Politics Timeline

Feminism Protest Shows Why The Movement Is Dying

Feminism Protest Shows Protesters Suck

COMMENTARY — A feminism protest at a major Canadian University has found its way to the front page of Reddit, and as of this writing, is up to more than 3,300 comments and counting. The reason: a small group of self-proclaimed “feminists” disrupted gender equality advocate Dr. Janice Fiamengo’s visiting lecture. Fiamengo is a former… Read more »

Michelle Obama, Please Don’t Speak At Our Graduation, Kids Say

Topeka graduating seniors don't want Michelle Obama to speak at their graduation

The plan for Michelle Obama to speak at the combined high school graduation ceremonies in Topeka, Kansas, is drawing complaints from parents and students and an online petition hoping for change, as it were. Ordinarily, the five Topeka high schools conduct separate ceremonies. Instead, on May 17, all seniors will receive their diplomas in a… Read more »

Michelle Obama Should Not Be Paid As First Lady, Says Laura Bush

Michelle Obama Should Not Be Paid As First Lady, Says Laura Bush

Michelle Obama should not receive a salary as First Lady according to Laura Bush, who could definitely be said to be an expert on the subject. But these comments happen to stray into the political mine field of income inequality and the gender pay gap. In a related report by The Inquisitr, Michelle Obama’s school… Read more »

Chelsea Clinton Again Teases Political Future

Chelsea Clinton hints again that she may one day consider a move into politics.

Chelsea Clinton seems to be hinting at a possible future in politics once again. In an interview withFast Company at South by Southwest in Austin last month, Clinton had the following to say: “I live in a city and a state and a country where I support my elected representatives. If at some point that… Read more »

Oklahoma Governor Bans Minimum Wage Increases Statewide

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed a bill into law yesterday effectively banning minimum wage increases.

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed a bill into law yesterday that prohibits cities from establishing a mandatory minimum wage as well as certain employee benefits, such as paid sick days and vacation day requirements. As the Associated Press reports, opponents of the bill feel it specifically targets an initiative in Oklahoma City where organizers are… Read more »

Obama On Voter Fraud – Blame The Republicans

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President Obama had some sharp accusations against the GOP friday while making a speech at Al Sharpton’s National Action Network conference, naming the Republicans as the reason for the voter fraud problems. As crowds cheered before him, Obama boldly told the nation that the problem with voter fraud isn’t actual fraud, but vile politicians attempting… Read more »

Hillary Clinton Laughs Off Shoe Throwing Woman At Las Vegas Speech

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Hillary Clinton became the target of flying footwear Thursday, just prior to delivering a speech to a recycling industry convention in Las Vegas as an unidentified woman was taken into custody after hurling a shoe at the former Secretary of State and possible next president. But Hillary Clinton responded to the apparent shoe attack with… Read more »

U.S. Troops May Aid Ukraine If NATO Demands

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Due to recent situations with Russia and the Ukraine, United States military may be asked to help beef up support for allied Eastern European nations by NATO, meaning more of our soldiers could soon be heading overseas to face down our old adversary. In reply, U.S. Air Force Gen. Philip Breedlove stated he wasn’t against… Read more »

United Nations Banned From Overseeing Tennessee Elections

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United Nations election monitors have been banned from overseeing Tennessee elections results. In 2012 liberal-leaning groups voiced their concerns over state voter ID laws to the UN, which then became involved in the ballot casting process in the United States. A total of 44 election monitors were sent to a multitude of states (including Tennessee)… Read more »