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  • Chris McDaniel blew it in Mississippi by ignoring black voters

    There are plenty of black conservatives who understand that big government politicians -- Democrats or Republicans -- hurt their communities. They just need Republican candidates to recognize they exist.

  • 9 legal professionals who oppose Obama because they're probably racist

    The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that President Obama acted unlawfully when he decided in 2012 to appoint members to the National Labor Relations Board while the U.S. Senate was in recess. The Senate, the Supreme Court said in its ruling, is in recess when it says it's in recess. That's not a...

  • The Census Bureau's latest attempt to play racial politics

    The Census Bureau is considering a change for the 2020 Census: Hispanic, Latino or Spanish origin would be one of the responses offered under a single race question.

  • The Redskins brouhaha has nothing to do with Native Americans

    Do you think leftists are the slightest bit troubled by the public's overwhelming opposition to their crusade to force the Washington Redskins to change their name? That was rhetorical; I give you more credit.

  • Trademark board rules against Redskins name

    The U.S. Patent Office ruled Wednesday that the Washington Redskins nickname is "disparaging of Native Americans" and that the team's federal trademarks for the name must be canceled.

  • CFPB official wants to silence a whistleblower before he can talk to Congress

    A high-ranking Consumer Financial Protection Bureau official is attempting to silence a CFPB whistleblower before he testifies to a House subcommittee, a move that critics called rare and improper. An attorney for Liza Strong, the bureau's head of employee relations, on Tuesday demanded that...

  • The truth about slavery reparations

    Calls for slavery reparations have returned with the publication of Ta-Nehisi Coates' "The Case for Reparations" in The Atlantic magazine. In making his argument, Coates goes through the horrors of slavery, Reconstruction, Jim Crow and gross racial discrimination.

  • Two new whistleblowers surface, are subpoenaed in CFPB controversy on employee discrimination

    Two new whistleblowers at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are being subpoenaed by a congressional subcommittee -- for their own protection -- regarding allegations of racial and gender discrimination in the workplace.

  • VIDEO: Wendy Davis claims Republicans don't care about 'people who don't look like them'

    Wendy Davis, the Democrat running for Texas governor, played the race card at a recent event, claiming that Republicans are not fans of “people who don't look like them or come from where they've come from.” Davis, speaking at a campaign event in Fort Worth, told the crowd that Republican...

  • Using poor students as playthings is moral bankruptcy

    If you want to get some idea of the moral bankruptcy of our educational system, read an article in the May 4th issue of the New York Times Magazine titled, "The Tale of Two Schools." The article is not about moral bankruptcy. But it is itself an example of the moral bankruptcy behind the many...

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