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‘Stand Your Ground’ Senate Hearing Postponed After Navy Yard Shooting

Monday, September 16th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Witness list at Durbin's Judiciary subcommittee includes Trayvon Martin's mother and Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas).

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Revisiting the Diana West Controversy

Monday, September 16th, 2013 - by David Solway

The ongoing implosion of the conservative ethos.

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The Dark Future of Energy Exploration

Sunday, September 15th, 2013 - by Anna Franco

Productive divisions are losing research and development funding to “renewables.”

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U.S. Being Snookered into Another Kyoto?

Saturday, September 14th, 2013 - by Nils-Axel Morner and Tom Harris

The Pacific Islands Forum, at the EU’s behest, takes up climate alarmism, and the U.S. signs on.

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Inside the Benghazi Anniversary Attack: Local Reports Show Gravity of Herat Consulate Assault

Friday, September 13th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

State Department says it was a quick response amid high security, but Afghan reporters say attackers made it in the gates and Special Forces arrived after a two-hour gunbattle.

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Francois Hollande Misreads France’s Thoughts on Syria

Friday, September 13th, 2013 - by Michel Gurfinkiel

Despite a two-century history with Syria, French citizens have little interest in joining Obama against Assad.

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This Depressing Economy

Friday, September 13th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

It's far closer to the dreadful 1930s than you might think.

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NSA Scandal Could Move Up from Backseat with Congressional Push

Friday, September 13th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Can lawmakers “draw back the curtain on the secret law of government surveillance"?

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PJTV’s Afterburner with Bill Whittle: Umbrella Men: Neville Chamberlain and Barack Obama (Video)

Thursday, September 12th, 2013 - by PJTV

Can personal charm stop a dictator? That’s what Neville Chamberlain thought he was going to do, when he implemented Plan Z. Of course it didn’t work, and World War II happened in spite of Chamberlain’s charisma and personal likability. It was Winston Churchill, the pompous and grumpy stalwart, who actually fought the war.

In this Afterburner, Bill Whittle uses this lesson from history as an allegory to discuss how President Obama assumes he can handle foreign relations.

PJTV subscribers, click here to watch; an embeddable YouTube is also available.

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Game-Changer: Signs of the al-Qaeda-Assad Alliance

Thursday, September 12th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Hands-off policies, convenient assassinations, coordinated attacks, an endgame: Is everything you know about al-Qaeda in Syria wrong?

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Is America Ready for Obamacare?

Thursday, September 12th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Specific answers to questions about what Obamacare means to consumers.

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PJTV’s Trifecta: President Obama’s Foreign Policy Makes Jimmy Carter Look Like Winston Churchill (Video)

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 - by PJTV

Barack Obama won the presidency with promises of smart diplomacy. Now, Stephen Green, Scott Ott and Bill Whittle of Trifecta think the world might begin looking to Russia and Vladimir Putin for strength and moral certitude. Find out why.

PJTV subscribers click here to watch; an embeddable YouTube version is also available.

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What if We Actually Had a War on Terror?

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 - by Charlie Martin

Twelve years after 9/11, have we lost track of our objectives?

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Col. Allen West: Remembering 9/11

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 - by Allen B. West

Today, think of those who died, those who attacked us, and those who wish to deceive us regarding why.

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Experts Tell House Panel Syria Strikes Could ‘Embolden the Snake to Strike Back’

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

“In a situation where I’ve said there’s no good outcome, that might be our best option,” Homeland Security Committee chairman says of Russia.

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Former EPA Administrator Defiant over Use of Email Aliases

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Oversight Committee questions key figures, including Lisa "Richard Windsor" Jackson, in transparency probe.

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With Syria Vote on Hold, Obama Still Makes Pitch for ‘Just-in-Case’ Authorization in the Works

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

"To my friends on the right, I ask you to reconcile your commitment to America's military might with the failure to act when a cause is so plainly just."

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How Big Medicine Will Affect Patient Care

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 - by Paul Hsieh

How Big Medicine will restrict doctors’ freedom to practice and patients’ ability to receive care.

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Let’s Use All the Data This Time: Are Stand Your Ground Laws Racist?

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 - by Howard Nemerov

Contrary to anti-rights rhetoric, black defenders are doing well in Stand Your Ground states. Also read: Zimmerman: No Gun, No Charges

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Russia Gives Congress a Break on Syria, But Israel Advocates Won’t Back Down

Monday, September 9th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Lawmakers lobbied to take a stand against "an immoral crime of the first order."

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Next Fed Chairman? The Battle Over Larry Summers

Monday, September 9th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Some of the strident opposition to a nomination comes from within Obama's own party.

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Syria Intervention: For Human Rights or ‘Pipelinestan’?

Monday, September 9th, 2013 - by Abraham H. Miller

Is the administration’s outrage really about gassing civilians?

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IRS Adjusts Filing Rules for Same-Sex Marriages

Sunday, September 8th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Starting with next year's returns, couples can file jointly even if living in a state that doesn't permit gay marriage.

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Guns, and Less Butter

Saturday, September 7th, 2013 - by Clayton E. Cramer

Rationally, personal safety measures must also include your health and lifestyle choices.

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Here Comes Another Debt Ceiling Showdown

Saturday, September 7th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Will Obamacare be part of the standoff?

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