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With DOJ Stonewalling on New Black Panthers Case, Civil Rights Commission Asks for Expanded Powers

Monday, August 16th, 2010 - by Richard Pollock

The continuing DOJ refusal to allow attorney Christopher Coates to testify on the case results in a heated Commission hearing.

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The WikiLeaks Hoax, Part II

Monday, August 16th, 2010 - by John Rosenthal

Just who or what stands behind the WikiLeaks façade? Some clues are to be found in Germany.

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Ideas and the State

Monday, August 16th, 2010 - by Amit Ghate

Under freedom, good ideas, by virtue of conforming to reality, can succeed and support themselves. Conversely, bad ideas, when left alone, tend to wither and fail.

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Cops, Crime, and the Economy

Monday, August 16th, 2010 - by Jack Dunphy

Economic recovery on a local scale, whether in Los Angeles, Oakland, or St. Louis, is largely dependent on the willingness of citizens to live and spend money there.

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Darrell Issa Blasts the Propaganda Presidency, Accuses Administration of Abuse of Office

Monday, August 16th, 2010 - by Bob Owens

Has the White House used the government's power to propagandize for political gain? (Click here for PJTV's Allen Barton on this report.)

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Is Turkey Using Chemical Weapons Against the Kurds?

Sunday, August 15th, 2010 - by Soeren Kern

Just weeks after the global media outrage over Israeli "crimes against humanity" in Gaza, the mainstream media is keeping strangely silent over allegations that Turkey is using chemical weapons against its own citizens in Kurdistan.

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NOAA: Warmest June Ever! Caveat: We Made It Up (Corrected)

Sunday, August 15th, 2010 - by Art Horn

NOAA and GISS claim a warm Arctic region made this June a record-breaker. They don't have a single thermometer in the Arctic!

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Philip Larkin, Part II: We Need the Toad

Sunday, August 15th, 2010 - by Brendan Bernhard

Larkin on jobs and the fear of unemployment.

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A Mosque in New York for a Christian Church in Mecca

Sunday, August 15th, 2010 - by Leon de Winter

A way for those behind the Ground Zero mosque to show "mutual recognition and respect."

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Progressive Education: Early August, and Kids Already in School

Sunday, August 15th, 2010 - by Mary Grabar

In some areas children are now in class, greeted by plenty of other (expensive) changes that contribute nothing to education.

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PJM Political 08/14/10: The Internet Killed the Video Star

Saturday, August 14th, 2010 - by Ed Driscoll

The past and future of TV: From Christiane Amanpour’s rocky start as the new host of ABC’s This Week to YouTube and ubiquitous personal video cameras, and how they’re changing both politics and personal lives. Plus John Yoo and James Lileks stop by. Hosted by the VodkaPundit, Stephen Green!

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Iran’s Holocaust Cartoons: The Latest in Holocaust Denial

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by Stephanie L. Freid

It’s a good thing Iran is low on credibility these days, otherwise, the Holocaust “cartoon” website launched from the nuclear wannabe rogue state would be causing more than the current elicited outrage.

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Philip Larkin, Part I: the Sad Man

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by Brendan Bernhard

Twenty-five years after his death, Philip Larkin’s poetry still resonates.

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Air Safety in America: Annie Jacobsen Answers Your Questions on PJTV

Friday, August 13th, 2010

Are we just lucky or is the federal government doing its job?

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At DOJ, Military Voting Rights Hang in the Balance

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by J. Christian Adams

Twelve states want waivers from having to send ballots to overseas military on time. Call the Pentagon and the DOJ today, and demand they say no.

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Two Trillion and Counting: The Fed and the Magma Chart

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by Ira Stoll

One chart shows the rush of cash onto the balance sheet of the Federal Reserve. But who will regulate the banking system's regulators?

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(UPDATED) An Iranian Connection to the Cordoba House Ground Zero Mosque?

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by Anne Bayefsky

The Ground Zero mosque website just removed a photo of Mohammad Javad Larijani, secretary-general of Iran's High Council for Human Rights. (Screen capture of the original page here.)

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Was Shimon Peres Right about Britain Having a Problem With Jews?

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by Carol Gould

There is an astonishing depth of hatred for both Jews and America in even the most sedate corners of British society.

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Should Mothers Blog About Their Kids? No.

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by Melissa Clouthier

They simply can't comprehend and consent to what the parent is doing.

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Have Obama’s Policies Failed? Let Us Count the Ways

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by Rick Moran

It isn't only the president's economic policies that are dragging the nation down.

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The Battle for America 2010: Are the Eyes of Perry on Washington?

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by Kristin Esparza

Rick Perry’s 2010 gubernatorial campaign has been orchestrated to include national issues and emphasize his role in making Texas one of the strongest economies in the country.

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Terror Ties: Ground Zero Imam Attended Hizb-ut Tahrir Conference (Corrected)

Friday, August 13th, 2010 - by Madeline Brooks

The Marxist-Leninist/Islamist terror group has been banned in Germany, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt, Tunisia, Turkey, Kazakhstan, and Saudi Arabia.

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PJTV: Poll Shows Likely Voters Still Support Tea Party

Thursday, August 12th, 2010 - by Vik Rubenfeld

The new PJTV tracking poll for this week shows Tea Party positions still have the support of likely voters.

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Rep. Issa: Inspector General Agrees, Stimulus Signs Inappropriate (PJM Exclusive)

Thursday, August 12th, 2010 - by Patrick Richardson

Rep. Darrell Issa discusses the IG's report on the "Recovery Act" signs, which Issa claims are "overtly political ... if not illegal."

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‘Communist for Kerry’ Now GOP Congressional Candidate

Thursday, August 12th, 2010 - by Oleg Atbashian

Tea partier, Navy veteran, and conservative street activist Jason Sager challenges the GOP establishment in Florida's District 5.

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