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Anti-Israel “Climate of fear” at Vassar

Posted by  ▪  April 12, 2014

Clearly, something has gone very wrong at Vassar.

Anti-Israel “Climate of fear” at Vassar

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4/12/2014 at 1:34pm
Our post, Anti-Israel academic boycott turns ugly at Vassar, exhaustively detailed the fury directed by Vassar Students for Justice in Palestine at two Vassar  professors teaching a class that involved travel to Israel and the West Bank.  That fury erupted in an Open Forum organized by the Vassar administration at which those professors…
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Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s almost Brandeis speech

Posted by  ▪  April 12, 2014

“I’m used to being shouted down on campuses, so I am grateful for the opportunity to address you today.”

Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s almost Brandeis speech

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4/12/2014 at 10:30am
Below is an excerpt of the speech Ayaan Hirsi Ali would have delivered at Brandeis had her invitation to receive an honorary degree not been revoked.  Our prior coverage: Brandeis failure: Supporting women’s rights matters most when it’s politically difficult The silence of Western feminists is still deafening Here’s What I Would Have Said…
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CI Slugs on Strike

Slugs on Strike Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  April 12, 2014

Slugs on Strike Week at College Insurrection

CI Slugs on Strike
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4/12/2014 at 8:30am
Always look for the union label. Violence Breaks out during Grad Student Protests at UC Santa Cruz UCLA Student Reports from the Frontlines of Student-Workers Union Strike Don’t count on everyone to be on board though. Not All College Athletes Are for Unionization Northwestern Scholarship Football Players May Say “No” to Unionization Maybe transgender students will unionize. San…
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Bumper Sticker - Long Island - Change Politicians

’cause they stink

Posted by  ▪  April 12, 2014

’cause they stink

Bumper Sticker - Long Island - Change Politicians
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4/12/2014 at 7:00am
Spotted a few weeks ago at a Gas Station on Long Island, NY.
 
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Friday Night Links

Posted by  ▪  April 11, 2014

Friday Night Links

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4/11/2014 at 7:57pm
Links for your Friday evening reading… The #kochspiracy continues… From the Washington Free Beacon, DSCC to Combat Koch Contributions Using Unnamed Dem Donors “We judged too harshly…” From TownHall, Washington Post Issues Apology to Fox News From The Blaze, Homeowner Teaches Teens a Quick Lesson About the Power of Bear Spray and a Shotgun From…
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Kathleen Sebelius had to read her resignation speech to not find out what was in it

Posted by  ▪  April 11, 2014

METAPHOR ALERT!

Kathleen Sebelius had to read her resignation speech to not find out what was in it

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4/11/2014 at 5:13pm
The video speaks for itself. “A page is missing”
 
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The incurious media when it comes to Obama admin scandals

Posted by  ▪  April 11, 2014

No scratching beyond the surface

The incurious media when it comes to Obama admin scandals

http://www.foxnews.com/on-air/oreilly/2014/04/11/sharyl-attkissons-career-investigative-reporting
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4/11/2014 at 2:21pm
Via The Free Beacon: Sharyl Attkisson appeared on O’Reilly Factor Thursday night to discuss her time at CBS News in an exclusive interview. Attkisson revealed that higher ups at CBS had killed her investigative reporting on a number of stories that included Fast and Furious, Benghazi, and Obamacare. CBS told Attkisson she…
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Want proof they won’t stop with your guns? Here it is

Posted by  ▪  April 11, 2014

Coalition to Stop Gun Violence tries to keep author of The Law of Self Defense off campus

Want proof they won’t stop with your guns? Here it is

http://abclocal.go.com/wtvd/story?section=news/local&id=9496568
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4/11/2014 at 11:20am
The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence is among the most aggressive groups in seeking to limit, if not eliminate, the 2nd Amendment right to keep and bear Arms. CSGV also attacks so-called Stand Your Ground laws through misleading accounts of what happened in the Trayvon Martin shooting by George Zimmerman.  This CSGV video…
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Anti-Israel “National Day of Action” scheduled for Passover

Posted by  ▪  April 11, 2014

Cornell Passover Divestment push not an isolated event.

Anti-Israel “National Day of Action” scheduled for Passover

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4/11/2014 at 9:54am
When the Cornell Students for Justice in Palestine tried to schedule their last-minute anti-Israel Divestment Resolution for Passover week, I assumed that was something isolated to Cornell.  (The attempt was defeated yesterday.) But maybe not. Passover starts on the night of April 14, and seders are held that night and the night of April…
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Dems need to hate the Koch Brothers

Posted by  ▪  April 11, 2014

It’s all about turning out the base.

Dems need to hate the Koch Brothers

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4/11/2014 at 7:35am
Ed Rogers points out that the majority of the American public couldn’t care less about the Kochs. And yet the activist liberals and left keep hammering away at the brothers. Why?: …Democratic campaign managers are not crazy; there is no chance they really believe an anti-Koch message drives votes. But perhaps there is…
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HHS secretary Kathleen Sebelius to resign

Posted by  ▪  April 10, 2014

HHS secretary Kathleen Sebelius to resign

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4/10/2014 at 7:16pm
Health and Human Services secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning. From the NY Times, Health Secretary Resigns After Woes of HealthCare.gov: Kathleen Sebelius, the health and human services secretary, is resigning, ending a stormy five-year tenure marred by the disastrous rollout of President Obama’s signature legislative achievement, the Affordable Care Act. Mr. Obama accepted Ms….
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Andrew Branca Law of Self Defense interview on N24 German TV news

VIDEO: Andrew Branca, Law of Self Defense, Interview on N24 German TV News

Posted by  ▪  April 10, 2014

Andrew provides analysis of the Zimmerman, Dunn, Alexander trials, as well as of stand-your-ground.

VIDEO: Andrew Branca, Law of Self Defense, Interview on N24 German TV News

Andrew Branca Law of Self Defense interview on N24 German TV news
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4/10/2014 at 7:00pm
Back on February 28 I was invited down to the Washington DC bureau of N24, a prominent German television news station.  The purpose of the invitation was to interview me about the (then) just completed Michael Dunn trial, the earlier George Zimmerman trial, and the ongoing Marissa Alexander extravaganza,…
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Cornell Student Assembly 4-10-2014 Vote Rejecting Divestment

Cornell Student Assembly rejects Israel Divestment 15-8-1 (VIDEO)

Posted by  ▪  April 10, 2014

Sneak Passover tactic fails, as motion to table the Divestment Resolution indefinitely passes.

Cornell Student Assembly rejects Israel Divestment 15-8-1 (VIDEO)

Cornell Student Assembly 4-10-2014 Vote Rejecting Divestment
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4/10/2014 at 6:40pm
The Cornell Student Assembly voted late this afternoon to table indefinitely a Resolution to Divest from companies doing business in Israel. The decision foiled the last-minute stealth move on the eve of Passover to push the Resolution forward so that the vote would take place next week in the middle of Passover:…
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Sen. Joe Manchin criticizes Harry Reid’s attacks on Koch brothers

Posted by  ▪  April 10, 2014

Sen. Joe Manchin criticizes Harry Reid’s attacks on Koch brothers

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4/10/2014 at 5:46pm
Democratic Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia apparently isn’t hopping on the Koch Obsession bandwagon with some of his colleagues. When asked in a FOX News interview whether he thinks it helps or hurts the cause for the country and for Congress when Harry Reid continually brings up the Koch brothers, Manchin…
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White House Equal Pay Hypocrisy

Branco Cartoon – Pay Back

Posted by  ▪  April 10, 2014

Branco Cartoon – Pay Back

White House Equal Pay Hypocrisy
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4/10/2014 at 3:45pm
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Cornell Student Assembly fracturing over Passover BDS push

Posted by  ▪  April 10, 2014

Assembly member: Assembly President “wants to see 20 year old college students form firm opinions on an issue we know very little about and have no responsibility for”

Cornell Student Assembly fracturing over Passover BDS push

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4/10/2014 at 2:33pm
At 4:45 p.m. today, a last-minute attempt by Cornell Students for Justice in Palestine to force a vote on an anti-Israel divestment resolution during Passover, will come up as “new business,” as previously reported.  That would set up the Resolution for a full vote next Thursday, in the middle of Passover. There…
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John Kerry’s Israel-Palestinian negotiation clown car

Posted by  ▪  April 10, 2014

Least surprising revelation ever — Obama admin planting stories to blame Israel

John Kerry’s Israel-Palestinian negotiation clown car

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4/10/2014 at 1:35pm
From Adam Kredo at The Free Beacon, Top [U.S.] diplomats planted anti-Israel reports in lead up to peace talk collapse: The Obama administration has been waging a secret media war in capitals across two continents blaming Israel for the recent collapse of peace talks with the Palestinians, according to former Israeli diplomats…
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