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Saturday, October 13, 2018

 

CELEBRATING 242 YEARS OF LIBERTY AND FREEDOM  

 

 

In Today’s Issue: 

 

ABORTION

 

Rush Limbaugh: You should see 'Gosnell'

 

Legal abortion is vilified by the pro-life Gosnell movie, which inadvertently shows the dystopia of a post-Roe America

 

Facebook blocks ads for film exposing notorious abortionist

 

What Films Featuring Abortion Teach Us About America | Opinion

 

Abortion, Roe v. Wade at center of Supreme Court nominee debate: What could happen to the landmark law?

 

Texas health department ends its contracts with underperforming anti-abortion group

 

Carafem, abortion clinic with ‘loud voice,’ opens in Skokie

 

Texas cancels troubled contract with anti-abortion group

 

Federal Judge Strikes Down St. Louis Abortion Discrimination Act

 

AFRICA

 

South Africa’s last foreign minister under apartheid and member of Mandela’s cabinet dies at 86

 

AMERICAN

 

Can our modern ‘house divided’ remain one nation?

 

 

CONGRESS

 

Democrats ask if U.S. intelligence was aware of plot against Saudi journalist

 

Democrats worry that lackluster Latino support could hurt bid for Congress

 

 

COPORATE AMERICA

 

 Billionaire Bloomberg's Radical Green 'Fellows' Use States To Sue Corporations

 

CRIME IN AMERICA

 

Cruz posed as student months before shooting

 

Teacher who smiled for mugshot pleads guilty to sex with student

 

College student says she was raped hours after #MeToo rally

 

White woman called police on black child she falsely accused of groping  her

 

CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION

 

Hundreds of Hondurans head for US border in mass migration 'march,' report says

 

DEMOCRATS (MARXISTS)

 

Who Will Save Democrats from Their Leaders?

 

How America’s urban-rural divide is changing the Democratic Party

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

 

DeVos will no longer seek to delay Obama-era student loan regulations (Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos)

 

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

 

Jeff Sessions filed consent decree opposition, increases federal law enforcement staff in Chicago  (US Attorney General Jeff Sessions)

 

ECONOMY

 

The economy is crushing it — just like in 2008!

 

EDUCATION

 

High school student forced to remove 'Trump' jersey at patriotic football game

 

A Terrible College Case Shows the High Cost of ‘Believe Women’

 

Does Harvard discriminate against Asians? In a case that could upend college admissions, the Ivy League goes on trial

 

Hundreds of Beverly Hills students demand Trump move or defund Metro's Westside subway

 

 

ELECTION 2018

 

The Midterms after Kavanaugh

 

Native American voting-rights activists fight back against ID restrictions in battleground state

 

The World Is Due for Another Financial Crisis. It Could Start in Italy.

 

He’s ‘Trashing American Values’: Biden Doesn’t Hold Back on Trump

 

Hurricane Michael barrels into Florida races

 

ELECTION 2020

 

Bloomberg stokes 2020 chatter with New Hampshire voting rally

 

FEDERAL RESERVE

 

Meltdown Isn't Fed's Fault — Yet

 

FRANCE

 

Macron’s popularity plummets at home as he pushes globalism on world stage(French President Emmanuel Macron) 

 

GLOBAL WARMING 

 

Climate change provided high octane fuel for Hurricane Michael

 

Will the private sector help slow climate change? Such efforts can be good for business.

GOP

 

Vandals smash windows, spray paint doors of GOP office in NYC — then leave behind note

 

Gubernatorial candidate threatens to ‘stomp all over’ opponent

 

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

 

ObamaCare Failed To Make Health Care Affordable; Here's A Plan That Will

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

A Socialist vs. a Republican in Key California Congressional Race

 

Top GOP funding group snubs incumbents Rohrabacher and Walters 3 weeks before midterm election

 

Anti-Trump dossier director Glenn Simpson to defy congressional subpoena

 

House GOP leader announces get-tough immigration bill

 

HURRICANES

 

Hundreds found in hurricane ‘war zone’ but many still missing, feared dead

 

"I used to have a really, really pretty house": Devastation from Hurricane Michael still being assessed

 

Homeless man accused of molesting girl at Hurricane Michael shelter

 

IMMIGRATION

 

Feds: DACA hurts legal immigrants

 

Trump officials weigh new plans to split migrant families

 

LEBANON

 

As Lebanon drowns in its own trash, people look to themselves — not the government — for solutions

 

MEDIA 

 

New York Times faces staff rebellion

 

CNN: Kanye West is a mentally ill token Negro

 

 

MIDDLE EAST

 

Prudence Is the Right Response to the Khashoggi Affair (Saudi Arabia)

 

Why Is Western Media Only Now Confronting Saudi Crimes?

 

Western firms back away from Saudis over Khashoggi case

 

MILITARY

 

Okinawa governor wants Americans to help move Marine base

 

Air Force uncertain how long devastated Tyndall will be closed; F-22s possibly damaged in hurricane

 

New career path for Navy pilots aims to curb retention crisis

 

Report on sexual harassment at Navy's Christmas bash rebukes CNO for lack of timely action

 

Man arrested in connection with death of Fort Carson soldier

 

Air Force veteran found not guilty due to insanity in 2017 Okla. bombing

 

New Army newsletter aims to smooth retirement transition, encourage connection with service

 

Pentagon reveals cyber breach of travel records 

 

SENATE

 

The Beatification of Beto   (Democrat Senate candidate for Texas Beto O’Rourke)

 

Lindsey Graham: ‘To the extent that it matters, I’m not gay’ (US Senator of South Carolina Lindsey Graham (R)

 

Warren responds to 'arrogant woman' insult: 'Was I tough on John Kelly? ... You bet I was'  (US Senator of Massachusetts Elizabeth Warren (D)

 

Cruz says he's willing to participate in debate with O'Rourke on CNN (US Senator of Texas Ted Cruz (R)/ Democrat Senate candidate for Texas Beto O’Rourke)

 

SPORTS

 

NFL legend Jim Brown: 'First of all, I'm an American'

 

Bill Belichick may be the NFL’s best modern coach, but Andy Reid is its most influential

 

STATES 

 

At least one person killed in plane crash off the coast of New York, officials say

 

Record-setting rain shutters Arizona State Fair

 

‘It caught us by surprise’: Five dead and 500,000 powerless in Virginia

 

Andrew Cuomo is on the verge of absolute power over New York (Governor of New York Andrew M Cuomo (D)

 

A former Cuomo ally calls out his Buffalo Billion bull

 

SUPREME COURT

 

Supremes won't help judge booted for refusing same-sex weddings

 

TURKEY

 

Turkish officials have Apple Watch audio of writer's alleged slaying at Saudi Consulate: report

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

A dark horse in the race for Nikki Haley’s UN job (US United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley)

 

VATICAN 

7 people to be canonized in Vatican ceremony

 

The pope punts again on the abuse crisis

 

WHITE HOUSE

 

President Trump calls for 'severe punishment' if Saudi Arabia killed US-journalist

 

Trump as Nazi: Liberals' Dumbest Narrative Yet

 

Trump Promised America First – and That's Exactly What We’re Getting

 

Trump meets with freed American pastor Andrew Brunson in Oval Office

 

Can Trumpism Conquer Democrat Judicial Activism?

 

Trump has chosen Pat Cipollone as new White House counsel, sources say

 

Trump, rallying in Kentucky, blasts Dems' 'chilling lust for power'

 

'I want to show them that I don't care': Melania details life in the White House

 

Trump heralds return of freed American Pastor Andrew Brunson: ‘He is on his way back’

 

The Trumps should stop talking nonsense about sexual assault and listen to women who know about it

 

Kanye West and President Trump's meeting was surreal, but not as surreal as what came after

 

Trump makes post-Kanye West appeal to black voters, asked them to ‘honor’ GOP with support

 

Melania says infamous jacket was message to ‘left-wing media’  (First Lady Melania Trump)

 

Trump asked African Americans for their votes at a rally where he also praised Confederate icon Robert E. Lee

 

What is the 13th  Amendment? Here’s a Kanye-inspired history lesson.

 

Unfortunately for Trump, approval ratings are based on more than unemployment rates

 

 

 

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