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Inconvenient Truths For Statue Topplers, NFL Protesters

October 20, 2017 by

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By Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt, USMC (RET) ~ As activists stumble over themselves to locate Confederate statues to topple or an American flag and national anthem to disrespect, certain aspects undermining their racial claims, past and present, largely go unaddressed. One such aspect “topplers” ignore is how they also disrespect those who fought for […]

Sorry Liberals: Here’s Why We Must ALWAYS Celebrate And Honor Columbus

October 11, 2017 by

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By LTC Allen West (U.S. Army Ret) ~ It’s amazing to me that we actually have a group – of degenerates – who are sending out a clarion call to attack and destroy the statues and monuments of Christopher Columbus all over the United States. The fact that there must now be 24/7 police security […]

Black Leaders Should Focus On Lifting People Out Of Poverty, Not Purging Statues

September 6, 2017 by

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By Walter E. Williams ~ Many blacks and their white liberal allies demand the removal of statues of Confederate generals and the Confederate battle flag, and they are working up steam to destroy the images of Gens. Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee and President Jefferson Davis from Stone Mountain in Georgia. Allow me to […]

The Unbearable Lightness Of Confederate-Statue Removal

August 30, 2017 by

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By Deroy Murdock ~ “Banning them will do bupkis for blacks.” Deroy Murdock – August 24, 2017 To update an old joke, removing Confederate statues is a bit like wetting one’s self in a dark suit: It offers a warm feeling but little of lasting value. The erasist frenzy to tear down Confederate monuments is […]

Be Glad It Was The British Who Colonised Australia

August 30, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Leo Maglen asks:  what do the activists think would have happened to Aboriginal Australia if the British had NOT colonised the continent. Be grateful, because there is no way a land occupied by tribes with no technology and an essentially Stone Age culture would have been left to them. Maglen on […]

Salon: The U.S. Has A ‘Neo-Confederate’ National Anthem

August 29, 2017 by

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By Matthew Balan ~ On Sunday, Salon’s Jefferson Morley contended that the United States adopted the “Star Spangled Banner” as its national anthem due to an ascendant “neo-Confederate spirit” during the decades after the Civil War. Morley played up that “observing Memorial Day and singing ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ are uncontroversial patriotic gestures, yet there is […]

Reminder: USA Today Critic Lamented How ‘Dunkirk’ Lacks Gender, Racial Diversity

July 24, 2017 by

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By Melissa Mullins ~ Christopher Nolan’s new movie Dunkirk opened this weekend and is on target to become one of those iconic war movies, much like Saving Private Ryan did. Dunkirk is a gritty and heart-pounding movie that is vividly portrayed on the big screen with classic war themes of duty, trust, honor and the […]