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Saturday, September 29, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 242 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

 In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Why we can blame Roe v. Wade for partisan chaos

 

ABC Reporter Threatens Kavanaugh: Don’t Oppose Abortion on SCOTUS or You’ll “Annihilate” Women  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

Do Migrant Teenagers Have Abortion Rights? Two Volatile Issues Collide in Court

 

Abortion Activist to Women: If You’re Upset About Brett Kavanaugh “Divorce Your Husbands”

 

Michael Barone: How abortion polarized America

 

Planned Parenthood Fundraises Off Bogus Claim Brett Kavanaugh Attended Gang Rape Parties

 

Dallas' Dueling Abortion Billboards: What Happened Next?

 

Abortion Activists Celebrate International “Safe” Abortion Day Despite Women Dying From Legal Abortions

 

Abortions increased in Ohio last year for first time since 2012

 

Pro-Life People Will Line the Streets in Over 1,500 Cities to Tell People “Abortion Kills Children”

 

Fight over fetal tissue splits HHS, anti-abortion allies

 

The Character Assassination Campaign Against Brett Kavanaugh is About Abortion, Plain and Simple

 

Kentucky's last abortion clinic will remain open after judge strikes down law

 

Animal Rights Groups Oppose Animal Population Control, But Abortion as Birth Control is OK

 

Ohio Abortions Increase Slightly as Almost 21,000 Unborn Babies are Killed By Abortion

 

Ireland Will Force Catholic Pregnancy Centers to Promote Abortion

 

Jesuit university in Mexico hosts pro-abortion event, touting ‘freedom of conscience’

 

Canada Censors Pro-Life Billboards Alerting Canadians That Abortion is Legal Up to Birth

 

Abortion services should be set up in Ireland by new year, health minister says

 

AFGHANISTAN

 

Vying for peace: What a deal with the Taliban might look like

 

 

AFRICA

 

Female Christian Victims of Boko Haram

 

What Does Female Empowerment Mean?

 
AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION (ABA)

 

American Bar Association had concerns in 2006 about Kavanaugh

 

BIOTECHNOLOGY

 

Sloan Kettering Executive Turns Over Windfall Stake in Biotech Start-Up

 

BORDER SECURITY

 

Trump's window to 'build the wall' is closing

 

 

CANADA

 

Over 1,000 church leaders band together to fight radical sex ed in British Columbia

 

CHRISTIANITY

 

How Do Christians Fit Into the Two-Party System? They Don’t

 

COMMUNIST CHINA 

 

A Case Study: The Chinese Communist Party Works to Influence Oregon

 

 

COMMUNIST NORTH KOREA

 

North Korea says "no way" it will disarm if it can't trust U.S.

 

 

CONGRESS

 

Kavanaugh Could Help G.O.P. in Senate Midterms. But Not in House Races.

 

CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU

 

Consumer bureau’s staffers rebel over anti-discrimination official’s racially tinged blog posts

 

COURTS

 

Judge approves Dems' lawsuit against Trump

 

Jehovah’s Witnesses must pay $35M to sex abuse survivor

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Sarah Palin's eldest son arrested, 'physically resisted troopers'

 

Texas man reportedly attacked by two pit bulls loses both ears, graphic photos show

 

Arrest made in killing of LSU player Wayde Sims

 

Beauty pageant girl, 14, and male teen friend are both found dead in murder-suicide as heartbreaking 911 reveals how her father discovered the bodies

 

I tracked down my rapist. I also found his wife.

 

Wrongfully convicted Chicago residents recall life under corrupt cop

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Michelle Obama urges voters to "take their power back" at registration rally

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

Mueller’s office cites Watergate precedent in defending special counsel’s authority (Justice Department special counsel former FBI Director Robert Mueller)

 

ECONOMY

 

Housing Market Slows, as Rising Prices Outpace Wages

 

The Most Important Least-Noticed Economic Event of the Decade

 

EDUCATION

 

Harvard University will fight discrimination lawsuit in court

 

Thank the courts for rescuing college kids from unfair sex-assault charges

 

Accused abuser McCarrick moved to Kansas friary, next door to grade school

 

NYC’s school diversity plan could lead to another ‘white flight’

 

ELECTION 2018

 

Latest Election Polls

 

The Democratic ‘blue wave’ will start right here

 

Gavin Newsom's (D) fundraising machine continues to dominate the California governor's race

 

Kavanaugh Character Assassins Must Pay in November

 

ENERGY

 

Energy Prices

 

 

ENVIRONMENT

 

PCBs threaten to wipe out half the world's killer whales within decades

 

EUROPEAN UNION

 

EU Wary but Cautious Over Italy’s Budget Plans

 

EU Balkanizes Europe With Diabolical Anti-Hungary Vote

 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) 

 

Where is the FBI Investigation of Blasey-Ford?

 

Christine Blasey Ford's friend is not refuting Ford's allegation, will cooperate with FBI, lawyer says

 

Avenatti says client is 'telling the truth' about Brett Kavanaugh, waiting for FBI

 

FBI reaches out to 2nd  woman who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

 

Here Are Three Inconsistencies the F.B.I. Investigation Could Address

 

Blasey Ford’s best friend to tell FBI she has no knowledge of Kavanaugh or party

 

How the FBI will conduct its one-week investigation into Ford's allegation against Kavanaugh - and without any search warrants or subpoenas

 

Why Another FBI Investigation of Brett Kavanaugh Would be Pointless (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

FBI investigation into Kavanaugh is 'uncharted territory,' expert says

 

GLOBAL WARMING

 

As global warming continues, Trump wants to burn fossil fuels with an arsonist's glee

 

GOOGLE

 

Malkin: Stop Google's Kiddie Data Predators

 

GOP

 

After watching hearing, woman accuses Washington state lawmaker of raping her in 2007

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

Dems Spend Millions To Mislead Voters About Pre-Existing Conditions

 

HEALTH CARE

 

Man diagnosed with world's first human case of rat disease hepatitis E

 

HOMOSEXUALITY

 

Pro-LGBT group creates award for video games that promote ‘LGBTQ-inclusive content’

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Pelosi calls Kavanaugh "hysterical," says he's unfit for Supreme Court  (House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-California)

 

Super PAC cuts off funding for two vulnerable Republicans

 

Pelosi calls GOP 'despicable' in misleading email

 

Rosenstein agrees to meet with House Republicans  (Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein) 

 

HURRICANES

 

Hurricane Rosa expected to increase California surf as Kirk drenches Caribbean

 

 

INDONESIA

 

Death toll in Indonesia from earthquake and tsunami could reach into the thousands, nation’s vice president says

 

Indonesia tsunami and earthquake kill 384, leave hundreds injured

 

 

INFRASTRUCTURE

 

California high-speed rail: A train to nowhere without a conductor

 

IRAN

Iran airs video of close encounter with U.S. aircraft carrier

 

 

ISLAM

 

 

Brainwash Your Babies

 

LIBERALISM

 

Modern Day Liberalism Has Perverted Justice

 

MEDIA 

 

Kavanaugh’s Classmate Leaves CNN Host Speechless: No Sexual Misconduct. “I Would Remember That”

 

MEXICO

 

Mexico vows not to use military against civilians

 

MILITARY

 

F-35 Stealth Fighter Jet Crashes in South Carolina

 

Judge's ruling may force Kansas Army officer's adopted Korean daughter to leave US

 

Vice president's son, a Marine, completes Navy aviation training in Mississippi

 

'Magnificent' scenery, elevation was breathtaking for US troops training in Himalayan foothills

 

MINIMUM WAGE

 

PA’s $19 minimum wage at airports is another reason for folks to shun NY

 

MUSIC INDUSTRY

 

Marty Balin, founder of Jefferson Airplane, dies at 76

 

Legendary Chicago blues guitarist dead at 84

 

POLITICS

 

The Right bears brunt of uncivil attacks, but it may soon haunt the Left

 

PRISON

 

Washington man gets prison, $1.5M penalty for sea cucumber overharvest

 

RACISM

 

Mother accidentally sent nanny 'racist' text, fired her: suit

 

RELIGION IN AMERICA 

 

Abuse settlement from 2005 with Cardinal Wuerl’s name raises questions

 

SCIENCE

 

Is Free Will a Myth? 

 

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION (SEC)

 

Elon Musk to step down as chairman of Tesla, pay $20M in penalties

 

SEC lawsuit against Musk could unravel Tesla

 

 

SENATE

 

Kavanaugh's Watershed SCOTUS Testimony

 

The Dems & Kavanaugh

 

Kavanaugh and the Depth of Democratic Evil

 

More Like a Hijacking Than A Democracy, Senator Graham  (US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey O Graham (R)

 

The Moral-Panic Phase

 

Republicans Should Not Have Delayed the Kavanaugh Vote

 

Jeff Flake defends controversial move to call for Kavanaugh delay, FBI probe

 

Jeff Flake’s Terrible Idea  (US Senator of Arizona Jeff Flake (R)

 

Knowles: Democrats Don't Care About Christine Blasey Ford

 

John Fund: Kavanaugh debate is exactly why our founders thought early voting was a bad idea

 

Third Kavanaugh Accuser Sued by Former Employer for Sexually Harassing Two Male Colleagues

 

Graham says McCain's anger at Kavanaugh hearing 'would have made me look like a choir boy' (US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey O Graham (R)/ US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey O Graham (R)

 

Why senators claim to believe Ford — but still side with Kavanaugh

 

Classmate: Kavanaugh drank heavily

 

Former FBI agents say there are clues to follow from dramatic Kavanaugh hearing

 

Mr. Kavanaugh borrowed from President Trump’s playbook on white male anger at his hearing.

 

The Ford-Kavanaugh passion play is really a GOP power play

 

Kavanaugh's Nomination Saved?

 

Bongino: Jeff Flake 'sold out the GOP' by calling for Kavanaugh probe (US Senator of Arizona Jeff Flake (R)

 

Kavanaugh Kicks Away Democrats’ 'Political Hit'

 

Did the Kavanaugh hearing help Americans find common ground? Nope

 

Jeff Flake's moment: How a reliable conservative cast Kavanaugh's confirmation into doubt 

 

More than 20 million people watched Brett Kavanaugh hearing

 

Brett Kavanaugh's calendar showed he was at a midweek 'brewskis' party with at least two of the boys named by Christine Ford claims Democratic senator - even though he denied remembering anything like it

 

New questions over who leaked Christine Ford's explosive accusation that Brett Kavanaugh tried to rape her, as reporter who broke the story says it WASN'T Dianne Feinstein and her staff   (US Senator of California Dianne Feinstein (D)

 

'I was pissed': Lindsey Graham recounts his angry denunciation of Democrats during Kavanaugh hearing as he reveals Trump told him Melania was 'very proud' of his defense   (US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey Graham (R)

 

“Pro-Life” Democrat Joe Donnelly Will Vote No Against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh  (US Senator of Indiana Joe Donnelly (D)

 

Anita Hill struck by Kavanaugh's anger versus accuser's calm

 

Protesters on Why They Oppose Brett Kavanaugh: White Men “are Rapists”

 

'Substance matters': Sexual assault survivor confronts Ted Cruz outside Kavanaugh vote to share her story of rape and then blasts his 'dismissive' response  (The late US Senator of Arizona John McCain (R)

 

Here’s Why 8 Women Strongly Support Brett Kavanaugh and His Supreme Court Nomination

 

Senate Judiciary Committee Votes to Support Brett Kavanaugh, Sends Nomination to Senate Floor

 

The media scrutinizes Kavanaugh but gives Ted Cruz’s challenger a pass (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)/ Democrat candidate for Texas Beto O’Rourke)

 

Former FBI agents say there are clues to follow from dramatic Kavanaugh hearing

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

Communists Planning Armed Insurrection on Twitter

 

SOUTH KOREA 

 

America’s Got Talent Judge Simon Cowell Donates $32,575 to Close South Korean Dog Meat Farm

 

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER

 

The SPLC: A Massive, Multi-Million-Dollar Character Assassination Machine

 

SPAIN

 

Actor to be prosecuted for allegedly insulting God, Virgin Mary in Facebook post

 

 

SPORTS

 

NFL Vikings’ Everson Griffen Benched for Mental Issues

 

The US Ryder Cup disaster is only getting worse

 

College Football Scoreboard

 

MLB Scoreboard

 

STATE DEPARTMENT

 

Pompeo warns Iran as US closes consulate in Iraq(US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo)

 

SUPREME COURT 

 

Partisan politics, Kavanaugh’s defiant words put Supreme Court in unwelcome spotlight

 

Why the Supreme Court is now America’s most dangerous branch

 

Kavanaugh's attack on Democrats could pose risk to Supreme Court

 

Democrats Plan to Impeach Kavanaugh If He’s Confirmed, Former Hillary Aide: “He Will Not Serve for Life”  (Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh)

 

SYRIA

 

Russia Begins Missile System Delivery to Syria, Warns West on Peace Talks

 

Russia ramps up anti-Israel measures in Syria for possible war of attrition

 

TELEVISION

 

'Last Man Standing' debut on Fox, after ABC cancellation, brings in big ratings

 

Joy Behar Claims GOP Supporting “Angry Drunk” Kavanaugh to Keep Their “White Power”

 

CBS receives subpoena from Manhattan DA related to Leslie Moonves

 

 

TRADE

 

'We will know in 48 hours': Breakthrough in NAFTA negotiations means the free trade agreement could continue as a tri-lateral deal between Mexico, US and Canada 

 

 

UNITED KINGDOM (BRITAIN)

 

UK Prime Minister May Faces Party Divided by Brexit At Conference

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

Russia, North Korea use UN General Assembly to blast US

 

U.N. Fails Venezuela's Suffering People — Again

 

Russia levels blistering attack on Trump at UN, then calls for truce

 

UNITED STATES

 

Barrier collapse at Central Park sends thousands into panic

 

VATICAN

 

Sex abuse scandal: Pope seeks prayers to fight 'devil'

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

Trump says FBI probe into Kavanaugh allegations can be 'blessing in disguise'

 

Defense of Sovereignty Must Be Our National Goal  (Donald Trump had it right in his U.N. speech this week. Time for the USA to follow his lead.)

 

Trump brings 'Make America Great Again' rally to West Virginia

 

Team Trump’s timely message to Iran – and its enablers

 

Trump derides Democrats for shameful conduct and socialist shift during rally

 

Why Trump Will Win a Second Term

 

Report: WH limits FBI's Kavanaugh probe to 2 accusers, excludes Avenatti's client

 

Trump dismisses FBI investigation by tweeting Kavanaugh WILL be 'a truly great Justice of the Supreme Court' hours after Senate showdown forced him to order new probe and he admitted Christine Ford was 'compelling and credible'

 

Hilton: Kavanaugh hearing shows Dems must be defeated before they destroy US

 

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