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  • More Than 400 Writers Sign Petition Protesting Donald Trump

    05/26/2016 6:08:07 AM PDT · by Bloody Sam Roberts · 161 replies
    New York Times ^ | 5/26/16 | ALAN RAPPEPORT
    Donald J. Trump has been working to mend fences with many of his detractors, but among literary luminaries it is looking like it will be a tough sell. A group of more than 400 writers, including big names such as Stephen King, David Eggers, Amy Tan, Junot Daz and Cheryl Strayed, released an online petition on Tuesday to express their opposition to Mr. Trumps candidacy on the grounds that he is appealing to the darkest elements in American society. The rise of a political candidate who deliberately appeals to the basest and most violent elements in society, who encourages aggression...
  • Girl gets pepper sprayed at Trump protest (language warning)

    05/25/2016 12:52:25 PM PDT · by Stalwart · 61 replies
    LiveLeak ^ | May-25-2016 | NoFatGirls
    44 second video, Soros snowflake gets drenched by police.
  • Domenech: Beck, Erickson Useful Idiots, They Are Stupid and Both Men Should Be Ashamed

    05/22/2016 2:47:07 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 24 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | 22 May 2016
    Ben Domenech, publisher of The Federalist, calls Glenn Beck and Erick Erickson useful idiots regarding their defense of Facebook and its CEO Mark Zuckerberg. From The Federalist: Glenn Beck and Erick Erickson have both written pieces in response to this weeks meeting with Facebook Beck as someone who attended, Erick as someone who didnt. Both suggest the same thing about the conservative relationship with Facebook: that criticizing the corporate entity for its obvious bias in its news curation is an act of hypocrisy and nothing more than a Jesse Jackson-style shakedown. These are the complaints of useful idiots. They...
  • Portland State Students Stage Die-In Because Cops Carry Guns

    05/19/2016 8:55:58 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 45 replies
    thefederalistpaper ^ | Robert Gehl
    This week, students at Portland State University decided to take a break from whatever studies they have and make fools of themselves. They staged a die-in to protest the fact that police carry guns. Thats right. They want officers unarmed. So, I do believe I have mentioned the die-in beforewhat that entails is a lot of us who are abused so to saywere going to be laying down in the street outside so [the president] can see us so he knows what the Board of Trustees does to us, which is it kills us, one protester explained. The video...
  • Bernies Thug Life

    05/19/2016 4:14:43 AM PDT · by SJackson · 13 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | May 19, 2016 | Matthew Vadum
    Bernies Thug Life Why Sanders is lying when he says he doesnt approve of violence perpetrated on his behalf. May 19, 2016 Matthew Vadum The reason Bernie Sanders pointedly refuses to condemn his supporters for throwing chairs and making death threats against Democrat officials at and after the partys Nevada convention is because he doesnt actually object to their violent behavior. Sanders blew off pressure from Democrat leaders to disavow ugly tactics by his supporters at the event Saturday evening, calling the complaints nonsense and arguing that his supporters were not treated with "fairness and respect." Remember that...
  • How the Smashing Pumpkins Billy Corgan Became an SJW-Hating Conservative Crusader

    05/14/2016 7:58:27 AM PDT · by rktman · 50 replies
    thedailybeast.com ^ | 5/13/2016 | Jen Yamato
    Despite all his rage, Billy Corgan is still just rattling the cage of American politicsmuch to the infinite sadness of Gen X-ers still holding onto their Siamese dreams of mid-90s alt-rock Smashing Pumpkins greatness. On Thursday, he slammed socialist presidential candidate Bernie Sanders and accused liberal activists of infringing on free speech. The tactics in the social justice warrior movement are to stifle and shut down free speech, the singer said Thursday during an appearance on Infowars, the online network run by far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones.
  • Trump wall draws crowd and controversy at UW

    05/10/2016 8:15:17 AM PDT · by BlackFemaleArmyCaptain · 13 replies
    The Seattle Times ^ | 5/10/2016 | Katherine Long
    A group of University of Washington students showed their support for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump by building a Trump wall on the schools Red Square. Two days after Donald Trump made his first campaign visit to Washington state, a group of University of Washington students erected a Trump wall on UWs Red Square on Monday to show their support for the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. About 10 Trump supporters, most of whom appeared to be UW students, erected the plywood wall at about 1 p.m. It was painted to resemble a brick wall, with the words Trump Wall painted...
  • Are women headed for the draft? One House committee says yes

    04/28/2016 5:51:22 AM PDT · by HLPhat · 46 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 28 April 2016 | Karoun Demirjian
    The House Armed Services Committee took a big and unexpected step toward making women register for the draft Wednesday night, as a handful of Republicans joined Democrats to back a measure that its own sponsor hoped would fail.
  • Rosario Dawson Arrested After Crossing Police Line at Democracy Spring Protest in D.C.

    04/16/2016 11:09:42 AM PDT · by 5150 FREEPER · 14 replies
    MSN News/ET ^ | 4/15/16 | John Boone
    Rosario Dawson says she's "grateful" following her arrest in Washington, D.C. on Friday. The Daredevil actress was arrested for crowding, obstructing or incommoding after crossing police lines during the Democracy Spring rally at the U.S. Capitol, ET has confirmed. While she was not handcuffed, Dawson was given a ticket for a $50 fine and was processed on site. "This is a tremendous issue and I'm really grateful that I could be here and be a part of it," the 36-year-old actress told reporters following her arrest. "I wanted for me, personally, to be in solidarity with the people who put...
  • Actress Rosario Dawson arrested at D.C. Democracy Spring rally

    04/15/2016 5:01:59 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 23 replies
    WJLA.COM ^ | 15 APRIL 2016 | WJLA.COM
    WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) Rosario Dawson was cuffed at the Democracy Spring rally Friday afternoon, with video surfacing of her arrest on TMZ.
  • Hundreds flock to US Capitol to protest money in politics, hundreds arrested

    04/11/2016 5:05:55 PM PDT · by markomalley · 21 replies
    AP/Fox News ^ | 4/11/16
    Hundreds of protesters flocked to the U.S. Capitol Monday for a demonstration against the role of money in politics, prompting arrests of more than 400 by the Capitol police force. The demonstration was part of a series of "Democracy Spring" protests planned in Washington this week by a coalition of groups. The demonstrators chanted slogans like "one person, one vote" and "money out of politics" as they sat on the East Front of the Capitol. One sign read "Things go better without Koch," a reference to the billionaire businessmen David and Charles Koch, who have promised to lead an almost...
  • Dozens of Swedish Women Show Support for Islam By Taking Selfies in Hijab after Brussels Massacre

    03/29/2016 2:01:56 AM PDT · by ghosthost · 35 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 3-24-2016 | Jim Hoft
    The violance against Muslim women has increased, and this is extremely worrying. Their basic rights are not being respected, their civil rights are being respected. And we need to put a stop to this. Being called names in the streets, getting their scarfs/hijabs ripped off their heads, and being slandered has become a daily routine for many muslim women.
  • Wisconsin Pro-Life Group Backs Ted Cruz Over Donald Trump: "He's Always Been Pro-Life"

    03/28/2016 11:57:59 AM PDT · by conservativejoy · 77 replies
    Life News ^ | 3/28/2016 | Steve Ertelt
    Ahead of Tuesdays primary election contest in Wisconsin, the state pro-life group Wisconsin Right to Life issued an endorsement for pro-life Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz over GOP rival Donald Trump. In a statement to LifeNews.com the organization said Cruz is the only candidate int he race who has always been pro-life and has the ability to defeat pro-abortion Hillary Clinton in November. Wisconsin Right to Lifes Political Action Committee supports Ted Cruz as the only presidential candidate with a proven record on life who can win, the group said. There has never been an election more important than this...
  • Donald Trump's Useful Idiots

    03/27/2016 11:58:51 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 9 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | March 27, 2016 | Carl M. Cannon
    Jim Kenney was sworn in as mayor of Philadelphia on January 4 this year. By January 7, he was vigorously, if inadvertently, assisting Donald Trumps presidential bid. That day, a 30-year-old Muslim convert in a flowing white robe who had previously traveled to Saudi Arabia and Egypt, fired 13 shots at a Philadelphia cop, wounding him severely before the officer fired back and the suspect was apprehended. When questioned by detectives, he said hed done it for ISIS. He stated that he pledges his allegiance to the Islamic State, he follows Allah and that is the reason he was called...
  • Thousands Pledge to Get Arrested in D.C. Protests Next Month

    03/25/2016 10:37:10 AM PDT · by detective · 18 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 24 Mar 2016 | Aaron Klein
    The leaders of Democracy Spring, a coalition of far-left groups plotting a mass civil disobedience movement to begin next month, told Breitbart News they have already confirmed 2,912 protesters who pledged specifically to risk arrest. Those protesters signed an option on the coalitions website explicitly stating, I pledge to be one among thousands who will risk arrest to save democracy in DC between April 11 16. Other pledge options for protests include: *I pledge to come to Washington DC to support the sit in through legal protest but cannot risk arrest. *I want to join the march from Philadelphia...
  • Here Are The Radical Leftist Anti-Tump Groups Behind The Chicago Protest

    03/12/2016 9:04:21 PM PST · by Nachum · 23 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 3/12/16 | Michael Volpe
    The usual suspects of local radical leftists were instrumental in organizing the anti-Trump rally protest in Chicago on Friday. Chicago ANSWER ANSWER (Act Now to Stop War and End Racism) Chicago is the Chicago franchise of an international network started in the wake of 9/11 and among the first to protest against a response in Afghanistan; since then the group is involved in most of the radical lefts favorite causes: anti-capitalist, pro-union, open borders, anti-war, anti-police causes. The day after the Trump rally the group was holding a forum entitled Taking Action to Support Palestine. We will have a report...
  • Group protests Civil War Museum exhibit (because of guns)

    02/14/2016 11:57:23 AM PST · by Red in Blue PA · 64 replies
    HARRISBURG - Dozens of protesters took a stand against the National Civil War Museum Wednesday, saying that an exhibit currently on display and sponsored by the NRA sends the wrong message to young people. “This public institution is highlighting guns when we in fact are trying to get them off the streets and limit their use,” Homer Floyd, a demonstrator, said. Much of the anger is directed at the display of a pistol used by William Quantrill, a Confederate fighter who captured runaway slaves in Kansas and Missouri. In one such raid during the Civil War, Quantrill and his group...
  • Oscar-Winning Actress Emma Thompson’s Diversity Solution: ‘Kill’ All the Old White Men

    02/14/2016 9:29:22 AM PST · by drewh · 99 replies
    Brietbart Big Hollywood ^ | 13 feb 2016 | Kipp Jones
    Two-time Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson weighed in on the #OscarsSoWhite controversy this week, and suggested the industry’s diversity issues could be remedied by “killing off” the Academy’s many older, white members. “It’s hilarious,” the British actress told the Belfast Telegraph earlier this week in regards to the Oscars nominating controversy. In January, the controversy was renewed after the Academy announced its acting nominations included no people of color for a second straight year. “It’s no change there. It’s not as if it’s ever been awash with people of color. Let’s face it, the Oscar membership is mainly old, white men,”...
  • Putin Ignores Kerry Cease Fire Plea and Sends Top Gun Fighter Jet into Syria

    02/04/2016 7:58:19 PM PST · by DeathBeforeDishonor1 · 94 replies
    Foxnews ^ | 2/4/16
    GO PUTIN!! Top Gun fighter jet to join Syria battle By Lucas Tomlinson, Jennifer Griffin Published February 04, 2016 FoxNews.com Facebook1626 Twitter0 livefyre Email Print NOW PLAYING Syrian peace talks derailed after Russia continues bombings Never autoplay videos Russia seemingly has ignored Secretary of State John Kerry’s appeals to stop bombing civilians and allow critical humanitarian aid to starving Syrians – and is instead escalating its military involvement, deploying four of its most capable fighter jets to Syria, two defense officials confirmed to Fox News. The decision to send the Su-35S jets poses yet another hurdle for Kerry’s efforts to...
  • Whistling protesters bombard Trump with interruptions

    01/27/2016 9:51:51 AM PST · by detective · 40 replies
    Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump was repeatedly interrupted by protesters during a short speech on Tuesday, where he mostly focused on policy and avoided discussing controversy over a Fox News debate that overtook the afternoon. Demonstrators armed with whistles derailed the business mogul at several points during his speech in Iowa City. Before the rally, a CNN reporter tweeted a picture of people wearing red shirts that read, "I stand with my Muslim neighbors."
  • Petition to Feminist/Actress Emma Watson to Live One Week in a Muslim Refugee Camp w/o Bodyguards

    01/25/2016 4:28:40 PM PST · by DogByte6RER · 25 replies
    Change.org ^ | January 2016 | Oscar Izard, Melbourne VIC
    Spend one week in a Calais migrant camp for feminism (without bodyguards) In order to show how safe current migration is to Europe, particularly regarding the cause of feminism (I reject wholeheartedly the notion that North African and Middle Eastern migrants are unsafe, and rapists), Emma Watson should spend a week's holiday in a Calais migrant camp, without guards of course, to show how safe, and how pro feminism these migrants are.
  • Liberals Are Simple-Minded and often more dogmatic than conservatives, according to a new study.

    01/20/2016 9:04:54 PM PST · by Behind Liberal Lines · 20 replies
    Reason ^ | 01.20.16 | Ronald Bailey
    The researchers report, "Conservatives are indeed more dogmatic on the religious domain; but liberals are more dogmatic on the environmental domain." In fact, they note that "the highest score for simplicity was for liberals"
  • Take Action: Co-Sign letter to Trump (CALLING ALL COMMIES!)

    01/20/2016 3:43:55 PM PST · by smartyaz · 21 replies
    Communist Party USA ^ | 1/20/2016 | Joe Simms
    By now everyone is well aware of Donald Trump's injection of raw racism into the election campaign. It is a tribute to the U.S. people that many from all walks of life have stood up and rejected Trump's hate mongering. The AFL-CIO in the first place has challenged Mr. Trump demanding he cease and desist. Muslims have a been particularly targeted by the GOP front runner. In response Rep. Keith Ellison from Minnesota has sent an open letter to Trump renouncing his call to ban all Muslims from the U.S. As Rep Ellison points out, the billionaire Republican's demagogy hurts...
  • Multiculturalism Trumps Protecting Women from Rape

    01/12/2016 8:59:50 AM PST · by Kaslin · 20 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 12, 2016 | Dennis Prager
    Since the scores of New Year's Eve sexual attacks on German women by hundreds of men identified as Arab or North African, the left in Germany has faced a dilemma: which to fight for first -- women's human rights or multiculturalism? This was the same dilemma that faced British authorities between 1997 and 2013. During those six years at least 1,400 girls from the age of 11 in just one English city (Rotherham, population 275,000) were raped by gangs of men, nearly all of whom were immigrants (mostly from Pakistan) or their sons. But British authorities kept silent. Why? In...
  • Trump: Kim Jong Un deserves 'credit' for taking out rivals

    01/09/2016 10:09:03 PM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 180 replies
    The Hill ^ | January 9, 2016 | Bradford Richardson
    Republican primary front-runner Donald Trump says North Korean communist dictator Kim Jong-un deserves "credit" for the cutthroat efficiency with which he disposes of his political foes. "If you look at North Korea, this guy, he's like a maniac, OK?" Trump said at a rally in Ottumwa, Iowa, on Saturday. "And you've got to give him credit: How many young guys - he was like 26 or 25 when his father died - take over these tough generals and all of a sudden, you know, it's pretty amazing when you think of it. How does he do that?" he added. “Even...
  • This Portland Hippie Is Planning a ‘Peace Concert’ in ISIS-Controlled Syria

    01/09/2016 3:43:28 PM PST · by PJ-Comix · 111 replies
    Daily Beast ^ | January 6, 2016 | Asawin Suebsaeng
    James Twyman, 'Peace Troubadour,' is embarking on 'the most important and dangerous peace mission' of his life-to the Israel-Syria border and beyond, wielding his classical guitar. ISIS generally doesn't respond well to music. But that isn't stopping James Twyman, an author and musician based in Portland, Oregon, from planning a trip to ISIS-held territory in Syria later this month to help bring peace to the region through the power of a musical-prayer concert.
  • Democrats Least Concerned About Islamic Terrorism (far more concerned about domestic)

    01/05/2016 10:17:01 AM PST · by presidio9 · 19 replies
    FrontPage Mag ^ | Daniel Greenfield | January 3, 2016
    This is your brain. This is your brain on MSNBC. A new poll shows that Democrats are the least concerned about Islamic terrorism. Only 47 percent of Democrats are concerned about Islamic terrorism. That's compared to 56 percent overall, 56 percent of independents and 67 percent of Republicans. Democrats are much more concerned about domestic terrorism than about Islamic terrorism. When it comes to Islamic terrorism, the radical party simply doesn't care. Interestingly enough, 67 percent of Democrats say it's important to protect the religious freedom of Muslims, as do 60 percent of Republicans, but only 49 percent of...
  • The Israelis have spoken - Putin is their person of the year for 2015

    01/01/2016 8:57:45 AM PST · by Zenjitsuman · 164 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 1/1/2016 | Gil Hoffman
    <p>Putin is Israelis’ person of the year, according to a Panels Research poll taken for The Jerusalem Post and its Hebrew sister publication Ma’ariv Sof Hashavua.</p>
  • A socialist vision fades in Cuba’s biggest housing project

    12/30/2015 1:15:47 AM PST · by Cincinatus · 10 replies
    The Washington Post ^ | December 29, 2015 | Nick Miroff
    HAVANA - In the Alamar neighborhood on the outskirts of Havana, the streets don't have names. To find an address, you need to know the zone, the block number and the apartment, because all the buildings look the same. Long and rectangular, five stories tall, their facades have been stripped by the ocean air and re-pigmented in curlicue patterns of mildew. Alamar is the largest public housing project in Cuba, if not one of the largest in the world, with 100,000 residents. In a country sworn to socialist equality, it is arguably Cuba’s most equal place, because everyone pretty much...
  • TRUMP: Vladimir Putin's praise is 'a great honor'

    12/17/2015 4:37:14 PM PST · by Cringing Negativism Network · 58 replies
    Business Insider ^ | December 17, 2015 | By Maxwell Tani
    Republican US presidential front-runner Donald Trump is apparently "honored" that Russian President Vladimir Putin considers the real-estate magnate a "flamboyant" and "very talented" man. "It is always a great honor to be so nicely complimented by a man so highly respected within his own country and beyond," Trump said in a statement, according to Politico. He continued: "I have always felt that Russia and the United States should be able to work well with each other towards defeating terrorism and restoring world peace, not to mention trade and all of the other benefits derived from mutual respect." (full article at...
  • Patriarch: Catholics and Russian Orthodox uphold ‘the same Gospel values’

    12/10/2015 1:52:11 PM PST · by Trumpinator · 41 replies
    catholicculture.org ^ | December 04, 2015 | Catholic World News
    Catholic World News Patriarch: Catholics and Russian Orthodox uphold ‘the same Gospel values’ December 04, 2015 The head of the Russian Orthodox Church met with two Catholic priests on December 2 and expressed appreciation for the work of the Catholic Church in Italy. Patriarch Kirill told the prior and administrator of Basilica of St. Nicholas in Bari that “Bari is a sacred place for Orthodox Christians like Mount Athos or holy sites in Palestine” and that “theologians discussing theological issues sitting at the table is one thing, but people contacting our brothers in the West, moreover at the holy site,...
  • Gamechanger: Celebrities join Obama in reminding America that they oppose gun violence(LOL)

    12/10/2015 8:57:10 AM PST · by rktman · 61 replies
    hotair.com ^ | 12/9/2015 | unknown
    To cleanse the palate, a gun-grabbing “effort” distinguished by its lack of effort. At some point America’s creative class decided that celebrity PSAs should all operate the same way. The cast appears sequentially, usually standing against a uniform blank background, and instead of uttering a sentence or two they each say chunks of sentences that are stitched together to form a statement.
  • College of William & Mary Students Want Statue of ‘ Rapist’ And ‘Racist’ T Jefferson Removed

    11/25/2015 2:26:50 AM PST · by Altura Ct. · 45 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11/23/2015
    Students at the College of William & Mary want Thomas Jefferson’s status removed from campus because they call him an “incestuous rapist” and a “racist.” The Jefferson statue there is now covered in yellow notes that say things including: “he knew it was wrong,” “racist” “rapist,” “black lives matter,” and ” stop worshiping racists.” The College of William & Mary, Jefferson’s alma mater, is one of many schools in America where student activists are debating the legacy of the Founding Fathers and demanding the removal of anything that commemorates them. At Princeton University, student activists held a sit-in inside the...
  • Across the nation, students have risen up to demand an end to systemic and structural racism [tr]

    11/24/2015 10:38:14 AM PST · by C19fan · 58 replies
    The Demands ^ | November 24, 2015 | Staff
    Note: These demands were compiled from protesters across the country. These are living demands and will grow and change as the work grows and changes. If you have demands that are not listed, please send them to sam@thisisthemovement.org or @samswey.
  • Teenage Islamist 'poster girl' who fled Austria to join ISIS 'is beaten to death by the terror group

    11/24/2015 5:03:47 AM PST · by Libloather · 59 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 11/24/15 | Darren Boyle
    Teenage Islamist 'poster girl' who fled Austria to join ISIS 'is beaten to death by the terror group after trying to escape from Syria' A teenage Austrian girl who fled to Syria along with her friend is believed to have been beaten to death after being caught trying to flee the ISIS stronghold of Raqqa. Samra Kesinovic, 17, and her friend Sabina Selimovic became 'poster girls' for ISIS after they arrived in Syria in April 2014. A number of Austrian newspapers have reported that Samra has been beaten to death for attempting to leave Raqqa, although official government sources are...
  • Idiotic Meme of the Day: Jesus, Mary and Joseph were rejected refugees

    11/19/2015 9:31:19 AM PST · by cll · 41 replies
    FR | 11/19/15
    Where does it say that Jesus, Mary and Joseph were refugees? - "At that time a proclamation was made by Caesar Augustus that all the inhabited world should be registered. This was the first census, undertaken while Cyrenius was governor of Syria and EVERYBODY WENT TO THE TOWN OF THEIR BIRTH TO BE REGISTERED. Joseph went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to David’s town, Bethlehem, in Judea, because he was a direct descendant of David, to be registered with his future wife, Mary, now in the later stages of her pregnancy. So it happened that it was...
  • Dayton mayor signs letter welcoming refugees

    11/17/2015 11:00:44 AM PST · by Impala64ssa · 27 replies
    Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley joined mayors from Chicago, Los Angeles, New York and 14 other U.S. cities who said they were willing to take in even more refugees than proposed by the Obama Administration. The letter was written Thursday. “We will welcome the Syrian families to make homes and new lives in our cities,” wrote the mayors, all of whom are part of the Cities United for Immigration Action coalition. “Indeed, we are writing to say that we stand ready to work with your Administration to do much more and to urge you to increase still further the number of...
  • Thousands Use #MuslimsAreNotTerrorist To Combat Islamophobia

    11/14/2015 2:42:18 PM PST · by PROCON · 93 replies
    HUFFPO ^ | Nov. 14, 2015 | Daniel Marans
    Champions of religious pluralism around the world used #MuslimsAreNotTerrorist to refute the idea that Friday's attacks in Paris reflect the views of most Muslims or mainstream interpretations of the Islamic faith. The hashtag was trending on Twitter on Saturday, with more than 267,000 mentions. Many of the tweets are from Muslims, while others are from people in other communities opposed to generalizations about Islam and its practitioners. A similar message from a New York resident that was inspired by his conversation with a Muslim cab driver has gone viral on Twitter. On Saturday, the Islamic State group took credit for...
  • BREAKING NEWS: Two sources in Chicago diplomatic circles identify Ambassador Chris Stevens as gay

    09/15/2012 1:33:20 PM PDT · by ilovesarah2012 · 367 replies
    hillbuzz.org ^ | September 14, 2012 | Kevin DuJan
    Today I went out into the field here in Chicago looking to talk to some of the striking teachers but no one in a red-shirt was anywhere to be found (or, if they were wearing one, they had nothing to do with the teachers union strike). A journalist friend of mine asked me to nose around and see if I could uncover anything about slain Ambassador Chris Stevens, who was rumored to be gay. A former roommate of Stevens by the name of Austin Tichenor lives and works in Chicago and while making calls to friends of mine in the...
  • Gloria Steinem Blames El Rushbo for Feminism's Failure

    10/23/2015 12:59:00 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 59 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | October 23, 2015 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Okay, folks, change of direction. Time to go back to the Grooveyard of Forgotten Favorites. Dadelut dadelut dadelut dadelut. I haven't done one of these in a while, but we're gonna do it now. We have a feminist update with the Forester Sisters on the theme song. Vocal portrayal... (playing of update theme) RUSH: Actual footage from a pro-choice rally back in the mid-1990s. We're fierce, we're feminists, and we're in your face. It's a pro-choice rally. The Forester Sisters there with the vocal portrayal of just one of many feminist update themes. We had You Don't Own Me,...
  • Russian Air Force Strikes ISIS in Al-Raqqa and East Aleppo: Terrorists Suffer Heavy Casualties

    10/05/2015 12:00:08 AM PDT · by tcrlaf · 114 replies
    AlMasdar ^ | 10-5-2015 | Leth Fadel
    Over the last 48 hours, the Russian Air Force has targeted the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS) with relentless airstrikes above the provincial capital of the Al-Raqqa Governorate and the terrorist groups stronghold inside the Deir Hafer Plains in the Aleppo Governorates eastern countryside. On Sunday morning, the Russian Air Force struck ISIS again with a flurry of airstrikes above the Tabaqa Military Airport and the Tabaqa National Hospital, destroying another weapons depot belonging to the terrorist located inside the storage facility that is situated to the north of the military barracks. Meanwhile, to the east of the...
  • Immigration group planned girl's pope encounter for a year

    09/28/2015 9:24:21 PM PDT · by aquila48 · 10 replies
    AP ^ | Sep. 25, 2015 | ALICIA A. CALDWELL
    Sophie Cruz's encounter with the pope during a parade in Washington this week looked to be one of those spontaneous, once-in-a-lifetime-moments Francis has become known for. But for 5-year-old Sophie, the chance to wrap her arm around the pope's neck as he offered a hug, kiss and a blessing unfolded as perfectly as it was scripted by members of a coalition of Los Angeles-based immigration rights groups. For nearly a year the group had been preparing the young girl from suburban Los Angeles to make a dash for the popemobile to deliver a message about the plight of immigrant parents...
  • Pope praises Iran nuclear deal as 'proof of political good will' in UN address

    09/25/2015 9:23:47 AM PDT · by Dave346 · 94 replies
    The Daily Star ^ | Sep. 25, 2015 | 05:41 PM
    UNITED NATIONS: Pope Francis on Friday threw his support behind Iran's accord with major powers as he backed a goal of global abolition of nuclear weapons. The Iran agreement "is proof of the potential of political goodwill, exercised with sincerity, patience and constancy," Francis said in an address to the United Nations. "I express my hope that this agreement will be lasting and efficacious, and bring forth the desired fruits with the cooperation of all the parties involved," he said. Francis made his remarks a day after a friendly welcome at the U.S. Congress, where many Republican lawmakers have vehemently...
  • The Biggest Idiots in Politics: The #Blacklivesmatter Protesters

    08/15/2015 4:20:10 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 14 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | August 15, 2015 | John Hawkins
    Nobody is working harder to ensure that black Americans die violently than the #Blacklivesmatter protesters. Not the KKK. Not the Aryan Nation. Not the American Nazi Party. In fact, if those groups were smart (and being a part of one of those groups is de facto proof that they’re not), then they’d be doing everything they can to fund the #blacklivesmatter crowd. Why? Well, first of all, despite the name, the group doesn’t care about most #blacklives. On average, 1,876 black babies are aborted PER DAY in the United States. Many of those innocents are slaughtered via Planned Parenthood, an...
  • DNC Chair STILL Cant Tell Difference Between Democratic Party and Socialism (VIDEO)

    08/02/2015 3:37:18 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 29 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 08/02/15 | Jim Hoft
    Things got very awkward on Thursday when Chris Matthews asked DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz what the difference was between the modern Democratic Party and Socialism. Debbie Wasserman Schultz was completely stumped. She couldnt answer the question. We havent seen that dazed look since Rachel Dolezal was busted as a fraud. Because, as we all know, there is no difference between todays Democrat Party and radical Socialism. On Sunday DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz was again asked to explain the difference between the modern day Democratic Party and Socialism. Again She failed. You know Chuck it is always fun to...
  • Code Pinks DMZ Trip Criticized by Human Rights Activists

    07/23/2015 2:29:55 PM PDT · by BBell · 4 replies
    http://freebeacon.com ^ | 7/22/15 | Thomas Novelly
    Anti-war activists from CODEPINK and feminist leaders told lawmakers and Capitol Hill staffers that they opened a new door to peace during a May trip across the demilitarized zone in Korea, and called for unity in the region.Grace Jo, a human rights activist and North Korea defector, was in the crowd on Tuesday evening, attentive and silently disagreeing. Her family fled from the communist regime to China in 1998, and she lost half of them to starvation, human trafficking, and torture during the trek.Theyre working in favor of the North Korean regime, Jo said in an interview with the Free...
  • Grand Jury Testimony In Cold War-Era Rosenberg Case Released (Brother's Testimony)

    07/15/2015 6:15:21 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 32 replies
    NPR ^ | 7/15
    Here's what we know: Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were executed in 1953 for selling U.S. nuclear secrets to the Soviet Union after one of the most sensational Cold War-era espionage trials. They were convicted in 1951 owing, largely, to the testimony of David Greenglass, Ethel Rosenberg's brother. Here's what we don't know: How credible Greenglass' testimony was in court. Greenglass himself spent nearly a decade in prison for his role in the conspiracy. The Army sergeant stole nuclear intelligence from Los Alamos, N.M., and said he passed it on to the Rosenbergs. At the trial, he said Ethel Rosenberg typed...
  • Everyone Who Changed Their Facebook Photos To Rainbow Just Got DUPED

    06/30/2015 6:43:28 PM PDT · by Morgana · 58 replies
    conservativepost.com ^ | june 30, 2015 | am
    Over a million people changed their facebook profile pictures to a rainbow filter in support of gay marriage. New reports reveal that the Celebrate Pride tool may not have been the best idea According to Daily Mail, this tool was actually Facebooks way of performing psychological testing on their users. Cesar Hidalgo wrote on Facebook yesterday. The question is, how long will it take for people to change their profile pictures back to normal.
  • So You Think That Rainbow Makes You Look Cool? (contains profanity)

    06/30/2015 8:50:57 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 97 replies
    christophercantwell.com ^ | June 29, 2015 | Christopher Cantwell
    I have an important public service announcement for everyone who changed their Facebook and other profile photos to a rainbow recently. Absent some massive desire for more color in your life, you probably did this to celebrate the United States Supreme Court magically creating a constitutional "right" to a marriage license for gay people. Didn't you? I suppose you think this makes you quite tolerant, and forward thinking, but it doesn't. I imagine you think you're advancing freedom, but you're not. You probably feel really good about yourself for helping gay people gain acceptance in society, but that's not even...
  • White HuffPo Writer: I Was So Ashamed of My Whiteness That I Didnt Want Children

    06/23/2015 11:50:57 AM PDT · by Michael van der Galien · 49 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 06-23-2015 | Michael van der Galien
    Ali Michael is a young writer for the Huffington Post. Thats bad enough in itself, but it gets even worse. You see, shes a white lady who hates whites. Herself included. As she explains in a recent piece about her views on race: "I definitely experienced this. There was a time in my 20s when everything I learned about the history of racism made me hate myself, my Whiteness, my ancestors and my descendants. I remember deciding that I couldnt have biological children because I didnt want to propagate my privilege biologically. "If I was going to pass on my...