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The First Amendment Protects Ex-Politicians Too

The First Amendment Protects Ex-Politicians Too

  by Thomas L. Knapp Most Americans loathe “lobbyists,” and most Americans think “bi-partisanship” sounds like a good, moderate idea representing compromise and common ground for the public good. So a surprise “bi-partisan alliance” between US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and US Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), with the proclaimed goal of passing a bill to […]

“Republicans Must Lead on Climate Change”

“Republicans Must Lead on Climate Change”

  By Tom Harris and Dr. Jay Lehr There have always been prominent Republicans prepared to support, or acquiesce to, the climate scare. It is a huge problem for President Donald Trump who understands, correctly, that concerns about dangerous man-made climate change are not based on solid science. As early as 1990, President George H. […]

Trump Has Become the Democrats’ Great White Whale

Trump Has Become the Democrats’ Great White Whale

  By Victor Davis Hanson One way of envisioning the Democratic obsessions with Donald Trump is as an addiction. We have seen the initial impeachment efforts; the attempt to get him under the emoluments clause, the Logan Act and the 25th Amendment; the Russian collusion hoax; the Mueller investigation; the demand for his tax returns; […]

Brad Sherman’s Townhall: The Left’s War on America

Brad Sherman’s Townhall:  The Left’s War on America

  By Tyler Bolsoni On June 1st, I attended Congressman Brad Sherman’s town hall at Granada High School. The main issues discussed at the town hall all had nothing to do with improving California’s (San Fernando Valley in particular) crumbling infrastructure, fixing our abhorrent education system, or  addressing the  homeless crisis.    Instead, it was […]

Words and Science Matter!

Words and Science Matter!

 By Michael Greer Seriously, I can’t take it anymore. Calling illegal aliens “undocumented workers”, then “undocumented citizens” is a perfect example. If someone on Right says something they think is wrong the Left calls them a liar. If someone on the Left says a blatant lie (Benghazi was caused by a video) they say they […]

“Spying” | Comey Doth Protest Too Much

“Spying” | Comey Doth Protest Too Much

  By Thomas L. Knapp “We didn’t ‘spy’ on anyone’s campaign,” writes former FBI director James Comey in a recent Washington Post op-ed. “We asked a federal judge for permission to surveil” former Donald Trump campaign adviser Carter Page,” but that’s not “spying.” Before that (unmentioned in the op-ed), we infiltrated an informant into the […]

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Stay Pretty, Alexandria

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Stay Pretty, Alexandria

  By L. Neil Smith The other day, Alexandria, I read about your infantile complaint that, when the collapsing _New York Times_ decided, in their desperation, to publish a story and a photograph about former  Presidential staffer Hope Hicks (she was getting a subpoena from the cockroaches and maggots on your side of the aisle […]

Federal Rats Are Fleeing the Sinking Collusion Ship

Federal Rats Are Fleeing the Sinking Collusion Ship

  By Victor Davis Hanson The entire Trump-Russia collusion narrative was always implausible. One, the Washington swamp of fixers such as Paul Manafort and John and Tony Podesta was mostly bipartisan and predated Trump. Two, the Trump administration’s Russia policies were far tougher on Vladimir Putin than were those of Barack Obama. Trump confronted Russia […]

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Don’t Fence Me In

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Don’t Fence Me In

  By L. Neil Smith I first heard and saw karaoke performed in the 1993 Wesley Snipes/Sean Connery movie Rising Sun (yeah, I know, I don’t get out very much) which was part of the hysterical screaming that the Japanese were taking over everything, cruelly forcing perfectly good money on us, in payment for our […]

Teach For America, not California

Teach For America, not California

  By Larry Sand Assembly Bill 221 in California would prohibit school districts from entering into a contract with a third-party organization that employs teachers “who commit to teaching in the organization for less than five years.” This is an obvious bullet aimed at Teach For America, whose name was invoked but then removed from an earlier […]