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Basketball Rules That ‘De-Emphasize Winning’ Disqualify Undefeated Team — but Watch What the 10-Year-Old Players Did in Protest
A “classic case of ‘win at all costs.’”
Saturday evening, Texas state Senator Wendy Davis (D) is scheduled to receive the Señora Internacional award in Laredo, Texas, from the League of United Latin American Citizens as part of local Washington Birthday festivities. The Washington Birthday Celebration is a big celebration in my hometown of Laredo, so the event will be full of dignitarie…
That letter of protest sent to the White House last November doesn’t seem to have changed matters much. The White House News Photographers Association was one of many groups protesting the White House’s ban on photographers during events at which the White House has its own official photographers and videographers present. On Friday, a me…
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They demand that we respect an ideology that renders them savages. Never. going. to. happen. “Afghans Torch U.S. Flags to Protest Rumored Quran Desecration,” By Edwin Mora, Breitbart, January 8, 2014 A large crowd of protesters in Afghanistan rallied against U.S. forces, accusing the U.S.-NATO-led coalition of desecrating the Quran, according to me…
‘Christie Has Blood on His Hands,’ ‘Political Terrorism’: With Protest Signs Like These, N.J. ‘Peace’ Group Might Have Wanted Bigger Crowd
“…will not tolerate Chris Christie’s alleged political vendettas or his appointed cronies and their spiteful actions.”
President Obama repeatedly promised “if you like your plan, you can keep it” during his sales pitch for Obamacare. The New York Times covered for Obama, saying the president “misspoke,” and White House adviser Dan Pfeiffer recently updated the promise to “if you like your plan and it hasn’t already been changed or canceled, you can keep it.”
Enough is enough.
GRAPHIC CONTENT The interim Egyptian government ended a protest by ousted President Mursi’s supporters and things did not go smoothly. Many protesters were killed and many more were injured. Egypt, what is going on? GRAPHIC CONTENT [capt [...]
Protesters are bedding down for their fourth night outside of Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s office. The group, comprising members of the Dream Defenders and others, has been given permission to stay the weekend, although they’ve been informed that the air conditioning will be turned off as usual, and anyone who leaves won’t be let back in until Monday morning. Leaders of the Dream Defenders met with Gov. Scott last night but vowed to carry on their occupation until their demand for a special legislative session on “stand your ground” legislation is met.
CAIRO (TheBlaze/AP) — Hundreds of thousands of opponents of Egypt’s Islamist president poured out onto the streets in Cairo and across much of the nation Sunday, launching an all-out push to force Mohammed Morsi from office on the one-year anniversary of his inauguration. Fears of violence were high, with Morsi’s Islamist supporters vowing to defend him.
‘Start a War. Get a Gun. Shoot Me First’: Oregon Law Prof. Arrested, Fired After Intense Run-In With Student Immigration Protest
An adjunct law professor at the University of Oregon was arrested, charged and was fired from his post after an incident with a group of students hosting a pro-immigration demonstration on campus last week.
Video of the incident that occurred Thursday captures professor James Olmsted egging on students at a demonstration that featured a mock border patrol held by the newly formed group Students Against Imperialism. Here’s a shorter version of what happened (content warning: strong language):