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City of Houston threatens to steal land from decades-old churches using eminent domain

Posted by  ▪  August 5, 2015

Liberty Institute sues the city for violation of Texas’ religious freedom laws

City of Houston threatens to steal land from decades-old churches using eminent domain

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8/5/2015 at 10:00am
Today’s edition of Why local governments can be the absolute worst takes place in my home breaks. If you haven’t had your coffee yet, this story is enough to get your blood pumping. Two churches nestled in what used to be one of Houston’s roughest neighborhoods are fighting back against the…
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Netanyahu Makes Case Against Iran Nuke Deal

Posted by  ▪  August 5, 2015

“…there will be more terrorism, there will be more attacks, and more people will die.”

Netanyahu Makes Case Against Iran Nuke Deal

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8/5/2015 at 8:30am
Yesterday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hosted a webcast with American Jewish participants urging them to oppose the Iran nuke deal. His message reached an estimated 10,000 people, and served as a counter to propaganda spread by pro-deal activists plying the media with misinformation about the motive behind Israel’s opposition. From the…
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Elizabeth Warren Slammed on Morning Joe for Planned Parenthood Hypocrisy

Posted by  ▪  August 5, 2015

“Stop insulting our intelligence.”

Elizabeth Warren Slammed on Morning Joe for Planned Parenthood Hypocrisy

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8/5/2015 at 7:00am
On Monday, Elizabeth Warren took to the senate floor and made a series of bizarre accusations about the awful series of Planned Parenthood videos. Senator Warren apparently believes this is all part of a vast right-wing conspiracy to take away women’s rights. Maybe progressives should find a different politician to clone. MSNBC’s…
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Gaza 2014: International media in the service of Hamas

Posted by  ▪  August 4, 2015

Skewed reporting and newsroom bias served the interests of the Hamas propaganda machine.

Gaza 2014: International media in the service of Hamas

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8/4/2015 at 8:55pm
On August 2, 2014, in the middle of the Gaza conflict, we ran the A.F. Branco cartoon that is the featured image to this post. It’s a fitting occasion to revisit the media bias that frames the international view of the 2014 Gaza conflict, as the fourth in our series looking back at…
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IN, OR OUT? Fox News Debate Field Set

Posted by  ▪  August 4, 2015

Let the circus begin!

IN, OR OUT? Fox News Debate Field Set

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8/4/2015 at 6:26pm
PREPARE YOURSELVES, READERS—for debate season is nigh, and Fox News has just released the names of the ten lucky men who will be participating in the first Republican primary debate of the 2016 cycle. My use of the word “men” is justifiable here—Carly Fiorina didn’t make the cut. Here’s the field: Donald Trump Jeb…
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Prosecutors: Brendan Tevlin’s murder was an act of terror

Posted by  ▪  August 4, 2015

Terrorism charges filed

Prosecutors: Brendan Tevlin’s murder was an act of terror

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8/4/2015 at 5:08pm
In June of last year, Ali Mohammad Brown shot 19 year-old Brendan Tevlin 10 times while Brendan was stopped at a traffic light in Essex County, New Jersey. The murder itself was underreported, and media watchdogs and activists took to social media to demand an explanation for the lack…
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Thanks de Blasio! Crime Wave Hits Central Park

Posted by  ▪  August 4, 2015

Demonizing Police and empowering hoodlums works like a charm, every time

Thanks de Blasio! Crime Wave Hits Central Park

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8/4/2015 at 3:24pm
Under Democratic Mayor de Blasio’s tutelage, a crime wave has settled over Manhattan’s iconic green space. Beleaguered by muggers and other hoodlums, Central Parks is no longer the safe haven in the middle of Manhattan that it once was. With no substantive ideas or plans to curb the sudden onset of…
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Is America Ready to “Fall in Love” with Joe Biden?

Posted by  ▪  August 4, 2015

It is easier to fall in love when you are looking to do just that.

Is America Ready to “Fall in Love” with Joe Biden?

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8/4/2015 at 1:15pm
The Democratic Party side of the 2016 Presidential race got a bit more intriguing this week, after Vice President Joe Biden released a zeppelin-sized trial balloon: Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. and his associates have begun to actively explore a possible presidential campaign, which would upend the Democratic field…
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5th video shows Planned Parenthood selling “fully intact” aborted babies

Posted by  ▪  August 4, 2015

“Just a matter of line items”

5th video shows Planned Parenthood selling “fully intact” aborted babies

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8/4/2015 at 11:45am
As promised by the Center for Medical Progress, each undercover Planned Parenthood video released is more damning than the last. The latest and most horrifying video yet, the fifth installment shows Planned Parenthood officials in Houston selling fully intact aborted babies. Be forewarned, the following footage is incredibly graphic and disturbing….
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Iran smears UN human rights investigator with forged documents

Posted by  ▪  August 4, 2015

Hiding executions, human rights violations

Iran smears UN human rights investigator with forged documents

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8/4/2015 at 10:00am
Yesterday, we posted about Iran’s latest—and blatant—two-fold attempt to undermine the United States’ moral authority and intimidate Jews living in Israel. The content of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s 400-page screed on the inviability of both western hegemony and the state of Israel wasn’t particularly shocking, but it should serve as yet another…
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https://legalinsurrection.com/2013/11/psst-hillary-operatives/

Left Building an Army of Elizabeth Warrens

Posted by  ▪  August 4, 2015

Not a cult.

Left Building an Army of Elizabeth Warrens

https://legalinsurrection.com/2013/11/psst-hillary-operatives/
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8/4/2015 at 8:30am
If you thought the faith progressives have in Elizabeth Warren was over the top, you ain’t seen nothing yet. So strong is the left’s love of all things Warren, they’re now trying to create an army of political candidates just like her to run for public office. Sam Frizell reports at Time: The Left’s…
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Ted Cruz explains: How to make machine gun bacon

Posted by  ▪  August 4, 2015

The breakfast of champions?

Ted Cruz explains: How to make machine gun bacon

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8/4/2015 at 7:00am
Ever wondered how to make bacon without a frying pan or oven? Well wonder no more. Ted Cruz demonstrates how easy it is to cook bacon with a machine gun. “Few things I enjoy more than on weekends, cooking breakfast with the family,” said Cruz. “Of course in Texas, we cook…
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http://fox8.com/2015/08/03/first-debate-set-for-thursday-in-cle-meet-the-gop-presidential-candidates/

Debate is All about The Donald

Posted by  ▪  August 3, 2015

I plan on sitting back, and enjoying the show.

Debate is All about The Donald

http://fox8.com/2015/08/03/first-debate-set-for-thursday-in-cle-meet-the-gop-presidential-candidates/
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8/3/2015 at 9:00pm
On August 6 Fox News will host the first Republican debate. The top ten in an aggregation of polls will make it on stage, with the seven who don’t make the cut relogated to a panel earlier in the evening. The names who appear certain to make it on stage are Trump, Bush,…
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Mark Levin’s tough medicine for the plundered generations

Posted by  ▪  August 3, 2015

“Plunder and Deceit” calls for a New Civil Rights Movement by and for the younger generations.

Mark Levin’s tough medicine for the plundered generations

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8/3/2015 at 7:30pm
No one will ever accuse Mark Levin of not getting to the point. The top-tier national radio host has several best selling books, including The Liberty Amendments, which I reviewed in 2013. Levin described his project as follows: “I undertook this project not because I believe the Constitution, as originally structured, is outdated…
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Bill de Blasio’s latest anti-Uber scheme — limit Uber pricing

Posted by  ▪  August 3, 2015

Progressives who despise progress, Part Infinity

Bill de Blasio’s latest anti-Uber scheme — limit Uber pricing

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8/3/2015 at 6:00pm
Less than two weeks ago, Uber won a battle against New York City’s cab cartels and anti-consumer choice advocates like Mayor DeBlasio. Under the guise of monitoring traffic flow, DeBlasio attempted to pass legislation that would’ve limited the number of Uber vehicles allowed in the city. Failing to whip the requisite…
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Texas AG Ken Paxton Indicted on Securities Fraud Charges

Posted by  ▪  August 3, 2015

Will plead not guilty

Texas AG Ken Paxton Indicted on Securities Fraud Charges

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8/3/2015 at 4:30pm
Today, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton surrendered at the Collin County Jail to be arrested and booked on three counts of felony securities law violations. Earlier, a grand jury handed down an indictment addressing Paxton’s July 2011 efforts to sell stocks on behalf of a McKinney, Texas-based corporation while he was…
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New York Milks $300K from Retailers Over Toy Gun Sales

Posted by  ▪  August 3, 2015

Regulations upon regulations

New York Milks $300K from Retailers Over Toy Gun Sales

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8/3/2015 at 2:45pm
Retailers including Wal-Mart, Amazon, and Sears have reached a $300K compromise with New York regulators who say that the outlets’ sales of toy guns violate state law. Federal law requires that toy guns display an orange strip to indicate non functionality, but New York law goes further by banning the sale…
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