U.S. Politics

An open letter to Rabbi Wolkoff [UPDATED]

Author’s note: The Rabbi was nice enough to respond to me. Here is his response, and mine following. (The text has been slightly edited for reading on this blog.) Dear ‘Honey’, The response to my sermon Sacred Ground has been both surprising and overwhelming. In addition, it has been overwhelmingly positive. There have been a […]

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The two Staples of Liberalthink: CLOSEDMINDEDNESS and PROJECTION

Coriolanus is my favorite Shakespeare play because it represents everything one needs to know about politics in any era. And I am a political animal. I saw a production of this play recently and it was marvelous and so was the discussion of it by a scholar and the expert who put the production together. […]

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Political Observations of a half century

Recently I saw a video of the speech Nixon gave to Americans about his going into Cambodia. Hearing it today it sounds sensible. But I remember how the left excoriated him. I always thought there was subversion from other countries exploiting the anger of the young to try to harm the country’s unity. We only […]

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Our long national nightmare is over

For the past 500 and some odd days, I’ve had a countdown timer on my browser that has counted down the days, hours, minutes, and seconds to when the new POTUS would be inaugurated. Back then, I had no idea who the 45th president of United States would be. What I did know was that […]

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Liberal Tolerance 2.0: Kill The Republicans

.@EdWhelanEPPC @freep not hiding. Right here in front of you. Just not moved by your "outrage," and not apologizing bcuz I'm not sorry. — Stephen Henderson (@SHendersonFreep) June 7, 2016 Not to worry. It’s all good. He’s a democrat. He’ll get away with it. The Detroit Free Press editorial page editor Stephen Henderson, Pulitzer Prize […]

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What Now, Bernie? What Now?

After yesterday’s “historic” wins (it’s always ‘historic’ with democrats) for overtly ‘fortunately pre-stacked deck’ Hillary Clinton, where does Bernie Sanders’s fight for respect, recognition, and consideration from the DNC go? Well, for starters, Barack Obama cannot contain himself any longer from all the mass media attention in this 2016 race, and is itching for relevance […]

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IRS Releases ‘Target’ List of TEA Party and Conservative Groups

Tip of the iceberg of the politicization and weaponization of the federal government under the Obama administration… (Washington Times) – More than three years after it admitted to targeting tea party groups for intrusive scrutiny, the IRS has finally released a near-complete list of the organizations it snagged in a political dragnet. The tax agency […]

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Feds are Using Tax Dollars to Build Separate Holding for Transgender Illegal Aliens

Wait a fucking minute! They are providing them with separate accommodations, but are demanding, via blackmail and extortion, that the nation’s public schools, and any other public and private facilities, allow “transgenders” to choose whatever bathroom/locker room/shower they feel they belong in? (Washington Times) – Federal immigration authorities plan to build a separate unit for […]

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20,642 Legacies: Barack Obama’s Eight Year Trail of “Red Tape”

What a busy dictator… (The Daily Signal) – The tide of red tape that threatens to drown U.S. consumers and businesses surged yet again in 2015, according to a Heritage Foundation study we released on Monday. More than $22 billion per year in new regulatory costs were imposed on Americans last year, pushing the total […]

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Federal Decree to Colleges: Stop “Racist” Checking Criminal Background Checks

Less than 7 months left of this leftist ‘deconstruct’ crap… (Judicial Watch) – The Obama administration has ordered the nation’s colleges and universities to stop asking applicants about criminal and school disciplinary history because it discriminates against minorities. Institutions are also being asked to offer those with criminal records special support services such as counseling, […]

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