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Why Roy Moore Matters

Why Roy Moore Matters

Why would anyone vote for Roy Moore, given the recent accusations against him of sexually inappropriate behavior with young girls? Patrick Buchanan argues the stakes are simply too high not to do so.  By Patrick Buchanan Why would Christian conservatives in good conscience go to the polls Dec. 12 and vote for Judge Roy Moore, […]

December 4th, 2017 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Thanks to Scalia, supposed 2nd Amendment-friendly SCOTUS strikes blow to gun rights

Thanks to Scalia, supposed 2nd Amendment-friendly SCOTUS strikes blow to gun rights

by Jay Baker Last week  the United States Supreme Court refused to hear two appeals of lower court rulings that restrict gun ownership: one in Maryland and one in Florida. In doing so it proved that far from being a “2nd Amendment friendly court” with justices gun owners could love — as Donald Trump campaigned on and […]

December 4th, 2017 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Hypocrites in D.C. Cover for Deviants?

Hypocrites in D.C. Cover for Deviants?

If Roy Moore were an insider, Congress would probably ignore the recent allegations of sexual impropriety against him. As a populist he poses a far greater threat to the GOP business-as-usual.  By Sophia Meyer Accusations of sexual impropriety with teenage girls—and now a claim of attempted rape—continue to mount against former Alabama Chief Justice Roy […]

November 27th, 2017 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

If Alabamians needed a reason to stick with Roy Moore, here it is…

If Alabamians needed a reason to stick with Roy Moore, here it is…

by Sam Rolley In American politics,  the only people more important than those who support you the most are the people quickest to condemn you when the opportunity arises. The Washington GOP establishment’s treatment of Senate hopeful Roy Moore provides a good example of why this matters. Barring a competent investigation which finds him legally culpable, […]

November 27th, 2017 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

The myth of political parties

The myth of political parties

by Bob Livingston “There is nothing which I dread so much as a division of the republic into two great parties, each arranged under its leader, and concerting measures in opposition to each other. This, in my humble apprehension, is to be dreaded as the greatest political evil under our Constitution.” — John Adams, The Works […]

November 20th, 2017 | Posted in Politics, Reality Report | Read More »

Cost of U.S. War on Jihadists: $5.6 Trillion, 7,000 Deaths, 52,500 Injuries

Cost of U.S. War on Jihadists: $5.6 Trillion, 7,000 Deaths, 52,500 Injuries

by EDWIN MORA The United States is expected to spend nearly $6 trillion through 2018 on government-wide costs related to the wars waged in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Syria since 2001, reveals a study by Brown University’s Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs. According to Brown University’s Cost of War project analysis, authored by Neta Crawford, the […]

November 13th, 2017 | Posted in Featured, Politics | Read More »

Protect Student & Citizen Data Privacy! Say NO on HR 4174 National Database Bill on Wednesday 11-15!

Protect Student & Citizen Data Privacy! Say NO on HR 4174 National Database Bill on Wednesday 11-15!

HR 4174 sponsored by Speaker Paul Ryan is due for a vote this Wednesday. This bill creates a government-wide “evidence building plan” that will lead to a national citizen database. The U.S. Dept. of Education will include lifelong student data tracking. Details are available here and here.  A one-page summary of the concerns with this bill is available […]

November 13th, 2017 | Posted in Featured, Police State, Politics | Read More »

Cleaning House

Cleaning House

The rising tide of populism and America-first sentiments are finally gaining ground in U.S. politics, and as a result “America-last” senators and congressmen are being forced out of office. Recently, at least two have announced they will not run for re-election, citing the poor chances of winning against candidates whose policies more closely mirror the desires […]

November 6th, 2017 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Trump warns lawmakers he’s prepared for NAFTA withdrawal

Trump warns lawmakers he’s prepared for NAFTA withdrawal

President Donald Trump told Republican senators this week that he’s ready to make good on promises to kick off the U.S.’s withdrawal from the North American Free Trade Agreement if Mexico and Canada aren’t willing to renegotiate the deal. During a private lunch with senators, Trump reportedly said he is ready to kick off the […]

October 30th, 2017 | Posted in Politics | Read More »

Paul, Wyden stand up for your privacy

Paul, Wyden stand up for your privacy

by Sam Rolley Senators Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) on Tuesday introduced legislation to require the federal government to obtain a warrant before digging through U.S. communications as permitted by Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. The Trump administration has called on Congress to reauthorize some of the most powerful portions of the […]

October 30th, 2017 | Posted in Politics | Read More »