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Mary Grabar

Mary Grabar is a resident fellow at the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization in Clinton, New York. Her writing can be found at www.marygrabar.com. Subscribe to dispatches here.
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Selma and the Sanctimony of Liberals

Friday, January 16th, 2015 - by Mary Grabar

The film's portrayal of LBJ has the left up in arms.

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The ‘Show’ of Support for Common Core in Georgia

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 - by Mary Grabar

Pro-Common Core groups astro-turf the illusion of overwhelming support for the program.

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Smearing the South: Group Attacks Georgia Governor for ‘Segregated Proms’

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 - by Mary Grabar

Of course, the state had nothing to do with them. But the narrative succeeded.

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Your Money: Redford’s Glorified Murderers, or Hero Who Stopped Them?

Thursday, April 4th, 2013 - by Mary Grabar

Larry Grathwohl is re-releasing his memoirs to coincide with Robert Redford's Weatherman ode. (Order the paperback here, and the Kindle version here.)

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Bill Ayers in Retirement

Friday, March 8th, 2013 - by Mary Grabar

Who would have thought Ayers would spend his golden years basking in the glow of admiration from colleagues?

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Happy Birthday, George Schuyler: A Great Foe of Statism

Monday, February 25th, 2013 - by Mary Grabar

A name generally ignored during Black History Month.

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Skeeter President: Mock on, Americans

Saturday, February 9th, 2013 - by Mary Grabar

Petty rulers do not appreciate ridicule.

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Conservative Stockholm Syndrome

Thursday, November 29th, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

Republicans need to shake off the false guilt and false reality that they have been imprisoned by.

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It’s Not the Economy, Stupid

Saturday, November 10th, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

It’s racial politics. And you don’t beat them by adopting them.

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‘ObamaCore’: Radical Education Bill Set to Take Effect After Election

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

Taxpayers will foot the bill for lowered standards and leftist tracts.

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Norton Reader Teaches Obama’s 2009 Cairo Speech to College Students

Sunday, September 30th, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

Despite the speech's demonstrated failure, it is treated as worthy of student attention.

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Is Bill Ayers Influencing ‘Race to the Top’?

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

A close colleague of the former terrorist is deeply involved in designing the president's program.

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The Real Narrative of the RNC Protest: Will Anyone Remember?

Friday, August 31st, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

Nothing to see here but the media.

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RNC Protesters: Pushing the Narrative

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

On the ground, their behavior is pure Alinsky.

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RNC ‘Delegates’ from Working Families

Sunday, August 26th, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

My unforgettable interaction with with four individuals sent to Tampa by the Pennsylvania Working Families, a front group for ACORN.

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The Communist Mentor: Frank Marshall Davis

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

Obama's mentor was a key figure in the USSR's plan to subvert American blacks.

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Anti-Bullying Entrepreneurs on the Job After School Shooting

Friday, March 2nd, 2012 - by Mary Grabar

Their "solutions" may be adding to the problem.

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The Occupations: Anarchy Waiting for Crisis

Saturday, October 15th, 2011 - by Mary Grabar

What I saw at the copycat Wall Street “occupation” in downtown Atlanta.

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The Left: A Century of Fostering Racial Tension

Sunday, October 2nd, 2011 - by Mary Grabar

Last century's leftist politicos left behind copious evidence of race-card playing.

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Yes, We Cain

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011 - by Mary Grabar

A first-hand report from Atlanta, where Herman Cain announced his presidential candidacy on Saturday.

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Was George Washington ‘Paranoid’ Too?

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 - by Mary Grabar

A question for Michael Medved and other “moderates.”

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Cuban Filmmaker Stonewalled in Trying to Tell the True Story of ‘Che’

Thursday, February 17th, 2011 - by Mary Grabar

Agustin Blazquez has produced a compelling film that demolishes the radical heartthrob’s reputation as a brave guerrilla fighting on behalf of the oppressed.

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Thanking God for What Makes Us Exceptional

Thursday, November 25th, 2010 - by Mary Grabar

Being thankful that “Don’t touch my junk” is today’s version of “Give me liberty or give me death.”

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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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Census Bureau to Kids: Tell Your Parents We Won’t Tell INS

Thursday, February 25th, 2010 - by Mary Grabar

The government invades the schools to assure kids that their illegal parents will not be turned in by census workers.

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