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A Promising Sign For Nuclear Power In The United Kingdom

December 1, 2022 by

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By Jack Spencer ~ Is the Nuclear Renaissance real this time around? Of course, that question is impossible to answer, but reports from the United Kingdom at least show that there is an opportunity. The Times in the U.K. just reported that Rolls-Royce is in early talks with the global industrial firm Ineos to provide […]

What Makes A Good Citizen?

November 27, 2022 by

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By Jeff Jacoby ~ To be a good citizen of such a nation takes work. Showing up to vote isn’t enough. What does it take to be a good citizen? When the Pew Research Center recently asked nearly 3,600 Americans what traits or behaviors go to the heart of good citizenship, the most common response […]

Mar-a-Lago Raid Update

November 20, 2022 by

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By Gary Bauer ~ The investigation “has not found any apparent business advantage to the types of classified information in Trump’s possession.” Remember the raid? Heavily-armed FBI agents showed up at Mar-a-Lago in the early hours of the morning. Dozens of them entered the residence, threw Trump’s aides out of the rooms and searched every […]

Capricornia – Beef Central In Australia (Part Two)

November 19, 2022 by

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By Anton Lang ~ I wrote in the earlier Post that a number of things came together to prompt me to write about this, and thinking back, how often does something like that happen. You see something that on the surface seems pretty innocuous, and not long after reading it, you think of something else, […]

Honoring Our Heroes

November 13, 2022 by

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By Gary Bauer ~ To the millions who have always been there to stop the tyrant, protect the weak and preserve the peace — we have not forgotten you. Yesterday was Veterans Day. The day originally began as Armistice Day to mark the 11:00 AM ceasefire on November 11, 1918, that ended World War I. […]

November 11th – Remembrance Day In Australia

November 11, 2022 by

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By Anton Lang ~ On the 5th October 1918, the German High Command asked for an immediate Armistice and an end to hostilities. The date and time for the ceasefire to commence was at 11AM on November 11th 1918, effectively the finish of The Great War, which we now refer to as World War One. […]

BREAKING: Ron DeSantis Wins Reelection In Florida

November 9, 2022 by

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By Tyler O’Neil ~ Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis will win reelection, The Associated Press, The New York Times, and Fox News projected. It remains to be seen how large his margin of victory will be but with nearly 80% reporting, DeSantis leads with more than 16 points and more than 1 million votes, 57.96% […]

8 Races To Watch On Midterm Election Day 2022

November 8, 2022 by

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By Samantha Aschieris and Jarrett Stepman and Tyler O’Neil ~ It’s Election Day once again in the U.S. As millions of Americans head to the polls, here are eight races to watch throughout the day. 1. Michigan Governor Race: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer vs. Tudor Dixon  Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, a Democrat, is facing Republican challenger […]

SHOCKER: Miss United States Of America Pageants Bars Transgender Female Competitors

November 7, 2022 by

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By Tierin-Rose Mandelburg ~ A Federal Court has confirmed that The Miss United States of America pageant has the right to allow only “natural-born” females to take part in it’s beauty pageant, NPR reported. This should never have been subject of debate. The decision indicated that if the Miss US America operator was forced to allow fake […]

A Turn To The Right

November 7, 2022 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Is Israel’s voting in of a new right wing government part of a trend by other democracies? Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Desperate Biden Gets Dark

November 6, 2022 by

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By Gary Bauer ~ We do need to tone down the rhetoric in America. It needs to start at the top with Joe Biden and his left-wing allies. Just as I predicted, a desperate Joe Biden delivered yet another dark speech Wednesday night. While complaining about Republican rhetoric, he smeared Republicans as “dark forces” threatening […]

An Ill Wind Blows Through Colorado Farm Country

November 5, 2022 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ In the popular imagination, Colorado is associated with the majestic Rocky Mountains and the bustling Mile High City of Denver. But to the east of the storied Front Range there is another Colorado, one dotted with farms, livestock, and – increasingly – wind turbines. The spread of wind turbines on […]

Of Apps, Data Centers And The Enormous Energy Required

October 25, 2022 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ This essay is sourced from the outstanding book, The Cloud Revolution by Mark Mills Few of us can repair the engine of an automobile today, as many of us once could. What was a simple machine is now controlled by a series of computer programs broadly called Apps connected to […]

Reading – Part Three – The Michener Conundrum

October 18, 2022 by

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By Anton Lang ~ I started to write about one of the big pleasures in my life, reading novels, back in May, and after two parts of what was going to be a series, I let it slip, but I have come back to it now to add this new part to that Series. This […]

Reasons To Hope The Ukraine Nuclear Plant Will Come Through OK

October 18, 2022 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ In March of 2022 Russian troops took control of the 6-reactor site of Ukraine’s nuclear energy plant at Zaporizhzhia. They caused minor damage in the battle but raised fears of a wider catastrophe. In the following paragraphs I will explain why that is highly unlikely. While the Russians have blamed […]

Rural Backlash Against Renewables With 67 Rejections Of Solar Over Eleven Months

October 17, 2022 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Robert Bryce: The hype about wind and solar energy keeps colliding with the hard reality of land-use conflicts. Nowhere is that more obvious than in Ohio, where 41 townships have rejected or restricted the expansion of wind and/or solar projects since last November. In addition, at least eight […]

Bidenflation Strikes Again

October 16, 2022 by

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By Gary Bauer ~ We must slam the brakes on Biden’s disastrous agenda. Yesterday’s report on the consumer price index showed inflation is running at a very hot rate of 8.2%, which was worse than economists had predicted. Worse than that, the “core inflation” measure, which excludes volatile energy and food prices, shot up to […]

Capricornia – Beef Central In Australia (Part One)

October 9, 2022 by

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By Anton Lang ~ I recently read an article at the Australian ABC News site about Texas Longhorn Bulls here in Australia, and a number of things coalesced, and spurred me to write an article, which then turned into two articles about beef cattle. I’ll get to the Texas Longhorn article in a little more […]

Planned Parenthood’s FBI

October 9, 2022 by

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By Gary Bauer ~ Seven pro-life defendants are facing 11 years in prison and $350,000 in fines. The Biden Administration and Attorney General Merrick Garland have evidently turned the FBI into Planned Parenthood’s security service.  Eleven pro-life activists, ranging in age from 24 to 87, were charged Wednesday for allegedly “blockading” a Tennessee abortion clinic […]

Introduction To “Issue Storms”

October 5, 2022 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ This is about a highly nonlinear information flow that I call an issue storm, which I discovered about 40 years ago but never wrote about because I was making lots of money knowing about it. To begin with we need what I call looping. If A communicates to B and […]

Americans Often Hear About ‘Religious Extremism,’ But Rarely About ‘Extreme Secularism,’ Says Dennis Prager

October 5, 2022 by

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By Gillian Richards ~ Americans often hear about “religious extremism,” but rarely hear about “extreme secularism,” commentator and radio host Dennis Prager said Monday night at an event launching his latest book. Prager spoke about the themes of the book, “The Rational Bible: Deuteronomy,” in an interview format while seated on a stage at the Museum of […]

‘Where’s Jackie?’

October 2, 2022 by

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By Gary Bauer ~ This is not a minor thing. It’s not just another “Biden gaffe.” That question Wednesday from President Joe Biden at a White House event made headlines and raised eyebrows the world over.  This is not a minor thing.  It’s not just another “Biden gaffe.” As we noted in yesterday’s report, Biden […]

The Intentional Auto Congestion Of Silicon Hills

October 2, 2022 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ Urban schizophrenia is running rampant in the United States. Urban politicians seem oblivious or even hostile to rural neighbors who supply their food and energy while punishing their own residents for the sins of their alleged grandfathers. Often the short-sightedness in one city causes negative impacts far beyond the city’s boundaries. Austin, […]

All Over The World, Conservatives Waking Up To Threat Of New Marxists

September 30, 2022 by

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By Mike Gonzalez ~ TALLINN, Estonia—Conservatives seldom have been great at forging international coalitions. But that is changing rapidly. A common enemy always does that. Failure to form global networking is a bit of an occupational hazard for conservatism, inherently a nation-oriented, inward-looking endeavor. Conservatives, after all, seek to conserve very different national traditions, sometimes […]