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American Jewry’s Moment of Decision

9 min 27 sec ago
This week in two meetings with prominent American Jews, President Barack Obama threw down the gauntlet. Either the Jews of America will rise to the challenge or they will allow Obama to marginalize them. 2015-04-17T16:23:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Caroline Glick
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Cheap Laughs: A Weekly Review of The NY Times

9 min 27 sec ago
Georgetown sociology professor Michael Eric Dyson has made a very profitable career out of peddling lies about race in America. 2015-04-17T14:39:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Mark Nuckols
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You Picked a Fine Time to Betray Cuba, Barack (On the Anniversary of the Bay of Pigs)

9 min 27 sec ago
Sure, it was one of those hoary historic trivialities that went down "before he was even born"--but President Obama finally signed off on his ultimate betrayal of Cuban freedom (removal of Castro regime from list of terror-sponsors/opening of economic lifeline) on the very week marking the 54th anniversary of the Bay of Pigs Invasion. 2015-04-17T13:03:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Humberto Fontova
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Teens Shocked by Graphic Content at Anti-Bullying Conference

9 min 27 sec ago
They thought the Iowa Governors Conference on LGBTQ Youth was about anti-bullying. Instead, about 1,000 teenagers from more than 100 Iowa communities were treated to a profanity-laced performance by a drag queen along with graphic conversations on oral sex and a transgender tutorial on how to make fake testicles. 2015-04-17T11:00:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Todd Starnes
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Hillary’s Struggle to be Normal

9 min 27 sec ago
Hillary Clinton gets in a van a drives from New York to Iowa and somehow its all the media can talk aboutbut its what most Americans do. They load up their cars for a family road trip and yet, its not covered by the media. 2015-04-17T10:39:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Ashley Pratte
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My Concern With The Iran Nuclear Negotiations

9 min 27 sec ago
Amidst the various twists and turns of our nations negotiation with Iran on a nuclear deal, one thing is clear: the American people are skeptical. Americans know that a nuclear Iran is a threat to every nation. 2015-04-17T09:34:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z James Lankford
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How to Raise the Minimum Wage without Legislation

9 min 27 sec ago
Walmart and McDonalds recently have raised wages to $9 an hour or more, substantially higher than the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Mark Skousen
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When Hillary Says ‘Always’ She Doesn’t Always Mean Always

9 min 27 sec ago
I believe Hilary Clinton is now telling the truth regarding her views on same-sex marriage. I just dont believe she was telling the truth in the past, especially when she expressed her opposition to it. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Michael Brown
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GOP Has More Than a Hillary Problem; It's an America Problem

9 min 27 sec ago
All in all, a pretty fun week for conservatives. Marco Rubio made a classy and inspiring entrance into a Republican field that is already impressive and energizing, and sure to become even more so. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Mark Davis
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To Hedge, or Not to Hedge, that is the European Question

9 min 27 sec ago
When Nicholas Vardy, The Global Guru, asks you to write a guest column, one of the first things that comes to mind is Europe. Why Europe? Well, thats where he spends much of his time hobnobbing with Londons financial elite and, from a money-flow standpoint, Europe is where the real action is taking place right now. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Jim Woods
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A Way Out for Christian Wedding Businesses?

9 min 27 sec ago
Radical activists in the gay community have put pedal to the metal to force gay acceptance from Christians -- making not only their position but also their tactics anti-Christian. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Brent Bozell
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Obama: Cuban Information Minister?

9 min 27 sec ago
Two relatively recent photos of Barack Obama with foreign leaders reveal much about his deep-dyed leftism. The first features President Obama and democratically elected Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, leader of one of America's most loyal friends. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Mona Charen
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Social Security, Vote Buying, and the Road to Greece

9 min 27 sec ago
Whats Americas main fiscal policy challenge, particularly in the long run? 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Daniel J. Mitchell
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Govt Says They Know Farmer Is Honest Businessman, Take $63,000 From Him Anyway

9 min 27 sec ago
Word is that Al Sharpton is holding a hunger strike to protest the fact that the Senate wont move on the Lorretta Lynch AG nomination. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Nick Sorrentino
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Dear Madam Yesterday

9 min 27 sec ago
Back in 1979, Ronald Reagan first announced his intentions to run for office by releasing a video. That is how it was done back then. It was not really that much of a surprise that you would use yesterday's campaign tactic to declare your intentions last week. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Erick Erickson
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Divestment and Sustainability Movements—Anti-Higher Education?

9 min 27 sec ago
A comprehensive new report from the National Association of Scholars (NAS) criticizes 685 higher education institutions for blindly subscribing to the sustainability movement and pushing students towards uncritically accepting important scientific notions, such as dangerous anthropogenic climate change. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Megan Toombs
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New Jobless Claims In and Out of the Oil Patch

9 min 27 sec ago
Last week, we featured a number of what we'll call "statistical equilibrium charts" showing the negative break in trend for new jobless claims in the eight states where domestic U.S. oil production has surged in recent years. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Political Calculations
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The Personal Burden Formula: The New Misery Index?

9 min 27 sec ago
A new term has appeared out there in the digital ether (and is starting to make the rounds) to describe the economic malaise that too many Americans have been suffering through under President Obamas watch. It is the personal burden formula, or PBF for short. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z D. Brady Nelson
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Election 2016 Is Not About the Candidates

9 min 27 sec ago
This was a big week for the political press. That means it was also a good week for highlighting how the world of the political elite is so out of touch with the world of everyday Americans. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Scott Rasmussen
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Obama's Big Lie That Wealthy Americans Aren't Paying Their "Fair Share" In Taxes Is Exposed

9 min 27 sec ago
The American people are overtaxed by a waste-ridden government whose grotesquely swollen budget could be shrunk by hundreds of billions of dollars without harming its necessary functions and programs. 2015-04-17T00:01:00-04:00 2015-04-18T03:10:49Z Donald Lambro
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