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Race-Blitzer

While Bill Clinton and Ed Rendell unsuccessfully attempted to insert race into the Democrat presidential nomination campaign process, CNN’s Wolf Blitzer has now floated the idea that the other side will do it too.

By Bob Parks - Wednesday, February 13, 2008 - Full Story

Remove Rep. Keith Ellison from Anti-Semitism Task Force

Yesterday, a delegation from Americans Against Hate (AAH) met with Congressman Ron Klein (D-Florida) for a little over a half hour to discuss Congressman Keith Ellison’s (D-Minnesota) participation in the recently created Congressional Task Force on Anti-Semitism (CTFAS) and to ask for his removal as a member of the task force. Congressman Klein Co-Chairs CTFAS with Congressman Mike Pence (R-Indiana).

By Guest Column Joe Kaufman- Wednesday, February 13, 2008 - Full Story

Republican Collapse

Writing in the fall edition of the Republican National Committee magazine, “Rising Tide”, David H. Winston analyzed “The Lessons of the 2006 Election” and warned that, “the party’s prospects for future victories hinge on whether we can learn from our mistakes.”

By Alan Caruba - Wednesday, February 13, 2008 - Full Story

Obama’s Global Tax Proposal Up for Senate Vote

A nice-sounding bill called the “Global Poverty Act,” sponsored by Democratic presidential candidate and Senator Barack Obama, is up for a Senate vote on Thursday and could result in the imposition of a global tax on the United States.

By Cliff Kincaid - Wednesday, February 13, 2008 - Full Story

Socialized Repression Manifesting a Seventh Century Mindset

My good friend Jeff Bayard came to town last week to attend the America’s Truth/Basics Project Symposium Exposing the Threat of Islamic Terrorism with me.  After an illuminating and exhausting day of learning, we saw someone engaged in a heated discussion with Robert Spencer, one of the presenters.

By Guest Column Peter W. Wright- Wednesday, February 13, 2008 - Full Story

Scripps Howard Editor: Conservatives Should Be Like JFK

I am sure that you all have noticed that John McCain is not the conservative’s hero? There has been story after story expounding on how McCain has a lot of cajoling to do before principled conservatives will vote for him in November.

By Warner Todd Huston - Tuesday, February 12, 2008 - Full Story

Energy Morons

The ugly little secret of Election 2008 is that it does not matter which candidate becomes your next President because all of them, Democrat and Republican, have energy policies that will keep America moving down the road to an inevitable lack of electrical energy and the oil, i.e., gasoline and diesel, needed to keep cars and trucks on the road.

By Alan Caruba - Tuesday, February 12, 2008 - Full Story

Media Try to Coronate McCain

The John McCain-for-president website has posted a column from David Broder of the Washington Post praising the senator. This Republican candidate’s campaign seems to think that people will be impressed that a Post columnist has found something nice to say about the Arizona Senator.

By Cliff Kincaid - Tuesday, February 12, 2008 - Full Story

Is the RNC Trying to Destroy the GOP?

Whether the RNC is trying to destroy the GOP or not, it’s clear that they couldn’t do a better job of destroying it, no matter how hard they try. Making John McCain the RNC nominee is the most certain way to lose the 2008 election.

By JB Williams - Monday, February 11, 2008 - Full Story

Republicans had their chance – and blew it!

The Republicans had their chance – and blew it. Republicans could hardly contain themselves when the Supreme Court issued its ruling that kept Al Gore out of the White House.

By Henry Lamb - Monday, February 11, 2008 - Full Story

Defenseless and Stupid

A recent Pravda headline stated, “USA absolutely defenseless against possible attack from Russia or China.” Of course, this headline seems ludicrous to most Americans.

By News on the Net J. R. Nyquist- Monday, February 11, 2008 - Full Story

Hillary’s Voice

I rarely write about politics because it defies logic and common sense.

By Alan Caruba - Monday, February 11, 2008 - Full Story

Newspeak

It’s a true fact that a language would wither and die if it were not kept well fertilized with new words and phrases. On the other hand, at the end of the day, the bottom line is, when words like gay are given new meaning and nouns like parent are used as verbs, we tend to use them ad-nauseam.

By William Bedford - Sunday, February 10, 2008 - Full Story