Tag: Thursday

Your Daley Gator CCW News Update For Thursday (07/18/19)


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Pentagon Sends 2,100 More Troops To Southern Border – Zero Hedge
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Less than a month after Congress passed and Trump signed a $4.6 billion emergency spending bill to address the still-raging humanitarian crisis at the border, the Pentagon has authorized the deployment of another 1,100 active-duty troops and 1,000 Texas National Guardsmen – which will increase the number of American military personnel at the southwestern border by 45%.

The new arrivals will join the roughly 4,500 personnel currently stationed at the border.

Richard Spencer, who has temporarily assumed the role of acting defense secretary while Mark Esper, President Trump’s nominee to permanently fill the position, faces confirmation hearings in the Senate…

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Lawsuit Indicates Seth Rich And Brother Were Leakers Of DNC Emails To Wikileaks – Washington Standard

Despite the nonsense the mainstream media wants to report regarding Seth Rich, DNC email leaks, Wikileaks and the Mueller Report, along with accomplices at fake fact-checkers like Newsguard, a new lawsuit is out and it’s a bombshell in naming that the source of the Seth Rich leak story did not originate with Russians, but with a Fox News reporter. That lawsuit also named Rich, along with his brother in the leaks.

Businessman Ed Butowsky filed a lawsuit on Monday in which he stated that Fox News reporter Ellen Ratner was his source for the information regarding Seth Rich, the murdered DNC staffer, who was alleged to have been the leaker of DNC emails in 2016.

This follows Michael Isikoff’s report last week which claimed Butowsky was a Russian source.

Keep in mind that Isikoff has already been busted and tied to the Trump-Russia collusion scandal after reporting on the debunked and unverified Russian Dossier used to spy on then-candidate Donald Trump and his campaign…

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Alpha News Exposes Rep. Ilhan Omar On Tax, Marriage And Immigration Fraud; Could Result In Deportation – Gateway Pundit
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Alpha News from Minnesota released Part I of their Ilhan Omar investigation tiled “The Secrets of Ilhan Omar” on Tuesday. The shocking video explores the myriad of evidence that a member of Congress Ilhan Omar committed Bigamy, Marriage Fraud, and Tax Fraud.

It should be noted that by American law – When a marriage fraud is discovered, not only might the immigrant face severe immigration consequences, but both members of the marrying couple may face criminal penalties… An immigrant who is found to have committed marriage fraud would likely be removed from the United States (deported).

The Gateway Pundit was sent several updates on Ilhan’s story in the past two days. Our sources are hesitant to go public due to concerns of retribution from certain segments in the U.S. Somali community…

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W.H.O. Declares Congo Ebola Outbreak A Global Emergency – Zero Hedge

Jut as we warned a month ago, the World Health Organization said today – following a meeting of experts – that the deadly Ebola outbreak in Congo has become an international public health emergency. More than 1,600 people have died since August in the second deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, which is unfolding in a region described as a war zone.

As AP reports, this week the first Ebola case was confirmed in Goma, a major regional crossroads on the Rwandan border with an international airport. Experts have feared this for months.

And now, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has confirmed that the health group was concerned that the virus could spread outside of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

“Although there is no evidence yet of local Ebola transmission in either Goma, DRC or Uganda, these two events represent a concerning geographical expansion of the virus,” the director general said at a press conference…

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Meet Scherie Murray, The GOP’s Answer To Leftist Whackjob Ocasio-Cortez – Fox News
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Scherie Murray, a New York businesswoman who immigrated from Jamaica as a child and is active in state Republican politics, is launching a campaign Wednesday for the congressional seat held by Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Fox News has learned.

In a phone interview, Murray, 38, confirmed her intention to run for the New York congressional seat as a Republican.

“There is a crisis in Queens, and it’s called AOC,” Murray told Fox News. “And instead of focusing on us, she’s focusing on being famous. Mainly rolling back progress and authoring the job-killing Green New Deal and killing the Amazon New York deal.”

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Police: Teen Girl Kisses Someone At Concert; Date Slits Her Throat – Crime Online

A New York man accused of killing a 17-year-old girl Sunday reportedly did so after she kissed someone else at a concert.

Brandon Clark, 21, and Bianca Devins reportedly attended a concert together in Queens on Saturday night. Oneida County District Attorney Scott McNamara told WKTV the concert’s where Devins is believed to have kissed someone, sparking Clark to fall into a jealous rage.

“I have a very hard time understanding how anybody can justify taking another young person’s life because they kissed somebody else,” he opined.

Clark allegedly slit Devins’ throat before attempting to take his own life in a similar manner. According to Buzzfeed, Clark posted an image of the murdered teen on social media – and continued to update his Instagram feed as police held him at gunpoint in Utica.

Utica Police Seargent Bryan Coromato told WKTV that Clark was one of the people who called police Sunday morning…

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22 MS-13 Members Charged In Murders Of Seven People Hacked With Machetes – Daily Caller
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The Justice Department charged 22 alleged members of MS-13 in connection with seven murders in the Los Angeles area, including one in which a rival gang member was dismembered with a machete.

The indictment, which was unsealed Monday, focused on members of a Los Angeles-area subset of MS-13 known as the Fulton clique. Prosecutors called the San Fernando Valley-based gang a “particularly violent subset” of MS-13 that “has recently seen an influx of young immigrants from Central America.”

The Trump administration has made MS-13 a major focus of his crackdown on illegal immigration and drug trafficking…

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Obama-Appointed Judge Signs Order Permanently Blocking Citizenship Question From 2020 Census – The Hill

A federal judge in New York on Tuesday signed an order permanently blocking the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census, days after President Trump gave up on his efforts to get such a question on next year’s census.

The order, signed by Judge Jesse Furman, was jointly drafted by the parties opposing the citizenship question.

It stops administration officials “from including a citizenship question on the 2020 decennial census questionnaire; from delaying the process of printing the 2020 decennial census questionnaire after June 30, 2019 for the purpose of including a citizenship question; and from asking persons about citizenship status on the 2020 census questionnaire or otherwise asking a citizenship question as part of the 2020 decennial census.”

The order also states that Furman, an Obama appointee, will be able to enforce the order “until the 2020 census results are processed and sent to the President by December 31, 2020.”…

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Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ Gets Life In Prison, Accuses U.S. Pf ‘Mental Torture’ – UPI
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Mexican drug cartel leader Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman will spend the rest of his life in jail, a New York judge ordered Wednesday, ending a three-year U.S. case against him. Guzman will go to a Supermax prison in Florence, Colo. where no one has ever escaped. “It’s impossible. It’s not even an issue,” Guzman’s lawyer Jeffrey Lichtman said.

The drug kingpin, who had escaped twice from Mexican prisons, spoke for the first time in court during the sentencing hearing.

“Since the government will send me to a jail where my name will not ever be heard again, I take this opportunity to say: There was no justice here,” Guzman said through a translator. “You denied me a fair trial while the whole world was watching…

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Report: Ilhan Omar’s Father And Other Somalian War Crimes Perpetrators Now Living Illegally In The U.S. – Gateway Pundit

Far Left Communist Minnesota Representative Ilhan Omar’s father and other Somalian war crimes perpetrators are currently living illegally in the United States. No wonder she supports communists, terrorists and illegal aliens!

The Gateway Pundit has obtained information that is damning for Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar.

Omar’s father, Nur Omar Mohamed (aka Nur Said Elmi Mohamed), is connected to the former dictator in Somalia, Said Barre. Nur and other former Barre accomplices are living in the U.S. illegally.

Omar’s father Mohamed, is living in the U.S. He and other Somalians like Yusuf Abdi Ali, who killed thousands for Barre, escaped to the West and were not vetted properly before entering the country. Barre was a dictator and was connected to Cuban dictator Fidel Castro.

Ali is a convicted war criminal who did the killing himself…

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Rep. Abraham Backs Trump Tweets On Leftist Congresswomen: ‘I’ll Pay For Their Tickets Out Of This Country’ – Washington Times
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Rep. Ralph Abraham, a Republican who is running for Louisiana governor, tweeted his support for President Trump’s criticism of four freshmen Democrats this week, saying he’d gladly pay for the congresswomen’s flights out of the country if they dislike it here so much.

“There’s no question that the members of Congress that [Mr. Trump] called out have absolutely said anti-American and anti-Semitic things,” Mr. Abraham tweeted Monday. “I’ll pay for their tickets out of this country if they just tell me where they’d rather be.”

Mr. Trump sparked outrage on Sunday after he declared that the “progressive Democratic congresswomen” who “loudly and viciously” criticize the country should “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.”…

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Federal Judge Bars Roger Stone From Posting On Facebook, Instagram, Twitter – PJ Media

Federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson issued an order Tuesday barring Roger Stone from posting on social media, specifically Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She justified the social media ban by claiming Stone broke the terms of a court-imposed gag order by posting on social media and reaching out to a BuzzFeed reporter to speak about his case.

“I’ve twice given you the benefit of the doubt. Your lawyer had to… twist himself into a pretzel to argue that these posts didn’t cross the line,” Jackson said, CNN reported. “The goal has been to draw maximum attention.”

Jackson presented multiple posts from the past few months drawing attention to his case. She had barred Stone from making public statements about his case in February after he posted a photo fo the judge with crosshairs behind her head on Instagram.

He apologized to Jackson, but she warned him of severe consequences if he crossed the line again. He had been indicted in January on charges of working with WikiLeaks to interfere in the 2016 election…

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Facebook’s Founder Admits To Interfering In Political Speech – Zero Hedge
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Censorship is alive and well! Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg admitted that the social media giant actively interfered with political speech leading up to the Irish abortion referendum. Facebook systematically deleted posts it didn’t like while promoting those it did.

During a recent talk, Zuckerberg admitted that the social media network banned a number of pro-life advertisements ahead of the Irish abortion referendum.

According toPJ Media, during a recent interview at this year’s Aspen Ideas Festival, Zuckerberg began to explain how the social media firm is attempting to work with the governments of other countries to determine what political speech should be allowed on the site…

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Trump Campaign, RNC Raise More Than $100 Million In Second Quarter – Daily Caller

The Trump campaign in coordination with the Republican National Committee (RNC) raised more than $100 million in the second quarter, the president’s re-election campaign announced Monday.

Three Trump entities – Donald J. Trump for President, Inc., Trump Victory, and the Trump Make America Great Again Committee – raised a combined total of $56.7 million, with the RNC raising a total of $51.3 million during the time period.

Additionally, the joint fundraising committees between the Trump entities and the RNC reported a total of $123 million cash on hand at the end of June, with $80.2 million coming from the Trump entities, and $43.5 million coming from the RNC.

“President Trump’s record of success for America is drawing unprecedented support from across the nation,” Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale said in a press release. “As the Democrats continue their race to the left, Americans are responding to the President’s pledge to Keep America Great.”…

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Trump Administration Ends Federally Funded Abortion Referrals – Daily Caller
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The Trump administration declared Monday that taxpayer-funded clinics must stop referring women for abortions effective immediately. Family planning clinics that refer women for abortions will be stripped of their Title X funding, according to a measure instigated by President Donald Trump’s administration as reported by CBS News.

The Department of Health and Human Services has alerted clinics that they will be enforcing the Trump administration ban, according to CBS.

The rules now require that organizations that perform abortions and make abortion referrals will have to do so in separate buildings from those that receive Title X federal funds – a move could potentially cost Planned Parenthood “tens of millions of federal family planning dollars,” according to Politico…

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Leftist Treason Update: Public University Shares ‘Toolkit’ To Combat ‘Trump’s Deportation Machinery’ – Campus Reform

The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign’s Gender and Women’s Studies department advertised an “ICE Raid Toolkit” meant to aid illegal immigrants in evading deportation.

The toolkit was posted to the department’s public Facebook page, shortly after a post calling Trump’s ICE initiative “bullshit.” In yet another post on Monday, the Gender and Women’s Studies department shared an image which suggested Trump is a “racist” and a “rapist.”

The toolkit shared by the university was developed by the Immigrant Defense Project and the Center for Constitutional Rights in order to help individuals “prepare to fight back against the increase in ICE policing under the Trump administration.” It compiles tactics and information utilized by these organizations during the Bush and Obama administrations in order to “continue to develop strategies to fight back against Trump’s ramped up deportation machinery.”

UIUC received $358,905,000 in federal research funding in 2017, according to a Campus Reform analysis…

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Trump Officially Nominates Mark Esper As Next Secretary Of Defense – USA Today
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President Donald Trump made it official Monday and nominated Mark Esper to be the next secretary of defense. As part of an expedited confirmation process, the Senate Armed Services Committee will hold a confirmation hearing for Esper on Tuesday.

Esper has been acting secretary of defense since Patrick Shanahan, the previous acting secretary, stepped down last month after USA TODAY and others revealed details of his turbulent divorce and family life. Trump announced shortly afterward that he planned to nominate Esper to be permanent defense chief but had not made it official.

The Pentagon has been without a Senate-confirmed defense secretary since Jim Mattis resigned in December – the longest stretch in history…

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Kentucky Set To Remove Up To 250,000 Inactive Voters As Part Of Court Consent Judgment With Judicial Watch – Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch announced today that in June Kentucky mailed address confirmation notices to 250,000 voters who are believed to have moved, thanks to a consent judgment agreed to by the Commonwealth. These registrations are probably outdated and will be cancelled if the voters fail to vote in future elections or to confirm their current addresses.

The Judicial Watch victory in Kentucky is in addition to the Judicial Watch victory in California, where up to 1.6 million inactive names are set to be removed from voter registration rolls in Los Angeles County.

In the consent judgment, Kentucky acknowledges that the state is not in compliance with the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA):

“[T]he practices currently in place in Kentucky do not comply with the NVRA’s requirement that states conduct a general voter registration list maintenance program that makes a reasonable effort to remove ineligible persons from the voter rolls due to a change in residence outside of the jurisdiction…

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Tech Mogul Peter Thiel: Investigate Google Over ‘Treasonous Decision To Work With The Chinese Military’ – Big League Politics
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Libertarian tech mogul Peter Thiel addressed the National Conservatism Conference on Sunday night where he questioned Google’s motives in assisting the Chinese military while refusing to help the U.S. military.

Thiel, who serves as a board member for Facebook and is one of the few prominent Trump supporters on Silicon Valley, believes Google must be held accountable for its dubious business practices and forced to answer the following three questions:

“Number one, how many foreign intelligence agencies have infiltrated your Manhattan Project for AI?”

“Number two, does Google’s senior management consider itself to have been thoroughly infiltrated by Chinese intelligence?

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Tommy Robinson And The Death Of Britain – Robert Spencer

As Tommy Robinson headed into court for his sentencing Thursday, he wore a t-shirt that read: “Convicted of Journalism.” And it’s true. Tommy Robinson is heading back to jail for doing what journalists routinely do: ask questions of defendants heading into courtrooms.

The gaggle of establishment media journalists who peppered Tommy himself with questions as he entered the court have not been arrested.

British authorities claimed that Tommy Robinson had prejudiced the outcome of the trial of several members of a Muslim rape gang. This is arrant nonsense: the trial had been completed, and Tommy was asking them what they thought of their having been convicted.

There was, however, a gag order on the proceedings, and it was on the basis of the claim that Tommy violated that gag order that he is now back in prison.

Why was the gag order put into place? The obvious reason is that the British government and law enforcement authorities are deeply embarrassed by their abysmal record in dealing with Muslim rape gangs…

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Child Sex Predator Sentenced To 615 Years Behind Bars – Crime Online
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A judge in Alabama handed down a centuries-long prison term following the conviction of 35-year-old Raven Smith on multiple child sex counts. According to Breaking 911, Houston County Circuit Judge Todd Derrick decided 615 years would be an appropriate sentence for the sexual abuse of multiple young children.

Furthermore, the judge coordinated the sentences such that Smith will likely never be eligible for parole. In light of the staggering penalty, the mother of one victim said she was grateful that Derrick took her testimony into account.

Emotions ran high throughout the trial, including the final sentencing phase. In addition to relatives of the victims, Assistant Houston County District Attorney J.T. Jones was obviously fighting back tears as he detailed the horrific details of the crimes, as reported by WTVY…

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Senators Cruz And Hawley Demand FTC Investigate Big Tech Firms That Can ‘Sway Elections’ – PJ Media

On Monday, Sen.s Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) asked the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to launch a public investigation into the practices of Big Tech companies like Facebook, Google, and Twitter, warning that these companies can sway elections.

“Big tech companies like Google, Facebook, and Twitter exercise enormous influence on speech. The vast majority of internet traffic flows through just a handful of these companies,” Cruz and Hawley wrote in a letter to the commission.

“They control the ads we see, the news we read, and the information we digest. And they actively censor some content and amplify other content based on algorithms and intentional decisions that are completely nontransparent.”

“Never before in this country have so few people controlled so much speech,” the senators declared. Cruz and Hawley encouraged the FTC to exercise its section 6(b) authority “to investigate how major tech companies curate content.”…

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Donald Trump Triples Down: “If You’re Not Happy Here, Then You Can Leave” – Breitbart
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President Donald Trump is not backing down from calling on progressive Congresswomen critical of the U.S. to move out of the country, saying in a speech Monday, “If you’re not happy here, then you can leave.”

“If you’re not happy here, then you can leave,” President Trump said, prompting cheers from the audience at a planned “Made in America” event. “As far as I’m concerned, if you hate our country, if you’re not happy here, you can leave.”

“And that’s what I say all the time, that’s what I said in a tweet, which I guess, some people think is controversial,” the president continued. “A lot of people love it, by the way. But if you’re happy in the U.S., if you’re complaining all the time, very simply you can leave, you can leave right now…

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Federal Judge Destroys Key Mueller Claim: Indictment Of A Russian “Troll Farm” Is Not Proof Of One – Washington Standard

In what could be the final nail in the Russiagate hoax’s coffin, a federal judge has destroyed a key claim made by Robert Mueller. A federal judge ruled that Mueller’s indictment of a “troll farm” is not actual proof of it.

Mueller’s charges against Concord Management & Consulting, the Russian company accused of running a “troll farm” and “sowing discord” on social media in the United States back in 2016 during the presidential election, do not establish a link between that private company and the Russian government, U.S. District Judge Dabney L. Friedrich pointed out.

This was a key aspect of Mueller’s Russiagate election interference hoax, and the judge shot holes in it.

According to RT, the special counsel’s much-publicized final report claims to have “established” and “confirmed” Russian government activities based in part on the indictment against Concord, which is a breach of prosecutorial rules, Friedrich said…

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Your Daley Gator CCW News Update For Thursday (07/04/19)


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Trump Slams ‘Dumb & Disloyal’ Amash As Congressman Quits Republican Party – Zero Hedge
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That was quick. President Trump has apparently taken a quick break from preparing for today’s festivities to take one last swing at Amash on his way out the door. In a tweet, Trump called him “the dumbest & most disloyal [man] in Congress”.

Trump insisted Amash “knew he couldn’t get the nomination to run again in the Great State of Michigan” – something that we mentioned earlier as a possible motivating factor for Amash’s decision to quit the Republican Party.

By adding the quotes around quitting, Trump also suggests – as we did earlier – that Amash was effectively pushed out over his impeachment comments.

Trump wasn’t the only person on Twitter to seize the opportunity to ‘bash the Amash’…

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Winning: Trump Set To Slap Illegal Aliens With $500,000 Fines For Ignoring Deportation Orders – Big League Politics

The Trump administration is preparing to issue whopping $500,000 fines to illegal immigrants who have refused to comply with orders to leave the country, according to new reporting from NPR.

The fines would apply to some illegal migrants who have ignored orders of deportation for years.

Judgments against the scofflaws could make it much harder for them to remain illegally in the country, as the court system would have the power to impose wage garnishments and other penalties to recoup the cost of the hefty fine.

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has the power to levy fines against individuals held in contempt of immigration law.

The Immigration and Nationality Act states that ICE can impose fines “on aliens who have been ordered removed or granted voluntary departure and fail to depart the United States.”…

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Mad Magazine, As You Now Know It, Will Soon Cease To Exist – CNET
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Mad Magazine mascot Alfred E. Neuman is famous for saying, “What? Me worry?” But the iconic character now has real cause for concern as it’s the end of a comedy magazine with a legacy spanning almost 70 years.

As reported by CNET’s sister site Comicbook.com on Wednesday, the popular satirical magazine now published by DC Comics will cease to exist in its current format by the end of the year. Mad Magazine, which launched in 1952 at EC Comics, is best known for its celebrity and political satire, adult humor and whimsical comics.

“I need to clarify the MAD rumors: MAD isn’t shutting down but is only leaving the newsstand and will be sold to the direct market,” contributor David DeGrand tweeted on Wednesday…

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Right On Cue, Leftist Judge Blocks Ohio Law Banning Abortions On Babies With Beating Hearts – LifeNews

Ohio may not enforce its new law banning abortions after an unborn baby’s heartbeat is detectable, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. The preliminary injunction issued by U.S. District Judge Michael Barrett in Cincinnati is in response to a lawsuit by Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union, Cleveland.com reports.

“This Court concludes that (the law) places an ‘undue burden’ on a woman’s right to choose a pre-viability abortion, and, under [Planned Parenthood v. Casey], Plaintiffs are certain to succeed on the merits of their claim,” Barrett wrote.

The heartbeat law prohibits abortions after an unborn baby’s heartbeat is detectable, about six weeks of pregnancy. Because many women do not even know they are pregnant at this early stage, the legislation could protect almost all unborn babies in Ohio. Gov. Mike DeWine signed the law in April.

The ruling comes as no surprise, and state leaders almost certainly will challenge it…

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Dow, S&P 500 And Nasdaq All Close At Record Highs – International Business Times
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High expectations among ebullient investors about an all but certain interest rate cut this month drove all three major Wall Street indices to record highs Wednesday. The trading day, however, ended much earlier at 1:00 p.m. ET due to the Fourth of July holiday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended the day at 26,966, up 179.32 points, while posting intraday and closing all-time highs along the way.

The benchmark S&P 500 improved 0.7% to 2,995.82 on strong results by the real estate and consumer sectors that took the index to record levels. It closed a scant 0.1% below 3,000. The S&P 500 is up more than 1% week-to-date and posted back-to-back record closes on Tuesday and Wednesday…

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It Turns Out A Russian Oligarch Paid The Man Hired By Hillary Clinton To Claim Trump Colluded With Russia – Daily Wire

The more we learn about the origins of the investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia to steal the 2016 election, the more Russian connections link back to Hillary Clinton’s campaign.

During an interview with The Hill’s John Solomon, Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska acknowledged that he paid Christopher Steele (who was hired through an intermediary by the Clinton campaign to compile the infamous and discredited “Steele Dossier” alleging Team Trump colluded with Russia in 2016) for a research project.

“It was a research project to support one of the cases against me in London,” Deripaska told Solomon. “But my understanding was that lawyers trust him for some reason and he was for quite a time on retainer.”

Steele was hired initially by Deripaska in 2012, but the oligarch was unaware he had been working for the FBI…

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Main Drag In Central Israeli City Renamed ‘Donald Trump Square’ – Aeutz Sheva
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A city square on Petah Tikva’s Haim Ozer street, the main drag on which City Hall is also located, was renamed “Donald Trump Square” in a festive ceremony on Wednesday night. The inauguration saw the participation of Foreign Minister Haim Katz, Economics Minister Eli Cohen and Petah Tikva Mayor Rami Greenberg.

“There has never been such a sympathetic and supportive president as US President Donald Trump,” Greenberg said. “We value and appreciate his support for the State of Israel and its citizens, and it is fitting that a central square in the fourth largest city in the State of Israel be named after him.”

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sent a letter to Mayor Greenberg in support of the decision…

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Amazon To Build 43-Story Skyscraper In Bellevue, Washington – Fox Business

Online retail giant Amazon Opens a New Window. announced plans to build a 43-story skyscraper in Bellevue, Wash., a report stated.

The company announced plans to build the 600-foot tower in the city’s downtown area meant to accommodate thousands of employees, the Seattle Times Opens a New Window. reported. Amazon bought the property the structure will be built on in April for $195 million, the media outlet reported. Details of the proposed tower could change in the coming months.

The building will have about 1 million square feet of space, the Seattle Times reported. The tower is slated to be finished by 2024.

“We look forward to growing our presence in Bellevue and bringing thousands of jobs to the city,” an Amazon spokesman said in a statement to the paper. “This includes employees already based in Bellevue, new hires, and the move of some Global Operations teams currently based in Seattle to accommodate for continued expansion of other teams…

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Hunter Biden Admits To Taking Diamond Bribe From Shady Chinese Businessman – Gateway Pundit
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Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden gave an interview to the New Yorker this week and spoke very candidly about his drug and alcohol abuse and also about his foreign dealings while his daddy was the Vice President of the United States.

In a shocking admission, Hunter Biden, 49, told the New Yorker that he once accepted a diamond bribe from a shady Chinese business tycoon in exchange for his powerful contacts in the U.S. The 2.8-carat diamond was reportedly worth $80,000 and was sent to Hunter in 2016 in exchange for help making contacts in the liquefied-natural-gas industry in the U.S.

Hunter was on the board of the World Food Program USA, a nonprofit that generates support for the U.N. World Food Programme, and he had hoped that Ye would make a large aid donation…

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How Obamacare Blew Up The Student Loan Crisis – Tiana Lowe

Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants to cancel student loan debt for 95% of debtors. Fellow 2020 hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders wants to cancel all of it. What they and every other statist and socialist eager to default on trillions owed to taxpayers forget that President Barack Obama nationalizing student loans brought us to this catastrophe in the first place.

Lost in the kerfuffle and fuming of the Affordable Care Act’s passage in 2010 was the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, signed into law just seven days after Obamacare.

Half of the act consisted of small and otherwise innocuous amendments to the ill-fated Affordable Care Act, but the other half, Title II, radically overhauled the country’s student loan industry, replacing federally backed bank loans with direct government lending.

The private student loan industry was already dysfunctional and never truly private. The largest private student loan lender, Sallie Mae, originated as a government-sponsored lender, and the government-subsidized market only emerged out of a small but much older federal student loan market…

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Austin Goes From Harmlessly Weird To Dangerously Stupid By Legalizing Camping On City Streets – PJ Media
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Austin has long been the weird, liberal capital of Texas. The rest of Texas just sort of shrugs and puts up with it. Austin is quirky. Austin is odd. Austin lives in its own little world.

Austin is also home to some of the best live music joints anywhere and you have to work pretty hard to find a bad restaurant in the city, so it’s not without its charms. The joke about Austin is that it’s nice because it’s so close to Texas (its the capital, a deep blue dot surrounded by a vast red sea).

Austin is like that oddball cousin we all have. He’s there. He picks his nose and argues with light posts. But he’s nice and basically no threat to anyone, so whaddyagonnado?

Well, Texas’ weird cousin just became a threat to itself and others…

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Leftist-Run City Council In Thomas Jefferson’s Hometown Votes To Stop Celebrating His Birthday – Washington Examiner

One of Charlottesville, Virginia’s most famous residents no longer has a holiday named for him, after the city council voted to end its celebration.

The Charlottesville City Council voted 4-1 Monday to remove April 13, the birthday of Thomas Jefferson, as a paid holiday. The issue came to a vote because the third president of the United States was a slaveowner. The meeting’s public comment period was met with demonstrators accusing Jefferson of being both a racist and a rapist.

Jefferson, who was born and died in the city, authored both the Declaration of Independence and the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom. He also founded the University of Virginia, which remains in Charlottesville to this day. In addition to owning slaves, those against the holiday cited his alleged children with Sally Hemings, one of his slaves.

In lieu of celebrating Jefferson’s legacy, the council voted unanimously to recognize March 3 as “Liberation and Freedom Day,”…

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Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher Found Not Guilty Of Murdering Islamic Terrorist – Fox News
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A jury found decorated Navy SEAL Edward “Eddie” Gallagher not guilty Tuesday on almost all charges he was facing, including murder and attempted murder, in the killing of a teenage Islamic State member in Iraq.

Gallagher was accused of stabbing to death a 15-year-old ISIS fighter in 2017 and posing with the corpse for photos.

As he awaited the charges to be read, Gallagher, 40, bounced lightly on his feet, appearing nervous, but dissolved into joyful tears once the verdict came through, tightly embracing his wife, Andrea, who has publicly championed him throughout the case as they both cried. Also seated in the gallery were Gallagher’s attorneys, brother and parents…

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India: Ruling Party Fires Female Leader For Urging Hindus To Gang Rape Muslim Women – Breitbart

A female leader of the ruling Hindu-nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in India, Sunita Singh Gaur, was recently fired from her position after calling on Hindu men via social media to publicly “gang rape” and lynch Muslim women, arguing that there is “no other way” to “protect” the country, local news outlets report this week.

In a June 21 assessment rejected by New Delhi, the U.S. Department of State (DOS), echoing non-governmental organizations (NGOs), blasted Hindu-majority India, the most populous democracy in the world, for inciting hatred against religious minorities, namely Muslims and Christians.

The DOS reports – focused on international religious freedom – found that attacks against Muslim minorities plagued India throughout 2018.

Recent incidents captured by news reports show that sectarian violence pitting Hindus against Muslims have continued into this year…

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Batshit Crazy Congresswoman In Silly Hat Says People Should Be Prosecuted For Making Fun Of Members Of Congress – Daily Wire
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Democrat Rep. Frederica Wilson led a congressional delegation to inspect an immigrant detention facility on Tuesday and following her visit she said that people who are “making fun of members of Congress” online “should be prosecuted.”

“They went inside around 1 p.m. with the purpose of investigating the conditions that migrant children are living in,” CBS Miami reported. “Joining Wilson was fellow South Florida Rep. Donna Shalala (FL-27), Rep. Bennie Thompson (MA-02), Rep. Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), Rep Yvette Clarke (NY-09), Rep. Katherine Clark (MA-05), Rep. John Lewis (GA-05) and Rep. Madeleine Dean (PA-04).”

“Those people who are online making fun of members of Congress are a disgrace and there is no need for anyone to think that is unacceptable,” Wilson said…

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Oregon Republicans Get The Hell Out Of Dodge, Scuttling Ruinous Cap-And-Trade Bill – PJ Media

Being a Republican or conservative in Oregon can be tough. There’s usually not much to cheer about. State government is controlled by hard leftists repeatedly voted in or reelected by a Democratic Socialist base centered in “progressive” population centers.

But a few good Republican senators fought back the only way they could when a ruinous cap-and-trade bill moved dangerously close to passage at the hands of the state’s one-party ideologues. They got the hell out of Dodge.

As PJM’s Jeff Reynolds reported:

Oregon’s Republican senators, for a second time, have refused to show up for the current legislative session in Salem, denying a quorum and grinding the legislature’s business to a halt.

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The issue at hand is HB 2020, the cap-and-trade bill that threatens to cripple Oregon’s economy…

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Donald Trump Announces Massive $105 Million Second Quarter Fundraising Haul – Breitbart
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President Donald Trump together with the Republican National Committee has raised $105 million in the second quarter, the campaign announced Tuesday.

“Our massive fundraising success is a testament to the overwhelming support for President Trump,” Campaign manager Brad Parscale said. “No Democrat candidate can match this level of enthusiasm or President Trump’s outstanding record of results.”

The campaign now has $100 million cash on hand.

July marks the point when campaigns begin announcing their second-quarter fundraising numbers. Mayor Pete Buttigieg on Monday announced a second-quarter fundraising haul of $23 million…

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John Walton, Co-Host Of Walton And Johnson Radio Show, Dies Late Monday – The Advocate

John Walton, a co-host on the popular radio show Walton and Johnson that was once based in Baton Rouge, died late Monday. His radio partner Steve Johnson confirmed the news Tuesday morning in an emotional blog post.

According to Johnson, Walton had been under medical treatment for the last month of his life and that his final hours were at his home with his family. Walton’s illness was not specified.

“I will always cherish John as not only a partner but a dear friend,” Johnson said. His wit and humor defined him as the unique individual we all knew him to be. He will never be replaced. He had a voice and he had something to say.

“Your loyalty and support for him and his craft was always a mutual sentiment. John cared deeply for all of you. He loved to make you all laugh.” Johnson added that the show will return as soon as possible…

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Londonistan Exodus Hits Record High As More Than 300,000 People Moved Out Of British Capital Last Year – Daily Mail
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Londoners are leaving the capital in record numbers and the city is now the only region in England were more people are leaving than arriving, official figures show. The data released by the Office for National Statistics revealed 340,498 people left London in 2018 to live in other parts of the UK, an increase of 11 per cent on the previous year.

The departures come at a time of rising crime in the capital, with the murder rate rising to 65 so far this year following the killing of a pregnant woman in south London last night.

Londoners are leaving the capital in record numbers and the city is now the only region in England were more people are leaving than arriving, official figures show The exodus marks the highest rate of people leaving London since the ONS began collecting data in 2012…

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Kamala Harris’ Campaign Lawyer Hired Fusion GPS For Hillary Clinton – Washington Examiner

The former top lawyer for Hillary Clinton’s failed presidential campaign who hired Fusion GPS to carry out controversial opposition research against then-candidate Donald Trump in 2016 is now working for a top 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful.

Marc Elias, who heads Perkins Coie’s political law group, became general counsel for California Sen. Kamala Harris’ presidential bid this year.

Elias, who held the same position in Clinton’s campaign, is named in two pending Federal Election Commission complaints and in a recent federal lawsuit alleging that the Clinton campaign broke campaign finance laws when it used Perkins Coie to hire Fusion GPS.

Fusion GPS went on to hire British ex-spy Christopher Steele, who compiled an unverified dossier allegedly based on sources close to the Kremlin which was disseminated to the media and used by the FBI to obtain Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrants targeting former Trump campaign associate Carter Page…

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Trump Signs Law Making It Harder For IRS To Seize Money From Americans – Daily Signal
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The Internal Revenue Service seized $446,000 from the bank accounts of brothers Jeffrey, Richard, and Mitch Hirsch in 2012, claiming a “structuring” violation against the owners of Bi-County Distributors Inc. for making multiple bank deposits of less than $10,000.

The government never charged them with a crime, nor gave them a hearing to enable them to contest the seizure, but after intense national media attention to the case, the government returned the funds.

The case was among many that highlighted an abuse by IRS agents known as legal source structuring that allowed the tax collection agency to use a law, the Bank Secrecy Act, intended to combat money laundering, to seize assets…

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WikiLeaks’ Assange Sentenced To 50 Weeks In Jail For Jumping Bail In 2012 – Daily Caller

A British court sentenced WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to 50 weeks in prison Wednesday for jumping bail in 2012.

The court sentenced the 47-year-old Assange to 50 weeks in prison for jumping bail and fleeing to the Ecuadorian Embassy in London after Sweden requested his extradition following sexual assault allegations, according to WaPo. This made him guilty of breaching the Bail Act, according to BBC.

Assange’s lawyer Mark Summers argued at the trial that Assange violated bail out of reasonable fear for his safety. Summers told London’s Southwark Crown Court that Assange was “living under overwhelming fear of rendition” and believed that if he were extradited to Sweden he would be extradited to the United States and possibly to Guantanamo Bay, according to the Washington Post.

Summers also read a letter that Assange wrote to the court in which Assange said that he apologized “unreservedly.”…

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India’s Narendra Modi Stuns Opposition With Huge Election Win – Epoch Times
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi scored a dramatic election victory on Thursday, putting his Hindu nationalist party on course to increase its majority on a mandate of business-friendly policies and a tough stand on national security.

His re-election reinforces a global trend of right-wing populists sweeping to victory, from the United States to Brazil and Italy, often after adopting firm positions on protectionism, immigration, and defense.

Official data from the Election Commission showed Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party ahead in 300 of the 542 seats up for grabs, up from the 282 it won in 2014 and more than the 272 seats needed for a majority in the lower house of parliament…

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Idiots At Chicago High School Fall for ‘OK Sign’ Hoax, Spend $53,000 Reprinting Yearbook – PJ Media

A few weeks ago, the Chicago Cubs banned a fan for playing the Circle Game on live TV. Supposedly, making a circle with your thumb and forefinger, commonly known as the “OK sign,” is now an indicator of white supremacy. Except, of course, it’s no such thing.

The Cubs fell for a dumb hoax perpetrated by some Internet pranksters who wanted to see if they could trick people into believing that the most innocuous gesture in the world is actually bad. It worked.

Another pack of rubes in Chicago just fell for the same hoax, and it’s going to cost them a pretty penny. Steve Schering, Chicago Tribune:

The Oak Park and River Forest High School board has decided to reprint the 2018-2019 yearbook after more than a dozen photos of students engaging in the “circle game” were discovered inside.

The high school will pay Jostens $53,794 to reprint the yearbooks…

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President Trump Walks Out On Meeting With Demented House Speaker Pelosi And Her Fellow DemoNazis – Fortune
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Donald Trump escalated his confrontation with House Democrats over their efforts to investigate his presidency, declaring he’d refuse to work with them on bipartisan policies including an infrastructure plan unless they halt their probes.

“Get these phony investigations over with,” Trump said he told House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Wednesday at the White House. Democrats said he stormed out of a scheduled meeting without letting them talk.

Minutes later, reporters were abruptly summoned to the White House Rose Garden, where a podium had been prepared for Trump to speak. He led off a lengthy, unscripted statement by complaining that Pelosi had accused him of conducting a “cover-up.”…

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DemoNazis Tied To Obama’s Pro-Iran ‘Echo Chamber’ Spread Terror Regime’s Anti-Trump Talking Points – Washington Free Beacon

A cadre of former top Obama administration figures and their allies in Congress have been working to amplify anti-Trump talking points issued by a senior Iranian regime official in what sources have described as an effort by Obama’s pro-Iran echo chamber to drive a wedge between President Donald Trump and his national security team.

As tensions mount between the United States and Iran, leading Democrats have become embroiled in controversy for widely repeating anti-Trump talking points first issued by Iran’s hardline regime.

Additionally, former top officials from the Obama administration have taken to social media and other outlets to push a narrative that Trump is at odds with his hawkish National Security Adviser John Bolton over how far to go in punishing Tehran for its global support of terrorism and continued efforts to secure contested nuclear technology.

The effort to push this narrative to the media has gained steam following a war of words between Trump and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif…

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Sleazy Porn Lawyer Michael Avenatti Indicted On Charges Of Defrauding Ex-Client Stormy Daniels, Identity Theft – Fox News
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Embattled attorney Michael Avenatti was charged by federal prosecutors in New York Wednesday with defrauding adult-film star Stormy Daniels, the client who propelled Avenatti into the national spotlight.

Avenatti, 48, faces one count of wire fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft. He faces up to 22 years in prison if convicted of those charges. Daniels is not named in the indictment, but a federal law enforcement official confirmed to Fox News that she is the client prosecutors claimed Avenatti defrauded.

Avenatti rocketed to fame representing Daniels when she sued to be released from a non-disclosure agreement involving an alleged tryst with President Trump in 2006…

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Project Veritas Wins Defamation Case; Undercover Journalism Vindicated – Project Veritas

A federal judge has issued a Directed Verdict in “Teter v. Project Veritas,” ruling that the plaintiff did not have the requisite evidence to support a defamation claim. Plaintiffs must prove deliberate malice on behalf of the defendant in order to prove defamation.

The Directed Verdict came on the third day of the trial. Project Veritas founder James O’Keefe, who was in Asheville, North Carolina for the trial, released the following statement.

“Let this be a lesson to all those who abuse our legal system to settle petty political disputes. The courts have once again vindicated our undercover methods and journalism. Project Veritas is 6-0 in lawsuits for a reason – the law is on our side.”

United States District Judge Martin Reidinger excused the jury late in the day on May 21 and invited arguments on why O’Keefe and Project Veritas should not be granted a Directed Verdict. The attorneys for Teter struggled to convince the judge, who would not allow the First Amendment to be trampled upon…

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HUD Secretary Ben Carson Says He Has A Duty To End Housing Assistance For Those Living With Illegals – CNS
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Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) grilled HUD Secretary Dr. Ben Carson on Tuesday about his plan to crack down on illegal immigrants who live in subsidized housing.

During the House Financial Services Committee’s HUD oversight hearing, Maloney complained that by ending subsidies for people living with illegal immigrants, Carson would be responsible for evicting 55,000 children who are U.S. citizens in households with “mixed immigration status.”

Chairwoman Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) complained in her opening statement that she was concerned about Carson’s “recent cruel proposal to terminate housing benefits for families that include individuals with mixed immigration statuses.”…

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‘Anti-Fascist’ Beer Company Owner Calls On Customers To Hit ‘Far-Right’ ‘Fascists’ In The Head With A Brick – PJ Media

As Europe goes to the polls to vote in the EU Parliamentary elections this week and with Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party forecast to gain the most votes in the UK, left-wing activists are acting out in an unprecedented manner.

In a recent tweet, the owner of a beer company in Manchester England urged his customers to hit “fascists” (like Farage and Tommy Robinson) over the head with a brick.

“Note to our customers: Please don’t throw out beer over fascists,” wrote Mike Marcus, the director and founder of the Chorlton Brewing Company. “Hit them over the head with a brick as is traditional.”

In his Twitter profile, Marcus describes himself as “Anti-fascist (any means necessary).”

When one of his followers responded to his tweet, saying it “sickened” her, Marcus doubled down, arguing that his call for violence was “acceptable.”

“The only possible end point of the political path espoused by the far right is genocide,” Marcus tweeted in response…

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Nevada Passes National Popular Vote Bill In Bid To Upend Electoral College – Wahington Times
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The Nevada Senate approved Tuesday a National Popular Vote bill on a party-line vote, sending the legislation aimed at upending the Electoral College to the governor.

Assembly Bill 186, which passed the Senate on a 12-8 vote, would bring Nevada into the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact, an agreement between participating states to cast their electoral votes for the winner of the popular vote.

If signed as expected by Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak, Nevada would become the 16th jurisdiction to join the compact, along with 14 states and the District of Columbia. The compact would take effect after states totaling 270 electoral votes, and with Nevada, the total would reach 195…

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NY Times: ‘Pregnancy Kills. Abortion Saves Lives’ – Breitbart

The New York Times has launched a full-court press on behalf of the abortion industry with an op-ed titled: “Pregnancy Kills. Abortion Saves Lives.”

Written by Warren M. Hern, who specializes in performing late-term abortions, the article asserts that every pregnancy poses a “serious health risk” to the mother.

“Pregnancy always comes with some irreducible risk of death,” Dr. Hern warns, whereas “abortion can be lifesaving.”

In his essay, Dr. Hern is reacting to the new Alabama law that significantly limits abortions in that state, suggesting that what legislators are restricting is a lifesaving procedure.

“Alabama’s new law claims that it does not prohibit abortion if there is a ‘reasonable medical judgment’ that the pregnancy poses a ‘serious health risk’ to the woman,” Hern notes. “But pregnancy itself poses a ‘serious health risk’ – including the risk of dying and losing all bodily functions.”…

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Washington Becomes First State To Allow Human Composting – Daily Wire
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The State of Washington is now officially offering a third option for how residents can handle the bodies of loved ones after they’ve passed on: they can be turned into compost.

On Tuesday, the state’s Democratic Governor, Jay Inslee, signed SB 5001 “concerning human remains” into law, which includes composting along with burials and cremations as a means of handling human remains. The law – the first of its kind in the U.S. – will go into effect on May 1, 2020.

The state’s House and Senate both passed the bill with bipartisan support and overwhelming majorities, and Inslee signed it into law after a trial study found that the process (also called “liquid cremation”) resulted in soil that “smelled like soil and nothing else,” Fox News reports…

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Trump Calls For Investigation Into Biden Family’s Links To Chinese Regime – Epoch Times

President Donald Trump said former Vice President Joe Biden should be investigated over allegations that his son’s investment firm received millions of dollars from the Chinese communist regime.

“It’s a disgrace,” Trump said on May 20 in a Fox News interview, after agreeing that the Biden family’s links with the Chinese regime should be investigated.

The allegations, which relate to Biden’s son Hunter Biden, were first raised in the 2018 book “Secret Empires: How the American Political Class Hides Corruption and Enriches Family and Friends” by author Peter Schweizer.

In the book, Schweizer alleges a deal took place in 2013 between the now-defunct investment firm Rosemont Seneca Partners – co-founded by Hunter Biden – and the state-run Bank of China.

“In December of 2013, Hunter Biden flies on Air Force 2 to Beijing, China, with his father…

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RV Dealer Won’t Stop Flying Massive American Flag Despite City Fines – Big League Politics
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Despite a longstanding battle with city officials and massive fines, the owners of Camping World in Statesville, N.C. are refusing to remove or downsize a massive American flag that flies on their property.

“Camping World posted a message to its Facebook page on Saturday saying the city has filed an injunction against Camping World, fining the company $50 per day going back to Oct. 15, 2018. That totals nearly $11,000,” according to WSOC-TV.

The company’s Facebook post had a message to city officials, too.

“This is about more than just the flag. This is about our Veterans, Military, and the men and women that have sacrificed for this great country…

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‘Save Chick-Fil-A’ Bill Passed By Texas House – Fox News

The controversial “Save Chick-fil-A” bill has been approved by the Texas House after being passed last week by the state Senate. On May 20, Senate Bill 1978, as it is formally known, was passed with a 79-62 vote in the House, advancing from a 19-12 vote in the Senate last Thursday.

“The bill as filed ensures religious beliefs are protected from discrimination. It’s about the First Amendment and freedom of speech, freedom of religion – those uniquely American rights,” bill author Sen. Bryan Hughes (R-Mineola) said of the legislation.

The policy would prevent the government from penalizing businesses for exercising their religious rights, a conversation that began after Chick-fil-A was barred from opening a location at the San Antonio Airport.

The San Antonio city council vote was decided after it was revealed that the fast-food chain donated millions in 2017 to Christian organizations that advocacy groups have labeled as discriminatory toward the LGBTQ community…

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‘Unplanned’ Film Banned In Canada For Its Life-Affirming Content – LifeSite
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Distribution companies are effectively banning the film Unplanned from screening in Canadian cinemas, according to the producers of the pro-life biopic. Speaking at an Ottawa news conference on May 8, producer Lisa Wheeler said, “We have been effectively blocked from distributing the film in Canada.”

Chuck Konzelman, the film’s writer, director, and producer, told LifeSiteNews via email that at least one of the two largest Canadian film distributors said “content” rather than a lack of consumer demand is the reason for banning the film.

According to Konzelman, Canadian law requires that films have distributors so that they can be shown theatrically. In addition, no rating from one of the provincial film boards can be granted, because the producers must list a distributor on the application forms to the film boards…

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Dems Demand Trump Stop Solving Nation’s Problems So They Can Impeach Him – Andrew Klavan

Democrats continue to toy with the idea of impeaching Donald Trump. On the one hand, it seems easier than trying to defeat him in an election. But on the other hand, there could be a lot of paper work involved plus they’d have to find a place to park near the Capitol building.

Congressman Jerry Nadler was interviewed while hiding under a bridge in hopes of devouring one of the three billy goats Gruff and he said, “We have fallen into a terrible imaginary crisis while voters just stand around apathetically admiring their new jobs or their new cars or the fact that they can now feed their families.

We need to make these people understand how hysterical I am or else we can’t even begin to tear this country apart over nothing.”…

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Senator Cruz Launches Investigation Into Yale Law School’s Treatment Of Christian Students, Organizations – CNS
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On Tuesday, Republican Texas Senator Ted Cruz announced that he is looking into potential “unconstitutional animus” and discrimination by Yale Law School against Christian students and organizations.

Cruz has sent two letters to Yale regarding his concern that the school is targeting traditional Christian values and sexual ethics, the senator’s press release explains:

“U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), chairman of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary’s Subcommittee on the Constitution, on Monday sent a letter to Yale Law School requesting that the school turn over documents related to its discriminatory policy against students serving in organizations professing traditional Christian views…

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Judge Orders Antifa Scumbag Yvette Felarca To Pay Judicial Watch’s Legal Fees For Her ‘Entirely Frivolous’ Lawsuit – Judicial Watch

Judicial Watch announced that a U.S. District Judge in California awarded Judicial Watch $22,000 in legal fees in a case filed by an Antifa organizer in an effort to block Judicial Watch from obtaining information about her activities.

Yvette Felarca, a middle school teacher in the Berkeley Unified School District (BUSD), and two co-plaintiffs were ordered to pay Judicial Watch $22,000 in attorney’s fees and $4,000 in litigation costs.

Felarca had sued the BUSD in federal court to keep the school district from fulfilling its legal obligation to provide Judicial Watch with records of their communications mentioning: Felarca, Antifa, and/or BAMN. Judicial Watch also asked for Felarca’s personnel file.

Felarca is a prominent figure in By Any Means Necessary (BAMN), a group founded by the Marxist Revolutionary Workers League that protests conservative speaking engagements. In 2016, Felarca and two of her allies were arrested and charged with several crimes…

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Judge Who Ruled Against Trump Over Tax Records Is An Obama Donor – Human Events
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Amit Mehta, a U.S. federal judge, thrust himself into the public spotlight with an opinion earlier this month calling for President Trump’s accounting firm to turn over the president’s financial records.

Coincidentally, Mehta also appears to be an Obama-Biden donor – a detail conveniently missed by most of the establishment media, if not all the fluff pieces covering his history as a lawmaker.

The D.C. District Court judge ruled in favor of the House Oversight Committee this Tuesday, providing what Vox calls the “Democrats’ first edge in their battle with the White House over congressional oversight.”…

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‘American Taliban’ John Walker Lindh Scheduled To Be Released Thursday – National Review

This week brings an amazing milestone: Johnny Walker Lindh, the “American Taliban” who was captured in Afghanistan by U.S. forces and Northern Alliance allies shortly after 9/11, is scheduled to be released from prison Thursday.

Lindh was sentenced to 20 years in prison but he is getting an early release for good behavior.

Last month, a federal judge in Virginia ordered that Lindh, 38, can’t have an internet-capable device without permission from his probation office, can’t view or access extremist or terrorism videos, and must allow the probation office to monitor his internet use.

But there are some ominous signs that Lindh hasn’t changed his tune much at all. Foreign Policy magazine reported in 2017 that the National Counterterrorism Center concluded, “As of May 2016, John Walker Lindh (USPER) – who is scheduled to be released in May 2019 after being convicted of supporting the Taliban – continued to advocate for global jihad and to write and translate violent extremist texts.”…

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Illegal Alien Convicted Of Raping Dog To Death Released By Sanctuary State – Breitbart
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An illegal alien convicted of raping a dog to death was released by the sanctuary state of Oregon after being sentenced to just 60 days in prison.

As Breitbart News reported, illegal alien Fidel Lopez, 52-years-old, was convicted last month and sentenced to 60 days in prison after raping his girlfriend’s small Lhasa Apso which led to the dog’s death. The judge in the case said he would have given the illegal alien more prison time but that 60 days is the maximum sentence allowed in Oregon.

Following his sentence, Lopez was immediately released because he had already served 60 days while waiting to stand trial. Despite his illegal alien status, Multnomah County, Oregon officials released Lopez back into the community…

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Buttigieg’s Radical Take On Jefferson Proves John F. Kennedy Would Be Republican Today – John Nolte

Mean Little Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s desire to erase Thomas Jefferson from history again proves John F. Kennedy would be a Republican today.

When asked on Friday if the Democrat Party’s annual Jefferson-Jackson dinner should be renamed “because both [Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson] were slaveholders,” Buttigieg was unambiguous about wanting to erase our country’s history, even as it pertains to an irreplaceable Founding Father like Jefferson:

Yeah, we’re doing that in Indiana. I think it’s the right thing to do. Over time, you develop and evolve on the things you choose to honor… Jefferson is more problematic. You know, there’s a lot to, of course, admire in his thinking and his philosophy. Then again, as you plunge into his writings, especially the notes on the state of Virginia, you know that he knew that slavery was wrong.

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Creepy Joe Biden Claims He ‘Started This Whole Thing’ On Climate Change – Washington Times
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Joe Biden says he was the guy who “started this whole thing” on climate change, which may come as a surprise to Al Gore.

Former Vice President Biden was asked Saturday by an activist with the US Youth Climate Strike if he would support a presidential climate debate hosted by her group, at which point he jumped in to tout his global-warming bona fides.

“By the way, I want you to know: I’m the guy that did all this stuff – read RealClearPolitics, it will tell you about how I started this whole thing back in ’87 with climate change,” he said at a campaign stop in video posted online.

Asked if he would commit to being a leader, he said, “I guarantee I’ll be a leader.”…

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Tesla Issues Software Update To Prevent Cars From Randomly Bursting Into Flames – Zero Hedge
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For those that were alarmed by our reports over the last three weeks of Teslas in China and Hong Kong appearing to spontaneously combust, don’t worry: there’s a software update for that. At least, that is the company line that Tesla wants you to believe while it continues to investigate the cause of recent incidents of parked Tesla vehicles catching fire for apparently no reason at all.

Tesla has started putting out a software update that will change battery charge and thermal management settings in Model S sedans and Model X SUVs, according to TechCrunch.

Tesla claims that the software update is being done out of “an abundance of caution”. The company says it’s supposed to “protect the battery and improve its longevity”…

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Alabama Governor Kay Ivey Signs Abortion Ban Into Law – Breitbart

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) signed the Human Life Protection Act into law, one that makes most abortions in the state at any point during pregnancy illegal, except those necessary in order to prevent “a serious health risk to the unborn child’s mother.”

“Today, I signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act, a bill that was approved by overwhelming majorities in both chambers of the Legislature,” Ivey said Wednesday upon signing the bill. “To the bill’s many supporters, this legislation stands as a powerful testament to Alabamians’ deeply held belief that every life is precious and that every life is a sacred gift from God.”

“To all Alabamians, I assure you that we will continue to follow the rule of law,” the governor continued, observing the law is similar to the law in Alabama prior to 1973:

In all meaningful respects, this bill closely resembles an abortion ban that has been a part of Alabama law for well over 100 years…

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Trump Signs Executive Order To Prevent Foreign Espionage Through Communication Networks – Townhall
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President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order declaring a national emergency to protect America’s communication networks. The move was made as a way of allowing the federal government to prevent companies from doing business with other countries, including the Chinese firm Huawei, the Washington Post reported.

In particular, Trump is concerned that the United States’ adversaries are exploiting our telecom technology and services’ vulnerabilities.

“The President has made it clear that this Administration will do what it takes to keep America safe and prosperous, and to protect America from foreign adversaries who are actively and increasingly creating and exploiting vulnerabilities in information and communications technology infrastructure…

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Virginia Uber Driver Turns Out To Be Alleged Somali War Criminal – Big League Politics

An Uber driver in Virginia turns out to be an accused Somali war criminal known for torturing enemies, according to Wednesday reports.

“I do this full time,” Yusuf Abdi Ali told CNN reporters who hitched a ride with him. “They just want your background check, that’s it.”

Ali’s background check apparently turned up no crimes in American databases, but a quick internet search of his name shows that he is alleged to have brutally killed several people in his native Somalia. A Somali farmer, Farhan Warfaa, traveled all the way to the United States to sue Ali in civil court, alleging that Ali shot his brother five times at point blank-range after torturing him.

“Ali was the commander of the Somali army’s notorious fifth brigade responsible for “gross human rights abuses” in the separatist province of Somaliland during the Barre regime of the 1970s and 1980s, according to the complaint brought by the California-based Center for Justice and Accountability,” said a Guardian report…

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Go Pound Sand!: White House Refuses Democrat-Controlled House Judiciary Committee’s Request For Documents – The Hill
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The White House is rejecting a sweeping request from the House Judiciary Committee for documents, suggesting the panel is attempting a “do-over” of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe and calling on it to narrow its scope.

“It appears that the Committee’s inquiry is designed, not to further a legitimate legislative purpose, but rather to conduct a pseudo law enforcement investigation on matters that were already the subject of the Special Counsel’s long-running investigation and are outside the constitutional authority of the legislative branch,”

White House counsel Pat Cipollone asserted in a 12-page letter to House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) on Wednesday…

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Traveling Carnival Worker Confesses To Killing 3 Young Women In Less Than 3 Weeks; Claims All Were Accidents – Crime Online

Authorities in Virginia say a traveling carnival worker has confessed to multiple murders. According to WJHL, 23-year-old James Wright says he dumped the bodies of female victims from three separate homicides in the same body of water – the North Fork Holston River near Mendota in Washington County.

The women had been reported missing earlier this year, specifically a few weeks beginning at the end of February. Officials from local rescue agencies took part in a search of the area on Friday.

According to court records, Wright told investigators that he had met each of the victims through his position with a carnival. He is accused of storing a .22-caliber rifle at his grandparents’ residence, using the same firearm in each homicide.

The first alleged victim was Elizabeth Vanmeter, who was reported missing in mid-March. He reportedly told police that he accidentally killed her after a fight on February 28 and initially buried her body near his home…

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Alabama Senate Passes Bill Making Abortion A Felony – Washington Times
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The Alabama Senate on Tuesday passed the country’s most restrictive ban on abortion, outlawing the practice even in cases of rape and incest and providing an exception only when the life of the mother is in danger.

The measure, one of several proposals to curb abortion being pushed in various states, could ultimately spark a legal battle that paves the way for a new challenge to the U.S. Supreme Court’s 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that generally legalized abortion in the United States

“It’s to address the issue that Roe. v. Wade was decided on. Is that baby in the womb a person?” said Rep. Terri Collins, the bill’s sponsor. The Senate passed the bill on a 25-6 vote, after the House passed it 74-3 several weeks ago…

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Trapped Nebraska Farmer Cuts Off Own Leg With Pen Knife – BBC News

A Nebraska farmer has sawed off his own leg with a pen knife after becoming trapped in farming equipment. Kurt Kaser, 63, was moving grain from one silo to another when he was pulled into an auger – a tube with an interior shaped like a screw.

He was forced to cut off his lower leg with a 3in (7.6cm) pen knife and crawl to the nearest phone for help.

The farmer spent weeks in hospital and rehabilitation before returning home to Pender near the Iowa border on Friday.

The farmer was working alone on his 1,500-acre (607-hectare) property on 19 April when the accident occurred. Unable to find his phone to call for help, Mr Kaser watched as the machine tore his foot off and mangled his lower leg as it pulled him further inside.

The farmer then took out his pen knife and cut off what remained of his limb below the knee.

“The bone stuck out down to my ankle,” told Omaha World-Herald…

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Montana Governor Joins Horde Of Democrat Presidential Candidates, Then Promptly Embarrasses Himself – Right Scoop
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Some nameless Montana Governor decided to waste a lot of time, effort, and money and join the HORDE of Democratic candidates heading like witless socialist lemmings into the Trump meat grinder. Then he completely embarrassed himself, his family and his ancestors. In public.

Dayammmmm. Buddy, seriously. If you’re running for president you better be prepared for the question, “uhm, who are you and why should I vote for you?” And when that is asked, you better damn well have a better response than, “uhm, I’m a dad.”

Wow. NOT that there’s anything wrong with dads, I would vote for a dad for president. BUT. You need more than that. So, uh, google yourself and see what, if any, qualifications for president you might have accidentally picked up…

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Why Freedom Of Speech Should Apply To Google, Facebook And The Internet – Daniel Greenfield

“But, it’s a private company.”

It’s a familiar argument. Bring up the problem of Google, Facebook and Twitter suppressing conservative speech and many conservatives will retort that it’s a free market. The big dot com monopolies created their own companies, didn’t they? And we wouldn’t want government regulation of business.

In a FOX Business editorial, Iain Murray writes that breaking up dot coms like Google would be “a repudiation of conservative principles”. He argues that “Twitter is a private company” and that “there is no positive right to free speech on Twitter or any other private venue.”

“The same goes for the president’s attacks on Google and the complaints of conservative censorship,” Diane Katz writes at the Heritage Institute. “These private enterprises are not obligated to abide any sort of partisan fairness doctrine.”

The talking point that Google, Facebook and Twitter are private companies that can discriminate as they please on their private platforms, and that the First Amendment doesn’t apply, is in the air everywhere…

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Comedy Legend Tim Conway, Star Of ‘The Carol Burnett Show,’ Dead At 85 – Fox News
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Tim Conway, the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actor who embodied a gang of hilarious characters on “The Carol Burnett Show,” including the Oldest Man and Mr. Tudball, has died at age 85.

Conway died Tuesday morning after a long illness in Los Angeles, according to his rep Howard Bragman. His daughter, Kelly, told Fox News on Tuesday her father is “at peace now.”

“The love he gave us, and the laughter he gave the world will never be replaced, but will be remembered forever,” Kelly told us. “He is at peace now but I will miss him every second of every day until we meet again in heaven. We knew he would have to leave us someday, but that day came too soon…

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Oklahoma Man Tells Eloy Police Wife Died, But He Took Her Along For Rest Of Road Trip – Arizona Republic

A 70-year-old man was stopped on Interstate 10 in Arizona on Monday with his dead wife strapped in the passenger seat.

Eloy police, in a statement released Monday, said Rodney Puckett of Oklahoma was stopped in the area of Toltec Road, south of Casa Grande, by an Eloy police detective for a traffic violation.

The officer, identified as Eloy Detective Adam Edmonds, was speaking with Puckett when he noticed a dead woman sitting in the passenger seat, police said. The woman was identified as Puckett’s wife, 74-year-old Linda Puckett.

Rodney Puckett explained to Edmonds that he and his wife had been on a road trip when his wife died at a hotel in Texas.

“He moved her body into their vehicle, continuing towards their destination,” the police statement said…

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Monsanto Forced To Pay $2 Billion In Damages After Jury Determines RoundUp Caused Cancer – Big League Politics
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Controversial chemical company Monsanto will be forced to pay a stunning $2 billion in damages after a California jury found their herbicide RoundUp had resulted in two plaintiffs being diagnosed with cancer.

Plaintiffs Alva and Alberta Pilliod claimed that they developed non-Hodgkin lymphoma as the result of using RoundUp for decades, and the jury found their claims to be credible. There are over 13,000 of these types of lawsuits pending, and the precedent could pose a serious threat to the corporate giant.

The Alameda County Superior Court’s findings come in contradiction with declarations made by federal bureaucrats. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently released a statement claiming that glyphosate, the active ingredient in RoundUp, poses no public safety hazard…

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Ramadan Rage 2019: Jihadis Kill 165, Wound 145 In First Week – Breitbart

Islamic terrorists, mainly the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL), carried out more than 30 attacks in over ten countries during the first week of the ongoing holy month of Ramadan, killing at least 166 people and injuring 155 others, a Breitbart News count shows.

That means, so far, jihadis have killed an average of 24 people and injured 22 others each day during the first week of the holy month. In 2019, Ramadan, a time when Islamic extremists believe Allah doubly rewards martyrdom and jihad, began at sunset on May 5 and is expected to last through sundown on June 4.

Breitbart News’ count excludes attacks that took place on May 5. This week, the Ramadan death toll covers 33 incidents that took place in ten countries between May 6 and 12: Afghanistan, Benin, Burkina Faso, Iraq, Pakistan, Kenya, Somalia, Libya, Mali, Nigeria, Pakistan, and Syria.

During the first week of the holiest month for Muslims, Breitbart News determined that Afghanistan (61 deaths, 44 injuries) and Iraq (29 deaths, 27 injuries) were the deadliest countries…

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ICE Breaks Up Massive Marriage Fraud Scheme, Charges Nearly 100 People – Epoch Times
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Nearly 100 people have been indicted, including an attorney, for participating in a massive marriage fraud ring in Houston, Texas, according to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The federal agency said the grand jury returned an indictment on April 30 with 206 counts, charging 96 people. So far, 50 people are in custody, according to the agency.

According to the indictment, the scam involves creating sham marriages to help foreign people to attain immigration status and admission into the United States. The main purpose of the scam was to circumvent U.S. immigration laws.

“Marriage fraud is a serious crime,” said District Director Tony Bryson from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Houston.

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Attorney General William Barr Appoints U.S. Attorney To Look Into Origins Of FBI Probe – Breitbart

Attorney General William Barr has assigned the United States attorney in Connecticut to look into the origins of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s probe into the Trump campaign, according to reports.

Barr has appointed John Durham for the assignment, according to the New York Times. Durham has a history of investigating potential wrongdoing among national security officials.

Barr sent shockwaves through Washington after he acknowledged earlier this year during a hearing that he would review the origins of the FBI’s investigation into the Trump campaign, and again when he referred to those activities as “spying.”

Specifically, he has said he wants to review whether the FBI had appropriate predicate for spying on the Trump campaign, for example, when it sought a surveillance warrant against former campaign adviser Carter Page.

Barr’s assignment of Durham may indicate that his review of the origins warrants further investigation and action…

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Initial U.S. Analysis Shows Iran Likely Behind Attack On Saudi Oil Tankers – Washington Examiner
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A preliminary U.S. assessment indicates Iran was likely behind the attack that caused “significant damage” to two Saudi oil tankers on Sunday, according to a new report.

A U.S. official told the Wall Street Journal that the early findings in the ongoing analysis show Iran was likely behind the attack that occurred near the Persian Gulf as the two vessels were attempting to head into the Persian Gulf through the Strait of Hormuz.

Saudi energy minister Khalid al-Falih announced the vessels were attacked on Sunday along with at least two other oil-industry vessels. He also said that one of the ships was traveling to a Saudi port in the Persian Gulf to load oil that would head to the U.S.

Few details were offered, but Saudi officials said the engine on the tanker caught fire…

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School District In Washington State Caught Giving Muslim Students “Special Privileges” And Teaching Lessons On Ramadan – Gateway Pundit

Here we go again – Islam, with the help of Hamas front group CAIR is creeping into public schools in Washington state and parents are fighting back.

A cease and desist letter was sent to a school district in Washington state that pushed Islam onto students and was promoted through a Ramadan policy that gave Muslim students ‘special status.’

This is the second school district that has been caught promoting this ridiculous Ramadan policy just in the last week – and surprise, surprise, the ‘Ramadan policy’ was recommended by terror-tied CAIR [Council on American Islamic Relations].

CAIR also suggested that teachers greet students in Arabic (Islamic supremacy) as part of the Ramadan policy.

Ramadan, which falls between May 5 – June 5 this year is considered by Muslims to be their holy month, however, it is a month filled with bloody terrorist attacks…

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Facebook Nazis Shut Down Pro-Populist Italian Pages Before EU Elections – Breitbart
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Facebook has shut down 23 major populist Italian pages with 2.5 million followers just two weeks before the European elections. According to Italian media, the majority of the pages supported the populist parties La Lega (The League) and the 5-Star Movement (M5S) – who currently govern Italy in a temporary coalition.

Facebook has justified its dramatic move by claiming that the sites shared fake news, so-called “hate speech”, and “divisive content” regarding immigrants, vaccines, and Jewish people.

Facebook used information from a report produced by a left-progressive NGO called Avaaz, which deals with “human rights” and environmental campaigns…

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Supreme Court Rules iPhone Users Can Sue Apple Over Alleged App Monopoly – PJ Media

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that iPhone users can sue Apple over its alleged monopoly on iPhone apps. Apple argued that users cannot bring the lawsuit because the company is only selling the apps at the prices set by app developers.

This kind of lawsuit brings triple damages against the company. Justice Brett Kavanaugh wrote the majority opinion, representing himself and the four liberals on the Court. Justice Neil Gorsuch wrote the dissenting opinion, representing himself and the three other conservatives.

“Several customers contend that Apple charges too much for apps. The customers argue, in particular, that Apple has monopolized the retail market for the sale of apps and has unlawfully used its monopolistic power to charge consumers higher-than-competitive prices,” Kavanaugh wrote. He called this “a classic antitrust claim.”

The Supreme Court majority did not “assess the merits of the plaintiffs’ antitrust claims against Apple,” and only focused on one defense from Apple…

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Former St. Paul City Council Candidate Gets Probation For Posting Revenge Porn Of Wife On Campaign Site – Law & Crime
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A former candidate for the St. Paul City Council was sentenced Friday after he put a topless photo of his estranged wife on his campaign website.

David Martinez is set to spend two years on probation for a count of non-consensual dissemination of private sexual images, according to The Pioneer Press. The judge ordered him to get a mental health evaluation, stay away from drugs and alcohol, and not contact his spouse. He got credit for 12 days time-served, but would spend almost a year in jail if he violates probation.

Martinez pleaded guilty in March, with prosecutors agreeing to drop the charge from a felony to a gross misdemeanor…

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Denver Votes To Become First U.S. City To Decriminalize ‘Magic Mushrooms’ – Reuters
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Denver will become the first city in the United States to decriminalize magic mushrooms, based on final unofficial results on Wednesday of a ballot initiative about the hallucinogenic drug.

The initiative called for Colorado’s capital to end the imposition of criminal penalties for individuals at least 21 years of age for using or possessing psilocybin, widely known as magic mushrooms.

The Denver Elections Divisions will certify results on May 16, but the final count on its website on Wednesday was 50.56 percent of voters in favor and 49.44 percent against. If the initiative is approved, psilocybin would still remain illegal under both Colorado and federal law…

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L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Will “Tackle” Homelessness By Painting Murals Of Homeless People – Washington Standard

The mayor of Los Angeles, a city with a burgeoning homeless population, wants to “help” by painting murals of those who don’t have permanent homes. Only in Los Angeles could an idea so ridiculous be hailed as a means to “tackle” the homeless crisis gripping our nation.

Eric Garcetti, the mayor of LA, outlined his new plan to tackle the region’s skyrocketing homeless population this week. Garcetti said we must now “recognize our common humanity” with murals “highlighting” his city’s escalating housing crisis.

The nation’s second largest city has an estimated 50,000 people living on the streets as rising rents and increased crime threaten to make the crisis worse in the coming months.

“To end homelessness, we have to recognize our common humanity. The #DearNeighborLA murals send a strong message of support for housing homeless Angelenos. The first mural highlights LaShawn, a homeless mother in South L.A. who is working to provide for her son,” posted the Mayor on social media…

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Rep. Jim Jordan: “It’s Called Spying”, And The FBI “Did It” Against Trump – CNS
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House Judiciary Committee member Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) said Wednesday that the Democrats are voting to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress and destroy his reputation and authority overall because they are afraid that he is going to investigate how a corrupt FBI and DOJ spied on the Trump campaign in 2016 based on a salacious dossier paid for by the Democratic National Committee and the Clinton campaign.

The fabricated dossier was used to help launch the special counsel investigation, which concluded after two years and $35 million that the Trump campaign did not collude with Russia.

At the House Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday where the Democrats voted to hold Barr in contempt for his refusal to release the un-redacted version of the Mueller Report, Jordan said, “Bill Barr is following the law…

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Drunk Illegal Alien Accused Of Killing Couple And Their 10-Year-Old Daughter In Vehicle Crash – Breitbart

An illegal alien, who previously self-deported to Mexico, has been arrested and charged with vehicular manslaughter after allegedly killing a couple and their 10-year-old daughter in a drunk driving crash.

Ismael Huazo-Jardinez, a 33-year-old illegal alien, is accused of crashing into the trailer home of 38-year-old Jose Alberto Pacheco and 34-year-old Anna Grisalda Pacheco, the parents of a 10-year-old daughter, Angel Alberto Pacheco-Espinoza, and an 11-year-old daughter, in Sutter County, California, over the weekend.

Huazo-Jardinez, according to police, was driving drunk when he crashed into the Pacheco’s home. The family of four was asleep. The crash left both Jose Pacheco and his wife, Anna Pacheco, dead, along with their daughter Angel Pacheco-Espinoza.

The only surviving family member, their 11-year-old daughter, remains in the hospital following multiple surgeries, according to the Daily Mail…

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Creepy Joe Biden: U.S. Has “Obligation” To Give Healthcare To “Undocumented” Immigrants – Daily Wire
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Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden said during a campaign stop in California on Wednesday that the United States has an “obligation” to give healthcare to illegal aliens.

“I think that anyone who is in a situation where they’re in need of healthcare, regardless of whether they are documented or undocumented, we have an obligation to see that they are cared for,” Biden said in Los Angeles. “That’s why I think we need more clinics around the country.”

Biden dismissed the notion that many illegal aliens come into the United States illegally through the southern border despite the fact that immigration arrests along the border are at a 12-year high…

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“It’s Pornography”: Parents Outraged As California Targets Kindergartners With Transgender Propaganda – Gateway Pundit

California is targeting children as young as Kindergarten with transgender propaganda in a revised sex education guide for teachers. Even more appalling, middle school students and high schoolers (minor pre-teens/teens) would be recommended to read obscene books describing graphic sex acts.

The California State Board of Education was scheduled Wednesday to consider feedback on teaching about various health topics such as sex ed, tobacco, alcohol and nutrition.

The overhauling of the sex ed curriculum, including gender identity and transgender propaganda to 5-year-olds didn’t go over so well with many parents.

The Associated Press reported that one suggested book for high schoolers is “S.E.X.: The All-You-Need-to-Know Sexuality Guide to Get You Through Your Teens and Twenties.” It includes descriptions of anal sex, bondage and other sexual activity – depictions California Family Council President Jonathan Keller described as “obscene.”…

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Christopher Steele Made Damning Pre-FISA Confession; FBI Retroactively Classified – Zero Hedge
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Former British spy Christopher Steele made a stunning admission during an October 11, 2016 meeting with Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Kathleen Kavalec, just 10 days before the FBI used his now-discredited dossier to justify securing a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) warrant to spy on Trump campaign aide Carter Page and the campaign’s ties to Russia, according to The Hill’s John Solomon.

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Kathleen Kavalec’s written account of her Oct. 11, 2016, meeting with FBI informant Christopher Steele shows the Hillary Clinton campaign-funded British intelligence operative admitted that his research was political and facing an Election Day deadline. – The Hill…

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Six Reasons Why You Should Ignore The UN’s Species Extinction Report – James Delingpole

The United Nations has produced a report warning that a million species are threatened with extinction.

Here is why you shouldn’t take it seriously. It’s politics, not science.

The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), which produced the report, is a political organisation not a scientific one. Just like its sister organisation the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – IPCC – in fact.

As Donna Laframboise notes here, both exist purely to give a fig leaf of scientific credibility to the UN’s ‘sustainability’ agenda.

When the IPBES was established in 2010, we were informed point blank that its purpose was “to spearhead the battle against the destruction of the natural world.”

In other words, there’s all sorts of deception here. This is no sober scientific body, which examines multiple perspectives, and considers alternative hypotheses…

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Ocasio-Cortez Blown Away By First Experience With A Garbage Disposal – New Youk Post
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New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is learning a lot of new things in Washington – including what a garbage disposal is. The 29-year-old freshman congresswoman posted photos and videos on Instagram showing the apparently “terrifying” contraption at work in her swanky DC apartment and saying she’d never seen one before.

“OK everyone I need your help because I just moved into this apartment a few months ago and I just flipped a switch and it made that noise and it scared the daylights out of me,” Ocasio-Cortez can be heard saying in footage.

“I am told this is a garbage disposal. I’ve never seen a garbage disposal. I never had one in any place I’ve ever lived,” she later said…

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Appeals Court Rules Trump Can Send Asylum Seekers To Mexico – Daily Caller

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that President Donald Trump has the authority to send asylum seekers to Mexico as they wait for the United States to adjudicate their claims, handing the president a big win on immigration policy.

The “Remain in Mexico” policy seeks to curb catch-and-release by denying fraudulent asylum seekers the incentive of being released into the interior of the U.S. while their cases proceed in immigration courts.

The circuit court overruled an earlier decision by San Francisco Judge Richard Seeborg, who blocked Trump’s policy on the grounds that the administration was making the asylum process too difficult and could be putting migrants at further risk by demanding they stay in Mexico.

The Ninth Circuit temporarily issued a stay in mid-April while they reviewed the case, allowing the Trump administration to continue the policy until further notice…

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Here’s The Viral Anti-Biden Parody Site That’s Outranking His Real Site On Google – Daily Wire
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Google “Joe Biden website” and one of the first non-ad results you’ll find is the link to JoeBiden.info, which is supposedly promoting “Joe Biden for President 2020” – but while you’ll certainly find information about the Democratic presidential frontrunner at the site, it’s not the kind of information the former vice president is hoping to push out to voters.

That’s because JoeBiden.info is a parody site created by a self-described “closest to a libertarian” man who continues to be amazed at how many actual Biden supporters fall for the overtly anti-Biden site.

“Uncle Joe is back and ready to take a hands-on approach to America’s problems!” the parody site announces at the top of its homepage…

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Bud Light… In The Loafers: Anheuser-Busch Goes Rainbow Gay In May – CNS

Bud Light, made by Anheuser-Busch, is launching “its first-ever rainbow aluminum bottle to celebrate World Pride” from May 12 to June 30, a period devoted to promoting and celebrating the agenda of lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgenders (LGBT).

“Bud Light has been a supporter of the LGBTQ+ community since the 80s and we are excited to continue our long-standing partnership with GLAAD by collaborating with them on this new commemorative bottle that celebrates the LGBTQ+ community and everything GLAAD does to support it,” said Andy Goeler, vice president of marketing for Bud Light, in a statement.

GLAAD is a pro-homosexual goup founded in 1985 by a small group of writers and journalists. As it states on its website, “For over 30 years,” GLAAD has been at the forefront of cultural change, accelerating acceptance for the LGBTQ community.”

“The way we see it, our beer is for everyone to enjoy, so we are looking forward to seeing Pride bottles at bars throughout the month of June and beyond,” said Goeler…

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Georgia Governor Brian Kemp Signs Fetal Heartbeat Anti-Abortion Bill Into Law – Fox News
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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed the “heartbeat” bill into law Tuesday morning.

Kemp kept his campaign promise in signing the bill, HB 481, technically called the “Living Infants Fairness and Equality (LIFE) Act,” which will prohibit abortions in the state after a heartbeat is detected, as early as six weeks into a pregnancy. The law allows exceptions in the case of rape, incest, or if the life of the mother is in danger.

Before the signing of the bill, State Rep. Ed Setzler pointed to science, law, and the simple fact that common sense says a beating heart is a sign of life and those children should receive the full protection of the law. State Sen. Renee Unterman, a former nurse who ushered the bill through the state Senate, said she has waited her entire time as a legislator for this moment, calling it the “culmination of my political career.”…

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Amid Economic Shambles, Terror: Venezuela’s Chavista Thugs Begin Beheading Dissidents – American Thinker

Apparently, there is no rock bottom to the hell that is Venezuela. Out of the economic shambles – quintuple-digit inflation, food shortages, expropriations, medical meltdown, blackouts, and ruined democracy – terror is now emerging.

Not just street crime, but the kind of reign of terror that went on during the French Revolution, or Lenin’s red terror, or Stalin’s extended horrors, or Castro’s paredon, or Mao’s cultural revolution, or Pol Pot’s Cambodia.

A sort of late-stage, demonic killing spree in the interest of consolidating the hellhole into an absolute dictatorship. Theoretically, the tottering dictatorship then is embraced by relieved citizens of these murder-ravaged hellholes to give thanks for stability’ over the bloodshed that came before.

It’s a sort of collective battered woman syndrome and aspiring tyrants know very well that it works. In Venezuela, it’s the next thing on the socialist menu, and it’s extremely ugly…

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‘Legally Unchallengeable’: ICE To Deputize Police In Sanctuary Cities To Detain Illegals – Washington Times
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Homeland Security officials announced a program Monday that they said will give some police a way to duck sanctuary city policies and still cooperate with ICE by turning over illegal immigrants for deportation.

The plan, announced jointly with Florida sheriffs, would train local police and deputies to arrest people in their prisons and jails based on federal immigration warrants and hold them for up to two days, giving time for deportation officers to collect them.

Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri was the first to sign on. He said he will send 40 deputies for training – enough to make sure at least one is on duty to serve a warrant should U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement alert the department to a target…

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Major Mueller Report Omissions Suggest Incompetence Or A Coverup – Zero Hedge

Robert Mueller’s 448-page “Investigation into Russian Interference in the 2016 Presidential Election” contains at least two major omissions which suggest that the special counsel and his entire team of world-class Democrat attorneys are either utterly incompetent, or purposefully concealing major crimes committed against the Trump campaign and the American people.

First, according to The Federalist’s Margot Cleveland (a former law clerk of nearly 25 years and instructor at the college of business at the University of Notre Dame) – the Mueller report fails to consider whether the dossier authored by former MI6 spy Christopher Steele was Russian disinformation, and Steele was not charged with lying to the FBI.

The Steele dossier, which consisted of a series of memorandum authored by the former MI6 spy, detailed intel purportedly provided by a variety of Vladimir Putin-connected sources.

Steele identified Source A as “a senior Russian Foreign Ministry figure”…

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Creepy Joe Biden Says He ‘Doesn’t Have Time’ To Explain His Healthcare Plan – Daily Wire
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Joe Biden wants you to vote for him so you can find out what’s in his healthcare plan. That sounds familiar.

During his first weeks as an official presidential candidate, Biden has talked extensively about healthcare being a human “right” (health insurance, however, is not a right) and said he would give everyone the chance to buy into Medicare, stopping just short of supporting rival candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) “Medicare-for-all” plan.

The plan would apparently allow Americans to stop relying on private health insurance, but Biden has so far not provided details on how exactly he would get us there…

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Leftist Thug With Chainsaw Threatens “Oregon Women For Trump” Highway Protesters – Gateway Pundit

The “Oregon Women for Trump” group held a highway overpass rally on the Harlow Road overpass on Sunday in Oregon. The women for Trump group brought US flags and MAGA signs to wave at drivers as they went by.

Unfortunately, this was too much for the local leftists. Antifa thugs organized a counter mob to attack the Women for Trump protesters. The antifa protesters blared horns and chanted insults at the Women for Trump supporters.

The leftist Antifa mob wore masks. Even their children wore masks. Only one side covered their faces.

And one antifa thug brought a chainsaw to threaten the women. According to our source at the rally, “He got really close to some of us waving that thing.”

Police were called in to keep the groups separated – because the antifa protesters were threatening violence…

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Pennsylvania’s First Openly Gay Representative Attacks Elderly Woman Praying In Front Of Planned Parenthood – PJ Media
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In what can only be described as a gross violation of the code of conduct befitting a member of the Pennsylvania General Assembly, new member Brian Sims (D-Philadelphia) openly harassed an elderly pro-life woman praying outside a Planned Parenthood in his district.

Not only did Sims, the first openly (and rabidly) gay representative behave like a threatening bully, but he may have committed a crime. According to the Pennsylvania code, criminal harassment is defined thus:

A person commits the crime of harassment when, with intent to harass, annoy or alarm another, the person: (1) strikes, shoves, kicks or otherwise subjects the other person to physical contact, or attempts or threatens to do the same; (2) follows the other person in or about a public place or places…

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YouTube’s Sinister Pedophile Community Continues To Flourish – Daily Caller

YouTube has cracked down on the comment sections of videos featuring minors in them – sort of. Many videos that have young children in them still have comment sections and are still being used to exploit children.

But something far more sinister is skating by YouTube’s algorithms: advertisements for child pornography.

After vlogger Matt Watson released a video that showed how the comment section of videos with minors in them was being used to exploit children, YouTube was forced to take a stance. In March, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki said, “We are no longer going to allow comments on videos that are featuring young minors and older minors that are engaged in risky behavior.”

YouTube later clarified that “A small number of creators will be able to keep comments enabled on these types of videos. These channels will be required to actively moderate their comments, beyond just using our moderation tools, and demonstrate a low risk of predatory behavior.”…

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Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib Stand With Iran Over Terror Attacks In Israel – Neon Nettle
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Controversial Democrats Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib have stood with Iran’s regime in support of Palestinian terrorists attacking Israel. Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar and Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib, two of three Muslim members of Congress, expressed their support for the rocket attacks against Israel over the weekend.

Since Friday, the Palestinian terrorist groups Islamic Jihad and Hamas fired over 700 rockets into Israel during unprovoked terrors attacks. Israel responded by firing back, strategically destroying military capabilities of the terror groups and killing one of the heads of Hamas.

In response to the attacks, Reps. Tlaib and Omar blasted Israel for oppressing and targetting the rocket firing, people of Palestine…

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Trump Reverses Slew Of Obama-Era Cuba Policies In New Crackdown – Fox News
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The Trump administration on Wednesday rescinded several Obama-era policies toward Cuba, while imposing tough sanctions against Venezuela and Nicaragua – as part of a new crackdown on what National Security Adviser John Bolton dubbed the “three stooges of socialism.”

Bolton outlined the steps during an event in Coral Gables, Fla., honoring veterans of the United States’ failed 1961 Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba. Among the moves being taken against Cuba, the Trump administration is restricting non-family travel to the island and limiting the amount of remittances a person in the U.S. can send to family in Cuba to $1,000 per quarter.

Bolton also announced additions to the Cuba Restrict List, which prohibits direct financial transactions with entities tied to the communist nation’s military, intelligence, and security services…

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Psychology Professor Who Was Fired For Dissenting From Transgender Orthodoxy Fights Back With Lawsuit – College Fix

Professor Allan Josephson was hired by the University of Louisville in 2003 to lead its “struggling” Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology.

That according to a lawsuit the scholar and psychiatrist recently filed against his former employer, this after he worked there for nearly 15 years, turned the division around, and built a program that “now has a national reputation.”

“He provided such superlative leadership that his supervisor… awarded him perfect marks in his 2014, 2015, and 2016 annual reviews,” the suit states. So why did the university fire him in February 2019?

According to his lawsuit, it’s because some of his peers were upset that Dr. Josephson openly dissents from the transgrander orthodoxy that says gender dysphoria should be embraced, encouraged, accepted and treated as a normal and healthy by the medical community.

The Alliance Defending Freedom is representing Josephson in his suit against several University of Louisville officials…

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Man Nabbed After Walking Into St. Patrick’s Cathedral With Gas Cans, Lighters – New York Post
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A man was nabbed Wednesday night walking into St. Patrick’s Cathedral with four gallons of gasoline, lighter fluid and lighters, police said.

Marc Lamparello, 37, of New Jersey, entered the historic Midtown church about 8 p.m. with the flammable paraphernalia, but was quickly intercepted by church security, law enforcement sources said.

He turned around, but spilled some gas in the process, prompting the guards to alert counter-terrorism cops stationed outside the church.

When questioned, Lamparello claimed he was simply cutting through the church to get to Madison Avenue because his van, which was parked outside on Fifth Avenue, ran out of gas…

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HUD Planning Crackdown On Illegal Aliens Taking Advantage Of Public Housing – Daily Caller

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will be proposing a new rule that further prevents illegal immigrants from taking advantage of public housing assistance, The Daily Caller has learned.

Section 214 of the Housing and Community Development Act prevents non-citizens from obtaining financial housing assistance. However, the presence of so-called “mixed families” has complicated the enforcement of the rule.

Illegal immigrants have previously been able to skirt the restrictions by living with family members who are U.S. citizens and receive subsidized housing through HUD.

HUD intends to roll out a proposal over the next few weeks that prohibits any illegal immigrant from residing in subsidized housing, even if they are not the direct recipient of the benefit. HUD currently estimates that tens of thousands of HUD-assisted households are headed by non-citizens…

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NXIVM Sex-Cult Prosecutors Have Evidence Of Illegal Clinton Campaign Contributions For “Political Influence” – Zero Hedge
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U.S. Attorney Richard Donoghue asked a federal judge last month for permission to present a mountain of new evidence in the NXIVM sex-cult trial – including evidence of an “illegal scheme to exceed contribution limits to a presidential primary campaign,” in the “hopes of obtaining political influence to advance their own agenda,” according to a March court filing.

“At the suggestion of a political operative, who has since pleaded guilty to an unrelated New York state bribery charge also involving campaign contributions, the contributions were “bundled” and presented to the candidate at a fundraising event attended by conspirators,” the filing continues.

And whose “presidential primary campaign” did the group allegedly attempt to buy influence with?…

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Feds: 1 In 4 Inmates Are Foreign-Born, Costing U.S. Taxpayers $1.4 Billion Annually – Breitbart

About one in four federal inmates are either an illegal alien, legal immigrant, or suspected foreign-born criminal, a new federal report concludes.

In total, there were nearly 240,000 inmates in the federal prison system as of 2018, a Department of Justice (DOJ) report finds. Of that total, nearly 60,000 of those prisoners were illegal aliens and legal immigrants who have been ordered to be deported, were in proceedings to be deported, or were currently under investigation by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to confirm their foreign-born status.

This dictates that about one in four – or about 25 percent – federal inmates are born outside the U.S. and came to the country either illegally or legally.

In Bureau of Prisons (BOP) custody, alone, foreign-born prisoners account for more than 20 percent of the total federal prison population. This confirms that about one in five federal inmates in BOP custody are foreign-born…

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CRC Special Report Unveils Vast “Dark Money” Network On The Left – Capital Research Center
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As presidential candidates promise to refuse so-called “dark money” and Members of Congress decry the role of money in politics, a Special Report from CRC dispels one of the biggest myths in political discourse: the Left doesn’t use “dark money.”

CRC’s report by investigative researcher Hayden Ludwig, Big Money in Dark Shadows: Arabella Advisors’ Half-billion-dollar “Dark Money” Network, profiles four nonprofit organizations, all controlled by senior leaders at Arabella Advisors, a for-profit consultancy.

Read the full report here and find the executive summary of Big Money in Dark Shadows below.

Executive Summary

The political Left often criticizes – and the mainstream media frequently report on – the network of center-right nonprofits…

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Homeowner Explains How Half-Naked Man In 12-Year-Old Girl’s Room Got Shot 6 Times – Daily Caller

Louisville homeowner Ali Bracey shot his next-door neighbor, Donald Oliver, six times Monday after Oliver broke in and undressed in the bedroom of his girlfriend’s 12-year-old daughter.

According to local reports from WDRB, Oliver (38) broke into the home around 7 a.m. local time Monday, found his way into the girl’s bedroom and began to get undressed.

Tina Burton, the girl’s mother, said that her daughter did everything right and was able to sneak out of the room without being harmed. “She hid under the cover, turned her light down, turned her volume down on her phone to text me,” Burton explained. “When she peeked under the cover to see where he was at, she got up and ran away. She went to the back room. And I think that was really brave and smart of her.”

By the time Oliver found his way into the kitchen sans pants, Burton’s boyfriend, Bracey, caught up to him…

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U.S. Naval Academy To Ban “Transgender” Students In Fall Of 2020 – KGBT
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The U.S. Naval Academy will ban people who are transgender from attending the school, beginning with the 2020 school year. The Defense Department confirmed the policy change to the Capital Gazette on Monday. The school in Annapolis, Maryland, currently accepts transgender students and retains midshipmen who transition to another gender.

The change follows a policy shift under the Trump Administration to bar people who are transgender from serving in the military. The new policy applies to students enrolled in the 2020-21 school year and beyond.

The Obama Administration lifted restrictions on transgender service members in 2016. It allows them to serve openly and covered gender affirmation surgery…

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More Than 100 Economists Back Trump’s Fed Pick – Epoch Times

A group of 105 economists, analysts, and prominent conservatives endorsed President Donald Trump’s nomination of Stephen Moore for the board for the Federal Reserve on April 15.

The 12-page letter is signed by the likes of Steve Forbes, the editor-in-chief of Forbes magazine, Bill Ford, the former president and CEO of the Atlanta Federal Reserve, and Dale Osborne, the emeritus professor of economics and finance at the University of Texas at Dallas.

“We, the undersigned, support Steve Moore’s nomination to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve,” the letter stated.

Trump announced his intention to nominate Moore in a Twitter message on March 22. The president has not yet officially submitted the nomination to the Senate.

“Thank you [Trump] for the opportunity to serve & for your zealous commitment to freeing the American economic engine from government overreach & oppressive taxation!” Moore responded at the time…

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Global Warming Nutbags Causing Mayhem In London; 300 Arrested So Far – Fox News
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London was brought to a standstill Wednesday morning after militant climate change protesters cause havoc for a third day in a row, climbing and gluing themselves on subway trains, causing road closures and other disruption, leading to an arrest of nearly 300 people in the past 48 hours.

The protesters calling themselves Extinction Rebellion, which were also responsible for a naked protest in the British Parliament earlier this month, are demanding the government to legally commit to reducing net carbon emissions to zero in the next six years and are willing to go to jail for the cause.

Londoners’ morning commute was particularly disrupted after the protesters climbed on top of a Docklands Light Railway (DLR) train in East London…

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Did Muslims Start The Notre Dame Fire? – Reverend Austin Miles

Why has no other writer asked this question? Simply because most are afraid to. When someone tried to bring up this subject with Shepherd Smith, the gay news anchor got in the way and would not allow the question to be pursued.

That surprised me. He of all people should have welcomed the discussion since Muslims not only hate gays, but believe they are all condemned and throw them off the roofs of buildings feeling that they should all die. This is part of their culture.

This writer WILL pursue the Notre Dame fire. First of all, how many know that the week preceding the Notre Dame fire, 12 French churches had been torched? That news was smothered.

This was all possibly planned, building up to the grand finale to show Islamic superiority by staging an event as earth shattering as 9-11 which brought them the notoriety they coveted as well as causing widespread fear…

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All Men Are Rapists According To Swedish Politician – Big League Politics
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Swedish Member of Parliament Linda Snecker has been called out for her recent statement where she declared that women “assume that all men are rapists.” Then she said that “the violence of men must be stopped” and urged that men take “collective responsibility” for perpetuating rape.

In a speech about the rising degree of violent crime in Sweden, Snecker said “Men’s violence against women governs the entire world structure.” The member of the Left Party then capped her speech off with, “That is why the struggle of feminism is everyone’s struggle. The violence of men must be stopped.”

A report from Sputnik revealed Snecker’s belief that “sexual oppression cut through all layers of society, with the culprits being men of all possible backgrounds and positions.”…

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Nearly $1 Billion Raised So Far To Rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral – WRAL

Nearly $1 billion has already poured in from ordinary worshippers and high-powered magnates around the world to restore the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, after the French president set a controversial five-year deadline to get the work done.

Construction teams brought in a huge crane and a delivery of planks of wood to the site Wednesday morning. Firefighters are still examining damage and shoring up the structure after Monday’s fire collapsed the cathedral’s spire and destroyed the roof.

French President Emmanuel Macron ratcheted up the pressure by setting a five-year deadline to restore the 12th-century landmark. Macron is holding a special Cabinet meeting Wednesday dedicated to the Notre Dame disaster, which investigators believe was an accident possibly linked to renovation work.

Bells will toll at cathedrals around France on Wednesday evening in honor of the monument. Remarkably, no one was killed in the fire, after firefighters and church officials speedily evacuated the site during a mass…

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Should Senator Cory Booker Pay Slavery Reparations To Himself? – Daniel Greenfield
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Senator Cory Booker has promised to introduce a bill to study a proposal for slavery reparations. The bill will be a companion to a bill by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee who had once declared on the House floor, “I stand here as a freed slave.”

Since Sheila also believed that there are two Vietnams, that the Constitution is 400 years old, and that Neil Armstrong planted a flag on Mars, that may have been metaphor or the addled understanding of a woman who confused Wikileaks and Wikipedia.

Booker, who claims to care about the victims of sexual violence, might have been dissuaded from backing a bill introduced by a politician who was recently forced to resign from chairing the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation after firing a woman who was raped by one of her subordinates…

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New York Mayor De Blasio Threatens To Sue If Trump Sends Illegal Aliens To His Sanctuary City – Breitbart

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio threatened to sue the Trump administration if it sends illegal immigrants to New York City, a “sanctuary city.”

“It’s illegal. It is just plain illegal. We will meet him in court. We will beat him in court,” de Blasio said, according to the New York Post.

President Trump on Monday tweeted, “Those Illegal Immigrants who can no longer be legally held (Congress must fix the laws and loopholes) will be, subject to Homeland Security, given to Sanctuary Cities and States”: He said on Friday that his administration was giving “strong consideration” to the idea.

“Due to the fact that Democrats are unwilling to change our very dangerous immigration laws, we are indeed, as reported, giving strong considerations to placing Illegal Immigrants in Sanctuary Cities only,” Trump tweeted.

So-called “sanctuary cities” are cities where local authorities do not report the immigration status of residents to federal authorities…

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Indonesia Elections: Joko Widodo Looks Set For Comfortable Win – The Guardian
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Joko Widodo looks likely to have secured a comfortable win over his rival in Indonesian elections, according to unofficial “quick counts”. The counts, conducted by several credible polling agencies, show the incumbent president ahead of his political rival, the former special forces commander Prabowo Subianto, by almost 9 percentage points.

“We have seen everything from the exit poll and quick count indications, but we must be patient and wait for calculations from the KPU officially,” Jokowi said on Wednesday, referring the national elections commission.

“Let us reunite as brothers and sisters of the country after this election, establish our harmony and brotherhood.”…

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The Obama-Clinton Axis Of Evil: From Benghazi To The Steele Dossier – L.J. Keith

The open running sore of intelligence agency abuse and criminal behavior on the part of the Obama Justice Department and Intelligence Agency heads is about to be lanced and exposed by the upcoming investigation by Attorney General William Barr.

Barr will take a close look at the events surrounding the targeting of Donald Trump in 2016, the origins of the Mueller inquisition, and the attempted coup d’etat by a rogue FBI and Justice Department against a sitting President.

That is only the beginning. What has been occurring under the Obama administration is part of a pattern of criminally evil behavior that dates back to the earliest days of the Obama Presidency.

Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton constituted an axis of evil that sought to destroy our democracy, arm Al Quaeda, flood Europe with refugees, illegally target domestic political enemies, steal the 2016 election, and attempt to destroy the incoming President…

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Attorney General Barr Blocks Catch And Release By Immigration Judges – Breitbart
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Immigration judges cannot release migrants who are caught sneaking into the United States, even if the migrants ask for asylum, says a binding legal decision by Attorney General William Barr.

The decision will dramatically shift the migration-caused civic and housing crises from the nation’s blue-collar communities over to the Congress and the Department of Homeland Security, whose budget and detention centers only have enough resources to house about 50,000 people year-round.

“The [text of the relevant] Act provides that, if an alien in expedited proceedings establishes a credible fear, he “shall be detained for further consideration of the application for asylum,” says Barr’s April 16 decision…

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40-Year-Old Man Sues Parents For Destroying His Porn Collection – Daily Caller

A 40-year-old Indiana man is suing his parents in federal court for destroying his gargantuan collection of pornography, the value of which he placed at $30,000.

In the interest of privacy, The Daily Caller News Foundation has chosen not to publish the lawsuit itself, or identify those involved.

“We counted twelve moving boxes full of pornography plus two boxes of sex toys as you call them,” the defendant wrote in a January 2018 email to his son, the plaintiff. “We began that day the process of destroying them and it took quite a while to do so.”

Among the plaintiff’s materials were videos depicting bestiality, incest, rape, torture and urination. An itemized list of titles, sex toys and other possessions appended to the lawsuit runs 17 pages.

The dispute began in August 2017, when the plaintiff was expelled from the family home for unspecified reasons…

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Revolting Map Reveals Staggering Amount Of Human Waste Found On Streets Of Leftist-Run San Francisco As Homeless Crisis Spirals Out Of Control – Daily Mail
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An interactive map marking every spot in San Francisco where human waste has been reported since 2011 has emerged as the city continues to grapple with its growing homeless population.

In total, there have been 118,352 instances reported over the last eight years with the map showing a blanket of brown pins which almost covers the city entirely.

Most were found in one of ten neighborhoods; Tenderloin, South of Market, Mission, Civic Center, Mission Dolores, Lower Nob Hill, Potrero Hill, Showplace Square, North Beach and the Financial District.

The map was compiled by data company Open The Books…

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Man Gets 6 Months In Prison After Cashing Dead Mom’s Social Security Checks… For 37 Years – Zero Hedge

A Detroit man has been sentenced to six months in prison (plus three years on probation) for cashing 37 years’ worth of his dead mother’s social security checks – accruing more than $280,000 in benefits to which he wasn’t entitled.

Though his neighbor, Reginald Carpenter, said he tried to do the right thing by notifying the authorities (“but the checks just kept coming”), 76-year-old Walter Terrell had cashed his mother’s checks, despite the fact that she had been dead since 1981.

The scheme was uncovered after Medicare tried to contact his mother to ask why her benefits hadn’t been used. Though Terrell tried to keep them at bay by telling them that his mother was away or on vacation when they called or tried to check on her, he was eventually found out, according to Fox 10.

Despite Terrell’s neighbors’ insistence that he tried to do the right thing, U.S. Attorney Matthew Schneider didn’t see it that way…

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Ukrainian Prosecutor General Opens Investigation Into Alleged Plot To Help Hillary Clinton Get Elected In 2016 – Daily Wire
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A senior Ukrainian official told The Hill this week that he has launched an investigation into members of his government over an alleged plot to boost Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during the 2016 election.

Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko told The Hill’s John Solomon: “Today we will launch a criminal investigation about this and we will give legal assessment of this information.”

“Lutsenko is probing a claim from a member of the Ukrainian parliament that the director of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU), Artem Sytnyk, attempted to the benefit of the 2016 U.S. presidential election on behalf of Hillary Clinton,” The Hill reported…

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Christian Journalist Accused By Police In UK Of “Misgendering” A Woman’s “Transgender” Child – Right Scoop

A Catholic journalist in the UK named Caroline Farrow is being accused by police of a crime after she apparently ‘misgendered’ a woman’s transgender ‘daughter’ back in September of last year.

It all began after she finished an interview on Good Morning Britain with Piers Morgan. Also in the interview was a woman named Susie Green, whose son had a sex change operation. After she finished the interview she apparently tweeted about it and in the process ‘misgendered’ the son’s transgendered gender.

Now police want to do an interview “under caution” with her over the incident, according to her Twitter feed:

Had a message from Guildford police tonight about my tweets following an appearance on @GMB with Susie Green and Piers Morgan. Susie Green has reported me for misgendering her daughter…

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‘American Taliban’ John Walker Lindh To Be Released From Prison In May; Still Hasn’t Denounced Islamism – Fox News
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John Walker Lindh, a former American Taliban militant convicted in 2002 for supporting the terrorist organization, is due to be freed in May. The former Islamist fighter was arrested in 2001, just months after the Sept. 11 attacks and the start of the war in Afghanistan. Then just 20 years old, he was among a group of Taliban fighters who were captured by U.S. forces.

Within a year, Walker Lindh was convicted of supporting the Taliban and sentenced to 20 years in prison – even as some hardliners urged authorities to consider treason charges that could have resulted in the death penalty.

Walker Lindh’s release later this year is likely to be met with headaches for security services across the globe…

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President Trump Visits The Last Tank Plant In America, Which He Helped Save – Forbes

President Trump’s visit this week to the Army’s sole surviving tank plant in Lima, Ohio is the first such presidential visit there since George W. Bush stopped by in 2003. President Obama never visited, and the depressed level of military spending during his presidency nearly shut the place down.

That is not an exaggeration. Wrongly assuming that Russia had ceased to be a threat to global security, the Obama administration cut the number of Army armored brigades to a record low of nine.

Production of upgraded Abrams tanks at the Lima site fell to a single tank per month, and the Army seriously considered mothballing its only facility capable of producing the nation’s premier land warfare weapon.

As if all that were not enough, the Obama administration also killed a badly needed Marine amphibious landing vehicle that would have been built at Lima. The tank plant had been renamed the Joint Systems Manufacturing Center…

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Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Won’t Accept Plea Deal Offer From Prosecutors – Sports Illustrated
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Patriots owner Robert Kraft will not accept a plea deal offered by prosecutors that would have dropped his solicitation of prostitution charges, according to CNN’s Jason Carroll and Kevin Conlon.

Kraft was reportedly offered a deal on Tuesday, which would require him to admit he would have been convicted if the case had gone to trial.

Kraft pleaded not guilty to the two misdemeanor charges on Feb. 28. He has maintained his innocence since being charged in Jupiter, Fla., on Feb. 22.

“We categorically deny that Mr. Kraft engaged in any illegal activity,” a spokesperson for Kraft said the same day. “Because it is a judicial matter, we will not be commenting any further.”…

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More Than 430 Illegals Caught By Border Patrol In Five Minutes – Daily Caller

U.S. Border Patrol agents in Texas apprehended more than 430 illegal immigrants in just five minutes while they attempted to cross the border.

At approximately 2:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Border Patrol agents working near El Paso apprehended a group of 194 migrants attempting to illegally cross the U.S.-Mexico border, according to a press release from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). At 2:50 a.m., agents working near Downtown El Paso encountered a second group consisting of 252 illegal migrants.

In total, border enforcement officials took more than 430 illegal migrants into custody within the first three hours of that day. The two groups comprised mostly of Central American families and unaccompanied children.

“In the last 30 days, the U.S. Border Patrol El Paso Sector is averaging 570 apprehensions a day, with 90 percent of those being in the El Paso Metropolitan Area,” CBP said in a Tuesday statement…

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Bus Full Of Children In Italy Set On Fire By Senegalese Driver ‘In Retaliation’ For Migrant Drownings In Mediterranean – Daily Telegraph
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An Italian bus driver of Senegalese descent was arrested on Wednesday after hijacking his own vehicle and setting it on fire, allegedly threatening to kill more than 50 children on board whose hands he had bound.

The 47-year-old man said he was acting in revenge for the thousands of migrants, many of them African, who have drowned in the Mediterranean in recent years while trying to reach Europe from Libya.

“No one will survive,” he said, according to police.

“He shouted ‘Stop the deaths at sea, I’ll carry out a massacre’,” said Marco Palmieri, a police spokesman…

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Twelve French Churches Attacked, Vandalized In One Week – Breitbart

A dozen Catholic churches have been desecrated across France over the period of one week in an egregious case of anti-Christian vandalism. The recent spate of church profanations has puzzled both police and ecclesiastical leaders, who have mostly remained silent as the violations have spread up and down France.

Last Sunday, marauders set fire to the church of Saint-Sulpice – one of Paris’ largest and most important churches – shortly after the twelve-o’clock Mass.

Police have concluded that the fire was the result of arson and are now looking for possible suspects. The restoration of the church from the damage caused by the fire will reportedly cost several hundred million euros.

In Nimes (department of the Gard), near the border with Spain, the church of Notre-Dame des Enfants was desecrated in a particularly odious way, with vandals painting a cross with human excrement, looting the main altar and the tabernacle, and stealing the consecrated hosts, which were discovered later among piles of garbage…

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Pentagon Finds $12.8 Billion For Trump’s Border Wall – Washington Examiner
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The Defense Department has identified $12.8 billion in possible funding that it could use to fulfill President Trump’s call for a border wall. Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., released the 20-page spreadsheet on Twitter Monday night.

Trump last month declared a national emergency at the border, and said he wants to use $3.6 billion for border wall projects. The Pentagon’s list said it has found possible funding sources that are “in excess of the amount needed.”

But it’s not clear which projects the Defense Department will draw from. Some states that have been allocated big chunks of money that haven’t been spent could see a hit. California, for example, was identified as having more than $700 million in unused Army and Navy military construction that could be used…

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Trump, Brazilian President Bond Over Defeating Socialism, Trade, Fake News – Daily Wire

On Tuesday, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro met with President Donald Trump at the White House, where the two leaders signaled a new relationship for the countries based on their shared goals of defeating socialism, improving trade, and exposing fake news.

Trump started off by congratulating Bolsonaro on his election victory. “Last October was an incredible feat,” Trump said. “And really a truly incredible challenge and the end result was something the whole world was talking about.”

Trump predicted that they would “have a fantastic working relationship” and noted that they “have many views that are similar.”

“I think Brazil’s relationship with the United States because of our friendship is probably better than it’s ever been by far,” Trump stated.

Trump also thanked Bolsonaro and the people of Brazil for providing aid to those suffering under the socialist dictatorship in Venezuela…

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Trump Wins: Supreme Court Rules Convicted Illegals Can Be Detained And Deported – Zero Hedge
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The Supreme Court ruled in favor of the Trump administration Tuesday, allowing federal officials to detain and deport illegal immigrants after they have served their time in the U.S. for other crimes.

It was a 5-4 decision that reversed the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, which restricted when the immigrants could be deported.

For example, the 9th Circuit ruling stated that Immigration and Custom’s Enforcement would have to detain the illegal immigrants immediately or they would exempt from ever being detained.

The court’s majority opinion was delivered by Justice Samuel Alito…

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Islamists Burn Houses, Murder Nine More Christians In Nigeria – Breitbart

Muslim Fulani militants killed nine more Christians in Nigeria’s Middle Belt over the weekend, the latest strike in a string of lethal, religiously motivated attacks.

The governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai, confirmed that the assault in the Sanga local government area had claimed at least nine lives, adding to the death toll of 120 Christians massacred in central Nigeria since February.

“The security agencies have so far recovered nine corpses, including children,” El-Rufai said. “The attackers also burnt several houses in the village. The government condemns this attack on the lives and security of citizens and appeals to our communities to resist those who do not want peace.”

A week ago, the Fulani jihadists, who have become a greater threat to Nigerian Christians than the Islamist terror group Boko Haram, raided the villages of Inkirimi, Dogonnoma, and Ungwan Gora in the Kajuru Local Government Area, destroying 143 homes, killing 52 people, and wounding dozens more…

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Congressman Nunes Files Massive Lawsuit Against Twitter For Anti-Conservative Smear Campaigns – Daily Wire
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On Monday, Republican Rep. Devin Nunes (CA), the former chair of the House Intelligence Committee, filed a $250 million defamation lawsuit against Twitter, two anonymous accounts on the platform, and political consultant and Daily Beast op-ed contributor Liz Mair.

In the complaint, filed in Virginia Monday, Nunes seeks $250 million in compensatory damages and another $350 million in punitive damages against Twitter, Mair, and the anonymous accounts “Devin Nunes’ Mom” and “Devin Nunes’ Cow,” who he says have waged a lengthy smear campaign against him designed to undermine the work in the House Intelligence Committee investigating “corruption by the Clinton campaign and alleged Russian involvement in the 2016 Presidential Election.”…

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President Trump Donates Quarterly Salary To DHS – The Hill

President Trump said Monday that he was donating $100,000 from his salary to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

Trump tweeted a photo of the check he wrote to DHS and said the media doesn’t “doesn’t like writing about” him donating his salary. He also claimed there would be “hell to pay from the FAKE NEWS MEDIA” if he didn’t do so.

“While the press doesn’t like writing about it, nor do I need them to, I donate my yearly Presidential salary of $400,000.00 to different agencies throughout the year, this to Homeland Security,” he tweeted. Trump has previously donated quarters of his $400,000 salary to different agencies…

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Minnesota Democrats Reportedly Want Jew-Hating Muslim Congresswoman Out; She Blames Trump – Daily Caller
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Democratic Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar blamed President Donald Trump on Sunday after reports that members of the Minnesota Democratic Party are considering removing her from congressional office for her repeated anti-Semitic statements.

“I’m sorry Mr. [Trump],” Omar tweeted in response to the reports. “I am for real, you can’t #MuslimBan us from Congress!”

Minnesota Democrats are reportedly dismayed that Omar has made a string of bigoted comments about Jews, which have received massive condemnation from both sides of the aisle. Consequently, members of the state party are looking for someone to contest her nomination in 2020 and run a different candidate in her place…

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More New Yorkers View Ocasio-Cortez As Villain Rather Than Hero After Sabotaging Amazon Deal – Daily Wire

A new poll shows that after the cancellation of the deal that would have brought Amazon to Queens, New York, along with an estimated 25,000 jobs, a cancellation which Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) championed, more than three times as many respondents viewed her as a villain rather than a hero.

The findings of the Siena College poll of New Yorkers taken between March 10-14 prompted Siena College pollster Steven Greenberg to say, “Only 12 percent call her hero, while 38 percent label her a villain.”

Additionally, Ocasio-Cortez may be popular with New York Democrats, but by and large, the rest of the electorate in New York state can’t stomach her. The poll found that 31% of respondents overall had a favorable impression of Ocasio-Cortez; 44% viewed her unfavorably. Greenberg noted:

Ocasio-Cortez, with a negative 31-44 percent favorability rating, is as well known to statewide voters after three months in office as Gillibrand is after ten years as senator…

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Dipshit Tests Tesla Autopilot By Trying To Run Over His Wife – Zero Hedge
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Who knew that the story of Tesla’s rise and inevitable fall, would spawn so many potential Hollywood scripts (don’t answer that, it’s rhetorical).

In the latest story to emerge from Tesla’s “too crazy to be true” annals, a man decided to test the autopilot anti-collision feature on his car by trying to run over his wife. According to The Mirror, YouTuber KriszXstream filmed the risky experiment, during which his wife stepped out in front of his speeding car.

In the video, he said: “We’re going to test autopilot to see what happens when someone runs in front of the car.” During the first test, the man drives towards his wife, who crosses the road in front of the car…

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Alleged Terrorist Cartel Declares War In Mexican Coastal State – Breitbart

Veracruz, Veracruz – Fierce gun battles, torched trucks, blockaded highways, mass closure of businesses, and endless violence are the initial results of a weekend of skirmishes triggered by cartel gunmen in this coastal state.

The conflict was previously announced by Jalisco Cartel Nueva Generaciَn (CJNG) with banners complaining of government corruption and promises of war.

The violence began on Friday when CJNG gunmen clashed with the state police, Fuerza Civil. According to federal law enforcement sources, the hitmen rode in a convoy of more than 20 trucks. The gunmen managed to flee the scene and left a patrol car in flames and a policeman dead. The gunmen then targeted various police stations – pushing back law enforcement.

Shortly after, the cartel gunmen burned five trailers, stole buses, and began shooting at a hospital as part of their invasion of Veracruz. State authorities tried to repel the attacks and carried out a series of operations to capture the gunmen…

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Venezuela’s Maduro Asks Entire Cabinet To Resign Amid Political Tensions – Miami Herald
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Venezuelan leader Nicolلs Maduro has asked his entire Cabinet to file their resignations as he struggles to maintain control of the country amid a two-month long political crisis. In a tweet Sunday, Vice President Delcy Rodriguez said Maduro asked for the resignations so he could engage in a “deep restructuring” of the government to “fortify the nation” against “any threat.”

The move comes as Maduro is fighting for his political life against Juan Guaidَ, the 37-year-old head of congress and the man who Washington and more than 50 other nations recognize as Venezuela’s sole president.

Cabinet changes are common in Venezuela. Maduro, for example, has had four vice presidents since taking office in 2013…

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North Carolina County Passes Resolution Declaring That They Are Now A ‘Gun Sanctuary County’ – Gateway Pundit

Officials in Cherokee County, North Carolina, have passed a resolution declaring that they are now a “Gun Sanctuary County.”

The Cherokee County Board of Commissioners’ resolution is similar to a sanctuary city declaration – but asserts that they will not accept federal or state funds to be used to “infringe on the right by the people to keep and bear arms as described.”

In a Facebook post earlier this month, Cherokee County Commissioner C.B. McKinnon wrote that “any regulation of the right to keep and bear arms or affiliated firearm rights that violates the Second, Ninth, Tenth, or Fourteenth amendments to the U.S. Constitution, that violates Article I, Sections 5, 16, and 30 of the North Carolina Constitution, or that violates numerous related U.S. Supreme Court Decisions including those listed above shall be regarded by the People of, on, or in Cherokee County to be unconstitutional, a transgression of the Supreme Law of the Land and its spirit of individual sovereignty, and, therefore by necessity, unenforceable and invalid from the outset.”…

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