Major Dem Donor Arrested for Sexual Abuse of Teen Boy

21 Nov 2014, 9:14 am

Terrence Patrick Bean, a prominent gay rights activist and donor to the Democratic party, was arrested on Wednesday for allegations of sexual abuse of a 15-year-old boy, according to The Oregonian.

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German anti-Semitism grew sharply in the months following the Gaza conflict, Israel Hayom reports.

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Israeli authorities seized on Thursday a weapons shipment bound for east Jerusalem, Israel Hayom reports.

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The American Spectator

Immigration and the Future

The world is ending. Okay, it's not even close to ending, but if you can't be hyperbolic on days like this, and suggest that a single man can bring about the apocalypse with a seventeen minute speech that people probably confused with a cold open to the Latin Grammys, what good is being a conservat

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It’s no secret that liberals adore Pope Francis. The more secular the “progressive,” the greater the reverence for the new man in the Vatican. Liberals—which includes liberal Catholics and Protestants as well as secularists—see the pontiff as the long-awaited liberator
It is an axiom of long standing that Jewish blood is cheap. The moral equivalence displayed by President Obama in the wake of a brutal massacre of Jews in prayer — “Too many Jews have died; too many Palestinians have died” — is despicable but not surprising. What possible di
Perhaps President Obama envisions that the Internet is operated by Ernestine, the condescending telephone operator played by Lily Tomlin on Laugh-In. Otherwise, it is difficult to justify why he would want to hobble the 21st century broadband industry with regulations designed in the early 20th cen

The Federalist

Sorry, President Obama: Scripture Doesn’t Support Amnesty

Where’s the separation-of-church-and-state crowd when you need them? AWOL on amnesty.

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The Department of Justice/OLC legal memo justifying Obama's executive order power grab is fascinating. Here are 4 things you should know about it.
Obama is building a system in which everything depends on executive power.
All legislative powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States – unless the President says it's important

The Washington Free Beacon

Kerry’s Criticism of Palestinian Terror Scrubbed From New York Times

The New York Times edited out all mentions of a statement made by secretary of state John Kerry that condemned Palestinian leaders for calling “days of rage” against Israel, and called the synagogue attack "an act of pure terror and senseless brutality and murder."

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Harvard law professor Lawrence Lessig is a believer in political transparency, but according to a legal complaint filed on Thursday, his Super PAC routinely flaunts campaign finance disclosure laws.
Terrence Patrick Bean, a prominent gay rights activist and donor to the Democratic party, was arrested on Wednesday for allegations of sexual abuse of a 15-year-old boy, according to The Oregonian.
German anti-Semitism grew sharply in the months following the Gaza conflict, Israel Hayom reports.

Big Government

Brooke Shields' Grandfather Paid to Abort Her

When Brooke Shields’ mother was pregnant with her, her father’s father tried to persuade her to have an abortion, Shields reveals in a new book. Her grandfather “discreetly slid her an envelope and asked her to take care of the ‘situation.’” Shields made these re

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The people of God can forgive their priests when they have a weakness, or when they slip up, said Pope Francis Friday. “But there are two things that the people of God cannot forgive: a priest attached to money and a priest who mistreats people. That they cannot forgive!” he said. The
An emergency report by School inspectors Ofsted has revealed that some pupils at a school in London do not know the difference between British law and Sharia Law. At Mazahirul Uloom School in Tower Hamlets, they found that the curriculum "focused solely" on Islamic themes. It comes only days after
On November 14 The Washington Post ran a story on Stanford law professor John Donohue's claim that "educated judgments" show concealed carry laws are associated with higher crime rates.  These "educated judgments"--i.e., educated guesses--come from a law professor who previously said "restric

American Thinker

Obama's Perfect Storm?

The Perfect Storm being created by the juncture of Ferguson and immigration policy point to a trial run of executive authority backed by lethal force

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The illegals about to get Obama-stamped amnesty could not give a rat's derrière about what it means to be an American.
The one thing separating the rights and safety of citizens within a state from the indignities and transformational edicts of Mr. Obama and his attorney general are the state governors.
One could say that the reaction of the mob in Ferguson is the act of spitting on the tomb of Martin Luther King.

Heritage Foundation

Study: State Governments Are in a $4.7 Trillion Hole

HONOLULU — A new report from State Budget Solutions, a national nonprofit organization focusing on states’ fiscal responsibility, warns it’s time for newly elected state... Read More The post Study: State Governments Are in a $4.7 Trillion Hole appeared first on Daily Signal.

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San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer, the largest donor in the 2014 election cycle, says the way to win the debate on the environmental issues he... Read More The post Tom Steyer, Largest 2014 Donor, Says Americans Worry Big Political Donors Get ‘Special Privileges’ appeared first on Da
Sen. Jeff Sessions will outline his critique of President Obama’s executive action on immigration at a Heritage Foundation event today at 11:30 a.m. The Alabama... Read More The post Obama’s Most Vocal Immigration Critic Speaks Out. You Can Watch It Live Here. appeared first on Daily Si
Tonight, President Obama called for reasonable debate while attacking an army of straw men: those who want to rip children out of the arms of... Read More The post Announcing His Lawless Executive Action on Immigration, Obama Takes Aim at Straw Men appeared first on Daily Signal.

A Tale of Two Substances

Progressives may be going after Big Soda, but, when they finish off that industry, they will set their sights elsewhere. Beware.

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Time and time again, President Obama demonstrates his contempt for the Constitution and for the American people, whose integrity and will must be subordinated to his personal prerogative and hijacked sovereignty.
Recently, I had the privilege to visit the National Cathedral in Washington, DC. Someone asked me, "What were you doing there?" My response: "Worshiping Jesus Christ."
Its beginning to border on the surreal. While Mikey Bloomberg tries to repeal Americas Second Amendment, Russias KGB thug in the Kremlin is embracing expanded gun rights for Russian citizens.

The Corner

Bill Says . . .

This Christmas you simply must get those favored little kiddies in your life these two wholesome books, Volumes 1 and 2 of The National Review Treasury of Classic Bedtime Stories. Combined (the handsome hardcovers total over 700 pages!) they present 20 delightful and clas

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Protesters in Ferguson, Mo., have taken to the streets and chosen not to wait for a grand jury’s decision before clashing with police once again. A grand jury is expected to decide whether to indict police officer Darren Wilson, who is accused of shooting 18-year-old
I have told this story before — probably too many times — but will tell it again, in light of Obama’s imperial behavior. In 2003, I was at a dinner party on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. All liberals, plus me. The Texas sodomy decision had just come down from the Supreme Cour

21 Nov 2014, 7:42 am

The Guardian: Ukip has seized its second seat at Westminster in as many months, defeating the Conservatives by 2,920 votes in the closely fought Rochester and Strood byelection. The insurgent party’s victory amounts to a humiliating defeat for David Cameron. The prime minister promised to

Red State

@RepHalRogers thinks he is Jon Gruber

  In the classic television series, Homicide: Life on the Streets, Detective John Munch -- played by Richard Belzer -- confronts a murder suspect over lying to him. He isn't The post @RepHalRogers thinks he is Jon Gruber appeared first on RedState.

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21 Nov 2014, 3:30 am

I oppose comprehensive immigration reform. I think Congress always fails as comprehensive legislation. But, long time readers know I am squishier on the immigration issue than many RedStaters. There are The post You Are Being Played appeared first on RedState.
The Human Rights Campaign is a gay rights group in Washington heavily connected to the Obama Administration. In the past, the group has labeled the Family Research Council a "hate The post Gay Rights and Sex Crimes: Ironies From the Human Rights Campaign Files appeared first on RedState.
In this, the pilot episode of The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Friends, the regular panel of hosts will tackle a smorgasbord of issues including civil asset forfeiture reform, Obama's The post The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Friends: Immigration, Spotify, and GMOs appeared first on RedState.