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Some dare say conspiracy: Who will be first Hillary aide to flip on her?

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2015

Feds working on the “send” end — but how could Hillary not have known?

Some dare say conspiracy: Who will be first Hillary aide to flip on her?

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9/25/2015 at 1:10pm
The FBI’s investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email usage grows increasingly serious. Whether Clinton deleted emails pertinent to a Congressional investigation is only one facet of the unfolding story. Among the emails made public by the State Department, several were later upgraded to “classified.” a FOIA lawsuit filed by Judicial Watch also…
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John Boehner resigning at end of October

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2015

Now the fight to elect a new Speaker begins

John Boehner resigning at end of October

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9/25/2015 at 10:34am
Speaker John Boehner will resign from his House seat at the end of October. The Hill reports: Speaker John Boehner told GOP lawmakers on Friday he will resign at the end of October. The embattled Ohio Republican will resign from both his Speakership and his House seat, he told GOP lawmakers at a…
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Islamic Radicals Publish Hit List on Bloggers

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2015

Secularism vs. Islam

Islamic Radicals Publish Hit List on Bloggers

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9/25/2015 at 10:00am
Islamists in Bangladesh have published a hit list of bloggers and writers which includes people in Europe and America. The image above is of people in Bangladesh protesting the murder of a blogger earlier this year. Jethro Mullen of CNN reports: Extremists in Bangladesh publish global hit list of bloggers and writers Islamic extremists…
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France’s Marine le Pen to stand trial

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2015

The charge? “Inciting racial hatred”

France’s Marine le Pen to stand trial

http://youtu.be/FcpR7XUaLSU
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9/25/2015 at 8:30am
It was about nine years ago that I realized how weakly France, and much of Europe, champions the right of freedom of speech as compared to the United States. The context of that learning was a French libel trial, but I’m also aware of Europe’s hate speech laws, which I…
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Superintendent: Third Grade event “politically skewed, inflammatory” against Israel

Posted by  ▪  September 25, 2015

Ithaca (NY): Ended with call for “solidarity and being freedom fighters for Palestine”

Superintendent: Third Grade event “politically skewed, inflammatory” against Israel

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9/25/2015 at 7:00am
In a stunning development, Luvelle Brown, Superintendent of Schools, Ithaca (NY) City School District, has acknowledged that serious anti-Israel agitation took place when controversial Palestinian activist Bassem Tamimi appeared with local anti-Israel activists before third graders, ending in a call to activism: “In a closing statement of how students could help, a…
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AACONS Interviews Mark Bauerlein and Joan Waugh

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

AACONS sits down with Mark Bauerlein and Joan Waugh to discuss the news of the day

AACONS Interviews Mark Bauerlein and Joan Waugh

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9/24/2015 at 8:00pm
Mark Bauerlein is an English professor at Emory University and Senior Editor of First Things magazine. He is the author of numerous books, including Negrophobia: A Race Riot in Atlanta, 1906. Most recently he is an editor, along with Adam Bellow, of The State of the American Mind: 16 Leading Critics…
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Gallup: 49% See Government as “Immediate Threat”

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

“to the rights and freedoms of ordinary citizens”

Gallup: 49% See Government as “Immediate Threat”

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9/24/2015 at 6:30pm
Gallup released an interesting poll this week showing that nearly half of all Americans view government as “an immediate threat to the rights and freedoms of ordinary citizens.”  Interestingly, this is “similar to what was found in previous surveys conducted over the last five years”; however, “when this question was first…
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Feelings of Betrayal Driving Republican Primary Voters

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

Rise of the anti-establishment.

Feelings of Betrayal Driving Republican Primary Voters

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9/24/2015 at 5:00pm
If anyone is wondering what’s behind the high poll numbers for political outsiders in this election, a new poll from FOX News has possible answers. A startling number of Republican primary voters feel betrayed by the party. Dana Blanton has the details: Fox News Poll: Outsiders rule 2016 GOP field, support for Biden…
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The People’s Pope or the Political Pope?

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

“Pope Francis: Before one can know what is moral, he must know what is true”.

The People’s Pope or the Political Pope?

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9/24/2015 at 3:30pm
Pope Francis has accomplished something that is truly miraculous in this country: He has managed to bump Barack Obama, Donald Trump, and Hillary Clinton from the spotlight for a brief time. For that, I am truly grateful. I have been mulling over my thoughts about the Pope’s American tour and his various statements,…
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Ted Cruz Discusses Amnesty on the Late Show

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

Knowing what we know now, would Reagan support amnesty today?

Ted Cruz Discusses Amnesty on the Late Show

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9/24/2015 at 2:00pm
Earlier this week, Ted Cruz appeared on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert.  It was an interesting appearance in a few respects, but what stood out to me is how confident and relaxed Cruz remained in the face of Colbert’s questions and an often hostile audience. When faced with Colbert’s regurgitation of…
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Donations Rise for Carson After Muslim President Remarks

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

“The money’s been coming in so fast it’s hard to keep up with it.”

Donations Rise for Carson After Muslim President Remarks

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9/24/2015 at 12:30pm
The mainstream media is obsessing over Ben Carson’s recent remarks about a Muslim becoming president, but the issue hasn’t hurt his fundraising. Quite the opposite, actually. Denver Nicks reported at Time: Ben Carson Sees Campaign Cash Spike After Muslim Comments Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said Wednesday that he’s seen a deluge of donations…
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German authorities crack down on free speech, refuse debate on Mass-Migration

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

German government sets up task force to prosecute “inappropriate content”

German authorities crack down on free speech, refuse debate on Mass-Migration

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9/24/2015 at 11:00am
As Hungary confirmed the number of migrants heading towards Europe to be in the range of 30-35 million, Germany is still refusing to put an upper-limit to the number of migrants it can accommodate. Berlin, unwilling to change its open border policy, is urging EU member states to take in their…
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Pope Francis Addresses the U.S. Congress

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

“Now is the time for courageous actions”

Pope Francis Addresses the U.S. Congress

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9/24/2015 at 9:15am
Today, Pope Francis will become the first ever Pope to address a joint meeting of Congress. Tune in here at 10 am EST: https://youtu.be/j2e2rqczk2U?t=51m21s The Pope is in the building: Retweet to welcome @Pontifex to the @USCapitol. #PopeInDC #PopeInUS pic.twitter.com/FcLEiWJftL— Speaker John Boehner (@SpeakerBoehner) September 24, 2015 Thousands awaiting the arrival of @Pontifex at the…
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Pope Francis Visits Little Sisters of the Poor

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

A sign of support

Pope Francis Visits Little Sisters of the Poor

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9/24/2015 at 8:30am
Religious liberty? Pope Francis approves. Wednesday, a spokesman from the Vatican confirmed Pope Francis met with the Little Sisters of the Poor. Just in: Vatican spokesman says Pope Francis has met with Little Sisters of the Poor, who are suing over ACA contraceptive mandate #PopeInDC — Steven Portnoy (@stevenportnoy) September 24, 2015 According to Aleteia: Fr….
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Branco Cartoon – All Options Are On The Table

Posted by  ▪  September 24, 2015

Mission Accomplished

Branco Cartoon – All Options Are On The Table

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9/24/2015 at 7:00am
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OPM Hack Update: Data on 5.6 Million Fingerprints Stolen

Posted by  ▪  September 23, 2015

…and guess who’s coming to dinner at the White House…

OPM Hack Update: Data on 5.6 Million Fingerprints Stolen

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9/23/2015 at 8:44pm
Back in July, the federal government let it slip that they had evidence that China was responsible for compromising the records of nearly 22 million federal employees. It was one of the largest thefts of government data ever recorded, and exposed gaping holes in the security protocols protecting sensitive information. The…
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Carly Fiorina’s Post-Debate Abortion Ad is Intense—and Effective

Posted by  ▪  September 23, 2015

“Carly won the debate, so here come the false attacks”

Carly Fiorina’s Post-Debate Abortion Ad is Intense—and Effective

https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=2&v=Yhn0DdH8M-0
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9/23/2015 at 6:59pm
Carly Fiorina killed it during the last debate. Polling has her in second place behind Donald Trump, marking a whopping 12% increase in support from earlier this month. Considering she very nearly didn’t make the cut for CNN’s GOP throwdown, I think we can all afford to throw her props. Love…
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