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Biden Accuser Turned Down By Me-Too Women’s Organization

A former staff member of Joe Biden who says he acted inappropriately toward her was turned away by a legal defense fund that spends millions of dollars supporting sexual harassment lawsuits by women. A staff member of the organization, Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund, first encouraged the Biden accuser but then in February told her......

Elizabeth Warren Insults Vertically Challenged Mike Bloomberg

Elizabeth Warren went after fellow Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg for his wealth, history with women, law enforcement policies – and his height. “I want to talk specifically for just a minute at the top about a threat that is coming our way. And it’s a big threat – not a tall one, but a......

Bernie’s Big Win in Nevada Leads Some To Wonder Whether He Can Be Stopped

Bernie Sanders rolled up a big victory in the Nevada caucuses Saturday. With a little more than half the precincts reporting late Saturday, February 22, Sanders had more than 46 percent of the votes and a big lead in delegate equivalents. No other candidate can take solace from the results. Joe Biden was in a......

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Uncertain on Rent Control – But For Local-Option Bill

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is noncommittal on bringing rent control back to the state’s largest city, but he supports a bill that would allow local communities to implement it. Walsh pointed out during an interview earlier this week that Boston needs more housing, something rent control wouldn’t help provide. Walsh appeared with Jim Braude, host......

Sean Brady:  Anti-Trump Economics Professor Needs Schooling on Chinese Theft of American Intellectual Property

A New York City high-finance banker says President Donald Trump might actually be understating the extent of theft of U.S. companies’ intellectual property by China, despite what an economics professor claimed in a recent column. Sean Brady, formerly of Credit Suisse First Boston, argues that George Mason University economics professor Donald Boudreaux mischaracterized the president’s......

Democrats’ “Equality Act” Passes US House, Meant To Protect LGBTQ From Discrimination

A bill intended to further protect LGBQT people from discrimination passed the US House of Representatives today. The bill received total support from Democrats and minimal support from Republicans (8 in all), passing 236-173. Known as the “Equality Act,” the bill is meant to protect “people by prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender......

Woman In Bangladesh Set On Fire For Reporting Sexual Harassment By School Principal

A 19-year-old woman was intentionally burned to death in Bangladesh after she refused to retract accusations that her school’s principal had been sexually harassing her, Al Jazeera is reporting. The April 10 murder of Nusrat Jahan Rafi, described in the report as “a disgrace to humanity,” was allegedly carried out by as many as 17......

Democrat Presidential Candidate Buttigieg: Christian Scriptures Inform And Direct Progressive Politics

In a recent video (see below), Democrat Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, IN and candidate for President of the United States, said that he believes Christian values “lead us in a very progressive direction.” The video was part of an interview with the left-wing online media site Now This News. The following  is a......

US Military Transgender Ban In Effect Today; Medical Assoc. Denounces It As Scientifically “Deficient”

The Pentagon’s policy precluding transgender people from either enlisting or serving in the military goes into effect today. According to the Associated Press, the American Medical Association has denounced the policy, saying it “defies science.” The Trump Administration supports the policy, despite legal challenges to it. In January, in light of those legal challenges, the......

Conservative Speaker Says “Men Are Not Women,” Is Attacked, Sprayed With Chemical

Conservative political commentator Michael Knowles was attacked by a masked person at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Thursday night. The assailant used a squirt gun to spray Knowles with a bleach-like chemical. According to CBN News (CBN), the assailant was tackled and tasered by UMKC police, and subsequently arrested.  KSHB News41 reports police arrested Gerard......

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI: Church’s Sexual Immoralities Rooted in ’60s Sexual Revolution, Moral Decay

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, the first pontiff to retire from the papacy in nearly 600 years, has written a 6000-word letter that posits the Roman Catholic Church’s sexual immoralities, specifically within the clerical ranks, began with the sexual revolution in the 1960s and led to “homosexual cliques” embedding themselves in Catholic seminaries. The letter is......