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Gary Johnson Within 3 Points of Trump in Utah Poll

Libertarian Gary Johnson Bringing in the Big Bucks

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2016

Raised over $2 million in the first two weeks of August.

Libertarian Gary Johnson Bringing in the Big Bucks

Gary Johnson Within 3 Points of Trump in Utah Poll
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8/17/2016 at 4:00pm
Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson and running mate William Weld has pulled in more than $2.9 million since the beginning of August. From The Wall Street Journal: The campaign ran an online “money bomb” asking supporters to donate $15 by Aug. 15 with a goal of raising $1.5 million. It reported that…
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Kristol Morning Joe 8-17-16

Kristol—Trumpism ‘New Low: Third-World, Authoritarian, Populist, Demagogic Politics’

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2016

Kristol Also Dismisses Campaign Shake-up: ‘The Problem is Donald Trump’

Kristol—Trumpism ‘New Low: Third-World, Authoritarian, Populist, Demagogic Politics’

Kristol Morning Joe 8-17-16
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8/17/2016 at 2:30pm
Tell us what you really think, Bill . . . Weekly Standard editor William Kristol has been one of Donald Trump’s harshest conservative critics. He really let it hang out on today’s Morning Joe, calling Trumpism “a new low” consisting of “Third-World, authoritarian, populist, demagogic politics.” Earlier, Kristol sniffed off the significance of the…
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Liz Cheney

Liz Cheney Wins GOP Primary in Wyoming

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2016

Cheney family probably headed back to DC.

Liz Cheney Wins GOP Primary in Wyoming

Liz Cheney
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8/17/2016 at 1:00pm
Liz Cheney has emerged victorious in a primary election for Wyoming’s only House of Representatives seat. Her father, former Vice President Dick Cheney, once held the exact same seat. She said: “No state has been hurt more by Barack Obama’s agenda over the past seven-and-a-half years than Wyoming,” said Cheney. “Hillary Clinton represents…
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Pitzer College Student

College Student Seeking Non-White Roommate Wanted a ‘Safe Space’

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2016

“In order for me to be racist I would need to have some network or system of power.”

College Student Seeking Non-White Roommate Wanted a ‘Safe Space’

Pitzer College Student
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8/17/2016 at 11:30am
We recently reported that some students at Pitzer College placed an ad for a roommate which specifically requested a person of color. The story set off a firestorm in academia and media as some people wondered if this qualified as racism. Two of the students involved have commented on the story. One…
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Hardball 8-16-16 Kane

Chris Matthews Fails to Identify Disgraced Pennsylvania AG as a Democrat

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2016

Want political immunity? Be a Democrat!

Chris Matthews Fails to Identify Disgraced Pennsylvania AG as a Democrat

Hardball 8-16-16 Kane
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8/17/2016 at 10:00am
Imagine that a Republican state attorney general had been forced to resign after being convicted of perjury and obstruction of justice. Now imagine how the story would have been played on MSNBC. Fair to assume that the word “Republican” would have featured in the story’s first sentence? But in a stand-al…
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http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2016/08/17/ny-times-donald-trump-shake-hires-breitbart-executive-stephen-k-bannon-top-campaign-post/

Breitbart News Chair Steve Bannon now in charge of Trump campaign

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2016

Breitbart News and the rest of Trumpmedia now own the election results, good or bad.

Breitbart News Chair Steve Bannon now in charge of Trump campaign

http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2016/08/17/ny-times-donald-trump-shake-hires-breitbart-executive-stephen-k-bannon-top-campaign-post/
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8/17/2016 at 8:40am
Numerous news outlets are reporting that Donald Trump has shifted leadership of his campaign, and named Breitbart News Chairman Steve Bannon and pollster Kellyanne Conway as de facto leaders of his campaign. The Wall Street Journal first reported the news: Stephen Bannon, executive chairman of Breitbart News LLC, an outspoken Trump supporter…
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Hillary Bernie supporters

Congress Receives FBI Hillary Interview Notes, Heavily Redacted Emails

Posted by  ▪  August 17, 2016

Corruption at its finest.

Congress Receives FBI Hillary Interview Notes, Heavily Redacted Emails

Hillary Bernie supporters
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8/17/2016 at 7:00am
The FBI has sent over some of the classified documents and notes from their untaped interview for their Hillary Clinton investigation to the House Oversight Committee in order to understand why Director James Comey did not recommend charges against her. However, Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz said the FBI heavily redacted the…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izaEvQ7jG7A

Still searching for boycott of Turkish academia, finding only hypocrisy

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

The Turkish Test for supporters of academic boycott of Israel

Still searching for boycott of Turkish academia, finding only hypocrisy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izaEvQ7jG7A
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8/16/2016 at 8:45pm
I have been searching for evidence that supporters of the academic boycott of Israel will now launch an academic boycott of Turkey in light of the widespread purge of Turkish academia after the failed coup, destruction of civil society including the judiciary and media, suppression of Kurdish self-determination, and complicity in…
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Trump AIPAC Smile

Polls Paint Increasingly Dire Picture for Trump

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

August has not been a good month as his post-RNC bounce dissipates

Polls Paint Increasingly Dire Picture for Trump

Trump AIPAC Smile
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8/16/2016 at 7:30pm
Electoral success is looking bleak for Republican nominee Donald Trump and his supporters. Among the conventional poll-reading wisdom is that trends, not individual polls, provide for a more accurate overview. Despite his headline popularity and ability to pull around 30% in primary elections, Trump has never polled consistently well against Democratic contender Hillary…
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Gitmo

Obama Administration Transfers 15 Guantanamo Bay Prisoners

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

61 detainees remain at the Cuban facility.

Obama Administration Transfers 15 Guantanamo Bay Prisoners

Gitmo
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8/16/2016 at 6:14pm
President Barack Obama transferred 15 Guantanamo Bay prisoners to the United Arab Emirates, making it the largest transfer in his time in office. He sent 12 Yemenis and three Afghans to the Middle East country, leaving only 61 prisoners in the Cuba base. Gitmo had 242 prisoners when Obama took office in…
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obamacare repeal replace

Obamacare Decay: Aetna Pulls Out of Most Obamacare Exchanges

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

The health insurance giant will only offer their products on exchanges in four states

Obamacare Decay: Aetna Pulls Out of Most Obamacare Exchanges

obamacare repeal replace
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8/16/2016 at 4:00pm
The more than 800,000 Americans who purchase their insurance from one of Aetna’s exchange plans will be out of luck once this year is over. Health insurance giant Aetna announced late Monday evening that they would be scaling back their Obamacare exchange offerings to a paltry four states. The reason? Losses amounting…
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BOKO HARAM CHIBOK

Boko Haram Releases Video of Chibok Girls Pleading For Help

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

Jihadists say airstrikes have killed some of the girls and they married off at least 40 of them.

Boko Haram Releases Video of Chibok Girls Pleading For Help

BOKO HARAM CHIBOK
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8/16/2016 at 2:30pm
Nigerian radical Islamic group Boko Haram has released a video of the Chibok girls they kidnapped in 2014. The video shows one girl begging the government to a “prisoner swap to secure release.” One of the jihadists tells the audience that airstrikes killed “some of the 276 girls taken in April 2014″…
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German Media: anti-Israel Water libel

Germany’s State-run Broadcaster Peddles Anti-Israel Water Libel as News

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

German media watchdog slams news channel for concealing facts and biased reporting

Germany’s State-run Broadcaster Peddles Anti-Israel Water Libel as News

German Media: anti-Israel Water libel
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8/16/2016 at 1:00pm
As a casual observer of German and European media, regular display of anti-Israel bias doesn’t surprise me anymore. But the report aired Sunday by Germany’s state-run broadcaster Tagesschau (ARD) during prime time was disturbingly biased — even by usual European standards. A video report titled “Dry Faucets in West Bank” was broadcasted on…
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Ecumenical Leadership Council Missouri Logo w border

Coalition of Missouri black church leaders rejects #BlackLivesMatter anti-Israel platform

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

Group representing hundreds of churches pushes back against BDS colonization of African-American civil rights movement.

Coalition of Missouri black church leaders rejects #BlackLivesMatter anti-Israel platform

Ecumenical Leadership Council Missouri Logo w border
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8/16/2016 at 11:30am
We have thoroughly documented how anti-Israel activists have been falsely blaming Israel for U.S. police shootings of blacks in order to stoke and exploit racial tensions, Exposed: Years-long effort to blame Israel for U.S. police shootings of blacks. That effort went into overdrive during the Ferguson riots over the shooting death of…
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Cokie Roberts MJ 8-16-16

Cokie Roberts: Trump and Those Who Support Him are ‘Morally Tainted’

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

‘Morally Tainted?’ Were They Talking About Trump . . . or Hillary?

Cokie Roberts: Trump and Those Who Support Him are ‘Morally Tainted’

Cokie Roberts MJ 8-16-16
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8/16/2016 at 10:00am
Question for Cokie Roberts and Joe Scarborough: does the name Hillary Clinton ring a bell? On today’s Morning Joe, NPR’s Roberts and Scarborough proclaimed  Donald Trump “morally tainted.” Roberts took it one step further, also declaring “morally tainted” those who support Trump. Scarborough asked Roberts whether she’d ever seen “a candidate so morally tainted, so…
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Sailor using Hillary defense

Sailor Facing Prison Over Submarine Photos Cites Hillary as Defense

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

Here we go…

Sailor Facing Prison Over Submarine Photos Cites Hillary as Defense

Sailor using Hillary defense
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8/16/2016 at 8:30am
A sailor in the U.S. Navy is facing prison for using his phone to take pictures inside a nuclear submarine. He claims that he just wanted to share the photos with his family and that he deserves leniency. His lawyer is citing Hillary Clinton as a defense. Politico reports: Citing Clinton, sailor seeks…
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OSCAR MOREL IMAM NYC

Police Charge Man With Murder of NYC Imam and Associate

Posted by  ▪  August 16, 2016

The gunmen killed the two men in broad daylight.

Police Charge Man With Murder of NYC Imam and Associate

OSCAR MOREL IMAM NYC
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8/16/2016 at 7:00am
Police have charged Oscar Morel, 35, with the murder of Imam Maulama Akonjee, 55, and his associate Thara Uddin, 64. Fox News reports: Oscar Morel, 35, was charged with two counts of second-degree murder and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon, police said. It wasn’t immediately clear if he had…
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