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(Almost) Everything you need to know about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in one video

Posted by  ▪  March 21, 2014

Israel shows humanity towards those who seek to destroy it.

(Almost) Everything you need to know about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in one video

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3/21/2014 at 12:33pm
It’s not a political video. It’s about how Israel is helping rehabilitate Palestinian Fatah members who have been knee-capped by Hamas in Gaza. It’s also about how Fatah did similar things to Hamas members. The brutality visited upon each other is nothing compared to what would be visited on Israeli Jews if Fatah and…
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Welcome to the Crimean Soviet Socialist, I mean Russian, Republic

Posted by  ▪  March 21, 2014

Putin basically pledges Not One Step Back from annexation

Welcome to the Crimean Soviet Socialist, I mean Russian, Republic

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3/21/2014 at 10:55am
Via Reuters: President Vladimir Putin signed laws completing Russia’s annexation of Crimea on Friday, as investors took fright at a U.S. decision to slap sanctions on his inner circle of money men and security officials…. In a Kremlin ceremony shown live on state television, Putin signed a law on ratification of a treaty…
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So-Called “Warning Shot” and “Pop-Tart” Bills Pass Florida House

Posted by  ▪  March 21, 2014

“Warning-Shot” bill almost certain to pass Florida Senate next week.

So-Called “Warning Shot” and “Pop-Tart” Bills Pass Florida House

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3/21/2014 at 9:15am
On Thursday, March 20, 2104, the Florida House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly (93-24) in approval of HB-89 (the so-called “warning shot” bill), and HB-7029 (the so-called “Pop-Tart” bill). These developments are reported in the Bradenton Herald, and other news sources (h/t to commenter pjm–thanks!). The Florida Senate has not yet taken a full vote on…
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Bumper Sticker - Miami Edgewater - Crazy

Guide to Miami Crazy

Posted by  ▪  March 21, 2014

Guide to Miami Crazy

Bumper Sticker - Miami Edgewater - Crazy
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3/21/2014 at 7:00am
Giving California Crazy a run for its money. From @SGLawrence: This Prius was parked in Edgewater, the hottest, newest and trendiest section of Miami, Florida, where condominiums are now being snapped up for $400-$600/square foot. (A bargain, still, compared to South Beach and some sections of downtown Miami where preconstruction can command $900/square…
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Conservative Prof wins discrimination lawsuit against UNC-Wilmington

Posted by  ▪  March 20, 2014

Jury finds Professor Michael Adams’ “speech activity [was] a substantial or motivating factor in the defendants’ decision to not promote”

Conservative Prof wins discrimination lawsuit against UNC-Wilmington

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3/20/2014 at 9:30pm
University of North Carolina at Wilmington professor Michael Adams has won his discrimination lawsuit, in a jury verdict rendered today. The judge now will rule on damages. The Jury Verdict form and Judgment are embedded at the bottom of this post. Adams was the professor who wrote the viral response to another professor…
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Local Kansas Subaru dealer finds clever way to counter union intimidation

Posted by  ▪  March 20, 2014

Don’t hate. Punctuate.

Local Kansas Subaru dealer finds clever way to counter union intimidation

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3/20/2014 at 6:15pm
It has been a longstanding tactic of labor organizations to protest in front of places of business in order to draw attention to union grievances, as well as to deter potential customers from utilizing the establishment. The vigor of these protests can range anywhere from a wild raucous affair, to the downright…
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Obama announces new round of sanctions on Russia

Posted by  ▪  March 20, 2014

Obama announces new round of sanctions on Russia

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3/20/2014 at 3:45pm
President Barack Obama on Thursday announced a new round of expanded sanctions in response to Russia’s intervention in Ukraine. The additional sanctions target 20 Russian officials and influential individuals, as well as a Russian bank, according to Obama’s statement and a list published by the Treasury Department.  These follow an initial round…
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Tea Party IRS Protest Jersey City

Breaking – The Tea Party is dead again, deja dead all over again

Posted by  ▪  March 20, 2014

I wish I cared enough to have an opinion on whether we won or lost.

Breaking – The Tea Party is dead again, deja dead all over again

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3/20/2014 at 12:53pm
Of course we’ve heard this before. From Josh Kraushaar at National Journal, The Tea Party’s Over: 2014 is shaping up as the year the Republican establishment is finding its footing. Of the 12 Republican senators on the ballot, six face primary competition, but only one looks seriously threatened: Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi….
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A call for anti-Israel academic boycotters to boycott themselves

Posted by  ▪  March 20, 2014

Intellectual honestly and consistency are difficult things for BDS academic boycotters

A call for anti-Israel academic boycotters to boycott themselves

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3/20/2014 at 10:46am
The American Studies Association academic boycott of Israel is premised on complying with a call from Palestinian civil society: It is resolved that the American Studies Association (ASA) endorses and will honor the call of Palestinian civil society for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions. In justifying the academic boycott of Israel, the…
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Talk is cheap, releasing convicted terrorists just to talk is not

Posted by  ▪  March 20, 2014

Mahmoud Abbas wants more terrorists released as a precondition to further peace talks.

Talk is cheap, releasing convicted terrorists just to talk is not

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3/20/2014 at 9:11am
Israeli homes built on land captured in the 1967 war is the perennial go-to blame game for Palestinians’ hard line at negotiations.  But it’s just a negotiating ploy as to which Western leaders are all to eager to engage. The other day, for example, David Weinberg wrote in Blame those Damn Settlements that removing the…
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Foreign Policy Laughingstocks

Branco Cartoon – Freedonia Agenda

Posted by  ▪  March 20, 2014

Branco Cartoon – Freedonia Agenda

Foreign Policy Laughingstocks
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3/20/2014 at 7:00am
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J Street U Cornell Welcomes Martha Robertson

Martha Robertson dodges my questions about fundraising

Posted by  ▪  March 19, 2014

At public forum, NY-23 candidate refuses to answer if aware at time of fundraising email that GOP operatives “caught” hacking her website

Martha Robertson dodges my questions about fundraising

J Street U Cornell Welcomes Martha Robertson
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3/19/2014 at 9:30pm
Martha Robertson, the Emily’s List-backed and “Red to Blue” designated Democratic challenger in my home district of NY-23, also has been endorsed by J Street. J Street is the controversial group which received funding from George Soros and a mysterious donor from Hong Kong. Robertson appeared tonight at a public forum, open to…
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Angela Corey Reminds FL Legislators of Facts of Marissa Alexander Case

Posted by  ▪  March 19, 2014

Marissa Alexander Supporters Howl as “Warning Shot” Narrative Destroyed

Angela Corey Reminds FL Legislators of Facts of Marissa Alexander Case

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3/19/2014 at 7:23pm
Florida State Attorney Angela Corey today sent an email to Florida legislators for the stated purpose of informing them of the facts of the Marissa Alexander “warning shot” case in case they are asked about it by constituents.  The email includes an attachment that outlines the facts of the case, all…
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Obama Stranded

Obama-Putin an abusive relationship

Posted by  ▪  March 19, 2014

Obama needs Putin more than Putin needs Obama

Obama-Putin an abusive relationship

Obama Stranded
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3/19/2014 at 4:31pm
Face it, Obama has structured key portions of U.S. foreign policy on Vlad Putin playing nice. Iran nukes? Check. Syria chemical weapons and civil war? Check. Egypt shifting allegiances? Check. Nuclear arms treaty compliance? Check. Central and Eastern Europe territorial integrity? Check. On what key issues does Putin need Obama? Yeah, now Vlad is threatening to leave the…
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Will Elizabeth Warren claim Cherokee heritage in autobiography? (Reader Poll)

Posted by  ▪  March 19, 2014

A Fighting Chance?

Will Elizabeth Warren claim Cherokee heritage in autobiography? (Reader Poll)

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3/19/2014 at 1:38pm
Elizabeth Warren is publishing A Fighting Chance, an autobiography chronicling her life story. AP reports: U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has written a book chronicling her life story, from her working-class roots in Oklahoma to a seat in the Senate representing Massachusetts…. Will the book address Warren’s controversial claim to be Cherokee? The book description at…
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You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet

Obamacare (premiums) to skyrocket

Posted by  ▪  March 19, 2014

You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet

Obamacare (premiums) to skyrocket

You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
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3/19/2014 at 11:17am
More pain to come. Much more. As reported by The Hill: Health industry officials say ObamaCare-related premiums will double in some parts of the country, countering claims recently made by the administration. The expected rate hikes will be announced in the coming months amid an intense election year, when control of the Senate is…
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Northeastern U rally cry: “Long Live The Intifada”

Posted by  ▪  March 19, 2014

Call President of Northeastern a “Zionist Goon”

Northeastern U rally cry: “Long Live The Intifada”

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3/19/2014 at 8:30am
We reported previously on Anti-Israel student group suspended at Northeastern for vandalism, intimidation, disruption. That group was Northeastern Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP). Ilya Feoktistov has an excellent write-up on the group at FrontPage Mag, including images of its leader, law student Max Geller, wearing a Hezbollah t-shirt and carrying a weapon…
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