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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,

Muslim veterans vow to protect Jewish cemeteries amid anti-Semitic threats

Following the desecration of hundreds of graves at Jewish cemeteries and wave after wave of hoax bomb threats against Jewish community centers and day schools around the nation, Muslim veterans are offering their support and vow to protect these places of worship. “I’m a #MuslimMarine in Chicagoland area. If you synagogue or Jewish cemetery needs

Teamsters’ President Jim Hoffa: Kellogg’s Has Turned Its Back on Working Families

Jerome Hudson, Jim  Hoffa, president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, says his organization will “fight” Kellogg’s decision to shift from direct delivery of its foods to stores, a move that will result in the firing of more than 1,100 full-time workers at Kellogg’s facilities across the country. “On February 8, The Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) announced its short-sighted

A Clown Tries to Smear Jeff Sessions & David Horowitz

John Perazzo, Senator Richard Blumenthal’s disgraceful display at the Senate confirmation hearings. There was quite a stir during the Senate confirmation hearings for Attorney General nominee Jeff Sessions this week, when, to the delight of so many observers, the famous Bozo the Clown showed up to question Senator Sessions on Tuesday. Bozo didn’t bring along

Santa Claus Economics

Thomas DiLorenzo, He ran for the highest office in the land on a platform that excoriated the corporate “one-percenters,” promising to reign them in with reams of regulation and government-imposed price controls.  To atone for all the alleged unfairness of “capitalist society” he promised explosive growth of welfare statism, complete with “free” education, free health

Habitat for Humanity’s Terror-Linked Friends

Joe Kaufman, The Islamic Circle of North America stains a good cause. For decades, Habitat for Humanity (HFH), a Christian charity, has been building homes for those who are less fortunate in society, regardless of religion. Because of this truly noble undertaking, the organization has garnered much praise around the world, including from leaders of

Steps President-Elect Donald Trump should take to roll back the global jihad

Robert Spencer, A key element of Donald Trump’s popularity as a presidential candidate was his willingness to stake out policy positions that made establishment politicians cower in fear. His success as President will depend upon his willingness to do the same thing. Among his most important tasks will be to take the hard steps necessary