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A Remedial Lesson on a Republic Versus Democracy in This Era of Revisionist History

In the face of so many employing the term, we need to readdress how this country is not a democracy.

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Letter from a J6 Political Prisoner › American Greatness

Below is the text of a letter to American Greatness by Ethan Nordean, who has been incarcerated awaiting trial for more than a year.

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‘I was just wherever I could adding queerness’: Christopher Rufo has video from Disney’s all-hands meeting; Updated

Disney supports having "many, many, many LGBTQIA characters" in its stories.

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Nancy Pelosi’s S.F. event interrupted by the loudest ‘Let’s Go Brandon’ shout we’ve ever heard

This one must still be echoing around the City by the Bay.

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Kronicles of Kwanzaa › American Greatness

“Michelle and I send our warmest wishes to all those celebrating Kwanzaa this holiday season,” said President Obama in a December 26, 2011 statement.

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EPIC Gutfeld vs. Tucker Debate: Who's Dumber? Chris Cuomo or Don Lemon?

People tune in for presidential debates, but this debate was pure fun. On Wednesday night's Gutfeld! show, Fox's Greg Gutfeld and Tucker Carlson had a debate over which CNN host is dumber, Chris Cuomo or Don Lemon? There's so much evidence for both sides.

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In 2020, Americans Paid More In Taxes Than They Spent For Health Care, Food, Entertainment, And Clothing Combined

The average American spent more in taxes last year than on health care, clothing, food, and entertainment expenses combined.

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'Cobra Kai' Turns Bullying on Its Head and Gets Back to Things We All Once Understood

Those of us of a certain age remember The Karate Kid for many things. Pat Morita’s starring run as Mr. Miyagi was a revelation after his bit-part comedic work on Happy Days.  He won an Oscar nom...

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NYU Prof in WashPost: Minority Trump Supporters Guilty of ‘Multiracial Whiteness’

Soon, in the dictionary you could see a rewritten definition of “white” as meaning “multiracial.” Why not?

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    A Short History Of How Anthony Fauci Has Kept Failing Up Since 1984

    The media buried long-standing concerns that Anthony Fauci had been ‘sucking money away from work to understand and counter natural disease outbreaks.’

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    Great American Clint Eastwood Marks a Milestone

    On May 31, Clint Eastwood will turn 91, but 2021 also marks another milestone for the actor and director, active since the 1950s. In 1971, after making a name…

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    Georgia State Rep. Vernon Jones: I am a lifelong Democrat who is joining the Republican Party. Here's why

    I am an outgoing State Representative in Georgia, a lifelong Democrat and newest member of the Republican Party.

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    These 12 Graphs Show Mask Mandates Do Nothing To Stop COVID

    No matter how strictly mask laws are enforced nor the level of mask compliance the population follows, cases all fall and rise around the same time.

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    The Morning Briefing: ACB Is In, Now Let's Savor Watching Liberals Freak Out Over Nothing

    How fitting that those of us of a certain political persuasion have something to celebrate this morning, just one week away from what is almost certain to be an absolute you-know-what-show of an election.

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    The Antifa Industry at Work - American Greatness

    When, in 2008, then-candidate Barack Obama’s career as a community organizer was lampooned at the Republican National Convention, few understood what the words…

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    'Call Me Mike'

    A long time ago I was one of the executive producers for the Laura Ingraham Show. We were on more than 300 stations with a total audience of about 5 million, making us a top-five national show and the largest helmed by a woman.

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    Is The National Anthem Racist? | PragerU

    The Star-Spangled Banner, long a treasured symbol of national unity, has suddenly become "one of the most racist, pro-slavery songs" in American culture. Why is this happening? And more importantly, is it true? USA Today columnist James Robbins

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    ‘Absolute legend’: Ricky Gervais takes a break from skewering Hollywood to call out the humorless scolds in the media

    Watching Ricky Gervais skewer Hollywood at the Golden Globes this past weekend was an unadulterated delight. So you can no doubt share in our joyousness at watching him skewer the journalists who are outraged on Hollywood’s behalf:

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    ‘It’s gonna be lit’: Suppose Mitch McConnell schedules an impeachment trial a week before Iowa

    Mitch McConnell could have some fun with the scheduling of an impeachment trial.

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    New Shirt Takes a Direct Shot at Kaepernick and His Hate for the Flag

    With an unapologetic flag front and center and the words 'Just Stand For It' right underneath, this new shirt's message is crystal clear.

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    A Fine Time to Become an American | PragerU

    Renowned Oxford-trained historian Niall Ferguson recounts his recent experience of becoming an American citizen. His unique impressions are both moving and surprising — even to him.

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    WATCH: Students Celebrate Che Guevara, Then Told About His Treatment Of Gays | Daily Wire

    In a new man-on-the-street video by PragerU, Will Witt visits the University of California San Diego to see what students think about Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara.

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    SICK: Gucci Makes 'Abortion' The Theme Of Its Paris Fashion Show

    After a series of social justice mis-steps, luxury retail brand Gucci is apparently trying to find its way back into the good graces of the progressive left.

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    If you thought New Zealand’s gun ban was fast, check out their new social media laws – twitchy.com

    It's amazing how quickly you can get things done when individual rights aren't a concern.

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    So, Does AOC Really Have an Economics Degree From Boston University?

    The internet has questions, we have answers.

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    Leader Of New Zealand Mosque Blames Jews For Massacre

    On Saturday, at a rally for the victims of the Christchurch massacre in New Zealand, where 50 people were murdered at a mosque, a well-known mosque leader accused Jews of being responsible for the massacre.

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    Meet The Man Who Fled Iran To Embrace Judaism, Freedom, And Conservatism In The U.S.

    On November 9, 2016, an Iranian man arrived in the United States on his search for freedom, only to be welcomed by the sight of tens of thousands of Americans exercising their freedom of speech and assembly in protest of

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    We Are Going To Lose The Coming War With China

    We Are Going To Lose The Coming War With China - Kurt Schlichter: Nations famously tend to always try to fight the last .03/21/2019 0:34:13AM EST.

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    Reagan at CPAC | National Review

    Edwin Meese recalls Reagan’s speeches at CPAC. An excerpt from a new book.

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    The Democratic Double Standard for Anti-Semitism

    Ralph Northam’s racist offense prompted Democrats to call for his resignation, but anti-Semitism scandals do not result in a similar united front.

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    Ocasio-Cortez, Adviser Caught Making False Statements About Documents They Published

    Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and her team were caught making false statements about a document on the "Green New Deal" that they published on the congresswoman's website after Ocasio-Cortez was widely mocked across the political spe

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    Ocasio-Cortez Hearing Goes Viral. Here's What The Video Didn't Show.

    Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and her minions in the media clipped a 5-minute video of a House Oversight and Reform Committee on Wednesday which quickly went viral — but excluded a follow-up response that put a damper on Ocasio-Cortez&#

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    The Inconvenient Truth About the Republican Party

    When you think of the Republican Party, what comes to mind? If you’re like many Americans, you may associate the GOP with racism, sexism, and general inequality. It’s a commonly pushed narrative by left-leaning media and academia, but as former Vander

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    The only way to unify America is to kick California out

    The 2000 election was boring. With both candidates trying to out-moderate each other, they were almost indistinguishable. The biggest breach of civility was Democratic candidate Al Gore’s very practiced sighing during the debates. The campaign did not b

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    Slate’s chief political correspondent finds racism even when he walks his dog – twitchy.com

    Or it could just be that people in general just find dogs more approachable than people.

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    What Trump Knows That Obama Didn’t

    We now know why President Obama had to struggle so hard to spur the economy and allow it to grow more than 2 percent a year. And that was the high-water mark. In the last quarter of his presidency, growth had slipped to 1.5 percent. Today it’s obvious w

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    US takes a stand against anti-Semitism that Obama didn’t

    Colleges that tolerate such illegal conduct and the activities of anti-Jewish hate groups — as some have under the guise of facilitating a debate about Israel — need to be held accountable.

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    Is Islam a Religion of Peace?

    Is Islam a religion of peace? Is it compatible with Western liberalism? Or does Islam need a reformation, just as Christianity had the Protestant Reformation...

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    SURVEY: 52% Of Voters Cannot Name A Single Supreme Court Justice | Daily Wire

    According to a C-SPAN/PBS survey of 1,000 likely voters conducted between August 13-15, a staggering 52% of Americans cannot name

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    Dems Attack GOP Rep For Calling Ocasio-Cortez ‘This Girl’. They're Full Of It.

    Democrats are feigning outrage over a GOP rep using the term "this girl" to describe their latest economically illiterate heartthrob: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, an open socialist running for Congress. Rep.

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    Explaining American Leftists: Part I - The Dennis Prager Show

    As I watch a great number of my fellow Americans and virtually all of the mainstream media descend further and further into irrational and immoral

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      You Know Those Studies That Say Conservatives Are More Authoritarian Than Leftists? They’re Basically Garbage.

      You’ve undoubtedly seen those preening headlines from major outlets about how conservatives are more “authoritarian” by nature than Leftists.

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      POLL: 85% Of Conservatives Say Social Networks Censor Their Political Speech | Daily Wire

      A shocking new poll from Pew Research shows that a vast majority of conservatives who regularly post on social networks believe technology companies and websites like Facebook, Twitter, and Google regularly censor political posts and silence conservative

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      MERICA! Patriot who loves this country SO HARD writes most EPIC thread about Independence Day maybe EVER

      This patriot GETS IT.

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      Michael Knowles Explains What The Republicans Can Learn From Elvis

      In today’s episode of The Michael Knowles Show, Michael explains how Elvis’s comeback in 1968 has some lessons for the Republican Party.

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      What Is Intersectionality?

      Intersectionality is the newest fad in political activism. What is it? Who’s involved? And, what does it even mean? Nobody is better prepared to answer these questions than Daily Wire editor-in-chief and podcast sensation, Ben Shapiro. He breaks it all

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      Brendan Fraser Alleges He Was Groped By Former HFPA President | Daily Wire

      So, what happened to Brendan Fraser, whose starring role in 1999's "The Mummy" propelled him to international stardom before falling into relative obscuri

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      Jimmy Kimmel Duped Twice By Porn Star In 'Sexist' Anti-Trump Stunt

      Like many of his fellow celebrities and the entire Democratic Party, Jimmy Kimmel has gone all in on #resisting President Trump — and, like his ideological peers, has done so in a way that is doing damage to his craft and credibility.

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      'Star Wars: The Last Jedi': The Full Shapiro Review | Daily Wire

      On Saturday night, I went with my wife and dad to see the new Star Wars film. I’ll save my general rating for the end of this review, but it’s very difficult to put an overall grade on such a chaotic film. There are great parts, there are terrible par

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      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

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      Researchers Were ‘Very Surprised’ to Discover Few Right-Wingers Sent Anti-Semitic Hate Mail, but Here’s Who Did

      "We thought that most of the letters would be sent by right-wing extremists."

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      Tucker Carlson: The Bow-Tied Bard of Populism - The Atlantic

      Tucker Carlson’s latest reinvention is guided by a simple principle—a staunch aversion to whatever his right-minded neighbors believe.

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      No, Muslim Refugees Are Not Jewish WWII Refugees. Here Are 5 Reasons Why.

      In a desperately misguided attempt to placate the palpable fear of allowing thousands of Muslim refugees into United States without proper security screenings just days after an Islamic terrorist attack, several left-leaning media outlets have fallen back

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      Trump’s Executive Order on Refugees — Separating Fact from Hysteria

      Slow down and look at the facts about President Trump’s executive orders on refugees.

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      The Nordic Democratic-Socialist Myth

      The American Left dreams of importing the Nordic democratic-socialist model, but much of what they believe about the system is a myth.

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      Trump Tells Us How He’ll Hurt America

      Take Donald Trump’s word for it. He’ll make America embarrassed again.

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      A guide to the allegations of Bill Clinton’s womanizing - The Washington Post

      Donald Trump says that former president Bill Clinton has a history of abuse toward women. What is he referring to?

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      How Government Killed the Medical Profession

      I am a general surgeon with more than three decades in private clinical practice. And I am fed up.

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      Hillary Clinton's Islam Comments -- Saying It Has Nothing to Do with Terrorism Is a Lie | National Review Online

      Dear Reader (Including those of you stunned by the news that Charlie Sheen has a sexually transmitted disease. Not since Jim J. Bullock announced he was gay have I been more shocked),

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      Internet myth: Ronald Reagan regretted amnesty (he didn't) | The Daily Caller

      Americans often bolster arguments with quotes from Founding Fathers or other U.S. political icons. Unfortunately, this practice often leads to quotes being invented to support a weak case. One such invention made its way into Thursday’s Wall Street Journal in an op-ed by Rep. Tom Cotton (R-AK).

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      Sorry, Paul Krugman: The Minimum Wage Won’t Cure Poverty

      Studies Paul Krugman ignores show minimum wage increases significantly reduce the probability of low-skill workers reaching the middle class.

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      EVERYONE Needs To Watch This Monologue On Race In America. EVERYONE. - Chicks on the Right

      This chick is AMAZING! When can she run for president? Seriously - I wanna know where I can donate to the Kira Davis SuperPAC.Take notes, Obama. This is what you could have been, but chose not to.(h/t The Right Scoop)

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      What Makes America Different? - Prager University

      Is America really that great? Or is the United States just like any other nation? Outsiders tend to be the best judge of character, and Nick Adams, a best-selling Australian author and political commentator, gives an outsider's view of the USA.

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      WATCH: Obama Supporters Sign Petition to Nuke Russia

      In a recent political "experiment," journalist and political activist Mark Dice asked fellow San Diegans if they'd be willing to sign "President Barack Obama’s new plan" to nuke Russia. The result Dice described as "disturbing." To his surprise, nearly every "Obama zombie" went along with it.

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      George Will to Grads: Universities Owe You an Apology | Truth Revolt

      In a new video for Prager University, Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post columnist George Will offers the commencement address no college will ever allow. The first thing an honest commencement address needs to give students is an apology—for saddli

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      Should America be the World's Policeman? - Prager University

      Should America be the world's policeman? Does the world even need a policeman? Or would humanity be better off if America weren't the dominant military superpower? Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and foreign affairs expert Bret Stephens weighs in.

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      Fights Break Out Over $30 Hot Dog Price at Stand Near Ground Zero: Officials | NBC New York

      Meet Ahmed Mohammed. He might be the most expensive hot dog vendor in New York, especially if he thinks you're a tourist.

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      Obama: No Red Line for Assad This Time | Truth Revolt

      The Washington Times reports that Syrian President Bashar Assad has again used chemical weapons in his country’s ongoing civil war, and unlike the first time, when Assad ​unleashed sarin gas and other chemical agents, and President Barack Obama wa

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      Heather Mac Donald UNLEASHED: Scholar drops truth bombs on liberals at UCLA

      ANALYSIS: With wit, wisdom and bold one-liners, conservative scholar takes down leftist tenets Well-known author and scholar Heather Mac Donald recently visited UCLA to talk about the idea of “microaggressions” on college campuses, but before she even

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      1995 Video: Obama Praises Communist Mentor Frank Marshall Davis | Truth Revolt

      Video of Barack Obama in 1995 has surfaced online from the vault of Cambridge Public Library where a discussion of his book Dreams from My Father was hosted. Speaking to the crowd, Obama reveals that "Frank," whom he mentions "schooled"

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      Clorox's misunderstood tweet sparks racial outrage

      Clorox apologized after tweeting that it wanted bleach added to Apple's emojis.

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      Iran’s Persian statement on ‘deal’ contradicts Obama’s claims | New York Post

      “Iran Agrees to Detailed Nuclear Outline,” The New York Times headline claimed on Friday. That found an echo in the Washington Post headline of the same day: “Iran agrees to...

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      What Is the University Diversity Scam? - Prager University

      America's campuses, particularly those in California, spend tens of millions of dollars on administrators and programs to combat issues like sexism, homophobia, and racism on campus. But are these problems in any way prevalent at our universities? Or is t

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      What Is the University Diversity Scam? - Prager University

      America's campuses, particularly those in California, spend tens of millions of dollars on administrators and programs to combat issues like sexism, homophobia, and racism on campus. But are these problems in any way prevalent at our universities? Or is t

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      If You’re Reading This, You’re Racist | FrontPage Magazine

      Mother Jones, the leftist magazine not the long dead co-founder of the Wobblies, unveiled its latest blow for social justice, an article claiming that lunch was racist. “Why You Should Stop Eating Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner,” the venerable leftist publication bleated.

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      Why America Invaded Iraq - Prager University

      Why did America invade Iraq in 2003? Was it for oil? Or was it because Saddam Hussein was a mass-murdering dictator who harbored terrorists and threatened the region with Weapons of Mass Destruction? If it was the former, wouldn't it have been a lot easie

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      Did Obama threaten to shoot down Israeli planes if they attacked Iran? « Hot Air

      The Zbigniew plan?

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      Feminism vs. Truth - Prager University

      Women in America are the freest in the world, yet many feminists tell us women are oppressed. They advocate this falsehood through victim mentality propaganda and misleading statistics, such as the gender wage gap myth. In five minutes, American Enterpris

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      Map shows how ISIS tentacles now reach from Algeria to Afghanistan | Daily Mail Online

      ISIS began as 'Al-Qaeda in Iraq' in 2004 when they formed part of an armed insurgency against the British and US troops who toppled Saddam Hussein as the country's leader in April 2003.

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      Do the Rich Pay Their Fair Share? - Prager University

      Do the rich pay their fair share of taxes? It's not a simple question. First of all, what do you mean by rich? And how much is fair? What are the rich, whoever they are, paying now? Is there any tax rate that would be unfair? UCLA Professor of Economics,

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      Shoot or don't shoot: Police scenarios prove eye-opening for civil rights leaders | Fox News

      A distressed man with a baby in tow was pacing back and forth in a manic state and shouting incoherently. The responding police officer calmly addressed the man in an attempt to calm him down and defuse the situation, but the man suddenly pulled an object from his side and lunged toward the officer. Instinctively, the officer raised his Taser and squeezed the trigger. It turned out the man was armed with a knife...

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      The Worst of Brian Williams: Marking His 10 Years as Anchor of NBC Nightly News

      Brian Williams marks ten years as anchor of NBC Nightly News on December 2 and it’s been a decade full of absurdly softball interviews with Barack Obama and trashing of Republicans and Tea Partiers. 

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      Flipping Hollywood’s Blacklist Narrative

      Once on a British talk show in the early 1970s, anticommunist actor John Wayne startled the host by acknowledging that there was indeed a Hollywood blacklist.  Wayne's follow-up, however, made the ...

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      Truth Hurts? NY Times Admits Fox's Megyn Kelly Is a 'Breakthrough Artist'

      Sunday’s New York Times Magazine includes a generally favorable story on "The Megyn Kelly Moment" by Times reporter Jim Rutenberg (once a media-beat specialist). Rutenberg acknowledged how throroughly Kelly dominates her time slot and is battl

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      ‘That’s gonna sting’: WH deputy press secretary’s warning against censorship hit with a flashback [photo] | Twit

      Self-awareness isn't among their strong suits.

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      Whole Foods: America’s Temple of Pseudoscience - The Daily Beast

      Americans get riled up about creationists and climate change deniers, but lap up the quasi-religious snake oil at Whole Foods.

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      How Obama Dumped Hagel - Glenn Thrush - POLITICO Magazine

      When President Obama first summoned Chuck Hagel to the Oval Office in October, he wanted to know how his Pentagon chief planned to cope with the dangerous new threat posed by the Islamic State that had drawn the reluctant president back into war in the Mi

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      Hirsi Ali slams feminism's 'trivial BS' | WashingtonExaminer.com

      Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a harsh critic of Islam’s treatment of women, said Wednesday that modern American feminism is focused on “trivial bullshit” and needs to be reclaimed. Speaking at the Independent Women’s Forum Women of Valor dinner, where she rece

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      This amazing performance of the National Anthem by trumpeter Chris Botti caused NFL Colts W. R. Reggie Wayne to tear up

      This amazing performance of the National Anthem by trumpeter Chris Botti on Monday Night Football caused the Colts' wide receiver Reggie Wayne to tear up – listen to it for yourself.

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      The Progressive Income Tax: A Tale of Three Brothers - Prager University

      The Progressive Income Tax is one of those economic terms that gets bandied about, but few actually know what it means or how it works. This tale of three similar brothers with three different incomes (but one shared expense) helps explain the tax system

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      Lefties manufacture outrage over Kimberly Guilfoyle’s comments | Twitchy

      Did Fox News personality Kimberly Guilfoyle “tell young women not to vote” on The Five?

      Not really.

      She did express some frustration about how young women tend to vote and said, “They don’t get it.” Her opinion seems to be based on her former career as a prosecutor and experience with young women on juries. She said she “excused them” which is clearly an allusion to the jury selection process.

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      Who Are the Racists: Conservatives or Liberals? - Prager University

      To call someone a racist is a serious charge. A racist is someone who believes that one person is superior (or inferior) to another person simply based on their skin color. It's a belief that is both foolish and stupid. But conservatives are accused by pr

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      Socialists Wants $20 Wage, Offer $13 | The Daily Caller

      Freedom Socialist Party in Seattle that wants $20 per hour minimum wage but advertises job for experienced web developer paying $13 per hour