Defending Capitalism: Part I

Posted on June 16, 2021 by Dan Mitchell – for The Center for Freedom and Prosperity I was a big fan of (and occasional guest on) John Stossel’s TV show, and I’m now a big fan of his videos (see here, here, here, here, here, here, and here). So it was an honor to appear in his latest video about “Capitalism Myths.” It’s a two-part series. […]

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Defending Captialism: Part II

Posted on June 22, 2021 by Dan Mitchell In the first video, we discussed three myths about free enterprise. Myth #1 – Capitalists get rich by ‘taking’ money from others. Myth #2 – The rich getting richer, and the poor getting poorer. Myth #3 – Monopolies destroyed the free market. Here are the final four myths. […]

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Capitalism Makes Us Better Off

John Stossel | Posted: Jun 23, 2021 12:01 AM – for Townhall.com Last week, I debunked three myths about capitalism. Here are four more: Myth No. 4: Capitalism creates unsafe workspaces. “Greedy capitalists” will risk workers’ lives to increase production if government, through agencies such as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA, doesn’t […]

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LPD: Women arrested after stealing $1,400 worth of items from Menards

By 10/11 NOW Published: Jun. 23, 2021 at 11:23 AM UTC|Updated: 27 minutes ago LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – Two women are facing shoplifting charges stemming from incidents throughout the last year. The Lincoln Police Department arrested 30-year-old Morgan Newsom and 40-year-old Alisha Wilson. On January 31, were dispatched to Menards off N 27th Street for […]

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Bill Maher Blasts Young Progressives: ‘The Problem Is That Your Ideas Are Stupid’

By KYLE SMITH – April 26, 2021 – for National Review On HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher Friday night, Maher showed once again that he is the only late-night comic who is willing to say things his liberal audience probably doesn’t want to hear. In the course of lavishing praise on President Biden, whom he described as […]

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Liberal vs. Leftist

What’s the difference between a liberal and a leftist? By Dennis Prager for Prager U on Facebook This question stumps most people because they think liberal and left are essentially the same. But they’re not. In fact, liberalism and leftism have almost nothing in common. But the left has appropriated the word “liberal” so effectively […]

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A costly night of violence, vandalism and chaos tops $10 million in damages

My cmnt: I’ve been to dozens of completely peaceful Pro-Life protests (except for the counter protesters using bullhorns to yell in our faces) in Lincoln over the decades. We clean up after ourselves, are compliant with police orders, march prayerfully and quietly, have permits, and most of us are Republicans. My cmnt: During the ‘summer […]

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Lincoln mauled: One night of crime, more than $10 million in damage

By Peter Salter Jun 3, 2020 Updated Mar 26, 2021 – for The Lincoln Journal Star The glass-fronted office building near 14th and H streets should be busier this week, filled with some of the 20 staffers of the Nebraska Association of County Officials. They should be there tweaking software for county assessors, fielding questions from far-flung […]

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Warrant out for Lincoln man accused of smashing windows while dressed as Deadpool during riots

By Lori Pilger Nov 20, 2020 Updated Dec 31, 2020 – for the Lincoln Journal Star A warrant has gone out for the arrest of a 25-year-old Lincoln man, wanted in connection to nearly $17,000 in damage to windows along Lincoln Mall early May 31. Police say the destruction was caught on video, the man […]

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47 shot, 9 killed amid bloody weekend in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

By David Aaro | Fox News – May 24, 2021 – for Fox News online At least nine people have been killed and dozens more injured in shootings across Chicago this past weekend, police confirmed. In all, 36 separate shooting incidents unfolded across the city from Friday evening through Sunday, police said, adding that 47 people were shot, of […]

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The NFL’s Racial Divide

Teams don’t consciously build rosters based on race, it just ends up that way BY JASON REID AND JANE MCMANUS for The Undefeated It really seems ludicrous coming from Christian McCaffrey, one of college football’s most decorated players over the last two seasons. Yet there he was at the NFL combine last month, explaining he hasn’t gotten his due. “A […]

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Is it in the Genes?

STUDIES HAVE FOUND PHYSICAL DIFFERENCES THAT MIGHT HELP EXPLAIN WHY BLACKS OUTPERFORM WHITES IN CERTAIN SPORTS–BUT SCIENTISTS ARE WARY OF JUMPING TO CONCLUSIONS By S.L. PRICE – Dec 8, 1997 – Sports Illustrated archives The best athletes on the planet are black. Stop the conversationright there and few will argue the point. It’s always the […]

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Michelle Malkin: Get Up Off Your Knees

Michelle Malkin – 06/02/2020 – for V Dare Dear law-abiding Americans: You have done nothing wrong. Being white is not a crime. Being a Trump voter is not a crime. Being a police officer sworn to “protect and serve” every day is not a crime. Being a non-white police officer proud to uphold and enforce law and order is not a crime. […]

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Not So Woke: NFL Brain Injury Lawsuit Claims Black Men Have Lower Cognitive Skills than White Men

By WARNER TODD HUSTON – 17 May 2021 – for Breitbart.news Critics of the National Football League claim that black players are unfairly excluded in receiving payouts from the $1 billion brain injury settlement fund because the league has weighted the scoring system it uses to determine who gets how much of the settlement. The […]

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MINNEAPOLIS VS. THE EVIDENCE

April 7, 2021 by Ann Coulter Apparently, no one is watching the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer on trial for the murder of George Floyd. Otherwise, the media couldn’t get away with their spectacular lying to the public about how the prosecution is killing it. It’s quite the opposite. In fact, in […]

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‘My Mom Said You Guys Have To Let Me Play,’ Defiant Colin Kaepernick Tells Kids Playing Flag Football At Park

December 3rd, 2019 – BabylonBee.com My cmnt: I’ve taken the liberty of making this funnier than the original Bee post. RIVERDALE, GA—Shortly after his workout video plan failed, free agent Colin Kaepernick took a walk around town to clear his mind. Luckily, Kaepernick stumbled upon a pickup game of flag football some kids were playing […]

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Billie Eilish’s Jarring New Vogue Cover Is A Window Into Gen Z’s Struggle With Sex

Billie Eilish resonates with her generation because she reflects it, giving the girls of Generation Z an aesthetic balm for the sting of influencer-era pressures and feminist confusion. By Emily Jashinsky MAY 4, 2021 – for The Federalist Click this link to watch a fascinating interview with the author of: Irreversible Damage: The transgender craze seducing our […]

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A Plan To End Police Shootings

April 28, 2021 by Ann Coulter My cmnt: When I was growing up in the 50s & 60s most of my peers and of course our parents had a lot of respect for the local police. Policemen, there were no policewomen then, were usually tall, big men whose very present commanded respect. An officer lived […]

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Oscars Viewers Drop 58% to Record-Low

Blamed on ‘Incessant, Insufferable Woke, Depressing Lecturing’  By Craig Bannister | April 27, 2021 | 10:33am EDT | for CNSnews.com Sunday’s Academy Awards broadcast lost 13.75 million viewers, plunging 58%, compared to the previous year, and former Fox News Host Megyn Kelly attributes it to Hollywood’s ubiquitous determination to preach liberal doctrine, rather than entertain. On Sunday, […]

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Law Enforcement Group Responds to ‘Extreme Controversy’ Following Cop’s Viral Video Mocking LeBron James

By DYLAN GWINN 28 Apr 2021 – for Breitbart.news The officer posted the video on TikTok after James tweeted and then deleted a picture of an officer present at the Ma’Khia Bryant shooting with the all-caps message “YOU’RE NEXT #ACCOUNTABILITY,” but later deleted it. In response, Bellevue Marshal’s Office Deputy Nate Silvester posted a video pretending to […]

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Her Name Is Linda Stoltzfoos: White Amish Teen Walking Home From Church Raped And Murdered By Black Man

By Paul Kersey – 04/28/2021 – for Vdare.com Remember—America is a society dominated by white privilege, white supremacy, implicit bias, systemic racism, and structural inequality. If all this were true, we’d know Linda Stoltzfoos, an 18-year-old white Amish female, was kidnapped, raped, and murdered by a black male as she was simply trying to walk […]

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British Supreme Court Judge Condemns Covid ‘Control Freaks’ Regulating Christmas

By JACK MONTGOMERY 22 Nov 2020 – for Breitbart.news My cmnt: This is from last year but remains current. The democrats, like all dictators, Leftists and communists, strive for absolute control over our lives. “Public safety” is always the excuse – at first. Then it keeps progressing until the progressives have complete control of the […]

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BLM Co-Founders’ Million Dollar Housing Binge Underscores The Marxist Movement’s Hypocritical Power Grab

BLM Leader Patrisse Khan-Cullors, who claimed in 2015 she and her colleagues are “trained Marxists,” is evidently no practicing Marxist herself.  By Gabe Kaminsky – APRIL 17, 2021 – for The Federalist My cmnt: This is to be expected. Liberal hypocrisy is a redundancy. Socialist/Communist Bernie Sanders has gotten wealthy while spending his whole life in the […]

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Health Care Is Not a Right

The single-payer con. by Sally C. Pipes – Fall 2020 – for The Claremont Review of Books Conventional wisdom holds that the progressive dream of Medicare for All died—or at least was deferred—when Joe Biden secured the Democratic presidential nomination. Many supposed the former vice president would be more moderate on health care than the […]

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Wisconsin Supreme Court Rules Governor Exceeded His Authority With Mask Mandate, Extended Lockdowns

MARCH 31, 2021 By Jordan Davidson – for The Federalist My cmnt: The point here is the contrast between judges or justices who rule according to the law and statutes or whether they, independent of the law, rule according to their own desires or wishes. The former is aptly called the rule of law and is at […]

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Income Percentiles by State

Income Per State Table for Selected Percentiles for 2015 Income Percentile 10% 25% 50% 75% 90% 99% Alabama $8,425.00 $20,000.00 $35,054.00 $58,376.00 $94,000.00 $274,075.00 Alaska $11,072.00 $23,320.00 $43,080.00 $73,005.00 $115,557.00 $252,030.00 Arizona $6,505.00 $18,808.00 $34,150.00 $60,000.00 $92,584.00 $324,181.00 Arkansas $10,002.00 $19,456.00 $33,325.00 $54,424.00 $88,083.00 $217,924.00 California $8,500.00 $19,629.00 $37,010.00 $70,097.00 $120,020.00 $321,050.00 Colorado $10,108.00 $24,450.00 […]

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Derek Chauvin, Human Sacrifice

By Ann Coulter | Posted: Mar 31, 2021 4:57 PM – for Townhall.com In modern America, we periodically offer up white men as human sacrifices to the PC gods. Among our benefactions: Jake Gardner, Kyle Rittenhouse, Darren Wilson, the Duke lacrosse players, University of Virginia fraternity members, Stacey Koon and Mark Fuhrman. The rest of […]

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The George Floyd Narrative

Cal Thomas | Posted: Apr 01, 2021 12:01 AM – for Townhall.com My cmnt: please click here to read the transcript of the entire police camera recording. George Floyd was NOT murdered by Officer Chauvin, he died of a self-inflicted drug overdose and from general poor health including heart disease. Officer Chauvin followed police procedure […]

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Hungary Cuts Taxpayer Funding To Inane Gender Studies Departments

There is an intra-academic war to control the academy, and the reason is simple: control of institutions like media and academia is essential for a social revolution. By Sumantra Maitr OCTOBER 18, 2018 – for The Federalist “Gender studies challenge existing structures that are perceived as natural and enduring, and in doing so, they directly challenge the […]

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Number 7: Former NY Journalist Accuses Andrew Cuomo of Sexual Harassment

JOSHUA CAPLAN – 12 Mar 2021 – for Breitbart.news Jessica Bakeman, a journalist formerly stationed at the New York State Capitol, has come forward as the seventh woman to level allegations of sexual harassment against embattled New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D). Bakeman broke her silence about Cuomo in an essay published in The New Yorker on […]

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