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Bernie Sanders & Linda Sarsour: Campaign Surrogate Shows Left’s Anti-Semitism Problem | National Review

Bernie Sanders & Linda Sarsour: Campaign Surrogate Shows Left’s Anti-Semitism Problem | National Review. The Vermont senator’s embrace of Linda Sarsour shows that the Left’s problem with Jew-haters isn’t going away. Earlier this year, many liberals faced up to the problem of left-wing anti-Semitism. Despite the widespread sympathy generated by the Women’s March, the group that had organized the first […]

Biden Beach House Threatened By Global Warming

Biden Beach House Threatened By Global Warming. by Brent Scher · September 16, 2019 The nearly $3 million Delaware beach house former vice president Joe Biden nabbed in 2017 is at risk of being destroyed by the rising tides of climate change, scientists say. Biden nabbed the Rehoboth Beach, Delaware property just months after leaving the White House, saying it […]

Jerry Nadler’s Troubling History

Jerry Nadler's Troubling History. House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler is still desperately continuing his quest to impeach Donald Trump. At a hearing last week in a veiled attempt to advance it, Nadler said he “no longer cared about the nomenclature.” And he told CNN “it is not necessarily called an impeachment inquiry…it is however, what we are doing.” An aggressive […]

Why, and how, Trump should retaliate against Iran

Why, and how, Trump should retaliate against Iran. by Quin Hillyer · September 16, 2019 If someone more stable than Donald Trump were president, that president would be able to make a strong case for a surgical, limited, but devastating air strike against Iran. Even Trump should consider such a strike, if he is willing to follow certain protocols. Iran’s […]

Saudi attacks underscore evolving drone threat, experts say

Saudi attacks underscore evolving drone threat, experts say. by Michel MOUTOT · September 16, 2019 Paris (AFP) – An attack on Saudi oil facilities at the weekend has exposed the vulnerability of the kingdom to drone strikes and underscores how traditional air defences can be breached by new low-cost technology, experts say. Saudi Arabia is one of the world’s biggest […]

Why We Are Bogged Down in Afghanistan

Why We Are Bogged Down in Afghanistan. Last Friday, I spoke at the Eagle Council in St. Louis, where both the speaker roster and the audience were full of stalwart, indomitable patriots. One of the patriots there was Mark Schneider, President of Gen IV Nuclear Inc. in Chesapeake, Virginia, who served for twenty years iand was on the ground in […]

How Oregon Built A Transgender Medical Complex On Junk Science

How Oregon Built A Transgender Medical Complex On Junk Science. by Katherin Kirkpatrick · September 16, 2019 As a group of suburban Portland psychiatric nurses sat for training in late 2016, they had no idea they were witnessing a paradigm shift in public health policy. They simply wanted to know what to do about a sudden upsurge in young psychiatric […]

Trump at a pivotal crossroads on Iran | TheHill

Trump at a pivotal crossroads on Iran | TheHill. by Rebecca Kheel · September 16, 2019 President Trump is at a major crossroads as he mulls a response to attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure that could include a military strike on Iran. Yemen’s Houthi rebels, who are supported by Tehran, took credit for Saturday’s attacks. But the Trump administration is […]

Democrats object to Trump’s threatening Iran over Saudi oil attack

Democrats object to Trump’s threatening Iran over Saudi oil attack. by John T. Bennett · September 16, 2019 The United States should not take orders about using military force against Iran even if Saudi Arabia’s government declares Tehran was behind an attack on its oil facilities, congressional Democrats are telling President Donald Trump. Trump signaled on Sunday evening and again […]

Trump approval returns to 50% – WND

Trump approval returns to 50% – WND. President Trump’s approval among likely voters has returned to 50%, according to the latest Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll. The poll Monday showed 49% disapprove. Advertisement – story continues below The figures break down to 35% who strongly approve and 41 percent who strongly disapprove. President Obama, at this point in his […]

Would You Pay $4,200 to Listen to Michelle Obama Scold You?

Would You Pay $4,200 to Listen to Michelle Obama Scold You?. by Jim Treacher · September 16, 2019 “At a certain point, you’ve made enough money.” Back in 2010, President Barack Hussein Obama said that out loud into a microphone. But now, once again, Past Obama and Present Obama find themselves at odds. I cannot imagine Barry is saying the […]

Sen. Coons: ‘This May Well Be the Thing That Calls for Military Action Against Iran’

Sen. Coons: 'This May Well Be the Thing That Calls for Military Action Against Iran'. Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.), a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, said he wants to “see the intelligence” on the apparent drone strike that devastated Saudi oil production on Saturday. “But it seems credible that the Houthis don’t have the sort of advanced drones that […]

Discovery of Fetal Remains at Abortionist’s House Shows the Cruelty of Abortion

Discovery of Fetal Remains at Abortionist’s House Shows the Cruelty of Abortion. Americans are reacting in disgust at the discovery of more than 2,000 fetal remains uncovered at the home of a deceased abortion doctor. Late last week in Indiana, the family of Dr. Ulrich Klopfer happened upon the fetal remains and contacted the Will County Coroner’s Office, which launched […]

The U.S. Shouldn’t Rush to War With Iran Over Saudi Oilfield Attack – Reason.com

The U.S. Shouldn’t Rush to War With Iran Over Saudi Oilfield Attack – Reason.com. In the wake of an apparent drone attack targeting oilfields on the Arabian Peninsula, Congress should do everything it can to avoid getting America involved in a potential conflict between Iran and Saudi Arabia. The attack on the Abqaiq oil facility appears to have been carried […]

NY Times Allegation that Kavanaugh Exposed Himself at Yale Is a Dud | National Review

NY Times Allegation that Kavanaugh Exposed Himself at Yale Is a Dud | National Review. If you opened Twitter on Sunday morning, you were likely greeted with the bombshell headline of the top trending news story: “NYT reporters’ book details new sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh.” The allegation, Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly write in a New York Times […]

Holder: Democrats ‘Have To Understand’ That ‘Borders Mean Something’

Holder: Democrats 'Have To Understand' That 'Borders Mean Something'. Former United States attorney general Eric Holder said on Saturday Democrats seeking immigration reform “have to understand” that “borders mean something” to the United States. Holder’s comment came in response to a series of questions from CNN’s David Axelrod about the Obama administration’s handling of the crisis at the southern border. […]

NYT updates Kavanaugh ‘bombshell’ to note accuser doesn’t recall alleged assault | Fox News

NYT updates Kavanaugh 'bombshell' to note accuser doesn't recall alleged assault | Fox News. The New York Times suddenly made a major revision to a supposed bombshell piece late Sunday concerning a new allegation of sexual assault by Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh — hours after virtually all 2020 Democratic presidential candidates had cited the original article as a reason […]

America’s Exclusive, Math-Challenged Party

America's Exclusive, Math-Challenged Party. Math is apparently very hard for Democrats, judging from the apparatchiks’ comments on who can run for office on their party’s ticket or contribute to that effort. This week, men and billionaires are out: The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee’s newly appointed executive director wants to cancel male political candidates. Lucinda Guinn, a former executive at pro-abortion […]

It’s Not The NRA Stopping Gun Control, It’s 100 Million U.S. Gun Owners

It’s Not The NRA Stopping Gun Control, It’s 100 Million U.S. Gun Owners. During the Reign of Terror, the most bloodthirsty member of France’s revolutionary government, Jean-Marie Collot d’Herbois, a “vehement, emotional and vulgar man, craving the center of the stage, dramatizing and gesticulating and bellowing when excited” (Ch. 7), called for the executions of “merchants.” For Adolf Hitler and […]

Trump: US ‘locked and loaded’ following Saudi attacks | TheHill

Trump: US 'locked and loaded' following Saudi attacks | TheHill. by Chris Mills Rodrigo · September 15, 2019 President Trump on Sunday said the U.S. is “locked and loaded” as it awaits verification of who was behind a spate of drone attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil supply this weekend. “Saudi Arabia oil supply was attacked,” Trump tweeted. “There is reason […]

McCarthy: Addressing debt would be Republicans’ top priority if they take back House

McCarthy: Addressing debt would be Republicans’ top priority if they take back House. As House Republicans kicked off a 48-hour retreat here Thursday afternoon to plot their path back to the majority, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy told reporters the GOP’s top priority if it retakes the chamber in 2020 would be to address the national debt. “First thing we would […]

The Latest Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Was Hillary Clinton’s Lawyer

The Latest Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Was Hillary Clinton's Lawyer. by Tyler O’Neil · September 15, 2019 On Saturday, The New York Times ran a story repeating allegations that Brett Kavanaugh was drunk at a party in college and had his genitals thrust into a woman’s face. The allegation has not been confirmed, and friends of the alleged victim say she […]

Why Is China Afraid of a Few Free Market Academics? | The National Interest

Why Is China Afraid of a Few Free Market Academics? | The National Interest. by Doug Bandow · September 15, 2019 I visited Beijing a few weeks back. China’s capital continues to impress, full of growth and energy. My first trip there was in 1992 to a city more dependent on bicycles and motor scooters than automobiles, and without block […]

Trump: US ‘Locked and Loaded’ After Attacks on Saudi Oil Supply – Which US Blames on Iran

Trump: US ‘Locked and Loaded’ After Attacks on Saudi Oil Supply – Which US Blames on Iran. President Trump broke his silence Sunday evening on damaging attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure, saying the administration has “reason to believe that we know the culprit” and is “locked and loaded depending on verification.” He added that the U.S. is “waiting to hear […]

After Another Allegation in New York Times, Trump Urges Kavanaugh to Sue

After Another Allegation in New York Times, Trump Urges Kavanaugh to Sue. President Donald Trump accused Democrats and members of the press of waging an influence campaign against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh Sunday, after another allegation of sexual misconduct against the justice appeared in The New York Times. The president suggested that Kavanaugh bring civil suits for libel and […]

Democratic 2020 Presidential Race: Joe Biden Survives Shaky Debate Performance | National Review

Democratic 2020 Presidential Race: Joe Biden Survives Shaky Debate Performance | National Review. The Democratic frontrunner slipped but didn’t fall at Thursday’s debate. Joe Biden rambled and stumbled during the third Democratic presidential debate in Houston Thursday night. Somehow, he still managed not to lose it. Biden is a weak frontrunner, and his greatest weakness was on full display in […]

Feinstein to host fundraiser for Biden, in another apparent snub of fellow Californian Kamala Harris | Fox News

Feinstein to host fundraiser for Biden, in another apparent snub of fellow Californian Kamala Harris | Fox News. BFFs in D.C.? Apparently not U.S. Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris of California. According to reports, Feinstein, the senior senator from the Golden State, will throw a fundraiser next month for Democratic 2020 presidential frontrunner Joe Biden — and not for […]

‘King Bibi’ fights for his political life in Israeli election – Reuters

'King Bibi' fights for his political life in Israeli election – Reuters. Twenty years after Benjamin Netanyahu’s first term as Israel’s prime minister ended, the man hailed by supporters as “King Bibi” is again fighting for his political survival in a rerun election. Opinion polls predict a close race when Israel goes to the polls on Tuesday, five months after […]

Why Polls Now?

Why Polls Now?. Why are we so beset with polls so long before an election? An election whose candidates are still unknown? Just to be clear, these are not opinion polls, nor election polls; they are variants of push polls. These polls are used not to reflect public opinion, but to try to shape opinion or grow an audience. The […]

Powell’s Latest Motion In Michael Flynn’s Case Is A Russiagate Bombshell

Powell’s Latest Motion In Michael Flynn’s Case Is A Russiagate Bombshell. by Margot Cleveland · September 12, 2019 On Wednesday, the previously sealed Motion to Compel filed against federal prosecutors in the Michael Flynn case was made public with only minor redactions. Just the day before, during a hearing before federal judge Emmet Sullivan, Flynn’s attorney, Sidney Powell, had highlighted […]

Trump holds call with Netanyahu to discuss possible US-Israel defense treaty | TheHill

Trump holds call with Netanyahu to discuss possible US-Israel defense treaty | TheHill. by Tal Axelrod · September 14, 2019 President Trump said he spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday to discuss a possible defense treaty between the U.S. and Israel. Trump tweeted that he held a call with Netanyahu to discuss the potential treaty, arguing it […]

McCarthy ‘not concerned about any retirement’ except Hurd’s

McCarthy ‘not concerned about any retirement’ except Hurd’s. by Lindsey McPherson · September 13, 2019 BALTIMORE — House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said the only Republican seat that will be open in 2020 due to a member of his conference retiring that he’s worried about losing is Rep. Will Hurd’s in Texas’ 23rd District. “That’s a tough seat. Will Hurd […]

Parents of murdered Democratic staffer Seth Rich can sue Fox News: U.S. court – Reuters

Parents of murdered Democratic staffer Seth Rich can sue Fox News: U.S. court – Reuters. A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit against Fox News Network over its reporting on Seth Rich, a former Democratic National Committee employee whose unsolved murder sparked uncorroborated right-wing conspiracy theories. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said Rich’s parents, […]

Air Force Deal at Trump Scottish Resort Was Made Under Obama…

Air Force Deal at Trump Scottish Resort Was Made Under Obama…. by Matt Margolis · September 14, 2019 In April, the House Oversight Committee began investigating why an Air National Guard crew flying back and from to and from Kuwait stopped at Trump’s Turnberry resort near Glasgow, Scotland. House Democrats were quick to accuse Trump of financially benefitting off the […]

Leading Democrats Ensure that Trump Remains in Power | The National Interest

Leading Democrats Ensure that Trump Remains in Power | The National Interest. by Hunter DeRensis · September 13, 2019 Even as Rand Paul and Liz Cheney are embroiled in a vicious feud—Paul called her a “warmonger” and Cheney declared that he puts “terrorists first”—the Democratic Party held a single presidential debate that was tame in contrast with the fireworks on […]

Pelosi: Trump Diverting $3.6B to Build Border Wall ‘Is Bad for Security of Our Border’

Pelosi: Trump Diverting $3.6B to Build Border Wall ‘Is Bad for Security of Our Border’. Using money earmarked for construction projects to build a wall to secure the border “is bad for security of our border” and is “undermining our national security,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Thursday. President Donald Trump’s decision to reallocate $3.6 billion to fund border […]

Beto O’Rourke’s Gun-Confiscation Proposal Is Unconstitutional but Clarifying | National Review

Beto O'Rourke's Gun-Confiscation Proposal Is Unconstitutional but Clarifying | National Review. At the Democratic-primary debate in Houston last night, Beto O’Rourke formally killed off one of the gun-control movement’s favorite taunts: The famous “Nobody is coming for your guns, wingnut.” Asked bluntly whether he was proposing confiscation, O’Rourke abandoned the disingenuous euphemisms that have hitherto marked his descent into extremism, […]

Navy Destroyer Tests China’s Claim to Disputed S. China Sea Islands

Navy Destroyer Tests China's Claim to Disputed S. China Sea Islands. by Bill Gertz · September 13, 2019 A Navy destroyer sailed close to disputed South China Sea islands in a direct challenge to Chinese maritime claims over the strategic waterway. U.S. and allied warships and aircraft have stepped up naval and air patrols to challenge China’s claims to control […]

Impeachment is dead and Democrats should thank Pelosi for saving them from themselves

Impeachment is dead and Democrats should thank Pelosi for saving them from themselves. by Eddie Scarry · September 13, 2019 Liberals desperately need to see impeachment happen, if for nothing more than to soothe their own hurt feelings. It’s hard not to feel bad for them now, as they realize that it’s just not going to happen. Washington Post columnist […]

Pension funds in Iran on brink of collapse amid US ‘maximum pressure’ campaign | Fox News

Pension funds in Iran on brink of collapse amid US ‘maximum pressure’ campaign | Fox News. The Iranian president urges the U.S. to end financial penalties against the Islamic Republic; State Department correspondent Rich Edson reports. EXCLUSIVE: Crippling sanctions imposed by the United States on Iran since President Trump’s withdrawal from the nuclear deal last year have left pension funds […]

Make No Mistake: The GOP is Losing Texas

Make No Mistake: The GOP is Losing Texas. To date, five congressmen from Texas have resigned instead of seeking re-election in 2020. Their resignations signal two things from GOP leadership. The first is the realization that Texas is now lost. The second is that this loss is due entirely to the changing demographics resulting from legal and illegal immigration. The […]

It’s Not The NRA Stopping Gun Control, It’s 100 Million U.S. Gun Owners

It’s Not The NRA Stopping Gun Control, It’s 100 Million U.S. Gun Owners. by Mark Overstreet · September 13, 2019 During the Reign of Terror, the most bloodthirsty member of France’s revolutionary government, Jean-Marie Collot d’Herbois, a “vehement, emotional and vulgar man, craving the center of the stage, dramatizing and gesticulating and bellowing when excited” (Ch. 7), called for the […]

Appeals court allows Trump emoluments case to move forward | TheHill

Appeals court allows Trump emoluments case to move forward | TheHill. by Brett Samuels · September 13, 2019 A federal appeals court in New York on Friday ruled that a lawsuit accusing President Trump of violating the Emoluments Clause can proceed after a lower court had thrown out the case. A panel of judges with the 2nd Circuit Court of […]

Trump vows to campaign for more House Republicans after North Carolina wins

Trump vows to campaign for more House Republicans after North Carolina wins. President Donald Trump told House Republicans gathered here Thursday for their annual conference retreat that he plans to campaign in more of their districts to help with their 2020 races. “I’m going to stop at every community that I can. We’re going to make a list of 50 […]

Biden falsely claims Obama ‘didn’t lock people up in cages’ – WND

Biden falsely claims Obama 'didn't lock people up in cages' – WND. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden falsely claimed during the Democratic debate in Houston on Thursday night that the Obama administration “didn’t lock people up in cages.” Moderator Jorge Ramos of the Spanish-language Univision asked the former vice president under Barack Obama him why Latinos should trust him, noting […]

Piers Morgan Rips BBC For Making Films That Teach Kids There Are 100 Genders

Piers Morgan Rips BBC For Making Films That Teach Kids There Are 100 Genders. Good Morning Britain co-host Piers Morgan wasted no time in tearing to shreds a claim that there are at least 100 genders for human beings, a position the BBC is teaching to young children in a series of educational videos. Morgan went so far in mocking […]

Florist Asks High Court to Uphold Right to Decline Order for Gay Wedding

Florist Asks High Court to Uphold Right to Decline Order for Gay Wedding. by Rachel del Guidice · September 13, 2019 A Christian legal group that specializes in religious liberty has asked the Supreme Court to reconsider the case of a florist who declined to provide flower arrangements for a same-sex wedding. In June, the Washington state Supreme Court again […]

Andrew McCabe: Breaking Down Report of Imminent Indictment | National Review

Andrew McCabe: Breaking Down Report of Imminent Indictment | National Review. Federal prosecutors in Washington have recommended that criminal charges be filed against Andrew McCabe, the FBI’s former deputy director, and the Justice Department has rejected a last-ditch appeal by McCabe’s lawyers, according to a report on Thursday by Fox News. This clears the way for what appears to be […]

Trump Era Not as Extraordinary as Never-Trumpers Think

Trump Era Not as Extraordinary as Never-Trumpers Think. Around Washington, in sundry upscale locales, in large quadrants of the internet, you still encounter lamentations about Donald Trump’s takeover of the Republican Party and prophecies of the party’s approaching doom. Never-Trumpers are less thick on the ground than among ordinary voters, but they have an echo in affluent southern and southwest […]

Beto 2020: Make America evil again

Beto 2020: Make America evil again. by Tom Rogan · September 13, 2019 At the Democratic presidential primary debate on Thursday, Beto O’Rourke offered a new narrative for America. Make America understand that it’s evil, again. I say that in all seriousness. O’Rourke’s vision of America’s founding and ensuing identity can only be viewed as a vision of an evil […]

Debate descends into melee over health care, Obama, socialism as Dems struggle to show unity | Fox News

Debate descends into melee over health care, Obama, socialism as Dems struggle to show unity | Fox News. Long-simmering health care policy disputes between Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren exploded into the open during Thursday night’s Democratic primary debate, as the candidates — often with raised voices — laid bare their fundamental disagreements on “Medicare-for-all.” Amid the melee, […]

Pete Buttigieg: Dumbest Ever Smart Person?

Pete Buttigieg: Dumbest Ever Smart Person?. At CNN’s climate change freak show telethon, Buttigieg — the South Bend, Ind. mayor, 2020 Democratic Party presidential hopeful, and Harvard- and Oxford-educated Rhodes scholar — said in front of the entire world that defeating climate change will perhaps be more difficult than defeating the Nazis in World War 2. This is the kind […]

Powell’s Latest Motion In Michael Flynn’s Case Is A Russiagate Bombshell

Powell’s Latest Motion In Michael Flynn’s Case Is A Russiagate Bombshell. by Margot Cleveland · September 12, 2019 On Wednesday, the previously sealed Motion to Compel filed against federal prosecutors in the Michael Flynn case was made public with only minor redactions. Just the day before, during a hearing before federal judge Emmet Sullivan, Flynn’s attorney, Sidney Powell, had highlighted […]

Biden slams Sanders over health care: ‘For a socialist you got a lot more confidence in corporate America than I do’ | TheHill

Biden slams Sanders over health care: 'For a socialist you got a lot more confidence in corporate America than I do' | TheHill. by Tal Axelrod · September 12, 2019 Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) tangled over health care at the outset of Thursday night’s Democratic presidential primary debate, with Biden labeling the Vermont Independent […]

Trump vows to campaign for more House Republicans after North Carolina wins

Trump vows to campaign for more House Republicans after North Carolina wins. President Donald Trump told House Republicans gathered here Thursday for their annual conference retreat that he plans to campaign in more of their districts to help with their 2020 races. “I’m going to stop at every community that I can. We’re going to make a list of 50 […]

Judicial Watch: Rosenstein plotted Trump coup – WND

Judicial Watch: Rosenstein plotted Trump coup – WND. Newly obtained Justice Department documents confirm top officials, led by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, attempted a coup of President Trump, according to Washington watchdog Judicial Watch. Judicial Watch obtained 14 pages of records that show how officials orchestrated a response to a Sept. 21, 2018, New York Times report regarding discussions […]

‘Extremely Unfair’: Sanders Denies His Form of Socialism Is the Same as Venezuela’s or Cuba’s | Trending

'Extremely Unfair': Sanders Denies His Form of Socialism Is the Same as Venezuela's or Cuba's | Trending. by Nicholas Ballasy · September 12, 2019 Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), a Democratic presidential candidate, argued that his support for “democratic socialism” is not the same as the form of socialism that the government has imposed in countries such as Venezuela and Cuba. […]

Uh Oh: China’s Air Force Now Has Russian-Built Su-35 Flanker-E Fighters | The National Interest

Uh Oh: China's Air Force Now Has Russian-Built Su-35 Flanker-E Fighters | The National Interest. The Su-35 is a very advanced plane that would expand China’s reach and capabilities near and over contested territories. The Sukhoi Su-35 Flanker-E has entered service with the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) according to the Chinese Ministry of Defense. The advanced Russian-built fourth […]

Sen. Harris: Trump ‘Didn’t Pull the Trigger,’ But He’s Been ‘Tweeting Out the Ammunition’

Sen. Harris: Trump ‘Didn’t Pull the Trigger,’ But He’s Been ‘Tweeting Out the Ammunition’. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) accused President Donald Trump on Thursday of being indirectly responsible for the recent mass shootings because of what he says on Twitter. During ABC’s Democratic presidential debate, ABC’s David Muir asked, “You have said that you would take executive action on guns […]

Why Flushing the ‘Clean Water Rule’ Was the Right Thing to Do

Why Flushing the ‘Clean Water Rule’ Was the Right Thing to Do. by Daren Bakst · September 12, 2019 Thursday saw a major win for the rule of law, property rights, and the environment: The Trump administration announced that it had finalized its repeal of President Barack Obama’s infamous 2015 Clean Water Rule. For decades, the Environmental Protection Agency and […]

Hong Kong Protesters Want Democracy, Accountability, Autonomy, and U.S. Support – Reason.com

Hong Kong Protesters Want Democracy, Accountability, Autonomy, and U.S. Support – Reason.com. Hongkongers booed the Chinese national anthem before a soccer match on Tuesday night. That’s an illegal act in mainland China. After more than three months of sustained protests in Hong Kong, nobody seems quite sure what will happen next. But it’s clear that the government’s formal withdrawal of […]

Donald Trump: Personal Presidential Style Is His Achilles Heel | National Review

Donald Trump: Personal Presidential Style Is His Achilles Heel | National Review. If the president can become a bit more presidential, his reelection will be all but assured. This is the time for President Trump to deprive his enemies of the last weapon that could be employed against him that could cause him any harm: the largely false, but still […]

Biden Tried to Buy Putin’s Support for Iraq War With Promise of Oil Money

Biden Tried to Buy Putin's Support for Iraq War With Promise of Oil Money. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is desperate to translate the British public’s June 2016 vote to leave the European Union into a concrete Brexit. But the real issue is far older and more important than whether 52 percent of Britain finally became understandably aggrieved by the […]

Is England Still Part of Europe?

Is England Still Part of Europe?. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is desperate to translate the British public’s June 2016 vote to leave the European Union into a concrete Brexit. But the real issue is far older and more important than whether 52 percent of Britain finally became understandably aggrieved by the increasingly anti-democratic and German-controlled European Union. England is […]

Democrats engulfed in confusion over impeachment plans

Democrats engulfed in confusion over impeachment plans. by Susan Ferrechio · September 12, 2019 Are House Democrats conducting an impeachment inquiry? It depends who you ask. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler of New York and many liberal Democrats claim the panel is conducting a formal inquiry into whether to impeach President Trump, even though the House has not voted […]

Trump touts border wall progress, optimistic after recent court victories | Fox News

Trump touts border wall progress, optimistic after recent court victories | Fox News. Former acting director of ICE Ronald D. Vitiello reacts to the latest border apprehension numbers. President Trump on Wednesday expressed optimism in his effort to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border and said recent court victories will help pave a way around “obstructionist Democrats.” Building the […]

How Obama’s Iran Deal Funded Terrorism

How Obama's Iran Deal Funded Terrorism. In 2015, the Iranian Khomeinist regime received up to $150 billion into its bank accounts from the Obama administration. That windfall of cash was provided through terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the Iran Nuclear Deal. That gusher of western cash then flowed directly into terror funding, even though Iranian experts […]

Bolton’s Out. Here’s What Trump Needs From A National Security Advisor

Bolton’s Out. Here’s What Trump Needs From A National Security Advisor. by John Allen Gay · September 11, 2019 In a lunchtime tweet storm Tuesday, President Donald Trump announced he’d fired his national security advisor, John Bolton. It’s about time. The president stated that he “disagreed strongly with many of [Bolton’s] suggestions, as did others in the Administration.” Bolton had […]

Pompeo sees status grow with Bolton exit | TheHill

Pompeo sees status grow with Bolton exit | TheHill. by Morgan Chalfant · September 11, 2019 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has solidified his status as President Trump’s most influential adviser on foreign policy with the ouster of former national security adviser John Bolton. Trump on Wednesday tore into Bolton, mocking him as “Mr. Tough Guy” and blaming him for […]

White House keeping foreign aid spending on a tight leash

White House keeping foreign aid spending on a tight leash. by Paul M. Krawzak · September 11, 2019 The White House is slowly releasing its previous hold on State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development funds that lapse after Sept. 30, according to sources familiar with the move. But the agencies still could face difficulty spending it all before […]

Son of 9/11 victim rips Omar for ‘some people did something’ – WND

Son of 9/11 victim rips Omar for 'some people did something' – WND. The tendency of many on the left to obscure the culprits of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks was on display Wednesday at the 9/11 memorial event in New York City. When Nicholas Haros Jr. stepped up to the microphone to remember his 76-year-old mother who died in […]

California’s A.B. 5 Threatens to Destroy Uber and the Gig Economy

California's A.B. 5 Threatens to Destroy Uber and the Gig Economy. by Tyler O’Neil · September 11, 2019 In recent years, companies like Uber and Lyft have provided workers a new opportunity to make a buck on their own schedules, choosing when to work and when not to work. Some drivers choose to work at “surge” times, when demand is […]

The F-22 Will Live and Fight on to 2045 and Beyond | The National Interest

The F-22 Will Live and Fight on to 2045 and Beyond | The National Interest. The Air Force is rapidly pursuing a new “agile software development” strategy for its F-22 Raptor to quickly equip the stealth fighter with new sensors, improved radar and avionics, faster computer processors and greatly enhanced weapons technology, service officials said. The acquisition strategy, called Raptor […]

Taliban Marks 9/11 Anniversary With Defiance, Rocket Attacks

Taliban Marks 9/11 Anniversary With Defiance, Rocket Attacks. With defiant statements directed at President Trump and the Afghan government, the Taliban marked the 18th anniversary of 9/11 by claiming to have fired missiles at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul and the U.S. Air Force Base at Bagram. The terrorist group said in a statement its “mujahideen” had fired missiles at […]

Charter Schools vs. the Education Monopoly – Reason.com

Charter Schools vs. the Education Monopoly – Reason.com. With most services, you get to shop around, but rarely can you do that with government-run schools. Philadelphia mom Elaine Wells was upset to learn that there were fights every day in the school her son attended. So she walked him over to another school. “We went to go enroll and we […]

Democrats’ Fracking Bans: Bad for the Economy, Bad for the Environment | National Review

Democrats' Fracking Bans: Bad for the Economy, Bad for the Environment | National Review. Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts promises that if she is elected president, she will issue an immediate unilateral prohibition — based on some presidential power that she’ll invent as soon as she gets around to it — on the method of natural-gas production known colloquially as […]

The Crime Decline Might Be Over

The Crime Decline Might Be Over. by Charles Fain Lehman · September 10, 2019 America’s long-running crime decline appears to have come to a halt, a new report from the Bureau of Justice Statistics indicates. For nearly three decades, federal crime tracking databases have shown a precipitous drop in violent crime. This “Great American Crime Decline” is one of the […]

A Theory on Why Trump’s GOP Approval Rating (the Real One) Is So High

A Theory on Why Trump's GOP Approval Rating (the Real One) Is So High. Early Monday morning, Donald Trump tweeted: “94% Approval Rating in the Republican Party, a record. Thank you!” Where the president got this specific number remains a mystery. Recent polls by YouGov put his GOP approval roughly 10 points lower, and Gallup, which has tracked Trump’s popularity […]

Kamala Harris staffers accidentally left a campaign memo at a restaurant: Here’s what it says

Kamala Harris staffers accidentally left a campaign memo at a restaurant: Here’s what it says. by Emily Larsen · September 9, 2019 Kamala Harris’ campaign staff accidentally left an internal memo at a Manchester, New Hampshire, restaurant that was intended to prepare the California senator for questions about her poor poll numbers and limited number of presidential campaign stops in […]

Fevered speculation over John Bolton’s replacement as national security adviser | Fox News

Fevered speculation over John Bolton's replacement as national security adviser | Fox News. John Bolton’s departure from the White House had been building for some time; chief White House correspondent John Roberts reports. A bumper crop of potential candidates for national security adviser is emerging following John Bolton’s abrupt exit from the White House on Tuesday. Amid a number of […]

How Obama’s Iran Deal Funded Terrorism

How Obama's Iran Deal Funded Terrorism. In 2015, the Iranian Khomeinist regime received up to $150 billion into its bank accounts from the Obama administration. That windfall of cash was provided through terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the Iran Nuclear Deal. That gusher of western cash then flowed directly into terror funding, even though Iranian experts […]

Joe Biden Isn’t Even Close To A Moderate

Joe Biden Isn't Even Close To A Moderate. by Shawn Fleetwood · September 10, 2019 If you’ve been watching the coverage of the 2020 Democratic primary, the mainstream media would have you believe former vice president Joe Biden is a moderate in the race. That is simply not the case. In fact, it’s the exact opposite. Although Biden stated to […]

Trump ousts Bolton in messy breakup | TheHill

Trump ousts Bolton in messy breakup | TheHill. by Morgan Chalfant · September 10, 2019 President Trump abruptly ousted John Bolton as his national security adviser on Tuesday, sending Washington reeling with a particularly messy staff breakup. Trump in a series of tweets said he told Bolton on Monday night that his services were “no longer needed at the White […]

Republicans hold on to North Carolina’s 9th District in redo election

Republicans hold on to North Carolina’s 9th District in redo election. Republicans have narrowly held on to a North Carolina district that President Donald Trump won by 12 points in 2016. It’s a relief for a party already in the minority but not enough to ease GOP fears about slippage in the suburbs. With 95 percent of precincts reporting, GOP […]

U.S. church cancels 9/11 event due to Muslim pressure – WND

U.S. church cancels 9/11 event due to Muslim pressure – WND. A Michigan church canceled a 9/11 event critical of the interfaith movement and Islamic supremacism after complaints from the Council on American-Islamic Relations and politicians. Bloomfield Hills Baptist Church was to host a two-day event called “9/11 forgotten? Is Michigan surrendering to Islam?” on Wednesday and Thursday. A former […]

Did Robert Mueller Help Saudi Arabia Cover Up Its Role in 9/11 Attacks? | Trending

Did Robert Mueller Help Saudi Arabia Cover Up Its Role in 9/11 Attacks? | Trending. by Rick Moran · September 8, 2019 A lawsuit filed by the families and survivors of the 9/11 attacks claims that, while he was Director of the FBI in 2001, former special counsel Robert Mueller helped cover up the role of the Saudi Arabian government […]

Iranian Regime Celebrates John Bolton’s Exit

Iranian Regime Celebrates John Bolton’s Exit. The Iranian regime on Tuesday welcomed news of National Security Advisor John Bolton’s departure, saying the White House would now be in a position to better understand “the realities in Iran.” “With the ousting of its biggest proponent of war and economic terrorism, the White House will have fewer obstacles to understanding the realities […]

The Latest College Lunacy: Correct English Grammar Is ‘Racist’

The Latest College Lunacy: Correct English Grammar Is ‘Racist’. by Walter E. Williams · September 11, 2019 Just when we thought colleges could not spout loonier ideas, we have a new one from American University. They hired a professor to teach other professors to grade students based on their “labor” rather than their writing ability. The professor that American University […]

The Department of Homeland Security Is a Mess of Misconduct and Ineptitude – Reason.com

The Department of Homeland Security Is a Mess of Misconduct and Ineptitude – Reason.com. With bigger government now popular on both the nationalist right and the progressive left, it’s an appropriate moment to review what constitutes existing government. A recent inspector general’s report may offers some crucial insights. The report shows that the inner workings at the most recently created […]

Democrats’ Fracking Bans: Bad for the Economy, Bad for the Environment | National Review

Democrats' Fracking Bans: Bad for the Economy, Bad for the Environment | National Review. Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts promises that if she is elected president, she will issue an immediate unilateral prohibition — based on some presidential power that she’ll invent as soon as she gets around to it — on the method of natural-gas production known colloquially as […]

Harris Agrees With Salon Editor on Police Officers: They ‘Just Harass and Take Up Space In Poor Communities’

Harris Agrees With Salon Editor on Police Officers: They 'Just Harass and Take Up Space In Poor Communities'. Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (Calif.) acknowledged Salon’s editor-at-large D. Watkins was “right” about police officers after he claimed “they just harass and take up space in poor communities.” Harris’s campaign released a 31-minute campaign video on Monday that included Harris […]

Democrats Once Again Embrace Population Control to Save the Planet

Democrats Once Again Embrace Population Control to Save the Planet. Is the left once again embracing Malthusian population control in order to save the planet? Of all the preposterous proposals put forward by the Democratic presidential candidates during the CNN climate change town hall meeting last week, the dumbest wasn’t outlawing plastic straws, incandescent light bulbs or air travel. It […]

Is military money really propping up a Trump resort?

Is military money really propping up a Trump resort?. by Byron York · September 9, 2019 Politico reported Friday that the U.S. Air Force “may have helped line the president’s pockets” by making an “odd” refueling stop at an airport in Scotland not far from the Trump Organization’s money-losing Turnberry hotel and golf course. House Democrats are investigating whether the […]

Media Meltdown over Trump’s Hurricane Predictions

Media Meltdown over Trump’s Hurricane Predictions. It seems that anything President Trump says or does can trigger the media into a state of stupidity or psychosis, or both. The Trump-hating media has been suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder since November 2016, relapsing into insanity after each Trump tweet. The latest trigger is Trump’s tweet about the potential course of Hurricane […]

What Happened During Flynn Lawyer’s Secret Meeting With Judge?

What Happened During Flynn Lawyer’s Secret Meeting With Judge?. On Thursday, two docket entries in the criminal case against Michael Flynn provided a roadmap to the next steps in the case that took a surprise turn last week. As I reported earlier this week, while Americans prepared for the long Labor Day weekend, lawyer Sidney Powell, who had taken over […]

Trump says US must be ‘careful’ about admitting people from Bahamas | TheHill

Trump says US must be 'careful' about admitting people from Bahamas | TheHill. by Brett Samuels · September 9, 2019 President Trump said Monday that the United States needs to be “careful” in making sure everyone entering the country from the Bahamas has proper documentation, suggesting dangerous individuals could sneak into the U.S. along with those seeking refuge following Hurricane […]

Why talking about Trump isn’t enough to motivate minority voters

Why talking about Trump isn’t enough to motivate minority voters. by Simone Pathé · September 9, 2019 If Democrats are going to flip North Carolina’s 9th District this week, they need minority voters in the rural, eastern part of the district to vote. That’s why the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, which has spent more than a million dollars on this […]

Fast-food giant: The word ‘ham’ in hamburger too offensive for Muslims – WND

Fast-food giant: The word 'ham' in hamburger too offensive for Muslims – WND. The U.S. House of Representatives changed its dress code to accommodate a Muslim, so it’s clear that the demands of members of that religion are influential. Now a major restaurant chain is changing its sandwich names to avoid offending Muslims. Advertisement – story continues below The Business […]

Surprise! The F-117 Nighthawk Stealth Fighter Is Back in Action | The National Interest

Surprise! The F-117 Nighthawk Stealth Fighter Is Back in Action | The National Interest. by David Axe · September 10, 2019 F-22 stealth fighters assumed the F-117s’ strike role pending the introduction of F-35 stealth fighter-bombers. Eleven years after the U.S. Air Force retired the type, an F-117 Nighthawk stealth fighter has made yet another public appearance. Dismantled and being […]

Harris Would ‘End Mass Incarceration,’ End War on Drugs, and ‘Reform the Policing System’

Harris Would 'End Mass Incarceration,' End War on Drugs, and 'Reform the Policing System'. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), one of many Democrats running for president, on Monday outlined her lengthy plan to “transform the criminal justice system and re-envision public safety in America.” She calls criminal justice reform “the civil rights issue of our time.” In a nutshell, she wants […]

Over 6 Million Americans Drop Off Food Stamps Under Trump Presidency

Over 6 Million Americans Drop Off Food Stamps Under Trump Presidency. Roughly 6.3 million Americans have dropped off food stamps since President Donald Trump’s first month in office. Data from the Agriculture Department shows 6,268,285 individuals have left the food stamp program since Trump took office. In February 2017, the first month after Trump took office, 42,297,791 persons were participating […]

No, Trump Rallies Didn’t Increase Hate Crimes by 226 Percent – Reason.com

No, Trump Rallies Didn’t Increase Hate Crimes by 226 Percent – Reason.com. In the aftermath of August’s mass shooting in El Paso, a cursory glance at the news might have left you with the impression that there were two villains that day: the white supremacist who viciously killed 22 people and wounded 24 more, and President Donald Trump, who supposedly […]

Liberal Author: Red Hats ‘Make Disenfranchised People Feel Unsafe’ | National Review

Liberal Author: Red Hats ‘Make Disenfranchised People Feel Unsafe’ | National Review. Rebecca Makkai, a former finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, apparently believes red hats make ‘disenfranchised people feel unsafe.’ A prominent liberal author has compared the red “Make America Great Again” hats to Nazi swastikas, and told “normal people” — that is, people who […]

Sec. Pompeo: Conditions for the Taliban Are ‘About To Get Worse’ After Aborted Talks

Sec. Pompeo: Conditions for the Taliban Are 'About To Get Worse' After Aborted Talks. by Graham Piro · September 8, 2019 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said “conditions are about to get worse” for the Taliban in Afghanistan after President Donald Trump called off a meeting between Afghan president Ashraf Ghani, Taliban leaders, and the United States. “We’re going to […]

“Climate Change” Is A Hoax

“Climate Change” Is A Hoax. I hate science, evidently, because I’m woke to the manifest truth about what the leftist elite currently calls “climate change.” It is the second most staggering fraud ever perpetrated upon the American people after the media’s promotion of the unstoppable candidacy of Beto (who is a furry). Like some suckers still do, I once believed […]

‘Am I fit enough?’ Biden says questions about his age are ‘totally appropriate’

'Am I fit enough?’ Biden says questions about his age are ‘totally appropriate’. by Tim Pearce · September 8, 2019 Former Vice President Joe Biden blamed his contacts as the reason why his left eye filled with blood during CNN’s climate change town hall last week. Biden answered questions on his policies to combat climate change for 40 minutes on […]

Guns, impeachment push, border wall: What’s in store as Congress returns from recess | Fox News

Guns, impeachment push, border wall: What's in store as Congress returns from recess | Fox News. Impeachment looms over House fall agenda; Daily Caller editorial director Vince Coglianese and Democratic strategist Zach Friend weigh in. As Congress heads back to work on Monday in Washington after a six-week recess, lawmakers who already have struggled to pass substantive legislation this term […]

Why Are Republicans Caving to Socialist Price-Setters?

Why Are Republicans Caving to Socialist Price-Setters?. If you look around, it’s hard not to conclude that we are in an especially critical political moment. The Democrats, half driven to madness by anti-Trump rage and freed to state their true convictions by Trump’s unsettling of the status quo, headed straight to the Loony Left. The Republican picture is more complicated. […]

Biden atop new poll as Warren makes gains, Sanders and Harris slip | TheHill

Biden atop new poll as Warren makes gains, Sanders and Harris slip | TheHill. by Justin Wise · September 8, 2019 Former Vice President Joe Biden remains the 2020 favorite among Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents, according to a new poll from ABC News and The Washington Post that shows Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) gaining ground in her presidential bid and […]

Republican retirements raise questions about GOP optimism in 2020

Republican retirements raise questions about GOP optimism in 2020. by Bridget Bowman · September 6, 2019 The recent string of House Republican retirements — even those from ruby-red districts — have raised new questions about whether GOP lawmakers are pessimistic about winning back the House in 2020. Some Republican political operatives were split on what the recent retirements say about […]

6.2 million Americans off food stamps under Trump – WND

6.2 million Americans off food stamps under Trump – WND. More than 6.2 million individuals dropped off food stamps since President Donald Trump completed his first full month in office, according to the latest data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The most recent USDA data shows that 6,268,285 individuals discontinued their participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program […]

Trump Cancels Secret Meeting at Camp David With Taliban After Attack | Trending

Trump Cancels Secret Meeting at Camp David With Taliban After Attack | Trending. by Rick Moran · September 8, 2019 Just days before the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Donald Trump announced that he has called off peace negotiations with one of the allies of the terror group that perpetrated those attacks. Trump announced on Twitter that he was […]

Pompeo Warns That Conditions For the Taliban Are ‘About to Get Worse’

Pompeo Warns That Conditions For the Taliban Are ‘About to Get Worse’. by Patrick Goodenough · September 8, 2019 Defense Secretary Mark Esper and chairman of the Joint Chiefs Of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford. (Photo by Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images) (CNSNews.com) – As accusations flew Sunday over a stalled Afghanistan peace initiative, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned that conditions for […]

Our National Interest and the South China Sea

Our National Interest and the South China Sea. It’s difficult to explain how a country goes about defining its national interests. Sure, we know the policy processes. We know the considerations. Interests in borders, war, and peace are easy to understand. But why are other, more abstract interests, such as American concern for the freedom of navigation in a far-flung […]

No, Trump Rallies Didn’t Increase Hate Crimes by 226 Percent – Reason.com

No, Trump Rallies Didn’t Increase Hate Crimes by 226 Percent – Reason.com. In the aftermath of August’s mass shooting in El Paso, a cursory glance at the news might have left you with the impression that there were two villains that day: the white supremacist who viciously killed 22 people and wounded 24 more, and President Donald Trump, who supposedly […]

The Wages of Woke – Washington Free Beacon

The Wages of Woke – Washington Free Beacon. by Matthew Continetti · September 6, 2019 Time was, CEOs of mighty enterprises shied away from politics, especially hot-button social and cultural issues. They focused instead on the bottom line. They maximized shareholder value by delivering goods and services to customers. Some businessmen still operate by this principle. In doing so they […]

American Soccer Has a Dangerous Love Affair With Antifa Thuggery

American Soccer Has a Dangerous Love Affair With Antifa Thuggery. There’s a war brewing between soccer fans and Major League Soccer (MLS) that could seriously stall the league’s growth. A flood of progressive fans from independent supporter groups are fighting tooth and nail to show their support at stadiums for the violent Antifa movement, thrusting their fringe political beliefs onto […]

Trump cancels secret Camp David peace talks with Taliban after deadly bombing in Kabul

Trump cancels secret Camp David peace talks with Taliban after deadly bombing in Kabul. by Daniel Chaitin · September 7, 2019 President Trump said he canceled secret peace talks with the Taliban after the group was credited for a car bomb that killed two NATO and American service members in Kabul last week. The president made the announcement Saturday on […]

Joe Biden makes unfortunate ‘Freudian slip’ as he targets ‘Donald Hump’ | Fox News

Joe Biden makes unfortunate ‘Freudian slip’ as he targets ‘Donald Hump’ | Fox News. It’s a line former vice president Joe Biden uses repeatedly on the campaign trail as he jabs at the man he hopes to replace in the White House, President Trump. But as the front-runner in the Democratic nomination race addressed thousands of party activists at the […]

Chick-fil-A opens first international store as eager customers step over bodies of ‘die-in’ protesters

Chick-fil-A opens first international store as eager customers step over bodies of 'die-in' protesters. There is something magical and quietly hilarious about the ability of a fast food chain peddling chicken to arouse deep outrage from the alienated few and yet record-setting patronage by the greater public. Chick-fil-A manages to do the seemingly impossible: it enjoys the largest per store […]

What If Americans Wanted Freedom As Much As Hong Kongers Do?

What If Americans Wanted Freedom As Much As Hong Kongers Do?. by Adam Mill · September 6, 2019 As I watch the fearless Hong Kong protesters risk life and limb, standing up to the Chinese juggernaut to protect freedom, I can’t help but wistfully wish we’re witnessing the beginning of a spreading popular movement. In my heart of hearts, it’s […]

Wave of GOP retirements threatens 2020 comeback | TheHill

Wave of GOP retirements threatens 2020 comeback | TheHill. by Scott Wong · September 7, 2019 A wave of House GOP retirements that accelerated during the August recess is creating fresh headaches for party leaders and suggesting Republicans see little chance of winning back the chamber in 2020. So far, 15 Republicans have announced this cycle that they are retiring, […]

Trump drags ‘Sharpiegate’ into second day as latest self-inflicted wound festers

Trump drags ‘Sharpiegate’ into second day as latest self-inflicted wound festers. President Donald Trump on Thursday dragged another self-created scandal into another day as he defended a map he displayed a day earlier of Hurricane Dorian’s expected path that appeared to have been altered, prompting howls from Democrats and accusations that he was putting lives in danger. White House aides […]

Why socialists in Congress are holding up new NAFTA – WND

Why socialists in Congress are holding up new NAFTA – WND. by Curtis Ellis · September 6, 2019 Private property is a fundamental right in America and a central point of President Trump’s America First trade agenda. It figures prominently in the new agreement to replace NAFTA and our trade confrontation with China. To be blunt, America believes in private […]

Malik Obama, Brother of Barack, Floats Run for Congress Against Ilhan Omar | Trending

Malik Obama, Brother of Barack, Floats Run for Congress Against Ilhan Omar | Trending. by Matt Margolis · September 6, 2019 On Friday, Malik Obama, the estranged half-brother of former president Barack Obama, went to Twitter to ask his followers if he should run against Ilhan Omar for Congress. What do you think folks. Should I run against @Ilhan for […]

The First ‘Invasion’ of Texas | The National Interest

The First 'Invasion' of Texas | The National Interest. The 1950s were the era of the Hollywood blockbuster, epic quasi-histories that drove millions of Americans to their local cinemas, but just as often broke the bank: Quo Vadis (1951), Julius Caesar (1953), The Ten Commandments (1956), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), Ben-Hur (1959) and, at the end of […]

Manufacturing Jobs +3,000 in August; +498,000 Under Trump

Manufacturing Jobs +3,000 in August; +498,000 Under Trump. Manufacturing jobs in the United States increased by 3,000 in the month of August and are now up 498,000 since President Donald Trump took office, according to the employment report released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. In July, there were 12,850,000 people employed in the manufacturing sector in the United […]

Trump Should Use UN Meeting to Champion Religious Liberty

Trump Should Use UN Meeting to Champion Religious Liberty. by James Carafano · September 6, 2019 Heads of state will flock shortly to Turtle Bay for the annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly. They have no better opportunity to highlight perhaps the most important human rights issue of our times— religious freedom. President Donald Trump ought to take […]

No, Trump Rallies Didn’t Increase Hate Crimes by 226 Percent – Reason.com

No, Trump Rallies Didn’t Increase Hate Crimes by 226 Percent – Reason.com. In the aftermath of August’s mass shooting in El Paso, a cursory glance at the news might have left you with the impression that there were two villains that day: the white supremacist who viciously killed 22 people and wounded 24 more, and President Donald Trump, who supposedly […]

Abortion Debate: Pete Buttigieg Says in Interview Life Begins with Breath | National Review

Abortion Debate: Pete Buttigieg Says in Interview Life Begins with Breath | National Review. In an interview this morning on The Breakfast Club radio show, South Bend mayor and Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg attempted to rationalize his support for legal abortion until birth by suggesting that perhaps human life begins at the moment of a child’s first breath. Here’s […]

Gertz: China Trying to Stop Trump Reelection, Dominate Militarily

Gertz: China Trying to Stop Trump Reelection, Dominate Militarily. Washington Free Beacon senior editor Bill Gertz said Friday that China is working against America ahead of the 2020 election because it wants “a different president.” “They are already working in the farm states,” Gertz said Friday on Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson Tonight. “They are working against the whiskey industry […]

Mattis recounts how the Marines accepted him even though he twice went to jail

Mattis recounts how the Marines accepted him even though he twice went to jail. by Russ Read · September 7, 2019 Former Pentagon chief and Marine general Jim Mattis told an audience in Washington, D.C., about the mistakes he made as a wayward youth and during the Gulf War. “I went to jail twice — twice — before I went […]

Maine set to become first state to allow ranked voting in presidential election | Fox News

Maine set to become first state to allow ranked voting in presidential election | Fox News. Maine is poised to become the first state in the country to implement a system allowing voters to rank candidates in presidential elections. Democratic Gov. Janet Mills said Friday she would allow the bill to become law without her signature in January 2020, which […]

Iran injects gas into advanced centrifuges, violating deal

Iran injects gas into advanced centrifuges, violating deal. by NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL · September 7, 2019 TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has begun injecting uranium gas into advanced centrifuges in violation of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, a spokesman said Saturday. Behrouz Kamalvandi of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran made the remarks in a news […]

American Jews Are in Total Denial about the Democratic Party

American Jews Are in Total Denial about the Democratic Party. Not a day goes by without Jews being shot in their synagogues, stabbed, bludgeoned by blocks, physically attacked, pushed to the ground, spat on, and cursed; without graffiti on the walls of Jewish institutions, graffiti on the walls of synagogues; without victims killed, maimed for life, traumatized, hospitalized, extended rehabilitation. […]

What Happened During Flynn Lawyer’s Secret Meeting With Judge?

What Happened During Flynn Lawyer’s Secret Meeting With Judge?. by Margot Cleveland · September 6, 2019 On Thursday, two docket entries in the criminal case against Michael Flynn provided a roadmap to the next steps in the case that took a surprise turn last week. As I reported earlier this week, while Americans prepared for the long Labor Day weekend, […]

Texas Republicans sound alarm about rapidly evolving state | TheHill

Texas Republicans sound alarm about rapidly evolving state | TheHill. by Jonathan Easley · September 6, 2019 AUSTIN — Texas Republicans are sounding the alarm as Democratic presidential candidates get ready for their debate next week in Houston, warning that the Lone Star State could become more purple if the party doesn’t treat it as a 2020 battleground. Most in […]

White House pushes ban on Chinese-made buses, rail cars

White House pushes ban on Chinese-made buses, rail cars. by Jessica Wehrman · September 6, 2019 The White House wants China to stay out of the U.S. mass transit business, whether it’s bus transit or passenger rail. In a statement of policy before the House and Senate get together in a conference committee to work out their differences in a […]

Barr: Judges must stop nationwide injunctions – WND

Barr: Judges must stop nationwide injunctions – WND. William Barr hasn’t pulled many punches as attorney general. He bluntly told Congress the Obama administration spied on the Trump campaign. And he confirmed special counsel Robert Mueller’s conclusions that there was no Trump collusion with Russia. Now he’s taken on a new fight: that of lone judges sitting on district court […]

Obama Adviser Says Biden Is ‘Serially’ Distorting His Own Record

Obama Adviser Says Biden Is ‘Serially’ Distorting His Own Record. by Matt Margolis · September 6, 2019 On Thursday, Barack Obama’s former adviser, David Axelrod, tweeted that Joe Biden was distorting his own record, endangering his candidacy. “It’s one thing to have a well-earned rep for goofy, harmless gaffes. It’s another if you serially distort your own record,” Axelrod tweeted. […]

America Can’t Save Hong Kong | The National Interest

America Can't Save Hong Kong | The National Interest. by Mitchell Blatt · September 5, 2019 China hawks and human-rights activists are too politically correct on China. There is nothing wrong with having an ideology or with supporting democracy, but in a high-stakes great-power rivalry, leaders and the public cannot let their vision of the world become distorted on the […]

Texas Gov. Abbott Signs 8 Executive Orders Aimed at Stopping Mass Shootings

Texas Gov. Abbott Signs 8 Executive Orders Aimed at Stopping Mass Shootings. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed eight executive orders Thursday on guns aimed at stopping mass shootings like the ones in El Paso, Midland and Odessa through better reporting of potential threats to public safety. “Texas must achieve several objectives to better protect our communities and our residents from […]

EXCLUSIVE: Secretary of State Calls on Iran to Act Like a ‘Normal Nation’

EXCLUSIVE: Secretary of State Calls on Iran to Act Like a ‘Normal Nation’. Outlining potential prerequisites for relief from U.S. sanctions, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Iran must act like a “normal nation.” “They need to change, they need to become a normal nation. When they do that, we can see a brighter future for the Iranian people,” Pompeo […]

Antonin Scalia’s Surprising Role in the Latest Supreme Court Fight Over Legal Protections for Gays – Reason.com

Antonin Scalia’s Surprising Role in the Latest Supreme Court Fight Over Legal Protections for Gays – Reason.com. The late Justice Antonin Scalia was nobody’s idea of a gay rights activist. When the Supreme Court struck down a state ban on “homosexual conduct” in Lawrence v. Texas (2003), Scalia faulted the majority for embracing “the so-called homosexual agenda.” When the Supreme […]

2020 Democrats & Climate Change: Nuclear Power Out of the Question | National Review

2020 Democrats & Climate Change: Nuclear Power Out of the Question | National Review. Nuclear power, clean and carbon-free, is taboo for the major candidates Democratic presidential candidates argued on Wednesday evening, during a seven-hour event broadcast on CNN, that they would stop at nothing to stop climate change. Kamala Harris, who has faded in the polls, set the tone […]

CNN to Host LGBTQ Democratic Presidential Town Hall

CNN to Host LGBTQ Democratic Presidential Town Hall. by Elizabeth Matamoros · September 5, 2019 CNN and the Human Rights Campaign Foundation have partnered to host the next Democratic presidential town hall, focused on LGBTQ issues. CNN host Don Lemon made the announcement after the seven hour-long Democratic presidential climate town hall on Wednesday. “CNN is partnering with the Human […]

Elites Abandon Norms and Show Contempt for Voters on Both Sides of the Atlantic

Elites Abandon Norms and Show Contempt for Voters on Both Sides of the Atlantic. Wars by the elites on the people are flaring in English-speaking nations on both sides of the Atlantic. It’s being waged fiercely in the Palace of Westminster House of Commons and in the House of Lords. And in the newsrooms and greenrooms of American journalism. There’s […]

Two-Tier Justice in Cleveland

Two-Tier Justice in Cleveland. Not to be out done by flagrant two-tier justice on the national level, Cleveland demonstrates that it too can protect Democrats and their family members. Case in point involves the grandson of four-time Democratic mayor Frank Jackson. From the September 3 Cleveland Plain Dealer: A veteran city prosecutor declined to bring criminal charges against Mayor Frank […]

Planned Parenthood Employee Admits To Trafficking In Baby Body Parts

Planned Parenthood Employee Admits To Trafficking In Baby Body Parts. by Lauren Fink · September 5, 2019 Day one of the preliminary hearing for pro-life activist David Daleiden kicked off Tuesday morning at the San Francisco Superior Court with testimony from an abortion technician, a third-trimester abortionist, and a vice president of the National Abortion Federation, who testified she doesn’t […]

Treasury unveils plan to release Fannie, Freddie from government control | TheHill

Treasury unveils plan to release Fannie, Freddie from government control | TheHill. by Niv Elis · September 5, 2019 U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Thursday unveiled a plan to overhaul the housing market that would release Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from government control. “The Trump Administration is committed to promoting much needed reforms to the housing finance system […]

Walmart’s ‘woke’ capitalism – WND

Walmart's 'woke' capitalism – WND. by Tucker Carlson & Neil Patel · September 5, 2019 Walmart – the world’s largest retailer – has announced it’s taking a side in the gun debate. The company will no longer sell handgun ammunition at its stores, nor will it sell rifle rounds that can be “also used in large capacity clips on military-style […]

$500K of Your Tax Dollars Pay to Study the Mating Habits of Frogs

$500K of Your Tax Dollars Pay to Study the Mating Habits of Frogs. by Rick Moran · September 5, 2019 Senator Rand Paul has come out with his annual “Waste Report” and, as usual, gives taxpayers plenty of reasons to become enraged. Heading the list is $48 billion in improper Medicaid and Medicare payments. Money and Markets: Medicare spent $582 […]

Hook, Line and Sinker: The State Department’s Iran Hand Steps Up the Pressure on Tehran | The National Interest

Hook, Line and Sinker: The State Department's Iran Hand Steps Up the Pressure on Tehran | The National Interest. by Matthew Petti · September 4, 2019 As President Donald Trump inches towards a meeting with Iran’s leaders, his own secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, is sprinting towards de-recognizing the country’s government. Brian Hook, the State Department’s Special Representative on Iran, […]

Biden: ‘We Can Take Millions of Vehicles Off the Road if…’

Biden: 'We Can Take Millions of Vehicles Off the Road if…'. Former Vice President Joe Biden told a CNN town hall on climate change Wednesday night that he endorses high-speed rail as a way to “take millions of vehicles off the road.” “Everything is incremental,” Biden said. For example, you talked earlier about transportation. I’ve been pushing really hard for […]

EXCLUSIVE: Pompeo Affirms US Still Rejects Russia’s Seizure of Crimea

EXCLUSIVE: Pompeo Affirms US Still Rejects Russia’s Seizure of Crimea. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reaffirmed the Trump administration’s rejection of Russia’s 2014 invasion of Ukraine and seizure of Crimea, telling The Daily Signal in an exclusive interview that last year’s U.S. rebuke of Russia’s actions stands. “We made very clear our position with respect to the Russian role there […]

4 Memorable Moments From CNN’s Climate Town Hall – Reason.com

4 Memorable Moments From CNN’s Climate Town Hall – Reason.com. From Joe Biden’s call for high-speed rail to Kamala Harris’ call for banning plastic straws, the Democratic presidential candidates pushed a hard-green agenda. | 9.5.2019 4:00 PM Media Contact & Reprint Requests (YouTube) Last night’s “Climate Town Hall” on CNN wasn’t just long (seven hours!). It was deeply revealing about […]

James Mattis Gives Blistering Critique of Barack Obama Foreign Policy | National Review

James Mattis Gives Blistering Critique of Barack Obama Foreign Policy | National Review. He is mum on Trump but skewers Obama for taking a wrecking ball to American prestige and power. Most of the coverage of James Mattis’s new book, Call Sign Chaos, co-authored with Bing West, deals with the former defense secretary’s relationship with President Trump. The Atlantic‘s pre-publication […]

U.S. Confirms Cash Offer to Tanker Captains to Seize Iranian Vessels

U.S. Confirms Cash Offer to Tanker Captains to Seize Iranian Vessels. by Adam Kredo and Stephanie Merrick · September 4, 2019 The United States offered millions in cash to tanker captains of Iranian vessels in a bid to seize Iranian ships, the State Department confirmed to the Washington Free Beacon. The Financial Times on Wednesday reported that the Indian captain […]

The Ghosts of World War II

The Ghosts of World War II. World War II ended 74 years ago. But even in the 21st century, the lasting effects endure, both psychological and material. After all, the war took more than 60 million lives, redrew the map of Europe and ended with the Soviet Union and the United States locked in a Cold War of nuclear superpowers. […]

Nunes files $9.9M suit against firm behind Steele dossier, saying it tried to obstruct Russia probe | Fox News

Nunes files $9.9M suit against firm behind Steele dossier, saying it tried to obstruct Russia probe | Fox News. House Intelligence Committee ranking member Rep. Devin Nunes on his lawsuit against Fusion GPS on ‘Hannity.’ Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., filed a $9.9 million federal conspiracy lawsuit on Wednesday alleging that the opposition research firm behind the anti-Trump Steele dossier coordinated […]

Green Tyranny and the Tragedy of the Eco-Commons

Green Tyranny and the Tragedy of the Eco-Commons. “The tragedy of the commons” is a phrase that describes the societal loss of resources through individual selfishness. In agrarian cultures, sheep, cows or other animals were often maintained in a “commons” where individual farm families would use large shared areas to pasture animals collectively. This worked well, unless an individual farmer […]

Left Pushes To Erase Achievers Simply Because They’re White And Male

Left Pushes To Erase Achievers Simply Because They're White And Male. by Erielle Davidson · September 4, 2019 Perched in the old city of Akko, Israel, is an enormous citadel, one that has been built, leveled, and rebuilt again by various powers. When I visited the citadel, I recall mentally organizing the history, asking my friend to translate from Hebrew […]

China, US agree to meet in October for trade talks | TheHill

China, US agree to meet in October for trade talks | TheHill. by Zack Budryk · September 4, 2019 U.S. and Chinese officials have agreed to meet in early October for a new round of negotiations amid the continuing trade war between the nations, officials from both nations said Wednesday night. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven […]

Sources: Omar’s husband confirms she was married to her own brother – WND

Sources: Omar's husband confirms she was married to her own brother – WND. The legal husband of U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and the father of her three children, Ahmed Hirsi, has confirmed to friends that the congresswoman married her brother in a fraudulent immigration scheme, according to sources who spoke to Powerline blogger Scott Johnson. Hirsi has said, however, […]

Bernie Sanders Says Abortion Helps Combat Climate Change

Bernie Sanders Says Abortion Helps Combat Climate Change. by Nicholas Ballasy · September 4, 2019 Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), a Democratic presidential candidate, said he supports a woman’s right to an abortion, in part, because it helps combat the effects of climate change. Sanders was responding to an audience member at CNN’s climate town hall who asked if he supports […]

San Francisco Declares NRA a ‘Domestic Terrorist Organization’

San Francisco Declares NRA a 'Domestic Terrorist Organization'. San Francisco, the “sanctuary city” for illegal aliens — now crowded with homeless people camping and defecating on sidewalks — has just declared the National Rifle Association a “domestic terrorist organization.” The resolution, which the Board of Supervisors passed unanimously Tuesday, urges the rest of the country to “do the same.” The […]

US Must Contain Chinese Influence Rising in the United Nations

US Must Contain Chinese Influence Rising in the United Nations. by Brett Schaefer · September 4, 2019 Chinese influence is on the rise within the United Nations system. Qu Dongyu became director general of the Food and Agriculture Organization this month, raising the number of Chinese nationals leading a U.N. specialized agency to four. This trend is concerning, because China […]

The Trump Administration’s New Citizenship Rules for Service Members Abroad Are Petty and Pointless – Reason.com

The Trump Administration’s New Citizenship Rules for Service Members Abroad Are Petty and Pointless – Reason.com. Attacking the 14th Amendment’s guarantee of birthright citizenship for those born on U.S. soil is a perennial sport for politicians and pundits. In 1993, former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D–Nev.) led a bipartisan effort to end birthright citizenship for children of undocumented aliens. […]

Israel: New Arab Alliances & Dangerous Old Enemies | National Review

Israel: New Arab Alliances & Dangerous Old Enemies | National Review. New alliances with Arab nations are positive but unstable, and old enemies are most dangerous when in a weakened state. One of the most radical changes in the labyrinth of the Middle East is the near cessation of the old formal hostility of the Arab nations to Israel. That […]

Continetti: Abandoning Gun Rights Would ‘Doom’ Trump’s Re-Election

Continetti: Abandoning Gun Rights Would 'Doom' Trump's Re-Election. Washington Free Beacon editor in chief Matthew Continetti said Tuesday that both President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger will need to support the Second Amendment to win the presidency. Special Report host Bret Baier brought up the multitude of gun control bills being proposed, with panelists discussing how Trump must navigate […]

If Anyone Can Be A Woman, Then No One Is a Woman

If Anyone Can Be A Woman, Then No One Is a Woman. The transgender movement is before the Supreme Court of the United States, seeking a redefinition of the term “sex” under Title VII. The case is R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes Inc. v. EEOC. The funeral home company was sued by the EEOC after they fired a funeral […]

Cruz: ‘The deep state’ is working overtime to salvage Obama’s Iran nuclear deal

Cruz: 'The deep state' is working overtime to salvage Obama's Iran nuclear deal. by Russ Read · September 3, 2019 Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz claimed on Tuesday that “the deep state” within the Treasury and State Departments trying to undermine the Trump administration’s efforts to counter Iran. Cruz said the goal of the individuals within this deep state is […]

The Return of the Tea-Party-is-Racist Smear

The Return of the Tea-Party-is-Racist Smear. Our friends at the New York Times did a retrospective piece August 28, 2019 on the tenth anniversary of the Tea Party that emerged in 2009 after the election of Barack Obama, the nation’s First Black President. But, according to Tyler O’Neil, the NYT got into trouble because the article did not accuse the […]

 The Right Needs To Adopt This Revolutionary Higher Ed Reform Plan Now

 The Right Needs To Adopt This Revolutionary Higher Ed Reform Plan Now. by Willis L. Krumholz · September 3, 2019 Far too many pundits believe culture is upstream from politics. That might be true, but bad policy is often upstream of culture. And it is shocking how often Republicans use the “culture” trope as an excuse for long-running inaction and […]

Trump moving forward to divert $3.6B from military projects for border wall | TheHill

Trump moving forward to divert $3.6B from military projects for border wall | TheHill. by Jordain Carney · September 3, 2019 The Trump administration will divert $3.6 billion from the Pentagon to help pay for construction of the U.S.-Mexico border wall, according to Democrats. Defense Secretary Mark Esper called congressional leaders, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority […]

‘American Factory’ arrives in time fraught with U.S.-China troubles

‘American Factory’ arrives in time fraught with U.S.-China troubles. by Jason Dick · August 30, 2019 Timing is everything, and the Netflix documentary “American Factory” comes out in times tailor-made for its story of the rebirth of a former U.S. truck-making facility as a Chinese glass manufacturer in the heart of the Rust Belt. Dayton, Ohio, has been in the […]

‘Silicon Valley Sharia’: Big Tech pouring cash to Ilhan Omar – WND

'Silicon Valley Sharia': Big Tech pouring cash to Ilhan Omar – WND. U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., has campaigned against Israel, supported men accused of joining ISIS, trivialized 9/11 by saying “some people did something” and allegedly used campaign funds to pay for an extra-martial affair. She once wrote on Twitter, “Israel has hypnotized the world, may Allah awaken the […]

Ridiculous British Labour Leader Corbyn Wants to Delay Brexit | Trending

Ridiculous British Labour Leader Corbyn Wants to Delay Brexit | Trending. by Michael van der Galien · September 3, 2019 Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn reportedly wants to delay Brexit. Again. It clearly seems his goal is to get rid of Brexit altogether. The United Kingdom is set to leave the horrendous European Union on October 31st. As a Dutchman who […]

Iran’s Payback Plan Targets America | The National Interest

Iran's Payback Plan Targets America | The National Interest. by Seth J. Frantzman · September 2, 2019 Iraqi leaders of the Popular Mobilization Forces, a group of mostly Shi’ite militias, have put out conflicting statements accusing the United States, Israel and foreign forces of involvement in mysterious explosions that damaged munitions warehouses over the last month. On Wednesday, August 21, […]

America’s Poor Fare Better Than Average Persons in Canada, the UK

America’s Poor Fare Better Than Average Persons in Canada, the UK. My primary job is dealing with misguided public policy in the United States. I spend much of my time either trying to undo bad policies with good reform (flat tax, spending restraint, regulatory easing, trade liberalization) or fighting off additional bad interventions (Green New Deal, protectionism, Medicare for All, […]

Why US Governors Should Beware of Russians Bearing Gifts

Why US Governors Should Beware of Russians Bearing Gifts. Under the misleading guise of being a British company, a firm connected to a Russian oligarch is seeking to expand its investments and business dealings across the United States. Only a few months after Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska’s companies were scandalously removed from U.S. sanctions, they have wasted no time trying […]

Trade Wars Have No Winners – Reason.com

Trade Wars Have No Winners – Reason.com. From the shop floors of Wisconsin to the factories of Asia, no one is winning President Donald Trump’s trade war. The trade war escalated again over the weekend, with a new round of 15 percent tariffs targeting Chinese goods imported into America. Trump has now imposed tariffs on nearly all imports from China—the […]

Israel: New Arab Alliances & Dangerous Old Enemies | National Review

Israel: New Arab Alliances & Dangerous Old Enemies | National Review. New alliances with Arab nations are positive but unstable, and old enemies are most dangerous when in a weakened state. One of the most radical changes in the labyrinth of the Middle East is the near cessation of the old formal hostility of the Arab nations to Israel. That […]