Columbus Statues Protested In Detroit And Damaged In Baltimore

24 Aug


220px-Christopher_ColumbusProtesters are mounting a widening movement against statues to historical figures across the country. What began with protests of confederate statues after the Charlottesville protests has expanded to include Supreme Court justices, presidents, founders, and now explorer Christopher Columbus.  In Detroit, protesters gathered around the Columbus statue to demand removal as a symbol of “white supremacy.”  In Baltimore, the Columbus statue was vandalized.

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Jerusalem in Photos from 1862: No mosques, no Palestinians – only ghost towns of massacred Christian areas

14 Aug

Palestine-Israel Conflict

A new photographic exhibition in London follows the journey taken by England’s Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII) in 1862, as he undertook a four month tour around the Middle East.

And as usual, no sign of mosques or active Palestinian presence as the decades old argument from the Palestinian side to keep up the saga to fight and occupy, for the sake of jihad and foreign aid.

In the exhibition we find more photographs from Jerusalem in 1862, when the so called “palestinians” allegedly were already 1 million in population on land they profess to have “lost to Jewish occupation” a few decades later. The only problem with this argument is that, as with all photographs up to the second decade of 1900’s, there are rarely any Muslims or mosques to be found on any photographs. The only mosque – and a confiscated synagogue converted after Muslim invasion…

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Familial Ties and Political Triage: The Russian Meeting Highlights The True Cost Of Nepotism

17 Jul


donald_trump_president-elect_portrait_croppedEric Trump once dismissed objections to his father’s use of nepotism by saying that “nepotism is kind of a fact of life.”  That is true. It is also a part of presidential history, but it is not a good part.  I have long been a critic of nepotism in government.  What is interesting is how costly the practice can be.  The current controversy involving Donald Trump Jr. and Jared Kushner are illustrative of those costs.  Absent the family connection, neither Trump Jr. nor Kushner would likely have been able to avoid a separation from the White House (as was the case with Manafort and Flynn).  Instead, Trump has had to double down and his defenders belittle the fact that Donald Jr. not only took the bait of this meeting but said that he would “love” to get information directly from the Russian government to help in the election.  As…

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Libertarian calendar for July 2017

14 Jul

July 4
Centreville, VA

Get ready for the 46th National Fourth of July Soirée at Bull Run Regional Park in Centreville, Virginia.  Register for free today!

Join your local conservative community for the best family party of the year!  Come enjoy free delicious barbeque, a bluegrass band, patriotic speakers, and fun for the kids.

When:  11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Where:  Bull Run Regional Park in Centreville, VA
What:  Barbeque, bluegrass music, patriotic speakers, and fun for the kids
Bring:  A side dish to share.  It’s Soireé tradition!

July 6
Washington, D.C.

Leadership Institute happy hour
6:30 pm

Blackfinn Ameripub – DC

1620 I Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia 20006

July 6
Bemus Point, NY

Bemus Point, NY

Chatauqua Libertarian party meetup
6:30 pm



14 Main Street, P O Box 633, Bemus Point, New York 14712


July 7
Washington, D.C.
Liberty on the rocks
7 pm
7th Street NW

Milo Yiannopoulos Loves Donald Trump

7 Jul

Milo Yiannopoulos Talks Establishment vs Trump, Bernie, and Cultural Lib…

6 Jul

Mark Hamill vs. Autographed Memorabilia: The Revenge of the Dark Side

3 Jul