Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 280)
 

Bill Clinton on the World’s Greatest Double Standard

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Posted by    Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 4:00pm 1/17/2015 at 4:00pm

President Bill Clinton appeared on the Seth Meyers show last week and offered some common sense about the double standard of Islamic radicals who take advantage of freedom in western countries.

Clinton’s view is distinctly different than what we’ve heard from the Obama administration which is having trouble even naming America’s enemies.

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European Socialist Multiculturalism and the Paris Terror Attacks

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Posted by    Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 2:00pm 1/17/2015 at 2:00pm

We recently covered the No-Go Zones of Europe.

In the newest edition of Afterburner, Bill Whittle takes a close look at France and the events that led to the attack on Charlie Hebdo, particularly European multiculturalism which is anti-assimilationist.

Whittle also makes an excellent analogy to American Politics, citing the identity groups that...

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Free Lunch Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 8:30am 1/17/2015 at 8:30am

Obama’s plan for free community college is going over as well as his wife’s school lunch program.

A new policy at Duke was changed with lightning speed...

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Obama Vows to Play Offense Against The Enemy

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Posted by    Friday, January 16, 2015 at 1:00pm 1/16/2015 at 1:00pm

Most Americans would be happy to hear that Obama is going on offense against ISIS, the people who carried out the attacks in Paris, or any of the other enemies of America. Unfortunately, there’s only one group Obama consistently views as a threat: Republicans.

Last night’s headline on the <...

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Feds Using Banking Regs to Choke Legal Gun Dealers

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Posted by    Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 10:30am 1/15/2015 at 10:30am

The Democratic Party has been unable to sway public opinion on the issue of gun control, but that hasn’t stopped the Obama administration from using the Department of Justice to harass legal gun dealers under a program called Operation Choke Point.

Guidelines designed to discourage banks from doing business with illegal and...

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Obama Admin to Fight ‘Anti-Jihad’ Articles

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Posted by    Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 8:30am 1/14/2015 at 8:30am

What is wrong with this picture?

Neil Munro of The Daily Caller reports that Obama is planning to use his influence as president to run interference in the media on behalf of Jih...

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Which Extremists Are The White House Talking About?

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 8:30am 1/13/2015 at 8:30am

Following the terror attacks in Paris by Islamic radicals, the Obama administration is preparing for a summit on “extremism” which is leaving many people wondering one thing. Who are they talking about?

Byron Tau of the Wall Street Journal:

White House to Convene Summit on Violent Extremism

The White House will convene a summit...

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Mitt versus Jeb 2016 – If forced to pick one (Reader Poll)

http://www.cbn.com/cbnnews/politics/2012/March/Jeb-Bush-Endorses-Romney-as-GOP-Nominee/
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Posted by    Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 4:34pm 1/11/2015 at 4:34pm
http://www.cbn.com/cbnnews/politics/2012/March/Jeb-Bush-Endorses-Romney-as-GOP-Nominee/

Alright Team Insurrection, it’s time for another reader poll.

Philip Rucker and Robert Costa of the Washington Post are speculating about a political collision between Jeb Bush...

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Single Payer Activists Disrupt Vermont Gov’s Inauguration

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Posted by    Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 10:46am 1/11/2015 at 10:46am

Single payer activists disrupted the inauguration of Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin this weekend. Somewhere between November and now, we forgot to tell them that even though a Democrat won the election, they lost.

Mike Donoghue of the Burlington Free Press:

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Two Muslim Heroes of Paris Terror Attacks (#CharlieHebdo #HyperCasher)

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Posted by    Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 5:00pm 1/10/2015 at 5:00pm

As the world mourns the victims of the Paris attack, we should also recognize two acts of bravery by Muslims in the course of the week’s events at the Charlie Hebdo offices and Hyper Casher Kosher supermarket.

The first is Ahmed Merabet, a French policeman who was killed at Charlie Hebdo.

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali Responds to the #CharlieHebdo Attack

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Posted by    Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 10:30am 1/10/2015 at 10:30am

The terror attack on Charlie Hebdo this week was a stark reminder that Europe and the rest of western civilization has a serious problem. As people seek explanations for how this happened and what should be done about it, one voice speaks bravely and deserves attention.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, the writer and...

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Obamacare Veritas Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 8:30am 1/10/2015 at 8:30am

Veritas is Harvard’s motto and it means “truth.” There was a lot of veritas over Obamacare in Cambridge this week.

And yet…

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The No-Go Zones of Europe

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Posted by    Friday, January 9, 2015 at 7:00am 1/9/2015 at 7:00am
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Increased Muslim immigration to Europe has created small areas which are essentially countries within countries which European law enforcement officials have dubbed “No-Go Zones.”

Rowan Scarborough of the Washington Times recently described what’s happening in France:

Muslims segregated from French society in growing Islamist mini-states

A backdrop to the massacre in Paris on Wednesday...

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At #CharlieHebdo, seconds counted but the police were minutes away, and unarmed

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Posted by    Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 9:50am 1/8/2015 at 9:50am

When Islamic radicals opened fire at the Paris office of Charlie Hebdo yesterday, a small group of French police officers rushed to the scene and then immediately fled—because they weren’t armed.

Awr Hawkins of Breitbart reported:

Unarmed Paris Police Officers Forced to Flee as Armed Terrorists Attack

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Who’s Obstructionist now? White House Threatens to Veto Keystone

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Posted by    Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 10:00am 1/7/2015 at 10:00am

The new Republican congress was sworn in yesterday, and one of their first orders of business is an attempt to advance plans for the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Unfortunately, obstructionist Democrats in the Obama administration are standing in the way of progress.

Timothy Gardner and Richard Cowan of Reuters reported:

Republicans push Keystone bill, White...

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Juggernaut of conservative legislation coming to a state near you

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Posted by    Monday, January 5, 2015 at 10:00am 1/5/2015 at 10:00am

For the last several weeks, we’ve been living in a sort of Twilight Zone episode where many people on the left including Obama and the media haven’t realized how big the midterms were for Republicans.

Until now.

Reid Wilson of the

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Obamacare Bill Coming Due

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Posted by    Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 9:00am 1/4/2015 at 9:00am

Tax season is right around the corner and this year brings another consequence of the Affordable Care Act. Many Americans are going to discover that instead of getting a tax refund, they will owe money to the IRS.

Tami Luhby of CNN Money reports:

Obamacare tax surprise looming

Obamacare enrollees who received subsidies to...

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