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My Faculty Values and Your White Privilege

Mike Adams, Dear Professors Meinhold, Members of the UNCW Faculty Senate Steering Committee: I am in receipt of your brief 69-word statement, which was sent on November 23rd, 2016 to the entire faculty, staff, and student population at the University of North Carolina – Wilmington. The statement, which was made in response to a recent

Tulsi Gabbard Is the Best Pick for Secretary of State, Not Mitt Romney

Maxwell Anderson, “We will no longer surrender this country, or its people, to the false song of globalism,” President-Elect Donald J. Trump said in an April 27 speech on foreign policy. “I will view the world through the clear lens of American interests.” The President-Elect later pledged in a speech to the American Legion that

Negative tone of White House race sours young voters

The exceptionally negative tone of this year’s race for the White House is souring young Americans, turning some away from the democratic process just as the millennial generation has become as large a potential bloc of voters as the baby boomers. Reuters/Ipsos polling shows that Americans aged 18 to 34 are slightly less likely to

Kaine’s Time As Governor Lacked A œSignature Accomplishment

Kaine Received Criticism For Lacking A “Signature” Accomplishment During His Tenure As Governor Kaine’s Gubernatorial Administration Lacked “A Signature Legislative Accomplishment” Midway Through Kaine’s Gubernatorial Term, University Of Virginia’s Center For Politics Director Larry Sabato Said That He Would Rate It In “The Bottom Quartile” Of The State’s Most Recent Dozen Governors. “Few nonpartisan observers

You Say You Want a Revolution

drrobertowens,  Our revolution changed the world.  Our Declaration of Independence proclaims self-evident truths.  That all men are created equal, they’re endowed by their Creator with unalienable rights, among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.  These words shook a world held in the vise-grip of hereditary privilege inspiring people around the globe.  Our

Democrat Rep. Believes Our Constitution is 400 Years Old

Michael Schaus  The Republicans introduced (and passed) a bill that would require the President of the United States to enforce laws as they are written. Republican Trey Gowdy summarized the sentiment behind the bill nicely when he explained that Congress passes laws… Not suggestions. The bill is in response to the President’s most recent unilateral

IRS Targets Tea Party…Again

by Richard Larsen The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is again being used for political purposes, attempting to suppress freedom of speech, political organization and activism, and thwarting the growth of grassroots groups that are antipathetic to the administration’s objectives. The effects of their previous targeting of conservative, especially Tea Party groups, were significant, according to