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CNN Actively Working On Trump Coup

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:33:07 +0000

CNNAs the GOP convention nears, and talks of a serious delegate coup are brewing, CNN has gotten in on the action with an event of their own.

New Apple Patent Has Terrible Implications

Published on: Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:40:41 +0000

appleApple has just patented terrifying new technology to be included in their upcoming smartphones that will usher in a new wave of Big Brother.

CARTOON: The Dynamic Duo

Published on: Thu, 30 Jun 2016 16:47:48 +0000

Dynamic DuoThe Dynamic Duo of Elizabeth Warren and Hillary Clinton accuse the wealthy of being money grubbers while they continue to pray on taxpayers.

FBI Botching More Than Just Clinton Investigation

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 13:48:28 +0000

FBIWhile the FBI bumbles around with their investigation into Hillary Clinton's illegal email server, a more frightening issue has come to light.

VIDEO: Liberal Student Gets A Lesson From Cavuto

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 17:03:54 +0000

cavutoThis poor girl is up against Neil Cavuto, though, and her entire rhetoric gets dismantled in a matter of minutes.


FBI Says No One Killed at Sandy Hook Part 2

Published on: Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:30:55 GMT

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FBI Says No One Killed at Sandy Hook Part 2 Agency publishes crime report showing "0" murders occurred in Newtown in 2012 Recently released FBI crime statist...


FBI Says No One Killed at Sandy Hook Part 1

Published on: Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:21:55 GMT

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FBI Says No One Killed at Sandy Hook Part 1 Agency publishes crime report showing "0" murders occurred in Newtown in 2012 Recently released FBI crime statist...


St. Charles County Sheriff’s Department Says Their SWAT Team Was Helping Journalists In Ferguson

Published on: Mon, 18 Aug 2014 01:10:05 GMT

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St. Charles County Sheriff’s Department Says Their SWAT Team Was Helping Journalists In Ferguson Despite reports, SWAT Team helped Al-Jazeera reporters, did ...


NBC Censors Snowden's Critical 9/11 Comments from Prime Time Audience

Published on: Sun, 08 Jun 2014 00:50:15 GMT

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"They found that we had all of the information we needed as an intelligence community... to detect this plot" Statements made by NSA whistleblower Edward Sno...


Ted Cruz: US Senate Is Going To Vote To 'Repeal The First Amendment'

Published on: Sat, 24 May 2014 15:58:54 GMT

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Ted Cruz drops bombshell: Senate Democrats to 'repeal the First Amendment' this year Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) drew audible gasps Thursday when he told gathering ...


Indiana Police Are Arming For War

Published on: Fri, 23 May 2014 09:26:39 GMT

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Police Now "Armed For War" Against Returning Veterans In a chilling story entitled Armed for War: Pentagon surplus gives local police an edge, we learn how a...



CARTOON: Happy Independence Day!

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 16:31:33 +0000

Independence DayThis 4th of July 2016 have a safe and Happy Independence Day. Political Cartoon by A.F.Branco ©2016.

New Hashtag Causes Massive Liberal Outrage…

Published on: Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:56:46 +0000

hashtagWhile social media has long been considered the domain of the liberal, a new hashtag has emerged to combat the leftist hold on the platform. The hashtag, “Heterosexual Pride Day”, has gained a massive amount of support despite President Obama’s cause du jour of LGBT rights.  Obama has routinely ignored the reality of radical Islamic terrorism […]

Paul Ryan Under Fire On Wisconsin Billboard

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 02:40:59 +0000

paul ryanPaul Ryan is in a serious fight for his congressional seat in his home state of Wisconsin, and his opponent is going for the jugular on new billboards.

You Won’t Believe What Got This Third Grader In Trouble

Published on: Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:36:09 +0000

political correctnessBetween political correctness and the impending nanny state, it seems that no one is safe from offending the liberal, leftists kooks.

VIDEO: Americans In Liberal California Don’t Understand 4th of July

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 18:20:59 +0000

VIDEO:  Americans In Liberal California Don’t Understand 4th of JulyMark Dice, Youtube celebrity and social commentator, took to the boardwalk in California to ask Americans some very simple questions about the 4th of July.


NPR's Interview With President Obama About 'Obama's Years'

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 05:00:00 -0400

Steve Inskeep interviews President Obama on NPR's radio special, "Obama's Years," about how Americans have fared since 2008. He also discusses the Brexit vote and parallels in the U.S. election.

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President Obama Defends His Record On Race

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 07:24:00 -0400

In an interview with NPR, Obama answers critics among people of color who say that, despite their overwhelming support at the ballot box, he hasn't delivered enough results for their communities.

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White House Documents Number Of Civilians Killed In U.S. Drone Strikes

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 16:29:38 -0400

The Obama administration issued a long awaited report Friday, documenting the number on civilians who have been accidentally killed by U.S. drone strikes. Human rights activists welcome the administration's newfound transparency, though some question whether the report goes far enough.

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The Obama Years: Views On A Presidency, Across America

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:41:00 -0400

How has life changed over the past eight years under President Obama? NPR hits the road to ask Americans about Obama's White House years on everything from jobs and energy to race and immigration.

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On A Tight Travel Budget? You'll Appreciate This Year's July 4th Bargains

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:52:00 -0400

Record numbers of Americans are expected to be traveling over the long holiday weekend. Both gasoline prices and air fares are down from 2015, making holiday trips more affordable for millions.

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NPR Politics Lunchbox: 'Heebeejabis,' Trump's Tebow Helmet

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:15:00 -0400

Our favorite 2016 news and stories curated from NPR and around the web. Today: listen as a women tells Trump to replace TSA 'heebeejabis' with veterans, and read about Trump's Tim Tebow helmet.

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Lynch Will Accept Recommendations Of Lawyers, Agents, On Clinton Email Probe

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 07:33:00 -0400

Attorney General Loretta Lynch says she regrets that her impromptu meeting with Bill Clinton has "cast a shadow" on the investigation of Hillary Clinton's email use, but did not recuse herself.

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Week In Politics: Bill Clinton, Trump On Trade

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 16:29:38 -0400

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with our regular political commentators E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post and Brooking Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times. They discuss Bill Clinton's role in Hillary Clinton's campaign and Donald Trump's speeches on trade.

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Despite Trump's Promise For 'Showbiz' Convention, Tradition Appears To Be Winning

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:17:00 -0400

Trump seems to be wrestling with his impulse as an entertainer and marketer, and the promises he's made to Republican leaders to appropriately carry "the mantle" of the party.

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Loretta Lynch Will Follow Recommendations In Clinton Email Case

Published on: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:22:00 -0400

After bipartisan outcry over the attorney general's meeting with Bill Clinton, she says she'll leave the conclusion in Hillary Clinton's email investigation to career lawyers and FBI agents.

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Progressives Must Use Brexit to Take Back Control of British Politics

The reason our political structures have failed to adapt and generate new solutions to this growing crisis is that the first-past-the-post electoral system ...

Britain politics in turmoil over leadership contest after 'brexecution'

Michael Gove reshaped the race to be Britain's next prime minister when he politically ambushed Boris Johnson and in the process, rattled an already ...

Perhaps, after all, sexual morality does still matter in politics

This is not something that we are keen to discuss, for we are pretty sure that we have become far less puritanical, and that this is a good thing. But try ...

EU commissioner says Brexit negotiation must precede trade talks

Cecilia Malmström: 'The referendum ... has no legal effect. First there has to be notification, which the next prime minister will do, I hope swiftly.

​The mermaids of politics

One evening not long ago, at a recent family vacation by the beach, my grandmother, cousin and I lay sprawled out on a bed, mesmerized by my ...

Look into my eyes: Leave.EU campaign consulted TV hypnotist

The Muslim Council of Britain urged political and civic leaders to heal divisions. It has logged many reports of Muslims and others being taunted to “go ...

Clinton Emails, Trade Accusations Dominate The Week In Politics

U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch says she will accept the recommendations of career lawyers and FBI agents looking into whether Hillary Clinton ...

Social media erupts after British politics turns into a fast-paced TV drama

London (CNN) Forget Game of Thrones. The United Kingdom and its current political landscape have turned into a fast-paced TV drama of its own that ...

A witness to history: 50 years of presidential politics

Kennerly has spent 50 years photographing U.S. politics. At age 27, he became the youngest chief White House photographer when he started ...

Politics is not a game. Words of hate have consequences

But it's a reminder that politics is not a game. Words have consequences. Bad people can be emboldened in ways speakers never intended.

Our Politics Is Like the Last Stage of a Desperate, Drunken Party: We Need to Sober Up Fast

Two days ago, a Scottish Green Party member summed up the current state of our politics in one tweet. She wrote: “Politics go home, you are drunk.”.

2016 is a fascinating year for politics, and that's awful news for political scientists

When I was but a wee political scientist, I remember reading old-timey American political scientists writing that two things ailed American politics: the ...

The Value of Using Harry Potter to Teach Politics

In an article for PS:Political Science and Politics, Stephen Deets describes how he used Harry Potter to teach politics to undergraduates at Middlebury, ...

Sorry, tacky emoji won't fix our broken politics

As Europe falls apart, Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton rolled out her latest tacky attempt to “engage” with the youth of today. Yes, politics have ...

Updates on California politics: 17 propositions qualify for November ballot, lawmakers send gun ...

Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching: Seventeen propositions ...