Many Say Political Opponents Frighten Them, Threaten Country

You mean like the videos of the anti-Trump supporters physically attacking people attending rallies? Or The Huffington Post saying that anti-Trump violence is fine? Democratic and Republican views of the opposing political party have sunk to such lows that many say their rivals make them feel afraid, a major public opinion poll released Wednesday found. …

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Climate and Human Civilization for the Past 4,000 Years

More data for progressives who cry for scientific truth. The Holocene Thermal Optimum ended at different times in different parts of the world, but it had ended everywhere by 4,000 BP (BP here means the number of years before 2000) and the world began to cool. The timeline shown in Figure 1 shows the GISP2 Central Greenland ice core temperature …

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Judge says the FBI Can Hack Your Computer Without A Warrant

‘Computers accessing the internet can — and eventually will — be hacked,’ says Judge Henry Coke Morgan, Jr. The FBI did not need a warrant to hack a US citizen’s computer, according to a ruling handed down on Tuesday by Senior US District Court Judge Henry Coke Morgan, Jr. If the decision is upheld, it may have …

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DHS seeks to ask foreign visitors their social media accounts

Homeland Security will use the info to vet travelers, even those who don’t need visas to enter. Someday, departure and arrival forms in the US might have a new section asking foreign nationals for their Facebook and Twitter accounts. The Department of Homeland Security has submitted a proposal to add a section in those forms …

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Columnist Fails Gun Check, Blames Store Owners

A newspaper columnist is crying foul after a gun store rejected his application to purchase a firearm following a background check that uncovered his “admitted history of alcohol abuse, and a charge for domestic battery involving his wife.” “Gun manufacturers and the stores that sell them make their money in the dark,” the Chicago Sun-Times’ Neil Steinberg wrote in …

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It Only Took Eight Years For This Innocent Woman To Get Off The No-Fly List

This is why using the NoFly list to determine civil liberties is a bad idea.  Preventing terrorists from purchasing firearms is something everybody can agree on, but how we get there is another story. Since the Orlando terror attack, Democrats have demanded anyone placed on the secret terror No-Fly or Watch lists be stripped of their …

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Letter to the Editor: John Freeland’s resignation

I cannot either verify nor deny the veracity of the claims made here. From the Moscow-Pullman Daily News: Here is the real story behind John Freeland’s withdrawal from the District 5 Senate race. For years, the Idaho GOP has been abandoning its principles of limited government, self-determination and individual liberty in favor of crony capitalism …

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On this Day in 1314: the First Brexit 

On this day in 1314, Scottish forces led by Robert the Bruce defeated the English host under Edward II at the Battle of Bannockburn–securing Scots independence (and the first Brexit). Via George Grant

Brexit Wins!

Congratulations, Great Britian, on your Brexit decision!  This is a win for the anti-globalization and anti-statist forces.