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Branco Cartoon – Code Red

Posted by  ▪  February 13, 2017

Can’t handle the truth

Branco Cartoon – Code Red

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2/13/2017 at 7:00am
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Women’s March calls for General Strike and Day Without A Women

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

Delusions of grandeur.

Women’s March calls for General Strike and Day Without A Women

https://twitter.com/womensmarch/status/828635618049720323
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2/12/2017 at 9:00pm
This is getting good. The Women’s March had a good turnout. But even if you use the wildest stats, it turned out about 2.5 million people nationwide, or less than 1 percent of the population. And that was under incredibly favorable circumstances — a Saturday so no one had to miss work, the…
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Spanish BDS activists who targeted Matisyahu face criminal prosecution

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

Fallout from 2015 Rototom Sunsplash Reggae Festival

Spanish BDS activists who targeted Matisyahu face criminal prosecution

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2/12/2017 at 7:30pm
You may recall the incident in the summer of 2015 involving Jewish American musician Matisyahu. His appearance at the Spanish Rototom Reggae festival was cancelled after threats from local Spanish activists from the Boycott, Divestment and Movement (BDS) movement. Spain has a particularly malicious BDS movement, which until recently, has had success convincing municipalities…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uNM9D144ZHM

Gov. Jerry Brown asks President Trump for Disaster Relief Funds

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

After state politicians insult the new President for three weeks, California now needs money for flood response.

Gov. Jerry Brown asks President Trump for Disaster Relief Funds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uNM9D144ZHM
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2/12/2017 at 6:00pm
Governor Jerry Brown recently spoke out against President Trump for his NASA-space focus and climate skepticism while asserting California’s independence. The state’s legislatures have vowed to create a “Sanctuary State.”  A day after Trump’s presidential victory, both state houses issued a joint letter that began, “Today, we woke up feeling like strangers…
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Swedish leftist feminist politicians wear Hijabs and Chadors during Iran meetings

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

Hillel Neuer of UN Watch calls it a “walk of shame” by Sweden’s “first feminist government”

Swedish leftist feminist politicians wear Hijabs and Chadors during Iran meetings

https://twitter.com/HillelNeuer/status/830807220514328576
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2/12/2017 at 4:30pm
Sweden’s new “first feminist government in the world” donned hijabs while on a state visit to Iran, as U.N. Watch reports. Trade minister Ann Linde and other members of Sweden’s “first feminist government in the world” walked past Iranian President Rouhani yesterday as they covered their hair in compliance with Iran’s compulsory…
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Amid Execution Drug Controversy, Mississippi Eyes Firing Squads

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

Not exactly what death penalty opponents had in mind . . .

Amid Execution Drug Controversy, Mississippi Eyes Firing Squads

http://www.legislature.ms.gov/Pages/default.aspx
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2/12/2017 at 3:30pm
Facing legal challenges and practical constraints, Mississippi is considering following in Utah’s footsteps and using firing squads for executions.  House Bill 638 was introduced to the Mississippi state legislature this week. The Christian Science Monitor reports: Concerned by recent court challenges and practical constraints that make execution by lethal injection increasingly precarious, M…
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Illinois Declares October ‘Zombie Preparedness Month’

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

Illinois….the state known for keeping its priorities straight.

Illinois Declares October ‘Zombie Preparedness Month’

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2/12/2017 at 3:00pm
No, this is not a joke. No, this has nothing to do with Halloween. The state of Illinois has actually declared October “Zombie Preparedness Month.” From The Chicago Tribune: The measure instead encourages people to learn more about natural disasters and ensure they have emergency supplies that could last up to 72…
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Socialism Fail: Venezuelans Lead In US Asylum Requests

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

In 2015, Venezuela became one of the top 10 countries whose citizens overstayed their visas

Socialism Fail: Venezuelans Lead In US Asylum Requests

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2/12/2017 at 1:30pm
Here at LI, we’ve been chronicling the abysmal failure of socialism as it plays out in Venezuela.  The latest development sees starving and desperate Venezuelans flooding the US with asylum requests. Fox News reports; New data shows Venezuelans are leading asylum requests to the United States for the first time, as the middle…
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Maxine Waters: We need investigation to find evidence to impeach Trump

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

Waters: ‘I have led in talking about impeachment’

Maxine Waters: We need investigation to find evidence to impeach Trump

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2/12/2017 at 1:00pm
Shades of Alice in Wonderland’s Queen: “sentence first — verdict afterwards.” On Joy Reid’s MSNBC show this morning, Dem Rep. Maxine Waters doubled down on her earlier statement that “my greatest desire is to lead [President Trump] right into impeachment.” Asked by Reid on what grounds she would impeach the president, Waters offered…
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Campus Free Speech Bills Gain Steam in Several States

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

“The Milo Bill”

Campus Free Speech Bills Gain Steam in Several States

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2/12/2017 at 11:30am
It has come to the point where we actually need protections on free speech on college campuses. This is good news. Campus Reform reports: MAP: Campus free speech bills gaining steam nationwide State legislators across the country are speaking out against the numerous attempts by college administrators to limit and attack students’ free-speech rights. Campus…
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North Korea reported to have test-fired ballistic missile

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

The rogue nation threatens to “pour misery” on the U.S.

North Korea reported to have test-fired ballistic missile

http://video.foxnews.com/v/5293767164001/
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2/12/2017 at 11:00am
South Korean officials indicate that North Korea just test-fired a ballistic missile, the first such test by the rogue nation since Donald Trump was inaugurated. “The South Korean government and the international community are working together to take punitive actions appropriate for this launch,” acting President Hwang Kyo-ahn said. Trump, when asked by…
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Prof: If You Invite Milo to Campus You Should Pay ‘Steep and Lasting Price’

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

Unhinged.

Prof: If You Invite Milo to Campus You Should Pay ‘Steep and Lasting Price’

https://youtu.be/mEiYZDuwIWg
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2/12/2017 at 9:30am
It’s starting to look like liberals are afraid of losing their strangle hold on the campus narrative. They’ll even issue threats to keep it. The College Fix reports: Bucknell prof: If you invite Milo Y. to campus you should pay a ‘steep and lasting price’ An economics professor at Bucknell says the “racist and…
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Double Standards Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

All the news you may have missed.

Double Standards Week at Legal Insurrection

https://youtu.be/C0o-UaXgjJg
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2/12/2017 at 9:00am
Trump managed to get more members of his team confirmed this week, despite the opposition. Senate Confirms DeVos for Education With Pence Tie-Break Vote Senate Confirms Jeff Sessions as Attorney General Senate Confirms Tom Price as HHS Secretary It wasn’t always this difficult. Chuck Schumer in 2013: The President “deserves his choices” Look…
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Ben Shapiro Educates a Student on Transgenderism

Posted by  ▪  February 12, 2017

“Why aren’t you 60? Why can’t you identify as 60?”

Ben Shapiro Educates a Student on Transgenderism

https://youtu.be/QtuqmThPE5c
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2/12/2017 at 7:30am
Ben Shapiro recently visited the campus of Ferris State University in Michigan and had a fascinating exchange with a student about transgenderism. Shapiro’s position is that calling yourself another gender doesn’t make it true. He also posits that his main problem with this issue is proponents trying to force him to deny…
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Obama’s legacy: Liberal tilt of appeals courts

Posted by  ▪  February 11, 2017

The left’s little-publicized weapon

Obama’s legacy: Liberal tilt of appeals courts

http://youtu.be/rZKWjwzwewo
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2/11/2017 at 8:00pm
During recent decades, the left’s Gramscian march has allowed it to conquer several institutions: education, media, religion, and entertainment. But at the same time, it has become clearer lately that (except for the charismatic Obama) the left has been losing at the ballot box, both on the national and state…
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Do We Need A “Federal Job Guarantee”?

Posted by  ▪  February 11, 2017

WPA 2.0?

Do We Need A “Federal Job Guarantee”?

https://youtu.be/H2Kc3OD3TQU
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2/11/2017 at 6:30pm
A group of academics has published an article in the socialist publication Jacobin in which they advocate for a “federal job guarantee.”  This proposal entails a guaranteed minimal income of $23,000 per year and “rising to a mean of $32,500” to people who do not have jobs.  This money would come,…
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Marijuana Sales Top $1 Billion in Colorado, Washington Combined

Posted by  ▪  February 11, 2017

Colorado earned $200 million in tax revenue.

Marijuana Sales Top $1 Billion in Colorado, Washington Combined

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2/11/2017 at 5:00pm
Colorado and Washington, two states that sell marijuana legally, enjoyed hefty sales on the drug in 2016. Colorado sold more than $1.3 billion worth of marijuana and marijuana products while Washington saw $972 million during its 2016 fiscal year. The legal sales meant more tax revenue for the states, which brought in $200…
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