No charges will be filed against Omaha bar owner who fatally shot protester, Don Kleine says

By Alia Conley ,  Todd Cooper Jun 1, 2020 – for The Omaha World Herald A handful of grainy and graphic videos led Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine to conclude that a white bar owner acted in self-defense when he shot and killed a 22-year-old black Omaha man Saturday night. As a result, Jake Gardner, […]

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FLASHBACK: What Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Really Said About the Kavanaugh Confirmation and Packing the Court

BY STACEY LENNOX SEP 21, 2020 5:51 PM EST – for PjMedia.com During a live question and answer at Georgetown University Law School in September of 2018, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg reflected on her life and career. Much was made of her “notorious” status and the two films being made about her at the time. However, something […]

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Ginsburg’s law clerks line up to mourn and everyone stays hush about jarring lack of color

September 23, 2020 | Frieda Powers | for bizpacreview.com The Deputy Governor of Illinois called attention to the elephant in the room as the memorial service for the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg got underway. Christian Mitchell, the Democrat serving under Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker’s administration, noted the “jarring lack of ppl of color” in comments on social […]

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Ruth Ginsburg and Undesirables

BY GEORGE WEIGEL – for EPPC – Summer 2009 Sometimes, the veil slips. (see the full interview below) It certainly did in a recent New York Times Magazine interview with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. There, in the course of relating her surprise at the Court’s 1980 decision upholding the Hyde Amendment (which banned […]

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Wrecking the American Dream

Yes, suburbanites, Democrats plan to destroy your community. by ROBERT STACY MCCAIN August 3, 2020, 12:04 AM – for The American Spectator My cmnt: this is such an important article and needs to be read and heeded by those of us who still value our freedom and prosperity and safety. The Left and all communists and […]

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Who Killed George Floyd?

Minnesota’s attorney general needs to pay attention to the available evidence, which in this case is incontrovertible. By George Parry – for The American Spectator – Aug 6, 2020 My cmnt: This article fills in a LOT of detail about George Floyd’s death. When the truth is shown the jury in this case and they […]

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The Rally That Changed My Mind

Karlyn Borysenko Jul 27, 2020 – for PragerU Psychologist and author Karlyn Borysenko wouldn’t be caught dead at a Trump rally. So what was she doing in a New Hampshire arena, surrounded by 11,000 cheering Trump supporters? And what did she take away from the experience? She explains what happened when perception met reality in […]

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Marxist Feminism’s Ruined Lives

The horror I witnessed inside the women’s “liberation” movement. Mon Sep 1, 2014 Mallory Millett – for FrontPageMag My cmnt: please read this entire article. Written six years ago it could have been taken from today’s headlines: the radicalization of young women who are even now rioting in Portland, Seattle and elsewhere. This is what […]

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The Democratic Men of #MeToo

An Updated List of Men Accused of Sexual Abuse, Harassment, Misconduct and Assault BY ANNA MENTA ON 11/12/17 AT 7:09 PM EST – for Newsweek My cmnt: Since 2017 the list has mushroomed and by 2020 includes Jeffrey Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell, and Bill Clinton. I post this list to point out that by far most of the […]

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Bari Weiss – Resignation Letter

Dear A.G., It is with sadness that I write to tell you that I am resigning from The New York Times.  I joined the paper with gratitude and optimism three years ago. I was hired with the goal of bringing in voices that would not otherwise appear in your pages: first-time writers, centrists, conservatives and […]

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Bari Weiss quits New York Times after bullying by colleagues over views: ‘They have called me a Nazi and a racist’

My cmnt: Alex Berenson (search for him on this site) and now Bari Weiss having to leave the NYT because of its close-minded, Left-leaning, lying editorial and reporting policies. Her resignation letter said ‘the lessons that ought to have followed the (2016) election…have not been learned’ By Brian Flood | Fox News – July 14, […]

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Wikipedia Is Badly Biased

MAY 14, 2020|IN WIKI, KNOWLEDGE, INTERNET|BY LARRY SANGER My cmnt: I could not agree more. I will use Wikipedia for quick info on anything trivial (e.g., entertainment, historical dates, flat-facts that cannot be slanted to benefit the Left or have no political value (e.g., the atomic number of gold). For info on anything important, controversial, political, or subject to […]

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Darwinism: In pictures

Darwin drew a lot of criticism from his contemporaries and a fair amount of ridicule also. His fellow biologists and other scientists realized the many weaknesses in his theory and to his credit so did Darwin. His critics were mostly correct but Darwin glossed over the deficiencies in his theory rather than admit the theory […]

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The Parable of the Kosher Deli

Feb. 28, 2012 – CNSnews.com On Feb. 16, Roman Catholic Bishop William E. Lori of Bridgeport, Conn., testified in the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in opposition to the Obama administration’s new regulation that will force all health-care plans in the United States to cover sterilizations and all Food and Drug Administration-approved contraceptive, including […]

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Crippled by Their Culture

Race doesn’t hold back America’s “black rednecks.” Nor does racism. BY THOMAS SOWELLTuesday, April 26, 2005 12:01 a.m. THE WALL STREET JOURNAL For most of the history of this country, differences between the black and the white population–whether in income, IQ, crime rates, or whatever–have been attributed to either race or racism. For much of […]

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The Six Pillars of Character

My cmnt: Checking the LPS website at least up until 2017 these guidelines were still in use. They may still be incorporated in the LPS pedagogy or not. If not, and knowing the ethical direction of our country’s cultural shift it would not surprise me if they have been quietly set aside, they should be. […]

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J K Rowling is not transphobic: people who menstruate are women

Is it transphobic to say women get periods? Don’t be daft, says Ella Whelan According to the latest Twitter meltdown, using the shorthand of ‘women’ when referring to ‘people who menstruate’ is not just pedantic, it’s transphobic – it doesn’t include the gender non-binary individuals who have periods. An article arguing for greater investment in menstrual […]

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So-called Hate Crime laws hurt us all (Charlie Rogers, Matthew Shepard, Tawana Brawley, Duke Lacrosse players, Anita Hill, Jussie Smollett)

August 2012My unpublished column on Charlie Rogers below: There was a movie in 1981 called ‘Absence of Malice’ starring Paul Newman and Sally Field.  My wife and I went to it and enjoyed the film.   It not only contained excellent actors but an intriguing plot that raised all kinds of moral and ethical questions. […]

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The Real Climate Science Deniers

Paul Driessen|Posted: May 16, 2020 12:01 AM – for TownHall.com Posted: May 16, 2020 12:01 AM Fifty years ago, I helped organize Earth Day #1 programs on my college campus, calling attention to serious pollution problems that afflicted much of the USA. Over the ensuing decades, laws, regulations, and changed attitudes, practices and technologies reduced most […]

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A Guide to Basic Differences Between Left and Right

By Dennis Prager Source of Human Rights Left: government Right: the Creator Human Nature Left: basically good (Therefore, society is primarily responsible for evil.) Right: not basically good (Therefore, the individual is primarily responsible for evil.) Economic Goal Left: equality Right: prosperity Primary Role of the State Left: increase and protect equality Right: increase and […]

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The Kavanaugh Hearing Revisited

By Elise Cooper for The American Thinker July 21, 2019 Justice on Trial by Mollie Hemingway and Carrie Severino is a powerful book, whatever a person’s political affiliation. This story reads more like a novel than a fact-filled book.  It explains the historical context of the court nomination system and how political and cultural trends change the […]

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The best running back in the NFL

BY JASON REID @JREIDESPN Nov 11, 2017 CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — Before a reporter could go there with Carolina Panthers rookie running back Christian McCaffrey, right guard Trai Turner took it there. Turner rightly figured the discussion would turn to the fact that McCaffrey is among the handful of white players at his position in the NFL. “Have you seen […]

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