The racism of modern feminism

We noted, three weeks ago, on both The First Street Journal and RedState, that über-feminist Amanda Marcotte, long a documenter of the what she believes is a “rape epidemic” due to Teh Evil White Cisheteronormative Patriarchy™, has somehow failed to pay the slightest bit of attention to the sexual assaults on New Year’s Eve in …

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I told you so! Never trust the left to safeguard your rights

Just three months ago, we pointed out the nefarious ways that the left will seek to restrict your freedom: The left, the HITECH Act, and gun control We have previously noted the requirement for searchability in computerized medical records, something mandated by the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act, abbreviated HITECH Act, …

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Time’s half up! When can we finally admit that Affirmative Action has failed?

On March 7, 2015, the fiftieth anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” President Barack Obama stood at the Edmund Pettis Bridge in Selma, Alabama, and said: Fifty years from “Bloody Sunday” our march is not yet finished. But we are getting closer. On June 23, 2003, Associate Justice Sandra O’Connor wrote, in the majority opinion in Grutter …

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From Around the Blogroll

The brave editors of The New York Times decided to publish an editorial on the front page . . . as though most of their front page stories aren’t editorials: Here is the text of the editorial, but I remain unmoved. Like President Obama, like the rest of the left, the editors of the Times …

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Common sense and normality win in Houston

From the Pirate’s Cove: Houston Voters Say No To Houston LGBT Ordinance William Teach | November 4, 2015 – 7:26 am A win for common sense and rationality: (NY Times) A yearlong battle over gay and transgender rights that turned into a costly, ugly war of words between this city’s lesbian mayor and social conservatives …

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The left, the HITECH Act, and gun control Count on the left to try to restrict our freedom

We have previously noted the requirement for searchability in computerized medical records, something mandated by the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act, abbreviated HITECH Act, which was enacted under Title XIII of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Pub.L. 111–5), the official name of the porkulus stimulus bill. We’ve noted …

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Of course, our medical records are completely safe!

Federal Mandates for Healthcare: Digital Record-Keeping Will Be Required of Public and Private Healthcare Providers A key provision of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 is about to go into effect, and healthcare providers across the country are preparing to comply. As of January 1, 2014, all public and private healthcare providers and …

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One more thing on which President Obama wants you to have no choice

I have said, only half jokingly, that the only way that the government could end segregation is through the use of assigned housing.1 Well, it looks like the Obama Administration is taking steps in that direction. From The Wall Street Journal: New HUD Rules Take Aim at Segregated Housing Government can withhold money from communities …

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Barack Obama, Loretta Lynch and the right to work

We may consider it to be an axiom: if President Obama nominates someone for an important federal position, that someone should never, ever be given a position of responsibility. Attorney General Nominee Defends Obama Immigration Changes WASHINGTON — Jan 28, 2015, 9:01 PM ET | By ERICA WERNER and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press Confronting skeptical …

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Wisconsin Democrat Prosecutors Not Having Fun

HT Hogewash Wisconsin, known as “The birthplace of Progressivism” (view with a grain of salt), had recall elections that didn’t work out so well for Democrats after Governor Walker and the Republicans passed sweeping reforms that severely cut into the slush money Public Employee Unions (and their off-shoots) got out of their subjects — reforms …

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