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Obama To “Re-emerge” This Fall In “Delicate Dance” With Democrats

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

Leading from behind

Obama To “Re-emerge” This Fall In “Delicate Dance” With Democrats

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8/12/2017 at 7:00pm
Obama is said to be planning a return to the public stage this fall in a move that has some Democrat strategists concerned.  Unwanted as the “face” of the Democratic Party and unwilling to be the “foil” for Republicans, Obama is expected to campaign for candidates in deep blue terri…
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India heightens alert level after increased tensions with China

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

India’s armed forces are “fully prepared” in the event of conflict with China.

India heightens alert level after increased tensions with China

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8/12/2017 at 5:30pm
Last month, we reported that a territorial dispute along the China-India border is threatening to turn into a military conflict. Now, while the world’s attention is focused on North Korea, India has increased its alert level amid increased tension with China. India’s military has increased operational readiness along the eastern Indian border with…
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Former Rep. Jason Chaffetz to be Harvard Fellow This Fall

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

“to discuss how developing information technology will impact privacy”

Former Rep. Jason Chaffetz to be Harvard Fellow This Fall

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8/12/2017 at 4:30pm
Jason Chaffetz has lots of interesting pursuits lined up for his post-congressional career. This is the latest. The Associated Press reports: Former US Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah to Be Harvard Fellow Former Utah congressman Jason Chaffetz will be one of six visiting fellows at Harvard University this fall, the school announced Wednesday. Chaffetz, a…
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Virginia: Governor Declares State of Emergency Following Violent Clashes At “Unite The Right” Protest

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

President Trump has condemned the violence.

Virginia: Governor Declares State of Emergency Following Violent Clashes At “Unite The Right” Protest

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8/12/2017 at 3:30pm
Virginia’s governor Terry McAuliffe has declared a state of emergency after violent clashes erupted between “Unite the Right,” who were in Charlottesville to protest the removal of the Robert E. Lee statue, and counter-protesters. The Wall Street Journal reports: The governor of Virginia declared a state of emergency Saturday after violent clashes between…
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Report: Judge Won’t Let Andrea Tantaros Conceal Her Feminism Book Was Ghostwritten By Man

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

Former Fox News Host worried making public this knowledge would “ruin her career”

Report: Judge Won’t Let Andrea Tantaros Conceal Her Feminism Book Was Ghostwritten By Man

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8/12/2017 at 2:30pm
Former Fox News host Andrea Tantaros’s attempt to keep secret the fact that her 2016 book on feminism was written by a man has failed.  A judge ordered that the case be unsealed.  Tantaros is also suing Fox News for sexual harassment. The Hollywood Reporter reports: A New York federal judge has decided…
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“Let her speak for Germany” – Trump responds to Merkel criticism over North Korea

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

“Trump responds to every threat with a counter-threat,” complains German weekly Der Spiegel

“Let her speak for Germany” – Trump responds to Merkel criticism over North Korea

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8/12/2017 at 1:30pm
U.S. President Donald Trump has rejected German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s advice on how to handle the North Korean crisis. “Let her speak for Germany,” Trump told reporters yesterday referring to the statement made by Merkel earlier in the day. “She’s a very good friend of mine,” Trump said. “Maybe she’s referring to…
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Evergreen State Seeks Someone to Retool “Marketing and Branding” Efforts

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

“employment start date of “ASAP”

Evergreen State Seeks Someone to Retool “Marketing and Branding” Efforts

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8/12/2017 at 12:30pm
I’m reminded of a scene in the Simpsons where the family sees a commercial for a theme park. The voice over says “Come to Duff Gardens, where roving gangs aren’t a big problem anymore.” The College Fix reports: Evergreen State to beef up its ‘marketing and branding’ efforts Evergreen State College, which arguably has the…
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EPA head Scott Pruitt accused of carrying out rollback agenda “in secret”

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

Given all the Obama-era employee leaks, who could blame him?

EPA head Scott Pruitt accused of carrying out rollback agenda “in secret”

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8/12/2017 at 11:30am
After having to retract its “scoop” in the wake of facts about the Trump administration’s handling of climate change reports, The New York Times is trying a different battle tactic. The Gray Lady is saying that critics are accusing Scott Pruitt, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, of…carrying out his agenda…
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Erasing History at Yale: Covers over Musket in Stone Carving of Puritan

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

How Taliban-like of them.

Erasing History at Yale: Covers over Musket in Stone Carving of Puritan

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8/12/2017 at 9:30am
Just a little over a year ago, an employee at Yale smashed a stained glass window at the school because he was angry over the image of African Americans carrying cotton. We covered it in this post: Yale employee smashes allegedly racist stained-glass window, Yale won’t press charges Not only did Yale…
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Grinnell College Feminist Prof to Teach Course Lamenting American Whiteness

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“Whiteness is, among much else, a very bad idea”

Grinnell College Feminist Prof to Teach Course Lamenting American Whiteness

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8/12/2017 at 8:30am
Isn’t it wonderful how nobly academia advances us as a society? Campus Reform reports: Feminist prof to teach class lamenting ‘American Whiteness’ A feminist professor at Grinnell College is offering a course this fall on “American Whiteness” that will focus on “attacking racism by making whiteness visible.” Professor Karla Erickson, a self described “feminist ethnographer,”…
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Mandatory Leftism Week in Higher Education

Posted by  ▪  August 12, 2017

Your weekly report on campus news.

Mandatory Leftism Week in Higher Education

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8/12/2017 at 7:30am
Progressive ideas are so popular, students have to be forced to learn them. Oregon State Imposes Mandatory “Diversity Education” for Students Who Live on Campus Microaggression Sensitivity Training Mandated for New Students at Rutgers Here’s one administrator who gets it. Professor on Campus Life: ‘I would claim my industry created this monster’ That…
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Expect Google to tighten the ideological echo chamber

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2017

James Damore exposed intolerance at the tech giant, expect Google to learn the wrong lesson.

Expect Google to tighten the ideological echo chamber

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8/11/2017 at 9:05pm
Some interesting developments in the case of James Damore, the Google Senior Software Engineer who now is a former Google Senior Software Engineer. He was fired after Google reacted badly to Damore’s memo challenging explanations for the relative lack of women in software engineering. The memo was grossly misrepresented as being anti-diversity…
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DNC Members Want Wasserman Schultz to “Go Away”

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2017

“This adds to Debbie being rebranded as the Democrats’ disastrous destruction.”

DNC Members Want Wasserman Schultz to “Go Away”

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8/11/2017 at 7:00pm
The last 14 months or so have not been kind to Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz. First the DNC had emails leaked, which led to her losing her position as chairwoman. Then she caught fire when she kept IT aide Imran Awan on her payroll even after the FBI placed him under an…
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Challenger Geoff Diehl not planning to target Elizabeth Warren’s Cherokee fakery

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2017

He may not have to, it’s baked into her political persona and others will attack her on the issue.

Challenger Geoff Diehl not planning to target Elizabeth Warren’s Cherokee fakery

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8/11/2017 at 5:30pm
So the Massachusetts 2018 Senate race now is on the radar. Can anyone beat Elizabeth Warren? As reported months ago, Warren’s polling is weak, but let’s be serious here, it will be a monumental task for a Republican to defeat Warren. As in the race against Scott Brown, Warren can count on…
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Congresswoman: NRA, Dana Loesch are Domestic Security Threats

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2017

A journalist who claimed Loesch said fist in an NRA video has apologized.

Congresswoman: NRA, Dana Loesch are Domestic Security Threats

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8/11/2017 at 4:00pm
Radio host, TV host, and NRA spokeswoman has had quite a week. Journalists caused outrage after they claimed she said she wanted to fist The New York Times (she actually said fisk). Huffington Post’s Yashar Ali penned a great and gracious apology on Twitter to Dana for his mistake. Now others have gone…
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Democratic Party Facing ‘Fundraising Crisis’

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2017

Money, money, money!

Democratic Party Facing ‘Fundraising Crisis’

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8/11/2017 at 2:30pm
One would think the way the left and media rails against President Donald Trump and the GOP in Congress the Democratic Party would be prepared to go into 2018 and make dents in Capital Hill. It helps that GOP donors have decided to withhold funds after the Obamacare debacle. Nope. In Politico,…
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Oregon State to Offer Social Justice Course on ‘Fat Studies’

Posted by  ▪  August 11, 2017

“Indeed, as the ‘War on Obesity’ has escalated, so has weight-based bias and discrimination”

Oregon State to Offer Social Justice Course on ‘Fat Studies’

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8/11/2017 at 1:30pm
Sometimes the progressive curriculum is beyond parody. This is an apt example of that. Campus Reform reported: ‘Fat Studies’ course deems ‘weightism’ a ‘social justice issue’ Oregon State University will offer a spring course on “fat studies” in order to teach students how “weight-based oppression” is a “social justice issue.” According to a syllabus for…
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