Is the standard-model Econ 101 course bad? One person who thinks so is University of Connecticut law professor James Kwak. He has written a book and published at least two articles (in The Atlantic and The Chronicle Review) arguing that students are misled by the “simplistic” ideas taught in Econ 101, revolving around supply and demand. Show More Summary
Ryan Anderson and I are teaming up thanks to the Heritage Foundation, the Catholic Information Center, and the National Review Institute, at two times on Monday, Feb. 27 th to talk about alternatives to physician-prescribed suicide. One...Show More Summary
South Dakota lawmakers have rejected a bill that would have allowed science teachers to discuss strengths and weaknesses of evolutionary and climate change theories. The House Education Committee Wednesday defeated … Click to Contin...
Republican members of Congress are being swarmed at town hall meetings in their districts—when they dare take questions from the public—and the First Read crew offers one reason Republicans are struggling to answer tough questions: You...Show More Summary
An Iowa gun dealer has pleaded guilty to illegally selling a rifle to a man barred from owning guns due to allegations of domestic abuse. Bradley James Ries, owner of … Click to Continue »
Samer Majzoub says Conservative MPs are stoking a wave of anti-Muslim sentiment by raising unfounded fears about Liberal motion M-103 The post Muslim leader says opposition to Islamophobia motion stokes prejudice appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The @washingtonpost has a new slogan. And it's...awesome. pic.twitter.com/VFNbSRPtjG— ProPublica (@ProPublica) February 22, 2017 And then, the parodies:...
The 5th Bomb Wing at Minot Air Force Base has won the 2016 Omaha Trophy as the best strategic bombing wing in the U.S. Strategic Command. The award was announced … Click to Continue »
The actor who plays the main character in the newly released mega-budget film "The Great Wall" told People magazine that walls have no place in...
The Latest on attempts by the North Carolina Senate to confirm members of Gov. Roy Cooper's Cabinet (all times local): 11:55 a.m. Another confirmation hearing in the North Carolina Senate … Click to Continue »
To the glee of many—myself included—Milo Yiannopoulos has quickly fallen from grace as a star of the American populist right. This fall was occasioned by the discovery of a video in which he appears to defend pedophilia; appropriately, the American public has reacted with disgust. Show More Summary
A newly released email shows Wisconsin state superintendent candidate Lowell Holtz was counting on an unnamed "reform group" to raise money and help organize his campaign. The email was obtained … Click to Continue »
A federal appeals court is ordering a resentencing for a southwest Missouri restaurateur in a $5.5-million bank fraud case, ruling he breached a plea deal in pressing for a lighter … Click to Continue »
The leader of Poland's ruling party is facing accusations that he used offensive and divisive language when he said that members of his ruling party are "benevolent masters." Jaroslaw Kaczynski … Click to Continue »
PROGRESS: Amazon plans to sell beer and wine at its new high-tech convenience store. The e-commerce giant confirmed to Recode on Monday that it plans to sell beer and wine from the Seattle store. The confirmation came after I inquired about a flyer I spotted on the store’s window that mentioned its application for a […]
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Paul Ryan has a very, very serious proposal to eventually have a proposal to take away health insurance from millions of people to pay for upper-class tax cuts. He is defending it with all the seriousity his proposal deserves: The rhetoric: In her inaugural weekly address, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) claimed that repealing […]
Her biggest lie here is probably "It's clear to me." Nothing is clear to this maniac. The post VIDEO: Maxine Waters Paints a Picture in Three Shades of Crazy About Trump’s ‘Kremlin Klan’ of ‘Scumbags’ appeared first on RedState.
Your roundup of so-called crowds organized by liberal activists that don't matter at all.