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What We Lose When We Take Down Statues Of Men Like Columbus

February 2, 2018 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Another day, another historic statue comes down. This time in California, to no one’s surprise. On Tuesday, the San Jose City Council voted to remove a Christopher Columbus statue from City Hall. The California city joins a long list of other municipalities that have considered removing Columbus statues or have abolished […]

Australia Day – 2018

January 26, 2018 by

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By Anton Lang ~ January the 26th is set aside every year here in Australia as the day we celebrate the founding of Australia. This was the day when Captain Arthur Phillip first claimed this vast Continent in the Southern Hemisphere as an English Colony on the 26th January 1788. Years earlier, Captain James Cook […]

Genius Was Behind Apollo’s Lunar Legacy

January 19, 2018 by

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By Larry Bell ~ Five and one-half decades have now passed since a young President John F. Kennedy rallied a nation behind a bold challenge to send an American to the Moon and safely back before the end of that decade. We did this, and even better — putting four of our citizens on the […]

‘Chappaquiddick’ Trailer Reveals Unsavory Ted Kennedy

December 23, 2017 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ “Moses had a temper but he never left a girl at the bottom of the Red Sea.” If anybody feared that the upcoming Chappaquiddick movie would be a whitewash of Ted Kennedy, the recently released trailer should disabuse them of that notion. Legal Insurrection describes the movie as the “portrait of a […]

The New Racism And The Fascism Of The Left

November 25, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Janet Albrechtsen on the new racism:  When does embracing race as a point of distinction become retrograde to our common humanity? Surely when it resembles a new form of apartheid, an ideological one that dictates what people of a certain colour should think and what they should write about. Black racism […]

Alt-Left Insanity: We Should Have Let Pilgrims ‘Freeze To Death’

November 24, 2017 by

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By Dan Gainor ~ Note: Normal people might find some of this offensive. (We hope. Dear Lord, please!) Welcome to one of the holidays liberals hate the most — Thanksgiving. When the alt-left isn’t hating on Christopher Columbus, bashing Christmas, disrespecting veterans or undermining the national anthem, they find time to target a national day […]

Here’s Why We Should Still Celebrate The Pilgrims At Thanksgiving

November 21, 2017 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ For most American families, Thanksgiving is a time to gather with loved ones, eat delicious food, and perhaps watch some football. But not everyone is pleased with the celebration of this holiday, and some have taken to maligning its “originators,” the Pilgrims. An editorial in Al Jazeera labeled Thanksgiving a “thoroughly […]