Should Your Tax Dollars Pay for a Speaker Who Said Obeying the Police is ‘A Violation of God’?

In February, the U.S. Census Bureau paid civil rights figure and "comedian" Dick Gregory $1,400 to be the keynote speaker at its Black History Month event. An official announcement promised that during his February 11 speech, Gregory would "share a wealth of history as a Civil Rights Activist" (sic). Instead, Gregory used the opportunity to say that teaching young men to obey police officers was a … [Read more...]

False Hope is on the Way

The Wall Street Journal has reportedthe new Democratic 527 organization “Win Back Respect” – which recently aired a series of commercials accusing the president of secretly plotting to bring back the draft – is set to air a campaign ad featuring the father-in-law of one of the 9/11 victims criticizing George W. Bush’s foreign policy. (Remember the outrage when George W. Bush featured a few … [Read more...]

Deflecting Draft Demagoguery

The House Republican leadership decisively quashed a shameful Democratic whisper campaign Tuesday night, voting en masse against a bill that would reinstate the draft. Hoping to put this rumor to rest, House Republicans shot down H.R. 163 by a vote of 402-2. A pair of “liberal” Democrats cast the two affirmative votes. For months, the fever swamps of the Left have claimed President Bush stood … [Read more...]

The Left’s Dunce of Death

Cartoonist Ted Rall struck again early last week, this time publicly stating that Ronald Reagan is currently in Hell “turning crispy brown right about now.” Rall defended his repugnant treatment of the fallen national hero, saying, “Reagan was a public figure and he was an idiot.” Rall then re-affirmed, “If there is a Hell, this guy is in it.” Rall still had enough invective left over to fill his … [Read more...]

The Antiwar Movement’s Nazi Connection

In the run-up to the liberation of Iraq, conservatives were tempted to say the entire antiwar movement represented nothing more than a conglomeration of Stalinists, Castroites, and Islamists. Such a description would not do justice to the "peace" movement: it would omit the role of vicious anti-Semites. FrontPage Magazine recently exposed the neo-Nazi Bill White’s Overthrow.com ("The Bottom of the … [Read more...]