My recent NewsReal blog on Naomi Wolf and female genital mutilation (FGM) – also posted at Frontpagemag.com and Jihadwatch.org — has triggered a heated debate in the blogs’ comments sections on all three sites. The key arguments in these three sections personify some of the Left’s key tactics in its romance with tyranny and [...]
JIMMY CARTER, FMR. U.S. PRESIDENT: I think an overwhelming portion of the intensely demonstrated animosity toward President Barack Obama is based on the fact that he is a black man, that he‘s African-American. I live in the South, and I have seen the South come a long way and I have seen the rest [...]
Michelle Obama’s ‘personal sacrifice’ to boost Chicago Olympics.
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It’s been a long time since I’ve gotten hate mail. And, oh, how I’ve missed it.
Five years ago when I was a leftist op/ed columnist for my college paper the hate mail would come in regularly as I delivered a new radical assault against the Iraq War, the Bush administration, and the Conservative Movement each [...]
So here’s the question of the day: why did Fox News contributor Marc Lamont Hill change the background of his Twitter page from that of cop killer Assata Shakur to boxing legend Muhammad Ali?
Could it have anything to do with being challenged on this by David Horowitz and AIM’s Cliff Kincaid?
There can only be two [...]
Hat tip to JDamn at the Force of Reason.
Of course David Horowitz has written about this a few times.
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Congressman: Generals may quit if Obama stays pat in Afghanistan
By Jordan Fabian – 10/01/09 09:34 AM ET
A conservative congressman said on Thursday that top generals may resign or retire early if President Barack Obama does not make a significant changes to the military’s Afghan strategy.
“Sure, I think that’s a legitimate concern,” Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) [...]
New jobless claims rise more than expected to 551K
(AP) – 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON — First-time claims for jobless benefits rose more than expected last week, a sign employers are reluctant to hire and the job market remains weak.
The Labor Department says initial claims for unemployment insurance rose to a seasonally adjusted 551,000 from 534,000 in [...]
Questions surrounding White House “Safe Schools” Czar
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That’s right: Media Matters is now going after… Ted Nugent.
Today the Media Matters website proclaims: “Nugent jumps on Beck bandwagon: Obama and Carter the “real racists” who “have been destroying black America for decades”
Then, using their patent-pending “clever leftist rhetorical trick” technology, “senior fellows” at Media Matters today cut and paste excerpts from something the [...]