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Here Are the Top 10 Companies Most Loved By Conservatives

The rift in corporate America tied to political leanings seems to be a combination of branding, political campaign contributions, and reputations …

The Uncool and Immoral Fight for $15

Three myths behind higher minimum-wage laws.<p>Our lecturer-in-chief recently informed the class that “it’s not cool to not know what you’re talking …

Socialism for the Uninformed

Testing easy assumptions against facts reveals uncomfortable truths.<p>Socialism sounds great. It has always sounded great. And it will probably always …

It's Anything but a SNAP

Monday through Friday, when our four kids come home from school they want a snack. Now, what I give them to eat is always a balancing act between …

Agriculture

Sanders Pressed by Univision Reporter to Address Socialism’s Failures in Latin America — See How He Reacts

Democratic presidential contender Sen. Bernie Sanders (Vt.) refused to address socialism’s impact on Latin America during a recent interview with the Spanish-language Univision.<p>As first reported by Newsbusters, Sanders was asked by Univision’s Leon Krauze to explain how socialism has failed the …

Lenovo video teases return of Motorola’s iconic RAZR flip phone

Motorola’s RAZR surely stands as one of the most recognizable phones of yesteryear (although myself I preferred the Samsung Trace) — and while the brand has been desultorily maintained for Verizon’s dubious benefit, a new video from Lenovo suggests a more serious throwback device is nearly at hand, …

Ralph Nader Rips Idea of 'Microaggressions'

Former presidential candidate and activist Ralph Nader has criticized the rising outrage over "microaggressions" as he mounts a campaign against …

Harvard Law School

Bathroom Insanity and the 2016 Race (Updated)

In its latest assault on traditional Americans mores, federalism, the separation of powers, and common sense, the Obama administration is now …

LGBTQI

In Venezuela, Socialism Is Killing Venezuelans

It is difficult to fathom the level of economic and social degradation occurring today in Venezuela under <i>chavismo</i>, the movement founded by the late …

New viral video shows Clinton 'lying for 13 minutes straight'

Hillary Clinton is under fire in a new online viral video that purports to show her lying or changing her tune “for 13 minutes straight,” tapping into widespread voter sentiment that the Democratic frontrunner is untrustworthy.<p>The video, which has picked up nearly 7 million hits on YouTube, is a …

Escape from ISIS: Former prisoners tell of life in terror army's dungeons

By day, they faced torture and the constant threat of execution at the hands of their ISIS captors. At night, they used a stolen piece of jagged metal to scrape the crumbling wall of their prison until last week, when they had fashioned a hole big enough to squeeze through.<p>A 30-year-old man who was …

Senate Passes Legislation Allowing Families of 9/11 Victims to Sue Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate passed legislation Tuesday that would allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia, rejecting the fierce objections of a U.S. ally and setting Congress on a collision course with the Obama administration.<p>The Justice Against Sponsors of …

Not Long Ago, Bernie Sanders’ Wife Was College President. Now the School’s Closing Under ‘Crushing Weight of Debt.’

Burlington College in Vermont just graduated its class of 2016 over the weekend. But as of May 27, the school will end its programs for good.<p>Speaking at a campus press conference Monday, President Carol A. Moore and Dean of Operations and Advancement Coralee Holm tearfully expressed how …

The Cost of Obamacare

Obamacare has caused health insurance premiums to skyrocket. It has caused millions of Americans who liked their health plans to lose their health …

Health Care

'Blue Lives Matter' display defaced at Dartmouth, college Republicans say

A display at Dartmouth College honoring law enforcement officers was removed Friday and replaced with Black Lives Matter signs after just one day, members of the Dartmouth College Republicans said.<p>In place of the “Blue Lives Matter” tribute, which was created during National Police Week, were four …

Dr. Keith Ablow: Transgender Extremism Is the Biggest Issue in America

I believe I was the first person in America to predict that the issues at the core of transgenderism would not only come center stage, but cause deeper discord than nearly any other issue facing the United States.<p>Well, now the Department of Education is warning states that public school students of …

Sanders Presidency a Path to Financial Ruin

A tiny Vermont college announced Monday that it would close its doors by the end of the month, thanks to the " the crushing weight of debt" accrued …

Bernie Sanders

A Sad Video Highlights the Contradictions and Tragedy of the Transgender Moment

The video below is one of the sadder short clips I’ve seen. In it, a teenage boy who calls himself Claire dons a bikini top, adopts exaggerated …

Marco Rubio makes case against Donald Trump's foreign policy

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Sen. Marco Rubio on Tuesday argued against the U.S. foreign policy vision that presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump has laid out.<p>The Florida Republican sharply rebuked Trump's arguments that the U.S. should scale down its global presence in favor of focusing on domestic …

Nothing Changed Yesterday—And Trump Is Still Not on the Path to Nomination

Before we begin debunking, let’s start with the obvious: It was undoubtedly a good night for Trump and unsurprisingly so, as NR’s Henry Olsen …

21st Century Socialism Brings No Toilet Paper, TV, Or Long Distance Phone Service To Venezuela

In 2005, the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez moved quickly to remodel his nation by weaving “21st Century Socialism” into its socioeconomic …

Venezuela

A Popular Conservative Alternative to Obamacare

In a recent piece at <i>New York Magazine</i>, Jonathan Chait writes that “Republican alternatives to Obamacare have lain just over the horizon for half a …

Health Care

Harrison Ford back as Indiana Jones for fifth film, directed by Steven Spielberg

Long-mooted instalment in archeologist’s adventures to reunite star, director and producer George Lucas, and be released in 2019<p>Related: Indiana Jones and the Tide of Ageism: why such a reaction to the fifth film?<p>Indiana Jones has not hung up his fedora just yet: Disney have announced the …

Trump said Muslims hate America. Rubio fired back.

Donald Trump doubled down on his latest Islamophobic comments at Thursday night's debate — and got some strong pushback from Marco Rubio and the …

Marco Rubio for the GOP, but no endorsement for either Democrat

This year the Ides of March brings presidential voting to Illinois — a state whose primary often falls so late that it's irrelevant to the nomination process. In 2016, though, Illinois can have impact.<p>This primary cycle, with its bizarre script and high voter turnouts, has a powerful protagonist: …

Mitt Romney responds to the meanest things said about him by Donald Trump and supporters

Last week, Romney made a nationally televised speech imploring fellow Republicans not to vote for Trump during the primaries. That was just part of the Republican party's efforts to stop Trump's almost-certain win of the party's nomination.<p>In an act of genius, Kimmel adopted his popular "Mean …

Marco Rubio: Stay in the race, fight in Florida

You have to wonder why Donald Trump and Ted Cruz want Marco Rubio to drop out of the presidential race, so badly.<p>Donald claims he wants to take Ted …

'Free' college in Europe isn't really free

While Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has garnered populist support with his debt-free college proposal, several economists recently told NPR's "Planet Money" that they don't like the plan.<p>Their main gripe: The plan should target students who actually need free tuition rather than …

Conservative group releases brutal anti-Trump ads featuring veterans calling him a 'con man'

The ads, from the conservative American Future Fund, feature veterans disavowing Trump's statements about prisoners of war and end with the text: "Trump's a phony. Stop him now."<p>In one ad, former Special Forces commander Michael Waltz, who served in Afghanistan, said that Trump "hasn't served this …