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Education Sec: We Need More Gun Control

Outgoing U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan used his final speech to make a case for gun control. Speaking at a Chicago Catholic church on Wednesday, Duncan said that Washington’s failure to implement new gun restrictions represented the “greatest frustration” of his political career. “We have to get guns out of the wrong people’s hands,” said Duncan. “We have to make ...

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Columnist: White People Should Be Ashamed of Trump

According to one of the most racist columns ever printed in a respectable newspaper, Donald Trump is “a white-people problem.” The author of this piece – Dexter Thomas – writes in the Los Angeles Times that white Americans should be shamed of the Republican frontrunner. “Trump is a particularly embarrassing figure because of whom he purports to represent,” Thomas writes. ...

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Student Muslims Want to Shut Down Free Speech

Apparently jealous at all the publicity black student groups have gotten over the last four months, Sand Diego State University’s Muslim Student Association has unveiled its own list of social justice demands. First on the list: Shut down any criticism of Islam. “We demand that the SDSU administration enact a zero tolerance policy explicitly for Islamophobic speech and actions as ...

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Trump Should Let Hillary Dig Her Own Grave

If there were ever the slightest hope that Hillary Clinton would run her presidential campaign without repeatedly playing the “sexism” card, those hopes have long vanished. As we head into a second straight week of her back-and-forth with Donald Trump over his use of insensitive language on the trail (Trump? Insensitive?), it is becoming increasingly clear that Clinton is going ...

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Ignorant Liberals and Texas Open Carry

Open carry will become the law of the land in Texas on January 1st, and anti-gun groups (including the mainstream media) simply can’t conceive of any reason for this law. Three prominent grocery store chains – H-E-B, Safeway, and Whole Foods – have opted out of the law due to considerable pressure from Moms Demand Action, the Michael Bloomberg-funded anti-gun ...

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New York’s Transgender Protections Go Too Far

Let’s say you’re a New York City landlord with a transgender tenant. And let’s say that you refuse to call this individual “Miss” because your tenant is clearly just a man in a dress. Under these circumstances, how should you be punished? A slap on the wrist? No punishment? A fine of up to $250,000? If you chose the last ...

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Dark Times for Israel…and the Middle East

Though reports have been scarce on the evening news, violence in Jerusalem is bubbling to a boil. Since October, more than 120 attacks have been waged by young Palestinians against Israelis, most of them carried out with nothing more complicated or destructive than a kitchen knife. And though the attacks have left more Palestinians dead than Israelis – 80 to ...

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What Aladdin Tells Us About the Polls

The liberal media had a good laugh this week after a polling firm found that 30% of Republican voters were in favor of bombing the fictional city of Agrabah. Agrabah, they pointed out with unrestrained delight, was the setting for Disney’s 1992 film, Aladdin. So unless Republicans think Jafar is a threat to national security, they chuckled, they are just ...

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Seattle Judge Upholds Tax on Guns

Last summer, the Seattle city council voted to enact a “gun violence tax,” forcing the city’s law-abiding gun buyers to pay $25 extra to purchase a firearm. The council also placed a tax on ammunition, charging between two and five cents a round, depending on the type. Immediately, the National Rifle Association and other gun-rights groups filed suit, claiming that ...

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Graham Drops Out, Claims Race “No Longer About 2016”

South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham dropped out of the GOP presidential race this week, surprising no one. Graham struggled to make even the slightest showing in the polls, never able to break out of the “kiddie” debates and make a play for the big stage. In a Republican field as crowded as this one, though, he’s not the first good ...

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