Sam Rolley Archive
Sam Rolley Staff writer Sam Rolley began a career in journalism working for a small town newspaper while seeking a B.A. in English. After learning about many of the biases present in most modern newsrooms, Rolley became determined to find a position in journalism that would allow him to combat the unsavory image that the news industry has gained. He is dedicated to seeking the truth and exposing the lies disseminated by the mainstream media at the behest of their corporate masters, special interest groups and information gatekeepers. Email this author.
Whenever there’s breaking news about hateful words or intolerant actions, the Rev. Al Sharpton hops up on his soapbox to moralize and to rebuke the latest bigot in the spotlight. But despite his MSNBC microphone and liberal fan base, Sharpton is a prolific purveyor of hate speech. There was the time when Sharpton called then-New […]
Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy’s unfortunate racially-charged remarks have overshadowed the Federal show of force that descended upon his cattle operation last month. But as many lawmakers have scrambled to distance themselves from the rancher, one Republican Congressman from Utah remains focused on the bigger picture: too much Federal power.
During a presser on Wednesday, White House spokesman Jay Carney attempted to explain away recently-released emails revealing the White House’s direct involvement in the blame-the-video response to the 2012 terror attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. Carney attempted to tell ABC News’ Johnathon Karl that the contents of the emails released this week […]
A Pennsylvania judge ruled last week that failing to pay $6.30 in interest was ample reason for a widow’s home to be sold for less than half of its appraised value at a 2011 tax auction.
A Republican Congressman from Alabama said during an interview this week that he doesn’t believe John Boehner will run for re-election for Speaker of the House, contending that the Ohio Republican would be unable to muster the required votes. Representative Mo Brooks, who supported Boehner’s 2013 bid for Speaker, told The Hill that he would […]
The Government Accountability Office’s report that the Pentagon is about to destroy more than $1 billion worth of ammunition is just the latest example of why military spending shouldn’t go unchecked.
Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) called for Secretary of State John Kerry’s resignation Monday following the top U.S. diplomat’s remarks that Israel risks becoming an apartheid state if current peace talks with Palestinians fail. Kerry, who was angered at Israel’s recent decision to walk away from the talks after a unity deal was struck between rival […]
What’s going to be on the agenda in Washington this week? The topics discussed on the Sunday political talk shows often serve as an indicator of the hot topics to come. Here’s what was discussed yesterday.
A series of top-secret court documents released Friday reveal the extent to which private companies have been powerless to protect customers against government invasions of privacy via National Security Agency spying. The documents from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court reveal that a phone company whose name was redacted in the documents challenged an NSA’s request […]
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed into law a bill this week that requires independent investigations into any cases where a suspect dies in police custody. The law appears to be the first of its kind in the Nation. The new law disallows police departments to internally investigate fatalities of suspects in their custody, requiring a […]