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Branco Cartoon – Lesson Learned

Posted by  ▪  September 11, 2017

Crime against conservatives pays

Branco Cartoon – Lesson Learned

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9/11/2017 at 7:00am
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Leslie Eastman 5th Anniversary at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

Our foreign correspondent in California, and one of the most positive people I’ve ever met.

Leslie Eastman 5th Anniversary at Legal Insurrection

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9/10/2017 at 8:00pm
2012 must have been a very good year for Legal Insurrection. We recently noted the 5-year anniversaries of A.F. Branco and Mike LaChance. Now we celebrate another 5-year anniversary, of Leslie Eastman. Leslie’s first post, a College Insurrection, was August 30, 2012. She explained her background in her inaugural post, Meet the Team –…
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Rockefeller Brothers Fund finances Jewish Voice for Peace as it launches new anti-Israel campaign

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

JVP attacks ‘Birthright Israel’ after receiving second round of funding from Rockefeller Brothers Fund, now totalling $280,000.

Rockefeller Brothers Fund finances Jewish Voice for Peace as it launches new anti-Israel campaign

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9/10/2017 at 6:30pm
Jewish Voice for Peace (JVP) is an anti-Israel extremist group that enables, legitimizes and mainstreams antisemitism by providing a façade and veneer of Jewish legitimacy for the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement. As we’ve highlighted in almost 100 prior posts dating back to 2011, JVP isn’t a Jewish group. R…
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Baltimore Challenges New York City For Most Homicides

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

A dubious honor

Baltimore Challenges New York City For Most Homicides

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9/10/2017 at 5:30pm
While Baltimore has been in decline for quite some time, the city seems to have become stuck in an increasingly downward spiral since the Baltimore/Ferguson riots. Baltimore’s population is declining sharply, and its population is significantly less than that of New York City.  Baltimore, however, is on track to out-pace New York…
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Hurricane Irma Storms Through South Florida – UPDATES

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

Social media covers “negative surge”, looting, and abandoned pets.

Hurricane Irma Storms Through South Florida – UPDATES

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9/10/2017 at 5:00pm
(Updates added to end of post) The nation’s eyes are on Florida this weekend, as Hurricane Irma storms through the Sunshine State. Once rated as a Category 5 tempest, Irma has expended enough energy buffeting the coast that it now “merely” meets Category 3 criteria. Hurricane Irma bludgeoned Florida on Sunday, snapping trees like…
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Game Changer?: California Likely To Move Its Presidential Primaries To March

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

This will change things dramatically . . . in favor of Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA)

Game Changer?: California Likely To Move Its Presidential Primaries To March

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9/10/2017 at 3:00pm
California’s primaries are currently held in June; however, legislation is expected to be signed by Governor Jerry Brown (D) next week that would move them to March. This move would place California’s primaries right after Iowa, New Hampshire, and South Carolina.  Further, the move would tilt the donor and electoral tables heavily…
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Student Paper at U. Florida Accuses Trump of Exploiting Hurricane Harvey

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

“No handshakes, no comforting words, no hugs.”

Student Paper at U. Florida Accuses Trump of Exploiting Hurricane Harvey

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9/10/2017 at 1:30pm
Students at the University of Florida have a hurricane of their own to worry about this weekend. It’s going to be worse than Harvey, too. Campus Reform reports: Student paper accuses Trump of exploiting Harvey for profit The editorial board of the University of Florida’s student newspaper recently claimed that President Trump callously used…
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Get Ready for Michelle Obama 2020

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

“Michelle Obama is perceived as a strong, well-qualified leader with immense national popularity”

Get Ready for Michelle Obama 2020

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9/10/2017 at 1:11pm
Doug Schoen, a political consultant on Bill Clinton’s 1996 and Hillary Clinton’s 2008 presidential campaigns, gained notice in conservative circles when he co-penned the 2010 WaPo op-ed, “One and Done:  To be a great president, Obama should not seek reelection in 2012.”  An outspoken and vehement critic of Obama, Schoen is…
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Ohio U. Bans Protests Inside Campus Buildings

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

“demonstrations, rallies, public speech-making, picketing, sit-ins, marches, protests, and similar assemblies”

Ohio U. Bans Protests Inside Campus Buildings

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9/10/2017 at 11:30am
You just know some group is going to defy this ban and stage a building protest. The school is practically daring students to do it. The College Fix reports: Ohio University bans protests inside campus buildings Ohio University announced yesterday a new policy — somewhat ironically titled “Freedom of Expression” — which bans protests…
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TV Series Contracts Trump Derangement Syndrome, Bombs

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

American Horror Story: Cult

TV Series Contracts Trump Derangement Syndrome, Bombs

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9/10/2017 at 11:00am
What is it about people who work in the entertainment industry that makes them think anyone is interested in their politics? The “American Horror Story: Cult” series premiered this week and was a little heavy on the “resistance.” Kyle Smith writes at National Review: Trump Derangement Syndrome, as Seen on TV If you’ve been…
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George Mason U. Trains Teaching Assistants in Political Correctness

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

“Make sure that your syllabus is written in non-sexist, gender-inclusive terms”

George Mason U. Trains Teaching Assistants in Political Correctness

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9/10/2017 at 9:30am
You wouldn’t want to trigger anyone with a microaggression, would you? The Daily Caller reports: University Advises Teaching Assistants Not To Say ‘Last Name’ Or ‘It Is Easy To Imagine’ George Mason University advised graduate teaching assistants (TAs) during a mandatory training Tuesday not to use words or phrases including “freshman,” “last name,” and…
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What Happened Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

All the news you may have missed.

What Happened Week at Legal Insurrection

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9/10/2017 at 9:00am
Hillary has been promoting her new book and Democrats sure are enjoying it. Bitter: Hillary Blasts Bernie for Causing ‘Lasting Damage’ Sanders to Hillary: “Our Job is to Go Forward” Democrats not thrilled about Hillary’s book tour, call it “the final torture” Who’s up next? Rebranding for 2020 begins: “Elizabeth Warren’s Christian…
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Democrats Coalescing Behind Single-payer

Posted by  ▪  September 10, 2017

“Soon no Democratic leader will be able to oppose single-payer”

Democrats Coalescing Behind Single-payer

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9/10/2017 at 7:30am
Democrats are still reeling from their historic electoral losses during the Obama era, particularly the loss of the White House in 2016.  They now appear to be increasingly coalescing behind single-payer as part of their “get back in power” strategy. Socialist senator and failed Democrat presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders’ (I-VT) peddled his…
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Radical fallout: Oberlin College enrollment drops, causing financial problems

Posted by  ▪  September 9, 2017

Is social justice war coming home to roost at Oberlin, as it did at Mizzou and Evergreen State?

Radical fallout: Oberlin College enrollment drops, causing financial problems

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9/9/2017 at 8:00pm
At both the University of Missouri and Evergreen State College, an atmosphere of aggressive “Social Justice” activism damaged enrollment and contributed to financial difficulties. Apparently, even liberal students don’t want to attend institutions where student and faculty social justice warriors have turned the campus into a battleground. The same thing may be happening…
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Hurricane Irma: Florida Man Gives Newly-purchased Generator To Stranger

Posted by  ▪  September 9, 2017

Insists she take his generator to power her father’s oxygen

Hurricane Irma: Florida Man Gives Newly-purchased Generator To Stranger

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9/9/2017 at 6:00pm
As America endures an era of seeming wide-spread division, Hurricanes Harvey and Irma remind us that Americans are good people at heart and that we are not fettered by the identity politics that poison the left. In Florida, a woman desperate to obtain a generator to keep powered her father’s life-maintaining oxygen…
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Tragic: Former Fox Host Eric Bolling’s Son Dies (UPDATE)

Posted by  ▪  September 9, 2017

Eric Bolling, Jr. was just nineteen-years-old

Tragic: Former Fox Host Eric Bolling’s Son Dies (UPDATE)

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9/9/2017 at 4:30pm
Eric Bolling, Sr. was, as we recently noted, dropped from the Fox News network. Tragically, his 19-year-old son has been found dead, presumably a suicide. TMZ reports: The son of former Fox News Channel anchor Eric Bolling has committed suicide, TMZ reports. Sources told the website that 19-year-old Eric Chase Bolling, Jr., took his…
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Former Presidents Band Together To Help Hurricane Victims

Posted by  ▪  September 9, 2017

“We’ve got more love in Texas than water”

Former Presidents Band Together To Help Hurricane Victims

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9/9/2017 at 3:30pm
We’re used to seeing these pleas from a montage of living Democrat and Republican presidents, but this is the first such ad to feature Obama. Patch.com reports: The five living former U.S. presidents have expanded a previously announced national fundraising appeal for Hurricane Harvey victims to include Americans in the path of Hurricane…
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