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And the Number #1 Housing Market in America Is …

The average population of the top 20 metros on the WSJ/Realtor.com Housing Market Index is just 300,000. That’s not the whole story, however. For the first time in more than a decade, my wife and I are looking at moving. So it piqued my interest when I stumbled upon a Wall Street Journal article examining […]

A Prescott Mayor for All Seasons (and Reasons)

The next Republican Prescott Mayor will be chosen in the August 3, 2021 primary. The two candidates are Phil Goode and the incumbent, Greg Mengarelli. Early voting began on July 7th. When people ask me why Prescott is so special and what does it mean to me, I always respond that Prescott is traditional America […]

Biden White House Admits Using Big Tech to Silence Americans

In what rightfully can be described as one of the most anti-free speech pronouncements ever made by the U.S. government, the Biden administration has come clean on its incestuous relationship with Big Tech. The jaw-dropping news was first delivered July 15 by White House press secretary Jen Psaki when she said: “We are in regular […]

Corporate Media Outlets Lost More Than Half Their Audiences In The Last Year

Corrupt corporate media outlets that revolved their coverage around the quest to take down former President Donald Trump saw a significant decrease in traffic after he left office. According to recently released data, The Atlantic, ABC News, Time all saw a more than 50 percent decrease in audience since summer 2020. Forbes saw the largest […]

‘Woka-Cola’: Ad Trolls Coke for Defending China, Giving Americans Diabetes

Consumers’ Research, a consumer advocacy group, launched a series of advertisements Thursday calling out Coca-Cola’s “woke hypocrisy” for its reported defense of China and alleged health concerns associated with its sugary drinks. Part of the campaign is a video advertisement satirizing a Coca-Cola commercial, which is set to music with lyrics like “Just drink Coke, […]

Defend the Line

Conservatives still have much more to lose There’s a tendency on the right to assume that we have basically lost. The left controls the media, the universities, and the pulpit. They even managed to turn public health—previously the most boring and staid element of state power—into an ideological instrument.   They hold the Megaphone. Their civil […]

The Time for School Choice Is Past Due

An old story tells of a big, successful store with a plaque in the employees’ lounge which read: “Rule #1. The customer’s always right. Rule #2. If you ever think the customer is wrong, reread Rule #1.” I bring this up because the public school education establishment (to be distinguished from the rank and file […]

PODCAST: Take ‘The 1776 Pledge’ To Save Our Schools

 During the recent CPAC meeting held last weekend in Texas, South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem (R) was one of the conservative speakers (7/11/21). During her talk, she made a passing reference to “The 1776 Pledge to Save Our Schools.” Being unaware of the pledge, I decided to look it up. It was developed by a group called, “1776 Action,” an […]

‘Biden’ Admin to Desperate Cubans: You Are Not Welcome Here!

But jihadis and violent criminals are welcome with open arms and blank checks. Massive Demonstrations in Cuba Demanding Freedom, Waving American Flag, Taking on Police https://t.co/3rCG5boZds — RedState (@RedState) July 12, 2021 ‘From Daybreak Insider: From CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya-Galvez: DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said Haitian and Cuban migrants and asylum-seekers who try to […]

BUMMER: Cuba’s Freedom Uprising Couldn’t Come at a Worse Time for the Party of Marx, Lenin, Alinsky & Obama

Everything You’ve Ever Seen About Cuba Is A Lie.  What bad timing. Just as the party of Marx, Lenin, Alinsky and Obama thinks it’s finally poised to flip America to the side of the hammer and sickle, the Cuban people have taken to the streets and are risking their lives to shed the yoke […]

Marijuana And Other Drugs Can Kill Babies In First Year Of Life

Drug-related deaths among US infants For the first time, researchers find that during the first year of life, even infants can die from exposure to addictive drugs, either directly or indirectly. They defined “drug-involved deaths” as those deaths due to underlying or contributing causes. Drugs most frequently mentioned on death certificates included methamphetamine, opioids, opioid […]

At Least 1.8 Million People Refused to Return to Work Because of Generous Welfare Benefits, Poll Shows

The real number is probably even larger. Here are FEE, we predicted from the beginning of the pandemic that Congress’s decision to create an unemployment benefits system paying most individuals more on welfare than they earned by working would backfire. We weren’t the only ones. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office similarly cautioned that this move would cause unemployment and […]

No, Fidel Castro Didn’t Improve Health Care or Education in Cuba

Cuba has made less educational and health care progress than most Latin American countries over the last 60 years, data show. On CBS’s 60 Minutes, Senator Bernie Sanders recently praised the achievements of communist Cuba. An interviewer asked him about his 1985 comments that Cubans supported communist dictator Fidel Castro because he “educated their kids, gave their kids health […]

‘I’m from the Government, and I’m Here to Vaccinate’

Most people were shocked when the president wanted to go door-to-door with his vaccine campaign — but that’s only the half of it. According to a Pentagon spokesman, the White House is also planning to go barracks to barracks — requiring the men and women of our voluntary military to involuntarily surrender their freedom and take an […]

BIDEN’S INFLATION NATION: Inflation Rate Jumps, Highest Since 2008, Prices Up 5.4% in June

Ouch! The Biden Administration’s out-of-control tax-and-spend policies are driving up inflation to levels that we have not seen since the Great Recession of 2008. Watch your wallet, America. Making every dollar you earn and you spend worth measurably less. Never would have happened under Trump. Biden has turned his back on American workers. So far he: […]

POLL: 61% of Black People Oppose Protests During National Anthem at the Olympics

Democrats couldn’t give a fig about Blacks — they mean to destroy the country and they exploit divisiveness and hate in order to achieve their malevolent goal. Poll: Most Black People Oppose Protests During National Anthem at the Olympics By Warner Todd Huston, Flag and Cross, July 13, 2021: Last week, black U.S. Olympic hammer thrower […]

Islamic Republic of Iran Sent Goons to Kidnap Iranian Freedom Activist in NYC and Take Her Back to Iran

Meanwhile, they were sitting down with Biden’s handlers to demand the end of sanctions. The mullahs know that there is nothing they can do that will make Biden’s handlers not want to give them everything they want. Iranian Operatives Planned to Kidnap a Brooklyn Author, Prosecutors Say by Benjamin Weiser, New York Times, July 13, 2021: […]

Repudiating Roe: The Most Important Abortion Case in 30 Years

Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization is a signal moment in America’s constitutional history. For the first time in a generation and a half — nearly 30 years — there is a realistic chance that the Supreme Court might overrule Roe v. Wade, the Court’s 1973 decision establishing a constitutional right to abortion. The Court has agreed to […]

Identifying The “Root Causes” of The Migrant Crisis On The Southern Border: Conclusion

This series of articles began with a number – 891,213 encounters with undocumented aliens reported by the Border Patrol on the southern U.S. border during the first nine months of this fiscal year.  That number was followed by a statement by Vice President Harris that she would focus her attention on determining the “root causes” […]

How One Man Leads the Charge Against Woke School Boards

When it comes to fighting back against woke indoctrination and critical race theory in schools, Ian Prior is perhaps the happiest of warriors. Prior is executive director of Fight for Schools, an organization dedicated to exposing bad actors in the public school system in Loudoun County, Virginia, and mobilizing parents to improve education for their […]

Fear, Control and the Authoritarian Abuse of Power

“The primary method by which governments increase their control is by creating fear.” – Charles Eisenstein, Author “Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.” –  Bertrand Russell “The whole aim of practical politics is to keep […]

#FREECUBA! Watch Massive ANTI-COMMUNIST Protests Erupt, Cubans Demand End To Communist Dictatorship

Cuba cut off all internet in attempts to censor protests. They fought for too long. A change gonna come✊🏼🇨🇺 pic.twitter.com/QYnd9be0Wo — OkJose (@OkJoseTV) July 12, 2021 The courageous people of Cuba desperately yearn for freedom after decades of socialist and communist rule. Let’s see how Bernie Sanders, AOC, Tlaib, and Omar respond to the freedom […]

IG REPORT: Islamic Terrorists Lead Religious Services in 25% of U.S. Federal prisons

Prisons are a notorious hotbed of jihad recruitment. Who better to target than the violent, broken and disenfranchised? Why would authorities give violent jihadis access to the general population? In no fewer than five states, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Michigan, Muslims make up 1 out of 4 or 1 out of 5 prisoners. […]

U.S. Islamic Scholar Blames the Jews for the Left’s War on America – Including Attacks on Jews

My latest in PJ Media: The destruction of the United States is all a nefarious plot to aid Israel, you see. On July 3, Omar Baloch, whose YouTube channel describes him as “the Scholar in Residence for Al Furqaan Foundation,” a Chicago-based organization dedicated to spreading Islam in the United States, published a video entitled “San Francisco Goes into Chaos, […]

What Is Good For The Climate Geese Is NOT Good For The Ganders

The billionaires prolificating “green” for the world, such as Mike Bloomberg, Tom Steyer, Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Al Gore, Leonardo DiCaprio, and others are the same individuals amassing huge carbon footprints for their numerous private jets, houses, boats, and cars. For Bloomberg alone, a Business Insider analysis found that Bloomberg’s emissions-heavy private jets took more […]

Cuba’s Freedom Protesters Face a Dreadful Police State Apparatus

  “We are no longer afraid!” In #Cuba, thousands took to the streets to protest against the govt, chanting "Down with the dictatorship" and "We are not afraid". Long food lines and critical medicine shortages have fueled anger. Another failure of Communism to deliver.pic.twitter.com/Y21fhX1cK7 — Steve Hanke (@steve_hanke) July 11, 2021 Thousands of Cubans took […]

VIDEO: The Tale of Two Cities — The World Builds Babylon

J.S. a reader sent us a link to this sermon by Eric Douma from the Gospel of Grace Fellowship. According to the Gospel of Grace: In this third message about future Babylon, we examine how Babylon will be the headquarters of a false religion that most unbelievers will partake of in the last seven years […]

Video of child ripping American flag from yard and tossing it as adult looks on goes viral

 The next terrible horror film series: “Children of Karen.” America is being demonized by the left in our schools, in the mainstream media, on social media, and in popular culture. This is the result. A generation of American children who hate America. If this continues, America cannot survive. Children are being raised to desecrate […]

VIDEO: President Trump Steals the Show at Fight Event in Las Vegas

He is a phenomenon. Bigger than the Beatles and more beloved…. Trump makes an entrance at tonight’s @UFC Fight: pic.twitter.com/vD4mycoivi — Benny (@bennyjohnson) July 11, 2021 What scares the Democrat-commies more than anything is — a majority of Americans love this man and would take a bullet for him. Donald Trump is greeted by a […]

CALIFORNIA: Reporter witnesses ‘surreal’ moment when ‘mostly black families’ rally to support police while Antifa protests

WOKE supremacy. Boom. Reporter witnesses ‘surreal’ moment when ‘mostly black families’ rally to support police while White Antifa protests By: Chloe Enloe,  The Blaze, July 11, 2021: Talk about narrative-busting. Just weeks after Oakland lawmakers voted to slash funding from the Oakland police department, a reporter witnessed what he called a “surreal” moment in Oakland on […]