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Californians May Vote to Eliminate Sanctuary Cities

Posted by  ▪  November 18, 2015

Meanwhile, Gov. Jerry Brown is proceeding with Syrian refugee program.

Californians May Vote to Eliminate Sanctuary Cities

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11/18/2015 at 10:01am
We recently reported that San Francisco’s “sanctuary sheriff” lost his re-election bid, defeated in large part because of the release of an illegal immigrant accused of killing Kate Steinle while she walking on the city waterfront with her father. This defeat has helped fuel the launch of an initiative so that California…
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Carly Fiorina: Obama “at his most passionate when he’s attacking Republicans”

Posted by  ▪  November 18, 2015

Carly Fiorina Blasts Obama’s Handling of ISIS

Carly Fiorina: Obama “at his most passionate when he’s attacking Republicans”

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11/18/2015 at 8:30am
Carly Fiorina appeared on the Kelly File last night and offered a harsh rebuke to President Obama’s recent remarks regarding the terror attacks in Paris. Fiorina pointed out that Obama is more comfortable attacking Republicans than he is talking about America’s enemies and laid blame at the feet of the president and…
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Buy A.F. Branco’s book “Comically Incorrect,” or else

Posted by  ▪  November 18, 2015

The Best Of by one of the best cartoonists out there.

Buy A.F. Branco’s book “Comically Incorrect,” or else

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11/18/2015 at 7:00am
I am absolutely certain that generations from now, we will be able to look back and tell our children that this was the moment when the rise of political correctness began to slow and our planet began to heal. A.F. Branco has released Comically Incorrect, a collection of his best cartoons, some…
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Caitlyn Jenner: Transgendered Heroine or Feminist Pariah?

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

Not transgendered enough. Apparently.

Caitlyn Jenner: Transgendered Heroine or Feminist Pariah?

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11/17/2015 at 9:15pm
Ah yes, Caitlyn Jenner. Hero of transdom or betrayer of feminism? Lately, consensus sides with the latter. Formerly Bruce, now Caitlyn Jenner has the self-professed feminist community up in arms. Named one of Glamour’s Women of the Year, Jenner’s remarks aren’t quite the homer he (she?) may have hoped. According to Glamour’s…
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Jindal Drops Out

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

“I’ve come to the realization that this is not my time.”

Jindal Drops Out

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11/17/2015 at 7:15pm
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal announced Tuesday afternoon he was ending his presidential campaign. Jindal is the third Republican candidate to suspend his campaign, and also the third Governor. Governor Jindal made his announcement during Bret Baier’s Special Report on Fox News. Speaking to Baier, Governor Jindal said: “It has been a great honor…
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Florida Effort to Change Burden on Self-Defense Immunity Fails

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

Burden to remain on accused to prove self-defense by a preponderance of the evidence

Florida Effort to Change Burden on Self-Defense Immunity Fails

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11/17/2015 at 5:50pm
A couple of months ago we posted here about the effort of Florida legislator Dennis Braxley to change Florida’s self-defense immunity law: Major Change Proposed for Florida Self-defense Immunity Law.   Under the proposed change a person claiming self-defense immunity for their use of force against another could be denied that immunity…
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Bomb Scare Rocks German Soccer Stadium, Officials Give “All Clear”

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

Terror threat in Germany “very high”

Bomb Scare Rocks German Soccer Stadium, Officials Give “All Clear”

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11/17/2015 at 4:11pm
A soccer match between Germany and the Netherlands has been canceled over the “concrete threat” of a planned bomb attack. Hanover, Germany is the latest site of two separate terror scares in the wake of Friday’s massacres in Paris, France. French intelligence officials gave the all clear just moments ago (as…
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New Video supports UT-Austin Israeli Studies Prof. after confrontation by protesters

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

Anti-Israel students scream at Israeli Studies Prof. Ami Pedahzur as he urges them to participate in event.

New Video supports UT-Austin Israeli Studies Prof. after confrontation by protesters

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11/17/2015 at 2:20pm
Yesterday morning we posted about an incident at UT-Austin, in which protesters from the Palestine Solidarity Committee (PSC), led by law student Mohammed Nabulsi, disrupted an event hosted by Professor Ami Pedahzur of UT’s Institute for Israeli Studies.  The invited guest speaker was Dr. Gil-Li Vardi from Stanford University. For full details, see Anti-Israel students target…
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Trump and Cruz are Definitely Breaking Up

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

Admit it…you saw this coming

Trump and Cruz are Definitely Breaking Up

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11/17/2015 at 1:39pm
Way back in September, when we were still young and naive in our belief that conservatives would overcome the odds and rally around The One sooner rather than later, I attended an anti-Iran nuclear deal rally on Capitol Hill. The event was headlined by Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, and featured…
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Russia Confirms Terrorism Downed Jet in Sinai

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

$50 million reward for information

Russia Confirms Terrorism Downed Jet in Sinai

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11/17/2015 at 11:44am
Today the Russian Federal Security Service confirmed that a terrorist bomb was responsible for the crash and destruction of a Russian passenger jet in the Sinai last month. 2.2 pounds of TNT explosives were used to bring the plane down in what officials are saying was “definitely a terrorist act.” Alexander…
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Wave of Governors Say Their States Will Refuse Syrian Refugees

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

After Paris attacks, states say they’ll refuse Syrian refugees—but is it legal?

Wave of Governors Say Their States Will Refuse Syrian Refugees

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11/17/2015 at 10:00am
A growing list of mostly Republican Governors sent open letters to the federal government on Monday, announcing that because of the terrorist attacks in Paris, France, their states would not accept refugees from Syria, and urging the federal government to cease any efforts to bring Syrian refugees to the United States unless better security…
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Stop taxpayer subsidies for anti-Israel boycott groups

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

It’s time for Congress to act – “the taxpayers are subsidizing all this”

Stop taxpayer subsidies for anti-Israel boycott groups

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11/17/2015 at 8:30am
I was a guest last night on the Mark Levin Show, the 4th highest rated talk show in the country with over 7 million weekly listeners, regarding our post, ALERT: Faculty Association anti-Israel Boycott season has started. This is the second time I have discussed the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS)…
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Dartmouth Students Stage Hostile #BlackLivesMatter Protest in School Library

Posted by  ▪  November 17, 2015

Some students allege physical assault.

Dartmouth Students Stage Hostile #BlackLivesMatter Protest in School Library

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11/17/2015 at 7:00am
Dartmouth College students who are part of the Black Lives Matter movement recently staged a protest which invaded a school library. As we reported yesterday at College Insurrection, some students who were trying to study allege physical assault. Campus Reform has the details: Dartmouth students lead profane Black Lives Matter protest Black-clad protesters gathered…
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U.S. Makes Another Arms Dump for Syrian Arab Coalition

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2015

“Drop, op, and assess”

U.S. Makes Another Arms Dump for Syrian Arab Coalition

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11/16/2015 at 9:49pm
Over the weekend the U.S. military completed its second arms delivery to the Syrian Arab Coalition. The supplies were delivered to Erbil and then carried west. The Syrian Arab Coalition is an “umbrella group” consisting of 5000 Arab forces that have joined together with Kurdish fighters to take on the Islamic…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dul8HZooJhU

Gallup: American Approval* of Obama’s Performance Hits High Note

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2015

*We’ll call it approval “lite”

Gallup: American Approval* of Obama’s Performance Hits High Note

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dul8HZooJhU
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11/16/2015 at 7:45pm
President Obama’s approval ratings may be circling the drain, but a new Gallup poll released today shows that they’re slightly less terrible than usual. Small miracles? American approval of Obama’s handling of health care and the economy just clocked in at 44%, which represents a three-year high in both categories. The…
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Retrial Begins for Firefighter Who Selfied “Stand-Your-Ground”

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2015

Firefighter repeatedly says he’s “standing his ground” on self-made video of deadly confrontation

Retrial Begins for Firefighter Who Selfied “Stand-Your-Ground”

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11/16/2015 at 6:10pm
A re-trial begins this week in Houston for retired firefighter Raul Rodriguez who was previously convicted of murder and sentenced to 40 years in jail, reports the Houston Chronicle.  Rodriquez had unsuccessfully argued self-defense at trial. The notable oddity of this case was the fact that Rodriguez had videotaped himself rather bizarrely…
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France Launches Air Strikes on ISIS Targets in Syria

Posted by  ▪  November 16, 2015

ISIS may have sent social media signals 72 hours before attack on Paris.

France Launches Air Strikes on ISIS Targets in Syria

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11/16/2015 at 4:40pm
French jets struck ISIS targets in Syria this Sunday night, destroying a jihadi training camp and a munitions dump in the city of Raqqa, where Iraqi sources say the Paris attacks were planned. Twelve aircraft including 10 fighter jets dropped a total of 20 bombs in the biggest air strikes since France…
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