Tag Archive: “Conservative news”

on May 23, 2015 in World News

MATT DRUDGE Goes Off on Twitter Rampage

MATT DRUDGE Goes Off on Twitter Rampage: ‘It’s the Night of the Republican Suicide’ Conservative internet mogul Matt Drudge unleashed on the Republican Party Friday after the GOP Congress gave Barack Obama sweeping new powers Conservative internet mogul Matt Drudge unleashed on the Republican Party Friday after the GOP Congress gave Barack Obama sweeping new powers. The Republican Senate passed Obamatrade Friday without reading the bill. ** Details to the bill remain classified. Republicans did not block Obama’s illegal amnesty or Obamacare – but were eager to pass his trade bill that nobody read. WTH? The GOP’s disrespect for the… View Article

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on May 23, 2015 in World News

Head of Russian Military Intelligence Accuses West of Creating Islamist Terror Network

Head of Russian Military Intelligence Accuses West of Creating Islamist Terror Network Colonel-General Igor Sergun, Head of Russia’s ultra-secretive GRU, breaks his silence and delivers a devastating indictment of Western support of international terrorism This article originally appeared at The Saker Dear friends, I am posting today the speech of Colonel-General Igor Sergun, Head of the Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU) of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Russia. To say that this man, or the GRU in general, is secretive, would be an understatement. Almost all the information publicly available about Sergun is in the short biography (researched by Scott)… View Article

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on May 23, 2015 in World News

BRICS Trample US in South America

BRICS Trample US in South America It started in April with a rash of deals between Argentina and Russia during President Cristina Kirchner’s visit to Moscow This article originally appeared at RT And it continues with a $53 billion investment bang as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visits Brazil during the first stop of yet another South American commercial offensive – complete with a sweet metaphor: Li riding on a made in China subway train that will ply a new metro line in Rio de Janeiro ahead of the 2016 Olympics. Where is the US in all this? Nowhere; little by little,… View Article

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on May 23, 2015 in World News

Neo-McCarthyism and the US Media

Neo-McCarthyism and the US Media The crusade to ban Russia policy critics This article originally appeared in The Nation As a result of the civil war that has raged in Ukraine since April 2014, at least 7,000 people have been killed and more than 15,400 wounded, many of them grievously. According to the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre, 1.2 million eastern Ukrainians have been internally displaced, while the number of those who have fled abroad, mainly to Russia and Belarus, has reached 674,300. Further, the United Nations has reported that millions of people, particularly the elderly and the very young, are facing life-threatening… View Article

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on May 23, 2015 in World News

Ted Cruz smacks down pro-‘gay’ TV reporter

Ted Cruz smacks down pro-‘gay’ TV reporter ‘Something about the left … that’s obsessed with sex?’ Sen. Ted Cruz smacked back at a reporter who insisted on asking about his views on “gay” versus traditional marriage by turning the tables and querying him: Why are you guys on the left so “obsessed” with this topic? Kevin Steele from KMBT-TV repeatedly asked Cruz about his stance on “gay” marriage during an interview in Beaumont, Texas. And Cruz’s fiery reply? “Let me ask a question,” he said. “Is there something about the left, and I am going to put the media in… View Article

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on May 23, 2015 in World News

Islamists always provoked

Islamists always provoked Charlie Daniels asks should America placate ‘people who hack the heads off Christians’ When two jihadis attacked a free-speech event in Texas earlier this month, wounding a security guard before they were killed by police, the Washington Post called Pamela Geller, one of the sponsors of the event, the “incendiary organizer.” The paper described Geller’s actions as legitimately within the First Amendment but still “cruel and unfair.” Billionaire Donald Trump slammed her for “taunting” radical Muslims by holding a competition to draw a cartoon of Islam’s founder. And Katie Pavlich at Townhall reported that radical imam Anjem… View Article

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on May 23, 2015 in World News

Faith defender: Orthodox politician seeks ombudsman post for traditional religions

Faith defender: Orthodox politician seeks ombudsman post for traditional religions A staunchly Christian St. Petersburg MP known for his anti-gay statements has prepared a bill to create the position of ‘ombudsman for believers’ rights’, who would defend followers of Russian Orthodox Church, Islam, Judaism and Buddhism. MP of the St. Petersburg City legislature Vitaly Milonov told Izvestia daily that Russia had a lot of officials responsible for various aspects of human rights and defending various social groups. However, the authorities have never considered a special representative for the rights of believers, even though religious people can be described as the… View Article

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on May 23, 2015 in World News

March against Monsanto: World rallies in protest

March against Monsanto: World rallies in protest The third annual ‘March against Monsanto’ protest is taking place in cities around the world. Activists are highlighting the monopoly the GMO giant has in controlling food supply. Protesters say Monsanto controls 90 percent of the seed market in the US The Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon and Poribesh Bachao Andolon are leading the event, which included a human chain being formed around the faculty of fine arts at Dhaka University in the country’s capital. In 2013, Bangladesh became the first country in South Asia to allow the cultivation of the genetically modified Bt Brinjal,… View Article

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on May 23, 2015 in World News

Obama wins trade victory in the Senate

Obama wins trade victory in the Senate President Obama won a big victory for his trade agenda Friday with the Senate’s approval of fast-track legislation that could make it easier for him to complete a wide-ranging trade deal that would include 11 Pacific Rim nations. A coalition of 48 Senate Republicans and 14 Democrats voted for Trade Promotion Authority late Friday, sending the legislation to a difficult fight in the House, where it faces more entrenched opposition from Democrats. The Senate coalition fought off several attempts by opponents to undermine the legislation, defeating amendments that were politically popular but potentially… View Article

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on May 22, 2015 in World News

Why Schools Don’t Educate

Why Schools Don’t Educate by John Taylor Gatto I accept this award on behalf of all the fine teachers I’ve known over the years who’ve struggled to make their transactions with children honorable ones, men and women who are never complacent, always questioning, always wrestling to define and redefine endlessly what the word “education” should mean. A Teacher of the Year is not the best teacher around, those people are too quiet to be easily uncovered, but he is a standard-bearer, symbolic of these private people who spend their lives gladly in the service of children. This is their...

Why Schools Don’t Educate by John Taylor Gatto I accept this award on behalf of all the fine teachers I’ve known over the years who’ve struggled to make their transactions with children honorable ones, men and women who are...

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