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Quit the outrage: President Trump taught scouts important values

The 19th National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia, with the overall theme of “Live Scouting’s Adventure,” turned out to be more of an adventure than the Boy Scouts of America bargained for on Monday night. President Trump addressed a crowd of 45,000 excited Scouts and this, of course, began the cycle of tweets and headlines […]

Woman brags she’s “raping the government” by gaming the welfare system [VIDEO]

A new viral video shows a “Brooklyn mother of 3” bragging about how she takes advantage of welfare programs so that she doesn’t have to work. She is “proudly raping the government,” as she puts it. This video is proof that at least some Americans take advantage of the system. As of 2016, the Department […]

RAWA: Banning online gambling would be political suicide for Republicans

Last November’s election brought a tidal wave of success for Republicans in the House, the Senate, and of course, the White House. American’s threw their support behind Republicans that promised to do away with the laws and regulations that have infringed upon our personal freedoms, slowed down our economy, and have made it harder to […]

Bernie Sanders: GOP healthcare bill will be worse than 9/11

Bernie Sanders is back at it again with vitriolic rhetoric against the right. Bernie, the friendly healthcare liar, is now claiming that the Republican healthcare bill will kill nine times the number of people killed on 9/11.. every year. Pro tip: comparing a political opponent’s bill to one of the worst tragedies in American history […]

Taking back the word “jihad” won’t help American Muslims

Last week, it was reported that Muslim activist Linda Sarsour was inciting American Muslims to wage “jihad” against Donald Trump and his administration. A lot of conservative outlets took her words out of context, assuming that she meant violent jihad rather than speaking truth to power. If you watch her full speech, you’d know she […]

Hamburg and Poland: Two starkly different visions for the future

President Donald Trump channeled his inner Ronald Reagan at the Warsaw Uprising memorial in Poland last week. His impassioned speech in defense of Western values heralded his America First mantra in a way that made both domestic and international supporters proud. It was a stark contrast, however, to the scene in Hamburg, Germany later that […]

Chelsea Manning is an economically illiterate man

Chelsea Manning is everything negative you’ve ever heard about a millennial wrapped up in one person: a gender fluid, non-conformist, political progressive with questionable loyalties who has a bad taste in music. Like any other proud member of this millennial subset, Manning has moved to becoming an active political pundit spewing out an endless supply […]

No, Linda Sarsour, let’s not wage ‘jihad’ against Donald Trump [VIDEO]

Over the July 4th weekend, Linda Sarsour, a Muslim activist who’s become wildly popular with the Left, seemed to suggest waging a “jihad” against the “tyrant” she most closely associates with President Donald Trump and his administration. During her speech at the 54th Annual Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) convention in Chicago, Sarsour implored her audience […]

After another death, it’s time to ask: When the hell are we getting out of Afghanistan?

As Americans across the country gathered and prepared to celebrate Independence Day on Tuesday, 19-year-old Army Pfc. Hansen B. Kirkpatrick’s family got the news that their son was killed in Afghanistan. The death of yet another millennial begs the question, what the hell are we doing there and when are leaving? The Afghan War has […]

Trump’s student loan reform: Lower college costs, more jobs, and less national debt

President Donald Trump has delivered on several campaign promises already, and he plans to help the 44 million Americans holding $1.4 trillion in student loan debt next. Trump’s budget plans to revise income-driven repayment plans to cap monthly payments at 12.5 percent of discretionary income, and forgive undergraduate loans after 15 years and graduate loans after 30 […]

The jobless kneeler: Don’t blame racism for Kaepernick’s unemployment

Since Kaepernick was just a hair away from a Super Bowl ring in 2013, the athlete-turned-activist has seen his defense retire one-by-one, then his own skills decline, then his starting spot handed to Blaine Gabbert. While things haven’t been easy for the quarterback in identity crisis, you can’t exactly blame the NFL for turning their […]

It’s time to officially label Antifa a domestic terrorist group 

Since terrorizing the UC Berkeley campus and forcing the school’s College Republicans to cancel controversial speaker Milo Yiannopolous’s speech, Antifa has continued to infiltrate campuses such as Evergreen State College with violence against peaceful protesters and the destruction of property. It’s time to officially label Antifa a domestic terrorist group. They are essentially today’s Weather Underground. Per the […]

Why socialism would be disastrous for millennials

by Tom Rogan, Originally published in the Washington Examiner In a Sunday article for the New York Times, Sarah Leonard argues for socialism. Socialist leaders such as Bernie Sanders and Jeremy Corbyn, Leonard says, are working with a coalition of young leftists to serve millennials. An editor at The Nation, Leonard’s case fixes on three points. First, […]

They call me a unicorn: Millennial, minority, female, and conservative

This past year America has seen people try to redefine their identity. When people see me, a 21-year-old college student who comes from Spanish descent, they immediately think that I am a liberal. For some reason, being a conservative is associated with old white men who have billions of dollars and want to rule America. […]

“Medieval”: California Governor bashes U.S. in China, signs his own climate agreement

Following President Trump’s decision to have the United States depart from the Paris Climate Accord, individual states and cities have taken steps to partner with them on their own. With little to no surprise, California announced its climate agreement with China this week. Yes, that China.  How quaint. If there was any mystery of what […]

Infrastructure Week, like much of Trump’s agenda, has been Russia-ed

This week was to be Infrastructure Week, the week President Trump revealed details of his agenda to rebuild crumbling American infrastructure and reclaim transportation as an issue Republicans control. What happened to Infrastructure Week? Russia. Russia took over the news, yet again, as former FBI Director James Comey is set to testify before the Senate […]

JFK 100: “Ask not” would be shunned by today’s entitled liberals

Many have written about how this week marked the 100th anniversary of the birth of former President John F. Kennedy. His most memorable quote is, “Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.” How times have changed. President Kennedy’s statement would sound blasphemous to today’s liberals, many of whom […]

Trump to end Obama’s Cuba deal? Cuba needs more free trade, not less

According to reports, President Trump is considering reversing President Obama’s actions toward Cuba. For decades, America’s attempts to isolate Cuba never produced the desired outcome. We wanted regime change. We wanted to punish dictators who worked with our enemies to threaten us. We wanted our protectionist policies to hurt the Cuban economy so badly that […]

I am not a progressive feminist

Looking back at history, women attained the right to vote due to the women’s suffrage movement. Afterward, in the 1960s, women achieved the milestone of progression in the United States to work outside of the traditional gender roles from the housewife to the modern day career woman. The feminist movement of our nation’s past overcame […]

To my liberal college: Thank you for turning me into a conservative

“I think government taking care of those without health insurance is noble. I think Wall Street is greedy. I think we need a higher minimum wage. I don’t think the rich pay their fair share. I think that just because there is Freedom of Speech, that doesn’t give someone a license to be hateful. I […]