Posts by William A. Jacobson  (Page 3)
 

NY Times reporter: “disdain for and distrust of the media right now is worse than I’ve seen at any point throughout this presidency”

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Posted by    Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 8:15pm 3/12/2020 at 8:15pm
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Can you feel it? I certainly do.

There is a rising fury at the blatant media exploitation and weaponization of the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic.

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Trump ‘Remain in Mexico’ Asylum Rule Continues, Supreme Court Stays Lower Court Injunction

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 3:49pm 3/11/2020 at 3:49pm
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The Supreme Court, once again, has put on hold a lower court injunction trying to prevent Trump from exercising his lpower over who enters the country.

Amy Howe reports:

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Legal Insurrection Florida ‘Campus Free Speech Tour’ postponed, as universities restrict events

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 9:05pm 3/10/2020 at 9:05pm

Bummer. Our Legal Insurrection Florida tour has to be postponed.

I was scheduled to give lectures on campus free speech on March 24-25-26 at Florida Atantic U., U. Florida, and Florida State. We were going to hold a reader event prior to the March 24 event in Boca Raton.

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Swine Flu and Me

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Posted by    Monday, March 9, 2020 at 8:00pm 3/9/2020 at 8:00pm

In September 2009, I caught Swine Flu during the semester when I was at Cornell in Ithaca. It was brutal.

For the first time I understood how the flu could kill someone.

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Boston, March 11 — PC Hysteria: The Red-Green Alliance (Update – Canceled)

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Posted by    Monday, March 9, 2020 at 4:00pm 3/9/2020 at 4:00pm
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Joe Biden is becoming a sad figure to watch

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Posted by    Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 9:00pm 3/8/2020 at 9:00pm
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With each passing day, more and more videos capture Joe Biden on the campaign trail making what are more than the gaffes for which he is famous. Biden forgets or struggles to remember names, events and people as he speaks, and jumbles words.

Biden should not be laughed at for this. My...

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Washington Times: “Meet the Cornell law professor who tracked Elizabeth Warren’s missteps”

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Posted by    Friday, March 6, 2020 at 11:15am 3/6/2020 at 11:15am

Elizabeth Warren has suspended her campaign for president. She’s not going away, though, she’s obviously maneuvering for something behind the scenes, hence her unwillingness to endorse either Bernie or Biden at this time.

What does she want? It could be a V.P. slot, but Bernie or Biden would be out of their...

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Elizabeth Warren finishes THIRD in home state of Massachusetts, but exceeds 1/1024 of vote

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 10:22pm 3/3/2020 at 10:22pm
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Elizabeth Warren has lost her home state of Massachusetts. Bigly. She finished a distant third behind Biden and Sanders.

Warren’s only success was to hurt Bernie Sanders, in Massachusetts and elsewhere.

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Israeli Exit Polls: Netanyahu projected winner of Israel election (Update – Bibi short one seat?)

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Posted by    Monday, March 2, 2020 at 5:21pm 3/2/2020 at 5:21pm
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After two prior elections in the past year which ended in deadlock, exit poll projections are that the Likud Party, led by Benjamin Netanhayu, will have the most seats in the Knesset and will be able to put together a majority coalition.

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Legal Insurrection Foundation is One Year Old

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Posted by    Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 8:30pm 3/1/2020 at 8:30pm

Time flies when you’re having fun.

While the Legal Insurrection website dates back to October 12, 2008, the tax-exempt Legal Insurrection Foundation was launched on March 1, 2019. Donations are tax-deductible.

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Pete Buttigieg dropping out of presidential race

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Posted by    Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 6:29pm 3/1/2020 at 6:29pm
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“Mayor” Pete Buttigieg is dropping out the the Democratic primary race.

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“Walk toward the fire” — Andrew Breitbart died 8 years ago

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Posted by    Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 5:40pm 3/1/2020 at 5:40pm

Every year on March 1, we remember the life and legacy of Andrew Breitbart.

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Oberlin College alum suspends Social Justice Internship Fund over school’s “union busting”

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Posted by    Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 8:30pm 2/29/2020 at 8:30pm
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Oberlin College has been in the throes of turmoil for a decade. Aggressive, and sometimes absurd, social justice warfare hit the school’s image and enrollment long before the Gibson’s Bakery lawsuit and massive verdict.

The latest controversy surrounds cost-cutting in an attempt to narrow a multi-million dollar ‘structural deficit’. While there have...

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South Carolina Democratic Primary – BIDEN WINS [Update – Steyer Drops Out]

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Posted by    Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 6:50pm 2/29/2020 at 6:50pm
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The South Carolina Democratic Primary polls close at 7 p.m. Eastern. We’ll cover the results as they come in.

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Trump Vindicated Again: Appeals Court Rules House Can’t Enforce Subpoena To Don McGahn

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Posted by    Friday, February 28, 2020 at 9:05pm 2/28/2020 at 9:05pm
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Article of Impeachment II against Donald Trump was “obstruction of Congress.” One of the bases for the Article was the Trump administration’s position that it did not have to comply with House Committee subpoenas to senior administration officials.

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Federal Appeals Court dismisses PragerU suit against Google, rules YouTube is not a ‘public forum’

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Posted by    Friday, February 28, 2020 at 5:00pm 2/28/2020 at 5:00pm
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The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a lower court dismissal of Prager University’s lawsuit against Google regarding restrictions placed on Prager U videos on YouTube, which is owned by Google.

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Trump administration sides with Asian American students in discrimination suit against Harvard

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Posted by    Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 8:50pm 2/27/2020 at 8:50pm
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Harvard University discriminates against students of Asian ethnicity in admissions. That much is beyond doubt.

Harvard is far from alone. Study after study have shown that Asian students need to outperform other students, particularly other non-white minorities, on standardized tests and grades in order to obtain admission.

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