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Andrew Torba Talks Fighting Internet Censorship and His New Site ‘Gab’ #SpeakFreely, An alternative to leftist-controlled social media. Below are the video and transcript to Andrew Torba’s speech at the David Horowitz Freedom Center’s 2016 Restoration Weekend. The event was held Nov. 10th-13th at the Breakers Resort in Palm Beach, Florida. Andrew Torba from DHFC on Vimeo. Well, folks, it’s great to be here, and it feels fantastic to finally win,

Seven questions for the New York Times

Newt Gingrich, On Sunday, the publisher and the executive editor of the New York Times published a letter to the paper’s readers, promising to “rededicate” the paper to its “fundamental mission”. That mission, they said, is to “report America and the world honestly, without fear or favor, striving always to understand and reflect all political

Central Park explosion injures 1

A man suffered a severe leg injury Sunday after he was hit by an explosion in New York’s Central Park while climbing a rock. Fire officials said Connor Golden, 18, may require a “possible amputation,” multiple outlets reported. Police and the bomb squad were on the scene. The blast, which occurred just before 11 a.m., may

California Lt. Gov. Newsom, lawmakers on collision course over gun control

California’s Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and state Democratic lawmakers appear to be on a collision course over a new round of gun control measures. Newsom, claiming lawmakers are dragging their feet, is collecting thousands of signatures in pursuit of a gun initiative ballot measure in November. But lawmakers say they’re planning to address these issues

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist Says Saudis Helped Hide Bin Laden

Jim Carey, (TFC) This week, award winning investigative journalist Seymour Hersh sat down to give an exclusive interview with Alternet to discuss his latest book The Killing Of Osama Bin Laden. The new book goes into further detail of the story Hersh published concerning the raid the killed Bin Laden but he also had several

NSA Spying On Journalists in 2002, To Make Sure They Didn’t Report On Mass Surveillance

Washington’s Blog  You may have heard about the government’s spying on the Associated Press. And high-level NSA whistleblower Bill Binney told Washington’s Blog that the government also spied on Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter James Risen, and chief Fox News Washington correspondent James Rosen. But Senior NSA executive Thomas Drake tells Washington’s Blog that the spying on reporters started 12 years ago –

Krauthammer: New emails expose White House ˜lie’ and cover-up in IRS scandal

Tom TillisonBizPac Review  Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer said newly disclosed emails on the IRS targeting of conservative groups “gives lie” to the White House claim that it was not for political reasons. Participating in the All Star Panel on Fox News’ “Special Report,” the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist also said the Obama administration’s targeting of opponents is “a major abuse

Reuters, Guardian US, Washington Post, Boston Globe win Pulitzer prizes

 Reuters won a Pulitzer Prize on Monday for international reporting on the violent persecution of a Muslim minority in Myanmar, the Pulitzer Prize Board at Columbia University announced. The board commended Jason Szep and Andrew R.C. Marshall of Reuters for their “courageous reports” on the Rohingya, who in their efforts to flee the Southeast Asian

Professor: 90% of News Stories to be Written by Computers by 2030

Mainstream media journalists so redundant they will be replaced with robots Professor of Computer Science Dr. Kristian Hammond predicts that by 2030, 90 per cent of all news stories will be written not by human reporters but by computer algorithms. Hammond, co-founded of Narrative Science, helped develop a program with reporter and programmer Ken Schwencke