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Scott Walker Right to Work Signing holding up bill

WI Gov. Scott Walker signs Right to Work law

Posted by  ▪  March 9, 2015

Another feather in his cap.

WI Gov. Scott Walker signs Right to Work law

Scott Walker Right to Work Signing holding up bill
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3/9/2015 at 10:19am
Put another feather in his cap, Scott Walker today signed Right to Work legislation in Wisconsin, becoming the 24th State to do so. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported prior to the signing: Gov. Scott Walker will sign so-called right-to-work legislation on Monday morning at Badger Meter in Brown Deer after the Assembly passed…
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Coffee? Scone? Exclusive content, anyone?

Posted by  ▪  March 9, 2015

Don’t miss out on the Morning Insurrection!

Coffee? Scone? Exclusive content, anyone?

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Ariel Gold Medea Benjamin

Pallywood at AIPAC

Posted by  ▪  March 9, 2015

Ariel Gold: “It took us about two hours to get them to arrest us”

Pallywood at AIPAC

Ariel Gold Medea Benjamin
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3/9/2015 at 8:30am
On Sunday, March 1, 2015, we provided on-scene coverage of Code Pink’s “Shut Down AIPAC” protest. The most notable feature of the protest was the waving of Hezbollah flags. Code Pink managed to get some press coverage even though it didn’t shut down AIPAC, or even an itsy, bitsy part of AIPAC, because five…
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Ferguson Police Report

Branco Cartoon – Salvage Operation

Posted by  ▪  March 9, 2015

At least it’s something

Branco Cartoon – Salvage Operation

Ferguson Police Report
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3/9/2015 at 7:00am
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CNN Ferguson

CNN Host: “Hands up, Don’t Shoot” Has ‘Symbolic’ Meaning

Posted by  ▪  March 8, 2015

Some people would just call it a lie.

CNN Host: “Hands up, Don’t Shoot” Has ‘Symbolic’ Meaning

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3/8/2015 at 8:00pm
The Justice Department has confirmed that the entire notion of “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” was completely false. That hasn’t stopped one CNN host from keeping the meme alive, if only in a “symbolic” way. Transcript and video via Real Clear Politics: ANA CABRERA, CNN: You’re part of this Hands-Up-Don’t-Shoot coalition. Have you h…
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Perfect International #WomensDay moment: Female reporter shuts extremist cleric DOWN

Posted by  ▪  March 8, 2015

“Either there is mutual respect, or the conversation is over”

Perfect International #WomensDay moment: Female reporter shuts extremist cleric DOWN

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3/8/2015 at 6:30pm
Today was International Women’s Day, and it came and went with the kinds of video and hashtag activism that usually define tribute days. Amongst all the shareables about glass ceilings, pay gaps, and leaning in, shone through one fantastic example of how real gender-based discrimination makes its way into the spotlight…
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Trey Gowdy FTN

Trey Gowdy: Huge gaps in emails Hillary turned over

Posted by  ▪  March 8, 2015

“It strains credibility”

Trey Gowdy: Huge gaps in emails Hillary turned over

Trey Gowdy FTN
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3/8/2015 at 4:45pm
Trey Gowdy appeared on Face the Nation today and explained that the emails Hillary has turned over paint an incomplete picture. Katherine Connell of National Review: Gowdy: ‘There Are Huge Gaps’ in E-mails Clinton’s Turned Over to Benghazi Committee Representative Trey Gowdy (R., S.C.), chairman of the House committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attack,…
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Tony Robinson featured

Analyzing Wisconsin police shooting of unarmed Black teen

Posted by  ▪  March 8, 2015

Teen was armed robbery convict who violently attacked officer

Analyzing Wisconsin police shooting of unarmed Black teen

Tony Robinson featured
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3/8/2015 at 3:25pm
Stop me if you’ve heard seen this one before: the now tiresome and wholly predictable cycle of news coverage when a white police officer shoots and kills an unarmed black teenager: Step 1: Build the false narrative. Mainstream media outlets report that a police officer has shot an unarmed black teenager, and provide…
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SNL hillary clinton

Is SNL aiming to take down Hillary?

Posted by  ▪  March 8, 2015

Cementing Hillary’s persona as manipulative and secretive could be her undoing.

Is SNL aiming to take down Hillary?

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3/8/2015 at 12:23pm
Saturday Night Live has a history of lampooning the right candidate at the right time. Whether on purpose, or just as a result of tapping into the zeitgeist and saying what the majority of their fan base is thinking, the SNL players have taken out political power players from Sarah Palin…
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VIDEO: U.S., France collaborating on stronger Iran deal

Posted by  ▪  March 8, 2015

“…there are gaps that have to be closed…”

VIDEO: U.S., France collaborating on stronger Iran deal

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3/8/2015 at 10:00am
Didn’t take long to drop some “we’re still working on this” language, did it? The Obama Administration may have played their high-profile troubles over the pending Iran nuclear deal as a grudge match between the U.S. and Israel, but the Israelis aren’t the only ones with questions about the President’s “all or…
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Hillary Movie use me

VIDEO: When Hillary made the case for disclosing her emails… in 2011

Posted by  ▪  March 8, 2015

We agree with 2011 Hillary

VIDEO: When Hillary made the case for disclosing her emails… in 2011

Hillary Movie use me
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3/8/2015 at 8:00am
The former first lady’s situation seems to worsen by the day. First it was revealed that Hillary had a private email account for the duration of her tenure as Secretary of State. Then it was discovered that her private email account was run through servers reportedly in her home. And no…
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Republicans Selma GOP John Lewis Republican leadership 50th anniversary Obama speech

How Republicans celebrated #Selma50

Posted by  ▪  March 7, 2015

Turns out Rep. John Lewis has quite a few GOP admirers

How Republicans celebrated #Selma50

Republicans Selma GOP John Lewis Republican leadership 50th anniversary Obama speech
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3/7/2015 at 11:38pm
Members of both political parties descended upon Selma, Alabama earlier today. Partisan politics were shelved as members of Congress were unified in remembering the sacrifice of those who marched for freedom. So how did Republicans commemorate the day? Take a look: Such a special day in Selma as we celebrated the…
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Lawrence Odonnell

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell Hits Hillary on Email

Posted by  ▪  March 7, 2015

“Hillary Clinton’s system was designed to defy the Freedom of Information Act requests.”

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell Hits Hillary on Email

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3/7/2015 at 8:30pm
Many people in media have been critical of Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server while serving at State, but Lawrence O’Donnell? When Hillary has lost MSNBC… Daniel Bassali of the Washington Free Beacon has the story: Lawrence O’Donnell: Clinton Email System Obviously Set Up To Defy FOIA Questions have arisen following reports…
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Bill Whittle free world

Bill Whittle: The leader of the free world loves America

Posted by  ▪  March 7, 2015

Meanwhile, President Obama holed up in the White House

Bill Whittle: The leader of the free world loves America

Bill Whittle free world
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3/7/2015 at 7:00pm
Benjamin Netanyahu’s recent address to congress was the inspiration for the latest edition of Firewall with Bill Whittle. While some prominent Democrats skipped the speech, Netanyahu warned of the dangers faced by Israel and the west in the face of Islamist terrorists and a nuclear Iran. Partial transcript and video via Truth…
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Caliphate ISIS Boko Haram War on Terror Bring Back Our Girls

ISIS has a new, dangerous recruit: Boko Haram

Posted by  ▪  March 7, 2015

The caliphate expands

ISIS has a new, dangerous recruit: Boko Haram

Caliphate ISIS Boko Haram War on Terror Bring Back Our Girls
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3/7/2015 at 5:31pm
According to AFP, Boko Haram’s leader pledged loyalty to ISIS in an audio message posted to Twitter this afternoon. From Yahoo News: Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) – The leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram militants, Abubakar Shekau, pledged allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) group in an audio recording released Saturday. “We announce our allegiance to…
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LI #10b ISIS Destoryed City Hatra of The Exorcist

Hatra, city featured in The Exorcist, destroyed by ISIS

Posted by  ▪  March 7, 2015

Egypt, Jordan and Saudi Arabia now looking to conduct military exorcism.

Hatra, city featured in The Exorcist, destroyed by ISIS

LI #10b ISIS Destoryed City Hatra of The Exorcist
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3/7/2015 at 4:00pm
The destruction of treasured world-heritage archeological sites by ISIS continues unchecked. This time, the terror group obliterated Hatra, a city in Northern Iraq that was made famous in the opening sequence of the blockbuster horror film, The Exorcist. Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants bulldozed early Saturday the ancient city of…
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#Selma50 Tim Scott GOP Selma Leadership John Lewis

Shadows of Selma hang low over bipartisan delegation

Posted by  ▪  March 7, 2015

Basic human rights transcend political boundaries

Shadows of Selma hang low over bipartisan delegation

#Selma50 Tim Scott GOP Selma Leadership John Lewis
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3/7/2015 at 2:17pm
Today commemorates the fiftieth anniversary of Bloody Sunday, when Rep. John Lewis first led a march from Selma to Montgomery, seeking the right to vote. On their first attempt to cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge, some six hundred marchers were greeted by law enforcement officers wielding nightsticks and tear gas. Martin…
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