Your tax dollars at work: ‘The Pilgrims were illegal aliens’

Internal video exposes USDA staffers chanting ‘The Pilgrims were illegal aliens’ during taxpayer-funded cultural sensitivity training

Billy Hallowell The Blaze 2/15/2013

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is coming under fire for hosting a “compulsory”* ”Cultural Sensitivity Training” program that required some intriguing participation of those in attendance. In addition to being implored […]

Our Future Will be Hunger Games USA

Elizabeth Scalia The Anchoress 2/8/2013

The nation is already accustomed to watching “reality shows” where ordinary folk — their foibles and failures — are served up as entertainment. And we’re already comfortable with an idea of separate standards for the elite folk who fly private jets to global warming conferences and the rest of us, […]

At Harvard Law School in 1991, Obama approved of restricting speech to protect minorities

“I saw him as more of an ideologue, than a seeker of intellectual truth, and someone quick to pander to his audience for political gain. Even then, he was ever the politician, always running, it seemed, for office.”

Charles C. Johnson The Daily Caller 10/8/2012

At the height of early-1990s conservative backlash over […]

MSNBC abandons GOP convention during every minority speech

Jeff Poor The Daily Caller 8/28/2012

One of the left’s favorite attacks on the Republican Party is that it is the party of old white people, devoid of diversity and probably racist.

If you were watching MSNBC’s coverage of the Republican National Convention in Tampa on Tuesday night, you might believe those assertions, since missing […]

Education Gap, Not Income Gap, Is Our No. 1 Problem

J. T. Young 1/24/2012

America’s problem is not an income gap, but an education gap. The latter creates the former.

The solution should not be redistributing America’s wealth, but reforming its education system.

As Nobel economist Gary Becker has pointed out: “There has been a general trend toward rising gaps between the earnings of […]

US Court Won’t Block Its Texas Redistricting Map

Will Weissert AP and OfficalWire 25 November 2011

Austin, Texas–A federal court is refusing to block a congressional redistricting map it drew up for Texas after minority groups challenged the original Republican-backed plan.

Texas Attorney General Gregg Abbott had asked the San Antonio-based court to stay the implementation of its map, which would ensure minorities […]