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Republican presidential debates scheduled—are you excited?!

Posted by  ▪  January 16, 2015

It’s that time again

Republican presidential debates scheduled—are you excited?!

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1/16/2015 at 6:45pm
The dates are set for the 2016 presidential debate cycle—ARE YOU EXCITED??!! Yeah, me neither. But the cycle looms like a dark cloud on the horizon, so we might as well get ready for it. According to reports coming out of this week’s Winter Meeting, the RNC is drastically changing the way…
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Int’l Criminal Court already treating Israel differently

Posted by  ▪  January 16, 2015

Always special rules that apply only to Israel.

Int’l Criminal Court already treating Israel differently

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1/16/2015 at 5:15pm
When the Palestinian Authority submitted papers to the International Criminal Court for the purpose of seeking war crimes prosecutions of Israel, we reviewed many thoughtful and cogent analyses that based on the rules governing the court and precedent, the case may not even get off the ground. Not being an expert in…
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Supreme Court to decide whether Gay Marriage is constitutional right (Reader Poll – How will SCOTUS Rule?)

Posted by  ▪  January 16, 2015

The Big One.

Supreme Court to decide whether Gay Marriage is constitutional right (Reader Poll – How will SCOTUS Rule?)

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1/16/2015 at 3:38pm
This is breaking news — the Supreme Court has agreed to hear four cases involving Gay Marriage: Here is the Court Order: The cases are consolidated and the petitions for writs of certiorari are granted limited to the following questions: 1) Does the Fourteenth Amendment require a state to license a marriage between…
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John Kerry Should’ve Taken Barry McGuire to France Instead of James Taylor

Posted by  ▪  January 16, 2015

Would’ve been more appropriate, all things considered.

John Kerry Should’ve Taken Barry McGuire to France Instead of James Taylor

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1/16/2015 at 2:40pm
This, ladies and gentleman, is our Department of State. Just call out their name and you know where ever they are, they’ll come running with a hashtag or cheesy publicity stunt. After the terrorist attack workplace violence incident that took place at Charlie Hebdo, our response to one of our longest st…
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Obama Vows to Play Offense Against The Enemy

Posted by  ▪  January 16, 2015

Republicans.

Obama Vows to Play Offense Against The Enemy

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1/16/2015 at 1:00pm
Most Americans would be happy to hear that Obama is going on offense against ISIS, the people who carried out the attacks in Paris, or any of the other enemies of America. Unfortunately, there’s only one group Obama consistently views as a threat: Republicans. Last night’s headline on the Drudge Report w…
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http://youtu.be/L2yMMdPTQ30

Wow, Marc Lamont Hill drank the anti-Israel Kool-Aid

Posted by  ▪  January 16, 2015

Part of group seeking to hijack Ferguson and #BlackLivesMatter protests into anti-Israel crusade.

Wow, Marc Lamont Hill drank the anti-Israel Kool-Aid

http://youtu.be/L2yMMdPTQ30
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1/16/2015 at 11:30am
Anti-Israel activists have been attempting to hijack the Ferguson, Eric Garner and #BlackLivesMatter protests since early August, just after Michael Brown was killed. I documented the infiltration and hijacking in a series of posts and an Op-Ed in The NY Post: Intifada Missouri – Anti-Israel activists may push Ferguson over the edge Anti-Israel activist still…
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Leslie Gelb: “if only Obama knew”

Posted by  ▪  January 16, 2015

Fire your staff, Obama!

Leslie Gelb: “if only Obama knew”

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1/16/2015 at 10:00am
In his latest editorial, Leslie Gelb seems both frightened and clueless about Obama. Gelb is a liberal whose foreign policy credentials are impressive if you like this sort of thing. At the age of 77, his resume includes “former correspondent for The New York Times and …currently President Emeritus and Board Senior…
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Prohibition, Taxes, and the Allure of the Nanny State

Posted by  ▪  January 16, 2015

A dark, dark, day in American history

Prohibition, Taxes, and the Allure of the Nanny State

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1/16/2015 at 8:30am
This day in 1919 was irrefutably one of the darkest days in American history — the day the 18th amendment to the Constitution was ratified, making Prohibition the law of the land. Forever the hallmark of nanny-statism run amok, Prohibition was a progressive dream come true — an amendment to the…
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The End–and Beginning–of the Perry Era

Posted by  ▪  January 16, 2015

“Be true to Texas always, and she will be true to you”

The End–and Beginning–of the Perry Era

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1/16/2015 at 7:00am
Yesterday, outgoing Texas Governor Rick Perry delivered his farewell address before the Texas legislature. Perry, who is the longest-serving governor in Texas history, used his time at the podium not only to highlight his accomplishments as Governor, but to lay out a rough outline of how his governing style would take…
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Next Up: Diversity Test for Oscar Noms

Posted by  ▪  January 15, 2015

The award for Best Use of the Race Card goes to…

Next Up: Diversity Test for Oscar Noms

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1/15/2015 at 8:11pm
The Oscar nominations have been revealed, and everyone is talking about this year’s nods, snubs, and most importantly—the racial and gender makeup of the Academy and its nominees. Of course. Here we go again. We’re barely over this weekend’s total freakout over the various combinations of skin color and genitalia that…
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Duke Reverses: No Muslim Prayer Broadcast from Chapel Tower

Posted by  ▪  January 15, 2015

For now, Duke’s chapel bell tower won’t be working double duty as Muslim minaret.

Duke Reverses: No Muslim Prayer Broadcast from Chapel Tower

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1/15/2015 at 6:22pm
Two days ago, Duke made headlines when it was revealed that the Muslim call to prayer would be played from the campus chapel bell tower on a weekly basis. Fox News reported: Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Amidst mounting pressure Duke has decided not proceed with playing the call to prayer on…
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U. Illinois: Steven Salaita non-hiring final, will not reconsider

Posted by  ▪  January 15, 2015

Is court the next stop?

U. Illinois: Steven Salaita non-hiring final, will not reconsider

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1/15/2015 at 4:30pm
The University of Illinois Board of Trustees has just issued a statement that it will not reconsider its decision not to hire controversial anti-Israel activist Steven Salatia. Salaita had a contingent offer of employment, requiring Board approval for the tenured position. That approval was denied in early September, after Salaita’s tweets raised…
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Anti-terror raid in Belgium leaves 2 dead (VIDEO)

Posted by  ▪  January 15, 2015

Terror attacks “imminent”

Anti-terror raid in Belgium leaves 2 dead (VIDEO)

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1/15/2015 at 3:25pm
CNN is reporting that two people were killed Thursday evening during an anti-terror raid in the east Belgium town of Verviers. Belgian Federal Prosecutor Eric van der Sypt has confirmed that the group targeted by the raid was planning to carry out “imminent” terrorist attacks in Belgium. Anti-terrorism operations were underway…
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22 Times Obama Said He Couldn’t Ignore or Create His Own Immigration Law

Posted by  ▪  January 15, 2015

Obama vs. Obama

22 Times Obama Said He Couldn’t Ignore or Create His Own Immigration Law

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1/15/2015 at 1:30pm
As Congress struggles to fight Obama’s executive immigration overreach, Speaker Boehner compiled a list of 22 times Obama said he couldn’t create his own immigration law. March 31, 2008: “I take the Constitution very seriously. The biggest problems that we’re facing right now have to do with [the president] trying to ……
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Wild Turkey — Erdoğan’s delusions of a new Ottoman Empire

Posted by  ▪  January 15, 2015

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has dreams.

Wild Turkey — Erdoğan’s delusions of a new Ottoman Empire

http://youtu.be/VnTRwh1HFoM
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1/15/2015 at 12:05pm
We have been warning about for years about Turkey’s Islamist President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Erdogan systematically has set out to dismantl civil society and the secular military and foamed at the mouth about Israel, often through then Foreign Minister, now Prime Minister, Ahmet Davutoglu: Not exactly Breaking News: Turkey is run by Islamists who…
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Feds Using Banking Regs to Choke Legal Gun Dealers

Posted by  ▪  January 15, 2015

“Operation Choke Point” assault on the Second Amendment

Feds Using Banking Regs to Choke Legal Gun Dealers

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1/15/2015 at 10:30am
The Democratic Party has been unable to sway public opinion on the issue of gun control, but that hasn’t stopped the Obama administration from using the Department of Justice to harass legal gun dealers under a program called Operation Choke Point. Guidelines designed to discourage banks from doing business with illegal and…
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The States’ War on Executive Amnesty

Posted by  ▪  January 15, 2015

The battle against executive overreach begins

The States’ War on Executive Amnesty

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1/15/2015 at 9:00am
Last year 17 states took a stand against President Obama and his plans to use an executive order to remove nearly 5 million illegal immigrants from the bounds of existing immigration law. The coalition, now made up of 25 states and led by Texas’ new Governor Greg Abbott, will present…
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