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Feds Who Enforce COVID Shot Mandates Exempt Themselves From COVID Shot Mandates

"If you don't want to have to take a vaccine, just get a job enforcing the vaccine mandate," says former Trump Administration official Brian Harrison.

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J6 Committee Focuses On Fraud Claims, Ignores Tactics Used To Rig 2020 Election

Stealing an election by fraud is not the only way to rig an outcome. Elections are rigged when systemic violations of election law occur.

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How Stacey Abrams Helped Funnel Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars to an Israel-Hating Terrorist Sympathizer

Georgia Democratic gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams sits on the board of a foundation that funneled hundreds of thousands of dollars to an anti-Israel activist who has praised terrorists and encouraged violence against Jews.

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Understanding Marxism: The Enemy of Being is Having

Capitalism is the source of all evil. If we can just get rid of the capitalist system, we can eliminate poverty, inequality, exploitation, class conflict,…

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Two Years After #DefundThePolice, Seattle Is Reaping What It Sowed

Once again, the leftist trying to build their utopia has caused more harm than good.

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Hillary Clinton's sordid legacy of lies

We have known since the Robert Mueller report in 2019 that the charge that Donald Trump colluded with Russia was fake news.

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Woke Medicine: A Prescription for Disaster

It is a popular sport among those on the progressive left to dismiss conservatives' concerns about the spread of "woke" ideology (such as Critical Race Theory and "antiracism" training) in public education and corporate culture. Parents are scolded for su

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NY Democrats accusing one another of racism after gerrymander debacle

The New York Democratic Party’s redistricting battle has worsened by the day and on Wednesday descended into a racial furor among Congress members.

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'Squad' members introduce resolution calling Israel founding 'catastrophe'

Members of the "Squad" of far-left House lawmakers have called on the US government to describe the events surrounding Israel's founding with the Palestinian term "Nakba," an Arabic word meaning "catastrophe."

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‘Green New Deal’ plan will cost NYers 'hundreds of billions'

New Yorkers will have to pay "hundreds of billions of dollars" in higher utility bills due to the state's “Green New Deal”-inspired plan, according to a top energy regulatory official -- who accused lawmakers of hiding the true cost of the bill.

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FBI Used Terrorism Laws to Investigate 'Dozens' of 'Concerned Parents' Who Attended School Board Meetings

Whistleblowers told GOP members of the House Judiciary Committee that "dozens" of parents were investigated using counterterrorism tools at the FBI's disposal.

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Biden's big jobs lie is another sign he won't right the US economy

Zero jobs have been created, just pre-pandemic ones restored. Meanwhile, the workforce is shrinking, with millions of once-employed Americans no longer trying to work.

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Biden’s Advisers Are Developing Plans for the Day Roe Is Overturned

When President Joe Biden received a telephone call from his chief of staff late Monday alerting him to a near-unprecedented leak of a draft Supreme Court opinion, he decided not to act right away.

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Victor Davis Hanson: Tearing Down the Silicon Valley Wall

Elon Musk has finally managed to buy Twitter. And the moment he did, the enraged Left flipped out. Abruptly leftists began trashing their favorite electronic…

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Biden administration will appeal ruling lifting mask mandate on travel

As you already knew, the mask mandate appeal is all about control.

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Why Are So Many Democrats Coming Down With COVID?

But the real super spreader event occurred on Saturday night at the annual Gridiron Dinner as more than a dozen politicians and media types have all reported

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Exposed: The Russian Companies That Will Get Billions From New Iran Nuclear Deal

Several of Russia’s top state-controlled nuclear companies stand to gain billions of dollars in revenue as part of a new nuclear accord with Iran that will waive sanctions on these firms so they can build up Tehran’s nuclear infrastructure, according to a

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CNN, MSNBC Primetime COVER-UP WashPost Confirming Hunter Scandals

On Wednesday, the Washington Post finally got around to confirming what the rest of us have known since the fall of 2020: the Biden family is corrupt and Hunter Biden is the funnel for international funds and is involved with other illegal activities (her

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'Not Something I Want to Do': Trump Says He Is Not Interested in Becoming Speaker of the House

Former President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he does not have any desire to take House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-CA) place as the leader of the chamber should Republicans retake

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Jen Psaki Suddenly Tight Lipped About Hunter Biden’s Emails After New York Times Finally Confirms

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday refused to comment on the New York Times' "confirmation" that emails from Hunter Biden's laptop are authentic…

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says the correlation between fossil fuel extraction and the abduction of indigenous women is all too overlooked

Correlation is not causation.

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Profiles in Leadership: Canada's Justin Trudeau vs. Ukraine's Volodymyr Zelensky

Volodymyr Zelenskyy is showing the world that freedom can be fought for anywhere in the world.

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'World becomes less safe every time the US fails to show strength'

  No less than three United States congressional delegations have visited Israel within the last two weeks – two Democrat

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Biden's Appeasement of Putin Was Years in Making

Trump's foreign policy was successful. Biden's appeasement of Russia and of Putin, on the other hand, has been a 15-year project.

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Kyiv Bombarded by Rockets Overnight, Reports of Fighting In Suburbs

The Ukrainian capital of Kyiv was hit by rocket strikes overnight, with reports of fighting in its suburbs on Friday morning.

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Are We Done With Democrats' Irrational Covid Mandates?

When people complain about “compliance costs,” they’re usually lamenting hundreds of billions of dollars spent unproductively by businesses forced to deal with ever more red tape. It hinders growth and undermines prosperity.

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Victor Davis Hanson: Joe Biden, Alchemist?

Medieval alchemists sought to turn base metals into precious metals like gold. The more the alchemists bumped into the reality that gold was an element…

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San Francisco Promotes Illegal Drug Use, Overdose Deaths 'Skyrocket'

San Francisco launched a “bizarre medical experiment” in which the city helps the homeless use illegal drugs. Environmental and urbanization writer Michael Shellenberger notes that since t...

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CNN, MSNBC, NYT, WaPo completely avoid Johns Hopkins study finding COVID lockdowns ineffective

A new study concluding lockdowns 'should be rejected as a pandemic policy instrument' was ignored by the vast majority of the liberal media.

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Ukraine and the American crack-up

  From Washington to Berlin to Warsaw to Kyiv, everyone says that only Russian President Vladimir Putin knows what he

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Why Putin Has Not Been Deterred

Americans want an autonomous Ukraine to survive. They hope the West can stop Russian President Vladimir Putin’s strangulation of both Ukraine and NATO.

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'Cobra Kai' Is Netflix's No. 1 Because It's Anti-Woke

The most important lesson from 'Cobra Kai' is that there are no freebies in sports or in life, and positive outcomes are earned, not given.

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Emails Shows Fauci More Concerned With 'International Harmony' Than Finding the Origins of the Virus

Fauci was more concerned with upsetting "international harmony" by releasing speculation about a lab leak from Wuhan

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Victor Davis Hanson: Conspiracies as Realities, Realities as Conspiracies

American politics over the last half decade has become immersed in a series of conspiracy charges leveled by Democrats against their opponents that, in fact…

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The Democrats' Exploitation of January 6 Gives Away Their Game

This year, Jan. 6 will be commemorated with all the ballyhoo and rigmarole Democrats and their media allies can muster.

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6 Stories The Media Ignored This Month

One of the easiest ways to confirm media bias is this: Did you ever notice that, of all the stories in the world, the legacy media outlets cover the exact same handful of topics each night? Each one may have a few exclusive details or interviews, but the stories rarely change.

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Who’s running, Joe? Biden says ‘Trump’ 24 times during Va. stump for McAuliffe

President Biden on Tuesday seemed fixated on former President Donald Trump in a Virginia stump speech for Terry McAuliffe, the Democratic candidate for governor.

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Philadelphia to Ban Police Stops For Minor Traffic Violations

If you have a broken brake light or headlight in Philadelphia, you no longer have to worry that you'll be pulled over by police.

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Republican Lawmakers Demolish Democrats’ ‘Big Lie’ That Arizona Audit Proved Biden Won the Election

Ever since the final report of the Arizona audit was released last month, Democrats and their allies in the corporate media have pushed a false narrative…

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The Leadership Deficit Doom Loop

Bleak days. The border, murder rates, inflation, Afghanistan, the pandemic—things are not going well. The president’s job approval rating continues its slide. Congress squabbles over government funding, debt ceilings, and budget reconciliation, while pund

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Blue State Blues: Democrats Drop the Pretense That They Support Israel

Pelosi's concession to AOC and the Squad in dropping Iron Dome funding from the budget resolution is proof Democrats won't support Israel.

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US handed out blank copies of visas in Afghanistan, setting terrorists up: Ex-FBI agent

A former FBI special agent who tracked counterterrorism cases warned that terrorists in Afghanistan stand a high chance of being able to walk right onto U.S.-bound planes as a result of the Biden administration's dissemination of blank visa papers through

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Biden Slammed After Looking At Watch During Dignified Transfer Of 13 Slain Troops: ‘Late For Your Nap?’

President Joe Biden faced criticism on Sunday for looking at his watch while he attended the dignified transfer of the 13 U.S. troops who were killed during an ISIS terrorist attack on the airport in Kabul late last week.

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The Worst Presidential Dereliction in Memory

Gen. Mark Milley is right. “There’ll be plenty of time to do AARs,” or after-action reports, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a

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Why Is the FDA Attacking a Safe, Effective Drug?

Ivermectin is a promising Covid treatment and prophylaxis, but the agency is denigrating it.

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Why the US should NOT appoint an "Islamophobia envoy"

Blogging about Israel and the Arab world since, oh, forever.

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Netanyahu Blasts Biden on His Way Out of Office

On Sunday, outgoing Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blasted Joe Biden and his approach to Iran in his final address to parliament, revealing that the Biden administration wanted him to keep...

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The Media Didn’t ‘Get It Wrong’ On Lafayette Park, They Lied To America — And They’re Still Lying

On June 1, 2020 and afterward, corporate media didn't simply get it wrong, they flagrantly and shamelessly lied to Americans in order to hurt the president.

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The Mask Is an Outward Sign of Inward Things

The COVID mask isn’t exclusively an outward sign of inward things — it is also, in some circumstances, a practical tool to prevent the spread of the infection. But those who understand the mask as a tribal identifier and a sign of righteousness are not go

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Biden Praises 'Fighter' Tlaib After She Publicly Confronts Him on Israel

President Joe Biden praised Rep. Rashida Tlaib Tuesday, despite her repeated criticism of the president failing to criticize Israel.

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Former FDA Head: Mask Mandates Should End In ‘Wholesale Fashion,’ Officials Need To Rollback Restrictions To Keep ‘Integrity’

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, former commissioner of the FDA, said Sunday on that COVID-19 related restrictions, including mask mandates, should be lifted in "wholesale fashion" as the risk of the virus plummets.

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USAID Failed to Ensure Palestinian Aid Dollars Kept from Terrorists, GAO Says

The United States Agency for International Development is downplaying the significance of a recent government oversight report highlighting the agency’s failure to ensure that taxpayer aid dollars sent to the Palestinian government did not ultimately make

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Open Borders: An Assault on Common Sense

“We hold these truths to be self-evident…”
So begins one of the most pivotal pronouncements in the advancement of human liberty. With those words, Thomas...

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Left-Wingers Turn in a Disgusting Performance Following Rush Limbaugh's Death

No one should have expected anything else.

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Biden Will Return U.S. To Anti-Israel UN Human Rights Council

On Monday, Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced that the Biden administration will return the U.S. to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC). Blinken

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‘That’s Not Actually News’: Tucker Hilariously Criticizes Shepard Smith’s Report About Maskless Florida Store

Tucker Carlson poked fun at CNBC anchor Shepard Smith for running a segment about customers and employees without face masks in a Naples, Florida store.

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The Spirit of 1776 | National Review

Joe Biden versus a proper understanding of American history.

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Deputy Homeland Security Secretary: Pelosi Asked For ‘Crew-Manned Machine Guns’ In Washington

Ken Cuccinelli told Fox News' "The Story" on Tuesday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked for "crew-manned machine guns" to be a part of security forces.

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Rage at Capitol assault makes excuses for summer riots all the more disgraceful

Wednesday’s mob assault on Capitol Hill was shocking and brazen: Hundreds of MAGA-hat-wearing rioters broke into the seat of American democracy. They...

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Janice Dean: The tragic rise of Andrew Cuomo amid COVID-19 -- a real American crisis

I believe the deaths of thousands of seniors who have died from COVID in New York could’ve been prevented.

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I'm a former CIA agent: Iran was behind Lockerbie and should be made to pay

Despite former US AG Barr's claims, Libya did not carry out the horrific 1988 bombing of a plane over Scotland. The US should bring Iran to justice now

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Will The Supreme Court Defend Religious Liberty From Pandemic Tyrants?

A second challenge to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s discriminatory COVID rules that targeted Orthodox Jews provides a crucial test for the new Supreme Court.

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644 New Yorkers Dead From COVID Since Andrew Cuomo Published Book About Pandemic

More than 600 New Yorkers have died of COVID-19 since October 13, the release date of Andrew Cuomo's self-congratulatory book about his pandemic leadership.

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Victor Davis Hanson: The Disinformationists | National Review

Pollsters were widely wrong in 2016. Yet they learned nothing about their flawed methodologies. So how do they remain credible after 2020?

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Media has a meltdown as Biden fails to deliver a landslide

Ever sat next to somebody who’s afraid to fly? That combination of freaking out, embarrassment and asking when the drinks cart would come around again was what we all saw in the lefty telepundit class last night.

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Kamala Harris: We will restore aid to Palestinians, renew ties - The Jerusalem Post

The statement from Harris comes as many observers in the Middle East will be watching the outcome of the 2020 US election.

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Give ’Em Hell, Donald | RealClearPolitics

He probably won’t admit it, and may not know it, but President Trump has ripped a page from the Harry Truman Playbook
Like Truman, who trailed badly in the polls in 1948, Trump is out on the...

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Biden's Former Ukraine Adviser Now Works on 'Content Regulation,' 'Election Integrity' for Facebook

How could someone who worked for the Democratic nominee fairly judge content to maintain 'election integrity'?

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Telemundo Deletes Twitter Poll following VP Debate After Kamala Gets CRUSHED by Pence 74% to 26%

It was very clear last night that Democrat Kamala Harris got crushed by Vice President Mike Pence in the vice presidential debate. This was despite the liberal moderator and the slanted questions that were all in her favor. The difference was Kamala Harri

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An achievement that will be taught in the diplomacy books

The peace agreements between Israel, the UAE and Bahrain are an economic, diplomatic and strategic breakthrough. On the economic front,

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Serbia-Kosovo agreement results from Trump's different brand of diplomacy

The two countries have signed a brokered commitment to achieve economic normalization between their peoples and governments.

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Salon Owner Shreds Pelosi’s Claim That She Was ‘Set Up’: She Set Appointment; Has Been ‘Coming In For Quite A While’

San Francisco salon owner Erica Kious disputed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) claim that she was “set up” by the salon this week when she broke COVID-19 restrictions and got her hair done at the salon, saying that Pelosi was the one

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Here’s how the Left is trying to downplay the inspiring pardon of Jon Ponder by President Trump

Tuesday during the Republican National Convention, President Trump pardoned Jon Ponder, and the Left really had to stretch to make such an inspiring story into something bad while acknowledging it was the right thing to do. President Trump pardons Jon Pon

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The Fragility of the Liberal Democracies and the Challenge of Totalitarianism

There is a short distance between “peaceful demonstrations” and mob violence, civil war, and regime change. - The Fragility of the Liberal Democracies and the Challenge of Totalitarianism - Joel Fishman

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Twitter defends blocking Trump tweets but not Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei

A Twitter spokeswoman has defended the company's decision to block and restrict tweets from President Trump but not those of Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei.

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'A Win for Sanity' -- Trader Joe's Now Denies Being Racist

Trader Jose's lives on.

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Former GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain dies at 74 from coronavirus complications

Herman Cain, the former Republican presidential candidate and affable business magnate, died Thursday after being hospitalized for coronavirus.  

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The ADL’s Disgrace

It’s hard to think of a more prominent anti-Semite in American public life over the last 30 years than the Rev. Al Sharpton.

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Mayor Bill de Blasio's Roots in Anti-Semitic Left Come Home to Roost

Bill de Blasio began his career in New York City politics with David Dinkins whose administration’s policies were responsible for the city’s first pogrom against the Jewish community of Crown Heights.

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China Is Censoring Research on COVID-19 Origins, Deleted Page on Wuhan University Website Suggests

The university said that studies "can only be published after the review by the Ministry of Science and Technology."

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Trump admin weighs legal action over alleged Chinese hoarding of PPE

Leading US manufacturers of medical safety gear told the White House that China prohibited them from exporting their products from the country as the coronavirus pandemic mounted.

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As Bernie Sanders Pushed for Closer Ties, The Soviet Union Spotted Opportunity

Previously unseen documents from a Soviet archive show how hard Mr. Sanders worked to find a sister city in Russia when he was a mayor in the 1980s. Moscow saw a chance for propaganda.

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13 Key Takeaways From Trump's Epic State Of The Union Address

The decision to be hostile throughout the State of the Union caused Democrats to look petty, particularly as President Trump spoke of big successes.

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Can't Make This Up... New York State Is Now Mandating "Stargazing Permits" For Looking At The Sky

Imagine this: You’re out with your family in one of the parks in New York state where you can actually see the stars when it gets dark. You look up in the sky, see a constellation, and you point upwards to show your kids. Along comes a park ranger demandi

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Obama Passed the Buck. Trump Refused to Play. – Tablet Magazine

In the wake of the targeted killing of Iranian terror master Qassem Soleimani, an interesting fight has broken out—after Donald Trump failed to brief them in advance of the strike, Democrats began fulsomely criticizing the president. This led Republican l

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Turley: Democrats offering passion over proof in Trump impeachment | TheHill

Lawmakers cannot lower standards to fit a paucity of evidence and an abundance of anger.

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How the NBA censored me on American soil

At this point, it’s fair to wonder: What values does the NBA really stand for? In recent years, the league has taken pains to exhibit a concern for “social justice,” with prominent players speaking out in favor of almost exclusively progressive political

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AOC says 'badass' millennials are the true Greatest Generation

Tom Brokaw can laud the sacrifices of Americans who grew up during the Great Depression and then went on to fight in World War II, but for firebrand freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez the Greatest Generation are millennials.

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The Political Perils Of Supporting Israel

Long before Donald Trump came around, conservative Jews argued that Jewish Democrats would have to deal with the anti-Israel faction in their party.

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Dayton shooter may be antifa’s first mass killer

Over the weekend, America suffered two mass shootings within hours of one another, in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio. These followed another mass shooting in Gilroy, Calif., a week earlier. The a…