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VIDEO: How the MSM parrots Palestinian propaganda

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Posted by    Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 12:10pm 3/11/2018 at 12:10pm
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Richard Landes is a brilliant man who has worked tirelessly for close to two decades to expose the biases and distortions present in worldwide media coverage of the Israel/Palestine conflict. I also count him as a friend.

I’ve written about Landes and his work many times before. Among o...

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Has there been an increase in suicides and murders by young people?

http://nypost.com/2017/10/06/teen-beat-down-stranger-for-being-white-cops/
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Posted by    Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 2:00pm 3/10/2018 at 2:00pm
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Reading reports of so many high-profile murders by teenagers, it’s not unusual for people to assume that there’s been a big increase in killings by young people, both murder and suicide. But statistics tell a much more complex story.

To the question of whether there been a rise in teen suicide, the...

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The Parkland shooting and The Red Badge of Courage

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Posted by    Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 9:30am 2/24/2018 at 9:30am
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Democrats did themselves no favors with their SOTU responses

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Posted by    Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 4:00pm 1/31/2018 at 4:00pm

It’s highly likely that the Democrats had prepared a unified strategy in advance for reacting to the SOTU. It probably went something like this:

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S***hole S***storm distracts from valid questions on immigration policy

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Posted by    Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 11:00am 1/13/2018 at 11:00am

The latest furor is over certain remarks that Trump is alleged to have uttered during a meeting about immigration with Dick Durbin, Lindsay Graham, and “other government officials.” His alleged remarks (some of which he has disputed) were criticized variously for both form and content:...

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The Strzok/Page texts and investigator objectivity

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Posted by    Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 9:00am 12/16/2017 at 9:00am
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The recently-released Strzok/Page text messages reveal a pro-Clinton and anti-Trump bias on the part of Strzok and Page that got them removed from their respective positions. The texts made it difficult for them to be seen as part of an objective investigation of the very people for whom they had such...

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Credible accusations

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Posted by    Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 3:30pm 12/3/2017 at 3:30pm

In the wake of the recent spate of sexual offense allegations, particularly against politicians such as Roy Moore, “credible” and “credibly” have become the latest buzzwords.

Take this Politico piece, for example, written by a former Bush speechwriter named Matt Latimer [emphasis mine]:

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The Virginia legislative results, an anomaly, or the beginning of a trend?

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 8:30pm 11/8/2017 at 8:30pm

I wasn’t very concerned about yesterday’s Virginia gubernatorial election results, because I figured that Northam (D) would win and it probably had more to do with Gillespie (R) being a poor candidate than anything else, plus I consider Virginia a purple state becoming ever more blue.

But the results in the state...

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Should we carry guns in church?

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 5:30pm 11/7/2017 at 5:30pm
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So far it’s been difficult to get information on the question of whether the parishioners in the Texas church where yesterday’s mass murder took place were prohibited from carrying guns. Here are the pertinent rules in Texas:

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Mayim Bialik and the politics of sexual harassment and personal responsibility

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Posted by    Monday, October 23, 2017 at 11:30am 10/23/2017 at 11:30am
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Actress Mayim Bialik of “The Big Bang Theory” waded into the Harvey Weinstein scandal by stating that she conducts herself in a manner that is neither immodest nor flirtatious.  Bialik has since felt the wrath of social media for expressing her position on female modesty she notes is rooted in her...

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Paddock, the mystery mass-murderer

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Posted by    Friday, October 6, 2017 at 7:00pm 10/6/2017 at 7:00pm

We still know very little about Las Vegas mass murderer Stephen Paddock, and that’s probably the way he wanted it to be. So it seems apropos that the photo of him most widely circulated after the killings shows him with his eyes closed.

So far, it seems he left no obvious note...

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Mayor de Blasio would like to help you

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Posted by    Friday, September 8, 2017 at 5:30pm 9/8/2017 at 5:30pm

Steven Hayward of Powerline calls our attention to an interview given by New York’s Mayor Bill de Blasio. It’s quite revealing—not just about de Blasio, but about the leftist mindset concerning the role of government, our legal system, and what people themselves want [emphasis mine]:

Q: In 2013, you ran on reducing...

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Do neo-Nazis deserve free speech?

http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/reactions-to-deadly-charlottesville-violence/
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Posted by    Monday, August 21, 2017 at 8:16pm 8/21/2017 at 8:16pm
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Antifa justifies its violent actions against neo-Nazis protesting peacefully by saying that the speech of Nazis constitutes violence:

Antifa leaders admit they’re willing to physically attack anyone who employs violence against them or who condones racism — as long as force is used in the name of eradicating hatred…

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A “Drug-infested den”? New Hampshire and the Trump transcript

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Posted by    Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 4:00pm 8/6/2017 at 4:00pm

The transcript of President Trump’s call with Mexico’s President Peña Nieto, leaked and then published by the WaPo, contained some remarks about New Hampshire that generated a lot of criticism. The context in which Trump raised the issue was in speaking to the Mexican president about the problem of drugs supplied...

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The Law and Charlie Gard

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Posted by    Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 5:30pm 7/29/2017 at 5:30pm
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As expected, the news has come of the death of Charlie Gard.

This sad and troubling case has drawn worldwide discussion, and questions and concerns have been raised about what might happen in a similar case here.

Some analogies have been made to the well-known US case of Terry Schiavo, but there were...

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Pro-Govt Venezuelan Mob Attacks Politicians, Journalists With Sticks, Metal Pipes

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Posted by    Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 5:30pm 7/6/2017 at 5:30pm
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There has been new rioting in Venezuela of an extremely disturbing sort:

A mob stormed Venezuela’s opposition-dominated National Assembly on Wednesday with the apparent acquiescence of government troops and carried out a startling attack on lawmakers and journalists.

Bloodied lawmakers were treated for broken ribs and head injuries, and journalists said the attackers...

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Robert Hayden for Father’s Day: “what did I know / of love’s austere and lonely offices?”

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Posted by    Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 5:30pm 6/18/2017 at 5:30pm
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It’s Father’s Day, a sort of poor stepchild to Mother’s Day, although fathers themselves are hardly that. They are central to a family.

Just ask the people who never had one, or who had a difficult relationship with theirs. Or ask the people who were nurtured in the strength of a father’s...

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