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Loretta Sanchez

California Democrat Mocks Native Americans

Posted by  ▪  May 17, 2015

Will Democrats condemn Loretta Sanchez?

California Democrat Mocks Native Americans

Loretta Sanchez
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5/17/2015 at 5:01pm
California Democrat Loretta Sanchez has come under fire for using a stereotypical and cartoonish gesture to describe Native Americans. From the Los Angeles Daily News: Senate candidate Loretta Sanchez apologizes for Indian whooping-cry caricature U.S. Senate candidate Loretta Sanchez has apologized after a videotape surfaced showing her making a whooping cry in reference to…
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(Pope Francis at Church of Holy Sepulcre)

Vatican Drama Centers on Pope Francis and His Eco-Encyclical

Posted by  ▪  May 17, 2015

Religion, not science, at center of latest climate controversy

Vatican Drama Centers on Pope Francis and His Eco-Encyclical

(Pope Francis at Church of Holy Sepulcre)
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5/17/2015 at 3:00pm
I recently reported that some Vatican officials were unhappy with scientists who directly challenged the questionable data and erroneous assertions being used as the basis for Pope Francis’ upcoming eco-encyclical. Now, in a drama worthy of a Dan Brown novel, there is a dispute about the status of that much-anticipated publication. A widely-cited…
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Hillary Email Press Conference 3

Hillary cannot leave her past or Obama behind

Posted by  ▪  May 17, 2015

My Op-Ed at The Washington Examiner

Hillary cannot leave her past or Obama behind

Hillary Email Press Conference 3
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5/17/2015 at 1:00pm
I have an Op-Ed in The Washington Examiner, Expect even more executive power grabs from Hillary: Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign launch was meant to present a different side of Hillary — a softer, more humble, less power-hungry version of the candidate. The “Scoobie” van road trip to Iowa portrayed Hillary as the…
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ISIS video children boot camp

Learning about apocalyptic jihad

Posted by  ▪  May 17, 2015

Notes from the #GenerationCaliphate conference

Learning about apocalyptic jihad

ISIS video children boot camp
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5/17/2015 at 11:00am
On the first weekend in May I attended a conference held in Boston entitled “GenerationCaliphate: Apocalyptic Hopes, Millennial Dreams and Global Jihad.” The conference was organized by Richard Landes, millennial scholar, inventor of the term “Pallywood,” blogger at The Augean Stables, exposer of the suspect nature of the claims about al Durah’s…
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Breaking the Silence about EU-backed NGO War on Israel

Posted by  ▪  May 17, 2015

Europeans furious at proposed laws addressing Non-Governmental Organization abuses.

Breaking the Silence about EU-backed NGO War on Israel

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5/17/2015 at 9:15am
In November of 2012, the UN voted 138 to 9, with 41 abstentions, to recognize a state of “Palestine” in the West Bank and Gaza.  There was no requirement that such “state” cease terrorism, its violence and hostilities towards its neighbor Israel, even recognize Israel for what it is and what…
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Craig Silverman Show - William A. Jacobson

Conservatives on Campus “have to be smarter, better prepared”

Posted by  ▪  May 17, 2015

“because it’s you against a lot of people” – My appearance on The Craig Silverman Show (Aurora, CO)

Conservatives on Campus “have to be smarter, better prepared”

Craig Silverman Show - William A. Jacobson
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5/17/2015 at 7:30am
I appeared on Saturday, May 16, 2015, on The Craig Silverman Show on 710 KNUS in Aurora, Colorado. The conversation covered my background, what it means to be a conservative on campus, the anti-Israel boycott movement, the Pope on a Palestinian “state,” the Pew Poll on Christians, and the fate of Christians…
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Accused on campus: Charges dropped, but the infamy remains

Posted by  ▪  May 16, 2015

Another college male is suing, and speaking out

Accused on campus: Charges dropped, but the infamy remains

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5/16/2015 at 8:30pm
The number of lawsuits by men wrongly accused of sexual assault on campus is increasing almost by the day. Most remain silent, preferring to go the “John Doe” route to avoid further reputational damage. Slowly, however, some men are going public, often where there names were already published anyway in…
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Hillary Clinton laughing

Clinton Speaking Fees Just Another Form of Payola

Posted by  ▪  May 16, 2015

“You can’t prove I’m a crook” is not a convincing defense

Clinton Speaking Fees Just Another Form of Payola

Hillary Clinton laughing
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5/16/2015 at 7:00pm
The Clinton Foundation is having a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad couple of months.  There were the pay to play accusations from Haiti, the numerous other pay to play “coincidences,” the rather cozy relationship with “journalist” donor (and former employee) George Stephanopoulos, reports of $30 million from books and speeches…
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boehner presser

Boehner has had enough of the “Amtrak is underfunded” narrative

Posted by  ▪  May 16, 2015

“Are you really going to ask such a stupid question?”

Boehner has had enough of the “Amtrak is underfunded” narrative

boehner presser
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5/16/2015 at 5:00pm
Democrats want you to know that they believe Republicans are responsible for the tragic train crash this past week that killed 8 and started a conversation about safety in Amtrak’s most heavily-traveled corridor. During a recent press conference with House Speaker John Boehner, IBT’s senior political writer Ginger Gibson made the mistake…
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Geraldo Rivera

Stephanopoulos so bad, he’s making Geraldo look good

Posted by  ▪  May 16, 2015

Stephanopoulos-gate – bad for America, good for Geraldo

Stephanopoulos so bad, he’s making Geraldo look good

Geraldo Rivera
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5/16/2015 at 3:30pm
The Stephanopoulos story keeps getting worse, especially when compared to the experience of other journalists. Geraldo Rivera of FOX News claims he was fired by ABC News in 1985 for a paltry $200 donation to a friend who was running for mayor in New Bedford, MA. It’s amazing what you can learn by…
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Tom Brady

Tom Brady Merchandise in Demand After Suspension

Posted by  ▪  May 16, 2015

Sales up by 100%.

Tom Brady Merchandise in Demand After Suspension

Tom Brady
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5/16/2015 at 2:00pm
There’s an old saying that there’s no such thing as bad publicity. That rule seems to be working for Tom Brady of the Patriots, whose merchandise is way up in sales since the announcement of his suspension over Deflategate. Kurt Badenhausen of Forbes: Tom Brady Merchandise Sales Up 100% Since Suspension Announced Quarterback Tom…
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TruckFlags

Reversed – American Flag Ban on Student’s Truck

Posted by  ▪  May 16, 2015

Are these bans more wide-spread than we know?

Reversed – American Flag Ban on Student’s Truck

TruckFlags
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5/16/2015 at 12:00pm
Every once in a while, we see stories about public schools banning the American flag from its students’ bicycles and automobiles.  Every time the community pushes back against this sort of unreasonable policy, the policy suddenly changes, and the schools’ representatives make a statement declaring the flag sacred, the school patriotic,…
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Ithaca “Jewish Voice for Peace” activists swing at Israel, hit China boycott

Posted by  ▪  May 16, 2015

GreenStar Food Coop China boycott collateral damage of failed Israel boycott.

Ithaca “Jewish Voice for Peace” activists swing at Israel, hit China boycott

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5/16/2015 at 10:00am
This would be funny were it not for the fact that the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is such a sad sack of haters. Activists from Ithaca Jewish Voice for Peace were behind the recent failed effort to get GreenStar Food Coop in Ithaca, NY (home of Cornell University) to boycott Israel….
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CI 5.16.15

Aspire to the Choir Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  May 16, 2015

Your weekly report from the world of higher education.

Aspire to the Choir Week at College Insurrection

CI 5.16.15
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5/16/2015 at 8:00am
These students are my new heroes. Oberlin College Choir Creates Brilliant Musical Parody About ‘Triggered’ Students I think there should be a choir like this at every school. Perhaps we should start with Boston University. Newly Hired Boston University Prof Bashes Whites and Men on Twitter Boston University Responds to Prof’s Racist Tweets Aimed at White…
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Mom Apperson Wife

Zimmerman Shooter Arrested, Possible Life Sentence

Posted by  ▪  May 15, 2015

“…Mr. Apperson did intentionally fire his weapon…without provocation”

Zimmerman Shooter Arrested, Possible Life Sentence

Mom Apperson Wife
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5/15/2015 at 8:10pm
UPDATE:  This post has been updated with a statement from Attorney Mark NeJame, Matthew Apperson’s lawyer. It’s a good thing I’m not the kind of guy to say “I told you so.” :-) Matthew Apperson, the man who claims he fired a .357 Magnum bullet at George Zimmerman’s head in purported self-defense, has…
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Nepal update: bodies found near crashed Marine helicopter

Posted by  ▪  May 15, 2015

“…there are no chances of any survivors.”

Nepal update: bodies found near crashed Marine helicopter

huey helicopter nepal
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5/15/2015 at 6:40pm
Nepalese rescuers have found the wreckage of the “Huey” military helicopter that went missing earlier this week during an aid mission. Three bodies were found at the crash site. The helicopter was carrying 2 Nepalese army soldiers and 6 U.S. Marines when it disappeared outside the earthquake-ravaged town of Charikot. Originally, officials…
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Rand Paul on the right to life

Posted by  ▪  May 15, 2015

“One thing I can promise you — I will always take a stand for life.”

Rand Paul on the right to life

rand paul president 2016 pro life debbie wasserman shultz abortion constitution
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5/15/2015 at 5:00pm
Sen. Paul made headlines a few weeks ago when he lobbed the abortion gotcha questions back into the Democrat’s court. This week, Paul released a video detailing his pro-life stance. On Facebook, Sen. Paul’s official campaign account included the following statement: I strongly believe in the sanctity of life and that an…
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