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  • Candace Owens Challenges Avengers 4 Star Chris Evans After His “Racist Sentiments”

    10/04/2018 4:29:50 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 20 replies
    Bounding Into Comics ^ | 10/3/2018 | John F. Trent
    Candace Owens, the Communications Director for Turning Point USA, issued a challenge to Avengers 4 star and Captain America actor Chris Evans after he expressed “racist sentiments.” By the way, @ChrisEvans—since you seem to suggest that black people who don’t agree with you are “stupid”, I openly challenge you to a debate. @Politicon is in a couple of weeks. Why don’t you put your racist sentiments on full display and debate a black conservative?—Candace Owens (@RealCandaceO) October 1, 2018 (snip) After Kanye West appeared on Saturday Night Live wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat, the superstar musician would follow...
  • Colleges Don’t Need 9/11 Memorial Ceremonies

    09/11/2018 6:18:38 AM PDT · by artichokegrower · 15 replies
    Slate ^ | Sept 10, 2018 | Steven A. Miller
    A couple weeks ago, the internet’s right-wing outrage machine trained its sights on the small liberal arts school in Wisconsin where I teach. Ripon College had banned 9/11 memorials, venues like the Drudge Report and the Federalist Papers declared, because they might make Muslim students uncomfortable. On Twitter, folks who’d never previously heard of the school inveighed against its reputation, suggesting Ripon must be run by anti-American communists. One professor, born in Germany, received an email calling him a Nazi. There were threats of violence, and the cleverest tweets noted, “Ripon must be a Rip-off!”
  • Cuomo on his ‘inartful’ remark: ‘Of course America is great’

    08/17/2018 8:28:20 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 66 replies
    ap ^ | 8/17/2018 | DAVID KLEPPER
    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo, running for a third term and a potential candidate for president in 2020, acknowledged Friday that he was “inartful” when he said this week that America “was never that great.”The Democrat went on to expound on something that few elected officials ever need to spell out.“I want to be very clear: Of course America is great and of course America has always been great,” Cuomo said on a teleconference with reporters.Cuomo’s appraisal of the nation was somewhat different Wednesday when, speaking at a Manhattan bill signing, he critiqued Republican President Donald Trump and...
  • Jay-Z: Black Unemployment Drop Under Trump Doesn't Matter, "Because It's Not About Money"

    01/28/2018 5:28:05 AM PST · by Sir Napsalot · 126 replies
    RCP Video ^ | 1-27-2018 | Ian Schwartz
    Hip-hop icon Jay-Z said the drop of black unemployment under President Trump does not make him a good leader because "money doesn't equate to happiness" in an interview with CNN's Van Jones that aired Saturday night. "To give him a little bit of credit too, he is somebody who is now saying, look, I’m growing – I’m dropping black unemployment," Jones said of Trump. "Black people are doing well under my administration." "Does he have a point that maybe the Democrats have been giving us good lip service, but no jobs. He may say terrible things, but putting money in...
  • Michigan Cops Say Diva Michelle Obama "Won't Be Seen With Us, Allow Us in Her Presence"

    10/27/2008 12:58:06 PM PDT · by Sioux-san · 46 replies · 3,645+ views
    Debbie Schlussel blog ^ | 10/27/2008 | Debbie Schlussel
    EXCLUSIVE: Michigan Cops Say Diva Michelle Obama "Won't Be Seen With Us, Allow Us in Her Presence" By Debbie Schlussel I thought that we were about to elect a President, not a queen. But Michelle Hussein Obama has other ideas. Some Michigan cop friends of mine sent me this, about how Michelle Obama has treated them throughout Michigan, ie., like the plague.... First Hand from a Clinton Township Police Lieutenant [DS: Clinton Township is a Detroit suburb.] ....I am not trying at all to dissuade your vote, but Obama has really cheesed me off. . . . I have heard...
  • Educators line up to defend domestic terrorist Ayers

    10/08/2008 10:23:07 AM PDT · by CharlesThe Hammer · 26 replies · 1,083+ views
    World Net Daily ^ | October 7, 2008 | Drew Zahn
    Hundreds of educators have endorsed a letter opposing the "demonization" of Williams Ayers – the domestic terrorist who helped launch Barack Obama's poliltical career, and whose relationship with the Democratic presidential candidate continues to be major controversy – arguing that frequent reports of his involvement in domestic bombings are "designed to intimidate free thinking and stifle critical dialogue." "We write to support our colleague Professor William Ayers, Distinguished Professor of Education and Senior University Scholar at the University of Illinois at Chicago, who is currently under determined and sustained political attack," reads the letter, available for endorsement at www.supportbillayers.org. "The...
  • My letter to Charlie Gibson

    09/12/2008 7:40:25 PM PDT · by Porterville · 40 replies · 385+ views
    Me ^ | Sep 12, 2008 | me
    Attack us. Show us how ugly you are and the little respect you have for our wellbeing. Belittle our religion, our faith, our God. Distort our convictions and love of country. Make a parody of our conviction to family. Call us breeders, Christian zealots, and jingoist. Let us know that you will use our grace and gentleness against us. The things we believe, all men instinctively know. Let us know that you have no desires but power. No conviction but raw greed. No love of community but self interest. No honor, but perversion. Your type uses our sins against us....
  • MoveOn.org Phoenix Rally

    04/22/2008 4:18:59 PM PDT · by DannyCruz78 · 4 replies · 74+ views
    4/22/08 | Danny Cruz
    I've decided to pay a visit to this MoveOn.Org function. I understand many Arizona democrat lawmakers and even a disturbed, delusional left-wing mental patient talk show host named Jeff Farias will be speaking. I will be correcting some of the factual errors I have a feeling could possibly arise. I welcome any company. This Thursday at Noon, Phoenix State Capitol. 1700 W. Jefferson.
  • It's over. Obama is the nominee.

    03/18/2008 11:48:45 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 170 replies · 6,443+ views
    The San Diego Union-Tribune ^ | March 18, 2008 | Chris Reed
    It was extremely unlikely that Hillary Clinton was going to overcome Barack Obama's lead in delegates, states and total votes and take the Democratic nomination, but Obama's speech this morning -- graceful, thoughtful, nuanced, sweeping, challenging, unprecedented -- pretty much wiped out any chance at all. It was a speech Hillary could never have given -- really, few U.S. politicians ever could have given. I write this not just because I think this will dampen the Rev. Wright controversy. I write this because Obama did an extraordinary job of presenting himself as the candidate of "the better angels of our...
  • New depths of depravity

    02/06/2008 8:48:40 AM PST · by Graybeard58 · 19 replies · 220+ views
    Waterbury Republican-American ^ | February 6, 2008 | Editorial
    Historians credit left-wingers with coining "politics of fear" to belittle Sen. Joseph McCarthy's campaign against communists in the U.S. government. The phrase went into hibernation in the 1960s, a torpidity even warmonger-in-waiting Lyndon Johnson's daisy-girl ad couldn't disturb, only to reemerge in the 1980s to denigrate Ronald Reagan's Cold War-winning strategy. These days, the phrase has become the lefties' No. 1 rhetorical trump card against the war against Islamic terrorism. To them, Americans have more to fear from the Bush administration than from the terrorists who seek to bring America to heel. Sen. Barack Obama uses it in almost every...
  • Ahmadinejad's Dangerous Game: Why he wanted to speak at Columbia

    09/25/2007 4:53:52 PM PDT · by dervish · 20 replies · 436+ views
    Slate ^ | 9/24/07 | Anne Applebaum
    The true novelty of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's appearance Monday at Columbia University did not, as many critics would have it, lie in the fact that an august Ivy League institution had invited the Iranian president—a Holocaust denier, authoritarian leader, and sponsor of terrorism—to speak on its campus. The protests, the fury, the screaming New York tabloid headlines, the counterarguments about free speech—all that sort of thing we have seen before. No, the novelty of Ahmadinejad's appearance at Columbia lies in the fact that he wanted to make that speech at all. Though a blustering Columbia dean foolishly told Fox News that...
  • Climb On Board The 'Ron Paul Revolution'

    09/16/2007 8:53:29 AM PDT · by NapkinUser · 335 replies · 4,287+ views
    TheDay ^ | 9/16/2007 | Marc Guttman
    When Americans evaluate today's political landscape, most feel something between impotence and disapproval. So, while citizens shake their heads or shrug at the mainstream media's “top tier” presidential candidates, it is extraordinary how many are becoming overjoyed about one lesser covered candidate. Tens-of-thousands have joined the appropriately named Ron Paul Revolution, joining Meetup.com groups, putting up signs, and crossing states to attend rallies. Congressman Ron Paul's genuine message and untarnished record of promoting individual liberty for everyone, a free-market economy of wealth and abundance, and a foreign policy of non-intervention, peace and free trade, has attracted vast support from diverse...
  • Live Discussion With Post Staff Writer, Dana Priest (Gag Alert)

    04/19/2007 9:37:28 PM PDT · by STARWISE · 8 replies · 578+ views
    WashPost ^ | 4-19-07 | Dana Priest
    .. MD:.. I watched some of Tuesday's House testimony by former CIA analyst and head Bin Laden hunter Michael Scheuer on C-SPAN. *snip* .. he made a vitriolic attack on your work on the secret prisons story. His basic viewpoint could be summed up as "people are trying to kill Americans -- we have to kill those people and if innocents suffer along the way, tough." I did some Internet research and the guy seems to run with an odd mix of people -- including antiwar.com, a libertarian site that sees all war as a tool of state expansion. Yet...
  • Note from America--When the world is silent amidst American aggression

    01/25/2007 11:14:55 AM PST · by SJackson · 32 replies · 960+ views
    Al Ahram ^ | 1-25-07 | Curtis F J Doebbler*
    When the world is silent amidst American aggression -- Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia -- it indicates assent, writes Curtis F J Doebbler* -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- As an American citizen, it is fascinating and harrowing to watch my country under President George W Bush stumble from one horrific mistake to another, but at the same time it is even more worrying to watch the cowardly response of other world leaders. When the US attacked Afghanistan in 2001, the world's leaders shrugged this off as a necessary and unpreventable response to a horrific act against the US. Almost no world leader questioned the use of...
  • Kerry Bashes Our Volunteer Military

    10/30/2006 7:42:07 PM PST · by newzjunkey · 533 replies · 23,160+ views
    KFI AM 640 ^ | Oct 30, 2006 | Self
    <p>Tonight's "John Ziegler Show" on KFI 640AM in Southern CA played a clip from Senator John F Kerry's appearance at Pasadena City College with candidate Phil Angelides, Democrat for CA governor.</p> <p>"You know, education, if you make the most of it, if you study hard and do your homework, and you make an effort to be smart, uh, you can do well. If you don't, you get stuck in Iraq."</p>
  • Documentary Slams U.S. Companies Working in Iraq

    09/05/2006 5:01:03 PM PDT · by Cagey · 7 replies · 692+ views
    ABC NEWS ^ | 9-5-06 | DAN HARRIS
    Sept. 4, 2006 — He's tackled Wal-Mart and Fox News with his scathing documentaries. Now, filmmaker Robert Greenwald is releasing a documentary which argues that private companies helping to fight the war in Iraq don't have the nation's best interests in mind. "Iraq for Sale: The War Profiteers" debuts in limited release this week, and presents an assault on companies that provide the kinds of services in Iraq that the military once handled itself, such as supplying food, water and mail delivery for the reconstruction. In the film, former KBR/Halliburton water purification specialist Ben Carter is interviewed and says when...
  • ACADEMY AWARDS- Nominating foreign films changes (no official language, prohibit English entries)

    07/05/2006 10:28:48 AM PDT · by weegee · 2 replies · 287+ views
    AP via Columbus Dispatch ^ | Wednesday, July 05, 2006 | No byline
    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has changed the way it chooses nominees for best foreign-language film and eliminated a rule requiring entries to be in the official language of the submitting country. The academy’s governors approved a new process in judging foreign-language films, allowing New York-area academy members to participate in the selection for the first time, according to a statement issued last week. A shortlist of films from nine countries will be chosen by the same Los Angeles screening committee that has traditionally viewed the approximately 60 submissions. That shortlist will...
  • Lessons Learned: Francine Busby vs. the Republican Party

    06/18/2006 10:28:15 AM PDT · by OKIEDOC · 30 replies · 1,086+ views
    National Organization for Women ^ | June 15, 2006 | Lisa Bennett
    When is a loss really a win? It's a common practice, trying to spin a political defeat into a victory. But in the case of the race to fill Randy "Duke" Cunningham's seat in the House of Representatives, the silver lining might not be that hard to find. snip NOW PAC organizers worked on the Busby campaign, reaching out to voters across the county. The NOW PAC put Hays in San Diego prior to the April 11 Special Election, and sent her and another organizer Monely Soltani there again in late May to work on the run-off vote, held concurrently...
  • High School Kid Who Burned Mexican Flag Arrested And Charged With Arson

    03/31/2006 8:52:07 PM PST · by lowbridge · 534 replies · 16,733+ views
    FreeRepublic ^ | 3/31/06 | kstewskis
    Just got home from work, and was listening to Joe Crummy on KFYI interview one of the dads of the kids that burned the Mexican flag: Apparently, his kid was arrested by AJ Police and was held in detention in Florence all day yesterday. CHarged with Arson. It took all of their savings to get a retainer for an atty. It gets better. The family is now getting death threats. They were informed by police that there are those trying to find out where the family lives, and are going after them. AJ police stated to the father, there is...
  • A seven-year-old speaks out (Another Maya Angelou!)

    03/31/2006 11:59:04 AM PST · by FerdieMurphy · 45 replies · 1,592+ views
    Afro.Com ^ | 3/22/2006 | Staff
    The poem by seven–year-old Autum Ashante ”White Nationalism Put U in Bondage,” has caused quite a stir in some circles but it shouldn’t have. It is the truth and Blacks who read their history know it is. The fact that the Pikesville, N.Y. school system has banned this young child from performing without doing its homework, is an indication of how little history our children are learning in our schools about what really happened in this country from slavery days to the present. Autum, the daughter of a Nation of Islam poet and activist, is no stranger to the Black...