Thursday, August 31, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Triggers Price-gouging Law — in Oklahoma

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Even many conservatives believe free enterprise should be cast aside during a natural disaster, trusting instead the benevolent hand of government to cure this supposed "imperfection" in liberty.



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Hurricane Harvey Triggers Price-gouging Law — in Oklahoma

houston-disaster-triggers-price-gouging-law-in-oklahoma

Even many conservatives believe free enterprise should be cast aside during a natural disaster, trusting instead the benevolent hand of government to cure this supposed "imperfection" in liberty.



via Steve Byas at New American

SPLC Releases Map Showing Schools With Confederate-linked Names That They Say Must Come Down

It is chilling that the Southern Poverty Law Center has released a map of Confederate monuments, cities, counties, and even elementary schools, noting that their continued existence could lead to more violence.



via Steve Byas at New American

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Aaron Rodgers: Kaepernick Should Be On an NFL Roster

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Last year, many NFL fans turned the channel after watching high-paid athletes like Colin Kaepernick trash the country. But Green Bay Packers quarterback Asron Rodgers thinks he should be on a roster right now.



via Steve Byas at New American

Radical Antifa Group Targets the Police

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Rather than being "peaceful" anti-Nazi protesters, those in Antifa are Marxist revolutionaries, and they see local police as their enemy.



via Steve Byas at New American

Monday, August 28, 2017

Christian Ministry Sues Southern Poverty Law Center

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Saying they have been falsely smeared as a "hate group," the D. James Kennedy Ministries is taking the Southern Poverty Law Center to court.



via Steve Byas at New American

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Why Trump Should Terminate NAFTA

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Trump criticised NAFTA's effect on American jobs in his recent comments on whether to renegotiate the managed trade deal. But there are other reasons that Trump should kill the deal.



via Steve Byas at New American

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Puerto Rico Push for Statehood: Would It Be Good for America?

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The governor of Puerto Rico believes statehood in America would be good for Puerto Rico; but would it be good for America?



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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Why Do They Libel the Dead?

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Why do so many people either libel the dead, or care so little about others perpetuating negative falsehoods about notable figures in history?

 

 



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Franklin Graham Condemns Using Charlottesville to Attack Trump

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Evangelist Franklin Graham was blunt in his rebuke of those who seized upon the tragic violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, as yet another way to attack President Donald Trump.



via Steve Byas at New American

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Microchips in the Hand to Conduct Commerce: An Invitation to Totalitarianism?

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A Wisconsin company has unveiled technology to conduct transactions with a microchip imbedded under the skin in a person's hand.



via Steve Byas at New American

Electric Cars: Let the Free Market Decide

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It is clear that few government leaders really believe in the power of the free market, as evidenced by the mandates and subsidies to push for electric cars to displace gasoline-driven automobiles.



via Steve Byas at New American

Monday, August 14, 2017

Charlottesville Violence Advances Agendas of Leftists and Racists

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Perhaps a greater respect for liberty would frustrate the vile agendas of both leftists and racists.



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Attacks Upon Robert E. Lee Statues Betray Historical Ignorance

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The efforts to remove statues to Confederate General Robert E. Lee are yet another example of rampant historical ignorance.



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Friday, August 11, 2017

The Dastardly Art of Freshman Pawning

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Oklahoma State Representative Jason Murphey shared his insights of the most recent legislative session that had a push to "increase taxes at all cost."



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Dunkirk: Miracle or Blunder?

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In WWII, more than 300,000 Allied soldiers made a providential escape from France when German forces had them trapped. Was it a “miracle” or something else?



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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Trump Campaign Mgr. Manafort’s Virginia Residence Raided by FBI

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The raid on the home of Trump's campaign manager indicates that Special Counsel Mueller hopes to find something to prove a Trump-Russian collusion in last year's presidential campaign.



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Washington Post Fact-checker Sides With Trump Aide in Immigration Debate

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A CNN reporter recently attacked the Trump administration. That's not news, but the reaction of the Washington Post in siding more with a Trump administration official in the dispute is news.



via Steve Byas at New American

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

What Will Barack Obama Day in Illinois Celebrate?

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For Americans who believe in limited government, liberty, and fidelity to the Constitution, it is difficult to imagine what there could be about the presidency of Barack Obama to celebrate, but Illinois plans to try.

 

 



via Steve Byas at New American

Monday, August 7, 2017

AMAC Calls on McCain to Keep His Promise to Repeal ObamaCare

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The Association of Mature American Citizens feels betrayed by John McCain's vote to keep ObamaCare. McCain has sided with the Democrats again. It's almost to the point that this is no longer "news."

 

 



via Steve Byas at New American

Friday, August 4, 2017

West Virginia Governor Latest Loss for Democratic Party

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The Democrats have suffered yet another loss of a governorship, reducing their numbers to only 15 nationally. Can the Republicans take advantage of the Democrat disarray to push through a freedom agenda?



via Steve Byas at New American

HBO’s “Confederate” Series Creating Controversy From Two Directions

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The upcoming "Confederate" series on HBO is catching flak, and deservedly so, from two directions.

 

 

 



via Steve Byas at New American

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Planned Parenthood President: Oppose Any Politician Who Does Not Favor Abortion

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The leader of the nation's biggest abortion provider, Planned Parenthood, declares support for abortion by politicians is "non-negotiable."



via Steve Byas at New American

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Are Worsening U.S.-Russian Relations a Victim of American Politics?

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The congressional sanctions on the Russians are supposedly meant to damage Vladimir Putin. But what are the actual results?

 

 



via Steve Byas at New American