Michael Barone: Today’s turn-of-the-century problems

Michael Barone: Today’s turn-of-the-century problems

By Michael Barone Is America in a new Gilded Age? That’s the contention of Republican political consultant Bruce Mehlman, and in a series of 35 slides, he makes a strong case. In many ways, problems facing America today resemble those facing what we still call “turn-of-the-century” America, the 1890s to the 1910s. Just as employment […]

The conservative victory no one is talking about

The conservative victory no one is talking about

By Sam Rolley / Personal Liberty Digest President Donald Trump is quietly working to reshape the nation’s federal court system. During his first 200 days in the Oval Office, the president outpaced his three predecessors with a barrage of conservative nominations to the bench. Trump’s highest profile judicial win was Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch’s […]

NYT editor blasts ‘oblivious idiot’ Trump, ‘horrible’ Pence in latest Project Veritas sting

NYT editor blasts ‘oblivious idiot’ Trump, ‘horrible’ Pence in latest Project Veritas sting

A New York Times senior staff editor called President Trump an “oblivious idiot” and Vice President Mike Pence “horrible” and “worse than Trump” in an undercover video released Tuesday by the watchdog group Project Veritas. The video, part of an investigation into liberal media bias, shows London-based homepage editor Desiree Shoe blasting the president and […]

Judicial Watch: State Dept. says 2,800 Huma Abedin government documents found on pervert Weiner’s laptop

Judicial Watch: State Dept. says 2,800 Huma Abedin government documents found on pervert Weiner’s laptop

From Judicial Watch Judicial Watch revealed today that the U.S. Department of State admits it received 2,800 Huma Abedin work-related documents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) that were found on her estranged husband Anthony Weiner’s personal laptop. Abedin was former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s deputy chief of staff. Weiner is a disgraced […]

This year’s Atlantic hurricane season has not been historically unusual

This year’s Atlantic hurricane season has not been historically unusual

By Joseph S. D’Aleo / Heartland Institute The waxing and waning of powerful hurricane seasons is not new. The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season got an early start with Arlene in April, but the most powerful storms didn’t start to hit until the last week of August, when Hurricane Harvey flooded Texas and Louisiana. Harvey was the […]

Saudi Arabia still promoting “violent and intolerant teachings” in schoolbooks

Saudi Arabia still promoting “violent and intolerant teachings” in schoolbooks

By A. Z. Mohamed / Gatestone Institute A review of the Saudi Ministry of Education’s school religion books currently available at the portal for digital curriculum (visited on September 25, 2017) found out that the curriculum still has violent and intolerant teachings. These books were published for the school year 2016-17. At a very early stage, the fourth […]

New elections in Catalonia coming: By force or peacefully?

New elections in Catalonia coming: By force or peacefully?

By Mike “Mish” Shedlock In a letter to prime minister Mariano Rajoy, Catalan president Carles Puigdemont asks Spain to end “repression of the Catalan people”. Puigdemont still did not say whether or not Catalonia declared independence. Meanwhile, a prosecutor seeks to hold Catalan police chief in prison with no bail. Puigdemont Requests “Sincere Dialog” Last […]

Muslim persecution of Christians, May 2017

Muslim persecution of Christians, May 2017

By Raymond Ibrahim / Gatestone Institute One month after Islamic militants bombed two Egyptian churches during Palm Sunday and killed nearly 50 people in April 2017, several SUVs, on May 26, stopped two buses transporting dozens of Christians to the ancient Coptic Monastery of St. Samuel the Confessor in the desert south of Cairo. According to […]