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Dem candidate Scott Wallace funded population control groups fighting “irresponsible breeding” (#PA01)

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Posted by    Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 9:00pm 8/2/2018 at 9:00pm
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The campaign of Scott Wallace, the Democratic candidate in PA-01, took a big hit in May 2018, just after he won the primary, when it was revealed that the Wallace Foundation, which he headed, funded the worst-of-the-worst anti-Israel pro-BDS groups.

In early July, the Cook Political Report moved the race from toss-up to leans Republican....

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Mueller should go public now about the President, or go home

http://www.nbcnews.com/video/former-fbi-director-robert-mueller-named-special-counsel-in-the-russia-investigation-946481731669
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Posted by    Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 9:30pm 8/1/2018 at 9:30pm
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Robert Mueller did not start Trump Derangement Syndrome. That started before the 2016 election, but went ballistic when Trump won.

#TheResistance movement immediately went into crisis attack mode, trying to intimidate Electors and to delegitimize the election result.

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4 Years Ago – One of the Greatest Cartoons Ever

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 9:30pm

On July 31, 2014, Legal Insurrection cartoonist A.F. Branco posted what was, by far, the most viral cartoon he’s done for us, Crash of Civilization.

It took place as the 2014 Gaza conflict was in full swing. Here were some of our posts in the days before the cartoon, including:

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Gaza: Two PFLP terrorists killed when rocket they were firing exploded prematurely

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Posted by    Monday, July 30, 2018 at 9:30pm 7/30/2018 at 9:30pm
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This could become a series.

Call it the Palestinian Terrorist ‘Work Accident’ Series:

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Justice Ginsburg: I’m hanging on at least 5 more years

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Posted by    Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 9:05pm 7/29/2018 at 9:05pm

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is not going anywhere, if she has her way.

She’s determined to outlast a Trump first term, but even she isn’t betting on outlasting a second Trump term.

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Terror-supporting ‘soldier-slapper’ Ahed Tamimi released from prison

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Posted by    Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 12:00pm 7/29/2018 at 12:00pm

The Tamimi Clan of Nabi Saleh in the West Bank is notorious for exploiting village children for propaganda purposes.

We explored this history of child exploitation in our post, Ahed Tamimi case is about child exploitation by anti-Israel activists:

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‘Owning the libs’ in the defense of liberty is no vice

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Posted by    Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 8:00pm 7/28/2018 at 8:00pm

Nikki Haley, in a speech to the Turning Point USA high school summit, questioned the wisdom of “owning the libs”:

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Oberlin College goes after another news organization’s communications

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Posted by    Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 8:30pm 7/26/2018 at 8:30pm
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Oberlin College attempted to subpoena the communications of WAJ Media LLC (dba Legal Insurrection) with sources regarding our reporting on an Ohio lawsuit by Gibson’s Bakery of Oberlin, Ohio, against Oberlin College and its Dean of Students, Meredith Raimondo.

The subpoena specifically sought our communications with the attorneys for Gibson’s, who had...

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Gaza border: Palestinian terrorists used children to lure Israeli soldiers into sniper ambush

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Posted by    Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 11:00am 7/26/2018 at 11:00am

We know that Hamas and other Palestinian terror groups regularly use civilians, particularly children, as human shields.

Rockets are fired from positions in residential areas, and next to hospitals and apartment buildings.

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Elizabeth Warren continues public makeover for 2020 presidential run

http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2018/07/elizabeth-warren-fight-to-defeat-trump.html
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Posted by    Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 9:00pm 7/25/2018 at 9:00pm
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Elizabeth Warren is one of the most contrived politicians I’ve ever covered, exceeded only by Hillary Clinton. She leaves little to chance or spontaneous encounters.

That’s why Warren abhors interacting with reporters other than in planned settings with sympathetic questioners. Her running — literally — away from reporters in the Capitol hallways...

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Accused campaign sign thief: I was “simply acting as a good citizen to keep our highways clean” (#NY23)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5GvPqheBu6Y
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Posted by    Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 8:00pm 7/24/2018 at 8:00pm
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In early July 2018, we covered an incident where a liberal activist opponent of Republican Congressman Tom Reed (NY-23) was caught taking a campaign lawn sign. The sign had a GPS tracking device hidden in it, which enabled the Reed campaign to track it back to Gary McCaslin’s home.

The Reed campaign put...

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Kathleen Breitman on the battle for Tezos – “I’m doing it as an act of love for my husband”

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 9:00am 7/24/2018 at 9:00am

A little over a year ago former Legal Insurrection author and Cornell undergrad Kathleen (McCaffrey) Breitman wrote about her experience co-founding, with her husband Arthur, the blockchain platform Tezos, Dear Legal Insurrection readers, remember me?

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Survey: Heading into midterms, Dems more worried, frustrated, angry and depressed

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Posted by    Monday, July 23, 2018 at 9:00pm 7/23/2018 at 9:00pm
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For those of us filled with dread, there’s some comforting news in a Morning Consult poll released today.

Some of the findings are pretty obvious, such as Donald Trump being the biggest “issue” for voters of both parties:

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NY Daily News went full Trump Derangement Syndrome, now it’s laying off half its news staff

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Posted by    Monday, July 23, 2018 at 1:00pm 7/23/2018 at 1:00pm

The NY Daily News does some good reporting.

Unfortunately, the paper long ago went full Trump Derangement Syndrome. The NY Daily News covers are notorious for belittling Trump in ways not normally seen in major newspapers. (See examples of recent covers below.)

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Democrats’ embrace of Socialism reflects the desperation of a party losing control of the judiciary and regulatory state

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Posted by    Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 9:38pm 7/22/2018 at 9:38pm
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The energy among Democrats is fueled by anti-Trump Resistance and the embrace of Socialism.

The anti-Trump energy will get Democrats only so far — there already is evidence it will not be enough. Democrats feel the need to be FOR something, not just AGAINST Trump.

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Reminder: Kavanaugh Derangement Syndrome is still a thing

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Posted by    Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 10:00am 7/22/2018 at 10:00am

Before the Trump-Putin summit, the media and Democrat frenzy focused on Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to fill the seat being vacated by Anthony Kennedy.

It was Kavanaugh Derangement Syndrome:

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Pants on Fire: Politifact confirms Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doesn’t know how unemployment rate works

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Posted by    Friday, July 20, 2018 at 11:00am 7/20/2018 at 11:00am

Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the new face of the progressive base that generates all the excitement in the Democratic Party. Her primary defeat of establishment Democrat Joe Crowley has catapulted Ocasio-Cortez into non-stop adulation from the mainstream media.

Ocasio-Cortez is moving Democrats even further left. Her call to Abolish ICE quickly...

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