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ACLU Comes Out Against CISA, The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act

ACLU Warns Against New Cyber Security Bill

The ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) has issued a new warning to Americans about a law to open up the gates for government overreach and secrecy. In a post entitled, “Beware the Dangers of Congress’ Latest Cybersecurity Bill,” the ACLU’s Sandra Fulton warns that the bill “poses serious threats to our privacy, gives the government… Read more »

Bill Gates On Immigration Reform: Americans Deserve Better Than This

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Bill Gates, Sheldon Adelson, and Warren Buffett are pushing Congress to pass immigration reform in a joint op-ed piece for the New York Times. In the op-ed, the three refer to the current stalemate as depressing and urge Congress to remember its responsibility to the rest of America. Bill Gates, Adelson and Buffett write: “Whatever… Read more »

Obama: 72 Percent Approval Rating Among Muslims; Christians Not So Enthused

Muslims are the most supportive group in presidential approval polls.

Barack Obama’s approval ratings have been in a free fall in recent months, but his support remains rock solid amongst one religious group — Muslims. According to a recent Gallup poll that considered President Barack Obama’s approval ratings by religion, Muslims were the most approving religious group in the United States by a significant margin…. Read more »

Todd Akin No Longer Sorry For ‘Legitimate Rape’ Comments

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Todd Akin, who came to national prominence after making a series of comments denying that rape is rape, is back to talk about rape — and this time, he isn’t sorry. We haven’t heard much about Todd Akin since he was chased off the scene by people upset over his comments about rape not always… Read more »

Chuck Norris: American Flag Haters Prove The U.S. Has ‘Gone Awry’

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American flag haters better watch out because they may have a near-Chuck Norris experience that even death fears. Norris is angry that American flags are considered “offensive” by some people in the United States, and when Chuck Norris gets angry… run. After all, this is the man who cuts a knife with hot butter. In… Read more »

Hillary Clinton: Defending Rapist Was ‘Obligation’ (Video)

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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said defending an Arkansas rapist was her “obligation” in a new video making its rounds on YouTube. Clinton, who at the time was a law professor at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, said she actually tried to get off the case that had her defending a child rapist… Read more »

Will Sarah Palin Be The New Host Of ‘The View’?

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Sarah Palin to The View? The long-running ABC daytime talk show recently parted ways with co-hosts Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy, while co-creator and host Barbara Walters has retired or semi-retired. So there are open seats at the table, with Whoopi Goldberg being the only holdover. There are conflicting reports as to whether executive producer… Read more »

Illegal Immigrants In Murrieta To Be Helped By Riot Squads? Border Patrol Agent Claims Obama Administration Is ‘Aiding And Abetting’ Illegal Aliens

Illegal Immigrants In Murrieta Helped By Riot Squads? Border Patrol Agent Claims Obama Administration Is 'Aiding And Abetting' Illegal Aliens

Illegal immigrants in Murrieta are rumored to be helped by riot squads this coming week when the busloads of migrants try once again to enter the city. One border patrol agent has defied the gag order by claiming the Obama administration is essentially “aiding and abetting” illegal aliens. In a related report by The Inquisitr,… Read more »

Hillary Clinton Said She’s Donated All Speaking Fees From Universities

Former Senator and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton told ABC News‘ Ann Compton Friday that she has donated her large speaking fees at colleges and universities to her family’s foundation. “All of the fees have been donated to the Clinton Foundation for it to continue the life-changing and life-saving work. So it goes from a foundation at a university to another… Read more »

American’s Dissatisfaction With Government Nearing Historic Levels

A new poll shows that Americans are increasingly dissatisfied with their government

American’s dissatisfaction with their government is nearing historic levels, according to a wide-ranging new study reported in The Huffington Post. While the country is sharply divided over a host of issues, its citizenry is united in a belief that the system doesn’t work towards their interests. The poll, conducted by EMC Research and spearheaded by… Read more »

Rick Perry Questions Barack Obama’s Concern For Illegal Immigrants

Gov. Perry objects to Texas shouldering the cost of illegal aliens the federal government is making little effort to stop from entering the country.

Barack Obama calls them a “humanitarian crisis.” Nancy Pelosi calls them an “opportunity.”An angry crowd in El Centro, California says we should “Send them back.” Rick Perry agrees and further ratchets up the rhetoric by calling on President Barack Obama to come see the “humanitarian crisis” firsthand if he’s really all that concerned about the… Read more »