Obama Removes TPP’s Anti-Slavery Clause, Then Attacks Confederate Flag as “Symbol of Slavery”

Hypocrisy: Obama defends slavery, then attacks rebel flag for ties to slavery. Right before he publicly attacked the Confederate flag as a “symbol of slavery,” President Obama quietly removed an anti-slavery provision from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Agreement. “The provision, which bars countries that engage in slavery from being part of major trade deals with… [Read More]

Rebel Flag Controversy: Why Not Just Ban Democratic Party For Its Links to Racism?

Did you know the KKK was created by Democrats? Liberals who are calling for a ban of the Confederate flag in South Carolina for its supposed links to racism are forgetting that the Democratic Party has its own ties to racism. Numerous leftists are attacking the flag in the aftermath of the Charleston, S.C. shooting,… [Read More]

Why Voters Vote

John C. Goodman,  Hillary Clinton is still refusing to say whether she thinks President Obama should have the same fast track authority her husband and other presidents have had to negotiate trade agreements. She is refusing to say how she would have voted the other day when Democrats in the House of Representatives abandoned their… [Read More]

U.S. May Position for a War Against Russia

Eric Zuesse | Washington’s Blog, Russia Says It Will Respond If U.S. Does So. On Saturday, June 13th, The New York Times bannered, “U.S. Is Poised to Put Heavy Weaponry in Eastern Europe,” and Russia’s response to the announcement wasn’t long in coming. The Russian equivalent of America’s Wall Street Journal and Britain’s Financial Times, which isKommersant (or… [Read More]

‘Trust Us – We’re the Government’ Isn’t the Best Justification for These Huge New Power Grabs

Seton Motley,  We are deep into Year Seven of the Barack Obama Administration. It has not been a great time in the history of government transparency and accountability. He at the outset sounded good. “We have to use technology to open up our democracy. It’s no coincidence that one of the most secretive administrations in our… [Read More]

Michelle Malkin: Teach for America’s Professional Agitators

 It’s increasingly difficult to tell the difference between Teach for America — whose leaders are at the forefront of inflammatory anti-police protests in Baltimore, Ferguson, and now McKinney, Texas — and left-wing activist groups such as Organizing for Action (President Obama’s partisan community organizing army). Guess what, taxpayers? You’re paying for it! Wendy Kopp founded… [Read More]

Warren is Wrong – Free Trade is Good

Brian McNicoll, This was classic Elizabeth Warren. Two weeks ago, she released what the Washington Examiner called a “scathing report” on America’s current trade deal. Her big complaint is that provisions in the agreements that relate to labor by our trade deal partners are rarely followed and even more rarely enforced. A press release accompanying… [Read More]

How Dishonest is Barack Obama?

John C. Goodman, A week ago Friday was an unusual day for the editorial page of The New York Times. An unsigned editorial in the paper lashed out at the president for his public statements about reengaging in Iraq. A Paul Krugman column attacked the administration’s defense of the new trade agreement. Both pieces said… [Read More]

A Delusional and Dangerous National Security Strategy

Allen West, When I was commissioned as an Army officer in 1982, one of the books listed on our mandatory reading was Sun Tzu’s “Art of War.” I willed my original copy to a young subordinate officer years ago. However, I still maintain a copy in my office at the NCPA. One of the memorable… [Read More]

FIRESTORM: What Obama Said About US Troops In Danger Overseas Inflames Critics

During a Memorial Day observance at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday, President Obama patted himself and his administration on the back for a supposed accomplishment that many critics immediately questioned. The White House Twitter feed was quick to share Obama’s comment that has fanned a firestorm of controversy. The president also remarked as he stood… [Read More]

Has the Bloom Come off the Clinton Rose?

Rich Galen,  · A poll released this week by the Pew Research Center shows that Republicans are, for the most part, pleased with the GOP field of potential Presidential Candidates. · According to the poll, 57 percent of Republicans say they have a “good or excellent impression of the candidates” running for the GOP nomination…. [Read More]

Cruel Reality of Amnesty Continues: Illegal Aliens Given Priority Over Legal Immigrants Already in Line

Katie Pavlich,   When President Obama effectively granted amnesty to nearly 5 million illegal aliens in December, I reported that the funding to pay for new programs would come directly from fees paid by legal immigrants through the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. This fact still remains true.  The funding for Obama’s executive action is… [Read More]