Some crazy kid named Robert Van Tuinen, a student at Modesto Junior College (MJC) in California’s Central Valley, thought it would be appropriate to commemorate Constitution Day on Sept. 17 by passing out free copies of our Nation’s founding document to fellow students walking around the campus. It didn’t go so well. Nice try, kid. […]
On Friday, Sacramento, Calif., Democratic Party communications director Allan Brauer told an aide to Senator Ted Cruz (R., Tex.) via Twitter that he hoped her children “die from debilitating, painful and incurable diseases.” The exchange occurred after Cruz aide Amanda Carpenter tweeted: “GOP beat gun control, changed Obama’s mind on Syria, is holding the line […]
Geneva – At the 24th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday, six major privacy NGOs, including the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), warned nations of the urgent need comply with international human rights law to protect their citizens from the dangers posed by mass digital surveillance. The groups launched the “International Principles […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.
A Gallup survey released Wednesday indicates a virtually dead-even three-way split in Americans’ opinions on the extent to which government “problem-solving” measures should permeate society, with virtually the same proportion of respondents advocating for big government as for small government.
Senate Democrats said Thursday that “far-right” members of the Republican Party have hijacked the Congressional debate over the forthcoming implementation of President Barack Obama’s healthcare reform legislation.
If you love your children and want them to be productive, intelligent members of society with basic understanding of the Nation’s founding principles, then you should take them out of government schools as quickly as possible.
The National Park Service reportedly hired a media person to visit the AnNur Islamic School in Schenectady, NY, to interview students about their experiences as Muslims in America. After a great deal of talk about how Muslims feel discriminated against in the United States, a surprising anecdote makes its way into the video: Islam is […]
The Michigan State Senate has approved a measure that requires able-bodied welfare recipients to show a little good faith if they’re willing to ask for, and receive, government assistance. According to CBS Detroit, the State Senate passed a bill requiring those receiving public assistance to perform volunteer work. The House Commerce Committee, meanwhile, has vetted […]
During a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing concerning the events leading up to the September 11, 2012 attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, Thursday, Democrats left the room and refused to listen to the testimony of parents of those slain at the diplomatic compound. Patricia Smith, the mother of information management […]