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Statue of Limitations (2)

(Steven Hayward) Further to my comments the other day about the issues emerging from Charlottesville, a few more observations and interrogatories: It is understandable that Democrats would be agitating to remove Confederate-honoring statues. After all, it is their history that they need to make go …

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Charles Barkley slams protests of ‘stupid’ Confederate statues: ‘I’ve always ignored them’

Always-outspoken basketball legend Charles Barkley didn’t hold back when asked about the hot issue of the moment: whether or not Confederate statues and monuments should be removed. The Alabama native and NBA Hall of Famer told Rick Karle, sports director at WRBC-TV in Birmingham, that …

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The President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities just sent Trump a rather interesting letter

All but one of the 17 private members of the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities on Friday sent President Donald Trump a letter of resignation after the president’s response to violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. According to the group’s resignation letter, Trump …

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One American among those killed in Spain terror attack: State Department

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Friday that at least one American died in Thursday’s terror attacks in Spain. “We have now received word and confirmed the death of one American citizen in the terrorist attacks in Spain,” Tillerson said in a statement. America’s top …

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Hmm: Did NAFTA really cost US 700,000 jobs?

It depends on who you ask, how you count … and why. The Trump administration wants to force Mexico and Canada into significant concessions in NAFTA renegotiation talks, and its representative took a hard line in his opening remarks: “We cannot ignore the huge trade …

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Report: Bannon ready for war with “Democrat” White House; Update: With Drudge too?

First, can we dispense with the nonsense that Bannon resigned two weeks ago? If that were true he would have leaked it to Breitbart and had them break the news, to emphasize that he determined his own fate. With Drudge, who’s been hostile to Bannon …

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More monuments vandalised in Arizona, North Carolina

Four women were arrested in Asheville, North Carolina Friday for vandalizing a Robert E. Lee plaque. And in Arizona, a roadside monument to Jefferson Davis was literally tarred and feathered. From Fox 10: “It is vandalism,” said Tom Hill of Mesa. “This is state property. …

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Pelosi’s ‘White Supremacist’ Prayer Organizer Responds: ‘I’m Brown,’ ‘She’s Trying to Rile Up Citizens’ to Violence

Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is calling for the National Park Service to revoke the permit for a Patriot Prayer event because she says it’s a “white supremacist rally” – even though the organizer and all but one speaker are not white. Continue Reading....

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Pelosi Calls for Resolution to Censure Trump for His ‘Repulsiveness’

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) – House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi issed a statement today declaring her support for the Congress to pass a resolution censuring President Donald Trump for “the repulsiveness&rdq Continue Reading....

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Seattle Bans Landlords from Running Criminal Background Checks

Good intentions often lead to bad policy. Consider a new Seattle law that bars landlords from screening prospective tenants for any criminal history. Passed Monday, the Fair Chance Housing ordinance prohibits landlords from excluding prospective tenants because of their criminal history, from requiring or conducting …

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