I deliberately chose not to comment until all of the facts were in But such considerations didn't slow down the left!

From RedState: Blaming White Americans First By: Erick Erickson (Diary) | December 3rd, 2015 at 04:00 AM There is an interesting trend worth noting. In the face of tragedy, the political left always blames rational Americans first — not crazies, not terrorists, but rational Americans with whom they have political disagreements, who tend to be …

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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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When I was in college, the left were demanding absolute freedom of speech Now, the idea of hearing dissenting views absolutely terrifies them

From Robert Stacey Stacy McCain: What No One Can Say on Campus Posted on | October 28, 2015 “So what is feminism? What do feminists believe? Namely, that American women are oppressed by a patriarchy hell-bent on keeping women down, and that men and marriage are expendable. . . . “What feminists want is to …

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The Pope should cancel his trip

It seems like everyone on the left wants to offend Pope Francis. From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Nutter says he hopes to raise LGBT issues with Pope By Tricia L. Nadolny, Philadelphia Inquirer Staff Writer | Last updated: Friday, September 18, 2015, 8:14 PM | Posted: Friday, September 18, 2015, 5:46 PM Mayor Nutter, if given …

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Tammy Baldwin, it’s time to return your law degree!

We have noted previously that the left believe in freedom of choice on exactly one thing. Now comes Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), telling us that the First Amendment’s guarantee of freedom of religion does not extend to individuals: Transcript of relevant passage: Certainly the First Amendment says that in institutions of faith that there is …

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The practitioners of Freedom of Speech and of the Press criticize other people exercising their Freedom of Speech

From Donald Douglas: Los Angeles Times Pushes ‘Extremist’ Moral Equivalence Attack on Pamela Geller in #Garland Jihad Shooting A particularly odious comparison at today’s Los Angeles Times front-page, claiming moral equivalence between Pamela Geller and the Islamic jihadists who attempted a Charlie Hebdo attack in Texas. I tweeted the photo of the piece this morning, …

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#JeSuisCharlie : Don’t think that the #CharlieHebdo attacks suddenly made the French support freedom of speech

Stolen, in it’s entirety, from Donald Douglas: In Wake of #CharlieHebdo March, France Cracks Down on Hate Speech. Wait. What? It was a nice march, but pessimists sure didn’t have to wait long to be proved correct. At the BBC, “Paris attacks: Dieudonne held as France tackles hate speech,” and the Guardian, “Dieudonné arrested over …

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The Danes Will Discuss It, Why Not Obama

Nicolai Sennels: “Cultural psychology: How Islam managed to stay medieval for 1,400 years” JANUARY 4, 2015 , BY NICOLAI SENNELS While almost all other cultures changed from primitive and medieval to democratic and egalitarian societies, one culture has managed to keep even its most brutal and backward traditions and values for 1,400 years until today. …

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What a real #WarOnWomen looks like

From The Victory Girls: She Was Executed For Killing Her Rapist: What Reyhaneh Represents by Ericka Andersen on October 27, 2014 A 26-year-old woman was executed in Iran this weekend. Her crime? Killing the man who raped her. Self-defense means nothing in Iran, especially if you are a woman. Reyhaneh Jabbari has been on death row for …

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