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Supreme Court to Rule on Confederate Flag License Plate

Do you, as an American citizen living under the protection of the First Amendment, have the right to whatever license plate you choose? Or, seeing as how the plate is an official symbol of the state government, should your right to free speech be curtailed? That’s the question before the U.S. Supreme Court right now in the case of Walker ...

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Anti-Gun Group Warns Women Against Concealed Carry

In Michigan, Republican Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill giving women an expedited route towards a concealed carry permit when threatened with domestic violence. Naturally, this brought the anti-gunners out of the woodwork. Heaven forbid we give women a chance to defend themselves properly in a situation that so often turns deadly. Let’s let them stay victims so we can ...

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Arabic Pledge Infuriates Students

There are times when it’s only clear how awful an idea is after the fact. Something that seems pretty good on paper winds up offending someone in application. You live and learn, careful not to make the same mistake in the future. That’s part of life. Then there are occasions like this one, where someone should have seen it coming. ...

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Americans Unaware of Obamacare Penalty

If the latest polls are accurate, a whole lot of Americans are getting ready to get a nasty surprise when they file their taxes this year. According to a Kaiser Family Foundation poll released this week, only slightly more than half of Americans know the Obamacare tax penalty kicks in this year. One in five thinks it goes into effect ...

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King Obama Wants to Make Everyone Vote

This guy’s arrogance knows no bounds. I would love for him to explain what the word “freedom” means to him. Isn’t that a fairly important concept to have down pat by the time you swear the Oath of Office? Isn’t that somewhat relevant when you’re the president of the United States? What, exactly, does Barack Obama think we should be ...

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Teaching Kids to Lower Their Standards

Today, in colleges and high schools around the country, teachers are being encouraged to share the concept of “white privilege” with their students. White privilege is all of the unseen and unnoticed benefits that come along with having white skin, you see. If you’re white, you just naturally have an easy life. You aren’t bullied, you get good grades, you ...

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Ohio Videographer Refuses Same-Sex Wedding

Here we go again. In the small Columbus suburb of Bexley, Ohio, lesbian couple Jenna Moffitt and Jerra Kincely were told by a wedding videographer that they did not provide services for same-sex weddings. The couple, naturally, is fit to be tied. They have reached out to CNN, the Bexley Chamber of Commerce, and even the town’s mayor to try ...

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Defending the Worst of Free Speech

The First Amendment does not make exceptions for hate speech. So when University of Oklahoma President David Boren decided to expel two students and ban the campus chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon, he did nothing less than violate the Bill of Rights. To see the move cheered by the majority of Americans shows just how quick we are to abandon ...

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Chris Matthews: It’s Jim Crow All Over Again

There have been plenty of ludicrous charges of racism against the right for the last few years, but few are as blatant and devoid of sense as this latest one from MSNBC’s Chris Matthews. Closing out his Hardball program on Thursday night, Matthews took direct aim at the current state of the Republican Party, claiming that “the age of Jim ...

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The Government: Now Raising Your Children

As far as I know, it’s not against the law for children to play outside unsupervised. I could be mistaken, but I’d have to read the law for myself. If it is there, I must have missed the fight over its passing. When did parents decide that they would prefer the government to dictate how they did their jobs? I ...

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