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Hillary agrees to testify before Congress — with a condition

Posted by  ▪  May 4, 2015

It’s about to get real up on Capitol Hill

Hillary agrees to testify before Congress — with a condition

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5/4/2015 at 7:15pm
Hillary Clinton has finally agreed to testify before the House Select Committee on Benghazi. Today, Hillary’s attorney David Kendall informed Chairman Gowdy that Mrs. Clinton will testify before Congress, but only once. In a letter released to the public on March 31, the committee officially requested Mrs. Clinton’s presence for questioning. Committee…
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Rasmea Odeh Prosecutor gets Arab-American Justice Award

Posted by  ▪  May 4, 2015

Barbara McQuade honored despite protests from Rasmea Odeh supporters

Rasmea Odeh Prosecutor gets Arab-American Justice Award

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5/4/2015 at 5:45pm
We reported last week that supporters of convicted terrorist and immigration fraudster Rasmea Odeh were protesting a Justice Award to U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade, Rasmea Odeh Prosecutor to get Justice Award. For background on the case, see Rasmea Odeh rightly convicted of Israeli supermarket bombing and U.S. immigration fraud. The Justice Award was…
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Patent Reform Makes a Comeback

Posted by  ▪  May 4, 2015

Innovation over litigation

Patent Reform Makes a Comeback

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5/4/2015 at 4:15pm
Last year, the push for patent reform hit a roadblock in Congress when then-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid refused to bring the Patent Abuse Reduction Act to the floor for a vote. In the war between industry advocates and trial lawyers, Reid chose the trial lawyers, and the patent trolls were…
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UCLA party that disputed Jewish candidate’s fitness loses election

Posted by  ▪  May 4, 2015

Payback for Rachel Beyda incident? Pro-Israel UCLA party retakes control.

UCLA party that disputed Jewish candidate’s fitness loses election

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5/4/2015 at 2:45pm
Lets Act! (LA), the far-left student political party at UCLA, was dramatically swept from power, in election results released Friday, May 1, 2015. LA, a coalition of mostly identity-based groups (e.g. Afrikan Student Union, MEChA, Queer Alliance, etc.) was defeated 8 seats to 3 (with 3 independents) by their rival, Bruins United (BU), a coalition…
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The “U” word is like Kryptonite to Hillary

Posted by  ▪  May 4, 2015

Quick – What is the first word that comes to mind when you think of Hillary?

The “U” word is like Kryptonite to Hillary

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5/4/2015 at 1:00pm
Hillary is Superwoman to Democrats. But SuperWoman has a public perception problem to those who remember her before her repackaging. The shadow government Email Server, deletion of records, and Clinton Foundation payolla, bring back the memories for us, but are new to the younger electorate. That younger electorate needs to know the…
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#GarlandShooting Update: Gunman Identified as Alleged Jihadist

Posted by  ▪  May 4, 2015

Elton Simpson, aspiring jihadist

#GarlandShooting Update: Gunman Identified as Alleged Jihadist

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5/4/2015 at 11:45am
Reports rolled out early this morning that one of the gunmen taken out during last night’s shootout in Garland, Texas has been identified as Elton Simpson. Elton Simpson was shot and killed after he and an accomplice pulled up to a “Draw Mohammed” free speech event and attacked a security officer….
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Branco Cartoon – Miss Fire

Posted by  ▪  May 4, 2015

It Burns

Branco Cartoon – Miss Fire

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5/4/2015 at 10:00am
Note: You may reprint this cartoon provided you link back to this source. To see more Legal Insurrection Branco cartoons, click here. Branco’s page is Cartoonist A.F.Branco.
 

And then there were three more: Ben, Carly and Mike

Posted by  ▪  May 4, 2015

Dr. Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina and Mike Huckabee enter the presidential race.

And then there were three more: Ben, Carly and Mike

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5/4/2015 at 8:30am
Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina and Mike Huckabee all will be announcing that they are running for President. Carson made his announcement Sunday, perhaps with a slip of the tongue. His official announcement is today via YouTube. Fiorina also announced this morning on Good Morning America: ABC Breaking US News | US News Videos Huckabee also…
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Gunmen Taken Out at Texas “Draw Mohammed” Event

Posted by  ▪  May 4, 2015

Don’t mess with Texas

Gunmen Taken Out at Texas “Draw Mohammed” Event

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5/4/2015 at 7:00am
Last night, two gunmen were killed after firing on a security guard outside of a “Draw Mohammed” free speech event in Garland, Texas. Bruce Joiner, the Garland ISD security officer who was shot in the attack, was hospitalized with an ankle wound but released last night. CNN has a good condensed timeline…
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NYC considers decriminalizing public urination

Posted by  ▪  May 3, 2015

The situation could get sticky.

NYC considers decriminalizing public urination

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5/3/2015 at 9:07pm
A vital debate is taking place in New York City right now. According to Seth Barron of City Journal, the City Council is considering the decriminalization of minor crimes: Who Needs Quality of Life, Anyway? Last week, the New York City Council announced that it was preparing legislation to reduce the pen…
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For the Honor and Glory of It All

Posted by  ▪  May 3, 2015

Doing the best we can with what we got.

For the Honor and Glory of It All

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5/3/2015 at 7:30pm
When I was drafting my post about the attack on two French Jews by a boycott movement gang, I saw on the Dashboard that we had reached our 15,000th published post.  That would be Aleister’s post, Clinton War Room Targets “Cash” Author. Why do we do it? We do it for the Honor…
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Boycott Movement Gang Attacks Two Jews on Paris Street

Posted by  ▪  May 3, 2015

The link between the anti-Israel boycott and the rise of anti-Semitism no longer can be denied.

Boycott Movement Gang Attacks Two Jews on Paris Street

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5/3/2015 at 6:00pm
We have documented many times the role in the spread of anti-Semitic violence in Europe played by the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. The gross demonization and dehumanization of Israeli Jews by BDS contributes both directly and indirectly to acts of anti-Semitism. We have seen it on the streets of Copenhagen,…
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Clinton War Room Targets “Cash” Author

Posted by  ▪  May 3, 2015

The vast right wing conspiracy returns.

Clinton War Room Targets “Cash” Author

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5/3/2015 at 4:30pm
You can tell ‘Clinton Cash’ author Peter Schweizer has touched a nerve by the amount of push back he’s getting from the media. U.S. News & World Report wonders if the book is just a hatchet job, while Newsweek has written an “Everything you need to know” piece on the book. Schweizer…
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DOJ Announces $20 Million for Police Body Cams

Posted by  ▪  May 3, 2015

Is Obama working toward his promised “civilian national security force”?

DOJ Announces $20 Million for Police Body Cams

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5/3/2015 at 2:30pm
When Al Sharpton called for the nationalization of America’s police forces earlier this month, many were quick to dismiss him as reactionary or even radical.  However, it may be worth revisiting this point in light of the news that the DOJ is going to be spending $20 million in body cams…
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Columbia Multicultural Advisors: Put Trigger Warning on Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Posted by  ▪  May 3, 2015

Trigger Warning Warriors: “contains triggering and offensive material that marginalizes student identities”

Columbia Multicultural Advisors: Put Trigger Warning on Ovid’s Metamorphoses

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5/3/2015 at 12:30pm
I think we have the 2015 Phrase of the Year: Trigger Warning. But now they’ve gone too far. Ovid’s Metamorphoses, which is part of the core curriculum at Columbia College (Columbia University) is described as follows: The Metamorphoses (Latin: Metamorphōseōn librī: “Books of Transformations”) is a Latin narrative poem by the Roman poet Ovid,…
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Academic freedom for those who seek to destroy academic freedom

Posted by  ▪  May 3, 2015

UCLA’s Jewish Studies Center honoring anti-Israel academic-boycott-loving Prof. Cornel West

Academic freedom for those who seek to destroy academic freedom

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5/3/2015 at 11:00am
It’s only been a few weeks since the last scandal and already UCLA is embroiled in yet another controversy over its alleged anti-Jewish and anti-Zionist campus climate. Back in February, in an incident that generated media headlines and a tidal wave of condemnations, several student government leaders questioned sophomore Rachel Beyda’s eligibility…
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West Coast #FreddieGray Protesters Clash with Police

Posted by  ▪  May 3, 2015

Seattle Police Chief: “This is no longer demonstration management, this has turned into a riot.”

West Coast #FreddieGray Protesters Clash with Police

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5/3/2015 at 9:15am
The past few days have been difficult for American law enforcement. First, the Baltimore officers involved in the arrest and subsequent death of new civil rights icon, Freddie Gray, have had the legal book thrown at them. Now, protests in several of country’s deepest blue and most “tolerant” areas have devolved into hostilities…
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