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  • Report: 'Clinton Adviser Greenberg is Behind Israeli Protests'

    09/03/2011 3:14:27 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 40 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 4/9/11 | Gil Ronen
    The protesters demand "social justice" and a more equitable economy but their exact demands are not clear. According to an investigative report by Maariv's Kalman Libeskind, the protests were engineered by a group of media strategists who are directed by prominent Democratic strategist Stanley Greenberg, a former adviser to Bill Clinton, John Kerry and others. Greenberg directed the strategists to create a protest that was not led by one specific group, in order to create social ferment. An unnamed left-wing leader would eventually step into this ferment and take the reins, Greenberg predicted. The Israeli strategists reportedly include Boaz Gaon,...
  • Eric Holder's Newest Witch Hunt

    07/31/2011 7:17:16 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 45 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | July 311, 2011 | Bob Beauprez
    The Department of Justice is executing a "Witch Hunt" against banks. Through the DOJ's Civil Rights Division, Attorney General Eric Holder is forcing banks to "relax their mortgage underwriting standards and approve loans for minorities with poor credit as part of a new crackdown on alleged discrimination," according to a published report by Investor's Business Daily after reviewing court documents. The DOJ has already extorted $20 million for weak and poor credit loans from banks that "settled out of court rather than battle the federal government and risk being branded racist." The DOJ admits another 60 banks are already under...
  • Glenn Beck Compares Social Protesters to "Communists"

    08/15/2011 1:13:51 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 17 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 15/8/11 | Gavriel Queenann
    American conservative radio host Glenn Beck took aim at Israel's 'social protests' comparing organizers to "communists." In a video clip from Beck's show entitled "Radical leftists protest in Israel" posted on his website, Beck criticized the protesters' demands for guaranteed housing, raising the minimum wage, and providing daycare for children aged three months.
  • U46 parents: What does chief of equity, social justice do?

    08/05/2011 8:41:44 AM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 6 replies
    Sun Times ^ | August 2nd | Emily McFarlan
    ELGIN — It was nearly 50 years ago when Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous “I Have A Dream” speech, Mike Reiskin of Bartlett noted. In that speech, King said he dreamed his four little children one day would live in a nation where they would “not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.” But Reiskin told the U46 Board of Education Monday night, “The position you’re looking to fill very specifically addresses groups and judges people by the color of their skin, not the content of their character.” The position...
  • Mitt Romney: Obama Failed Because We Needed a Larger, Longer Stimulus (romney is a progressive)

    08/05/2011 6:18:58 AM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 54 replies
    FDL ^ | June 28th | Scarecrow
    The Washington Post’s Philip Rucker caught Mitt Romney explaining how to think about economic policy when the labor market is depressed, housing has tanked, households are broke and the Fed is limited by near-zero interest rates: Romney criticized Obama’s $787 billion stimulus package, saying it did not create long-lasting jobs. He said he would have lowered tax rates, instituted fair trade policies and boosted energy independence to help create sustainable private-sector jobs. "The challenge with so-called stimulus is it tends to be throwing a little gasoline on the fire," Romney said. "It causes some heat. . . . It just doesn’t cause...
  • Cloward-Piven Paradise Now? (Hard to Argue with!)

    08/02/2011 8:37:34 PM PDT · by weeder · 52 replies
    American Thinker ^ | August 1, 2011 | Jeannie DeAngelis
    Combine class warfare, demonizing the rich, getting as many people onto the welfare rolls as possible, and pushing the economic system to collapse and you have a flawless formula for Cloward-Piven 2.0 -- and a vehicle that ensures Obama remains in power.
  • FCC Chairman Genachowskis' Remarks at the 2nd Annual Broadband & Social Justice Summit

    07/28/2011 4:06:29 PM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 5 replies
    Broadband and Social Justice ^ | February 3rd | Marcella Gadson
    MMTC held its second annual Broadband and Social Justice Summit January 20-21, and was proud to welcome all five FCC Commissioners to speak on several topics. Four Commissioners spoke on day two, and Chairman Julius Genachowski paved the way for them on day one, delivering a generally forward-looking speech. Genachowski's speech focused on the state of the Digital Divide and avenues toward more broadband adoption, revamping spectrum, and the FCC's four part mobile broadband agenda. Using an illustration of his experience with the 2010 Consumer Electronic Show where every device required Internet access, the Chairman began by highlighting the necessity...
  • Murder is alleged in botched heist (AZ)

    07/22/2011 9:03:14 AM PDT · by marktwain · 7 replies
    azstarnet.com ^ | 21 July, 2011 | Kim Smith
    Car alarm installer Charles Montes was almost done for the day. It was just after 7 p.m., his boss was locking up, and he was finishing up his last installation for the day. All of a sudden, Montes felt a gun in his back. The gunman announced he and his boss "were gonna get jacked and don't do nothing stupid," Montes testified Wednesday in Pima County Superior Court. Moments later, a man lay dead, felled by a bullet fired by Montes, and three accomplices were on their way to jail. Wednesday was the first day in the trial of Carlos...
  • Has CA Public Utilities Commission Jumped on the ‘Media Reform’ Astroturf Bandwagon?

    07/22/2011 8:54:45 AM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 15 replies
    Big Government ^ | July 22nd | LibertyChick
    The media reform cabal is at it again. The same professional Soros-funded astroturfers who brought us Van Jones to demand “media justice” and SaveTheInternet and Net Neutrality have been focused on a new target. For months now, Free Press, Media Access Project, Public Knowledge, Consumers Union, and the New America Foundation have been thwarting the proposed merger of cell phone providers AT&T and T-Mobile, saying the move would raise prices for consumers and cost jobs. As the deal sits with the FCC, which just this week temporarily halted its review of the proposal, AT&T and T-Mobile have tried to reassure...
  • Omaha Schools Spend $130,000 in Stimulus Money to Buy 8,000 "Social Justice" Diversity Manuals

    07/15/2011 5:38:09 AM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 29 replies
    The Blaze ^ | July 12th | Jonathon M. Seidl
    If I told you that your tax dollars (130,000 of them) went to buying a "diversity" manual that asserts the government and other institutions create advantages that "channel wealth and power to white people" and calls on educators to "take action for social justice," what would you do? And if I told you that such a manual was required staff reading in Omaha, NE schools, what would you say? Don’t believe me? Read on to learn about "The Cultural Proficiency Journey: Moving Beyond Ethical Barriers Toward Profound School Change." The book is a manifesto on cultural awareness. But what it...
  • The Jesse Lee Peterson Radio Show! Uniting the Races with Truth Instead of Dividing them with Lies!

    06/27/2011 10:31:20 PM PDT · by abigail2 · 8 replies
    Bond Action, Inc. ^ | June 28, 2011 | abigail2
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  • Liberals Outsourcing Morality

    06/21/2011 2:07:40 AM PDT · by OwenKellogg · 2 replies
    American Thinker ^ | June 21, 2011 | Frank Ryan
    Liberals Outsourcing Morality By Frank Ryan In the Book of Matthew in the New Testament, Pontius Pilate symbolically washes his hands of the responsibility for the crucifixion of Jesus. This symbolism has carried on through the centuries as the mark of someone who is complicit in something yet wishes to distance himself from the appearance of responsibility. The person effectively "washes" away the guilt. In much the same way, 21st-century liberalism uses the tax code to absolve itself of the moral responsibility to truly care for the very citizens they claim to be protecting. The tax code has become the...
  • LA School District Votes to Ban Flavored Milk (Don't you love that social justice?)

    06/16/2011 7:28:12 AM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 32 replies
    ABCObama ^ | June 15th | APObama
    Jennie Cook of Food for Lunch, a coalition advocating nutritious school food. She has been pushing the district to eliminate flavored milk for the past year. "This is a social justice issue."
  • Progressive Christian organization goes after Ayn Rand

    06/13/2011 1:34:57 PM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 25 replies · 1+ views
    A progressive religious organization, American Values Network, has a new ad out attacking conservative leaders like Rush Limbaugh and Paul Ryan by criticizing their appreciation for Ayn Rand’s philosophical views. ... And, of course, the group has tied to George Soros. Stu pointed out that they received at least $800,000 from Soros.org, his website for the Open Society Institute.
  • Keep Jesus Out of Your Socialism

    06/09/2011 11:33:27 AM PDT · by deltaromeo11 · 32 replies
    http://www.michaelyoussef.com ^ | June 7, 2011 | Dr. Youssef
    The headline of the full-page ad asks, "What Would Jesus Cut?—A budget is a moral document." The text continues, "Our faith tells us that the moral test of a society is how it treats the poor." .... How would you answer that question? My answer would be, "It's a nonsense question. Your premise is faulty. Your priorities are not His priorities." What would Jesus cut? When He stood before the Roman Empire, He didn't suggest cuts. He received cuts. His flesh was cut by Roman nails and a Roman spear. He was bruised for our transgressions, and with His cuts...
  • How Obamacare is hurting the patient-physician relationship - Statement By Jane Orient, MD

    06/01/2011 1:29:52 PM PDT · by Conservative Coulter Fan · 5 replies
    AAPS ^ | May 27, 2011 | Jane Orient, MD
    May 27, 2011 Presented at AAPS Briefing Cannon House Office Building Rm 340 May 26, 2011 CLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEO OF STATEMENT I’m a former VA and academic doctor, and I’d like to tell you why I will only practice private medicine now. Background Upon completing my residency in general internal medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, I was offered job in the ambulatory care section at the Tucson VA and an instructor in medicine. I was on the tenure track, and participated in clinical research with the dean of the college of medicine in collaboration...
  • The Jesse Lee Peterson Radio Show! Uniting the Races with Truth Instead of Dividing them with Lies!

    05/31/2011 12:18:55 AM PDT · by abigail2 · 3 replies
    Bond Action, Inc. ^ | May 31, 2011 | abigail2
    THE JESSE LEE PETERSON RADIO SHOW TUNE INTO JESSE'S SHOW 6 am to 9 am PST, 9 am to 12 pm EST BOND Action, Inc. has been created to educate, motivate and rally Americans to greater involvement in the moral, cultural and political issues that threaten our great country ”Rebuilding the Family by Rebuilding the Man”... BOND Action Inc. PO Box 35586 Los Angeles, CA 90035-0586 T: 1-877-WE ACT77 T: 1-877-932-2877 Buy this bumper sticker and support BOND! Click HERE ARCHIVE RADIO AND SUNDAY SERVICE… HERE
  • Critical Legal Studies

    05/14/2011 6:51:08 AM PDT · by combat_boots · 9 replies
    An intellectual movement whose members argue that law is neither neutral nor value free but is in fact inseparable from politics. Critical legal studies (CLS) is a sometimes revolutionary movement that challenges and seeks to overturn accepted norms and standards in legal theory and practice. CLS seeks to fundamentally alter Jurisprudence, exposing it as not a rational system of accumulated wisdom but an ideology that supports and makes possible an unjust political system. CLS scholars attempt to debunk the law's pretensions to determinacy, neutrality, and objectivity. The law, in CLS scholarship, is a tool used by the establishment to maintain...
  • Private Charity Versus Government Welfare

    05/11/2011 9:25:02 PM PDT · by GonzoII · 6 replies
    Crisis Magazine ^ | 05/10/2011 | Rev. C. J. McCloskey III
    Private Charity Versus Government Welfare Rev. C. J. McCloskey III Less than three years has passed since the publication of Pope Benedict XVI’s third encyclical, Charity in Truth. As some readers may remember, the encyclical caused quite a stir both in secular and religious circles — as have many of the past papal encyclicals dealing with economic questions, going back to Pope Leo XIII’s groundbreaking 1891 exposition of social justice, Rerum Novarum.It appears that the redaction and publication of the current encyclical was speeded up to address the ongoing global economic crisis — and that it does. This article, however,...
  • From the lips of a Social Justice Liberal Democrat

    05/11/2011 3:19:14 PM PDT · by TheDailyChange · 7 replies
    TheBlaze ^ | 05112011
    Loretta Honeycutt a self-proclaimed Social Justice Liberal Democrat just was just on Glenn Beck's program. She agrees with Glenn that Arizona' educational system is being torned apart from within. Our Children's future is at stake from radical Anti-American curriculum, etc... "Currently, a class that teaches history from a Mexican-American perspective is allowed to substitute for the required U.S. history class. But the school superintendent also wants to reevaluate the entire program (and possibly get rid of the class),* in part because it advocates the overthrow of the U.S. government." Learn more, visit her site at: http://www.tu4sd.com/