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  • Joe 'You Ain't Black' Biden: Please watch 'Uncle Tom' Larry Elder touts documentary that looks at vitriol against independent-thinking African Americans

    05/28/2020 7:30:09 AM PDT · by rktman · 6 replies ^ | 5/27/2020 | Larry Elder
    June 19 is the premiere of "Uncle Tom," a documentary on which I am the executive producer. Through interviews with black conservatives, some well-known and some not, the film asks a simple question: Why are independent-thinking blacks, who believe in limited government and personal responsibility, denounced as "sellouts" and "coons" and "Uncle Toms" by fellow blacks? One can agree or disagree about whether, and to what degree, today's problems in the black community can be traced to slavery and Jim Crow. But blacks who do not connect the serious problems in black urban America to Jim Crow and slavery are...
  • A Confession

    05/27/2020 6:59:05 AM PDT · by street_lawyer · 4 replies
    Bad News Journal ^ | May 27, 2020 | Bad News Journal
    By: BNJ Editor and Chief At Large I did not create the BNJ for profit. The BNJ informs and is therapeutic. My desire is to publish both sides of an issue from a neutral perspective. The mendacity of the national media is frustrating me to no end, as I assume it is doing the same for you. The BNJ is an outlet for our frustration. We can reach 100 or 1000 people. That makes a difference and you can help. The BNJ is not right or left. It presents both sides. I don’t want to turn off either side. My...
  • Why Conservative Women Are So Pretty

    04/22/2020 8:13:52 AM PDT · by Perseverando · 110 replies
    The Federalist ^ | April 22, 2020 | Henry Scanlon
    Three years ago I attended the Conservative Political Action Conference and was struck by something I later concluded was probably a figment of my imagination. This year I returned, and, rather than having my recollection dispelled, it was confirmed. The young women who attend CPAC are spectacular. No kidding: What’s up with this concentration of incredibly attractive young, conservative women? It’s noticeable and remarkable. They are beautiful and stylish in the way French women often are, which is to say in their own way, not in a conforming or predictable way. They all look like the girl the high school...
  • What happened to Frezoxee conservative platform?

    04/17/2020 6:13:16 AM PDT · by John Leland 1789 · 6 replies
    April 17, 2020 | John Leland 1789
    I had an account on Freezoxee. Suddenly it disappeared. Does anyone know what happened to it? Did it morph into a different platform, or just fade away (gone broke?)? Has anything replaced it?
  • Coronavirus Is Not Even Close to America's Biggest Problem

    03/27/2020 9:00:54 AM PDT · by Alex Baker · 21 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 2020 March 27 | Bryce Buchanan
    Governments can create money, but creating money does not create wealth. Wealth comes from productivity. Putting ink on small pieces of paper does not make wealth. You can visualize this fact quite easily. Imagine that our government officials keep businesses closed "to protect us from the virus," but they send everyone large checks every month. Our benevolent leaders made sure we had lots of money, so we are all taken care of, right? Without productive people, the true engine of wealth, Atlas would shrug, and the world would fall into its natural state, which is poverty. Anything that destroys productivity...
  • Progressive Cities and Black Education

    03/25/2020 7:08:18 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 10 replies ^ | March 25, 2020 | Walter E. Williams
    A recent report by Chris Stewart has shed new light on some of the educational problems faced by black youth. The report is titled "The Secret Shame: How America's Most Progressive Cities Betray Their Commitment to Educational Opportunity for All." Stewart is a self-described liberal and CEO of Brightbeam, a nonprofit network of education activists who want to hold progressive political leaders accountable. The report asks, "So how do we explain outstandingly poor educational results for minority children in San Francisco -- which also happens to be one of the wealthiest cities in the country?" "The Secret Shame" reports that...
  • Peggy Hubbard U.S. Senate

    03/12/2020 4:12:40 AM PDT · by Freedom'sWorthIt · 25 replies
    Peggy Hubbard for Senate ^ | 3/12/20 | Peggy Hubbard
    Peggy Hubbard is a veteran, former police officer, and retired IRS analyst, and Harley enthusiast. She speaks out for what she believes in, keeps her word, and does what is right, even when it isn’t easy. ..... Peggy was a supporter of Donald Trump in the Republican primary. She believes in America and understands we need more representatives who are not politicians, who are willing to put the American people and our freedoms first. People who will get serious about renegotiating lousy trade deals, fight for our military and veterans, support law enforcement, support criminal justice reform, support the American...
  • Romney Is Now a Bigger Conservative Villain Than Socialism

    02/28/2020 7:45:06 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 44 replies
    thedailybeast ^ | 02/28/2020 | Will Sommer
    Republicans gathered at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday to cheer on their conservative heroes. But they also had an opportunity to shame GOP politicians they deemed not pro-Trump enough, casting ballots for the “phoniest ‘conservative’ lawmaker.” Next to a stuffed donkey with a fake elephant’s snout, attendees voted for the likes of former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), and former Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who led the ballot count as of Thursday afternoon. One prominent GOP Trump critic wasn’t an option, though—because everybody already knew he’d win in a landslide.
  • New Jon McNaughton Painting: "You Are Fake News"

    02/21/2020 9:41:49 AM PST · by PROCON · 32 replies
    Jon McNaughton ^ | Feb. 21, 2020 | Vanity
    Perfect! "You Are Fake News."
  • Rob Reiner & I Explain Liberalism

    02/18/2020 5:26:18 PM PST · by cvolkay · 17 replies ^ | 2/18/2020 | Chris Volkay
    Yesterday our old buddy, self-made man Rob Reiner called the president a "Malignantly Narcissistic Pathologically Lying Misogynistic Racist." Whew! That's a lot of typing. Want to thank old Robo honestly as he illustrates probably better than anybody else in Hollywood what I've been saying for many, many years about Liberalism. I'm branching out now to video (Hollywood Mock Show) and here is the link-- It starts a little slow (background info) but naturally I think it's worth it and believe it or not, I also believe it true.
  • Remembering AMAC’s Dan Weber

    02/10/2020 3:04:28 PM PST · by Kaslin · 7 replies ^ | February 10, 2020 | Andrew Mangione
    A lot of attention has been given recently to conservative icon and venerable syndicated radio host Rush Limbaugh and his advanced lung cancer diagnosis. President Trump rightfully honored him with the Presidential Medal of Freedom during last week’s State of the Union address. Unfortunately, America received more sad news last week. Dan Weber, veteran, husband, father, grandfather, entrepreneur, visionary and giant in the conservative movement, passed away last Monday evening. You say you haven’t heard of Dan Weber? Please let me enlighten you. Dan Weber was born in Brooklyn, NY and grew up no stranger to hard work. He began...
  • Meet The Gun Toting, Former Oil And Gas Chairman, And Mother Of Two Running For Congress To Turn New Mexico’s 2nd District Red Again

    02/09/2020 12:46:13 PM PST · by rktman · 55 replies ^ | 2/7/2020 | unknown
    Claire Chase is running as a Republican for New Mexico’s 2nd Congressional District seat in 2020, and she stopped by the Daily Caller to sit down with senior White House correspondent Christian Datoc. Chase, the 36-year-old former chairman of the New Mexico Oil and Gas Association and a mother of two, is running against Democratic Congresswoman Xochitl Torres Small who turned the primarily Republican district blue in 2018. Chase talked to Datoc about her support for President Donald Trump’s US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement, the border wall, the Second Amendment, and her opposition to the Green New Deal.
  • Proposal - Make Romney Persona Non Grata from Freerepublic

    02/09/2020 8:26:35 AM PST · by EQAndyBuzz · 98 replies
    Self | 2/9/2020 | EQAndyBuzz
    On this day, February 9, 2020, I propose to all members of Free Republic that Mitt Romney be declared Persona Non Grata and his name permanently banished from the halls of Free Republic.
  • Former NFL Star Burgess Owens Recounts His Family's Long-Standing History With the NRA [Utah 4th Cong Dist]

    02/01/2020 1:37:33 PM PST · by jazusamo · 32 replies ^ | February 1, 2020 | Beth Baumann
    Source: Courtesy of Burgess Owens After the Civil War, Union General William T. Sherman issued Special Field Order No. 15, which confiscated 400,000 acres of Confederate land from Charleston, South Carolina all the way to the St. John's River in Florida. According to Sherman's order, every newly-freed African American family was to receive 40 acres and later down the line, a mule. Former NFL Raiders' safety Burgess Owens' grandfather was one of those people who received 40 acres and a mule after being freed from slavery. And of the things Owens' family learned early on is that anyone who...
  • Liberal elites' secret weapon is conservative family values

    01/20/2020 4:24:21 PM PST · by Libloather · 16 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 1/14/20 | Timothy P. Carney
    America’s elite - that is, the 30% of adults with at least a college degree - enjoy one very particular privilege that enhances their life and nearly guarantees their success. And too many of them refuse to share it. The privilege isn’t a college education. That merely correlates with what really matters. And the greatest privilege isn’t material wealth. That sure makes life easier, but wealth mostly correlates with the real privilege I'm referring to. America’s elite have a secret weapon that steers them and their children away from drugs, early death, violence, dropping out of high school, dropping out...
  • Tucker Carlson On Soleimani Intelligence: Since When Do We Trust The Deep State?

    01/07/2020 8:44:38 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 71 replies
    Hotair ^ | 01/07/2020 | AllahPundit
    The aftermath of the Soleimani strike is filled with unhappy subplots but a rare enjoyable one will be watching Fox’s 8 p.m. guy tussle with, well, pretty much everyone else on the network over whether aggression towards Iran is a good or bad thing.Tucker is clear and consistent. He doesn’t trust America’s hawkish national security establishment, be it in the context of Saddam’s WMDs, the Trump campaign’s alleged collusion with Russia, or the supposedly “imminent” threat posed by Qassem Soleimani. Especially the latter, as he’s been an outspoken critic of belligerence towards Iran throughout Trump’s presidency. He was the...
  • Top 20 Conservative News Sites To Read In 2020

    01/02/2020 12:16:40 PM PST · by AF_Blue · 51 replies
    Liberty Nation ^ | 01/02/2020 | Liberty Nation staff
    The hunt for solid conservative news sites that offer more than just spin and cheerleading is often difficult, fraught with hours of web trawling and disappointment. Welcome to Liberty Nation’s Top 20 Conservative News Sites to Read in 2020. Last year, LN ran a wildly successful poll to figure out which sites conservative folks are actually reading. Over the last 12 months, our poll has reached the giddy heights of being the number one Google search result for Top Conservative News. For 2020, we decided to do even better.
  • A Reconquista of American Culture?

    12/23/2019 7:38:04 PM PST · by LibWhacker · 2 replies
    American Mind (Claremont Institute) ^ | 12/17/19 | Jeremy Carl
    Something new must emerge from the wreckage of the Flight 93 election. This is the second post in an ongoing series of reports and reflections from abroad by Jeremy Carl. Read the first here.–Eds. Hunter Hearns has offered a grim but accurate assessment of the results of the Flight 93 election. Despite the sincere efforts of many talented people (undermined in part, it should be said, by a number of GOP establishment hacks and Never Trumpers), the conservative storming of the cockpit has failed to prevent the plane of state from crashing. Indeed, Hearns indirectly shows the true depth of...
  • BREAKING: Boris Johnson’s Conservatives on course for huge victory, exit poll projects

    12/12/2019 2:05:27 PM PST · by outpostinmass2 · 299 replies
    Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party is on course for a huge majority in Parliament, according to an exit poll from the UK’s three main broadcasters. The projections will be a big disappointment for Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party and suggests Johnson will be able to pass his Brexit deal comfortably. The exit poll is usually fairly accurate but a lot can still change as the night progresses and actual results begin to come through. Here’s the exact seat numbers from the exit poll, which predicts a huge Conservative win. 326 seats are needed for a majority. Conservatives: 368 Labour: 191 SNP: 55...
  • Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer resigns, vows to stay on until new leader chosen

    12/12/2019 2:21:17 PM PST · by A Formerly Proud Canadian · 13 replies
    Global News ^ | Amanda Connolly
    Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer is resigning. But he says he will stay on as leader until his replacement is chosen and continue to serve as MP for Regina—Qu’Appelle. His resignation comes as a direct result of new revelations that he was using Conservative Party money to pay for his children’s private schooling, according to Conservative sources who spoke with Global News. Senior Conservatives say the expenditures were made without the knowledge or approval of the Conservative fund board, including the chair of the board. There are also calls for the party’s executive director, Dustin van Vugt, to resign over...