Hollywood instructed to demonize gun owners on screen

Hollywood instructed to demonize gun owners on screen

From Personal Liberty Digest A Hollywood industry group is encouraging film entertainment producers, executives and writers to include anti-2nd Amendment propaganda in television and film plots. The Entertainment Industries Council (EIC)is providing Hollywood insiders to include scenes that make gun ownership look like a bad idea. EIC claims this is part of its mission of: […]

Taxpayers fund job bank for Dem, Clinton groups

Taxpayers fund job bank for Dem, Clinton groups

By  Lachlan Markay / Washington Free Beacon Taxpayers are funding a website where federal employees can find work electing Democratic candidates and organizing advocacy campaigns in support of left-wing legislation, a review of the website reveals. Employers currently listing jobs on the site include a Democratic campaign vendor, groups that have financed the cycle’s largest pro-Hillary […]

Thousands of welfare recipients still using cards at liquor stores

Thousands of welfare recipients still using cards at liquor stores

  By Arthur Kane / Colorado Watchdog Between May and November last year, 5,000 welfare recipients withdrew taxpayer money more than 10,000 times at casinos, liquor stores and pot shops despite a new state law requiring agencies to block the abuse, officials told lawmakers Tuesday. The numbers, which show 9,204 withdrawals at liquor stores, 40 […]

Civil rights reform causing crime wave, Chicago cops say

Civil rights reform causing crime wave, Chicago cops say

By Andy Torbett / Heartland Institute Law enforcement officers in Chicago are claiming a recent spike in gun violence in the city is rooted in a recent legal agreement requiring police street investigations to comply with a stricter understanding of constitutional and civil rights protections. The agreement, which was struck between the Illinois chapter of the […]

France: Jihad infecting Army, Police

France: Jihad infecting Army, Police

By Yves Mamou / Gatestone Institute According to a confidential memo, dated January 2015, from the anti-terrorist unit of the French interior ministry, France is already host to 8,250 radical Islamists (a 50% increase in one year). Some of these Islamists have gone to Syria to join the Islamic State (IS); others have infiltrated all levels of […]

Russia’s Syria ‘withdrawal’ is not a win for the West

Russia’s Syria ‘withdrawal’ is not a win for the West

By Aaron MacLean / Washington Free Beacon News broke on Russian state media this afternoon that Putin has ordered “the main part” of his forces deployed in Syria to “start” withdrawing from that country on Tuesday. The report was followed by near-immediate murmurs among Americans who are sympathetic to President Obama’s foreign policy that Putin’s order constitutes some sort of American […]

Auditor: CMS was ‘passive’ in preventing fraud in administering Obamacare

Auditor: CMS was ‘passive’ in preventing fraud in administering Obamacare

By Ali Meyer / Washington Free Beacon The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services was “passive” in its approach to identifying and preventing fraud in administering Obamacare, according to testimony from the Government Accountability Office. According to the report, the agency must verify an individual’s application information to determine he or she is eligible for health […]

US recession data shows it’s a very short road to capital controls

US recession data shows it’s a very short road to capital controls

By Simon Black, republished from Sovereignman.com “Prosperity is like a Jenga tower. Take one piece out and the whole thing can fall.” That’s a direct quote from John Williams, the President of the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank in a speech he gave a few weeks ago. He could have just as easily been talking […]

Anti-Israel BDS movement dealt series of setbacks in state legislatures

Anti-Israel BDS movement dealt series of setbacks in state legislatures

It’s been a BDS year for the anti-Israel BDS movement – bad, difficult and substandard. The once-potent Boycott, Divest and Sanctions campaign has suffered a series of setbacks in state legislatures, where bills to penalize companies that target Israel are garnering bipartisan support. Anti-Israel groups condemn these bills, which they see as violations of free […]