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Ginsburg Leaves Liberal Legacy After Decades On Supreme Court

September 19, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a champion of equal justice under the law who became only the second woman (and the first Jewish woman) to serve on the Supreme Court, died Friday after a long battle with cancer. She was 87. During her 27 years on the Supreme Court, Ginsburg became a […]

What The Potential Crisis On The Yangtze Means For China And The World

August 5, 2020 by

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By Dean Cheng ~ As if 2020 has not been sufficiently crisis-laden for the People’s Republic of China, it now faces the potential for major catastrophe due to massive rains. For much of the past several weeks, central China has been inundated by massive rainstorms, which have generated the country’s third major flood for 2020. […]

Saudis Admit To Everything But The Truth

October 22, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Saudi Arabia first said Jamal Khashoggi walked out of its Istanbul consulate. Then it said he had died in the consulate in “quarrels and an altercation”. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Public Prosecutor stated the following: preliminary investigations carried out by the Public Prosecution Office into the disappearance of citizen Jamal […]

Senate Confirms Brett Kavanaugh To Supreme Court, 50-48

October 7, 2018 by

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By Rachel del Guidice ~ The Senate voted 50-48 Saturday afternoon to confirm D.C. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court after a rancorous, protracted confirmation fight that ended with multiple allegations of sexual assault. The vote, which concluded just before 4 p.m. EDT, was almost entirely along party lines. Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia […]

CBS Vice-President: No Sympathy For Las Vegas Dead

October 3, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Tribalists tend to be of the Left, and tribalists tend to dehumanise opponents. And so you get this astonishing hate: CBS has parted ways with one of the company’s top lawyers after she said she is “not even sympathetic” to victims of the Las Vegas shooting because “country music fans often […]

Only in Duryea, Pittston, Pa.

September 12, 2017 by

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Only in Duryea, Pa. If you are in a jazzy wheelchair you cannot get into the Duryea borough council meetings because the lift they use for people who cannot use the steps is not even close to CODE or size needed for an electric wheelchair. Only in Duryea do you scan the morning classified to […]

From Katrina To Harvey

August 31, 2017 by

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By Colonel Kenneth Allard (U.S. Army, Ret) ~ Hurricane Harvey was powerful enough to knock down trees here in San Antonio, to devastate the Texas Gulf Coast and then, with unhurried grandeur, to produce the record-breaking floods now playing out in Houston. But there is no way for televised images to convey the storm’s true […]

Fitzroy River Flood At Rockhampton – April 2017

April 4, 2017 by

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By Anton Lang ~ Recently in North Queensland, Cyclone Debbie, a high Category 4 cyclone, came ashore in the Area near Bowen and Proserpine. That area is around 400 Kilometres (250 Miles) North of Rockhampton. That was almost two weeks ago now. The damage caused by Cyclone Debbie was horrendous. As the Cyclone moved slowly […]

Forget Zika, Urban Crime Is The Real Threat To Rio’s Olympic Games

August 5, 2016 by

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By Ana Quintana and Gabriel de Arruda Castro ~ Much has been said about the risks Zika virus presents to tourists and athletes visiting Rio de Janeiro for the Olympics. Several competitors decided to skip the games because of the epidemic. But the fact is, crime is a much bigger threat, and the numbers prove that. […]

The Zika Battlefield Comes Home To America

August 2, 2016 by

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By Steven Bucci ~ As some world-class athletes pass up the opportunity of a lifetime to compete at the Rio Olympics due to worries about the Zika virus, the concerns and fears now are striking closer to home. Zika-carrying mosquitoes have come to America. Florida Gov. Rick Scott announced this morning that 10 more people […]

New Submarines For Australia – 12 French Subs For Adelaide

April 26, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has promised to build 12 new French submarines in Adelaide, with Australian steel with the announcement today that the new submarine contract has been awarded to the French Company, DCNS. And so a project to defend Australia has become a project to employ Australians. The estimated […]

Gay Marriage Is Legal: What You Need To Know

June 27, 2015 by

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By Kelsey Harkness ~ In a historic decision, the U.S. Supreme Court today legalized gay marriage in all 50 states. The decision brought to tears many gay marriage supporters, who were standing on the steps of the Supreme Court to witness the day’s events. In the 5-4 ruling, the court found the 14th Amendment requires […]

That Didn’t Take Long: Politico Mag Writer Says ‘It’s Time To Legalize Polygamy’

June 27, 2015 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ The left routinely ridicules “slippery slope” arguments from sensible people who recognize that when you establish a dangerous principle or precedent in one area, the fallout will spread to others. The long since sadly vindicated prolife argument made 40 years ago warning that legalizing abortion would lead to wider acceptance of euthanasia […]

In Response To The Church Shooting In Charleston, South Carolina

June 19, 2015 by

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By Star Parker ~ Remarks of Robert Kennedy on the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. 4 April 1968, Indianapolis, Indiana Ladies and Gentlemen, I’m only going to talk to you just for a minute or so this evening, because I have some — some very sad news for all of you — Could you […]

The Surprising Proposals In President Obama’s State Of The Union

January 21, 2015 by

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By Melissa Quinn ~ President Obama delivered his sixth State of the Union address tonight, outlining a number of domestic policy proposals and warning Republicans he would strike down any legislation that repeals Obamacare and rolls back his immigration policies. Obama entered the House chamber at 9:06 p.m. and slowly made his way up the […]

NYT Finds Excuses For Ferguson Violence, Treats Mo. Gov. Jay Nixon Like A Republican

November 26, 2014 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times reporters Monica Davey and Julie Bosman covered in (mostly) fair fashion the grand jury announcement from Ferguson, Missouri announcing that no charges would be brought against the white police officer who shot black teenager Michael Brown, as well as the violent protests and looting that ensued. But a […]

No, Australia’s ABC Media Isn’t Biased. Aren’t The Greens Just Preaching Revolution And Racial Division As The New Normal?

November 26, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Australia’s ABC Media biased? Of course not. ABC presenter Fran Kelly this morning interviews a US academic, Rosa Clemente, about the Ferguson riots, in which violent black mobs are destroying shops and cars because a jury cleared an innocent white policeman of having a case to answer of murdering a black […]

[Video] U.S. Airways Flight Attendant Yells At And Disrespects Army Ranger After Simple Request

October 12, 2014 by

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There is indeed a difference between policies and doing what is right. And there are those who just don’t understand the difference. On a flight from Portland, Oregon to Charlotte, North Carolina First Sergeant Albert Marle asked a flight attendant if he could hang up his uniform jacket to keep it from getting wrinkled. What […]

[Video] American Soldier Travels To Syria To Fight ISIS

October 6, 2014 by

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  US citizen, and former soldier, Jordan Matson has made his way to Syria and joined YPG Kurdish forces fighting against ISIS. Though several Americans have traveled to Syria to fight for ISIS, he appears to be the first to travel there to fight against ISIS. One wonders if he will eventually be just the […]

The Islamic State Makes A Movie. Flames of War: Fighting Has Just Begun

September 18, 2014 by

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Coming soon to a computer near you… While the trailer for its upcoming movie looks like something made by someone sitting in their mother’s basement, The Islamic State (ISIS) has shown that it knows how to manipulate and use social media and the internet to frighten its enemies and recruit new forces. They have been […]

Let’s Fight ISIL! President Obama’s Broad Coalition of One

September 14, 2014 by

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With great fanfare and a nationwide, prime time presidential address to the American people, President Obama announced the formation of a “broad coalition” that would wage war together to destroy the Islamic State also known as ISIS or ISIL. Although few other details were given about the coalition, a senior administration official said on Wednesday […]

Meet Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: The Leader Of ISIS And The New Caliph Of The Islamic State

August 29, 2014 by

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The Muslim world has been without a Caliph and Commander of the Faithful for ninety years, and now the new fundamentalist Islamic entity in Iraq and Syria known as the Islamic State has put forth a pretender to claim the title. At the age of 43, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi burst upon the national scene as […]

[Video] Brutal Revenge – ISIS Executes American Photojournalist Because Of US Strikes

August 20, 2014 by

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In 2012, American photojournalist James Wright Foley was abducted by unidentified gunmen in Syria. We now know that ISIS, or the Islamic State if you prefer, was behind his kidnapping and have been holding him as their prisoner this entire time. Recent American airstrikes have taken a toll on ISIS offensive movements in Northern Iraq and along […]

Aussie Nick Kyrgios beats Rafa Nadal At Wimbledon

July 2, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Amazing, every way you slice it: Nick Kyrgios has delivered the most outstanding performance of his fledgling career to shock world No 1 Rafael Nadal to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals… His 7-6 (7-5) 5-7 7-6 (7-5) 6-3 triumph over 14-time grand slam champion Nadal is the first time a teenager has […]