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What’s Wrong with the Left? And the Right?

What’s Wrong with the Left? And the Right?

By Michael Greer If it weren’t so serious it would be laughable to listen to the tortured arguments from the Left that we are fighting “extremists” not “Islamic Extremists”. Martha McCallum, asked State Department spokesperson, Marie Harf (the fact that she is a State Department spokesperson is laughable on its own) why “Islamic Extremism” was […]

California-school mind control: grades for “Gratitude”

California-school mind control: grades for “Gratitude”

      By Jon Rappoport The Sacramento Bee has the story. 1/27/15, “Grit and gratitude join reading, writing and arithmetic on report cards,” by Loretta Kalb: “Across the state, report cards are undergoing a sea change in how students are measured for academic performance. Where teachers once graded students [only] on traditional math or […]

Assisted suicide back from the dead: California’s SB128

Assisted suicide back from the dead: California’s SB128

Physician-assisted suicide has returned to California’s political agenda. After years off the table, the issue gained new life in the wake of Brittany Maynard’s high-profile decision to end her life. Republished with permission by Cal Watchdog.com . Maynard, 29, an assisted-suicide activist living in Oregon, advertised her impending death as a dignified response to the […]

“You’re more likely to be struck by lightning than killed by a police officer”

Column By George Miller  I almost choked on my sashimi when I heard: “You’re more likely to be struck by lightning than killed by a police officer,” while lunching at the Anaba restaurant in Oxnard at the time (the food is great). The statement sounded like another Internet legend. But it was coming from Sgt. Chris Williams of the Oxnard, […]

Lobbying Intensifies As Congress Considers Gas Tax Hike

Lobbying Intensifies As Congress Considers Gas Tax Hike

Opposing interest group coalitions are taking sides on a proposal to fund transportation projects by increasing the federal gas tax.

Preaching of Teaching? The Scandal of Islamic Indoctrination in Our Public Schools

Preaching of Teaching? The Scandal of Islamic Indoctrination in Our Public Schools

By Michael Greer The Luxe Hotel on Sunset Boulevard was the location for the latest American Freedom Alliance Lecture and Conference Series. Over the last few years parents across the country have become more and more concerned about the way Islam is being taught to their children. The Manhattan Beach Middle School received national attention […]

Smart Border Fence: Innovations and Developments

Smart Border Fence: Innovations and Developments

New sensing technologies provide smart fences with the capability to locate intrusion with accuracy of few meters.

Forget Coal, UK Worried SHEEP FARTS Will Kill Us All

Forget Coal, UK Worried SHEEP FARTS Will Kill Us All

Politically Incorrect Zone: The Political Elite and Us Common Folk

Politically Incorrect Zone: The Political Elite and Us Common Folk

Most congressional Democrats support strong gun control. Nothing new there, right? But one congressman in California is now sponsoring a bill to ban private citizens from owning body armor! Congressman Mike Honda’s “anti-crime” package includes two anti-gun measures, along with the body armor ban (H.R. 378). While there is no official text yet available for […]

When did Robin Hood replace Uncle Sam as our national icon?

When did Robin Hood replace Uncle Sam as our national icon?

By Phil Erwin My title refers to an analogous reference to the penchant of Democrats in general, and our current President in particular, to think that Robin Hood’s semi-mythical approach to solving economic problems – that is, robbing from the rich to give to the poor (a process now re-branded by Democrats as “wealth redistribution,” […]