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High profile Twitter accounts hijacked in Turkish-Dutch protest

The diplomatic spat between Turkey and the Netherlands spread online on Wednesday when a large number of Twitter accounts, many with no apparent connection to the dispute, were hijacked and replaced with anti-Nazi messages in Turkish. The attacks, which appeared to be simply a form of political vandalism and used the hashtags #Nazialmanya or #Nazihollanda,

Conservatives Defend Stephen Miller: A ‘Brilliant And Courageous’ Man

Scott Greer, Debunking a vicious smear campaign. President Donald Trump’s senior policy advisor Stephen Miller has come under fire for his role in crafting the president’s pause on immigration from seven Muslim-majority nations, and is being cast by prominent media figures as a toxic influence within the administration. But for the conservatives who know Miller

Liberal Indoctrination Trumps Education at U.S. Colleges

Jeff Crouere,  Higher education in America is in crisis, not just because of spiraling tuition costs, but because of the toxic atmosphere on campuses. The disease of political correctness has taken root in our colleges and the causes being championed relate very little to the supposed education being offered on campuses.  The liberal group-think on

Heroin Deaths Surpassed Firearm-Related Homicides in 2015

AWR Hawkins, The latest Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) numbers show heroin deaths surpassed firearm-related homicides for the first time ever in 2015. The number of heroin deaths was 12,989 and the number of firearm-related homicides was 12,979. The Washington Post published the CDC numbers, which show the deaths from all opioids combined

Duke offers men a ‘safe space’ to contemplate their ‘toxic masculinity’

Duke University is famous for its science and engineering programs, as well as its dominance in college basketball. Now, it may also become known as a great place for men to gather and contemplate why they’re such horrible people. The Duke Men’s Project, launched this month and hosted by the campus Women’s Center, offers a

Where Do Criminals Get Their Guns?

Bruce Bialosky, The anti-gun people want to limit law-abiding citizens from getting guns and now ammunition.  The pro-gun people repeat over and over again “If you out law guns, only outlaws will have guns.”  They evidence that by activities that occur in European countries or that mass shootings typically occur in gun-restricted areas in the

The Campus Hate Crime Hoax Epidemic

Matthew Vadum, Front Page News   Fed by leftist mass hysteria, a radical academic vanguard, and an increasingly greedy racial-grievance industry.   A hate crime aimed at black students at Maryland’s Salisbury University has been revealed as just the latest high-profile race-related hoax to hit the groves of academe in the race-obsessed Obama era. Except

Kangaroo Courts on Campus? – Thomas Sowell

 There seems to be a full-court press on to get colleges to “do something” about rape on campus. But there seems to be remarkably little attention paid to two crucial facts: (1) rape is a crime and (2) colleges are not qualified to be law-enforcement institutions. Why are rapists not reported to the police and

Clinton Sidesteps 2016 Plans in Accepting Illinois Lincoln Award

 Hillary Clinton returned to her Illinois roots to accept her latest award, offering reflections on her childhood and making no mention of a future that could include a 2016 presidential bid. Speaking today in Chicago, the home of President Barack Obama, Clinton called Abraham Lincoln “the greatest president who ever served our country” as she