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Newsguard Green Light: “Legal Insurrection does not distort facts to advance opinions”

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

“… the site handles the difference between news and opinion responsibly…. Headlines can be opinionated, but do not distort facts or mislead readers about the content of stories.”

Newsguard Green Light: “Legal Insurrection does not distort facts to advance opinions”

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12/9/2018 at 10:00pm
Newsguard is a company formed by Steven Brill and Gordon Crovitz to rate websites to provide advertisers and readers who add the Newsguard browser add-on with an assessment of website journalistic credibility. Its homepage proclaims: “NewsGuard uses journalism to fight false news, misinformation, and disinformation. Our trained analysts, who are experienced journalists, research…
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China summons American envoy over Huawei CFO’s arrest in Canada

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Vancouver at the request of American law enforcement authorities.

China summons American envoy over Huawei CFO’s arrest in Canada

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12/9/2018 at 8:18pm
Canada recently arrested the chief financial officer of China’s Huawei Technologies, who faces extradition to the United States on suspicion because U.S. trade sanctions against Iran. Meng Wanzhou, who is also the deputy chair of Huawei’s board and the daughter of company founder Ren Zhengfei, was arrested on Saturday in Vancouver at…
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Anti-Semitic “Deadly Exchange” campaign can be defeated when local pro-Israel groups respond quickly

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

In Rhode Island, the small but active RI Coalition for Israel immediately responded to the Jewish Voice for Peace pressure campaign, and the Rhode Island State Police (as well as Boston Police) did not cancel their Israel trips.

Anti-Semitic “Deadly Exchange” campaign can be defeated when local pro-Israel groups respond quickly

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12/9/2018 at 6:30pm
Anti-Israel activists thrive in darkness. On campuses and municipalities, they spend months and sometimes years planning attacks on Israel that are often unveiled only at the last second, leaving Israel advocates scrambling. That is unfolding with a vile antisemitic campaign called “Deadly Exchange,” which seeks to blame Israel and American Jewish groups…
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http://wjla.com/news/local/charlottesville-suspect-james-alex-fields-indicted-on-10-felony-counts

Driver in Charlottesville Car Attack Found Guilty of First-degree Murder

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

Facing possible life in prison

Driver in Charlottesville Car Attack Found Guilty of First-degree Murder

http://wjla.com/news/local/charlottesville-suspect-james-alex-fields-indicted-on-10-felony-counts
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12/9/2018 at 5:30pm
Last December, a grand jury indicted Charlottesville suspect James Alex Fields on 10 felony counts.  Fields has been found guilty of first-degree murder and of several other offenses.  He faces possible life in prison. Fox News reports: Just over a year after he plowed his vehicle into a crowd protesting a white nationalist…
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New Jersey: ICE Arrests 105 Illegal Aliens, Including Some Wanted by Interpol

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

The raids “also targeted people who authorities say re-entered the U.S. after being deported and several alleged gang members”

New Jersey: ICE Arrests 105 Illegal Aliens, Including Some Wanted by Interpol

https://nj.gov/oag/oag/ag_bio.htm
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12/9/2018 at 4:30pm
Earlier this week I wrote about New Jersey’s AG ordering police to stop working with ICE. ICE has engaged in a “massive” series of raids in New Jersey and has arrested 105 illegal aliens, including some wanted by Interpol and alleged gang members.  ICE said that the raids were planned prior to…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=95lGYZmYIpg

New California rules mandate solar panels on new homes

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

To address the likely increase in homelessness due to more expensive housing, a “Right to Shelter” rule is being crafted!

New California rules mandate solar panels on new homes

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12/9/2018 at 4:00pm
While the Yellow Jackets in Paris are rioting over restrictive new rules, the citizens of California may soon be wearing straight jackets after even more restrictions and mandates flow from Sacramento. Despite a critical housing shortage contributing to the homeless crisis the Golden State is experiencing, bureaucrats have decided to add an…
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Congo reports worst Ebola outbreak in country’s history

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

Cases are now being reported in Congo’s second largest city, which is also a critical regional economic hub.

Congo reports worst Ebola outbreak in country’s history

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12/9/2018 at 2:00pm
In May, I noted that the African nation of Congo was battling an Ebola epidemic. It is now being reported that the most recent outbreak of the gruesome hemorrhagic disease is the worst it has experienced in history. Congo’s latest Ebola outbreak is the worst in the country’s recorded history with 319 confirmed…
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Student Govt. at Michigan State Wants Non-Citizens to Vote

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

“important to help address the living standards of noncitizens”

Student Govt. at Michigan State Wants Non-Citizens to Vote

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12/9/2018 at 1:30pm
What other country has this problem? Where else are young people demanding rights like these for non-citizens? Campus Reform reports: Michigan State student gov: Let non-citizens vote The Michigan State University student government passed two resolutions, 55-23 and 55-24, on Thursday, calling on state and local government to allow both non-citizens and 17-year-olds to…
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Irish Lecturer Stabbed to Death at University in Paris for Showing Drawing of Mohammed During Class

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

The attacker, a student, “took out a steak knife and plunged it into the Irishman’s throat, and then into his chest.”

Irish Lecturer Stabbed to Death at University in Paris for Showing Drawing of Mohammed During Class

https://youtu.be/pdOi_dx96Fo
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12/9/2018 at 12:00pm
A 66 year-old Irish lecturer was stabbed to death in Paris this week, outside the Leonardo de Vinci private university by a Pakistani student who believed he had insulted Mohammed. The suspect was arrested at the scene. Jack Crowe reported at National Review: Academic Stabbed to Death for ‘Insulting Mohammed’ During Lecture An Irish…
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Student Govt. at Ohio State Wants Resident Advisors to Undergo LGBT Training

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

“A Resolution to Require Resident Advisors to be Safe Zone Trained”

Student Govt. at Ohio State Wants Resident Advisors to Undergo LGBT Training

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12/9/2018 at 11:30am
The left sure loves requiring people to undergo different forms of training. The College Fix reports: Student government demands that resident advisors be forced to undergo LGBT training Ohio State University’s student government recently passed a resolution that demanded the university require its residential advisors to undergo LGBT-centric “Safe Zone” training “prior to interactions…
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German Weapon Permits Skyrocket Amid Rising Migrant Crime

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

“An increase of 130 percent since 2014,” reports German state broadcaster DW News.

German Weapon Permits Skyrocket Amid Rising Migrant Crime

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12/9/2018 at 10:00am
The number of weapon permits in Germany is soaring to record heights since Chancellor Angela Merkel opened the country’s borders to migrants in the spring of 2015. German authorities issued 600,000 basic weapon licenses since 2014, an increase of 130 percent, figures published by the German state broadcaster Deutsche Welle show. The surge in…
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Nazi Imagery in Production of ‘The Sound of Music’ at Performing Arts School Causes Furor

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

“The hills are alive … with the sound of political correctness.”

Nazi Imagery in Production of ‘The Sound of Music’ at Performing Arts School Causes Furor

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12/9/2018 at 9:30am
It’s not as if you can skip on that. It’s a central part of the story. You would think people knew this. The New York Daily News reports: Furor over Nazi symbols in ‘Sound of Music’ play at NYC’s elite ‘Fame’ performing arts high school The hills are alive … with the sound of…
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Diminishing Democrats Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  December 9, 2018

All the news you may have missed.

Diminishing Democrats Week at Legal Insurrection

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12/9/2018 at 8:00am
The Democratic field for 2020 will be huge but some potential players are already hitting roadblocks. Deval Who? Not Running for President Michael Avenatti, who proclaimed he “absolutely” could beat Trump, won’t run for President Kamala Harris Aide Resigns After $400K Sexual Harassment Settlement Comes to Light This is just sad. Bill…
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Israel reveals discovery of third Hezbollah attack tunnel from Lebanon

Posted by  ▪  December 8, 2018

Also, Hezbollah operatives approaching anti-tunnel operation scared off with warning shots.

Israel reveals discovery of third Hezbollah attack tunnel from Lebanon

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12/8/2018 at 9:20pm
Hezbollah had an extensive program to built attack tunnels capable of transferring large numbers of terrorists into northern Israel in a short amount of time. The project, if ever used in war, would have allowed Hezbollah to score a short-term military, and long-term propaganda, victory by seizing towns and territory within Israel….
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Change! U.S. transforms into net oil exporter for first time in 75 years

Posted by  ▪  December 8, 2018

Welcome to the new normal

Change! U.S. transforms into net oil exporter for first time in 75 years

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12/8/2018 at 7:30pm
Legal Insurrection readers might recall when a certain former President said, “We can’t drill our way to lower gas prices.” Well, it turns out that the Trump administration has transformed the United States into a net oil producer, as it is now exporting more oil than it imports for the first time…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAxftARZEvs

John Kelly Leaving Position As White House Chief Of Staff

Posted by  ▪  December 8, 2018

Trump: “John Kelly will be leaving at the end of the year, we will be announcing who will be taking John’s place”

John Kelly Leaving Position As White House Chief Of Staff

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12/8/2018 at 6:00pm
Although General John Kelly had agreed to stay in his position until 2020, President Trump is reportedly removing Kelly from his position as White House Chief of Staff. Kelly was brought in to replace Reince Priebus and instill order to the chaotic Trump White House, and by all accounts he did an…
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California lawmaker proposes offering Medicaid to all illegal immigrants

Posted by  ▪  December 8, 2018

The legislation is being introduced ahead of the very progressive Governor-Elect Gavin Newsom entering office.

California lawmaker proposes offering Medicaid to all illegal immigrants

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nxi4HQq9w50
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12/8/2018 at 4:00pm
California is doubling down on #Resistance, as lawmakers in Sacramento are once again toying with offering healthcare services to illegal immigrants. Earlier this year, we recounted that the state’s progressive politicians were pushing a free healthcare program that would include those who are not lawfully in this nation. Now, a measure to…
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