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In the wake of violent riots and attacks against Jews in France by critics of Israel’s defensive operation in Gaza, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls condemned the assaults and warned of the connection between anti-Semitism and the anti-Zionist movement in Europe.

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Conservative talk radio host Mark Levin’s legal foundation is asking a federal judge to sanction the Environmental Protection Agency for destroying public records.

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The American Spectator

Planned Parenthood Tells Young Girl to Experiment With Getting 'Spanked, Whipped, or Hit'

Whenever conservatives talk about defunding Planned Parenthood, the left points out that the women's "health" business also provides a number of important services other than abortions. Pro-life group Live Action recently released a video that showed a Planned Parenthood employee providing one of t

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24 Jul 2014, 8:27 am

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The news has been filled with their stories—children just seven or nine or eleven years old, on their own, faced with the impossible, braving death under a hot sun, with nothing but their wits to tell them when to roll down the window. You thought I was talking about the child migrants? No, I
Former Chief of Staff for the congressional Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT), Edward Kleinbard, writing in the Wall Street Journal, argues that “tax inversions must be stopped now.” Kleinbard may understand taxes but like so many on the left has a weak grasp on economics and on the pro

The Federalist

Are Climate ‘Denialists’ The Most Educated People In The World?

Since we’re unsheathing superficial charts and cobbling together preposterous theories, I have a question.

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Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully may be a celebrity, but it seems he has always wanted to be a part of us.
Cult group uses "baptism" water ceremony to indoctrinate children
We need less of the bear prowling around with donors and props and more of the bear listening to the concerns of Americans who are disappointed with him.

The Washington Free Beacon

French Prime Minister Warns of Connection Between Anti-Semitism and Anti-Zionist Movement

In the wake of violent riots and attacks against Jews in France by critics of Israel’s defensive operation in Gaza, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls condemned the assaults and warned of the connection between anti-Semitism and the anti-Zionist movement in Europe.

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Conservative talk radio host Mark Levin’s legal foundation is asking a federal judge to sanction the Environmental Protection Agency for destroying public records.
ASPEN, Colo.—Al Qaeda, nation states, and criminals are preparing for major cyber attacks against U.S. infrastructure that could be comparable to the devastating September 11 attacks on New York and Washington, a senior Justice Department official said on Thursday. “We’re in a pre

Big Government

Honduran President: America's 'Lack of Clarity' on Immigration Laws Luring Migrants

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández said the mixed messages from the Obama administration on the country's immigration laws have contributed to thousands of his citizens believing that amnesty awaits them across the U.S.-Mexico border.  In an interview with Time before Obama

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President Bill Clinton says he didn't inhale. Snoop Dogg says he rarely stops. The rapper is in the news again, but not for dropping any new music. He joined Jimmy Kimmel for a goofy Q&A, and during their exchange Snoop told a story about his behavior in a White House lavatory. Suffice to say
A new poll released by the Public Policy Institute of California shows Gov. Jerry Brown with a huge 19% advantage over GOP challenger Neel Kashkari in the 2012 gubernatorial race. The poll shows 52% of likely voters favor Brown in the November election, while 33% support Kashkari.  The partis
The continued spread of the jihadist terror group Islamic State has caused the United States to increase its supporting role with the Iraqi government in monitoring and combatting the group. According to the State Department, the U.S. is manning over 50 surveillance drone flights a day over the Ir

American Thinker

We Sent Back Elian

No compunction about expelling a child back to horrible conditions in the case of Elian Gonzales.

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Imagine if Afghanistan weren’t in Afghanistan. Imagine if it was on your front porch.
Are American businesses supposed to lie down and play dead while the Obama administration strips them of their profits, places them at a disadvantage to foreign competitors, and drives them into bankruptcy?


24 Jul 2014, 12:00 am

The term "refugee" has a specific definition.  It does not apply to the sometimes 24-year-old, sometimes accompanied "unaccompanied minors" at our southern border.

Heritage Foundation

Christian Mom Sentenced to Death in Sudan Arrives in Italy, Meets Pope Francis

After spending several harrowing months in Sudan, Meriam Ibrahim Ishag, the mother of two who was sentenced to death for refusing to renounce her Christian... Read More The post Christian Mom Sentenced to Death in Sudan Arrives in Italy, Meets Pope Francis appeared first on Daily Signal.

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In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon B. Johnson’s War on Poverty, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., unveiled a new plan today designed to... Read More The post Paul Ryan Unveils Plan to Fight Poverty, Increase Upward Mobility appeared first on Daily Signal.
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, who voted against reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank in 1992 while serving in Congress, said lawmakers should let the bank’s charter... Read More The post Newt Gingrich Speaks Out Against the Reauthorization of Ex-Im Bank appeared first on Daily
President Obama will deliver a speech today railing against corporate inversions. That is the process whereby a U.S. business merges with a foreign business and... Read More The post Businesses Don’t Leave the U.S. Because of Lack of Patriotism appeared first on Daily Signal.

Townhall.com

Does the Obama Admin Stand with Israel or the Terrorists?

The Obama Administration’s air embargo of Israel has ended.

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Kerry wants Israelis to stop trying to root out those who have sent more than 9,000 rockets into Israel. Canada’s National Post recently reported that the UNWRA—the world body’s refugee agency—closed down a school it was operating in Gaza after a cache of HAMAS rockets was di


24 Jul 2014, 10:40 am

During the Senate hearings into what had already become known as "Watergate," the leading Republican on the panel, Sen. Howard Baker of Tennessee asked of witnesses "What did the President know and when did he know it?"


23 Jul 2014, 11:01 pm

I long for the sounds of summer I knew as a kid.

The Corner

The Ryan Mobility Agenda

This morning, Paul Ryan offered up a series of significant reforms to federal anti-poverty programs.  He proposed, for instance, to allow states to consolidate their different forms of federal anti-poverty funding (for food stamps, cash welfare, housing assistance, and more) into a singl

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Apparently only conservatives and others on the right can be obstructionists, according to Roget’s Thesaurus. A search for synonyms of “obstructionist” on Thesaurus.com, which cites Roget’s, reveals that the source considers several words related to conservative and right-l
The Washington Post reports that the Israeli military has revived a policy of demolishing the family homes of West Bank Palestinians who have committed acts of terrorism. I think this is wrong, even repugnant. Since its target is the entire family of such individuals, it amounts to a kind of proxy
Kathryn, I was struck by the definition of “chastity” from the Catholic catechism that you gave: “successful integration of sexuality within the person and thus the inner unity of man in his bodily and spiritual being.” I think lots of people in same-sex relationships would

Red State

The case against an Unconditional Basic Income

An object that is at rest will stay at rest unless an external force acts upon it. –Sir Isaac Newton Many moons ago with I was a mid-grade infantry captain in the US Army I was selected for an assignment as an investigator with the Department of the Army Inspector General’s office at th

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A divided panel of the DC Circuit this morning handed down its long-awaited decision in Halbig v Burwell, holding 2-1 that Obamacare does not provide subsidies for purchases of insurance on the federal Healthcare.gov exchange, and that the individual mandate does not apply in states that have not e
Airfare is getting more expensive. The Transportation Security Administration is raising security fees. Fox News has a report on it. But in the interests of intellectual honesty, we here on a Republican site and I, a formerly elected Republican official, do need to point out that the American publi
On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Aaron Blake to discuss the opening salvos fired in the 2016 GOP primary, Rick Perry's makeover and who the GOP dark horse may be. The post Rick Perry vs. Rand Paul and the Start of the 2016 GOP Primary appeared first on RedState.
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