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Agriculture Secretary Perdue: On Thanksgiving, be thankful for the farmers who provided your feast

Because of our farmers, Americans are blessed with an abundance of nutritious and affordable food.

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    Child miners aged four living a hell on Earth so YOU can drive an electric car

    Dorsen, just eight, is one of 40,000 children working daily in the mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The terrible price they will pay for our clean air is ruined health and a likely early death.

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    5 feel-good stories from this week you don't want to miss

    Here are some good stories of inspiration, patriotism and giving back that we could all use this week.

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      'Jesus Is Lord, Every Knee Shall Bow': Prophetic Minister Says Kanye's 'Sunday Service' Just Might Change the World

      The whole audience prayed loudly and it left my wife and me to wonder, is this a new modern-day crusade model that just might change the world?

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        Many Christians in Syria Support Trump’s Decision to Withdraw Troops: Report

        Syrian Christians have praised President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops in a move they believe will help restore peace and security in the country.

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        The Lights Are Out in California, And That Was the Plan All Along

        Before planned blackouts are through in two or three days, as many as 3 million Californians may go without power. Blame government mismanagement.

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          2019 ozone hole could be smallest in three decades

          The deep thinning in Earth's protective atmospheric layer is not as extensive as it normally is.

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              Earth’s Orbital Shifts May Have Triggered Ancient Global Warming

              A new study combining astronomical and geologic data hints at an extraterrestrial cause for extreme climate change 56 million years ago

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                Health Care Systems in Other Countries: Would They Work in the United States? | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                The United States has a complex health-care delivery system composed of private and government-funded insurance plans. Half of all Americans receive their health insurance from their employer or their spouse’s employer. Over 40 percent of Americans rece

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                  Why in the World Is Snopes Targeting the Christian Satire Site, the Babylon Bee, AGAIN?

                  Left-leaning fact-checking website Snopes has doubled down on its monitoring of Christian satire site The Babylon Bee even after receiving heavy mockery for dedicating resources to covering a website that creates comedic stories.

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                      Chapter Sixteen: The Communism Behind Environmentalism (Part I)

                      The specter of communism did not disappear with the disintegration of the Communist Party in Eastern Europe

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                        8 Back-to-School Books To Protect Students Against Leftist Brainwashing

                        High schools and colleges have become factories of anti-American, leftist indoctrination. Here are eight books every student needs to balance the fight.

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                          Mass Shootings in Gun-Free Zones | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                          Consider this excerpt from the “manifesto” issued by the shooter who murdered 22 people Saturday in an El Paso, Texas, Walmart store: Remember: it is not cowardly to pick low hanging fruit. AKA (sic) Don’t attack heavily guarded areas to...

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                            Anti-sex trafficking leader praises ICE, Trump: 'No question' he's done more than previous presidents

                            Director and activist Jaco Booyens touted President Trump's historic work in fighting sex trafficking and defended Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) as "incredible people" who helped keep children safe.

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                              Throwing cold water on extreme heat hype

                              You may have noticed it was hot in July. Did you also notice the radical idea someone proposed for how to deal with heat waves?

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                              Jason Chaffetz: To stop more shootings, stop erasing criminal records of juveniles prone to violence

                              The pattern of mass shooters whose violent rhetoric began as minors is not new. But once these kids reach that magical age of 18, no background check will detect the red flags that signal the potential for violence. That should change.

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                                These are the 5 best (and worst) airports in the country

                                The study ranked San Diego International Airport as the best airport because of its ample amenities, a great record of timeliness and the best score for commute time.

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                                  Want to Live Past 100? Doctor Reveals the Secrets to Living Longer, Healthier

                                  Dr. Steven Gundry reveals secrets to living a longer, healthier life and how you can live past 100.

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                                      Trump's New Immigration Lieutenant: 'We're Trying to Unbury Ourselves So We Can Let the Good Ones In'

                                      A new Gallup Poll shows that immigration is the top issue for Americans as President Trump continues to highlight the problem. He recently appointed Ken Cuccinelli acting director of an immigration agency that few had ever considered until he took over. B

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                                          6 Benefits of Reading Every Day

                                          Committing part of everyday to reading printed books can make you a smarter, kinder, more relaxed individual—and the positive effects can be felt at any age.

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                                            How Socialism Works: Part Two — A Primer for Economic Idealists and Others Who Just Seek Goodness | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                            When you give someone welfare handouts and food stamps, you help him or her until the cash soon runs out. But when you create conditions that enable such people to obtain employment and to work gainfully, you help them and...

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                                              Second Son of Hamas Leader Flees Group, Condemns it as 'Racist Terror Organization'

                                              Suheib Yousef's life had a clear path. As the son of Hamas co-founder Sheikh Hassan Yousef, he was raised to hate Israel and actively seek its destruction as a leading member of the Palestinian terror organization. oday, Yousef receives death threat

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                                                    Want to Reduce Poverty, Abuse, Drug Use, and Violence? Then Dad, We Need You

                                                    Once every year we dedicate a day to remember our fathers. I'm glad we do. The role of a father is irreplaceable. The sad truth is, not everyone has fond memories when their dad comes to mind. Some don't have any memories at all.

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                                                      Is There Finally More Help in the Fight Against Robocalls?

                                                      New tools are coming to fight robocalls, but don’t expect unwanted calls to disappear.

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                                                        Transgender woman who last year competed as a man wins NCAA track championship | TribLIVE.com

                                                        A transgender woman who competed as a man as recently as last year won an NCAA women’s track national championship on Saturday. Franklin Pierce University senior Cece Telfer beat the eight-woman field in the Division II women’s 400-meter hurdl

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                                                          The Reason Why We Sing in the Shower

                                                          The urge to pretend you're the lead singer of Journey while bathing is no accident. Showers are ideal places to optimize your vocal range.

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                                                              Why Trees Can Make You Happier

                                                              Trees are an amazing plant. According to research, they can ease stress, make us kinder, and even reduce crime.

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                                                                'An Islamist War Against Jesus': How This Imam Is Fighting Radical Islam to Build Peace with Christians, Jews

                                                                Mohammad Tawhidi calls himself an "Imam of peace" and is urging fellow-Muslims to support Christians and other people of faith who routinely suffer for their beliefs.

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                                                                  Mattress Firm Is Hiring a 'Snoozetern' to Sleep All Summer

                                                                  The intern will be paid to spend 30 hours a week at Mattress Firm's Houston, Texas headquarters eating, binge-watching, and sleeping in bed.

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                                                                    Burly Man Coffee Co. Destroys Leftist Label of 'Toxic Masculinity': 100 Cars for Single Moms

                                                                    A South Florida coffee company says it's fighting back against the message of "toxic masculinity" by donating their profits to help struggling single mothers.

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                                                                      How To Combat Our Culture’s Rampant Self-Supremacy Problem

                                                                      The terms self-supremacy and self-supremacist capture the intent and the ultimate agenda of power elites. Self-supremacists are control freaks.

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                                                                          Dr. Happer is the Right Person to Lead an Objective Federal Climate Commission

                                                                          The left-wing media’s rumor mill has been rumbling in recent weeks like an upset stomach in need of ...

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                                                                            CEO Offers to Build 234 Miles of Border Wall for $1.4 Billion

                                                                            A builder from North Dakota is offering to put up 234 miles of border walls on the U.S.-Mexico border for $1.4 billion

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                                                                                People Are Wrong About Donald Trump, Parkland Victim's Father Says

                                                                                Americans need to turn off their TVs and look into President Donald Trump on their own, said Andrew Pollack, father of Meadow Pollack who was slain in the Parkland shooting

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                                                                                    5 inconvenient truths about Che Guevara

                                                                                    Che Guevara's fans might not be aware of just what their idol did and said. Here’s a look back at the history.

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                                                                                      Trump's personal letter 'touched' woman who was battling brain tumor: 'I couldn't believe it'

                                                                                      Rachael Robbins, 27, a nursing student at the University of South Alabama was shocked when she opened her mail and received a personal letter from President Trump and the First Lady.

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                                                                                        LIVE 4-D Ultrasounds on Times Square Jumbo Screen: 'No Way a Person's Going to Be Able to Say That's Not a Child'

                                                                                        In a bold move, Focus on the Family is gearing up to blast live ultrasounds on monitors and screens across New York's Times Square.

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                                                                                          Tax-paid Hill Pensions Would End Under Scott, Braun Bill

                                                                                          WASHINGTON—Generous tax-funded pensions for members of Congress would be abolished under a proposal introduced in the Senate Tuesday ...

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                                                                                            How to get your child to just say no to socialism

                                                                                            Many parents who support the traditional American values of self-responsibility, individual liberty and free markets, have been left to wonder how they can teach their children the truth about collectivism. Here are some tips.

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                                                                                              Trump Donates $100,000 From Salary to Fight Alcoholism

                                                                                              The $100,000 went to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, the White House said.

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                                                                                                A Letter to Nick Sandmann of Covington Catholic Ten Days Later

                                                                                                You demonstrated the best of the Covington Catholic education you have gotten by standing your ground and just smiling at him.

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                                                                                                  Marijuana, Mental Illness, and Violence

                                                                                                  Almost everything you think you know about the health effects of cannabis, almost everything advocates and the media have told you for a generation, is wrong.

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                                                                                                      The Coming Scramble for Africa | National Review

                                                                                                      China, and Russia to a degree, are ahead of the game, but the U.S. has the advantage going forward.