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Sports Figures Backing Trump Leaves USA Today’s Brennan In Full Meltdown Mode

November 1, 2020 by

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By Jay Maxson ~ President Donald Trump is gaining support from MMA fighters and legendary sports figures, causing consternation for USA Today, which was none too pleased about this development. Jack Nicklaus and Brett Favre made headlines this week for lending their support to the president, golfer Bryson DeChambeau is a Trumper and Politico featured […]

The Unchanging Principles Of Conservatism Defined

August 23, 2019 by

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By Kay Coles James (President of The Heritage Foundation) ~ At The Heritage Foundation, we’re always thinking about ways to talk to new and nontraditional audiences about how conservative principles can create the greatest freedom, opportunity, prosperity, and civil society for the American people. We realize that for these ideas to take hold, we have […]

Observations From An Indignant Millennial

June 20, 2019 by

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By Mark Alexander ~ “I had always hoped that the younger generation receiving their early impressions after the flame of liberty had been kindled in every breast … would have sympathized with oppression wherever found, and proved their love of liberty beyond their own share of it.” —Thomas Jefferson (1814) Having read my recent column, […]

Australian Politics – Left Trashes The Liberal Party, Right Gets Blamed

November 28, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, of the Liberal Left, lost 14 seats at the Federal Election. He called a needless by-election for his seat and ensured the Liberals lost it. MPs, of the Liberal Left, blocked the leadership challenge of conservative Peter Dutton and installed Scott Morrison instead. Kelly O’Dwyer, Julia […]

Australian Politics – Victorian Election Result – Liberal Party Left Blame The Right For Liberal Party Left Defeat

November 26, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The Liberal Party Left makes no sense in exploiting the Victorian debacle. Senate president Scott Ryan says this was “primarily a state campaign” and the state Liberals were in the “strong Liberal tradition” of Jeff Kennett – socially “liberal in their outlook”. I think Victoria is historically a liberal state… A […]

The 3 Big Differences Between Conservatives And Progressives

November 3, 2018 by

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By Genevieve Wood ~ What’s the difference between a conservative and a progressive? Here are three examples. No. 1: Conservatives and progressives have different views about individuals and communities. Conservatives ask: “What can I do for myself, my family, my community, and my fellow citizens?” Progressives ask: “What is unfair?” “What am I owed?” “What […]

The Real Indian For President

October 20, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Outgoing US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley is the real deal. Even better, she’s a real Indian, unlike 1/1024th Indian Elizabeth Warren: Outgoing U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley brought laughter to the annual Al Smith Dinner in New York City on Thursday when she riffed on Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Haley was […]

The High Cost of Waiting to Drain the Swamp

July 3, 2017 by

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By Edwin J. Feulner, Ph.D. Founder of The Heritage Foundation ~ Congress’ Inaction on Trump’s Agenda Costs America Nearly 1,000 Jobs Per Day “Drain the swamp!” It was the battle cry of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Many Republican members of Congress echoed that call as well, riding it to victory — and control of both […]

CPAC To Focus Its Message On ‘We The People’

February 23, 2017 by

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By Morgan Walker ~ This week, thousands of conservatives will travel to the nation’s capital for the 43rd annual Conservative Political Action Conference. The four-day conference, hosted by the American Conservative Union, will be centered around the first three words of the U.S. Constitution, with the theme being “We the People: Reclaiming America’s Promise.” “We […]

Conservative Politics Australia – Less Will Give Us More

August 24, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ One of the great frustrations of many conservatives is that few Liberal Party MPs seem to have the conviction, the courage or the talent to argue fluently for liberal or conservative principles. (The Liberal Party is the major political party on the Conservative side of politics in Australia) I suspect Maurice […]

Blogger Charles Pierce: Trump ‘One Of The Purest Products’ Of America’s ‘Loud…Stupid’ Reagan Era

August 14, 2015 by

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By Tom Johnson ~ There’s going to be a Top Gun sequel, Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous is coming back, and Bloom County has already returned. Still, suggests Esquire blogger Charles Pierce, when it comes to things that have the 1980s written all over them, these days Donald Trump is the king of the […]

Conservatives Versus ‘The Real World’

August 12, 2015 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ As she runs to hold on to her base against an openly declared socialist in the Democratic primaries, Hillary Clinton is declaring she intends to go even further than President Obama and his radical executive amnesty efforts. She continues to defend Planned Parenthood even after those horrific videos […]

The Sea Otters And The Case For Conservative Optimism

August 10, 2015 by

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By Daniel Hannan ~ I was in Alaska last week with several hundred clever and patriotic National Review readers. It’s a wonderful place, Alaska. We saw whales and bears and bald eagles and sea otters; and I couldn’t help noticing that, despite the mandatory pessimism of the environmental movement, all these species are becoming more […]

Terrifying The Republican Establishment

March 27, 2015 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Would you vote for a man who openly says he would repeal ObamaCare? Would you vote for a man who openly says he favors a fair tax and wants to abolish the Internal Revenue Service? Would you vote for a man who opposes Obama’s efforts to offer illegal aliens amnesty and promises […]

President Christie?

February 11, 2015 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ I was born, raised and have lived in New Jersey most of my life. That does not, however, make me an expert on Chris Christie, our Governor and currently one of the contenders for the Republican nomination to run for President in 2016. His major claim to fame is that he […]

McConnell: Obama ‘Not Going To Like’ Republican Congress’ Agenda

January 6, 2015 by

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By Josh Siegel ~ Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell today laid out the priorities for the new Republican-controlled Congress, promising to challenge President Obama with bills “he’s not going to like.” In an interview on CNN’s “State of the Union,” McConnell, R-Ky., said he would advance Republican priorities such as approving the Keystone XL […]

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop Denounced On ABC For Wanting To Be Judged As An Individual

November 10, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Background: Julie Bishop is Australia’s current Foreign Minister in the Government led by Prime Minister Tony Abbott. She is also the Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party of Australia, (Australia’s largest Conservative political party), a position she has held now for almost 8 years. Since taking over the position of Foreign […]

Passionate About Conservatism

October 28, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ We conservatives tend to be rather low key when it comes to expressing our commitment to conservative values. We are all about the Constitution, small government, a strong military, and fiscal prudence, but these are not things that are easy to talk about in a passionate way, no matter how strongly […]

A Remarkable 37th President

August 8, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Forty years ago, on August 9, 1974, Richard Nixon resigned the office of President; the first and only President to do so. I was just into my thirties in 1968, the year Richard Nixon was elected the 37th President of the United States. What I recall most of that year was […]

America Is A One Party State

June 27, 2014 by

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By Lawrence Sellin Ph.D. ~ The Republican Party is nothing more than the servile junior partner of an entrenched bipartisan political establishment in Washington DC that does everything in its power to extinguish representative government and thwart the will of the American people. In the Mississippi Republican primary run-off, Senator-For-Life, 76-year-old Thad Cochran was declared […]

In Today’s America, ‘Mainstream’ Means Left

June 23, 2014 by

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By Star Parker ~ Mainstream means shrugging your shoulders at $17 trillion in federal debt, $4 trillion in federal spending, and a tax code of over 73,000 pages. Just when Tea Party obituaries were being sounded around the country, Washington fixture of 42 years, Mississippi Senator Thad Cochran, loses to upstart Tea Party candidate Chris […]

Obama Is Behind Our Troops  Humor

June 2, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ Tools Strength? Scandal Liberals Liberal Tolerance Just Your Average Liberal The Difference Between Liberals and Conservatives Democrats Socialism Explained You Should Pay Morpheus The Joint Chief I Don’t Win Wars Obama’s Mnemonic Device Amnesty Competence Troop Withdrawal Rules Social Media Read more excellent articles at The Patriot Post

It’s Hard Being A Black Conservative

April 23, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ “We’re not being governed. We’re being ruled by incompetence.” It is refreshing to read a book that reflects one’s own views and “Guardian of the Republic” by Allen West, a former Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army for over twenty years and a former, one-term congressman from Florida, who is perhaps […]

Straw Votes And Real Votes

March 11, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) is over after three days of speakers and seminars. It drew a huge crowd of mostly younger voters, many drawn from the Young Republicans for Freedom who, in 1973, teamed with the American Conservative Union for the first conference. Over the years roughly half of […]