Browsing All Posts filed under »1st Amendment«

Judicial Activism Takes Manhattan

November 9, 2019 by

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Plus 2 more, including Podcasts ~ Mourning on the Border   ~ Uninvited: Chinese Intruders Stake out Uyghur Homes    ~ Tony Perkins ~    She scrubbed in like she usually did. Their patient, she was told, had just lost her baby. It was supposed to be a routine procedure — the kind they usually perform after […]

Another WaPo Pollaganda Whopper

September 12, 2019 by

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Collusion between the Democrat Party and its MSM propagandists is an abject betrayal of the First Amendment.  ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “But the fact being once established, that the press is impotent when it abandons itself to falsehood, I leave to others to restore it to its strength, by recalling it within the pale […]

The Truth About Gun Control and Racism

August 10, 2019 by

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Ken Blackwell · Aug. 9, 2019 America’s founders understood that the right to own firearms — the right to use effectual force to defend oneself, one’s family, one’s neighborhood, one’s nation—was the difference between a mere subject and a free, independent, equal citizen. The United States was designed to enjoy a government of, by, and for […]

A Facebook FaceApp Reality Check

July 27, 2019 by

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Facebook violates your privacy by collecting your information and selling it. ~ Mark Alexander ~     Facebook violates your privacy, which is why the FTC recently fined the social-media behemoth FIVE BILLION DOLLARS for selling the information it collects on its users. Meanwhile, Facebook’s political monitors and data algorithms keep posts from pages you follow “private” from […]

The Left’s Moderation of Conservative Media

July 18, 2019 by

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“They are relentless and use Gestapo tactics.”. ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “If by the liberty of the press were understood merely the liberty of discussing the propriety of public measures and political opinions, let us have as much of it as you please. But if it means the liberty of affronting, calumniating and defaming […]

De-Platforming Free Speech

May 6, 2019 by

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Facebook has banned several prominent voices under its convenient “hate speech” rubric. ~ Nate Jackson  ~    Facebook is at it again, de-platforming several people the social-media thought police have dubbed “dangerous individuals and organizations.” And the Leftmedia is at it again, too, conflating bigotry, racism, and conspiracy theories with the Right. First, the main […]

Readers’ Choice: Best of Alexander for 2018

December 27, 2018 by

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The Mueller/Comey/Clinton Collusion to Take Down Trump The claim of campaign-finance violations will fuel the Democrats’ relentless hounding of Trump over the next two years, as it fits with their “stolen election” narrative and is fodder for faux impeachment charges. The Deconstruction and Repeal of the Second Amendment There is a growing chorus of leftist […]

Mid-Day Snapshot

December 18, 2018 by

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POLITICS IN BRIEF The ‘Likely False’ Dossier and Other Collusion Fairytales A vote of no confidence in the dossier and a report about Russian social-media manipulation. Nate Jackson JUDICIARY IN BRIEF Federal Judicial Vacancies Getting Worse Jeff Flake’s lasting legacy is now one of leftist pandering and anti-Trump obstruction. Thomas Gallatin IMMIGRATION IN BRIEF Number […]

English as a Second Language

October 1, 2018 by

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By Burt Prelutsky  ~   It’s bad enough that tens of millions of Latinos don’t speak English in their home, language being the glue that binds people together, but the other night, because my TV began acting screwy, I was forced to spend an hour and a half on the phone with various Filipinos who had […]

Calling Balls and Strikes

September 25, 2018 by

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By Burt Prelutsky ~   As a baseball fan, it infuriates me when home plate umpires crouched down behind catchers and batters pretend they can actually determine whether a pitch clipped the strike zone or missed by half an inch. I would prefer it if the calls were made electronically, the way that 125 m.p.h. serves […]

Breaking News From Harvard: Faith Is Good for You

September 20, 2018 by

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By Tony Perkins  ~   The Bible tells us that there is nothing new under the sun (Ecc. 1:9). So often what passes for “news” is really nothing more than a refresher. A case in point is a new study published this month in the American Journal of Epidemiology about the link between religious upbringing and […]

Court Declares Cheerleaders’ Bible Verse Banners Are Legal

September 4, 2018 by

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By Todd Starnes ~  There are two hard-and-fast rules in life: Don’t mess with Texas, and don’t mess with Texas cheerleaders. The Kountze Independent School District learned that lesson the hard way. The Texas Supreme Court on Friday refused to hear the school district’s appeal of a case involving Bible verses written on run-through banners — all […]

Trump Administration ‘Taking a Look’ at Regulating Google

August 29, 2018 by

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By Ashley Rae Goldenberg ~  The Trump administration is potentially considering taking action against Google for reportedly censoring conservatives, following a tweet by President Trump that accused Google of rigging its results against conservatives. On Tuesday morning, Trump tweeted that Google may be engaging in an “illegal” practice by how it ranks search results. Trump said: Google […]

The Demo Degradation of American Patriotism

August 23, 2018 by

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The greatest threat to the First Amendment and freedom of the press is the Leftmedia. By Mark Alexander ~  “Patriotism is as much a virtue as justice, and is as necessary for the support of societies as natural affection is for the support of families.” —Benjamin Rush (1773) In a non-contextual defense of the mass media, […]

Negotiations With Iran Blow Past Another Deadline + More – Negotiations With Iran Blow Past Another Deadline

July 8, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “History affords us many instances of the ruin of states, by the prosecution of measures ill suited to the temper and genius of their people.” —Benjamin Franklin, Emblematical Representations, 1774 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Negotiations With Iran Blow Past Another Deadline Another day, another deadline. For the fourth time since April, […]

Judge Halts DC’s Rule Requiring Justification for 2A Rights + More – Daily Digest

May 20, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Men, to act with vigor and effect, must have time to mature measures, and judgment and experience, as to the best method of applying them. They must not be hurried on to their conclusions by the passions, or the fears of the multitude. They must deliberate, as well as resolve.” […]

Just Who’s Opposed to Indiana’s Law? + More – Daily Digest

March 31, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God.” –Patrick Henry, Speech to the Virginia Convention, 1775 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Conn. Governor Lashes Out at Indiana’s Religious Freedom Law In response to Indiana’s new Religious […]

Ferguson Man Busted for Shooting Two Cops + More – Daily Digest

March 16, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[I]t is a maxim, founded upon the universal experience of mankind, that no nation is to be trusted farther than it is bound by its interest; and no prudent statesman or politician will venture to depart from it.” –George Washington, Letter to Henry Laurens, 1778 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Ferguson […]

The CDC Is Like Any Other Bureaucracy + More – Daily Digest

October 17, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “A council to a magistrate, who is himself responsible for what he does, are generally nothing better than a clog upon his good intentions, are often the instruments and accomplices of his bad, and are almost always a cloak to his faults.” –Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 70, 1788 TOP 5 […]

Saddam’s Iraq Had Old Chemical Weapons, U.S. Troops Exposed + More – Daily Digest

October 15, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Bigotry is the disease of ignorance, of morbid minds; enthusiasm of the free and buoyant. Education and free discussion are the antidotes of both.” –Thomas Jefferson, letter to John Adams, 1816 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Saddam’s Iraq Had Old Chemical Weapons, U.S. Troops Exposed Saddam Hussein’s Iraq did have chemical […]

‘Why Should Anyone Watch’ Obama’s Speech? + More – Daily Digest

September 10, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “When divorces can be summoned to the aid of levity, of vanity, or of avarice, a state of marriage frequently becomes a state of war or strategem.” –James Wilson, Lectures on Law, 1791 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS ‘Why Should Anyone Watch’ Obama’s Speech? Tonight, Barack Obama will address the nation […]

‘Care for Your Own Citizens’ + More – Daily Digest

June 4, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.” –John Adams, Notes for an oration at Braintree, 1772 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS ‘Care for Your Own Citizens’ Hillary Clinton weighed in […]

Benghazi Games Approach + More – Daily Digest

May 6, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The virtues of men are of more consequence to society than their abilities; and for this reason, the heart should be cultivated with more assiduity than the head.” –Noah Webster, On the Education of Youth in America, 1788 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Benghazi Games Approach Now that House Speaker John […]

You Might Be a Conservative If… And Especially If…

April 9, 2014 by

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By Mark Alexander~ “Our conflict is not likely to cease so soon as every good man would wish. The measure of iniquity is not yet filled; and unless we can return a little more to first principles, and act a little more upon patriotic ground, I do not know when it will…” –George Washington (1779) […]