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America has been beaten down, kicked, dragged through the mud, and our Constitution mocked by Barack Obama and his army of progressive elitists. In the words of the wall naysayers, NO MÁS! Today we begin a new administration with a president who is serious about turning our country around, putting the priorities of the people …

In case you were wondering if the unrest in St. Louis, Ferguson especially, was provoked to incite a racial divide and violence, you’re probably on target. St. Louis is about to see another fanning of the flames, and they are targeting the predominantly white city of Lake St. Louis, Missouri, a few miles west of Ferguson. …

One Missouri county commission isn’t taking the Supreme Court’s gay marriage ruling well, voting to lower flags on two county buildings. The Salem News reported (and Riverfront Times confirmed) that Dent County Commissioners voted unanimously on this measure, which was described as Presiding Commissioner Darrell Skiles as a way to remind people about “this despicable Supreme …

By Thomas Madison, Powdered Wig Society Counter-protesters in Rosebud, Missouri met Michael Brown protesters with racial slurs and a display of fried chicken, a 40-ounce empty beer bottle, and a melon. The protesters are marching to Jefferson City, protesting across the state the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case. Organized by the NAACP, …

Missouri State Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal (D) was one of the first politicians in the media in the aftermath of Michael Brown‘s death, and, as the woman representing Ferguson in the state legislature, conveyed the fury of her constituents to MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell when Officer Darren Wilson was not charged for Brown’s death. “Not only has this Mike …

US Gov. Nixon Calls For ‘Vigorous Prosecution’ Of Darren Wilson hay Chuck Ross, The Daily Calle Not content with a regular prosecution or a vigorous investigation, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said he hopes that Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson will receive a “vigorous prosecution” in the shooting death of Michael Brown on Aug. 9. …

OK, the Sky Hook was cool, but who knew Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was such an articulate and thoughtful writer and historian? I have been trying to see all sides of the mess we call Ferguson. There are not only two, buy many. In my search I ran across this article by Abdul-Jabbar. While there is much …

The Rev. Al Sharpton pressed police Tuesday to release the name of the officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager in suburban St. Louis, and he pleaded for calm after two nights of violent protests over the young man’s death. Police said death threats prompted them to withhold the name of the officer, who …