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Woke Athlete Released By Russia; Former Marine Whelan Left Behind

December 9, 2022 by

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By Jay Maxson ~ The Biden Administration today got taken to the cleaners in the prisoner swap of Viktor Bout – the world’s most notorious arms dealer in the world — for American basketball player Brittney Griner while a real hero rots in a foreign prison. This morning, Joe Biden said of Griner, “She’s safe. […]

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 […]

Tulsi Gabbard Didn’t Leave Democratic Party. The Party Left Her.

October 12, 2022 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ “I can no longer remain in today’s Democratic Party.” That was the message former Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, a now-former Hawaii Democrat, delivered Tuesday. Her message was clear: The Democratic Party has gone off the deep end of left-wing extremism. In a 30-minute video announcing the launch of her podcast and an […]

Institutional Wokeness Hurts US Status Abroad By Sapping Our Strength Within

September 1, 2022 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ The ideological conformity and revolutionary zeal that’s taking over Western institutions threaten to not only “fundamentally transform” society, they threaten to destroy the bedrock of what made us so successful to begin with. Political scientist Walter Russell Mead recently wrote in The Wall Street Journal that campus wokeness is hurting America’s […]

Aren’t We Better Than Minneapolis Teachers Union’s Racist ‘Fire Whites First’ Policy?

August 18, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ A teachers union in Minneapolis recently struck a deal with the city’s school district that explicitly targets whites for firing. Under the new contract negotiated by the union, Minnesota-based outlet Alpha News reported Sunday, “if excessing a teacher who is a member of a population underrepresented among licensed teachers in the […]

House-Passed ‘Respect For Marriage Act’ Isn’t About Marriage. It’s About Complying With Woke Ideology.

July 21, 2022 by

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By Jared Eckert ~ In an alarmist overreaction to the overturning of Roe v. Wade, congressional liberals this week passed radical legislation mislabeled as the Respect for Marriage Act. Although the bill’s final passage would threaten civil society and fundamental American freedoms, conservatives should see this development for what it really is: a publicity stunt. […]

Starbucks Closures Over Crime Show How Companies Dodge Woke Consequences

July 20, 2022 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Troubled times may be ahead for the marriage between corporate America and the left. Starbucks recently announced that it’s closing over a dozen stores because of crime and safety concerns. “We’ve had to make the difficult decision to close some locations that have a particularly high volume of challenging incidents that […]

Starbucks Forced To Face Reality Of Growing Crime

July 18, 2022 by

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By Thomas Gallatin ~ Leftist social policies have fueled an increase in violent crime, especially in Democrat-run cities. In a bit of a case of “you reap what you sow,” Starbucks recently announced the closure of 16 of its stores in six different cities. Normally, such an announcement would not seem significant given the regularity […]

Here’s How To Hold Woke Capital Accountable

May 27, 2022 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ If one was to create a test to evaluate how corporate America treats freedom of speech and religious liberty, how well do you think they would do? A pair of organizations just released such a test and, perhaps to no one’s surprise, the corporations didn’t do well. If assigned by letter […]

Surprise! Hollywood Awards Finally Recognize Non-Woke ‘Yellowstone’

January 29, 2022 by

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By Elise Erhard ~ Hell — or Hollywood — has frozen over. This year’s Hollywood awards season is finally recognizing one of the most un-woke (and popular) shows on television. For years, Hollywood’s ruling class ignored Paramount Network’s Yellowstone when awards season arrived. The series, starring Kevin Costner, is a high-quality drama about a Montana ranching family protecting […]

Steve Harvey Brutalizes Cancel Culture, Says It Has ‘Killed Comedy’

January 13, 2022 by

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By Gabriel Hays ~ Family Feud host Steve Harvey sees the writing on the wall. In a recent interview, The Steve Harvey Show star recently claimed that cancel culture has “killed comedy.” Harvey’s comments against cancel culture – that pernicious cultural phenomenon that seeks to silence those who express an opinion contrary to leftist values – […]

Woke Joke

January 8, 2022 by

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I was just wondering. Is wokeness just an American thing?

Scientists Take A Stand Against ‘Woke Math’

December 11, 2021 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Saying two plus two equals four may now be problematic. One of the key aspects of the left-wing cultural revolution that’s taken over America’s most powerful institutions is how it injects its politics and ideology into literally everything. That includes science, and now math. Many states and school districts are embracing […]

Daily Beast: Anonymous Politico Reporters Lament Young In-House ‘Woke Police’

December 1, 2021 by

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By Tim Graham ~ In a bit of a surprise, the fiercely liberal Daily Beast published an article on the internal goings-on at Politico, especially the part about a “woke police” on staff – like we’ve seen at The New York Times and other Old Media outlets. Zachary Petrizzo and Lachlan Cartwright rounded up the […]

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 […]

By Relocating ‘Racist’ Rock, University Fancies Itself A Social Justice Warrior

August 11, 2021 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ It’s not just racist birds. Now woke activists are triggered by racist rocks. The University of Wisconsin-Madison moved a 75-ton boulder Friday that had been placed on campus a century ago to honor geologist and educator Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, the school’s president from 1887 to 1892. The university relocated Chamberlin Rock, […]

Hitler, Mao Still OK, But eBay Censors Six ‘Offensive’ Seuss Books

June 7, 2021 by

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By Autumn Johnson ~ Retail giant eBay is censoring the resale of six Dr. Seuss books deemed “offensive” after the publisher announced the books will no longer be published. Random House Books for Young Readers pulled “And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street,” “If I Ran the Zoo,” “McElligot’s Pool,” “On Beyond […]

7 Ways To Survive Cancel Culture

June 3, 2021 by

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By Kay C. James (President of The Heritage Foundation) ~ As a black conservative for more than 40 years, I’m an expert on being canceled. I was canceled by the political left long before cancel culture was all the rage. If there’s one thing liberals and leftists dislike more than a conservative, it’s a black […]

Waking Up “Woke” Corporations

May 27, 2021 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ American corporations are surrendering en masse to left-wing and Green ideologues.  They think they can maximize profit through appeasement. CFACT is pushing back hard against this disturbing trend by engaging corporations directly in the boardroom, at shareholder meetings, and by educating shareholders and customers directly. CFACT attended ConocoPhillips recent shareholder meeting, […]

Biden Administration Appeals To Woke, Shuts Down Garden Of American Heroes Project

May 18, 2021 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Can Americans find no shared history or heroes to celebrate now? On Friday, the Biden administration very quietly canceled the Garden of American Heroes project that President Donald Trump created via executive order on Jan. 18. Trump first announced the project in a Fourth of July speech at Mount Rushmore. Among […]

Internal Documents Reveal Disney Striving For Insane Wokeness

May 10, 2021 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ Disney is supposed to create happiness but according to leaked internal documents, what that corporation now seems to be striving for is an insane level of very angry wokeness that is quite disturbing. Fortunately internal documents from the Disney corporation were leaked to Christopher Rufo of the City Journal which he revealed […]

Sharon Stone BRUTALIZES ‘Cancel Culture: ‘Stupidest Thing I’ve Ever Seen’

March 27, 2021 by

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By Gabriel Hays ~ Hollywood legend Sharon Stone appears to have one Basic Instinct about “cancel culture” and it’s that the phenomenon is one of the “stupidest things” she has “ever seen.” Man, who knew there was any sense left in Hollywood? In an interview on SiriusXM radio show Just Jenny, the 63-year old actress […]

‘So Soviet’! Bill Maher Decries The Woke Blacklist, Mocks Mumford And Sons Scandal

March 22, 2021 by

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By Tim Graham ~ On Friday night, HBO Real Time host Bill Maher went after the growing “woke” culture, citing how Turner Classic Movies is now posting content warnings on classic films, including Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Psycho, Gone With the Wind, My Fair Lady, and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. “I swear to God, I don’t want […]

House Duo Target 3 Books Of ‘Poison’ On Navy’s Reading List For Sailors

March 17, 2021 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Two members of Congress are asking the Navy to pull three books promoting identity politics and wokeness from its official reading list. The books teach young sailors that they’re being asked to fight and possibly die for “a systemically racist country,” the lawmakers say. The books—“How to Be an Antiracist” by […]