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It’s interesting that liberals and Obama-lefties have little to say when the U.S. flag is trampled and burned by anti-American anarchists and Muslims.   They call it “free speech” and “freedom of expression.” But they somehow justify condemnation of the Confederate Flag as a ‘hate symbol’.   For millions, the Confederate Flag is a symbol …

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Two Marine Corp mom’s are sounding the alarm after 13 children were diagnosed with cancer after living on base housing. The moms are demanding that top Marine officials fast-track an investigation and disclose the results to military families who might be at risk. Melany Stawnyczyj, whose son Roman was diagnosed with cancer at age 4 in 2012 said,  “Childhood cancer …

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The NAACP has passed a resolution calling for Mississippi to change its state flag which includes the Confederate logo. Jackson County NAACP President Curly Clark said that information was announced Tuesday morning at a NAACP national convention in Philadelphia. “Whereas, the State of Mississippi now remains the sole state in our country to embrace a …

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Republican South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley signed legislation Thursday afternoon that will remove the Confederate battle flag from the grounds of the statehouse and place it in a museum instead. Haley made explicit reference to the death of nine people in Charleston’s Zion AME Church at the hands of a racist shooter as the catalyst for …

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It’s interesting that liberals and Obama-lefties have little to say when the U.S. flag is trampled and burned by anti-American anarchists and Muslims. They call it “free speech” and “freedom of expression.” But they somehow justify condemnation of the Confederate Flag as a ‘hate symbol’. For millions, the Confederate Flag is a symbol of their …

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A black South Carolina student defended the Confederate flag to CNN’s Hala Gorani today, saying he has one to honor an ancestor who served during the Civil War and it doesn’t strike him as a racist symbol. Byron Thomas explained that he’s proud of South Carolina for giving black troops pensions after the South lost …

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CNN’s Dana Bash just reported the scoop that Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) will call upon his state’s legislators to remove the Confederate battle flag from state grounds in the wake of last week’s Charleston church shooting that left nine dead. According to Bash, Graham is set to announce his request during a presser with Gov. …

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Wait a minute, did Mitt Romney actually start something? Probably not, as his Twitter pronouncement regarding the need to remove the Confederate flag from its current prominence in South Carolina wasn’t the first of its kind. Current GOP candidate Sen. Lindsey Graham and othershave already given their two cents, but Romney was one of the most high-profile political …

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Robert A. Heinlein wrote that an armed society is a polite society.    Many in the gun culture echo this sentiment.   Every firearms trainer that I have met paraphrases it in some way.  Here is an example: Carrying a firearm is a tremendous responsibility.   The results of having to use the firearm will follow you the …

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A South Carolina police officer is facing a murder charge after shooting an African-American man in the back at least eight times. The Post and Courier reports that not only did Officer Michael Slager shoot Walter Scott in the back multiple times, as Scott was running away, but the entire incident was caught on video. …

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Bradley Rex Jordan recently pleaded guilty to two charges of misconduct in office for a traffic stop in South Carolina in which he offered to dismiss a traffic citation if the woman he had stopped would lift up her shirt. Jordan, a former police officer in the small town of Aynor, South Carolina was first …

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