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Cancel Culture Wants Delete Key For Discourse, History

August 4, 2020 by

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By Larry Bell ~ There’s finally some encouraging new evidence that a few leftward-leaning media and academic establishment types are becoming “woke” to growing perils and punishments for ideological blasphemy. Last Thursday, even the moderate Wall Street Journal editors posted “A Note to Readers” that “These pages won’t wilt under cancel-culture pressure.” The notice was issued […]

Fox News CRUSHES Liberal Hacks At MSNBC, CNN In Ratings

August 2, 2020 by

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By Randy Hall ~ Fox News continued to dominate its liberal competitors in July as viewers delivered it another ratings victory over CNN and MSNBC. The cable channel, for the 49th month in a row, won both total day and prime time viewers — achieving its highest-rated July ever. A FNC press release explained that the […]

What We Know Now About Hydroxychloroquine To Treat COVID-19

August 2, 2020 by

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By Kevin Pham ~ Early in health officials’ response to the pandemic, one drug offered hope of a safe, widely available, and cheap therapeutic that would break the death grip that COVID-19 held on the world. However, after its promised efficacy didn’t materialize in large, statistically significant numbers, enthusiasm for the drug, hydroxychloroquine, quickly waned. […]

Space Invaders: Will The Earthlings Land First?

August 1, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ If one was to use Hollywood movies as a precursor of the future, one would have thought that it was only a matter of time until Earth was visited by Martian invaders. In real life, however, it may actually be Mars that will see an invasion of Earthlings soon, […]

Republicans And Democrats Agree On Need To Cancel ‘Cancel Culture’

July 31, 2020 by

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By Angela Sailor ~ Seeing the rise of “cancel culture” can lead one to despair. But don’t believe the hype. Virtue is not being canceled. Most Americans, in fact, believe forgiveness is an essential part of a just society. Consider a recent survey by the Cato Institute. It revealed that 49% of all Americans say […]

Covid-19 The Way Forward

July 29, 2020 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ There is no stopping the coronavirus. Like previous influenza pandemics, it is going to make its way through society until herd immunity arrives, or a vaccine.  America can either cower in the corner, or cope with it responsibly. We should choose the latter approach. Still, many of our overlords we elect […]

COVID-19 Has Led To An Increase In Human Trafficking, Experts Say

July 29, 2020 by

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By Virginia Allen ~ The sexual exploitation of women and children has likely increased amid the COVID-19 pandemic, experts say. Groups such as Polaris and International Justice Mission work to fight human trafficking and to free the estimated 40 million victims of modern-day slavery. Their work has not slowed down during the global pandemic. Sadly, […]

Patriot Humor – Reparations

July 28, 2020 by

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2020: Bad News

July 24, 2020 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ 2020: If it wasn’t for bad news we’d have no news at all! Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

HHS Acts To Preserve Religious Freedom At Hospitals During Pandemic

July 23, 2020 by

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By Virginia Allen ~ The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services took two important steps Tuesday to protect religious freedom during the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency’s Office for Civil Rights announced that patients at hospitals within the University of Maryland Medical System may receive visits by clergy amid the pandemic. And, the office said, […]

Patriot Humor – Not Too Swift

July 21, 2020 by

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Trump’s Meeting With AMLO Shows Critics Were Wrong About US-Mexico Ties

July 21, 2020 by

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By Ana Quintana ~ President Donald Trump hosted his Mexican counterpart at the White House on July 8 to celebrate the entry into force of the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement trade pact. The visit was the first time the two leaders met in person and was also the first international trip by Mexican President Andres […]

In America, The System Trends Toward Justice

July 20, 2020 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ “The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” This oft-repeated and commonly misused quote—which stems from a 19th-century sermon—was cited by Martin Luther King Jr. and, more recently, President Barack Obama. Many take it to mean simply that there is an inevitability to world events and […]

Is Peer Review Bad For Science?

July 19, 2020 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ After studying the popular practice of peer review of scientific journal articles for several years, I have reluctantly concluded that peer review is bad for science. While the practice has its good side, there are several ways that it greatly impedes progress, and the bad greatly outweighs the good. To […]

Two-Thirds Of COVID-19 Deaths In US Occurred In 10 States

July 19, 2020 by

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By Norbert Michel and Drew Gonshorowski ~ As Heritage Foundation researchers have demonstrated throughout the pandemic, the spread of COVID-19 in the U.S. has been heavily concentrated in a small number of states—and among a small number of counties within states. Even though the U.S. has seen a rapid rise in cases during the last […]

Colin Kapernick’s White Oppressors

July 14, 2020 by

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USMCA: Cleaning Up The Tijuana River

July 13, 2020 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement went into effect on July 1, and right away the benefits of this new trade deal are showing up. A massive cleanup of the Tijuana River on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border is being $300 million commitment in the USMCA by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to […]

Another Eye In The Sky

July 13, 2020 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Israel’s Ofek 16 satellite successfully made it into orbit last week. It joins an array of reconnaissance devices that constantly monitor threats like Iran. Ofek 16 is expected to begin sending its first high-resolution pictures this week. Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Why Is The COVID-19 Caseload Rising In California?

July 12, 2020 by

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By Kevin Pham ~ The United States had made great progress in suppressing the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, by mid-June, the number of new cases began to surge, and now daily incidence of COVID-19 cases has far exceeded the confirmed daily incidence during the early peak of the pandemic. […]

Trump Touts Education, Economic Opportunities For Hispanics

July 10, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday creating a program aimed at improving Hispanic Americans’ access to education and economic opportunities. “We will expand our efforts across all of the federal government to create educational and economic opportunity for Hispanic Americans,” Trump said to applause in the Rose Garden, describing […]

House Committee Shows Strong Bipartisanship In Approving National Defense Authorization Act

July 9, 2020 by

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By Frederico Bartels ~ The House Armed Services Committee last week unanimously approved its version of the National Defense Authorization Act, with all 56 members who were present voting in favor of the legislation. The July 1 action was an important bipartisan show of support that eluded the House of Representatives last year, when the […]

Congress Should Streamline Existing COVID-19 Relief, Not Add New Programs

July 8, 2020 by

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By Adam Michel ~ Congress likes to spend money and create new programs, but when it comes to coronavirus recovery, lawmakers need to keep it simple. Congress already has authorized more than $3.6 trillion of relief, of which to date only about half has been spent. Simple relief is effective relief. The congressional response should […]

Patriot Humor – B.I.D.E.N.

July 7, 2020 by

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Tucker Carlson’s Ratings So Hot It Spurs Tucker-For-President Chatter

July 5, 2020 by

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By Randy Hall ~ It’s been an incredibly negative three months on the news with the coronavirus pandemic and angry protests against police after the killing of George Floyd, but Deadline reports it’s a good time for cable news: Tucker Carlson Tonight drew a record 4.331 million viewers in the second quarter and 791,000 in the […]