is speaking? Huddled in the situation room: Obama will hold a video conference at 11:30…
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hillary texting

Bigger Question: Did Hillary use unsecured email for Classified Info?

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

What did Hillary do with her email account, and when did she do it?

Bigger Question: Did Hillary use unsecured email for Classified Info?

hillary texting
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3/3/2015 at 9:45am
News broke yesterday, via The NY Times, that Hillary Clinton used a personal email account to conduct government business the entire time she was Secretary of State, which would appear to be a violation of record-keeping rules: Hillary Rodham Clinton exclusively used a personal email account to conduct government business as secretary…
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Boehner Speech Funding Bill DHS Obama Immigration Overreach

House Republicans promise to stand their ground on DHS funding (UPDATE: Promises Broken. Again.)

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

Promises, Promises.

House Republicans promise to stand their ground on DHS funding (UPDATE: Promises Broken. Again.)

Boehner Speech Funding Bill DHS Obama Immigration Overreach
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3/3/2015 at 8:30am
After almost two months of funding drama, Congress is no closer to resolving the Department of Homeland Security’s funding in a dispute over President Obama’s immigration executive action. In a Ground Hog-esque day turn of events, we’re right back where we started. Thanks, Democrats. Speculation that Pelosi and company agreed to…
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http://youtu.be/GvVSZakQ2fw

Obama Launches Preemptive Interview on Bibi Speech

Posted by  ▪  March 3, 2015

It would be nice if he was working as hard to disarm Iran.

Obama Launches Preemptive Interview on Bibi Speech

http://youtu.be/GvVSZakQ2fw
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3/3/2015 at 7:00am
In an interview with Reuters published yesterday, President Obama launched a pre-emptive strike against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s planned speech before a session of Congress. I won’t attempt to fisk the whole thing, but a few things stuck out as patently false. Now keep in mind the prime minister, when we signed…
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[In the camera that was found at the bombing site was this photo which was taken with the scenery of Jerusalem. This photo was later developed as Leon did not get the chance to see it.]

Sisters of Leon Kanner seek “maximal sentence” for Rasmea Odeh

Posted by  ▪  March 2, 2015

A Life Remembered and a Photo Never Seen

Sisters of Leon Kanner seek “maximal sentence” for Rasmea Odeh

[In the camera that was found at the bombing site was this photo which was taken with the scenery of Jerusalem. This photo was later developed as Leon did not get the chance to see it.]
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3/2/2015 at 8:30pm
Rasmea Odeh is the Chicago resident who was convicted of a supermarket bombing in Jerusalem in 1969 that killed Edward Joffe and Leon Kanner, two university students. Despite claims from Rasmea’s supporters, the evidence of her guilt was overwhelming, as set forth in my post, Rasmea Odeh rightly convicted of Israeli supermarket…
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