Opinion

The Modern Emperor’s New Clothes

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by Carol Besner Once upon a time, there was a great ruler, beloved by his people. On this particular day, the emperor had just completed his royal procession through the streets of his imperial capitol. On his return to the living quarters of the imperial palace, three of his retainers and his loyal court jester…

The Waning of Henry Waxman (D-CA)‏

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by Arthur Christopher Schaper Riding into office on the 1974 Watergate outrage-reform voting wave, California assemblyman Henry Waxman launched his steady ascent into progressive politics. Working behind the scenes with local donors and federal power players, Waxman and his fellow liberal Democratic UCLA pal Howard Berman formed a political machine in West Los Angeles which…

5 Observations About Jeb Bush Running for President

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by Doug Ross, Director Blue In an utterly unsurprising development this week, Jeb Bush announced that he’s “actively exploring” a 2016 Presidential run. Allow me to offer some perspective for the GOP Elites and others suffering from the fevered delusions that Jeb Bush might someday serve as President, in this universe or any other. This is…

Why Obama Loves His Dictators

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Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama love statists, Islamists, and dictators. Barack Obama gives away the store and asks for nothing in return. He gave away the missile defense shield to Russia and he’s given away our best chance at defeating Cuba’s vile dictatorship. The why is important but first look at the proof. Honduras President…

Sanctuary City Mayor Orders Security Fence, For His House

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Big Apple, and sanctuary city mayor, Bill de Blasio, demanded a security fence be built….around his house. That’s not all. The guy completely “cool” with non enforcement of immigration laws seems equally at ease with breaking rules that apply to erecting a brand new, unsightly, 10 foot, plastic wall bordering his majesty’s mayoral residence. Apparently…

Open Carry Texas Activist Kills Husband and Stepdaughter

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By Julie on Politics Open Carry Texas gained national attention last summer for its habit of bringing large guns into crowded restaurants and stores. This tactic prompted ridicule from both the left and the right, even causing the NRA to call them “weird”. Now the group is back in the news, and again it is for…

Safe Haven Colombia: Peace, Pyramids, Parrots and Profits

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by Ron Holland “First, let me try to tell you about the setting of the Terra Viva, or Living Earth, community in such a way that I can convey even an inkling of the spectacular appeal of this magical place. Imagine being nestled in an Alps-like pristine setting, utterly immersed in indescribable natural beauty, the sounds…

Let the CIA Spy on Congress, Someone Has To

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein was outraged to discover the CIA was spying on members of the Senate. In fact, her latest release of the tortured report could very well be motivated in part by revenge. Feinstein has been a loyal supporter of the NSA surveillance program, even on average Americans. However, she was extremely angry about the…