In the hall there are a lot chairs and they came to every chair and shot us." The post Why The Pakistani Taliban Target School Children appeared first on ThinkProgress.
A hostage situation that developed in Sydney, Australia on Monday ended in gunfire after a 16-hour standoff that culminated in a joint SAS/police raid during which the hostage-taker and two others were killed. During the siege, national media organizations followed police requests not to release the name of the gunman, who was later identified as [...]
Somehow, we survived.
A source familiar with state contracting procedures tells Breitbart News that Jonathan Gruber's 2011 consulting contract for $329,000 with the state of Minnesota "is better written, more protective of the state in terms of deliverables...Show More Summary
In new photos released by the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL), jihadists are seen killing a man believed to be gay by throwing him off the roof of a building. The radical Islamists proceeded to stone the man once he landed from the fall. "The...Show More Summary
Both songs have obvious political correctness problems, but "What Made the Red Man Red?" was not part of the original Broadway show. The Disney folk came up with that tune for its movie. Watch the sequence here and consider writing a...Show More Summary
CHANGE: Mark Levin urges states to ‘take back your power’ from ‘runaway’ Obama. The building national movement for a constitutional convention of states to block President Obama’s executive orders got a huge boost Thursday when leading advocate Mark Levin urged state lawmakers to throttle all of Washington, including Republicans. “Take your power back,” he demanded […]
I’M ACTUALLY PUTTING IN A GENERATOR. GOT THE GAS LINE INSTALLED LAST WEEK. Bill Whittle: Afterburner: When The Grid Goes Down.
Here’s another radical organizer to put on your radar… SEIU organizer Kendall Fells describes the mob-style tactics used by the far left to strong arm business establishments to raise the minimum wage. Kendall Fells admits his group “specializes in fighting.” … Continue reading ?
I stood with thousands of others near the Brandenburg Gate in the brisk autumn evening of November 9, 2014 as the balloons that had lyrically depicted the boundaries of the former brick and barbed wire of the Berlin Wall, lifted in the air. Show More Summary
The NRA weighs in with an amicus brief arguing the burden of proof on mmunity should fall on the State; the State, naturally, objects
Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the incoming chairman of the House Oversight Committee, exposed the Obama administration’s hypocrisy when it came to the understanding behind the president’s executive amnesty. “My question to you Mr. Secretary is:...Show More Summary
#HandsUpWalkOut protests involving hundreds of protesters occurred throughout California Monday, as activists nationwide continued to protest a grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer in the shooting death of Ferguson, Missouri resident Michael Brown. Show More Summary
Said Madonna, quoting her son, in part of the answer to the question where she gets material for her songs:My children. Stuff they say. Like, my son came to the studio the other day and said he didn't want to go home. I said, "No, you...Show More Summary
"Dum Dum Dum, Dum-te-Dum, Dum-te-Dum" Disney and Lucasfilm have debuted the first official look at J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Very little is known publicly about the plot of the film, and the teaser trailer above reveals next to nothing. Show More Summary
During President Barack Obama’s presidency, a record number of government employees have been prosecuted for leaking or blowing the whistle. Several of them have been prosecuted under the Espionage Act, a World War I-era law that was intended to be used against spies and not for punishing people who disclose information without authorization. Show More Summary
Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA) is running a radio ad in which Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA) claims if Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) defeats her in Saturday's runoff election, Republicans will impeach President Obama. Here's the full text of the ad, as first reported at Buzzfeed: I'm Mary Landrieu, candidate for Senate, and I approve this message. Show More Summary
The St. Louis County grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown serves as a call to action for young Black people across America. We are forced to contend with a culture of anti-Blackness enforced by government agencies. Show More Summary
Any individual U.S. senator or representative can file a “private bill,” effectively providing relief for a person who has not been granted asylum or citizenship, but still wants to live in the United States. The post Congressmen Blasting Obama For Special Immigration Exceptions Have Made Special Immigration Exceptions appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Will the feds investigate this interracial attack? Will it become a national cause?