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Dumping DC’s bladder bossiness: Christian Schneider

Dumping DC's bladder bossiness: Christian Schneider. Let school boards appoint the hall monitors and regulate their own restrooms. In Durham, N.C. in 2016. (Photo: Sara D. Davis, Getty Images) In 1937, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt created the Brownlow Commission, a panel which recommended that the president be granted a full menu of new powers. The commission, acting with Roosevelt’s close […]

The Five Worst Things about Obamacare | The Weekly Standard

The Five Worst Things about Obamacare | The Weekly Standard. By Jeffrey H. Anderson The Weekly Standard · February 27, 2017 In passing Obamacare, its supporters promised the moon. Obamacare was allegedly going to cost $938 billion over ten years, result in 23 million people getting insurance through its exchanges as of 2017, reduce the typical family’s premiums by $2,500 […]

Donald Trump’s Foreign Policy: ‘Madman Theory’ Revived | National Review

Donald Trump's Foreign Policy: ‘Madman Theory’ Revived | National Review. by Charles Krauthammer · February 23, 2017 At the heart of Donald Trump’s foreign-policy team lies a glaring contradiction. On the one hand, it is composed of men of experience, judgment, and traditionalism. Meaning, they are all very much within the parameters of mainstream American internationalism as practiced since 1945. […]

Trump facing GOP pressure to counter Russia’s Arctic fleet | Fox News

Trump facing GOP pressure to counter Russia's Arctic fleet | Fox News. by Barnini Chakraborty As Donald Trump becomes the latest U.S. president to attempt a ‘reset’ with Russia, a key Republican ally is pressing the White House not to lose sight of an emerging battle for influence that Moscow is currently winning – in the Arctic. Russia has aggressively […]

Tensions rise as China defends missile sites in South China Sea | Washington Examiner

Tensions rise as China defends missile sites in South China Sea | Washington Examiner. China is defending the construction of surface-to-air missile sites in the South China Sea, a move opposed by the U.S. but one that could help consolidate its hold over one of the most important shipping lanes in the world. “China has the right to deploy necessary […]

Press is Not the Enemy, But Nor is it Objective – Jonah Goldberg

Press is Not the Enemy, But Nor is it Objective – Jonah Goldberg. by Jonah Goldberg Mika Brzezinski, co-host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” had an unfortunate turn of phrase the other day. She said it’s the mission of the press to “control exactly what people think.” My suspicion is that this was less a Freudian slip than a simple slip-up. […]

Trump Has a Grating Style but Significant Substance – Michael Barone

Trump Has a Grating Style but Significant Substance – Michael Barone. by Michael Barone Substance and style — it’s easy to get them confused or mistake one for the other. And they’re never entirely unconnected, though exactly how much so is a matter of debate. That’s especially true when it comes to evaluating Donald Trump’s performance — a word particularly […]

How Does This End? – The American Interest

How Does This End? – The American Interest. The New York Times reports that Democratic elites, caught off guard by the outpouring of fury from their base in the wake of Trump’s inauguration, are losing the ability to set their party’s agenda: Reduced to their weakest state in a generation, Democratic Party leaders will gather in two cities this weekend […]

Articles: What’s Left for the Left to Do?

Articles: What’s Left for the Left to Do?. by John Horvat II · February 23, 2017 If the 2016 elections proved anything, it was that the classic American order still prevails. Americans still have a strong attachment to the Founders’ vision of life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness. Translating this conservative vision into Red State terms, this means that many […]

Russia Reveals Information Warfare Troops

Russia Reveals Information Warfare Troops. Russia disclosed this week that it has strengthened its information warfare forces amid U.S. charges of influence operations aimed at swaying the outcome of the 2016 election. Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu revealed information capabilities in an assessment of Russia’s military power provided to Russian officials on Wednesday in Moscow. “Over this time, information operations forces […]

Looking Ahead to Trump’s ‘Very Busy’ Spring | The Weekly Standard

Looking Ahead to Trump's 'Very Busy' Spring | The Weekly Standard. Vice President Mike Pence talks to the assembled crowd at the Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, Mo., on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, about the damage done over the weekend when more than 150 headstones were overturned by vandals. Photo credit: J.B. Forbes /St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP […]

Keith Ellison: Black People Don’t Have To Obey Government | The Daily Caller

Keith Ellison: Black People Don't Have To Obey Government | The Daily Caller. Democratic congressman and DNC chair front-runner Keith Ellison once said that “black people don’t live in a democracy” and “don’t have an obligation” to obey the government. Ellison made the comments at a 1992 protest after white police officers were acquitted in the beating of Rodney King. […]

It’s Time To Stop Talking About A Border Wall And Start Stabilizing Mexico

It's Time To Stop Talking About A Border Wall And Start Stabilizing Mexico. by John Daniel Davidson · February 23, 2017 On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Hernández v. Mesa, a case involving a U.S. Border Patrol agent who fatally shot a Mexican teenager on the El Paso-Juárez border in 2010. The case presents some complex […]

Bannon, Priebus Deny Talk of Tension Inside White House

Bannon, Priebus Deny Talk of Tension Inside White House. by John T. Bennett · February 23, 2017 Bannon, left and Priebus deny there is friction between the two. (Alex Wong/Getty Images) John T. Bennett @John T. Bennett Posted Feb 23, 2017 3:35 PM Save for later President Donald Trump’s two top aides are dismissing whispers they are engaged in a […]

Tesla’s ‘close to the edge’ cash foretells capital raise | Reuters

Tesla's 'close to the edge' cash foretells capital raise | Reuters. by Alexandria Sage · February 23, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Elon Musk has taken big risks repeatedly since going public in 2010, but investors were spooked on Thursday after he said the electric car company could get “close to the edge” as it burns cash ahead […]

White nationalist leader kicked out of CPAC – POLITICO

White nationalist leader kicked out of CPAC – POLITICO. On his way out, Richard Spencer rebuked Milo Yiannopoulos, who was disinvited from the event earlier this week. Richard Spencer, a leader of the white nationalist movement, said he was “glad” that disgraced Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos was disinvited from the Conservative Political Action Conference after he made controversial statements on […]

Trump Moves to Make Private Prisons Great Again – The Daily Beast

Trump Moves to Make Private Prisons Great Again – The Daily Beast. by Betsy Woodruff · February 24, 2017 It’s barely a month in, but the Trump administration has already brought great news for America’s private prison companies. On Feb. 21, Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded a memo that former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates issued last summer which moved […]

Iraq retakes Mosul airport amid cautious advances against IS

Iraq retakes Mosul airport amid cautious advances against IS. by QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA SOUTH OF MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — Closely supported by the U.S.-led international coalition, Iraqi forces secured a series of cautious advances on Thursday, pushing into a sprawling military base outside of Mosul and onto the grounds of the city’s airport, where they took control of the runway. The […]

Cruz toasts Harry Reid for whopping gift to GOP

Cruz toasts Harry Reid for whopping gift to GOP. NATIONAL HARBOR, MD – It may be the last thing one might to expect to hear from Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas. “More than once in the past month, I have raised a glass to toast Harry Reid,” he told a small group of reporters with quizzical expressions at the annual the […]

Dow Chemical CEO: ‘This Is Probably the Most Pro-Business Administration Since the Founding Fathers’

Dow Chemical CEO: 'This Is Probably the Most Pro-Business Administration Since the Founding Fathers'. (CNSNews.com) – Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris, one of 24 CEOs of the nation’s largest manufacturing companies who met with President Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday, said they were “encouraged by the pro-business policies” of the administration, adding that “this is probably the […]

Paul Ryan’s Housecleaning | The American Spectator

Paul Ryan’s Housecleaning | The American Spectator. by Scott McKay · February 23, 2017 Last week, in case our readers missed it, House Speaker Paul Ryan did an interesting interview with Sean Hannity on the question of Congress’ role in moving the agenda of the new president. Video of the interview can be found in two parts here and here, […]

Steve Bannon, Reince Priebus Tout Trump Promises

Steve Bannon, Reince Priebus Tout Trump Promises. by Fred Lucas · February 23, 2017 Two men forming something of a White House odd couple—Steve Bannon and Reince Priebus—touted President Donald Trump’s commitment to keeping his campaign promises in a joint appearance Thursday before conservative activists. “They are a corporatist, globalist media that are violently opposed to the economic nationalist agenda […]

Walker Compares Today’s ‘Angry Mobs’ to His 2011 Protesters

Walker Compares Today's 'Angry Mobs' to His 2011 Protesters. by Bridget Johnson · February 23, 2017 NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker compared the 2011 protests against his government to the protesters at town hall meetings and “angry mobs” blocking campus speakers, calling them “defenders of the status quo” trying to stop elected leaders from implementing their agenda. […]

Revenge of the Deep State – Reason.com

Revenge of the Deep State – Reason.com. Last week, The Wall Street Journal revealed that members of the intelligence community — part of the deep state, the unseen government within the government that does not change with elections — now have acquired so much data on everyone in America that they can selectively reveal it to reward their friends and […]

The Logic of Trump’s Foreign Policy – WSJ

The Logic of Trump’s Foreign Policy – WSJ. By MICHAEL AUSLIN Feb. 20, 2017 7:06 p.m. ET 91 COMMENTS Amid the seeming disarray of President Trump’s foreign policy, critics seem unable to make up their minds: Either Mr. Trump is upending America’s traditional postwar priorities, such as by denigrating NATO, or he is easily accommodating conventional wisdom, such as by […]

Bathroom politics: Ending Obama’s overreach | New Hampshire

Bathroom politics: Ending Obama's overreach | New Hampshire. EDITORIAL The Trump administration is ending the Obama administration’s creepy overreach into public school bathrooms. The Justice Department and Education Department will soon issue new guidance to local school districts rescinding the nonsensical Obama position. Several New Hampshire school districts have adopted transgender bathroom and locker room policies, citing the letter from […]

Donald Trump & Sweden — Fake News or Real Problem? | National Review

Donald Trump & Sweden — Fake News or Real Problem? | National Review. by Rich Lowry · February 22, 2017 As if on cue, riots broke out in a heavily immigrant suburb of Stockholm as soon as the media mocked President Donald Trump for a vague warning about immigration-related problems in Sweden. At a campaign rally over the weekend, Trump […]

Emails reveal EPA chief Pruitt’s work with oil, gas companies | Fox News

Emails reveal EPA chief Pruitt's work with oil, gas companies | Fox News. · by Barnini Chakraborty EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt worked closely with major oil and gas producers, electric utilities and political groups to roll back numerous environmental regulations during his time as Oklahoma’s attorney general, new records reveal. An Oklahoma judge ordered the release of thousands of emails […]

CPAC a chance for Trump to show unified White House | Washington Examiner

CPAC a chance for Trump to show unified White House | Washington Examiner. The Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday will cheer the first Republican White House officials that attendees have seen in almost a decade, but many will also be watching to see if high-level Trump administration officials can put down rumors that they are having trouble working together. […]

The Labyrinth of Illegal Immigration – Victor Davis Hanson

The Labyrinth of Illegal Immigration – Victor Davis Hanson. by Victor Davis Hanson Activists portray illegal immigration solely as a human story of the desperately poor from south of the border fleeing misery to start new, productive lives in the U.S. — despite exploitation and America’s nativist immigration laws. But the truth is always more complex — and can reveal […]

Chinese Islands Could Host Missiles, Say U.S. Officials – The American Interest

Chinese Islands Could Host Missiles, Say U.S. Officials – The American Interest. by Peter Berger · February 22, 2017 China is apparently nearing completion on structures intended to host missiles on its artificial islands. Reuters has the story on the latest sign of escalation in the South China Sea: China, in an early test of U.S. President Donald Trump, has […]

Pre-School Teacher Fired After Tweeting ‘Kill Some Jews’

Pre-School Teacher Fired After Tweeting 'Kill Some Jews'. A pre-school in Texas dismissed one of its teachers pending an investigation after several social media posts surfaced of her writing about “killing Jews.” Nancy Salem, who was teaching at The Children’s Courtyard school in South Arlington, tweeted a number of hateful messages about Jewish people, LawNewz reported Wednesday. In one tweet, […]

Hillary’s Own Words Tell an Interesting Story About the FBI and Campaign

Hillary's Own Words Tell an Interesting Story About the FBI and Campaign. BY: David Rutz February 22, 2017 5:02 pm Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman, John Podesta, said this week that “forces within the FBI” may have fought to defeat her and elect Donald Trump as president. “There are at least forces within the FBI that wanted her to lose,” Podesta […]

Ryan tours Mexican border on horseback | TheHill

Ryan tours Mexican border on horseback | TheHill. by Cristina Marcos · February 22, 2017 Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) spent part of his tour of the U.S-Mexico border on Wednesday with Border Patrol officials on horseback. Video surfaced Wednesday afternoon showing Ryan riding a horse during his visit to the southwestern border; the Speaker did not appear to be wearing […]

Fixing the Power Grid through Open Markets and New Technologies | The Weekly Standard

Fixing the Power Grid through Open Markets and New Technologies | The Weekly Standard. By Eli Lehrer and Graham Richard The Weekly Standard · February 27, 2017 The electric power system makes our modern, mobile, information-age economy possible. But it is organized in much the same way it was in 1884, when Thomas Edison created the first system of power […]

Why We Need Edmund Burke Now More Than Ever

Why We Need Edmund Burke Now More Than Ever. by Gracy Olmstead · February 22, 2017 My husband is currently gutting and remodeling our kitchen. We live in an older house, so we’ve had water damage to fix, crumbling pieces of sheetrock to replace. One of our goals, however, is to maintain the integrity of this home: to make it […]

Dakota pipeline protest camp nearly empty as holdouts face removal | Reuters

Dakota pipeline protest camp nearly empty as holdouts face removal | Reuters. by Terray Sylvester · February 22, 2017 CANNON BALL, N.D. Protesters opposed to the Dakota Access pipeline braced for a showdown with authorities as some vowed to defy Wednesday’s deadline to abandon the camp they have occupied for months to halt the project. President Donald Trump has pushed […]

White House blames ‘professional protesters’ for rowdy GOP town halls – POLITICO

White House blames 'professional protesters' for rowdy GOP town halls – POLITICO. by Aidan Quigley · February 22, 2017 White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Wednesday that “professional protesters” make up the “base” of the dissenting crowds at GOP town halls across the country. “Some people are clearly upset, but there is a bit of professional protester, manufactured base […]

How Boko Haram’s Sex Slaves Wind Up as Sex Workers in Europe – The Daily Beast

How Boko Haram’s Sex Slaves Wind Up as Sex Workers in Europe – The Daily Beast. by Philip Obaji Jr. · February 23, 2017 MAIDUGURI, Nigeria—It’s minutes past 4:00 pm local time, and Sarah, as we’ll call her, has just returned to her tent in an Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp at the outskirts Maiduguri, the capital of Nigeria’s war-torn […]

Trump administration lifts transgender bathroom guidance

Trump administration lifts transgender bathroom guidance. by MARIA DANILOVA WASHINGTON (AP) — Transgender students on Wednesday lost federal protections that allowed them to use school bathrooms and locker rooms matching their gender identities, as the Trump administration stepped into a long-simmering national debate. The administration came down on the side of states’ rights, lifting Obama-era federal guidelines that had been […]

Frightened Christians lose battle over U.S. mega-mosque

Frightened Christians lose battle over U.S. mega-mosque. This site in Sterling Heights, Michigan, will now become the city’s third mosque location. In the end, the Iraqi Christians of Sterling Heights, Michigan, say they felt abandoned and left vulnerable by their government. It didn’t matter that they had escaped genocide in the Middle East. It didn’t matter they had 180 people […]

The Islamic State’s Greatest Wish: U.S. Combat Forces in Syria | The National Interest

The Islamic State's Greatest Wish: U.S. Combat Forces in Syria | The National Interest. “The Defense Department might propose that the US send conventional ground combat forces into northern Syria for the first time to speed up the fight against ISIS,” CNN reported last week. No options have been formally presented to the National Security Council or President Trump for […]

US to Putin: Sanctions to Remain in Place Until Crimea Occupation Ends

US to Putin: Sanctions to Remain in Place Until Crimea Occupation Ends. by Patrick Goodenough · February 22, 2017 By | February 22, 2017 | 4:14 AM EST U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley and deputy representative Michele Sison at a Security Council debate on conflicts in Europe, on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. (UN Photo/Rick Bajornas) (CNSNews.com) – The […]

Paul Ryan’s Housecleaning | The American Spectator

Paul Ryan’s Housecleaning | The American Spectator. by Scott McKay · February 23, 2017 Last week, in case our readers missed it, House Speaker Paul Ryan did an interesting interview with Sean Hannity on the question of Congress’ role in moving the agenda of the new president. Video of the interview can be found in two parts here and here, […]

Trump Right to Undo Transgender Mandate for Schools

Trump Right to Undo Transgender Mandate for Schools. by Ryan T. Anderson · February 22, 2017 The Trump administration acted Wednesday night to fix the Obama administration’s unlawful “gender identity” school policy and return authority to parents and teachers in the states. Civil rights officers in the Justice Department and the Education Department issued a joint letter saying the administration […]

MSNBC Host Said It’s Media’s Job to Control How People Think

MSNBC Host Said It's Media's Job to Control How People Think. by Tyler O’Neil · February 22, 2017 During a discussion on the MSNBC show “Morning Joe” Wednesday morning, a liberal TV host let slip her view of what the media’s “job” is, and it isn’t “to report the news.” In a discussion about fears that President Donald Trump is […]

4th Circuit Upholds Maryland’s ‘Assault Weapon’ Ban – Hit & Run : Reason.com

4th Circuit Upholds Maryland's 'Assault Weapon' Ban – Hit & Run : Reason.com. by Jacob Sullum · February 22, 2017 Connecticut State PoliceYesterday a federal appeals court upheld Maryland’s ban on so-called assault weapons, saying ownership of such guns is “not protected by the Second Amendment.” The decision, by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, overturned a […]

Team Trump’s latest immigration orders are tough — not harsh | New York Post

Team Trump’s latest immigration orders are tough — not harsh | New York Post. by Post Editorial Board · February 22, 2017 Team Trump’s newest immigration orders definitely toughen enforcement, but they’re a far cry from mass roundups. If the administration sticks to this approach — prioritizing the serious criminals for apprehension and deportation, while also making it harder to […]

Missing the Meaning of Trump – WSJ

Missing the Meaning of Trump – WSJ. By HOLMAN W. JENKINS, JR. Updated Feb. 21, 2017 7:47 p.m. ET 434 COMMENTS Donald Trump comes to the presidency, it’s safe to say, with a steeper learning curve than just about anyone who has ever held the position. He’s working hard at a job he likely didn’t believe he’d have until late […]

H. R. McMaster — National Security Adviser | National Review

H. R. McMaster — National Security Adviser | National Review. by Tom Rogan · February 21, 2017 In 2005, Colonel Herbert McMaster prioritized victory above promotion. Attempting to secure Tal Afar, a city in northern Iraq, McMaster faced a big problem: He was witnessing an insurgency that was warping from nationalism into Salafi jihadism, and he knew that the U.S. […]

John McCain is again the media’s favorite contrarian as he takes on Trump | Fox News

John McCain is again the media's favorite contrarian as he takes on Trump | Fox News. by Howard Kurtz John McCain is back in his customary role, the maverick adored by the media. “Mr. McCain has emerged as an outspoken defender of longstanding Republican verities on foreign policy and as one of his party’s most biting critics of the new […]

Better ways to boost manufacturing and jobs | Washington Examiner

Better ways to boost manufacturing and jobs | Washington Examiner. President Trump seems torn between his promise to drain the swamp and his desire to juice American companies. There’s a schism in his inner circle between conservatives and finance types. Trump needs to ignore the pleadings of Wall Street and K Street and rein in corporate welfare as much as […]

Fake News – John Stossel

Fake News – John Stossel. “Fake News!” shouts our president, calling out CNN, The New York Times and others. I love it. Although it’s not really true — not the way President Donald Trump means it. The media rarely “fake” anything. Over time, they generally get the facts correct. But the president makes a good point: The smug lamestream media […]

Articles: Reporting? Liberal Media Have Much More in Mind Than That

Articles: Reporting? Liberal Media Have Much More in Mind Than That. by Joe Schaeffer · February 21, 2017 The mainstream media have stepped up their complaints about President Trump amid pious howls mostly about the First Amendment. The issue, however, has nothing to do with that. It’s that these organizations are openly asserting a right to define, control and impose […]

U.S. Government Computers Still Not Safe From Cyber Attacks

U.S. Government Computers Still Not Safe From Cyber Attacks. by Adam Kredo · February 21, 2017 U.S. government computer systems remain unsecured and vulnerable to cyber attacks from a host of bad actors, according to a new government report that identifies a range of weaknesses in U.S. cyber defenses that could lead to a devastating attack on the American government. […]

Houston, Republicans Have a Problem | The Weekly Standard

Houston, Republicans Have a Problem | The Weekly Standard. There’s an untold story from the 2016 election that should encourage Democrats and worry Republicans. It happened in Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city in population and the hometown of former President George H. W. Bush. To be precise it’s Harris County, Texas—which consists mostly of Houston—that we’re talking about. On […]

EXCLUSIVE: RNC Sets Record With $19.8 Million January | The Daily Caller

EXCLUSIVE: RNC Sets Record With $19.8 Million January | The Daily Caller. The Republican National Committee filed a record setting $19.8 million January FEC report on Monday, The Daily Caller has learned. The $19.8 million makes January the best post-election fundraising month in RNC history. “I am encouraged by the historic support shown by Americans across this country as our […]

House IT Staffers Owed Money To Hezbollah-Linked Fugitive | The Daily Caller

House IT Staffers Owed Money To Hezbollah-Linked Fugitive | The Daily Caller. Congressional aides suspected of criminally misusing their access to House computer systems owed $100,000 to an Iraqi politician who is wanted by U.S. authorities and has been linked to Hezbollah, the Iranian-backed Middle Eastern terrorist outfit. Imran Awan and four of his relatives were employed as information technology […]

The Left’s Freakouts Will Continue Until Morale Improves. Some Tips

The Left's Freakouts Will Continue Until Morale Improves. Some Tips. by John Daniel Davidson · February 21, 2017 It’s no secret that the election of Donald Trump revealed a great many features of America’s national life that completely surprised the mainstream media and political establishment. The broad contours of these revelations are now well known: millions in the Rust Belt […]

Two tax issues dividing Republicans on ObamaCare | TheHill

Two tax issues dividing Republicans on ObamaCare | TheHill. by Peter Sullivan · February 21, 2017 Republican lawmakers are objecting to two key elements of their party’s plan to replace ObamaCare, creating obstacles in the road to repeal. Conservatives worry a tax credit to assist people with the cost of insurance, which would help people maintain or get coverage, will […]

Exclusive: China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles – U.S. officials | Reuters

Exclusive: China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles – U.S. officials | Reuters. by Idrees Ali · February 22, 2017 WASHINGTON China, in an early test of U.S. President Donald Trump, is nearly finished building almost two dozen structures on artificial islands in the South China Sea that appear designed to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, two U.S. […]

The Insurgent in the White House – POLITICO Magazine

The Insurgent in the White House – POLITICO Magazine. In picking H.R. McMaster as his national security adviser, President Trump hired a maverick military intellectual who won’t put up with any nonsense. By James Kitfield When John Nagl ran into his old friend Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster at a conference recently, he needled the three-star general about his ill-fitting civilian […]

Report: Ex-Gitmo Detainee Turns Bomber – The Daily Beast

Report: Ex-Gitmo Detainee Turns Bomber – The Daily Beast. Jamal al-Harith, a 50-year-old man from Manchester, who was born Ronald Fiddler, was identified by his family as the man Isis claims carried out a suicide bombing near Mosul in Iraq. Al-Harith was formerly a detainee at Guantanamo Bay who was reportedly paid by the UK government after his release. He […]

Trump denounces anti-Semitism in newly forceful condemnation

Trump denounces anti-Semitism in newly forceful condemnation. by JILL COLVIN WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday condemned recent threats against Jewish community centers in the U.S. as “painful reminders” of lingering prejudice and evil, his first full-throated comments on the rise of anti-Semitic venom after pressure for him to speak out forcefully. With his somewhat delayed denunciation, Trump […]

U.S. ‘within 10 years’ of becoming Sweden if Trump policies fail

U.S. ‘within 10 years’ of becoming Sweden if Trump policies fail. Rioting engulfed the suburbs of Stockholm, Sweden, Monday night, just two days after President Trump highlighted the country’s problems with migrants (Photo: Twitter/SatirTapiren) Is America in danger of becoming the next Sweden after eight years of Barack Obama’s open-borders policies? Sweden has for years been touted, in leftist academia, […]

China May Soon Surpass America on the Artificial Intelligence Battlefield | The National Interest

China May Soon Surpass America on the Artificial Intelligence Battlefield | The National Interest. The rapidity of recent Chinese advances in artificial intelligence indicates that the country is capable of keeping pace with, or perhaps even overtaking, the United States in this critical emerging technology. The successes of major Chinese technology companies, notably Baidu Inc., Alibaba Group and Tencent Holding […]

The Forgotten Persecuted Christians of Nigeria

The Forgotten Persecuted Christians of Nigeria. The site of suicide bomb attack at Redeem Christian church in Potiskum, Nigeria. Witnesses say a woman suicide bomber blew up at a crowded evangelical church service Sunday, killing 6, the latest in bombings and shooting attacks blamed on the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram. (AP Photo) Almost nobody knows what’s happening to the […]

DHS Expands ‘Expedited Removal’ of Illegal Immigrants

DHS Expands ‘Expedited Removal’ of Illegal Immigrants. by Fred Lucas · February 21, 2017 The Department of Homeland Security will make prioritization key in its beefed-up enforcement of the border and the interior of the country—removing criminals first, while more recent arrivals will also face expedited removal. However, critics call it “mass deportation” that will face a legal challenge. Homeland […]

Sweden Is in Crisis, Just as Trump Said

Sweden Is in Crisis, Just as Trump Said. by Robert Spencer · February 21, 2017 President Trump unleashed an international storm of ridicule Saturday when he said: Here’s the bottom line, we have to keep our country safe. When you look at what’s happening in Germany, when you look at what’s happening last night in Sweden — Sweden. Who would […]

Pence assures European Union of US support | Washington Examiner

Pence assures European Union of US support | Washington Examiner. Vice President Pence on Monday reassured the European Union of the Trump administration’s support. Speaking from the NATO headquarters in Brussels on Monday, Pence remarked that President Trump is strongly committed to “continued cooperation and partnership” with the EU. “Whatever our differences, our two continents share the same heritage, the […]

Defending Donald Trump — No Matter What – Bernard Goldberg

Defending Donald Trump — No Matter What – Bernard Goldberg. by Bernard Goldberg I’ve always found Donald Trump’s most passionate supporters more interesting than Donald Trump himself. Trump is easy to understand. He’s a man who craves adulation. Adulation, applause, ratings — they are his oxygen. He hasn’t been president for a month yet and already he was out in […]

The Real Division in American Life Isn’t About Trump – The American Interest

The Real Division in American Life Isn’t About Trump – The American Interest. by Todd Greentree · February 20, 2017 Over at USA Today, Glenn Reynolds argues that America’s credentialed class—currently rending garments over every utterance of Donald Trump—underestimated just how bad things were before the Donald took office: To the privileged and well-educated Americans living in their “bicoastal bastions,” […]

Articles: Progressive Populism: Socialism’s Latest Marketing Campaign

Articles: Progressive Populism: Socialism’s Latest Marketing Campaign. by William Sullivan · February 20, 2017 There’s been an undeniably increased usage among leftist pundits since Trump’s election of the term “progressive populism.” (Here, here, here…) Given the context of the times, it’s a curious marriage of words for the left, which is perhaps why their more frequent juxtaposition seems unusual. After […]

Dissidents Demand Investigation Into Iran’s Secret U.S. Lobbying Network

Dissidents Demand Investigation Into Iran's Secret U.S. Lobbying Network. by Adam Kredo · February 20, 2017 A group of nearly 100 prominent Iranian dissidents is demanding that Congress launch investigations into clandestine efforts by the Islamic Republic to influence U.S. policy using a network of lobbyists and propaganda pieces placed in Voice of America’s Persian service, according to a letter […]

Breitbart News May Boot Milo Yiannopoulos Over Sex Comments | Fox Business

Breitbart News May Boot Milo Yiannopoulos Over Sex Comments | Fox Business. · by Brian Schwartz Milo Yiannopoulos, the provocative conservative journalist who is often portrayed as a champion of the far right, is facing possible dismissal from his employer, Breitbart News, over comments he once made about underage sex, FOX Business has learned. Continue Reading Below His possible dismissal […]

Thanks To Rex Tillerson For Cleaning Up The State Department | The Daily Caller

Thanks To Rex Tillerson For Cleaning Up The State Department | The Daily Caller. I have a bit of a personal history with the Department of State, which you can read about here. It’s impossible for me to be objective when I hear about bad things happening to State Dept. employees, so I won’t even bother to try. This story […]

4 Reasons The Anti-Trump Resistance Won’t Win Like The Tea Party Did

4 Reasons The Anti-Trump Resistance Won't Win Like The Tea Party Did. by David Marcus · February 20, 2017 In the wake of the 2008 election, Democrats had won the presidency. They held 59 Senate seats and a 76-person majority in congress. There was talk of a permanent Democratic majority, and the GOP appeared to be in complete, powerless disarray. […]

Outspoken general named Trump’s top security adviser | Reuters

Outspoken general named Trump's top security adviser | Reuters. by Jeff Mason · February 20, 2017 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla./BRUSSELS U.S. President Donald Trump considered his options for a new national security adviser on Monday as his vice president, Mike Pence, said he had been disappointed by the actions of the man ousted from the job and supported his dismissal. […]

Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser

Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser. by CATHERINE LUCEY PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, a prominent military strategist known as a creative thinker, as his new national security adviser, replacing the ousted Michael Flynn. Trump announced the pick Monday at his Palm Beach, Florida, club and said McMaster […]

Mega-mosque being forced on Christian refugee community

Mega-mosque being forced on Christian refugee community. Sterling Heights mosque site. If Sterling Heights is forced to approve the mosque by the U.S. Department of Justice, it would be the city’s third mosque. A city of 130,000 people in southeastern Michigan is under the gun of Islamic pressure following its denial of a mega-mosque in a residential neighborhood populated largely […]

Why Iran’s Shia Threat Is Very Real for Faraway Egyptians | The National Interest

Why Iran's Shia Threat Is Very Real for Faraway Egyptians | The National Interest. One of the most powerful leaders in the Salafist movement in Egypt often holds court in his well-appointed apartment in Alexandria. On a recent December evening, the sun was about to set outside his window over the massive billboard of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in the […]

Sen. Rand Paul: ‘We Shouldn’t Lose Sight of the Good Things…Happening in Washington’

Sen. Rand Paul: ‘We Shouldn't Lose Sight of the Good Things…Happening in Washington’. (CNSNews.com) – “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder,” Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) told ABC’s “This Week” on Sunday. “And from where I sit, we have done a lot of good things” under President Donald Trump. “You know, we’ve repealed regulations for the first time in […]

Who Will Hold the IRS Accountable? | The American Spectator

Who Will Hold the IRS Accountable? | The American Spectator. by George Neumayr · February 21, 2017 In the bubble of Washington, pols strain at the gnat and swallow the camel. They chase after media-driven pseudo-scandals while letting real scandals linger. Take the scandal of the IRS’s harassment of non-profit groups during the Obama administration. Getting to the bottom of […]

Mass firings After ‘Day Without Immigrants Protest’

Mass firings After 'Day Without Immigrants Protest'. by Debra Heine · February 20, 2017 Dozens of employees from across the nation were fired for skipping work last week for the “Day Without Immigrants” protest. Thousands of immigrants working in the restaurant, hotel, child care, and construction industries across the United States stayed home from work and school Thursday to demonstrate […]

Will Controversy Kill Milo Yiannopoulos’s CPAC Debut? *Update: Yes, He’s Uninvited – Hit & Run : Reason.com

Will Controversy Kill Milo Yiannopoulos's CPAC Debut? *Update: Yes, He's Uninvited – Hit & Run : Reason.com. by Robby Soave · February 20, 2017 Leila Navidi/ZUMA Press/NewscomThis post has been updated: see below. It’s been a whirlwind 48 hours for Breitbart tech editor Milo Yiannopoulos, who was recently announced as the keynote speaker for the 2017 Conservative Political Action Conference […]

The End Of Identity Politics | Hoover Institution

The End Of Identity Politics | Hoover Institution. Who are we? asked the liberal social scientist Samuel Huntington over a decade ago in a well-reasoned but controversial book. Huntington feared the institutionalization of what Theodore Roosevelt a century earlier had called “hyphenated Americans.” A “hyphenated American,” Roosevelt scoffed, “is not an American at all.” And 30 years ago, another progressive […]

The media doesn’t call the shots — Trump does | New York Post

The media doesn’t call the shots — Trump does | New York Post. by Michael Goodwin · February 19, 2017 The media smart set fixates on creating a narrative that explains the big picture of events and offers gripping examples. In that spirit, then, here’s a narrative to help them understand President Trump’s recent burst of activity: He’s serving notice […]

DHS’ Kelly proposes hiring more immigration officers, fast-tracking deportations | Fox News

DHS' Kelly proposes hiring more immigration officers, fast-tracking deportations | Fox News. The Department of Homeland Security’s plan to crack down on illegal immigration includes the hiring of thousands of additional federal agents and accelerating deportation hearings, according to memos signed this weekend by agency Secretary John Kelly. The memos were signed Friday by Kelly and, if approved by President […]

Help Betsy Help Students: Fight the NEA – Katie Kieffer

Help Betsy Help Students: Fight the NEA – Katie Kieffer. by Katie Kieffer Watch out—Betsy DeVos is President Trump’s right-hand woman on educational reform—and she’s ready to drain the teachers’ union swamp. Beginning with the biggest: the National Education Association (NEA). “Shame! Shame! Shame!” protesters chanted as Education Secretary Betsy DeVos made her first public visit to a U.S. public […]

Can Trump’s Infrastructure Projects Get Past the Administrative State? – The American Interest

Can Trump’s Infrastructure Projects Get Past the Administrative State? – The American Interest. by David Blankenhorn, Noha Eyada, David Lapp & Willard Spicer · February 19, 2017 A massive infrastructure package is high on the administration’s list of priorities, but as we’ve emphasized before, actually bringing this idea to fruition will be harder than it looks. Even if Congress authorizes […]

Articles: The Palestinians Don’t Deserve a State

Articles: The Palestinians Don’t Deserve a State. by Dan Calic · February 19, 2017 For decades the two-state solution has been repeatedly floated as the preferred goal of peace between Israel and the Arabs (‘Palestinians’). Yet it has never been realized. Accusations have been tossed around by various voices laying blame on both sides for the failure of the two-state […]

Internet-Regulating FEC Commissioner to Resign

Internet-Regulating FEC Commissioner to Resign. by Joe Schoffstall · February 19, 2017 Share Email Ann Ravel / AP A Democratic Federal Election Commission official who pushed to regulate the internet and has been absent from public meetings for months is resigning, according to an announcement. Ann Ravel, who wanted to regulate political speech on the internet from websites such as […]

States Ask Trump To Overturn Obama Election Action | The Daily Caller

States Ask Trump To Overturn Obama Election Action | The Daily Caller. State officials across the nation are fighting former President Barack Obama’s last-minute decision to impose federal authority over state-run election systems, the Daily Caller News Foundation has learned. The National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS), which includes officials from all 50 states and U.S. territories, appealed to […]

When Obama’s National Security Advisor Lied, Media Laughed

When Obama’s National Security Advisor Lied, Media Laughed. by Julie Kelly · February 17, 2017 Buried deep beneath the Michael Flynn hysteria this week was Judicial Watch’s release of newly obtained State Department documents related to the Benghazi terrorist attack on September 11, 2012. One email confirms—again—that the Obama administration knew the day after the attack it was not a […]

Americans brimming with optimism on the economy | TheHill

Americans brimming with optimism on the economy | TheHill. by Jonathan Easley · February 19, 2017 A strong majority of Americans say the U.S. economy is running strong, and most believe the upward trend will continue under President Trump, according to a Harvard-Harris poll provided exclusively to The Hill. The survey found that 61 percent view the economy as strong, […]

The Terrifying ISIS Sleeper Cells of Mosul – The Daily Beast

The Terrifying ISIS Sleeper Cells of Mosul – The Daily Beast. by Florian Neuhof · February 20, 2017 MOSUL, Iraq—The “My Fair Lady” restaurant was making a brisk trade when the suicide bomber stepped into the open-fronted eatery flanking a busy roundabout in east Mosul and detonated the explosives strapped around his waist. The blast swept through the cavernous interior, […]

AP source: Trump’s revised travel ban targets same countries

AP source: Trump's revised travel ban targets same countries. by VIVIAN SALAMA WASHINGTON (AP) — A draft of President Donald Trump’s revised immigration ban targets the same seven countries listed in his original executive order and exempts travelers who already have a visa to travel to the U.S., even if they haven’t used it yet. A senior administration official said […]

Christian florist vows Supreme appeal in same-sex war

Christian florist vows Supreme appeal in same-sex war. Lawyers for a Christian florist vow a vigorous appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court after a state supreme court ruled unanimously Thursday that their client violated anti-discrimination laws by refusing to provide floral arrangements for a same-sex wedding. All nine justices ruled for the state of Washington and plaintiffs Robert Ingersoll and […]

Decline of Unions Boosted Trump in Midwest Wins

Decline of Unions Boosted Trump in Midwest Wins. by Kevin Mooney · February 19, 2017 Donald Trump prevailed where other Republican presidential candidates failed in Midwestern states in part because of new right-to-work laws that have diminished the power and influence of the teachers’ unions, according to labor policy analysts. “Unions have been knocked silly in Wisconsin, thanks to the […]

Donald Trump vs. the Deep State | Klavan On The Culture

Donald Trump vs. the Deep State | Klavan On The Culture. by Andrew Klavan · February 19, 2017 I’ve made no secret of my objections to Donald Trump, and I haven’t hidden my impatience with those who are willing to support him in anything even at the expense of truth and principle. But in any major conflict involving the fate […]

Why the Resistance Is the Best Thing That’s Happened to President Trump – Reason.com

Why the Resistance Is the Best Thing That's Happened to President Trump – Reason.com. Sure, it matters that President Donald Trump has a historically low favorability rating. Then again, disliking the president isn’t exactly a courageous act. Plenty of Americans—many of whom supported the president during the general election—don’t like Trump. They do realize that politics is a trade-off. Here’s […]

Donald Trump impeachment idea drives the left nuts with glee – Washington Times

Donald Trump impeachment idea drives the left nuts with glee – Washington Times. Rage can lead the unwary to dangerous places, and some of our media notabilities are half-way there. E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post poses the question that bugs them most. “Let’s not mumble or whisper about the central issue facing our country,” he demands. “What is this […]

Mike Flynn & FBI Investigation: Bureau Had No Basis for It | National Review

Mike Flynn & FBI Investigation: Bureau Had No Basis for It | National Review. by Andrew C. McCarthy · February 18, 2017 National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was dismissed amid a torrent of mainstream-media reporting and disgraceful government leaks (but I repeat myself). Among the most intriguing was a New York Times report the morning after Flynn’s resignation, explaining that […]

Amid Russia concerns, Comey’s closed-door Hill visit results in uncanny silence among lawmakers | Fox News

Amid Russia concerns, Comey's closed-door Hill visit results in uncanny silence among lawmakers | Fox News. by Chad Pergram Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., had two main objectives. First, hoof it to the Senate’s Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility as quickly as possible. Secondly, elude reporters. The Senate was still taking its final vote Friday before a 10-day recess […]

Articles: New Political Unrest in the Oil-Rich Fields of Iran

Articles: New Political Unrest in the Oil-Rich Fields of Iran. by Hassan Mahmoudi · February 18, 2017 While Iran and the United States are still rattling sabers at one another, there’s an emerging disruptive potential inside Iran in its main oil field province, Khuzestan, which has shocked the country. Thirty-eight years ago, what are known as “The Strikes” in this […]

Articles: Democrats’ Real Global Warming Fraud Revealed

Articles: Democrats’ Real Global Warming Fraud Revealed. by Dennis T. Avery · February 18, 2017 The Democrats are devastated by their recent lost elections. They will be even more devastated as we learn the details of their massive global warming fraud. Dr. John Bates, a former high level NOAA scientist, set off a furor by revealing that a recent NOAA […]

A Big Deal? | The Weekly Standard

A Big Deal? | The Weekly Standard. By Elliott Abrams The Weekly Standard · February 27, 2017 What a difference an election makes. Benjamin Net­­an­yahu, for eight years scorned and insulted by the Obama administration, found himself warmly embraced in the Trump White House last week. No more name-calling, no more deliberate “daylight” between Israeli and American positions, no more […]

Dems Think Obama’s Nonprofit Army Destroyed The Party | The Daily Caller

Dems Think Obama's Nonprofit Army Destroyed The Party | The Daily Caller. Some Democrat organizers blame former President Barack Obama’s grassroots nonprofit for helping destroy the Democrat party, leaked emails show. The leaders and activists didn’t take news of the nonprofit, Organizing For Action “relaunching” to protect Obamacare well, as they believe the shadow army drained valuable resources and energy […]

Asra Nomani Discusses Voting For Trump, Liberals’ Reactions | The Daily Caller

Asra Nomani Discusses Voting For Trump, Liberals' Reactions | The Daily Caller. Standing courageously against the orthodoxy of the left’s promoted stereotypes of Trump voters is Asra Nomani, a life-long liberal, female Muslim immigrant. After explaining her vote for President Donald Trump, she endured a torrent of hate, vitriol and “swift condemnation” from the intolerant liberal left, many of her […]

Poll: Americans want Democrats to work with Trump | TheHill

Poll: Americans want Democrats to work with Trump | TheHill. by Jonathan Easley · February 18, 2017 A strong majority of Americans say Democrats should look to cooperate with President Trump to strike deals, according to the inaugural Harvard-Harris poll provided exclusively by The Hill. The survey found that 73 percent of voters want to see Democrats work with the […]

Back on the campaign trail already, Trump touts promises kept | Reuters

Back on the campaign trail already, Trump touts promises kept | Reuters. by Jeff Mason · February 19, 2017 MELBOURNE, Fla. President Donald Trump, after a rocky first month in office, returned to the campaign trail on Saturday to deliver another attack on the media and tout his White House accomplishments in the friendly and familiar atmosphere of a rally […]

Pence to Europe: We’re still with you – POLITICO

Pence to Europe: We’re still with you – POLITICO. by Matthew Nussbaum · February 18, 2017 “Today, on behalf of President Trump, I bring you this assurance: The United States of America strongly supports NATO and will be unwavering in our commitment to this transatlantic alliance,” Vice President Mike Pence said. | Getty Vice president, in his first trip abroad, […]

Why the assassination of Kim Jong Un’s brother should terrify us all

Why the assassination of Kim Jong Un's brother should terrify us all. Kim Jong Nam, the eldest son of North Korea’s former leader, Kim Jong Il, was recently murdered. He had been groomed as heir apparent to his father for many years before being sidelined and sent into exile. Since about 2003, he has been absent from the country’s politics. […]

Trump’s plan for spike in defense spending faces big hurdles

Trump's plan for spike in defense spending faces big hurdles. by RICHARD LARDNER WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans control Congress so President Donald Trump’s pledge to boost the Pentagon budget by tens of billions of dollars should be a sure bet. It’s not. Trump faces skeptical Democrats whose support he’ll need and resistance from fiscal conservatives opposed to repealing a 2011 […]

4 steps for Trump to undo Obamacare

4 steps for Trump to undo Obamacare. The Republican Party now is moving away from repealing Obamacare and is discussing “reform.” Besides being one more step on the road to GOP irrelevancy and displaying feckless disregard for the will of conservative voters, it is impossible to reform a system predicated on theft and false economics. I will leave the legal […]

The Left’s Anti-Trump Boycott Appears To Be Backfiring On The Left | The American Spectator

The Left’s Anti-Trump Boycott Appears To Be Backfiring On The Left | The American Spectator. by Dienekes · February 18, 2017 As the Left continues its extreme hatred for everything related to President Donald Trump, some of the Left’s tactics may actually be helping to increase the billionaire’s family business. Take, for example, the Left’s boycott of first-daughter Ivanka Trump’s […]

Milo Announced as Keynote Speaker at CPAC

Milo Announced as Keynote Speaker at CPAC. by Paula Bolyard · February 18, 2017 Someone please tell me this is fake news. [See update below] The Washington gathering, known as CPAC, is the premiere event for established conservatives. This year’s speakers include Vice President Mike Pence, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, former presidential candidate Carly Fiorina and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, […]

Reforming Our Awful Medicaid Program Requires Massive Doses of Political Courage – Reason.com

Reforming Our Awful Medicaid Program Requires Massive Doses of Political Courage – Reason.com. by Shikha Dalmia · February 18, 2017 Medicaid is arguably the civilized world’s worst health insurance program. And while the bulk of the commentarati has been fixated on reforming Obamacare’sImages of Money via Foter.com exchanges, the far bigger political challenge will be dealing with the law’s expansion […]

The Mess Trump Inherited Is Real | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis – IBD

The Mess Trump Inherited Is Real | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis – IBD. When President Trump said he inherited a mess, fact checkers scurried to prove him wrong. But by several measures, things were as bad, or worse, as when the Great Recession ended in June 2009. “I inherited a mess — it’s a mess — at home […]

With One Tweet, Chuck Todd Reveals The Truth About the Mainstream Media | RedState

With One Tweet, Chuck Todd Reveals The Truth About the Mainstream Media | RedState. by Jay Caruso · February 17, 2017 It’s always the people inside a bubble who think they’re the ones with an outsider’s perspective on things. The mainstream media fits this profile perfectly. The big name press continue to deny there is anything wrong with the way […]

Scott Pruitt’s Back-to-Basics Agenda for the EPA – WSJ

Scott Pruitt’s Back-to-Basics Agenda for the EPA – WSJ. By KIMBERLEY A. STRASSEL Feb. 17, 2017 6:57 p.m. ET 250 COMMENTS Republican presidents tend to nominate one of two types of administrator to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. The first is the centrist—think Christie Todd Whitman (2001-03)—who might be equally at home in a Democratic administration. The other is the […]

Who Rules the United States?

Who Rules the United States?. Donald Trump was elected president last November by winning 306 electoral votes. He pledged to “drain the swamp” in Washington, D.C., to overturn the system of politics that had left the nation’s capital and major financial and tech centers flourishing but large swaths of the country mired in stagnation and decay. “What truly matters,” he […]

Trump’s 1st Month: Rapid-fire executive actions, Donald diplomacy – and controversy | Fox News

Trump's 1st Month: Rapid-fire executive actions, Donald diplomacy – and controversy | Fox News. President Trump claimed at his marathon press conference Thursday that his administration is running like a “fine-tuned machine” and has made “incredible progress” since the inauguration. “I don’t think there’s ever been a president elected who in this short period of time has done what we’ve […]

Alan Dershowitz: Trump says Palestinians must earn a two-state solution | Washington Examiner

Alan Dershowitz: Trump says Palestinians must earn a two-state solution | Washington Examiner. President Trump raised eyebrows when he mentioned the possibility of a one-state solution. The context was ambiguous and no one can know for sure what message he was intending to convey. One possibility is that he was telling the Palestinian leadership that if they want a two-state […]

How the Washington Supreme Court Gave Thorns to the Florist – Jenna Ellis

How the Washington Supreme Court Gave Thorns to the Florist – Jenna Ellis. by Jenna Ellis Washington State dealt another significant blow to liberty yesterday, with its highest state court ruling that a florist can be compelled to provide her services for a same-sex wedding against her religious beliefs or be fined. Once again, this is the exact ruling the […]

What Flynn’s Resignation Really Means – The American Interest

What Flynn’s Resignation Really Means – The American Interest. by Walter Russell Mead · February 14, 2017 Flynn was the wrong man for the job, but his resignation tells us less about insidious Russian schemes than the Trump Administration’s flawed assumptions about Russia. The resignation last night of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, following a controversy over his disputed pre-inauguration […]

Articles: The Wikipedia Purge

Articles: The Wikipedia Purge. by Jonas Naeyaert · February 17, 2017 Editor’s note: A fine piece of journalism on the takeover of Wikipedia by leftist thought police, intent on purging any availability through it of certain dangerous conservative sources. Our satirist friend Oleg Atbashian of the People’s Cube suffered banishment because the last thing leftists have is a sense of […]

Lynch’s Doubling of False Claims Act Fines Could Be Bonanza for Trial Lawyers

Lynch's Doubling of False Claims Act Fines Could Be Bonanza for Trial Lawyers. by Joe Schoffstall · February 17, 2017 Share Email Attorney General Loretta Lynch / AP Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch signed a final rule shortly before leaving her post that will effectively double penalties under the False Claims Act, which could stand to benefit trial lawyers, who […]

Martin Schulz Candidacy Has Merkel on the Defensive – SPIEGEL ONLINE

Martin Schulz Candidacy Has Merkel on the Defensive – SPIEGEL ONLINE. In November 1998, Angela Merkel gave an interview to the photographer and writer Herlinde Koelbl. It was a moment of uncertainty in Merkel’s career, coming as it did just after Chancellor Helmut Kohl, on whose cabinet Merkel had served for seven years, lost that year’s general election. Kohl had […]

Fine-Tuned Chaos | The Weekly Standard

Fine-Tuned Chaos | The Weekly Standard. Why not more such as Gorsuch? President Trump has been a strategic success and a tactical failure. That’s the genteel way of putting it. The blunt way is that he’s pushed ahead relentlessly on big conservative issues. But more than Democrats or the media, he’s been his own worst enemy, a tactical bull in […]

Comparing Trump And Obama First Press Conferences | The Daily Caller

Comparing Trump And Obama First Press Conferences | The Daily Caller. President Trump defended his performance during his first four weeks in office and criticized the “out of control” media during a hastily assembled press briefing at the White House on Thursday. Here’s how his first briefing as president measured up to Barack Obama’s on Feb. 9, 2009. (Photos: Getty […]

When Obama’s National Security Advisor Lied, Media Laughed

When Obama’s National Security Advisor Lied, Media Laughed. by Julie Kelly · February 17, 2017 Buried deep beneath the Michael Flynn hysteria this week was Judicial Watch’s release of newly obtained State Department documents related to the Benghazi terrorist attack on September 11, 2012. One email confirms—again—that the Obama administration knew the day after the attack it was not a […]

Russian Spy Whistleblowers Turn on Putin—But Can They Be Trusted? – The Daily Beast

Russian Spy Whistleblowers Turn on Putin—But Can They Be Trusted? – The Daily Beast. by Anna Nemtsova · February 17, 2017 KIEV—Only a few months ago Denis Voronenkov and Maria Maksakova were two of the brightest stars in Moscow’s political firmament, trying to improve the system from inside, but very much a part of it. They rode in luxurious cars, […]

Tensions over Trump deepen fractures among American Jews

Tensions over Trump deepen fractures among American Jews. by RACHEL ZOLL NEW YORK (AP) — The early weeks of the Trump administration have widened divides between liberal and conservative Jews, setting off quarrels over anti-Semitism, Israel and the Holocaust. Well before the 2016 election, discussion over Israel had become so barbed among Jews that Jewish groups began organizing civility training […]

Did anyone notice anti-Trump ‘Day Without Immigrants’?

Did anyone notice anti-Trump ‘Day Without Immigrants’?. Establishment media widely reported Thursday’s “Day Without Immigrants” protest against President Trump’s enforcement of immigration laws, but how much of an impact did the boycott actually have? “It was a big deal for the reporters, who are paid to cover this sort of thing,” said Ira Mehlman, spokesman for the Washington, D.C.-based advocacy […]

A Special Prosecutor: The New York Times Next Bad Idea | The National Interest

A Special Prosecutor: The New York Times Next Bad Idea | The National Interest. In calling for the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate Donald Trump’s relationship with Russia, the New York Times asks a fair question but gives a dangerously short-sighted answer. The question is “who will be in charge of that investigation?” The right answer, until strong […]

Charlie Daniels on Trump’s Press Conference: Most Politicians Fear the Media; Not Trump

Charlie Daniels on Trump’s Press Conference: Most Politicians Fear the Media; Not Trump. This week I watched a press conference with President Donald Trump and a room full of the international press corps, and as one who has been watching presidential press conferences for the better part of my 80 years, I’ll have to say that I’ve never seen anything […]

Leaky John Brennan | The American Spectator

Leaky John Brennan | The American Spectator. by George Neumayr · February 17, 2017 Out of hatred for McGovernite liberals, a Republican president in the 1970s broke the law. Now those aging radicals break the law out of hatred for a Republican president. Nested within intelligence agencies, they have fed a series of criminal leaks to a press corps that […]

Why Russian Military Aggression Has Backfired on Moscow

Why Russian Military Aggression Has Backfired on Moscow. by Nolan Peterson · February 17, 2017 KYIV, Ukraine—The Kremlin’s strategy of military aggression in Ukraine and Eastern Europe has backfired, spurring former Soviet and Warsaw Pact countries to become a de facto anti-Moscow military bloc, while NATO rearms and reinforces its eastern flank. Altogether, Eastern Europe has become the most rapidly […]

McConnell: Trump Agenda Like Presidents Romney, Rubio, Jeb

McConnell: Trump Agenda Like Presidents Romney, Rubio, Jeb. by Bridget Johnson · February 17, 2017 WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) told reporters on Capitol Hill today that he’s “been pretty candid” with President Trump “and with all of you that I’m not a great fan of daily tweets.” “What I am a fan of is what he’s […]

Trump’s Dangerous Anti-Libertarian Nationalism – Hit & Run : Reason.com

Trump's Dangerous Anti-Libertarian Nationalism – Hit & Run : Reason.com. by Brian Doherty · February 17, 2017 President Donald Trump has signed an executive order claiming that in the future the total number of federal regulations will shrink, via the elimination of two regulations for every new one. He has nominated an FCC chief and a department of education chief […]

Al Gore: Still Demented After All These Years | American Council on Science and Health

Al Gore: Still Demented After All These Years | American Council on Science and Health. “Every night on the television news now is like a nature hike through the Book of Revelation,” lamented Al Gore in his opening remarks for the Climate & Health Meeting. After all these years, he still has a demented penchant for apocalyptic exaggeration. Studies have […]

A Sign That Obamacare Exchanges Are Failing – Bloomberg View

A Sign That Obamacare Exchanges Are Failing – Bloomberg View. by Megan McArdle · February 16, 2017 Yet more bad news for Obamacare this week: Molina Healthcare lost $110 million on the exchanges last year, and the CEO told investors, “There are simply too many unknowns with the marketplace program to commit to our participation beyond 2017.” At first glance, […]

Donald Trump is the answer to all that ails Washington – Washington Times

Donald Trump is the answer to all that ails Washington – Washington Times. by Charles Hurt President Donald Trump during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) more > ANALYSIS/OPINION: In a whirling dervish White House press conference, President Trump manhandled the press, piledrived all the […]

Flynn Phone Call Coverup Searching for Crime | National Review

Flynn Phone Call Coverup Searching for Crime | National Review. by Charles Krauthammer · February 16, 2017 It’s a Watergate-era cliché that the cover-up is always worse than the crime. In the Mike Flynn affair, we have the first recorded instance of a cover-up in the absence of a crime. Being covered up were the December 29 phone calls between […]

Trump blasts ‘out of control’ media, defends agenda at heated press conference | Fox News

Trump blasts ‘out of control’ media, defends agenda at heated press conference | Fox News. President Trump’s feud with the media turned into an all-out war Thursday afternoon. His early presidency beset by damaging leaks and a burst of staff turmoil, Trump used a hastily called press conference to blast the media’s coverage of his administration in his strongest terms […]

Acosta is an upgrade for Labor Secretary | Washington Examiner

Acosta is an upgrade for Labor Secretary | Washington Examiner. Acosta, a principled, conservative pick, could move the department into the modern era. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Mail Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, was visiting the Washington Examiner’s office Thursday when news broke President Trump was nominating Alexander Acosta to be secretary of Labor. To say he was pleased puts it mildly. […]

Partisan Lines Stay Fixed Amid Trump Turmoil – Michael Barone

Partisan Lines Stay Fixed Amid Trump Turmoil – Michael Barone. by Michael Barone Amid the turmoil of the first month of the Trump administration, with courts blocking his temporary travel ban and his national security adviser resigning after 24 days, the solid partisan divisions in the electorate — modestly changed in 2016 from what they’d been over the previous two […]

‘Passionate Intensity’ Has Brought About Political Consequences – Jonah Goldberg

'Passionate Intensity' Has Brought About Political Consequences – Jonah Goldberg. by Jonah Goldberg Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere The ceremony of innocence is drowned; The best lack all conviction, while the […]

The US Keeps Getting Greener – The American Interest

The US Keeps Getting Greener – The American Interest. by James A. Kelly · February 16, 2017 The Environmental Protection Agency still exists—though House Republicans have introduced a bill that would seek to change that, and President Trump is reportedly ready to sign executive orders to hamstring the agency’s climate change-related efforts—and it just released its annual greenhouse gas (GHG) […]

Articles: A Justified Intolerance of Islam

Articles: A Justified Intolerance of Islam. by Paul Pauker · February 16, 2017 Progressives and liberals do not tolerate beliefs or actions they consider unjust, yet they demand conservatives do so. Nearly every criticism of Islam is met with a chorus of condemnation from Democrats (and distress from some Republican “moderates”). This is not only wrong, but highly irresponsible. Opposition […]

Articles: Will Vulnerable Democrats Drown in Schumer’s ‘Mainstream’?

Articles: Will Vulnerable Democrats Drown in Schumer's 'Mainstream'?. by Jan LaRue · February 16, 2017 Senate Democrats facing tough re-election battles in 2018 may have to decide if they want to hang a political anchor around their necks by joining a filibuster against Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trump’s highly credentialed Supreme Court nominee. Predictably, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) […]

Chelsea Clinton Calls Arrest of Undocumented Immigrant ‘Horrifying’

Chelsea Clinton Calls Arrest of Undocumented Immigrant 'Horrifying'. Chelsea Clinton took to Twitter on Wednesday night to air her opinion on the detainment of an undocumented immigrant who has already been deported six times, calling the woman’s arrest “unconscionably terrible.” The undocumented woman, who is also a convicted criminal, was arrested last week while she was at a Texas courthouse […]

House Votes to Reverse Obama’s Planned Parenthood Rule

House Votes to Reverse Obama's Planned Parenthood Rule. Republicans passed legislation on Thursday reversing former President Barack Obama’s lame-duck ban on states withholding taxpayer funds from Planned Parenthood. The resolution will undermine a December order from the Obama administration that prevented states from blocking taxpayer funding of abortion clinics. Bill sponsor Rep. Diane Black (R., Tenn.) said on the House […]

Beware the Legacy of J. Edgar Hoover | The Weekly Standard

Beware the Legacy of J. Edgar Hoover | The Weekly Standard. By ERIC FELTEN The Weekly Standard · February 20, 2017 To hear New York Times correspondent Eric Schmitt tell it, his FBI sources are dishing confidential information from their investigations of Donald Trump’s team out of selfless concern for the country. “Many of them are taking risks in order […]

Obama Appointees Preventing Mattis From Rebuilding Military | The Daily Caller

Obama Appointees Preventing Mattis From Rebuilding Military | The Daily Caller. Holdovers from the Obama administration in the Pentagon are hampering efforts to fix the military’s major readiness problem, leaving Secretary of Defense James Mattis alone in his efforts to properly equip U.S. forces, according to the chairman of the House Committee on Armed Services. “I am concerned that … […]

Obama’s Shadow Government Is Organizing To Undermine Trump

Obama’s Shadow Government Is Organizing To Undermine Trump. by John Daniel Davidson · February 16, 2017 Once out of office, ex-presidents usually fade into private life and stay out of politics. They write memoirs, serve on corporate boards, and start charitable foundations. George W. Bush retired to his ranch in Texas and, most recently, painted portraits of veterans wounded in […]

Ryan: ‘We are exactly on track’ | TheHill

Ryan: 'We are exactly on track' | TheHill. by Mark Hensch · February 16, 2017 Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) says President Trump and GOP lawmakers in Congress are “exactly on track” to accomplish their agenda for Trump’s first 200 days in office. “We’re working on the same plan,” Ryan said during an interview airing Thursday evening on Fox News’ “Hannity.” […]

Samsung chief Lee arrested as South Korean corruption probe deepens | Reuters

Samsung chief Lee arrested as South Korean corruption probe deepens | Reuters. by Hyunjoo Jin · February 16, 2017 SEOUL Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested on Friday, a South Korean court said, over his alleged role in a corruption scandal that led parliament to impeach President Park Geun-hye. The Seoul Central District Court also rejected a request […]

Reince Priebus scrambles to bring order out of disorder – POLITICO

Reince Priebus scrambles to bring order out of disorder – POLITICO. by Seung Min Kim · February 16, 2017 Reince Priebus has turned to a group of former chiefs of staff who have briefed him on how previous administrations functioned. | Getty Reince Priebus, facing growing criticism and calls for his ouster, is racing to bring order to a White […]

Trump, in unprecedented fashion for a president, rips press

Trump, in unprecedented fashion for a president, rips press. by JONATHAN LEMIRE WASHINGTON (AP) — The leaks are real. But the news about them is fake. The White House is a fine-tuned machine. Russia is a ruse. For its stunning moments and memorable one-liners, Donald Trump’s first solo news conference as president has no rivals in recent memory. For all […]

DNC frontrunner Ellison ripped as ‘disaster on every level’

DNC frontrunner Ellison ripped as ‘disaster on every level’. The endorsements for Congressman Keith Ellison, a leading candidate to take over the Democratic National Committee, continue to pour in. The president of the Baltimore City Council endorsed him. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., backs him. Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., has endorsed the Muslim congressman. And so has David Duke. The former […]

Vietnam’s Got a New South China Sea Strategy | The National Interest

Vietnam's Got a New South China Sea Strategy | The National Interest. In 1287, Gen. Omar Khan of the Yuan Dynasty led a sizeable invasion force, including numerous war junks, against Dai Viet (present day Vietnam). With battle-hardened Mongols forming the vanguard, it seemed as if the campaign would be a walkover for China. But a naval battle the following […]

North Dakota Governor Orders Emergency Evacuation To Speed Clean Up Of #NoDAPL Protesters’ Toxic Waste | The American Spectator~

North Dakota Governor Orders Emergency Evacuation To Speed Clean Up Of #NoDAPL Protesters’ Toxic Waste | The American Spectator. by Dienekes · February 16, 2017 On Wednesday, North Dakota’s governor, Doug Burgum, issued an emergency evacuation order for the Oceti Sakowin protest camp in order to speed the cleanup of the waste left behind by #NoDAPL protesters “to avoid an […]

GOP Leaders Release Details of Plan to Replace Obamacare

GOP Leaders Release Details of Plan to Replace Obamacare. by Melissa Quinn · February 16, 2017 House Republican leaders mapped out their proposal for how Obamacare will be repealed and replaced in a closed-door meeting Thursday, outlining plans for Medicaid reforms and refundable tax credits for Americans. Joined briefly by newly confirmed Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, House […]

Media’s Flynn-Russia Narrative Quickly Collapsing as FBI Reportedly Clears Former National Security Adviser | Homeland Security

Media's Flynn-Russia Narrative Quickly Collapsing as FBI Reportedly Clears Former National Security Adviser | Homeland Security. by Patrick Poole · February 15, 2017 The media narrative that recently ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was involved in nefarious — nay, sinister and possibly treasonous!!! — dealings in his December call with the Russian ambassador is quickly collapsing, as CNN reports […]

Why Trump Should Reject Calls for a Carbon Tax – Reason.com

Why Trump Should Reject Calls for a Carbon Tax – Reason.com. There’s a full-court press underway to convince President Donald Trump that it would be a good idea to impose a carbon tax on the American people. He’s hearing about it not only from well-connected businessmen such as Elon Musk but also from establishment Republicans. Let’s hope he has the […]

Congress’ Role Tariffs: Reclaim Its Authority | National Review

Congress' Role Tariffs: Reclaim Its Authority | National Review. by George Will · February 15, 2017 In theory, if only occasionally in fact, Congress plays a role when a president wants to initiate military hostilities. Republican senator Mike Lee of Utah thinks Congress should also have a say when a president wants to initiate a trade war. Lee is a […]

Opposition group claims Iran sponsoring new terror training camps | Fox News

Opposition group claims Iran sponsoring new terror training camps | Fox News. by Eric Shawn An explosive new report given to the Trump administration could fuel discussions by the president’s inner circle about adding Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) to the official list of foreign terrorist organizations. Issued by the National Council of Resistance of Iran, the report claims […]

Report: Intel agencies repeatedly withheld info from Trump | Washington Examiner

Report: Intel agencies repeatedly withheld info from Trump | Washington Examiner. ntelligence officials have decided to intentionally keep sensitive information from President Trump out of concern he or his staff would leak or divulge it. Details, including the sources and methods behind intelligence, have not been shared with the commander in chief on an undisclosed number of occasions, multiple officials […]

The Three-Headed Hydra of the Middle East – Victor Davis Hanson

The Three-Headed Hydra of the Middle East – Victor Davis Hanson. by Victor Davis Hanson The abrupt Obama administration pre-election pullout from Iraq in 2011, along with the administration’s failed reset with Russia and the Iran deal, created a three-headed hydra in the Middle East. What makes the Middle East monster deadly is the interplay between the Iranian terrorist regime […]

Americans Warm Up to Religious Groups – The American Interest

Americans Warm Up to Religious Groups – The American Interest. by John E. Herbst · February 15, 2017 Over the past few years, as rancor and division has increased, Americans’ feelings about all sorts of religious groups have become much more positive. According to a Pew study: While Americans still feel coolest toward Muslims and atheists, mean ratings for these […]

Articles: The Muslim Face of the New Democratic Party

Articles: The Muslim Face of the New Democratic Party. by Karin McQuillan · February 15, 2017 Blacks, women, Millennials – liberals in each sub-group are now led by an uncompromising cadre of the hard left, who through their “mass actions” are attempting to turn the country against Donald Trump and brand him an illegitimate president. Most Americans are concerned about […]

Democrats, ‘Never Trumpers’ Thrilled at Prospect of Harward

Democrats, 'Never Trumpers' Thrilled at Prospect of Harward. An ally of potential national security adviser Robert Harward is soliciting resumes from a who’s who of Republican foreign policy insiders and says the retired admiral and former Navy SEAL plans to revamp the White House’s National Security Council following the resignation earlier this week of Michael Flynn, according to an email […]

Spies Keep Intelligence From Donald Trump on Leak Concerns – WSJ

Spies Keep Intelligence From Donald Trump on Leak Concerns – WSJ. By SHANE HARRIS and CAROL E. LEE Updated Feb. 16, 2017 12:33 a.m. ET 1488 COMMENTS U.S. intelligence officials have withheld sensitive intelligence from President Donald Trump because they are concerned it could be leaked or compromised, according to current and former officials familiar with the matter. The officials’ […]

Trump Making It ‘Harder’ on Himself Than Necessary, McConnell Says | The Weekly Standard

Trump Making It 'Harder' on Himself Than Necessary, McConnell Says | The Weekly Standard. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell says President Trump’s approval rating would be “10 to 15 points higher if he allowed himself to stay on message.” In an interview today, McConnell said he likes “what the president is doing,” citing deregulation efforts, his Supreme Court nominee, and […]

How Spooks Played the Game: ‘Kill Mike Flynn’ | The Daily Caller

How Spooks Played the Game: 'Kill Mike Flynn' | The Daily Caller. National Security Advisor Gen. Michael T. Flynn (ret.) — who resigned Monday — was the victim of a “hit job” launched by intelligence operatives, Obama government holdovers and former Obama national security officials, according to former intelligence officials who spoke with The Daily Caller News Foundation’s Investigative Group. […]

ObamaCare Repeal Will Derail The GOP Agenda Unless They Get Smart

ObamaCare Repeal Will Derail The GOP Agenda Unless They Get Smart. by Christopher Jacobs · February 15, 2017 With Congress heading towards its first recess at week’s end, it’s time to summarize where things stand on one of Republicans’ top objectives—repealing Obamacare—and might be headed next. While those who want further details should read the entire article, the lengthy analysis […]

Conservatives Rally Around Their Own Health Care Plan

Conservatives Rally Around Their Own Health Care Plan. by Lindsey McPherson · February 16, 2017 Conservative Republicans on Wednesday staked out their position on a proposed replacement to the 2010 health care law. But their views are likely to muddle the path toward GOP consensus. The House Freedom Caucus endorsed legislation authored by one of its members, Rep. Mark Sanford […]

Pentagon boss to NATO nations: Increase military spending

Pentagon boss to NATO nations: Increase military spending. by LOLITA C. BALDOR BRUSSELS (AP) — In an ultimatum to America’s allies, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told fellow NATO members Wednesday to increase military spending by year’s end or risk seeing the U.S. curtail its defense support — a stark threat given Europe’s deep unease already over U.S.-Russian relations. Echoing President […]

Prison time predicted in Dems’ national-security scandal

Prison time predicted in Dems’ national-security scandal. WASHINGTON – Democrats may have a major national security hacking scandal on their hands that’s on the brink of exploding into public view. Investigators, including Capitol Police, have been looking into whether classified or other sensitive information has been hacked by former information technology, or IT, staffers employed by Democrats in Congress. Now, […]

How Trump Can Take on Iran (Without Sparking War) | The National Interest

How Trump Can Take on Iran (Without Sparking War) | The National Interest. When former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn put Iran on notice last month for its test of a ballistic missile, it was music to the ears of Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu. Even though the Israeli prime minister has, as Martin Indyk put it, lost his “wingman” […]

California’s 12,209,605 Medicaid/CHIP Enrollees Outnumber Populations of 44 States

California’s 12,209,605 Medicaid/CHIP Enrollees Outnumber Populations of 44 States. (CNSNews.com) – The number of people enrolled in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) in California alone exceeds the total populations of 44 of the other states of the union, according to data published by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Census Bureau. As of […]

President Trump Restores Respect to the Relationship with Israel and Benjamin Netanyahu | The American Spectator

President Trump Restores Respect to the Relationship with Israel and Benjamin Netanyahu | The American Spectator. by Melissa Mackenzie · February 15, 2017 President Trump and wife Melania hosted Prime Minister Netanyahu and his wife, Sarah, today. The President and Prime Minister then took questions at a joint press conference. Their wives, Ivanka Trump, and Jared Kushner sat on the […]

Congress Employs Rarely Used Tool to Repeal Regulations

Congress Employs Rarely Used Tool to Repeal Regulations. by Rachel del Guidice · February 15, 2017 In the four weeks since President Donald Trump was inaugurated, congressional lawmakers have moved to address some of the 22,700 regulations adopted under President Barack Obama. “There has not been nearly as much attention paid to this issue as there should have been,” Sen. […]

Obama Loyalists Used Media Echo Chamber to Oust Flynn

Obama Loyalists Used Media Echo Chamber to Oust Flynn. by Debra Heine · February 15, 2017 Last month, PJ Media’s David Steinberg noticed that media had been covering the nothingburger about Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn’s phone calls with Russia’s Ambassador to the U.S. Sergey Kislyak like it was the story of the century. Meanwhile, media was ignoring truly explosive revelations […]

Liberal whining by Hollywood celebrities reveals anti-woman bias – Washington Times

Liberal whining by Hollywood celebrities reveals anti-woman bias – Washington Times. by Tammy Bruce President Donald Trump, jokes with, from left, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wis., and Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y. in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, after the president signed … more > ANALYSIS/OPINION: During the […]