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Military lifts ban on transgenders serving on active duty

Time.com is reporting that the Pentagon will no longer bar transgender people from serving in the armed forces. In a statement, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said that the existing regulations against transgender service members were “outdated” and “causing uncertainty” that distracts troop commanders. As a fourth generation veteran, this decision frightens me to no end.  Not […]
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#MOGov Jay Nixon gets $50k for vetoing #RTW

Yes.  I know you’re having difficulty hearing me over the din of Democrats still whining about Citizens United, the Koch brothers and all of the Republican money influencing politics to the detriment of everyone.  But bear up my friends!  Our very own do nothing figure head of Missouri, Governor Jay Nixon (D) MO places the going rate […]
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Discrimination & Liberty #WalterWilliams #RFRA

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act that Governor Pence of Indiana just signed into law really opened a flood gate of intolerant ignorance from the usual suspects on the left and a few surprising ones on the right.  People actually think this bill makes it legal to beat kids, refuse to serve homosexuals, and blacks, and […]
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Racial tensions escalate in St. Louis metro area

Two incidences here in St. Louis have many residents questioning just how we can move forward from the Mike Brown shooting, protests, burning of Ferguson and the still heightened racial tensions oppressing the area.  I can only posit, what did you expect?  If you keep drumming up hate, how can you be shocked when it […]
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ESPN’s Stephen Smith wants blacks to vote Republican

While speaking at Vanderbilt University’s Impact Symposium ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith said “for just one election every black in America should vote Republican.”   Smith has a penchant for telling inconvenient truths.  This most recent statement on black voting patterns is quite the doozy as reported by CNSnews.com: “From what I’ve read, Barry Goldwater is going against […]
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#iNotRacist app helps you prove you aren’t a racist!

Wanna prove you aren’t a racist? Are you like, so not a racist?  Perfect, this app is def for you. The iNotRacist app includes a point system, racial trivia (and badges,) dating service, tracks your benevolent activities, ranks your friends and relatives’ racism,  simply put, it’s everything people!!!  What more could you ask for? This is obviously […]
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CPAC day one recap… The #CarlyFiorina Edition

There were excellent speeches from the main stage at CPAC yesterday; of note were Chris Christie, who is an excellent speaker and very comfortable taking questions, Scott Walker and Carly Fiorina. Governor Scott Walker is definitely running and made that even more clear in his evening speech, which was excellent. But by far the very […]