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Obama Bloviates on ISIS. Then He Goes Golfing.

Written by Gary North on August 22, 2014

On August 20, as news hit about ISIS’s execution of journalist Jim Foley, President Obama gave a speech at Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. He said the following. “Good afternoon, everybody. Today, the entire world is appalled by the brutal murder of Jim Foley by the terrorist group, ISIL.” The President referred to ISIS as ISIL. “Jim […]

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Will the IRS Monitor Sermons?

Written by Gary North on August 18, 2014

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This report appeared on the WND site. Imagine uttering the words “pro-life” in your church and finding yourself targeted by an investigation from the feared and reviled Internal Revenue Service. An expert on the First Amendment conflict between pastors and the federal agency, which says it is investigating speech delivered from pulpits, confirms that’s possible. […]

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A 40-Year Conspiracy of Silence on Nixon

Written by Gary North on August 9, 2014

It was 40 years ago today that Richard Nixon climbed into a government-supplied helicopter that was about to carry him into private life. He raised both hands in the famous V-sign, which supposedly symbolized victory, but which marked the most important single personal defeat in the history of the American presidency. Nixon over the next […]

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The Judicial Case Against Reparations to Blacks

Written by Gary North on August 2, 2014

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This debate will not go away. There is a reason for this. First, there is a lot of money on the line. Second, the welfare state ideology is widespread. The case for reparations is the case for the welfare state. The case for reparations to blacks in general from society in general rests on a […]

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Obama’s 2008 Promise: A New America. Real Soon Now.

Written by Gary North on July 28, 2014

Campaign rhetoric is always fun to review. No matter what the politician promises, it does not come true. Here is what Obama said 5 days before he was elected. Hope. Change. Change we can hope for. Hope we can change for. Pelosi gave us ObamaCare. Anything else?  Nope. Hope in nope. It’s safer. You won’t […]

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Public Goes Ballistic Over the Porous Mexican Border

Written by Gary North on July 17, 2014

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A recent Gallup poll reveals that two issues are neck and neck as the issues of greatest concern in the USA: (1)  illegal aliens; (2) dissatisfaction with the federal government. Gallup dutifully refuses to call them illegal aliens. One does not use such crude, accurate language. No, no, no; these are “undocumented immigrants.” In early […]

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