Politics

College boots ex-Delta Force hero after complaint from LGBT activists

College boots ex-Delta Force hero after complaint from LGBT activists

Jerry Boykin is the kind of man you’d want teaching your sons – a good and decent man, an honorable man – a Christian man. For the past nine years the retired lieutenant general has taught leadership and ethics at Hampden-Sydney College, a highly regarded, all-male school based in Virginia. By many accounts – he is beloved and deeply respected […]

by · May 20, 2016 · Politics
Oklahoma legislators pass near-total abortion ban that criminalizes providers

Oklahoma legislators pass near-total abortion ban that criminalizes providers

A bill that would make performing an abortion a felony punishable by three years in prison passed the Oklahoma legislature on Thursday, shifting controversy surrounding the measure on to the state’s anti-abortion leader, Governor Mary Fallin. The bill, which opposing legislators say is patently unconstitutional, is almost unprecedented in modern times: a near-total ban on abortion. If it becomes law, any doctor […]

by · May 19, 2016 · Politics
NATO finalises military build-up to counter Russia

NATO finalises military build-up to counter Russia

Brussels (AFP) – NATO foreign ministers were on Thursday finalising the alliance’s biggest military build-up since the end of the Cold War to counter what they see as a more aggressive and unpredictable Russia. NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said the two-day meeting would address “all the important issues” to prepare for a “landmark” summit in Poland in July. There, NATO […]

by · May 19, 2016 · Politics
Hillary Clinton: Donald Trump not qualified to be president

Hillary Clinton: Donald Trump not qualified to be president

Hillary Clinton labeled her Republican rival Donald Trump “divisive and dangerous” and “unmoored” on Thursday, saying his recent behavior shows he’s not qualified to be president. The Democratic presidential front-runner unleashed her sharpest attacks yet on Trump, the presumptive GOP nominee, in an exclusive interview with CNN’s Chris Cuomo in Park Ridge, Illinois. Click here for more.

by · May 19, 2016 · Politics
Trump tops Clinton, both seen as deeply flawed candidates

Trump tops Clinton, both seen as deeply flawed candidates

Donald Trump tops Hillary Clinton in a hypothetical head-to-head matchup, according to a new Fox News Poll that also finds majorities of voters feel both frontrunners lack strong moral values and will say anything to get elected. Trump has a 45-42 percent edge over Clinton, if the presidential election were held today.  That’s within the poll’s margin of sampling error.  […]

by · May 18, 2016 · Politics
Dems’ new fear: Sanders revolt could upend Democratic convention

Dems’ new fear: Sanders revolt could upend Democratic convention

Sen. Barbara Boxer, a veteran of Democratic politics, says she never saw anything quite like this before. Loud cursing, shouting, obscene gestures and vile insults, including crude comments about the female anatomy. It was all on display over the weekend as supporters of Bernie Sanders turned the Nevada State Democratic Convention into chaos. Click here for more.

by · May 18, 2016 · Politics

Bernie Sanders can’t afford to stay silent any longer

A lot of Democrats don’t want to admit it, but Donald Trump isn’t the only presidential candidate playing with fire and recklessly courting an angry mob. Read more here

by · May 18, 2016 · Politics

DONALD TRUMP UNVEILS LIST OF HIS TOP PICKS FOR SUPREME COURT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee for president, released Wednesday a list of 11 potential Supreme Court justices he plans to vet to fill the seat of late Justice Antonin Scalia if he’s elected to the White House. Click here for full article.  

by · May 18, 2016 · Politics