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No laughing matter: It’s hard being a conservative comedian in Hollywood


Standup comedy was known as the last refuge of total free speech. Want to make a joke about killing a family member? Okay. A dark sexual fantasy? Great. Mocking and criticizing a beloved celebrity? Absolutely fine. Over the last few years, however, it’s become harder and harder to be a conservative comedian especially if you […]

Meyer responds to triggered students who called Chick-fil-A “unsafe” [VIDEO]


Red Alert Politics Editor Ron Meyer, who is also an elected representative on the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors in Northern Virginia, had his jobs collide when an item came before the Loudoun Board regarding Chick-fil-A. Last week, Red Alert reported students at Duquesne University were protesting a new Chick-fil-A on campus, calling it “unsafe” with a “questionable history […]

‘America First’ means funding the border wall, not a war in Syria [VIDEO]


President Trump announced to Michael Goodwin of The New York Post that he would not be putting ground troops into Syria. Nonetheless, military hawks have been clamoring for more engagement in the war-torn country. Red Alert Politics’ Ryan Girdusky appeared on Fox Business’ Making Money on Tuesday, stating that more military strikes in Syria and another war […]

Millennials reveal why they support President Trump on MSNBC [VIDEO]

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MSNBC’s The Point with Ari Melber featured a segment entitled “Growing Up Trump,” which gave millennial leaders on both sides of the aisle the chance to speak out about the beginning of President Trump’s administration. The segment was broken up into three parts: the first featuring all Democrats, the second featuring all Republicans, and the third […]

Dr. Drew advising Trump administration on drug addiction [AUDIO]

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Part of the President’s first term agenda is tackling the opioid crisis that’s destroying countless lives throughout the country. Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner and New Jersey Gov. Christie are set to lead a commission on drug abuse and are pulling in some star power to advise, like addiction specialist Dr. Drew Pinsky. On his daily […]

Borowski debunks Lahren: All human beings have liberty [VIDEO]

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The flood of conservatives slamming Tomi Lahren is overwhelming. Many self-righteous Republican purists have blasted Lahren for declaring she is “pro-choice.” Lahren, a 24-year-old host for TheBlaze, said it would be hypocritical to support constitutional limited government while also being pro-life. Rather than just joining the chorus of rude slam-jocks on Twitter, libertarian speaker Julie Borowski put […]

It’s time for Trump to rope-a-dope the media [VIDEO]


What can President Trump do to fight back against the media’s incessant focus on Russia? Red Alert Politics Editor Ron Meyer joined Fox Business’ Coast to Coast with Neil Cavuto to discuss Trump’s media strategy. Meyer suggested, “Trump needs to rope-a-dope the media.” Rope-a-dope? What is that? Meyer explains, “Mohammad Ali popularized this term ‘rope-a-dope,’ […]

How to break into (conservative) journalism [VIDEO]

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Interested in a career in journalism? Red Alert Politics hosted a workshop at CPAC to empower millennials with the tools they need to succeed in modern journalism. Red Alert Editor Ron Meyer moderated the panel with Tim Carney, Commentary Editor for Washington Examiner,  and Emily Jashinsky, Commentary Writer for the Examiner and a frequent Fox News guest. They covered paid writing […]

Trump’s likely SCOTUS picks are very, very different [VIDEO]


Donald Trump is set to announce his pick for the Supreme Court on Tuesday night. The stakes are very high, and Trump’s choices have very different opinions on some controversial issues. Red Alert Politics’ Ryan Girdusky was on Fox and Friends First on Tuesday to discuss the justices that Trump is most likely to choose to fill […]

Every Women’s Marcher needs to listen to Mia Love’s speech [VIDEO]

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Congresswoman Mia Love (R-Utah) delivered a tear-inspiring speech at the March for Life yesterday, drawing on her personal experiences and elevating a perspective often ignored by the media. Everyone should watch this to get another viewpoint, especially those who participated in the Women’s Marches.

A sign? Trump supporter extinguishes protestor fire

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Today after President Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States, protests erupted blocks away near K Street and 12th Street NW. Protestors affiliated with #DisruptJ20 set fire to trash cans, broke windows, attacked cars, and threw rocks at police. Some Trump supporters tried to engage with the protestors, but […]

WhiteHouse.gov just changed over: Check it out

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As soon as the swearing in of the 45th President of United States happened at noon, WhiteHouse.gov got a makeover — featuring the new policies of President Donald Trump. The “Top Issues” section includes: America First Energy Plan, America First Foreign Policy, Bringing Back Jobs And Growth, Making Our Military Strong Again, Standing Up For Our […]

House of Cards drops trailer minutes before Inauguration [VIDEO]

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Netflix’s hit show House of Cards dropped their trailer for the newest season minutes before President-elect Donald Trump was to be sworn in. The trailer, captioned ominously, “We make the terror,” starts with children saying the Pledge of Allegiance — sending chills down the spine of many viewers. One has to speculate if the show will […]

Senator Warren refuses to shake Betsy DeVos’ hand [VIDEO]

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Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is apparently too disgusted to shake hands with President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for Secretary of Education. Showing that partisanship comes first to her, Warren refused an attempt by Betsy DeVos to shake her hand and exchange pleasantries at DeVos’ confirmation hearing. C-SPAN caught the moment (around the 1:00 mark). Warren, who […]

Senate Democrats’ most embarrassing confirmation hearing moments [VIDEO]

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Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Last week was a doozy for Senate Democrats in the confirmation hearings for President-Elect Donald Trump’s appointments. Red Alert Politics Editor Ron Meyer joined Fox and Friends’ Abby Huntsman to run down the most embarrassing moments.

Millennials should be happy about Trump dismantling Obamacare [VIDEO]


Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Will President Obama lose his legacy after President-elect Trump’s first 100 days? Progressives are organizing a “Day of Action” to fight for his legacy and, in particular, Obamacare. Red Alert Politics Editor Ron Meyer debated Democrat strategist Antjuan Seawright on Fox News’ America’s News Headquarters.

‘Most transparent ever’? No, Obama is the Jay Cutler of transparency [VIDEO]

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White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest has declared President Barack Obama the “most transparent” president in history. He also added, somewhat contradictorily, that most Americans don’t care and there is “no constituency in American politics for transparency in government beyond journalists.” Red Alert Politics Editor Ron Meyer debated Democrat strategist Brad Bauman on Fox News’ America’s Newsroom, […]

UN-Israel vote: Obama voted “present,” should return Nobel Peace Prize [VIDEO]

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President Obama’s decision to have the United States allow the United Nations to demand Israel abandon its “settlements,” some of which Jews have been living in for generations, has created even more chaos in the Middle East. Red Alert Politics Editor Ron Meyer debated Democrat strategist Antjuan Seawright on Fox News on America’s News HQ. Here’s the […]

MTV helped normalize anti-white identity politics [VIDEO]


Too often conservatives mock the extreme identity politics coming out of college campuses rather than combatting it. They claim that students will change once they reach the “real world.” However, MTV’s “New Years Resolution for White Guys” video proves that they’re more likely to change the culture than change themselves. Red Alert Politics’ senior writer Ryan […]

Feedspot names Red Alert Politics #16 on Top Political Blogs list

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Feedspot has added Red Alert Politics to their Top Political Blogs list, calling it one of the “best 100 political blogs on the planet.” Red Alert placed #16 on their top 100 list. Here were the criteria: The Best Political blogs from thousands of top Political blogs in our index using search and social metrics. Data will be refreshed […]