Conservative POV

Why Amazon buying Whole Foods does not mean the end of grocery stores

The story about Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods Market broke only a little over a week ago, yet it has already been told over, and over again, from almost every possible angle. Most stories have used phrases like “sending shockwaves across both the online and brick-and-mortar industries,” while …

eCommerce

US-India Could Be World’s Next Great Global Partnership

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump will meet for the first time on Monday. Their conversation will set the tone for …

India

Supreme Court to decide if gay rights trump everyone else's rights

The Supreme Court announced Monday it will tackle a culture war powder keg – should a Christian baker who opposes gay marriage on religious grounds be <b>forced to participate in a gay wedding?</b><p>In other words, do gay rights trump everyone else’s rights?<p><b>Click here to for a free subscription to Todd’s</b> …

Equality

Surprise, Surprise: Study Shows Seattle’s Minimum Wage Hike Hurt Low-Wage Workers’ Earnings

The minimum wage increase in Seattle to $13 an hour for large employers—the highest rate in the country—had major negative consequences for low-wage …

Social Justice

Gutfeld: The country who knew too much

I'm seeing it everywhere -- an irritating, repetitive tic in which people insert their feelings regarding Donald Trump into conversations, interviews and articles that aren’t even remotely about him. It's now a reflex.<p>You could read a piece about a new album, and invariably, the writer begins with …

Opinion

Christian Baker Fears Loss of ‘Everything’ Unless Supreme Court Upholds Right Not to Make Cakes for Gay Marriages

By deciding to hear the appeal of a Colorado baker, the Supreme Court could make its first ruling next year on whether government may coerce some …

Equality

He's Back! Berlusconi takes center stage in Italy

Never count a showman out. Whether the name is Trump, Clinton (Bill, not the other one), or in this case, Berlusconi.<p>Yes, the one-time cruise boat crooner who became a Midas-like media magnate and later served as Italy’s prime minister three times, exhumed himself from the political cemetery this …

Opinion

Justice Thomas Calls Out the Supreme Court for Not Believing in the Second Amendment

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas had stern words for his colleagues when the court declined to hear a case challenging California’s handgun …

Gun Control

Antifa Opens ‘Self-Defense’ Training Gym in Chicago (Floral Hats Not Provided)

An Antifa group in Chicago called the “Haymaker Collective” recently began raising money on Indiegogo for an “anti-fascist, anti-sexist, anti-racist” …

Self Defense

Fired black liberal professor who mocked white people goes on unhinged rant, cries ‘racism’

Essex County College professor Lisa Durden’s explosive debate with Fox News’ Tucker Carlson resulted in her eventual firing from the higher learning institution, but she wasn’t going out without a bang.<p>In the segment — which aired in early June — with Carlson, Durden mocked white people over Black …

Racism

NOT Fake News: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Loretta Lynch Now ALL Under Investigation

You wouldn't know it from the mainstream media, but President Donald Trump is <i>not</i> under FBI investigation (repeat: NOT).<p>But you know who is? Hillary …

Hillary Clinton

The Senate Should Offer a Range of Options to Encourage Continuous Insurance Coverage

As Senate Republicans work on legislation to start reversing Obamacare’s damage to insurance markets, one problem they need to address is the …

Insurance

Quebec Festival Accused of Racism Because Black Men Pushed Float Carrying White People

A video from the parade in Montreal to celebrate the city’s Francophone culture is creating a stir. The video shows a singer atop a float that’s …

Racism

Kennedy retirement would trigger huge SCOTUS battle

Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy is rumored to be poised to announce his retirement and, if it happens, it will trigger a confirmation battle that could make the fight over Neil Gorsuch look like a playground skirmish.<p>That’s because Gorsuch replaced Antonin Scalia, who was a reliable …

Judiciary

Hundreds of lawmakers who want Trump’s tax returns unwilling to release their own

Hundreds of lawmakers on Capitol Hill have for months demanded that President Donald Trump release his tax returns, but very few elected officials are actually willing to share their own.<p>The Capitol Hill-based newspaper Roll Call reached out to every member of Congress — more than 500 total — and …

Donald Trump

DISGUSTING: Writer For ‘Bill Nye’ Tweets That Steve Scalise Deserved To Be Shot

Standup comedian and Netflix's <i>Bill Nye Saves The World</i> writer Marcella Arguello thinks House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, one of those "old ass …

Steve Scalise

Fast and Furious Whistleblower Says He Became An ‘Enemy of the State’

It’s one of the longest running Congressional investigations of our time: the probe into Fast and Furious. The government’s secret operation to watch …

Government

University of Delaware Fires Professor Who Said Otto Warmbier ‘Got Exactly What He Deserved’

An anthropology professor at the University of Delaware who made caustic comments about Otto Warmbier, saying the student “got exactly what he …

Culture

‘Black Lives Matter’ org throws a fit over police presence at NYC Pride March, demands ‘safe space’

An offshoot of the Black Lives Matter movement, #BlackLivesMatter NYC, demanded that NYPD vacate Sunday’s Pride Marches, claiming that law enforcement presented a threat to black people.<p>#BlackLivesMatter NYC boasts over 20k fans on Facebook and organizes pro-black events “from the Bronx to …

Black Lives Matter

Supreme Court Agrees To Hear the Case Of the Baker Forced Into Gay Serfdom

Back in March 2013, RedState’s managing editor, Erick Erickson, posted what I think is a seminal piece on the culture wars. It is titled You Will Be …

Equality

CNN source: "People will be disciplined" over retracted Russia reporting

It must have sounded like a great scoop. CNN reporter Thomas Frank heard from a single source that claimed the Senate Intelligence Committee was …

Donald Trump

WWF: England Rivers Running Dry

According to the WWF, a quarter of England's rivers are running dry and could have a major impact on wildlife.

Water

5 Sensible, Low-Cost Ways To Reform Our Broken Immigration System

Americans want to fix to our immigration crisis, but seem to hear little but seemingly unappetizing solutions. Deport millions or undermine the rule …

Immigration

Prufrock: The Slow Death of the Electric Guitar, the Art of the Table, and San Francisco's Fires

<b>Reviews and News:</b><p>The bewitching charms of Patience Gray: “As a food writer Patience Gray (1917–2005) merits shelf-space with M.F.K. Fisher, Elizabeth …

Electric Guitar

If Congress Is Serious About Tax Reform, It Should Stop Passing Bills Like This

House Speaker Paul Ryan doubled down earlier this month on getting tax reform done by the end of the year.<p>He said he hopes to put a tax bill on …

Tax Reform

Alert: At Least 150 Confirmed Dead, Dozens More Injured

Advertisement - story continues below<p>At least 150 people were killed and 100 more injured in eastern Pakistan when an overturned tanker truck …

Pakistan

Top Feminist Slammed for Saying Female-Only Spa Shouldn’t Admit Trans Women

Canadian journalist Meghan Murphy has impeccably ‘woke’ credentials. She is the Founder and Editor of <i>Feminist Current</i>, which bills itself as …

Feminism

Democrat tries to slam meetings with Russians, falls flat on her face

A tweet from Senator Claire McCaskill (D-Miss.) has already embarrassed her once but it turns out to be the gift that keeps on giving. While she claimed that she had never met with a Russian ambassador ever, it’s been discovered that she did much more than that.<p>The original tweet read, “I’ve been …

foreign

Chuck Todd doesn’t even bother to ask Bernie Sanders about the FBI investigation of Sanders’ wife

NBC’s Chuck Todd had many questions for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) during on “Meet the Press” Sunday, but the topic of the FBI’s investigation into Sanders and his wife Jane’s alleged bank fraud was never addressed.<p>Reports surfaced last month that Sanders’ wife was being investigated by the FBI …

Bernie Sanders

President Trump, These Regulations Are Killing Us

Drones are the greatest thing in transportation since the jumbo jet and the automobile. They’re a liberating technology that allows for great new …

Drones