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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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Your Worst Nightmare

Posted by  ▪  May 3, 2015

Hillary 2016, Michelle 2024, Chelsea 2032, Sasha 2040, Malia 2048

Your Worst Nightmare

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5/3/2015 at 7:30am
It begins. So, it’s a beautiful Saturday in Durham, headed to the mall….and this dude is reppin this….. Zoom in….Hillary 2016, Michelle, 2024, Chelsea 2032, Sasha 2040, Malia 2048. He’s got it all mapped out……. God help us. Not seen is a Durham Tech Bumper sticker…..and nobody has that unless you teach there. Awesome Site. Thanks! Chad
 

Free Speech on Campus: ‘F*ck Masculinity’, ‘Fight the Straightness’

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2015

The not-so-tolerant left fears nothing.

Free Speech on Campus: ‘F*ck Masculinity’, ‘Fight the Straightness’

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5/2/2015 at 8:40pm
Let me preface this by asking: Is anyone really surprised? This past May Day students and faculty at Cornell marched across campus and sat in a street intersection for over an hour delivering riveting speeches about everything they detest about this country, their university, and their peers.  They later paraded through the farewell party for…
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George W. Bush Joins Wounded Warriors for 100k Bike Ride

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2015

Honoring those who served.

George W. Bush Joins Wounded Warriors for 100k Bike Ride

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5/2/2015 at 6:00pm
President George W. Bush has been quiet about politics since leaving office but has remained active in his dedication to members of our armed forces. This weekend, Bush joined a group of wounded warriors for his annual W100K, a 100 kilometer bike ride meant to honor their service and remind others of…
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GoFundMe Changes Its Policy

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2015

Expanded to include ban on those accused of “discriminatory acts”

GoFundMe Changes Its Policy

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5/2/2015 at 4:30pm
GoFundMe doesn’t actually say Christians and conservatives need not apply, but it’s difficult not to wonder if that is the intent of their policy change.  In the past week, they have shut down the GoFundMe pages of two Christian-owned businesses who declined to participate in same-sex weddings.  HotAir reports: Last week they…
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Carly Fiorina Receives “Huge Amount of Encouragement” in New Hampshire

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2015

Expected to announce run for president on Monday

Carly Fiorina Receives “Huge Amount of Encouragement” in New Hampshire

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5/2/2015 at 2:30pm
Carly Fiorina visited New Hampshire this week and according to WMUR News, she received a warm reception: Fiorina moves closer to possible presidential announcement MANCHESTER, N.H. —Republican Carly Fiorina is reportedly set to officially enter the presidential race, and she’s crediting New Hampshire with helping her make the call. The announcement could come as…
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Bowdoin College students start voting on total Israel boycott

Posted by  ▪  May 2, 2015

Referendum calls for complete academic and cultural boycott, and includes implicit call for destruction of Israel.

Bowdoin College students start voting on total Israel boycott

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5/2/2015 at 12:20pm
Update: Bowdoin College students overwhelmingly reject Israel boycott ———- On Thursday, April 30, 2015, I reported on a developing story at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine: ALERT: Bowdoin College Students May Vote on Israel Academic Boycott The Bowdoin College Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) group may obtain sufficient signatures on a Petition to…
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