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Obama’s Approach to ISIS Not Sufficient Says Dianne Feinstein

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Posted by    Monday, November 23, 2015 at 8:30am 11/23/2015 at 8:30am

California senator Dianne Feinstein has been one of the few Democrats willing to voice concern over the Obama administration’s handling of ISIS.

Yesterday on Face the Nation, she continued to express doubt.

David Rutz of the Washington Free Beacon:

Feinstein: Obama Approach to Islamic State Not ‘Sufficient to the Job’

Face The Nation host John...

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Back to the Future: Trump Won’t Rule Out Independent Run

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Posted by    Sunday, November 22, 2015 at 5:30pm 11/22/2015 at 5:30pm

This development is cause for concern for many on the right. If Donald Trump runs as an independent, he’ll obviously take more votes away from the Republican candidate than the Democrat.

The Wall Street Journal reports:

Donald Trump: Open to Independent Bid if GOP Doesn’t Treat Him ‘Fairly’

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said...

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Europe under serious terrorist threat alert

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Posted by    Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 7:30pm 11/21/2015 at 7:30pm

Authorities in Europe are tense due to warnings of another attack or wave of attacks. Belgium has raised its terror alert to the maximum level and has nearly shut down.

The Guardian reports:

Brussels in lockdown after terror threat level is...

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Bill Whittle on how liberalism breeds terror

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Posted by    Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 10:30am 11/21/2015 at 10:30am

In the newest edition of Afterburner, Bill Whittle lays blame for the recent terror attacks in Paris and Mali at the feet of liberals who appease and reward radicalized Muslims.

Whittle points out that increased immigration to France from Muslim countries led to no-go zones which became incubators for radical Islam. Instead...

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Pandering to Protesters Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 8:30am 11/21/2015 at 8:30am

Protesters at Dartmouth took their disruptive demonstration into a school library and may have assaulted people. Luckily, the school has apologized…to the protesters.

News of protests didn’t end at Dartmouth.

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Hillary Suddenly Concerned About Defeating ISIS

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Posted by    Friday, November 20, 2015 at 10:00am 11/20/2015 at 10:00am

When asked about combating ISIS at the Democratic Party debate last Saturday, Hillary Clinton said “It cannot be an American fight.” She took some heat for saying that, even from the left.

After what must have been a furious few days of focus groups and word testing, she presented a plan to...

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Paris Attacks Bring Inevitable Calls for Gun Control From the Left

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Posted by    Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 11:30am 11/19/2015 at 11:30am

As the world reacts to the terror attacks in Paris and French authorities continue to address new developments, some progressives are pushing the left’s pet issue of gun control.

In order to understand their point, you have to completely ignore the fact that France has some of the strictest gun control laws...

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Carly Fiorina: Obama “at his most passionate when he’s attacking Republicans”

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 8:30am 11/18/2015 at 8:30am

Carly Fiorina appeared on the Kelly File last night and offered a harsh rebuke to President Obama’s recent remarks regarding the terror attacks in Paris.

Fiorina pointed out that Obama is more comfortable attacking Republicans than he is talking about America’s enemies and laid blame at the feet of the president and...

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Dartmouth Students Stage Hostile #BlackLivesMatter Protest in School Library

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 7:00am 11/17/2015 at 7:00am

Dartmouth College students who are part of the Black Lives Matter movement recently staged a protest which invaded a school library. As we reported yesterday at College Insurrection, some students who were try...

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Hillary Invokes 9/11 to Justify Wall Street Donations at #DemDebate

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Posted by    Sunday, November 15, 2015 at 11:30am 11/15/2015 at 11:30am

In one of the weirdest moments from last night’s Democratic primary debate, Hillary Clinton invoked the attacks of 9/11 to justify the financial support she has received from Wall Street.

In an angry and defensive way, Hillary claimed that as a senator from New York, she worked with people on Wall Street...

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Candidates Perform Contortions to Avoid Saying ‘Radical Islam’ at #DemDebate

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Posted by    Sunday, November 15, 2015 at 9:30am 11/15/2015 at 9:30am

The first 20 or so minutes of last night’s Democrat debate was devoted to national security with an emphasis on the terror attacks in Paris. It was a subject that made everyone on stage visibly uncomfortable.

Jenna Lifhits of the Washington Free Beacon:

Hillary Clinton refused to use the term “radical Islam” to...

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Alan Dershowitz: Fog of Fascism Descending on College Campuses

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Posted by    Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 4:30pm 11/14/2015 at 4:30pm

Esteemed Harvard law professor and author Alan Dershowitz addressed the controversy unfolding on college campuses like Yale and Mizzou in an appearance on the Kelly File Thursday night and called it what it is.

Zachary Leshin of CNS News provides a partial transcript:

Dershowitz: ‘The Fog of Fascism Is Descending Quickly Over Many...

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Obama Has Set Democrats Back a Generation

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Posted by    Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 2:30pm 11/14/2015 at 2:30pm
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The Democratic Party is in big trouble and people are starting to notice. The last two mid term elections have flipped control to Republicans on a massive scale and the Democrats have no back bench.

Just look at their leading candidates for president. Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders aren’t up and comers,...

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Madness Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 8:30am 11/14/2015 at 8:30am

As you probably have heard, all hell broke loose on college campuses this week. It started with protests at Yale and Mizzou.

Things went downhill from there.

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Hillary Tried to Join the Marines? Really?

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Posted by    Friday, November 13, 2015 at 10:00am 11/13/2015 at 10:00am

At a political breakfast event in New Hampshire this week, Hillary Clinton enthralled the guests at her table with a story about the time she tried to join the Marine Corps.

Glenn Kessler reports at the Washington Post:

Hillary Clinton’s claim that she tried to join the Marines

“He looks at me and goes,...

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Rebuke of Charter Schools is Hillary’s Latest Flip Flop

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Posted by    Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 8:30am 11/12/2015 at 8:30am

Hillary Clinton has changed her mind on the trade deal and gay marriage, but she’s not finished flip flopping.

During her husband’s presidency, Hillary Clinton was a big fan of charter schools. Now that she’s seeking the presidency herself, things have changed.

Kimberly Hefling reports at Politico:

Hillary Clinton rebukes charter schools

Former Secretary of...

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John Kerry Insists Climate Change is National Security Threat

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 7:00am 11/11/2015 at 7:00am

John Kerry, in a recent speech at Old Dominion University, insisted that climate change is a threat to national security.

Carol Morello of the Washington Post reports:

Kerry says climate change impacts armies as much as polar bears

Secretary of State John F. Kerry said Tuesday he will integrate climate change analysis and its...

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