A new lawsuit could set a precedent for limiting free speech on the Internet. It’s an interesting moment when Neo-Nazis clash with a well-funded left-leaning organization over an issue in which there is a mix of right and wrong on both sides. See what happens when you try to outlaw offensive opinion the same as you outlaw extortion.
Judicial Watch is suing the State Department and the US Agency for International Development to obtain records relating to $4.8 million in American taxpayer money that went to George Soros’ Open Society Foundations. Although the OSF says the money was used for praiseworthy causes, the truth can be seen in what the recipients of these funds actually do.
An increasing number of private medical groups now are offering ‘concierge care’, charging a monthly or yearly membership fee, and then providing nearly unlimited care at rates that are dramatically lower than insurance premiums. Physicians and nurse practitioners in these groups are free to treat patients as they see fit, not as directed by insurance companies.
Polish Interior Minister Mariusz Błaszczak said that “The policy of multiculturalism in Western Europe is bringing about a bloody harvest in the form of terrorist attacks.” He went on to declare that his country will not fall prey to the violence sweeping across much of Europe due to the open borders.
An anonymous source says that US authorities will seek the arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for intelligence leaks dating back to 2010. The FBI and CIA have admitted that the Vault #7 CIA data published by Wikileaks was not hacked by the Russians, and they are searching for the insider who leaked the documents. Assange has been given political asylum in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, but pressure may be applied to bring him to the US to face charges.
Fresno, California: Kori Ali Muhammad, a 39-year old black man, was arrested for killing three white people while shouting “Allahu Akbar!” AP reported the gunman as saying “God is great” and later corrected their story. The shooter told police he hates white people. He is being charged with a hate crime, instead of terrorism.
Conservative commentator Ann Coulter’s April 27th appearance at UC Berkeley was cancelled by the school, citing security concerns. The group that invited Coulter believes she was banned because she demanded that UC Chancellor Janet Napolitano ask the Oakland police chief not to order his officers to stand-down if unrest ensued.
Advertisements creating fear over the possibility that lower drug prices will lead to lower quality and drug reactions have been appearing in newspapers to diminish support for new bills designed to lower drug prices. These ads were placed by organizations that have ties to the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, which wants to keep drug prices high.
Dr. Kang Lee headed a pair of studies at the University of Toronto that he says show that all babies are biased in favor of their own race even when they are just six months old. Commentator, Tucker Carlson, warns that the studies will legitimize government becoming even more deeply involved in teaching attitudes to children and will further diminish the role of parents and families.
Turkey: A national referendum won by a slim majority, 51% to 49%, gives dictatorial power to President Erdogan by replacing the parliamentary system with an executive presidency. The term limits for Erdogan will be extended, he will be able to directly appoint top public officials, the president will decide whether to impose a state of emergency, and he will have the power to override the judiciary.