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23 hours ago
ALAN KEYES On Holy Saturday morning I read a column by Joe Kovacs at WND that derided the name 'Easter' as a Biblically objectionable evocation of the worship of a pagan goddess Ishtar (aka, Astarte or Ashtoreth). After reading it, I was moved to offer the following Easter reflection for our faith's Resurrection Sunday: The traditional name of Easter for our highest Christian Holy Day is a good call, and we need not repent of wishing one another "Happy Easter."... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES Straightaway in the morning, the chief priests held a consultation with the elders and scribes and the whole council, and bound Jesus, and carried him away, and delivered Him to Pilate. Pilate asked Him, "Art thou the King of the Jews?" And He answering said unto him, "Thou sayest it." The chief priests accused Him of many things: but He answered nothing... (more)


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JOHN FUND Regardless of how people feel about Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy's standoff with the federal Bureau of Land Management over his cattle's grazing rights, a lot of Americans were surprised to see TV images of an armed-to-the-teeth paramilitary wing of the BLM deployed around Bundy's ranch.... (more)


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SALT LAKE TRIBUNE It's time for Western states to take control of federal lands within their borders, lawmakers and county commissioners from Western states said at Utah's Capitol on Friday. More than 50 political leaders from nine states convened for the first time to talk about their joint goal: wresting control of oil-, timber -and mineral-rich lands away from the feds.... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES Anyone worried about the rapidly growing power of the federal government under President Obama and the militarization of federal law enforcers had to take heart last week.... (more)


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NEWSMAX The Obama administration is sending ground troops to Poland in response to Russia's moves in Ukraine, Poland's defense minister, Tomasz Siemoniak, tells The Washington Post. The move, he said, was agreed to as part of an expansion of the NATO presence in the region.... (more)


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NEWSMAX It is time for the United States to provide lethal weapons for Ukraine's military, Sen. Bob Corker said Friday, and make sure Russia understands "they're going to pay a price if they do come in."... (more)


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NEWSMAX Conservative commentator Charles Krauthammer says that President Barack Obama makes stuff up with "brazenness" when he says that Obamacare is working. Obama said Thursday while appearing in the White House briefing room about the Affordable Care Act that "this thing is working."... (more)


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WORLDNETDAILY A remarkable opinion in a ruling by the Supreme Court of Alabama that is bound to be quoted in abortion disputes declares the unborn are protected by rights granted by God to every human being. "Our Creator, not government, gives to all people 'unalienable' natural rights," the opinion asserts, arguing that state laws protecting children after birth also cover the unborn.... (more)


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THE TELEGRAPH It is said to be China's biggest church and on Easter Sunday thousands of worshippers will flock to this Asian mega-temple to pledge their allegiance -- not to the Communist Party, but to the Cross.... (more)


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ANDREW C. MCCARTHY It is no secret that the Obama administration believes Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and the other 9/11 plotters should be given a civilian criminal trial in New York City, not a military commission in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The president pulled the plug on military commissions at the start of his first term (only to reinstate them later).... (more)


2 days ago
RICHARD VIGUERIE The GOP has been hijacked. That's right, hijacked. Over the past 100 years, an elite progressive minority has taken the Republican Party far afield from its conservative platform and the interests and values of its grassroots conservative base... (more)


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WESTERN JOURNALISM After the federal Bureau of Land Management agents backed down from their intimidating stance at the Bundy Ranch last weekend, ample evidence has surfaced indicating the standoff between the government and the Nevada ranching family is far from over... (more)


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NEWSMAX The Obama administration has released a Climate Action Plan that includes a call to reduce methane gas emissions from dairy cows by 25 percent by 2020. Details of the plan will be released in June, but Senate Republicans are already expressing concern that the plan will severely impact the livestock industry.... (more)


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TPNN Democrat Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is getting crushed on his public Facebook page, following his involvement in the Obama BLM invasion of the Bundy Ranch. At the time of this writing, below is a list of comments, not randomly selected, but shown in the exact order listed on his page to his most recent Facebook post.... (more)


3 days ago
CLIFF KINCAID If anything proved beyond doubt that the Pulitzer Prizes are a self-congratulatory display whereby the media pat each other on the back and share in the congratulations, it was the coverage of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize announcements... (more)


3 days ago
CINDY SIMPSON Peeking over the top of Obama's shirt pocket is not the end of the pen that he threatened to use, along with his phone, if he didn't get his way. It's the tip of a pencil. An ordinary, wooden, No. 2 pencil, complete with eraser, both ends worn to the nub, in desperate need of sharpening... (more)


3 days ago
JOSEPH FARAH Barack Obama was in New York last week, in between fundraisers, talking about how ridiculous it is for states to have voter identification laws that require driver's licenses, passports or birth certificates. He said state voting laws that require identification are designed to "restrict the vote." That's right. They're meant to restrict the vote to those eligible to vote.... (more)


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BEN SWANN In this ongoing story surrounding cattle rancher Cliven Bundy, there are a series of questions media has ignored. For instance, in the 20 years Bundy hasn't been paying his fees, why hasn't he been taken to court?... (more)


4 days ago
FOX NEWS The federal agency that backed down over the weekend in a tense standoff with a Nevada rancher is being accused of leaving a trail of wreckage behind.... (more)


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NEWSMAX Democrats are bypassing the Constitution as they try to replace the Electoral College with the popular vote as the means by which Americans elect presidents, says Dick Morris.... (more)


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NEWSMAX The New York City Police Department's decision to disband an elite intelligence division that kept tabs on the Muslim community creates a standing invitation for terrorists to attack, says former federal prosecutor Andrew McCarthy.... (more)


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NEWSMAX Russia is "the only country in the world capable of turning the USA into radioactive dust." That was the declaration made recently on a major Russian state TV channel by the popular anchorman Dmitry Kiselyov. The coarse tone in which he delivered this message was every bit as menacing as the actual words.... (more)


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WASHINGTON TIMES With Easter soon approaching, the Rev. Al Sharpton on Wednesday drew parallels between the resurrection of Jesus Christ and the resurrection of President Obama's political career.... (more)


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NATIONAL JOURNAL "I had a dream I could buy my way to heaven." Who said it: Kanye West or Michael Bloomberg? Well, the rapper did. But Bloomberg's recent comments in a New York Times interview on his post-mayoral career are not far off. Bloomberg is starting another gun-control advocacy group, following his last venture with Mayors Against Illegal Guns... (more)