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GOP Backing Abortion in the South Dakota Legislature

GOP Backing Abortion in the South Dakota Legislature

Is there a Republican legislator in your district who is secretly an abortion-supporting Planned Parenthood minion ? If you live in Brookings or Sioux Falls (or District 34 in Rapid City), then there’s a pretty good chance that the answer to that question is “Yes”.

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Crow Pie: It’s What’s For Dinner for the Washington Post and Jonathan Capehart

Crow Pie: It’s What’s For Dinner for the Washington Post and Jonathan Capehart

The Washington Post’s credibility, to the extent it still has any, is on the line. Jonathan Capehart cannot help himself. One shoddy article has now given rise to a second.

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Rep. Paul Ryan (Photo credit: Gage Skidmore)

Disappointment in Paul Ryan Provides Clue to America’s Current Mess

Wilfred McClay of the University of Oklahoma best summarized the root cause of conservatives’ unpleasant choice for president this fall: “when a political culture forbids respectable politicians from raising essential topics, the electorate will soon turn to ‘unrespectable’ ones” like Donald Trump.

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Orlando Shooting, Gun Control, and the Constitution‬: A 14 year Old’s Perspective

Orlando Shooting, Gun Control, and the Constitution‬: A 14 year Old’s Perspective

As John Adams once said, “Facts are stubborn things.” This is true in the gun control debate, as evidence shows that guns keep us safe. A gun is used eighty times more often to save a life than to take one, and nations with more gun ownership have less crime.

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Trump is the GOP Nominee Because We Allowed It

Trump is the GOP Nominee Because We Allowed It

Now that we’re stuck with the ugly choice of Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump, we’re long overdue for a chat about just how easily this mess could have been avoided. Shocking though it may be that such a cartoonishly unqualified and un-conservative figure could sweep the Republican nomination, it was inevitable that the mistakes and blind spots that establishmentarians and conservatives allowed to fester for years would eventually blow up in our faces.

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Smoking a marijuana joint (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

Gary Johnson, Weed, and the Constitution

On Sunday, the Libertarian Party nominated the former Governor of New Mexico, Gary Johnson as their alternative to Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton. Governor Johnson has been a longtime advocate of legalizing marijuana, and has also said that he would issue pardons to non-violent marijuana offenders via executive order.

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GOPe Outraged by Conservatism, Indifferent to Evil

GOPe Outraged by Conservatism, Indifferent to Evil

The unprincipled, unhinged, and unelectable Trump is clearly the wrong instrument for Republicans’ reckoning, but if the impending disaster ends with the GOP blown away and conservatives free to build a new, principled party on its ruins, there may be a silver lining to this farce yet.

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Gender Identity, or Reality?

Gender Identity, or Reality?

The left’s agenda is to impose their distinctly minority view of life on the rest of us. When they believe science helps their case, they argue science. When science undermines their position, they turn to subjective feelings. In their alternate universe, truth and reality are the first casualties.

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Fight GLBT Fascism

Fight GLBT Fascism

Like the fascists of earlier times, GLBT supporters want to silence their critics. But, federal and state constitutional provisions for freedom of speech, freedom of the press, freedom of religion, and freedom of association protect those who believe that homosexual, bisexual, and transvestite life choices are evil, immoral, wrong, or negative in other ways.

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Transgender Life, Liberty, and Property

Transgender Life, Liberty, and Property

On Tuesday, April 19th, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals sided against a Virginia school board for simply protecting its students by not allowing a transgender student who was born female but claims to identify as a male to use the men’s restroom. What has this Virginia school board done wrong? Is it not the job of any state to protect the life, liberty, and property of its citizens?

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