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Senate Democrats’ Letters Show FDA Knew About Baby Formula Issues, But Did Nothing

May 20, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ As the nation grapples with a shortage of infant formula, a pair of letters from three Democratic senators indicate that they were aware of the bacterial infections connected to the Abbott Laboratories formula plant in Sturgis, Michigan, as far back as February. Yet the three senators, along with the Food and Drug Administration, apparently did nothing […]

Sorry, Leftists, Medieval England Wasn’t Black

May 13, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ “Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past.” While it’s almost become cliché at this point to refer to the radical left’s antics using the language of George Orwell’s “1984,” the left’s ongoing assault against honest and accurate history makes Orwell’s tale look quaint in […]

Pennsylvania College Reins In Free Speech After Hillsdale Professor’s Talk Leaves Left Grumbling

May 2, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, has given us yet another disturbing example of modern American colleges’ disdain for free speech. David Azerrad, a professor at Hillsdale College’s D.C. campus, gave a lecture at Saint Vincent on April 8, “Black Privilege and Racial Hysteria in Contemporary America,” and the speech rubbed Gary Quinlivan the wrong way. […]

Leftists Try To Shame Chris Pratt For His Faith. Here’s Why They Won’t Win.

April 29, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ “Guardians of the Galaxy” hero Chris Pratt is facing off against his toughest foe yet: the woke mob. The actor recently came under fire for being openly Christian, for which the world of woke Hollywood puts him on the same level as Marvel Studios’ big baddie Thanos. Last week, members of […]

Fact-Checking Biden’s First State Of The Union Address

March 2, 2022 by

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By Fred Lucas and Jarrett Stepman and Douglas Blair and Virginia Allen ~ In his first official State of the Union speech, President Joe Biden on Tuesday night addressed the Russian invasion of Ukraine, rising inflation at home, an ongoing border crisis, plummeting approval numbers and a fading pandemic. Biden, who also spoke to a joint […]

GoFundMe’s Sordid History Of Censorship Of Conservative Causes

February 10, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ The popular crowdfunding site GoFundMe has taken down yet another conservative donation campaign. As donations for the “Freedom Convoy” trucker protest in Ottawa, Ontario, reached $10 million on Feb. 4, GoFundMe pulled the plug on it and took the page down, alleging violence and unlawful activity as an excuse. To add […]

COVID-19 Madness Resurges Worldwide With Draconian Measures

December 23, 2021 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Pandemic panic has engulfed much of the planet. As a new variant of coronavirus grips the world in fear, lawmakers in many countries seem all too eager to respond once again with the imposition of outsized, draconian measures in their attempt to stop the spread. In the apt words of fantasy […]

American Wokeness Threatens To Infect Europe

September 25, 2021 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ There’s a sickness emanating from America that seeks to contaminate all of Western civilization. In the words of French President Emmanuel Macron, “Certain social science theories entirely imported from the United States” are responsible for fomenting a wave of sentiments critical of the French Republic. It’s beyond dispute that many of […]

Canada Shows What Marxists Could Do To America

July 23, 2021 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Imagine if President Joe Biden said he would cancel the Fourth of July to give the United States time to reflect on the sins of its past. There would be no fireworks and no festivities, just a solemn order to self-flagellate. If you happen to be from Canada, this is not a hypothetical scenario. It’s reality. In a statement on July 1, Canada Day, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said, “We […]

What Florida’s New Tech Law Means For Conservatives Online

June 9, 2021 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis recently signed a bill on targeting social media platforms, such as Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter, for their repeated and aggressive suppression of conservative speech. The legislation would fine social media companies if they deplatform candidates for state office during election season, as well as make it easier for private citizens to sue tech giants. DeSantis has […]

How Google Is Attempting To ‘Newspeak’ The English Language

June 5, 2021 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ In a social engineering move that seems straight out of the pages of George Orwell, Google recently introduced an update to its Google Docs platform that encourages users to use more “inclusive” language. Inclusive language advocates argue that words like “he” and “she” are transphobic, or that phrases like “blind date” […]

‘Equity’ Policy Results In Firing Of 2 Veteran Educators For Refusing To Do ‘Wakanda Salute

March 5, 2021 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Two veteran educators from the Bronx were fired recently for the simple act of refusing to do the “Wakanda salute,” a gesture from the popular superhero movie “Black Panther.” The gesture of Marvel Comics’ fictional African nation of Wakanda has been co-opted as a symbol of black power, like the raised […]

Lucasfilm’s Decision To Fire Gina Carano Is Galactic Hypocrisy

February 12, 2021 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Disney’s Lucasfilm announced it is parting ways with “The Mandalorian” star Gina Carano Wednesday after the actress posted a story on her Instagram comparing the current tense political climate to Nazi Germany. The story has since expired and is no longer viewable. The actress posted: Jews were beaten in the streets, […]

Cartoons Are The Left’s New Weapon To Target Your Kids

December 23, 2020 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ It’s an open secret that the left dominates the media landscape. It’s impossible to go a day without some actor in the Hollywood Hills tweeting how conservatives are ruining the country, or a journalist penning a story on why all we need is more government. In the past, these attacks were […]

I’m A Former Teacher. Here’s How Your Children Are Getting Indoctrinated By Leftist Ideology.

August 17, 2020 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Your children are being indoctrinated. The education system designed to teach them how to think critically has been weaponized by the radical left to push an anti-American agenda. As someone who has worked in education for four years, I have seen firsthand how your children are being ensnared by the left […]

French Protesters Didn’t Want Macron’s Gas Tax. They Should Reject His Climate Agenda.

November 27, 2019 by

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By Nicolas Loris and Douglas Blair ~ A year ago this month, the “yellow vest” protests began in France. More than 300,000 men and women took to the streets of Paris, Lyon, and Toulouse dressed in bright yellow safety vests. They marched largely in opposition to a proposed fuel tax, arguing that gas prices in France […]