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Prop. 13 Protects Against the Yo-Yo Effect

Prop. 13 Protects Against the Yo-Yo Effect

Viewpoint By Jon Coupal . Even for those who aren’t in the market, it’s hard to ignore all the news about rising home prices. According to the California Association of Realtors, median home prices are up nearly 30 percent over just the last year. California has not seen this big of a one year increase […]

Ventura Overpass Obama Protest

Ventura Overpass Obama Protest

9-8-13   CitizensJournal covered this 9-7-13 event sponsored by Ventura County Tea Party organizations. It took place on a pedestrian overpass from Ash St. to the Ventura Pier. Participants object to what they say are dozens of impeachable offenses committed by Barack Obama, such as threatened illegal attack on Syria, illegal war on Libya, handling of Benghazi […]

Pros and Cons of Constitutional Conventions

Pros and Cons of Constitutional Conventions

Viewpoint By Bob & Christina Powers Mounting frustrations with the size and scope of the United States federal government have ebbed and flowed over the years with calls for a Constitutional Convention, touted as the solution for controlling an leviathan government.  Mark Levin’s current book, The Liberty Amendments: Restoring the American Republic, promises a “quick […]

An attack on Syria now will be a war crime

An attack on Syria now will be a war crime

Viewpoint By Thomas Scott Nelson September 6, 2013 . An attack on Syria now will be a war crime. It will be a war crime for all involved. It will be a war crime for those that encourage and propagandize, enable and order, and for those that carry out those orders. It will be a war […]

Stopping Local Governments from Electioneering

Stopping Local Governments from Electioneering

By John Coupal In the weeks before the 1996 election, we noticed in the official Secretary of State campaign finance reports that the League had contributed $50,000 to oppose Prop 218. This was odd as government entities are strictly prohibited from using public resources for political advocacy and the League receives most of its revenue […]

Watch Out – That Toad Has Rights

Watch Out – That Toad Has Rights

by Debra Tash The U.S. Wildlife Service will attend two community forums hosted by Congressman LaMalfa regarding the proposed critical habitat for the Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frog, the northern distinct population of the mountain yellow-legged frog and the Yosemite toad (pictured-left). This proposal will affect 1.7 million acres of federal lands, 1.2 of non-federal lands […]

A message from Next News Network, our TV news partner

A message from Next News Network, our TV news partner

Viewpoint Recently, NextNews Network, our partner in delivering your news from an unbiased and clear perspective, sent out a message explaining how they started and why.  They share many of the values that we do, giving our readership honest reporting without agenda (editorials are another story). From Gary Franchi, Executive Producer, Next News Network:  “It’s been […]

50th anniversary of MLK “I Have a Dream” speech

50th anniversary of MLK “I Have a Dream” speech

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How modern Liberals view Economic Justice

How modern Liberals view Economic Justice

By Jim Sullivan The term “liberal” has a four centuries long history from the Enlightenment through today, and involves philosophies ranging from “classical liberalism,” which would be considered conservative by today’s standards, to “modern liberalism” based on the ideas and policies of Franklin D. Roosevelt.  Since we live in the modern age, we use the […]

U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman Townhall- August 25, 2013

U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman Townhall- August 25, 2013

Viewpoint By Michael Greer What exactly are Townhalls for?  Are they for members of Congress to hear from their constituents?  Or are they for members of Congress to pontificate, link spin and obfuscate?  Apparently Congressman Brad Sherman thinks the latter. Sherman spent the first 25 minutes wasting time.  He introduced his staff and had his […]