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  • Beirut on the Seine

    11/24/2015 10:02:46 PM PST · by wayne_shrugged · 2 replies
    Justin Washington The Blogger ^ | 11/24/2015 | Justin Washington
    In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday, Nov. 13, it has come to light that Brian Williams was actually on the ground reporting from all the physical attack locations in Paris simultaneously. Apparently, Mr. Williams -- slightly injured in the attacks -- interviewed Hillary Clinton, and she stated that the cause of the attacks was a YouTube film. When asked to identify which film, she said that that information was highly classified and contained on one of her personal file servers which has been temporarily misplaced. Immediately after the 3 explosions outside the Stade de France...
  • “The World Won't Be Destroyed By Evil-Doers, But By Those Who Watch Them And Not Doing Anything"

    11/24/2015 7:34:26 PM PST · by lbryce · 10 replies
    Good Reads ^ | November 2, 2015 | Albert Einstein
    Original Quote:“The World Will Not Be Destroyed By Those Who Do Evil, But By Those Who Watch Them Without Doing Anything”- Albert Einstein
  • The Right to Refuse; History and the Syrian Refugee Crisis

    11/24/2015 10:47:02 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 2 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/24/15 | Timothy Birdnow
    A Leader-for Change On March 17, 1980, after consulting with his daughter Amy James Earl Carter, President of the United States and fearless bunny rabbit fighter, signed into law the United States Refugee Act of 1980 which implemented a number of provisions set down by the United Nations. Limits on the numbers of refugees admitted per fiscal year were raised to 50,000 from 17,000 and special provisions were put in place for “emergency” resettlement. Also, the definition of what constitutes a refugee was altered so as to comport with U.N. opinions on the subject. Refugees were now defined as: “owing...
  • Democrats more determined to stop Pfizer inversion than ISIS

    11/24/2015 10:43:30 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 1 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/24/15 | Dan Calabrese
    They're quite happy with "strategic patience" and "leading from behind" when it comes to bloodthirsty terrorists, but let a corporation seek to lower its tax bill . . . time for action! You can usually tell where people’s hearts really are by what animates them. There are situations when they know they’re supposed to look and sound passionate. And then there are situations in which they really are. There was much fire-breathing on Capitol Hill yesterday, not because of the growing urgency to stop the next ISIS beheading, burning, drowning or mass shooting - but because a U.S. corporation found...
  • California Governor Hails Transformation of State’s Economy [semi-satire]

    11/24/2015 10:30:03 AM PST · by John Semmens · 1 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire | 22 Nov 2015 | John Semmens
    A report indicating that 9,000 businesses have relocated headquarters and other operating units outside of California in the last seven years was hailed by Governor Jerry Brown (D) as "encouraging news." According to the report prepared by Joseph Vranich, a site selection consultant and president of Irvine, California-based Spectrum Location Solutions, the exiting companies experienced cost-savings of 20-35%. "Some will try to characterize this as a loss for the state, but I don't see it that way," Brown said. "Wage-slavery is one the greatest infringements on personal freedom in our time. By inducing 9,000 exploiters to leave we are reducing...
  • Is Your Kid a Weirdo?

    11/24/2015 8:29:55 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 98 replies
    The Other McCain ^ | November 21, 2015 | Robert S. McCain
    America is in the grip of a crisis, namely a shortage of normal people. Evidence indicates that the population of kooks and freaks is rapidly increasing, and there are simply not enough sane people to keep the weirdos under control. Especially among the under-30 demographic, the United States is struggling to cope with the proliferation of dangerous perverts, drug addicts, psychotics and Ivy League liberal arts majors: A student at Columbia University is urging the school to inject more diversity into its required courses, claiming she suffered severe emotional trauma from reading too many books by and about white people....
  • Illegal Aliens Have Written a Bill of Rights

    11/24/2015 8:25:36 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 32 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/24/15 | Doug Book
    United We Stay defines itself as: a gathering place for undocumented Americans to share our powerful stories and to showcase these thousands, even millions of stories, as a force to be reckoned with in rewriting immigration history. Dandy. Anyhow, what follow are the claims and demands made by the group United We Stay which proudly represents millions of aliens who have illegally invaded the United States. The mind boggling conceit evident in the makeshift preamble of the “Bill of Rights” written by United We Stay for the sundry thieves, rapists, murderers, gang-bangers and chronic lay-abouts which infest the United States...
  • This Guy Turns His Backyard into an Epic Underground Bunker

    11/24/2015 7:47:14 AM PST · by w1n1 · 10 replies
    AShooting Journal ^ | 11/24/2015 | D Breteau
    This British inventor Colin Furze built an underground "Apocalyptic Bunker" in his backyard. He built this in 34 days, the bunker main area which is similar to a studio with a flat screen tv, bed, portable potty, kitchen with a sink and microwave. This bunker is more of a man cave but the idea is entertaining. Have a look here.
  • Oil Jobs Lost: 250.000 And Counting, Texas Likely To See Massive Layoffs Soon

    11/24/2015 7:44:46 AM PST · by bananaman22 · 12 replies
    Oilprice.com ^ | 24-11-2015 | Charles
    Crude oil just capped off a third straight week of declines, as WTI nears the $40 per barrel threshold. Goldman Sachs is once again raising the possibility of oil dipping into the $20s per barrel. That spells more pain for the energy sector. Many companies have already slashed spending and culled their payrolls, but the total number of job losses continues to climb. According to Graves & Co., an industry consultant, oil and gas companies have laid off more than 250,000 workers around the world, a tally that will rise if oil prices remain in the dumps
  • MS Baptist Church Sign: ‘Jesus Is God; Allah is Satan’

    11/23/2015 3:40:58 PM PST · by WXRGina · 67 replies
    World News Bureau ^ | November 23, 2015 | Gina Miller
    It's quite rare to be part of a story on which I report, but this time I'm at Ground Zero. My church in Gulfport, Mississippi, Cowan Road Baptist Church, is the center of a growing story. In the wake of the horrific slaughter of at least 130 people in Paris by Muslim demoniacs, our Pastor, Chris Ashley, put a message on our church sign: "Jesus is God; Allah is Satan" and below that, he added, "Joshua 24:15." It didn't take long for Muslim spokesmen here on the Coast to voice their offense at it, and the local media have featured...
  • If Trump lied about 9/11 celebrations in NJ, why did WaPo report in 2001 that it happened?

    11/23/2015 3:13:12 PM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 44 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/23/15 | Dan Calabrese
    Another "fact checker" facepalm. Hat tips here to Allahpundit and John Hindraker. You’ve probably heard today some variation the idea that “fact checkers are shredding Donald Trump’s story” about having seen people in New Jersey celebrating 9/11. This is one of these stories that liberals claim has been “debunked” because a conservative says it happened and they can’t independently confirm it. It must be a lie! Or, maybe, possibly, these liberal “fact checkers” are just not very good at their jobs. Powerline Blog’s Hindraker noted that after the dinosaur media announced their inability to confirm Trump’s tale, he thought he’d...
  • Poll: Americans say Trump most likely to ruin Thanksgiving

    11/23/2015 11:47:43 AM PST · by Biggirl · 49 replies
    The Hill ^ | November 23, 2015 | Jesse Byrnes
    Donald Trump tops a new poll of candidates Americans think are most likely to say something inappropriate during Thanksgiving and ruin the meal. The survey from the left-leaning Public Policy Polling finds that 46 percent of Americans think Trump would say something to kill the mood surrounding the turkey feasting.
  • Sanders Explains Democratic Socialism [semi-satire]

    11/23/2015 9:34:29 AM PST · by John Semmens · 4 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 22 Nov 2015 | John Semmens
    Contender for the Democratic presidential nomination Sen. Bernie Sanders (S-Vt) made an effort to define democratic socialism in a speech to Georgetown University students this week. "Unlike the socialism imposed by Lenin or Mao, democratic socialism allows voters to select who will rule over them," Sanders said. "With the backing of the electorate, these rulers will redress the inequities stemming from inequalities that are no fault of the individual." Sanders asserted "the notion that a person's hard work might entitle him to a disproportionate share of the world's wealth is just plain wrong. A person's ability to work hard is...
  • Election Day will offer voters yet another politician, or Donald Trump

    11/23/2015 9:30:28 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 2 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/23/15 | John Porter
    The American people complain of having no one to take the reins of leadership against the army of Socialist Progressive Liberal politicians and biased Media moguls who are destroying our way of life. Well you may not like his arrogance, his hair, his swagger, his tone, his brashness, insulting remarks or something else about him. But one must be impressed with his power of conviction and willingness to express it, political correctness be hanged. His name is Donald Trump. A strong man, a non-politician who owes nobody anything and promises he will bring America back to strength, world leadership and...
  • need info to back up what I said about the refuge problem

    11/23/2015 8:13:14 AM PST · by PCPOET7 · 14 replies
    I need source info for the male make up of those claiming refuge status and I need source information on the fact that Christians are not being considered as refugees for resettlement because they will not enter the UN refugee camps because of persecution by the majority Muslim population withy in the camp.
  • Conservatives don’t fear ISIS; the Left will reap the whirlwind

    11/23/2015 5:29:57 AM PST · by lifeofgrace · 9 replies
    sgberman.com ^ | 11/22/2015 | Steve Berman
    President Obama thinks Republicans are scared of the Islamic State.  We are not.  But we’re terrified of Obama’s policies, the New York Times editorial board and the liberal narrative they are spouting. The president said the Islamic State "can't beat us on the battlefield so they try to terrorize us into being afraid."  The Left’s response to being bullied to is be foolhardy, call Republicans fear-mongers, and deny responsibility for the entire situation. The New York Times editorial board took Obama’s side Sunday, in a piece titled “The Price of Fear.” History will always be kinder to those who are...
  • Heroes Will Rise

    11/22/2015 5:45:53 PM PST · by amorphous · 6 replies
    Free Republic ^ | 22 Nov 2015
    Ladies and Gentleman, across the world radical Islamic Jihadists secretly plot the destruction of Judea-Christian governments and everywhere take the lives of those who will not bow to their god Allah! We have been asleep and are way behind in our efforts to prevent the spread of this brutishly evil Islamic system that combines a falsified religious dogma with a special kind of gratuitous terror. As if it couldn't get any worse, radical Islamists are getting away with a murderous takeover of the world, while convincing those weak of mind and ignorant of Islam's methods, that it's their own fault....
  • Coming Out As Trans-Everything [college humor]

    11/22/2015 2:30:01 PM PST · by UMCRevMom@aol.com · 7 replies
    CollegeHumor ^ | Aug 27, 2015
    So much bravery in one video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BMUl6w1efXI
  • #Equality [VERY FUNNY]

    11/22/2015 2:40:14 PM PST · by UMCRevMom@aol.com · 5 replies
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XM-HJT8_esM ^ | Jan 18, 2015 | Neel Kolhatkar
  • The German Menace of Islamo-Fascism

    11/22/2015 2:02:43 PM PST · by Olympiad Fisherman · 10 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | 11/22/15 | Mark Musser
    While many speak of "Islamo-Fascism" these days, they do not really seem to take the history between Fascism and Islam very seriously. Many pundits like to use the term "Islamo-Fascism" as a political metaphor, but strangely, they have far less interest in actually connecting the dots historically. Yet the actual historical connections between Muslims, Germany, Fascism, Nazism and Neo-Nazism runs deep. This is a very serious omission and overlooked area with regard to the so-called war on terror ...
  • Drop the gun or forget sex forever

    11/22/2015 9:20:26 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 40 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/22/15 | Suzanne Eovaldi
    When all else fails, try no sex. Chicago’s street violence is so bad that a very brave and self-composed South Side woman, April Lawson, is organizing black women to vow no sex until the killing stops, like now! “Make sure these fools put down their guns,” she’s telling her lady warriors. And her sex strike mission is based on Aristophanes’ classic Greek play, “Lysistrata!” To stop the perpetual war between Athens and Sparta, a strong Athenian woman “explains to the other women: They are to withhold sexual privileges from their menfolk as a means of forcing them to bring an...
  • Election Day will go down in history as “The Great Comeuppance of 2016”

    11/22/2015 8:39:05 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 26 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/22/15 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    The Great comeuppance of 2016 is coming. Americans are burning to deliver an old fashioned ass-kicking comeuppance to a list of people and Donald Trump has been judged to be our best chance to make this happen. This is why the “gotcha” questions and personal attacks that stop other candidates have no effect on Trump’s march forward. We don’t care; we want payback. Webster’s defines “comeuppance” as “a punishment that someone deserves to receive.” In everyday terms we know “comeuppance” as “kicking ass and taking names,” and that is what we want Trump to do for us. Americans have had...
  • I Am a Terrorist

    11/22/2015 7:58:49 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 5 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/22/15 | Jim Yardley
    Of course the greatest terrorist fear that they have from all of us is that we just might vote Republican I realized this morning, in the middle of my first cup of coffee, that I should be classified as a terrorist! I mean who knew? Thinking back, Janet Napolitano accused veterans of being potential terrorists. I’m a veteran who spent two fun-filled years in Viet Nam, so the worthy Ms. Napolitano has declared me to be a terrorist. Are you a member of the Tea Party (or even fellow traveler of those good folks)? When the answer is a resounding...
  • To Pope Francis Christmas only a “charade”

    11/22/2015 7:56:29 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 41 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/22/15 | Judi McLeod
    We’ve been hearing it from the atheists for decades. We’ve been hearing it from the legions of the hypocritical politically correct, but how many of us ever thought we’d ever hear these words from a Bishop of Rome: “Christmas is a charade”. (Pope Francis, Nov. 12, 2015) We can image the loud cheers being sent up from the secular world at the pontiff’s bullseye shot at the heart at Christmas, because it comes from a source that was least expected on the eve of Advent 2015.
  • Accepting refugees protects the U.S. from ISIS [op-ed BaltimoreSun]

    11/22/2015 4:51:09 AM PST · by huldah1776 · 39 replies
    Baltimore Sun ^ | Nov 22, 2015 | Alejandro J. Beutel
    Over the past several months there has been a public discussion about what to do with the mass migration of Syrian refugees traveling to the West, fleeing from violence. The recent attacks in Paris have raised concerns about ISIS operatives posing as innocents fleeing from violence. Some leaders in Europe and the United States have seized upon this heinous incident to reverse the decision to welcome Syrian refugees. While these positions are understandable, they are also misguided. In fact, welcoming Syrian refugees into America helps our nation in the long fight against ISIS by undermining the terrorist group's recruitment message....
  • Reaganite's SUNDAY FUNNIES

    11/22/2015 4:13:24 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 3 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 22 November 2015 | Reaganite Republican
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  • The BEST Pro-Christian, Anti-Muslim Rant/Presentation You Ever Seen...

    11/21/2015 11:38:13 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 24 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 21 November 2015 | Reaganite Republican
    Ann Barnhardt Thevideo below surely merits an hour of your valuable time- bless your heart Ann Barnhardt- great job here. Some of it's a bitharsh,but the reality of Islam ain't pretty, truth be told. This woman is a truly inspirational warrior for Christ- we need more like her. Why doesn't Pope Francis sound more like this? The Catholic Church didn't get as rich and powerful as it is by being a milquetoast religion, after all. Of course at this time it's particularly relevant- quite a valuable education for 60 mins, and good to know what sort of people Obama's...
  • States can guard against Fed-sponsored refugees

    11/21/2015 11:08:47 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 4 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/21/15 | A. Dru Kristenev
    Protection of this nation from the insidious importation of terror under the guise of poor, despondent refugees. States must prosecute their authority as expressed by the Constitution Chastising and threatening governors with temper tantrums is all the power the president wields in attempting to force states to accept refugees whose numbers are likely riddled with terrorists. And the House of Representatives isn’t catering to the snarky attitude either, having just passed a bill to place a hold on acceptance of refugees from Syria with a bipartisan, veto-proof majority. How this issue goes forward depends on the willingness of the Senate...
  • The Chickens of Communism Have Come Home to Roost

    11/21/2015 11:05:50 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 2 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/21/15 | Dr. Ileana Johnson Paugh
    If people fail to understand the concept of Big Brother Government and the Welfare State, forgetting patriotism, cultural heritage, and history, all freedoms will vanish. The chickens of intolerance and communist social justice have come home to roost on the American campus. Decades of Marxist indoctrination by the vaunted communist academia are finally paying off—our cultural heritage is replaced by cultural Marxism and primitive cultures that are deemed superior to ours and worshipped. Academia has been blotting out the past and revising history for a while but with increased vengeance since Jimmy Carter founded the U.S. Department of Education on...
  • A Nation of Pill Zombies

    11/21/2015 9:03:41 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 14 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/21/15 | Suzanne Eovaldi
    “I’m paid to dispense a little poison every day to people,” said a well-trained pharmacist recently. We began our conversation at a Treasure Coast GOP forum for candidates running for office. There was nothing new being said so I welcomed this conversation with a real American who was unafraid to tell the truth about a tragedy he sees every day. “Forty four out of every 100 middle aged white Americans are taking anti-depressants, more than 1 in 3,” he went on. When you multiply out his figure of 495 prescriptions for pills he fills every day at one corner, corporate...
  • The Truth About Islam and Jihad (Pt. IV in Series)

    11/21/2015 3:38:31 AM PST · by GonzoII · 6 replies
    Tim Staples Blog ^ | March 12, 2015 | Tim Staples
    Islamic attitudes toward non-Muslims are determined by many factors of which two are most necessary to consider. The first is Jihad or Holy War. The second is the concept of Dar Al Harb (Arabic for "House of War") and Dar Al Islam ("House of Submission") in Islamic tradition. "House of War" refers to any territory or people who are not living in submission to Islam. "House of Submission," or Dar Al Islam, refers to any territory or people living in submission to the message of Muhammad. The concept of Jihad (Arabic for Struggle) has been given two interpretations, which...
  • 6 Months ago today – NCOM Christian Unity Statement on Waco

    11/20/2015 6:47:50 PM PST · by Elderberry · 1 replies
    christiansanonymous ^ | 11/20/2015 | Louie Nobs
    On any given weekend, in a city, in any state of the union, groups of motorcyclists will be meeting in a restaurant or bar for a Confederation of Clubs meeting. The Goals of Confederation of Clubs are to bring patch holders together, communication between clubs, and a judicial coming together to protect our rights through the courts. They also work with local and state Motorcycle Rights Organizations and the National Coalition of Motorcyclists on legislative issues. Confederation of Clubs have autonomous leadership, but hold one thing in common; they all belong to the National Coalition of Motorcyclists or NCOM. NCOM...
  • The Enemy we face must be Ruthlessly Defeated, not Appeased

    11/20/2015 12:09:59 PM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 7 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/20/15 | Lt. Col. (P) Bill Connor
    We must act now. Not only will ISIS be on the ash heap of history, but we will win-over the Muslim world which is watching to see strength or weakness. Appeasement isn't working. It is time for violence “To conquer, we must destroy our enemies. We must not only die gallantly; we must kill devastatingly. The faster and more effectively you kill, the longer you will live”
— George S. Patton With the despicable ISIS attacks in Paris, followed by the aerial bombing response by France against ISIS forces in Racca, Syria; we are seeing many on the Left double-down on...
  • Laugh Factory Joke of the Day SUCKS!!!

    11/20/2015 9:50:27 AM PST · by amorphous · 30 replies
    Laugh Factory ^ | 20 Nov 2015 | Submitted By: mikayla davis
    Yo' Mama is so ugly, yo' daddy takes her to work with him so he doesn't have to kiss her goodbye.
  • The Candidate’s Stance on Accepting Syrian Refugees Into the United States

    11/20/2015 9:13:33 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 1 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/20/15 | John Porter
    The recent murders in Paris by Muslim “refugees” has transformed the question of bringing potentially dangerous individuals to the United States into perhaps the most important topic of the 2016 Election. I’ve included Porter’s collected information both on current candidates and those who have dropped out of the race. by John Porter, guest writer That you may be properly informed, here you will be provided the presidential candidates’ stance on the Syrian Refugee crisis from their own mouths. I have listed first those who support the U.S. taking in these people from Syria and public quotes from each one of...
  • America Is Charlie Sheen: The CDC Says There Are 20,000,000 New STD Cases In America Each Year

    11/20/2015 9:10:41 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 55 replies
    Tech Republic ^ | 11/20/2015 | Michael Snyder
    Charlie Sheen’s announcement that he is HIV positive has created a huge uproar as critics attack him from every direction, but the truth is that Charlie Sheen is simply a reflection of our society as a whole. You see, the truth is that it isn’t just big Hollywood stars that are engaged in insanely risky sexual behavior. According to the CDC, there are 110 million cases of sexually-transmitted disease in America today, and another 20 million STD cases are added to that total every year. The United States has the highest STD infection rate in the entire industrialized world, and...
  • It's Legal to Eat Genetically Modified Salmon in the U.S.

    11/20/2015 8:56:40 AM PST · by w1n1 · 69 replies
    Cal Sportsman ^ | 11/20/2015 | A Press
    The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved genetically modified salmon, the first such altered animal allowed for human consumption in the United States. The Obama administration had stalled in approving the fast-growing salmon for more than five years amid consumer concerns about eating genetically modified foods. But the agency said Thursday the fish is safe to eat. In announcing the approval, the FDA said that there are "no biologically relevant differences in the nutritional profile of AquAdvantage Salmon compared to that of other farm-raised Atlantic salmon." AquAdvantage Salmon was created by the Massachusetts-based company AquaBounty. Ron Stotish, the company's...
  • Trump should call for a new “Project Exile” to deport illegal criminals, help cities fight crime

    11/20/2015 8:18:59 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 1 replies
    Coach is Right ^ | 11/20/15 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    The City of Baltimore trails only St. Louis in the rate of murders it has seen thus far this year. To address the carnage in these and other Democrat run cities, Donald Trump should support a new “Project Exile.” “Project Exile” was a tactic which bypassed local courts for trial in federal courtrooms when guns were involved. The gun toting criminals in Virginia’s capital City Richmond, never knew if they were facing local law enforcement or the full weight of the federal government until it was too late. Throughout the life of the project sometimes a coin flip in the...
  • Combined Suicide and Murder Rates by Country

    11/20/2015 6:51:37 AM PST · by marktwain · 4 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 18 November, 2015 | Dean Weingarten
    The chart shows the combined suicide and intentional homicide rates for 26 developed nations. It is always hard to come up with a list of countries to choose, so I let the Washington Post choose this list. They conveniently came up with the list in an article on suicide. As with most international comparisons, one of the major questions is: What countries do you choose to compare? It makes an enormous difference, and can cause exactly opposite conclusions. Why was Luxembourg included, but not Australia? Ask the Washington Post. Why was Iceland included, but not the U.S. Virgin Islands?...
  • Why Islamic terror in Mali bodes very ill for Europe

    11/20/2015 5:06:37 AM PST · by lifeofgrace · 6 replies
    sgberman.com ^ | 11/20/2015 | Steve Berman
    Overnight, Islamic terrorists took 170 hostages at a hotel in Mali.  Why would Islamic terrorists take hostages in Mali?  Most Americans don’t even know what continent Mali is on (Africa), or where it is in Africa (I admit, I had to look on a map).  What’s special about Mali?  Turns out, quite a bit. Mali is former French colony, now an Islamic state.  It’s a poor—very, very poor land-locked country.  Let’s unpack all the history and current entanglements and see where it leads. Going back into history, from the Left’s viewpoint, those Western Christian colonialists who try to spread their...
  • Fazliddin Kurbanov: Terrorist ‘Refugee’

    11/20/2015 4:29:45 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 4 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/20/15 | Arnold Alert
    A case study in Obama's refugee folly The fecklessness of the Obama administration’s despicable “refugee” agenda can be personified. Last August a federal jury convicted Uzbek refugee Fazliddin Kurbanov of three terror-related charges that included working to support a terrorist organization, and amassing explosive materials in his apartment in Boise, ID. Kurbanov is a Russian-speaking truck driver originally from Uzbekistan who began his life as a Muslim. When his parents converted to Orthodox Christianity, the family was subjected to government persecution and they fled to nearby Kazakhstan. In 2009 his parents came to the Unites States, followed shortly thereafter by...
  • Phony compassion of Western leaders putting civilian lives at risk

    11/20/2015 4:26:43 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 4 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/20/15 | Judi McLeod
    Wobbly Western leaders are operating under the cover of compassion. Where is compassion when they are putting the lives of their own people at risk? That French premier Manuel Valls is positing that some of the suspects in Friday’s Paris attacks took advantage of Europe’s migrant crisis to “slip in” unnoticed, while French President François Hollande has announced he’s bringing in some 30,000 more Syrian “refugees”, it becomes rational to ask if the main droite(right hand) knows what the main gauche (left hand) is doing. How can it be that the president of any country would open the door to...
  • TGIF 'toons

    11/20/2015 4:18:49 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 7 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 20 November 2015 | Reaganite Republican
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    11/19/2015 4:26:08 PM PST · by Impala64ssa · 10 replies
    Bearing Drift ^ | 11/17/15 | BRIAN SCHOENEMAN
    The recent attacks in Paris have ignited a firestorm of controversy about refugees in the United States. Based on information that has been released in this still on-going investigation, at least one of the Paris bombers was fingerprinted in Greece and may have posed as a refugee. This has led to an outcry here in America. Unfortunately, what has been feeding into this outcry is a massive amount of misreporting on the issue of refugees, both in the United States and elsewhere, and this has been exacerbated by incorrect and misleading comments from elected officials and candidates for office. This...
  • German Universities Now All Free of Tuition Fees for International Students

    11/19/2015 3:43:59 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 20 replies
    MiGreat ^ | 10/2014 | JOSEPHINE GOUBE
    Universities in Germany are now free of tuition fees for all including international students. Lower Saxony became the last of seven German states to abolish their tuition fees, which were already extremely low. German universities had been charging for tuition since 2006. The measure proved unpopular, and German states began dropping them one by one. It is now all gone throughout the country, even for foreigners. This means that now, both domestic and international undergraduate students at public universities in Germany are able to study in Germany for free, with just a small fee to cover administration -- usually between...
  • Amnesty? Refugees? What's the difference? Democrats Will Grow Their Base...

    11/19/2015 11:54:26 AM PST · by mononymous · 6 replies
    Mononymous1/Wordpress ^ | 11/19/2015 | Mononymous1
    Suffering, perhaps temporarily, the setback of an injunction against executive amnesty; the administration is moving full speed ahead with its plans for refugees. Who knows what the actual intake will be before this is all done but missing from the equation is the untold number that will also arrive, subsequently, as derivative beneficiaries of those granted status (see here: http://www.uscis.gov/i-730). Unlike the folks entering across the southern border, refugees, once they’ve been admitted into the country and have stayed for a year, automatically qualify to adjust status to become permanent residents. From this point on, they are on a glide...
  • VA gets Shorted $2.6 Billion while Obama Admin Budgets $4.5 Billion on Syrians Migrants

    11/19/2015 10:55:31 AM PST · by blueyon · 9 replies
    TruthIandAction ^ | 09/28/15 | ???
    Yes, it could get bigger. It also could mean furloughs, hiring freezes and program cancellations if a solution can’t be found. “We are going to do the right thing for veterans and be good stewards of taxpayer dollars,” VA Deputy Secretary Sloan Gibson told members of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee on Thursday. “But to succeed, we need the flexibility to use funds to meet veterans needs as they arise.” Without that, he said, “we get to dire circumstances before August. We will have to start denying care to some veterans.” Lawmakers were enraged that the department is only now...
  • B Troop, 4th U.S. Cav Reg (Memorial) to change command

    11/19/2015 10:55:21 AM PST · by SandRat · 12 replies
    FORT HUACHUCA — B Troop, 4th U.S. Cavalry Regiment (Memorial) hosts a Change of Command Ceremony 2 p.m., today, Nov. 19, on historic Brown Parade Field here. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Joshua Hengst will relinquish command to Army Capt. Andrew Uthlaut. The public is invited to attend this unique, colorful ceremony which highlights Fort Huachuca's Old West cavalry heritage. The 4th Cavalry Regiment is one of the most famous and most decorated regiments in the U.S. Army. Since its activation in 1855, the 4th Cavalry has continuously served in peace and war. The regiment has fought gallantly in the Indian Wars,...
  • If The Economy Is Fine, Why Are So Many Hedge Funds, Energy Companies And Large Retailers Imploding?

    11/19/2015 8:55:56 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 12 replies
    TEC ^ | 11/19/2015 | Michael Snyder
    If The Economy Is Fine, Why Are So Many Hedge Funds, Energy Companies And Large Retailers Imploding? By Michael Snyder, on November 18th, 2015 If the U.S. economy really is in “great shape”, then why do all of the numbers keep telling us that we are in a recession? The manufacturing numbers say that we are in a recession, the trade numbers say that we are in a recession, and as you will see below the retail numbers say that we are in a recession. But just like in 2008, the Federal Reserve and our top politicians will continue...
  • France confirms Paris attack ringleader has been sent to Allah

    11/19/2015 8:53:58 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 22 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/19/15 | Dan Calabrese
    If getting killed is what ISIS wants, let's give them what they want. Or rather, let's encourage the ass-kicking French to give them what they want - since America won't do it French officials confirmed this morning that they killed the ringleader of the Paris terror attacks in an early-morning police raid. The ringleader was Pierre Mondeaux, an evangelical Christian who led Wednesday night Bible studies and preached Jesus Christ to passers-by on Paris street corners. Just kidding! His name was Abdelhamid Abaaoud and he was a radical Islamic jihadist affilated with ISIS. Of course: