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Taxes: Innovate or Vegetate
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Taxes: Innovate or Vegetate

The tax debate between Republicans and Democrats illustrates two opposite visions of America — one for growth and hope and another for grim limits and ancient prejudices. From the founding of the Republic through the middle of the recent Bush presidency, Am...
ISIS, wounded and on the run, boasts of big holiday plans
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ISIS, wounded and on the run, boasts of big holiday plans

The "soldiers" of ISIS are battered, bloody and on the run in Iraq, but they're making with big talk for the holidays which they have no reluctance to call by their right name, "the Christmas season." They're promising to torch the National Episcopal Cathed...
U.N. Watch — Migration plan a nonstarter
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U.N. Watch — Migration plan a nonstarter

By removing itself from the United Nations Global Compact on Migration (GCM), the United States avoids a Turtle Bay entanglement that could snare future U.S. immigration policy at a time when that policy is very much in flux. It's hardly surprising that the...
A New Generation of Anthem-Kneelers; NFL to Co-Host ‘Social Justice Workshop’ for College Kids
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A New Generation of Anthem-Kneelers; NFL to Co-Host ‘Social Justice Workshop’ for College Kids

The National Football League has lost millions of fans and seen its profits and ratings tank as a result of the "#takeaknee protests that spread across the league in the first few weeks of the season. But thanks to a new commitment to social justice issues,...
Boston professor claims Jingle Bells is racist
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Boston professor claims Jingle Bells is racist

Did you happen to see where a BU professor named Kyna Hamill got her 15 minutes of fame by informing us that "Jingle Bells," one of the jolliest songs of the Christmas season, was inspired by northern racism? Its intent, Hamill maintains, was to mock the bl...
Nancy Pelosi’s super PAC to keep donations from prostitution website
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Nancy Pelosi’s super PAC to keep donations from prostitution website

After California’s then-Attorney General Kamala D. Harris announced felony pimping charges last year against the two owners of Backpage.com — a classified-ad website that is a hub for sex trafficking and prostitution, one of the men cut a $10,000 check to Hous...
LGBT stops donut shop’s Christmas gift drive for kids
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LGBT stops donut shop’s Christmas gift drive for kids

After receiving harsh criticism from the LGBT community for partnering with the Salvation Army to help collect donations and provide Christmas gifts for five needy children, a donut shop in Portland, Maine, was forced to end its charitable campaign. LGBT acti...
Democrat lawmaker: Women’s clothing an ‘invitation’ for harassment
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Democrat lawmaker: Women’s clothing an ‘invitation’ for harassment

A female Democratic House member shocked fellow lawmakers Wednesday when she said that the revealing clothing that some members and staffers wear is an “invitation” to sexual harassment. Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) made the comments during a private Democrat...
The numbers prove media’s anti-Trump bias
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The numbers prove media’s anti-Trump bias

President Donald Trump has spent the better part of his campaign and now, presidency, railing against the media, calling out its members for bias, condemning certain networks for outright targeted take-down attempts of his administration — and according to a n...
Loyola Muslims bemoan Catholic university’s Christmas bias, unequal ‘public festivity’
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Loyola Muslims bemoan Catholic university’s Christmas bias, unequal ‘public festivity’

Muslim students at Loyola University in Chicago say the Catholic institution’s celebration of Christmas highlights an unfortunate indifference to holidays like Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha. A recent column in the Loyola Phoenix by writer Sajedah Al-khzaleh, ...