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06/19/2018 10:01 PM
Leftist Ideas That Keep Black People Down

For several decades, a few black scholars have been suggesting that the vision held by many black Americans is entirely wrong. Shelby Steele, a scholar... Read More

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06/19/2018 08:13 PM
Trump Visit Could Muddy Where House Republicans Land on Immigration Bills

House Republicans appeared to move toward the weaker of two immigration bills after meeting Tuesday evening with President Donald Trump ahead of votes expected later... Read More

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06/19/2018 05:08 PM
Armstrong Williams Exiting Radio as TV Empire Expands

After more than two decades on the radio, commentator Armstrong Williams will sign off his show on SiriusXM Urban View for the last time June... Read More

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06/19/2018 04:52 PM
Oregon Forced Us to Close Our Cake Shop. Here’s What the Masterpiece Decision Means for Us.

We are thrilled for our friend, Jack Phillips, the owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop who recently won his case at the Supreme Court. Like Jack, we... Read More

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06/19/2018 04:35 PM
India’s Economy Is Booming. Deregulation Is the Next Important Step.

With reported growth of 7.7 percent in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2017 and 6.7 percent annual growth projected for 2018, India now boasts... Read More

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06/19/2018 04:02 PM
How Restrictive Labor Laws Keep Puerto Rico’s Economy Down

An economic crisis has engulfed Puerto Rico. The Financial Oversight Management Board, a federally-mandated advisory group, has worked to help Puerto Rico deal with its... Read More

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06/19/2018 03:38 PM
The Southern Poverty Law Center’s Smear Campaign Against PragerU

“Antifa” is to violence what the Southern Poverty Law Center is to words. In short, it is a hate group on the left. The SPLC... Read More

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06/19/2018 03:27 PM
US Makes the Right Call to Quit UN Human Rights Council

The United States announced Tuesday that it will leave the United Nations Human Rights Council. This is hardly surprising. As Ambassador Nikki Haley explained in... Read More

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06/19/2018 03:17 PM
Podcast: The Justice Department’s Inspector General Report on the FBI

The Heritage Foundation’s John Malcolm joins us to discuss the new 568-page report on the FBI’s conduct during the investigation of Hillary Clinton’s email server.... Read More

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06/19/2018 03:11 PM
David Hogg Leads Another Boycott Against Laura Ingraham’s Advertisers

Parkland shooting survivor and pro-gun control activist David Hogg is leading another boycott campaign against Fox News anchor Laura Ingraham after she defended border patrol agents enforcing... Read More

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06/19/2018 03:10 PM
Judge Strikes Down Kansas ‘Show Me Your Papers’ Voter ID Law

A federal judge in Kansas City struck down a state law Monday requiring Kansas voters to show proof of citizenship before casting ballots. U.S. District... Read More

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06/19/2018 03:08 PM
The Left Is Spreading Misinformation About Our Border Crisis. Here’s What’s Really Happening.

This is a transcript of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen’s remarks Monday to reporters at the White House. Well, good afternoon. It is my pleasure to be... Read More

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06/19/2018 12:24 PM
Trump’s New Health Initiative Will Spell Relief for Americans

This week, the Trump administration is moving forward with significant regulatory relief for millions of Americans seeking more affordable health coverage and better choices than... Read More

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06/19/2018 07:30 AM
Trump Administration Action Could Lower Health Care Costs, Expand Coverage for Small Business Employees

A new Labor Department regulation finalized Tuesday—which will make it easier for small businesses to pool resources to negotiate with large employers—will expand health care... Read More

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06/18/2018 05:18 PM
Fact-Checking 4 Claims About Detaining Children at the Border

The Trump administration is taking heat from Democrats and Republicans for separating parents and children after they illegally crossed the southern border. Over the six... Read More

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06/18/2018 04:13 PM
Trump Is More Right Than Wrong About Migrant Crime in Germany

President Donald Trump tweeted on Monday, “Crime in Germany is way up. Big mistake made all over Europe in allowing millions of people in who... Read More

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06/18/2018 04:04 PM
EPA Sends ‘More Reasonable’ Version of Obama’s WOTUS Rule to the White House

The process of undoing the Waters of the United States rule came closer to completion following the Environmental Protection Agency’s announcement that it was sending... Read More

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06/18/2018 04:03 PM
FBI Director Wray Outlines Ways to Prevent Missteps Made in Clinton Email Probe

A Senate committee hearing Monday on how the FBI and Justice Department handled the Hillary Clinton email probe leading up to the 2016 presidential election... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:49 PM
Heritage Policy Experts Unveil Plan to Balance Federal Budget

Policy experts at The Heritage Foundation unveiled the think tank’s extensive “Blueprint for Balance” report on Monday, with the goal of providing Congress with a... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:48 PM
‘Juneteenth’ Is About the Triumph of American Freedom Over Slavery

The elimination of slavery in the United States—an institution as old as human civilization but out of step with the nation’s founding principles—did not happen... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:47 PM
Harvard’s Oppression of Minorities

In 2015, the nonprofit group Students for Fair Admission filed a lawsuit against Harvard University that alleged Harvard directly discriminates against Asian-American applicants during the... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:44 PM
Virginia School Board Ignores Parents’ Concerns, Changes Sex Ed Program

A Virginia school board thrust through changes to its sex education curriculum Thursday despite around 90 percent of public respondents disapproving of the changes. The... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:41 PM
House ‘Compromise’ Immigration Bill Fails to Adequately Address Broken System

Last Friday, House leadership released the text of their new “compromise” immigration bill. Rather than making the right changes on border security, enforcement, and legal... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:35 PM
60,000 ‘Dreamers’ Arrested but Allowed to Stay in US

About 60,000 illegal immigrants protected from deportation have been arrested but allowed to remain in the United States, including 10 accused of murder, the Department... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:32 PM
Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz: Comparing Immigrant Detention Centers to Nazi Death Camps Is a ‘Form of Holocaust Denial’

Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz said comparing illegal immigrant detention centers to Nazi death camps is a form of “holocaust denial,” Monday on “Fox & Friends.”... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:24 PM
Asylum Numbers Significantly Drop in European Union

Asylum numbers for people seeking entry into the European Union dropped significantly between 2016 to 2017, according to the European Union asylum office. The number... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:21 PM
Podcast: A Wife Tells Her Husband’s Story of Overcoming Poverty, Trauma

Ericka Andersen, author of “Leaving Cloud 9: The True Story of a Life Resurrected from the Ashes of Poverty, Trauma, and Mental Illness,” shares the... Read More

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06/18/2018 03:15 PM
What We Need in Our Federal Judges

The level of conflict over President Donald Trump’s judicial nominations exceeds anything in recent memory. That conflict will only escalate should a new vacancy occur... Read More

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06/18/2018 02:15 PM
All Public Hospitals in Ireland Will Be Forced to Perform Abortion, Despite Objections

Ireland is reeling after its Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced that all publicly funded hospitals in Ireland will be forced to provide abortions. “It will not, however,... Read More

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06/18/2018 02:07 PM
Peter Strzok Is Willing to Testify Before Congress, His Lawyer Says

FBI official Peter Strzok is willing to testify voluntarily before Congress in an effort “to clear his name,” his attorney says. “Special Agent Strzok, who... Read More

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