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The Intellectual Dishonesty Of The Campaign Against The Electoral College

April 11, 2019 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ A full-blown war is raging against the Electoral College. But as activist groups become more desperate to overturn our way of electing presidents before voters go the polls in November 2020, their arguments become more absurd and hyperbolic. CNN recently ran a preposterous segment suggesting that James Madison called the Electoral […]

Google’s Trust And Safety Council Blacklists Conservatives

April 10, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ According to leaked documents obtained by the Daily Caller, Google does act upon its bias against conservatives in the most pernicious ways possible. Daily Caller reported on April 9, that Google described two different policies in those documents which, if broken, might lead the search engine to blacklist certain sites from […]

The Implications Of EU Elections In May For The Future Of Europe

April 10, 2019 by

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By Daniel Kochis ~ In about six weeks, from May 23 to 26, European Parliament elections will take place across Europe. Those elections could be a defining moment. The most recent prior EU Parliament elections took place in May 2014. Just a few months before, the borders of a European country were changed by force. […]

Conservatives Call For Tech Giants To Split Ties With SPLC

April 7, 2019 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Silicon Valley has enormous power over the flow of information that reaches people around the globe. That’s why it’s vital for Americans to understand how tech giants can manipulate information, either intentionally or unwittingly, to advance a political agenda. Now, 34 conservative leaders are banding together to call for tech giants […]

Facebook’s Zuckerberg To Build ‘Curated’ Newsroom For Facebook

April 3, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Facebook has tried to filter out what it considers to be “fake news” in many different failed attempts. Now it wants to try again. In an interview, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stated that he was interested in building a newsroom for Facebook. The product would be based on a similar model […]

‘Exactly When Did You Think America Was Great?’ Says Eric Holder. Here’s The Answer.

March 30, 2019 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ There’s no doubt that one of the flashpoints of the modern culture war in America is the debate over our nation’s history. On one side, there are Americans who believe that the United States is a unique country, a shining city upon a hill that while flawed, has been exceptional from […]

Green New Deal Fails In The Senate

March 28, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ The Green New Deal was designed to “mobilize every aspect of American society on a scale not seen since World War II.” That’s how Freshman Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s fact sheet pitched the plan. Yesterday it was shot down 57-0 by the Senate.  The entire Republican caucus and three Democrats voted against […]