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Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Teen Vogue Columnist Claims She's 'Not Concerned' If Men Are Falsely Accused Of Sexual Harassment | Daily Wire

As a deluge of sexual harassment claims washes over Hollywood, the entertainment and media industries, the concern remains that innocent men will suffer as a result of false accusations of impropriety.

Science & Technology | Technology

What Ending Net Neutrality Means for You and Your Time Online

The FCC is moving to overturn an Obama-era net neutrality plan. Here’s what that could mean for Internet users.

News | NEWS

Legislators Voice Bipartisan Concern Over US Policy Toward Hamas, as Palestinian Terror Group Commits to Retaining Indep

As Palestinian Hamas representatives reinforced their commitment to retaining an independent armed force ahead of new post-reconciliation talks with their rival Fatah...

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links!

What's the Truth About the First Thanksgiving?

Should Americans celebrate Thanksgiving as a day of gratitude? Or should they mourn it as a day of guilt? Michael Medved, author of The American Miracle, shares the fascinating story of the first Thanksgiving.

News | NEWS

Islamophobia? Jews Represented 54% Of ALL Hate Crimes In 2016 | Daily Wire

With the constant refrain of Islamophobia parroted by the mainstream media, it might be interesting for them to note one telling statistic from the FBI as they tallied hate crimes in 2016: Of the 1,538 hate crimes

Politics | BDS

Looking for an American bipartisan issue? Try the fight against BDS

'To those saying Israel is an increasingly partisan issue, that narrative is prescriptive rather than descriptive,' says law Prof. Eugene Kontorovich

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Can My Children Be Friends With White People? - The New York Times

The rise of Donald Trump has broken bonds on all sides. But for people of color the stakes are different.

Politics | Politics

Bill Clinton: A Reckoning

Feminists saved the 42nd president of the United States in the 1990s. They were on the wrong side of history; is it finally time to make things right?

News | NEWS

The New School Invites Linda Sarsour to Lead Panel on Anti-Semitism – Tablet Magazine

Founded in 1919 by progressive New York intellectuals, The New School rose to prominence two decades later, when it took in a small band of Jewish intellectuals fleeing the Nazis. Eminences like Hannah Arednt, Leo Strauss, and Erich Fromm all benefited fr

Politics | Interesting Links

WATCH: Comedian Owen Benjamin On Why He Hates ‘The Left’ | Daily Wire

On Wednesday, comedian Owen Benjamin uploaded a video to his YouTube channel titled: "Why I Hate The Left." In the video, Benjamin explains what he means by "the Left." He also talks about political debate, and the idea that if debate

Politics | Trump Politics

‘Uncle Trump’ Finds Fans in China - The New York Times

Many Chinese say they are relieved to see a leader who seems to care more about making deals than idealism.

Politics | Politics

New batch of JFK documents released

The National Archives released 13,213 more documents related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy

News | The News

Vin Scully says he'll 'never watch another NFL game again' due to anthem protests - CBSSports.com

Scully was speaking at an event in California

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Students Protest Intro Humanities Course at Reed - The Atlantic

Activists are disrupting lectures to protest "white supremacy," but many students are taking steps to stop them.

Politics | Seriously???

Latino group's race-baiting ad insults all hard-working Americans | TheHill

This is an attack on Virginians who often vote for family-focused policies, entrepreneurship and traditional American values. Worst of all, it may actually reveal a dirty secret held by those who created this ad: This is what they think of us.

Science & Technology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Poll: 71% of Americans Say Political Correctness Has Silenced Discussions Society Needs to Have, 58% Have Political View

The Cato 2017 Free Speech and Tolerance Survey, a new national poll of 2,300 U.S. adults, finds that 71% Americans believe that political correctness has silenced important discussions our society needs to have. The consequences are personal—58% of Ame

News | In The News

How Russian trolls lie their way to top of Facebook, Twitter - CNET

Propaganda campaigns are more than fake news. Trolls have learned to game social media algorithms and create their artificial viral moments.

Politics | Politics

A Chicano Community In San Diego Is Outraged Over A White Woman's Attempt To Open A 'Modern Fruteria'

Jenny Niezgoda clearly didn't do her homework. The travel blogger and self-proclaimed "barefoot bohemian" released a now-canceled Kickstarter campaign and accompanying video for her next passion project - a "plant-based cocina" and "modern fruteria"

Politics | Politics

Five Key Points From the Indictment of Paul Manafort and Rick Gates

Here are highlights from the 31-page indictment against Paul Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman, and Rick Gates, his longtime associate.

Politics | Trump Politics

They’re Trump-strong in rural Iowa — and not changing their minds

Trump honored the heroes of Las Vegas — police officers and first responders. Democrats elevate thugs and view our protectors in blue with disdain.

Politics | Trump

Ben Shapiro vs. Donald Trump? These tweets are worth your time.

Ben Shapiro is a personal hero of mine, so I may be biased. He’s a conservative star, and easily the most reasoned, logical, and effective voice speaking to young people on campuses across th…

Politics | Politics

Breaking Bread: Appropriation or Appreciation? The Case of Mexican Food

Politics | Politics

JFK assassination documents released

A long-secret tranche of government documents pertaining to the JFK assassination is being released

Politics | Trump Politics

There Is No GOP Civil War

Despite the unrequited longings of the left and certain vocal Republicans, there is no civil war in the Republican Party, and there is not even widespread disaffection with President Donald Trump among rank-and-file GOP voters.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Alan Dershowitz: Berkeley’s hard-left stunningly silent over anti-Semitic caricature of me

I was recently invited to present the liberal case for Israel at Berkeley. In my remarks I advocated the establishment of a Palestinian state and a negotiated end of the conflict.

News | News

Fatah Admits Its True Goals -- but the Media Won't Retweet | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

Palestinian officials and groups that are often deemed to be “moderates,” have once again been very clear about their desire to destroy Israel...

Politics | Resources

Why Is Pakistan More Legitimate than Israel?

Whenever I have received a call from a listener to my radio show challenging Israel’s legitimacy, I have asked these people if they ever called a radio show to challenge any other country’s legitimacy. In particular, I ask, have they ever questioned t

Politics | Seriously???

Four Ann Arbor council members take a knee during Pledge of Allegiance - WXYZ.com

Four Ann Arbor City Council members took a knee during the Pledge of Allegiance during Monday's city council meeting.

News | Israel

Leftists and the Jews | Frontpage Mag

Where the real war on the Jewish people isn't coming from.

History | The Constitution

Behind Trump’s latest moves: A return to constitutional government

Do you remember how glum Barak Obama looked after last year’s election? It wasn’t because he liked Hillary Clinton. Instead, he was mourning for the last four years of his administration. He was lo…

Politics | Politics

Trump Disavows Nuclear Deal and Denounces Iranian Leadership

Mr. Trump said he would ask Congress to establish “trigger points,” which could prompt the United States to reimpose sanctions on Iran if it crosses thresholds set by Congress.

Politics | Politics

‘He threw a fit’: Trump’s anger over Iran deal forced aides to scramble for a compromise

Trump ‘felt jammed’ by an earlier recommendation to sign off on a pact he loathes as an ‘embarrassment.’

Politics | Politics

Gov. Brown Signs Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher Bill Reforming SANDAG

SACRAMENTO  – (Wednesday, October 11, 2017) – Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill by California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) that will bring major reforms to San Diego’s regional transportation agency – a huge victory

Politics | Op-Ed

Why ‘Indigenous Peoples' Day’ Is Far Worse Than Columbus Day

If we really want to commemorate horrifying, unspeakable violence and oppression in the Americas, I’ve got the perfect holiday: ‘Indigenous Peoples' Day.’

Politics | Op-Ed

Robin Smith: Why Columbus Day Is Worth Celebrating

But if you live in any number of “enlightened” progressive cities, today is “Indigenous Peoples’ Day.”

Entertainment | Humor

NRA - Sunday with Lubach

There's something going on in the world. A situation we cannot ignore any longer and we need to address it. Say nay to NRA (nonsensical rifle addiction). Fro...

News | From CNN

Costs of Rex Tillerson exit may not save his job - CNNPolitics

If Trump really thinks the planet is a "mess" as crises churn from North Korea to the Middle East, it would seem illogical to ditch his secretary of state

Politics | Politics

I used to think gun control was the answer. My research told me otherwise. - The Washington Post

Evidence suggests that no one broad gun-control restriction could make a big difference.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Hillary Clinton slammed for ‘ignorant’ statement on guns after Las Vegas shooting | Fox News

Hillary Clinton took heat Monday for issuing what critics called an “ignorant” and “irrelevant” statement going after the NRA and silencers in the hours after the Las Vegas mass shooting.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

CBS executive fired after saying Las Vegas victims didn't deserve sympathy | TheHill

CBS fired a legal executive Monday after she wrote on Facebook that she was not "sympathetic" to the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas.

Politics | Politics

What the librarian who rejected Melania Trump’s Dr. Seuss books as ‘racist’ got wrong - The Washington Post

Seuss had issues. But so did a vast array of other authors.

Politics | Op-Ed

The Left’s Dictator Envy

The more you learn about Kim Jong-un, the scarier things get. Don’t tell that to Chelsea Handler, however ...

News | News

National Survey: Americans Agree with Trump on National Anthem and NFL Protests - Breitbart

The Remington Research Group has just conducted a public poll, which shows two things very clearly. First, the American people agree

News | From CNN

The Trump White House's colossal blind spot on private emails

At least a half-dozen top Trump administration officials used private email accounts to communicate about White House business, according to the New York Times.

Politics | "Apartheid" State?

Does Israel Discriminate Against Arabs? | PragerU

Does Israel discriminate against Arabs? Is it today's version of apartheid South Africa? Olga Meshoe, herself a South African whose family experienced apartheid, settles the question once and for all.

News | News

The NFL Won't Forget September 24, 2017 Anytime Soon

What started last year with one player and one knee became something much larger today.

Politics | Politics

The Nuclear Deal Is Iran’s Legal Path to the Bomb

Iran sees it. It’s time the U.S. did too.

News | Interesting Links

Calif. Lady Moves to Red State, Suddenly Sends Unexpected Message to Lib Friends Back Home

She finally admitted something conservatives have known for a while....

News | News

Hillary Clinton: Amazon deletes negative book reviews

Amazon was on the defensive end this week after receiving criticism for deleting negative reviews of Hillary Clinton's new book.

Politics | Politics

The fake news machine: Inside a town gearing up for 2020

There's a whole industry dedicated to producing fake US news in Macedonia – and it's getting ready for 2020

Politics | Trump

Trump and His Supporters Care about ‘Wins,’ Not Ideology

Donald Trump’s ill-conceived debt-ceiling deal with congressional Democrats is just the latest proof that he’s driven by a desire for good press above all else ...

Politics | Op-Ed

Science & Belief -- Climate Change & Sexual Orientation Identification Technology | National Review

The whole “science denier” canard is a weapon wielded by people who often harbor their own doubts about the scientific consensus ...

Politics | Health Insurance

Why Is Health Insurance so Complicated? | PragerU

Why is health insurance so complicated, while car insurance and life insurance are so simple? Can health insurance be more like, well, insurance? Lanhee Chen, fellow at the Hoover Institution, explains.

Politics | Politics

Annenburg: Americans are constitutionally illiterate

The annual Constitution Day survey of American knowledge of the Constitution was released today. Don't get your hopes up; it's as depressing as ever.

News | From CNN

Christie: Bannon's plane ultimatum 'never happened' - CNNPolitics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is disputing former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon's characterization of his commitment to President Donald Trump on the campaign trail -- saying that one conversation Bannon described in a Sunday interview "

Politics | Trump

SHOCK: Trump Administration Did NOT Mention This During 9/11 Ceremony | Daily Wire

Sixteen years after the worst terrorist attack in history hit the United States, President Donald Trump and his administration failed to mention the terms “radical Islam” or “Islamic terrorism” during a ceremony in Washington D.C.

Politics | Politics

Fox News host asks if 9/11 memorials will come down next | TheHill

“Fox & Friends” host Brian Kilmeade on Monday questioned whether a memorial built to remember the airline passengers who took down a fourth plane on Sept. 11, 2001, over Pennsylvania might some day be taken down.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Sarsour Claims, 'If I Want To Say I'm Black, I'm Black'

Leftist icon Linda Sarsour proved that when it comes to looking to advance her career, she’s as opportunistic as they come, as she can, chameleon-like, simply change the color of her skin at will so she can identify as whatever oppressed group fits her

Politics | Op-Ed

The RINO Hunters Become the Hunted

As Donald Trump sides with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer over their Republican counterparts, one of his allies lobs a telling insult at a movement conservative.

Politics | The War On Gender

California first-grader sent to principal's office for misgendering classmate - Washington Times

An elite charter school in California has been rocked by scandal since the end of the last school year, when a kindergarten teacher read her class a pair of books advocating transgender ideology, and a male kindergartener was reintroduced to the class as

Politics | Trump

6 Things You Need To Know About Trump's Decision To End DACA ... Six Months From Now

On Monday, the Trump administration leaked via Politico the news that President Trump had decided to end President Obama’s executive amnesty — the Deferred Action for Childhood Arriva

Miscellaneous | Other Interesting Stories

How We Killed Expertise - POLITICO Magazine

Average Americans have never much liked eggheads. That’s not a bad thing in itself: Americans are a skeptical but level-headed people

Politics | Politics

North Korea Says It Successfully Tested a Hydrogen Bomb—Is It Time to Nuke Kim’s Economy?

Little more than a week ago, President Trump claimed North Korea was ‘starting to respect us.’ On Sunday, they claimed to have successfully detonated a hydrogen bomb.

Miscellaneous | OTHER STUFF

Paying the price for breakdown of the country's bourgeois culture

These basic cultural precepts could be followed by people of all backgrounds and abilities, especially when backed up by almost universal endorsement.

Music | Music

Power And The Passion - Midnight Oil

Midnight Oil live pour l'émission Houba Houba sur le rock australien présentée par Antoine de Caunes (1982).

Entertainment | Humor

Joel Osteen Sails Luxury Yacht Through Flooded Houston To Pass Out Copies Of 'Your Best Life Now'

HOUSTON, TX—Although Joel Osteen took flak over the weekend for closing up his church to flood victims and all but disappearing during the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the megachurch pastor reportedly returned to the city on his luxury yacht “S.

News | Fake News

The Fake-News Fallacy | The New Yorker

Old fights about radio have lessons for new fights about the Internet.

Politics | Politics

Debunked: "Socialism Has Never Worked"

Our long form deep dive debunking the false notion that "socialism has never worked." Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership Support us on P...

News | News

Trump Administration Reportedly Confirms $300 Million Annual US Funding of Pro-Palestinian Agency Will Continue

Three months after indefinitely delaying the potential move of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, President...

News | From the HuffPost

Trump Staffer Responsible For Finding Positive News Stories Resigns | HuffPost

As director of rapid response, Andy Hemming was tasked with recirculating positive news to journalists.

Politics | Seriously???

University of Illinois bans 'war chant' during sporting events - Chicago Tribune

Illinois has ended a long tradition of playing what the program has called a “war chant” song during sporting events.

Politics | Politics

Can You Spot the Difference in Trump's Oval Office?

The president is returning to a freshly renovated White House—and it includes one particularly telling change.

Science & Technology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Why Labelling President Trump as Mentally Ill Is Wrong | Psychology Today

Four reasons why the petition calling President Trump mentally ill is deeply troubling.

Politics | Politics

FACT CHECK: Did Clapper Get ‘Caught Lying To Congress’?

President Donald Trump claimed that former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper "famously got caught lying to Congress" in a Thursday tweet.

Politics | Politics

Don’t be fooled again: That huge crowd photo is not a Trump rally - The Washington Post

Those people were Cleveland Cavs fans.

Politics | Politics

Why Lee Should Go, and Washington Should Stay - NYTimes.com

Nashville — I grew up on Missionary Ridge, a Civil War battlefield overlooking Chattanooga, Tenn. In my childhood we could still find minie balls from the battle in which a young Union soldier, Arthur MacArthur, the father of Douglas, received the Medal of Honor.

Politics | Trump

Bill O'Reilly: Trump doesn't understand the true horrors of Nazism

The former Fox News pundit had some strong words for US President Donald Trump and the American education system.

Politics | Politics

The Rise of the Violent Left

Antifa's activists say they're battling burgeoning authoritarianism on the American right. Are they fueling it instead?

News | In The News

I Used To Be a Neo-Nazi. Charlottesville Terrifies Me. - POLITICO Magazine

These newer offshoots have been far more successful than we could ever have dreamed.

Politics | Politics

Down the Breitbart Hole - The New York Times

Steve Bannon once said it was the platform for the alt-right. Its current editors disagree. Is the incendiary media company at the nerve center of Donald Trump’s America simply provocative — or dangerous?

News | News

Steve Bannon, Trump's chief strategist, fired - CNNPolitics

President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon has been fired, multiple White House officials told CNN on Friday.

Politics | Politics

Opinion | Trump is something the nation did not know it needed

He may whet Americans’ appetites for a grown-up leader who shuns sycophants.

Politics | Politics

Trump's response to Barcelona attack? A fake story about bullets dipped in pigs' blood.

The president of the United States just advocated for the execution of Muslim prisoners by firing at them with bullets dipped in pig's blood.

Politics | Politics

Trump’s horrifying ‘take three’ on Charlottesville | New York Post

On Tuesday afternoon, we learned yet again that the president of the United States is against neo-Nazis, which is nice. They’re “very rough,” he said at...

Politics | Politics

Eboni K. Williams: Fox News Host Slams Trump Charlottesville Response

Fox News host Eboni K. Williams denounced President Trump's initial response to Charlottesville, Va.

Politics | Seriously???

Portland educators want to strip 'Lynch' from school names. But it refers to a family, not lynching - LA Times

Portland schools want to strip 'Lynch' from school names. But it refers to a family, not lynching

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Vegan café charges 18% ‘man tax’ to address the gender gap

A vegan café has been accused of discriminating against men after charging them an 18% ‘man tax’ and giving women priority seating. The Handsome Her shop, in Melbourne, Australia, had...

Politics | Politics

Inside The Partisan Fight For Your News Feed

How ideologues, opportunists, and internet marketers built a massive new universe of partisan news on the web and on Facebook.

Politics | Seriously???

Google engineer's anti-diversity manifesto sparks outrage - CNET

The document, originally posted on an internal network, argues that women make up less of tech's workforce because of biology, not bias.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Why Professional Cuddling Is Booming Under Trump - Rolling Stone

In the wake of Donald Trump's election, people struggled to figure out how to cope – and some found the answer was as simple as human touch.

Politics | BDS

Israel Must Be Boycotted — Unless It Saves Our Lives | Jewish & Israel News Algemeiner.com

We’ve seen before how BDS activists talk big about boycotting Israel — which really means that everyone else must boycott Israel. We know,...

News | News

Senior West Wing Official Says McMaster Called Israel 'Illegitimate' 'Occupying Power' | Daily Wire

National Security Advisor H.R.

Politics | Politics

Mueller impanels grand jury in Russia probe: report

Special counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly impaneled a grand jury in Washington as part of the ongoing investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.

News | News

Forget 'The Bronx Is Burning.' These Days, The Bronx Is Gentrifying

In the 1970s, the phrase "the Bronx is burning" became a shorthand for urban decay. Now, money is flowing in, but not without controversy.

News | News

A Look At The Role Race Plays As West Dallas Gentrifies

West Dallas is a neighborhood in the early stages of gentrification. Low-income residents are being edged out — almost all of them are Latino or black.

News | News

'Hit First And Worst': Region's Communities Of Color Brace For Climate Change Impacts

The consequences of climate change, experts say, will disproportionately affect low-income communities and communities of color.

Politics | Seriously???

DEA Chief: Trump 'Wrong' To Promote Excessive Force By Police

In a letter circulated to agents, Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) acting head Chuck Rosenberg blasted President Trump’s recent comments supporting excessive force by police.

Politics | Climate Change

An Incoherent Sequel

In his sequel to An Inconvenient Truth, Al Gore never mentions his a financial interest in the technologies of dubious practicality and utility that he is promoting ...

Politics | Op-Ed

My Party Is in Denial About Donald Trump

We created him, and now we're rationalizing him. When will it stop?

Politics | Politics

When Progressives Embrace Hate - The New York Times

Why are the leaders of the Women’s March fawning over anti-Semites and cop killers?

News | News

Covered California premiums will rise 12.5%, and Anthem Blue Cross cuts coverage - LA Times

Monthly premiums for California health insurance plans sold under the Affordable Care Act will rise by an average of 12.5% next year, and Anthem Blue Cross plans to end coverage in most of the state.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

MTV 'Moonman' Gets New PC Name

Because everything is stupid in 2017, MTV has renamed the iconic Video Music Award (VMA) "Moonman" to a "Moon Person" award. 

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Progressive Groups’ Banning of Star of David Flags Isn’t Anti-Zionism. It’s Anti-Semitism.

Why are some American progressives embracing overt anti-Semitism?

Politics | Politics

Nearly half of Republicans approve closing media outlets for inaccuracy, bias: poll | TheHill

Almost half of Republicans say they are in favor of courts shutting down media outlets that publish inaccurate or biased information, according to a new survey.

Politics | Politics

Trump ousts Scaramucci as communications director

The change came at the request of new chief of staff John Kelly, who started Monday.

Politics | Politics

19 seconds of drama: McCain's vote

After debating into early hours of the morning, Senator McCain shocked his colleagues by voting "no" on the "skinny repeal" of Obamacare. CNN's Brooke Baldwin points out the various reactions across the room.

Politics | POLITICS

Senate Blocks GOP Health Bill, Scuttling Bid to Repeal Obamacare

Republican Senator John McCain joined with two of his GOP colleagues to block a stripped-down Obamacare repeal bill early Friday, scuttling the party’s months-long effort to pass health legislation.

Politics | Politics

Tourism under Trump: Can recreation in Appalachia revive a struggling economy?

It’s mid-April, and the New River flows lazily past the town of Thurmond, West Virginia between ridges marked by the mix of leafless brown and electric green that signals the moment just before nature explodes

News | Weird and bizarre news

That Time the CIA Tried to Train Cats to Be Spies

On the 70th anniversary of the act creating the CIA, here's a look at one of the agency's odder moments

Politics | Politics

Anthony Scaramucci’s vulgar New Yorker interview is beyond words - The Washington Post

He attacks Trump's top two advisers and muses about killing people.

Politics | Politics

Sessions' powerful friends stand up to Trump

The attorney general's former colleagues in Congress, as well as conservative allies, publicly questioned the president's attacks on Sessions.

Politics | POLITICS

McCain returning to Senate in time for health vote | TheHill

“Senator McCain looks forward to returning to the United States Senate tomorrow to continue working on important legislation, including health care reform, the National Defense Authorization Act, and new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea,"

Politics | Politics

NY Times reporter accuses white women of racism on city sidewalks

The New York Times is facing blowback on social media after publishing an essay by an African-American reporter who accused white women of racism for not ceding space on city sidewalks to black men.   In a Wednesday essay titled "Was That Racist,&q

News | NEWS

Sean Spicer Resigns as White House Press Secretary

WASHINGTON — Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, resigned on Friday after denouncing chaos in the West Wing and telling President Trump he vehemently disagreed with the appointment of the New York financier Anthony Scaramucci as communications director.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Trump’s State Department Blames Israel For Palestinian Terrorism | Daily Wire

“Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank, settler violence against Palestinians in the West Bank, the perception that the Israeli government was changing the status quo on the Haram Al Sharif/Temple Mount, and IDF tactics that the Palestinians

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

'I'm done': Fed up with California, some conservatives look to Texas

Fed up with life in liberal California, some conservatives want out. So they turned to Paul Chabot, a Republican who says he’s discovered the perfect place for them: Collin County in north Texas.

News | News

Linda Sarsour Declares CNN's Jake Tapper Has Joined 'the Ranks of the Alt-Right' – Tablet Magazine

Back in October, the Anti-Defamation League released a study of anti-Semitic abuse on social media during the 2016 election campaign. As part of it, they ranked the top 10 Jewish journalists who had received the most harassment from the alt-right. I was

Politics | Politics

Trump Recertifies Iran Nuclear Deal, but Only Reluctantly

After hours of debate, the president agreed to continue with an international agreement limiting Iran’s nuclear program that he had pledged to overhaul.

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

Sometimes all this Trump-trolling just feels weak

The left-leaning internet is turning the tiniest, most insignificant moments into jokes with President Donald Trump as the punchline.

Politics | POLITICS

GOP reeling after healthcare collapse  | TheHill

Republicans offered competing ideas for what to do next on healthcare Monday night, now that the current ObamaCare replacement effort has fallen apart

News | The News

‘I forgive you’: Reporter who lost writing gig after exposing anti-Semitism at Chicago Dyke March speaks out – twi

A reporter who exposed anti-Semitism at the Chicago Dyke March reportedly has been relieved of her writing duties and moved to the sales desk.

News | The News

BINGO! Women’s March ‘happy birthday to…’ earns slam-tastic response from Katie Pavlich – twitchy.com

"Women's March" keeps exposing what they're REALLY all about.

Politics | POLITICS

Bungled collusion is still collusion - The Washington Post

The Russia scandal has entered a new phase, and there’s no going back.

News | News

Peter W. Smith, GOP operative who sought Clinton's emails from Russian hackers, committed suicide, records show

A Republican donor and operative from Chicago's North Shore who said he had tried to obtain Hillary Clinton's missing emails from Russian hackers killed himself in a Minnesota hotel room days after talking to The Wall Street Journal about his effo

Politics | POLITICS

FBI nominee vows to resign if Trump crosses legal line | TheHill

President Trump’s pick to lead the FBI on Wednesday repeatedly sought to reassure lawmakers that he would lead the bureau with a strict commitment to maintaining independence from the White House.

News | The News

There Is Now Evidence that Senior Trump Officials Attempted to Collude With Russia

Donald Trump Jr.'s bombshell release of e-mails provides proof that senior Trump campaign officials attempted to collude with Russia ...

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Director of Colorado Jewish Cemetery Promised $100,000 by BDS Activist Linda Sarsour in March 2017 Says Money Still Hasn’t Arrived

A Jewish cemetery in Colorado that has fallen into severe disrepair has yet to receive a check for some $100,000 from...

Politics | BDS

Radiohead's Thom Yorke defends playing in Israel to Ken Loach

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke continues to respond to criticism of the band's upcoming show in Tel Aviv on July 19. In a Twitter post Tuesday, Yorke wrote that "we don't endorse Netanyahu any more than Trump, but we still play in America."

Politics | BDS

North Carolina lawmakers approve anti-BDS bill - BDS THREAT - Jerusalem Post

If the state's governor endorses the bill, North Carolina would become the 22nd US state with a law imposing punitive measures on companies and entities involved in the anti-Israel movement.

News | News

Trump Jr. releases email chain on conversations with Russian sources

Donald Trump Jr. on Tuesday released a stunning chain of emails detailing his conversations about setting up a campaign meeting with a Russian lawyer who had offered compromising information on Hillary Clinton.

Politics | Politics

Mystery Solved: Now We Know Why Comey Did Nothing About Hillary

It's no wonder James Comey refused to press charges against Hillary Clinton for her egregious security breaches: He may have been guilty of the same thing.

News | From CNN

US, Russia disagree over what Trump and Putin actually said to each other

President Donald Trump met Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time at the G20 Summit in Germany

News | Fun With Islam

WATCH: Women’s March Organizer Linda Sarsour Calls For ‘Jihad’ Against Trump | Daily Wire

Speaking at the Islamic Society of North American Convention last weekend, Women’s March organizer Linda Sarsour ripped into the Trump administration and called for “jihad” against Trump. ISNA itself has a long history of ties to Islamic extremism.

Politics | The War On Gender

I’m a Pediatrician. How Transgender Ideology Has Infiltrated My Field and Produced Large-Scale Child Abuse.

Transgender ideology is intruding into the lives of the most innocent among us, and with the apparent growing support of the medical community.

Politics | Politics

Dems try new slogan: 'Have you seen the other guys?’

The campaign arm for House Democrats on Wednesday tried out a new slogan: “I mean, have you seen the other guys?”

News | From CNN

White House stays silent on anti-Semitic connection of Trump's anti-CNN video - CNNPolitics.com

President Donald Trump's top aides are staying silent about the possible anti-Semitic, racist and anti-Muslim origins of a video the President tweeted Sunday, declining to answer a series of CNN questions about the video and its self-proclaimed origin

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

The Ken Doll Reboot: Beefy, Cornrowed, and Pan-Racial | GQ

For decades, Barbie’s boy achieved icon status by being a basic, buff, blue-eyed bro. No longer! Caity Weaver has an exclusive glimpse into Mattel’s new take on the all-American male.

Travel | Travel

DHS Won't Extend Laptop Ban, But Its New Protocols Will Make Airport Security Extra Annoying | WIRED

Expect more pat downs and closer inspection of your gadgets on flights into and out of the United States.

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Opinion | I’m Glad the Dyke March Banned Jewish Stars

his weekend, at a lesbian march in Chicago, three women carrying Jewish pride flags — rainbow flags embossed with a Star of David — were kicked out of the celebration on the grounds that their flags were a “trigger.

News | The News

New study casts doubt on the benefit of Seattle's $15 minimum wage - Jun. 26, 2017

Two new reports come to very different conclusions about how the wage hike is playing out.

Politics | Media Bias

Three CNN Employees Resign Over Retracted Russia Story

Thomas Frank, Eric Lichtblau, and Lex Haris have resigned in the wake of the story.

Politics | Politics

A ‘very credible’ new study on Seattle’s $15 minimum wage has bad news for liberals

When Seattle officials voted three years ago to incrementally boost the city's minimum wage up to $15 an hour, they'd hoped to improve the lives of low-income workers. Yet according to a major new study that could force economists to reassess past research on the issue, the hike has had the opposite effect.