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State University Fresno sides with Professor who said of Barbara Bush ‘Happy the witch is dead’

State University Fresno sides with Professor who said of Barbara Bush ‘Happy the witch is dead’

By Staff California State University, Fresno has concluded that English professor Randa Jarrar didn’t violate school policies in regards to statements made after Former First Lady, Barbara Bursh passed away on April 17, 2018.  Jarrar called Mrs. Bush an  “amazing racist and that Jarrar was “happy the witch is dead.” Fresno State President Joseph I. […]

This Man Wanted to Build 2 Houses. California Regulations Stonewalled Him for 20 Years.

This Man Wanted to Build 2 Houses. California Regulations Stonewalled Him for 20 Years.

Thomas Mahon never thought it would take 20 years to build two houses in California. But that’s exactly how long it’s taken—and his legal fight isn’t even over. His fight shows how overregulation …

This ‘Unprofessional’ Case Against Western Ranchers Shows Why Americans Are Right to Fear Government

This ‘Unprofessional’ Case Against Western Ranchers Shows Why Americans Are Right to Fear Government

Governments are prone to abuse, especially when unchecked. … in the Bundy case acted with “incredible bias” and likely broke the law, as The Daily Caller News Foundation reported The level of malfeasance of which one of its own accused the Bureau of Land Management …

Meet the Woman Who Helped Make Thanksgiving a US Holiday

Meet the Woman Who Helped Make Thanksgiving a US Holiday

For much of the 19th century, Thanksgiving was only celebrated by New Englanders and Northeastern transplants in the upper Midwest and New York. Without the dogged activism of Sarah Josepha Hale—a novelist, poet, and the editor of “Godey’s Lady’s Book,” a lifestyle magazine with an impressive pre-Civil War circulation of 150,000—Thanksgiving may never have become […]

The Facts About Who Pays the Most in Taxes in America

The Facts About Who Pays the Most in Taxes in America

    By Walter Williams Politicians exploit public ignorance. Few areas of public ignorance provide as many opportunities for political demagoguery as taxation. Today some politicians argue that the rich must pay their fair share and label the proposed changes in tax law as tax cuts for the rich. Let’s look at who pays what, […]

The Reforms Trump Will Push at the UN

The Reforms Trump Will Push at the UN

President Donald Trump, a Republican and lifelong businessman who criticized the United Nations as a candidate, has common ground with the U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, who spent much of his political life in socialist politics. “The president has always believed there is great potential in the United Nations,” @NikkiHaley says. Both are demanding reform to […]

The Growing Fight Over Forcing Nonprofits to Disclose Donors

The Growing Fight Over Forcing Nonprofits to Disclose Donors

Conservatives in states across the country say that pushes to pass laws requiring nonprofits to report their donors’ private information threaten First Amendment rights. “I’ve been contacted by dozens of constituents with concerns over their rights to privacy, and possible harassment by organizations or individuals, or even their employers, if their donation histories are made […]

Energy Department Looks at Green Impact on Power Grid

Energy Department Looks at Green Impact on Power Grid

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said the upcoming Department of Energy study on power grid’s reliability is needed to address the facts after the Obama administration placed a premium on politics—but green energy is reportedly ready to push back. The study, set to be released in the coming weeks, will look at the effect of green […]

Doctor: Insurance Wouldn’t Pay for Patients’ Treatments, But Offered Assisted Suicide

  Dr. Brian Callister, a doctor in Reno, Nevada, says he had two patients recently who both needed life-saving treatments. “Not palliative care, not hospice, these would have been curative procedures.” One patient, he said, was from California, and the other was from Oregon, which both have passed physician-assisted suicide laws. Instead of offering to […]

The Meaning of Memorial Day, From the Civil War On

The Meaning of Memorial Day, From the Civil War On

As we pause this Memorial Day to honor those who died so that we might enjoy the blessings of liberty, here are some facts to remember about the day and some inspiring words from a great president. Memorial Day was originally known as Decoration Day, set aside to decorate the graves of fallen Civil War […]

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