Posts by Leslie Eastman  (Page 5)
 

Pope Francis holds emergency summit with US bishops amid more allegations of harassment and cover-ups

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Posted by    Friday, September 14, 2018 at 3:00pm 9/14/2018 at 3:00pm

Pope Francis has just concluded an emergency summit with U.S. bishops over the growing sex abuse crisis and cover-up scandal that has impacted the Roman Catholic Church in the wake of the revelations in by a Pennsylvania grand jury and the details offered in a letter recently published by Archbishop Carlo...

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Leslie Eastman’s “Canto Talk” Interview with Cartoonist A.F. Branco

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Posted by    Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 9:00pm
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It was my pleasure to interview Legal Insurrection’s Antonio Branco during the Canto Talk show today, with host Silvio Canto Jr.

We began the show remembering where we were during the events of September 11, 2001. I recounted walking to my local swimming pool that morning, and hearing the TV broadcasts from...

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After cursing Trump, California man attempts to stab GOP congressional candidate

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Posted by    Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 10:00am 9/12/2018 at 10:00am
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Many pundits, including myself, have warned that the increasingly vitriolic tone of Democratic Party leaders will eventually lead to even more actual attacks on supporters of President Trump and Republicans….in addition to the ones we have already recorded.

This warning has gone unheeded, as the Democrats have continued to gin up their...

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Pennsylvania’s 9/11 memorial chimes tribute to American heroes

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Posted by    Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 3:00pm 9/11/2018 at 3:00pm
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Today marks the 17th anniversary of the 911 attack on this nation, which hit New York’s iconic World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and a farm field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

The heroes of United Airlines flight 93, who brought down the plane before it could return to Washington D.C. and slam into the...

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Barbershop Workers Quit After CA Supreme Court Ruling Redefines “Independent Contractor”

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Posted by    Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 11:26am 9/11/2018 at 11:26am
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Truly, the only law that California’s politicos in Sacramento follow to the letter is the one related to unintended consequences.

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Fun, new Texas law allows the open carry of swords and long knives

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Posted by    Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 4:30pm 9/9/2018 at 4:30pm
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My son has been actively involved in fencing since he was 7, and he is a junior coach for Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA) camps during the summer. While his current arsenal of weapons consists of epees, we are in the process of ordering him a long sword to use in...

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Scientists attempt to clone extinct horse from Siberian foal mummy

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Posted by    Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 4:00pm 9/8/2018 at 4:00pm
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When I read Michael Crichton’s famous Jurassic Park in the 1990’s, I knew enough about the approach to sense that cloning could be used to bring back extinct animals.

It appears that Crichton’s novel was indeed prophetic, as scientists are attempting to extract cells from the mummy of a 40,000-year-old foal from...

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Republican Cox closing in on Democrat star Newsom in California Governor’s Race

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Posted by    Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 2:00pm 9/8/2018 at 2:00pm
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North Korea Media: Kim Jong Un vows nuclear-free Korea

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Posted by    Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 11:00am 9/6/2018 at 11:00am

This week’s developments on the Korean Peninsula following June’s Singapore Summit have been fascinating.

First, North Korean media is now reporting that Chairman Kim Jong Un reaffirmed his commitment to a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula.

The statement from the Korean Central News Agency wasn’t new information...

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Is Catholic Church leadership deflecting instead of genuflecting?

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Posted by    Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 11:00am 9/4/2018 at 11:00am
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The response to the testimony offered by Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, 77, who served as apostolic nuncio in Washington D.C., that accused several senior church officials of complicity in covering up allegations of sexual abuse of minors and young men by former Archbishop of Washington D.C., Theodore McCarrick, has been nothing...

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After its Animal Cracker success, PETA demands get even wilder

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Posted by    Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 12:00pm 9/2/2018 at 12:00pm
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We recently reported that in response to pressure from PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), Mondelez International (the parent company of Nabisco), has redesigned the packaging of its Barnum’s Animals crackers to “free” them from cages.
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CA Dem Party Chair’s call for In-N-Out Burger boycott backfires. Bigly.

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Posted by    Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 6:00pm 9/1/2018 at 6:00pm
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In-N-Out Burger is a California institution. In fact, my family recently capped off a college tour of that state, and we all ordered Double Double meals!

Yet after it was discovered that the business committed the Democratic Party designated sin of donating to the Republican Party for the upcoming election, the chair...

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California passes bill that forces businesses to appoint women to corporate boards

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Posted by    Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 1:55pm 9/1/2018 at 1:55pm
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California is experiencing a housing crisis, inflation, and delays have just added millions of dollars to the cost of the high speed train to nowhere, and our leading candidate for governor is proposing free healthcare for illegal immigrants.

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Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill that ends California’s cash bail system

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Posted by    Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 11:00am 8/30/2018 at 11:00am
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Governor Jerry Brown has just signed a sweeping reform bill that makes California the first state in the nation to abolish bail for suspects awaiting trial.

An overhaul of the state’s bail system has been in the works for years, and became an inevitability earlier this year when a California appellate court...

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Archbishop’s shocking letter reveals scandal and priority schism in Catholic Church

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 1:00pm 8/29/2018 at 1:00pm

A shocking 11-page letter by a former apostolic nuncio (a papal diplomat) to the United States has rocked the Catholic world after it was widely released last week.

The testimony offered by Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò, 77, who served as apostolic nuncio in Washington D.C. from 2011 to 2016, accuses several senior...

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Trump blasts China while calling off Pompeo’s North Korea trip

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Posted by    Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 6:00pm 8/26/2018 at 6:00pm
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The last time we visited the Korean Peninsula, South Korean officials firmly stated that they want the U.S. and China to declare a formal end to the Korean War, and the two Koreas seem to be moving forward on a peace-first approach.

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Six States Win $839 Million Judgment in Obamacare Lawsuit

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Posted by    Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 2:00pm 8/26/2018 at 2:00pm

Despite the fact Obamacare hasn’t been “repealed and replaced” as promised by GOP members of the Congress, six states have just won a multi-state lawsuit against the tax policies implemented by Obamacare.

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